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Coblentz, Stanton A. (Stanton Arthur) 1896-1982

Overview
Works: 130 works in 396 publications in 1 language and 11,379 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Miscellanea  Poetry  Fiction  Science fiction  Biography 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: PS3505.O144, 901.9
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Villains and vigilantes; the story of James King, of William, and pioneer justice in California by Stanton A Coblentz( Book )

14 editions published between 1936 and 1961 in English and held by 698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Academic study thoroughly recounting the bloody doings of the two vigilante committees that administered justice in San Francisco from 1851 to 1856, together with an account of the crime wave (1,200 murders in four years) that made them necessary.--Time magazine
Ten crises in civilization by Stanton A Coblentz( Book )

9 editions published between 1965 and 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In his analysis of man's moral nature and its reaction to crises throughout history, the author has selected ten crises of a cataclysmic nature which have altered or threatened the course of history. Among the events depicted are the Persian invasions of Greece, Hannibal's campaigns against Rome, the destruction of Rome by barbarian hordes, and the French Revolution
The poetry circus by Stanton A Coblentz( Book )

4 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frontal attack on the sloppiness, pretense, and sensationalism that prevail in much of contemporary poetry
From arrow to atom bomb; the psychological history of war by Stanton A Coblentz( Book )

16 editions published between 1906 and 1967 in English and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The music makers; an anthology of recent American poetry by Stanton A Coblentz( Book )

8 editions published between 1945 and 1985 in English and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The pageant of the New World by Stanton A Coblentz( Book )

3 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The literary revolution by Stanton A Coblentz( Book )

18 editions published between 1927 and 1970 in English and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The long road to humanity by Stanton A Coblentz( Book )

8 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selected short poems by Stanton A Coblentz( Book )

3 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The militant dissenters by Stanton A Coblentz( Book )

5 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Modern American lyrics : an anthology by Stanton A Coblentz( Book )

5 editions published between 1924 and 1971 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lord Dunsany: king of dreams; a personal portrait by Hazel Littlefield( Book )

2 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biography covering the last five years of Dunsany's life; includes forty letters written by Dunsany to the author
The pageant of man by Stanton A Coblentz( Book )

8 editions published between 1936 and 1956 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Modern British lyrics, an anthology by Stanton A Coblentz( Book )

7 editions published between 1925 and 1979 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lone adventurer by Stanton A Coblentz( Book )

6 editions published between 1927 and 1975 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The swallowing wilderness : the life of a frontiersman : James Ohio Pattie by Stanton A Coblentz( Book )

8 editions published between 1961 and 1962 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1824 James Ohio Pattie and his father Sylvester set out from St. Louis on what was to be one of the most adventurous expeditions in pioneering annals. Six years later he returned to his old home in Kentucky, after wanderings that had taken him across prairies and deserts, up the gorges of untraveled streams, and over the ice and snow of unknown mountain passes. James Pattie was one of the earliest explorers of the Southwest and one of the first pioneers to thread the Grand Canyon. Ranging much of the territory of present-day California in the days of the missions and roaming a great many other states and territories, he saw the country and its fauna and people in their pristine state. During the strange and often harrowing interval between 1824 and 1830, he had frequent battles and as frequent friendly encounters with the Indians. He faced death from wild beasts. from thirst, from famine, from the craftiness of savages, the treachery of nature. He traversed the Grand Canyon of the Colorado when its fame was still unsung. He saved himself from perishing in the desert to be thrown into prison in California, and helped to suppress a revolution against the man who had persecuted him. He journeyed up and down the coast on horseback and by sailing vessel. He suffered enormous losses and refused princely offers. He engaged in one or two romances or near-romances with black-eyed senoritas and ended by going to the city of Mexico to seek redress for his inquires. Fascinating as this story is, and abounding in rapid action, thrill, and historical interest, it is generally unknown, since the facts lie buried in books long out of print. The basis for this volume is James Pattie's own journal, The Personal Narrative of James O. Pattie, which is the only other book about the Patties and which is privately printed before Mr. Coblentz wrote the present study. The Swallowing Wilderness is a remarkable work by a distinguished commentator who can look back with perspective, make criticisms and comparisons, and appraise the value and accuracy of the material. Mr. Coblentz' enlivening version of the story recreates and reinterprets for this age a tale that is woven into the American past and that is, in the words of the celebrated historian Robert Glass Cleland, "a classic adventure story of the West" -- Book jacket
Hidden world by Stanton A Coblentz( Book )

12 editions published between 1935 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beneath the silver mine that Comstock and Clay had been exploring, they discovered two hidden civilizations which had advanced scientific secrets. Separated from his friend, Comstock is captured
Demons, witch doctors, and modern man by Stanton A Coblentz( Book )

7 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After 12,000 years by Stanton A Coblentz( Book )

4 editions published between 1950 and 1975 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The paradox of man's greatness by Stanton A Coblentz( Book )

3 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Attempts to analyze the reasons for man's great accomplishments and concurrent evil deeds in history
 
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Alternative Names
Coblentz, Stanton A.

Coblentz, Stanton A. 1896-1982

Coblentz, Stanton A. (Stanton Arthur), 1896-1982

Coblentz, Stanton Arthur 1896-

Coblentz, Stanton Arthur 1896-1982

Stanton A. Coblentz

Stanton A. Coblentz Amerikaans romanschrijver (1896-1982)

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