WorldCat Identities

Collins, Robert J. 1924-

Overview
Works: 11 works in 28 publications in 2 languages and 1,591 library holdings
Genres: History  Juvenile works  Fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: DS275, 913.5034
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Most widely held works by Robert J Collins
The Medes and Persians, conquerors and diplomats by Robert J Collins( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the history of the Achaemenid Empire and discusses the unusual diplomacy, propaganda, and philosophy of the great kings Cyaxares, Cyrus, and Darius, who retained the best features of the culture of every conquered land and allowed the captive peoples a degree of freedom
Japan-think, Ameri-think : an irreverent guide to understanding the cultural differences between us by Robert J Collins( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

East to Cathay : the silk road by Robert J Collins( Book )

3 editions published between 1968 and 1971 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the discovery and production of silk in ancient China, the exchange of goods, culture, and ideas which accompanied the silk caravans along the road from East to West, the experiences of the western traveler to the East, and the decline of the Chinese silk trade. Illustrated with contemporary prints and drawings
A voice from afar : the history of telecommunications in Canada by Robert J Collins( Book )

3 editions published in 1977 in English and French and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Petite histoire des procédés de transmission par le moyen des signaux électroniques: télégraphe, téléphone et satellite. L'auteur s'intéresse peu à l'histoire de la radio et de la télévision commerciales. [SDM]
A great way to go: the automobile in Canada by Robert J Collins( Book )

3 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Max Danger : the adventures of an expat in Tokyo by Robert J Collins( Book )

4 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follow the adventures of Tokyo's favorite expatriate Max Danger, as he weaves his way in and out of the intricacies and dilemmas of living in Japan from baffling bilingual breakfast meetings, through the mind-boggling enigmas of doing business in Japan, to the dubious pleasures of late-night hostess clubs. Max Danger seems to exhaust himself just trying to make it through the day
More Max Danger : the continuing adventures of an expat in Tokyo by Robert J Collins( Book )

4 editions published between 1988 and 1994 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life with Max Danger is never dull-as all readers of the first, best-selling volume of his adventures as an expatriate in Tokyo will know. More Max Danger provides more entertainment and more pleasure. It will delight not only all of Max's old friends, but also all those who have only recently made his acquaintance
The legend of the Devil's lode by Robert J Collins( Book )

2 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Murder at the Tokyo Lawn Tennis Club by Robert J Collins( Book )

3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There has been a murder in the posh locker room of the Tokyo Lawn Tennis Club. After a bad set of doubles, popular nice guy Shig Manabe is found floating in the hot tub, turning pink, and beginning to bubble crimson. Captain Tim Kawamura, family man and hero of the American Club murder case, is sent on the trail of the racketing-wielding murderer in tennis whites. The solution to the crimes lies in the secret memoirs of the victim, but will Captain Kawamura unravel the riddle before the rising body count includes himself, his wife and his children?
Murder at the Tokyo American Club by Robert J Collins( Book )

3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Welcome to the Tokyo American Club, playground of the city's elite, where, In the middle of the annual dinner, club manager Pete Peterson's head has been found bobbing In the swimming pool. A headless torso is alongside it: the trouble is, the body doesn't match the head. Captain Tim Kawamura of the Azabu Police Department must cut through a tangle of bizarre blood ties and business connections between a swelling list of suspects as he pieces together the puzzle as well as the missing body parts
Ambassador strikes by Robert J Collins( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Japan-think, Ameri-think : an irreverent guide to understanding the cultural differences between us
Alternative Names
Collins, Robert J., 1924-

Languages
English (27)

French (1)

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Max Danger : the adventures of an expat in TokyoMore Max Danger : the continuing adventures of an expat in TokyoMurder at the Tokyo Lawn Tennis ClubAmbassador strikes