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Roberts, Kenneth Lewis 1885-1957

Overview
Works: 354 works in 1,434 publications in 16 languages and 30,802 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Historical fiction  War stories  Action and adventure fiction  War fiction  Romance fiction  Biographical fiction  Personal narratives  Anecdotes 
Roles: Author, Editor, Bibliographic antecedent, Composer, Compiler, Former owner, Lyricist
Classifications: PS3535.O176, 813.5
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Kenneth Lewis Roberts
Northwest passage by Kenneth Lewis Roberts( Book )

177 editions published between 1808 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 4,026 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American ranger leads expedition against Indian town and dreams of finding overland passage to the Pacific
Lydia Bailey by Kenneth Lewis Roberts( Book )

67 editions published between 1940 and 2012 in 10 languages and held by 2,363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In searching for the girl in a portrait, an American becomes involved in Napoleon's war to retake Haiti
Oliver Wiswell by Kenneth Lewis Roberts( Book )

55 editions published between 1940 and 1999 in 6 languages and held by 2,198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The background for this novel of the American Revolution is Boston, New York, Paris, Kentucky, and South Carolina. The story is told by Oliver Wiswell, New Englander, who is loyal to the mother country. 'The present novel, which is history for all its fictional form, will startle every man, woman and child who has been taught to believe that the American Revolution was fought and won by bands of angels. It is, in short, the Revolution as seen by men whom the Revolutionary fathers called Tories and who called themselves Loyalists. In it all the bitterness of a horrible civil war is powerfully and dramatically brought back to live.'" N Y Times
Arundel by Kenneth Lewis Roberts( Book )

82 editions published between 1929 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,778 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A chronicle of the province of Maine and of the secret expedition led by Benedict Arnold against Quebec"--Original subtitle
Boon Island by Kenneth Lewis Roberts( Book )

38 editions published between 1955 and 2013 in English and Swedish and held by 1,452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

English survivors of a shipwreck refuse to be defeated by the hardships they encounter on Maine's rocky coast in the winter of 1710
Captain Caution; a chronicle of Arundel by Kenneth Lewis Roberts( Book )

61 editions published between 1934 and 1973 in English and Urdu and held by 1,096 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First mate strives to save his dead captain's daughter from villain holding her prisoner in England, during the War of 1812
Moreau de St. Méry's American journey <1793-1798> by M. L. E Moreau de Saint-Méry( Book )

9 editions published in 1947 in English and held by 1,043 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Battle of Cowpens : the great morale-builder by Kenneth Lewis Roberts( Book )

13 editions published between 1956 and 1981 in English and held by 1,029 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brief account of the battle which was the psychological and military turning point of the American Revolution
March to Quebec; journals of the members of Arnold's expedition by Kenneth Lewis Roberts( Book )

25 editions published between 1938 and 1967 in English and held by 783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trending into Maine by Kenneth Lewis Roberts( Book )

26 editions published between 1938 and 1975 in English and held by 683 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A paean to the history, traditions, scenery, wildlife, and people of Maine
For authors only, and other gloomy essays by Kenneth Lewis Roberts( Book )

8 editions published between 1935 and 1968 in English and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arundel, a chronicle of the province of Maine and of the secret expedition against Quebec by Kenneth Lewis Roberts( Book )

32 editions published between 1933 and 1971 in English and held by 523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young innkeeper in Maine tells of the terrible journey made by Colonial Benedict Arnold and his soldiers through the wilderness to Quebec, many months before the Declaration of Independence, in a vain-attempt to dislodge the British. The role of the Abenaki Indians in facilitating the journey is described
Henry Gross and his dowsing rod by Kenneth Lewis Roberts( Book )

5 editions published between 1951 and 1969 in English and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A record of the exploits of a Maine game warden who is an expert with the dowsing rod
The lively lady : a chronicle of Arundel, of privateering, and of the circular prison on Dartmoor by Kenneth Lewis Roberts( Book )

36 editions published between 1931 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Kenneth Roberts reader by Kenneth Lewis Roberts( Book )

7 editions published between 1944 and 2002 in English and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Here is a generous and varied helping of Kenneth Roberts's writing. Originally published in 1945, the book is filled with action, drama, humor, and intimate conversation, and is sure to delight the most cosmopolitan tastes
The lively lady and Captain Caution : two novels complete in one volume by Kenneth Lewis Roberts( Book )

6 editions published between 1931 and 1959 in English and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The seventh sense by Kenneth Lewis Roberts( Book )

3 editions published in 1953 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Why Europe leaves home; a true account of the reasons which cause central Europeans to overrun America by Kenneth Lewis Roberts( Book )

15 editions published in 1922 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The collector's whatnot; a compendium, manual, and syllabus of information and advice on all subjects appertaining to the collection of antiques, both ancient and not so ancient by Booth Tarkington( Book )

7 editions published between 1923 and 1969 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rabble in arms : a chronicle of Arundel and the Burgoyne invasion by Kenneth Lewis Roberts( Book )

17 editions published between 1933 and 1966 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Kenneth Roberts Amerikaans schrijver (1885-1957)

Kenneth Roberts US-amerikanischer Schriftsteller und Journalist

Kilgallen, Milton.

Kilgallen, Milton 1885-1957

Kilgallon, Milton, 1885-1957

Roberts, K. (Kenneth)

Roberts, K. W. (Kenneth W.)

Roberts, Ken

Roberts, Kenneth.

Roberts Kenneth 1885-1957

Roberts, Kenneth L.

Roberts, Kenneth L. 1885-1957

Roberts, Kenneth Lewis 1885-

Roberts, Kenneth Lewis 1885-1957

Roberts, Kenneth romancier

Roberts, Kinet 1885-1957

Кеннет Робертс

كنيث روبرتس، 1885-1957

کنت رابرتس نویسنده آمریکایی

ロバアツ, ケネス

Languages
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Lydia BaileyOliver WiswellArundelBoon IslandThe Kenneth Roberts reader