WorldCat Identities

Baxter, Robert 1930-

Overview
Works: 27 works in 54 publications in 2 languages and 5,871 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  Fairy tales  Illustrated works  History  Folklore  Picture books  Fiction  Children's audiobooks  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Creator
Classifications: PZ8, 292.213
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Robert Baxter
Pontiac : chief of the Ottawas by Jane Fleischer( Book )

2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the Ottawa chief who led the Indians in attacking Fort Detroit in the 1760's
Pegasus the winged horse by Corinne J Naden( Book )

3 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the goddess Athena's help, Bellerophon tames the winged horse and destroys the dreaded Chimaera
Chief Joseph, leader of destiny by Kate Jassem( Book )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brief biography of the Indian chief who is best known for his military retreat of 1877
Jason and the golden fleece by Corinne J Naden( Book )

2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In order to reclaim the throne stolen from his father, Jason must sail across the ocean and recover from the King of Colchis the Golden Fleece from the magic rum of the god Hermes
Perseus and Medusa by Corinne J Naden( Book )

3 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the aid of his father Zeus, young Perseus vanquishes his enemies and rescues the Princess Andromeda and Danae, his mother
The adventures of Hercules by I. M Richardson( Book )

2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hercules, son of the god Zeus and a mortal woman, renowned for his great strength, performs twelve dangerous tasks to atone for an attack on his wife and children
Theseus and the Minotaur by Corinne J Naden( Book )

2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young Theseus brings peace to the city of Athens and, with the help of Ariadne, destroys the Minotaur
Prometheus and the story of fire by I. M Richardson( Book )

2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates how the Titan Prometheus created people, gave them fire he stole from the gods, and was horribly punished by Zeus
Demeter and Persephone, the seasons of time by I. M Richardson( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hades, the god of the dead, falls in love with Persephone, the maiden of spring, and steals her from her mother Demeter to be his bride and queen of the underworld
Teddy Roosevelt, Rough Rider by Louis Sabin( Book )

3 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of Theodore Roosevelt, who at the age of forty-two was the youngest man to become President of the United States
Young Thomas Jefferson by Francene Sabin( Book )

3 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the life of the versatile inventor and statesman who became third president of the United States, with an emphasis on the days of his youth in Virginia
The adventures of Eros and Psyche by I. M Richardson( Book )

2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates how Psyche fell in love with Eros, the god of love, and became an immortal
Squanto : the Pilgrim adventure by Kate Jassem( Book )

2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the Indian who helped the Pilgrims live from the land their first winter in Plymouth
Indians of the Plains by Rae Bains( Book )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the history, customs, people, and day-to-day life of the various Indian tribes that lived on the broad prairie lands between the Mississippi River and the Rocky Mountains
The Frog Prince, or, Iron Henry by Jacob Grimm( Book )

4 editions published between 1979 and 1983 in English and German and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Angry at being forced to keep her promise to a frog, the princess finally resorts to violent action with unexpected results
American Revolution by Francene Sabin( Book )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the causes of the American Revolution and traces events leading to the surrender of the British general Cornwallis at Yorktown in October 1781
American Revolution by Francene Sabin( Recording )

2 editions published between 1984 and 1986 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the causes of the American Revolution and traces events leading to the surrender of the British general Cornwallis at Yorktown in October, 1781
Indians of the Plains by Rae Bains( Recording )

2 editions published between 1984 and 1986 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the history, customs, people, and day-to-day life of the various Indian tribes that lived on the broad prairie lands between the Mississippi River and the Rocky Mountains
Bicentennial images by Robert Baxter( Book )

3 editions published in 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The frog prince by Edith Tarcov( Recording )

2 editions published between 1979 and 1983 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Angry at being forced to keep her promise to a frog, the princess finally resorts to violent action with unexpected results
 
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Covers
Perseus and MedusaTeddy Roosevelt, Rough RiderYoung Thomas JeffersonThe Frog Prince, or, Iron HenryThe frog prince
Alternative Names
Baxter, Rob, 1930-

Languages
English (43)

German (1)