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Marrin, Albert

Overview
Works: 83 works in 293 publications in 1 language and 43,203 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Biography  Biographies  Naval history 
Roles: Author, Editor
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Most widely held works about Albert Marrin
 
Most widely held works by Albert Marrin
Oh, rats! : the story of rats and people by Albert Marrin( Book )

11 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 2,836 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Get ready to look at rats in a whole new way. These intelligent, compassionate creatures are greatly misunderstood
The great adventure : Theodore Roosevelt and the rise of modern America by Albert Marrin( Book )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 2,581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Theodore Roosevelt is one of America's liveliest and most influential figures. He was a scholar, cowboy, war hero, explorer, and a brilliant politician. As president, Roosevelt's far-reaching policies abroad and at home forever changed both our nation's place in the world and the life of every modern American
Flesh and blood so cheap : the Triangle fire and its legacy by Albert Marrin( Book )

11 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and held by 1,807 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides a detailed account of the disastrous Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire in New York City, which claimed the lives of 146 garment workers in 1911, and examines the impact of this event on the nation's working conditions and labor laws
Old Hickory : Andrew Jackson and the American people by Albert Marrin( Book )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 1,744 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Andrew Jackson, the first popularly elected American president, won the nation's favor with his legendary courage, loyalty to the common man, and fierce dedication to preserving the Union. However, his ruthlessness, including his treatment of Native Americans, led to some of the darkest times in American history
Years of dust : the story of the Dust Bowl by Albert Marrin( Book )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 1,537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The causes and results of the Dust Bowl and how the lessons learned are still used today
Sitting Bull and his world by Albert Marrin( Book )

3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 1,514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the life of the Hunkpapa chief who is remembered for his defeat of General Custer at Little Big Horn
Commander in Chief Abraham Lincoln and the Civil War by Albert Marrin( Book )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and held by 1,424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brings Lincoln to life by placing him in the context of his own personal background and the larger circumstances of the country's greatest conflict
Uprooted : the Japanese American experience during World War II by Albert Marrin( Book )

4 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 1,385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Just seventy-five years ago, the American government did something that most would consider unthinkable today: it rounded up over 100,000 of its own citizens based on nothing more than their ancestry and, suspicious of their loyalty, kept them in concentration camps for the better part of four years. How could this have happened? Uprooted takes a close look at the history of racism in America and follows the treacherous path that led one of our nation's most beloved presidents to make this decision. Meanwhile, it illuminates the history of Japan and its own struggles with racism and xenophobia, which led to the bombing of Pearl Harbor, ultimately tying the two countries together
George Washington & the founding of a nation by Albert Marrin( Book )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 1,336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A highly readable & fast-paced account of the life and times of George Washington
Unconditional surrender : U.S. Grant and the Civil War by Albert Marrin( Book )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 1,237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of Grant's life and his role in the Civil War
Dr. Jenner and the speckled monster : the search for the smallpox vaccine by Albert Marrin( Book )

5 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 1,139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through curiousity and perseverance Edward Jenner found a way to make a vaccine for small pox, one of the most feared diseases throughout history
Black gold : the story of oil in our lives by Albert Marrin( Book )

6 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of the slick and foul-smelling substance that drives our existence and that becomes scarcer as our dependence on it grows
The war for independence : the story of the American Revolution by Albert Marrin( Book )

4 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 1,077 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A detailed account of the Revolutionary War beginning with its origins in the French and Indian War
A volcano beneath the snow : John Brown's war against slavery by Albert Marrin( Book )

5 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and held by 1,066 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the life of abolitionist John Brown and the raid he led on the United States arsenal at Harpers Ferry, West Virginia, in 1859, exploring his religious fanaticism and belief in "righteous violence"--And commitment to domestic terrorism
Cowboys, Indians, and gunfighters : the story of the cattle kingdom by Albert Marrin( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 1,017 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes life in the American West and the growth of the cattle industry, from the introduction of horses and cattle by the Spanish through the reign of the cattle barons in the late nineteenth century
The sea king : Sir Francis Drake and his times by Albert Marrin( Book )

3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 877 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the sixteenth-century English sea captain Sir Francis Drake, who is famous for his voyage around the world, his raids against the Spanish, and his defeat of the Spanish Armada
Virginia's general : Robert E. Lee and the Civil War by Albert Marrin( Book )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2003 in English and held by 875 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of Robert E. Lee, concentrating on the Civil War years
Terror of the Spanish Main : Sir Henry Morgan and his buccaneers by Albert Marrin( Book )

4 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 865 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of the life and times of the English buccaneer, Henry Morgan, from his birth in Wales through his daring exploits in the Spanish Main to his later years in Jamaica
Saving the buffalo by Albert Marrin( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 842 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The amazing story of how the buffalo reached the brink of extinction within a century and how it was saved
Hitler by Albert Marrin( Book )

6 editions published between 1987 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 830 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the struggling Austrian artist who rose from obscurity to power as the leader of the Nazi party and, later, the German nation and whose ambitions led the world to war
 
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Oh, rats! : the story of rats and people
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The great adventure : Theodore Roosevelt and the rise of modern AmericaFlesh and blood so cheap : the Triangle fire and its legacyOld Hickory : Andrew Jackson and the American peopleYears of dust : the story of the Dust BowlSitting Bull and his worldCommander in Chief Abraham Lincoln and the Civil WarGeorge Washington & the founding of a nationUnconditional surrender : U.S. Grant and the Civil War
Alternative Names
Albert Marrin American historian

Albert Marrin Amerikaans schrijver

マリン, アルバート

Languages
English (97)