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Ostendorf, Edward

Overview
Works: 31 works in 44 publications in 1 language and 7,887 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  History  Fiction 
Roles: Illustrator
Classifications: E185.97.B34, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Edward Ostendorf
Martin Luther King, Jr. : man of peace by Pat McKissack( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Simple text and illustrations describe the life and accomplishments of the revered civil rights pioneer
George Washington Carver : the peanut scientist by Pat McKissack( Book )
2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Simple text and illustrations describe the life and accomplishments of the scientist who promoted the idea of crop rotation and found many uses for peanuts
Carter G. Woodson : the father of black history by Pat McKissack( Book )
2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Simple text and illustrations describe the life and accomplishments of the man who first pioneered the study of black history
Ida B. Wells-Barnett : a voice against violence by Pat McKissack( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A biography of the black woman journalist who campaigned for the civil rights of women and other minorities and was a founder of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People in 1909
Sojourner Truth : a voice for freedom by Pat McKissack( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the life of the anti-slavery and women's rights activist, from her beginnings in slavery to her tireless campaign for the rights and welfare of the freedmen
Mary McLeod Bethune : a great American educator by Pat McKissack( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traces the life and achievements of the black educator who fought bigotry and sought equality for blacks in the areas of education and political rights
Frederick Douglass : leader against slavery by Pat McKissack( Book )
2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Simple text and illustrations describe the life and accomplishments of this famous abolitionist
Satchel Paige : the best arm in baseball by Pat McKissack( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the life of one of baseball's greatest pitchers, who was unable to play Major League baseball due to segregation for many years, after which he became the first black pitcher in the American League
Jesse Owens : Olympic star by Pat McKissack( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the life of the sharecroppers' son who became an Olympic legend, and challenged Hitler's dream of Aryan superiority
Louis Armstrong : jazz musician by Pat McKissack( Book )
2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Simple text and illustrations describe the life and accomplishments of the jazz trumpeter who was nicknamed Satchmo
Langston Hughes : great American poet by Pat McKissack( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Simple text and illustrations describe the life of the Harlem poet whose work gave voice to the joy and pain of the black experience in America
Mary Church Terrell : leader for equality by Pat McKissack( Book )
2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Simple text and illustrations describe the life and accomplishments of this civil rights activist
Marian Anderson : a great singer by Pat McKissack( Book )
2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tells the story of the African-American singer who struggled against prejudice to become one of the great opera performers of the century
Ralph J. Bunche : peacemaker by Pat McKissack( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Biography of the African-American statesman and diplomat who was one of the founders of the United Nations and who received the Nobel Prize for his peacemaking efforts
Paul Robeson : a voice to remember by Pat McKissack( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the life of the African-American singer-actor who spoke out against racism and injustice
Florence Nightingale : God's servant at the battlefield by David R Collins( Book )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A biography of the well-to-do woman who defied social convention in order to establish nursing as a respectable career for women and bring about reforms in hospital conditions and nursing care
Samuel Francis Smith : my country 'tis of thee by Marguerite E Fitch( Book )
2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traces the life of the Baptist clergyman and poet who wrote the words to the patriotic song, "My Country 'Tis of Thee."
Christians courageous by Anne E Schraff( Book )
3 editions published between 1980 and 1993 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Brief biographies of five individuals who contributed to the development of the United States through practicing their Christian faith
Out of the wilderness by Susan E Hilliard( Book )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The reader makes choices about the unfolding of Moses's life
Wheeler's deal by Daniel Schantz( Book )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Wheeler brothers Sonny and Earnest make a deal to see who can earn a hundred dollars first, winner take all
 
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Alternative Names
O., Ned
Ostendorf, Edward
Ostendorf, Ned
Languages
English (29)
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