WorldCat Identities

Burchard, Peter

Overview
Works: 98 works in 208 publications in 3 languages and 19,842 library holdings
Genres: History  Juvenile works  Fiction  Drama  Biography  Film adaptations 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PZ7.B912, B
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Most widely held works about Peter Burchard
  • Glory by Edward Zwick Edward Zwick( Visual )
 
Most widely held works by Peter Burchard
Squanto, friend of the Pilgrims by Clyde Robert Bulla( Book )
15 editions published between 1954 and 2009 in English and held by 1,234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Squanto goes back to England with the early explorers and when he returns to the New World, much has changed
One gallant rush; Robert Gould Shaw and his brave Black Regiment by Peter Burchard( Book )
9 editions published between 1965 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Story of Shaw's life and his heroic command of the 54th Massachusetts Regiment, the first Negro unit raised in the North in the Civil War
Pocahontas and the strangers by Clyde Robert Bulla( Book )
7 editions published between 1971 and 1988 in English and held by 1,148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A fictionalized account of the life of Pocahontas woven about the few facts known from historical records
Squanto, friend of the white men by Clyde Robert Bulla( Book )
4 editions published in 1954 in English and held by 825 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A biography of the Indian who went to London with some of the first English explorers, was sold into slavery in Spain, and finally returned to America where he befriended the Pilgrims when they landed
John Billington, friend of Squanto by Clyde Robert Bulla( Book )
4 editions published in 1956 in English and held by 774 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young Pilgrim boy is always causing trouble for Plymouth Colony until one day his mischief results in more friendly relations with the Indians
Pirate's promise by Clyde Robert Bulla( Book )
5 editions published between 1958 and 1994 in English and held by 678 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Overview: Young and orphaned, Tom Pippin has just been sold by his greedy uncle to the captain of a great sailing ship bound for America. Although Tom has been sold into slavery, no one can buy or sell his unwavering spirit. Tom longs to be free on the shores of America, but when a pirate's ship captures his boat, the young boy's life changes forever. Pirate Captain Land and his motley crew of men reveal to Tom all of the secrets - and dangers - of the pirate's life. Peter Burchard's black and white drawings throughout illustrate Tom's journey
Jed, the story of a Yankee soldier and a southern boy by Peter Burchard( Book )
4 editions published between 1960 and 1967 in English and held by 618 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sixteen-year-old Jed, a veteran fighter in the Union Army, rescues a small Confederate boy and takes him back to his Mississippi home
Bimby by Peter Burchard( Book )
3 editions published in 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Historical fiction
Lincoln and slavery by Peter Burchard( Book )
3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A biography of the sixteenth president which focuses on the issue of slavery and the importance it had throughout Lincoln's life from his early days as a lawyer through his presidency
Frederick Douglass : for the great family of man by Peter Burchard( Book )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A biography of the runaway slave who became an abolitionist, a crusader for women's rights, and an advisor to Abraham Lincoln
I, Adam by Jean Fritz( Book )
1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A boy learns that becoming a man requires more than he had anticipated
Down the Mississippi by Clyde Robert Bulla( Book )
4 editions published in 1954 in English and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Minnesota farm boy gets a much desired opportunity to go down the Mississippi on a raft as the cook's helper
Charlotte Forten : a Black teacher in the Civil War by Peter Burchard( Book )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of Charlotte Forten who worked as a teacher and as a nurse on the Sea Islands off the coast of South Carolina, primarily St. Helena Island
"We'll stand by the Union" : Robert Gould Shaw and the Black 54th Massachusetts Regiment by Peter Burchard( Book )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Profiles the Union officer who led the first Black regiment of the Civil War
The street of the flower boxes by Peggy Mann( Book )
5 editions published between 1966 and 1971 in English and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Carlos and his friends have great fun ripping up the flowers planted by a new family on West 94th Street. When his grandmother insists that he apologize, he never suspects that he will become guardian of the flower boxes
Fourth of July raid by Wilma Pitchford Hays( Book )
2 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The story is set during time of the American Revolution and may be considered 'a convincing ... picture of patriot-staunchness and courage and of a boy's quick-wittedness.'"
For Ma and Pa: on the Oregon trail, 1844 by Wilma Pitchford Hays( Book )
2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recounts the adventures of thirteen-year-old John Sager who led his six brothers and sisters 700 miles to Oregon in the early nineteenth century
William Penn, founder and friend by Virginia Haviland( Book )
1 edition published in 1952 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Penn's father, an admiral in the British Navy, hoped his son would have a diplomatic career. But Penn had other ideas and when he joined the Quakers his father disinherited him. Penn's dream of a Quaker colony in America finally came true in his founding of Pennsylvania
North by night by Peter Burchard( Book )
4 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Story of Confederate soldiers and their dismal life in a jail in Columbia, South Carolina. Describes the daring escape from the prison and the long dangerous journey through the Carolinas to eastern Tennessee to rejoin the Union Army
Highland Halloween by Wilma Pitchford Hays( Book )
1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The search for Robbie's cow on Halloween night have Robbie and his friend Archie terrified because they have to go search Hidden Hollow where there's supposed to be a witch and an haunted house
 
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Alternative Names
Burchard, Peter Duncan
Languages
English (86)
Italian (1)
French (1)
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