WorldCat Identities

Gonzales, Doreen

Overview
Works: 61 works in 133 publications in 1 language and 8,839 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  History  Biographies 
Roles: Author
Classifications: QC773.3.U5, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Doreen Gonzales
Are we there yet? : using map scales by Doreen Gonzales( Book )

5 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Describes what map scales are and how to use them to compare map distances to real distances"--Provided by publisher
The Manhattan Project and the atomic bomb in American history by Doreen Gonzales( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the events and people surrounding the creation of the atomic bomb, and examines the effects of its use during World War II
Madeleine L'Engle : author of a wrinkle in time by Doreen Gonzales( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the life and writing career of the novelist who won the Newbery Award for "A Wrinkle in Time."
Cesar Chavez : leader for migrant farm workers by Doreen Gonzales( Book )

5 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the life of the Mexican American labor organizer who demanded rights for migrant farm workers
Up north and down south : using map directions by Doreen Gonzales( Book )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in English and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Describes the cardinal directions, north, south, east, and west, and how directions are used with a map and compass"--Provided by publisher
Diego Rivera : his art, his life by Doreen Gonzales( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the noted Mexican muralist discussing his art, his political ties, and his relationship with the painter Frida Kahlo
The secret of the Manhattan Project by Doreen Gonzales( Book )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thousands of American soldiers were dying and millions more were perishing during World War II. Some of the world's greatest scientists escaped their own war-torn countries and fled to the United States. These scientists discovered a possible way to end the war. Thus began the three-year experiment resulting in the production and use of the atomic bomb. Doreen Gonzales examines the creation of this powerful weapon and its place in the history of World War II. She presents the political, scientific, and social issues surrounding the bomb, and looks at today's issues about living in a world with nuclear weapons
A look at the Second Amendment : to keep and bear arms by Doreen Gonzales( Book )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the social history behind the Second Amendment, presents varying opinions on whether or not it refers to an individual or collective right, and discusses how it has been challenged in court over the years
Gloria Estefan : singer and entertainer by Doreen Gonzales( Book )

3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a biography of the Cuban-born singer and composer who has recorded such hits as "Into the Light," "Conga," and "Reach."
AIDS : ten stories of courage by Doreen Gonzales( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the stories of ten people who have been infected with AIDS, including Ryan White, Elizabeth Glaser, and Arthur Ashe
Seven wonders of the modern world by Doreen Gonzales( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses modern works of architecture including, the Panama Canal, Empire State Building, Golden Gate Bridge, CN Tower, Itaipu Dam, Channel Tunnel
Skunks in the dark by Doreen Gonzales( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first thing most people think of when they hear the word skunk is the animals infamous smell. However, these resourceful black-and-white omnivores have much more to offer, as your curious readers will learn
Owls in the dark by Doreen Gonzales( Book )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book describes the physical characteristics, habitats, habits, and babies of owls highlighting the great horned owl and the Northern saw-whet owl
Raccoons in the dark by Doreen Gonzales( Book )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

These clever creatures raccoons are among the commonest and most recognizable animals in North America. Curious young students will be delighted to learn about these masked mammals
Bats in the dark by Doreen Gonzales( Book )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an introduction to bats, discussing their physical characteristics, habitat, life cycle, and hunting behavior
Alex Haley : author of Roots by Doreen Gonzales( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography about the author of Roots, a best-seller about his African-American ancestory, which took twelve years to complete
The mighty Atlantic ocean by Doreen Gonzales( Book )

3 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Learn about the Atlantic Ocean--the animals that call it home, and the sea floor. Also read about the people who have explored it and what is being done to keep the Atlantic clean"--Provided by publisher
Scorpions in the dark by Doreen Gonzales( Book )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at scorpions and their world in the dark
A look at the Fourth Amendment : against unreasonable searches and seizures by Doreen Gonzales( Book )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of the 4th Amendment and court rulings from 1800 to the present
The huge Pacific ocean by Doreen Gonzales( Book )

3 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Learn about the world's largest ocean--it's sea floor, and the animals that call the Pacific Ocean home. Also read about the people who have explored it and what is being done to keep the Pacific clean"--Provided by publisher
 
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The Manhattan Project and the atomic bomb in American history
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The Manhattan Project and the atomic bomb in American historyMadeleine L'Engle : author of a wrinkle in timeCesar Chavez : leader for migrant farm workersUp north and down south : using map directionsDiego Rivera : his art, his lifeA look at the Second Amendment : to keep and bear armsGloria Estefan : singer and entertainerAIDS : ten stories of courage
Languages
English (60)