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Marcovitz, Hal

Overview
Works: 258 works in 815 publications in 1 language and 49,793 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Literature  Biographies  History  Sculptures  Constitutions 
Roles: Author, Creator, Editor
Classifications: F592.7.S123, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Hal Marcovitz
Francisco Coronado and the exploration of the American Southwest by Hal Marcovitz( Book )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 674 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the conquistador whose quest for the Seven Cities of Gold led to the exploration of the American Southwest in 1540
The Constitution by Hal Marcovitz( Book )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 671 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the history of the United States Constitution, from events leading up to its creation and ratification more than 200 years ago to some amendments that have been added as recently as 1971
Marco Polo and the wonders of the East by Hal Marcovitz( Book )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 655 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the Italian traveler who became the first European to cross Asia completely and document his experiences
Teens and suicide by Hal Marcovitz( Book )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 649 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using data from the Gallup Youth Survey and other sources, examines the issue of teenage suicide
The Declaration of Independence by Hal Marcovitz( Book )

9 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in English and held by 588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the history of the composition and signing of the Declaration of Independence, as well as the document's importance in American history
Teens & sex by Hal Marcovitz( Book )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 568 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using data from the Gallup Youth Survey and other sources, examines the issue of teenage sexuality, as well as its potential consequences
Reaching for the moon : the Apollo astronauts by Hal Marcovitz( Book )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an account of the Apollo space program and the advances and setbacks that led to the first human visits to the moon
Sacagewea : guide for the Lewis and Clark Expedition by Hal Marcovitz( Book )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a biography of the woman who accompanied the Lewis and Clark expedition and used her knowledge of the region and its languages, and the skills necessary to survive, to help assure the expedition's success
Anime by Hal Marcovitz( Book )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the history of anime, covering its influences, its arrival in the United States, what sets it apart from other types of animation, the role of women in anime, and messages in anime
The Liberty Bell by Hal Marcovitz( Book )

4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the history of the Liberty Bell, including information about the use of bells in colonial America, statistics about this particular bell, legends surrounding it, and its importance as an American symbol
John Smith : explorer and colonial leader by Hal Marcovitz( Book )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the colonist and explorer who led the struggling Jamestown colony through its early years and helped found Virginia
Biological & chemical warfare by Hal Marcovitz( )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the issues of biological and chemical warfare, including its historical background leading up to its current and future impact on society. The Hague Peace Conventions, the Geneva Protocol, and the Chemical Weapons Convention are discussed in detail. Programs that protect the United States against biological or chemical attack are also introduced
Suicide by Hal Marcovitz( )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers factual information about suicide, providing a brief history, discussing risk factors and mental disorders, addressing young victims and the right to die, and exploring suicide as a weapon, experiences of people left behind, and prevention
Exposing torture : centuries of cruelty by Hal Marcovitz( )

4 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shares information on the history of torture and its current use today, including whether it is an effective way to root out information about terrorism
Teens & family issues by Hal Marcovitz( Book )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses data from the Gallup Youth Survey and other sources to examine the issue of teen family relationships in today's world
Kuwait by Hal Marcovitz( Book )

11 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the geography, history, economy, government, religion, people, foreign relations, and major cities of Kuwait
Uncle Sam by Hal Marcovitz( Book )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in English and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes "Uncle Sam" Wilson, the New York meat-packer who supplied the troops with meat during the War of 1812, and how he gave rise to the national symbol popular with illustrators
The Statue of Liberty by Hal Marcovitz( Book )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the history of the United States' symbol of freedom, the Statue of Liberty, from its conception and design, through the fund-raising and construction, to its dedication in 1886
Gangs by Hal Marcovitz( )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the historical background of gangs, the formation of gangs in both urban and rural areas, violent gang rivalry, and well as law enforcement related to gang activity
The White House by Hal Marcovitz( Book )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of the White House, including the story of its construction, interesting and important facts and statistics, and its importance as an American symbol
 
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Francisco Coronado and the exploration of the American Southwest
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The ConstitutionMarco Polo and the wonders of the EastTeens and suicideThe Declaration of IndependenceTeens & sexReaching for the moon : the Apollo astronautsSacagewea : guide for the Lewis and Clark ExpeditionAnime
Alternative Names
マルコヴィッツ, ハル

Languages
English (97)