WorldCat Identities

Macfarlan, Allan A.

Overview
Works: 33 works in 111 publications in 1 language and 6,949 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Games  Folklore  Guidebooks  Handbooks and manuals 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: E98.G2, 796.5
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Allan A Macfarlan
Handbook of American Indian games by Allan A Macfarlan( Book )

11 editions published between 1958 and 1985 in English and held by 1,173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of 150 simple games that were once played by Native American tribes
Living like Indians; book of American Indian outdoor and trail activities by Allan A Macfarlan( Book )

17 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 669 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides insights into the culture of the Native American peoples and includes suggestions for over one thousand projects, games, and crafts plus advice on woodcrafting, knot-tying, observing wildlife, cooking, canoeing, signaling, and storytelling
Knotcraft; the art of knot tying by Allan A Macfarlan( Book )

6 editions published between 1967 and 2012 in English and held by 589 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The art of knot-tying afloat and ashore. Knots for every use in work, play, games, stunts, magic."
Fireside book of North American Indian folktales by Allan A Macfarlan( Book )

2 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a collection of traditional tales from various North American tribes under such headings as Mystery and Magic, Romance and Enchantment, and Animal and Bird Folktales
Exploring the outdoors with Indian secrets by Allan A Macfarlan( Book )

5 editions published between 1971 and 1994 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes tracking animals through forest growth, stalking wildlife, luring nature's creatures to cameras, gun, or observation and more
American Indian legends( Book )

6 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The boy's book of Indian skills by Allan A Macfarlan( Book )

3 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A handbook on woodlore, hiking, tracking, camping, and other Indian skills. Also provides instructions for making costumes and other tribal implements
Treasury of memory-making campfires by Allan A Macfarlan( Book )

2 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The boy's book of backyard camping by Allan A Macfarlan( Book )

3 editions published between 1968 and 1974 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A handbook for backyard camping, including instructions for choosing and caring for equipment, cooking, making life more comfortable, mastering basic camping skills such as knot tying and first aid, and staging a camping show
New games for 'tween-agers by Allan A Macfarlan( Book )

2 editions published in 1952 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The boy's book of hiking by Allan A Macfarlan( Book )

3 editions published between 1968 and 1974 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes advice on how to hike, different kinds of hikes with varying purposes, food, clothing, finding your way, health and safety, equipment, and overnight camping
Modern hunting with Indian secrets; basic, old-new skills for observing and matching wits with nature by Allan A Macfarlan( Book )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Basic, old-new skills for observing and matching wits with nature. {inside cover.}
The boy's book of biking by Allan A Macfarlan( Book )

6 editions published between 1968 and 1972 in English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the origin and history of the bicycle, rules of safety, how to choose a bicycle, and skills necessary for bike trips and games
The boy's book of outdoor discovery by Allan A Macfarlan( Book )

2 editions published between 1969 and 1974 in English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A handbook on exploring nature and enjoying the out-of-doors in city or country, including such topics as SOS signals, gardening, observing wildlife, kite flying, and fishing
The boy's book of rainy-day doings by Allan A Macfarlan( Book )

3 editions published between 1968 and 1973 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Knotcraft, the practical and entertaining art of tying knots by Allan A Macfarlan( Book )

5 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

ROPE TENT-FRAMESROPE BEDS; BUNKS; LOG ROLLING; MAKING A TRAVOIS; 6 - Games With Rope; ROPE SNATCH; ROPE WALK; RING IN A RING; ON TARGET!; GIVE-AWAY GAME; OVER THE ROPE; UNDER THE ROPE; FOUR-ROPE GUESSING GAME; CHIPPEWA GUESSING GAME; FENCE TAG; RACE ON PLACE; MOON FLIGHT; STEPPING-STONES; ISLAND HOP; FOUR-WAY TUG-OF-WAR; ROPE-HOLD TAG; CROSS-STEP ROPE TUG; 7 - Knotcraft Fun; KNOT-TYING CONTESTS: BLINDFOLD OR VISUAL; SIX-KNOT RACE; KNOT RELAY; KNOT DETECTIVE; KNOTTY; KNOT RACE; KNOT PAIRS; KNOT SHOW; TRAVOIS RACE; 8 - Tricky Knot and Rope Stunts; MY LADY'S WAIST; KOREAN TWIRL; SKY HIGH!
More new games for 'tween-agers by Allan A Macfarlan( Book )

2 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Camp fire & council ring programs by Allan A Macfarlan( Book )

2 editions published in 1951 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Games from Bible lands and times by Allan A Macfarlan( Book )

2 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Native American tales and legends by Allan A Macfarlan( Book )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

More than 30 stories from a variety of Native American tribes cover creation myths, hero tales, and trickster stories, as well as tales of little people, giants, and monsters, and of magic, enchantment, sorcery, and the spirit world. Included are "The White Stone Canoe" (Chippewa), "Raven Pretends to Build a Canoe" (Tsimhian), many more
 
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Handbook of American Indian games
Alternative Names
Mac Farlan Allan

Mac Farlan, Allan A. 1903-

Macfarlan, Allan

Macfarlan, Allan 1903-

Macfarlan, Allan F.

Macfarlan, Allan F. 1903-

Mc Farlan Allan

Mc Farlan, Allan A. 1903-

McFarlan Allan

Mcfarlan, Allan A. 1903-

Languages
English (89)

Covers
Living like Indians; book of American Indian outdoor and trail activitiesExploring the outdoors with Indian secretsKnotcraft, the practical and entertaining art of tying knotsNative American tales and legends