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Dietz, Norman

Overview
Works: 278 works in 1,165 publications in 1 language and 45,840 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Poetry  Biography  Juvenile works  History  Children's audiobooks  Satire  Action and adventure fiction  Fiction  Fiction 
Roles: Narrator, Author, Performer
Classifications: PS1305, 813.4
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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 )

22 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in English and held by 1,984 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

18 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and held by 1,679 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 )

29 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in English and held by 1,556 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 the pirates' treasure, and becomes lost in a cave
Gulliver's travels by Jonathan Swift( )

16 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in English and held by 1,034 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The voyages of an Englishman carry him to a land of people six inches high, a land of giants, an island of sorcerers, and a land where horses are masters of human-like creatures
Life on the Mississippi by Mark Twain( )

11 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in English and held by 1,012 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( )

12 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 987 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the greatest minds in American writing, Kurt Vonnegut has left an indelible impression on literature. Now this iconic figure shares his often hilarious and always insightful reflections on America, art, politics, and life in general
White Fang by Jack London( )

10 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and held by 975 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures in the Yukon of a dog who is part wolf, and how he makes his peace with man
A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's court by Mark Twain( )

12 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in English and held by 960 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A blow on the head transports a Yankee to 528 A.D. where he proceeds to modernize King Arthur's kingdom
The prince and the pauper by Mark Twain( )

10 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 920 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When young Edward VI of England and a poor boy who resembles him exchange places, each learns something about the other's very different station in life
The man that corrupted Hadleyburg by Mark Twain( )

6 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 912 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?
A journey to the center of the earth by Jules Verne( )

9 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in English and held by 910 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( )

11 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in English and held by 905 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two American originals, Mark Twain and the West, come together in this documentary of the author's seven-year "pleasure trip" to the silver mines of Nevada. Twain had originally planned the trip to be a three-month "vacation;" not surprisingly for someone of Twain's temperament, the trip lasted seven years. His journey, like his book, has a way of taking ever-unexpected turns
20,000 leagues under the sea by Jules Verne( )

7 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and held by 904 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
The bear in the attic by Patrick F McManus( Recording )

11 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 865 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( )

8 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and held by 839 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
Mosby's men by J. H Alexander( )

4 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 769 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A first-hand account of the Civil War guerrilla unit commanded by John Mosby, and its activities in Northern Virginia, behind the enemy lines
The celebrated cases of Judge Dee( )

5 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and held by 761 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An authentic seventh-century Chinese magistrate solves three crimes
The mutiny on board H.M.S. Bounty by William Bligh( )

5 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in English and held by 754 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
Old yeller by Fred Gipson( Recording )

13 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 743 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a boy and his dog in the Texas hill country of the 1860s
Younger next year for women : live like you're 50--strong, fit, sexy--until you're 80 and beyond by Chris Crowley( )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 722 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 FangThe bear in the atticOld yellerYounger next year for women : live like you're 50--strong, fit, sexy--until you're 80 and beyond