WorldCat Identities

Powers, Richard M.

Overview
Works: 136 works in 188 publications in 2 languages and 11,112 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Adventure stories  Stories, plots, etc  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Adventure stories, American  Paraphrases  Biography  Folklore 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Creator, Translator
Classifications: PS1305, 813.4
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Most widely held works about Richard M Powers
 
Most widely held works by Richard M Powers
Kipling : a selection of his stories and poems by Rudyard Kipling( Book )
3 editions published in 1956 in English and held by 2,579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This includes KIM, THE JUNGLE BOOK, JUST SO STORIES, and PUCK OF POOK'S HILL
American tall tales by Adrien Stoutenburg( Book )
10 editions published between 1966 and 1986 in English and held by 1,176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tall tales about Paul Bunyan, Pecos Bill, Stormalong, Mike Fink, Davy Crockett, Johnny Appleseed, John Henry, and Joe Magarac
Land of the Pharaohs by Leonard Cottrell( Book )
1 edition published in 1960 in English and held by 645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Life in Egypt during the 18th dynasty and the days of the boy Pharaoh Tutenkhamun. Grades 5-7
Tales from Shakespeare by Charles Lamb( Book )
2 editions published between 1923 and 1963 in English and held by 594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shakespeare's fourteen comedies and six tragedies retold in prose
David and Goliath by Beatrice Schenk De Regniers( Book )
3 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The biblical tale of the young sheperd who uses a slingshot to do battle with a giant and eventually becomes a king
The man who hated Sherlock Holmes; a life of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle by James Playsted Wood( Book )
1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A biography of the Scotsman who was sportsman, sailor, soldier, physician and historian as well as creator of the modern detective story and the best known detective
The Northmen by Thomas Caldecot Chubb( Book )
1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The doctors who conquered yellow fever by Ralph Nading Hill( Book )
1 edition published in 1957 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A tribute to Major Walter Reed and the other doctors who discovered the way in which yellow fever was spread, and did much to wipe it out."
To tell my people by Madeleine A Polland( Book )
1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Horsemen of the steppes / Walter A. Fairservis, Jr. by Walter Ashlin Fairservis( Book )
1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
All the Mowgli stories by Rudyard Kipling( Book )
5 editions published between 1895 and 1956 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The adventures of Mowgli, man-child, reared by the jungle wolf pack and educated by wild animals
The cave dwellers in the Old Stone Age by Richard M Powers( Book )
1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes how Marek, a Stone Age cave dweller, and his friends prepare for a mammoth hunt; parallel text with factual information accompanies the story
The long loud silence by Wilson Tucker( Book )
4 editions published between 1952 and 1954 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kim by Rudyard Kipling( Book )
5 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kim is the son of an Irish soldier born under British Imperial rule in 19th century India. Left in the care of a half-caste woman, Kim is free to explore the back allies and bazaars of Lahore . But when he meets with his father's old regiment he trades his native clothes for European suits and abandons his free wheeling life for the trappings of a secret agent
Runaway slave; the story of Harriet Tubman by Ann McGovern( Book )
2 editions published between 1965 and 1970 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Samson and Delilah by Anne K Rose( Book )
1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Philistines hate Samson for having defeated them in battle and they send Delilah to find the secret of his strength
Dogsled danger by West Lathrop( Book )
2 editions published between 1956 and 1961 in Dutch and English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Story of high adventure in the days of the Yukon Gold Rush when outlaws being hunted by the Canadian Mounties, desperate for food and supplies, kidnapped Cleeve Britton and the supplies he was transporting to his mother's store. Cleeve escaped and forged on through the frozen North with his dog, Jet, with his pursuers following
The art of Richard Powers by Jane Frank( Book )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The adventures of Tom Sawyer / illustrations by Paul Geiger ; afterword by Bernard DeVoto by Mark Twain( Book )
3 editions published between 1954 and 1956 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A mischievous boy growing up in a Mississippi River town in the nineteenth century impresses his friends and horrifies adults by associating with the son of the town drunk, running away from home, attending his own funeral, witnessing a murder, getting lost in a cave, and finding lost treasure
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain( Book )
1 edition published in 1954 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Huck tells of his adventures travelling down the Mississippi on a raft with an escaped slave, and of the many people they encounter, including a pair of swindlers and two families in a feud
 
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Alternative Names
Gorman, Terry 1921-1996
Powers, Richard 1921-1996
Powers, Richard G. 1921-1996
Powers, Richard G. (Richard Gorman), 1921-1996
Powers, Richard Gorman 1921-1996
Powers, Richard M.
Powers, Richard Michael Gorman 1921-1996
Languages
English (52)
Dutch (1)
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