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Van Steenwyk, Elizabeth

Overview
Works: 60 works in 113 publications in 2 languages and 12,897 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  History  Fiction  Picture books  Drama  Biographies  Miscellanea 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.V358, B
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Publications about Elizabeth Van Steenwyk
Publications by Elizabeth Van Steenwyk
Most widely held works by Elizabeth Van Steenwyk
Prairie Christmas by Elizabeth Van Steenwyk( Book )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 754 libraries worldwide
On the Nebraska prairie in 1880, eleven-year-old Emma finds a way to celebrate the spirit of Christmas while her mother, a midwife, delivers a baby on Christmas Eve--Résumé de l'éditeur
When Abraham talked to the trees by Elizabeth Van Steenwyk( Book )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in Chinese and English and held by 743 libraries worldwide
Abraham Lincoln loved words. In this book, young readers get a glimpse of a historical giant who had to struggle against the odds to learn the skills that they are developing
A traitor among us by Elizabeth Van Steenwyk( Book )
4 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 644 libraries worldwide
In occupied Holland in 1944, thirteen-year-old Pieter becomes increasingly involved in the work of the Dutch Resistance even though he knows the risk of being discovered by the Nazi informer who lives in his village
Three dog winter by Elizabeth Van Steenwyk( Book )
8 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in English and held by 565 libraries worldwide
The world of sled dog racing in northern Montana forms the background for a twelve-year-old boy's adjustment to his father's death, his mother's remarriage, and the integration of two families into one
My name is York by Elizabeth Van Steenwyk( Book )
6 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 551 libraries worldwide
A slave describes the journey he makes with his master, Captain William Clark, into the uncharted territory of the American West to find a water passageway to the Pacific Ocean
Levi Strauss : the blue jeans man by Elizabeth Van Steenwyk( Book )
2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 470 libraries worldwide
Traces the life of the immigrant Jewish peddler who went on to found Levi Strauss & Co., the world's first and largest manufacturer of denim jeans
First dog, Fala by Elizabeth Van Steenwyk( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 464 libraries worldwide
Meet the Scottish terrier who won the hearts of a U.S. president and the American people
Frontier fever : the silly, superstitious -- and sometimes sensible -- medicine of the pioneers by Elizabeth Van Steenwyk( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 454 libraries worldwide
In 1890, the United States Census Department declared that there was no longer an American frontier. It had taken over 280 years, but the pioneers had persevered through broken bones, gunshot wounds, disease, and malnutrition. Whether using chicken guts to treat appendicitis, blood-letting to relieve fever, or firing guns into the air to stop epidemics of yellow fever, pioneers and their doctors would try anything to get their health back. See how medical knowledge and practices expanded along with the frontier. You might even say it's a miracle the West was ever won
One fine day : a radio play by Elizabeth Van Steenwyk( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 444 libraries worldwide
In the form of a radio play, portrays the Wright Brothers' first successful flight
The California gold rush : west with the Forty-Niners by Elizabeth Van Steenwyk( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 395 libraries worldwide
Describes the 1849 California Gold Rush and life for the miners during and after the gold rush
Dwight David Eisenhower, president by Elizabeth Van Steenwyk( Book )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 378 libraries worldwide
A biography of the commanding general of the Allied forces in Europe in World War II who became the thirty-fourth President of the United States
Dorothy Hamill : Olympic champion by Elizabeth Van Steenwyk( Book )
3 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 349 libraries worldwide
Traces the ice skating career of Dorothy Hamill who won a gold medal at the 12th Winter Olympic Games
How Kate Warne saved President Lincoln : a story about the nation's first woman detective by Elizabeth Van Steenwyk( Book )
3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 339 libraries worldwide
Relates the events of an important early case for American female detective Kate Warne, describing how she went undercover as a society lady on a mission to thwart an assassination plot against the sixteenth president
Ida B. Wells-Barnett : woman of courage by Elizabeth Van Steenwyk( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 328 libraries worldwide
A biography of the black woman who campaigned for civil rights and founded the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Mathew Brady : Civil War photographer by Elizabeth Van Steenwyk( Book )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 309 libraries worldwide
A biography of the pioneering photographer, who is known for his unique portrayal of the Civil War, as well as for portraits of such personalities as Lincoln, Grant, Lee, and others
Let's go to the beach : a history of sun and fun by the sea by Elizabeth Van Steenwyk( Book )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 297 libraries worldwide
An exploration of a favorite pastime, a trip to the beach
Seneca chief, army general : a story about Ely Parker by Elizabeth Van Steenwyk( Book )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and held by 289 libraries worldwide
Biography of the Seneca Indian who helped save his tribe's land, was elected a sachem, served in the Union Army, became a general, and was named commissioner of Indian Affairs
The California missions by Elizabeth Van Steenwyk( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 258 libraries worldwide
Describes the history of the 21 missions that were built along the coastal area of California, some of which dated back to the 18th century
Quarter horse winner by Elizabeth Van Steenwyk( Book )
1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 251 libraries worldwide
As she strives for a place on the Midtown Stables gymkhana team, 13-year-old Holly gradually becomes more sensitive to the needs of other people and of her horse
Air shows : from barnstormers to Blue Angels by Elizabeth Van Steenwyk( Book )
2 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 244 libraries worldwide
Discusses the history of flying and examines the role of air show competitions in the development of modern aviation
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Harler, Anne, 1928-

Steenwyk, Elizabeth Van
Van Steenwyk Elizabeth
스틴윅, 엘리자베스 반
Languages
English (48)
Chinese (4)
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