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Shippen, Katherine B. 1892-1980

Overview
Works: 49 works in 201 publications in 12 languages and 8,552 library holdings
Genres: History  Juvenile works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Fiction  Biography 
Roles: Author
Classifications: TK140.B37, B
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Katherine B Shippen
Publications by Katherine B Shippen
Publications by Katherine B Shippen, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Katherine B Shippen
Mr. Bell invents the telephone by Katherine B Shippen( Book )
25 editions published between 1952 and 2010 in 9 languages and held by 1,043 libraries worldwide
The life of a young man who refused to be defeated back in the 1870's, when everybody called his invention a toy. Grades 5-7
The heritage of music by Katherine B Shippen( Book )
4 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 781 libraries worldwide
A history of music from primitive times to the modern musician's electronic compositions presented through discussions of famous composers and their works
Men, microscopes, and living things by Katherine B Shippen( Book )
15 editions published between 1955 and 1967 in 4 languages and held by 638 libraries worldwide
A recording of the succession of theories and experiments relating to living things and an account of the men responsible for them
Leif Eriksson, first voyager to America by Katherine B Shippen( Book )
6 editions published between 1951 and 1962 in English and held by 609 libraries worldwide
Andrew Carnegie and the age of steel by Katherine B Shippen( Book )
5 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 606 libraries worldwide
A biography of industrialist Andrew Carnegie, emphasizing his numerous philanthropies
Men of medicine by Katherine B Shippen( Book )
14 editions published between 1956 and 1966 in 3 languages and held by 553 libraries worldwide
The history of medicine from the Sumerian priest-physicians of 5,000 years ago to the discovery of antibiotics
Passage to America; the story of the great migrations by Katherine B Shippen( Book )
4 editions published in 1950 in English and held by 492 libraries worldwide
New found world by Katherine B Shippen( Book )
9 editions published between 1945 and 1967 in English and held by 488 libraries worldwide
Gives a history of the European discovery and colonization of Latin America
The great heritage by Katherine B Shippen( Book )
11 editions published between 1947 and 1962 in English and held by 452 libraries worldwide
Discusses America's resources from the time of first settlement to the present. Each chapter deals with a different commodity -- furs, timber, gold, cotton, oil, cattle, coal, mining, steel, etc
This union cause; the growth of organized labor in America by Katherine B Shippen( Book )
3 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 412 libraries worldwide
A bridle for Pegasus by Katherine B Shippen( Book )
11 editions published between 1951 and 1966 in English and Urdu and held by 315 libraries worldwide
Gives a history of human attempts at flight
Portals to the past; the story of archaeology by Katherine B Shippen( Book )
1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 308 libraries worldwide
Moses by Katherine B Shippen( Book )
1 edition published in 1949 in English and held by 296 libraries worldwide
The pool of knowledge; how the United Nations share their skills by Katherine B Shippen( Book )
10 editions published between 1954 and 1965 in English and held by 292 libraries worldwide
Miracle in motion; the story of America's industry by Katherine B Shippen( Book )
13 editions published between 1955 and 1964 in 3 languages and held by 290 libraries worldwide
The bright design by Katherine B Shippen( Book )
8 editions published between 1949 and 1966 in English and held by 284 libraries worldwide
Relates the history of man's discoveries in the field of electrical energy, from the manufacture of the compass in the 12th century to the atomic bomb
Milton S. Hershey by Katherine B Shippen( Book )
8 editions published between 1959 and 1997 in English and held by 165 libraries worldwide
Lightfoot: the story of an Indian boy by Katherine B Shippen( Book )
4 editions published between 1950 and 1953 in English and held by 162 libraries worldwide
I know a city, the story of New York's growth by Katherine B Shippen( Book )
5 editions published between 1954 and 1960 in English and held by 126 libraries worldwide
Big Mose by Katherine B Shippen( Book )
3 editions published in 1953 in English and held by 96 libraries worldwide
The marvelous deeds of Big Mose, a Paul Bunyan of New York in the 1850's. Grades 4-6
 
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Alternative Names
Binney, Katherine 1892-1980
Shippen, Katarzyna.
Shippen, Katherine B.
Shippen, Katherine B. 1892-
Shippen, Katherine B. (Katherine Binney), 1892-
Shippen, Katherine Binney 1892-1980
シッペン, キャサリン
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