WorldCat Identities

Thompson, Kathleen

Overview
Works: 150 works in 512 publications in 3 languages and 56,400 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  History  Sources  Pictorial works  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Performer, Other
Classifications: E185.86, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Kathleen Thompson
A shining thread of hope : the history of Black women in America by Darlene Clark Hine( Book )

13 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 2,098 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Chronicles the lives of black women from indentured servitude in the early American colonies to the cruelty of antebellum plantations, from the reign of lynch law in the Jim Crow South to the triumphs of the Civil Rights era."--Jacket
Pocahontas by Jan Gleiter( Book )

7 editions published between 1985 and 1995 in English and held by 1,220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the Powhatan Indian woman who befriended the English settlers at Jamestown, Virginia, and helped maintain peace between her tribe and the colonists
Against rape by Andra Medea( Book )

22 editions published between 1974 and 1987 in 3 languages and held by 1,195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The face of our past : images of Black women from colonial America to the present( Book )

5 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 1,059 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Face of Our Past tells the story of Black women in nine parts: Family Life, Work, Hair, Resistance, Class, Education, Religion and Community, Play, and Inner Life. In addition to 302 carefully chosen images, the editors provide descriptive captions and quotations from letters, diaries, journals, and other sources."--Jacket
Paul Bunyan and Babe the blue ox by Jan Gleiter( Book )

8 editions published between 1984 and 1993 in English and held by 932 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tall tales of the mighty logger, including his birth and his adventures in a logging camp, in the South Dakota forests, and among the California redwoods
Sacagawea by Jan Gleiter( Book )

8 editions published between 1987 and 2010 in English and Chinese and held by 834 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the life of Native American Sacagawea who served as a guide and interpreter for the Lewis and Clark expedition which explored the land between the Mississippi River and the Pacific Ocean
Annie Oakley by Jan Gleiter( Book )

8 editions published between 1985 and 1995 in English and Chinese and held by 829 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of the frontier woman who was famous for her skills as a sharpshooter which she demonstrated in Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show and other shows of the time
Kit Carson by Jan Gleiter( Book )

4 editions published between 1985 and 1995 in English and held by 816 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the legendary American trapper, scout, and Indian agent
Booker T. Washington by Jan Gleiter( Book )

6 editions published between 1987 and 1995 in English and held by 742 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the life of the black educator who rose from slavery to found Tuskegee Institute
Texas by Kathleen Thompson( Book )

4 editions published between 1985 and 1996 in English and held by 741 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the history, economy, culture, and future of Texas. Also includes a state chronology, pertinent statistics, and maps
Daniel Boone by Jan Gleiter( Book )

4 editions published between 1985 and 1991 in English and held by 731 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the legendary hero of the American frontier, emphasizing his skill as a woodsman, exploration of the Cumberland Gap, and relationship with native Americans
Illinois by Kathleen Thompson( Book )

6 editions published between 1986 and 1996 in English and held by 711 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the history, economy, culture, and future of Illinois. Also includes a state chronology, pertinent statistics, and maps
The legend of Sleepy Hollow by Jan Gleiter( Book )

5 editions published between 1985 and 1993 in English and held by 705 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A superstitious schoolmaster, in love with a wealthy farmer's daughter, has a terrifying encounter with a headless horseman
Hawaii by Kathleen Thompson( Book )

5 editions published between 1986 and 1996 in English and held by 687 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the history, economy, culture, and future of Hawaii. Also includes a state chronology, pertinent statistics, and maps
Christopher Columbus by Jan Gleiter( Book )

4 editions published between 1985 and 1995 in English and held by 686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the life of the fifteenth-century explorer and how he came to discover the New World
Florida by Kathleen Thompson( Book )

3 editions published between 1986 and 1996 in English and held by 678 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the history, economy, culture, and future of Florida. Also includes a state chronology, pertinent statistics, and maps
Paul Revere by Jan Gleiter( Book )

5 editions published between 1985 and 1995 in English and held by 675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the story of the American patriot who rode from Boston to Lexington to warn his fellow citizens that the British were coming
Puerto Rico by Kathleen Thompson( Book )

3 editions published between 1986 and 1996 in English and held by 672 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the history, economy, culture, and future of Puerto Rico. Also includes a chronology, pertinent statistics, and maps
Georgia by Kathleen Thompson( Book )

3 editions published between 1986 and 1996 in English and held by 663 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the history, economy, culture, and future of Georgia
Washington, D.C. by Kathleen Thompson( Book )

4 editions published between 1986 and 1996 in English and held by 663 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the history, economy, culture, and future of the District of Columbia. Also includes a chronology of historical and current events and pertinent statistics
 
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A shining thread of hope : the history of Black women in America
Alternative Names

controlled identityKimball, Hannah

Kathleen Thompson Amerikaans historica

Kathleen Thompson amerikansk historikar

Kathleen Thompson amerikansk historiker

Кэтлин Томпсон

کاتلین تامپسون تاریخ‌نگار آمریکایی

Languages
English (114)

Chinese (8)

French (5)

Covers
PocahontasThe face of our past : images of Black women from colonial America to the presentSacagaweaBooker T. WashingtonTexasIllinoisHawaiiFlorida