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Nolan, Jeannette Covert 1896-1974

Overview
Works: 74 works in 232 publications in 1 language and 9,629 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  Fiction  History 
Roles: Author, Actor
Classifications: PZ7.N68, B
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Most widely held works about Jeannette Covert Nolan
 
Most widely held works by Jeannette Covert Nolan
Florence Nightingale by Jeannette Covert Nolan( Book )

9 editions published between 1946 and 1969 in English and held by 693 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biography of a woman who became famous for her nursing in the Crimean War. Grades 7-9
The story of Clara Barton of the Red cross by Jeannette Covert Nolan( Book )

10 editions published between 1941 and 1965 in English and held by 618 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the life and career of the nurse who, after fearlessly serving on the battlefields of the Civil War, founded the American Red Cross
The shot heard round the world : the story of Lexington and Concord by Jeannette Covert Nolan( Book )

6 editions published between 1963 and 1975 in English and held by 529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles events in Great Britain and her American colonies that led up to the first battle of the Revolution during the spring of 1775 in Lexington, Massachusetts
George Rogers Clark : soldier and hero, November 19, 1752-February 13, 1818 by Jeannette Covert Nolan( Book )

8 editions published between 1954 and 1990 in English and held by 510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of George Rogers Clark who with a handful of rugged frontiersmen, captured British-held forts in the Midwest, making possible the eventual statehood of Michigan, Ohio, Indiana, Kentucky, Tennessee, and West Virginia
Benedict Arnold : traitor to his country by Jeannette Covert Nolan( Book )

9 editions published between 1956 and 1973 in English and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biography of the man who rose to prominence in the service to his country, but when reverses stung his pride, chose to renounce his citizenship
O. Henry : the story of William Sydney Porter by Jeannette Covert Nolan( Book )

15 editions published between 1943 and 2009 in English and held by 506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of a dreamy, talented ten-year-old boy, a boy whose habit was "watching people," and then recording his impressions in pencil sketches and stories. He goes to Texas, where as an impetuous young man he observed and participated in the exciting life of the cattle-ranger, then to New Orleans, to Latin America, and ultimately, to New York
LaSalle and the grand enterprise by Jeannette Covert Nolan( Book )

9 editions published between 1951 and 1991 in English and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fictionalized account of La Salle's exploration of the Great Lakes area, the Mississippi River, and the Gulf of Mexico, as well as his friendship with Indian tribes and his ultimate death at the hands of traitors
Spy for the Confederacy : Rose O'Neal Greenhow by Jeannette Covert Nolan( Book )

7 editions published between 1958 and 2004 in English and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the southern woman who, as a leading figure in Washington society during the Civil War, was able to conduct a valuable spy ring for the Confederates and to harass Union leaders even after her arrest
The little giant, Stephen A. Douglas by Jeannette Covert Nolan( Book )

1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the United States Senator who debated Abraham Lincoln during the 1860 presidential campaign
John Brown by Jeannette Covert Nolan( Book )

7 editions published between 1950 and 1968 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the story of how John Brown, a sober, religious, lonesome boy became the man who led the historic insurrection at Harpers Ferry. He was dedicated from childhood to freeing the slaves
Andrew Jackson by Jeannette Covert Nolan( Book )

9 editions published between 1949 and 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of the first "self-made" man to become president. Describes his rise from poverty, his turbulent career, and his policies which so much influenced the history of the United States
Poet of the people; an evaluation of James Whitcomb Riley by Jeannette Covert Nolan( Book )

10 editions published between 1946 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The gay poet; the story of Eugene Field by Jeannette Covert Nolan( Book )

6 editions published between 1940 and 1959 in English and Undetermined and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Ulysses S. Grant by Jeannette Covert Nolan( Book )

2 editions published in 1952 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grades 4-6
The story of Joan of Arc by Jeannette Covert Nolan( Book )

3 editions published between 1953 and 1958 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the peasant girl who led the Frency army to victory against the English and paved the way for the coronation of King Charles VII
Dolley Madison by Jeannette Covert Nolan( Book )

2 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the popular wife of President James Madison who became widely known for her hospitality
James Whitcomb Riley, Hoosier poet by Jeannette Covert Nolan( Book )

3 editions published between 1941 and 1943 in English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Martha Washington by Jeannette Covert Nolan( Book )

1 edition published in 1954 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From her girlhood in Virginia to her days as First Lady, Martha Washington played a vital and sympathetic role in all her relations with other people
Belle Boyd : secret agent by Jeannette Covert Nolan( Book )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fictional account of the career of a seventeen-year-old Virginia girl who became a spy for the Confederate army during the Civil War
Hoosier city by Jeannette Covert Nolan( Book )

7 editions published between 1943 and 1967 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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O. Henry : the story of William Sydney Porter
Alternative Names

controlled identityTucker, Caroline, 1896-1974

Covert, Jeannette.

Covert, Jeannette 1896-

Covert, Jeannette 1896-1974

Covert Nolan, Jeanette

Nolan, J. C.

Nolan, J. C. 1896-

Nolan, J. C. 1896-1974

Nolan, J. C. (Jeannette Covert), 1896-

Nolan, J. C. (Jeannette Covert), 1896-1974

Nolan, Jeanette Covert 1896-

Nolan, Jeanette Covert 1896-1974

Nolan, Jeannette Covert

Languages
English (127)

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