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Wills, Charles

Overview
Works: 40 works in 76 publications in 1 language and 7,386 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Glossaries, vocabularies, etc  Biography  Gazetteers  Catalogs  Pictorial works  Miscellanea  Interviews  Directories 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: GV1507.S3, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Charles Wills
Destination America by Charles Wills( Book )

9 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,030 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Whether escaping religious persecution, political oppression, the violence of war, or looking to further their economic standing, immigrants have come to America. This detailed look at why immigrants leave their homelands, how they travel to America, and what they do once they arrive, includes personal accounts, letters, diaries, photographs and other ephemera; features statistics, maps and charts covering over 40 immigrant groups.--From publisher description
Annie Oakley by Charles Wills( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 841 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Annie Oakley first picked up a gun at age eight and by age 22 was performing sharpshooting acts. She went on to travel the world and became America's first female superstar
The illustrated history of weaponry : from flint axes to automatic weapons by Charles Wills( Book )

7 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Illustrated History of Weaponry: From Flint Axes to Automatic Weapons is a comprehensive look at the often deadly, sometimes surprising tools of battle. More than 600 photographs of an eclectic mix of weapons were specially commissioned from the 8,000-piece collection of the Berman Museum of World History. Spanning the globe and more than 3,500 years, they include an elaborate Persian scimitar owned by both Abbas I and Catherine and Great, a sword presented to Napoleon, the traveling pistols of Confederate president Jefferson Davis, and Heinrich Himmler's rifle. A variety of rare weapons of espionage and combination curiosa makes the collection of special interest to even the most seasoned weaponry connoisseur." "The Illustrated History of Weaponry offers historical perspective of the people, places, and times important to the development of weaponry, with special features that illuminate such topics as The Hundred Years War, The Crusades, Naval Weapons, The Civil War, and Trench Warfare."--Jacket
A historical album of Texas by Charles Wills( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of Texas, from its early exploration and settlement to the state today
The battle of the Little Bighorn by Charles Wills( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the warfare between whites and Great Plains Indians in the nineteenth century, with an emphasis on the famous massacre at Little Bighorn
A historical album of Oregon by Charles Wills( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a history of Oregon, from its early exploration and settlement to the state today
A historical album of Alabama by Charles Wills( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a history of Alabama, from its early exploration and settlement to the state today
America in the 1950s by Charles Wills( Book )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn about this largely prosperous and peaceful decade
America in the 1940s by Charles Wills( Book )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn about this crucial time in the history of the US and the world
A historical album of Nebraska by Charles Wills( Book )

4 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book is a history of Nebraska, from its early exploration and settlement to the state today
America's presidents : facts, photos, and memorabilia from the nation's chief executives by Charles Wills( Book )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book includes information on the personalities and politics of the 42 men who have held the office of president. Also includes colorful images, text, and interactive documents the show the preseidents' considerable impact on history
Pearl Harbor by Charles Wills( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the events which led up to Japan's attack on Pearl Harbor in 1941, the attack itself, and U.S. reaction
The official Scrabble ® players dictionary by Inc. Staff Merriam-Webster( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes more than one hundred thousand words that are acceptable for playing Scrabble, with parts of speech, variant forms, and definitions
Signs & symbols : [an illustrated guide to their origins and meanings] by Miranda Bruce-Mitford( Book )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From simple shapes and colors to gods, mythical beasts, sacred rituals, and global branding, over 2,000 signs and symbols are explained through text, illustrations, and photography. Grouped thematically and comprehensively cross-referenced. Includes the physical world, animals, plants, humans, colors, shapes, patterns, numbers, picture writing, alphabets, international signs, professional signs, brands and logos, heraldic emblems, national flags, sign languages and signals, and symbolic gestures
Thomas Jefferson, architect : the interactive portfolio by Charles Wills( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An enlightening collection of removable artifacts--including sketches and architectural drawings for Jefferson's buildings, handwritten letters to his family and contemporaries, and other personal documents--fill this unique illustrated volume."--Slipcase
Pistols by Charles Wills( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discover the history and development of weaponry through the ages with The Illustrated History of Weapons series. These comprehensive visual reference books explore the craftsmanship and progression of weaponry and cover the many important conflicts and historical events that have shaped the world we live in. These titles feature stunning photography, fascinating biographical information and detailed insight into the technology and tactics of the battlefield, and cover the evolution of early knives and swords through to the pistols and rifles of modern times
Weaponry : an illustrated history by Charles Wills( Book )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comprehensive photographic overview that draws from the Smithsonian Institute collection, showcases everything from the earliest, most primitive weapons such as flint axes to the automatic weapons of the twentieth century
Beyond home plate II : catching up with former major leaguers by Charles Wills( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Decades of American history( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life in the wild( )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the exquisite fragility of butterflies to the might and majesty of killer whales, explore the incredible diversity of life on Earth in this lavishly illustrated celebration of the animal kingdom. Filled with beautiful images of the natural world from around the globe, Life in the Wild compiles the best in nature photography into one sumptuous book. Following in the successful footsteps of Rainforest, Butterfly, and Reef, Life in the Wild showcases gorgeous photographs in their full glory, with concise captions to provide relevant details. Life in the Wild is a must-have addition to the li
 
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Destination America
Alternative Names
Wills, Charles A.

Wills, Chuck.

Wills, Chuck 1979-

Languages
English (50)

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Annie OakleyThe illustrated history of weaponry : from flint axes to automatic weaponsA historical album of TexasA historical album of OregonA historical album of AlabamaAmerica in the 1950sAmerica in the 1940sA historical album of Nebraska