WorldCat Identities

Adler, Michael S.

Overview
Works: 9 works in 28 publications in 1 language and 4,972 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  Biographies  History  Picture books  Pictorial works  Literature  Biography‡vPictorial works 
Roles: Author
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Michael S Adler
A picture book of John Hancock by David A Adler( Book )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 757 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of a colonial statesman who become prominent during the American Revolution and was the first to sign the Declaration of Independence
A picture book of Harry Houdini by David A Adler( Book )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 749 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of how Harry Houdini astounded audiences around the globe as he freed himself from ropes, handcuffs, and prison cells
A picture book of Cesar Chavez by David A Adler( Book )

7 editions published between 2010 and 2018 in English and held by 625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Cesar Chavez dedicated his life to helping American farmworkers. As a child growing up in California during the Great Depression, he picked produce with his family. Cesar saw firsthand how unfairly workers were treated. As an adult, he organized farmworkers into unions and argued for better pay and fair working conditions. He was jailed for his efforts, but he never stopped urging people to stand up for their rights"--Amazon.com
A picture book of Dolley and James Madison by David A Adler( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Known as the Father of the Constitution, James Madison served two terms as the fourth president, from 1809 until 1817. Determined that all Americans be treated fairly, he devised our three branches of government and drafted the Bill of Rights. When the British set fire to Washington D.C. in 1814, his wife Dolley saved one of our country's greatest treasures, a portrait of George Washington by Gilbert Stuart which now hangs in the Smithsonian Institution, before fleeing for her life
A picture book of John and Abigail Adams by David A Adler( Book )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"John Adams was an American patriot and Founding Father, and Abigail, his wife, was his most trusted adviser for more than fifty years. While John served in both Continental Congresses, Abigail managed their farm within earshot of cannon fire. She later advised her husband through amusing letters as he served as our first ambassador to Great Britain. And when John was elected America's first vice president and our second president, Abigail vowed to be his 'fellow Laborer'--and she steadfastly lived up to her promise."--Amazon.com
A picture book of Samuel Adams by David A Adler( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the story of Samuel Adams, an American patriot and a founder of the new American nation. He wrote and spoke out about the unfair British taxes imposed upon the colonists. Adams organized the Boston Tea Party-an act of rebellion by the Sons of Liberty that led directly to the Revolutionary War. He was a delegate to the First and Second Continental Congresses and was one of the signers of the Declaration of Independence in 1776. Adams continued to lead the struggle for liberty until his death. In this book, the Adlers offer a compelling hero for young readers-a man passionate about freedom, and determined to make a difference
A picture book of Sam Houston by David A Adler( Book )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Sam Houston was a teacher, a lawyer, a war hero, and statesman. He is best known for defeating the Mexican Army in 1836 and establishing Texas as an independent nation. He served two terms as the president of the Republic of Texas and helped Texas to become the twenty-eighth state."--Amazon.com
A picture book of Daniel Boone by David A Adler( Book )

4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the life of Daniel Boone, most famous for opening up the West to settlers through Kentucky, and shows how he became a symbol of America's pioneering spirit
From the invisible hand to the sustainable one : conceptions of community and the exploitation of the natural world by Michael S Adler( )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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A picture book of John Hancock
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A picture book of Harry HoudiniA picture book of Cesar ChavezA picture book of Dolley and James MadisonA picture book of John and Abigail AdamsA picture book of Samuel Adams
Alternative Names
Adler, Michael

Languages
English (28)