WorldCat Identities

Swarthout, Glendon 1918-1992

Overview
Works: 107 works in 514 publications in 14 languages and 17,175 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Western films  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  History  Western stories  Biography  Domestic fiction  Action and adventure fiction 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Contributor, Conceptor, Other
Classifications: PS3537.W3743, 813.52
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Bless the beasts and children by Glendon Swarthout( Book )

57 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,760 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The teenage misfits of the Box Canyon Boys Camp are challenged by Cotton to join efforts to save a herd of buffalo and save themselves in the process
The homesman by Glendon Swarthout( Book )

39 editions published between 1988 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 2,326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four women in the isolated frontier territory go mad, and it is up to the unlikely combination of homesteader Mary Bee Cuddy and ne'er-do-well Briggs to escort them east to safety
The shootist by Glendon Swarthout( Book )

40 editions published between 1975 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 1,607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Bernard Brooks, the last gunfighter in the American West, told by an El Paso doctor he hasn't long to live, decides to select his executioner from the pack of hopefuls who gather for his final shootout
The shootist by Don Siegel( Visual )

24 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dying of cancer, renowned gunfighter John Bernard Books returns to Carson City to see his old friend Dr. Hostetler, but two outlaws see to it that he cannot die in peace
The old colts by Glendon Swarthout( Book )

8 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 888 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bat Masterson describes his experiences with Wyatt Earp, working as a reporter in New York City at the turn of the century
The Tin Lizzie Troop by Glendon Swarthout( Book )

12 editions published between 1972 and 1980 in English and Japanese and held by 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It was an infamous day when under a scorching Mexican sun, the U.S. Cavalry went into action mounted not on fine sleek horseflesh but on Model T Fords. This is the story of events leading up to that memorable day
They came to Cordura by Glendon Swarthout( Book )

38 editions published between 1958 and 1977 in 8 languages and held by 530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

U.S. army major in the 1916 Punitive Expedition against Villa escorts five heroes and a woman wanted for treason across the bandit-infested Mexican desert
Whichaway by Glendon Swarthout( Book )

13 editions published between 1966 and 2004 in English and held by 501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifteen-year-old "Whichaway" is stranded at the top of a windmill with both legs broken -- and no one knows he's there. Facing dehydration and death, he must overcome his fears to survive
The eagle and the iron cross by Glendon Swarthout( Book )

11 editions published between 1966 and 1981 in 3 languages and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two German prisoners-of-war who escape from their camp in Arizona cannot equate the America they encounter outside with that of their imagination
Skeletons by Glendon Swarthout( Book )

17 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kriminalroman
Pinch me, I must be dreaming by Glendon Swarthout( Book )

4 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in Undetermined and English and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The misadventures of two divorced people who decide to marry. John Chambers and Jennie Staley love each other very much and their professions--real estate agents--add to their compatibility. Trouble is, there are the families. By the author of Bless the Beasts and Children
Luck and pluck by Glendon Swarthout( Book )

10 editions published between 1973 and 1978 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cadbury's coffin by Glendon Swarthout( Book )

3 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Greedy relatives and scheming servants come to battle over the will of a cantankerous old tycoon, as he lies on his deathbed and later in his tomb, where he may have been placed prematurely
The button boat by Glendon Swarthout( Book )

4 editions published between 1969 and 1971 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two children live in squalor with their drunken stepfather, maintaining themselves through their cleverness in catching clams and the hope that they might someday attend school
Whales to see the by Glendon Swarthout( Book )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of children with learning disabilities have problems coping with the many social pressures they face everyday
The Cadillac cowboys by Glendon Swarthout( Book )

4 editions published between 1964 and 1975 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The experiences of an Arizona cattleman who tries to use his acquired wealth to mingle with the invaders from the effete East - the Cadillac cowboys
Where the boys are by Glendon Swarthout( Book )

16 editions published between 1960 and 1966 in 4 languages and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Easterns and westerns : short stories by Glendon Swarthout( Book )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Loveland by Glendon Swarthout( Book )

5 editions published between 1968 and 1971 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The homesman : a novel by Glendon Swarthout( Recording )

6 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four women in the isolated frontier territory go mad, and it is up to the unlikely combination of homesteader Mary Bee Cuddy and ne'er-do-well Briggs to escort them east to safety
 
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Audience level: 0.21 (from 0.15 for Bless the ... to 0.66 for 1989 Weste ...)

WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The shootist
Alternative Names
Glendon Swarthout Amerikaans romanschrijver (1918-1992)

Glendon Swarthout US-amerikanischer Schriftsteller (1918-1992)

Svorthauts, Glendons

Swarthout, Glendon

Swarthout, Glendon 1918-1992

Swarthout, Glendon F.

Swarthout, Glendon, F. 1918-1992

Swarthout, Glendon Fred.

Swarthout, Glendon Fred 1918-

Свортаут, Глендон

グレンドン・スワザウト

スウォーサウト, グレンドン

スオーサウト

スワーサウト

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The shootistThe shootistWhichawayPinch me, I must be dreamingEasterns and westerns : short storiesAuthors & artists for young adults