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Sherr, Lynn

Overview
Works: 99 works in 182 publications in 1 language and 11,507 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Miscellanea  Guidebooks  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Gazetteers  Records and correspondence 
Roles: Author, Narrator, Editor, Reporter
Classifications: PN4913.J46, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Lynn Sherr
 
Most widely held works by Lynn Sherr
Peter Jennings : a reporter's life by Kate Darnton( Book )
12 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 1,963 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of personal reminiscences, reflections, and observations celebrates the life of journalist Peter Jennings, documenting his Canadian upbringing, devotion to family, seminal journalism career, and untimely death from cancer in 2005
Failure is impossible : Susan B. Anthony in her own words by Lynn Sherr( Book )
8 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and held by 1,901 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains primary source material
Sally Ride : America's first woman in space by Lynn Sherr( Book )
8 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 1,365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The definitive biography of Sally Ride, America's first woman in space, with exclusive insights from Ride's family and partner, by the ABC reporter who covered NASA during its transformation from a test-pilot boys' club to a more inclusive elite
Susan B. Anthony slept here : a guide to American women's landmarks by Lynn Sherr( Book )
5 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 1,067 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A state-by-state guide to historic sites, monuments, memorials, markers, homes, gravesites, etc. associated with women who have made important contributions to American history
Tall blondes : a book about giraffes by Lynn Sherr( Book )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 785 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traces the cultural history of the giraffe, includes ancient and contemporary descriptions, and studies the impact of giraffes on the human imagination
America the beautiful : the stirring true story behind our nation's favorite song by Lynn Sherr( Book )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 723 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this beautiful, patriotic gift book, colorfully illustrated throughout, ABC News correspondent Lynn Sherr explores the fascinating history of our unofficial national anthem. Full color and b&w photos and illustrations throughout
Swim : why we love the water by Lynn Sherr( Book )
4 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The renowned broadcast journalist and author explores the culture, history, challenges, and pleasures of her favorite recreational sport in this deliciously illustrated book
The American woman's gazetteer by Lynn Sherr( Book )
4 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The best of Nature 25 years ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents excerpts from the first 25 years of the television series Nature
Tall blondes ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on Sherr's book, Tall Blondes, this personal odyssey takes a surprising and revealing look at the magnificent giraffe
Sally Ride America's first woman in space by Lynn Sherr( Recording )
5 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sally Ride made history as the first American woman in space. A member of the first astronaut class to include women, NASA chose her for the seventh shuttle mission. After a second flight, Ride served on the panels investigating the Challenger explosion and the Columbia disintegration that killed all aboard. Lynn Sherr writes about Ride's scrupulously guarded personal life, with exclusive access to Ride's partner, her former husband, her family, and countless friends and colleagues
Susan B. Anthony slept here ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Looks at the lives, landmarks, and famous places of seven famous and influential American women: Babe Didrikson Zaharias, Georgia O'Keeffe, Bessie Smith, Madame C. J. Walker, Christa McAuliffe, Susan B. Anthony
Eating disorders the hunger within ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Correspondent Lynn Sherr visits the Montreux Counseling Center in Victoria, British Columbia, where Peggy Claude-Pierre offers hope, a voice of comfort and reason, and a highly successful alternative treatment plan for anorexia and bulimia to more than 400 patients annually."--Distributor's website
Julia Child an appetite for life ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A biography of the television chef Julia Child
The SPHAS : the life and times of basketball's greatest Jewish team by Douglas Stark( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Founded in 1918, the South Philadelphia Hebrew Association's basketball team, known as the SPHAS, was a top squad in the American Basketball League-capturing seven championships in thirteen seasons-until it disbanded in 1959. In The SPHAS, the first book to chronicle the history of this team and its numerous achievements, Douglas Stark uses rare and noteworthy images of players and memorabilia as well as interviews and anecdotes to recall how players like Inky Lautman, Cy Kaselman, and Shikey Gotthoffer fought racial stereotypes of weakness and inferiority while spreading the game's popularity
Taking on the boy's club women in the workplace ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Part one (15 min.) examines the sexism faced by two women in high professional positions. The women are Dr. Frances Conley, a brain surgeon, and Nancy Ezola, an attorney. Part two (20 min.) focuses on sexual harassment issues in the U.S. Military and other organizations
An American revolution women take their place ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Susan B. Anthony, Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Lucretia Mott led a 72 year battle for women's rights and the right to vote. In June of 1997, the statue honoring these three women was raised from the Basement Crypt of the US Capitol to the Rotunda. It had been in the basement for 76 years. This is its story and the story of the three American revolutionaries who take their place in American history
Julia Child an appetite for life ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A biography of the television chef Julia Child
Not for ourselves alone the story of Elizabeth Cady Stanton & Susan B. Anthony ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents the history of women's suffrage through the dramatic, often turbulent friendship between Elizabeth Stanton and Susan Anthony who were born into a world ruled entirely by men. By the time their lives were over, they had changed for the better the lives of a majority of American citizens. This first segment of a 2-part presentation covers the years from their youth up to the establishment of the National Woman Suffrage Association in 1868
Obsessive-compulsive disorder alternative treatment ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This programs looks at people who suffer from various forms of OCD (Obsessive compulsive disorder) and features a doctor, Dr. Jeffery Schwartz, who believes that patients can cure themselves
 
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