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Batten, Jack

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Works: 82 works in 181 publications in 1 language and 3,490 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  History  Popular works  Anecdotes  Fiction  Autographs  Handbooks, manuals, etc  Humor 
Roles: Collaborator
Classifications: D522.7, B
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The war to end all wars : the story of World War I by Jack Batten( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 412 libraries worldwide
A brilliant, concise history of World War I
The complete jogger by Jack Batten( Book )
5 editions published between 1977 and 1979 in English and held by 373 libraries worldwide
Incorporating his own experiences as a jogger, the author describes jogging clothing, warm-up exercise, postures, and techniques and points to the ways in which jogging contributes to physical well-being
Silent in an evil time : the brave war of Edith Cavell by Jack Batten( Book )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 340 libraries worldwide
Recounts British citizen Edith Cavell's efforts to save one thousand soldiers during World War I as part of an underground organization that helped soldiers trapped behind German lines find freedom
The man who ran faster than everyone : the story of Tom Longboat by Jack Batten( Book )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 276 libraries worldwide
Tom Longboat was a hero. A member of the Onondaga Nation, he was born on the Six Nations reserve in Oshwegen, near Brantford, Ontario. Despite poverty, poor training, and prejudice, Longboat went on to become one of the world's best runners. In 1907, at the height of his fame, he won the Boston Marathon and ran in the 1908 Olympic Marathon. Longboat was one of the best-known people of his day, and certainly the most prominent member of the Six Nations. Throughout his career he had to race against opponents, as well as rumors of illegal running activities. Nevertheless, he maintained his dignity, and his achievements still inspire people who understand the great pleasure of running, and running fast. From the Trade Paperback edition
Heather McKay's Complete book of squash by Heather McKay( Book )
5 editions published between 1977 and 1979 in English and held by 208 libraries worldwide
Oscar Peterson : the man and his jazz by Jack Batten( Book )
6 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 144 libraries worldwide
This book is the story of a black kid from a Montreal ghetto who reached accliam in the great music halls of the world
Mind over murder : DNA and other forensic adventures by Jack Batten( Book )
5 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 124 libraries worldwide
Honest Ed's story: the crazy rags to riches story of Ed Mirvish by Jack Batten( Book )
3 editions published between 1972 and 1973 in English and held by 113 libraries worldwide
Canada moves westward : 1880/1890 by Jack Batten( Book )
2 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 103 libraries worldwide
Judges by Jack Batten( Book )
5 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 101 libraries worldwide
Lawyers by Jack Batten( Book )
7 editions published between 1980 and 1987 in English and held by 100 libraries worldwide
Robinette, the dean of Canadian lawyers by Jack Batten( Book )
3 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 88 libraries worldwide
Quest for the Cup : a history of the Stanley Cup finals, 1893-2001 ( Book )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 78 libraries worldwide
On trial by Jack Batten( Book )
5 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 67 libraries worldwide
Crang plays the ace by Jack Batten( Book )
9 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in English and held by 64 libraries worldwide
Mayhem, Murder and Mystery...Crang is on the case. Mystery and comedy mix in this entertaining novel, written with the in-depth knowledge of the legal scene and the easygoing style that have made bestsellers of Batten's previous books
Champions: great figures in Canadian sport by Jack Batten( Book )
3 editions published in 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 61 libraries worldwide
Straight no chaser : a Crang mystery by Jack Batten( Book )
9 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and held by 59 libraries worldwide
Classic Batten -- on the rocks. Jazz. Cocaine. Vietnamese triads. Dope-dealing yuppie lawyers. Jack Batten's got them all in his second mystery novel starring Crang, the unconventional criminal lawyer with a taste for straight vodka and a nose for trouble
In court by Jack Batten( Book )
4 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in English and held by 59 libraries worldwide
Nancy Greene; an autobiography by Nancy Greene( Book )
5 editions published between 1968 and 1971 in English and held by 56 libraries worldwide
Canada at the Olympics : the first hundred years : 1896-1996 ( Book )
2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 51 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Batten, Jack
Batten, Jack Hubert 1932-
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English (101)
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