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Wood, Stanley

Overview
Works: 234 works in 574 publications in 2 languages and 3,648 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Guidebooks  Fairy tales  Fiction  Tragedies (Drama)  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Folklore  Juvenile works  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Illustrator, Instrumentalist, Lyricist, Adapter, Other, Author of introduction, Actor
Classifications: PR2823.A2, 822.33
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Most widely held works about Stanley Wood
 
Most widely held works by Stanley Wood
Over the range to the Golden Gate. A complete tourist's guide to Colorado, New Mexico, Utah, Nevada, California, Oregon, Puget Sound and the great North-west by Stanley Wood( Book )

67 editions published between 1889 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"25 Half-tone illustrations from photographs of western scenery. Numerous Photo-engravings in line from photographs and art. Crosscup & West, Philadelphia [did the] half-tones, Photo-Engraving Co., New York [executed the] photo-engravings [of] the photographs by William Henry Jackson, Denver, plus others. This first edition of this book demonstrates just how bad early half-tones can be when printed on the wrong paper and ... without the engraver's oversight in printing."--Hanson Collection catalog, p. 100
The ridin' kid from Powder River by Henry Herbert Knibbs( )

4 editions published in 1919 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pilot analysis of global ecosystems : agroecosystems by Stanley Wood( Book )

12 editions published in 2000 in English and Italian and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Agroecosystems are defined as 2a biological and natural resource system managed by humans for the primary purpose of producing food as well as other socially valuable nonfood goods and environmental services.3 The reports looks at the global extent of agricultural lands- land with 30 percent or greater agricultural activity- using a satellite-derived land cover database. Indicators of condition and value of agricultural and environmental goods and services were determined in consultation with agroecosystem experts in consideration of data limitations. Wherever possible, the spatial distribution of indicator values was shown within the satellite-derived global extent of agriculture. Results show that, although food production has more than kept pace with population growth it has done so at the expense of biodiversity, clean water, carbon storage capacity and the quality of soils. Twenty to 30 percent of the world's forest areas have been converted to agriculture, resulting in extensive species and habitat loss. Soil degradation, including nutrient depletion, erosion, and salinization, is widespread. Salt accumulation in soils has damaged 45 million hectares of agricultural land, representing some 20 percent of the world's total irrigated land. An additional 1.5 million hectares are damaged each year due to salinization. Agriculture consumes 70 percent of the freshwater withdrawn annually by humans. Irrigation is draining more water than is being replenished by rainfall, causing water tables to fall. Moreover, many water sources are being polluted by excessive use of fertilizers and pesticides. For these trends to change, agricultural lands need to meet the double challenge of increasing food production while continuing to provide much-needed environmental goods and services
The White city (as it was) : the story of the World's Columbian Exposition by William Henry Jackson( Book )

5 editions published between 1894 and 1984 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

... "But though the Exposition itself can never more rise, its beauty and its grandeur have been preserved for us by the magic of the camera, and in the reporductions of those wondrous scenes presented in this series, the White City lives again."--from T.p
The story of Manitou by S. K Hooper( Book )

16 editions published between 1885 and 1900 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bruce of the Circle A by Harold Titus( )

4 editions published in 1918 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emerson's wife : and other western stories by Florence Finch Kelly( )

2 editions published in 1911 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lonesome land by B. M Bower( )

4 editions published in 1912 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lonesome Land (1912) delicately balances an idealistic, romantic view of the American West with its hard, gritty reality. Although focused on the West's often lonesome and open lifestyle, scenes of true Western-genre suspense appear in this critical yet beautiful imaging of the land and its pioneers.<P style=MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt> <P style=MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt>Valeria Peyson has spent her life on the East Coast and, therefore, holds a beautifully serene vision of the West in her mind. But in relocating to Hope, Montana, she discovers the hardships of the West's remote, male-centered way of lifestarting with her marriage to a drunken failure, Manley Fleetwood. The west, however, is not without the romantic aspect that Valeria hoped to find. Coming to terms with both kinds of experience, she grows into a stronger person
The fascination of the king by Guy Boothby( Book )

2 editions published in 1897 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The kidnapped president by Guy Boothby( Book )

2 editions published in 1902 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author of 'Doctor Nikola,' 'The Beautiful White Devil,' and 'Pharos the Egyptian' brings another riveting grand tale
An unattended journey : or ten thousand miles by rail by Stanley Wood( Book )

6 editions published between 1895 and 2010 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Doctor Nikola by Guy Boothby( Book )

3 editions published between 1896 and 1897 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ce roman nous fait découvrir l'un des personnages les plus fascinants de la littérature d'aventures de l'ère victorienne : le docteur Nikola. Dans le Shanghai du début du XXe siècle, Wilfred Bruce fait la connaissance du docteur Nikola, un mystérieux occultiste. Il le suivra jusqu'au Tibet, sur les traces d'une secte de moines chinois censée détenir le secret que le docteur cherche à percer depuis des années : l'immortalité. Servi par un rythme haletant et une écriture nerveuse proche de celle des auteurs américains des années trente. Docteur Nikola nous plonge dans la magie et l'exotisme de la Chine de l'époque coloniale. Biographie[s] d'auteur[s] Né en Australie, Guy Boothby (1867-1905) fut un auteur prolifique qui s'essaya à tous les genres littéraires. Sa plus célèbre création est sans doute cet inquiétant docteur Nikola qui apparaît dans cinq de ses romans. Son style vif et alerte, son sens de l'action, et l'authentique exotisme que ses nombreux voyages lui permirent d'apporter à ses histoires font de Guy Boothby l'un des plus remarquables auteurs d'aventures de son temps, admiré par nombre de ses confrères dont le grand Rudyard Kipling
The incorrigible Dukane by George Clifford Shedd( )

4 editions published in 1911 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jackson's famous pictures of the World's Fair by William Henry Jackson( Book )

5 editions published between 1894 and 1895 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Answer to Coin's financial school by Stanley Wood( Book )

3 editions published in 1895 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the fighting scouts : a tale of guerrilla warfare in South Africa by F. S Brereton( Book )

2 editions published between 1903 and 1910 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Arabian nights entertainments by Andrew Lang( Book )

1 edition published in 1901 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of 26 tales told by Scheherazade to save herself and other young girls from death at the Sultan's hands
The Dumpling : a detective love story of a great labour rising by Coulson Kernahan( )

2 editions published in 1907 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Pilot analysis of global ecosystems : agroecosystems
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