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Hogan, Jonathan

Works: 72 works in 183 publications in 1 language and 7,740 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
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 838 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 786 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 708 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
American passage the history of Ellis Island by Vincent J Cannato( )
7 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 695 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."
Work song by Ivan Doig( )
7 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 663 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
Polio [an American story] by David M Oshinsky( )
6 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 653 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 599 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( )
5 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 431 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 252 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
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 217 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
Sweet thunder a novel by Ivan Doig( Recording )
6 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 193 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
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 187 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 128 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
The mound builders by Lanford Wilson( )
in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lanford Wilson's dynamic play digs into the conflicting needs for preservation of Indian remains from the Adena, Hopewell, and Mississippi Indian cultures that flourished between 600 BC and 1000 AD and the recreational and transportation needs of today's Americans
It's your time activate your faith, achieve your dreams, and increase in God's favor by Joel Osteen( Recording )
4 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 118 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 108 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
Fifth of July by Lanford Wilson( Visual )
in English and held by 93 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
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 90 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
The meaning of human existence by Edward O Wilson( Recording )
4 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 89 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
Big data : a revolution that will transform how we live, work, and think by Viktor Mayer-Schönberger( Recording )
3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explores the idea of big data, which refers to our newfound ability to crunch vast amounts of information, analyze it instantly, and draw profound and surprising conclusions from it
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