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Dietz, Norman

Overview
Works: 288 works in 1,034 publications in 1 language and 48,168 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Poetry  Juvenile works  Biography  History  Satire  Personal narratives‡vConfederate  Nature stories  Bildungsromans  Western stories 
Roles: Narrator, Author, Performer
Classifications: PS1305, 813.4
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Publications about Norman Dietz
Publications by Norman Dietz
Most widely held works about Norman Dietz
 
Most widely held works by Norman Dietz
The adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain( Sound Recording )
20 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,041 libraries worldwide
A nineteenth-century boy, floating down the Mississippi on a raft with a runaway slave, becomes involved with a feuding family, two scoundrels pretending to be royalty, and Tom Sawyer's aunt, who mistakes him for Tom
The Odyssey by Homer( Sound Recording )
18 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and held by 1,763 libraries worldwide
Epic poem about the wanderings of the Greek hero, Odysseus, following the Trojan War
The adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain( file )
29 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in English and held by 1,583 libraries worldwide
The adventures of a boy growing up in a nineteenth-century Mississippi River town as he plays hookey on an island, witnesses a crime, hunts for pirates' treasure, and becomes lost in a cave
Gulliver's travels by Jonathan Swift( file )
17 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in English and held by 1,077 libraries worldwide
The voyages of an Englishman carry him to a land of people six inches high, a land of giants, an island of sorcerers, and a land where horses are masters of human-like creatures
Life on the Mississippi by Mark Twain( file )
11 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in English and held by 1,071 libraries worldwide
"With wit and nostalgia, Mark Twain transports you to America's past when steamboats ruled the mighty rivers. Aclaimed as the author's most brilliant non-fiction, Life on the Mississippi offers a unique glimpse into Twain's personal life before he became the most popular humorist of his time."--Container
A man without a country by Kurt Vonnegut( file )
12 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 1,050 libraries worldwide
Author Kurt Vonnegut shares his often hilarious and always insightful reflections on America, art, politics, and life in general
White Fang by Jack London( file )
9 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and held by 1,021 libraries worldwide
The adventures in the northern wilderness of a dog who is part wolf and how he comes to make his peace with man
A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's court by Mark Twain( Computer File )
12 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in English and held by 1,006 libraries worldwide
A blow on the head transports a Yankee to 528 A.D. where he proceeds to modernize King Arthur's kingdom
The prince and the pauper by Mark Twain( file )
10 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 968 libraries worldwide
When young Edward VI of England and a poor boy who resembles him exchange places, each learns something about the other's very different station in life
The man that corrupted Hadleyburg by Mark Twain( file )
6 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 953 libraries worldwide
The title story of this collection of short stories features the tale of the "most honest and upright" town of Hadleyburg, whose residents boast of their unsmirched moral character. A stranger, offended by the pious reputation of the town, devises a plan to bring its honored residents to shame. Is there even one righteous man in Hadleyburg?
Roughing it a personal narrative by Mark Twain( file )
11 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in English and held by 947 libraries worldwide
Two American originals, Mark Twain and the West, come together in this documentary of the author's seven-year "pleasure trip" to the silver mines of Nevada. Twain had originally planned the trip to be a three-month "vacation;" not surprisingly for someone of Twain's temperament, the trip lasted seven years. His journey, like his book, has a way of taking ever-unexpected turns
A journey to the center of the earth by Jules Verne( Computer File )
9 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in English and held by 945 libraries worldwide
A fantastic voyage is undertaken from a volcanic crater in Iceland to the center of the earth
The bear in the attic by Patrick F McManus( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 910 libraries worldwide
In this collection of essays, McManus ponders the strange allure of the RV, a thirtieth-century hunting trip, the art of wrestling toads, the existential implications of being lost, the baffling tendency of animals to outsmart those who wish to hunt them, the singular pleasure of doubling the size of every fish one doesn't catch, and what happens when a bear named Pooky decides to hibernate in the attic
Tom Sawyer abroad by Mark Twain( Computer File )
8 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and held by 875 libraries worldwide
Tom's plan to become famous involves Huck Finn and his friend Jim in a crusade to the Holy Land by balloon ascension
Old yeller by Fred Gipson( Sound Recording )
13 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 814 libraries worldwide
The stray dog was ugly, and a thieving rascal, too! But he sure was clever, and a smart dog could be a big help on the wild Texas frontier. Strong and courageous, Old Yeller proved that he could protect Travis' family from any sort of danger
Heading out to wonderful a novel by Robert Goolrick( Sound Recording )
8 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 814 libraries worldwide
In 1948, a mysterious and charismatic man arrives in a small Virginia town carrying two suitcases--one contains his worldly possessions, the other is full of money. He soon inserts himself into the town's daily life, taking a job in the local butcher shop
20,000 leagues under the sea by Jules Verne( file )
6 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and held by 809 libraries worldwide
The adventures of a French scientist and his companions who travel the seven seas in the mid-nineteenth century as prisoners in the submarine of the mysterious Captain Nemo
Mosby's men by J. H Alexander( file )
5 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 806 libraries worldwide
Alexander presents a first hand account of the daring adventures, scenes and operations of Mosby's Rangers during the Civil War, spring 1864
The mutiny on board H.M.S. Bounty by William Bligh( file )
4 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in English and held by 782 libraries worldwide
William Bligh documents a two year journey from Plymouth to Tahiti and back, including a mutiny that found him adrift in an open boat with only two day's rations and 47 days from landfall
The celebrated cases of Judge Dee ( file )
3 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and held by 738 libraries worldwide
An authentic seventh-century Chinese magistrate solves three crimes
 
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