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Sterne, Emma Gelders 1894-1971

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Works: 60 works in 151 publications in 1 language and 5,324 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Biography  History  Folklore  Legends  Sea stories  Historical fiction  Young adult works 
Roles: Author, Translator
Classifications: PZ7.S839, B
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Publications about Emma Gelders Sterne
Publications by Emma Gelders Sterne
Publications by Emma Gelders Sterne, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Emma Gelders Sterne
 
Most widely held works by Emma Gelders Sterne
Mary McLeod Bethune by Emma Gelders Sterne( Book )
5 editions published between 1957 and 1973 in English and held by 682 libraries worldwide
Biography of the Negro educator and leader who founded a school in Florida for Negro children, now Bethune-Cookman College
King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table by Emma Gelders Sterne( Book )
5 editions published between 1962 and 2002 in English and held by 570 libraries worldwide
When he pulls a sword from a stone, Arthur fulfills his destiny to become king of England and together with his knights of the Round Table ushers in a golden age of chivalry
I have a dream by Emma Gelders Sterne( Book )
3 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 487 libraries worldwide
Grades 7 and up. For contents, see Author Catalog
His was the voice : the life of W.E.B. Du Bois by Emma Gelders Sterne( Book )
2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 416 libraries worldwide
A life of the prominent Negro educator and historian whose writings and work have inspired many of today's Black leaders
The long black schooner : the voyage of the Amistad by Emma Gelders Sterne( Book )
12 editions published between 1953 and 1980 in English and held by 375 libraries worldwide
A fictional account of the 1839 revolt of Africans aboard the slave ship Amistad and the subsequent Amistad Case argued by John Quincy Adams before the United States Supreme Court
They took their stand by Emma Gelders Sterne( Book )
3 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 365 libraries worldwide
Traces the efforts of eleven courageous whites who devoted their lives to assisting southern Negroes in the fight for equality and civil rights
Vasco Nuñez de Balboa by Emma Gelders Sterne( Book )
2 editions published between 1961 and 1963 in English and held by 298 libraries worldwide
The slave ship by Emma Gelders Sterne( Book )
6 editions published between 1953 and 1999 in English and held by 264 libraries worldwide
A fictional account of the 1839 revolt of Africans aboard the slave ship Amistad and the subsequent Amistad Case argued by John Quincy Adams before the United States Supreme Court
Blood brothers: four men of science by Emma Gelders Sterne( Book )
3 editions published between 1959 and 1961 in English and held by 198 libraries worldwide
Benito Juarez : builder of a nation by Emma Gelders Sterne( Book )
2 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 186 libraries worldwide
Let the moon go by : a book of tall tales by Emma Gelders Sterne( Book )
4 editions published in 1955 in English and held by 134 libraries worldwide
A collection of sixteen American tall tales featuring such legendary characters as Davy Crockett, Paul Bunyan, and Pecos Bill. Each story is preceded by a brief introduction to the featured character
Drums of Monmouth by Emma Gelders Sterne( Book )
7 editions published between 1935 and 1963 in English and held by 129 libraries worldwide
Printer's devil by Emma Gelders Sterne( Book )
4 editions published in 1952 in English and Undetermined and held by 88 libraries worldwide
"This story of the struggles of a young republic to establish itself as a nation with a government of, for, and by the people is an exciting and fascinating one. The Bill of Rights becomes a really important issue-- and in the controversy betwen Philip Freneau and Hamiltion, the differences between their ideas of a "free press" and their interpretation of what a true republic shold stand for, the reader is made to realize the blood, sweat and tears that went into making our nation" -- From the book jacket flap
The calico ball by Emma Gelders Sterne( Book )
6 editions published between 1934 and 1971 in English and held by 84 libraries worldwide
Far town road : plays to be acted and read by Emma Gelders Sterne( Book )
4 editions published in 1935 in English and held by 76 libraries worldwide
No surrender by Emma Gelders Sterne( Book )
5 editions published in 1932 in English and held by 67 libraries worldwide
Some plant olive trees by Emma Gelders Sterne( Book )
2 editions published in 1937 in English and held by 66 libraries worldwide
How Rabbit stole fire : a Cherokee legend by Emma Gelders Sterne( Book )
1 edition published in 1954 in English and held by 63 libraries worldwide
The legend of the audacious rabbit who stole fire from the privileged Medicine Man in order that all Cherokee Indians could have it
The sea : the strange animals and plants of the oceans by Lincoln Kinnear Barnett( Book )
2 editions published between 1958 and 1961 in English and held by 60 libraries worldwide
European summer by Emma Gelders Sterne( Book )
1 edition published in 1938 in English and held by 57 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Broun, Emily, 1894-1971

controlled identity James, Josephine

Broun, Emily
Broun, Emily, 1894-1971
Emma Gelders Sterne American writer
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English (80)
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