Blake, Michael 1945-
Most widely held works about Michael Blake
Most widely held works by Michael Blake
Dances with wolves by Michael Blake ( Book )
82 editions published between 1988 and 2007 in 14 languages and held by 2,732 libraries worldwide
The original novel with an afterword by the author.
The holy road : a novel by Michael Blake ( Book )
19 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 1,756 libraries worldwide
"Eleven years have passed since Lieutenant John Dunbar became the Comanche warrior Dances With Wolves and married Stands With A Fist, a white-born woman raised as a Comanche from early childhood. With their three children, they live peacefully in the village of Ten Bears. But there is unease in the air, caused by increased reports of violent confrontations with white soldiers, who want to drive the Comanches onto reservations - a movement symbolized by the railroad, the white man's holy road.
Marching to Valhalla : a novel of Custer's last days by Michael Blake ( Book )
17 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in English and Spanish and held by 1,416 libraries worldwide
The diary of General Custer during the last year of his life in which he reflects on his career, the Civil War and his marriage. Also featured are his views on his Indian enemies who were about to cut the diary short at Little Big Horn. A sympathetic portrayal of a controversial historical figure by the author of Dances with Wolves.
Dances with wolves ( Visual )
45 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in 8 languages and held by 1,076 libraries worldwide
Sent to protect a U.S. outpost on the desolate frontier, Lt. John Dunbar finds himself alone in the vast wilderness. Befriending the very people he's sent to protect the outpost from, the Sioux Indians, Dunbar slowly comes to revere those he once feared. When the encroaching U.S. Army threatens to overrun the Sioux, he is forced to make a difficult choice.
Dances with wolves : the illustrated story of the epic film by Kevin Costner ( Book )
8 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 710 libraries worldwide
Airman Mortensen by Michael Blake ( Book )
9 editions published between 1991 and 1997 in English and held by 679 libraries worldwide
It is 1966 and Airman Mortensen has gotten into trouble on a U.S. Air Force base in the southwest. His punishment begins with permanment latrine duty. During this dark point, he falls in love with the base commander's daughter.
Indian yell : the heart of an American insurgency by Michael Blake ( Book )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and Turkish and held by 394 libraries worldwide
Presents twelve episodes of conflict in the West of the nineteenth century between Americans soldiers and the Indians, providing descriptive portraits of the major participants on both sides and an in-depth analysis of each battle and the insurgent efforts of the Indians.
Dances with wolves the novel by Michael Blake ( Recording )
4 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 363 libraries worldwide
A story of John J. Dunbar, a young cavalry lieutenant who finds himself at the edge of the American Frontier in the year 1863.
Dances with wolves ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1990 and 1995 in English and held by 140 libraries worldwide
Rewarded for his heroism in the Civil War, Lt. John Dunbar wants to see the American frontier before it is gone. He is assigned to an abandoned fort, with a Sioux tribe as his only neighbor. They overcome the language barrier and mutual fear and distrust to become friends. His knowledge of their ultimate fate forces him to make a crucial decision.
Two dances Ritmo jondo = Deep rhythm : Day on Earth ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 113 libraries worldwide
In Ritmo jondo, dancers portray masculine and feminine roles in a traditional culture With swirling movement and exciting leaps. Day on Earth reaches into the heart of human experience: love, birth, loss, companionship, death, and continuation, and the meaning and solace of work.
Dances with wolves : the illustrated screenplay and story behind the film by Kevin Costner ( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 81 libraries worldwide
Depicts the making of the film "Dances With Wolves." Includes the screenplay, features about Plains Indians culture, and information on the historical background.
American Civil War infantry by Michael Blake ( Book )
3 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 78 libraries worldwide
Making model soldiers by Michael Blake ( Book )
1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 77 libraries worldwide
American Civil War cavalry by Michael Blake ( Book )
1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 67 libraries worldwide
Concentrated incomplete fertilisers* their use and abuse in price review agriculture by Michael Blake ( Book )
2 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 63 libraries worldwide
Creating action space : the challenge of poverty and democracy in South Africa by Conrad Barberton ( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 62 libraries worldwide
Dances with wolves by Michael Blake ( Book )
29 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in 8 languages and held by 44 libraries worldwide
During the Civil War, a cavalry officer is assigned to guard the Western frontier, and makes hesitant friends with a neighbouring tribe of Indians.
Down to earth: real principles for fertiliser practice by Michael Blake ( Book )
2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 40 libraries worldwide
Two dances by Doris Humphrey Ritmo jondo (Deep rhythm), Day on earth ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 31 libraries worldwide
Two performances of works by Doris Humphrey by the Limón Dance Company. Ritmo jondo, based on Spanish themes, is performed to an orchestral score by Carlos Surinach based on songs and dances of Spanish gypsies. With its cascading swirls for the women and leaps for the men, Ritmo jondo presents a portrayal of masculine and feminine roles in a traditional culture. Doris Humphrey's most popular dance, Day on earth, reaches into the heart of human experience: love, birth, loss, companionship, death, and continuation, and the meaning and solace of work. Compressed into a small, spare form, a man, his first love, wife, and child tell the poetic story accompanied by Aaron Copland's Piano sonata (1941), played by Michael Cherry.
Danse avec les loups by Michael Blake ( Book )
7 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in French and held by 23 libraries worldwide
Roman d'aventure - loup - amitié - Indien (peuple).
Audiobooks Audiocassettes Blake, Michael,--1945- Choreography Comanche Indians Comanche Indians--Wars Custer, George A.--1839-1876 Dakota Indians Dances with wolves (Motion picture) Diary fiction Drama Ethnic relations Ethnic relations--Political aspects Feature films Feature films Fertilizers Fiction Film adaptations Film and video adaptations Films for the hearing impaired Generals Great Plains Historical films History Indians of North America Indians of North America--Government relations Indians of North America--Wars Indian Wars (Dakota : 1876) Juvenile works Kidnapping Large type books Little Bighorn, Battle of the (Montana : 1876) Military miniatures Modern dance Montana Political science Railroads--Design and construction South Africa South Dakota Territorial expansion United States United States.--Air Force United States.--Army.--Cavalry United States.--Army.--Infantry Video recordings--for the hearing impaired West (U.S.) Western films Western films Western stories Whites--Relations with Indians
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