Barbara Taylor

BARBARA TAYLOR is Reader in History at the University of East London, UK, and author of Eve and the New Jerusalem (1983) and Mary Wollstonecraft and the Feminist Imagination (2003). She was Director of the 'Feminism and Enlightenment' research project (1998-2001).


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Discover Science: Apes and Monkeys
Discover Science
by Barbara Taylor
Kingfisher

Make science accessible with this essential series that will capture children’s imagination while laying the foundation for future learning. With...


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I Wonder Why Soap Makes Bubbles
I Wonder Why
Barbara Taylor
Kingfisher

This highly popular and long-running series has been revamped for a new generation of readers, with a clean, crisp redesign and colorful covers. The series...


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History and Psyche
Palgrave Studies in Cultural and Intellectual History
Edited By Sally Alexander and Barbara Taylor
Palgrave Macmillan

The relationship between psychoanalysis and history is long-standing, productive and controversial. From Freud onward, psychoanalytic thinkers have looked to...


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I Wonder Why Zippers Have Teeth
I Wonder Why
by Barbara Taylor
Kingfisher

It is hard for kids to imagine that everything they see and use was once invented by someone. From computer games to ball point pens, Teddy bears to drinking...


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Navigators: Planet Earth
Navigators
By Barbara Taylor
Kingfisher

Navigate your way through a fantastic range of subjects with this visually spectacular trusted series. Every spread is brimming with lively text, amazing...


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Discover Science: Insects
Discover Science
by Barbara Taylor
Kingfisher

Make science accessible with this essential series that will capture children’s imagination while laying the foundation for future learning. With...


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Everything You Need to Know
Everything You Need To Know
by Deborah Chancellor, Deborah Murrell, Philip Steele, Barbara Taylor
Kingfisher

This wonderful first encyclopedia is the perfect one-volume book of knowledge for young readers. Arranged thematically in ten fascinating core topics, this...


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Discover Science: Insects
Discover Science
by Barbara Taylor
Kingfisher

Make science accessible with this essential series that will capture children’s imagination while laying the foundation for future learning. With...


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On Kindness

Adam Phillips and Barbara Taylor
Picador

Kindness is the foundation of the world’s great religions and most-enduring philosophies. Why, then, does being kind feel so dangerous? If we crave kindness...


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Science Kids Insects
Science Kids
written by Barbara Taylor
Kingfisher

How does a caterpillar become a butterfly? How do flies see? Which beetle uses chemical weapons? Microphotography and fact-filled text present an incredible...


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The Best Book of the Human Body
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by Barbara Taylor, illustrated by Roger Stewart
Kingfisher

Young readers who are curious about their bodies will find all of the answers they need in this highly accessible book. Superb cutaway illustrations show...


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Women, Gender and Enlightenment

Edited by Barbara Taylor and Sarah Knott
Palgrave Macmillan

This path-breaking volume of interdisciplinary essays by forty leading scholars provides a detailed picture of the controversial, innovative role played by...


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Science Kids: Apes and Monkeys
Science Kids
Barbara Taylor
Kingfisher

The world of science has never been so accessible to young readers! Science Kids books offer a learning experience that kids, parents, and teachers are sure to...


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Kingfisher Knowledge: Animal Giants
Kingfisher Knowledge
Barbara Taylor
Kingfisher

Discover the biggest and most powerful animals to walk on land, swim in the oceans, and fly in the skies. Packed with facts about all types of large creatures,...


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Kingfisher Young Knowledge: Insects
Kingfisher Young Knowledge
Barbara Taylor
Kingfisher

Insects are the most successful animals on Earth and KFYK: Insects introduces readers to the tiny creatures that fly, scuttle, and lurk in the world around us....


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I Wonder Why Zippers Have Teeth
I Wonder Why
Barbara Taylor
Kingfisher

"What did people use before they had refrigerators?" and "Where do inventors get their ideas?" are some of the questions answered in this intriguing look at...


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Mammals
Questions and Answers
Barbara Taylor
Kingfisher

Have you ever wondered why beavers have flat tails or how camels survive in the desert? Mammals provides the answers to these and many other fascinating...


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Science

Barbara Taylor
Kingfisher

Each of these guides is full of lively answers to all those tricky questions about how the world works. Browsers and young students alike will enjoy these...


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Time and Seasons

Barbara Taylor
Kingfisher

Each of these guides is full of lively answers to all those tricky questions about how the world works. Browsers and young students alike will enjoy these...


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Oceans and Rivers
Questions and Answers
Barbara Taylor
Kingfisher


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Young Discoverers: Weather and Climate

Barbara Taylor
Kingfisher

Filled with information about each element of our changing weather, including what clouds tell us about the weather, why there are different seasons, what...


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Young Discoverers: Rivers and Oceans

Barbara Taylor
Kingfisher

Where are the world's longest rivers located? How do oceans change the shape of the land? How do we measure the speed of a river's current? Readers will learn...


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Young Discoverers: Mountains and Volcanoes

Barbara Taylor
Kingfisher

Youngsters can consult this colorful book to learn where to find the highest mountains, discover why some volcanoes explode, and read about why earthquakes...


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Maps and Mapping

Barbara Taylor
Kingfisher

This absorbing book covers the elements found on maps, including scales, contour lines, and the use of color and symbols.


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The Earth

Barbara Taylor
Kingfisher

Maps and mapping, mountains and volcanoes, rivers and oceans, and weather and climate are the four key subjects explored in The Earth. Children will make...


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I Wonder Why the Sun Rises
I Wonder Why
Barbara Taylor
Kingfisher


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