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Virginia Apgar

author: Apel, Melanie Ann
Profiles a woman anesthesiologist who was a pioneer in medicine, graduating from medical school at a time when few women attended college and going on to develop the Apgar score for measuring a newborn's physical condition at birth.
920
year: 2004
copies: 5
call number/section: 920
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Politics And Government In Ancient Greece

author: Apel, Melanie Ann
Explores the politics and government of ancient Greece and includes information about the military, assembly, the democratic structure, and war between Athens and Sparta.
938
year: 2004
copies: 7
call number/section: 938
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subjects: greece

Economy And Industry In Ancient Greece

author: Apel, Melanie Ann
Contains a children's study on the economy and industry of Ancient Greece and includes information on farming and agriculture, manufacturing and the importance of pottery, the marketplace, and foreign and domestic trade.
938
year: 2004
copies: 6
call number/section: 938
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subjects: industries, greece

Home Life In Ancient Greece

author: Apel, Melanie Ann
Contains a children's study of home life in Ancient Greece and includes information on families, marriage, and children, women's roles, slavery, types of food and clothing, and entertainment.
938
year: 2004
copies: 4
call number/section: 938
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subjects: family, greece, families

Land And Resources Of Ancient Greece

author: Apel, Melanie Ann
Explores the land and resources of ancient Greece and includes information about climate and agriculture, culture and trade, city-states, and mining for metals.
938
year: 2004
copies: 5
call number/section: 938
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Art And Religion In Ancient Greece

author: Apel, Melanie Ann
Presents an illustrated introduction to the art and religion of ancient Greece, discussing gods and goddesses, mythology, temples, music and dance, poetry, sculpture, philosophy, and other topics.
292.08
year: 2004
copies: 5
call number/section: 292.08
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Technology Of Ancient Greece

author: Apel, Melanie Ann
Explores the technology of Ancient Greece and includes information about weapons and sailing ships, science and medicine, astronomy and mathematics, and architecture and agriculture.
938
year: 2004
copies: 6
call number/section: 938
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subjects: technology, greece

Let's Talk About Being In A Wheelchair

author: Apel, Melanie Ann
Photographs and simple text teach young readers what it is like to be in a wheelchair and describe the various challenges they might face.
617
year: 2002
copies: 3
call number/section: 617
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Let's Talk About Nightmares

author: Apel, Melanie Ann
Easy-to-follow text teaches young readers about nightmares, helping them learn that they are harmless and offering comfort for when they are scared.
154.6
year: 2002
copies: 3
call number/section: 154.6
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Let's Talk About When You Think Nobody Likes You

author: Apel, Melanie Ann
Explains to children what might really be happening when they feel that no one likes them, discussing hurt feelings, bad behavior, shyness, and self-esteem.
155.4
year: 2002
copies: 6
call number/section: 155.4
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Coping With Stuttering

author: Apel, Melanie Ann
Discusses the causes of the speech disorder, stuttering, explains how to cope in situations with family and friends as well as at school, and tells where to get help.
616.85
year: 2000
copies: 3
call number/section: 616.85
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Careers In The Building And Construction Trades

author: Apel, Melanie Ann
Examines career opportunities in the building and construction trades including carpenters, electrician, plumbers, masons, and tiler.
624
year: 2005
copies: 8
call number/section: 624
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Let's Talk About Feeling Embarrassed

author: Apel, Melanie Ann
Discusses the physical and psychological effects of feeling embarrassed and how to deal with the emotion.
152.4
year: 2001
copies: 3
call number/section: 152.4
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Cocaine And Your Nose

author: Apel, Melanie Ann
Explains the parts and functions of the nose, how the body breathes and smells, the effects of the drug cocaine, and how to get treatment for addiction.
616.86
year: 2006
copies: 17
call number/section: 616.86
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Cool Careers Without College For Film And Television Buffs

author: Apel, Melanie Ann
Describes over seventeen careers that do not require a college degree for people who are interested in film and television, each including such information as training requirements, salary ranges, and future outlook, as well as lists of related organizations and Web sites.
331.7
year: 2008
copies: 4
call number/section: 331.7
lexile: 1160

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