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Burns, Joan Simpson

Overview
Works: 32 works in 69 publications in 2 languages and 3,783 library holdings
Genres: Biographies  Fiction  Science fiction  Juvenile works  Biography  Pictorial works  Time-travel fiction  Interviews  History  Sources 
Roles: Editor, Author, Other
Classifications: E842, 973.9220924
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Most widely held works about Joan Simpson Burns
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Most widely held works by Joan Simpson Burns
John Fitzgerald Kennedy; as we remember him by Joan Simpson Burns( Book )

21 editions published between 1961 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fine tribute to one of our most remarkable presidents
The dechronization of Sam Magruder : a novel by George Gaylord Simpson( Book )

4 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While experimenting with time a scientist is transported 80 million years into prehistory. He is Sam Magruder, a chronologist from the 22nd Century who finds himself stark naked and the only human on earth. The novel describes his struggle to survive, feeding on lizards and scrambled turtle eggs while fighting off dinosaurs. A study of modern human existence against the background of our distant past. The book is the only novel by a renowned paleontologist (1902-84), author of Concessions to the Improbable
Dinosaur hunt by George O Whitaker( Book )

1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of the discovery of the first complete skeletons of Coelophysis, a small dinosaur, and of preparing them for display at the American Museum of Natural History. Grades 5-8
Poetry and a libretto by Joan Simpson Burns( Book )

7 editions published between 1965 and 1975 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Fitzgerald Kennedy ; as we remember him by Joan Simpson Burns( Recording )

3 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Entre dinosaurios by George Gaylord Simpson( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The reminiscences of Frank Thompson by Frank Thompson( Book )

2 editions published between 1967 and 1984 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Boyhood, Trenton, New Jersey; federal support of the arts; Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts; New Jersey Democratic politics, 1928-50; creation of National Foundation on the Arts and the Humanities; impressions of John F. Kennedy, Jacob Javits
Reminiscences of Barnaby Conrad Keeney : by Barnaby C Keeney( )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Chairman of National Endowment for the Humanities, 1966; legislative background to passage of federal aid to arts and humanities bills
Reminiscences of Mody Boatwright : by Mody Boatwright( )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Impressions of Harry Ransom and his administrative impact on the University of Texas, 1936-66
Reminiscences of W. McNeil Lowry : by W. McNeil Lowry( )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Childhood and education; service in Office of War Information, domestic branch, 1942-43; political correspondent, Washington, 1947-52; career as program director and vice president, humanities and the arts, Ford Foundation, 1957-67
Reminiscences of Lloyd Goodrich : by Lloyd Goodrich( )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Government and foundation support of arts; Whitney Museum; art criticism; White House, 1961-63; visual arts in United States
Reminiscences of Turner Catledge : by Turner Catledge( )

1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

New York TIMES and the Bay of Pigs story, background and aftermath; reporting philosophy, changes effected as managing editor; Kennedy assassination, Southern civil rights coverage
Reminiscences of Robert Sanford Brustein : by Robert Sanford Brustein( )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Opinions on Ford Foundation grant philosophy regarding university repertory theater
Reminiscences of John Hawkes : by John Hawkes( )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Experiences as counsel to Congressman Frank Thompson's sub-committee on education; recollections of Thompson and other congressional figures
Reminiscences of Hedley William Donovan : by Hedley Donovan( )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Boyhood, Minneapolis; University of Minnesota and Oxford University, 1930-36; experiences as WASHINGTON POST reporter, 1937-42; FORTUNE writer and editor, 1945-51; editorial procedures and management structure, TIME, Inc., 1951-1967
Reminiscences of Goddard Lieberson : by Goddard Lieberson( )

1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Early life, Seattle; Eastman School of Music; Columbia Recording Corporation and Columbia Records, 1940-1966; United States recording industry
Reminiscences of Robert McCord : by Robert R McCord( )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Recollections of Congressman Frank Thompson, especially regarding his interest in federal support for the arts and the establishment of the National Endowments for the Arts and the Humanities
Reminiscences of Ronnie E. Dugger : by Ronnie Dugger( )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

University of Texas academic politics, student unrest, academic freedom, fiscal resources; ethics of state and federal government influence on University administrative staff choices; impressions of Harry Ransom
 
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The dechronization of Sam Magruder : a novel
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Meyers, Joan Simpson

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