WorldCat Identities

Burchard, Peter

Overview
Works: 94 works in 209 publications in 2 languages and 19,544 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  History  Drama  Biography  Dark comedy films  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Biographical films  War films 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PZ7.B912, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Peter Burchard
     
    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 1,237 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
    One gallant rush : Robert Gould Shaw and his brave Black Regiment by Peter Burchard( Book )

    11 editions published between 1965 and 1989 in English and held by 1,185 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 1,106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    A fictionalized account of the life of Pocahontas woven about the few facts known from historical records
    John Billington, friend of Squanto by Clyde Robert Bulla( Book )

    6 editions published in 1956 in English and German and held by 750 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 621 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 )

    6 editions published between 1958 and 1967 in English and held by 592 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 574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    Historical fiction
    Lincoln and slavery by Peter Burchard( Book )

    3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 564 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 561 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 537 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 415 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. Instead of curing him of his wish to work on the river, as his parents had hoped, it only strengthens his hope to become a riverman
    The street of the flower boxes by Peggy Mann( Book )

    6 editions published between 1966 and 1971 in English and held by 386 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
    Charlotte Forten : a Black teacher in the Civil War by Peter Burchard( Book )

    3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 385 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 )

    2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    Profiles the Union officer who led the first Black regiment of the Civil War
    Fourth of July raid by Wilma Pitchford Hays( Book )

    2 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 355 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.'"
    William Penn, founder and friend by Virginia Haviland( Book )

    1 edition published in 1952 in English and held by 316 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
    For Ma and Pa: on the Oregon trail, 1844 by Wilma Pitchford Hays( Book )

    2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 312 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
    Stories of Christ and Christmas( Book )

    1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    Highland Halloween by Wilma Pitchford Hays( Book )

    1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 277 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
    North by night by Peter Burchard( Book )

    4 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    Story of Union officers Tim Bradford and Red Kelly 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
     
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    Audience level: 0.17 (from 0.11 for Squanto, f ... to 0.27 for Gloria / ...)

    Squanto, friend of the Pilgrims
    Alternative Names
    Burchard, Peter Duncan

    Peter Burchard American historian

    Peter Burchard Amerikaans schrijver (1921-2004)

    Peter Burchard amerikansk författare

    Peter Burchard amerikansk skribent

    Peter Burchard auteur américain de livres pour enfants

    Питер Бурхард

    Languages
    English (83)

    German (1)

    Covers
    Pocahontas and the strangersPirate's promiseLincoln and slaveryFrederick Douglass : for the great family of man"We'll stand by the Union" : Robert Gould Shaw and the Black 54th Massachusetts Regiment