WorldCat Identities

Wellman, Sam

Overview
Works: 84 works in 172 publications in 1 language and 7,014 library holdings
Genres: Personal narratives‡vDutch  Biography  Juvenile works  History  Personal narratives  Fiction  Drama 
Roles: Author, Compiler
Classifications: D811.5, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Sam Wellman
Mother Teresa : missionary of charity by Sam Wellman( Book )

9 editions published between 1983 and 2003 in English and held by 647 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the life and times of the nun who founded the Order of the Missionaries of Charity in Calcutta, won the Nobel Peace Prize, and dedicated her life to helping the destitute
George Washington Carver : inventor and naturalist by Sam Wellman( Book )

11 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the African American scientist who overcame tremendous hardship, received a college education, and made important discoveries in the field of agriculture
The hiding place by Corrie Ten Boom( Book )

3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Corrie Ten Boom and her sister were arrested and sent to a concentration camp because they provided aid to Jews during World War II. This book chronicles the war, the underground movement, and the suffering that they endured
David Livingstone : missionary and explorer by Sam Wellman( Book )

4 editions published between 1995 and 1999 in English and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the explorer's formative years in Scotland, training as a missionary, expeditions to Africa, and many discoveries there
Michelle Kwan by Sam Wellman( Book )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the personal life and figure skating career of the young Chinese American who won the National and World Championships in 1996
C.S. Lewis : author of Mere Christianity by Sam Wellman( Book )

4 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the life and times of the author who created the fantasy world of Narnia
John Wesley : founder of the Methodist Church by Sam Wellman( Book )

6 editions published between 1983 and 1999 in English and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the life of John Wesley, the Anglican minister who founded the Methodist Church
Mariah Carey by Sam Wellman( Book )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of one of the best-selling recording artists of the 1990s, whose vocal styles are drawn from gospel and rhythm and blues
Ben Affleck by Sam Wellman( Book )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the film actor who, with his longtime friend Matt Damon, received the 1998 Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay
The Cabinet by Sam Wellman( Book )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book traces the history of the cabinet and reviews the functions of the modern cabinet
John Bunyan : author of The pilgrim's progress by Sam Wellman( Book )

4 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the life of John Bunyan, itinerant English Puritan preacher and author of many religious books and sermons, including "Pilgrim's Progress."
Kristi Yamaguchi by Sam Wellman( Book )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the young Japanese-American figure skater who won a gold medal at the 1992 Olympics and has since become a professional skater
T.D. Jakes by Sam Wellman( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the dynamic African-American religious leader and author of best-selling inspirational books
Billy Graham : the great evangelist by Sam Wellman( Book )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the life and times of the evangelist whose message of hope and love has brought him world-wide following and fame
Corrie Ten Boom : heroine of Haarlem by Sam Wellman( Book )

3 editions published between 1984 and 1997 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates events in the life of the Dutch woman who survived imprisonment in Nazi concentration camps to become a Christian missionary
The Secretary of State by Sam Wellman( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An in-deptth look at the individuals who have held the position of secretary of state and therefore have filled the critical job of handling U.S. relations with foreign powers
C.S. Lewis : creator of Narnia by Sam Wellman( Book )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For challenge and encouragement in your Christian life, read the life stories of the Heroes of the Faith. The novelized biographies of this series are inspiring and easy-to-read, ideal for Christians of any age or background. In C.S. Lewis, you'll get to know the English academic who surrendered his life and intellect to Jesusand wrote some of the most memorable books of modern Christianity, including the Chronicles of Narnia. Appropriate for readers from junior high through adult, helpful for believers of any background, these biographies encourage greater Christian commitment through the example of heroes like C.S. Lewis
Billy Graham : the greatest evangelist by Sam Wellman( Book )

4 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Billy Graham, who has preached in person in more than eighty nations to more than 110 million people, has reached hundreds of millions more through radio and television. Yet since his first outdoor meeting in 1949, the focus of this North Carolina-born evangelist has remained the same: to proclaim the Christian faith to nonbelievers."--Back cover
Corrie Ten Boom : World War II heroine by Sam Wellman( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates events in the life of the Dutch woman who survived imprisonment in Nazi concentration camps to become a Christian missionary
T.D. Jakes : Religious Leader by Sam Wellman( )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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The hiding place
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English (81)

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George Washington Carver : inventor and naturalistThe hiding placeDavid Livingstone : missionary and explorerMichelle KwanC.S. Lewis : author of Mere ChristianityJohn Wesley : founder of the Methodist ChurchMariah CareyBen Affleck