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Brimner, Larry Dane

Overview
Works: 146 works in 354 publications in 4 languages and 51,287 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  History  Biography  Stories in rhyme  Illustrated works 
Roles: Author, Composer, Editor
Classifications: PZ7.B767, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Larry Dane Brimner
 
Most widely held works by Larry Dane Brimner
Subway : the story of tunnels, tubes, and tracks by Larry Dane Brimner( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1,476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Underground railways, or subways, are an engineering marvel. But why were they built? How? Here is a high-speed tour of early subways from London to New York City to answer those questions and more
Black & white : the confrontation between Reverend Fred L. Shuttlesworth and Eugene "Bull" Connor by Larry Dane Brimner( Book )

7 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the nineteen fifties and early sixties, Birmingham, Alabama, became known as Bombingham. At the center of this violent time in the fight for civil rights, and standing at opposite ends, were Reverend Fred L. Shuttlesworth and Eugene "Bull' Connor. From his pulpit, Shuttlesworth agitated for racial equality, while Commissioner Connor fought for the status quo. Relying on court documents, police and FBI reports, newspapers, interviews, and photographs, author Larry Dane Brimner first covers each man's life and then brings them together to show how their confrontation brought about significant change to the southern city"--Publisher
Cats! by Larry Dane Brimner( Book )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and Spanish and held by 1,117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A child has fun playing with some cats
Merry Christmas, Old Armadillo by Larry Dane Brimner( Book )

4 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 943 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thinking his friends have forgotten him at Christmas, Old Armadillo goes to sleep, but he awakens to find that his friends have decorated his house and a tree for the holiday
Birmingham Sunday by Larry Dane Brimner( Book )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 934 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn about the bomb blast that rocked the Sixteenth Street Baptist Church on Sunday morning, September 15, 1963, killing four young girls
Snowboarding by Larry Dane Brimner( Book )

4 editions published between 1989 and 1997 in English and held by 885 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the history of this recreational activity, describes the required equipment and basic techniques, concludes with a discussion of safety issues and competitive aspects of the sport
Strike! : the farm workers' fight for their rights by Larry Dane Brimner( Book )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 821 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of Cesar Chavez and the farm workers movement
The littlest wolf by Larry Dane Brimner( Book )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and Japanese and held by 732 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young wolf cub learns from his father that he is able to do just what is needed for his size
Cowboy up! by Larry Dane Brimner( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 713 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a rhyming look at a cowboy's day at the rodeo
The Winter Olympics by Larry Dane Brimner( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 679 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Briefly discusses the international competition in winter sports, beginning with the Nordic Games in 1908, and describes some of the sports involved, including skiing, ice hockey, skating, and bobsledding
We are one : the story of Bayard Rustin by Larry Dane Brimner( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captures a story of passion, courage, and triumph through Bayard's own words and archival photographs, and through spirituals and protest songs that Bayard often sang
Bobsledding and the luge by Larry Dane Brimner( Book )

3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the history of bobsledding and luge competition, with a look at these sports at the Olympics
Dinosaurs dance by Larry Dane Brimner( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Though other animals may twirl and prance, there is nothing like a dinosaur dance
Aggie and Will by Larry Dane Brimner( Book )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and French and held by 586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although Aggie and Will often disagree, they can still be friends
E-mail by Larry Dane Brimner( Book )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and held by 585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A simple explanation of what e-mail is and how to use it to communicate with others through the Internet and the Information Superhighway
Speed skating by Larry Dane Brimner( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brief overview of the sport of speed skating including its history, equipment, categories of events, and memorable performances by speed skaters at the Olympic games
Karate by Larry Dane Brimner( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surveys the history of karate and different karate styles and provides instructions on basic moves, how to advance in the sport, and how to get started in competitions
Polar mammals by Larry Dane Brimner( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes such animals as the polar bear, ringed seal, caribou, arctic hare, and wolverine and the ways they have adapted to life in the frigid arctic regions
Saturn by Larry Dane Brimner( Book )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the physical characteristics and conditions of Saturn, describing its position in relation to the sun and other planets and surveying humanity's attempts to penetrate its mysteries
Cory Coleman, grade 2 by Larry Dane Brimner( Book )

4 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seven-year-old Cory Coleman's birthday party is ruined by the class bully, who turns out not to be such a bully in the end
 
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Subway : the story of tunnels, tubes, and tracks
Alternative Names
Dane Brimner, Larry 1949-

Larry Dane Brimner American children's writer

Larry Dane Brimner Amerikaans schrijver

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Cats!Merry Christmas, Old ArmadilloBirmingham SundaySnowboardingThe littlest wolfCowboy up!The Winter OlympicsWe are one : the story of Bayard Rustin