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Lewis, Charles Lee 1886-

Overview
Works: 70 works in 171 publications in 1 language and 3,631 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Bibliography  Naval history  Humor  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: E182, 923.573
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Charles Lee Lewis
David Glasgow Farragut by Charles Lee Lewis( Book )

in English and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Matthew Fontaine Maury, the pathfinder of the seas by Charles Lee Lewis( Book )

10 editions published between 1927 and 2008 in English and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Famous American naval officers by Charles Lee Lewis( Book )

10 editions published between 1924 and 1971 in English and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Famous old-world sea fighters by Charles Lee Lewis( Book )

3 editions published between 1929 and 1990 in English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Admiral de Grasse and American independence by Charles Lee Lewis( Book )

12 editions published between 1945 and 2014 in English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biography of the French admiral who fought in the War of the Austrian Succession, the Seven Years' War, and the American Revolution, in which he set the stage for American independence by making Cornwallis' surrender at Yorktown possible
Books of the sea : an introduction to nautical literature by Charles Lee Lewis( Book )

13 editions published between 1943 and 1972 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The romantic Decatur by Charles Lee Lewis( Book )

11 editions published between 1937 and 1971 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Admiral Franklin Buchanan, fearless man of action by Charles Lee Lewis( Book )

6 editions published in 1929 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Philander Priestley Claxton, crusader for public education by Charles Lee Lewis( Book )

4 editions published between 1948 and 1991 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Famous American Marines, an account of the Corps: the exploits of officers and men on land, by air and sea, from the decks of the Bonhomme Richard to the summit of Mount Suribachi by Charles Lee Lewis( Book )

4 editions published in 1950 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essays and leaves from a note-book by George Eliot( Book )

2 editions published in 1884 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 1884 volume republishes articles that first appeared in magazines prior to Eliot's fame as a novelist. Eliot herself selected and edited the articles prior to her death. Included as well are a number of notes written by Eliot for later expansion in her novels or simply to develop an idea for its own sake. Of these latter, Judgments on Authors, Story-telling, and Value of Originality are of exceptional interest
Four centuries of literature, English and American by Allan F Westcott( Book )

3 editions published between 1925 and 1929 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Famous sea-fighters by Charles Lee Lewis( Book )

8 editions published in 1930 in English and Undetermined and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David Glasgow Farragut, our first admiral by Charles Lee Lewis( Book )

10 editions published between 1943 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The second volume of this authoritative biography examines the last ten years of David Glasgow Farragut's life, focusing on the Civil War. Farragut's courage was tried as much as the Confederate Navy as by gross inefficiency and waste in the conduct of war, lukewarm support of the Federal government, lack of cooperation between the Army and Navy, and poor morale caused by war weariness and disease. In the face of these challenges Farragut proved to be a resourceful leader and fighter whose loyalty to the Navy and his country proved him worthy of being America's first admiral
David Glasgow Farragut by Charles Lee Lewis( Book )

3 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The second volume of this authoritative biography of America's first admiral examines the last ten years of David Glasgow Farragut's life, which included the ever-fascinating period of the Civil War. Farragut was as carefully methodical in preparation for battle as he was fearlessly swift in the execution of his plans. In Our First Admiral, the reader will learn of gross inefficiency and waste in the conduct of war, in the North as well as the South; of jealous ambition and malicious criticism; of lukewarm support of the government, lack of cooperation between the Army and Navy, and the i
David Glasgow Farragut by Charles Lee Lewis( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selection and preparation of land for cranberry culture by Charles Lee Lewis( Book )

4 editions published in 1914 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alonzo Chappel and his naval paintings by Charles Lee Lewis( Book )

1 edition published in 1937 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David Glasgow Farragut by Charles Lee Lewis( )

in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Famous old-world sea fighters
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Lewis, Charles L.

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