WorldCat Identities

Baldwin, Gordon C. (Gordon Cortis) 1908-1983

Overview
Works: 55 works in 104 publications in 1 language and 5,717 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Games  History  Fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: E99.A6, 970.1
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Gordon C Baldwin
The Apache Indians : raiders of the Southwest by Gordon C Baldwin( Book )

3 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the history and the culture of the Apache Indians and discusses their present-day life
Indians of the Southwest by Gordon C Baldwin( Book )

7 editions published between 1970 and 1973 in English and held by 566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of the Navajo, Pueblo, and Mojave Indians from prehistoric times to the present day emphasizing their relationships with the Spanish and American settlers
How Indians really lived by Gordon C Baldwin( Book )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Accounts of the daily lives of North American Indians, as reconstructed by archaeologists and anthropologists. Examines each of the nine different culture areas such as the desert dwellers of the Southwest and the Eskimo hunters of the Arctic
Games of the American Indian by Gordon C Baldwin( Book )

3 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the games and toys of the pre-Columbian Indians of North America and discusses how they reflect the cultural similarities and differences of various tribes
Inventors and inventions of the ancient world by Gordon C Baldwin( Book )

3 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses some of the inventions of the ancient world and the cultures which produced them
America's buried past; the story of North American archaeology by Gordon C Baldwin( Book )

3 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A report of early Indian cultures from the primitive nomadic tribes that populated North America 25,000 years ago to the Temple Mound Indians of the southeast. Grades 6-9
Schemers, dreamers, and medicine men; witchcraft and magic among primitive people by Gordon C Baldwin( Book )

3 editions published between 1970 and 1971 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the superstitions, customs, and magic of primitive and civilized people throughout the world
Stone age peoples today by Gordon C Baldwin( Book )

2 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A survey of primitive groups that live today as they did thousands of years ago, their customs and culture unchanged
Talking drums to written word; how early man learned to communicate by Gordon C Baldwin( Book )

2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the development of the written word for the purposes of communicating and recording knowledge
Pyramids of the New World by Gordon C Baldwin( Book )

3 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the New World's Pre-Columbian pyramids and their significance in the social, political, and religious life of long-vanished civilizations
The warrior Apaches; a story of the Chiricahua and Western Apache by Gordon C Baldwin( Book )

7 editions published between 1965 and 1973 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Race against time : the story of salvage archaeology by Gordon C Baldwin( Book )

2 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A large percentage of the important archaeological sites of the world are in river valleys where they are vulnerable to destruction and flooding because of the many new dams being built everywhere. This is the story of the men and women who are trying to salvage these valuable ruins
The ancient ones : Basketmakers and Cliff Dwellers of the Southwest by Gordon C Baldwin( Book )

2 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cultural history of the Pueblo Indians, from the early Basketmakers to the sixteenth century Spanish Invasion. Includes a brief chapter on the Pueblo Indians today
The riddle of the past : how archaeological detectives solve prehistoric puzzles by Gordon C Baldwin( Book )

2 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the brief one-hundred-year history of archeology, its development as a science and its increasing importance as a key to the past. Explains the methods used in the field for plotting digs, keeping records, and determining ages of finds
Calendars to the past : how science dates archaeological ruins by Gordon C Baldwin( Book )

4 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the work of geologists, astronomers, physicists, and botanists to develop methods for determining the age of archeological discoveries
Strange peoples and stranger customs by Gordon C Baldwin( Book )

2 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes customs and ways of life strange to Western man that come from the cultures of primitive men, both prehistoric and present-day. Covers such elements as dress, food and cooking, housing, communication, and religion and magic
The world of prehistory; the story of man's beginnings by Gordon C Baldwin( Book )

1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History
Trouble range by Gordon C Baldwin( Book )

4 editions published between 1956 and 1959 in English and Undetermined and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roundup at Wagonmound by Gordon C Baldwin( Book )

2 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trail north by Gordon C Baldwin( Book )

2 editions published between 1956 and 1957 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names

controlled identityBaldwin, Gordo, 1908-1983

controlled identityGordon, Lew, 1908-1983

Baldwin, G. C.

Baldwin, G. C. 1908-1983

Baldwin, G. C. (Gordon Cortis), 1908-1983

Baldwin, Gordon C.

Baldwin, Gordon Cortis 1908-

Languages
English (57)