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Lucas, Eileen

Overview
Works: 66 works in 113 publications in 2 languages and 8,903 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Catalogs  Pictorial works  Biographies 
Roles: Author, Producer
Classifications: ND653.G7, B
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Most widely held works by Eileen Lucas
Cracking the wall : the struggles of the Little Rock Nine by Eileen Lucas( Book )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in English and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brief introduction to the nine African-American students who integrated Central High School in Little Rock, Arkansas, in 1957
The Eighteenth and Twenty-first Amendments : alcohol, prohibition, and repeal by Eileen Lucas( Book )

3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the political and social aspects of the Eighteenth Amendment prohibiting the sale and consumption of alcoholic beverages, as well as the repeal of that law with the passage of the Twenty-first Amendment
The Ojibwas : people of the northern forests by Eileen Lucas( Book )

3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book discusses the traditions of the Ojibwas - their communities, religious beliefs, values, and problems of contemporary life
Vincent Van Gogh by Eileen Lucas( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Briefly examines the life of the renowned Dutch painter and traces the development of his art
Jane Goodall, friend of the chimps by Eileen Lucas( Book )

3 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the zoologist focusing on her work with chimpanzees at the Gombe Stream Reserve in Tanzania
The Cherokees : people of the Southeast by Eileen Lucas( Book )

2 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the early history, beliefs, and daily life and customs of the Cherokee Indians, their interaction with white society, and the current status of the Cherokee Nation
Civil rights, the long struggle by Eileen Lucas( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in Spanish and English and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on the history of civil rights for African Americans from the founding of the nation to the Million Man March
The complete history of our presidents by Michael Weber( Book )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in English and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the political lives and times of the men who served as United States presidents, their administrations, and the events which occurred during their tenures
Water : a resource in crisis by Eileen Lucas( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses how human activities and carelessness are polluting Earth's water supply and what must be done to clean it up
Acid rain by Eileen Lucas( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the causes and harmful effects of acid rain and examines possible solutions for this pollution problem
Elizabeth Dole : a leader in Washington by Eileen Lucas( Book )

5 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of Elizabeth Dole, discussing her childhood in North Carolina, her elementary and college days, her political accomplishments, and her marriage to presidential candidate Bob Dole
Peace on the playground : nonviolent ways of problem-solving by Eileen Lucas( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the concept of nonviolent resolution of conflicts. Includes practical tips, hands-on activities, and appropriate role models for guidance and inspiration
Vincent van Gogh by Eileen Lucas( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the life and artistic development of the painter who moved from Belgium and Holland to France, was influenced by Impressionism, and eventually created his own unique style
Prudence Crandall, teacher for equal rights by Eileen Lucas( Book )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the life of the teacher and abolitionist who ran the first private secondary school for young African American women
The mind at work : how to make it work better for you by Eileen Lucas( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains current knowledge about the human brain and how it works and suggests ways of improving such skills as creative thinking, memory, and problem solving
Everglades by Eileen Lucas( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book introduces the Everglades, a Florida wetland region
Naturalists, conservationists, and environmentalists by Eileen Lucas( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nature, pollution, and the environment are constantly in the news and, while these issues have become increasingly urgent, they have concerned Americans for almost 200 years. This book profiles 10 Americans who have worked over the past two centuries to understand, document, and protect the natural wilderness of the United States. These men and women come from all walks of life and include the artists, authors, scientists, and diplomats who founded such institutions as the Sierra Club and Friends of the Everglades. These leaders will inspire nature lovers to do their part in the ongoing struggle to preserve this country, and the world for all its living inhabitants
Contemporary human rights activists by Eileen Lucas( Book )

3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles ten significant figures in the world-wide struggle for human rights, including Mother Teresa, Archbishop Desmond Tutu, Joan Baez, Jimmy Carter, and Fang Lizhi
Our postal system by Eileen Lucas( Book )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the history of the United States Postal Service, discussing the processing of mail, postal employees, stamps, and letter writing
The Little Rock Nine stand up for their rights by Eileen Lucas( Book )

5 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the 1957 desegregation of a Little Rock school includes a script for readers' theater
 
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