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Mowat, Farley

Overview
Works: 388 works in 1,471 publications in 12 languages and 33,091 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Fiction  History  Juvenile works  Personal narratives‡vCanadian  Pictorial works  Anecdotes  Children's films  Sources  Drama 
Roles: Author, Speaker, Editor, Author of screenplay, Narrator, Author of introduction, Bibliographic antecedent, Conceptor
Classifications: QL795.W8, B
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Never cry wolf by Farley Mowat( Book )

119 editions published between 1963 and 2015 in 10 languages and held by 4,349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An unforgettable odyssey of self-discovery and startling adventure begins as a young, inexperienced biologist is deposited alone onto the frozen Arctic tundra. Once settled, he struggles not only to endure the forces of nature, but also to learn as much as he can about the mysterious and misconstrued habits of the wolves he has been sent to study
Woman in the mists : the story of Dian Fossey and the mountain gorillas of Africa by Farley Mowat( Book )

19 editions published between 1987 and 2007 in English and held by 2,593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the life of the American researcher who studied and fought for the survival of the African mountain gorilla
The dog who wouldn't be by Farley Mowat( Book )

56 editions published between 1957 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 2,098 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates the author's happy boyhood experiences in Canada with his dog Mutt and two owls named Weeps and Wol
Sea of slaughter by Farley Mowat( Book )

37 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in English and Chinese and held by 1,662 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the exploitation and sometimes extinction of wildlife in North America. Also tells the story of societies trying to protect these animals
Westviking; the ancient Norse in Greenland and North America by Farley Mowat( Book )

47 editions published between 1965 and 2008 in English and Polish and held by 1,352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reconstructs voyages of exploration and piracy that led to settlements on Greenland, Iceland, Newfoundland and Vinland, from 960 to 1010 A.D
Lost in the Barrens by Farley Mowat( Book )

48 editions published between 1956 and 2006 in 6 languages and held by 1,306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Juvenile fiction; setting northern Canada
The Siberians by Farley Mowat( Book )

17 editions published between 1970 and 1982 in English and German and held by 1,257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Visits the little-known regions of Soviet Siberia
The serpent's coil by Farley Mowat( Book )

26 editions published between 1961 and 2001 in English and held by 1,116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of three hurricanes and the men and ships that endured them
The polar passion; the quest for the North Pole by Farley Mowat( Book )

28 editions published between 1967 and 1989 in 3 languages and held by 953 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Abundantly illustrated account of North Polar exploration, with excerpts from the narratives. Author believes Cook reached North Pole
The farfarers : before the Norse by Farley Mowat( Book )

10 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and held by 870 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Mowat advances a controversial new theory that another Indo-European people he calls the "Alban" preceded the Norse by several centuries. Throughout The Farfarers, Mowat skillfully weaves fictional vignettes of Alban life into his thoughtful reconstruction of a forgotten history."--Back cover
Ordeal by ice by Farley Mowat( Book )

28 editions published between 1960 and 1989 in English and held by 731 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of man's attempts to conquer the Northwest Passage from 325 B.C. to 1954
Canada north by Farley Mowat( Book )

13 editions published in 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is an incredibly rich and powerful land, and the men who penetrated it boundaries were equally remarkable. Mowat unfolds the geography, history, flora and fauna, and human civilization of the whole region
This rock within the sea: a heritage lost by Farley Mowat( Book )

9 editions published between 1968 and 1969 in English and held by 515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An evocative and moving account of life in a typical coastal town or outport along the rugged Newfoundland coast
The curse of the Viking grave by Farley Mowat( Book )

17 editions published between 1966 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of Canadian Northland natives and a trapper stumble on a Viking cache and tomb. They plan to return the following summer, but the trapper becomes ill, and the project almost flounders
Wake of the great sealers by Farley Mowat( Book )

11 editions published between 1973 and 1978 in English and held by 477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Semi-fictitious account of the lives of Newfoundland sealers in the 19th and early 20th centuries
Tundra : selections from the great accounts of Arctic land voyages, with ill. and maps by Farley Mowat( Book )

9 editions published between 1973 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Extracts from narratives of major overland expeditions to the Canadian arctic: Hearne, Mackenzie, Franklin, Back, Frank Russell, Tyrrell brothers, Stefansson, and others
The great betrayal : arctic Canada now by Farley Mowat( Book )

4 editions published in 1976 in English and German and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Black Joke by Farley Mowat( )

16 editions published between 1962 and 2009 in English and German and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The time is the 1930s. The loot is bootleg liquor, not pirate gold. And the ship is the "Black Joke," the speediest, nimblest craft on the Newfoundland coast - Jonathon Spence, owner and master. An unwelcome passenger enmeshes the boat and her crew (young Peter and Kye) in danger and near destruction ... until the fiercely independent people of the island of Miquelon are caught up in the fate of the "Black Joke" and the cargo aboard her
Sibir; my discovery of Siberia by Farley Mowat( Book )

16 editions published between 1970 and 1990 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Account of a visit to Siberia by the Canadian writer Farley Mowat in 1966 with observations on economic, social and industrial development in the Soviet North
People of the Deer by Farley Mowat( Book )

24 editions published between 1951 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on the fate of the Ihalmiut people of Northern Canada who suffered cultural decline, food shortages, and outside exploitation throughout the twentieth century
 
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The farfarers : before the Norse
Alternative Names
Farley Mowat anthropologue, ethnologue, naturaliste et explorateur

Farley Mowat Canadees schrijver (1921-2014)

Farley Mowat Canadian author and environmentalist

Farley Mowat canadisk skribent

Farley Mowat etologo e scrittore canadese

Farley Mowat kanadensisk författare

Farley Mowat kanadischer Schriftsteller

Farley Mowat kanadisk skribent

Farley Mowat persoon

Mouats, Fārlijs 1921-

Mouèt, Farli.

Mouet, Farli 1921-2014

Mouėt, Farli Mak-Gill

Mouet, Farli Mak-Gill 1921-

Mouet Farli Mak-Gill 1921-2014

Mowat, Farley

Mowat, Farley, 1921-

Mowat, Farley McGill

Mowat, Farley McGill 1921-2014

Моуэт Ф. 1921 -

Моуэт, Фарли

מואט, פרלי

מוואט, פרלי 1921-

모와트, 팔레이 1921-

모와트, 페얼리 1921-

모왓, 팔리 1921-

ファーレイ・モウワット

モウェット, ファーリー

モウワット, ファーレイ

モワット, ファーリー

モワット, ファーレイ

法利·莫沃特

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Woman in the mists : the story of Dian Fossey and the mountain gorillas of AfricaThe dog who wouldn't beSea of slaughterLost in the BarrensThe serpent's coilThe farfarers : before the NorseThe curse of the Viking graveThe Black Joke