WorldCat Identities

Sterne, Emma Gelders 1894-1971

Overview
Works: 69 works in 165 publications in 1 language and 5,259 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Biography  History  Legends  Folklore  Sea stories  Historical fiction  Young adult works 
Roles: Author, Translator
Classifications: PZ7.S839, B
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Most widely held works about Emma Gelders Sterne
 
Most widely held works by Emma Gelders Sterne
Mary McLeod Bethune by Emma Gelders Sterne( Book )

5 editions published between 1957 and 1973 in English and held by 674 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biography of the Negro educator and leader who founded a school in Florida for Negro children, now Bethune-Cookman College
King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table by Emma Gelders Sterne( Book )

5 editions published between 1962 and 2002 in English and held by 563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When he pulls a sword from a stone, Arthur fulfills his destiny to become king of England and together with his knights of the Round Table ushers in a golden age of chivalry
I have a dream by Emma Gelders Sterne( Book )

3 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grades 7 and up. For contents, see Author Catalog
His was the voice : the life of W.E.B. Du Bois by Emma Gelders Sterne( Book )

2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A life of the prominent Negro educator and historian whose writings and work have inspired many of today's Black leaders
The long black schooner : the voyage of the Amistad by Emma Gelders Sterne( Book )

10 editions published between 1953 and 1968 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fictional account of the 1839 revolt of Africans, led by Cinque, against their Spanish captors aboard the slave ship Amistad, and their subsequent arrival in the United States, where they were tried for piracy
They took their stand by Emma Gelders Sterne( Book )

3 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the efforts of eleven courageous whites who devoted their lives to assisting southern Negroes in the fight for equality and civil rights
Vasco Nuñez de Balboa by Emma Gelders Sterne( Book )

2 editions published between 1961 and 1963 in English and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography stressing the honesty and integrity of the Spanish explorer whose explorations of the northern coast of South America led him to discover the Pacific Ocean
The slave ship by Emma Gelders Sterne( Book )

6 editions published between 1953 and 1999 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fictional account of the 1839 revolt of Africans aboard the slave ship Amistad and the subsequent Amistad Case argued by John Quincy Adams before the United States Supreme Court
Blood brothers : four men of science by Emma Gelders Sterne( Book )

3 editions published between 1959 and 1961 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Benito Juarez : builder of a nation by Emma Gelders Sterne( Book )

2 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Let the moon go by : a book of tall tales by Emma Gelders Sterne( Book )

5 editions published in 1955 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of sixteen American tall tales featuring such legendary characters as Davy Crockett, Paul Bunyan, and Pecos Bill. Each story is preceded by a brief introduction to the featured character
Drums of Monmouth by Emma Gelders Sterne( Book )

8 editions published between 1935 and 1963 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Printer's devil by Emma Gelders Sterne( Book )

5 editions published in 1952 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This story of the struggles of a young republic to establish itself as a nation with a government of, for, and by the people is an exciting and fascinating one. The Bill of Rights becomes a really important issue-- and in the controversy betwen Philip Freneau and Hamiltion, the differences between their ideas of a "free press" and their interpretation of what a true republic shold stand for, the reader is made to realize the blood, sweat and tears that went into making our nation" -- From the book jacket flap
The calico ball by Emma Gelders Sterne( Book )

6 editions published between 1934 and 1971 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Far town road : plays to be acted and read by Emma Gelders Sterne( Book )

4 editions published in 1935 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

No surrender by Emma Gelders Sterne( Book )

6 editions published in 1932 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Some plant olive trees by Emma Gelders Sterne( Book )

2 editions published in 1937 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How Rabbit stole fire : a Cherokee legend by Emma Gelders Sterne( Book )

1 edition published in 1954 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The legend of the audacious rabbit who stole fire from the privileged Medicine Man in order that all Cherokee Indians could have it
The sea : the strange animals and plants of the oceans by Lincoln Kinnear Barnett( Book )

3 editions published between 1958 and 1961 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the Amistad by Emma Gelders Sterne( Book )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fictional account of the 1839 revolt of Africans, led by Cinque, against their Spanish captors aboard the slave ship Amistad, and their subsequent arrival in the United States, where they were tried for piracy
 
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King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table
Alternative Names

controlled identityBroun, Emily, 1894-1971

controlled identityJames, Josephine

Broun, Emily

Broun, Emily, 1894-1971

Emma Gelders Sterne American writer

Languages
English (86)

Covers
The slave shipThe story of the Amistad