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Burgess, Robert Forrest

Overview
Works: 24 works in 84 publications in 2 languages and 4,730 library holdings
Genres: History  Biographies  Juvenile works  Fiction  Guidebooks  Dictionaries  Directories 
Roles: Author
Classifications: G525, 910.453
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Most widely held works about Robert Forrest Burgess
 
Most widely held works by Robert Forrest Burgess
Man, 12,000 years under the sea : a story of underwater archaeology by Robert Forrest Burgess( Book )

12 editions published between 1980 and 2000 in English and Japanese and held by 706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sinkings, salvages, and shipwrecks by Robert Forrest Burgess( Book )

3 editions published between 1970 and 2000 in English and held by 605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ships beneath the sea : a history of subs and submersibles by Robert Forrest Burgess( Book )

9 editions published between 1975 and 2000 in English and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes underwater vehicles developed and used since the sixteenth century and profiles their inventors and operators
The cave divers by Robert Forrest Burgess( Book )

8 editions published between 1969 and 1999 in English and Japanese and held by 465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Secret languages of the sea by Robert Forrest Burgess( Book )

4 editions published between 1981 and 2000 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The underwater world is a complex network of communications between the many unusual creatures that exist there. In this fascinating book, Burgess combines his knowledge of animals of the sea with recent scientific research to provide readers with a look at an intriguing world of submarine communication. "To say that I was 'immersed' in Secret Languages of the Sea is not enough; it opens up new vistas in the area of species communicationand assures that its readers will never again take lightly the miracles of underwater communication. -- The Midwest Book Review
The sharks by Robert Forrest Burgess( Book )

4 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the various species of the shark family, how they are useful to science, and what is being done to preserve them. Also traces man's fears and superstitions about sharks
They found treasure : [interviews] by Robert Forrest Burgess( Book )

7 editions published between 1977 and 2000 in English and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gold, galleons, and archaeology : a history of the 1715 Spanish plate fleet and the true story of the great Florida treasure find by Robert Forrest Burgess( Book )

4 editions published between 1976 and 1977 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The man who rode sharks by William R Royal( Book )

3 editions published between 1978 and 2000 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Exploring a coral reef by Robert Forrest Burgess( Book )

2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the various plants and animals that comprise a living coral reef and explains their interrelationship
Handbook of trailer sailing by Robert Forrest Burgess( Book )

3 editions published between 1984 and 1992 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Florida's golden galleons : the search for the 1715 Spanish treasure fleet by Robert Forrest Burgess( Book )

2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sunken treasure : six who found fortunes by Robert Forrest Burgess( Book )

2 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mystery of Mound Key by Robert Forrest Burgess( Book )

1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two boys set out in an old houseboat to track down a buried pirate treasure and are followed by a mysterious black cruiser through the Gulf of Mexico
Diving off the beaten track by Robert Forrest Burgess( Book )

4 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Where condors fly by Robert Forrest Burgess( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Swiss youth guides an Andes expedition in search of a treasure secreted by the Incas hundreds of years earlier
A time for tigers by Robert Forrest Burgess( Book )

2 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A thirteen-year-old boy and his friends join the crew of an oceanographic vessel in its investigation of the source of electronic sensors being found in tiger sharks, and uncover a Red Chinese plot to penetrate the United States shoreline with a nuclear device carried by radio-controlled sharks
The international diner's phrase-book by Robert Forrest Burgess( Book )

4 editions published between 1965 and 1966 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Compact residential communities in the Greater Vancouver Regional District : background paper( Book )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Man, <12,000>*twelve thousand* years under the sea : a story of underwater archaeology by Robert Forrest Burgess( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Sinkings, salvages, and shipwrecksShips beneath the sea : a history of subs and submersiblesThe cave diversSecret languages of the seaThey found treasure : [interviews]The man who rode sharksHandbook of trailer sailingDiving off the beaten track
Alternative Names
Burgess, Bob 1927-

Burgess, Robert B. 1927-

Burgess, Robert F.

Burgess, Robert F. 1927-

Burgess, Robert F. (Robert Forrest)

Forrest Burgess, Robert 1927-

Robert Forrest Burgess American writer

Robert Forrest Burgess Amerikaans romanschrijver

Robert Forrest Burgess écrivain américain

Robert Forrest Burgess escriptor estatunidenc

Robert Forrest Burgess escritor estadounidense

Robert Forrest Burgess novelista estauxunidense

Robert Forrest Burgess romanziere statunitense

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