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Adamson, Lynda G.

Overview
Works: 20 works in 101 publications in 1 language and 15,437 library holdings
Genres: Bibliography  History  Bibliographies  CD-ROM catalogs  Fiction  Juvenile works  Handbooks and manuals  Outlines and syllabi  Catalogs  Lists 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS374.H5, 016.8088381
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Most widely held works by Lynda G Adamson
American historical fiction by Lynda G Adamson( )

9 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 2,032 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Organized by time period, the entries include author, title, date of publication, number of pages, content notes, setting, main characters, and, where applicable, genres, awards, and series/sequel information ... This work should be a boon to reader's advisory and collection development librarians needing to build specific areas of the collection." Libr J
Literature connections to world history, K-6 : resources to enhance and entice by Lynda G Adamson( )

5 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 1,838 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Resource connects historical fiction, biography, history books, CD-ROMs, and videotapes for individual grade levels within specific time periods and geographic areas
Literature connections to world history, 7-12 : resources to enhance and entice by Lynda G Adamson( )

5 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 1,715 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Resource connects historical fiction, biography, history books, CD-ROMs, and videotapes for individual grade levels within specific time periods and geographic areas
World historical fiction : an annotated guide to novels for adults and young adults by Lynda G Adamson( )

9 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 1,698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Based on World historical guide by Daniel D. McGarry and Sarah Harriman White published 1973 by Scarecrow Press. This title annotates 'more than 6000 works ... Primary arrangement is by areas of the world, and then by time periods within each area.'" Booklist
Thematic guide to the American novel by Lynda G Adamson( )

14 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 1,424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Also includes Appendix A: Additional selected themes and topics followed by a list of American novels: AFRICAN AMERICANS: Absalom, Absalom! -- The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn -- The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman -- The bear -- Beloved -- The bluest eye -- The color purple -- The confessions of Nat Turner -- Devil in a blue dress -- Fallen angels -- Fried green tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe -- A gathering of old men -- Go tell it on the mountain -- The hiding place -- Invisible man -- A lesson before dying -- Light in August -- The lilies of the field -- Linden hills -- Mama -- Mama day -- Middle passage -- Native son -- Our nig -- Passing -- Ragtime -- Song of Solomon -- Sound and the fury -- Sula -- Tar baby -- Their eyes were watching God -- To kill a mockingbird -- Uncle Tom's cabin -- Waiting to exhale -- The women of Brewster place -- Yellow raft in blue water. BILDUNGSROMAN: All the king's men -- All the pretty horses -- Annie John -- April morning -- The bean trees -- The bear -- Bless me, Ultima -- Bluest eye -- Brown girl, brownstones -- The catcher in the rye -- Ceremony -- Chocolate war -- chosen -- Cold sassy tree -- Deliverance -- Folded leaf -- Fools crow -- Foxfire -- Great Santini -- The house on mango street -- How the Garcia girls lost their accents -- The human comedy -- Invisible man -- Member of the wedding -- The moviegoer -- Native son -- River runs through it -- Sister Carrie -- To kill a mockingbird -- A tree grows in Brooklyn -- Yellow raft in blue water. CHINESE AND CHINESE AMERICANS: Bone -- The good earth -- Joy luck club -- Kitchen god's wife -- Woman warrior
Literature connections to American history, K-6 : resources to enhance and entice by Lynda G Adamson( )

5 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 1,395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lists of fiction picture books and informational books, CD-ROMs and videos arranged by historical period and then by grade level. The lists are followed by an annotated bibliography of the books, CD-ROMs, and videos that are cited
Literature connections to American history, 7-12 : resources to enhance and entice by Lynda G Adamson( )

4 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 1,356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This bibliography is divided into two main parts. The first part lists authors and titles in the categories of historical fiction, biography, collective biography, history trade book, CD-ROM, and videotape within specific time periods according to grade levels. The second part contains annotated bibliographies of titles listed in the first part: books, CD-ROMS, and videotapes
Recreating the past : a guide to American and world historical fiction for children and young adults by Lynda G Adamson( )

