Most widely held works by Russell Hoover
Langston Hughes, poet of his people by Elisabeth P Myers ( Book )
6 editions published between 1970 and 1981 in English and held by 614 libraries worldwide
A biography of the black poet whose poems were influenced greatly by jazz and blues rhythms.
Love and sex in plain language by Eric W Johnson ( Book )
6 editions published between 1973 and 1977 in English and held by 507 libraries worldwide
Describes development of sexual characteristics in boys and girls, explains the physiology of intercourse, pregnancy, and birth, and discusses homosexuality, masturbation, contraception, and VD.
Ponce de Leon by Wyatt Blassingame ( Book )
2 editions published between 1965 and 1991 in English and held by 495 libraries worldwide
Examines the political forces and personal ambition that drove Ponce de Leon in his explorations.
Lucretia Mott, foe of slavery by Doris Faber ( Book )
3 editions published between 1971 and 1991 in English and held by 391 libraries worldwide
A brief biography of the nineteenth-century Quaker woman who was an important participant in the cause of abolition and later in women's rights.
Gordon Parks: Black photographer and film maker by Terry Harnan ( Book )
4 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 381 libraries worldwide
A brief biography of the man who overcame many obstacles to become a renowned photographer and film maker.
Ponce de Léon : a world explorer by Wyatt Blassingame ( Book )
1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 365 libraries worldwide
A biography of the Spanish explorer which concentrates on his travels in the Caribbean, his discovery of Florida, and his lifelong quest for a fountain of youth.
Maria Tallchief: American ballerina by Adèle De Leeuw ( Book )
4 editions published between 1971 and 1975 in English and held by 360 libraries worldwide
A biography of the Osage Indian who became one of America's foremost ballerinas.
Johann Sebastian Bach: music giant by Claire Huchet Bishop ( Book )
1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 347 libraries worldwide
A biography of the prolific eighteenth-century German composer whose works were largely unknown outside of Germany until the nineteenth century.
Benjamin Banneker, astronomer and scientist by Margaret Goff Clark ( Book )
1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 344 libraries worldwide
A biography of the free-born black man who, as a self-taught mathematician and astronomer, helped survey the site of the Nation's Capitol and published several popular almanacs.
When Jamestown was a colonial capital by Mary (Evans) Andrews ( Book )
2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 271 libraries worldwide
Reveals, through focus on the daily routines and issues of the day, what life was like in colonial Jamestown.
Henry Ford: automotive pioneer by Elizabeth Rider Montgomery ( Book )
1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 257 libraries worldwide
A biography of the farm boy whose desire to tinker rather than do chores led to the design of the horseless carriage that eventually made him a billionaire.
Indian chiefs of the West by Felix Sutton ( Book )
1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 245 libraries worldwide
Brief biographies of five famous Indian chiefs from the western plains include Sequoyah, Crazy Horse, Chief Joseph, Sitting Bull, and Geronimo.
Quanah Parker, Indian warrior for peace. Illustrated by Russell Hoover by LaVere Anderson ( Book )
1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 222 libraries worldwide
A biography of the Comanche Chief who led his people against confinement on reservations, but once confinement occurred he helped the tribe accept and benefit from reservation life.
From trails to superhighways : the story of America's roads by Adrian A Paradis ( Book )
1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 207 libraries worldwide
Traces the development of modern road systems in the United States and discusses their advantages and disadvantages.
French explorers of North America by David J Abodaher ( Book )
1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 189 libraries worldwide
Traces the expeditions of six French explorers in the New World: Cartier, de Champlain, Duluth, Joliet, Marquette, and La Salle.
Four flags over Florida by Walter L Harter ( Book )
1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 132 libraries worldwide
Traces the history of Florida from the time it was discovered in 1513 until it became a State in 1845, a period of rule under four flags.
Let's go to a sanitation department by Joanna Cochrane Harris ( Book )
1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 74 libraries worldwide
Describes the work of the sanitation department in keeping a city clean and methods of refuse disposal.
Let's go to a football game by Robert E Hood ( Book )
1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 56 libraries worldwide
The reader learns the rules and plays of football while Bob attends his first professional football game with his father.
I know a weatherman by Barbara Williams ( Book )
1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 49 libraries worldwide
A meteorologist explains to a youngster the various phenomena known as weather and the instruments which forsee and record it.
Non cognitive psychotherapy : advancing mood management by Russ Hoover ( Book )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Abolitionists Abolitionists--Biography Affective disorders--Treatment African American photographers African American poets America Bach, Johann Sebastian,--1685-1750 Ballerinas Ballet dancers Banneker, Benjamin,--1731-1806 Biography Comanche Indians--Kings and rulers Discovery and exploration, French Discovery and exploration, Spanish Explorers Explorers--Biography Feminists Feminists--Biography Florida Football Ford, Henry,--1863-1947 History Hughes, Langston,--1902-1967 Indian ballerinas Indians of North America Indians of North America--Kings and rulers Juvenile works Meteorology Mott, Lucretia,--1793-1880 North America Osage Indians Parker, Quanah,--1845?-1911 Parks, Gordon,--1912-2006 Poets, American Ponce de León, Juan,--1460?-1521 Psychotherapy Refuse and refuse disposal Roads Schrock family Sex instruction for youth Spain Street cleaning Tallchief, Maria United States Virginia--Jamestown Weather West (U.S.)