WorldCat Identities

Parker, Janice

Overview
Works: 58 works in 214 publications in 2 languages and 8,535 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  Miscellanea 
Roles: Author
Classifications: QL467.2, 595.7
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Janice Parker
Great African Americans in film by Janice Parker( Book )

3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains thirteen biographies of African American movie stars, including Dorothy Dandridge, Morgan Freeman, Richard Pryor, and Butterfly McQueen
Grizzly bears by Janice Parker( Book )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in English and Chinese and held by 465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the habitat, food, social activities, and folklore of the grizzly bear
California : the golden state by Janice Parker( Book )

11 editions published between 2000 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the geography, industries, history, government, people, arts, and sports of the state of California
Wisconsin : the Badger State by Janice Parker( Book )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn about the people, geography, sports, history, industries, and symbols of Wisconsin
Political leaders by Janice Parker( Book )

3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the lives and political careers of such women as Corazon Aquino, Benazir Bhutto, Indira Gandhi, Golda Meir, Eva Peron, and Margaret Thatcher
Alabama : the Heart of Dixie by Janice Parker( Book )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated introduction to Alabama, providing information about the land and climate, natural resources, plants and animals, tourism, industry, goods and services, history, population, politics and government, cultural groups, sports, and arts and entertainment of the state
Wyoming : the Equality State by Janice Parker( Book )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn about the people, geography, sports, history, industries, and symbols of Wyoming
The disappearing forests by Janice Parker( Book )

10 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes how the world's forests are being destroyed, some of the causes and consequences of this destruction, and some ways of preventing it
The science of insects by Janice Parker( Book )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the life cycles, classification, behavior, and habitats of insects
Utah by Janice Parker( Book )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the history, geography, people, industries, and culture of Utah
Virginia : the Old Dominion by Janice Parker( Book )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2017 in English and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the people, geography, sports, history, culture, industries, and symbols of Virginia, featuring maps, census information, brief profiles of notable individuals, informative charts, and more
Texas by Janice Parker( Book )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Take a journey through the sports, tourism, industry, environment, history, and entertainment that makes this state unique
The science of water by Janice Parker( Book )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents information about the properties, behavior, and uses of water, covering such topics as its various forms, the water cycle, and salt water versus fresh water
The science of birds by Janice Parker( Book )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides information about the life cycles, physical characteristics, habitats, behavior, and ecological importance of birds
Cockroaches, cocoons, and honeycombs by Janice Parker( Book )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the physical characteristics and behavior of various insects
The science of structures by Janice Parker( Book )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines various types of structures such as bridges, tunnels and skyscrapers, and how their architecture has evolved. Includes web sites for further research on this topic
Forgeries, fingerprints, and forensics : crime by Janice Parker( Book )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A basic introduction to the many ways in which police and detectives use science to fight crime, discussing video surveillance, burglar alarms, ballistics, autopsies, handwriting analysis, and other methods
The science of weather by Janice Parker( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated introduction to the physical characteristics, habits, and natural environment of various members of the reptile family
Weather by Janice Parker( Book )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the basic science concepts involved in understanding weather
Communication by Janice Parker( Book )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the basic science concepts behind the way we send and process information, includes hands-on activities
 
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Great African Americans in film
Alternative Names
Parker, Janice

Parker, Janice R

Languages
English (110)

Chinese (1)

Covers
Grizzly bearsCalifornia : the golden stateWisconsin : the Badger StatePolitical leadersAlabama : the Heart of DixieWyoming : the Equality StateThe disappearing forestsThe science of insects