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Curwood, James Oliver 1878-1927

Overview
Works: 539 works in 2,774 publications in 18 languages and 16,388 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Nature stories  History  Folklore  Juvenile works  Biography  Western stories  Adventure stories  Drama 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Creator, Conceptor, Scenarist
Classifications: PS3505.U92, 813.52
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Most widely held works by James Oliver Curwood
Baree, the story of a wolf-dog by James Oliver Curwood ( Book )
104 editions published between 1917 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reminds the reader of "Call of the Wild"--The half wolf puppy attaches himself to a Native girl during his survival time in wilderness
The Valley of Silent Men by James Oliver Curwood ( )
61 editions published between 1920 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,047 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This adventure-packed romp is chock-full of the classic elements that made James Oliver Curwood one of the world's most popular writers in the early twentieth century. The protagonist, Sergeant Kent, is a Canadian Mountie known for his world-class trapping skills. Torn between loyalty to a friend and love for famous beauty Marette, Kent is forced into action. Come along for the ride and imagine frontier life on the range in The Valley of Silent Men
The bear : a novel by James Oliver Curwood ( Book )
11 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in English and Sinhalese and held by 721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The director of Quest for Fire creates yet another film in nature with almost no human dialogue in this picturesque story of an orphaned bear cub who is adopted by an adult male bear and must avoid hunters. Bart the Bear stars in this anthropomorphic fantasy
Nomads of the North by James Oliver Curwood ( Book )
88 editions published between 1900 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Adventures of Neewa, a black bear, and Miki, a wolf, in Canada's northlands
The river's end : a new story of God's country by James Oliver Curwood ( Book )
94 editions published between 1919 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Story of "God's country."
Kazan by James Oliver Curwood ( Book )
66 editions published between 1914 and 2012 in 10 languages and held by 522 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
American writer and early environmental activist James Oliver Curwood grew up as an avid sportsman, but later parlayed his love of the outdoors into staunch support of the burgeoning conservation movement. The novel Kazan centers on a remarkable pup -- part dog and part wolf -- and his adventures in civilization and the wild
The Alaskan : a novel of the North by James Oliver Curwood ( Book )
29 editions published between 1922 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Novel of the North
God's country--and the woman by James Oliver Curwood ( Book )
60 editions published between 1915 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the wilds of far northern Canada, the civilizing forces of the law are sometimes difficult to detect. In God's Country and the Woman, the Adare family finds itself under siege, helpless against the attacks of a band of outlaws, not to mention the ever-escalating feud between the warring kingpins of the local lumber industry
The flaming forest; a novel of the Canadian northwest by James Oliver Curwood ( Book )
51 editions published between 1920 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This gem from action-adventure writer James Oliver Curwood pairs white-hot romance with the white-knuckle drama of fighting crime. Will the always-honorable police sergeant David Carrigan survive his deadly beat long enough to live happily ever after with his beloved Jeanne-Marie?
My story that I like best by Ray Long ( Book )
7 editions published between 1924 and 1926 in English and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The country beyond; a romance of the wilderness by James Oliver Curwood ( Book )
40 editions published between 1922 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
For years, small-time criminal Jolly Roger McKay has been on the lam, hiding in town after nondescript town from the Royal Northwest Mounted Police who will stop at nothing to apprehend him, despite the fact that his track record of petty crime hardly merits the effort. In one small village, the goodhearted outlaw meets his match in a young woman named Nada. Will he give up life on the run to live happily ever after?
The wolf hunters : a tale of adventure in the wilderness by James Oliver Curwood ( Book )
118 editions published between 1900 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Born in a rural community deep in the wilds of Michigan's forested hills, James Oliver Curwood lived the life of an outdoorsman from a very young age. Over time, however, his love of the outdoors led him to adopt a more conservative stance, and he gradually emerged as an important early figure in the environmental movement. This evolution can be seen in The Wolf Hunters, which pairs classic outdoor action and adventure with a deeper philosophical take on the beauty of nature
The courage of Captain Plum by James Oliver Curwood ( Book )
43 editions published between 1908 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Looking for a fast-paced action-adventure thriller that you won't be able to put down? Try The Courage of Captain Plum, from the pen of one of the masters of the genre, James Oliver Curwood. With a stunning climax during which a single man is forced to fend off an entire battalion of bloodthirsty enemies, this action-packed tale won't disappoint
The Plains of Abraham by James Oliver Curwood ( Book )
33 editions published between 1927 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The gold hunters : a story of life and adventure in the Hudson Bay wilds by James Oliver Curwood ( Book )
50 editions published between 1909 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Another adventure of young Roderick, his Indian friend Waki and their faithful guide Mukoki
The Black Hunter; a novel of old Quebec by James Oliver Curwood ( Book )
38 editions published between 1925 and 2001 in 6 languages and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The grizzly king : a romance of the wild by James Oliver Curwood ( Book )
30 editions published between 1915 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The Preface, dated 1916, is the author's apologia for his hitherto wanton killing of wild animals. He also states that his account of Thor the grizzly bear in his mountain fasts of British Columbia is based on fact.", cf. Egoff, Sheila. Canadian Children's Books 1799-1939
The Great Lakes : the vessels that plough them, their owners, their sailors, and their cargoes : together with a brief history of our inland seas by James Oliver Curwood ( Book )
12 editions published between 1909 and 2011 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A gentleman of courage; a novel of the wilderness by James Oliver Curwood ( Book )
15 editions published between 1924 and 2001 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Peter Gourdon loved nature passionately. This book tells of his life and those of his wife and another couple after they have eventually settled down in the Canadian Wilderness
Flower of the north : a modern romance by James Oliver Curwood ( Book )
46 editions published between 1912 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Novel set in northern Manitoba
 
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Alternative Names
Curwood, J. O.
Curwood, J. O. 1878-1927
Curwood, J. Oliver
Curwood, J. Oliver 1878-1927
Curwood, James O.
Curwood, James O. 1878-1927
Curwood, James-Oliver.
Curwood, James-Oliver 1878-1927
Curwood, James Olivier
Kervud, Dzheĭms Oliver
Kervud, Dzheĭms Oliver 1878-1927
Kervud, Dzhems O. 1878-1927
Kėrvud, Dzhems Oliver 1878-1927
Kervuds, Džeims Olivers 1878-1927
Kervuds, Džeimss Olivers 1878-1927
Kerwuds, Džems Olivers 1878-1927
Кервуд, Джеймс 1878-1927
Кервуд, Джеймс Оливер 1878-1927
Кэрвуд, Джемс Оливер 1878-1927
カーウッド, J. O
カーウッド, ジェームズ
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