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Fisher, Leonard Everett

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Works: 378 works in 775 publications in 1 language and 103,253 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Poetry  Biography 
Roles: Illustrator
Classifications: PS3562.I945, 811.54
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Publications by Leonard Everett Fisher
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The Great Wall of China by Leonard Everett Fisher( Book )
6 editions published between 1986 and 1995 in English and held by 1,756 libraries worldwide
A brief history of the Great Wall of China, begun about 2,200 years ago to keep out Mongol invaders
Celebrations by Myra Cohn Livingston( Book )
4 editions published between 1985 and 1991 in English and held by 1,458 libraries worldwide
A collection of poems on the holidays of the year, from New Year's Day through Martin Luther King Day, Passover, Labor Day, Halloween, and others, to Christmas Eve
The three princes : a tale from the Middle East by Eric A Kimmel( Book )
4 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 1,261 libraries worldwide
A princess promises to marry the prince who finds the most precious treasure
The seven days of creation by Leonard Everett Fisher( Book )
4 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 1,167 libraries worldwide
Brief text and illustrations retell the story of the Creation
The Statue of Liberty by Leonard Everett Fisher( Book )
3 editions published between 1985 and 1999 in English and held by 1,165 libraries worldwide
Recounts the history of one of the largest monuments in the world, including how it was executed in France, shipped to America, and erected in New York Harbor
A circle of seasons by Myra Cohn Livingston( Book )
3 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 1,157 libraries worldwide
A thirteen-stanza poem following the cycle of the seasons
The schoolmasters by Leonard Everett Fisher( Book )
9 editions published between 1967 and 1997 in English and held by 1,138 libraries worldwide
Gives a brief history of the development of the profession of schoolmaster in colonial America
The Oregon Trail by Leonard Everett Fisher( Book )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 1,095 libraries worldwide
Charts the journey of those who followed the Oregon Trail in the first half of the nineteenth century, describes the obstacles and dangers they encountered, and discusses the Trail's eventual decline with the introduction of the cross-country railroad
Ellis Island : gateway to the New World by Leonard Everett Fisher( Book )
2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 1,084 libraries worldwide
A history of immigration through the port of New York, with special focus on the processing at Ellis Island
Pyramid of the sun, pyramid of the moon by Leonard Everett Fisher( Book )
2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 1,077 libraries worldwide
Discusses the history of the pyramids of Teotihuacan and of the Aztecs, how they evolved from the Toltecs, how they lived and worshipped, and how they were overcome by the Spaniards
Alphabet art : thirteen ABCs from around the world by Leonard Everett Fisher( Book )
6 editions published between 1978 and 1985 in English and held by 1,068 libraries worldwide
Reproduces thirteen alphabets in use around the world, including Arabic, Chinese, Eskimo, Gaelic, German, Greek, and Hebrew, with a brief introductionto the history of each alphabet
The White House by Leonard Everett Fisher( Book )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 1,060 libraries worldwide
A history of the White House and its inhabitants from 1790, when a site for the new capital was chosen, to the present day
The glassmakers by Leonard Everett Fisher( Book )
11 editions published between 1964 and 1997 in English and held by 1,052 libraries worldwide
Describes the artistry and skill of the American colonial glassmakers. Grades 5-7
The papermakers by Leonard Everett Fisher( Book )
11 editions published between 1965 and 2001 in English and held by 1,031 libraries worldwide
Gives a short history of American papermaking before the Revolution, and describes the processes used by the colonial papermakers, from the separating of rag fibers to the final finishing or glazing
The silversmiths by Leonard Everett Fisher( Book )
9 editions published between 1964 and 1997 in English and held by 1,013 libraries worldwide
Discusses the artistry and skill of the colonial silversmiths and how they worked. Grades 5-7
The Alamo by Leonard Everett Fisher( Book )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 1,004 libraries worldwide
A history of the building well known as a fortress during Texas's fight for independence, which has also served as a mission, barracks, military supply post, warehouse, and general store
The cabinetmakers by Leonard Everett Fisher( Book )
11 editions published between 1966 and 1997 in English and held by 986 libraries worldwide
A history of woodworking craftsmen in colonial America, describing their tools, materials, and workmanship
Cyclops by Leonard Everett Fisher( Book )
2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 975 libraries worldwide
Describes the encounter between the cyclops Polyphemus and Odysseus and his men after the end of the Trojan War
Galileo by Leonard Everett Fisher( Book )
4 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 964 libraries worldwide
Examines the life and discoveries of the noted mathematician, physicist, and astronomer, whose work changed the course of science. Galileo's inventions, including the microscope & a telescope, & his discoveries, like the law of the pendulum, have influenced modern science. His conclusions often put him in conflict with the political & religious leaders of his time. The text is very readable & the black-and-white paintings add drama to the presentation. A narrative that stresses Galileo's genius as a mathematician & physicist as well as his contributions to astronomy
All times, all peoples : a world history of slavery by Milton Meltzer( Book )
1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 957 libraries worldwide
Examines the historical patterns of slavery throughout the world, from ancient times through the present
 
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Alternative Names
Everett Fisher, Leonard
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English (116)
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