WorldCat Identities

Shuter, Jane

Overview
Works: 146 works in 484 publications in 4 languages and 21,436 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Biography  Pictorial works  Personal narratives 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: DT61, 932
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jane Shuter
Ancient Egypt by Jane Shuter( Book )

19 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 1,124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Highlights the many archaeological digs and findings in Egypt and discusses what life was like in ancient Egypt. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
The ancient Egyptians by Jane Shuter( Book )

17 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 833 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes life in ancient Egypt, including farming, religion, government, and medicine
Ancient China by Jane Shuter( Book )

10 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in English and held by 616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a short history of ancient China, and examines the early civilizations, the Great Wall, the Terra Cotta army of Emperor Qin, and much more
Ancient Chinese art by Jane Shuter( Book )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the origins, materials, and meaning of traditional art in China, and describes the development of painting, sculpture, calligraphy, architecture, and other media
Auschwitz by Jane Shuter( Book )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and Dutch and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the purpose, processing of inmates, daily life, and other activities and aspects of the Nazi concentration camps Auschwitz and Birkenau
Egypt by Jane Shuter( Book )

5 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of this ancient land shaped by the river and the desert, including information about its society, religion, art and architecture, everyday life, and legacy
The Renaissance by Jane Shuter( Book )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the various elements of Renaissance life, including religion, trade, education, food, and clothes
The Middle Ages by Jane Shuter( Book )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the various elements of life in the Middle Ages, including religion, knights, castles, family life, and food
Resistance to the Nazis by Jane Shuter( Book )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes how certain people, both Jews and Gentiles, were brave enough to stand up to the Nazis during the Holocaust despite the price they would pay if caught
Victorian Britain by Jane Shuter( Book )

12 editions published between 1992 and 2006 in English and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces life in the Victorian age in Britain, including the social, economic and political conditions, using primary sources as evidence, and painting to reconstruct this period. Suggested level : junior secondary
Life and death in the camps by Jane Shuter( Book )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the living conditions endured by the people taken to concentration camps during the Holocaust, as well as their chances of survival
Charles Ball and American slavery by Charles Ball( Book )

6 editions published between 1984 and 1995 in English and Danish and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides a first person account of the author's experiences both as a slave on tobacco and cotton plantations and as a runaway with intermittent periods of freedom during the late 1700's and early 1800's
The Aztecs by Jane Shuter( Book )

11 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an overview of the Aztec culture, discussing their government, recreation, trade, travel, family life, food, occupations, and entertainment
The Acropolis by Jane Shuter( Book )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the history of the Acropolis, a large fortified hill in the center of Athens, and the uses to which it and the structures built upon it have been put throughout the ages
Builders & craftsmen by Jane Shuter( Book )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the lives led by the people who built the pyramids, tombs, and temples of ancient Egypt
Survivors of the Holocaust by Jane Shuter( Book )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the stories of some people who managed to survive the Holocaust and how they did it
The Indus Valley by Jane Shuter( Book )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the civilization of the Indus Valley, which began in ca. 3500 B.C.E., including its culture, government, writing system, and more
Pharaohs & priests by Jane Shuter( Book )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the role of pharaohs, priests, gods, goddesses, and various other official figures in ancient Egyptian society, and explains the rituals practiced when death occurred
Prelude to the Holocaust by Jane Shuter( Book )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers an account of the events leading up to the Holocaust and the early days of that period of persecution
Mesa Verde by Jane Shuter( Book )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and Dutch and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the cliff dwellings of Mesa Verde, Colorado, and what is known about the history, social life, and customs of the Ancestral Puebloans who lived in them
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identityHudson, Margaret, 1955-

Hudson, Margaret.

Shuter, Jane

Shuter, Jane Margaret.

Languages
English (140)

Spanish (3)

Danish (2)

Dutch (2)

Covers
The ancient EgyptiansAncient ChinaAncient Chinese artAuschwitzEgyptThe RenaissanceThe Middle AgesResistance to the Nazis