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Adamson, Lynda G.

Overview
Works: 20 works in 98 publications in 1 language and 15,806 library holdings
Genres: Bibliography  History  CD-ROM catalogs  Juvenile works  Handbooks and manuals  Outlines and syllabi  Catalogs  Lists  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS374.H5, 813.509
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Most widely held works by Lynda G Adamson
American historical fiction by Lynda G Adamson( Book )

9 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 739 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
World historical fiction : an annotated guide to novels for adults and young adults by Lynda G Adamson( Book )

8 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 669 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
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 651 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 627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thematic guide to the American novel by Lynda G Adamson( Book )

13 editions published in 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

FRONTIER LIFE: Angle of repose -- Death comes for the archbishop -- Fools crow -- Giants in the earth -- The last of the Mohicans -- My Antonia -- O Pioneers! -- The Ox-Bow incident -- These is my words. HISPANIC AND CARIBBEAN EXTRACTION: All the pretty horses -- Annie John -- Bless me Ultima -- Brown girl, brownstones -- The house on Mango Street -- How the Garcia girls lost their accents -- In the time of the butterflies -- The pearl. INFIDELITY: The age of innocence -- All the king's men -- Angle of repose -- The awakening -- Brown girl, brownstones -- Ceremony -- The color purple -- The crying of lot 49 -- Ethan Frome -- Fools Crow -- The good earth -- The great Gatsby -- Mama -- Rabbit, run -- The scarlet letter -- Seize the day -- Sister Carrie -- Sula -- Tender is the night -- Waiting to exhale -- A yellow raft in blue water -- JUDAISM: The assistant -- The chosen -- The fixer -- Goodbye, Columbus -- The ruse of David Levinsky -- Tell me a riddle. MARRIAGE: The age of innocence -- Angle of repose -- The awakening -- Black and blue -- Bone -- The color purple -- A death in the family -- Dinner at the Homesick Restaurant -- Fahrenheit 451 -- Giants in the earth -- The good earth -- In the time of the butterflies -- The kitchen god's wife -- Main street -- Mama day -- Ordinary people -- Passing -- The pearl -- The poisonwood bible -- Rabbit, run -- Ragtime -- The rise of Silas Lapham -- The shipping news -- Song of Solomon -- Tar baby -- Tell me a riddle -- Their eyes were watching god -- These is my words -- A yellow raft in blue water
A reference guide to historical fiction for children and young adults by Lynda G Adamson( Book )

7 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 452 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
Recreating the past : a guide to American and world historical fiction for children and young adults by Lynda G Adamson( Book )

6 editions published in 1994 in 3 languages and held by 414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An annotated bibliography of 970 recommended American and world titles published to early 1994
Literature connections to American history, K-6 : resources to enhance and entice by Lynda G Adamson( Book )

5 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 362 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
Thematic guide to popular nonfiction by Lynda G Adamson( Book )

7 editions published in 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Literature connections to American history, 7-12 : resources to enhance and entice by Lynda G Adamson( Book )

4 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 283 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
Literature connections to world history, K-6 : resources to enhance and entice by Lynda G Adamson( Book )

5 editions published in 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 257 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( Book )

5 editions published in 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 235 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 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 113 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 73 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
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

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 0 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 publication information and awards won. The focus is on books published since 1990, and all have received at least one favorable review. Some books with more illustration than text will be valuable for enticing slow or reticent readers. An index helps users find resources by author, title, or biographical subject
 
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American historical fiction
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World historical fiction : an annotated guide to novels for adults and young adultsNotable women in world history : a guide to recommended biographies and autobiographiesNotable women in American history : a guide to recommended biographies and autobiographiesThematic guide to the American novelRecreating the past : a guide to American and world historical fiction for children and young adultsLiterature connections to American history, K-6 : resources to enhance and enticeThematic guide to popular nonfictionLiterature connections to American history, 7-12 : resources to enhance and entice