WorldCat Identities

Marcovitz, Hal

Overview
Works: 231 works in 613 publications in 1 language and 45,618 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  History 
Roles: Author, Editor, Creator
Classifications: HQ796, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Hal Marcovitz
Anime by Hal Marcovitz( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the history of anime, covering its influences, its arrival in the United States, what sets it apart from other types of animation, the role of women in anime, and messages in anime
Sacagewea : guide for the Lewis and Clark Expedition by Hal Marcovitz( Book )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a biography of the woman who accompanied the Lewis and Clark expedition and used her knowledge of the region and its languages, and the skills necessary to survive, to help assure the expedition's success
The Liberty Bell by Hal Marcovitz( Book )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the history of the Liberty Bell, including information about the use of bells in colonial America, statistics about this particular bell, legends surrounding it, and its importance as an American symbol
Ellis Island by Hal Marcovitz( Book )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in English and held by 565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the history of Ellis Island from 1892 when it served as the most important center for immigration into the United States, to its near collapse in the 1970s due to neglect, to its rebirth in 1990 as the Ellis Island Immigration Museum
Francisco Coronado and the exploration of the American Southwest by Hal Marcovitz( Book )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the conquistador whose quest for the Seven Cities of Gold led to the exploration of the American Southwest in 1540
Marco Polo and the wonders of the East by Hal Marcovitz( Book )

3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the Italian traveler who became the first European to cross Asia completely and document his experiences
Kuwait by Hal Marcovitz( Book )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the geography, history, economy, government, religion, people, foreign relations, and major cities of Kuwait. Suggested level: intermediate, secondary
The White House by Hal Marcovitz( Book )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of the White House, including the story of its construction, interesting and important facts and statistics, and its importance as an American symbol
Teens and suicide by Hal Marcovitz( Book )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using data from the Gallup Youth Survey and other sources, examines the issue of teenage suicide
The Statue of Liberty by Hal Marcovitz( Book )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the history of the United States' symbol of freedom, the Statue of Liberty, from its conception and design, through the fund-raising and construction, to its dedication in 1886
The Constitution by Hal Marcovitz( Book )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the history of the United States Constitution, from events leading up to its creation and ratification more than 200 years ago to some amendments that have been added as recently as 1971
Jordan by Hal Marcovitz( Book )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of the nation of Jordan and a discussion of its role in the Middle East
Teens & sex by Hal Marcovitz( Book )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using data from the Gallup Youth Survey and other sources, examines the issue of teenage sexuality, as well as its potential consequences
The Declaration of Independence by Hal Marcovitz( Book )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in English and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the history of the composition and signing of the Declaration of Independence, as well as the document's importance in American history
Reaching for the moon : the Apollo astronauts by Hal Marcovitz( Book )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an account of the Apollo space program and the advances and setbacks that led to the first human visits to the moon
Uncle Sam by Hal Marcovitz( Book )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes "Uncle Sam" Wilson, the New York meat-packer who supplied the troops with meat during the War of 1812, and how he gave rise to the national symbol popular with illustrators
Teens & family issues by Hal Marcovitz( Book )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses data from the Gallup Youth Survey and other sources to examine the issue of teen family relationships in today's world
Teens & race by Hal Marcovitz( Book )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses data from the Gallup Youth Survey and other sources to examine issues related to teenagers' race and ethnicity
John F. Kennedy by Hal Marcovitz( Book )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the thirty-fifth president of the United States, focusing on his childhood and young adulthood
John C. Frémont : pathfinder of the West by Hal Marcovitz( Book )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the life and work of nineteenth-century explorer and mapmaker John C. Frémont, focusing on his accomplishments as leader of several expeditions into the largely uncharted American West
 
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Audience level: 0.13 (from 0.08 for The White ... to 0.19 for Kuwait / ...)

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Alternative Names
マルコヴィッツ, ハル

Languages
English (87)

Covers
Sacagewea : guide for the Lewis and Clark ExpeditionThe Liberty BellEllis IslandFrancisco Coronado and the exploration of the American SouthwestMarco Polo and the wonders of the EastKuwaitThe White HouseTeens and suicide