WorldCat Identities

Colby, C. B. (Carroll B.)

Overview
Works: 151 works in 377 publications in 1 language and 21,337 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Ghost stories 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: UF523, 623.4
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by C. B Colby
Revolutionary War weapons : pole arms, hand guns, shoulder arms, and artillery by C. B Colby( Book )

5 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book tells how the Revolutionary War made use of such weapons as pole arms, hand guns, shoulder arms, and artillery
Historic American forts : from frontier stockade to coastal fortress by C. B Colby( Book )

4 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of the way Americans have sought to defend themselves from attack, from the early hand hewn stockade to the mighty coastal fortresses of today
Two centuries of weapons, 1776-1976 by C. B Colby( Book )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Briefly discusses weapons used in the United States from the Revolutionary War to the present
The art and science of taking to the woods by C. B Colby( Book )

8 editions published between 1970 and 1979 in English and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Camper's encyclopedia which provides practical advice and information on all sspects of outdoor living and traveling from choosing materials, equipment, and camp sites to breaking camp
Civil War weapons: small arms and artillery of the Blue and Gray by C. B Colby( Book )

4 editions published between 1962 and 1963 in English and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and photographs combine to give a detailed description of Civil War weapons
Early American crafts; tools, shops, and products by C. B Colby( Book )

3 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A survey of colonial American crafts as practiced today in restored historic villages and towns in the U.S
Fighting gear of World War I; equipment and weapons of the American doughboy by C. B Colby( Book )

6 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Equipment and weapons of the American doughboy
World's best "true" ghost stories by C. B Colby( Book )

3 editions published between 1973 and 1990 in English and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Forty-eight purportedly true ghost stories from all over the world
Fighting gear of World War II; equipment and weapons of the American G.I by C. B Colby( Book )

7 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book describes the fighting equipment, means of communication and transportation used in World War II
Cliff dwellings : ancient ruins from America's past by C. B Colby( Book )

5 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes and pictures the various types of cliff dwellings in America
Strangely enough! by C. B Colby( Book )

17 editions published between 1959 and 1973 in English and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Juvenile fiction
Aircraft of World War I; fighters, scouts, bombers, and observation planes by C. B Colby( Book )

3 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A description and picture history of the great fighter planes of World War I
Firearms by Winchester, a part of United States history by C. B Colby( Book )

7 editions published in 1957 in English and Undetermined and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates the history of the Winchester gun, from the original repeating rifle to the World War II models
The first book of animal signs by C. B Colby( Book )

1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes and illustrates various signs, such as tracks or homes, by which an observer can tell what animals are in an area
Historical American landmarks; from the Old North Church to the Santa Fe Trail by C. B Colby( Book )

2 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Both natural and man-made landmarks from New England to the New Mexican desert are pictured and described
Arms of our fighting men; personal weapons, bazookas, big guns by C. B Colby( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A parade of photographs and brief details of the weapons of today's servicemen
Musket to M14; pistols, rifles and machine guns through the years by C. B Colby( Book )

1 edition published in 1960 in English and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of pistols, rifles and machine guns through the years
World's best lost treasure stories by C. B Colby( Book )

3 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirty-six brief accounts of lost treasures and the circumstances of their disappearance
Sailing ships; great ships before the age of steam by C. B Colby( Book )

2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the different types of sailing ships, their masts, sails, and riggings
Wild dogs by C. B Colby( Book )

1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Descriptions of the bush dog, Cape hunting dog, coyote, dhole, dingo, fennec, foxes, jackals, raccoon dog and wolves. Includes drawings of the animals' tracks
 
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World's best "true" ghost stories
Alternative Names
C. B. Colby Amerikaans schrijver (1904-1977)

C.B. Colby écrivain américain

Carroll Colby

Colby, C. B.

Colby, Carroll B.

Colby, Carroll B. 1904-1977

Colby, Carroll Burleigh, 1904-

Colby, Carroll Burleigh 1904-1977

Languages
English (84)

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