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Thompson, Kathleen

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Works: 286 works in 640 publications in 1 language and 61,805 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  History  Sources  Pictorial works  Fiction 
Roles: Performer
Classifications: E185.86, B
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Publications about Kathleen Thompson
Publications by Kathleen Thompson
Most widely held works about Kathleen Thompson
 
Most widely held works by Kathleen Thompson
A shining thread of hope : the history of Black women in America by Darlene Clark Hine( Book )
11 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 2,188 libraries worldwide
"Chronicles the lives of black women from indentured servitude in the early American colonies to the cruelty of antebellum plantations, from the reign of lynch law in the Jim Crow South to the triumphs of the Civil Rights era."--Jacket
Against rape by Andra Medea( Book )
13 editions published between 1974 and 1987 in English and held by 1,251 libraries worldwide
Pocahontas by Jan Gleiter( Book )
5 editions published between 1985 and 1995 in English and held by 1,190 libraries worldwide
Introduces Pocahontas, the daughter of Native American Chief Powhatan, who befriended the settlers of Jamestown, married John Smith and went to England with him to raise money for the settlement
The face of our past : images of Black women from colonial America to the present ( Book )
4 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 1,082 libraries worldwide
"The Face of Our Past tells the story of Black women in nine parts: Family Life, Work, Hair, Resistance, Class, Education, Religion and Community, Play, and Inner Life. In addition to 302 carefully chosen images, the editors provide descriptive captions and quotations from letters, diaries, journals, and other sources."--Jacket
Paul Bunyan and Babe the blue ox by Jan Gleiter( Book )
8 editions published between 1984 and 1993 in English and held by 998 libraries worldwide
Tall tales of the mighty logger, including his birth and his adventures in a logging camp, in the South Dakota forests, and among the California redwoods
Sacagawea by Jan Gleiter( Book )
3 editions published between 1987 and 1995 in English and held by 874 libraries worldwide
Traces the life of the Shoshoni Indian girl who was stolen from her tribe at the age of twelve, sold to a French trapper, and served as a guide in the Lewis and Clark expedition
Kit Carson by Jan Gleiter( Book )
4 editions published between 1985 and 1995 in English and held by 870 libraries worldwide
A biography of the legendary American trapper, scout, and Indian agent
Annie Oakley by Jan Gleiter( Book )
5 editions published between 1985 and 1995 in English and held by 863 libraries worldwide
The life of the frontier woman who was famous for her skills as a sharpshooter which she demonstrated in Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show and other shows of the time
Booker T. Washington by Jan Gleiter( Book )
6 editions published between 1987 and 1995 in English and held by 813 libraries worldwide
Traces the life of the black educator who rose from slavery to found Tuskegee Institute
Texas by Kathleen Thompson( Book )
4 editions published between 1985 and 1996 in English and held by 782 libraries worldwide
Discusses the history, economy, culture, and future of Texas. Also includes a state chronology, pertinent statistics, and maps
Daniel Boone by Jan Gleiter( Book )
4 editions published between 1985 and 1991 in English and held by 774 libraries worldwide
A biography of the legendary hero of the American frontier, emphasizing his skill as a woodsman, exploration of the Cumberland Gap, and relationship with native Americans
Illinois by Kathleen Thompson( Book )
6 editions published between 1986 and 1996 in English and held by 772 libraries worldwide
Discusses the history, economy, culture, and future of Illinois. Also includes a state chronology, pertinent statistics, and maps
The legend of Sleepy Hollow by Jan Gleiter( Book )
5 editions published between 1985 and 1993 in English and held by 760 libraries worldwide
A superstitious schoolmaster, in love with a wealthy farmer's daughter, has a terrifying encounter with a headless horseman
Paul Revere by Jan Gleiter( Book )
5 editions published between 1985 and 1995 in English and held by 748 libraries worldwide
Recounts the story of the American patriot who rode from Boston to Lexington to warn his fellow citizens that the British were coming
Christopher Columbus by Jan Gleiter( Book )
5 editions published between 1985 and 1995 in English and held by 747 libraries worldwide
Presents the life of the fifteenth-century explorer and how he came to discover the New World
Florida by Kathleen Thompson( Book )
3 editions published between 1986 and 1996 in English and held by 745 libraries worldwide
Discusses the history, economy, culture, and future of Florida. Also includes a state chronology, pertinent statistics, and maps
Hawaii by Kathleen Thompson( Book )
4 editions published between 1986 and 1996 in English and held by 741 libraries worldwide
Discusses the history, economy, culture, and future of Hawaii. Also includes a state chronology, pertinent statistics, and maps
Georgia by Kathleen Thompson( Book )
3 editions published between 1986 and 1996 in English and held by 735 libraries worldwide
Discusses the history, economy, culture, and future of Georgia. Also includes a state chronology, pertinent statistics, and maps
Puerto Rico by Kathleen Thompson( Book )
3 editions published between 1986 and 1996 in English and held by 730 libraries worldwide
Discusses the history, economy, culture, and future of Puerto Rico. Also includes a chronology, pertinent statistics, and maps
Washington, D.C. by Kathleen Thompson( Book )
4 editions published between 1986 and 1996 in English and held by 729 libraries worldwide
Discusses the history, economy, culture, and future of Washington, D.C. Also includes a chronology, pertinent statistics, and maps
 
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