WorldCat Identities

Curtis, Bruce

Overview
Works: 20 works in 36 publications in 1 language and 5,268 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Literature  Biography  History  Biographies  Rules  Handbooks and manuals 
Roles: Photographer, Author, Illustrator
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Bruce Curtis
Kids' container gardening : year-round projects for inside and out by Cindy Krezel( Book )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 1,114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides instructions for gardening in containers such as bowls, drinking glasses, and old hats
Ice skating basics by Aaron Foeste( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide to the basic techniques used in skating that discusses the differences between figure and hockey skates, the proper way to warm up, the different types of stops and turns, and other related topics
Container gardening for kids by Ellen Talmage( Book )

3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides instructions for propagating and caring for plants, with more than twenty beginning gardening projects
Roller hockey by Cam Millar( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers the equipment, rules, tactics, and powerskating techniques for roller hockey
Perfect balance : the story of an elite gymnast by Lynn Haney( Book )

2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the career of a young American gymnast as she prepares for the 1980 Olympics to be held in Moscow. Includes profiles of several other prominent figures in gymnastic competition
The physics of pitching : learn the mechanics, science, and psychology of pitching to success by Len Solesky( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides a comprehensive approach, includes a training schedule, tips on the mechanics, physiology, and psychology of pitching, and explores common injuries
Show rider by Lynn Haney( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the training and competition of an exceptionally talented fifteen-year-old rider on the horse show circuit
I am a dancer by Lynn Haney( Book )

3 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and photos describe the ballet training of three young people and their performances with professional ballet companies
Typewriters : iconic machines from the golden age of mechanical writing by Anthony Casillo( Book )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"From the creation of the QWERTY keyboard to the world's first portable typing machine, this handsome collection is a visual homage to the golden age of the typewriter. From the world's first commercially successful typewriter--the Sholes & Glidden Type Writer of 1874--to the iconic electric models of the 1960s, eighty vintage devices are profiled in elegant photographs and fascinating text that highlights the design modifications, intricate details, and peculiar quirks that make each typewriter unique. From functional advances like noiseless machines to luxurious details such as mahogany covers and inlaid mother-of-pearl, a century of design innovation and experimentation is charted in these pages. Packed with visuals and rich with history, Typewriters is the essential story of a writing invention that changed the world"--Back cover
Skaters : profile of a pair by Lynn Haney( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brief biography of two young skaters emphasizing their training and participation in competitions. Also discusses the special difficulties of successful pair skating
Elite wrestling : moves for success on and beyond the mat by Thomas Ryan( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide to coaching wrestling, featuring tips, advice, and the personal philosophies of some of the sport's top coaches and players
Agility training for you and your dog : from backyard fun to high-performance training by Ali Roukas-Canova( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the innovative, positive training methods this practical training book explains how to get your dog started in the exciting sport of dog agility
The great game of soccer by Howard Liss( Book )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the evolution of soccer from a rough-and-tumble free-for-all into the world's most popular spectator sport and outlines the game's rules
Racing against the odds : Robyn C. Smith by Fern G Brown( Book )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brief biography of Robyn Smith emphasizing her struggles to become a jockey and gain acceptance in the racing world
The healthy habits handbook by Slim Goodbody( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains and demonstrates good health habits, emphasizing the individual's responsibility to make wise choices about what to wear, how much to exercise, and how to spend free time
The art of the fishing fly by Tony Lolli( Book )

2 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For the millions of fly fishers who are passionate about their sport, this gorgeous book is both a visual feast and the perfect reference. The Art of the Fishing Fly includes a history of fly fishing focusing on the evolution of fishing flies; a guide to essential equipment; a how-to section on tying three key flies by three top fly tyers; and essays by noted experts. The book's core includes 75 profiles of flies--the soul of the sport--with absolutely stunning color photographs of each fly and fascinating stories behind the flies, inspirational photographs of fly fishers in action, and profiles of the top 19 fly fishing locations around the world
Unearthing garden mysteries : experiments for kids by Ellen Talmage( Book )

3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In more than 20 classroom-tested projects, kids can delve into the scientific processes and personalities of garden life. The author also offers a glossary of scientific terms, suggestions for journal observations, and recommendations for further reading
The book of miniature horses : a guide to selecting, caring, and training by Donna Campbell Smith( Book )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"As pets or show horses, for driving, therapy, or guide animals, Minis are ideal whether you have limited space or a larger property. The Book of Miniature Horses is full of information on finding and selecting Minis; their care, exercise, training, showing, and breeding; their use as therapy animals; and more" --from the publisher
Typewriters - iconic machines from the golden age of mechanical writing by Bruce Curtis( )

2 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elite wrestling : moves for success on and beyond the mat by Thomas Ryan( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Kids' container gardening : year-round projects for inside and out
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Ice skating basicsContainer gardening for kidsRoller hockeyThe physics of pitching : learn the mechanics, science, and psychology of pitching to successElite wrestling : moves for success on and beyond the matAgility training for you and your dog : from backyard fun to high-performance trainingUnearthing garden mysteries : experiments for kids
Languages
English (36)