WorldCat Identities

Ostendorf, Edward

Overview
Works: 45 works in 61 publications in 1 language and 7,191 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  History 
Roles: Illustrator
Classifications: E449.D75, 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 521 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 508 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." -- T.p. verso
Carter G. Woodson : the father of black history by Pat McKissack( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 504 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 496 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
Mary McLeod Bethune : a great teacher by Pat McKissack( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the life and achievements of the black educator who fought bigotry and racial injustice and sought equality for blacks in the areas of education and political rights
Jesse Owens : Olympic star by Pat McKissack( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the life of the sharecroppers' son who became an Olympic legend, and challenged Hitler's dream of Aryan superiority
Frederick Douglass : leader against slavery by Pat McKissack( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simple text and illustrations describe the life and accomplishments of this famous abolitionist
Langston Hughes : great American poet by Pat McKissack( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 463 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
Satchel Paige : the best arm in baseball by Pat McKissack( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 462 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
Louis Armstrong : jazz musician by Pat McKissack( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simple text and illustrations describe the life and accomplishments of the jazz trumpeter who was nicknamed Satchmo
Marian Anderson : a great singer by Pat McKissack( Book )

3 editions published in 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 446 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
Mary Church Terrell : leader for equality by Pat McKissack( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simple text and illustrations describe the life and accomplishments of this civil rights activist
Ralph J. Bunche : peacemaker by Pat McKissack( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 388 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 376 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 151 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
Bible story book, Old Testament by Sarah Fletcher( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of sixty-four stories from the Old Testament
Samuel Francis Smith : my country 'tis of thee by Marguerite E Fitch( Book )

2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 70 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."
Bible story book, New Testament by Sarah Fletcher( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sixty-three New Testament stories presented in chronological order, with a Bible reference and contemporary prayer at the conclusion of each
City of gold by Susan E Hilliard( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The reader makes choices as Daniel, a captive from Israel, interprets King Nebuchadnezzar's dream
Day of the fire storm by Susan E Hilliard( Book )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The reader makes choices as Elijah encounters the priests of Baal
 
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Martin Luther King, Jr. : man of peace
Alternative Names
O., Ned

Ostendorf, Edward

Ostendorf, Ned

Languages
English (28)

Covers
George Washington Carver : the peanut scientistCarter G. Woodson : the father of black historyIda B. Wells-Barnett : a voice against violenceMary McLeod Bethune : a great teacherJesse Owens : Olympic starFrederick Douglass : leader against slaveryLangston Hughes : great American poetSatchel Paige : the best arm in baseball