WorldCat Identities

Holden, Henry M.

Overview
Works: 65 works in 116 publications in 1 language and 7,334 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Biography 
Roles: Author
Classifications: TL797.15, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Henry M Holden
 
Most widely held works by Henry M Holden
FBI 100 years : an unofficial history by Henry M Holden( Book )

6 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

FBI 100 Years chronicles the Bureaus successes and failures from its early days as Teddy Roosevelt's trust-busting detective force to the increased emphasis on counterterrorism the post 9/11 world. Along the way, Holden revisits the gangster era and the days of McCarthyism, the unmaking of the Mob, and the disastrous standoffs at Ruby Ridge and Waco. The famous and the infamous make their appearances in the story, colorful characters such as John Dillinger and "Machine Gun" Kelly, J. Edgar Hoover and turncoat spy Robert Hansen. With added features including an exploration of the 200 categories of federal crimes that fall within the Bureaus purview, all the FBI Ten Most Wanted Fugitives lists since the first in 1949, and an entertaining look at the FBI in popular culture, this is the most thorough and authoritative book ever written about the principal law enforcement arm of the United States Department of Justice
Black Hawk helicopter by Henry M Holden( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrates how the specially equipped Black Hawk helicopter is designed, and its various uses by the U.S. military and government, such as in international rescue missions and the fight against drug smuggling
Air Force aircraft by Henry M Holden( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the various types of aircraft used by the United States Air Force including fighters, bombers and tankers, as well as aircraft with special electronic equipment and its applications
The coolest job in the universe : working aboard the International Space Station by Henry M Holden( Book )

4 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Explores the International Space Station (ISS), including its construction and the missions required to build it, living and working aboard the ISS, and its importance as the future of the space program"--
Living and working aboard the International Space Station by Henry M Holden( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the construction and purpose of the International Space Station and the life of the astronauts on board
The Persian Gulf War : a MyReportLinks.com book by Henry M Holden( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the military tactics, battles, and famous figures of the Persian Gulf War
Navy combat aircraft and pilots by Henry M Holden( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides information on the use of naval aircraft and the pilots as they hunt for enemy submarines, airplanes and missles
The Supersonic X-15 and High-Tech NASA aircraft by Henry M Holden( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the X-15 and other sophisticated aircraft of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, from the space shuttle to the Douglas DC-8
The American alligator by Henry M Holden( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses what American alligators are, why they are endangered, what their current status is, and what is being done to help them. Includes Internet links to Web sites related to American alligators
Ladybirds : the untold story of women pilots in America by Henry M Holden( Book )

4 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rescue helicopters and aircraft by Henry M Holden( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents first-hand accounts of real-life rescues, and examines pilot training, aircraft specifications, and specialized equipment used in air rescue operations
Coast Guard rescue and patrol aircraft by Henry M Holden( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the purpose and mission of the various types of aircraft used by the Coast Guard
Danger in space : surviving the Apollo 13 disaster by Henry M Holden( Book )

3 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Explores the Apollo 13 mission, including the causes of the disaster aboard the spacecraft, how the astronauts fixed the problems, and how the crew were saved"--Provided by publisher
The tragedy of the space shuttle Challenger by Henry M Holden( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the events surrounding the explosion of the Challenger shuttle in 1986, the investigation of this disaster, and the seven astronauts who died. Includes Internet links to related Web sites, source documents, and photographs
Her mentor was an albatross : the autobiography of pioneer pilot Harriet Quimby by Henry M Holden( Book )

3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fire-fighting aircraft and smoke jumpers by Henry M Holden( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents first-hand pilot accounts and examines pilot training, aircraft specifications, and specialized equipment used in fighting wildfires from the air
To be a crime scene investigator by Henry M Holden( Book )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores crime scene investigators, providing information about their training and techniques and procedures they use, including processing evidence, identifying victims, analyzing forensics, and more
Space shuttle disaster : the tragic mission of the challenger by Henry M Holden( Book )

3 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Examines the tragic mission of the space shuttle Challenger, including the brave crew that flew the shuttle and lost their lives, the causes of the explosion, and the investigation after the disaster"--Provided by publisher
American women of flight : pilots and pioneers by Henry M Holden( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten biographies of women aviators, including Harriet Quimby, Bessie Coleman, Amelia Earhart, Jacqueline Cochran, Betty Skelton Frankman, Bonnie Tiburzi, Nelda Lee, Anne Morrow Lindbergh, Colonel Eileen Collins, and Martha King
To be a U.S. Air Force pilot by Henry M Holden( Book )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To be a U.S. Air Force Pilot details every step of training for those with the skill and daring to "cross into the blue" as an elite U.S. Air Force pilot. The book traces the growth of aspiring young recruits, starting with grueling physical and mental tests, early flight training on high-tech flight simulators, moving onward and upward until they are finally ready to push the outer envelope to Mach II in state-of-the-art fighter aircraft
 
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FBI 100 years : an unofficial history
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Black Hawk helicopterAir Force aircraftLiving and working aboard the International Space StationThe Persian Gulf War : a MyReportLinks.com bookNavy combat aircraft and pilotsThe Supersonic X-15 and High-Tech NASA aircraftThe American alligatorRescue helicopters and aircraft