WorldCat Identities

Craven, Jerry

Overview
Works: 31 works in 43 publications in 1 language and 5,879 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Fiction  Poetry 
Roles: Author
Classifications: TL215.J3, 629.2222
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jerry Craven
Jaguar, the king of the cats by Linda Craven( Book )

2 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and held by 520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gives a brief history of Jaguar cars and describes some classic models
Tae kwon do by Jerry Craven( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book traces "tae kwon do," from its origins in Korea to one of the most popular martial arts today
Rolls-Royce : leader in luxury by Jerry Craven( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gives a brief history of the Rolls-Royce automobile and describes its special features and classic models
Ninja by Jerry Craven( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book traces the "ninja," tricksters trained to kill, from ancient China to the present ninja skills, a martial art for self-protection
Aikido by Jerry Craven( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book describes "aikido," a new martial art, adapted from the Takeda sword fighting system and has the goal of blending body and mind for only self-defense
Mustang : Ford's wild pony by Linda Craven( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gives a brief history of the Mustang automobile and describes its special features and classic models
Thunderbird : the high-flying Ford by Linda Craven( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gives a brief history of the Thunderbird automobile describing its special features and most popular models
Japanese sports cars : speed and style by Jerry Craven( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides a brief history of Japanese sports cars in the United States and describes the special features of the most popular models
Celebrations by Jerry Craven( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Details the rituals and celebrations that mark special days in a person's life, including birthdays, name days, the bar mitzvah, and marriage
Festivals by Jerry Craven( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces festivals celebrated in various places throughout the world
Folk pageants by Jerry Craven( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces some of the many forms of folk pageants including the Native American powwow, rodeo, Renaissance fair, folk drama, parade with float contest, and quilt-makers festival
Snake mountain : a novel by Jerry Craven( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tickling catfish : a Texan looks at culture from Amarillo to Borneo by Jerry Craven( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tall tales and "true stories" are mixed here with author Jerry Craven's mind-teasing musings on culture and language
Images from the high plains : artwork and poetry from the high plains region by Jerry Craven( Book )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Women of thunder : a novel by Jerry Craven( Book )

3 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oleander wine by Jerry Craven( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tiger, tiger and other stories by Jerry Craven( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

My own choric song : the dramatic monologues and soliloquies of L'Anne Weaver by Jerry Craven( Book )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Big Thicket by Jerry Craven( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Set in East Texas in 1877-80 and based on some real events, The Big Thicket is the story of Tim Coke and his best friend Lucius Simmons, an ex-slave, who struggle with the racial tensions of the Texas Big Thicket region"--Author's website
The last running : poems by Jerry Craven( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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English (31)

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CelebrationsFestivalsFolk pageantsSnake mountain : a novelTickling catfish : a Texan looks at culture from Amarillo to Borneo