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Moyers, William

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Works: 50 works in 99 publications in 1 language and 8,447 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Biography  History  Legends  Folklore  Adventure stories, American  Western stories 
Roles: Illustrator
Classifications: PS3345, B
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Publications about William Moyers
Publications by William Moyers
Publications by William Moyers, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about William Moyers
 
Most widely held works by William Moyers
Abraham Lincoln : for the people by Anne Colver( Book )
15 editions published between 1960 and 1992 in English and held by 854 libraries worldwide
A biography of the President who preserved the American Union during the Civil War
Crazy Horse, a great warrior of the Sioux by Shannon Garst( Book )
4 editions published between 1950 and 1964 in English and held by 736 libraries worldwide
A biography of the Oglala Sioux Indian first called Has-ka, the light-skinned one, who won the name Crazy Horse and grew up to lead his people in unified and relentless warfare against the whites
George Washington Carver, Negro scientist by Sam Epstein( Book )
5 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 597 libraries worldwide
A biography of the man, born a slave, who became a scientist and devoted his entire life to helping the South improve its agriculture
The Americans by Harold Coy( Book )
1 edition published in 1958 in English and held by 514 libraries worldwide
A readable, non-textbook history spanning men and events between the Mayflower and the H-bomb. Shows how Americans lived, how they felt, and how they tackled new problems in good times and stormy weather
New tall tales of Pecos Bill by Harold W Felton( Book )
1 edition published in 1958 in English and held by 493 libraries worldwide
The American legendary hero, Bill-- how he invented the sourdough biscuit and how he conquered the Sockdolager of the Sea so that the state of California was pulled out of shape
To California by covered wagon by George R Stewart( Book )
1 edition published in 1954 in English and held by 489 libraries worldwide
Relates the hardships encountered by the Stevens party, a group of pioneers, traveling by covered wagon from Iowa to California in 1844
Jim Bridger, greatest of the mountain men by Shannon Garst( Book )
2 editions published in 1952 in English and held by 472 libraries worldwide
Eugene Field, young poet by Kathryn Kilby Borland( Book )
1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 306 libraries worldwide
Presents the childhood of Eugene Field, author and poet, emphasizing his mischievous and imaginative qualities
Bowleg Bill : seagoing cowpuncher by Harold W Felton( Book )
3 editions published between 1957 and 1967 in English and held by 291 libraries worldwide
The gods of Mount Olympus by Robert Penn Warren( Book )
3 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 287 libraries worldwide
Tells how the Greeks symbolized the physical earth and its components into gods. Explains how they developed stories or myths of their gods
Once there was an elephant by Edward W Dolch( Book )
4 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 267 libraries worldwide
Several simple folk tales about the elephant and his animal friends and enemies
Chief Joseph, boy of the Nez Percé by Olive Woolley Burt( Book )
1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 266 libraries worldwide
A biography of the Nez Percé chief who led his people on a great military retreat in 1877. Concentrates on Joseph's childhood and youth
The first book of cowboys by Benjamin Brewster( Book )
3 editions published between 1950 and 1965 in English and held by 202 libraries worldwide
How cowboys live, work and play today and yesterday
Will Rogers, the boy roper by Donald Day( Book )
2 editions published in 1950 in Undetermined and English and held by 180 libraries worldwide
Taffy's foal by Elisa Bialk( Book )
3 editions published in 1949 in English and held by 167 libraries worldwide
When ten-year-old Nancy leaves her grandmother's Kentucky farm and her horse Taffy to live with her father and her new mother in Chicago, she must learn to overcome her shyness with schoolmates, feel that she belongs at home, and to accept the death of her mare as well as rejoice at the birth of a foal
Broomtail : brother of Lightning by Miriam E Mason( Book )
1 edition published in 1952 in English and held by 135 libraries worldwide
Broomtail, a wild pony, grows up running free in a wild herd, but his life changes when the herd is captured by Indians
The Virginian : a horseman of the plains by Owen Wister( Book )
3 editions published between 1951 and 1979 in English and held by 129 libraries worldwide
Set in the vast Wyoming territory, this masterpiece helped establish the code of the West and its stereotypical characters. The novel also features the first known "shootout" in American literature
Horace Higby and the scientific pitch by William Heuman( Book )
1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 121 libraries worldwide
When a school baseball team gets into pitching trouble, it turns to Horace Higby, brain of the campus, whose experiments with double curves and liquid bat magnetizers save the season
Panther Lick Creek by Nelma Haynes( Book )
1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 114 libraries worldwide
Wild horses, panthers, and Indians add to the adventures of two boys homesteading in Texas
Fastbreak rebel by William Heuman( Book )
1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 112 libraries worldwide
Southerner Terry Jackson has to adjust to many unusual situations when he joins a professional basketball team in the North headed by a black player-manager
 
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Alternative Names
Moyers, William Taylor.
Languages
English (57)
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