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Fax, Elton C.

Overview
Works: 84 works in 171 publications in 1 language and 9,903 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Juvenile works  Fiction  Drama  Biographies  Folklore  Portraits 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: N6538.N5, B
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Dr. George Washington Carver, scientist by Shirley Graham Du Bois( Book )
16 editions published between 1944 and 1973 in English and held by 1,042 libraries worldwide
A biography of the Negro scientist whose childhood love for plants led him into a botanical and agricultural career
Seventeen black artists by Elton C Fax( Book )
9 editions published in 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 946 libraries worldwide
Take a walk in their shoes by Glennette Tilley Turner( Book )
3 editions published between 1989 and 1992 in English and held by 834 libraries worldwide
Presents biographical sketches of fourteen notable blacks, including Martin Luther King, Jr., Rosa Parks, and "Satchel" Paige, accompanied by brief skits in which readers can act out imagined scenes from their lives
Black artists of the new generation by Elton C Fax( Book )
6 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 740 libraries worldwide
Tales from the story hat by Verna Aardema( Book )
2 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 594 libraries worldwide
A collection of nine folk tales from Africa
Sitting Bull, champion of his people by Shannon Garst( Book )
9 editions published between 1946 and 1968 in English and held by 569 libraries worldwide
For years Sitting Bull was the powerful chief of the Sioux, but in the later years of his life he had to watch his once proud people submit to the will of the white man
Garvey : the story of a pioneer Black nationalist by Elton C Fax( Book )
4 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 561 libraries worldwide
Contemporary Black leaders by Elton C Fax( Book )
6 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 492 libraries worldwide
Through Black eyes; journeys of a Black artist to East Africa and Russia by Elton C Fax( Book )
4 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 422 libraries worldwide
Terrapin's pot of sense by Harold Courlander( Book )
2 editions published between 1957 and 1958 in English and held by 375 libraries worldwide
A collection of thirty-one African American folk tales
Melindy's medal by Georgene Faulkner( Book )
5 editions published between 1945 and 1970 in English and held by 277 libraries worldwide
This story tells of the wonderful year in Melindy's life, the year she finally did win a very special medal--even though she was just a girl
Melindy's happy summer by Georgene Faulkner( Book )
5 editions published between 1949 and 1970 in English and held by 203 libraries worldwide
A young black American girl from Boston spends part of her summer on a farm in Maine
More tales from the story hat by Verna Aardema( Book )
2 editions published between 1960 and 1966 in English and held by 188 libraries worldwide
Presents 11 folk tales from Africa
Paul Cuffee: America's first black captain by Johanna Johnston( Book )
1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 187 libraries worldwide
The life of the eighteenth-century black sailing captain who, among other firsts, was the first to petition Massachusetts for the right of Negroes to vote
West Africa vignettes by Elton C Fax( Book )
7 editions published between 1960 and 1963 in English and held by 186 libraries worldwide
The seven wishes of Joanna Peabody by Genevieve Gray( Book )
2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 134 libraries worldwide
A child who lives in a big-city slum surrounded by rats, winos, and poverty is granted seven wishes
The sky-god stories by Verna Aardema( Book )
1 edition published in 1960 in English and held by 116 libraries worldwide
Taiwo and her twin by Letta Schatz( Book )
2 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 101 libraries worldwide
Elyuchin by Elton C Fax( Book )
1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Soviet people as I knew them by Elton C Fax( Book )
2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Elton Clay Fax
Elton Fax
Fax, Elton Clay 1909-
Fėks, Elton
Languages
English (102)
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