WorldCat Identities

Swarthout, Glendon 1918-1992

Overview
Works: 113 works in 575 publications in 14 languages and 16,976 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Western films  Drama  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Western fiction  History  Biography  Young adult works  Domestic fiction 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Conceptor, Contributor, Other
Classifications: PS3537.W3743, 813.52
Publication Timeline
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Bless the beasts and children by Glendon Swarthout( Book )

68 editions published between 1970 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 2,681 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 )

43 editions published between 1988 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 2,384 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 )

44 editions published between 1975 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 1,574 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 )

20 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In "The shootist," a terminally ill gunfighter seeks to retire quietly but is embroiled in one last battle. In "The man who shot Liberty Valance," a man becomes a legend and an important political figure by falsely claiming he shot a ruthelss gunman (Liberty Valance)
The old colts by Glendon Swarthout( Book )

10 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 855 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 )

13 editions published between 1972 and 1980 in English and Japanese and held by 571 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 6 languages and held by 527 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 492 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
Skeletons by Glendon Swarthout( Book )

18 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kriminalroman
The eagle and the iron cross by Glendon Swarthout( Book )

12 editions published between 1966 and 1981 in 3 languages and held by 456 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
Pinch me, I must be dreaming by Glendon Swarthout( Book )

6 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 351 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 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cadbury's coffin by Glendon Swarthout( Book )

4 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 220 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 218 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 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of children with learning disabilities have problems coping with the many social pressures they face everyday
Where the boys are by Glendon Swarthout( Book )

18 editions published between 1960 and 1967 in 4 languages and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Cadillac cowboys by Glendon Swarthout( Book )

4 editions published between 1964 and 1975 in English and held by 192 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
Easterns and westerns : short stories by Glendon Swarthout( Book )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The homesman : a novel by Glendon Swarthout( Recording )

8 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in English and held by 171 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
Loveland by Glendon Swarthout( Book )

6 editions published between 1968 and 1971 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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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-

Swarthout, Glendon Fred, 1918-1992

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