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Schomp, Virginia

Overview
Works: 102 works in 220 publications in 1 language and 26,616 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Personal narratives‡vAmerican  Personal narratives  Records and correspondence  Sources 
Roles: Author
Classifications: QE862.O65, 567.915
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Virginia Schomp
New York by Virginia Schomp( Book )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 1,127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surveys the geography, history, economy, people, and state highlights of New York
The ancient Greeks by Virginia Schomp( Book )

4 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and held by 899 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the rise and fall of Greek civilization from the Bronze Age to the Roman conquest, discussing the history, culture, mythology, and legacy of the Ancient Greeks
Ankylosaurus : and other armored plant-eaters by Virginia Schomp( Book )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 793 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical characteristics and behavior of Ankylosaurus and other armored plant-eating dinosaurs
Ancient India by Virginia Schomp( Book )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 763 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the history, religion, and social customs of ancient India, including their love and respect for all animals
Ancient Mesopotamia : the Sumerians, Babylonians, and Assyrians by Virginia Schomp( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 742 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores Sumerian, Babylonian, and Assyrian cultures, discussing social structure, lifestyles, and the military in these societies. The rich, full-color interior has a strong, engaging design that will draw in young readers. At 100+ pages, this series offers substantially more information than other books for young readers available in paperback. Contains several special features, such as a biographical dictionary, which describes important figures in the civilization, and a timeline. Explain and give examples of how language, literature, the arts, architecture, other artifacts, traditions, beliefs, values, and behaviors contribute to the development and transmission of culture. Identify and use key concepts such as chronology, causality, change, conflict, and complexity to explain, analyze, and show connections among patterns of historical change and continuity. Identify and describe selected historical periods and patterns of change within and across cultures. Demonstrate an understanding of concepts such as role, status, and social class in describing the interactions of individuals and social groups. Examine and describe the influence of culture on scientific and technological choices and advancements, such as in transportation, medicine, and warfare
The ancient Chinese by Virginia Schomp( Book )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 707 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It pesents the civilization of ancient China, discussing aspects of daily life for different social classes and reviewing some of the contributions made to later civilizations. The emperor was at the top of society in ancient China. Nobles and civil servants tended to his needs and assisted in managing the government. The majority of people in ancient China were peasant farmers, merchants, and craft workers. The Chinese are credited with many important inventions, including the iron plow and magnetic compass. They also developed materials, such as silk and paper. Focusing mainly on the Shang, Zhou, Qin, and Han dynasties, this book explores ancient China through its social structure. It takes a look at its people and details the duties of an emperor, the activities of a merchant, and much more. It also describes some of the discoveries and writings that have led to our present-day understanding of this fascinating civilization
World War II by Virginia Schomp( Book )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 639 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates the story of World War II through the letters, diaries, and oral accounts of the people who worked, watched, and waited at home
The Civil War by Virginia Schomp( Book )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates the story of the Civil War through the letters, diaries, and oral accounts of the people who worked, watched, and waited at home
The Vietnam War by Virginia Schomp( Book )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates the story of the Vietnam War through the letters, diaries, and oral accounts of the people who worked, watched, and waited at home
The ancient Egyptians by Virginia Schomp( Book )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A retelling of several key ancient Egyptian myths, with background information describing the history, geography, belief systems, and customs of the ancient Egyptians"--Provided by publisher
Slavery and resistance by Anne Devereaux Jordan( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Describes slavery in the United States from colonial times up to the Civil War"--Provided by publisher
The Vikings by Virginia Schomp( Book )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at the civilization of the Vikings, discussing aspects of daily life for different social classes and reviewing the contributions made to later civilizations
Archaeopteryx and other flying dinosaurs by Virginia Schomp( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents information about the Avialan dinosaur family including time lines and a dinosaur family tree
Apatosaurus : and other giant, long-necked plant-eaters by Virginia Schomp( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the traits and habits of Apatosaurus and other giant long-necked plant-eaters
How to protect your business by Neil W Sandler( Book )

4 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Triceratops : and other horned plant-eaters by Virginia Schomp( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses traits and habitats of Triceratops and other dinosaurs that are horned, such as the Chasmosaurus and Torosuarus
Stegosaurus : and other plate-backed plant-eaters by Virginia Schomp( Book )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical characteristics and behavior of Stegosaurus and other plate-backed plant-eating dinosaurs
If you were a-- ballet dancer by Virginia Schomp( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Depicts a typical day for a ballet dancer, from warm-up exercises and lessons, to rehearsals, preparation, and finally a performance
If you were a-- firefighter by Virginia Schomp( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains what firefighters do and what equipment they use to put out fires
If you were a-- veterinarian by Virginia Schomp( Book )

2 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the work of veterinarians, who deal with many kinds of animals
 
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Ancient Mesopotamia : the Sumerians, Babylonians, and Assyrians
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The ancient GreeksAnkylosaurus : and other armored plant-eatersAncient IndiaAncient Mesopotamia : the Sumerians, Babylonians, and AssyriansThe ancient ChineseWorld War IIThe Civil WarThe Vietnam War