WorldCat Identities

Plummer, William K.

Overview
Works: 41 works in 59 publications in 3 languages and 2,183 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  Fiction  History  Dictionaries  Historical fiction 
Roles: ill, cre
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by William K Plummer
We were there at the driving of the golden spike by David Shepherd( )

4 editions published between 1960 and 2013 in and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Travel back to the 1860s to witness the dramatic track-laying contest between the Union and Central Pacific Railroads as Irish immigrants Sheamus and Nora Cullen and their children travel westward by freight car and riverboat"--
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow : gifted young poet by Grace Hathaway Melin( )

1 edition published in 1968 in and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography concentrating on the boyhood of one of the major American poets of the nineteenth century whose works include "Hiawatha" and "The Village Blacksmith."
Phillis Wheatley : young Colonial poet by Kathryn Kilby Borland( )

1 edition published in 1968 in and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Mrs. Wheatley bought the thin, frightened little black girl at the Boston slave market, she could not guess that the child would become a celebrated poet renowned throughout the colonies
What's in the names of antique weapons by Peter R Limburg( )

2 editions published in 1973 in and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the history, use, and name derivation of many different weapons from earliest times to the present
Harriet Tubman : freedom girl by Gertrude Hecker Winders( )

2 editions published in 1969 in and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the childhood of the slave girl who became one of the most famous and successful guides on the Underground Railroad
James J. Hill: young empire builder by Mildred Houghton Comfort( )

1 edition published in 1968 in and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of James J. Hill concentrating on his boyhood years when thrift and hard work laid the foundations for his future reputation as empire builder and wealthy railroad tycoon
The Arabian nights by Mamoru Funai( )

3 editions published between 1963 and 1966 in and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of classic tales of the Arabian Nights adapted for young readers
Getting to know the Missouri River by Nancy Veglahn( )

1 edition published in 1972 in and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the people and events important in the history and exploration of the river known as "Big Muddy."
Search for the Seven Cities; the opening of the American southwest by John Upton Terrell( )

2 editions published in 1970 in and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the hardships experienced by Cabeza de Vaca, Estevanico the Black, and Coronado while searching for the seven cities of gold
Picture map geography of Western Europe by Raymond A Wohlrabe( )

1 edition published in 1967 in and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Briefly surveys the geography, economy, and history of twenty-four countries of Western Europe. Includes picture maps of the major products and attractions of each country or region
The answer book by Mary Elting( )

1 edition published in 1966 in and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A reference book containing answers to commonly asked questions such as "Why do men tip their hats?" and "Where was the first school started?"
Buried treasure waits for you by Naomi A Hintze( )

1 edition published in 1962 in and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the stories of buried treasures from Jonathan Swift's silver mine in Kentucky to the treasure supposedly hidden on Oak Island by Captain Kidd
The discovery of California by John Upton Terrell( )

2 editions published in 1970 in and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of the explorers who first entered the northwest coastal area that became known as California
Why can't you see the wind? : a beginning book about the weather by Sally Cartwright( )

1 edition published in 1971 in and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simple questions and answers reveal basic facts about the weather
Mystery at the Villa Bianca by Mabel Esther Allan( )

1 edition published in 1969 in and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although her job in a Swiss finishing school is pleasant, mysterious rumors and a recent fatal accident to a student make an eighteen-year-old girl suspect all is not as it seems
Grands et petits événements de l'histoire by Mary Elting( )

4 editions published between 1967 and 1971 in and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Every child's book of why and when by Mary Elting( )

2 editions published between 1966 and 1972 in and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Das Antwortbuch der Geschichte by Mary Elting( )

2 editions published between 1967 and 1973 in and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

God speaks in the Bible by Donna Paulson( )

2 editions published in 1965 in and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Jesus came by Eleanor Zimmerman( )

2 editions published in 1967 in and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Plummer, W. K. (William K.)

Plummer, W. Kirtman (William Kirtman)

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