WorldCat Identities

Swenson, Allan A.

Overview
Works: 41 works in 82 publications in 1 language and 4,234 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Handbooks and manuals  Literature  History  Trivia and miscellanea 
Roles: Author
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works by Allan A Swenson
L.L. Bean canoeing handbook by Allan A Swenson( Book )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated guide to canoeing that includes step-by-step stroke and boat-handling instructions and advice on equipment, clothing, canoe camping, natural discoveries, ecology, safety, classes and excursions for various learning levels, and organizations and other resources
Cultivating carnivorous plants by Allan A Swenson( Book )

7 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Your Biblical garden : plants of the Bible and how to grow them by Allan A Swenson( Book )

4 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Foods Jesus ate and how to grow them by Allan A Swenson( Book )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

America's biblical garden writer shares the secrets to enjoying ancient foods. Nationally recognized author and gardener Allan A. Swenson combines his green thumb secrets with his extensive research on Scripture and the Holy Land to produce a delicious work of exegesis
Fruit trees for the home gardener by Allan A Swenson( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide on how to plant and care for fruit trees, including apple, pear, apricot, nectarine, and more
Plants of the Bible : and how to grow them by Allan A Swenson( Book )

7 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The result is a book quite unlike any other, filled with practical gardening know-how while reminding the reader of the spiritual dimension of horticulture: "As you sow your seeds and plant your trees, you, too, are a part of the continuing creation of life and beauty. We are all, in fact, gardening with God."
Landscape you can eat by Allan A Swenson( Book )

2 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

My own herb garden by Allan A Swenson( Book )

2 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains how to plan, plant, and care for an indoor or outdoor herb garden with specific instructions for growing ten herbs
The everything landscaping book : from planning to planting, mulching to maintenance--simple steps to beautify your property by Allan A Swenson( Book )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Have you ever wondered why your neighbors' property is always so beautiful? It's not as difficult as you think! In The Everything. Landscaping Book, noted gardener Allan A. Swenson walks you through his quick and easy steps to beautifying your home and increasing its value by up to 10 percent. The Everything. Landscaping Book shows you how to "frame" your home with vibrant flowerbeds, blossoming bushes, and shady trees. Whether you're a novice or longtime homeowner, you can learn to create a water garden, plant window boxes, and color-coordinate your landscape design like a professional. Other features include: 7Selecting the right plants for your climate7Growing outdoor living rooms7Color-coordinating your property7Attracting desirable wildlifeFeaturing an eight-page color insert and illustrations throughout, The Everything. Landscaping Book helps you ensure a stunning landscape you can enjoy for years to come
Plan your own landscape by Allan A Swenson( Book )

2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The everything gardening book : grow beautiful flowers, delicious vegetables, and healthy herbs right in your own backyard by Allan A Swenson( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The naturalist and syndicated columnist shares his secrets for growing everything from flowers to vegetables, covering soil, mulch, organic gardening, container gardens, and other important topics
Allan A. Swenson's big fun to grow book by Allan A Swenson( Book )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A vegetable and flower gardening guide including garden planning, flower and vegetable facts, and a glossary
Starting over : how to recharge your life-style and career : with firsthand accounts of the new pioneers who've done it by Allan A Swenson( Book )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world beneath your feet : animals that live underground by Allan Swenson( Book )

3 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the characteristics, life cycles, and habitats of sixteen animals, including fireflies, rabbits, and earthworms, that live all or part of their lives underground
The complete idiot's guide to the CIA by Allan A Swenson( Book )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of the Central Intelligence Agency and its role in world events since its creation in 1947
100 oldtime roses for gardens of today by Allan A Swenson( Book )

3 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Great growing at home : the essential guide to gardening basics by Allan A Swenson( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world above your head : animals that live in trees, barns, and on cliffs by Allan A Swenson( Book )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the characteristics, life cycles, and habitats of animals that live in trees, cacti, cliffs, and other high places
The complete idiot's guide to national security by Michael Benson( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides information of the activities of the FBI, CIA, and NSA; the new security laws and how they effect civil liberties; and an analysis of chemical and biological threats
The world within the tidal pool by Allan A Swenson( Book )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains what a tidal pool is, the various plants and animals found there, and their characteristics and life cycles
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.21 (from 0.13 for L.L. Bean ... to 0.35 for 100 oldtim ...)

L.L. Bean canoeing handbook
Covers
Foods Jesus ate and how to grow themFruit trees for the home gardenerPlants of the Bible : and how to grow themThe everything landscaping book : from planning to planting, mulching to maintenance--simple steps to beautify your propertyThe everything gardening book : grow beautiful flowers, delicious vegetables, and healthy herbs right in your own backyardThe complete idiot's guide to the CIAGreat growing at home : the essential guide to gardening basicsThe complete idiot's guide to national security
Alternative Names

controlled identityLangley, Virginia

Allan A. Swenson American author, literary agent and master gardener

Swenson, Allan A.

Swenson, Allan Armstrong 1933-

Languages
English (53)