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Brand, Max 1892-1944

Overview
Works: 1,537 works in 7,018 publications in 5 languages and 217,214 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Western stories  Film adaptations  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Bibliography  Biography  Drama  History 
Roles: Creator, Bibliographic antecedent, Other, Scenarist
Classifications: PS3511.A87, 813.52
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Max Brand
Thunder Moon's challenge by Max Brand ( Book )
30 editions published between 1927 and 1984 in 3 languages and held by 2,537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young captive of the Cheyennes, having been adopted and made a war chief, returns to his natural parents who treat him with mistrust and suspicion
The seventh man by Max Brand ( )
40 editions published between 1921 and 2014 in English and held by 2,249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Renowned Western writer Max Brand does it again in the eminently enjoyable novel The Seventh Man. Packed with enough action and romance to please even the most die-hard fans of the genre, the novel also addresses a wide range of important themes with insight and sensitivity. This classic's appeal extends far beyond the core audience for Westerns -- give it to a yet-to-be-won-over friend or loved one, and soon they'll be clamoring for more
Max Brand's best western stories by Max Brand ( Book )
23 editions published between 1966 and 1988 in English and held by 1,700 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Wine on the desert--Virginia creeper-MacDonald's dream--Partners--Dust across the range--The bells of San Carlos
Destry rides again by Max Brand ( Book )
59 editions published between 1930 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Harrison Destry, a young ne'er-do-well, returns to his home town after serving a six year prison term and vows to kill the twelve members of the jury who voted for his incarceration
The lightning warrior : a western story by Max Brand ( Book )
21 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and held by 1,540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sylvia Baird flees from a man called Cobalt when he tries to claim her as his bride in exchange for his capture of the legendary white wolf known as the Lightning Warrior
Riders of the silences by Max Brand ( Book )
32 editions published between 1919 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A bloodthirsty band of marauders sweep over the range seeking vengeance for the death of one of its members
Ronicky Doone by Max Brand ( Book )
46 editions published between 1921 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In and around the town of Stillwater, Ronicky Doone made his living as a gambler -- one who had a reputation as a champion of lost causes. But one of his most memorable adventures was that on which he embarked with Bill Gregg, which took the two Westerners to New York where Ronicky's gambling skills were pitted against that of the master sharpers of the metropolis
The stone that shines : a western story by Max Brand ( Book )
16 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in English and held by 1,458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Dick Rutherford loses all his money in a horse race, he asks his fiancee to wait for him while he heads into the Far West to seek his fortune
Sixteen in Nome : a north-western story by Max Brand ( Book )
22 editions published between 1930 and 2013 in English and held by 1,428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An earlier version of this novel appeared in installments in Western story magazine
Mountain guns by Max Brand ( Book )
7 editions published between 1958 and 1987 in English and held by 1,295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A stranger from the East came to the trading post deep in the wilderness looking for the man he must kill. What he found was trouble
Bull Hunter by Max Brand ( Book )
38 editions published between 1921 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A man who could rip a tree trunk from the ground with his bare hands or tame the wildest stallion with his kind manner -- that was Bull Hunter. No sensible soul west of the Pecos would have dared run afoul of the mighty frontiersman. But Pete Reeve didn't have the reputation of a dead shot because he relied on his common sense. Then the two men crossed paths, and townsfolk from Cheyenne to San Antonio braced for a battle that would end up with either a couple of gut-shot gunslingers -- or a pair of living legends
The fugitive's mission : a western trio by Max Brand ( Book )
18 editions published between 1977 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains three stories: 1) "The Fugitive's Mission"--Is the tale of a man released from prison and looking for the loot he served time for. 2) "The Strange Ride of Perry Woodstock"--Perry has a coded message that tells him of a buried treasure. 3) "Reata" - Apprehended as a pickpocket, Reata manages to escape jail with the help of a master criminal ... but there is a price
The wolf strain : a western trio by Max Brand ( Book )
9 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in English and held by 1,229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains three western stories, "Bared Fangs," "Gallows Gamble," and "The Wolf Strain," by early twentieth-century American writer Max Brand
Trouble in Timberline by Max Brand ( Book )
16 editions published between 1961 and 2006 in English and held by 1,221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Color illustration on front cover of a man wearing western clothing on horseback in a grassy field surrounded by pine trees and mountains holding a rifle in his hands looking to his proper left at three horsemen in the distance
In the hills of Monterey : a western story by Max Brand ( Book )
18 editions published between 1924 and 2013 in English and held by 1,218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Francisco Valdez arrives in Spanish California to marry Ortiza Tarabal, but she falls in love with his slave, El Rojo
Stolen gold : a Western trio by Max Brand ( Book )
16 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and held by 1,214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An exciting collection of three short novels from the master of Western fiction includes "Sheriff Larrabee's Prisoner," in which a rugged lawman must track a murder suspect even though his daughter believes that the suspect is innocent
The rangeland avenger by Max Brand ( Book )
25 editions published between 1922 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
While Riley Sinclair relentlessly pursues the men who abandoned his injured younger brother, leaving him to die in the desert, one of the pursued commits suicide and another saves Sinclair from a lynching party
The city in the sky by Max Brand ( Book )
23 editions published between 1927 and 2009 in English and held by 1,172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Les Tarron, a young man looking for adventure, meets Doran, a loner on a mysterious errand, Les takes on Doran's job when Doran is shot and puts himself in the crosshairs of a cold-blooded killer
The untamed by Max Brand ( Book )
48 editions published between 1919 and 2014 in English and held by 1,152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Untamed, Max Brand's first foray into Westerns, is regarded by critics and fans alike as one of the writer's most successful efforts. Combining an unforgettable main character with a story packed with action, conflict, and revenge, The Untamed is a classic of the genre that will captivate any reader
The survival of Juan Oro by Max Brand ( Book )
15 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and held by 1,151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Juan Oro, a young American brought up by Indians, is captured in battle by a Spanish lord. He is sent to apprentice with a famous gunslinger with instructions to learn the trade, then kill him. But during training a bond forms between pupil and teacher. A 1925 magazine serial, now published in book form
 
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English (539)
German (7)
French (1)
Italian (1)
Hebrew (1)
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