WorldCat Identities

Baker, Lawrence W.

Overview
Works: 104 works in 217 publications in 1 language and 12,659 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Encyclopedias  Biography  Sources  Reference works  Miscellanea  Dictionaries 
Roles: Editor, Author
Classifications: QD466, B
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works by Lawrence W Baker
Chemical elements : from carbon to krypton by David E Newton( Book )

7 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 1,135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This title provides in-depth, current and accurate information on 112 known chemical elements, plus coverage on recently-discovered elements 113 through 118 (now waiting approval from the International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry). This new 3-vol. title provides in-depth, current and accurate information on 112 known chemical elements, plus coverage on elements 113 through 118 (known to exist but not yet discovered). Entries describe how the element was discovered and by whom, the element's practical role in everyday life, who or what it is named after and more
Math and mathematicians : the history of math discoveries around the world by Leonard C Bruno( Book )

4 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 671 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vols. 1-2: compilation of fifty biographies of mathematicians from throughout history and approximately thirty-five articles describing math concepts and principles
American decades primary sources( Book )

in English and held by 525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains over two thousand primary sources on twentieth-century American history and culture, featuring seventy-five different types of sources, arranged chronologically in twelve categories, including the arts, education, government and politics, media, medicine and health, religion, and sports
Worldmark encyclopedia of the nations( Book )

5 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of articles that provide information about 201 countries and dependencies, each divided into forty or more mini essays that examine geographic, demographic, economic, social, historical, and political issues; with one entire volume devoted to a discussion of the United Nations and its role in the world
American Civil War by Kevin Hillstrom( Book )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The set 'chronicles the lives of 60 famous and lesser-known men and women, including abolitionists, spies, commanders, and writers.'"
American Civil War by Kevin Hillstrom( Book )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes and interprets the era of the Civil War, its events, and topics with viewpoints, definitions, report topics, chronologies, sidebars, and statistics
American Civil War by Kevin Hillstrom( Book )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes an American Civil War timeline and a "Research and Activity Ideas" section, this book presents fourteen full or excerpted documents written by people from the North and the South who participated in the events of the Civil War
Ancient civilizations by Judson Knight( Book )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides historical information and interpretation on ancient civilizations in Egypt, Mesopotamia, Asia Minor, China, Africa, Israel, and elsewhere
American Revolution : primary sources by Linda Schmittroth( Book )

4 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of annotated documents relating to the American Revolution, including speeches, autobiographical text, and proclamations
Cold war : primary sources by Sharon M Hanes( Book )

11 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

More than thirty of the most important documents, papers, speeches, and communications during the Cold War by the major figures of the era
Complete American presidents sourcebook by Roger Matuz( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A five volume reference on the U.S. Presidents, arranged chronologically, with biographical summaries and general overviews of important events in each President's term
Ancient civilizations by Judson Knight( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles of sixty men and women who shaped the ancient civilizations in Egypt, Mesopotamia, Israel, China, Asia Minor, and other places
U-X-L encyclopedia of water science( Book )

4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a three-volume set that explores science and water issues such as oceans, estuaries, and wetlands, economic and recreational uses of water, and environmental, political, and legal issues
The handy presidents answer book by Roger Matuz( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a collection of questions and answers on the presidents of the United States
Checks and balances : the three branches of the American government by Daniel E Brannen( Book )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Checks and Balances offers relevant, easy-to-understand information detailing the inner workings of the federal government. In addition to historical overviews and examinations of the day-to-day operations of each branch, topics covered include Constitutional duties and obligations of each branch, specifics related to eligibility, elections and appointments of key positions, changes since 1776, the future of each branch and much more. Annotation. "Checks and Balances: The Three Branches of the American Government offers relevant, easy-to-understand information detailing the inner workings of the federal government. In addition to historical overviews and examinations of the day-to-day operations of each branch, topics covered include Constitutional duties and obligations of each branch, specifics related to eligibility, elections and appointments of key positions, changes since 1776, the future of each branch and much more
French and Indian War by Laurie Collier Hillstrom( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comprehensive overview of the French and Indian War, including biographies and full or excerpted memoirs, speeches, and other source documents
Bowling, beatniks, and bell-bottoms : pop culture of 20th- and 21st-century America( Book )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers the popular culture of the 20th Century and first decade of the 21st Century. Provides a cross-disciplinary source for junior and high school students and teachers, public librarians and general researchers who need a single, consistent reference to explore and analyze the social trends, events, and people that have impacted contemporary history
Animal rights and welfare : a documentary and reference guide by Lawrence Baker( Book )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Through the use of primary source documents, readers can learn about key opinions and legislation in the important field of animal rights and welfare--a current and highly relevant topic"--
American decades primary sources, 2000-2009 by Rebecca Valentine( Book )

4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume covers the first decade of the twenty-first century from monumental events and groundbreaking individuals to the details of Americans' daily lives. Topics include world events, the arts, business and the economy, education, fashion, government and politics, law and justice, lifestyles and social trends, media, medicine and health, religion, science and technology, and sports
UXL encyclopedia of U.S. history by Sonia Benson( )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the history of the United States from pre-Colonial America to the present day. Explores the timeline of America: its founders, key historical figures, wars, events, political environment, economy, and culture
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.19 (from 0.14 for The handy ... to 0.33 for Animal rig ...)

Chemical elements : from carbon to krypton
Alternative Names
Baker, Larry.

Baker, Larry 1960-...

Languages
English (77)

Covers
Math and mathematicians : the history of math discoveries around the worldAmerican decades primary sourcesWorldmark encyclopedia of the nationsAmerican Civil WarAmerican Civil WarAmerican Civil WarAncient civilizationsAmerican Revolution : primary sources