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Thompson, Kathleen

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Works: 155 works in 521 publications in 2 languages and 55,539 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  History  Sources  Pictorial works  Biographies  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Other, Performer
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Publications about Kathleen Thompson
Publications by 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 )
13 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 2,100 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
Pocahontas by Jan Gleiter( Book )
8 editions published between 1985 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,201 libraries worldwide
A biography of the Powhatan Indian woman who befriended the English settlers at Jamestown, Virginia, and helped maintain peace between her tribe and the colonists
The face of our past : images of Black women from colonial America to the present by Kathleen Thompson( Book )
6 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 1,052 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
Against rape by Andra Medea( Book )
1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 997 libraries worldwide
Paul Bunyan and Babe the blue ox by Jan Gleiter( Book )
8 editions published between 1984 and 1993 in English and held by 918 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
Annie Oakley by Jan Gleiter( Book )
7 editions published between 1985 and 1995 in English and Chinese and held by 820 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
Sacagawea by Jan Gleiter( Book )
4 editions published between 1987 and 1995 in English and Chinese and held by 805 libraries worldwide
Presents the life of Native American Sacagawea who served as a guide and interpreter for the Lewis and Clark expedition which explored the land between the Mississippi River and the Pacific Ocean
Kit Carson by Jan Gleiter( Book )
4 editions published between 1985 and 1995 in English and held by 800 libraries worldwide
A biography of the legendary American trapper, scout, and Indian agent
Booker T. Washington by Jan Gleiter( Book )
7 editions published between 1987 and 1995 in English and held by 736 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 723 libraries worldwide
Discusses the history, economy, culture, and future of Texas
Daniel Boone by Jan Gleiter( Book )
4 editions published between 1985 and 1991 in English and held by 717 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
The legend of Sleepy Hollow by Jan Gleiter( Book )
5 editions published between 1985 and 1993 in English and held by 699 libraries worldwide
A superstitious schoolmaster, in love with a wealthy farmer's daughter, has a terrifying encounter with a headless horseman
Illinois by Kathleen Thompson( Book )
6 editions published between 1986 and 1996 in English and held by 696 libraries worldwide
Discusses the history, economy, culture, and future of Illinois. Also includes a state chronology, pertinent statistics, and maps
Hawaii by Kathleen Thompson( Book )
5 editions published between 1986 and 1996 in English and held by 674 libraries worldwide
Discusses the history, economy, culture, and future of Hawaii. Also includes a state chronology, pertinent statistics, and maps
Christopher Columbus by Jan Gleiter( Book )
5 editions published between 1985 and 1995 in English and held by 673 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 669 libraries worldwide
Discusses the history, economy, culture, and future of Florida. Also includes a state chronology, pertinent statistics, and maps
Paul Revere by Jan Gleiter( Book )
5 editions published between 1985 and 1995 in English and held by 668 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
Puerto Rico by Kathleen Thompson( Book )
4 editions published between 1986 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 661 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 651 libraries worldwide
Discusses the history, economy, culture, and future of the District of Columbia. Also includes a chronology of historical and current events and pertinent statistics
Georgia by Kathleen Thompson( Book )
3 editions published between 1986 and 1996 in English and held by 651 libraries worldwide
Discusses the history, economy, culture, and future of Georgia
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Kimball, Hannah

Kathleen Thompson Amerikaans historica
Kathleen Thompson amerikansk historikar
Kathleen Thompson amerikansk historiker
Кэтлин Томпсон
کاتلین تامپسون تاریخ‌نگار آمریکایی
Languages
English (102)
Chinese (2)
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