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Lavine, Sigmund A.

Overview
Works: 73 works in 136 publications in 1 language and 16,356 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Folklore  History  Biography 
Classifications: QL737.C22, 599.74442
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The games the Indians played by Sigmund A Lavine ( Book )
3 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 608 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the wide variety of games engaged in by North and Central American Indians, including, lacrosse, cat's-cradle, dice games, and horse racing
Handmade in America; the heritage of colonial craftsmen by Sigmund A Lavine ( Book )
3 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Historical account of the work of colonial craftsmen. Chapters are devoted to workers in wood, cabinetmakers, clockmakers, glassmakers, pewterers, porcelain and pottery makers
The houses the Indians built by Sigmund A Lavine ( Book )
1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Text and illustrations survey the homes built by various North and South American Indian tribes
Wonders of badgers by Sigmund A Lavine ( Book )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the characteristics of American and European badgers, as well as more exotic species, and includes lore that has grown up around these intelligent and often misunderstood creatures
Wonders of turkeys by Sigmund A Lavine ( Book )
2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the evolution, physical characteristics, and behavior of wild and domestic turkeys and discusses the various breeds and their role in American tradition and folklore
Wonders of woodchucks by Sigmund A Lavine ( Book )
1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the evolution, physical characteristics, and behavior of woodchucks and discusses their place in folklore, literature, and medical research
Wonders of giraffes by Sigmund A Lavine ( Book )
2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the unique African animal with the long neck, and, briefly, its only relative, the okapi
Indian corn and other gifts by Sigmund A Lavine ( Book )
1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Facts, myths, legends and superstitions about corn, peppers, peanuts, potatoes, pumpkins, and other foods given to the world by the Indians of North and South America
Wonders of coyotes by Sigmund A Lavine ( Book )
1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the physical characteristics, habits, and behavior of coyotes, as well as some of the lore surrounding these ancient and controversial animals
Wonders of draft horses by Sigmund A Lavine ( Book )
1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traces the role of the draft horse throughout history and describes the characteristics of some of the most popular breeds including the Belgian, Clydesdale, Percheron, Shire, and Suffolk
Steinmetz, maker of lightning by Sigmund A Lavine ( Book )
6 editions published between 1955 and 1965 in English and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Life of the great electrical engineer
Wonders of hippos by Sigmund A Lavine ( Book )
1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traces the natural history and lore of the common hippopotamus and the pygmy hippopotamus, two species of plant-eating, amphibious, even-toed ungulates that live in the muddy rivers of Africa
Wonders of mules by Sigmund A Lavine ( Book )
1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the mule, a hard-working, intelligent animal which is considered one of the greatest successes in the selective breeding of livestock
Wonders of foxes by Sigmund A Lavine ( Book )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the behavior and physical characteristics of the red fox and examines its relationship to the human population. Includes a separate chapter on seven other fox species
Allan Pinkerton; America's first private eye by Sigmund A Lavine ( Book )
7 editions published between 1963 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Biography of the man who, with his two sons, founded the detective agency bearing his name
Wonders of rhinos by Sigmund A Lavine ( Book )
1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes and contrasts the physiology and behavior of the five surviving rhinoceros species, and examines the animal's role in art and folklore through the ages
Wonders of sheep by Sigmund A Lavine ( Book )
1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traces the history and habits of the various kinds of wild and domesticated sheep, notes their appearances in folklore, literature, and art, and discusses the raising of sheep for wool, food, and other uses
Wonders of peacocks by Sigmund A Lavine ( Book )
1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the three species of iridescent-plumaged pheasants commonly known as peacocks, and traces their influence on folklore, religion, literature, and art
Wonders of flightless birds by Sigmund A Lavine ( Book )
1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the first bird, extinct birds including the roc, great auk, and dodo, and forty-six living species of birds that lack the power of flight
Wonders of ponies by Sigmund A Lavine ( Book )
1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the characteristics, history, breeds, lore, and uses of ponies
 
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