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Eckert, Allan W.

Overview
Works: 98 works in 451 publications in 5 languages and 26,181 library holdings
Genres: History  Fiction  Biography  Juvenile works  Biographies  Historical fiction  Nature stories  Biographical fiction  War fiction  Field guides 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PZ7.E1978, FIC
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Publications about Allan W Eckert
Publications by Allan W Eckert
Publications by Allan W Eckert, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Allan W Eckert
 
Most widely held works by Allan W Eckert
Incident at Hawk's Hill by Allan W Eckert( Book )
61 editions published between 1971 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 3,566 libraries worldwide
A shy, lonely six-year-old wanders into the Canadian prairie and spends a summer under the protection of a badger
The frontiersmen : a narrative by Allan W Eckert( Book )
22 editions published between 1967 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,268 libraries worldwide
Includes list of individual Indians and glossary of Shawnee words and phrases
Wilderness empire : a narrative by Allan W Eckert( Book )
25 editions published between 1969 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,921 libraries worldwide
Maps on lining papers. A narrative account of the eighteenthcentury struggle of England and France in the Iroquois territory for dominance
A sorrow in our heart : the life of Tecumseh by Allan W Eckert( Book )
18 editions published between 1991 and 1994 in English and held by 1,883 libraries worldwide
A biography of the Shawnee chief describes his plan to amalgamate all North American tribes into one people, his role as a military strategist, and his death in battle
That dark and bloody river : chronicles of the Ohio River Valley by Allan W Eckert( Book )
11 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,248 libraries worldwide
A history of the early settlement of the country along the Ohio River
Twilight of empire : a narrative by Allan W Eckert( Book )
7 editions published between 1988 and 2004 in English and held by 1,078 libraries worldwide
Tales of America's westward expansion into the Old Northwest territory
Gateway to empire by Allan W Eckert( Book )
9 editions published between 1983 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,063 libraries worldwide
Maps on lining papers. The settling of the Illinois region from 1763 to 1816 focusing on the Chicago Portage, the link between the East and the riches of the West
The wilderness war : a narrative by Allan W Eckert( Book )
10 editions published between 1978 and 2003 in English and held by 1,049 libraries worldwide
Maps on lining papers. Provides a factual account of the last years of the Iroquois Empire and the first years of the American nation
Return to Hawk's Hill : a novel by Allan W Eckert( Book )
7 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 931 libraries worldwide
Running away from a vicious trapper, seven-year-old Ben MacDonald is separated from his family and eventually ends up on the shores of Lake Winnipeg, where he is taken in by a tribe of Metis Indians
The owls of North America (north of Mexico) : all the species and subspecies illustrated in color and fully described by Karl E Karalus( Book )
19 editions published between 1973 and 1987 in English and held by 796 libraries worldwide
Blue Jacket, war chief of the Shawnees by Allan W Eckert( Book )
8 editions published between 1969 and 2004 in English and held by 664 libraries worldwide
The life of a famous Shawnee war chief is told. It discusses how he, a white settler, wanted to become an Indian and actually became one
The silent sky; the incredible extinction of the passenger pigeon, a novel by Allan W Eckert( Book )
7 editions published between 1965 and 2000 in English and held by 601 libraries worldwide
Recreates the last perilous years of the passenger pigeon
Wild season by Allan W Eckert( Book )
8 editions published between 1967 and 1981 in English and held by 600 libraries worldwide
Through a day-by-day account the author tells "of quick cycles of birth, life and death among the wildlife in a lake region on the Wisconsin-Illinois border during a lush and beautiful May ... In following, by turn, a bull frog, bass, osprey, raccoon, marsh hawk, meadowlark, bull snake and other predators, he illustrates how nature renews itself and feeds upon itself"--Publishers Weekly
The great auk, a novel by Allan W Eckert( Book )
13 editions published between 1963 and 1991 in English and German and held by 507 libraries worldwide
On June 3, 1844 the great auk, a North Atlantic bird resembling the penguin, became extinct when men killed the last two specimens on the island of Eldey off the coast of Iceland. In this story, the author traces the growth of the last leader from hatching to maturity and follows the doomed birds on their last migration
Savage journey : a novel by Allan W Eckert( Book )
6 editions published between 1979 and 2001 in English and Dutch and held by 453 libraries worldwide
A thirteen-year-old girl faces a desperate struggle for survival when she is lost in the Amazon jungle during an expedition led by her archeologist father
Song of the wild by Allan W Eckert( Book )
4 editions published between 1980 and 2000 in English and held by 421 libraries worldwide
A young boy's remarkable ability to transfer his consciousness at will into any living organism and to share what it experiences proves to be an exhilarating but bittersweet gift
The scarlet mansion by Allan W Eckert( Book )
6 editions published between 1985 and 2000 in English and held by 394 libraries worldwide
Draws a portrait of mass murderer Hermann Mudgett, better known as H.H. Holmes, who, in addition to killing more than one hundred victims, leads a colorful life as a pharmacist, teacher, inventor, landscape architect, and storekeeper
 
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Alternative Names
Allan W. Eckert American writer
Allan W. Eckert Amerikaans schrijver (1931-2011)
Allan W. Eckert amerikansk historikar og skribent
Allan W. Eckert amerikansk historiker och författare
Allan W. Eckert amerikansk historiker og skribent
Allan W. Eckert escriptor estatunidenc
Allan W. Eckert escritor estadounidense
Allan W. Eckert US-amerikanischer Schriftsteller
エッカート, アラン・W
Languages
English (220)
French (11)
German (5)
Japanese (1)
Dutch (1)
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