WorldCat Identities

Collier, Christopher 1930-

Overview
Works: 157 works in 517 publications in 4 languages and 30,858 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Fiction  Historical fiction  Children's audiobooks  Young adult works  Biography  War stories  Children's films 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.C678, FIC
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works by Christopher Collier
My brother Sam is dead by James Lincoln Collier( Book )

42 editions published between 1974 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 5,336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the tragedy that strikes the Meeker family during the Revolution when one son joins the rebel forces while the rest of the family tries to stay neutral in a Tory town. A young boy tells of the tragic events leading up to his brother's death in the Revolutionary War. The story, based partially on fact, of a Connecticut family divided in loyalties during the Revolutionary War. A young boy tells of the tragic events leading up to his brother's death in the Revolutionary War
Decision in Philadelphia : the Constitutional Convention of 1787 by Christopher Collier( Book )

28 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in English and held by 1,981 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the making of the United States Constitution and examines the men who created the document
Jump ship to freedom by James Lincoln Collier( Book )

12 editions published between 1981 and 2012 in English and held by 1,605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1787 a fourteen-year-old slave, anxious to buy freedom for himself and his mother, escapes from his dishonest master and tries to find help in cashing the solidier's notes received by his father for fighting in the Revolution
War comes to Willy Freeman by James Lincoln Collier( Book )

13 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in English and held by 1,375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A free thirteen-year-old black girl in Connecticut is caught up in the horror of the Revolutionary War and the danger of being returned to slavery when her patriot father is killed by the British and her mother disappears
The bloody country by James Lincoln Collier( Book )

11 editions published between 1976 and 2012 in English and French and held by 1,200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the mid-eighteenth century a family moves from Connecticut to Pennsylvania and becomes involved in the property conflict between the two states
With every drop of blood by James Lincoln Collier( Book )

6 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in English and French and held by 1,189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fourteen-year-old Johnny promised his father, who was gravely wounded while fighting for the South, that he would take care of the family and not run off to fight. But when there's a request to take his mules and wagon on a bold mission to supply the Rebel troops, Johnny can't resist the chance for revenge as well as a good payday. Times are tough without his father on the farm, and food is scarce for everyone. But his plan goes awry when he's captured by Cush, a runaway slave. Johnny doesn't like taking orders from a black man, but he has no choice: He's heading for prison camp wondering what will become of his family and himself. Along the way, he learns some surprising views about the war, forms an unlikely bond with Cush, and finds his long-held feelings about the issues surrounding the Civil War brought into question. This critically acclaimed novel is geared for children Grades 5 and up
Who is Carrie? by James Lincoln Collier( Book )

12 editions published between 1984 and 1987 in English and held by 1,086 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young black girl living in New York City in the late eighteenth century observes the historic events taking place around her and at the same time solves the mystery of her own identity
My brother Sam is dead by James Lincoln Collier( Recording )

31 editions published between 1974 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 970 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the tragedy that strikes the Meeker family during the Revolution when one son joins the rebel forces while the rest of the family tries to stay neutral in a Tory town
Pilgrims and Puritans, 1620-1676 by Christopher Collier( Book )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and held by 784 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the religious, political, and social history of the Massachusetts Bay Colony, and its influence on our lives today
The winter hero by James Lincoln Collier( Book )

6 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in English and French and held by 776 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anxious to be a hero, a young boy relates how he becomes involved in Shays' Rebellion begun by farmers in western Massachusetts against unfair taxation levied on them by the Boston government
The American Revolution, 1763-1783 by Christopher Collier( Book )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and held by 775 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the people and events involved in the significant war by which the thirteen original colonies broke away from England
The French and Indian War, 1660-1763 by Christopher Collier( Book )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and held by 720 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the people and events involved in the war by which the thirteen colonies broke away from England
The clock by James Lincoln Collier( Book )

9 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and held by 654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1810 in Connecticut, trapped in a gruelling job in the local textile mill to help pay her father's debts, fifteen-year-old Annie becomes the victim of the cruel overseer and plots revenge against him
Roger Sherman's Connecticut; Yankee politics and the American Revolution by Christopher Collier( Book )

5 editions published in 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 600 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The paradox of Jamestown, 1585-1700 by Christopher Collier( Book )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and held by 592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the circumstances surrounding English colonization of Virginia and the evolution of slavery in that colony
The Civil War, 1860-1865 by Christopher Collier( Book )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and held by 576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the people and events involved in the bloody war that pitted the Northern states against those that seceded to form the Confederacy.--
Slavery and the coming of the Civil War, 1831-1861 by Christopher Collier( Book )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and held by 555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses attitudes and events that led up to the Civil War, particularly the institution of slavery
Clash of cultures : prehistory--1638 by Christopher Collier( Book )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the origin and culture of Native Americans from prehistory through 1638 and the impact of white civilization on their society
Creating the Constitution, 1787 by Christopher Collier( Book )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and held by 528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the events and personalities involved in creating the Constitution of the United States in 1787, a document which has been the foundation of American democracy for over 200 years
A century of immigration : 1820-1924 by Christopher Collier( Book )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in English and held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the economic, social, and religious reasons why immigrants, predominantly from northern Europe, and then from eastern and southern Europe, came to the United States. Considers incidents of prejudice experienced by these immigrants as well as contributions made by those of immigrant background
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.15 (from 0.11 for My brother ... to 1.00 for James Linc ...)

My brother Sam is dead
Alternative Names
Christopher Collier

Christopher Collier American writer and historian

Christopher Collier Amerikaans schrijver

クリストファー・コリアー

コリアー, クリストファー

Languages
Covers
Decision in Philadelphia : the Constitutional Convention of 1787Jump ship to freedomWar comes to Willy FreemanThe bloody countryWith every drop of bloodWho is Carrie?My brother Sam is deadPilgrims and Puritans, 1620-1676