WorldCat Identities

Walker, Sally M.

Overview
Works: 117 works in 381 publications in 2 languages and 52,459 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Fiction  Observations  Biography 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: GN69.8, 614.17
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Sally M Walker
Written in bone : buried lives of Jamestown and Colonial Maryland by Sally M Walker( Book )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 3,461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book reports on the work of forensic scientists who are excavating grave sites in James Fort, in Jamestown, Virginia, to understand the people who lived in the Chesapeake Bay area in the 1600s and 1700s
Secrets of a Civil War submarine : solving the mysteries of the H.L. Hunley by Sally M Walker( Book )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 3,334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the history of the Civil War submarine the H.L. Hunley, including the construction, mysterious sinking, recovery, and restoration
We are the weather makers : the history of climate change by Sally M Walker( Book )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 2,096 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First published for an adult readership, The Weather Makers got kudos for its solid science and powerful message. Now this accessible edition speaks directly to young adults, offering a clear look at the history of climate change, how matters will unfold over the next century, and what we can do to prevent a cataclysmic future. Newly featured are twenty-five practical tips for living a greener lifestyle--at home, in school, in the community, and ultimately, on Earth
Fossil fish found alive : discovering the coelacanth by Sally M Walker( Book )

4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 1,711 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the 1938 discovery of the coelacanth, a fish previously believed to be extinct, and subsequent research about it
Blizzard of glass : the Halifax explosion of 1917 by Sally M Walker( Book )

6 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 1,460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the story from World War I in which two towns were leveled and almost two thousand people killed following the collision of two warships in Halifax Harbour and a blizzard that dumped over a foot of snow in the area
Winnie : the true story of the bear who inspired Winnie-the-Pooh by Sally M Walker( Book )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 1,368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When Harry Colebourn saw a baby bear at a train station, he knew he could care for it. Harry was a veterinarian. But he was also a soldier in training during World War I. Harry named the bear Winnie, short for Winnipeg, his company's home town, and he brought her along to the military camp in England. Winnie followed Harry everywhere and slept under his cot every night. Before long, she became the regiment's much-loved mascot. But who could care for the bear when Harry went to battle? Harry found just the right place for Winnie--the London Zoo. There a boy named Christopher Robin played with Winnie--he could care for this bear too!"--
Sea horses by Sally M Walker( Book )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and held by 1,119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical characteristics, life cycle, and behavior of sea horse as well as efforts to protect them
The 18 penny goose by Sally M Walker( Book )

7 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 1,039 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eight-year-old Letty attempts to save her pet goose from marauding British soldiers in New Jersey during the Revolutionary War
Rhinos by Sally M Walker( Book )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 957 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical characteristics, life cycle, behavior, and conservation of rhinos
Their skeletons speak : Kennewick man and the Paleoamerican world by Sally M Walker( Book )

3 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 942 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the processes used by scientists to discern the identity of the Kennewick Man and what this nine thousand-year-old skeleton revealed about the arrival of humans in North America
Druscilla's Halloween by Sally M Walker( Book )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 921 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the time when witches tiptoe about to have their Halloween fun, ancient Druscilla knows her creaking knees will prevent her from being sneaky and sets out to find a silent conveyance for herself, her cat, and her jack-o-lantern
Glaciers : ice on the move by Sally M Walker( Book )

5 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in English and held by 862 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the formation and movement of different types of glaciers, their effects on the land, and how scientists study glaciers
Frozen secrets : Antarctica revealed by Sally M Walker( Book )

7 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 845 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces Antarctica, presenting the history of its exploration and the current research efforts underway to investigate its geography, climate, and fossils of the past, and monitor the effects of global warming on its glaciers
Electricity by Sally M Walker( Book )

11 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn all about electricity using simple experiments
The Vowel family : a tale of lost letters by Sally M Walker( Book )

6 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 679 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The members of the Vowel family have a hard time talking until their children, Alan, Ellen, Iris, Otto, and Ursula, are born, and when one of them gets lost one day, it takes their Aunt Cyndy to fix the problem
Pulleys by Sally M Walker( Book )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What are pulleys? Look around and you will see that these machines are everywhere. Discover how they are used and how they make work easier!
Inclined planes and wedges by Sally M Walker( Book )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Look around you and you will see these simple machines everywhere. Discover how inclined planes and wedges are used and how they make work easier!
Wheels and axles by Sally M Walker( Book )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses everyday examples to show how wheels and axles function as simple machines
Levers by Sally M Walker( Book )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at levers and uses everyday materials to show how they help make our work easier
Work by Sally M Walker( Book )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the basic physics behind work and simple machinery
 
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Written in bone : buried lives of Jamestown and Colonial Maryland
Alternative Names
Walker, Sally

워커, 샐리 M

ウォーカー, サリー・M.

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Secrets of a Civil War submarine : solving the mysteries of the H.L. HunleyWe are the weather makers : the history of climate changeFossil fish found alive : discovering the coelacanthBlizzard of glass : the Halifax explosion of 1917Sea horsesThe 18 penny gooseRhinosDruscilla's Halloween