WorldCat Identities

Buckley, James Jr 1963-

Overview
Works: 294 works in 841 publications in 3 languages and 57,984 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biographies  History  Literature  Trivia and miscellanea  Comics (Graphic works)  Handbooks and manuals  Illustrated works  Fiction  Science fiction 
Roles: Author, Narrator, Other
Classifications: GV950.7, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about James Buckley
 
Most widely held works by James Buckley
Who were the Wright Brothers? by James Buckley( Book )

9 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the lives and accomplishments of the Wright brothers, high school dropouts from Dayton, Ohio, who started out repairing bicycles and went on to build and fly the first successful airplane
Spider-Man's amazing powers by James Buckley( Book )

13 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 1,160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes Spider-Man's super powers, from web-slinging and wall-crawling to the mysterious "spider sense." Includes facts about spiders
Football by James Buckley( Book )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2018 in English and held by 1,143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides an illustrated look at many varied aspects of the popular sport of professional football, including the history of the game, evolution of equipment, the playing field and modern stadiums, players, fans, and more
Who was Blackbeard? by James Buckley( Book )

11 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 1,045 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the most famous pirate in history
World Series by James Buckley( Book )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 1,038 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the help of photographs from the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum in Cooperstown, New York, an ultimate insider's guide looks at the championship finals of Major League Baseball
Who was Betsy Ross? by James Buckley( Book )

10 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,017 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Born the eighth of seventeen children in Philadelphia, Betsy Ross lived in a time when the American colonies were yearning for independence from British rule. Ross worked as a seamstress and was eager to contribute to the cause, making tents and repairing uniforms when the colonies declared war. By 1779 she was filling cartridges for the Continental Army. Did she sew the first flag? That's up for debate, but "Who Was Betsy Ross?" tells the story of a fierce patriot who certainly helped create the flag of a new nation
Who is Muhammad Ali? by James Buckley( Book )

14 editions published between 2014 and 2019 in English and held by 975 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the life of the legendary boxer who began his career as Cassius Clay, discussing his prowess in the ring, his refusal to fight in the Vietnam War, and his life after boxing
Who was Milton Hershey? by James Buckley( Book )

9 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 958 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Discover the man behind the chocolate bar! Milton Hershey's life was filled with invention and innovation. As a young man, he was not afraid to dream big and work hard. Eventually, he learned the secret to mass-producing milk chocolate and the recipe that gave it a longer, more stable shelf life. He founded a school for those who didn't have access to a good education and an entire town for his employees. Both his chocolate empire and his great personal legacy live on today."--Provided by publisher
Eyewitness NASCAR by James Buckley( Book )

5 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 950 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Highlights the history of NASCAR, its top drivers from past to present, and the high-tech equipment used
Who was Jesse Owens? by James Buckley( Book )

12 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 949 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the life of the sharecroppers' son who became an Olympic legend and challenged Hitler's dream of Aryan superiority
Super Bowl by James Buckley( Book )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 939 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of the Super Bowl, including chapters on stadiums, television broadcasts, and notable plays
Who was Roberto Clemente? by James Buckley( Book )

10 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 897 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the life and accomplishments of the professional baseball player, from his heroics on the field to his humanitarian efforts and his untimely death
Who are Venus and Serena Williams? by James Buckley( Book )

3 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 890 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the lives and careers and the tennis stars and sisters, discussing their Grand Slam wins, Olympic success, trend-setting, and rivalry
Who was Jules Verne? by James Buckley( Book )

5 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 791 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Meet the father of science fiction, Jule Verne. Born in France in 1828, Jules Verne always dreamed of adventure. At age 11, he snuck onboard a ship headed for the Indies only to be discovered by his father and have his dreams dashed. After his father made him swear to only travel "in his imagination," Verne kept his promise for the rest of his life. He began writing adventure stories as a young man and became a popular writer throughout France. Known for mixing scientific discovery and literature in his books like Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea and Around the World in 80 Days, Verne is often called "The Father of Science Fiction.""--
Scholastic book of lists by James Buckley( Book )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 781 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A reference book containing lists of information about world history, United States history, social studies, geography, climate, math, science, language arts, popular culture, animals, and the arts
Who was Ernest Shackleton? by James Buckley( Book )

10 editions published between 2013 and 2017 in English and held by 780 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"As a boy he preferred reading sea stories to doing homework and, at age 16, became an apprentice seaman. Subsequently, Ernest Shackleton's incredible journeys to the South Pole in the early 1900s made him one of the most famous explorers of modern times. His courage in the face of dangerous conditions and unforeseeable tragedies reveal the great leader that he was. His historic 1914 journey aboard the Endurance has all the drama of an action movie"--
Who was Booker T. Washington? by James Buckley( Book )

4 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 773 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

African American educator, author, speaker, and advisor to presidents of the United States, Booker Taliaferro Washington was the leading voice of former slaves and their descendants during the late 1800s. As part of the last generation of leaders born into slavery, Booker believed that blacks could better progress in society through education and entrepreneurship, rather than trying to directly challenge the Jim Crow segregation
Who is Pele? by James Buckley( Book )

6 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 754 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the life of the soccer star, discussing his childhood in Brazil, his relationship with his father, who taught him the sport, his role on the first Brazilian team to win the World Cup, and scoring his thousandth goal
Play ball! by James Buckley( Book )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 731 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photographs and text, including tips from professional players, show how to warm up, select the right equipment, and play baseball
Who was Seabiscuit? by James Buckley( Book )

7 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 727 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the life and accomplishments of the race horse Seabiscuit, who thrived with a loving jockey and trainer and won the hearts of millions around the country
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identityKelley, K. C.

Buckley, James

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Languages
English (144)

Spanish (7)

Polish (2)