WorldCat Identities

Nardo, Don 1947-

Overview
Works: 531 works in 1,357 publications in 2 languages and 117,620 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Literature  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biographies  Biography  Tragedies (Drama)  Military history  Fiction  Encyclopedias 
Roles: Author, Editor
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Don Nardo
Ancient Greece by Don Nardo( Book )

25 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in English and held by 3,002 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the history of Greek civilization from the rise of the city-states to the flourishing of the classical Greek empire
France by Don Nardo( Book )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 1,443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

7 editions published between 1994 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,352 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 Great Depression by Don Nardo( Book )

8 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,320 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
The Roman Empire by Don Nardo( Book )

8 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in English and held by 1,133 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 )

10 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,055 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the pros and cons of the cloning issue
Greek and Roman mythology by Don Nardo( Book )

10 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and held by 1,037 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the historical development of Greco-Roman mythology, its heroes, and its influence on the history of Western civilization
The War of 1812 by Don Nardo( Book )

5 editions published between 1991 and 2000 in English and held by 1,023 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
The Mexican-American War by Don Nardo( Book )

4 editions published between 1991 and 1999 in English and held by 1,021 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

8 editions published between 1999 and 2016 in English and held by 978 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
Readings on the Canterbury tales by Don Nardo( Book )

4 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 926 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

4 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 922 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
Lasers : humanity's magic light by Don Nardo( Book )

11 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 917 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Discusses the history of lasers and their uses in such fields as medicine, entertainment, and the military."--Title page verso
Germs by Don Nardo( Book )

5 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in English and Spanish and held by 895 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
The rise of Christianity by Don Nardo( Book )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 881 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the beginnings of the Christian Church, its growth and spread, its problems, and its triumphs
World War II : the war in the Pacific by Don Nardo( Book )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and held by 837 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
The French Revolution by Hervé Luxardo( Book )

7 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and held by 836 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studies the French Revolution and discusses the political, social, and military events that caused it
Readings on Sophocles( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 808 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
Ancient Egypt by Don Nardo( Book )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2019 in English and held by 804 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides a history of ancient Egypt, including pieces on religion, politics, daily life, and more recent history
Egyptian mythology by Don Nardo( Book )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 802 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses various Egyptian myths, including creation stories and histories of principal gods and goddesses, along with background information and discussion questions and answers
 
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Readings on the Canterbury tales
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FranceCleopatraThe Great DepressionThe Roman EmpireCloningGreek and Roman mythologyThe War of 1812The Mexican-American War
Alternative Names
Don Nardo American composer and historian

Don Nardo Amerikaans componist

Nardo, Dan 1947-

Languages
English (147)

Spanish (1)