WorldCat Identities

Fisher, Leonard Everett

Overview
Works: 360 works in 804 publications in 3 languages and 100,968 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Poetry  Biography 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: PS3562.I945, 811.54
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The Great Wall of China by Leonard Everett Fisher( Book )

7 editions published between 1986 and 1995 in English and held by 1,726 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brief history of the Great Wall of China, begun about 2,200 years ago to keep out Mongol invaders
Celebrations by Myra Cohn Livingston( Book )

4 editions published between 1985 and 1991 in English and held by 1,429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poems on the holidays of the year, from New Year's Day through Martin Luther King Day, Passover, Labor Day, Halloween, and others, to Christmas Eve
The three princes : a tale from the Middle East by Eric A Kimmel( Book )

4 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 1,238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A princess promises to marry the prince who finds the most precious treasure
The seven days of creation by Leonard Everett Fisher( Book )

5 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 1,129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brief text and illustrations retell the story of the Creation
A circle of seasons by Myra Cohn Livingston( Book )

3 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 1,121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A thirteen-stanza poem following the cycle of the seasons
The Statue of Liberty by Leonard Everett Fisher( Book )

3 editions published between 1985 and 1999 in English and held by 1,111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the history of one of the largest monuments in the world, including how it was executed in France, shipped to America, and erected in New York Harbor
The schoolmasters by Leonard Everett Fisher( Book )

10 editions published between 1967 and 1997 in English and held by 1,091 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gives a brief history of the development of the profession of schoolmaster in colonial America
The Oregon Trail by Leonard Everett Fisher( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 1,066 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charts the journey of those who followed the Oregon Trail in the first half of the nineteenth century, describes the obstacles and dangers they encountered, and discusses the Trail's eventual decline with the introduction of the cross-country railroad
Ellis Island : gateway to the New World by Leonard Everett Fisher( Book )

2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 1,046 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of immigration through the port of New York, with special focus on the processing at Ellis Island
Alphabet art : thirteen ABCs from around the world by Leonard Everett Fisher( Book )

7 editions published between 1978 and 1985 in English and held by 1,029 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reproduces thirteen alphabets in use around the world, including Arabic, Chinese, Eskimo, Gaelic, German, Greek, and Hebrew, with a brief introductionto the history of each alphabet
Pyramid of the sun, pyramid of the moon by Leonard Everett Fisher( Book )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 1,027 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the history of the pyramids of Teotihuacan and of the Aztecs, how they evolved from the Toltecs, how they lived and worshipped, and how they were overcome by the Spaniards
The White House by Leonard Everett Fisher( Book )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 1,023 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of the White House and its inhabitants from 1790, when a site for the new capital was chosen, to the present day
America is born : a history for Peter by Gerald W Johnson( Book )

9 editions published between 1959 and 1970 in 3 languages and held by 1,001 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three hundred years of American history, from Columbus to 1787 when a group of state delegates met to see how they could strengthen the government. Grades 6-8
The papermakers by Leonard Everett Fisher( Book )

14 editions published between 1965 and 2001 in English and held by 999 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gives a short history of American papermaking before the Revolution, and describes the processes used by the colonial papermakers, from the separating of rag fibers to the final finishing or glazing
The glassmakers by Leonard Everett Fisher( Book )

12 editions published between 1964 and 1997 in English and held by 995 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the artistry and skill of the American colonial glassmakers. Grades 5-7
The silversmiths by Leonard Everett Fisher( Book )

10 editions published between 1964 and 1997 in English and held by 958 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the artistry and skill of the colonial silversmiths and how they worked. Grades 5-7
The Alamo by Leonard Everett Fisher( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 957 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of the building well known as a fortress during Texas's fight for independence, which has also served as a mission, barracks, military supply post, warehouse, and general store
Galileo by Leonard Everett Fisher( Book )

4 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 953 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the life and discoveries of the noted mathematician, physicist, and astronomer, whose work changed the course of science. Galileo's inventions, including the microscope & a telescope, & his discoveries, like the law of the pendulum, have influenced modern science. His conclusions often put him in conflict with the political & religious leaders of his time. The text is very readable & the black-and-white paintings add drama to the presentation. A narrative that stresses Galileo's genius as a mathematician & physicist as well as his contributions to astronomy
The cabinetmakers by Leonard Everett Fisher( Book )

13 editions published between 1966 and 1997 in English and held by 941 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of woodworking craftsmen in colonial America, describing their tools, materials, and workmanship
Cyclops by Leonard Everett Fisher( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 940 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the encounter between the cyclops Polyphemus and Odysseus and his men after the end of the Trojan War
 
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Alternative Names
Everett Fisher, Leonard

Fisher, L. E. 1924-

Fisher, Leonard E. 1924-

Fisher, Leonhard Everett 1924-

Leonard Everett Fisher American artist, creator of picture books

Languages
English (131)

Spanish (2)

Bengali (1)

Covers
CelebrationsThe three princes : a tale from the Middle EastThe schoolmastersThe Oregon TrailThe papermakersThe glassmakersThe silversmithsGalileo