WorldCat Identities

Shippen, Katherine B. 1892-1980

Overview
Works: 63 works in 201 publications in 2 languages and 8,641 library holdings
Genres: History  Juvenile works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Fiction  Biography 
Classifications: TK140.B37, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Katherine B Shippen
Mr. Bell invents the telephone by Katherine B Shippen ( Book )
13 editions published in 1952 in English and Undetermined and held by 935 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traces Alexander Graham Bell's life as an elocution teacher, his friendship with Watson, the chain of alternately breathbreaking and encouraging trials that culminated in the fateful experiment with the acid box transmitter, the public's first reception- fantastically cold- of his telephone, the troublesome law suits against hopeful usurpers, and final recognition
The heritage of music by Katherine B Shippen ( Book )
4 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 795 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A history of music from primitive times to the modern musician's electronic compositions presented through discussions of famous composers and their works
Men, microscopes, and living things by Katherine B Shippen ( Book )
13 editions published between 1955 and 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A recording of the succession of theories and experiments relating to living things and an account of the men responsible for them
Andrew Carnegie and the age of steel by Katherine B Shippen ( Book )
6 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A biography of industrialist Andrew Carnegie, emphasizing his numerous philanthropies
Leif Eriksson, first voyager to America by Katherine B Shippen ( Book )
6 editions published between 1951 and 1962 in English and held by 611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Men of medicine by Katherine B Shippen ( Book )
13 editions published between 1956 and 1966 in English and Persian and held by 562 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The history of medicine from the Sumerian priest-physicians of 5,000 years ago to the discovery of antibiotics
Passage to America; the story of the great migrations by Katherine B Shippen ( Book )
4 editions published in 1950 in English and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
New found world by Katherine B Shippen ( Book )
9 editions published between 1945 and 1967 in English and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gives a history of the European discovery and colonization of Latin America
The great heritage by Katherine B Shippen ( Book )
11 editions published between 1947 and 1962 in English and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses America's resources from the time of first settlement to the present. Each chapter deals with a different commodity -- furs, timber, gold, cotton, oil, cattle, coal, mining, steel, etc
This union cause; the growth of organized labor in America by Katherine B Shippen ( Book )
3 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A bridle for Pegasus by Katherine B Shippen ( Book )
11 editions published between 1951 and 1966 in English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gives a history of human attempts at flight
Portals to the past; the story of archaeology by Katherine B Shippen ( Book )
1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Moses by Katherine B Shippen ( Book )
1 edition published in 1949 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The pool of knowledge; how the United Nations share their skills by Katherine B Shippen ( Book )
10 editions published between 1954 and 1965 in English and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The bright design by Katherine B Shippen ( Book )
8 editions published between 1949 and 1966 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Relates the history of man's discoveries in the field of electrical energy, from the manufacture of the compass in the 12th century to the atomic bomb
Miracle in motion; the story of America's industry by Katherine B Shippen ( Book )
11 editions published between 1955 and 1963 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Milton S. Hershey by Katherine B Shippen ( Book )
7 editions published between 1959 and 1997 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lightfoot: the story of an Indian boy by Katherine B Shippen ( Book )
4 editions published between 1950 and 1953 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
I know a city, the story of New York's growth by Katherine B Shippen ( Book )
4 editions published between 1954 and 1960 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alexander Graham Bell invents the telephone = Formerly called Mr. Bell invents the telephone by Katherine B Shippen ( Book )
3 editions published between 1952 and 1982 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explains how Bell quit his teaching job, and worked in a crude attic workshop with Thomas Watson, to develop the telephone
 
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Alternative Names
Binney, Katherine 1892-1980
Shippen, Katarzyna.
Shippen, Katherine B.
Shippen, Katherine B. 1892-
Shippen, Katherine B. (Katherine Binney), 1892-
Shippen, Katherine Binney
Shippen, Katherine Binney 1892-1980
シッペン, キャサリン
Languages
English (139)
Persian (1)