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Schaefer, Jack 1907-1991

Overview
Works: 199 works in 1,032 publications in 39 languages and 19,655 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Western fiction  Western films  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Short stories 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Author of introduction, Contributor, Editor
Classifications: PS3537.C223, 813.54
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Shane by Jack Schaefer( Book )

255 editions published between 1949 and 2017 in 23 languages and held by 5,029 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the summer of 1889, a mysterious and charismatic man rides into a small Wyoming valley, where he joins homesteaders who take a stand against a bullying cattle rancher, and where he changes the lives of a young boy and his parents
Old Ramon by Jack Schaefer( Book )

33 editions published between 1960 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wise old shepherd teaches a young boy lessons about survival, bravery, wisdom, and friendship as he shows him how to care for a flock of sheep in the harsh Mojave Desert
Monte Walsh by Jack Schaefer( Book )

26 editions published between 1963 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 933 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Monte Walsh is the kind of man who preferred coffee to whiskey and horseback to an easy chair, a cowboy who could turn a stampede, string barbed-wire barehanded and do anything else that needed to be done
Heroes without glory : some goodmen of the old West by Jack Schaefer( Book )

17 editions published between 1965 and 2016 in English and held by 725 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes biographies of the following historical figures: James Capen Adams, George Augustus Frederick Buxton, John A. Thompson, John Phillips, Wash-a-kie, John Simpson Chisum, Thomas J. Smith, Valentine T.O. McGillycuddy, Charles Fox Gardiner, and Elfego Baca
Shane by Jack Schaefer( Recording )

39 editions published between 1978 and 2017 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 705 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wyoming territory, 1889. A mysterious stranger named Shane rides into the Starretts' ranch and learns of the trouble between cattle baron Fletcher and the homesteaders. Shane decides to stay and help the family keep their stake
Mavericks by Jack Schaefer( Book )

15 editions published between 1967 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Waiting out his last days, an aged cowman relives his life as a carefree ranch hand
The short novels of Jack Schaefer by Jack Schaefer( Book )

3 editions published between 1966 and 1967 in English and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frontier and pioneer life--West (U.S.)--Fiction/SHANE, THE MOVIE WAS ADAPTED FROM ONE OF THESE SHORT STORIES IN THIS BOOK
Collected stories of Jack Schaefer by Jack Schaefer( Book )

7 editions published between 1966 and 1985 in English and held by 533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of 32 short stories about the West
The Kean land, and other stories by Jack Schaefer( Book )

18 editions published between 1959 and 2017 in English and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten short stories and a novelette dealing with various aspects of the West
An American bestiary by Jack Schaefer( Book )

3 editions published between 1975 and 1979 in English and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Notes of an amateur naturalist"--Jacket subtitle
The plainsmen by Jack Schaefer( Book )

3 editions published between 1952 and 1963 in English and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten short stories about life in the western plains showing life both as it was and as it should have been
Company of cowards by Jack Schaefer( Book )

24 editions published between 1957 and 2017 in English and Italian and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the story of eight civil war soldiers, court-martialed and convicted of cowardice. The military gives the men a second chance and they form a ragtag group, Company Q. Shunned by their colleagues, Company Q is ordered to the western frontier and, in an exciting conclusion, given a chance to reclaim their self-respect by capturing a strategic hill from a group Indian warriors. An action-packed tale of adventure and redemption from one of the masters of the classic western novel -- Amazon
The canyon by Jack Schaefer( Book )

26 editions published between 1953 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Out West : an anthology of stories( Book )

3 editions published in 1955 in English and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The pioneers by Jack Schaefer( Book )

33 editions published between 1954 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eleven western short stories
First blood by Jack Schaefer( Book )

44 editions published between 1953 and 1980 in 5 languages and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jesse Harker, only seventeen, must face violence on the western frontier and hard choices that only older men should have to make
Stubby Pringle's Christmas by Jack Schaefer( Book )

5 editions published between 1900 and 2017 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stubby Pringle, nearly twenty, is on his way to a Christmas dance when he meets a family in need and finds a different way to celebrate Christmas Eve
The big range by Jack Schaefer( Book )

17 editions published between 1953 and 2017 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Schaefer shares the individual stories of seven people--rancher, sheepherder, homesteader, town settler, soldier, miner, and cowboy--in this collection. He tells the tales as they can only be told: in the open spaces of the Old West. In these memorable narratives Schaefer depicts the unique conflicts of settler life and captures the spirit of the resolute, willful, determined, and broken characters found on the Western frontier."--
Monte Walsh by Jack Schaefer( Recording )

16 editions published between 1986 and 2015 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A classic about the American West and the life and times of one tough cowboy, Monte Walsh. Partial to pretty women, gambling, and practical jokes, Monte doesn't have to look far to find trouble. Luckily for him, Monte's best friend, Chet, is always there to post bail or quickly get Monte out of town. As Monte grows older though, and the West inevitably changes, he resists changing with it, and shows his dedication and loyalty to the cowboy way of life
Cowboy and Indian trader by Joseph Schmedding( Book )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the early years of the twentieth century, when he was still in teens, the author of this book worked as a cowboy on the Triangle Bar Triangle Ranch at Chaco Canyon, New Mexico, on the edge of the Navajo Reservation. This was the famous Wetherill ranch, located barely a stone's throw from the spectacular Anasazi ruins of Pueblo Bonito. Schmedding's absorbing account of his years as a cowboy and his later experiences at nearby Sanders and Keams Canyon trading posts in Arizona offer an authentic view of the day-to-day life of real cowboys and real Indians, mingled with fascinating glimpses of the pioneering archaeological activities of the Wetherills and the Hyde exploring expedition -- Back cover
 
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Alternative Names
Jack Schaefer Amerikaans schrijver (1907-1991)

Jack Schaefer écrivain américain

Jack Schaefer escritor estadounidense

Schaefer Jack

Schaefer, Jack, 1907-

Schaefer Jack Warner

Schaefer, Jack Warner 1907-

Schaefer, Jack Warner 1907-1991

Warner Schaefer, Jack 1907-1991

Шефер, Джек Уорнер

ג'ק שפר סופר אמריקאי

جاك شيفر، 1907-1991

셰이퍼, 잭 1907-1991

シェーファー, ジャック

ジャック・シェーファー

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