WorldCat Identities

Crofford, Emily

Overview
Works: 10 works in 30 publications in 1 language and 4,503 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Biography  History  Historical fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.C873, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Emily Crofford
 
Most widely held works by Emily Crofford
Healing warrior : a story about Sister Elizabeth Kenny by Emily Crofford( Book )

4 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in English and held by 606 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the Australian nurse who developed a successful method of treating and rehabilitating polio patients and persisted in the struggle, despite ridicule and opposition, to have her methods accepted
Frontier surgeons : a story about the Mayo brothers by Emily Crofford( Book )

6 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in English and held by 580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the two doctor brothers whose Minnesota clinic became world-famous
A matter of pride by Emily Crofford( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young girl's opinion of her mother changes as she watches the woman display her courage
Stories from the Blue Road by Emily Crofford( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five episodes in the life of a family living on an Arkansas cotton plantation during the Depression
Born in the year of courage by Emily Crofford( Book )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1841, having been shipwrecked and picked up by an American whaling ship outside Japanese territorial waters, fifteen-year-old Manjiro decides to go live in America and work towards opening trade between his country and the West
A place to belong by Emily Crofford( Book )

3 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1935, after his family loses their farm and is forced to move onto an Arkansas plantation, sixth grader Talmadge struggles to endure their harsh new life and fights to stay in school against his mother's wishes
The opossum by Emily Crofford( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the physical characteristics, behavior, and natural environment of the common opossum
The great auk by Emily Crofford( Book )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes how the Great Auk lived before its extinction in the mid 1800s and discusses the physical characteristics, habits, and breeding of other members of the Auk family and laws to protect these rare birds
When the river ran backward by Emily Crofford( Book )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the process of coping with a series of earthquakes which strike the frontier town of New Madrid in 1811 and 1812, fifteen-year-old Laurel discovers an unexpected romance
 
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Audience level: 0.14 (from 0.07 for When the r ... to 0.76 for Emily Crof ...)

Healing warrior : a story about Sister Elizabeth Kenny
Languages
English (29)

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