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Margolin, Malcolm

Overview
Works: 27 works in 63 publications in 1 language and 3,054 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Anecdotes  Fiction  Handbooks and manuals  Folklore  History  Biography  Legends  Guidebooks  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction
Classifications: QL795.D6, 970.494
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Malcolm Margolin
The earth manual by Malcolm Margolin( Book )

7 editions published between 1975 and 1985 in English and held by 632 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Way we lived : California Indian reminiscences, stories, and songs by Malcolm Margolin( Book )

6 editions published between 1981 and 1993 in English and held by 591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of reminiscences, stories, and songs that reflect the diversity of the people native to California
The Ohlone way : Indian life in the San Francisco-Monterey Bay Area by Malcolm Margolin( Book )

9 editions published between 1978 and 2014 in English and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Draws upon research to imagine daily life among the Ohlone Native Americans in northern California before the arrival of the Spanish
Voyages and adventures of La Pérouse by Jean-François de Galaup La Pérouse( Book )

10 editions published between 1989 and 2007 in English and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'importance du récit du dernier voyage de La Pérouse vient de ce qu'il clôt définitivement une époque : il se présente comme une véritable expédition scientifique, tant par le matériel très élaboré que par le haut niveau de l'équipe de savants qu'elle embarque
Native ways : California Indian stories and memories( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

California Indian culture and history, including the ongoing cultural revival
Adopted by Indians : a true story by Thomas Jefferson Mayfield( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A children's version of "Indian summer :
Unwritten history; life amongst the Modocs by Joaquin Miller( Book )

3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The East Bay out : a personal guide to the East Bay regional parks by Malcolm Margolin( Book )

4 editions published between 1974 and 1988 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stickeen by John Muir( Book )

2 editions published between 1981 and 1990 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

True story of a brave dog who accompanied John Muir on an exploration of glacial areas in Alaska
Berkeley inside/out : a guide to restaurants, entertainment, people and politics by Don Pitcher( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trail posts : a literary exploration of California's State Parks( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wonderments of the East Bay by Sylvia Linsteadt( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New California writing( )

in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Totem : the Papago legend of the creation of the giant cactus, called saguaro( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

California Indians and the environment( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musical instruments of native California( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quirky Berkeley by Tom Dalzell( Book )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Living in a well-ordered world : Indian people of Northwestern California by Malcolm Margolin( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Indian summer : traditional life among the Choinumne Indians of California's San Joaquin Valley by Thomas Jefferson Mayfield( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1850, six-year-old Thomas Jefferson Mayfield was adopted by the Choinumne Yokuts of California's San Joaquin Valley. For the next dozen years he slept in their houses, joined them on their daily rounds, and followed them on their annual expeditions by tule boat to Tulare Lake. He spoke their language, wore their style of dress, ate their foods, and in short, lived almost entirely like an Indian. The reminiscences he left behind are unique: the only known account by any outsider who lived among a California Indian people while they were still following their traditional ways. Rich in detail and anecdote, Indian Summer tells how the Choinumne built their houses, navigated their boats, hunted their game, and prepared their foods. It also provides a rare and welcome glimpse into the intimacies of daily life. Enlightening as well are descriptions of the natural landscape of the San Joaquin Valley in the 1850s--of the expansive flowery meadows, the lakes and sloughs, the great forests of valley oaks, the herds of antelope, the surge of salmon that fought their way up the rivers, the flight of geese and ducks that darkened the sky. Abounding in information that anthropologist John P. Harrington described as "rescued from oblivion," Indian Summer portrays with accuracy, zest, and insight the nearly lost and beautiful world of the Choinumne Yokuts and the valley in which they lived. --From publisher description
Totem : the Papago legend of the creation of the giant cactus, called saguaro : with twelve photographic images by Wolf Von dem Bussche( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Large saguaro cacti and other plants in the desert. The cactus' shadow is the focus in some of the images
 
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The Ohlone way : Indian life in the San Francisco-Monterey Bay Area
Alternative Names
Malcolm Margolin Amerikaans schrijver

Malcolm Margolin author, publisher, and the founder and executive director of Heyday Books

Languages
English (59)

Covers
The Way we lived : California Indian reminiscences, stories, and songsThe Ohlone way : Indian life in the San Francisco-Monterey Bay AreaVoyages and adventures of La PérouseNative ways : California Indian stories and memoriesAdopted by Indians : a true storyUnwritten history; life amongst the ModocsThe East Bay out : a personal guide to the East Bay regional parksStickeenIndian summer : traditional life among the Choinumne Indians of California's San Joaquin Valley