WorldCat Identities

Herda, D. J. 1948-

Overview
Works: 68 works in 155 publications in 1 language and 15,498 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Trials, litigation, etc  Biography 
Roles: Author
Classifications: KF228.S27, 342.73087
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Most widely held works by D. J Herda
Environmental America by D. J Herda( Book )

15 editions published between 1991 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on environmental issues and concerns in the Northeastern States and steps being taken to counteract the damage
Environmental America by D. J Herda( Book )

5 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 847 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on environmental issues and concerns in the Middle West and steps being taken to counteract the damage
The Dred Scott case : slavery and citizenship by D. J Herda( Book )

9 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 811 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the people involved on both sides of the famous Supreme Court case, regarding whether or not slaves had rights as citizens of the United States
Roe v. Wade : the abortion question by D. J Herda( Book )

3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 795 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and a few black and white photographs discuss the ideas and arguments behind the landmark abortion case of Roe v. Wade
Furman v. Georgia : the death penalty case by D. J Herda( Book )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 608 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines whether the death penalty should be considered cruel and unusual punishment
Halloween by D. J Herda( Book )

2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the origin and development of Halloween, its traditions and celebrations, and provides instructions for making costumes and having a Halloween party
New York Times v. United States : national security and censorship by D. J Herda( Book )

7 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Should newspapers be allowed to print articles that may prove embarrassing or uncomfortable to the U.S. government
Christmas by D. J Herda( Book )

2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Briefly describes the history and traditions of Christmas and celebrations in various parts of the world. Includes instructions for making gifts, food, and decorations
Ethnic America by D. J Herda( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an overview of the history and contributions of major ethnic groups that shaped America yesterday and continue to change the American scene today. Discusses the social, economic, and political problems faced by immigrant groups as they settled in the southwestern states
Thurgood Marshall : civil rights champion by D. J Herda( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the first African-American Supreme Court Justice, Thurgood Marshall, detailing how events in his life contributed to his becoming a tireless defender of civil rights
United States v. Nixon : Watergate and the president by D. J Herda( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Considers the landmark case of United States v. Nixon and the extent to which "presidential powers" can be applied to the leader of our country
Land use and abuse by D. J Herda( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the environmental impact of land use, showing how careless development leads to loss of agricultural lands and animal and plant species and causes deforestation, desertification, and urban sprawl
From container to kitchen : growing fruits and vegetables in pots by D. J Herda( Book )

5 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

More and more people are recognizing the need for nutritious, local, sustainable food, but organic options can be costly, and the produce sections of most supermarkets are packed with fruits and vegetables that have racked up more frequent flier miles than a rock band on world tour. How can urban dwellers without ready access to fertile land enjoy the benefits of traditional gardening? And for those with a yard, how do you maximize the harvest of fresh, healthy edibles? In From Container to Kitchen, D.J. Herda shows that there is a way. Written for the novice home gardener as well as the seaso
Cancer by D. J Herda( Book )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses different aspects of cancer, its history, causes, treatment, and possible cures. Includes a glossary of terms
Model railroads by D. J Herda( Book )

2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the hobby of model railroading, with advice on gauge and scale, sets and kits, laying track, power packs and wiring, and landscaping
Dirt bike racing by D. J Herda( Book )

2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tips, including techniques, maintenance, safety, and equipment, for participating in bicycle motocross, one of America's fastest growing sports
Outlaws of the American West by D. J Herda( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses famous outlaws or gangs and their crime in the Old West
The Afghan Rebels : the war in Afghanistan by D. J Herda( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of the ten-year war in Afghanistan from its political origins to the Soviet withdrawal in 1989
Energy resources : toward a renewable future by D. J Herda( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the story of natural resources exploited by humanity for energy and considers the prospect of renewable resources for the future
Communication satellites by D. J Herda( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Briefly discusses the history of communication satellites and describes new developments in the field
 
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Roe v. Wade : the abortion question
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Environmental AmericaThe Dred Scott case : slavery and citizenshipRoe v. Wade : the abortion questionFurman v. Georgia : the death penalty caseNew York Times v. United States : national security and censorshipEthnic AmericaThurgood Marshall : civil rights championUnited States v. Nixon : Watergate and the president
Languages
English (69)