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Day, Nancy

Overview
Works: 61 works in 127 publications in 1 language and 9,904 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Guidebooks  Handbooks and manuals  History  Radio talk shows  Television programs  Television talk shows 
Roles: Author, Editor
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Nancy Day
Scientific English : a guide for scientists and other professionals by Robert A Day( )

15 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The need for clear communication without the possibility for misinterpretation is critical in today's scientific world. While a failure to clearly state a scientific result might just mean the loss of a new technique or methodology, it could just as easily cause devastating results, such as a massive oil spill, a catastrophic transportation accident, or an uncontrolled epidemic
Animal experimentation : cruelty or science? by Nancy Day( Book )

4 editions published between 1994 and 2000 in English and held by 930 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and accompanying photographs explore the controversy surrounding the issue of animal experimentation
Your travel guide to ancient Greece by Nancy Day( Book )

4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 700 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Takes readers on a journey back in time in order to experience life in ancient Greece, describing clothing, accommodations, foods, local customs, transportation, a few notable personalities, and more
Your travel guide to colonial America by Nancy Day( Book )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 660 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Takes readers on a journey back in time in order to experience life in the American colonies, describing clothing, accommodations, foods, local customs, transportation, a few notable personalities, and more
Your travel guide to ancient Mayan civilization by Nancy Day( Book )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Takes readers on a journey back in time in order to experience life during the Maya civilization, describing clothing, accommodations, foods, local customs, transportation, a few notable personalities, and more
Your travel guide to Civil War America by Nancy Day( Book )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Takes readers on a journey back in time in order to experience life during the Civil War, describing clothing, accommodations, foods, local customs, transportation, a few notable personalities, and more
Your travel guide to ancient Egypt by Nancy Day( Book )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Takes readers on a journey back in time in order to experience life in ancient Egypt, describing clothing, accommodations, foods, local customs, transportation, a few notable personalities, and more
Advertising : information or manipulation? by Nancy Day( Book )

4 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses how advertising has developed, how companies use it to entice consumers, and the impact of advertising on people, particularly young people
The death penalty for teens : a pro/con issue by Nancy Day( Book )

3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines both sides of the debate over whether teens under the age of eighteen should be sentenced to death for committing murder
Violence in schools : learning in fear by Nancy Day( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the increasing acts of violence and vandalism committed at school by students and others
Sensational TV : trash or journalism? by Nancy Day( Book )

7 editions published in 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Questions whether the mass media, especially television, present an accurate representation of the news or whether it is more concerned with the sensational story
Your travel guide to Renaissance Europe by Nancy Day( Book )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Takes readers on a journey back in time in order to experience life in Europe during the Renaissance, describing clothing, accommodations, foods, local customs, transportation, a few notable personalities, and more. Passport to History takes an entertaining approach to world history. In the format and tone of modern-day travel guides these books lead readers on exciting journeys to some of history's most fascinating times and places. A detailed picture of everyday life provides an accessible context for political and military history, as well as for study of customs and traditions of different societies. Closely tied to school curriculum, this series makes learning about ancient and not-so-ancient cultures easy, fun, and exciting! Go back in history to experience life and meet the people living in Europe between 1350 and 1550. A time of new discoveries, the Renaissance marked an era in which Europeans began to reapply ancient Greek and Roman thought to their lives. Find out what Renaissance Europeans were like, from what they ate to how they styled their hair and clothing. With changing religious beliefs, new concepts in art, and revolutionary scientific discoveries, the Renaissance is sure to spark the interest of everyone from peasant to nobleman! This book uses a travel guide format to introduce the reader to the life & people of Europe from 1350 to 1550 with coverage of culture, style, inventions, religious beliefs, & scientific discoveries
Malaria, West Nile, and other mosquito-borne diseases by Nancy Day( Book )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Identifies and discusses mosquito-borne diseases including how they are contracted, their symptoms, treatment, and prevention
Managing volunteers : how to maximize your most valuable resource by Nancy Day( )

9 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Volunteers are the backbone of many an organization. This practical, hands-on guide, filled with useful tips and everyday examples, will help those responsible for volunteers successfully recruit and manage this invaluable resource
The horseshoe crab by Nancy Day( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical characteristics, habits, and life cycle of this ancient arthropod and discusses its importance to medical research
Killer superbugs : the story of drug-resistant diseases by Nancy Day( Book )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Not so long ago, antibiotics were considered miracle cures. The introduction of penicillin turned once fatal infections into minor problems. Tuberculosis, a fatal disease of the early twentieth century, seemed to disappear. But the appearance of microbes that are highly resistant to antibiotics in the late twentieth century meant that minor health problems were major again, & tuberculosis re-entered the scene. Author Nancy Day explains the history of antibiotics & how bacteria & protozoas have become resistant to antibiotic treatment. Day also discusses the fight against the overuse & abuse that have made antibiotic less effective
Abortion : debating the issue by Nancy Day( Book )

3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the pros and cons of the abortion issue and gives statistics on abortion in the United States and other countries
Censorship, or freedom of expression? by Nancy Day( Book )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the First Amendment, the issue of censorship in publishing, schools, the arts and entertainment, and the Internet, and government involvement
The health of Toronto's young children( )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Strategies for motivation : learning ways to get unstuck! : reproducible worksheets for teens and adults by Nancy Day( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Your travel guide to ancient Greece
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Animal experimentation : cruelty or science?Your travel guide to ancient GreeceYour travel guide to colonial AmericaYour travel guide to ancient Mayan civilizationYour travel guide to Civil War AmericaYour travel guide to ancient EgyptAdvertising : information or manipulation?The death penalty for teens : a pro/con issue
Alternative Names
Day, Nancy

Day, Nancy 1953-

Sakaduski, Nancy

Sakaduski, Nancy Day

Sakaduski, Nancy Day 1953-

Languages
English (79)