WorldCat Identities

Van Wormer, Joe

Overview
Works: 19 works in 56 publications in 1 language and 5,262 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  Pictorial works  Photographs 
Roles: Author
Classifications: QL737.C2, 599.7357
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Joe Van Wormer
The world of the black bear by Joe Van Wormer( Book )

7 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

About the most prosperous panhandler of the wild
How to be a wildlife photographer by Joe Van Wormer( Book )

2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An experienced wildlife photographer explains how to take top-notch photographs of animals
Elephants by Joe Van Wormer( Book )

5 editions published between 1976 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and photographs introduce the characteristics and habits of Asian and African elephants
The world of the Canada goose by Joe Van Wormer( Book )

5 editions published between 1967 and 1968 in English and held by 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world of the American elk by Joe Van Wormer( Book )

5 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world of the coyote by Joe Van Wormer( Book )

3 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world of the pronghorn by Joe Van Wormer( Book )

5 editions published between 1968 and 1969 in English and held by 414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world of the bobcat. by Joe Van Wormer( Book )

8 editions published between 1963 and 1966 in English and held by 414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A photo-and-text study of the bobcat, or wildcat, revealing the temperament, habits, and lives of these elusive American mammals
Eagles by Joe Van Wormer( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical characteristics, habits, and behavior of two species of eagles: the American or bald eagle and the golden eagle
The world of the moose by Joe Van Wormer( Book )

4 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The moose is the largest member of the deer family and probably the largest antlered mammal that ever lived. The author journeyed into their wild and remote habitats to observe them through the seasons' cycles
The world of the swan by Joe Van Wormer( Book )

2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical characteristics, habits, and life cycle of seven species of swans
Squirrels by Joe Van Wormer( Book )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical characteristics, habits, and natural environment of various members of the squirrel family
The black bear book by Joe Van Wormer( Book )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photographs and accompanying text portray the life of the black bear in the wilderness from cubhood to maturity
There's a marmot on the telephone by Joe Van Wormer( Book )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author relates the adventures of his pet marmot in text and photographs
The wildlife photography of Joseph Van Wormer by Joe Van Wormer( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paul Hosmer echoes( Book )

1 edition published in 1957 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joe Van Wormer collection by Joe Van Wormer( Visual )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This collection, contained in 27 boxes and several notebooks, includes 73,000 images taken by wildlife photographer and writer Joe Van Wormer. The photographs feature more than 600 species of birds and 200 varieties of mammals, along with reptiles, plants, people and other subjects. The earlier photographs, dating up to the mid-1960s, were taken primarily in Oregon and the Pacific Northwest. Later, Van Wormer traveled and worked extensively throughout the U.S. and also made two trips to Africa. Van Wormer's career as an active photographer extended from 1946 to 1986
Edwin Russell Jackman photographic collection by E. R Jackman( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The collection consists of images collected or taken by E.R. Jackman, many of which were used to illustrate his books, such as The Oregon Desert, and other writings. Most were taken in the eastern, Columbia Basin, and southern parts of Oregon, where Jackman spent considerable time as an extension specialist. Jackman acquired photos from the Soil Conservation Service, the Agricultural Adjustment Administration, and the Oregon State Highway Commission. The photographs pertain to a variety of agricultural subjects, such as forage and seed crops, dairy and beef cattle, grain crops, erosion, orchards, and planting and harvesting. Several photos depict The Oregon Desert co-author Reub Long. A large number of images are recent prints of late 19th and early 20th century photographs. Several were taken in Burns and Harney County, and depict Paiute Indians, hunting and fishing, cattle, and other subjects. Other photographers and photography studios represented include R.W. Heck (Burns), Merritt Parks, Joe Van Wormer, Bus Howdyshell, Rey Parodi, Eastman's Studio (Lakeview), and the Coquille Studio
[Rhesus monkey receiving electrocardiogram] by Joe Van Wormer( Visual )

and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Betty Coan of the Oregon Regional Primate Research Center administers the electrocardiogram using portable equipment. The monkey lays strapped to a table in the foreground
 
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Alternative Names
Van Wormer, Joseph

Wormer, Joe Van

Languages
English (53)