WorldCat Identities

Hoover, Russell

Overview
Works: 25 works in 46 publications in 1 language and 5,687 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  History 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: HQ35, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Russell Hoover
Ponce de Leon by Wyatt Blassingame( Book )

3 editions published between 1965 and 1991 in English and held by 806 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the political forces and personal ambition that drove Ponce de Leon in his explorations
Langston Hughes, poet of his people by Elisabeth P Myers( Book )

4 editions published between 1970 and 1981 in English and held by 586 WorldCat member 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 )

7 editions published between 1973 and 1977 in English and held by 518 WorldCat member 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
Chief Seattle: great statesman by Elizabeth Rider Montgomery( Book )

1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes wealth and culture of the Suquamish Indians
Gordon Parks: Black photographer and film maker by Terry Harnan( Book )

3 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brief biography of the man who overcame many obstacles to become a renowned photographer and film maker
Lucretia Mott, foe of slavery by Doris Faber( Book )

3 editions published between 1971 and 1991 in English and held by 349 WorldCat member 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
Maria Tallchief: American ballerina. by Adèle De Leeuw( Book )

4 editions published between 1971 and 1975 in English and held by 348 WorldCat member 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 326 WorldCat member 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 )

2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 311 WorldCat member 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 264 WorldCat member 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 245 WorldCat member 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 235 WorldCat member 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 by LaVere Anderson( Book )

2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 215 WorldCat member 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 180 WorldCat member 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 162 WorldCat member 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 119 WorldCat member 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 61 WorldCat member 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 49 WorldCat member 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 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A meteorologist explains to a youngster the various phenomena known as weather and the instruments which forsee and record it
The moon twins and the treasure by Reinhold Weimar Goll( Book )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twins from the Moon Behind the Moon land on Earth in their space capsules and meet two children who are searching for a long lost family treasure
 
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Alternative Names
Hoover, Russ

Hoover, Russell.

Languages
English (41)

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