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DeAngelis, Gina

Overview
Works: 35 works in 75 publications in 1 language and 8,623 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Biography 
Roles: Author
Classifications: F226.3, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Gina DeAngelis
Virginia by Gina DeAngelis( Book )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 659 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn about the geography, history, government, economy, people, and culture of Virginia
Hernando Cortés and the conquest of Mexico by Gina DeAngelis( Book )

3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 634 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the explorer whose brutal conquest of the Aztecs in Mexico was responsible for the first Spanish settlements in the New World
Nicotine & cigarettes by Gina DeAngelis( Book )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the dangers of nicotine use, including a history of the drug, its physiological and chemical effects, and ways of getting help with an addiction to it
The Black cowboys by Gina DeAngelis( Book )

3 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of the adventurous African Americans whose exploits contributed to the legends of the Wild West
Francisco Pizarro and the Conquest of the Inca by Gina DeAngelis( Book )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a biography of the Spanish leader who conquered and destroyed the Inca empire with an army of fewer than two hundred soldiers
Cyber crimes by Gina DeAngelis( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the high tech crimes committed by hackers, crackers, and phone phreaks using computers, including fraud, embezzlement, and espionage, as well as the best ways to minimize the occurrence of such crimes
The Triangle Shirtwaist Company fire of 1911 by Gina DeAngelis( Book )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines, using eyewitness accounts, the tragedy that killed 146 workers in a New York City garment factory
Mexico by Gina DeAngelis( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the geography, history, economy, culture, and people of Mexico
Japan by Gina DeAngelis( Book )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the geography, history, economy, culture and people of Japan, including a map, legend, recipe, craft, and game
Morgan Freeman by Gina DeAngelis( Book )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the childhood and acting career of the Oscar-nominated star of such films as "Driving Miss Daisy" and "Seven."
The Battle of Gettysburg : turning point of the Civil War by Gina DeAngelis( Book )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents Explains the events leading up to the Battle of Bull Run, the beginning of the Civil War, and the Battle of Gettsyburg, which became the turning point that brough about the end of the war
The Dust Bowl by Therese DeAngelis( Book )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the disastrous drought in the United States during the 1930s which made a "dust bowl" out of part of the Great Plains, which caused great hardship for farmers, and the enactment of programs and reforms to help the people and land
The Massachusetts 54th : African American soldiers of the Union by Gina DeAngelis( Book )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the events leading up to the formation of the Massachusetts 54th, a regiment of free blacks, and its participation in the Civil War. Sidebars include quotations from leaders of the time and facts about African American soldiers
Female firsts in their fields by Gina DeAngelis( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the lives and accomplishments of notable women working in the fields of medicine and science in general, including Marie Curie, Rachel Carson, and Margaret Mead
Jackie Robinson by Gina DeAngelis( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the life and times of the first black baseball player in the major leagues
The Apollo 1 and Challenger disasters by Gina DeAngelis( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated examination of the effects disasters have had on NASA and on attitudes toward American space exploration, discussing the Apollo 1 fire and the Challenger explosion in detail
Jonestown massacre : tragic end of a cult by Gina DeAngelis( Book )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the life of Jim Jones and the church he established, supposedly to help people find a better life, and recounts the events that led to the deaths of Jones and his followers at their compound in Guyana in 1978
Motion pictures : making cinema magic by Gina DeAngelis( Book )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles eight inventors of motion picture technology, including W.K.L. Dickson, Auguste and Louis Lumière, Lee de Forest, Herbert Kalmus, Linwood Dunn, Mike Todd, and Garrett Brown
Lucretia Mott by Gina DeAngelis( Book )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the nineteenth-century Quaker minister who was an important participant in the cause of abolition and women's rights
Computers : processing the data by Gina DeAngelis( Book )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The computer stands out as possibly the most important invention among the thousands of scientific leaps and technical advances of the twentieth century. Meet the people who made this marvel: Charles Babbage (attempted to build the first modern computer in 1836); Alan Turing (conceived the idea of artificial intelligence); John Mauchly and J. Presper Eckert (ENIAC, the first fully electronic digital computer); Robert Noyce and Jack Kilby (the integrated circuit); Ted Hoff (the microprocessor); Steve Wozniak (inventor of the Apple computer); and Tim Berners-Lee (creator of the World Wide Web)
 
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Hernando Cortés and the conquest of Mexico
Alternative Names
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De Angelis, Gina

Languages
English (53)

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Hernando Cortés and the conquest of MexicoNicotine & cigarettesThe Black cowboysFrancisco Pizarro and the Conquest of the IncaCyber crimesThe Triangle Shirtwaist Company fire of 1911MexicoJapan