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Walker and Company

Overview
Works: 55 works in 55 publications in 1 language and 5,190 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Fiction  Biography  Stories in rhyme  Biographies  Humorous fiction  Poetry  Case studies  Picture books 
Roles: Publisher
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Most widely held works about Walker and Company
 
Most widely held works by Walker and Company
How they croaked : the awful ends of the awfully famous by Georgia Bragg( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1,741 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at the deaths of several famous people throughout history and the circumstances surrounding those deaths
Grandma's gift by Eric Velasquez( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1,546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young Eric spends Christmas holiday with his grandmother in Spanish Harlem. After they prepare their traditional Puerto Rican celebration, Eric and Grandma visit the Metropolitan Museum of Art for a school project, where he sees a painting by Diego Velasquez and realizes for the first time that he could be an artist when he grows up. Grandma recognizes his fascination, and presents Eric with the perfect Christmas gift-- a sketchbook and colored pencils-- to use in his first steps toward becoming an artist
Jungle gym jitters by Chuck Richards( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jerry's imaginative dad likes to build things, but when the jungle gym that started out fun grows out of control, Jerry's fear of heights--and the zoo animals and mobs of people the gym attracts--give Jerry the jitters
Louis Farrakhan and the Nation of Islam by James Haskins( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the Afro-American who dreamed of a career as a violinist before joining the Nation of Islam and rising in its ranks, eventually becoming its leader
How did we find out about comets? by Isaac Asimov( Book )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The phenomena of comets and astronomers' concepts about them are considered historically and in view of present knowledge
How the left-behind beasts built Ararat by Norma Farber( Book )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The animals not chosen for Noah's ark devise a plan to escape from the rising water
The psychology of animals by Jean-Claude Filloux( Book )

1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poems, ancient & modern by Peter Porter( Book )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The book of Psalms( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Praying the rosary( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Activity and teacher's guide to accompany The THINK series( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Activities for each THINK book
Enchantress from the stars( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Promotional poster for the book of the same name by Sylvia Louise Engdahl, and illustrated by Leo and Diane Dillon. Features characters, Elana and Jarel holding enchanted disks on planet Andrecia standing over a machine considered a dragon by the Andrecian people
Chinese and Japanese lacquer by John Bedford( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Europe and America--the next ten years by W. Randolph Burgess( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Éminence : Cardinal Richelieu and the rise of France by Jean-Vincent Blanchard( Book )

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

Chief minister to King Louis XIII, Cardinal Richelieu was the architect of a new France in the seventeenth century, and the force behind the nation's rise as a European power. Among the first statesmen to clearly understand the necessity of a balance of powers, he was one of the early realist politicians, practicing in the wake of Machiavelli. Forging a nation-state amid the swirl of unruly nobles, widespread corruption, wars of religion, and an ambitious Habsburg empire, Richelieu mastered the politics of absolute power. At times cruel and ruthless, he was always devoted to creating a lasting central authority vested in the monarchy, a power essential to France's position on the European stage for the next two centuries. Jean-Vincent Blanchard's insightful new biography offers a rich portrait of a fascinating man and his era, and gives us a keener understanding of the dark arts of politics.--From publisher description
The shaman's coat : a native history of Siberia by Anna Reid( Book )

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

"A vivid mixture of history and reporting, The Shaman's Coat tells the story of some of the world's least-known and most ancient peoples: the indigenous tribes of Siberia. Russia's equivalent to the Native Americans or Australian Aborigines, they number more than one million, divided into two dozen different and ancient nationalities - among them Buryat, Tuvans, Sakha, and Chukchi - spread across a fierce and endless landscape. Though they have begun to demand land rights and political autonomy since the fall of Communism, most Westerners are not even aware that they exist." "Journalist and historian Anna Reid traveled the length and breadth of Siberia - to interview shamans and Buddhist monks, reindeer herders and whale hunters, camp survivors and Party apparatchiks. Drawing on sources ranging from folktales to KGB reports, The Shaman's Coat travels through four hundred years of history, from the Cossacks' campaigns against the last of the Tatar khans to those of native rights activists against oil development today. The result is a moving group portrait of some of humankind's most threatened and extraordinary peoples, and a unique and intrepid travel chronicle."--Jacket
The story of Anna O. by Lucy Freeman( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Biography of Bertha Pappenheim
Travels around America by Harrison E Salisbury( Book )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Grandma's giftJungle gym jittersLouis Farrakhan and the Nation of IslamThe book of PsalmsÉminence : Cardinal Richelieu and the rise of FranceThe shaman's coat : a native history of Siberia