World War II
Burchard served on convoys in the North Atlantic during World War II. During this time, his drawings were published by Yank magazine.
- One Gallant Rush
- His Brave Black Regiment
- Balloons: From Paper Bags to Skyhooks
- North by Night
- Pioneers of Flight
- Rat Hell
- Frederick Douglass
Burchard became a Guggenheim Fellow in 1966.
- Burchard, Peter (1971). Rat Hell. New York: Coward, McCainn & Geoghegan. ISBN 698-20016-7.