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Barkhouse, Joyce C.

Overview
Works: 20 works in 66 publications in 4 languages and 1,745 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Juvenile works  Fiction  Drama  History  Legends  Folklore  Film adaptations  Pictorial works  Catalogs 
Classifications: QE22.D28, 551.092
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Most widely held works by Joyce C Barkhouse
A name for himself a biography of Thomas Head Raddall by Joyce C Barkhouse ( )
12 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in English and held by 588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Twelve months in any place, my friend, is quite a weary whileAnd seems more like a century when lived on Sable Isle ... "So wrote Thomas Raddall at the age of eighteen, not dreaming that many years later Sable Island -- that "hell on earth"--Would provide a romantic background for one of his greatest novels, The Nymph and the Lamp. Traumatized by the horror of the great Halifax Explosion of 1917, followed in a few months by the death of his father in battle overseas, Tom was forced to leave school at the age of fourteen. This brief account of his life tells of his early adventures and of how h
The little giant, George Dawson by Joyce C Barkhouse ( )
6 editions published between 1989 and 2008 in English and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An exceptional man, George Mercer Dawson (1849-1901) a tiny hunchback, may have contributed more than any other person to early knowledge of the geology, biology and ethnology of Canada's Northwest. Possessed of a brilliant mind, boundless enthusiasm, an insatiable thirst for knowledge, and a great love of the land, he made some of the most epic exploratory journeys in Canadian history. His maps and reports remain invaluable reference sources. Both Dawson City and Dawson Creek are named in his honour. This book tells the story of some of his life experiences and adventures
George Dawson : the little giant by Joyce C Barkhouse ( Book )
3 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Biography of geologist who surveyed the Yukon
Anna's pet by Margaret Atwood ( Book )
5 editions published between 1980 and 2011 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Anna searches for a pet on her grandparent's farm and in the process discovers how different animals prefer to live
Pit pony by Joyce C Barkhouse ( Book )
4 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eleven-year-old Willie works in the coal mines of Cape Breton, rarely seeing the light of day. But he dreams of riding over the sand dunes of Sable Island on the back of a wild horse
The witch of Port LaJoye by Joyce C Barkhouse ( Book )
4 editions published between 1983 and 1985 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A huanting legend set in Prince Edward Island. A young Basque woman learns the healing ways of the Micmac, only to be called a witch by the settlers on the Island in the early 1700s
Abraham Gesner by Joyce C Barkhouse ( Book )
1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pit pony by Joyce C Barkhouse ( Book )
3 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Young Willie dreams of riding the wild horses on Sable Island as he works in the coal mines where he is befriended by Gem, the gentle pit pony
Pit pony by Eric Till ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It's the turn of the century. Electricity, the telephone, automobiles and radio promise a new world -- even in the remote mining town of Glace Bay. But for young orphan Willie MacLean, his family and friends, the hardships of the present threaten to crush any hope for the future
Pit pony : the picture book by Joyce C Barkhouse ( Book )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
At eleven years old, Willie has to go to work in the coal mines of Cape Breton, hardly ever seeing the light of day. But with the help of Gem the gentle pit pony he works with in the mine, he discovers that things are not always as bad as they seem
Yesterday's children by Joyce C Barkhouse ( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La bruja de Port LaJoye by Joyce C Barkhouse ( Book )
10 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in Spanish and Catalan and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Smallest rabbit by Joyce C Barkhouse ( Book )
2 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Lorenzen collection by Joyce C Barkhouse ( Book )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pit Pony ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Adventures of Willie MacLean, his family and his pit pony Gem as they live and work in a mining community in Nova Scotia
George Dawson George Dawson by Joyce C Barkhouse ( )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
George Mercer Dawson (1849-1901) defied health circumstances to become one of Canada's most exceptional geologists and explorers, particularly in the Yukon
Port Lajoyeko sorgina by Joyce C Barkhouse ( Book )
3 editions published in 1990 in Basque and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pit pony by Joyce C Barkhouse ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
L'Anna vol tenir un animalet by Margaret Atwood ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in Catalan and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Barkhouse, Joyce
Barkhouse, Joyce, 1913-
Barkhouse, Joyce 1913-2012
Barkhouse, Joyce C.
Barkhouse, Joyce Carman
Barkhouse, Joyce Carman, 1913-2012
Barkhouse, Joyce Carman Killam
Carman Barkhouse, Joyce 1913-2012
Killam, Joyce Carman
Languages
English (51)
Catalan (6)
Spanish (5)
Basque (3)
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