WorldCat Identities

Frenck, Hal

Overview
Works: 70 works in 124 publications in 2 languages and 8,413 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  Fiction  History  Young adult works  Sports stories  Choose-your-own stories  Legislative hearings 
Roles: Illustrator, Author
Classifications: PZ8.1.R396, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Hal Frenck
Black Hawk : frontier warrior by Joanne Oppenheim( Book )

3 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the life of the Sauk Indian leader who struggled in vain to prevent the Americans from claiming the rich farmland near the Mississippi River in Illinois
Tecumseh : Shawnee war chief by Jane Fleischer( Book )

2 editions published between 1979 and 2002 in English and held by 515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the life of the Shawnee Indian who tried to unite all the American Indian tribes against invasion by the white man
North American Indians by Susan Gold Purdy( Book )

3 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Briefly discusses Indian tribes and cultures of North America. Provides instructions for craft projects, including sand painting and clothing
Jesse Owens, Olympic hero by Francene Sabin( Book )

3 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brief biography of the black athlete who won four gold medals in the 1936 Olympics
Babe Ruth, home run hero by Keith Brandt( Book )

3 editions published between 1986 and 2001 in English and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brief biography of the first great home run hitter in baseball history
Eric the Red and Leif the Lucky by Barbara Schiller( Book )

5 editions published between 1979 and 1996 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents brief biographies of the Norse explorer who settled Greenland and of his son who explored parts of North America almost 500 years before Columbus made his first voyage
Ferdinand Magellan by Ruth W Harley( Book )

3 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a biography of the Portuguese navigator who commanded the first expedition to sail around the world
Martin Luther King by Rae Bains( Book )

5 editions published between 1985 and 2002 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of a courageous leader in the civil rights movement who championed nonviolent protest and "had a dream" of equality for all
When grandfather journeys into winter by Craig Strete( Book )

4 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young Indian boy struggles to accept his grandfather's rapidly approaching death
The wooden horse by I. M Richardson( Book )

2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling of how the Greeks overcame the Trojans with the aid of a wooden horse
James Monroe, young patriot by Rae Bains( Book )

2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the life of the fifth president of the United States, with an emphasis on his youth in Virginia
The trouble with Miss Switch by Barbara Brooks Wallace( Book )

6 editions published between 1971 and 2002 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A scientifically-minded fifth grader finds himself in a frightening predicament when he proves that his teacher is a witch
Odysseus and the Cyclops by I. M Richardson( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Odysseus relates to Queen Arete and King Alcinous his adventures in the land of the Lotus-Eaters and with the giant Cyclops
Playoff champion by Felix Von Moschzisker( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The reader is selected as the player-manager of the baseball team after the coach collapses just before the finals in the national tournament. By choosing specific pages, the reader determines the outcome of the plot
The voyage of Odysseus by I. M Richardson( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While Odysseus is being held by Calypso on an island, Telemachos searches for father and Penelope is besieged with suitors
Wild cat by Robert Newton Peck( Book )

2 editions published between 1975 and 1977 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the activities and adventures of a wild city cat from her birth until she mates and produces a litter of her own
George Washington by Keith Brandt( Book )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brief biography of the first president of the United States
Earthquake by Alison Gilligan( Book )

4 editions published between 1992 and 2002 in Chinese and English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

You're visiting San Francisco when suddenly a strange rumbling fills the air and buildings begin to shake--it is a major earthquake! You look around and see an old man pinned to the sidewalk by rubble. You want to help him, but a friend of yours may be in even bigger trouble nearby. Every second counts. What are you going to do?
Harriet Tubman by Francene Sabin( Book )

3 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the black woman who escaped from slavery and became a well-known figure in the underground railroad as she led scores of slaves north to freedom
Colonial life in America by Louis Sabin( Book )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brief look at colonial life in Jamestown and in the New England settlements in the early seventeenth century
 
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Jesse Owens, Olympic hero
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Babe Ruth, home run heroJames Monroe, young patriotThe trouble with Miss SwitchPlayoff championEarthquake
Alternative Names
フレンク, H.

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