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Dietz, Norman

Overview
Works: 310 works in 1,486 publications in 1 language and 46,284 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Biography  Poetry  Juvenile works  Action and adventure fiction  History  Children's audiobooks  Satire  Science fiction  Nature stories 
Roles: Narrator, Author, Performer
Classifications: PS1305, 813.4
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Norman Dietz
 
Most widely held works by Norman Dietz
The adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain( Recording )

27 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,964 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of a boy and a runaway slave as they float down the Mississippi on a raft
The Odyssey by Homer( Recording )

21 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and held by 1,645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Greek epic tells of the adventures of the hero Odysseus during his perilous and protracted journey home from the Trojan War
The adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain( Recording )

38 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of a boy growing up in a nineteenth-century Mississippi River town as he plays hookey on an island, witnesses a crime, hunts for pirates' treasure, and becomes lost in a cave
Gulliver's travels by Jonathan Swift( )

18 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in English and held by 1,006 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The voyages of an Englishman carry him to such strange places as Lilliput, where people are six inches tall; Brobdingnag, a land of giants; and a country ruled by horses
Life on the Mississippi by Mark Twain( )

14 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in English and held by 981 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"With wit and nostalgia, Mark Twain transports you to America's past when steamboats ruled the mighty rivers. Aclaimed as the author's most brilliant non-fiction, Life on the Mississippi offers a unique glimpse into Twain's personal life before he became the most popular humorist of his time."--Container
A man without a country by Kurt Vonnegut( )

15 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 964 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Author Kurt Vonnegut shares his often hilarious and always insightful reflections on America, art, politics, and life in general
White Fang by Jack London( )

15 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 952 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures in the northern wilderness of a dog who is part wolf and how he comes to make his peace with man
Walking across Egypt by Clyde Edgerton( )

23 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in English and held by 946 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

78-year-old Mattie Rigsby tries to keep her life orderly. When she meets Wesley Benfield, she has to make a choice - between friendship and order. This is a humorous novel about old age and life in the South
A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's court by Mark Twain( )

15 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in English and held by 942 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Hank Morgan is cracked on the head by a crowbarin 19th century Connecticut, one of literature's most extraordinary fantasy tales begins to unfold. Awakening to find himself in the England of King Arthur, Morgan discovers a world of fear, injustice and ignorance hiding behind a Utopian mirage. The tough-minded Yankee must overcome daunting obstacles, including Merlin the magician as he sets out to enlighten sixth-century England
The prince and the pauper by Mark Twain( )

14 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 896 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bedraggled street urchin becomes "king for a day" while his twin, the pampered Prince of Wales is left to fend for himself among his seedier subjects
20,000 leagues under the sea by Jules Verne( )

13 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and held by 893 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of a French scientist and his companions who travel the seven seas in the mid-nineteenth century as prisoners in the submarine of the mysterious Captain Nemo
A journey to the center of the earth by Jules Verne( )

11 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in English and held by 889 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fantastic voyage is undertaken from a volcanic crater in Iceland to the center of the earth
Roughing it : a personal narrative by Mark Twain( )

15 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in English and held by 886 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A chronicle of Twain's three month pleasure trip to the mining towns of Nevada and how it came to last seven years
The man that corrupted Hadleyburg by Mark Twain( )

10 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 881 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The title story of this collection of short stories features the tale of the "most honest and upright" town of Hadleyburg, whose residents boast of their unsmirched moral character. A stranger, offended by the pious reputation of the town, devises a plan to bring its honored residents to shame. Is there even one righteous man in Hadleyburg?
The bear in the attic by Patrick F McManus( Recording )

12 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 844 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this collection of essays, McManus ponders the strange allure of the RV, a thirtieth-century hunting trip, the art of wrestling toads, the existential implications of being lost, the baffling tendency of animals to outsmart those who wish to hunt them, the singular pleasure of doubling the size of every fish one doesn't catch, and what happens when a bear named Pooky decides to hibernate in the attic
Tom Sawyer abroad by Mark Twain( )

11 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 818 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom's plan to become famous involves Huck Finn and his friend Jim in a crusade to the Holy Land by balloon ascension
The celebrated cases of Judge Dee( )

7 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and held by 745 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An authentic seventh-century Chinese magistrate solves three crimes
Mosby's men by John Henry Alexander( )

7 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 745 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alexander presents a first hand account of the daring adventures, scenes and operations of Mosby's Rangers during the Civil War, spring 1864
The mutiny on board H.M.S. Bounty by William Bligh( )

7 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in English and held by 730 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Bligh documents a two year journey from Plymouth to Tahiti and back, including a mutiny that found him adrift in an open boat with only two day's rations and 47 days from landfall
Younger next year for women : live like you're 50--strong, fit, sexy--until you're 80 and beyond by Chris Crowley( )

9 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 705 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Live like you're 50--strong, fit, sexy--until you're 80 and beyond."--Container
 
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Life on the Mississippi
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The OdysseyThe adventures of Tom SawyerGulliver's travelsLife on the MississippiA man without a countryWhite FangWalking across EgyptThe bear in the atticYounger next year for women : live like you're 50--strong, fit, sexy--until you're 80 and beyond