6 editions published in 1994 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,073 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An annotated bibliography of 970 recommended American and world titles published to early 1994
Thematic guide to popular nonfiction by Lynda G Adamson( )

7 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 1,016 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Notable women in world history : a guide to recommended biographies and autobiographies by Lynda G Adamson( Book )

11 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The entry for each of the women includes "the woman's name, dates of birth and death, field of endeavor, and place of birth ... short biographical sketch ... father's name and known employment ... marriage ... [and] accomplishments and awards or recognition."--Introduction, p. xii-xiii
Notable women in American history : a guide to recommended biographies and autobiographies by Lynda G Adamson( Book )

5 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A reference guide to historical fiction for children and young adults by Lynda G Adamson( Book )

8 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes essays about the historical fiction of award-winning authors, brief biographical sketches, a discussion of treatment of themes and symbols, listings of novels according to setting dates and locales as well as reading levels and interest levels, a bibliography of primary historical fiction sources, and a bibliography of secondary sources about the authors. Organized in dictionary form
Literature links to world history, K-12 : resources to enhance and entice by Lynda G Adamson( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"From classics like The Diary of Anne Frank to biographies of famous women and men, books are an ideal way to connect kids to history and other cultures. Literature Links to World History, K-12: Resources to Enhance and Entice brings together over 3,000 titles for specific grade levels, including Historical fiction, biography and collective biography, history trade, graphic historical novels, graphic biographies, and graphic histories, plus appropriate CDs and DVDs. Arranged by time period and geographic area throughout world history, the resource covers titles in print and positively reviewed by major journals. Each title offers a different perspective or overview of historical events or personages that will enrich readers and entice them to explore additional sources. Annotations include bibliographical information, a short overview of content, and applicable awards."--Jacket
Literature links to American history, 7-12 : resources to enhance and entice by Lynda G Adamson( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Covering everything from the American Revolution, slavery and abolition, and World War II to women's rights and the history of Coca-Cola, Literature Links to American History, 7-12: Resources to enhance and entice connects a broad range of genres and formats-including fiction, biography, graphic novels, CDs and DVDs-to American history."--Back cover
Literature Connections to American History K6 : Resources to Enhance and Entice by Lynda G Adamson( )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Identifying thousands of historical fiction novels, biographies, history trade books, CD-ROMs, and videotapes, this book helps you locate resources on American history for students. Each book presents information in two sections. In the first part, titles are listed according to grade levels within eras and further organized according to product type. The books cover American history from North America Before 1600 and The American Colonies, 1600-1774 to The Mid-Twentieth Century, 1946-1975 and Since 1975. The second section has annotated bibliographies that describe each title and includes pub
A content analysis of values in Rosemary Sutcliff's historical fiction for children by Lynda G Adamson( )

5 editions published between 1981 and 1986 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American Historical Fiction : an Annotated Guide to Novels for Adults and Young Adults by Lynda G Adamson( )

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

American historical fiction: an annotated guide to novels for adults and young adults( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Results of the children's literature Assembly's survey of teaching in U.S. colleges and universities by Lynda G Adamson( )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Onderzoek gedaan in 251 instituten naar de aard en de mate waarin het vak Jeugdliteratuur wordt gegeven. De uitvoerige respons toont zowel cijfers als titelmateriaal en gaat in op gebruikte vakboeken, bibliografiee╠łn en methodes. De aanpak verschilt naar vakgebied
Literature connections to world history, 7-12 : resources to enhance and entice by Lynda G Adamson( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Thematic guide to popular nonfiction
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Literature connections to world history, K-6 : resources to enhance and enticeLiterature connections to world history, 7-12 : resources to enhance and enticeWorld historical fiction : an annotated guide to novels for adults and young adultsThematic guide to the American novelLiterature connections to American history, K-6 : resources to enhance and enticeLiterature connections to American history, 7-12 : resources to enhance and enticeRecreating the past : a guide to American and world historical fiction for children and young adultsThematic guide to popular nonfiction