Meltzer, Milton 1915-2009
Most widely held works about Milton Meltzer
Most widely held works by Milton Meltzer
Never to forget : the Jews of the holocaust by Milton Meltzer ( Book )
13 editions published between 1976 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,199 libraries worldwide
A history of the Jews in Nazi Germany from the rise of Hitler through World War II.
Rescue : the story of how gentiles saved Jews in the Holocaust by Milton Meltzer ( Book )
8 editions published between 1988 and 1991 in English and German and held by 1,999 libraries worldwide
A recounting drawn from historic source material of the many individual acts of heroism performed by righteous gentiles who sought to thwart the extermination of the Jews during the Holocaust.
Brother, can you spare a dime; the Great Depression, 1929-1933 by Milton Meltzer ( Book )
15 editions published between 1969 and 1991 in English and held by 1,951 libraries worldwide
The Great Depression during the Hoover administration.
In their own words; a history of the American Negro by Milton Meltzer ( Book )
7 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 1,910 libraries worldwide
A pictorial history of Blackamericans by Langston Hughes ( Book )
10 editions published between 1973 and 1983 in English and held by 1,892 libraries worldwide
Discusses Black history on the social, political, economic, and cultural fronts and includes over 1,000 pictures.
Hear that train whistle blow! : how the railroad changed the world by Milton Meltzer ( Book )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 1,887 libraries worldwide
Takes a look at the history of rail transportation, focussing on how it transformed societies from isolated communities which rarely communicated or traded into unified nations.
Columbus and the world around him by Milton Meltzer ( Book )
4 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 1,843 libraries worldwide
Describes the voyages of Columbus, the terrible impact of the Spaniards on the Indians, and the ultimate cultural influence of the Native Americans on their white conquerors.
A pictorial history of the Negro in America by Langston Hughes ( Book )
31 editions published between 1956 and 1973 in English and held by 1,815 libraries worldwide
Langston Hughes; a biography by Milton Meltzer ( Book )
16 editions published between 1968 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 1,691 libraries worldwide
A biography of the Negro poet and playwright whose themes were based on his diverse ethnic and social experiences in Harlem and in the many places he traveled.
The American revolutionaries : a history in their own words, 1750-1800 ( Book )
6 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in English and held by 1,572 libraries worldwide
Letters, diaries, memoirs, interviews, ballads, newspaper articles, and speeches depict life and events in the American colonies in the second half of the eighteenth century, with an emphasis on the years of the Revolutionary War.
The Black Americans : a history in their own words, 1619-1983 ( Book )
8 editions published between 1984 and 1987 in English and held by 1,537 libraries worldwide
A history of Black people in the United States, as told through letters, speeches, articles, eyewitness accounts, and other documents.
Ten queens : portraits of women of power by Milton Meltzer ( Book )
7 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 1,525 libraries worldwide
Provides biographical portraits of ten queens from history including Esther, Cleopatra, Boudicca, Zenobia, Eleanor of Acquitaine, Isabel of Spain, Elizabeth I, Christina of Sweden, Maria Theresa, and Catherine the Great.
Bread--and roses; the struggle of American labor, 1865-1915 by Milton Meltzer ( Book )
17 editions published between 1967 and 1999 in English and held by 1,505 libraries worldwide
A documented account of the growth of the American labor movement from the Civil War to World War I. Examines labor conditions resulting from the change to mass production in mine, mill, and railroad; child labor; women workers; tenement life and sweatshops as contrasted to the life of the rich in the Gilded Age; and the strikes that made the union a permanent institution.
Mark Twain himself : a pictorial biography by Mark Twain ( Book )
6 editions published between 1960 and 2002 in English and held by 1,494 libraries worldwide
Pictorial biography composed of selections from Mark Twain's autobiography, letters, notebooks, speeches, sketches, newspaper and magazine pieces, giving highlights of his life.
Voices from the Civil War : a documentary history of the great American conflict ( Book )
9 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in English and held by 1,388 libraries worldwide
Letters, diaries, memoirs, interviews, ballads, newspaper articles, and speeches depict life and events during the four years of the Civil War.
The amazing potato : a story in which the Incas, Conquistadors, Marie Antoinette, Thomas Jefferson, wars, famines, immigrants, and french fries all play a part by Milton Meltzer ( Book )
4 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and held by 1,369 libraries worldwide
Introduces the history, effects, and current uses of the potato in the world marketplace.
Dorothea Lange : a photographer's life by Milton Meltzer ( Book )
6 editions published between 1978 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,332 libraries worldwide
Ain't gonna study war no more : the story of America's peace seekers by Milton Meltzer ( Book )
4 editions published between 1985 and 2002 in English and held by 1,285 libraries worldwide
Presents a history of pacifism and those who have protested against war, concentrating on war resistance in the United States, from colonial days up to the current movement against nuclear arms.
Benjamin Franklin : the new American by Milton Meltzer ( Book )
4 editions published between 1988 and 2004 in English and Turkish and held by 1,282 libraries worldwide
Presents a biography of the multi-talented and accomplished founding father.
Black magic : a pictorial history of the Negro in American entertainment by Langston Hughes ( Book )
7 editions published between 1967 and 1970 in English and held by 1,237 libraries worldwide
African American actors African American poets African Americans African Americans--Civil rights African Americans in the performing arts America American Civil War (1861-1865) American Revolution (1775-1783) Authors, American Authorship Biography Civil rights Columbus, Christopher Confederation of the United States (1783-1789) Depressions Discovery and exploration, Spanish Economic history Explorers--Biography French and Indian War (1755-1763) Germany Historians History History--Sources Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) Hughes, Langston,--1902-1967 Jews--Persecutions Jews rescue (1939-1945 : World War) Juvenile works Labor movement Labor unions Lange, Dorothea Meltzer, Milton,--1915-2009 Pictorial works Poets, American Political science Poor Presidents--Biography Race relations Railroads Railroads--Social aspects Righteous Gentiles in the Holocaust Slavery Social history Sources Spain Terrorism Thoreau, Henry David,--1817-1862 Twain, Mark,--1835-1910 United States World War (1939-1945)