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Kemble, John Haskell 1912-1990

Overview
Works: 703 works in 818 publications in 1 language and 8,196 library holdings
Genres: History  Personal narratives  Fiction  Biography  Diaries  Naval history  Pictorial works  Juvenile works  Exhibition catalogs 
Roles: Author, Editor, Donor
Classifications: F865, 940.545973
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Most widely held works about John Haskell Kemble
 
Most widely held works by John Haskell Kemble
To the Indies by C. S Forester( Book )

1 edition published in 1940 in English and held by 655 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tragic story of Columbus's last expedition to the new world
The Panama route, 1848-1869 by John Haskell Kemble( Book )

31 editions published between 1943 and 1990 in English and held by 609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"For two decades, the Panama route was the best way of travel and communication between the Atlantic and Pacific coasts of the United States. Annually, thousands of passengers went over it eastward and westward, as well as vast volumes of mail and treasure... The present study has grown from a lifelong interest in maritime history and particularly from an early concern with the history of the Pacific Mail Steamship Company. It has taken shape with the discovery of materials and has therefore given the author the joy of exploration in little-charted seas"--Pref
San Francisco Bay; a pictorial maritime history by John Haskell Kemble( Book )

15 editions published between 1957 and 1978 in English and held by 563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The subject of this book is San Francisco Bay in the broad sense. This is history presented in a fascinating pictorial style and every effort has been made to present an interesting and well-rounded treatment which depicts the history of the bay, its people, cities and towns, watercraft and commerce. The introductory text and extensive picture captions act as the bond which connects and brings the many illustrations to life on the printed pages of this magnificent book. - Jacket flap
Pacific war diary : 1942-1945 by James J Fahey( Book )

1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diary of an American seaman aboard the cruiser Montpelier, of the action he saw in the Solomons, Marianas, Philippines and off Borneo, China and Japan, in the second World War
To California and the South Seas; the diary of Albert G. Osbun, 1849-1851 by Albert Gallatin Osbun( Book )

4 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The naval war of 1812 by C. S Forester( Book )

1 edition published in 1957 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sketches of California and Hawaii by William H Meyers( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Journal of a cruise to California and the Sandwich Islands in the United States sloop-of-war Cyane, 1841-1844 by William H Meyers( Book )

3 editions published in 1955 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Panama Canal : the evolution of the Isthmian crossing by Book Club of California( Book )

2 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gold rush steamers by Book Club of California( Book )

2 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A naval campaign in the Californias, 1846-1849 : the journal of Lieutenant Tunis Augustus Macdonough Craven, U.S.N. United States Sloop of War, Dale by Tunis A. M Craven( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Craven kept a personal journal of the cruise, described the Mexican War and California, and reported on the discovery of gold
The oceanliner : speed, style, symbol by Richard Oliver( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tide of London : a study of London and its river by Mervyn Savill( Book )

1 edition published in 1951 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

California "clipper" cards by Book Club of California( Book )

2 editions published in 1949 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Advertisements by ship owners announcing the sailing of a Clipper Ship from the East Coast to California, in the 1850s to 1860s
Sketches in California, 1836 by W. S. W Ruschenberger( Book )

1 edition published in 1953 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A short history of the world's shipping industry by C. Ernest Fayle( Book )

1 edition published in 1933 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First Published in 2005. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company
Visit to Monterey in 1842 by Richard T Maxwell( Book )

1 edition published in 1955 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Her Majesty's glorious jubilee, 1897 : the record number of a record reign by Walter Besant( Book )

1 edition published in 1897 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chesapeake cruise by Norman Alan Hill( Book )

1 edition published in 1944 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
John H. Kemble American historian

John H. Kemble Amerikaans historicus (-1990)

Kemble, J. H., 1912-1990

Kemble, Jack.

Kemble, Jack 1912-1990

Languages
English (74)