WorldCat Identities

Reeder, Red 1902-

Overview
Works: 67 works in 153 publications in 1 language and 8,010 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Biography  Fiction  Naval history  Military history 
Roles: Author, Editor, Composer
Classifications: E467, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Red Reeder
The story of the War of 1812 by Red Reeder( Book )

7 editions published between 1960 and 1968 in English and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this discussion of the causes, course, and climax of the War of 1812, the author describes America's great sailors - in defeat at Boston Harbor, in victory at Lake Erie; the fantastic day before New Orleans when Andrew Jackson, Jean Lafitte, and a motley army of Regulars, Indians, and pirates, routed the Redcoats; and other battles and events
The story of the Civil War by Red Reeder( Book )

7 editions published between 1958 and 1985 in English and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the bombardment of Fort Sumter to Lee's surrender at Appomattox, including campaigns, battles and leaders. Grades 7-8
The story of the Spanish-American War by Red Reeder( Book )

8 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the least known and least understood of American conflicts, the Spanish-American War brought into prominence Teddy Roosevelt and the Rough Riders, Admiral Dewey, Major Walter Reed, and other colorful personalities. It pointed out the military need for a canal connecting the Atlantic and Pacific oceans, and hastened an investigation into the cause of yellow fever. Basing much of his material on a previously suppressed Army report, Colonel Reeder brings to light new facts about the background of the war, and presents a vivid panorama of the fervor and chaos in Cuba, the Philippines, and the United States during that stirring time
The story of the First World War by Red Reeder( Book )

5 editions published between 1962 and 1996 in English and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comprehensive, one-volume history of World War I that is clear, reliable and interesting
The West Point story by Red Reeder( Book )

5 editions published between 1956 and 1970 in English and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An "account of the trying days Colonel Thayer had establishing the West Point pattern--a pattern which would furnish leaders, for our nation in war and peace ... You discover here the testing ground in which these leaders have been moulded." Publisher's note
Bold leaders of the American Revolution by Red Reeder( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Capsule biographies of twelve prominent figures in the American Revolution: Ethan Allen, John Burgoyne, Thaddeus Kosciuszko, Benjamin Thompson, Charles Lee, Margaret Corbin, John Barry, George Rogers Clark, Marinus Willett, Anthony Wayne, Francis Marion, and Deborah Sampson
The story of the Mexican War by Red Reeder( Book )

2 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the Revolutionary War by Red Reeder( Book )

5 editions published between 1959 and 1966 in English and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Panoramic picture of the American Revolution, from the night Paul Revere made his famous ride to the British surrender at Yorktown
The Southern generals by Red Reeder( Book )

2 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Capsule history of the Civil War from the standpoint of Confederate Army officers' ability to lead forces and work with one another, especially with General Lee
Medal of Honor heroes by Red Reeder( Book )

2 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

U.S. Grant, horseman and fighter by Red Reeder( Book )

3 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the general who commanded the victorious Union armies at the close of the Civil War and who later became the eighteenth President of the United States
The story of the Second World War by Red Reeder( Book )

in English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Northern generals by Red Reeder( Book )

4 editions published between 1964 and 1966 in English and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Capsule history of the Civil War from the standpoint of Union Army leaders' ability to direct men in offensive warfare
The French and Indian War by Red Reeder( Book )

3 editions published between 1972 and 1997 in English and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the events of the conflict that determined which European power would possess the North American continent
Bold leaders of World War I by Red Reeder( Book )

2 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brief biographies of twelve men and women who were important participants in World War I, including Erich Ludendorff, Edith Carell, Winston Churchill, and Manfred von Richtofen
Dwight David Eisenhower : fighter for peace by Red Reeder( Book )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the World War II American general who became the thirty-fourth President of the United States
On the mound : three great pitchers by Red Reeder( Book )

3 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The stories of three famous pitchers: Bob Feller, known for his fast ball; Carl Hubbell, for his screwball; and Howard Ehmke, for his surprising comeback in the 1929 World Series
Heroes and leaders of West Point by Red Reeder( Book )

3 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Omar Nelson Bradley: the soldiers' general by Red Reeder( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of "The Soldiers' General" from his years at West Point to his position as Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff
Sheridan : the general who wasn't afraid to take a chance by Red Reeder( Book )

1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Sheridan's parents were relatively poor, yet Phil Sheridan, through years of study, hard work, and danger, finally became the Commanding General of the United States Army. Throughout his career, he was always willing to fight -- and also to study. He constantly sought new and better ways of carrying out his duties as an officer. The history of Sheridan's life is another example of what one American boy was able to accomplish, largely through his own efforts"--Foreword
 
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Alternative Names
Reeder, Red.

Reeder Red 1902-1998

Reeder, Russell 1902-1998

Reeder, Russell P. jun. 1902-1998

Reeder, Russell Potter

Reeder, Russell Potter 1902-

Reeder, Russell Potter 1902-1998

Russell Reeder Amerikaans romanschrijver (1902-1998)

Russell Reeder United States Army Officer and author

Languages
English (77)