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Martin, Russell 1952-

Overview
Works: 33 works in 191 publications in 11 languages and 11,100 library holdings
Genres: History  Art  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Juvenile works  Popular works  Fiction  Psychological fiction  Biography  Western stories  Documentary films 
Roles: Author, Producer, Author of screenplay, Director
Classifications: ND553.P5, 780.92
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Russell Martin
Beethoven's hair by Russell Martin( Book )

49 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in 11 languages and held by 1,399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The unusual journey of a locket of the great composers hair, taken shortly after his death, and what it reveals about the man's life and death
Entering space : an astronaut's odyssey by Joseph P Allen( Book )

20 editions published between 1984 and 1988 in English and Spanish and held by 1,337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes what is is like traveling and working in the space shuttle and looks at highlights of the space exploration program
Picasso's war : the destruction of Guernica and the masterpiece that changed the world by Russell Martin( Book )

11 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 1,131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the story of the town in northern Spain that was attacked by Hitler's Luftwaffe in 1937, an event that inspired Picasso's celebrated and controversial masterpiece, "Guernica."
Writers of the purple sage : an anthology of recent western writing by Russell Martin( Book )

9 editions published between 1984 and 1986 in English and held by 729 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story that stands like a dam : Glen Canyon and the struggle for the soul of the West by Russell Martin( Book )

9 editions published between 1989 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 615 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of the struggle between the conservation community and the dambuilders to build the Glen Canyon Dam
Out of silence : a journey into language by Russell Martin( Book )

4 editions published in 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The story of one ... little boy trapped in silence."
Cowboy, the enduring myth of the Wild West by Russell Martin( Book )

4 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 562 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Matters gray and white : a neurologist, his patients, and the mysteries of the brain by Russell Martin( Book )

7 editions published between 1986 and 1990 in English and held by 515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author follows his friend, a Colorado neurologist, as he treats a variety of patients with conditions including multiple sclerosis, epilepsy, stroke, Alzheimer's disease, Parkinson's disease and other movement disorders, chronic pain, language disorders, migraine headaches, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, Guillain-Barré syndrome, brain tumors, and accidents
The mysteries of Beethoven's hair by Russell Martin( Book )

7 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and Japanese and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the life of the Austrian composer, along with the story of a lock of his hair cut by a barber after his death, which was kept by various owners and the analysis of which revealed the high level of lead present in the composer's body
Two spirits( Visual )

7 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the role of two-spirit people in the Navajo culture in the context of the story of a gay youth named Fred Martinez. Martinez was a nádleehí or a male-bodied person with a feminine essence, who was murdered in a hate crime at the age of sixteen. Discusses the traditional Native American perspective on gender and sexuality and the need for a balanced interrelationship between the feminine and masculine. Includes interviews with Martinez's mother, Pauline Mitchell
New writers of the Purple Sage : an anthology of contemporary Western writers( Book )

3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beautiful islands by Russell Martin( Book )

4 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Having just returned from a successful space shuttle mission, Jack Healy must now deal with problems on earth
The sorrow of archaeology : a novel by Russell Martin( Book )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One hot Colorado afternoon, physician-turned-archaeologist Sarah MacLeish unearths the skeleton of an Ancestral Puebloan girl with a deformed leg. Her efforts to understand something of the long-ago life of that girl confront her with the flaws in her own body, and in her marriage
The color orange : a super bowl season with the Denver Broncos by Russell Martin( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Picasso's war : the destruction of Guernica, and the masterpiece that changed the world by Russell Martin( Recording )

9 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an account of Guernica, the masterpiece painted by Pablo Picasso, and the event that inspired it, the bombing of the Basque town of Guernica by Hitler's Luftwaffe
Out of silence : an autistic boy's journey into language and communication by Russell Martin( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Picasso's war : the extraordinary story of an artist, an atrocity - and a painting that shook the world by Russell Martin( Book )

10 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Weaving themes of conflict and redemption, of the horrors of war and the power of art to transfigure tragedy, Russell Martin follows this renowned masterwork from its fevered inception through its journey across decades and continents - from Europe to America and, finally and triumphantly, to democratic Spain. Full of historical sweep and deeply moving human drama, Picasso's War features some of the century's most memorable and infamous figures, including Adolf Hitler, Eleanor Roosevelt, George Orwell, and Jackson Pollock, and delivers an unforgettable portrait of an artistic genius and the visionary painting that still resonates profoundly today."--Jacket
Flipper : the movie storybook by Russell Martin( Book )

6 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sandy, a city kid with an attitude, is unhappy being forced to spend the summer on an island with his uncle, but then he finds a friend in Flipper the dolphin and uncovers an environmental hazard in the sea
Vorstoss ins All : mein Raumflug mit dem Space Shuttle by J.P Allen( Book )

3 editions published in 1984 in German and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mysteries of Beethoven's hair by Russell Martin( )

7 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the turbulent life of Ludwig van Beethoven and traces the journey of a lock of hair cut from his corpse, following it from Germany to Denmark and finally London, where it was bought at auction and tested by forensic scientists. Examines what the hair revealed about Beethoven and features black-and-white photographs and illustrations throughout
 
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Beethoven's hair
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Picasso's war : the destruction of Guernica and the masterpiece that changed the worldA story that stands like a dam : Glen Canyon and the struggle for the soul of the WestThe mysteries of Beethoven's hairNew writers of the Purple Sage : an anthology of contemporary Western writersThe sorrow of archaeology : a novelPicasso's war : the destruction of Guernica, and the masterpiece that changed the worldOut of silence : an autistic boy's journey into language and communicationFlipper : the movie storybook