WorldCat Identities

Steelman, Robert J.

Overview
Works: 31 works in 79 publications in 2 languages and 5,689 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Historical fiction  Western stories 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ4.S8145, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Robert J Steelman
Surgeon to the Sioux by Robert J Steelman( Book )

5 editions published between 1979 and 2012 in English and held by 568 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sam Blair was a doctor in the West. He was captured by Oglala Sioux and taken prisoner to administer to those of the tribe whom the medicine man's power had failed to reach. What did he do now?
The Fox Dancer by Robert J Steelman( Book )

7 editions published between 1975 and 2015 in English and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When an Oglala hunting party captured cavalry Lieutenant Lew Duffy, Fox Dancer convinced the other Indians that they should keep Duffy through the winter so that they could learn the ways of the white man. Although Fox Dancer learned much from Duffy, it didn't help the Oglala in their later dealings with the whites
Lord Apache by Robert J Steelman( Book )

4 editions published between 1977 and 2016 in English and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack Drumm, a dandified Englishman making The Grand Tour, finds himself stranded with his valet in the middle of the Arizona desert. His struggle to survive against the savage elements and raiding Apaches becomes a struggle to conquer, to prove to the world that a civilized Englishman could overcome the savagery of the Western wilderness
Sun boy by Robert J Steelman( Book )

5 editions published between 1975 and 1976 in English and French and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After escaping from the stockade at Fort Sill, Private Philip Rainbolt finds himself reluctantly accepted among a band of Kiowa Indians because he seems to fulfill the prophecy of a messiah who would lead the Kiowa in their time of trouble. The longer he lives with the Indians, the more both he and the Kiowa come to believe that he really is the Sun Boy
Portrait of a Sioux by Robert J Steelman( Book )

5 editions published between 1976 and 1978 in English and French and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fictionalization of a true incident, the efforts of Catherine Weldon to paint Sitting Bull
Cheyenne vengeance by Robert J Steelman( Book )

3 editions published between 1974 and 1982 in English and French and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a young Cheyenne Indian selected by his tribe to avenge the Washita massacre of his people. It is his destiny to seek the death of Colonel Hazlitt, the infantry leader responsible for the massacre
The prairie baroness by Robert J Steelman( Book )

2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The galvanized reb by Robert J Steelman( Book )

4 editions published between 1977 and 1981 in English and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

WESTERN: A confederate soldier who turns spy stirs up Indian trouble as a diversion against the Union Army
The man they hanged by Robert J Steelman( Book )

3 editions published between 1980 and 1981 in French and English and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The holdout : a novel by Robert J Steelman( Book )

2 editions published between 1984 and 1986 in English and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charlie Callaway, a resourceful hustler, is determined to reform for his sweetheart, Lorna. He finds it is not easy as he travels to San Francisco to join Lorna
Call of the Arctic by Robert J Steelman( Book )

3 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Account of Charles Francis Hall's three voyages to the far North as told through the eyes of Adam Burritt, a character created to give perspective on Hall
Border riders by Robert J Steelman( Book )

3 editions published between 1983 and 1988 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cover features color illustration of a cowboy on rearing horse, with his gun in his hand
Blood and dust by Robert J Steelman( Book )

2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cover features color illustration of European man carrying a rifle. Directly behind him is an Hispanic women and behind her are several hispanic men on horseback
Apache wells by Robert J Steelman( Book )

4 editions published between 1959 and 1980 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Boston brothers, Saul, Dave and Joey lead a wagon train from Ohio to California. While stopping in Chiricahua Wells, Arizona, Dave runs off with Eda Gorman, Saul's wife, and everyone decides to stay in Arizona rather than move on to California. After fighting off an Apache attack, the settlers are faced with an even greater threat: cattleman Red Chaffee wants to move his cattle into the Wells and offers to buy the land from the settlers. Joey tries to talk Chaffee out of the deal but is forced to kill the cattleman in a gunfight. Dave Boston, who had been working for Chaffee, takes over the latter's operation, then decides to forcibly move out the settlers. Saul leaves before the big confrontation, and in the climactic battle, Dave and his men are killed. Finally, Joey and Eda decide to stay with the other settlers in Chiricahua Wells
Dakota Territory by Robert J Steelman( Book )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Winter of the Sioux by Robert J Steelman( Book )

5 editions published between 1959 and 1971 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cover features color illustration of 4 men on horseback. One man is dressed as a cowboy, holding a rifle. The other three are Native Americans
The Santee massacre by Robert J Steelman( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Martin Sayre was a disgrace. His family, with its generations of war heroes, despised his distaste for violence. And when he fled the battle of Shiloh, he despised himself for his cowardice. When his Uncle Alonzo was killed by a Santee arrow, Martin ran again--right into the arms of Phronsie Bettencourt. She wasn't fancy and she wasn't a proper lady, but she know what it would take to make him a proper man. But fate wouldn't let Martin keep running forever. He would soon be tested; there would be hundreds of Santee Sioux bent on murdering him before another day dawned
White medicine man by Robert J Steelman( Book )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cover features color illustration of Native Americans on horseback, tipis in the background
Ambush at Three Rivers by Robert J Steelman( Book )

1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cover features color illustration of a Native American crouching on a cliff, holding a rifle. Far below him are US. Cavalry soldiers on horseback
 
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Alternative Names
Steelman, Robert

Steelman, Robert (Robert J.)

Languages
English (56)

French (5)