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Hogan, Jonathan

Overview
Works: 72 works in 188 publications in 1 language and 7,766 library holdings
Genres: History  Fiction  Biography  Drama  Juvenile works  Case studies  Film adaptations  Popular works  Television plays  Western stories 
Roles: Narrator, Actor, Performer, Composer, Interviewee, Author
Classifications: PS3554.O415, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jonathan Hogan
Lovesick blues the life of Hank Williams by Paul Hemphill( )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 827 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sickly and awkward boy who turned into a country music legend, Hiram Williams had reinvented himself as Hank Williams and taken to alcohol by the age of 14. He was dead by the age of 29. Here, Paul Hemphill recounts the tortured life and whirlwind career of the hillbilly Shakespeare as only a fellow Southerner can
Last child in the woods saving our children from nature-deficit disorder by Richard Louv( )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 778 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Louv illustrates how the alienation of today's children from nature can lead to a host of childhood disorders--and he offers effective methods for healing this rift
The whistling season by Ivan Doig( )

7 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 696 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1909, struggling to farm his remote homestead and raise three sons, widower Oliver Milliron despreately needs help. A housekeeper's ad in a Milwaukee newspaper, "Can't cook but doesn't bite," leads him to hire her site unseen. When perky Rose Llewellyn arrives, she brings her brainy brother, Morris. Though Rose whistles through her work at the Milliron house, and Morris becomes teacher at the one-room school, these two newcomers conceal a past that is colorful and infamous
Work song by Ivan Doig( )

7 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 688 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Itinerant teacher and perennial charmer Morrie Morgan returns to the 1919 copper-mining center of Butte, Montana. There he meets retired Welsh twins, a comely landlady, and a Russian waif and encounters the seething ferment of an iron-fisted mining company, radical union agitators, and beleaguered miners
American passage the history of Ellis Island by Vincent J Cannato( )

7 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 687 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cannato delivers a definitive history of America's landmark port of entry. From eyewitness accounts, Cannato weaves together a poignant testament to the hopes and fears of "huddled masses yearning to breathe free."
Polio [an American story] by David M Oshinsky( )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This comprehensive and gripping narrative covers all the challenges, characters, and controversies in America's relentless struggle against polio. Funded by philanthropy and grassroots contributions, Salk's killed-virus vaccine (1954) and Sabin's live-virus vaccine (1961) began to eradicate this dreaded disease
Time & place by Bryan Woolley( )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 589 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seventeen-year-old Kevin Adams' best friend is the first polio victim of Fort Appleby. In just a few short months, Kevin's adolescence is stripped away and he must confront decisions he is not prepared to make
Us and them a history of intolerance in America by Jim Carnes( )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carnes illuminates the dark corners of our nation's past and traces our ongoing efforts to live up to the American ideals of equality and justice. Fourteen case studies bring readers a first-hand account of the history and psychology of intolerance
Quantum leap( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From a presidential assassin to his own great grandfather to the King of Rock 'n' Roll, it's up to Sam to change history for the better and get one step closer to his final mission
Sweet thunder a novel by Ivan Doig( Recording )

6 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After inheriting a fixer-upper, newlywed Morrie Morgan returns to 1920s Butte, Montana, to fight a rival newspaper and help the miners working for the Anaconda Copper Mining Company
Become a better you [7 keys to improving your life every day] by Joel Osteen( Recording )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains how to apply seven action steps to discover individual purpose and destiny, in a guide complemented by biblical principles, devotions, and personal testimonies
The particle at the end of the universe [how the hunt for the Higgs boson leads us to the edge of a new world] by Sean M Carroll( Recording )

8 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Caltech physicist and author Sean Carroll offers listeners this profile of the Large Hadron Collider and the search for the mysterious Higgs boson particle, the subatomic building block that imbues elementary particles with mass. Carroll chronicles how such a complex project got off the ground in the first place and explains why this discovery is so important, and what it means for the future of physics
Go down together the true, untold story of Bonnie and Clyde by Jeff Guinn( Recording )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guinn delivers the definitive portrait of Bonnie and Clyde. These media-savvy outlaws appealed to America's Depression-era hunger for swashbuckling characters. Glowing radio and newspaper reports transformed these "public enemies" into celebrities--much like the cinema gangsters of the time
Fifth of July by Lanford Wilson( Visual )

4 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The television production of Lanford Wilson's Broadway play about college friends who agitated for what they hoped would be a better world and who are now looking for a way to revive their dreams of what life can be
The meaning of human existence by Edward O Wilson( Recording )

5 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A twenty-first-century philosophical argument against mechanistic views of human life outlines expansive and advanced theories on human behavior to consider how humans are supremely different from all other species
It's your time activate your faith, achieve your dreams, and increase in God's favor by Joel Osteen( Recording )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Osteen draws upon his experiences to reveal how the power of hope and faith in God can help overcome life's most difficult circumstances
The social conquest of Earth by Edward O Wilson( Recording )

6 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wilson boldly addresses age-old questions (Where did we come from? What are we? Where are we going?) while delving into the biological sources of morality, religion, and the creative arts
The mound builders by Lanford Wilson( Visual )

5 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contrasts goals of a team of archaeologists with aspirations of the local residents
Robert E. Lee on leadership executive lessons in character, courage, and vision by H. W Crocker( Recording )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Under General Lee's management, a rag-tag army of poor farmers-- vastly outnumbered, outgunned, under-supplied, and under-fed-- consistently routed Union troops. Brilliantly seizing strategic opportunities, Lee stunned his foes and inspired his soldiers. He was decisive, focused, and humble. Sharing his men's hardships, Lee spoke often with them and earned their loyalty. He found trusted subordinates who shared his vision, gave them broad instructions, and turned them loose. He didn't micromanage or belittle. Taking blame for failure, he was lavish in praise and charitable in criticism. For those seeking effective leadership principles, Lee's example offers executive lessons in character, courage, and vision
Just fine the way they are from dirt roads to rail roads to interstates by Connie Nordhielm Wooldridge( Recording )

8 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the development of roads in the United States--and the new forms of transportation that used them--from the National Highway of 1805 through railroads and paved roads for bicycles and automobiles to the interstate system
 
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Quantum leapJust fine the way they are from dirt roads to rail roads to interstates