WorldCat Identities

Barber, Nicola

Overview
Works: 333 works in 818 publications in 4 languages and 31,044 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Fiction  History  Dictionaries  Fantasy fiction  Children's audiobooks  Historical fiction  Miscellanea  Music 
Roles: Author, Narrator, Editor
Classifications: ML3928, 813.6
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Nicola Barber
The Kingfisher young people's book of music by Nicola Barber( Book )

4 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and held by 692 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An authoritative introduction to musical periods and styles from ancient times to the present day. From Gregorian chants to the avant garde, "Young People's Book of Music" reference offers a marvelous introduction to music. Includes charts, timelines, listening suggestions and more
Rome by Nicola Barber( Book )

10 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 630 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the events and people that have shaped the city of Rome, its history, architecture, notable sights, economy, culture, and way of life
A new baby arrives by Nicola Barber( Book )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains what to expect with the arrival of a new baby brother or sister, including getting the baby's room ready, going the hospital, sharing, helping with the baby, and special ceremonies that take place to welcome the baby
Central Africa by Nicola Barber( Book )

14 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 600 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the political, ethnic, and territorial conflicts in the history of Central Africa including the slave trade, colonial rule, independence, ethnic divisions and genocide, and the effects of war
Tokyo by Nicola Barber( Book )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the history, people, daily life, and future of Tokyo
Music : an A-Z guide by Nicola Barber( Book )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Defines and explains important terms and concepts related to the field of music, including the elements of music, instrumental types, musical traditions and genres, and other topics
Should I play the piano? by Nicola Barber( Book )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a history of the piano, describes its parts, explains how it makes music, and introduces famous pianists
Going to the hospital by Nicola Barber( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains what to expect when going to the hospital, including getting ready, staying overnight, having an operation, having visitors, and returning home
The world of music by Nicola Barber( Book )

12 editions published between 1994 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces musical instruments and music from around the world and chronicles the history of music in the Western world from 1100 to the present
First day of school by Nicola Barber( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains what to expect on the first day of school, including getting ready, transportation, being apart from parents, class activities, playing, lunch, getting to know people, and returning home
Moving to a new house by Nicola Barber( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses how and why people move, how to say goodbye to friends in an old neighborhood, how it feels to move, loneliness, and how to feel at home and make friends in a new place
Should I play the flute? by Nicola Barber( Book )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a history of the flute, describes its parts, explains how it makes music, and introduces famous flutists
The other daughter : a novel by Lauren Willig( Recording )

6 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1920s Europe, a young woman discovers that her supposedly dead father is still alive and living in London with his new socially prominent family, whose happiness she sets out to destroy
The search for lost cities by Nicola Barber( Book )

3 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses such ancient "lost" cities as Machu Picchu, Troy, Knossos, Great Zimbabwe, and Angkor, as well as more modern ghost towns
Fire and ice by Shannon Hale( Recording )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Strange things are happening at the frozen edge of the world. Conor, Abeke, Meilin, and Rollan have crisscrossed Erdas in their quest to stop the ruthless Conquerors. Only the four of them, supported by the gifts of their legendary spirit animals, have the power to defeat an evil takeover. While chasing down a lead, the heroes arrive at a quiet village. Getting the truth out of this deceptively beautiful place won't be easy, and they are already out of time. The Conquerors are right behind them
Islamic empires by Nicola Barber( Book )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses art and artifacts to examine the world of the Islamic Empires from its political and religious structure to its cultural characteristics
Question and answer encyclopedia : the USA by Nicola Barber( Book )

12 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Over 1,000 questions and answers to things you want to know about the United States
World War I by Nicola Barber( Book )

4 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the history of World War I, including the important players, battles, and consequences
Afghanistan by Nicola Barber( Book )

13 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in English and Danish and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the political, economic and social transformation taking place in Afghanistan, one of the least economically developed countries in the world
Medieval medicine by Nicola Barber( Book )

7 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines beliefs and practices, public health, and plague in the medieval world
 
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The Kingfisher young people's book of music
Alternative Names
Barber, N.

Barber Nicky

Barber, Nicky 1962-

Barber, Nicola

Barber, Nicola Josephine.

Bārbera, Nikola

בארבר, ניקולא

باربر، نيقولا، 1962-

باربر، نيكول، 1962-

نيكولا باربر، 1962-

바르버, 니콜라

바버, 니콜라

バーバー, ニコラ

Languages
English (106)

Dutch (5)

Danish (4)

French (2)

Covers
RomeA new baby arrivesCentral AfricaTokyoMusic : an A-Z guideShould I play the piano?Going to the hospitalThe world of music