WorldCat Identities

Jones, Virgil Carrington 1906-1999

Overview
Works: 34 works in 110 publications in 1 language and 6,176 library holdings
Genres: History  Juvenile works  Guidebooks  Biography 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: E591, 973.75
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Virgil Carrington Jones
 
Most widely held works by Virgil Carrington Jones
The Civil War at sea by Virgil Carrington Jones( Book )

12 editions published between 1960 and 1990 in English and held by 1,169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For contents, see Author Catalog
Gray ghosts and Rebel raiders by Virgil Carrington Jones( Book )

19 editions published between 1956 and 1995 in English and held by 1,158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Tells for the first time the story of guerilla warfare during the Civil War -- an exciting account of the incredible adventures of such Rebel leaders as Harry Gilmor, 'Lige' White, Turner Ashby, Hanse McNeill, and the indefatigable Mosby, and their courageous and daring efforts to prevent Northern forces from sweeping through the South"--Jacket
Roosevelt's Rough Riders by Virgil Carrington Jones( Book )

6 editions published between 1971 and 1991 in English and held by 1,119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ranger Mosby by Virgil Carrington Jones( Book )

11 editions published between 1944 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 898 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the years 1864-1965, Col. John S. Mosby and his Rebel rangers tormented Union troops in Northern Virginia. Penetrating enemy lines at will, Mosby spanked a general in his bed before carrying him off as war booty, emptied $172,000 from a Federal payroll train, and taught the arrogant General Custer that two can play the game of brutal murder. By war's end a frustrated General Sheridan had sent 5,000 men to burn all of Loudoun County in a fruitless attempt to trap him. The bounty on Mosby's head was never claimed
The Hatfields and the McCoys by Virgil Carrington Jones( Book )

11 editions published between 1948 and 1994 in English and held by 743 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of the famous 19th century mountain feud
Eight hours before Richmond by Virgil Carrington Jones( Book )

2 editions published in 1957 in English and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the abortive Kilpatrick-Dahlgren raid on Richmond in the winter of 1864
U.S.S. Cairo : the story of a Civil War gunboat, comprising a narrative of her wartime adventures by Virgil Carrington Jones( Book )

5 editions published between 1971 and 2005 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Birth of liberty : the story of the James River by Virgil Carrington Jones( Book )

1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mosby's Confederacy : a guide to the roads and sites of Colonel John Singleton Mosby by Thomas J Evans( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First Manassas : the Bull Run campaign by Virgil Carrington Jones( Book )

7 editions published between 1980 and 1992 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

True tales of old Madison County (Alabama) : tales of early Madison County pioneers and their historic old homes. by Virgil Carrington Jones( Book )

2 editions published between 1970 and 1992 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Civil War at sea : v. 1, the blockaders, January 1861-March 1862. by Virgil Carrington Jones( Book )

1 edition published in 1960 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

100 years after by United States( Book )

1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The River war : March 1862-July 1863 by Virgil Carrington Jones( Book )

2 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First Manassas : the story of the Bull Run campaign by Virgil Carrington Jones( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Mooresville by Virgil Carrington Jones( Book )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Civil War at sea, January 1861 - March 1862 by Virgil Carrington Jones( Book )

6 editions published between 1960 and 1961 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Civil War at sea ... Illustrated with photographs by Virgil Carrington Jones( Book )

2 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The blockaders : January 1861 - March 1862 by Virgil Carrington Jones( Book )

1 edition published in 1960 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The civil war at sea by Virgil Carrington Jones( Book )

3 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Gray ghosts and Rebel raiders
Alternative Names
Jones, Virgil C.

Languages
English (97)

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Ranger MosbyU.S.S. Cairo : the story of a Civil War gunboat, comprising a narrative of her wartime adventures