WorldCat Identities

Baker, Laura Nelson 1911-2003

Overview
Works: 45 works in 112 publications in 4 languages and 4,505 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Biographies  Carols  Christmas music  History 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.B1743, 811.3
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Laura Nelson Baker
 
Most widely held works by Laura Nelson Baker
Listen, America : a life of Walt Whitman by Adrien Stoutenburg( Book )

8 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the life and literary career of the famous American poet whose verse ignored the taboos of the time and filled American poetry with a new spirit
The friendly beasts by Laura Nelson Baker( Book )

5 editions published in 1957 in English and Undetermined and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The animals in the stable relate what their gifts were to be for the baby Jesus
Explorer of the unconscious: Sigmund Freud by Adrien Stoutenburg( Book )

4 editions published in 1965 in English and German and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This biography, based on research into Freud's own works, journals, and letters, focuses upon both the man and his theories and teachings in the field of psychoanalysis."
A tree called Moses by Laura Nelson Baker( Book )

5 editions published in 1966 in English and Undetermined and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a giant Sierra redwood, 2500 years old - from seed to present day efforts to preserve it
Dear, dear Livy : the story of Mark Twain's wife by Adrien Stoutenburg( Book )

7 editions published between 1963 and 1996 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of Olivia Langdon, wife of Mark Twain. Tells of her life raising their three children as well as her role as a trusted critic of Twain's works
Snowshoe Thompson by Adrien Stoutenburg( Book )

2 editions published between 1957 and 1962 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One winter John Thompson skis across the Sierra Nevada Mountains and creates a path upon which mail and people may travel, thus earning his nickname "Snowshoe Thompson."
Beloved botanist : the story of Carl Linnaeus by Adrien Stoutenburg( Book )

4 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portrait of the man who laid the foundations of modern systemic botany, his expeditions and achievements. Grades 7-9
Those who care by Laura Nelson Baker( Book )

2 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ground afire : the story of the Death Valley National Monument by Laura Nelson Baker( Book )

2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the geological formation and history of the valley on the boundary of California and Nevada which the Indians called "Ground Afire."
Wild peninsula : the story of Point Reyes National Seashore by Laura Nelson Baker( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the history of California's Point Reyes Peninsula from the landing of Sir Francis Drake to the long fight to preserve the area as a National Seashore
O children of the wind and pines by Laura Nelson Baker( Book )

2 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Atatase, a little motherless girl of the Huron Indian tribe yearned for beauty and love, and through the patient, courageous missionary, Father Jean de Brébeuf, she finds them at Christmas time
From whales to snails by Laura Nelson Baker( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the general characteristics of the eight branches of the animal family and the unique characteristics of two representatives of each branch
Cousin Tryg by Laura Nelson Baker( Book )

1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Noris Kittleson became the man of the family when his father died. When Cousin Tryg came to help the Kittleson family run their farm, Noris resented the intrusion of this outsider who seemed to be trying to take his father's place. It was Noris's old dog, George, who finally led to the boy's discovery that Tryg was an important member of the family after all
The Dahlbe family horse by Laura Nelson Baker( Book )

4 editions published between 1964 and 1967 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scannon : dog with Lewis and Clark by Adrien Stoutenburg( Book )

2 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wild treasure : the story of David Douglas by Adrien Stoutenburg( Book )

3 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Here by the sea by Laura Nelson Baker( Book )

8 editions published between 1968 and 1970 in 3 languages and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young girl tells the story of her family during her senior year in school when her Mother remarries a rich man, her sister dies in an accident, and she discovers pride in her Father's memory
Because of Anne by Laura Nelson Baker( Book )

3 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sixteen-year-old boy's life becomes complicated when the daughter of friends of his parents spends the summer with his family, and he first begins to think of plans for his future
Go away, Ruthie by Laura Nelson Baker( Book )

3 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story about the relationship between two girls, between them and a boy, and between the heroine and the expanding adult world she didn't feel ready to enter
Wanted: women in war industry; the complete guide to a war factory job by Laura Nelson Baker( Book )

4 editions published in 1943 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Baker, L. N. 1911-2003

Baker, Laura 1911-2003

Baker, Laura N. 1911-2003

Baker, Laura Nelson, 1911-

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