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Burgan, Michael

Summary: Discusses the life of the famous African American track and field star who won four gold medals at the 1936 Olympic games in Berlin.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 796.42 Burgan 2017

Burgan, Michael

Summary: Vivid storytelling brings American history to life and place readers in the shoes of people who experienced one of the most notorious moments in American history - the Salem Witch Trials. In the spring of 1692, girls in Salem, Massachusetts, accused several local women of witchcraft. The events that followed were marked by mass hysteria and religious extremism and ultimately led to trials,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Capstone Press 2019

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 133.4 BUR

Burgan, Michael.

Summary: Everything that happens in this book was a real event in history, but you can choose what side you are on, and what to do next as the events play out. Your choices could lead you to survival or death.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Capstone Press 2008

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC YOU

Burgan, Michael.

Summary: An introduction to the life and death of John F. Kennedy, the 35th President of the United States. Discusses his powerful political family, the key events and policy of his presidency, his medical problems and personal life, and his assassination and the intrigue that still surrounds the event.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Capstone Heinemann Library 2013

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 921 KEN

Burgan, Michael.

Summary: Text and illustrations present the history, geography, people, politics and government, economy, customs, and attractions of New Mexico.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: World Almanac Library 2003

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J973.8 WOR

Burgan, Michael.

Summary: Describes the history, development, and design of the various models of Porsche 911s that have been made since its introduction in 1964.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: RiverFront Books 1999

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 629.2222 BUR

Burgan, Michael.

Summary: "Explores various perspectives on espionage in World War I. The reader's choices reveal the historical details"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Capstone Press 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 940.4 BUR

Burgan, Michael

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Compass Point Books 2002

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 342.73 Bur

Burgan, Michael

Summary: Located along the Pacific Coast of South America, Chile is a long, narrow country that is home to a striking variety of landscapes. From the Atacama Desert in the north to rainy Patagonia in the south to the snowy peaks of the Andes mountains in the east, there are stunning views everywhere you look. Readers will explore this beautiful nation in depth as they learn about its history and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 983 BUR

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J900 ENC

Burgan, Michael

Summary: You choose which path you would take if you were an immigrant arriving at Ellis Island.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Capstone Press 2014

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC YOU

Burgan, Michael

Summary: A biography of the thirteenth-century Venetian explorer whose book about his travels across Asia and work for Kubla Khan helped to launch the Age of Exploration.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Compass Point Books 2002

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 921 Marco Polo

Burgan, Michael

Summary: What would you do with a billion dollars? This question gets a definitive answer from billionaire Richard Branson: do everything! Born into a wealthy family in London, Branson suffered from dyslexia and was a poor student. Still, his knack for business started early with a successful parakeet-breeding enterprise at age 11. The charismatic entrepreneur launched his first major business, Virgin...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grosset & Dunlap 2015

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JB BASKET BRANSON

Burgan, Michael

Summary: Born on a small farm in rural Michigan, Henry Ford’s humble beginnings were no match for his ambition. Ford quickly created a manufacturing dynasty, bringing affordable cars to the masses and forever changing America and the American workplace. Who Was Henry Ford? details his meteoric rise, and explains how the genius behind the assembly line and the Model T shaped modern American industry.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 FOR

Burgan, Michael.

Summary: Describes the geography, plants and animals, history, economy, language, religions, culture, sports and arts, and people of Belgium.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press 2000

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J900 ENC

Burgan, Michael.

Contents: From the farm to the factory -- New power source, new factories -- On the move -- A revolution spreads.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 330.94025 BUR

Burgan, Michael.

Summary: Describes the history, geography, ecology, people, economy, cities, and sights of the state of Rhode Island.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 974.5 BUR

Burgan, Michael

Summary: This book presents the geography, history, and culture of Puerto Rico, an island territory or commonwealth that is part of the United States.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: World Almanac Library 2003

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 972.95 Burgan

Burgan, Michael

Summary: "Explores various perspectives on the Vietnam War and those involved in it. The reader's choices reveal the historical details"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Capstone Press 2014

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 959.704 BUR

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC YOU

Burgan, Michael

Summary: Presents the life of the business mogul who turned a small food packagaing company into a booming business known for its fair treatment of workers and pioneering safe food preparation standards.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Workshop 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 HEI

Burgan, Michael.

Summary: Recounts the story of the Boston Massacre, including the events that led up to British soldiers killing five colonists and how these events contributed to the beginning of the American Revolution.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Capstone Press 2006

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: J FIC BUR

Burgan, Michael.

Summary: Follows the discovery and excavation of King Tutankhamen's tomb and the myth of the curse that afflicted those involved in the tomb's exploration. Told in a graphic novel format.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Capstone Press 2005

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC BUR

Burgan, Michael.

Summary: "Describes the people and events of the Great Depression. The reader's choices reveal the historical details from the perspectives of a Bonus Army marcher, a teenager riding the rails, and a member of the Civilian Conservation Corps"--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Capstone Press 2011

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC YOU

Burgan, Michael.

Summary: Describes the history, design, weapons, and missions of nuclear submarines.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Capstone High-Interest Books 2001

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 359.9 BUR

Burgan, Michael.

Summary: Describes the history, geography, ecology, people, economy, cities, and sights of the state of South Dakota.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 978.3 BUR