WorldCat Identities

Poynter, Dan

Overview
Works: 91 works in 350 publications in 2 languages and 13,554 library holdings
Genres: Handbooks and manuals  Encyclopedias 
Roles: Author
Classifications: Z285.5, 070.593
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Dan Poynter
The self-publishing manual : how to write, print and sell your own book by Dan Poynter( Book )

43 editions published between 1979 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,773 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers practical advice on writing a book, printing and promoting it, setting prices, advertising, and arranging distribution
Parachuting : the skydiver's handbook by Dan Poynter( Book )

33 editions published between 1977 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 1,345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Skydiving is not just falling but the thrill of unencumbered horizontal flight. With the new equipment and the latest training techniques, sport parachuting is no longer rough and tumble but a graceful freefall, swift and controlled canopy flight, and smooth and easy tip-toe landings. This edition covers every phase of skydiving from beginning to advanced
Hang gliding : the basic handbook of skysurfing by Dan Poynter( Book )

32 editions published between 1973 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beskriver Hang Gliding herunder teknik og udstyr
Dan Poynter's self-publishing manual : how to write, print and sell your own book by Dan Poynter( Book )

10 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Breaks [the publishing process] down into an approachable, step-by-step procedure that anyone with a little time and motivation can easily master. From tips for writing more efficiently to shipping the book out the door, this ... guide covers everything the author/publisher needs to know, including typesetting, layout, and printing; obtaining an ISBN; forming a publishing company; creating effective press kits; getting marketing and promotional advice; printing on demand, downloading books and e-books; getting the book in stores and catalogs; producing profitable spin-offs such as audio and videotapes, excerpts, and foreign-language editions
The older cat : recognizing decline & extending life by Dan Poynter( Book )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide for owners of older cats, covering the aging process and signs of decline, medical disorders, nutrition, medical care, and choices before and after death or euthanasia. Interspersed are brief stories and anecdotes
Writing nonfiction : turning thoughts into books by Dan Poynter( Book )

15 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Expert witness handbook : tips and techniques for the litigation consultant by Dan Poynter( Book )

7 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Word processors and information processing : a basic manual on what they are and how to buy by Dan Poynter( Book )

5 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Is there a book inside you? : how to successfully author a book alone or through collaboration by Dan Poynter( Book )

6 editions published between 1985 and 1987 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Is there a book inside you? : a step-by-step plan for writing your book by Dan Poynter( Book )

6 editions published between 1981 and 1996 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Manned kiting : the basic handbook of tow launched hang gliding by Dan Poynter( Book )

12 editions published between 1974 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frisbee players' handbook by Mark Danna( Book )

7 editions published between 1978 and 1980 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces techniques and strategy for using Wham-O's Frisbee with emphasis on form
Publishing short-run books : how to paste up and reproduce books instantly using your quick print shop by Dan Poynter( Book )

5 editions published between 1982 and 1988 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The self-publishing manual. how to write, print, and sell your own book employing the latest technologies and the newest techniques by Dan Poynter( Book )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This companion volume to the author's "Self-Publishing Manual" describes how to use new techniques and technologies to publish and promote a book
The parachute manual : a technical treatise on aerodynamic decelerators by Dan Poynter( Book )

8 editions published between 1984 and 1991 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Computer selection guide : choosing the right hardware and software : business--professional--personal by Dan Poynter( Book )

2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Is there a book inside you? : writing alone or with a collaborator by Dan Poynter( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discover: How to pick your topic, how to break it down into easy-to-attack projects, how and where to do research, a process that makes writing (almost) easy, how to improve your material, how to manage writing partnerships, how to evaluate your publishing options, as well as how to develop an individualized and workable plan. Dan Poynter and Mindy Bingham will show you how to write your book, get the help you need and publish or get it published
Publishing short-run books : how to paste up and reproduce books instantly using your copy shop by Dan Poynter( Book )

2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Successful nonfiction : tips and inspiration for getting published by Dan Poynter( Book )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Writers love writing and they love reading-especially when it is about writing. This book about writing for writers and it is in sound bites. Dan Poynter has taken the whole business of writing nonfiction books and distilled it down to the most important tips or rules. 'Successful Nonfiction: Tips & Inspiration for Getting Published' could well be described as 'Life's Little Instruction Book meets Chicken Soup for the Writer's Soul.' Each page contains a writing tip, a pertinent illustration, an explanation, a relevant story and a quotation on the point from someone in history. This book could
Book publishing encyclopedia : tips & resources for authors & publishers by Dan Poynter( Book )

10 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dan Poynter's 'Book Publishing Encyclopedia' is the "Book Publishing answer Book." It has thousands of tips and references in an easy-to use alphabetical encyclopedia. Each fact, figure, resource or reference, in its 222 pages, links to a specific page on a web site for more information. Time is money. Writers, publishers and publicists need access to resources-quickly. Whether they deal in entertainment (fiction) or information (nonfiction), they need information on the book industry. Poynter's Encyclopedia is also made available in softcover, large print and four types of eBook. All are laid
 
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The older cat : recognizing decline & extending life
Alternative Names
Poynter, Daniel F.

Poynter, Daniel F. 1938-

Poynter, Daniel Frank

포인터, 댄 1938-

Languages
English (213)

Spanish (3)

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Parachuting : the skydiver's handbookHang gliding : the basic handbook of skysurfingDan Poynter's self-publishing manual : how to write, print and sell your own bookThe older cat : recognizing decline & extending lifeWriting nonfiction : turning thoughts into booksExpert witness handbook : tips and techniques for the litigation consultantFrisbee players' handbookPublishing short-run books : how to paste up and reproduce books instantly using your quick print shop