WorldCat Identities

Herda, D. J. 1948-

Overview
Works: 54 works in 108 publications in 1 language and 15,795 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Biography  Trials, litigation, etc 
Roles: Author
Classifications: KF228.S27, 342.73084
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Most widely held works by D. J Herda
Environmental America by D. J Herda( Book )

17 editions published between 1991 and 1995 in English and held by 3,380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

7 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 830 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 )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 826 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 )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 618 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
Ethnic America by D. J Herda( Book )

3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 607 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 south central states
New York Times v. United States : national security and censorship by D. J Herda( Book )

6 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 533 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 )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 515 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
Thurgood Marshall : civil rights champion by D. J Herda( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 362 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 )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 359 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 )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 355 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
Cancer by D. J Herda( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 330 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 328 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 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tips, including techniques, maintenance, safety, and equipment, for participating in bicycle motocross, one of America's fastest growing sports
The Afghan Rebels : the war in Afghanistan by D. J Herda( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of the ten-year war in Afghanistan from its political origins to the Soviet withdrawal in 1989
Outlaws of the American West by D. J Herda( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses famous outlaws or gangs and their crime in the Old West
Energy resources : toward a renewable future by D. J Herda( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 307 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
Model boats and ships by D. J Herda( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the development of boats and ships and advises on building, painting, finishing, and sailing plastic and wooden models
Communication satellites by D. J Herda( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Briefly discusses the history of communication satellites and describes new developments in the field
From container to kitchen : growing fruits and vegetables in pots by D. J Herda( Book )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 187 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
 
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The Dred Scott case : slavery and citizenshipRoe v. Wade : the abortion questionFurman v. Georgia : the death penalty caseEthnic AmericaNew York Times v. United States : national security and censorshipThurgood Marshall : civil rights championUnited States v. Nixon : Watergate and the presidentOutlaws of the American WestFrom container to kitchen : growing fruits and vegetables in pots