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Byers, Ann

Overview
Works: 62 works in 161 publications in 1 language and 10,191 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  History  Sources  Life skills guides  Personal narratives  Popular works 
Roles: Author
Classifications: D804.34, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Ann Byers
The Holocaust camps by Ann Byers( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the establishment of Nazi concentration camps throughout Europe and their eventual use as a means of eliminating the Jews
The Holocaust overview by Ann Byers( Book )

4 editions published in 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines Hitler's treatment of the Jews, before and during World War II, from their early exclusion from German society to the later policy of extermination
Jaime Escalante : sensational teacher by Ann Byers( Book )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the life of the Bolivian-born teacher who immigrated to the United States where he inspired and motivated his inner city students to excel in mathematics
Menstruation by Ann Byers( Book )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces menstruation, discussing the female reproductive system, how the menstrual cycle works, myths, things to ask a doctor about, patterns, pads and tampons, and symptoms
Neil Armstrong : the first man on the moon by Ann Byers( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the life and training as an astronaut of Neil Armstrong, the first man to set foot on the moon
Sexually transmitted diseases : a hot issue by Ann Byers( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes different kinds of sexually transmitted diseases, including gonorrhea, syphilis, chlamydia, pelvic inflammatory disease, herpes, hepatitis, and AIDS, explaining how they are transmitted, how they manifest themselves, and how they can be avoided or treated
First credit cards and credit smarts by Ann Byers( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers teens advice on getting, using, and respecting credit cards, explaining the importance of paying the balance each month, avoid common mistakes, protecting their credit rating, and making smart choices
The Trail of Tears : a primary source history of the forced relocation of the Cherokee Nation by Ann Byers( Book )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses primary source documents, narrative, and illustrations to recount the history of the U.S. government's removal of the Cherokee from their ancestral homes in Georgia to Oklahoma in 1838
Lebanon's Hezbollah by Ann Byers( Book )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the historical origins, philosophy, and most notorious attacks of the Hezbollah terrorist group, including information on their present activities, possible future course of action, and counter-terrorism efforts directed against them
Oskar Schindler : saving Jews from the Holocaust by Ann Byers( Book )

4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the life of a Nazi businessman who risked his life and spent his fortune to help as many Jews as possible during the Holocaust
Great resume, application, and interview skills by Ann Byers( Book )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents ideas to help readers develop the skills necessary to find desirable jobs, prepare appealing resumes and applications, and perform well in job interviews
Jeff Bezos : the founder of Amazon.com by Ann Byers( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biography of the founder of Amazon.com
Communications satellites by Ann Byers( Book )

6 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the technology involved in earth imaging satellites, the services they provide, the tasks they can perform, the history of these satellites, and their likely future applications
African-American history from emancipation to today : rising above the ashes of slavery by Ann Byers( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores African American history as well as the battle for civil rights
Teens and pregnancy : a hot issue by Ann Byers( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses teen pregnancy as a social problem and outgrowth of the sexual culture in the United States, as well as ways to avoid pregnancy and options for the teen that does become pregnant
First apartment smarts by Ann Byers( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers people getting ready to move into their first apartment practical advice on finding an apartment to rent, budgeting for monthly expenses, working out problems with roommates, and handling the responsibilities of living away from home
Saving children from the Holocaust : the Kindertransport by Ann Byers( Book )

4 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Discusses the Kindertransport, including the people who organized the operation, how the transports worked, the children's lives who escaped on a transport, and how ten thousand children were saved from the Holocaust"--Provided by publisher
Courageous teen resisters : primary sources from the Holocaust by Ann Byers( Book )

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

Examines the stories of children and teen resisters in Europe during the Holocaust, including resistance groups, unarmed resistance, armed resistance in the ghettos and camps, and partisan units
Frequently asked questions about puberty by Ann Byers( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discussing the different physical and emotional changes that occur in males and females during puberty
Rescuing the Danish Jews : a heroic story from the Holocaust by Ann Byers( Book )

7 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Examines the rescue of the Danish Jews during World War II, including background on Denmark and the Holocaust, firsthand accounts from the many people involved, and how thousands of Jews were saved from the Nazis"--Provided by publisher
 
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The Holocaust camps
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The Holocaust overviewJaime Escalante : sensational teacherMenstruationNeil Armstrong : the first man on the moonSexually transmitted diseases : a hot issueFirst credit cards and credit smartsLebanon's HezbollahOskar Schindler : saving Jews from the Holocaust