WorldCat Identities

Owens, Tom 1960-

Overview
Works: 82 works in 144 publications in 1 language and 21,122 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  History 
Roles: Author
Classifications: GV875.3, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Tom Owens
Michael Jordan legendary guard by Tom Owens( )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 945 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Profiles the basketball superstar, who retired from the Chicago Bulls at age thirty, played minor league baseball, and then returned to professional basketball in 1994
Ken Griffey, Jr super center fielder by Tom Owens( )
4 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 889 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A brief biography of the centerfielder for the Seattle Mariners, who entered professional baseball when he was only seventeen-years-old
Dan Marino record-setting quarterback by Tom Owens( )
3 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 862 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the life and career of the Miami Dolphins' star quarterback, who has broken more than twenty-five NFL records
Jerry Rice speedy wide receiver by Tom Owens( )
3 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 847 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the life and achievements of the record-breaking wide receiver, from his childhood in Mississippi to his success with the San Francisco 49ers
Mike Piazza phenomenal catcher by Tom Owens( )
3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 830 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Profiles the popular young catcher for the Los Angeles Dodgers, who was voted National League Rookie of the Year in 1993
Collecting basketball cards by Tom Owens( Book )
3 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 821 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Provides practical advice on building a basketball card collection, covering such topics as buying and trading cards, as well as grading and preserving them
The history of figure skating by Diana Star Helmer( )
3 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 819 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traces the history of figure skating and examines some of its notable performers
The history of soccer by Diana Star Helmer( )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 814 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traces the sport of soccer from its reputed origin to its current level of popularity, introducing its rules, governing bodies, roles for women, and international competitions
David Robinson all-star center by Tom Owens( )
3 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 811 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the life and achievements of the first graduate of the United States Naval Academy to play in the National Basketball Association
Collecting baseball cards by Tom Owens( Book )
2 editions published between 1993 and 2001 in English and held by 802 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Provides practical advice on building a baseball card collection, covering such topics as trading cards, preserving them, and finding rookie cards, errors, and other specialities
The history of football by Diana Star Helmer( )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 742 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Details the development of football throughout history, discussing improvements in the rules and equipment and the formation of related organizations
The history of baseball by Diana Star Helmer( )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 732 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Provides an introduction to some of the key events in the development of the game that has become known as America's national pastime
The history of hockey by Diana Star Helmer( )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the history of ice hockey in Canada and the United States from the 1800s to today, including its popularity, leagues, and notable players
Collecting comic books : a young person's guide by Tom Owens( Book )
3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 687 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is a guide for would-be or experienced collectors of comic books
The Golden Gate Bridge by Tom Owens( Book )
3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 662 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the history, design, and significance of this architectural wonder
Collecting baseball memorabilia by Tom Owens( Book )
2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A guide for hobbyists and baseball enthusiasts who would like to expand their collections into other kinds of baseball memorabilia
Collecting baseball cards : 21st century edition by Tom Owens( Book )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the hobby of collecting baseball cards including the role of the Internet. Includes pictures of baseball cards
The Chicago Bulls basketball team by Tom Owens( Book )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traces the history of the Windy City's basketball team, emphasizing the four championships won in the 1990's
Mount Rushmore by Tom Owens( Book )
4 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and held by 477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Relates the conception and execution of the giant monument to four American Presidents carved upon Mount Rushmore
Ellis Island by Tom Owens( Book )
4 editions published between 1989 and 1997 in English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the historical significance and recent restoration of Ellis Island, which served as a point of entrance for millions of immigrants to the United States
 
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Audience Level
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Audience level: 0.03 (from 0.01 for Michael Jo ... to 0.06 for Ken Griffe ...)
Alternative Names
Owens, Thomas S.
Owens, Thomas S. 1960-
Owens, Tom
Languages
English (53)
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