The Resource Talking walls : discover your world, Margy Burns Knight ; illustrated by Anne Sibley O'Brien

Talking walls : discover your world, Margy Burns Knight ; illustrated by Anne Sibley O'Brien

Label
Talking walls : discover your world
Title
Talking walls
Title remainder
discover your world
Statement of responsibility
Margy Burns Knight ; illustrated by Anne Sibley O'Brien
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An illustrated description of walls around the world and their significance, from the Great Wall of China to the Berlin Wall
Cataloging source
DLC
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Knight, Margy Burns
Dewey number
900
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
O'Brien, Anne Sibley
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Walls
  • Walls
  • Walls
  • Human geography
  • World history
  • Human geography
  • World history
  • World history
  • Human geography
  • Walls
  • Walls
  • Walls
  • Walls
  • Walls
  • Walls
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Talking walls : discover your world, Margy Burns Knight ; illustrated by Anne Sibley O'Brien
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"This book was first published in two volumes, Talking walls (1992) and Talking walls : the stories continue (1995). They have been combined and updated in this new edition."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Great Wall of China -- Aborigine wall art, Australia -- The Lascaux Caves, France -- Hadrian's Wall, England -- Mahabalipuram's animal walls, India -- The city walls of Fez, Morocco -- Great Zimbabwe -- The walls of Cuzco, Peru -- Taos Pueblo, New Mexico, U.S.A. -- The Western Wall, Jerusalem -- Mecca walls, Egypt and Saudi Arabia -- Tibetan prayer walls -- Divali murals in India -- Diego Rivera murals, Mexico -- Tokyo dog wall, Japan -- Pablo Neruda's home, Chile -- Ndebele homes, South Africa -- The Canadian Museum of Civilization -- Philadelphia murals, U.S.A. -- Dikes in the Netherlands -- Holocaust memorial wall, Poland -- The Vietnam Veterans Memorial, U.S.A. -- Angel Island, California, U.S.A. -- The Peace Lines, Belfast, Northern Ireland -- The Berlin Wall, Germany -- Nelson Mandela's prison walls, South Africa
Control code
ocn851642792
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
First hardcover edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780884483564
Lccn
2013025936
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
Label
Talking walls : discover your world, Margy Burns Knight ; illustrated by Anne Sibley O'Brien
Publication
Copyright
Note
"This book was first published in two volumes, Talking walls (1992) and Talking walls : the stories continue (1995). They have been combined and updated in this new edition."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Great Wall of China -- Aborigine wall art, Australia -- The Lascaux Caves, France -- Hadrian's Wall, England -- Mahabalipuram's animal walls, India -- The city walls of Fez, Morocco -- Great Zimbabwe -- The walls of Cuzco, Peru -- Taos Pueblo, New Mexico, U.S.A. -- The Western Wall, Jerusalem -- Mecca walls, Egypt and Saudi Arabia -- Tibetan prayer walls -- Divali murals in India -- Diego Rivera murals, Mexico -- Tokyo dog wall, Japan -- Pablo Neruda's home, Chile -- Ndebele homes, South Africa -- The Canadian Museum of Civilization -- Philadelphia murals, U.S.A. -- Dikes in the Netherlands -- Holocaust memorial wall, Poland -- The Vietnam Veterans Memorial, U.S.A. -- Angel Island, California, U.S.A. -- The Peace Lines, Belfast, Northern Ireland -- The Berlin Wall, Germany -- Nelson Mandela's prison walls, South Africa
Control code
ocn851642792
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
First hardcover edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780884483564
Lccn
2013025936
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations

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