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McCracken, Harold 1894-1983

Overview
Works: 106 works in 339 publications in 3 languages and 13,396 library holdings
Genres: Art  History  Pictorial works  Biography  Juvenile works  Fiction  Biographies  Folklore  Anecdotes  Catalogues raisonnés 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Other
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Most widely held works about Harold McCracken
 
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Most widely held works by Harold McCracken
George Catlin and the old frontier by Harold McCracken( Book )

24 editions published between 1959 and 1984 in English and held by 2,238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George Catlin was the first artist of stature to travel our Western Plains for the purpose of making a documentary record of the primitive Indian tribes. Between 1830 and 1836 the visited and became well acquainted with almost all the important tribes, scattered over the vast and still little-known area from the Upper Missouri and the headwaters of the Mississippi to the Mexican Territory in the far Southwest. He made the most comprehensive pictorial record we have of these people in their natural state ? portraits of the most notable of their chieftains, warriors, medicine-men and women, as well as pictures of their religious and other tribal ceremonies and dances, pursuits of warfare and hunting, games, amusement, and various other activities
The Charles M. Russell book : the life and work of the cowboy artist by Harold McCracken( Book )

11 editions published between 1947 and 1970 in English and held by 1,283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This pictorial panorama of the paintings, drawings, and sculptures of the nineteenth-century frontier artist is supplemented by a detailed study of his life
The Frederic Remington book; a pictorial history of the West by Harold McCracken( Book )

7 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 1,163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a documentary history of the Old West and nearly 400 of Remington's finest paintings, drawings, and works of sculpture
The American cowboy by Harold McCracken( Book )

11 editions published between 1973 and 1975 in English and held by 995 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A popular history with full-color paintings and drawings by famous artists of the old West."
Frederic Remington, artist of the Old West : with a bibliographical check list of Remington pictures and books by Harold McCracken( Book )

15 editions published in 1947 in English and held by 921 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In his paintings Remington is a romantic storyteller, in his sketches a realist in search of fact
Portrait of the Old West; with a biographical check list of western artists by Harold McCracken( Book )

7 editions published in 1952 in English and held by 805 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The West of Buffalo Bill : frontier art, Indian crafts, memorabilia from the Buffalo Bill Historical Center by Richard I Frost( Book )

8 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 685 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bronzes of the American West by Patricia Janis Broder( Book )

2 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Frank Tenney Johnson book; a master painter of the Old West by Harold McCracken( Book )

5 editions published in 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life and work of a master painter of the Old West
Trapping; the craft and science of catching fur-bearing animals by Harold McCracken( Book )

10 editions published between 1947 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hunters of the stormy sea by Harold McCracken( Book )

13 editions published between 1957 and 1962 in English and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The beast that walks like man; the story of the grizzly bear by Harold McCracken( Book )

10 editions published between 1947 and 2003 in English and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chapter 25 describes MCCracken's unsuccessful 1953 grizzly bear hunt in the Mission Mountains. Benny McDonald was the guide for the hunt which was given special approval by the tribal council
Winning of the West by Harold McCracken( Book )

3 editions published in 1955 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book tells the story of great western expansion in the United States, and the men who explored the region
The biggest bear on earth by Harold McCracken( Book )

2 editions published in 1943 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A study of the Alaska brown bears that live on the Aleutian Peninsula. Grades 5-8
The great white buffalo by Harold McCracken( Book )

10 editions published between 1946 and 1954 in 4 languages and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This is the story of a young Dakota (Sioux) Indian and a white buffalo in the days after the Spanish explorers had introduced the horse but before our [i.e. the white settlers] conquest of the plains."--Page ix
Frederic Remington's own West by Frederic Remington( Book )

15 editions published between 1960 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Great western artist's eyewitness accounts of his adventures on the frontier
The flaming bear by Harold McCracken( Book )

3 editions published in 1951 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An adventure story with a contemporary Alaskan setting about a legend and a quest. Tan, son of the Chief of a native village, goaded by the promise of a Westchester rifle and the need to maintain his father's prestige, sets out to find and kill the 'flaming bear', a huge beast which supposedly glowed at night in the region of a volcano
The story of Alaska by Harold McCracken( Book )

1 edition published in 1956 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The story of Alaska from its first disccovery by the Russians, of its sale to the U.S., through the gold rush up to modern times." McClurg. Book News
Great painters and illustrators of the Old West by Harold McCracken( Book )

4 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pirate of the North by Harold McCracken( Book )

2 editions published between 1953 and 1955 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Juvenile fiction involving a boy tracking a wolverine in the Yukon Territory. Suitable grades seven and up
 
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The beast that walks like man; the story of the grizzly bear
Alternative Names
Harold McCracken American writer

Harold McCracken escritor estadounidense

Mac Cracken, Harold

Mac Cracken Harold 1894-1983

MacCracken, Harold

MacCracken Harold 1894-1983

Mc Cracken, Harold

Mc Cracken Harold 1894-1983

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Languages
English (169)

German (4)

Swedish (1)

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