WorldCat Identities

Cary, Louis F. 1915-

Overview
Works: 48 works in 89 publications in 1 language and 10,194 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  Fiction  Folklore 
Roles: Illustrator, Author
Classifications: TS1570.W4, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Louis F Cary
Eli Whitney, great inventor by Jean Lee Latham( Book )

7 editions published between 1963 and 1991 in English and held by 806 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the inventor of the cotton gin who also developed basic ideas of mass production in the manufacture of weapons and other machines
Mary Todd Lincoln, president's wife by LaVere Anderson( Book )

2 editions published between 1975 and 1991 in English and held by 719 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An easy-to-read biography of Mary Todd Lincoln, wife of the sixteenth president of the United States
Crazy Horse, Sioux warrior by Enid La Monte Meadowcroft( Book )

2 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 620 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the Sioux Indian called Curly who grew up to win the name Crazy Horse and to lead his tribe against Custer at the Little Bighorn
Martha Washington, first lady of the land by LaVere Anderson( Book )

3 editions published between 1973 and 1991 in English and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the public and private life of the nation's first First Lady
The long-tailed bear : and other Indian legends by Natalia Maree Belting( Book )

1 edition published in 1961 in English and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From American lore come these legends, explaining how the deer got his horns, why the beaver lives in a lodge, why the crane has long legs, and other stories
Sitting Bull : great Sioux chief by LaVere Anderson( Book )

2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the Sioux chief who was both feared and respected for his attempts to win peace and justice for his people
Massasoit : friend of the Pilgrims by Virginia Frances Voight( Book )

2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the Wampanoag Indian chief whose friendship with the pilgrims helped them survive in a strange land
Thomas Alva Edison, miracle maker by Mervyn D Kaufman( Book )

3 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the inventor who patented more than 1,100 inventions in 60 years, among them the electric light and the phonograph
Linda Richards : first American trained nurse by David R Collins( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brief biography of the woman whose concern for the sick led her to become the first professional nurse in the United States in 1873
Thomas Jefferson, author of independence by Anne Colver( Book )

2 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the third President and author of the Declaration of Independence
Daniel Webster's horses by Elizabeth Coatsworth( Book )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes Daniel Webster's relationship with an orphan boy and the peculiar circumstances surrounding the statesman's death
Annie Oakley, the shooting star by Charles Parlin Graves( Book )

3 editions published between 1961 and 1991 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of how Phoebe Ann Moses became Annie Oakley, the famous trick shooter and entertainer
Isaac Newton: scientific genius by Pearle Henriksen Schultz( Book )

2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the seventeenth-century English scientist who formulated the theory of gravity, discovered the secrets of light and color, and formulated the system of calculus
Liliuokalani, Queen of Hawaii by Mary Malone( Book )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brief biography of Hawaii's last queen
Dwight David Eisenhower : fighter for peace by Red Reeder( Book )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the World War II American general who became the thirty-fourth President of the United States
Their eyes on the stars: four black writers by Margaret Goff Clark( Book )

3 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the lives of four black writers who wrote of the Negro experience in eighteenth-and nineteenth-century America
Thomas Gainsborough : artist of England by Sally Glendinning( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the eighteenth-century English artist who gained renown as a portrait painter. Illustrated by twelve color and nineteen black and white reproductions of his work
John Muir, friend of nature by Margaret Goff Clark( Book )

3 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the nineteenth-century naturalist, explorer, and writer who was influential in establishing our national park system
Black Hawk, Indian patriot by LaVere Anderson( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the Sauk chief who fought to protect his country, town, cornfields, and people from the invading white man
Abe Lincoln and the river robbers by LaVere Anderson( Book )

2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the adventures of nineteen-year-old Abe Lincoln and his friend Allen Gentry on a flatboat journey down the Ohio and Mississippi Rivers
 
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Eli Whitney, great inventor
Alternative Names
Cary.

Cary 1915-

Cary, L. F. 1915-

Cary, L. F. (Louis F.), 1915-

Cary, Louis.

Languages
English (43)

Covers
Mary Todd Lincoln, president's wifeMartha Washington, first lady of the landAnnie Oakley, the shooting star