WorldCat Identities

Sinnott, Susan (Author)

Overview
Works: 21 works in 52 publications in 1 language and 9,615 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Biography 
Roles: Author
Classifications: F593, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Susan Sinnott
Welcome to Kirsten's world, 1854 : growing up in pioneer America by Susan Sinnott( Book )

6 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 1,454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a look at daily life in pioneer America during the 1850s by following a family that emigrates from Sweden to Minnesota
Welcome to Addy's world, 1864 : growing up during America's Civil War by Susan Sinnott( Book )

5 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 1,425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the conditions of African Americans in the North and the South during and immediately after the Civil War
Extraordinary Hispanic Americans by Susan Sinnott( Book )

4 editions published between 1991 and 1995 in English and held by 899 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles the lives of Hispanics who helped shape the history of the United States
Extraordinary Asian Pacific Americans by Susan Sinnott( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biographical sketches of notable Asian Americans and Pacific Americans, including cinematographer James Howe, scholar and politician S. I. Hayakawa, and novelist Amy Tan
Zebulon Pike by Susan Sinnott( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the adventures and travels of the army officer who explored the upper Mississippi, Great Plains, and Colorado area before the War of 1812
Jacques-Yves Cousteau by Susan Sinnott( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the life and accomplishments of the celebrated French oceanographer
Extraordinary Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders by Susan Sinnott( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biographical sketches of notable Asian Americans and Pacific Islander Americans, from the nineteenth century up to the present
Charley Waters goes to Gettysburg by Susan Sinnott( Book )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eight-year-old Charley Waters has two lives: one as a normal kid living in the suburbs of Philadelphia, and one as a boy during the Civil War. Join Charley and his family as they travel to Gettysburg to participate in the reenactment of the crucial 1863 battle that took place there. Through vivid, expressive photography and Charley's narration, you'll learn about daily life in the camp, the activities of the soldiers, and what happened on those fateful days so long ago. Just as it is for Charley, the line between today and 136 years ago is blurred as the emotion and importance of the events take hold
Sarah Childress Polk, 1803-1891 by Susan Sinnott( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the First Lady who served as personal secretary to her husband, the eleventh president of the United States, and who was thereby involved in the daily workings of his administration
Doing our part : American women on the home front during World War II by Susan Sinnott( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the complications and developments that arose from the American women on the home front being responsible for taking up the slack when men went to war
Mamie Doud Eisenhower, 1896-1979 by Susan Sinnott( Book )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the wife of the thirty-fourth president of the United States, an excellent White House hostess and a popular First Lady who did not involve herself in politics
Our burden of shame : Japanese-American internment during World War II by Susan Sinnott( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells how racism and anti-Japanese hysteria during World War II resulted in Japanese-Americans being imprisoned unjustly in internment camps in the U.S
Lorraine Hansberry : award-winning playwright and civil rights activist by Susan Sinnott( Book )

6 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the life and work of this African American playwright and social activist who received great recognition at an early age
Japan by Susan Sinnott( Book )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the geography, history, culture, and people of Japan
China by Susan Sinnott( Book )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the geography, history, culture, and people of China
Chinese railroad workers by Susan Sinnott( Book )

2 editions published in 1994 in Undetermined and English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the building of the first transcontinental railroad and the life and hardships of the Chinese American construction workers
Frances Folsom Cleveland, 1864-1947 by Susan Sinnott( Book )

3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a biography of the woman whose husband served as both twenty-second and twenty-fourth president of the United States
Our multiethnic heritage : African-American studies by Lucretia R Payton( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains exercises and activities that compliment selected biographies of several African Americans. Designed to be used as a lesson plan manual
American girl : Welcome to Kirsten's world, 1854 by Susan Sinnott( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a look at daily life in pioneer America during the 1850s by following a family that emigrates from Sweden to Minnesota
Doing our part : American women on the home front during World War II by Susan Sinnott( )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Welcome to Addy's world, 1864 : growing up during America's Civil WarExtraordinary Hispanic AmericansExtraordinary Asian Americans and Pacific IslandersCharley Waters goes to GettysburgSarah Childress Polk, 1803-1891Doing our part : American women on the home front during World War IIMamie Doud Eisenhower, 1896-1979Our burden of shame : Japanese-American internment during World War II