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Maclean, Norman 1902-1990

Overview
Works: 90 works in 312 publications in 9 languages and 14,897 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Domestic fiction  Fishing stories  Film adaptations  Bildungsromans  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Short stories, American  Television adaptations 
Roles: Bibliographic antecedent, Conceptor
Classifications: PS3563.A317993, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by Norman Maclean, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Norman Maclean
Young men & fire by Norman Maclean ( Book )
17 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in English and held by 2,734 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On August 5, 1949, a crew of fifteen Smokejumpers, the United States Forest Service's elite airborne firefighters, stepped into the sky above a remote forest fire in the Montana wilderness. Less than two hours after their jump, all but three of these men were dead or fatally burned. Exactly what happened in Mann Gulch that day has been obscured by years of grief and controversy. Now a master storyteller finally gives the Mann Gulch fire its due as tragedy. Norman Maclean
A river runs through it, and other stories by Norman Maclean ( Book )
41 editions published between 1976 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From its first magnificent sentence, "In our family, there was no clear line between religion and fly fishing", to the last, "I am haunted by waters", A River Runs Through It is an American classic. Based on Norman Maclean's childhood experiences, A River Runs Through It has established itself as one of the most moving stories of our time; it captivates readers with vivid descriptions of life along Montana's Big Blackfoot River and its near magical blend of fly fishing with the troubling affections of the heart
A river runs through it by Norman Maclean ( Recording )
25 editions published between 1976 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the true story of two brothers, Norman and Paul Maclean, growing up in Montana. While Paul rebels against the stern nature of the boys' father, Reverend Maclean, Norman pursues his dream of becoming a writer. Despite the brothers' differences they are ultimately bonded by their mutual love of fly fishing
A river runs through it by Robert Redford ( Visual )
50 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two sons rebel against their stern minister father; one by channeling it through writing and the other through self-destructive behavior
Young men & fire by Norman Maclean ( Recording )
6 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On August 5, 1949, a crew of 15 of the U.S. Forest Service's elite airborne firefighters, the Smokejumpers, stepped into the sky above a remote forest fire in Montana wilderness. Less than an hour later, all but three were dead or fatally burned in a "blowup," an explosive 2,000 degree firestorm 300 feet deep and 200 feet tall. Winner of a 1992 National Book Critic Award, Young men & fire consumed 14 years of Norman Maclean's life. He sifted through grief and controversy in search of the truth about the Mann Gulch tragedy, then wrote about it in excruciating detail. The sobering story of the worst disaster in the history of the Forest Service also embraces the themes of honor, death, compassion, rebirth, and the human spirit
Manual for instruction in military maps and aerial photographs by Norman Maclean ( Book )
4 editions published in 1943 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Young men & fire by Norman Maclean ( Recording )
2 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Story of the crew of 15 U.S. Forest Service airborne firefighters who were trapped by a fire in 1949, and of Maclean's search for the truth of what happened that day
La rivière du sixième jour by Norman Maclean ( Book )
11 editions published between 1992 and 1999 in French and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Récit autobiographique d'un professeur de littérature à l'Université de Chicago, paru en 1976. L'auteur, d'une façon pudique et allusive, communique son amour de la pêche à la mouche, des écrivains et de sa famille (essentiellement, son frère). Cadre: le Montana champêtre des années 1930. Robert Redford a tiré, en 1991, un film de ce roman-culte à saveur écologique
El río de la vida y otros relatos by Norman Maclean ( Book )
3 editions published in 2010 in Spanish and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Da he lian by Norman Maclean ( Book )
3 editions published between 1993 and 2002 in Chinese and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
USFS 1919 the ranger, the cook, and a hole in the sky by Norman Maclean ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Maclean shares his adventures as a young man working for the U.S. Forest Service along the Montana-Idaho border
In mezzo scorre il fiume by Norman Maclean ( Book )
4 editions published between 1993 and 1998 in Italian and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Norman Maclean reader by Norman Maclean ( )
5 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In his eighty-seven years, Norman Maclean played many parts: fisherman, logger, firefighter, scholar, teacher. But it was a role he took up late in life, that of writer, that won him enduring fame and critical acclaim & mdash;as well as the devotion of readers worldwide. Though the 1976 collection A River Runs Through It and Other Stories was the only book Maclean published in his lifetime, it was an unexpected success, and the moving family tragedy of the title novella & mdash;based largely on Maclean & rsquo;s memories of his childhood home in Montana & mdash;has proved to be one of the most endurin
Aus der Mitte entspringt ein Fluss Roman by Norman Maclean ( Book )
8 editions published between 1955 and 2003 in German and English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In seinem einzigen Roman (von 1977) beschreibt der amerikanische Autor (1902-1990) die schwierige Beziehung zu seinem Bruder Paul
Norman Maclean reads three excerpts from A river runs through it and one excerpt from USFS 1919 ; Norman Maclean reads two excerpts from work in progress about the Mann Gulch forest fire of 1949 by Norman Maclean ( Recording )
3 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After an introduction to his life and work, author Maclean reads excerpts from A river runs through it, a novel about fly-fishing, and excerpts from his short story USFS 1919. He concludes with readings from his most recent novel dealing with the Mann Gulch forest fire of 1949
The ranger, the cook and a hole in the sky by Brent Shields ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the summer of 1919 young Mac joins the Forest Rangers who teaches him the meaning of hard work. He also clashes with the cook who turns out to have a secret talent other than just cooking & bonding with his dinner bell
La part du feu by Norman Maclean ( Book )
4 editions published between 1994 and 1998 in French and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Le 5 août 1949, une équipe de quinze parachutistes du feu saute sur un incendie de forêt isolé dans le Montana. Deux heures plus tard, dix d'entre eux sont morts. L'auteur a passé quatorze années à essayer de comprendre ce qui s'était passé, obsédé par l'horreur de ce drame, en quête du mot final, dans cette quête de la vérité
Montana, 1919 by Norman Maclean ( Book )
1 edition published in 1994 in French and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A River Runs Through It and Other Stories (Twenty-fifth Anniversary Edition) by Norman Maclean ( Book )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Just as Norman Maclean writes at the end of "A River Runs through It" that he is "haunted by waters," so have readers been haunted by his novella. A retired English professor who began writing fiction at the age of 70, Maclean produced what is now recognized as one of the classic American stories of the twentieth century. Originally published in 1976, A River Runs through It and Other Stories now celebrates its twenty-fifth anniversary, marked by this new edition that includes a foreword by Annie Proulx. Maclean grew up in the western Rocky Mountains in the first decades of
Critics and criticism : ancient and modern by Ronald S Crane ( Book )
1 edition published in 1957 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Mac Lean, Norman
Mac Lean Norman 1902-1990
Maclean, Norman
Maclean, Norman F.
Maclean, Norman F. (Norman Fitzroy), 1902-1990
Maclean, Norman Fitzroy.
Maclean, Norman Fitzroy, 1902-1990
Mc Lean, Norman
Mc Lean Norman 1902-1990
McLean, Norman
McLean Norman 1902-1990
マクリーン, ノーマン
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English (184)
French (26)
German (18)
Italian (4)
Spanish (3)
Chinese (3)
Danish (1)
Japanese (1)
Multiple languages (1)
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