WorldCat Identities

Currie, Stephen 1960-

Overview
Works: 120 works in 216 publications in 1 language and 16,065 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Biography 
Roles: Author
Classifications: HV6431, 975.008625
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Stephen Currie
Life of a slave on a Southern plantation by Stephen Currie( Book )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Details the living conditions of plantation slaves, examing house, field and artisan work; food and clothing; marriage; separation; resistance; leisure activities; and old age
Terrorists and terrorist groups by Stephen Currie( Book )

5 editions published between 1984 and 2002 in English and held by 535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the formation, political agenda, actions, and religious beliefs of various groups that use violent means to achieve their ends
The 1500s( Book )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introducing the 1500s as a period of great change, this book discusses European exploration, global scientific progress, hereditary monarchs, and religious conflict that spilled into the political realm
The 1300's( Book )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the politics, government, religion and philosophy, issues, class structure, daily life, and major figures and events in fourteenth-century Europe; and explores non-western empires and dynasties
Abortion by Stephen Currie( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents opposing viewpoints on abortion, discussing such issues as morality, legality, restriction of abortion rights, and research using aborted fetal tissue
The Olympic games by Stephen Currie( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses various aspects of the Olympic games, including their history, politics, commercialization, size, participation, and drug use
We have marched together : the working children's crusade by Stephen Currie( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the problem of child labor during the early twentieth century, focusing on a protest march from Philadelphia to New York City in 1903 by a group of child textile workers led by Mother Jones
Women inventors by Stephen Currie( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents biographical sketches on five of the most influential American women inventors and describes their inventions, obtacles with which they were confronted, and their impact on American society
The Salem witch trials by Stephen Currie( Book )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the events leading up to and including the witch trials of Salem, Massachusetts
Terrorism : an opposing viewpoints guide( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selections examine the status of the war on terror and the nature of the terrorist threat. Model essays, writing exercises, and thoughtful discussion questions then guide students as they craft their own five-paragraph essay on the topic
Pirates by Stephen Currie( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historical overview of pirates from as early as 5000 B.C. to present times, also highlights their legacies and influences
Slavery by Stephen Currie( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers opposing viewpoints regarding the issue of slavery in the United States, discussing its historical, social, and economic aspects
Women of the Civil War by Stephen Currie( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the impact of the Civil War on women's lives, as well as the many roles played by women on and off the battlefields
Life in the trenches by Stephen Currie( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the conditions, hardships, and horrors faced by soldiers in the trenches and on the battlefields of World War I
Thar she blows : American whaling in the nineteenth century by Stephen Currie( Book )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the whaling industry and its significance in America during the nineteenth century, and discusses crew members, working conditions, life for family members left ashore and those on board, and the end of whaling
Escapes from slavery by Stephen Currie( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Narratives of five escapes from slavery, each of which was typical in many ways but featured unusual personal characteristics or circumstances that made these trips to freedom extraordinary
Chemistry( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents information and instructions for activities related to chemical principles and their manifestations in daily life
Issues in sports by Stephen Currie( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the controversies about how closely the reality of sport matches the ideal and presents debates about what sport is, what it can be, and what it should be
Mayan mythology by Stephen Currie( Book )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book examines the Mayan religious and mythical beliefs
Adrian Peterson by Stephen Currie( Book )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Combines text, quotes, and full-color photographs to provide an overview of the life and football career of Adrian Peterson; and includes information on relevant trends, events, people, and places, a chronology, a glossary, and a list of resources
 
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Life of a slave on a Southern plantation
Alternative Names
Currie, S. 1960-

Languages
English (39)

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Terrorists and terrorist groupsAbortionThe Olympic gamesWe have marched together : the working children's crusadeWomen inventorsTerrorism : an opposing viewpoints guidePiratesSlavery