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Wibberley, Leonard 1915-1983

Overview
Works: 182 works in 573 publications in 10 languages and 24,302 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Comedy films  Drama  Film adaptations  Christian fiction  Biography  Nonfiction films  Romantic comedy films 
Roles: Author, Performer, Bibliographic antecedent, Conceptor
Classifications: PS3573.I2, FIC
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The mouse that roared by Leonard Wibberley( Book )

70 editions published between 1954 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 2,086 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Tiny Duchy of Grand Fenwick undertakes to rehabilitate its national economy by declaring war on the U.S., since that nation takes tender care of its defeated enemies. The story tells how the Fenwickian invasion Force of 23 longbowmen not only won the war, but seized the newly invented quadium bomb and by virtue of its possession compelled the cessation of the armament race
The mouse on the moon by Leonard Wibberley( Book )

19 editions published between 1962 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 840 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aided by loan money ear-marked for space travel research, the small Duchy of Grand Fenwick wins the race to the moon
The mouse that saved the West by Leonard Wibberley( Book )

8 editions published between 1981 and 2015 in English and held by 749 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

We bring you the Duchy's most extraordinary achievement, the defeat of OPEC and the happy solution to the world's oil crisis, which came about through the best that international diplomacy has to offer: duplicity and dump luck. And it all began when the Count of Mountjoy, the prime minister of Grand Fenwick, was unable to get a hot bath because of the fuel shortage. In The Mouse That Saved the West, we also meet the captivating Duchess of Grand Fenwick, Glorianna XII; an international oil magnate so powerful that hardly anyone knows his name; an unbelievably wealthy sheik; famous heads of state; and a state that seems to be always losing its head
John Treegate's musket by Leonard Wibberley( Book )

8 editions published between 1951 and 2007 in English and held by 680 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1769, just after his pro-Royalist father has sailed for England on business, 11 year-old Peter Treegate of Boston unwittingly becomes involved in a dock murder. Fleeing arrest he takes refuge on an American cargo ship which is subsequently wrecked off the the South Carolina coast. Peter is rescued by a Scotsman who, in 1775, helps him rejoin his father, now an embattled American patriot, ready to fight at Bunker Hill
The mouse on Wall Street by Leonard Wibberley( Book )

7 editions published between 1969 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Continuing the adventures in the feisty little duchy of Grand Fenwick, this time concerning the sale of Grand Pinot chewing gum
A dawn in the trees : Thomas Jefferson, the years 1776 to 1789 by Leonard Wibberley( Book )

9 editions published between 1964 and 1988 in English and held by 593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The years after writing the Declaration of Independence held for Jefferson triumphant public service in Virginia, Congress, France, his wife's tragic death, and closer ties with his daughters
Red pawns by Leonard Wibberley( Book )

3 editions published between 1973 and 1991 in English and held by 573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While their uncle is in England trying to avert war, eighteen-year-old Manly Treegate and his twelve-year-old brother, Peter, go to the Ohio frontier to prepare for war against Tecumseh's forces
The centurion by Leonard Wibberley( Book )

4 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The gospel story is retold from the viewpoint of the Roman centurion who officiated at the Crucifixion providing a fresh viewpoint not only to the life of Christ but also to the examination of human motives and historical facts
The Island of the Angels by Leonard Wibberley( Book )

5 editions published between 1965 and 1971 in English and held by 551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A hermit-like old fisherman, living on an island off Baja, California, risks his life sailing through a fierce storm to get help for a very sick orphan boy
Treegate's raiders by Leonard Wibberley( Book )

8 editions published between 1960 and 2011 in English and held by 481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter Treegate and the sea captain, Peace of God Manly, finish out the war at Yorktown and return to Salem, Massachusetts, and a reunion with the sea captain's daughter. Grades 6-9
Adventures of an elephant boy by Leonard Wibberley( Book )

3 editions published between 1968 and 1970 in English and Dutch and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The President of the Best of All Nations sends to Asia for an Elephant boy to be his guest and see for himself how every citizen of BAPN was able to pursue life, liberty and happiness
Peter Treegate's war by Leonard Wibberley( Book )

5 editions published between 1960 and 2009 in English and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter attempts to resolve the conflict between his loyalty to his real father and the Scottish clansman who has fostered him. Grades 6-9
Flint's Island by Leonard Wibberley( Book )

9 editions published between 1972 and 1996 in English and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the further adventures of Long John Silver and his search for a fabulous pirate treasure
Sea captain from Salem by Leonard Wibberley( Book )

4 editions published between 1961 and 2010 in English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captian Manly is sent on a mission by Benjamin Franklin, who is trying to convience the French that the Americans can win battles at sea. Peace of God is vividly characterized, the historical background is excellent, and the descriptions of the sea battles are filled with excitement and suspence
The hands of Cormac Joyce by Leonard Wibberley( Book )

6 editions published between 1960 and 1967 in English and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story of the eternal and elemental conflict between man and nature. In finding the courage to face the fury of the wind and the sea, a remarkable Galway family achieves the calm at the core of human life
Leopard's prey by Leonard Wibberley( Book )

2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An orphan is pressed into service as a powderboy on a British ship and later into service on a Haitian pirate ship before he finally returns to relatives in Salem, Massachusetts
The good-natured man : a portrait of Oliver Goldsmith by Leonard Wibberley( Book )

3 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of Winston Churchill by Leonard Wibberley( Book )

11 editions published between 1956 and 1965 in English and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brief biography for young readers. For other editions, see Author Catalog
Young man from the Piedmont : the youth of Thomas Jefferson by Leonard Wibberley( Book )

3 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A feast of freedom by Leonard Wibberley( Book )

8 editions published between 1964 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A South Sea island people, given their independence prematurely, revert to cannibalism and unwittingly dine on the Vice President of the U.S.A
 
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The mouse that roared
Alternative Names

controlled identityHolton, Leonard, 1915-1983

controlled identityO'Connor, Patrick, 1915-1983

controlled identityWebb, Christopher, 1915-1983

Holton, Leonard 1915-1983

Leonard Wibberley irisch-US-amerikanischer Schriftsteller

Leonard Wibberley journalist uit Ierland (1915-1983)

O'Connor, Patrick 1915-

O'Connor Patrick 1915-1983

Webb, Christopher

Webb Christopher 1915-1983

Wibberley, Leonard

Wibberley Leonard 1915-1983

Wibberley, Leonard Patrick O’Connor

Wibberley, Leonard Patrick O’Connor 1915-1983

Wibberley Leonard Patrick O'Connor

Wibberley, Leonard Patrick O'Connor 1915-

Wibberley, Leonard Patrick O'Connor 1915-1983

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John Treegate's musketTreegate's raidersPeter Treegate's warFlint's IslandSea captain from Salem