WorldCat Identities

Shippen, Katherine B. 1892-1980

Overview
Works: 53 works in 216 publications in 14 languages and 8,464 library holdings
Genres: History  Juvenile works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Fiction  Biography 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Other
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 )

26 editions published between 1952 and 2010 in 9 languages and held by 1,002 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
The heritage of music by Katherine B Shippen( Book )

5 editions published between 1963 and 1967 in English and held by 747 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 )

16 editions published between 1955 and 1967 in 5 languages and held by 630 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
Leif Eriksson, first voyager to America by Katherine B Shippen( Book )

6 editions published between 1951 and 1962 in English and held by 587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the Viking explorer who traveled to America, with details about the life and customs of the Vikings
Andrew Carnegie and the age of steel by Katherine B Shippen( Book )

4 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of industrialist Andrew Carnegie, emphasizing his numerous philanthropies
Men of medicine by Katherine B Shippen( Book )

15 editions published between 1956 and 1966 in 3 languages and held by 518 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 )

6 editions published between 1950 and 1964 in English and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New found world by Katherine B Shippen( Book )

9 editions published between 1945 and 1967 in English and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of North and South American written especially for children, this book explores the people and ideas behind the factual dates and events
The great heritage by Katherine B Shippen( Book )

12 editions published between 1947 and 1962 in English and held by 443 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 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Growth of labor unions in America from the craft societies of colonial times to the multi-million member organizations of today
A bridle for Pegasus by Katherine B Shippen( Book )

10 editions published between 1951 and 1966 in English and Urdu and held by 307 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 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From earliest times to modern discoveries. Grades 7 and up
Miracle in motion; the story of America's industry by Katherine B Shippen( Book )

17 editions published between 1955 and 1964 in 3 languages and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of American industry, for younger readers
Moses by Katherine B Shippen( Book )

1 edition published in 1949 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of experience Moses had in Egypt and his leading his people from Egypt to find the Promised Land. Moses was not allowed to go into the Promised Land. His friend, Joshua, led the people after he died
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 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The bright design by Katherine B Shippen( Book )

8 editions published between 1949 and 1966 in English and held by 272 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
Milton S. Hershey by Katherine B Shippen( Book )

8 editions published between 1959 and 1997 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lightfoot: the story of an Indian boy by Katherine B Shippen( Book )

5 editions published between 1950 and 1953 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story follows the life of Lightfoot, an Iroquois youth, from babyhood to his rite of passage into manhood
I know a city, the story of New York's growth by Katherine B Shippen( Book )

10 editions published between 1954 and 1965 in English and French and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Binney, Katherine 1892-1980

Katherine Binney Shippen American children's writer

Katherine Binney Shippen Amerikaans schrijfster (1892-1980)

Katherine Binney Shippen amerikansk författare

Katherine Binney Shippen amerikansk skribent

Shippen, Katarzyna.

Shippen, Katherine B.

Shippen, Katherine B. 1892-

Shippen, Katherine B. (Katherine Binney)

Shippen, Katherine B. (Katherine Binney), 1892-

Shippen, Katherine Binney, 1892-

Shippen, Katherine Binney 1892-1980

シッペン, キャサリン

シッペン, キャサリン B.

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