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Shaw, Charles 1941-2005

Overview
Works: 112 works in 205 publications in 2 languages and 14,760 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Juvenile works  Tragedies (Drama)  Fiction  Horror fiction  Biography  Gothic fiction  Historical drama  Outlines and syllabi 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Performer
Classifications: PR2808.A2, 822.33
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Publications about Charles Shaw
Publications by Charles Shaw
Publications by Charles Shaw, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Charles Shaw
Sitting Bull by Herman J Viola( Book )
2 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in English and held by 598 libraries worldwide
A biography of the Native American who engineered the defeat of Custer and his troops at Little Big Horn and toured with Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show
Molly Pitcher by Jan Gleiter( Book )
3 editions published between 1985 and 1991 in English and held by 562 libraries worldwide
The life of the woman who became a Revolutionary heroine when she carried water to the soldiers at the Battle of Monmouth in 1778
Romeo and Juliet by Diana Stewart( Book )
6 editions published between 1980 and 1991 in English and Portuguese and held by 513 libraries worldwide
Presents a simplified text of the Shakespeare play in which two lovers are destroyed by the hatred of their families for one another
A midsummer night's dream by Diana Stewart( Book )
5 editions published between 1982 and 1991 in English and held by 469 libraries worldwide
An adaptation of the play in which fairy creatures meddle with varying results in the lives of humans wandering in the woods
Picking peas for a penny by Angela Shelf Medearis( Book )
7 editions published between 1990 and 2000 in English and held by 465 libraries worldwide
A black girl describes the hard work and the rewards involved in growing up on a farm during the Depression of the 1930s
Tales of Edgar Allan Poe by Edgar Allan Poe( Book )
8 editions published between 1980 and 1991 in English and held by 464 libraries worldwide
A collection of five short horror stories from Edgar Allan Poe
Macbeth by Diana Stewart( Book )
3 editions published between 1982 and 1991 in English and held by 457 libraries worldwide
An adaptation of the tragedy of prophecy and royal murder set in medieval Scotland
The Iliad by Diana Stewart( Book )
4 editions published between 1981 and 1991 in English and Portuguese and held by 445 libraries worldwide
Retells in simple language the events of the war between Greece and the city of Troy, focusing on Achilles' quarrel with Agamemnon
The hunchback of Notre Dame by Diana Stewart( Book )
2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 390 libraries worldwide
Retells in simple language the tale of the hunchbacked bellringer of medieval Notre Dame, Quasimodo, whose love for the gypsy dancer, Esmeralda, had tragic consequences
A tale of two cities by Patti Krapesh( Book )
1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 383 libraries worldwide
Retells in simple vocabulary the classic tale of the young Englishman who gives up his life during the French Revolution to save the husband of the woman he loves
The red badge of courage by Betty Ren Wright( Book )
2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 358 libraries worldwide
In the spring of 1863, while engaged in the fierce battle of Chancellorsville in Virginia, a young Union soldier matures to manhood and finds peace of mind as he comes to grips with his conflicting emotions about war
Johnny Appleseed and the planting of the West : a historical novel by Gina Ingoglia( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 327 libraries worldwide
A fictional account of the adventures of John Chapman who, after leaving his Massachusetts home in 1794, traveled with his brother across the American frontier planting hundreds of apple orchards
Indian life in Texas by Charles Shaw( Book )
4 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 326 libraries worldwide
Recreates history and culture of the Texas Indian in pen and ink drawings accompanied by a series of fictional narratives
Sacajawea and the journey to the Pacific : a historical novel by Gina Ingoglia( Book )
2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 300 libraries worldwide
A fictional recreation of the journey of Sacajawea, a guide for Lewis and Clark on their expedition across the Northwest to the Pacific Ocean
Volcanoes by Judith E Greenberg( Book )
3 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in English and held by 282 libraries worldwide
Describes several volcanoes in different areas of the world, the causes and stages of eruption, and potential benefits of volcanoes
Jane Eyre by Diana Stewart( Book )
2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 281 libraries worldwide
In early nineteenth-century England, an orphaned young woman accepts employment as a governess at Thornfield Hall, a country estate owned by the mysteriously remote Mr. Rochester
Calamity Jane at Fort Sanders : a historical novel by Ron Fontes( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 266 libraries worldwide
Disguised as a man, Jane lies her way into a job as a U.S. Army scout. On her first mission, her true identity is revealed and she is dismissed by the Fort's captain. When he is captured by Sioux braves, guess who goes off to rescue him?
Assault, the crippled champion : the King Ranch racehorse by Marjorie Hodgson Parker( Book )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 189 libraries worldwide
Relates how the colt Assault recovers from an accident that leaves him crippled and grows up to win the Triple Crown, "thoroughbred racing's highest achievement," in 1946
The tragedy of Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare( Book )
2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 103 libraries worldwide
Presents the original text of Shakespeare's play side by side with a modern version, discusses the author and the theater of his time, and provides quizzes and other study activities
 
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Alternative Names
Shaw, Charles William, 1941-
Shaw, Charlie, 1941-
Shaw, Charlie, 1941-2005
Languages
English (62)
Portuguese (2)
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