WorldCat Identities

Black, Wallace B.

Overview
Works: 34 works in 47 publications in 1 language and 6,876 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Military history 
Roles: Author, Creator
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Wallace B Black
Hiroshima and the atomic bomb by Wallace B Black( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the events surrounding the decision to drop the atomic bomb on Hiroshima and Nagasaki, the devastating destruction of these cities, and the eventual Japanese surrender and end of World War II
Recycling by Jean F Blashfield( Book )

3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the advantages of recycling and how we can help protect the environment from further damage
Pearl Harbor! by Wallace B Black( Book )

2 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in Undetermined and English and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Details the anatomy of the shocking raid on the U.S. Navy's Pacific fleet that put America at war with Japan. Recounts Japanese strategy and tactics, and focuses on the reasons for the Americans' surprise
Oil spills by Jean F Blashfield( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes how an oil spill occurs; the damaging effects of recent spills on the sea, land, and wildlife; and the difficult process of cleaning up after a spill
D-Day by Wallace B Black( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the events leading up to the Allied invasion of Europe--the last turning point in World War II
Cars--an environmental challenge by Terri Willis( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the environmental damage and safety problems associated with the internal combustion engine, with an emphasis on emissions and air pollution, and examines various solutions and alternatives to the situation
Global warming by Jean F Blashfield( Book )

3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the gradual warming of our planet, its causes and effects, and ways in which we can all help
Slaves to soldiers : African-American fighting men in the Civil War by Wallace B Black( Book )

3 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the circumstances of African-Americans who fought in the Civil War, including slaves, free southerners, and northerners
Blockade-runners and ironclads : naval action in the Civil War by Wallace B Black( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses Civil War naval battles, ships, and the struggle for control of crucial waterways, demonstrating how the Northern side was able to build up its navy and eventually blockade the Southern ports
Iwo Jima and Okinawa by Wallace B Black( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the brutal battles between the U.S. troops and the Japanese on the islands of Iwo Jima and Okinawa during World War II
Battle of Britain by Wallace B Black( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the three-month German bombing of Great Britain in 1940 by the Luftwaffe, the errors made by the Germans, and the courage of the British flyers and the public
Blitzkrieg by Wallace B Black( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the course of World War II from Hitler's invasion of Poland up to the fall of Paris and the German occupation of France
Horse soldiers : cavalry in the Civil War by Jean F Blashfield( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the role played by cavalry, or horse soldiers, in both the Union and Confederate armies during the Civil War
Too many people? by Jean F Blashfield( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents opposing views on the effects of the earth's rising population
America prepares for war by Wallace B Black( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes how and to what extent the United States was involved in World War II, including military preparation before the United States actually declared war
Invasion of Italy by Wallace B Black( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the fighting between Allied and Axis forces in Italy from the invasion of Sicily in 1943 to the end of the war in 1945
Victory in Europe by Wallace B Black( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts how the Allied forces defeated Germany in World War II
Battle of the Bulge by Wallace B Black( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the events surrounding the Germans' last big offensive to defeat and divide the Allied army and turn the course of the war in late 1944
Guadalcanal by Wallace B Black( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the World War II battle between the Japanese and American forces for control of the strategic island of Guadalcanal
Island hopping in the Pacific by Wallace B Black( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains why it was necessary for allied forces to make their way through islands up the Pacific on the way to invading and conquering Japan
 
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Hiroshima and the atomic bomb
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RecyclingPearl Harbor!Oil spillsD-DaySlaves to soldiers : African-American fighting men in the Civil WarBlockade-runners and ironclads : naval action in the Civil WarIwo Jima and OkinawaHorse soldiers : cavalry in the Civil War
Languages
English (30)