WorldCat Identities

Burchard, Peter

Overview
Works: 102 works in 224 publications in 4 languages and 19,409 library holdings
Genres: History  Juvenile works  Fiction  Drama  War films  Historical films  Biography  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Bibliographic antecedent, Creator
Classifications: PZ7.B912, FIC
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Most widely held works about Peter Burchard
 
Most widely held works by Peter Burchard
Squanto, friend of the Pilgrims by Clyde Robert Bulla( Book )

15 editions published between 1954 and 2009 in English and held by 1,215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the Indian who went to London with some of the first English explorers, was sold into slavery in Spain, and finally returned to America where he befriended the Pilgrims when they landed
One gallant rush : Robert Gould Shaw and his brave Black Regiment by Peter Burchard( Book )

10 editions published between 1965 and 1989 in English and held by 1,175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of Shaw's life and his heroic command of the 54th Massachusetts Regiment, the first Negro unit raised in the North in the Civil War
Pocahontas and the strangers by Clyde Robert Bulla( Book )

7 editions published between 1971 and 1988 in English and held by 1,086 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fictionalized account of the life of Pocahontas woven about the few facts known from historical records
Squanto : friend of the white men by Clyde Robert Bulla( Book )

4 editions published between 1954 and 1965 in English and German and held by 790 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the Indian who went to London with some of the first English explorers, was sold into slavery in Spain, and finally returned to America where he befriended the Pilgrims when they landed
John Billington, friend of Squanto by Clyde Robert Bulla( Book )

5 editions published in 1956 in English and German and held by 734 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young Pilgrim boy is always causing trouble for Plymouth Colony until one day his mischief results in more friendly relations with the Indians
Pirate's promise by Clyde Robert Bulla( Book )

5 editions published between 1958 and 1994 in English and held by 602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Overview: Young and orphaned, Tom Pippin has just been sold by his greedy uncle to the captain of a great sailing ship bound for America. Although Tom has been sold into slavery, no one can buy or sell his unwavering spirit. Tom longs to be free on the shores of America, but when a pirate's ship captures his boat, the young boy's life changes forever. Pirate Captain Land and his motley crew of men reveal to Tom all of the secrets - and dangers - of the pirate's life. Peter Burchard's black and white drawings throughout illustrate Tom's journey
Jed : the story of a Yankee soldier and a southern boy by Peter Burchard( Book )

6 editions published between 1958 and 1967 in English and held by 585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sixteen-year-old Jed, a veteran fighter in the Union Army, rescues a small Confederate boy and takes him back to his Mississippi home
Bimby by Peter Burchard( Book )

3 editions published in 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a day of decision in the life of a young slave in the sea islands of Georgia before the Civil war
Lincoln and slavery by Peter Burchard( Book )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the sixteenth president which focuses on the issue of slavery and the importance it had throughout Lincoln's life from his early days as a lawyer through his presidency
Frederick Douglass : for the great family of man by Peter Burchard( Book )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the runaway slave who became an abolitionist, a crusader for women's rights, and an advisor to Abraham Lincoln
I, Adam by Jean Fritz( Book )

1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy learns that becoming a man requires more than he had anticipated
Down the Mississippi by Clyde Robert Bulla( Book )

4 editions published in 1954 in English and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Minnesota farm boy gets a much desired opportunity to go down the Mississippi on a raft as the cook's helper. Instead of curing him of his wish to work on the river, as his parents had hoped, it only strengthens his hope to become a riverman
Charlotte Forten : a Black teacher in the Civil War by Peter Burchard( Book )

3 editions published between 1995 and 1999 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Charlotte Forten who worked as a teacher and as a nurse on the Sea Islands off the coast of South Carolina, primarily St. Helena Island
"We'll stand by the Union" : Robert Gould Shaw and the Black 54th Massachusetts Regiment by Peter Burchard( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles the Union officer who led the first Black regiment of the Civil War
The street of the flower boxes by Peggy Mann( Book )

5 editions published between 1966 and 1971 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carlos and his friends have great fun ripping up the flowers planted by a new family on West 94th Street. When his grandmother insists that he apologize, he never suspects that he will become guardian of the flower boxes
Fourth of July raid by Wilma Pitchford Hays( Book )

2 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young New Haven, Connecticut boy learns about fear and courage as he plays an important role in the battle when his family and neighbors defend their town against an invasion of British troops on July 5, 1779
William Penn, founder and friend by Virginia Haviland( Book )

1 edition published in 1952 in English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Penn's father, an admiral in the British Navy, hoped his son would have a diplomatic career. But Penn had other ideas and when he joined the Quakers his father disinherited him. Penn's dream of a Quaker colony in America finally came true in his founding of Pennsylvania
For Ma and Pa: on the Oregon trail, 1844 by Wilma Pitchford Hays( Book )

2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the adventures of thirteen-year-old John Sager who led his six brothers and sisters 700 miles to Oregon in the early nineteenth century
Stories of Christ and Christmas( Book )

1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

North by night by Peter Burchard( Book )

4 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of Union officers Tim Bradford and Red Kelly and their dismal life in a jail in Columbia, South Carolina during the Civil War. Describes the daring escape from the prison and the long dangerous journey through the Carolinas to eastern Tennessee to rejoin the Union Army
 
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Squanto, friend of the Pilgrims
Alternative Names
Burchard, Peter D. 1921-2004

Burchard, Peter Duncan

Burchard, Peter Duncan 1921-2004

Peter Burchard American historian

Peter Burchard Amerikaans schrijver (1921-2004)

Peter Burchard amerikansk författare

Peter Burchard amerikansk skribent

Peter Burchard auteur américain de livres pour enfants

Питер Бурхард

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Pocahontas and the strangersPirate's promiseLincoln and slaveryFrederick Douglass : for the great family of man"We'll stand by the Union" : Robert Gould Shaw and the Black 54th Massachusetts Regiment