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Conroy, Jack 1898-1990

Overview
Works: 69 works in 206 publications in 5 languages and 7,337 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Biography  History  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Biographical films  Political fiction  Domestic fiction  Periodicals 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Photographer
Classifications: E185.6, 791.4372
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Anyplace but here by Arna Bontemps( Book )

17 editions published between 1966 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The disinherited by Jack Conroy( Book )

46 editions published between 1933 and 1996 in 5 languages and held by 876 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the story of Larry Donovan, son of a Missouri coal miner who aspires to rise above a working-class life. Propelled into the ranks of migratory workers by the Depression. Donovan searches for his own voice among the confusion of voices in mine, mill, and factory. Finally, he returns home and stumbles upon a purpose within the very life he was trying to escape
The fast Sooner hound by Arna Bontemps( Book )

8 editions published between 1942 and 1970 in English and held by 821 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chagrined that the hound Sooner continually outruns his trains, the roadmaster pits his speed against that of his fastest train, the Cannon Ball
They seek a city by Arna Bontemps( Book )

15 editions published between 1945 and 1992 in English and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Writers in revolt: the Anvil anthology by Jack Conroy( Book )

6 editions published in 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Midland humor; a harvest of fun and folklore by Jack Conroy( Book )

4 editions published in 1947 in English and Undetermined and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains contributions by George Ade, Nelson Algren, Gwendolyn Brooks, Peter De Vries, Ernest Hemingway, Ring Lardner, Carl Sandburg, Booth Tarkington, James Thurber, Herman Fetzer, Joseph M. Field, Caroline Kirkland, John S. Robb, Alphonso Wetmore, Robert Jones Burdette, Finley Peter Dunne, Eugene Field, John Hay, E.W. Howe, T.A. McNeal, Julia A. Moore, Petroleum V. Nasby (David Ross Locke), George W. Peck, M. Quad (Charles Bertrand Lewis), Opie Read, James Whitcomb Riley, Mark Twain, Artemus Ward (Charles Farrar Browne), Ten Eyck White, Jack Balch, Frank Marshall Davis, Leonard Dubkin, C.L. Edson, Amos R. Harlin, Sydney J. Harris, Kin Hubbard (Abe Martin), Ben Krit, Della T. Lutes, Ruth McKenney, Kenneth W. Porter, Keith Preston, Vance Randolph, Max Shulman, Vincent Starrett, Bert Leston Taylor, Raymond Weeks, Wil Wharton, Wendell Wilcox, Charles Morrow Wilson, Howard Wolf, and Robert M. Yoder
A world to win by Jack Conroy( Book )

9 editions published between 1935 and 2000 in English and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Jack Conroy reader by Jack Conroy( Book )

3 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The weed king & other stories by Jack Conroy( Book )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sam Patch, the high, wide & handsome jumper by Arna Bontemps( Book )

3 editions published in 1951 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Slappy Hooper, the wonderful sign painter by Arna Bontemps( Book )

2 editions published in 1946 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Slappy Hooper, an incredible artist, is so good his paintings come to life, but he gets into trouble because of his all-too-realistic signs. Features working-class heroes
The anvil : the proletarian fiction magazine( )

in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unrest( )

in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unrest; the rebel poets' anthology for 1929( Book )

1 edition published in 1929 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unrest : the rebel poets' anthology for 1930 by Ralph Cheyney( Book )

2 editions published in 1930 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The New anvil( )

in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Rebel poet( )

in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Anvil( )

in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

My left foot the story of Christy Brown by Jim Sheridan( Visual )

7 editions published between 1989 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Summary: As a baby, Christy Brown was found to be severely handicapped by cerebral palsy and doctors told his mother that if he lived, he would be little more than a vegetable. Video follows his progress from bith in 1932 to the day in 1959 when he first met Mary Carr, later to be his wife
Double Curve Dan, the pitcher detective, or, Against heavy odds by George C Jenks( Book )

1 edition published in 1888 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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A world to win
Alternative Names
Brennan, Tim 1898-1990

Brennan, Tim 1899-1989

Brennan Tim 1899-1990

Conroy, John Wesley.

Conroy, John Wesley 1898-1990

Conroy, John Wesley 1899-1989

Konroi, Jakku 1899-1989

Konroj, Džek 1898-1990

Morine, Hoder 1898-1990

Morine, Hoder 1899-1989

Morine Hoder 1899-1990

Norcross, John 1898-1990

Norcross, John 1899-1989

Norcross John 1899-1990

Конрой, Джек

コンロイ, ジャック

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The disinheritedA world to win