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Fradin, Judith Bloom

Overview
Works: 65 works in 152 publications in 2 languages and 32,041 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  History  Biographies 
Roles: Author
Classifications: E450, B
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Most widely held works by Judith Bloom Fradin
Jane Addams : champion of democracy by Judith Bloom Fradin( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 2,690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the Publisher: Most people know Jane Addams (1860-1935) as the force behind Hull House, one of the first settlement houses in the United States. She was also an ardent suffragist and civil rights activist, co-founding the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People and the American Civil Liberties Union. But it was her work as a pacifist that put her in the international spotlight. Although many people labeled her "unpatriotic" for her pacifist activities, she was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1931 and, at the time of her death, Jane Addams was one of the most respected and admired women in the world. In this well-researched and inspiring account, acclaimed husband-and-wife team, Dennis Brindell Fradin and Judith Bloom Fradin, draw upon hundreds of historical documents and archival photographs to create a revealing portrait of the woman whose very way of life made her an American icon
5000 miles to freedom : Ellen and William Craft's flight from slavery by Judith Bloom Fradin( Book )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 2,580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ellen and William Craft were two of the few slaves to ever escape from the Deep South. Their first escape took them to Philadelphia, then on to Boston pursued by slave hunters, and finally 5000 miles across the ocean to England, where they were able to settle peacefully
The power of one : Daisy Bates and the Little Rock Nine by Judith Bloom Fradin( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1,890 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Born in a small town in rural Arkansas, Daisy Bates was a journalist and activist who became one of the foremost civil rights leaders in America. In 1957 she mentored the nine black students who were integrated into Central High School in Little Rock, Arkansas
Ida B. Wells : mother of the civil rights movement by Dennis B Fradin( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 1,455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of Ida B. Wells, one of the great, yet one of the least known, civil rights leaders. A promised journalist, she is remembered for her leadership in women's voting rights, the NAACP, and anti-lynching
Who was Sacagawea? by Dennis B Fradin( Book )

9 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 1,443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brief biography of Sacagawea, the Shoshoni woman who accompanied explorers Lewis and Clark on their expedition in the early 1800s
The price of freedom : how one town stood up to slavery by Judith Bloom Fradin( Book )

4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,005 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documents the efforts of an Ohio community to secure the freedom of escaped slave John Price, examining various aspects of Price's escape from Kentucky, the Fugitive Slave Act of 1850, and the heroic showdown
Stolen into slavery : the true story of Solomon Northup, free black man by Judith Bloom Fradin( Book )

10 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 962 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of Solomon Northup, a free black man living in upstate New York, who was kidnapped in 1841 and spent 12 years as a slave on deadly Louisiana coastal plantations
Volcanoes by Judith Bloom Fradin( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 933 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides first-person reports of those who've witnessed the violent rage of a volcanic eruption
Fight on! : Mary Church Terrell's battle for integration by Dennis B Fradin( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 927 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles the first black Washington, D.C. Board of Education member, who helped to found the NAACP and organized of pickets and boycotts that led to the 1953 Supreme Court decision to integrate D.C. area restaurants
Tornado! : the story behind these twisting, turning, spinning, and spiraling storms by Judith Bloom Fradin( Book )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 843 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains first-hand accounts of tornadoes in the United States, explains why and how tornadoes happen, and discusses ways to stay safe
Earthquakes : witness to disaster by Judith Bloom Fradin( Book )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 820 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the earthquake in Alaska in 1964 as told by eyewitness accounts of this disaster
Zora! : the life of Zora Neal Hurston by Judith Bloom Fradin( Book )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 701 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of African American author Zora Neale Hurston
Montana by Judith Bloom Fradin( Book )

2 editions published between 1992 and 1995 in English and held by 655 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the geography, history, industries, and famous citizens of the "Treasure State."
New Mexico by Judith Bloom Fradin( Book )

3 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 618 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the geography, history, people, cities, and famous sites of the large southwestern state known as "The Land of Enchantment."
Hurricanes by Judith Bloom Fradin( Book )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 608 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Step into the eye of the storm. Follow the action, from the first news reports of a hurricane called Katrina gathering out at sea, to eyewitness accounts of those who survive the epic devastation she finally wreaks along the Gulf Coast. Then look back at the history of these catastrophic storms and examine the science of hurricanes. How do they form? Why do they rage through the same regions? Which were the deadliest hurricanes in history? And how can scientists predict their landfall? All the answers are here, in an exciting narrative brought to life with stunning National Geographic photography of storm-ravaged landscapes and cities. The book's informative back matter contains all the facts that report-writers need, and includes a complete list of sources to find out more about this fearsome phenomenon. This season, "Hurricanes" will score a direct hit with children everywhere
Washington by Dennis B Fradin( Book )

3 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in English and held by 606 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the history, geography, important people, and interesting sites of the state of Washington
Missouri by Dennis B Fradin( Book )

2 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the history, geography, industries, important people, and interesting sites of Missouri
Wyoming by Dennis B Fradin( Book )

2 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the history, geography, industries, important people, and interesting sites of Wyoming
Connecticut by Dennis B Fradin( Book )

5 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in English and held by 592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the geography, history, people, cities, and famous sites of the northeastern state know as the Constitution State
Oregon by Dennis B Fradin( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the geography, history, people, cities, and famous sites of the Pacific Coast state known as the Wonder State
 
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5000 miles to freedom : Ellen and William Craft's flight from slaveryThe power of one : Daisy Bates and the Little Rock NineIda B. Wells : mother of the civil rights movementWho was Sacagawea?Stolen into slavery : the true story of Solomon Northup, free black manVolcanoesFight on! : Mary Church Terrell's battle for integrationTornado! : the story behind these twisting, turning, spinning, and spiraling storms