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Dietz, Norman

Overview
Works: 275 works in 990 publications in 1 language and 48,623 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Biography  History  Poetry  Personal narratives‡vConfederate  Satire  Western stories  Bildungsromans  Juvenile works  Fantasy fiction 
Roles: Narrator, Performer
Classifications: PA4025.A5, 813.4
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Most widely held works by Norman Dietz
The adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain ( Recording )
18 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,055 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A nineteenth-century boy, floating down the Mississippi on a raft with a runaway slave, becomes involved with a feuding family, two scoundrels pretending to be royalty, and Tom Sawyer's aunt, who mistakes him for Tom
The adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain ( Recording )
31 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in English and held by 1,926 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
The Odyssey by Homer ( Recording )
19 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and held by 1,777 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
Life on the Mississippi by Mark Twain ( )
12 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in English and held by 1,085 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
Gulliver's travels by Jonathan Swift ( )
14 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in English and held by 1,066 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
A man without a country by Kurt Vonnegut ( )
13 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 1,058 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 ( )
9 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and held by 1,033 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the desolate, frozen wilds of north-west Canada, a wolf-cub soon finds himself the sole survivor of the litter. Son of Kiche - half-wolf, half-dog - and the ageing wolf One Eye, he is thrust into a savage world where each day becomes a fight to stay alive
A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's court by Mark Twain ( )
13 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in English and held by 1,024 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 ( )
10 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 976 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
A journey to the center of the earth by Jules Verne ( )
10 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in English and held by 967 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A fantastic voyage is undertaken from a volcanic crater in Iceland to the center of the earth
The man that corrupted Hadleyburg by Mark Twain ( )
7 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 966 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?
Roughing it a personal narrative by Mark Twain ( )
11 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in English and held by 954 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
The bear in the attic by Patrick F McManus ( Recording )
11 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 930 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 ( )
9 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and held by 886 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
Old yeller by Fred Gipson ( Recording )
13 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 851 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of a boy and his dog in the Texas hill country of the 1860s
Mosby's men by J. H Alexander ( )
6 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 820 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
Heading out to wonderful a novel by Robert Goolrick ( Recording )
8 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 802 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1948, a mysterious and charismatic man arrives in a small Virginia town carrying two suitcases--one contains his worldly possessions, the other is full of money. He soon inserts himself into the town's daily life, taking a job in the local butcher shop
The mutiny on board H.M.S. Bounty by William Bligh ( )
5 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in English and held by 791 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
20,000 leagues under the sea by Jules Verne ( )
5 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and held by 780 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 celebrated cases of Judge Dee ( )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 742 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An authentic seventh-century Chinese magistrate solves three crimes
 
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