WorldCat Identities

Roberts, Bruce 1930-

Overview
Works: 97 works in 218 publications in 1 language and 11,735 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Local history  Naval history  Juvenile works  Guidebooks  Fiction  Pictorial works  Personal narratives 
Roles: Author, Photographer, Contributor
Classifications: BF1472.U6, 386.8550977
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Bruce Roberts
 
Most widely held works by Bruce Roberts
Where time stood still; a portrait of Appalachia by Bruce Roberts( Book )

4 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Isolated for centuries by natural mountain barriers, Appalachia has not shared in the prosperity of most of the United States. The region covered by this book is afflicted with poverty, malnutrition, disease, poor education, lack of industry, inadequate roads and transportation, a landscape blighted by strip mining and a prevailing sense of despair
American lighthouses : a comprehensive guide by Bruce Roberts( Book )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This illustrated, one-of-a-kind guidebook describes more than 450 lighthouses, detailing their history and architecture and providing full information on visiting or just viewing them. Included are many "endangered" lights, threatened by erosion or lack of funding, and "ghost lights," which are no longer standing."--Publisher's website
America's most haunted places by Bruce Roberts( Book )

3 editions published between 1976 and 1995 in English and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifteen ghost stories associated with historically important locations in the United States including Fort Ticonderoga, Gettysburg, Harper's Ferry, and the Comstock Lode
Southern lighthouses : Chesapeake Bay to the Gulf of Mexico by Bruce Roberts( Book )

3 editions published between 1989 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Western Great Lakes lighthouses : Michigan and Superior by Bruce Roberts( Book )

5 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in English and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides historical background and descriptive information on some of the most significant lighthouses on Lakes Michigan and Superior
Lighthouse families by Cheryl Shelton-Roberts( Book )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Personal memories, photographs, recipes, and descriptions of daily life from families who lived at and tended lighthouses throughout the United States, including the family of Edward Vance Hewett at the Charleston Light on Morris Island in the 1920s
You can't kill the dream : reflections by Malcolm Boyd( Book )

3 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David by Nancy Roberts( Book )

5 editions published between 1968 and 1974 in English and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Northern lighthouses : New Brunswick to the Jersey shore by Bruce Roberts( Book )

4 editions published between 1990 and 1994 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes fifty-eight northern lighthouses and the men and women who have kept the lights burning through the centuries
Plantation homes of the James River by Bruce Roberts( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows and describes the historical background of fourteen colonial plantations
Ghosts & specters; ten supernatural stories by Bruce Roberts( Book )

3 editions published between 1974 and 2000 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of stories describing ghostly apparitions and happenings in the Deep South
Eastern Great Lakes lighthouses : Ontario, Erie, and Huron by Bruce Roberts( Book )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides historical background and descriptive information on some of the most significant lighthouses on Lakes Ontario, Erie, and Huron
American country stores by Bruce Roberts( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in Undetermined and English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and photos profile real old-time country stores throughout the United States
Southern ghosts by Nancy Roberts( Book )

2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents 13 accounts of apparitions and hauntings in the South
The goodliest land: North Carolina by Nancy Roberts( Book )

4 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mid-Atlantic lighthouses : Hudson River to Chesapeake Bay by Ray Jones( Book )

8 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides historical background and descriptive information on some of the most significant lighthouses on the coast from New York to Virginia
Ghosts of the Wild West by Nancy Roberts( Book )

8 editions published between 1976 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The last homesteaders -- Deadwood, the wildest town in the West -- The ghost and the lost treasure -- The gambler of Cimarron -- The Enchanted Mesa -- Wild Bill Hickok in Abilene -- The phantom rider of the Butterfield stage -- The lovely apparition of Fort Davis -- Pancho Villa's treasure and the ghost cat -- The ghost of Cripple Creek -- The rider wore a green habit -- Indians who won't stay dead -- The ghost light of Marfa -- The sacred earth at Chimayo -- The haunted KiMo Theater -- Tombstone, Arizona, and its notorious gunfighters -- The Enchanted Rock
Great Lakes lighthouses : Ontario to Superior by Bruce Roberts( Book )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Descriptions of forty-four lighthouses include directions on how to reach them and details on visiting them. Includes information on Lake Ontario's Thirty Mile Point Light, Lake Erie's Marblehead Light, Lake Huron's New Presque Isle Light, Lake Michigan's Big Sable Point Light, and Lake Superior's Whitefish Point Light
Ghosts of the Carolinas by Nancy Roberts( Book )

9 editions published between 1962 and 1988 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents eighteen accounts of apparitions and hauntings in North and South Carolina
This haunted land by Nancy Roberts( Book )

3 editions published between 1970 and 1971 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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American lighthouses : a comprehensive guide
Alternative Names
Roberts, Bruce Stuart 1930-

Stuart Roberts, Bruce 1930-

Languages
English (83)

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Southern lighthouses : Chesapeake Bay to the Gulf of MexicoWestern Great Lakes lighthouses : Michigan and SuperiorLighthouse familiesPlantation homes of the James RiverGhosts & specters; ten supernatural storiesEastern Great Lakes lighthouses : Ontario, Erie, and HuronMid-Atlantic lighthouses : Hudson River to Chesapeake BayGhosts of the Wild WestGhosts of the Carolinas