WorldCat Identities

Blue, Rose

Overview
Works: 40 works in 81 publications in 1 language and 12,107 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  History 
Classifications: E840.5.P68, B
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Most widely held works by Rose Blue
Colin Powell : straight to the top by Rose Blue ( Book )
7 editions published between 1991 and 2002 in English and held by 990 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the life and career of the first black chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff
Christa McAuliffe, teacher in space by Corinne J Naden ( Book )
2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 679 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The first private American citizen chosen to go on a space flight, Christa McAuliffe, lost her life when the Challenger exploded just after liftoff. Describes her special interest in the space program
People of peace by Rose Blue ( )
3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eleven people who have worked to promote peace, within their countries or internationally, are profiled. Subjects include India's Mohandas Gandhi, South Africa's Desmond Tutu, America's Jane Addams and Jimmy Carter, and other historical and contemporary leaders
Barbara Jordan by Rose Blue ( Book )
5 editions published between 1990 and 1996 in English and held by 645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the life and career of the Black woman from Texas who became a prominent political figure
Whoopi Goldberg : entertainer by Rose Blue ( Book )
4 editions published between 1994 and 2000 in English and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A biography of one of the nation's most successful performers in film, television, and theater
John Muir, saving the wilderness by Corinne J Naden ( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A biography of John Muir, early proponent of wilderness preservation and founder of the Sierra Club. Intended to foster a sense of individual responsibility for taking care of the planet, these biographies focus on the lives of important naturalists and figures in the environmental conservation movement
The White House kids by Rose Blue ( Book )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This book shows the lives of the children growing up in the White House, and the things they had in common, but also the differences
Judith Resnik, Challenger astronaut by Joanne E Bernstein ( Book )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A biography of the astronaut; a woman, a doctor of electrical engineering, and a Jew; who was killed in the explosion of the space shuttle Challenger
Jonas Salk : polio pioneer by Corinne J Naden ( Book )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Highlights the life of Jonas Salk and his discovery of the vaccine for polio that was named after him
Halle Berry by Corinne J Naden ( Book )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A biography of the actress who won a Golden Globe Award in 2000 for her leading role in the television movie "Introducing Dorothy Dandridge."
Madeleine Albright : U.S. Secretary of State by Rose Blue ( Book )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Focuses on the career of the former United States ambassador to the United Nations who became the first woman to serve as Secretary of State
Diane Sawyer : super newswoman by Rose Blue ( Book )
2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A biography of the television journalist who joined the staff of "60 Minutes" as that show's first female correspondent
Mae Jemison : out of this world by Corinne J Naden ( Book )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chronicles the life of Mae Jemison, an astronaut who became the first African American woman in space
Benjamin Banneker : mathematician and stargazer by Rose Blue ( Book )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Highlights the achievements of this self-taught, gentle farmer of Maryland who is remembered as America's first major African American scientist
Jerry Rice by Corinne J Naden ( Book )
2 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A revealing look at this San Francisco 49er's extraordinary career
Barbara Bush, first lady by Rose Blue ( Book )
2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A biography of the "down to earth" First Lady, describing her childhood, marriage, family life, campaign work, and volunteer work as a literacy advocate and as chairperson of the Leukemia Society of America
Chris Rock by Rose Blue ( Book )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A biography of the popular comedian, known for his stand-up routines and for his role on the late-night television program, "Saturday Night Live."
Harriet Tubman : riding the freedom train by Rose Blue ( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A biography of the African American woman who spent her childhood in slavery and later worked to help other slaves escape north to freedom through the Underground Railroad
Belle Starr and the Wild West by Corinne J Naden ( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A biography of the legendary outlaw known as the Bandit Queen. Sidebars describe the history, daily life, and people of the Wild West
Dian Fossey : at home with the giant gorillas by Corinne J Naden ( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Profiles the life of the scientist who studied mountain gorillas in central Africa and worked to ensure their survival
 
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