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Kroeber, Theodora

Overview
Works: 84 works in 420 publications in 10 languages and 11,291 library holdings
Genres: Biographies  Biography  Juvenile works  Folklore  Portraits  Fiction  Christmas stories  Pictorial works  History  Biographical films 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Bibliographic antecedent, Author of introduction
Classifications: E90.I8, 970.3
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Theodora Kroeber
Ishi in two worlds : a biography of the last wild Indian in North America by Theodora Kroeber( Book )

131 editions published between 1961 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 3,684 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ishi stumbled into the twentieth century on the morning of August 29, 1911, when, desperate with hunger and with terror of the white murderers of his family, he was found in the corral of a slaughter house near Oroville, California. Finally identified as an Indian by an anthropologist, Ishi was brought to San Francisco by Professor T.T. Waterman and lived there the rest of his life under the care and protection of Alfred Kroeber and the staff of the University of California's Museum of Anthropology
Ishi, last of his tribe by Theodora Kroeber( Book )

47 editions published between 1964 and 1996 in English and Korean and held by 1,670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The old Yahi World and the new world of the white man as seen by Ishi, last survivor of his people
Ishi, the last Yahi : a documentary history( Book )

12 editions published between 1979 and 1981 in English and held by 1,144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains documents concerning the life of Ishi, the last Yana Indian
The inland whale by Theodora Kroeber( Book )

40 editions published between 1959 and 2006 in English and held by 1,056 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stories and legends about whales from Californian Native American traditions
Alfred Kroeber; a personal configuration by Theodora Kroeber( Book )

18 editions published between 1970 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 930 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Almost ancestors : the first Californians by Theodora Kroeber( Book )

10 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 869 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A green Christmas by Theodora Kroeber( Book )

7 editions published between 1967 and 1987 in English and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Christmas miracle happens when Santa Claus crosses the desert and comes to visit two children who live in the snowless valleys of California
Drawn from life : California Indians in pen and brush by Theodora Kroeber( Book )

4 editions published between 1977 and 1989 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ishi in two worlds : a biography of the last wild Indian in North America by Theodora Kroeber( )

16 editions published between 1974 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kroeber recalls how Ishi changed from cave-dweller to urbanite in one day
Carrousel by Theodora Kroeber( Book )

2 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The winged carrousel horse had a wildness carved in his wings, and it took more than courage to rescue him when his wildness took him into the danger of becoming a mere statue
An anthropologist looks at history by Alfred Louis Kroeber( Book )

17 editions published between 1963 and 1966 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The inland whale : nine stories retold from California Indian legends by Theodora Kroeber( Book )

8 editions published between 1900 and 2006 in English and Ugaritic and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of nine tales, selected and retold by an anthropologist, for the adult general-interest reader. This book's foreward, by the author's son, provides context about the author's methods and describes his own personal connection to the stories themselves
Ishi, el último de su tribu by Theodora Kroeber( Book )

16 editions published between 1964 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Timeless woman : writer and interpreter of the California Indian world by Theodora Kroeber( Book )

3 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Interviews conducted in 1976-1978 by Anne Brower for the Regional Oral History Office, Bancroft Library. Copy of photograph inserted. Introduction by August Frugé. Growing up in mining town in Colorado; student days, UC Berkeley, 1915-1919; graduate work in anthropology; marriage to Alfred Kroeber; family and children; her writing career; service as UC Regent, 1977-1978. Appended: photocopies of documentary material supporting the interviews, including bibliography
Le livre Terre humaine by James Agee( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in French and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shropshire revisited by Theodora Kroeber( )

1 edition published in 1961 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ishi in two worlds (II) : from cave-dweller to urbanite in one day( Recording )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anthropologist Theodora Kroeber describes the transition from primitive culture to modern society made by Ishi, member of a remote tribe in Northern California. Includes original recordings of Ishi's chants
Karok myths by A. L Kroeber( Book )

2 editions published between 1980 and 1995 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ishi un uomo tra due mondi : la storia dell'ultimo indiano Yahi by Theodora Kroeber( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in Italian and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ishi in two worlds (I) ; Theodora Kroeber discusses the life of a Stone Age man( Recording )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a discussion with Charlotte Reed, anthropologist Theodora Kroeber describes the life of Ishi and his people, the Yana Indians, a Stone Age tribe in Northern California
 
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Ishi in two worlds : a biography of the last wild Indian in North America
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Ishi, last of his tribeIshi, the last Yahi : a documentary historyThe inland whaleIshi in two worlds : a biography of the last wild Indian in North AmericaThe inland whale : nine stories retold from California Indian legends
Alternative Names
Brown, Theodora Kracaw

Kracaw Theodora

Krēbere, Teodora

Kroeber, Kracaw Quinn.

Kroeber-Quinn Theodora

Kroeber-Quinn, Theodora 1897-1979

Kroeber, Teodora.

Kroeber, Th. 1897-1979

Kroeber, Theodora

Kroeber Theodora Kracaw

Kroeber, Theodora Kracaw 1897-1979

Kroeber Theodora Kracaw Brown

Kroeber, Theodore.

Kurōbā, Shiodōra

Kurōbā, Shiodōra 1897-1979

Quinn, Theodora Kroeber-.

Quinn, Theodora Kroeber- 1897-1979

Theodora Kracaw Kroeber

Theodora Kroeber Amerikaans schrijfster

Theodora Kroeber Amerikaans schrijver

Theodora Kroeber anthropologue, épouse d'Alfred Kroeber

Theodora Kroeber scrittrice e antropologa statunitense

Theodora Kroeber US-amerikanische Anthropologin

Кребер, Т

Кребер, Т. (Теодора)

Теодора Крёбер американская писательница и анрополог

데오도라, 크로버 1897-1979

크로버, 데오도라 1897-1979

クローバー, シオドーラ

シオドーラ・クローバー

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