WorldCat Identities

Silverthorne, Elizabeth 1930-

Overview
Works: 30 works in 77 publications in 1 language and 8,160 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Juvenile works  History  Folklore  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: GT4814.A2, B
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Most widely held works about Elizabeth Silverthorne
 
Most widely held works by Elizabeth Silverthorne
Fiesta! : Mexico's great celebrations by Elizabeth Silverthorne( Book )

3 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 849 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the cultural and historical background and ways of celebrating many religious and patriotic festivals of Mexico. Includes instructions for making some of the traditional crafts and foods
Sarah Orne Jewett : a writer's life by Elizabeth Silverthorne( Book )

5 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 779 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the nineteenth-century American writer, early feminist, ecologist, and architectural preservationist
Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings : sojourner at Cross Creek by Elizabeth Silverthorne( Book )

6 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 672 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plantation life in Texas by Elizabeth Silverthorne( Book )

4 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maps, illustrations, and text help chronicle the everyday lives of Texas plantation residents in the 1800s
Christmas in Texas by Elizabeth Silverthorne( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A unique book of different ethnic groups that have come to Texas. This book shows how Texans have celebrated Christmas for over 4 centuries, during good and bad times
Louisa May Alcott by Elizabeth Silverthorne( Book )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the life of the nineteenth-century American author who wrote "Little Women" and its sequels
Legends & lore of Texas wildflowers by Elizabeth Silverthorne( Book )

10 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this volume, Elizabeth Silverthorne has gathered an intriguing array of folklore about forty-four of Texas' most fascinating wildflowers, such as water lily, Queen Anne's Lace, honeysuckle, dogwood, and morning glory
Women pioneers in Texas medicine by Elizabeth Silverthorne( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The pioneering figures presented here forged new paths for women in fields ranging from nursing, pharmacy, public health and denistry to general and hospital practice, hospice care, virology, surgery and psychiatry
Ashbel Smith of Texas : pioneer, patriot, statesman, 1805-1886 by Elizabeth Silverthorne( Book )

4 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unicorns by Elizabeth Silverthorne( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book explores accounts of unicorns and the myths, tales, and beliefs surrounding them
Anorexia and bulimia by Elizabeth Silverthorne( Book )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the Publisher: The ailments and conditions that afflict people today can be confusing, disturbing, and painful-both emotionally and physically. The Diseases and Disorders series provides clear, careful explanations that offer readers and researchers insight into what these conditions are, what causes them, how people live with them, and the latest information about treatment and prevention. All volumes in the series include primary and secondary quotations, annotated bibliographies, detailed indexes, and lists of organizations to contact for additional information
First ladies of Texas : the first one hundred years, 1836-1936 : a history by Mary D Farrell( Book )

5 editions published in 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Peripatetic Wife, The Conqueress of the Conqueror, To Forget is Guilt
Cancer by Elizabeth Silverthorne( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the Publisher: The ailments and conditions that afflict people today can be confusing, disturbing, and painful-both emotionally and physically. The Diseases and Disorders series provides clear, careful explanations that offer readers and researchers insight into what these conditions are, what causes them, how people live with them, and the latest information about treatment and prevention. All volumes in the series include primary and secondary quotations, annotated bibliographies, detailed indexes, and lists of organizations to contact for additional information
Sarah Bernhardt by Elizabeth Silverthorne( Book )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the French actress, Sarah Bernhardt
Joan of Arc by Elizabeth Silverthorne( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles the life of Joan of Arc including her calling, her capture and imprisonment, her trial, and her execution
The ghost of Padre Island by Elizabeth Silverthorne( Book )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mysterious occurrences during a vacation spent in search for a lost Indian site lead a family of four to treasure and the identity of a ghost
I, Heracles by Elizabeth Silverthorne( Book )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Heracles, half man, half god, describes his adventures in accomplishing twelve seemingly impossible tasks
Louis Pasteur by Elizabeth Silverthorne( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the life of Louis Pasteur and his contributions to fighting disease, creating vaccines, and researching the pasteurization process
Mother, father( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plants by Elizabeth Silverthorne( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the importance of plants and describes how they grow, reproduce and survive in different environments
 
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Fiesta! : Mexico's great celebrations
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Sarah Orne Jewett : a writer's lifePlantation life in TexasChristmas in TexasLouisa May AlcottLegends & lore of Texas wildflowersWomen pioneers in Texas medicineUnicornsAnorexia and bulimia