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Stegner, Wallace 1909-1993

Overview
Works: 697 works in 2,149 publications in 6 languages and 80,551 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Western fiction  History  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Psychological fiction  Short stories  Biographies  Autobiographies 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Other, Contributor, Speaker, Honoree, Correspondent
Classifications: PS3537.T316, 813.52
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Angle of repose : [a novel] by Wallace Stegner( Book )

83 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in English and held by 4,882 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stegner's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel is the story of four generations in the life of an American family. A wheelchair-bound retired historian embarks on a monumental quest: to come to know his grandparents, now long dead. The unfolding drama of the story of the American West sets the tone for Stegner's masterpiece. Four generations in the life of an American family are chronicled as retired historian Lyman Ward, confined to a wheelchair, decides to write his grandparent's history. The Pulitzer Prize-winning classic has been selected by the board of the Modern Library as one of the best hundred novels of the 20th century
Crossing to safety by Wallace Stegner( Book )

73 editions published between 1978 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 4,124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the lives, loves, and aspirations of two couples who move between Vermont and Wisconsin -- a work of quiet majesty, deep compassion, and powerful insight into the alchemy of friendship and marriage
The Big Rock Candy Mountain by Wallace Stegner( Book )

83 editions published between 1938 and 2017 in English and French and held by 2,715 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bo Mason and his wife and two boys live a transient life of poverty and despair; drifting from town to town, the violent, ruthless Bo seeks his fortune. Stegner has created a masterful, harrowing saga of a family trying to survive during the lean years of the early 20th century
The spectator bird by Wallace STEGNER( Book )

41 editions published between 1975 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 2,649 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retired literary agent Joe Allston passes through life as a spectator until he discovers the journals of a trip he took to his mother's birthplace years before
All the little live things by Wallace Earle Stegner( Book )

44 editions published between 1937 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Eastern couple retire to California in search of peace after the death of their wayward son, only to have their paradise shattered by painful reminders of the past
The gathering of Zion : the story of the Mormon Trail by Wallace Earle Stegner( Book )

28 editions published between 1964 and 1992 in English and held by 2,197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documented historical account of the Trail, westward--from Nauvoo, Illinois, to Salt Lake City, during the early period of Mormon migrations, 1845-1869
Collected stories of Wallace Stegner by Wallace Earle Stegner( Book )

12 editions published between 1987 and 1994 in English and held by 2,072 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Here at last are the collected stories of one of America's most distinguished and admired writers. In addition to his honored works (Pulitzer Prize and National Book Award winners), Stegner is widely known as one of America's finest teachers of writing. He has taught at Harvard, Wisconsin, and Iowa and has lectured widely
A shooting star by Wallace Stegner( Book )

43 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,685 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beautiful but bored wife of a doctor who lives in idle luxury on an old estate south of San Francisco, tries to escape from herself through a series of love affairs
The American novel: from James Fenimore Cooper to William Faulkner by Wallace Stegner( Book )

25 editions published between 1964 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sixteen scholars examine the most representative novels of nineteen writers and provide a personal guide to their understanding
Recapitulation by Wallace Stegner( Book )

26 editions published between 1979 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this moving sequel to "Big Rock Candy Mountain", Bruce Mason returns to Salt Lake City for a family funeral and instead encounters the ghosts of his past
The uneasy chair; a biography of Bernard DeVoto by Wallace Stegner( Book )

23 editions published between 1974 and 2015 in English and held by 1,287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles De Voto's private life and traces his career as a scholar and journalist
American places by Eliot Porter( Book )

20 editions published between 1981 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Here is a close look at America, with a decidly personal touch, by seasoned observers of the continent's varied human and natural history
Fifty years of the American short story : from the O. Henry awards, 1919-1970 by William Miller Abrahams( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 1,160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selections from Prize stories
Mormon country by Wallace Stegner( Book )

21 editions published between 1942 and 1981 in English and held by 1,098 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of nonfiction pieces explores the history of the Mormons, and the people and places of "Mormon Country," the lands they settled
Beyond the hundredth meridian: John Wesley Powell and the second opening of the West by Wallace Stegner( Book )

1 edition published in 1954 in English and held by 1,096 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Wesley Powell's contributions to the opening of the West, and to the scientific study of the nation
Discovery; the search for Arabian oil by Wallace Stegner( Book )

12 editions published between 1971 and 2007 in English and held by 909 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illuminating a little-known but extremely significant period in world history--the discovery of oil in the Middle East and the beginnings of what is now the Saudi Arabian Oil Company (Saudi Aramco)--this captivating history explores the birth of the Middle Eastern oil industry. From the king and his royal court to the desert guides, scientists, and mechanics who built the original oil company, Aramco, the distant and desperately poor world of Depression-era Saudi Arabia is vividly brought to life. Written more than 50 years ago, this detailed account serves as a kind of time capsule and features the author's prescient insights into the cultural and technological consequences of King Ibn Saud's deliberate decision to choose America as his commercial ally
Great American short stories by Wallace Stegner( Book )

55 editions published between 1957 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 905 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A selection of 26 stories by Faulkner, Melville, James, Poe, O'Hara, Wharton, Crane, Porter, Thurber, Anderson, Twain, Steinbeck, Welty, March, and others
Joe Hill : a biographical novel by Wallace Stegner( Book )

22 editions published between 1950 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 863 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fact is blended with fiction in this account of Joe Hill, Labor organizer and agitator
The women on the wall by Wallace Earle Stegner( Book )

30 editions published between 1946 and 1981 in English and held by 845 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Short stories by Wallace Stegner
One way to spell man by Wallace Stegner( Book )

6 editions published between 1942 and 1982 in English and held by 762 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Earle Stegner, Wallace 1909-1993

Stegner W. 1909-1993

Stegner Wallace

Stegner, Wallace 1909-

Stegner Wallace 1909-1993

Stegner, Wallace E.

Stegner, Wallace E. 1909-

Stegner, Wallace E. 1909-1993

Stegner, Wallace E. (Wallace Earle), 1909-

Stegner, Wallace Earle

Stegner, Wallace Earle 1909-

Stegner, Wallace Earle 1909-1993

Wallace Stegner Amerikaans schrijver

Wallace Stegner amerikansk författare och historiker

Wallace Stegner amerikansk skribent og historikar

Wallace Stegner amerikansk skribent og historiker

Wallace Stegner storico e scrittore statunitense

Wallace Stegner US-amerikanischer Historiker, Schriftsteller und Umweltaktivist

Воллес Стегнер

Стегнер У. Э. 1909-1993

Стегнер, Уоллес

וולאס סטגנר סופר אמריקני

والاس استقنر

والاس استگنر تاریخ‌نگار و نویسنده آمریکایی

वालेस स्टेग्नर

ওয়ালেস স্টেগ্‌নার

วอลเลซ เสต็กเนอร์

ウォーレス・ステグナー

ステグナー, ウォーレス

華勒斯·史達格納

華萊士·施第格納

Languages
English (774)

Spanish (17)

French (9)

German (6)

Swedish (2)

Russian (1)