WorldCat Identities

Carse, Robert 1902-1971

Overview
Works: 92 works in 248 publications in 2 languages and 9,185 library holdings
Genres: History  Juvenile works  Naval history  Personal narratives‡vAmerican  Biography 
Roles: Author, Speaker, Composer
Classifications: E178, 973
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Robert Carse
 
Most widely held works by Robert Carse
The river men by Robert Carse( Book )

7 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 658 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dunkirk, 1940; a history by Robert Carse( Book )

7 editions published in 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 655 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The seafarers; a history of maritime America, 1620-1820 by Robert Carse( Book )

4 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ports of call by Robert Carse( Book )

4 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surveys the founding and early history of America's greatest seaports: Castine, Portsmouth, Boston, Salem, Bristol and Newport, New York, Philadelphia, Baltimore, Charleston, Savannah, and New Orleans. Examines life in each port and its role in early maritime history, shipbuilding, and trade
Blockade : the Civil War at sea by Robert Carse( Book )

6 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cold corner of hell; the story of the Murmansk convoys, 1941-45 by Robert Carse( Book )

6 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The age of piracy; a history by Robert Carse( Book )

16 editions published between 1957 and 2007 in English and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book examines the history of an age of individualism and adventure from the early buccaneers of Tudor times to the nineteenth century pirate brothers of New Orleans, Jean and Pierre Lafitte
The twilight of sailing ships by Robert Carse( Book )

10 editions published between 1965 and 1966 in English and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

About the last days of commercial sailing vessels. Features many illustrations
The age of piracy by Robert Carse( Book )

5 editions published between 1957 and 1965 in English and Dutch and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Keepers of the lights : a history of American lighthouses by Robert Carse( Book )

3 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The moonrakers : the story of the clipper ship men by Robert Carse( Book )

4 editions published between 1961 and 1969 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The long haul : the United States merchant service in World War II by Robert Carse( Book )

3 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Great Lakes story by Robert Carse( Book )

4 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the shipping world of the Great Lakes by following a loaded ship in transit through locks, lakes, and canals to another inland port
There go the ships by Robert Carse( Book )

10 editions published between 1942 and 1943 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Department of the South; Hilton Head Island in the Civil War by Robert Carse( Book )

10 editions published between 1961 and 2002 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rum row by Robert Carse( Book )

6 editions published between 1959 and 1961 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Early American boats by Robert Carse( Book )

2 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the various types of boats used as a major means of transportation in North America in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries
The young colonials, a history by Robert Carse( Book )

1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Great American Harbors by Robert Carse( Book )

8 editions published between 1963 and 1966 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The castaways; a narrative history of some survivors from the dangers of the sea by Robert Carse( Book )

2 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names

controlled identityVail, John, 1902-1971

Carse, Robert, 1903-

Vail John 1902-1971

Languages
English (117)

Dutch (2)