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McKissack, Fredrick

Overview
Works: 142 works in 333 publications in 1 language and 60,387 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  History  Fiction  Sources  Interviews 
Roles: Illustrator
Classifications: PZ7.M478693, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Fredrick McKissack
Messy Bessey's school desk by Pat McKissack ( Book )
25 editions published between 1944 and 2002 in English and held by 7,134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bessey finally cleans up her messy room
Christmas in the big house, Christmas in the quarters by Pat McKissack ( Book )
3 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in English and held by 2,678 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the customs, recipes, poems, and songs used to celebrate Christmas in the big plantation houses and in the slave quarters just before the Civil War
Sojourner Truth : ain't I a woman? by Pat McKissack ( Book )
5 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and held by 2,332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A biography of the former slave who became well-known as an abolitionist and advocate of women's rights
Days of Jubilee : the end of slavery in the United States by Pat McKissack ( Book )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 2,111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Uses slave narratives, letters, diaries, military orders, and other documents to chronicle the various stages leading to the emancipation of slaves in the United States
Rebels against slavery, American slave revolts by Pat McKissack ( Book )
7 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and held by 1,868 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the slave revolts in the United States during the 1800's
The Civil Rights Movement in America from 1865 to the present by Pat McKissack ( Book )
8 editions published between 1986 and 1994 in English and held by 1,597 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From the beginning of Reconstruction to the present, traces the struggle of blacks to gain their civil rights in America, with a brief comparison of their problems to those of other minorities
African-American inventors by Pat McKissack ( Book )
4 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 1,586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents stories of remarkable men and women who have produced inventions that made major contributions to a wide range of fields
Bugs! by Pat McKissack ( Book )
6 editions published between 1988 and 2007 in English and held by 1,561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Simple text and illustrations of a variety of insects introduce the numbers one through five
Black hands, white sails : the story of African-American whalers by Pat McKissack ( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 1,504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A history of African-American whalers between 1730 and 1880, describing their contributions to the whaling industry and their role in the abolitionist movement
Mary McLeod Bethune : a great American educator by Pat McKissack ( Book )
6 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and held by 1,491 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
A long hard journey : the story of the Pullman porter by Pat McKissack ( Book )
2 editions published between 1989 and 1995 in English and held by 1,409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A chronicle of the first black-controlled union, made up of Pullman porters, who after years of unfair labor practices staged a battle against a corporate giant resulting in a "David and Goliath" ending
Red-tail angels : the story of the Tuskegee airmen of World War II by Pat McKissack ( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 1,156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A history of African American pilots with a focus on World War II
George Washington Carver : the peanut scientist by Pat McKissack ( Book )
10 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and held by 1,122 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
Booker T. Washington : leader and educator by Pat McKissack ( Book )
4 editions published between 1992 and 2001 in English and held by 1,068 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A biography of the former slave who founded Tuskegee University and later became the most powerful African American leader at the turn of the century
Martin Luther King, Jr. : man of peace by Pat McKissack ( Book )
2 editions published between 1991 and 2001 in English and held by 1,051 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Simple text and illustrations describe the life and accomplishments of the revered civil rights pioneer
Ida B. Wells-Barnett : a voice against violence by Pat McKissack ( Book )
5 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and held by 1,014 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
The clone codes by Pat McKissack ( Book )
5 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 996 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On the run from a bounty hunter who arrested her mother for being part of a secret society devoted to freeing clones, thirteen-year-old Leanna learns amazing truths about herself and her family as she is forced to consider the value of freedom and what it really means to be human in 2170 America
Frederick Douglass : leader against slavery by Pat McKissack ( Book )
5 editions published between 1991 and 2002 in English and held by 974 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Simple text and illustrations describe the life and accomplishments of this famous abolitionist
Let my people go : Bible stories told by a freeman of color to his daughter, Charlotte, in Charleston, South Carolina, 1806-16 by Pat McKissack ( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 948 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The daughter of a free black man who worked as a blacksmith in Charleston, South Carolina, in the early 1800s recalls the stories from the Bible that her father shared with her, relating them to the experiences of African Americans
Marian Anderson : a great singer by Pat McKissack ( Book )
4 editions published between 1991 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 944 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
 
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Alternative Names
MacKissack, Fred
MacKissack, Frederick L. 1939-
MacKissack, Fredrick 1939-
McKissack, Frederick.
McKissack, Fredrick
Languages
English (112)
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