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Bjorklund, Lorence F.

Overview
Works: 326 works in 499 publications in 2 languages and 25,944 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  Fiction  History  Western fiction  Bibliography  Dictionaries  Encyclopedias  Anecdotes  Biography‡vAnecdotes 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: F596, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Lorence F Bjorklund
Concise encyclopedia of the American Indian by Bruce Grant( Book )

17 editions published between 1958 and 2000 in English and held by 1,083 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents descriptive alphabetical entries on Indian tribes, territories, customs, tools, activities, and famous leaders
Wild cow tales by Ben K Green( Book )

15 editions published between 1969 and 2002 in English and held by 933 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In thirteen stories" the author "tells of the days when he made a specialty of catching wild cows that roundups couldn't corral"--Jacket
Theodore Roosevelt : fighting patriot by Clara Ingram Judson( Book )

4 editions published in 1953 in English and held by 830 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This biography shows how Theodore Roosevelt's love of the outdoors helped him to overcome his sickly youth and emphasizes his interest in law and government, his many and varied contributions to his country
The village horse doctor : west of the Pecos by Ben K Green( Book )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 694 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben K. (Doc) Green discusses the years he spent as a practicing horse doctor, working out of Fort Stockton, Texas
American words by Mitford M Mathews( Book )

6 editions published between 1959 and 1976 in English and held by 672 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the stories behind the origin and development of approximately two hundred significant American words and phrases
Winged moccasins : the story of Sacajawea by Frances Joyce Farnsworth( Book )

4 editions published between 1954 and 1968 in English and held by 669 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The story of a Shoshone Indian girl who was the first woman to cross the Rockies. She was an interpreter and guide for Lewis and Clark, and later became an Indian advisor for the white man. A book beautifully and sympathetically written."
Andrew Jackson, frontier statesman by Clara Ingram Judson( Book )

3 editions published between 1954 and 1956 in English and held by 607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grades 5-8
St. Lawrence Seaway by Clara Ingram Judson( Book )

7 editions published between 1959 and 1964 in English and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes early settlement of the Great Lakes region; building of canals such as the Welland and Erie which lessened problems of lake transport around Niagara Falls and the rapids of the Sault Ste. Marie; and the joint Canadian-United States construction of the St. Lawrence Seaway and power project
Mavericks by Jack Schaefer( Book )

4 editions published between 1967 and 1974 in English and Norwegian and held by 523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Waiting out his last days, an aged cowman relives his life as a carefree ranch hand
The warm-blooded dinosaurs by Julian May( Book )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A simple discussion of new evidence that dinosaurs were warm-blooded animals and not reptiles as previously believed
Snowshoe trek to Otter River by David Budbill( Book )

4 editions published between 1976 and 1979 in English and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three short stories relate the adventures of twelve-year-old Daniel and his friend Seth while camping in the woods
The Indians of northeastern America by Karna L Bjorklund( Book )

2 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the origin, history, culture, and folklore of the Indians of northeastern America, with emphasis on their rise and decline following the arrival of the first white man
Indian festivals by Paul Showers( Book )

3 editions published between 1969 and 1970 in English and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the ancient celebrations still observed by many American Indians including the Seminoles, Zunis, Eskimos, and Cheyennes
Famous American explorers by Bern Keating( Book )

4 editions published between 1972 and 1974 in English and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the journeys and adventures of those who explored the North American continent including the Spanish conquistadores, the Vikings, French Voyageurs, and mountain men
Negroes in the early West by Olive Woolley Burt( Book )

3 editions published between 1969 and 1977 in English and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brief biographies of thirteen African American men and two women who were among the first explorers, trappers, soldiers, businessmen, cowboys, and settlers in the "early West."
Indian wars and warriors, East by Paul I Wellman( Book )

2 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes Indian warfare in colonial times, with an emphasis on Indian activity in the wars among the white colonists
Horses; how they came to be by Julian May( Book )

4 editions published between 1968 and 1975 in English and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the evolution of the horse, from the early short legged relatives of eohippus through other prehistoric species to the modern horse
Famous American trails by Bruce Grant( Book )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the history of twelve early trails throughout the United States and their influence on the country's development
Famous American Indians of the Plains by S. Carl Hirsch( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the history, culture, and legends of the major Plains tribes and the effects of their contact with the white man
Famous American cowboys by Bern Keating( Book )

2 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biographical sketches of nine cowboys including the cowboy showman, Will Rogers, Richard King, the cattle baron, and Frederic Remington, an artist whose drawings portrayed cowboy life
 
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Concise encyclopedia of the American Indian
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Wild cow talesThe village horse doctor : west of the Pecos
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Bjorklund, Lorence.

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