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Marchesi, Stephen

Overview
Works: 132 works in 355 publications in 3 languages and 31,564 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  Biographies  History  Fiction  Handbooks and manuals  Folklore 
Roles: Illustrator, Author, Editor
Classifications: TL789.85.A75, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Stephen Marchesi
 
Most widely held works by Stephen Marchesi
Who was Neil Armstrong? by Roberta Edwards( Book )

17 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography that introduces youngsters to Neil Armstrong, the first man to step foot on the Moon
Who was Rosa Parks? by Yona Zeldis McDonough( Book )

8 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in English and held by 1,074 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1955, Rosa Parks refused to give her bus seat to a white passenger in Montgomery, Alabama. This seemingly small act triggered civil rights protests across America and earned Rosa Parks the title "Mother of the Civil Rights Movement."
Silver by Gloria Whelan( Book )

5 editions published between 1988 and 2004 in English and held by 1,073 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Even though he is the runt of the litter from her father's prize sled-racing dog, ten-year-old Rachel plans to train her puppy to become a champion racer and determines to track him down when he mysteriously disappears
Who is J.K. Rowling? by Pam Pollack( Book )

4 editions published in 2012 in Undetermined and English and held by 1,036 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In 1995, on a four-hour-delayed train from Manchester to London, J.K. Rowling conceived of the idea of a boy wizard named Harry Potter. Upon arriving in London, she began immediately writing the first book in the saga. Rowling's true-life, rags-to-riches story is as compelling as the world of Hogwarts that she created. This biography details not only Rowling's life and her love of literature but the story behind the creation of a modern classic"--
Who Was Nelson Mandela? by Pam Pollack( Book )

6 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in English and held by 963 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the life of the South African president and revolutionary, from his childhood and his work as a peaceful protestor to his twenty-seven-year imprisonment, his election as president, and his work to end apartheid in South Africa
The glow-in-the-dark night sky book by Clint Hatchett( Book )

5 editions published between 1988 and 1993 in English and held by 875 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Star maps of the constellations with accompanying pictures of the characters and creatures the ancients imagined in the star groups and a brief story on each. The constellations glow in the dark
Who was Roald Dahl? by True Kelley( Book )

7 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 874 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roald Dahl is one of the most famous children's book authors ever. Now in this Who Was--? biography, children will learn of his real-life adventures. A flying ace for the British Air Force, he was married to an Academy Award-winning actress. He also wrote books and screenplays for adults. Entertaining and readable, this biography has 80 black-and-white illustrations
Mary McLeod Bethune : voice of black hope by Milton Meltzer( Book )

6 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 852 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the life and achievements of the black educator who was instrumental in creating opportunities for blacks in education and government
Who was Claude Monet? by Ann Waldron( Book )

5 editions published in 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 839 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Claude Monet is considered one of the most influential artists of all time. He is a founder of the French Impressionist art movement, and today his paintings sell for millions of dollars. While Monet was alive, however, his work was often criticized and he struggled financially. With over one hundred black-and-white illustrations, this book unveils a true portrait of the artist!
What are the Summer Olympics? by Gail Herman( Book )

4 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 822 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An overview of the Summer Olympics from Grecian times through 2012
Who is Muhammad Ali? by James Buckley( Book )

7 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and held by 816 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the life of the legendary boxer who began his career as Cassius Clay, discussing his prowess in the ring, his refusal to fight in the Vietnam War, and his life after boxing
Winnie Mandela : the soul of South Africa by Milton Meltzer( Book )

8 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 802 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With an emphasis on her early years, covers the life of Winnie Mandela, who married a prominent fighter for racial equality in South Africa and later became a leader in her own right
Martin Luther King, Jr. and the March on Washington by Frances E Ruffin( Book )

13 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 791 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells about the events of August 28, 1963, when protesters gathered in Washington D.C. to draw attention to discrimination against African-Americans and to hear Civil Rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. deliver his now famous "I Have a Dream" speech
Who was George Washington Carver? by Jim Gigliotti( Book )

4 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Born in 1860s Missouri, nobody expected George Washington Carver to succeed. Slaves were not allowed to be educated. After the Civil War, Carver enrolled in classes and proved to be a star student. He became the first black student at Iowa State Agricultural College and later its first black professor. He went on to the Tuskegee Institute where he specialized in botany (the study of plants) and developed techniques to grow crops better. His work with vegetables, especially peanuts, made him famous and changed agriculture forever. He went on to develop nearly 100 household products and over 100 recipes using peanuts."--Provided by publisher
Who was Jesus? by Ellen Morgan( Book )

4 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 750 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This addition to the Who Was--? series "presents young readers with a biography that covers what is known historically about Jesus and places in his life in the context of his world when Jerusalem was part of the Roman Empire. In an even-handed and easy-to-read narrative, this title--illustrated with eighty black-and-white drawings--also explains the early origins of Christianity and how it became a major religion"--
Who was Maurice Sendak? by Janet B Pascal( Book )

7 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 740 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Maurice Sendak, born June 10, 1928, was a writer and illustrator of children's books. This easy-to-read, illustrated biography describes the career and personal life of this genius"--
Railway ghosts and highway horrors by Daniel Cohen( Book )

5 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection thirteen ghost stories concerning an encounter with the phantom hitchhiker on roads, highways, and railroads
Who is Dolly Parton? by True Kelley( Book )

4 editions published between 2014 and 2017 in English and held by 596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the life of Dolly Parton from her childhood of poverty in the Great Smoky Mountains to her stardom as a performer and song writer
Who is Stevie Wonder? by Jim Gigliotti( Book )

5 editions published in 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Discover more about Stevie Wonder, the music prodigy whose awards include 25 Grammy Awards and the Presidential Medal of Freedom, "--Amazon.com
Meet George Washington by Joan Heilbroner( Book )

8 editions published between 1989 and 2001 in English and held by 550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Highlights the life of the first president of the United States, known as the father of his country, from his birth in Virginia to his death at Mount Vernon
 
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Alternative Names
Marchesi, Stephan

Marchesi, Steve

Marchesi, Steve, 1951-

Marchesi, Steven

Marchesi, Steven, 1951-

Stephen Marchesi American artist

מרקזי, סטיבן

마르체시, 스티븐

マーケイシ, スティーブン

Languages
English (123)

Spanish (3)

Chinese (1)

Covers
Who was Rosa Parks?SilverThe glow-in-the-dark night sky bookMary McLeod Bethune : voice of black hopeWho was Claude Monet?Martin Luther King, Jr. and the March on WashingtonRailway ghosts and highway horrorsMeet George Washington