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Shippen, Katherine B. 1892-1980

Overview
Works: 56 works in 247 publications in 17 languages and 8,108 library holdings
Genres: History  Juvenile works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Fiction  Short stories  Biography 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Other
Classifications: TK140.B37, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Katherine B Shippen
Mr. Bell invents the telephone by Katherine B Shippen( Book )

32 editions published between 1952 and 2010 in 12 languages and held by 972 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of a young man who refused to be defeated back in the 1870's, when everybody called his invention a toy. Grades 5-7
The heritage of music by Katherine B Shippen( Book )

5 editions published between 1963 and 1967 in English and held by 688 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of music from primitive times to the modern musician's electronic compositions presented through discussions of famous composers and their works
Men, microscopes, and living things by Katherine B Shippen( Book )

18 editions published between 1955 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A recording of the succession of theories and experiments relating to living things and an account of the men responsible for them
Leif Eriksson, first voyager to America by Katherine B Shippen( Book )

8 editions published between 1892 and 1962 in English and held by 561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the Viking explorer who traveled to America, with details about the life and customs of the Vikings
Andrew Carnegie and the age of steel by Katherine B Shippen( Book )

6 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of industrialist Andrew Carnegie, emphasizing his numerous philanthropies
Men of medicine by Katherine B Shippen( Book )

18 editions published between 1956 and 1966 in 3 languages and held by 493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of medicine from the Sumerian priest-physicians of 5,000 years ago to the discovery of antibiotics
Passage to America; the story of the great migrations by Katherine B Shippen( Book )

10 editions published between 1950 and 1964 in English and Undetermined and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

People moving--New nation is born--Emigrés and Bonapartists--Dutch congregations leave home--Norwegians read the "American book"--Swedes arrive--Farmers and revolutionists leave Germany--From the potato famines of Ireland--Chinese coolies hear of the New World--From Italy to Mulberry Street--Escape from Russia--American slavery and American freedom--Newest group comes home
New found world by Katherine B Shippen( Book )

10 editions published between 1945 and 1967 in English and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of North and South American written especially for children, this book explores the people and ideas behind the factual dates and events
The great heritage by Katherine B Shippen( Book )

14 editions published between 1947 and 1967 in English and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses America's resources from the time of first settlement to the present. Each chapter deals with a different commodity -- furs, timber, gold, cotton, oil, cattle, coal, mining, steel, etc
This union cause; the growth of organized labor in America by Katherine B Shippen( Book )

4 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Growth of labor unions in America from the craft societies of colonial times to the multi-million member organizations of today
A bridle for Pegasus by Katherine B Shippen( Book )

10 editions published between 1951 and 1966 in English and Urdu and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Consists of twenty stories illustrating the fictionalized version of the progress of flight from Icarus through Da Vinci, to helicopters and rockets
Portals to the past; the story of archaeology by Katherine B Shippen( Book )

2 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From earliest times to modern discoveries. Grades 7 and up
Miracle in motion; the story of America's industry by Katherine B Shippen( Book )

18 editions published between 1955 and 1964 in 3 languages and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of American industry, for younger readers
The pool of knowledge; how the United Nations share their skills by Katherine B Shippen( Book )

11 editions published between 1954 and 1965 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This new updated edition cites the ways nations help each other in accordance with the United Nations Program of Technical Assistance. Describes current projects in health, agriculture and education."
Moses by Katherine B Shippen( Book )

1 edition published in 1949 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of experience Moses had in Egypt and his leading his people from Egypt to find the Promised Land. Moses was not allowed to go into the Promised Land. His friend, Joshua, led the people after he died
The bright design by Katherine B Shippen( Book )

8 editions published between 1949 and 1966 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates the history of man's discoveries in the field of electrical energy, from the manufacture of the compass in the 12th century to the atomic bomb
More favorite stories old and new for boys and girls by Sidonie Matsner Gruenberg( Book )

1 edition published in 1948 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A representative group of stories selected by the director of the Child Study Association of America which combines the best of the classic literary heritage and the best of contemporary writers
Milton S. Hershey by Katherine B Shippen( Book )

9 editions published between 1959 and 1997 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lightfoot : the story of an Indian boy by Katherine B Shippen( Book )

6 editions published between 1950 and 1953 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story follows the life of Lightfoot, an Iroquois youth, from babyhood to his rite of passage into manhood
I know a city, the story of New York's growth by Katherine B Shippen( Book )

8 editions published between 1954 and 1964 in English and French and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Binney, K. 1892-1980

Binney, Katherine 1892-1980

Katherine Binney Shippen American children's writer

Katherine Binney Shippen Amerikaans schrijfster (1892-1980)

Katherine Binney Shippen amerikansk författare

Katherine Binney Shippen amerikansk skribent

Katherine Binney Shippen auteure de littérature d'enfance américaine

Katherine Shippen

Shippen, Katarzyna.

Shippen, Katherine B.

Shippen, Katherine B. 1892-

Shippen, Katherine B. (Katherine Binney)

Shippen, Katherine B. (Katherine Binney), 1892-

Shippen, Katherine Binney, 1892-

Shippen, Katherine Binney 1892-1980

שיפן, קאתרין ביני

שיפן, קטרין

シッペン, キャサリン

シッペン, キャサリン B.

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