WorldCat Identities

Oliver, Chad 1928-1993

Overview
Works: 93 works in 220 publications in 8 languages and 2,487 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Science fiction  History  Juvenile works  Western fiction 
Roles: Author, Creator, Editor, Bibliographic antecedent, Contributor
Classifications: PS3565.L458, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Chad Oliver
 
Most widely held works by Chad Oliver
The shores of another sea by Chad Oliver( Book )

16 editions published between 1971 and 2015 in English and Italian and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unearthly neighbors by Chad Oliver( Book )

10 editions published between 1960 and 2015 in English and German and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Monte Stewart was an extremely intelligent, somewhat contentious anthropologist with a sense of humor and a nonconformist approach to life. As an expert in his field, he was chosen to approach the first apparently human-like form of life ever to be encountered on another planet. Here was the chance he had been waiting for all his life -- an opportunity to make contact, to investigate, to ascertain the facts about an altogether new man-like species, with the added knowledge that the peace of the worlds depended upon the establishment of friendly relations. But Stewart and his team of experts couldn't get to first base. They tried for weeks -- then vicious unreasoned tragedy struck their camp. What had gone wrong? Who were these 'people'? Why had they attacked the humans? Stewart had failed in his mission; but for his own peace of mind he had to discover the answers, and he had to do it alone
The winds of time by Chad Oliver( Book )

22 editions published between 1957 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shadows in the sun by Chad Oliver( Book )

19 editions published between 1954 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Combines elements of mystery with a thoughtful story about an advanced interstellar community's research outpost. A man gets caught up in the alien's study of earth's savages and must suddenly choose between the human present and a cosmic future
Ecology and cultural continuity as contributing factors in the social organization of the Plains Indians by Chad Oliver( Book )

9 editions published between 1960 and 1971 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mists of dawn : a science fiction novel by Chad Oliver( Book )

15 editions published between 1952 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A 17-year-old makes an unplanned trip through space and time to Europe 50,000 years ago where Neanderthal and Cro-Magnon man engage in conflict for survival
The edge of forever; classic anthropological science fiction by Chad Oliver( Book )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The discovery of humanity : an introduction to anthropology by Chad Oliver( Book )

7 editions published between 1980 and 1981 in English and German and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wolf is my brother by Chad Oliver( Book )

11 editions published between 1967 and 1988 in 3 languages and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Color illustration on front cover of United States Cavalry officers on horseback, riding through a canyon
Another kind : science-fiction stories by Chad Oliver( Book )

4 editions published in 1955 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Star above it, and other stories by Chad Oliver( Book )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Far from this Earth, and other stories by Chad Oliver( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Broken eagle by Chad Oliver( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cannibal owl by Chad Oliver( Book )

4 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Lee, a black man with the self-proclaimed task of protecting the family of his former trail partner, embarks on a dangerous quest to recover Otis Nesbitt, a ten-year-old boy kidnapped by a proud Comanche warrior"--Amazon.com
3 to the highest power : Bradbury, Oliver, Sturgeon by William F Nolan( Book )

3 editions published between 1968 and 1971 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Giants in the dust by Chad Oliver( Book )

2 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ecology and cultural continuity as contributing factors in the social organization of the Plains Indians by Chad Oliver( Book )

4 editions published between 1962 and 1971 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From other shores, an omnibus by Chad Oliver( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stardust by Chad Oliver( )

3 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collins floated through the jet blackness with every sense alert. He heard the low hum of voices welling up out of the emptiness ahead of him and the oxygen in the still air tasted sweet to him as he drank it into his lungs. The cold smell of metal was all around him, hemming him in, and he shivered involuntarily in the darkness
Lady killer by Chad Oliver( )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The human race faces extinction unless Earthmen can find mates on Mars!
 
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A Star above it, and other stories
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The cannibal owlFrom other shores, an omnibus
Alternative Names
Chad Oliver Amerikaans antropoloog (1928-1993)

Chad Oliver écrivain américain

Chad Oliver escritor estadounidense

Chad Oliver scriitor american

Chad Oliver scrittore statunitense

Chad Oliver US-amerikanischer Science-Fiction- und Western-Schriftsteller

Chadwick Symmes 1928-1993

Oliver, Ched 1928-1993

Oliver, S. C. 1928-1993

Oliver, Symmes C. 1928-1993

Oliver Symmes Chadwick

Oliver, Symmes Chadwick 1928-

Oliver Symmes Chadwick 1928-1993

Perry Gavin 1928-1993

Оливер Чед

چاد الیور

オリヴァー, チャド

チャド・オリヴァー

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