WorldCat Identities

Nicholson, Lois 1949-

Overview
Works: 22 works in 55 publications in 2 languages and 4,633 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Juvenile works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Pictorial works  Exhibition catalogs 
Roles: Author
Classifications: ND237.O5, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Lois Nicholson
Oprah Winfrey by Lois Nicholson( Book )

12 editions published between 1994 and 2001 in English and held by 861 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the entertainer who has gained fame from her popular daytime talk show
Helen Keller : humanitarian by Lois Nicholson( Book )

5 editions published between 1995 and 1998 in English and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The strong personality traits of Helen Keller that allowed her to rise above her physical handicaps are stressed in this biography of a remarkable woman. Helen Adams Keller was totally blind and deaf from the age of 19 months, but with selfless dedication of teacher Anne Sullivan, Keller was able to find her way out of a world of darkness and silence
The composite guide to lacrosse by Lois Nicholson( Book )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the history of lacrosse from the time it was played by North American Indians to its current popularity in elementary schools and up to professional and international levels
Michael Jackson by Lois Nicholson( Book )

7 editions published between 1994 and 2001 in English and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the pop star that examines his loneliness, his family ties, and the allegations against him of sexual abuse. A life of this popular singer that ends before the sexual abuse charges of 1993
Booker T. Washington by Lois Nicholson( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers the life of Booker T. Washington from his early childhood as a Virginia slave through his rise to founder of the Tuskegee Institute
Ken Griffey, Jr. by Lois Nicholson( Book )

3 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and Chinese and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the centerfielder who joined the Seattle Mariners as the youngest player in the American League in 1989, with the difficult task of living up to the reputation of his famous father
George Washington Carver by Lois Nicholson( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at the life and achievements of the Black agriculturalist and emancipated slave who became a brilliant professor and innovative scientist
Georgia O'Keeffe by Nancy Frazier( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biography of American artist Georgia O'Keeffe discussing her life, art career, and importance as an American artist
Babe Ruth : Sultan of Swat by Lois Nicholson( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of Babe Ruth who won fame as the greatest slugger in baseball history
Dian Fossey : primatologist by Lois Nicholson( Book )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles the life of the scientist who studied mountain gorillas in central Africa and worked to ensure their survival
Nolan Ryan by Lois Nicholson( Book )

2 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the pitcher with the famous fastball who leads in no-hitters and strikeouts
Cal Ripken Jr., quiet hero by Lois Nicholson( Book )

2 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biography of Orioles' shortstop Cal Ripken that highlights his career and emphasizes his development as a role model
Casey Stengel by Lois Nicholson( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From Maryland to Cooperstown : seven Maryland natives in Baseball's Hall of Fame by Lois Nicholson( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the lives and careers of seven native-born Marylanders who are enshrined in the National Baseball Hall of Fame: Babe Ruth, Vic Willis, Frank Baker, Judy Johnson, Lefty Grove, Jimmie Foxx, and Al Kaline
Oprah Winfrey by Lois Nicholson( Recording )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the actress, and talk show hostess discussing her childhood of poverty and neglect and her rise to the top of the entertainment world
The importance of Georgia O'Keeffe by Lois Nicholson( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oprah Winfrey : talking with America by Lois Nicholson( Book )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the actress, talk show hostess, and philanthropist, discussing her childhood of poverty and neglect and her rise to the top of the entertainment world
John milton : the poet who wrote paradise lost after becoming blind by Lois Nicholson( Book )

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

Hai lun kai le = Helen Keller : Humanitarian : ci shan jia by Nikeersen( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in Chinese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Oprah Winfrey : media entrepreneur by Lois Nicholson( )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the popular talk show host who rose from childhood poverty to the top of the entertainment industry
 
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Alternative Names
Nicholson, Lois P.

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Helen Keller : humanitarianThe composite guide to lacrosseMichael JacksonBooker T. WashingtonKen Griffey, Jr.Dian Fossey : primatologistCal Ripken Jr., quiet heroCasey Stengel