WorldCat Identities

Greene, Meg

Overview
Works: 54 works in 142 publications in 1 language and 12,034 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author
Classifications: TA149, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Meg Greene
The Eiffel Tower by Meg Greene( Book )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 779 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the famous structure known as the Eiffel Tower
Jane Goodall : a biography by Meg Greene( Book )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn about a womans desire to study chimpanzees and their behavior and her efforts to promote conservation of wildlife
Slave young, slave long : the American slave experience by Meg Greene( Book )

4 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a social and cultural history of the American slave experience with emphasis on day to day life rather than the larger political context
Mother Teresa : a biography by Meg Greene( Book )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The only biography for students to present a balanced, detailed view of the Albanian nun who worked with the poorest of the poor in India, established her Missionaries of Charity around the world, won the Nobel Peace Prize, and was beatified by Pope John Paul II only six years after her death
The B-52 Stratofortress by Meg Greene( Book )

4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses history of the B-52 Stratofortress warplane and its use in the military campaigns in Afghanistan after the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks
Into the land of freedom : African Americans in Reconstruction by Meg Greene( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the changes faced by African Americans after the signing of the Emancipation Proclamation, describing how families tried to reunite, find homes, and jobs
Pope John Paul II : a biography by Meg Greene( Book )

5 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pope John Paul II is revealed as a man who experienced decisive events of the 20th century and became an icon who touched millions of lives. Annotation. Greene is a freelance writer specializing in biographies of historical and popular culture figures. She concentrates on Karol Wojtyla's formative years and his life before he became John Paul II, to explain how he became the person that he is, and explains the accomplishments and limitations of his papacy. The text includes a timeline of significant events in his life and a bibliography of print and electronic resources. Intended as a reference for high school and undergraduate college students, this text is accessible to general readers
Louis Sachar by Meg Greene( Book )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses life and work of the popular children's author, including his writing process and methods, inspirations, a critical discussion of his books, biographical timeline, and awards
Rest in peace : a history of American cemeteries by Meg Greene( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of cemeteries and burial customs in the United States
Billie Holiday : a biography by Meg Greene( Book )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a biography of Billie Holiday, tracing the life of the famous jazz singer, from her youth in Philadelphia and Harlem to her death at the age of forty-four from complications that were the result of her heavy use of drugs and alcohol
Lauryn Hill by Meg Greene( Book )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the young African American singer from New Jersey who won five Grammy awards in 1999, including Best New Artist
Jacques Cartier : navigating the St. Lawrence River by Meg Greene( Book )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the life and travels of Jacques Cartier, the sixteenth-century French navigator who made three voyages to what is today known as Canada, in search of a northwest passage to China
Buttons, bones, and the organ-grinder's monkey : tales of historical archaeology by Meg Greene( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers an in-depth look at five excavations, as archaeologtists attempt to piece together clues found at the sites including a Jamestown fort, slave quarters at Jefferson's Monticello, and the Battle of Little Bighorn
Sonia Sotomayor : a biography by Meg Greene( Book )

5 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sonia Sotomayor's love of teenage sleuth Nancy Drew influenced her dream of becoming a lawyer, a dream that culminated in her appointment as the third woman and first Hispanic to sit on the U.S. Supreme Court. Justice Sotomayor's story is a remarkable tale of courage, perseverance, and dedication as she rose from humble beginnings to take her place in the highest court in the land
Thaddeus Kościuszko : Polish general and patriot by Meg Greene( Book )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the Polish Patriot and champion of freedom who fought in the American Revolution and then spent the rest of his life fighting for Polish independence
Elena Kagan : a biography by Meg Greene( Book )

4 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Overview: Elena Kagan can be considered a "wild card" in terms of how she will vote and affect Supreme Court decisions. While largely considered a liberal, her lack of a judicial "track record" and previous work as Solicitor General lend an air of uncertainty as to how she will react to upcoming cases that have proven highly divisive and controversial. This full-length biography sheds light on Elena Kagan's life, covering her college years at Princeton and her experience in law school as well as her legal career, which eventually led her to a seat on the U.S. Supreme Court. Appropriate for high school, college, and adult readers, the book not only documents Justice Kagan's life, achievements, and the possibilities for the future, but also how Kagan is an inspiring role model who demonstrated independence, determination, and high achievement throughout her career
Obesity by Meg Greene( Book )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book outlines where the obesity epidemic came from and how it can be fought, and Gallup polls demonstrate that most Americans are aware of the obesity crisis and wish to obtain a healthier, more nutritious lifestyle
James Ewell Brown Stuart : Confederate general by Meg Greene( Book )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the life and military career of Confederate general James Ewell Brown Stuart, discussing his early life on a small Virginia plantation, and his role in gathering information about Union troops for the Confederacy
Henry Louis Gates, Jr. : a biography by Meg Greene( Book )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This full-length biography explores the multifaceted--and altogether fascinating--life, opinions, and accomplishments of African American scholar and writer Henry Louis Gates, Jr"--
The everything Founding Fathers book : all you need to know about the men who shaped America by Meg Greene( Book )

6 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Look beyond the myths and legends. In reality, the founding fathers were a diverse group of men-- some were puritanical, others philanderers; some were wealthy, other were plagued with money woes. Discover the great accomplishments and also the very human flaws of the founding fathers
 
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The Eiffel Tower
Alternative Names
Malvasi, Meg Greene.

Malvasi, Meg Greene 1958-

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Languages
English (80)

Covers
Jane Goodall : a biographySlave young, slave long : the American slave experienceMother Teresa : a biographyThe B-52 StratofortressInto the land of freedom : African Americans in ReconstructionPope John Paul II : a biographyLouis SacharRest in peace : a history of American cemeteries