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Orbaan, Albert

Overview
Works: 70 works in 102 publications in 1 language and 5,554 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Biography  Fiction  Adventure stories 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: E208, 973.3
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Publications about Albert Orbaan
Publications by Albert Orbaan
Publications by Albert Orbaan, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Albert Orbaan
Mosby : Gray Ghost of the Confederacy by Jonathan Daniels( Book )
1 edition published in 1959 in English and held by 357 libraries worldwide
American Lawyer And Confederate Ranger, In 1863 He Recruited An Independent Body Of Fighters, Which BecameFamous As Mosby's Partisan Rangers
North Pole : the story of Robert E. Peary by Tony Simon( Book )
1 edition published in 1961 in English and held by 306 libraries worldwide
"Robert E. Peary had but one goal in life-to reach the North Pole. Against odds that would have discouraged most men and conditions that taxed his physical and mental powers to the utmost, Peary finally made reality out of the dream."
John Charles Fremont : trail marker of the Old West (January 21, 1813-July 13, 1890) by Olive Woolley Burt( Book )
4 editions published between 1955 and 1966 in English and held by 292 libraries worldwide
A biography of John Charles Fremont whose many careers included those of explorer, soldier, Senator, Governor of the territory of Arizona, and the first Republican candidate for President
Dogs against crime; true accounts of canine training and exploits in worldwide police work, past and present by Albert Orbaan( Book )
3 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 243 libraries worldwide
The American Revolution : 1760-1783 by Bruce Bliven( Book )
4 editions published between 1958 and 1981 in English and held by 227 libraries worldwide
Here is the story of both the war and the revolution, the causes of the war and a down-to-earth picture of colonial economics; the struggles of the founding fathers in making the Declaration of Independence, and descriptions of the battlefield action
Duel in the shadows; true accounts of anti-Nazi underground warfare during World War II by Albert Orbaan( Book )
2 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 225 libraries worldwide
The history of the resistance to the Nazis in France, Denmark, Norway and the Benelux countries, retold from accounts of individual underground fighters. --Library Journal
George Rogers Clark : frontier fighter by Helen Markley Miller( Book )
1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 188 libraries worldwide
A biography of George Rogers Clark who with a handful of rugged frontiersmen, captured British-held forts in the Midwest, making possible the eventual statehood of Michigan, Ohio, Indiana, Kentucky, Tennessee, and West Virginia
A long ago Christmas by Patricia Miles Martin( Book )
1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 175 libraries worldwide
A Christmas snow storm prevents a prairie boy from attending the school party but awakens him to happiness closer to home
The San Francisco earthquake and fire by Helen Markley Miller( Book )
1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 144 libraries worldwide
Describes the terror and destruction caused by the 1906 San Francisco earthquake, the devastation of the fire that followed, and the people's determination to rebuild their city
Joe Meek, man of the West by Shannon Garst( Book )
2 editions published between 1954 and 1959 in English and held by 139 libraries worldwide
Thunder rolling : the story of Chief Joseph by Helen Markley Miller( Book )
1 edition published in 1959 in English and held by 137 libraries worldwide
Blast-off! by Bruce Cassiday( Book )
1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 134 libraries worldwide
A group of high school boys overcome personality problems and mechanical difficulties in order to successfully launch their homemade rocket
Thomas Alva Edison, inventor by Ruth Cromer Weir( Book )
2 editions published in 1953 in Undetermined and English and held by 127 libraries worldwide
The life and inventions of the inventive genius who developed the electric light bulb, the phonograph, and the motion picture
Rare and rugged sports by Albert Orbaan( Book )
2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 123 libraries worldwide
Describes some of the world's lesser-known but rugged sports, such as lacrosse, land diving, the Cresta Run, hurling, and others
Morgan's Long Rifles by Allan Dwight( Book )
1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 116 libraries worldwide
A wide sweep of the American Revolution is presented through the eyes of a 17-year-old Morgan rifleman, who marches to Quebec with Morgan and Arnold, participates in the sea battle of Valcour, and fights in the battle of Saratoga
With banners flying by Albert Orbaan( Book )
4 editions published in 1960 in English and Undetermined and held by 114 libraries worldwide
Seven historical battles are described: Rome's victory over Carthage, the revolt of Arminius against the Roman legions, Hastings, Agincourt, the Ditmarshers rebellion in 1500, Trenton, and Waterloo
Cappy and the river by Lynn Avery( Book )
1 edition published in 1960 in English and held by 109 libraries worldwide
Going down the Ohio in 1789, Ken and his dog Cappy have an exciting summer playing in the professor's show
The adventures of Grizzly Adams by Jean Muir( Book )
1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 108 libraries worldwide
Biography of a frontiersman who captured and trained wild bears in the Sierras and in his later years became a part of P.T. Barnum's "Greatest Show on Earth."
The shadow of Robbers' Roost by Helen Rushmore( Book )
1 edition published in 1960 in English and held by 105 libraries worldwide
Theodore Roosevelt by Henry Thomas( Book )
2 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 100 libraries worldwide
A concise biography of "Teddy" Roosevelt, the rough rider, conservationist, cowhand, peace officer and peace maker. (Publisher.)
 
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