WorldCat Identities

Johnson, Rafer 1935-

Overview
Works: 77 works in 121 publications in 1 language and 8,736 library holdings
Genres: Biography‡vDictionaries  Drama  Biography  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Television adaptations  Dictionaries  Fiction  Nonfiction films  Documentary films 
Roles: Actor, Interviewee, Performer
Classifications: GV697.A1, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Rafer Johnson
Great athletes ( )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 1,321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"'Great Athletes' Revised, presents articles on the lives, sports careers, and unique achievements of 1,058 outstanding competitors and champions in the world of sports. These athletes -- many of whom have achieved world renown -- represent more than fifty different nations and more than sixty different sports. Their stories are told in succinct, one-thousand-word-long profiles accessible in tone and style to young readers...."
Great athletes ( )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 877 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Boxing figures include Laila and Muhammad Ali, Rocky Marciano and Mike Tyson. Soccer features David Beckham, Mia Hamm, and Pele
Great athletes ( )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 856 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Features the most influential people to ever play the game, including Kareem AbdulJabbar, Michael Jordan, and Candace Parker
Great athletes ( )
4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 846 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Profiles over two hundred of the greatest players in college and professional football, with information on each player's personal life and career achievements
Great athletes ( )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 841 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Includes BMX, auto, horse and boat racing, bowling, chess, cricket, lacrosse, martial arts, rodeo, sailing, sumo wrestling and yachting
Great athletes ( )
5 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 840 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Golf figures profiled include Jack Nicklaus, Arnold Palmer and Tiger Woods. Tennis includes Jimmy Connors, Billie Jean King and the Williams sisters
Great athletes ( )
6 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 837 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Features athletes who excel in sports associated with the Summer and Winter Olympics
Roots, the next generations ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 652 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows the Haley family from the post-Civil War era until the more contemporary but still turbulent time of the 1960s and '70s, when Alex himself begins his research into the discovery of his roots
Wild in the country by Elvis Presley ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Glenn Tyler is a moody and uneducated Shenendoah backwoods boy. Believing he has killed his brother in a family fight, Glenn flees home and is caught by the police and brought to trial. Placed in the custody of his uncle, he must learn to overcome frustration in order to build a new and responsible life
Pirates of Tortuga ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A British sea captain goes undercover to capture the notorious pirate Captain Henry Morgan
Great athletes ( Book )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Profiles the great players of America's pastime, from past legends to the heroes of today. Also includes great Softball players
Roots, the next generations ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows the Haley family from the post-Civil War era until the more contemporary but still turbulent time of the 1960s and '70s, when Alex himself begins his research into the discovery of his roots
Roots, the next generations ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows the Haley family from the post-Civil War era until the more contemporary but still turbulent time of the 1960s and '70s, when Alex himself begins his research into the discovery of his roots
Roots, the next generations ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows the Haley family from the post-Civil War era until the more contemporary but still turbulent time of the 1960s and '70s, when Alex himself begins his research into the discovery of his roots
Roots, the next generations ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows the Haley family from the post-Civil War era until the more contemporary but still turbulent time of the 1960s and '70s, when Alex himself begins his research into the discovery of his roots
Tarzan and the great river Tarzan swings into the most dangerous jungle adventures of all time! ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tarzan is summoned to Brazil by an old friend to stop an evil tribal cult from destroying native villages and enslaving the survivors
Edgar Rice Burrough's Tarzan and the jungle boy ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A reporter and her fiance are joined by Tarzan on a journey to find a boy who was lost in the jungle six years earlier. The search party must also battle an evil man who is out to kill the boy and take over as chief of his brother's tribe
The buffalo soldiers ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Story of the first regiment of black troops in the Union Army, who must slay the Indians for the benefit of the white man
Great athletes ( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1968 with Tom Brokaw ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Brokaw chronicles the turbulent year of war, assassinations, and cultural upheaval
 
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Alternative Names
Johnson, Rafer Lewis, 1935-
Languages
English (78)
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