WorldCat Identities

Emerson, William A. 1923-2009

Works: 13 works in 34 publications in 7 languages and 1,402 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Records and correspondence 
Roles: Author
Classifications: TL789.85.I78, B
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about William A Emerson
Most widely held works by William A Emerson
To rule the night : the discovery voyage of astronaut Jim Irwin by James B Irwin( Book )

13 editions published between 1973 and 1982 in English and held by 716 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Autobiography that describes the Apollo 15 voyage to the moon and what it meant to him spiritually
The Jesus story by William A Emerson( Book )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

My purpose in this book is to retell the "Jesus Story" as it has struck me after reading many versions, old and recent, and after consulting a few references and historical works. I have taken the liberty of integrating different versions of a certain narrative or story from time to time, and I have added a few elements of my own imagination. - p. [i]
Sin and the new American conscience by William A Emerson( Book )

2 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Höher als der Mond : Die Geschichte eines Astronauten und Evangelisten by James B Irwin( Book )

9 editions published between 1975 and 1987 in 5 languages and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wo tsʻung yüeh chʻiu lai by James B Irwin( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

To rule the night by James B Irwin( Recording )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Jim Iriwn, tells the story of Appollo 15's voyage to the moon. He also unfolds the story of his spiritual pilgrimage
Tur - retur månen by James B Irwin( Book )

1 edition published in 1976 in Norwegian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Harold Martin research material by Harold H Martin( )

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

This collection contains inter-office communications and preliminary drafts in preparation for a Newsweek cover story of Atlanta in March, 1954. The article covered the history and growth, especially the business development of the city. The research and writing was performed by Bill Emerson of the Atlanta Newsweek staff
She spells opportunity with three R's by William A Emerson( Book )

1 edition published in 1952 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

William A. Emerson papers by William A Emerson( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The collection consists of the personal and professional papers of William A. Emerson, Jr., from 1949-2011. The papers include correspondence, writings, newspaper clippings and other printed material, and artwork. The correspondence concerns Emerson's work as a journalist for Collier's and Newsweek, in addition to his tenure as editor of The Saturday Evening Post. The collection also includes some of Emerson's personal correspondence, which documents his work with charity and church organizations, professional societies, and other authors. The majority of the newspaper clippings are of Emerson's columns and articles. Writings include drafts of essays, columns, and editorials that later appeared in print. A large portion of the collection consists of Emerson's speech cards, research, and notes relating to his numerous speaking engagements and teaching activities. The collection also contains an original watercolor cartoon of William A. Emerson by political cartoonist Robert Ariail. Noteworthy in the collection are investigation reports and research relating to The Saturday Evening Post's investigation into University of Georgia's head football coach James Wallace "Wally" Butts Jr. for allegedly conspiring to fix games with Alabama head coach Bear Bryant. Also noteworthy are interview transcripts and page proofs of Emerson's interview with Vice President Hubert Humphrey, Jr. (1968). Finally, the collection includes materials pertaining to The Jesus Story and The Importance of Idle Conversation (1973), an unpublished collection of Emerson's journalism
Audience Level
Audience Level
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.28 (from 0.18 for Abilene Ch ... to 0.99 for Tur - retu ...)

Alternative Names
Emerson, William A. Jr.

William Emerson journaliste américain

William Emerson periodista estatunidenc

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