WorldCat Identities

Holmes, Burnham 1942-

Overview
Works: 28 works in 54 publications in 3 languages and 3,892 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Biography  Miscellanea  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Narrator
Classifications: DT87.45, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Burnham Holmes
Nefertiti, the mystery queen by Burnham Holmes( Book )

7 editions published between 1977 and 1998 in English and held by 825 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of Nefertiti concentrating on the period during which her husband, Amenhetep IV, struggled to change the ancient forms of worship in Egypt from many gods to one, the sun god
Cesar Chavez : farm worker activist by Burnham Holmes( Book )

4 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the Mexican American labor activist who helped organize the migrant farm workers and establish a union to fight for their rights
Paul Robeson : a voice of struggle by Burnham Holmes( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Honor student, athlete, actor, singer, and political activist who became involved in movements for world peace and racial equality
The Fifth Amendment by Burnham Holmes( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the history of the several clauses of the Fifth Amendment: the right to a grand jury, due process, self-incrimination, double jeopardy, and eminent domain
Basic training : a portrait of today's Army by Burnham Holmes( Book )

2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The words and drill sergeants, officers, and the trainees themselves reveal what basic training is like in today's all-volunteer army from the moment the nervous trainee arrives to the pomp and ceremony of graduation seven weeks later
The Third Amendment by Burnham Holmes( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studies the historical circumstances in the American colonies that eventually led to the drafting of the Third Amendment, which forbids the arbitrary quartering of troops in private homes
Early morning rounds : a portrait of a hospital by Burnham Holmes( Book )

4 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the activities of two third-year medical students as they rotate through different hospital departments including the emergency room, surgery, and obstetrics
Yogi, Babe, and Magic : the complete book of sports nicknames by Louis Phillips( Book )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George Eastman by Burnham Holmes( Book )

2 editions published between 1992 and 1999 in Chinese and English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the life of the man who revolutionized photography by developing a camera simple enough for anyone to use
The first seeing eye dogs by Burnham Holmes( Book )

3 editions published between 1978 and 1981 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses some of the early efforts in training dogs to guide the blind in Switzerland and later in the United States, focusing on the relationship of Morris Frank and his dog Buddy who pioneered needed changes for traveling blind people in this country
The mysterious ghosts of flight 401 by Burnham Holmes( Book )

2 editions published between 1979 and 1981 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the repeated appearances of the ghosts of two airline pilots killed in a 1972 crash
The TV almanac by Louis Phillips( Book )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The American Heritage history of the Bill of Rights by Philip A Klinkner( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studies the historical origins of provisions of the Bill of Rights
The world's first baseball game by Burnham Holmes( Book )

3 editions published between 1978 and 1981 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the development of rules for baseball and the first game played "by the rules" in Hoboken, New Jersey, on June 19, 1846
Edward Hopper by Burnham Holmes( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers a brief biographical profile of Edward Hopper which provides information on his early childhood, his lifelong love of the sea, his artistic career, and other related topics
The complete book of sports nicknames by Louis Phillips( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One shining moment : sports heroes for a day by Burnham Holmes( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nefertiti ratu misteri by Burnham Holmes( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in Malay and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nefertiti : permaisuri misteri by Burnham Holmes( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in Malay and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American Troublemakers Paul Robeson by Burnham Holmes( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in Undetermined and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Paul Robeson : a voice of struggleAmerican Troublemakers Paul Robeson
Languages
English (40)

Malay (2)

Chinese (1)

Covers
George EastmanThe TV almanacEdward HopperThe complete book of sports nicknamesOne shining moment : sports heroes for a dayAmerican Troublemakers Paul Robeson