skip to content
The book of virtues for young people : a treasury of great moral stories Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The book of virtues for young people : a treasury of great moral stories

Author: William J Bennett
Publisher: New York : Scholastic, ©1997
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Well-known works including fables, folklore, fiction, drama, and more, by such authors as Aesop, Dickens, Tolstoy, Shakespeare, and Baldwin, are presented to teach virtues, including compassion, courage, honesty, friendship, and faith.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Collections
Literary collections
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William J Bennett
ISBN: 0439449952 9780439449953
OCLC Number: 52510457
Notes: Reprint: Originally published: New York : Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, ©1997.
"First Scholastic printing, 2002"--Title page verso.
"This edition is only available for distribution through the school market."--Page 4 of cover.
Includes index.
Description: ix, 374 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Self-discipline --
Compassion --
Responsibility --
Friendship --
Work --
Courage --
Perseverance --
Honesty --
Loyalty --
Faith.
Responsibility: edited, with commentary, by William J. Bennett.

Abstract:

Well-known works including fables, folklore, fiction, drama, and more, by such authors as Aesop, Dickens, Tolstoy, Shakespeare, and Baldwin, are presented to teach virtues, including compassion, courage, honesty, friendship, and faith.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/52510457> # The book of virtues for young people : a treasury of great moral stories
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "52510457" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
   rdfs:comment "Unknown 'gen' value: ejh" ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3377223377#Topic/literature> ; # Literature
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sj96005146> ; # Conduct of life
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3377223377#Topic/conduct_of_life> ; # Conduct of life
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/808.8038/e21/> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/874563> ; # Conduct of life
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/999953> ; # Literature
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/1290600> ; # William John Bennett
   schema:copyrightYear "1997" ;
   schema:datePublished "2002" ;
   schema:description "Well-known works including fables, folklore, fiction, drama, and more, by such authors as Aesop, Dickens, Tolstoy, Shakespeare, and Baldwin, are presented to teach virtues, including compassion, courage, honesty, friendship, and faith."@en ;
   schema:description "Self-discipline -- Compassion -- Responsibility -- Friendship -- Work -- Courage -- Perseverance -- Honesty -- Loyalty -- Faith."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/3377223377> ;
   schema:genre "Literary collections"@en ;
   schema:genre "Collections"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "The book of virtues for young people : a treasury of great moral stories"@en ;
   schema:productID "52510457" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/52510457#PublicationEvent/new_york_scholastic_1997_2002_printing> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3377223377#Agent/scholastic> ; # Scholastic
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780439449953> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/52510457> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sj96005146> # Conduct of life
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Conduct of life"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/874563> # Conduct of life
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Conduct of life"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/999953> # Literature
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Literature"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/1290600> # William John Bennett
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1943" ;
   schema:familyName "Bennett" ;
   schema:givenName "William John" ;
   schema:givenName "William J." ;
   schema:name "William John Bennett" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780439449953>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0439449952" ;
   schema:isbn "9780439449953" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.