WorldCat Identities

Owens, Tom 1960-

Overview
Works: 76 works in 155 publications in 1 language and 20,794 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Biography 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: GV875.3, 796.3570973075
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Tom Owens
Collecting baseball cards by Tom Owens( Book )

6 editions published between 1993 and 2001 in English and held by 1,699 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 soccer by Diana Star Helmer( Book )

12 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 1,469 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
Collecting comic books : a young person's guide by Tom Owens( Book )

3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a guide for would-be or experienced collectors of comic books
The Chicago Bulls basketball team by Tom Owens( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 454 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 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates the conception and execution of the giant monument to four American Presidents carved upon Mount Rushmore
Collecting baseball memorabilia by Tom Owens( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide for hobbyists and baseball enthusiasts who would like to expand their collections into other kinds of baseball memorabilia
The history of figure skating by Diana Star Helmer( Book )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the history of figure skating and examines some of its notable performers
Ellis Island by Tom Owens( Book )

4 editions published between 1989 and 1997 in English and held by 368 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
Michael Jordan : legendary guard by Tom Owens( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 358 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
The Golden Gate Bridge by Tom Owens( Book )

3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the history, design, and significance of this architectural wonder
Collecting stock car racing memorabilia by Tom Owens( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides stock car racing fans hints on developing collections of cards and cars, including information on the best memorabilia companies, recognizing and maintaining condition and quality, attending shows, and joining clubs
NASCAR by Tom Owens( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the fifty-year history of stock car racing, from its origins at Datona International Speedway in Florida in 1947 to current competitions among such drivers as Jeff Gordon, Dale Jarrett, and Dale Earnhardt
Soccer by Tom Owens( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the various positions on a soccer team, techniques involved, top players from around the world, as well as World Cup play
Ken Griffey, Jr. : super center fielder by Tom Owens( Book )

4 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 302 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( Book )

3 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 276 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( Book )

3 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 274 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
Football stadiums by Tom Owens( Book )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the planning and development of football stadiums and offers facts about stadiums of the past and present
Mike Piazza : phenomenal catcher by Tom Owens( Book )

3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 257 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
David Robinson : all-star center by Tom Owens( Book )

3 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 237 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
Muhammad Ali by Tom Owens( Book )

5 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the legendary boxer, who began his career as Cassius Clay, discussing his prowess in the ring, his conversion to Islam and opposition to the Vietnam War, and his life after boxing
 
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Collecting baseball cards
Alternative Names
Owens, Thomas S.

Owens, Thomas S. 1960-

Owens, Tom

Languages
English (68)

Covers
The history of soccerCollecting comic books : a young person's guideThe Chicago Bulls basketball teamMount RushmoreCollecting baseball memorabiliaThe history of figure skatingEllis IslandMichael Jordan : legendary guard