WorldCat Identities

Larsen, Anita

Overview
Works: 43 works in 60 publications in 1 language and 5,042 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Case studies  History 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: HV6439.U5, 364.1060973
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Most widely held works by Anita Larsen
Bomb squads & SWAT teams by Jean Dick( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the history, activities, equipment, and special training of SWAT teams and bomb squads
Smokejumpers & forest firefighters by Gail B Stewart( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the often dangerous jobs of smokejumping and fighting forest fires
Child abuse by Gail B Stewart( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surveys the changing attitudes toward child abuse over the years and discusses various sources of help
Gangs by Renardo Barden( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the history of gangs with emphasis on present-day street gangs discussing their inner workings, increased violence, and the struggle to keep them under control
Psychic sleuths : how psychic information is used to solve crimes by Anita Larsen( Book )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at the various ways psychics receive information about crimes and the difficulties police face in using psychic information to solve cases
Latchkey children by Judy Monroe Peterson( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses various aspects of the lives of latchkey children, such as why they must come home to an empty house, how they interact with brothers and sisters, how they can use the telephone to find help in emergency situations, and how they spend their time alone
The homeless by Laurie Beckelman( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the problems of and services available to the homeless in large cities and small communities, the rising number of homeless families, myths and stereotypes about homeless people, and ways to help the homeless
The Roanoke missing persons case by Anita Larsen( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the mysterious disappearance of the English colony on Roanoke Island and presents three possible solutions
Teen pregnancy by JoAnn Bren Guernsey( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses teenage pregnancy, why girls become pregnant, the problems and choices they face, and the use of birth control
Peer pressure by Gail B Stewart( Book )

3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the psychological aspects of peer pressure and presents situations illustrating how peer pressure can influence a young person's actions
Single-parent families by Marilyn Bailey( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the myths and misconceptions that sometimes surround single-parent families. Suggested level: junior, intermediate, secondary
Stuntpeople by Gail B Stewart( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the job of being a stunt performer, examining the history, techniques, and tools of the occupation
Montezuma's missing treasure by Anita Larsen( Book )

3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the mystery surrounding the lost treasure of the Aztec king Montezuma and presents three possible solutions
Helicopter pilots by Nancy J Nielsen( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the often dangerous and risky job of helicopter pilots, including police, test, emergency medical, and firefighter pilots
Fears & phobias by Renardo Barden( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offshore oil rig workers by Gail B Stewart( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the important and often hazardous job of offshore oil rig workers
Adoption by Gail B Stewart( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the processes by which people can adopt, who adopts, sources for adoptive children, and other aspects of adoption as seen from both children's and parents' sides
The Rosenbergs by Anita Larsen( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In one of the twentieth century's most controversial trials, the Rosenbergs defend themselves against the U.S. government's charges that they passed atomic bomb secrets to the Soviet Union
Divorce by Caroline Evensen Lazo( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the emotional and legal aspects of divorce and presents situations illustrating the human side of this separation
Discrimination by Gail B Stewart( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses prejudice and how it can lead to discrimination against minority groups, focusing on blacks, Jews, and Native Americans
 
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The Roanoke missing persons case
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English (25)

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Montezuma's missing treasureThe Rosenbergs