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Waterlow, Julia

Overview
Works: 61 works in 187 publications in 5 languages and 7,481 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Photographer
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Julia Waterlow
China by Julia Waterlow( Book )

38 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in English and Malay and held by 1,775 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the geography, history, government, economy, sports, food, recreation, and culture of China
The Amazon by Julia Waterlow( Book )

9 editions published between 1992 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An overview of the Amazon River, its physical features, plants and wildlife, history, economics, towns and cities, vanishing Indians, and environmental threats. Suggested level: intermediate, junior secondary
The Nile by Julia Waterlow( Book )

9 editions published between 1992 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the course of the Nile River from its source in central Africa to the Mediterranean Sea and people who have explored it, civilizations it has fostered, efforts to control it, and more
The ancient Chinese by Julia Waterlow( Book )

4 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through maps, ancient artifacts, paintings, and descriptions, the wonders of ancient China are revealed
The Atlantic Ocean by Julia Waterlow( Book )

3 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Presents information about the second-largest ocean including its plant life, fishing and mineral resources, use for transporting settlers and cargo, and problems with pollution." -- T.p. verso
Flood by Julia Waterlow( Book )

5 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at what causes flooding, why it is so destructive, and what people in high-risk areas can do to lessen its effects
The Yangtze by Julia Waterlow( Book )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the river's history, its geographical features and wildlife, and the towns and settlements along its banks. Also includes a survey of farming, trade, and industry along the river's course and a discussion of environmental issues faced by the river
A family from Bosnia by Julia Waterlow( Book )

4 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the daily life of a family in Sarajevo from the time the city came under siege in November 1992 until a peace agreement was enforced and elections held in 1996. Suggested level: primary
Deserts by Julia Waterlow( Book )

4 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes these arid lands through which some of the world's largest rivers flow and explains how such areas are formed, how they spread, and how life survives there
The Red Sea and the Arabian Gulf by Julia Waterlow( Book )

3 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Examines various aspects of the Red Sea and the Arabian, or Persian, Gulf and the lands around them, discussing their physical features, weather, sea life, human inhabitants, and natural resources." -- T.p .verso
A family from Guatemala by Julia Waterlow( Book )

4 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and photographs present the home life and day-to-day activities of the Calabays, who live in the mountains of Guatemala
A family from China by Julia Waterlow( Book )

3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the activities of a family of farmers living in southern China, providing brief information about daily life and customs. Suggested level: primary
Grasslands by Julia Waterlow( Book )

2 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains how grasslands are formed, the wildlife that inhabits them, and the impact man has on the grassland environment
A family from Ethiopia by Julia Waterlow( Book )

4 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the activities of an extended family living near the Ethiopian village of Moulo, providing brief information about this country's daily life and customs
Islands by Julia Waterlow( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the people, plant and animal life, ecology, and geology of islands
A family from Brazil by Julia Waterlow( Book )

3 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes a typical day in the life of a Brazilian family living in São Paulo
The explorer through history by Julia Waterlow( Book )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the history of human exploration, from the ancient Egyptians to today's astronauts
Greece by Julia Waterlow( Book )

7 editions published between 1991 and 1994 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelve children introduce their country's climate, culture, and economy
Brazil by Julia Waterlow( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the history, geography, economics, culture, and daily life of the world's fifth largest country. Suggested level : primary, intermediate
The Seine by Julia Waterlow( Book )

4 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in French and English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The River Seine, although short has been used for transporting goods to the heart of France. The Seine has played an important part in the history of France and has been a source of inspiration to countless artists. Suggested level: intermediate, junior secondary
 
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The Yangtze
Alternative Names
ウォーターロー, ジュリア

Languages
English (103)

French (9)

Malay (2)

Japanese (2)

Spanish (1)

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The AmazonThe ancient ChineseThe Atlantic OceanFloodThe YangtzeA family from BosniaDesertsThe Red Sea and the Arabian Gulf