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Bergon, Frank

Overview
Works: 25 works in 94 publications in 2 languages and 4,346 library holdings
Genres: History  Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Diaries  Historical fiction  Biographical fiction  Western stories  Psychological fiction  Religious fiction  Miscellanea 
Roles: Author, Editor
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Publications by Frank Bergon
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Most widely held works by Frank Bergon
Stephen Crane's artistry by Frank Bergon( Book )
11 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 1,067 libraries worldwide
The journals of Lewis and Clark by Meriwether Lewis( Book )
16 editions published between 1989 and 2003 in English and held by 624 libraries worldwide
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The Wilderness reader by Frank Bergon( Book )
10 editions published between 1980 and 1994 in English and held by 456 libraries worldwide
Records the writing of 26 explorers, naturalists, hunters, philosophers, and conservationists
Shoshone Mike by Frank Bergon( Book )
6 editions published between 1987 and 1994 in English and held by 417 libraries worldwide
A dramatic fictionalized re-creation of a 1911 accident wherin a roving band of Shoshone Indians, accused of murdering four Basque Sheepman, were pursued two hundred miles and then massacred
Wild game by Frank Bergon( Book )
5 editions published in 1995 in English and Spanish and held by 319 libraries worldwide
The protagonist is Jack Irigaray, a biologist in Nevada who accompanies a game warden on a hunt for a poacher. In a shootout the warden is killed and Irigaray is wounded. At the trial the poacher receives a relatively light sentence and escapes. The biologist goes after him to settle scores
The Western writings of Stephen Crane by Stephen Crane( Book )
5 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 269 libraries worldwide
Jesse's ghost : a novel by Frank Bergon( Book )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 260 libraries worldwide
Told without nostalgia or sentimentality, Jesse's Ghost is a powerful novel about a man haunted by the crime he committed decades ago and the realization that the ghosts of his past will always haunt him. These are the sons and daughters of the people portrayed in Steinbeck's Grapes of Wrath--the generation who came of age when toughness, hard work, and loyalty defined what it meant to be a man in America. Through the chaos that surrounded him, the risks he took, and despite the mistakes he made, Jesse pursued the American Dream. His best friend Sonny, through the moving, funny, and tragic story he narrates in Jesse's Ghost, seeks a new life and redemption
A sharp lookout : selected nature essays of John Burroughs by John Burroughs( Book )
3 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 254 libraries worldwide
Looking far West : the search for the American West in history, myth, and literature by Frank Bergon( Book )
12 editions published between 1978 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 235 libraries worldwide
An anthology of writings about the American West including songs, stories, myth, fact, analysis and eulogy
The temptations of St. Ed & Brother S by Frank Bergon( Book )
4 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 220 libraries worldwide
The longings and dilemmas of these spiritual pilgrims become our own - and all America's - as we approach the uncertainties of the next millennium. Frank Bergon's powerful novel dramatizes the inner lives of intriguing modern-day monks, contemporary Shoshone Indians, a Basque prospector, a Mexican-American BLM ranger, a DOE nuclear test site worker, a Las Vegas TV talk-show host, and numerous desert dwellers engulfed in a controversy that is a current concern for all of us today. The Temptations of St. Ed and Brother S offers a dramatic, high-spirited search for recoverable sources of spiritual energy in our nuclear age
American fighters : a century of boxing in art ( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 45 libraries worldwide
Pathfinders of the American West : the journals of Lewis & Clark by Meriwether Lewis( Book )
3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 27 libraries worldwide
Delano : another crisis for the Catholic Church! by Frank Bergon( Book )
2 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
The western writings by Stephen Crane( Book )
2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
A sharp lookout by John Burroughs( Book )
1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
The temptations of St. Ed & Brother S by Frank Bergon( Book )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
In the 1990s many people are concerned about the environment, as are St. Ed and Brother S, the only monks at the Hermitage of Solitude in the Desert. Now there is a nuclear waste dump planned for nearby land, and both monks, as well as the Shoshone Indians, object. The monks also face temptations, including lust and the desire for fame. Strong language and some descriptions of sex
The journals of Lewis and Clark : excerpts from the historical documents by Meriwether Lewis( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
A recording of parts of Lewis' journal which include: first encounters with the Sioux; wintering at the Mandan villages; Sacajawea; portage of the Great Falls of the Missouri; horse trading with the Shoshonees; running rapids on the Columbia; and the first exploration of the Yellowstone. 1992
Western writings of Stephen Crane ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
A collection of twenty-seven western stories, sketches, reports and letters by the author of "The red badge of courage" (DC25940). The introduction considers the literary merit of Crane's work in relation to the mythical elements of the modern western story. 1979
The Inner wilderness by Frank Bergon( Book )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
The journals of Lewis and Clark ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Describes the expeditions of Lewis and Clark as recounted in their journals of their explorations
 
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Alternative Names
Frank Bergon American writer
Frank Bergon Amerikaans romanschrijver
Frank Bergon escritor estadounidense
Languages
English (90)
Spanish (1)
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