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Kristan Lawson

Full Name: Kristan Lawson
Number of Works: 12
Native Californian Kristan Lawson is the author of several successful travel guides, including Weird Europe for St. Martin's Press, and America Off the Wall: The West Coast. She lives in Berkeley, California.

ISBN: 0312263856, 9780312263850
Keywords: babylon, california
Pages: 272
Published: 2000
  • Rating: 60%
ISBN: 1556525028, 9781556525025
Keywords: kids, activities, series, ideas, life, evolution, darwin
Pages: 146
Published: 2003
  • Rating: 80%

PbDarwin and Evolution for Kids/b traces the transformation of a privileged and somewhat scatterbrained youth into the great thinker who proposed the revolutionary theory of evolution. Through 21 hands-on activities, young scientists learn about Darwin#8217;s life and work and assess current evidence of evolution. Activities include going on a botanical treasure hunt, keeping field notes as a backyard naturalist, and tying knots for ship sails like those on the HMS iBeagle/i. Children also learn how fossils are created, trace genetic traits through their family trees, and discover if acquired
ISBN: 4621080776, 9784621080771
Pages: 224
Published: 2009
ISBN: 0963420577, 9780963420572
Keywords: chess, speed, rules
Pages: 50
Published: 1992
ISBN: 1887801871, 9781887801874
Keywords: head, letter
Pages: 32
Published: 2000

Letter Head is a dynamic word-forming card game that's engaging, interactive, challenging, addictive, and above all, fun. Players create words using a special deck of cards that have letters instead of numbers and points instead of suits. Missing a crucial letter? No problem! Canny players can bluff their opponents into thinking they've got every letter they need. Social skills and "emotional intelligence" are just as important as spelling ability. But Letter Head isn't just one card game, it's an expandable game kit. Rules for fourteen additional games that can be played with the 1
ISBN: 0062507478, 9780062507471
Keywords: goddess, worshipped, throughout, time, celebrated, places, sites, europe, discover
Pages: 304
Published: 1991
  • Rating: 100%

Celebrating an overlooked spiritual heritage, this book looks at locations such as Hera's birthplace at Argos in Greece, the site where Earth goddess Diana reigns in Nemi in Italy, the Temple of Isis at Szombathely in Hungary and the great sanctuary of the goddess Brigid in Kildare in Ireland. The power and beauty of ancient Minoan, Etruscan, Greek, Roman, Celtic, Norse, Teutronic and Lapp goddesses are featured in this book that retells ancient and modern myths, legends and rituals. This book comes with maps, photographs and instructions on how to get to the sites.