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Turck, Mary

Overview
Works: 27 works in 58 publications in 1 language and 7,187 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Guidebooks  Catalogs 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: E185.61, 323.1196073
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Mary Turck
The civil rights movement for kids : a history with 21 activities by Mary Turck( Book )

3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 694 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the struggle for civil rights for African-Americans in the 1950s and 1960s and profiles important civil rights leaders. Includes suggested activities
Mexico and Central America : a fiesta of culture, crafts, and activities for ages 8-12 by Mary Turck( Book )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A multicultural activity book that celebrates the cultures of Mexico and Central America. Includes maps and facts about population and geography
Reparations for Slavery : a Reader( Book )

4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reparations for Slavery: A Reader is a collection of essays on the topic of reparations for slavery in the United States. Unlike many other readers on such topics, this book includes a substantial number of essays designed to provide the entire discussion with an historical context by giving the reader a vivid sense of the injuries inflicted by slavery, its aftermath, and the continuing history of state-supported discrimination
Freedom song : young voices and the struggle for civil rights by Mary Turck( Book )

9 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of the American civil rights movement expressed in song
Acid Rain by Mary Turck( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the sources, destructive effects, and future control of acid rain
Haiti : land of inequality by Mary Turck( Book )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the history of Haiti's ethnic conflict and its continuing effect on the people of that country
Healthy snack and fast-food choices by Mary Turck( Book )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses how to choose healthy snacks and fast foods in today's fast-paced world; includes recipes teens can make at home
Healthy eating for weight management by Mary Turck( Book )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses what determines healthy weight, how body image affects teens, and how to combine diet and exercise to lose weight and to maintain a healthy weight
Alcohol & tobacco by Mary Turck( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the history and social aspects of alcohol and tobacco use and the effects of their abuse
AIDS by Mary Turck( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains how people get AIDS and how to prevent it, and discusses popular myths about the disease
Crack & cocaine ; edited by Laurie Beckelman ; consultant Elaine by Mary Turck( Book )

3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the highly addictive derivative of cocaine known as crack
Jewish holidays by Mary Turck( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the origins of traditions surrounding the Jewish holidays
Washington, D.C. by Mary Turck( Book )

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

A guide to the attractions of the country's capital city
Food and emotions by Mary Turck( Book )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains how food physically and psychologically affects moods and discusses the effects of food on brain chemistry and blood sugar, the physical and emotional reasons for food cravings, the reasons for and the results of emotional eating, the types of eating disorders, and the importance of a balanced diet
Chicago, Illinois by Mary Turck( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Highlights the attractions of the "Windy City," discussing its history and people as well
Guatemala : land of the Maya by Nancy Johnson Black( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the people, culture and legends, geography, history, economy, festivals, and attractions of Guatemala
A parent's guide to the best children's videos and where to find them by Mary Turck( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blizzard! : snowstorm fury by Mary Turck( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dirty thirties : the United States from 1929-1941 by Mary Turck( Book )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A country on the move : the United States from 1900-1929 by Mary Turck( Book )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The civil rights movement for kids : a history with 21 activities
Alternative Names
Turck, Mary

Languages
English (50)

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Mexico and Central America : a fiesta of culture, crafts, and activities for ages 8-12Reparations for Slavery : a ReaderFreedom song : young voices and the struggle for civil rightsHaiti : land of inequalityGuatemala : land of the MayaBlizzard! : snowstorm furyThe dirty thirties : the United States from 1929-1941A country on the move : the United States from 1900-1929