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Pimm, Nancy Roe

Overview
Works: 13 works in 29 publications in 1 language and 5,670 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Literature  History  Biography  Biographies 
Roles: Author
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Most widely held works about Nancy Roe Pimm
 
Most widely held works by Nancy Roe Pimm
The heart of the beast : eight great gorilla stories by Nancy Roe Pimm( Book )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 1,974 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Read biographies of eight real gorillas as you learn about how gorillas are both like and unlike humans
Indy 500 : the inside track by Nancy Roe Pimm( Book )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 1,631 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at the history and excitement of "the Crown Jewel" of auto racing, the Indianapolis Five Hundred, including the history of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway and the development of "Indy cars."
The Daytona 500 : the thrill and thunder of the great American race by Nancy Roe Pimm( Book )

4 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 872 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a history of the Daytona 500, discusses the drivers and crew, and recounts notable crashes, fights, and last-lap passes
Colo's story : the life of one grand gorilla by Nancy Roe Pimm( Book )

5 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Celebrates and chronicles the surprise birth and endearing milestones of Colo, a gorilla born in 1956 at the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium in Ohio. Follows Colo's journey from a cuddly baby, to a feisty toddler, to a mother of three, to the matriarch of one very large gorilla family and now the oldest living gorilla in the world
The Jerrie Mock story : the first woman to fly solo around the world by Nancy Roe Pimm( Book )

5 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The story of Jerrie Mock, the first woman to fly solo around the world"--
Bonded by battle : the powerful friendships of military dogs and soldiers : from the Civil War to Operation Iraqi Freedom by Nancy Roe Pimm( Book )

2 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A history from the Civil War onward of the partnership between military dogs and their human companions. Describes the evolving relationship as the dogs' skills are discovered and exploited by their handlers, and the U.S. military's changing policy toward the dogs."--
Nancy Roe Pimm's the heart of the beast : eight great gorilla stories by Nancy Roe Pimm( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Read biographies of eight real gorillas as you learn about how gorillas are both like and unlike humans
Smoky, the dog that saved my life : the Bill Wynne story by Nancy Roe Pimm( Book )

2 editions published in 2019 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"World War II soldier Bill Wynne met Smoky while serving in New Guinea, where the dog, who was smaller than Wynne's army boot, was found trying to scratch her way out of a foxhole. After he adopted her, she served as the squadron mascot and is credited as being the first therapy dog for the emotional support she provided the soldiers. When they weren't fighting, Bill taught Smoky hundreds of tricks to entertain the troops. Smoky became a war hero herself at an airstrip in Luzon, the Philippines, where she helped save forty airplanes and hundreds of soldiers from imminent attack. After the war, Bill worked as a Hollywood animal trainer and then returned to his hometown of Cleveland, Ohio. He and Smoky continued to perform their act, even getting their own TV show, How to Train Your Dog with Bill Wynne and Smoky. "--Provided by publisher
The Daytona 500 : The Thrill and Thunder of the Great American Race by Nancy Roe Pimm( )

2 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Who won the first Daytona 500? What do teams do to prepare their cars for 500 miles of hard, high-speed racing? Who gave the Daytona 500 the nickname the "Great American Race"? Learn all about stock car racing's biggest event and the drivers and crew who make it possible in this fascinating, fact-filled book. You will join in the excitement of forty-three cars running nose-to-tail and side-by-side at almost 200 miles per hour. You'll also discover the rich history of stock car racing and find out why it's one of the most popular sports around
Daytona 500, The by Nancy Roe Pimm( )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Who won the first Daytona 500? What do teams do to prepare their cars for 500 miles of hard, high-speed racing? Who gave the Daytona 500 the nickname the ""Great American Race""? Learn all about stock car racing's biggest event and the drivers and crew who make it possible in this fascinating, fact-filled book. You will join in the excitement of forty-three cars running nose-to-tail and side-by-side at almost 200 miles per hour. You'll also discover the rich history of stock car racing and find out why it's one of the most popular sports around
Raising gorilla babies by Nancy Roe Pimm( )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Indy 500 : the inside trackThe Daytona 500 : the thrill and thunder of the great American raceColo's story : the life of one grand gorillaNancy Roe Pimm's the heart of the beast : eight great gorilla stories
Languages
English (29)