WorldCat Identities

Sakurai, Gail

Overview
Works: 15 works in 27 publications in 1 language and 4,723 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Biography 
Roles: Author
Classifications: F234.J3, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Gail Sakurai
The Jamestown colony by Gail Sakurai( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of the first permanent English settlement in North America, with all its tragedies and disasters, established in 1607 in Jamestown, Virginia
The Liberty Bell by Gail Sakurai( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a national monument and symbol of liberty
The Thirteen Colonies by Gail Sakurai( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the history of the thirteen original English colonies in America, including their early exploration, settlement, and regional differences
The Louisiana Purchase by Gail Sakurai( Book )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and held by 477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the historical background and political maneuvers that led to the Louisiana Purchase by President Thomas Jefferson in 1803
Japanese American internment camps by Gail Sakurai( Book )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the mass relocation of thousands of Japanese Americans during World War II, profiling individuals such as Daniel Inouye, Yoshiko Uchida, and George Takei
Paul Revere by Gail Sakurai( Book )

2 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the story of the American patriot who rode from Boston to Lexington to warn his fellow citizens that the British were coming
Juan Ponce de León by Gail Sakurai( Book )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book tells of the life of Juan Ponce de Leon, from his becoming a knight in Spain to his claiming of Florida for Spain
Stephen Hawking : understanding the universe by Gail Sakurai( Book )

4 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brief biography of the British theoretical physicist who is well-known for his advances in the study of cosmology, accomplished despite being physically limited by amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) or Lou Gehrig's disease
Mae Jemison, space scientist by Gail Sakurai( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brief biography of the first African American woman in space
The Library of Congress by Gail Sakurai( Book )

3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the history of the Library of Congress, the largest library in the world, and discusses its current collections and challenges
Asian-Americans in the old West by Gail Sakurai( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the important role of the Chinese, Japanese, and other Asians in the settlement of the American West
Peach Boy : a Japanese legend by Gail Sakurai( Book )

2 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When an old couple finds a baby inside a peach floating on the river, they raise him as their son, and he grows up to fight the terrible demons who have terrorized the village for years
Peach Boy by Gail Sakurai( Recording )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When an old couple finds a baby inside a peach floating on the river, they raise him as their son, and he grows up to fight the terrible demons who have been terrorizing the village for years
The Jamestown colony by Gail Sakurai( Recording )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of the first permanent English settlement in North America, with all its tragedies and disasters, established in 1607 in Jamestown, Virginia
 
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The Jamestown colony
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English (27)

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The Liberty BellThe Thirteen ColoniesThe Louisiana PurchaseJapanese American internment campsPaul RevereJuan Ponce de LeónStephen Hawking : understanding the universeMae Jemison, space scientist