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DuTemple, Lesley A.

Overview
Works: 31 works in 53 publications in 2 languages and 8,239 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Biography  Fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: QL737.C23, 931
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Lesley A DuTemple
The Great Wall of China by Lesley A DuTemple( Book )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 861 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of the building of the various pieces of the Great Wall of China, with details of how the walls were built through the ages
The Panama Canal by Lesley A DuTemple( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of the building of the Panama Canal, with emphasis on the difficulties of digging a canal where some engineers said it could not be done
The Pantheon by Lesley A DuTemple( Book )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the building of the Pantheon, discussing the role of the Roman emperor Hadrian and the significance of the Pantheon in the fields of history and architecture
Jacques Cousteau by Lesley A DuTemple( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the life and accomplishments of the oceanographer Jacques Cousteau, describing his work studying and filming the undersea world
Tigers by Lynn M Stone( Book )

3 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical characteristics, habitat, behavior, and life cycle of tigers
Polar bears by Lesley A DuTemple( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical characteristics, habitat, behavior, and life cycle of the polar bear
North American cranes by Lesley A DuTemple( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical characteristics, diet, natural habitat, and life cycle of these large wading birds, and tells about the efforts of scientists to establish resident flocks
Whales by Lesley A DuTemple( Book )

5 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical and social characteristics of various whale species, including the first year of a humpback whale calf
The Taj Mahal by Lesley A DuTemple( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the history of the creation of the Taj Mahal, built as a tomb and memorial for the wife of the Mughal emperor Shah Jahan
The Colosseum by Lesley A DuTemple( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the history of the construction, in Rome, Italy, of the Colosseum, considered by many to be the most famous building in the world
The Hoover Dam by Lesley A DuTemple( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The construction history Hoover Dam is presented
North American moose by Lesley A DuTemple( Book )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical characteristics, life cycle, and behavior of North American moose
The New York subways by Lesley A DuTemple( Book )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the history of the underground transportation system in New York City, discussing the politics involved, how it was financed, the men who built it, and the construction techniques
Sweden by Lesley A DuTemple( Book )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and Persian and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the land, people, history, and culture of Sweden and discusses its current state of affairs and place in the world today
Seals and sea lions by Lesley A DuTemple( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical characteristics and behavior of seals and sea lions, how they differ from each other, how they relate to humans, how they have become endangered, and what is being done to protect them
Moose by Lesley A DuTemple( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical characteristics, habitat, and behavior of moose
Coral reefs by Lesley A DuTemple( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes coral reefs and the problems they face, discussing how they are affected by human activities and their possible future
Oil spills by Lesley A DuTemple( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the causes and some specific occurrences of oil spills and leaks and discusses the environmental issues and efforts to prevent future spills
The complete idiot's guide to life science by Lesley A DuTemple( Book )

3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One little balsam fir : a Northwoods counting book by Lesley A DuTemple( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The Great Wall of China
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Du Temple, Leslie A.

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The Panama CanalThe PantheonJacques CousteauTigersPolar bearsNorth American cranesWhalesThe Taj Mahal