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Rummel, Jack

Overview
Works: 24 works in 89 publications in 4 languages and 8,131 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  Dictionaries  Biography‡vDictionaries  History  Fiction  Drama 
Roles: Author
Classifications: BP223.Z8, B
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Most widely held works by Jack Rummel
Malcolm X by Jack Rummel( Book )

13 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in English and held by 1,610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the Black Muslim who became a leader of a movement to unite black people throughout the world
Langston Hughes by Jack Rummel( Book )

5 editions published between 1988 and 1994 in English and held by 1,226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the life of the Harlem poet who spent his career writing about the black experience in America
Muhammad Ali by Jack Rummel( Book )

10 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in English and held by 1,162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the life of the heavyweight boxing champion, from his early years to his draft resistance through his astounding boxing career which established him as one of the greatest fighters of all time
Mexico by Jack Rummel( Book )

6 editions published between 1990 and 2001 in English and held by 738 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surveys the history, topography, people, and culture of Mexico, with emphasis on its current economy, industry, and place in the political world
African-American social leaders and activists by Jack Rummel( Book )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This book profiles 160 social leaders and activists. Each enlightening biographical entry concentrates on the events in that person's life related to his or her accomplishments as a social leader or activist and indudes a list of further readings on that person. An introduction, bibliography, subject indexes, general index, and 50 photographs support the text."--Jacket
Robert Oppenheimer : dark prince by Jack Rummel( Book )

12 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the life and work of the physicist who headed the Manhattan Project which developed the first atomic bomb
The U.S. Marine Corps by Jack Rummel( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at the history of the Marine Corps and explains its command structure and organization of the fleet marine forces
Frida Kahlo : a spiritual biography by Jack Rummel( Book )

6 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the Mexican painter chronicles her tumultuous private life, her public passion for art, her struggle for recognition, and her marriage to Diego Rivera
Under a hoodoo moon : the life of Dr. John the night tripper by John( Book )

6 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in English and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

He grew up in the 1950s New Orleans, grooving to Little Richard and Fats Domino. At sixteen he was a journeyman rocker, a record producer, a junkie. From recording studio to back alley to whore house to juke joint, he saw every corner of the wide-open city, living one step ahead of the law - until the law caught up with him, and he landed in the penitentiary, with no time to play and hard time to pay. Years later, he mixed all his New Orleans memories into a salty musical gumbo, added a little voodoo spice, and crowned himself Dr. John the Night Tripper - a psychedelic Pied Piper whose crackling voice and eye-opening lyrics made him one of rock's eccentric visionaries. Through the 1970s, his records - Gris-Gris, Gumbo, "Right place, wrong time" - sold millions. And in the 1980s, after kicking the addiction affliction, he became (in the words of the New York Times) "traditions's elegant suitor," his jazzy R&B albums In a sentimental mood and Goin' back to New Orleans winning back-to-back Grammys
Langston Hughes : poet by Jack Rummel( Book )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the life and work of African American poet, Langston Hughes
Malcolm X by Jack Rummel( Recording )

4 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1965, in the midst of his efforts to build an international Black political movement, Malcolm X was assassinated. Yet his call for Black self-determination remains powerfully alive. A bold leader in the struggle for racial justice, he remains one of the most controversial figures of the 20th century
A game to remember by Jack Rummel( Book )

in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Others were here before by Jack Rummel( Book )

in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lonesome whistle : [a collection of short stories] by Duffy Littlejohn( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ready for the rodeo by Jack Rummel( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Buffalo crossing by Jack Rummel( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young girl's kindness to an orphaned buffalo is rewarded in a surprising way
Langston Hughes by Jack Rummel( Recording )

2 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the life of the Harlem poet who spent his career writing about the black experience in America
Fūdoū mūn no shita de( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in Japanese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

African-American Social Leaders and Activists : Revised Edition by Jack Rummel( )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Praise for the previous edition: ..".balanced ... useful and informative."--American Reference Books Annual
Malcolm X : Muslim minister and civil rights leader by Jack Rummel( )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the controversial Black Muslim who became a leader of a movement to unite black people throughout the world
 
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Langston HughesMuhammad AliMexicoAfrican-American social leaders and activistsRobert Oppenheimer : dark princeFrida Kahlo : a spiritual biographyUnder a hoodoo moon : the life of Dr. John the night tripperLangston Hughes : poet