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Marshall, James Vance 1924-

Overview
Works: 100 works in 349 publications in 3 languages and 6,589 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Drama  Folklore  Film adaptations  Sea stories  Young adult works  History 
Roles: Narrator, Adapter, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PR6066.A9, 823
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Publications about James Vance Marshall
Publications by James Vance Marshall
Most widely held works about James Vance Marshall
 
Most widely held works by James Vance Marshall
Walkabout by James Vance Marshall( Book )
104 editions published between 1957 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,856 libraries worldwide
Two Australian school children, defenseless in the vast wilderness of the Outback, meet an Aborigine youth in his walkabout and are forced to undergo a walkabout of their own
White-out by James Vance Marshall( Book )
10 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 912 libraries worldwide
In January 1942, a small force sent to Antarctica is shelled, and with "their shelter and supplies gone, cut off from contact with the outside world, ... [they] must struggle to complete their task and to endure in that hostile environment for the many months that must pass until help can reach them. Only one man makes it, and he claims both to have lost his memory and to long to return to his Antarctic purgatory. Why?"--Jacket
Stories from the billabong by James Vance Marshall( Book )
5 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 821 libraries worldwide
Ten ancient legends of the Yorta-Yorta people -- one of Australia's Aboriginal tribes, are retold here. You will discover how Great Mother Snake created and peopled the world with plants and creatures, what made Frog croak, why Kangaroo has a pouch, and just what it is that makes Platypus so special
A river ran out of Eden by James Vance Marshall( Book )
21 editions published between 1962 and 1998 in English and held by 461 libraries worldwide
The wind at morning by James Vance Marshall( Book )
8 editions published between 1973 and 1974 in English and held by 457 libraries worldwide
A walk to the hills of the dreamtime by James Vance Marshall( Book )
10 editions published between 1970 and 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 374 libraries worldwide
Childrens story (13-16 year olds) of part Aboriginal children stranded in Northern Territory who live with Bindibu tribesmen on Sturt Creek, Western Australia; camp life, brief note on marriage rules, rainbow myth, eagle & lizard myth in English only, some words & sentences in original language with free version, glossary (41 terms) of food plants, animals, trees, mythology
My boy John that went to sea by James Vance Marshall( Book )
6 editions published between 1966 and 1968 in English and held by 287 libraries worldwide
The account of a boy and his father in their struggles to understand each other superimposed against a sea adventure and a search for a great whale
Walkabout by Nicolas Roeg( visu )
26 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 93 libraries worldwide
An Australian aborigine on his tribal initiation "walkabout" in the outback rescues an English brother and sister who have been abandoned there
The rainbow serpent and other stories by Paul Shipton( Book )
8 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 58 libraries worldwide
A River ran out of Eden by James Vance Marshall( Book )
6 editions published between 1962 and 1988 in English and held by 55 libraries worldwide
The arrival of a rare golden seal and an unscrupulous poacher brings violence to a family living alone on an isolated Aleutian island
The children by James Vance Marshall( Book )
8 editions published between 1959 and 1960 in English and held by 49 libraries worldwide
Still waters by James Vance Marshall( Book )
2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 44 libraries worldwide
My boy John that went to sea by James Vance Marshall( Book )
6 editions published between 1966 and 1986 in English and German and held by 39 libraries worldwide
More stories from the Billabong by James Vance Marshall( Book )
2 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 34 libraries worldwide
How did turtle get his shell? Why do young koalas cling to their mothers' backs? How was the mighty Murray River created? Ten witty retellings of legends from the Yorta Yorta people to delight readers of all ages
The golden seal by Christopher Rice( Book )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
In collaboration : three television plays by Maurice Hurst( Book )
1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Sie segelten nach dem Abendstern Eine Geschichte d. Erstentdeckungen by James Vance Marshall( Book )
4 editions published between 1968 and 1970 in German and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Die Kinder by James Vance Marshall( Book )
5 editions published between 1961 and 1971 in German and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Unterwegs zu den Traumbergen by James Vance Marshall( Book )
2 editions published between 1973 and 1976 in German and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Walkabout ; James Vance Marshall by James Vance Marshall( Book )
1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Cameron, Ian, 1924-

Cameron, Ian.
Cameron, Jan 1924-
Gordon, Donald.
Gordon, Donald 1924- Pseudonym
Marshall, James Vance.
Marshall, James Vance 1924- Pseudonym
Marshall, Vance, 1924-
Māsharu, Jēmuzu Vansu 1924-
Payne, Donald 1924-
Payne, Donald G. 1924-
Payne, Donald Gordon, 1924-
Payne, Donald Gordon 1924- Wirklicher Name
Vance Marshall, James 1924-
Languages
English (222)
German (15)
Spanish (1)
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