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Woog, Adam 1953-

Overview
Works: 131 works in 286 publications in 1 language and 24,477 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Internet videos 
Roles: Author
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Adam Woog
The 1900s by Adam Woog( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in Undetermined and English and held by 884 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the political, economic, and cultural life of the United States in the first decade of the twentieth century, including daily life, labor relations, the conservation movement, and transportation
YouTube by Adam Woog( Book )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Describes the invention and development of YouTube. Includes glossary, websites, and bibliography for further reading"--Provided by publisher
Bill Gates by Adam Woog( Book )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 647 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the life of Bill Gates, his early interest in computers, the founding of Microsoft, his success as a businessman, his family life and philanthropic activities
Harry Houdini by Adam Woog( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the life and career of the famous magician and escape artist
Steven Spielberg by Adam Woog( Book )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the public and private lives of Steven Spielberg, who has combined popular storytelling with artistic creativity to become hailed as the most successful film director in the world
Godzilla by Adam Woog( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the creation of Godzilla, his popularity, and his preservation. Fulfills the standards: "Apply knowledge of language, media, and genre to create, critique, and discuss print and nonprint texts" from the English Language Arts Standards for Elementary School
The Beatles by Adam Woog( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the cultural significance, influence, and legacy of the English pop group
Roosevelt and the New Deal by Adam Woog( Book )

3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the policies and programs developed by Franklin Roosevelt to lead the country out of the Depression
What makes me a Catholic? by Adam Woog( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses Catholicism, including how Catholicism began, what Catholics believe, how they practice their faith, and what holidays they celebrate
Bigfoot by Adam Woog( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the stories of these humanlike creatures that have never been caught or in any way proven to exist
Elvis Presley by Adam Woog( Book )

3 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of the life of Elvis Presley and his contribution to popular music
Magicians and illusionists by Adam Woog( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the lives of eight famous magicians, including Robert-Houdin, Herrman the Great, Kellar, Harry Houdini, Jasper Maskelyne, David Copperfield, and Penn and Teller
Suicide by Adam Woog( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surveys the social phenomenon of suicide, its causes, primary victims, and prevention
The mummy by Adam Woog( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the existence of mummies both real and fictional
What makes me a Jew? by Adam Woog( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An overview of the beliefs and practices of Judaism
The bionic hand by Adam Woog( Book )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Explores the development and creation of the i-LIMB which is the first commercially available bionic hand"--Provided by publisher
Amelia Earhart by Adam Woog( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in Undetermined and English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Summarizes the life of the noted woman pilot, focuses on her mysterious disappearance, and speculates about rumors that she was a spy and that there was a government cover-up
The history of gospel music by Adam Woog( Book )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the history of gospel music
Jesse James by Adam Woog( Book )

5 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles the outlaw who, with his brother Frank, led a gang of bank and train robbers from the late 1860's through the 1870's
 
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The 1900s
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