WorldCat Identities

Mars, W. T. (Witold T.)

Overview
Works: 155 works in 251 publications in 1 language and 19,928 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  History  Fantasy fiction  Biography  Historical fiction 
Roles: Illustrator, Author
Classifications: PZ7.S7376, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about W. T Mars
 
Most widely held works by W. T Mars
Calico Captive by Elizabeth George Speare( Book )

4 editions published between 1957 and 2001 in English and held by 1,697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A historical novel based on an actual narrative. In 1754, on the brink of the French and Indian war, young Miriam Willard and her older sister's family are captured in an Indian raid on Charleston, N.H., where they are held for ransom
Thanksgiving Day by Robert Merrill Bartlett( Book )

2 editions published between 1965 and 1970 in English and held by 769 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes first Thanksgiving celebrated by the Pilgrims, a day we commemorate on the fourth Thursday in November
Air raid--Pearl Harbor! The story of December 7, 1941 by Theodore Taylor( Book )

2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 668 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines from both the American and Japanese points of view the political and military events leading up to the attack on Pearl Harbor
The harvest feast : stories of Thanksgiving yesterday and today by Wilhelmina Harper( Book )

2 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

26 stories and poems trace the history of Thanksgiving
Andy Buckram's tin men by Carol Ryrie Brink( Book )

4 editions published between 1966 and 1971 in English and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Andy builds four robots to help him with the farm work and baby-sitting; never dreaming of the heroic services the robots will perform in an emergency
The story of Albert Schweitzer by Anita Daniel( Book )

2 editions published in 1957 in English and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The great doctor and humanitarian comes to life in this biography
The crab from yesterday; the life-cycle of a horseshoe crab by John F Waters( Book )

2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the life cycle of a female horseshoe crab, one of a species that has lived on earth for more than 300 million years
The story of the paratroops by George Weller( Book )

2 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Allied paratroops made a vital contribution to victory during World War II. This is the story of the paratroops and an account of the history of parachuting
Boomerang hunter by Jim Kjelgaard( Book )

3 editions published between 1960 and 1965 in English and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Balulu, a brave boomerang hunter and the last survivor of the wild dog totem, shares with his tribe the ordeal of drought and famine. When the other aborigines decide to eat the wild dogs and even consider using human life as bait, Balulu sets forth to find a new and fertile hunting ground. Remarkable ingenuity and faith in his totem lead him to his goal. Fascinating detail of primitive life recommend this not only to the obvious audience of boys but to all readers appreciative of convincing adventure and provocative situations.--Kirkus review
Trouble in the jungle by John Rowe Townsend( Book )

4 editions published between 1961 and 1969 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four English children, abandoned by the couple they lived with, set up their own home in a deserted warehouse where they find themselves watching the work of an organized criminal gang
Adam Bookout by Louisa Rossiter Shotwell( Book )

3 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An orphaned eleven-year-old boy from Oklahoma runs away to visit cousins in Brooklyn where new friends help him to better understand his own dissatisfactions and problems
Thirty-one brothers and sisters by Reba Paeff Mirsky( Book )

3 editions published between 1952 and 1956 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nomusa, daughter of a Zulu chief, loves to help care for her little brothers and sisters. However, her dearest wish is to accompany the men and boys of the tribe on the annual elephant hunt
Fairy tales from Viet Nam by Dorothy Lewis Robertson( Book )

3 editions published between 1968 and 1969 in English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eight tales sent by letter from a Saigon war refugee to his foster mother in the United States. Talking animals, spirits of the mountains and the sea, and fairies tell of the origins of the country and explain seasonal occurrences such as the monsoons
The year of the jeep by Keith Robertson( Book )

3 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

By taking gardening jobs, catching bats and thieves, diving for bricks in a swimming pool, and inciting the interest of some helpful friends, a young boy makes his daydream of owning a jeep come true
Circle of seasons by Ann Nolan Clark( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the ceremonies and festival rituals of the Pueblo Indians to recognize and celebrate the changing of the seasons
Haydn by Reba Paeff Mirsky( Book )

1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biography of composer Joseph Hayden
Dangerous journey by Laszlo Hámori( Book )

3 editions published between 1962 and 1971 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two boys make a dangerous escape from Hungary over the border to Austria to seek freedom. Grades 6-9
Crete: island of mystery by Leonard Cottrell( Book )

3 editions published between 1965 and 1967 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows why archeological research is one of the major keys to the past and how, in Crete, legend and reality are mingled together to form an island of mystery. Grades 6-9
Baney's lake by Nan Hayden Agle( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An eleven-year-old inventor is outraged when he discovers that the chicken house where he does experiments is to be covered by a man-made lake
High wind for Kansas by Mary Calhoun( Book )

2 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The people of Westport, Missouri, build a huge wind-powered wagon at the suggestion of a stranger who aims to revolutionize westward migration
 
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Calico Captive
Alternative Names
Mars, Witold 1908-1985

Mars, Witold T.

Mars, Witold T. 1908-1985

Mars, Witold Tadeusz 1908-1985

Mars, Witold Tadeusz J. 1908-1985

Languages
English (53)

Covers
Crete: island of mystery