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James, George Wharton 1858-1923

Overview
Works: 322 works in 1,006 publications in 2 languages and 14,352 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Handbooks, manuals, etc  Bibliography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Poetry  Western stories  Short stories  Parodies, imitations, etc  Quotations 
Roles: Author, Editor, Composer, Photographer, Illustrator, Correspondent
Classifications: PK6513, 891.551
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Indian blankets and their makers by George Wharton James( Book )

46 editions published between 1914 and 2013 in English and held by 1,573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses in-depth the blankets made by Native American tribes throughout history
Indian basketry by George Wharton James( Book )

82 editions published between 1900 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Most complete survey of Indian basket-making describes uses of baskets, their role in legend and ceremony, origins of forms and designs, materials and colors, weaves and stitches, plus full instructions for those who want to make their own. Southwest, Pacific coast. Basic work for anthropologist, collector, draftsman
In and out of the old missions of California; an historical and pictorial account of the Franciscan missions by George Wharton James( Book )

31 editions published between 1905 and 2010 in English and held by 784 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Indians of the Painted Desert region : Hopis, Navahoes, Wallapais, Havasupais by George Wharton James( Book )

28 editions published between 1903 and 2007 in English and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The old franciscan missions of California by George Wharton James( Book )

32 editions published between 1912 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In and around the Grand canyon; the Grand canyon of the Colorado river in Arizona by George Wharton James( Book )

28 editions published between 1900 and 2007 in English and Newari and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This detailed work on hiking the Grand Canyon includes detailed scientific measurements of various peaks, towers, buttes, walls and points according to the U.S. Geological Survey's measurements in 1902-1903
Reclaiming the arid West; the story of the United States reclamation service by George Wharton James( Book )

10 editions published between 1917 and 1979 in English and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Practical basket making by George Wharton James( Book )

36 editions published between 1914 and 2010 in English and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ghost dance of 1889 among the Pai Indians of northwestern Arizona by Henry F Dobyns( Book )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Grand Canyon of Arizona : how to see it by George Wharton James( Book )

23 editions published between 1910 and 2011 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through Ramona's country by George Wharton James( Book )

11 editions published between 1908 and 2008 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Heroes of California; the story of the founders of the Golden state as narrated by themselves or gleaned from other sources by George Wharton James( Book )

11 editions published in 1910 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What the white race may learn from the Indian by George Wharton James( Book )

10 editions published in 1908 in English and Undetermined and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Francisco Palou's life and apostolic labors of the Venerable Father Junipero Serra : founder of the Franciscan missions of California by Francisco Palóu( Book )

17 editions published between 1913 and 2009 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
George Wharton James

George Wharton James prolific popular lecturer, photographer and journalist

James, G. Wharton

James, G. Wharton 1858-1923

James, G. Wharton (George Wharton), 1858-1923

James, George W. 1858-1923

James, Wharton 1858-1923

Languages
English (485)

Newari (1)

Covers
Indian basketryIn and out of the old missions of California; an historical and pictorial account of the Franciscan missionsThe Indians of the Painted Desert region : Hopis, Navahoes, Wallapais, HavasupaisThe old franciscan missions of CaliforniaThe lake of the sky, Lake Tahoe in the High Sierras of California and Nevada; its history, Indians, discovery by Fremont, legendary lore, various namings, physical characteristics, glacial phenomena, geology, single outlet, automobile routes, historic towns, early mining excitements, steamer ride, mineral springs, mountain and lake resorts, trail and camping out trips, summer residences, fishing, hunting, flowers, birds, animals, trees, and chapparal, with a full account of the Tahoe National Forest, the public use of the water of Lake Tahoe and much other interesting matterThe Grand Canyon of Arizona : how to see itThrough Ramona's countryWhat the white race may learn from the Indian