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Nordhoff, Charles 1830-1901

Overview
Works: 134 works in 580 publications in 1 language and 9,140 library holdings
Genres: History  Fiction  Juvenile works  Biography  Handbooks, manuals, etc  Controversial literature  Records and correspondence  Personal narratives  Textbooks  Guidebooks 
Roles: Recipient
Classifications: HX653, 335.973
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The communistic societies of the United States; from personal visit and observation including detailed accounts of the Economists, Zoarites, Shakers, the Amana, Oneida, Bethel, Aurora, Icarian, and other existing societies, their religious creeds, social practices, numbers, industries, and present condition by Charles Nordhoff ( Book )
92 editions published between 1874 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Including detailed accounts of the Economists, Zoarites, Shakers, the Amana, Oneida, Bethel, Aurora, Icarian, and other existing societies, their religious creeds, social practices, numbers, industries, and present condition."
California : for health, pleasure, and residence : a book for travellers and settlers by Charles Nordhoff ( Book )
56 editions published between 1872 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Charles Nordhoff (1830-1901) and his family came to America from Prussia when he was a boy and settled in Cincinnati, Ohio. Winning a reputation as a journalist and writer on the sea, Nordhoff was managing editor of the New York Evening Post, 1861-1871. He spent 1872-1873 travelling to California and Hawaii, and returned east to become the Washington correspondent of the New York Herald. He continued to visit California frequently and spent his last years in Coronado. California: for health, pleasure and residence (1873) was an extremely popular guidebook that persuaded many to settle in California. It opens with descriptions of the various routes available to the traveller to California and the visitor to Yosemite. Next come suggested points of interest; California agriculture (with hints to prospective settlers); and notes on the Southern California climate
The cotton states in the spring and summer of 1875 by Charles Nordhoff ( Book )
23 editions published between 1876 and 1982 in English and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Northern California, Oregon, and the Sandwich islands by Charles Nordhoff ( Book )
29 editions published between 1874 and 2007 in English and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cape Cod and all along shore; stories by Charles Nordhoff ( Book )
12 editions published between 1868 and 1970 in English and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Politics : for young Americans by Charles Nordhoff ( Book )
37 editions published between 1874 and 1899 in English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Whaling and fishing by Charles Nordhoff ( Book )
16 editions published between 1855 and 1978 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Narrative of author's service on an anonymous whaler out of New Bedford between 1850 and 1852 to hunt whales off the coast of Madagascar; the third and concluding volume in the author's series on life at sea begun with "Man-of-war life" and continued with "The merchant vessel."
Peninsular California; some account of the climate, soil productions, and present condition chiefly of the northern half of Lower California by Charles Nordhoff ( Book )
6 editions published between 1888 and 2011 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Stories of the island world by Charles Nordhoff ( )
8 editions published in 1857 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Man-of-war life: a boy's experience in the United States Navy, during a voyage around the world, in a ship of the line by Charles Nordhoff ( Book )
14 editions published between 1855 and 1895 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The freedmen of South-Carolina some account of their appearance, character, condition, and peculiar customs by Charles Nordhoff ( Book )
13 editions published in 1863 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Yankee windjammers by Charles Nordhoff ( Book )
4 editions published between 1940 and 1943 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
America for free working men! mechanics, farmers and laborers read! : how slavery injures the free working man : the slave-labor system the free working-man's worst enemy by Charles Nordhoff ( Book )
15 editions published between 1865 and 1971 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nine years a sailor; being sketch of personal experience in the United States naval service, the American and British merchant marine, and the whaling service by Charles Nordhoff ( Book )
10 editions published between 1857 and 1968 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The merchant vessel : a sailor boy's voyages to see the world by Charles Nordhoff ( Book )
13 editions published between 1855 and 1895 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
God and the future life : the reasonableness of christianity by Charles Nordhoff ( Book )
8 editions published between 1883 and 1884 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nordhoff's West Coast : California, Oregon, and Hawaii by Charles Nordhoff ( Book )
5 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sailor life on Man of War and Merchant Vessel by Charles Nordhoff ( Book )
7 editions published between 1881 and 1884 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The merchant vessel; a sailor boy's voyages around the world by Charles Nordhoff ( Book )
3 editions published between 1877 and 1895 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Columbia River and Puget Sound by Charles Nordhoff ( Book )
9 editions published between 1874 and 1981 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Nordhoff, Charles
Norudohotsufu, Charesu
ノルドホッフ, チャーレス
諾篤蒲布, 査理
Languages
English (422)
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