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Nardo, Don 1947-

Overview
Works: 442 works in 871 publications in 3 languages and 117,436 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Military history  Biographies  Encyclopedias  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: DC17, 938
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Most widely held works by Don Nardo
Ancient Greece by Don Nardo( Book )

16 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and Persian and held by 2,437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses life in ancient Greece, including citizenship in the city-state, family life, physical training and athletic competitions, and religious beliefs and worships
France by Don Nardo( Book )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 1,578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the geography, plants, animals, history, economy, language, sports, arts, religions, culture, and people of France
The Great Depression by Don Nardo( Book )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 1,412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The stock market crash in 1929 signaled the beginning of a long period of severe economic turmoil in the United States. Although previous economic downturns had occurred, the Great Depression of the 1930s was unprecedented both in length and in the scope
Cleopatra by Don Nardo( Book )

8 editions published between 1994 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the life and reign of the woman who ruled Egypt from 51 to 30 B.C. and discusses her relationship with two powerful Roman leaders, Julius Caesar and Mark Antony
The Roman Empire by Don Nardo( Book )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in English and held by 1,210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the history of the Roman Empire from the days of the Republic through the reign of the Caesars and the influence of Christianity to the fall of Rome
Cloning by Don Nardo( Book )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the pros and cons of the cloning issue
The Mexican-American War by Don Nardo( Book )

3 editions published between 1991 and 1999 in English and held by 1,113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the historical and cultural background of the Mexican-American War and its major battles
The War of 1812 by Don Nardo( Book )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2000 in English and held by 1,105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of the strategies, personalities, and results of America's second military conflict with Great Britain, the "unnecessary" and "impractical" War of 1812
Greek and Roman mythology by Don Nardo( Book )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 1,018 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the historical development of Greco-Roman mythology, its heroes, and its influence on the history of Western civilization
The Persian Gulf War by Don Nardo( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 1,011 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of the war between the United Nations allies and Iraq from Saddam's military buildup to the cease-fire
Germs by Don Nardo( Book )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in English and Spanish and held by 965 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes different kinds of microorganisms, including bacteria, fungi, and algae, and both their harmful and beneficial effects, as well as efforts to prevent the harm that some germs cause
Readings on the Canterbury tales( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 964 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection of critical essays by Chaucer scholars analyzes the themes, stories, and characters in The Canterbury tales
The rise of Christianity by Don Nardo( Book )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 951 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the beginnings of the Christian Church, its growth and spread, its problems, and its triumphs
The Black Death by Don Nardo( Book )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and held by 922 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains eleven essays in which the authors examine the history, causes, and economic and cultural impact of the fourteenth-century plague known as the Black Death
Lasers : humanity's magic light by Don Nardo( Book )

6 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in English and held by 916 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the history of lasers and their uses in such fields as medicine, entertainment, and the military
World War II : the war in the Pacific by Don Nardo( Book )

2 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and held by 893 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the action in the Pacific theater of World War II, focusing on the confrontation between the United States and Japan
Ancient Egypt by Don Nardo( Book )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 865 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides a history of ancient Egypt, with emphasis on religion and politics, and discusses such modern-day discoveries as King Tut's tomb through which that history was revealed
Readings on Sophocles( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 846 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Articles, essays, and reviews provide a wide range of information and opinion about Sophocles as a dramatist, his universally recognized "Oedipus the King," and focused topics, such as a specific technique or theme he employed
The Indian wars by Don Nardo( Book )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2002 in English and held by 808 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A discussion of the hostilities between European-American settlers and the native American population and their impact on both settlers and Indians
Ancient Rome by Don Nardo( Book )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 803 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the daily life of ancient Romans including their families, homes, occupations, education, and methods of worship
 
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Readings on the Canterbury tales
Alternative Names
Don Nardo American composer and historian

Don Nardo Amerikaans componist

Nardo, Dan 1947-

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FranceThe Great DepressionCleopatraThe Roman EmpireCloningThe Mexican-American WarThe War of 1812Greek and Roman mythology