WorldCat Identities

Bains, Rae

Overview
Works: 75 works in 127 publications in 2 languages and 7,743 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  Fiction  History  Detective and mystery fiction  Biographies 
Roles: Author
Classifications: E444.T82, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Rae Bains
Harriet Tubman--the road to freedom by Rae Bains( Book )

7 editions published between 1982 and 2006 in English and held by 763 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The biography of a slave whose flight to freedom was the first step in her becoming a "conductor" on the underground railroad
Clara Barton, Angel of the Battlefield by Rae Bains( Book )

2 editions published between 1982 and 2002 in English and held by 547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A childhood biography of the girl who became known as a fearless battlefield nurse during the Civil War and the founder of the American Red Cross
Hiccups, hiccups by Rae Bains( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rosy Rabbit has the hiccups and her friends are sure they can stop them
Martin Luther King by Rae Bains( Book )

4 editions published between 1985 and 2002 in English and held by 373 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
Robert E. Lee, brave leader by Rae Bains( Book )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the life of the highly respected Confederate general, with an emphasis on his difficult boyhood in Virginia
Discovering electricity by Rae Bains( Book )

2 editions published between 1982 and 2001 in English and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brief discussion of what electricity is, where it comes from, and how it is used
Indians of the eastern woodlands by Rae Bains( Book )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the history, customs, religion, government, homes, and people of the four main Indian groups that lived in the woodlands of the Northeast
Indians of the Plains by Rae Bains( Book )

3 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 317 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
James Monroe, young patriot by Rae Bains( Book )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the life of the fifth president of the United States, with an emphasis on his youth in Virginia
Wonders of rivers by Rae Bains( Book )

2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Briefly discusses the characteristics, origins, formation, and uses of rivers
Indians of the West by Rae Bains( Book )

3 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the differing life styles of the Indian tribes that lived in various parts of the West
Gandhi, peaceful warrior by Rae Bains( Book )

2 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the Indian leader whose nonviolent passive resistance tactics influenced reformers in other countries
Case of the great train robbery by Rae Bains( Book )

8 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in English and French and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mark and his pet skunk, Sheldon, outwit a pair of train robbers
Christopher Columbus by Rae Bains( Book )

3 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the importance of the contribution made by the Italian sailor and navigator Christopher Columbus, whose discovery of America in 1492 changed the geography of the known world
Pilgrims and Thanksgiving by Rae Bains( Book )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Briefly traces the history of the Pilgrims, a group of Puritans who fled England to escape religious persecution, sailed to Massachusetts on the Mayflower, and celebrated their first harvest there in 1621 with a great feast
Abraham Lincoln by Rae Bains( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the sixteenth president, known as a wise and compassionate man and an eloquent speaker, whose determination helped preserve the Union during the Civil War
Louis Pasteur by Rae Bains( Book )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the nineteenth-century French scientist who discovered the process for destroying harmful bacteria with heat and opened the door to the new science of microbiology
Babe Ruth by Rae Bains( Book )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brief biography of George Herman Ruth, an unforgettable baseball player
Jack London--a life of adventure by Rae Bains( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the American novelist and short story writer who sought and wrote about adventure
Benito Juárez, hero of modern Mexico by Rae Bains( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the life of the Mexican president who instituted many social reforms and led his country in a war of independence
 
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Harriet Tubman--the road to freedom
Languages
English (49)

French (2)

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Clara Barton, Angel of the BattlefieldRobert E. Lee, brave leaderDiscovering electricityJames Monroe, young patriotWonders of riversGandhi, peaceful warriorBenito Juárez, hero of modern Mexico