WorldCat Identities

Kurland, Gerald 1942-

Overview
Works: 64 works in 125 publications in 1 language and 4,670 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Biography 
Roles: Author
Classifications: F128.5, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Gerald Kurland
Seth Low: the reformer in an urban and industrial age by Gerald Kurland( Book )

5 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Walt Disney, the master of animation by Gerald Kurland( Book )

4 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brief biography of the man who pioneer in the art of animation
The United States in Vietnam : misjudgment or defense of freedom? by Gerald Kurland( Book )

4 editions published in 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Origins of the Cold War : the failure of diplomacy( Book )

5 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George Wallace, Southern governor and presidential candidate by Gerald Kurland( Book )

2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography concentrating on the political career of the Alabama governor and his attempts to win support as a Presidential candidate
Lyndon Baines Johnson, President caught in an ordeal of power by Gerald Kurland( Book )

2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the Texas Senator who became thirty-sixth President of the United States
Clarence Darrow, "attorney for the damned." by Gerald Kurland( Book )

2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the lawyer who devoted himself to unpopular causes and was involved in some of the most famous and important cases of the early twentieth century
Mao Tse-tung, founder of Communist China by Gerald Kurland( Book )

3 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the Chinese peasant who became the leader of the People's Republic of China in 1949
Lucretia Mott, early leader of the women's liberation movement by Gerald Kurland( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the nineteenth-century Quaker woman who was an important participant in the cause of abolition and women's rights
Fidel Castro, communist dictator of Cuba by Gerald Kurland( Book )

4 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brief biography of the man who has been the military dictator of Cuba since 1959
Warren Harding, a president betrayed by friends by Gerald Kurland( Book )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the twenty-ninth President whom historians rate as one of the least successful to hold that office
Samuel Gompers, founder of the modern American labor movement by Gerald Kurland( Book )

2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biography of an American labor leader instrumental in union organization and labor legislation from 1880 to 1920
Richard Daley, the strong willed Mayor of Chicago by Gerald Kurland( Book )

3 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the Chicago Mayor reelected to a fifth consecutive term in 1971
Nikita Sergeievich Khrushchev, modern dictator of the USSR by Gerald Kurland( Book )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Hiroshima atomic bomb blast by Gerald Kurland( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Hoffa; convicted leader of the Teamsters Union by Gerald Kurland( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the teamsters president who is considered by many to be "the most controversial American labor leader of recent years."
John D. Rockefeller, nineteenth century industrialist and oil baron by Gerald Kurland( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the self-made millionaire characterized as both a robber baron and the embodiment of the American dream, emphasizing his philanthropic projects
Benjamin Franklin, America's universal man by Gerald Kurland( Book )

3 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the eighteenth-century American printer, inventor, scientist, statesman, and diplomat
Spiro Agnew, controversial Vice-President of the Nixon administration by Gerald Kurland( Book )

3 editions published between 1972 and 1975 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the Maryland governor who became Vice-President of the United States in the Nixon administration
The Cuban Missile Crisis by Gerald Kurland( Book )

2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the causes and events of the 1962 crisis which nearly precipated a war between the United States and Russia
 
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Audience level: 0.22 (from 0.12 for George Wal ... to 0.42 for Seth Low: ...)

Languages
English (49)