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Granfield, Linda

Overview
Works: 51 works in 191 publications in 5 languages and 10,800 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Biography  Personal narratives‡vCanadian  Personal narratives‡vAmerican  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Pictorial works  Riddles  Folklore  Personal narratives‡vBritish 
Roles: Author, Author of introduction, Other
Classifications: JK528, J324.630973
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Linda Granfield
In Flanders fields : the story of the poem by John McCrae by Linda Granfield( Book )

29 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and Dutch and held by 1,225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the context for the writing of the famous poem by the Canadian medical officer who attended injured soldiers in Flanders during the First World War. The story of John McCrae's World War I poem interweaves the poet's words with information about the war, details of daily life in the trenches, accounts of McCrae's experience in his field hospital, and the circumstances that contributed to the poem's creation
America votes : how our president is elected by Linda Granfield( Book )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 1,102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the first primaries, party conventions, final count at the polls, speeches, campaigns, and the race for the presidency
I remember Korea : veterans tell their stories of the Korean War, 1950-53 by Linda Granfield( Book )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 1,083 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Personal accounts of more than thirty men and women who served with the American and Canadian forces in Korea during the years 1950-1953
Circus : an album by Linda Granfield( Book )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in English and held by 964 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the history of circuses from the time of ancient Egypt and Greece through their evolution in eighteenth-century Europe to the spectacles created by P.T. Barnum and other modern-day showmen
Cowboy : an album by Linda Granfield( Book )

2 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 953 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to cowboys, their history, their daily life, famous cowboys and cowgirls, and portrayals of cowboys in modern films
Amazing grace : the story of the hymn by Linda Granfield( Book )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in English and held by 653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the events of the life of John Newton as a captain aboard a slave trade vessel and later as a clergyman that led to his writing the well-loved hymn, "Amazing Grace."
All about Niagara Falls : fascinating facts, dramatic discoveries by Linda Granfield( Book )

4 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated introduction to Niagara Falls including a variety of historical and geographical facts and anecdotes. Also includes a list of things to do
Where poppies grow : a World War I companion by Linda Granfield( Book )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An anecdotal overview of World War I illustrating how ordinary lives were changed by global-scale conflict, and humanizing the sacrifice made by so many
What am I? by Linda Granfield( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young child describes the features of an item and possible choices that it could be, and invites the reader to pick the correct answer
The legend of the panda by Linda Granfield( Book )

5 editions published between 1986 and 1998 in English and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ancient tale of how the panda first got its black-and-white coat
Extra! Extra! : the who, what, where, when and why of newspapers by Linda Granfield( Book )

6 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Read about the making of a newspaper and how to publish your own paper
Silent night : the song from heaven by Linda Granfield( Book )

3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells how the well-known Christmas carol, "Silent Night," first came to be written and performed in Austria in the early 1800s
High flight : a story of World War II by Linda Granfield( Book )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of John Magee, a young Canadian flyer killed in Britain during World War II
97 Orchard Street, New York : stories of immigrant life by Linda Granfield( Book )

4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four families who lived in the tenement building of 97 Orchard Street in the early 20th century reveal the joys and hardships for new immigrants to America. Archival images and new photos by Arlene Alda
Canada votes : how we elect our government by Linda Granfield( Book )

14 editions published between 1989 and 2007 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mysteries of the Canadian federal elecoral process are painlessly explained in the highy interesting and light-hearted look at the complex suject
Out of slavery : the journey to Amazing grace by Linda Granfield( Book )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of slavery, the abolitionist John Newton, and the world's most beloved hymn: "Amazing Grace."
The circus, 1870s-1950s by Dominique Jando( Book )

15 editions published between 2009 and 2016 in English and German and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During its heyday, the American circus was the largest show-biz industry the world had ever seen. This text brings to life the grit and glamour of the circus phenomenon through images by early circus photographers Frederick Whitman Glasier, Edward Kelty, Mathew Brady, and others
The circus : 1870-1950 by Dominique Jando( Book )

8 editions published in 2008 in 3 languages and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The unknown soldier by Linda Granfield( Book )

4 editions published in 2008 in French and English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Unknown Soldier shows national monuments in 15 different countries, plus tributes, symbols and how DNA testing has identified Canadian and American unknown soldiers. It includes over a hundred paintings and photographs
Brass buttons and silver horseshoes : stories from Canada's British war brides by Linda Granfield( Book )

6 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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I remember Korea : veterans tell their stories of the Korean War, 1950-53
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Granfield, Linda

Granfield, Linda, 1950-

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America votes : how our president is electedI remember Korea : veterans tell their stories of the Korean War, 1950-53Circus : an albumCowboy : an albumAmazing grace : the story of the hymnWhere poppies grow : a World War I companionWhat am I?The legend of the panda