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White, Robb 1909-1990

Overview
Works: 121 works in 413 publications in 10 languages and 9,782 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Juvenile works  Horror films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Haunted house films  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Ghost films  Subculture films 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Bibliographic antecedent, Conceptor, Composer
Classifications: PZ7.W5844, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Robb White
Publications by Robb White
Publications by Robb White, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Robb White
 
Most widely held works by Robb White
Deathwatch by Robb White( Book )
26 editions published between 1972 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,961 libraries worldwide
Needing money for school, a college boy accepts a job as guide on a desert hunting trip and nearly loses his life
House on Haunted Hill by William Castle( visu )
63 editions published between 1959 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,093 libraries worldwide
Theme park mogul Steven Price is throwing a strange birthday party for his wife, a scary night in an abandoned insane asylum. He invites five strangers to join them with the promise of a million dollars for those who make it through the night without being scared to death, literally
Silent ship, silent sea by Robb White( Book )
2 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 485 libraries worldwide
As a crippled destroyer, unable to communicate, drifts through enemy seas, a young captain struggles to save his command and a raw, young seaman proves that he is of officer caliber
The frogmen by Robb White( Book )
3 editions published between 1973 and 1977 in English and held by 480 libraries worldwide
The adventures of a young ensign assigned to frogman duty during World War II
Up periscope by Robb White( Book )
9 editions published between 1956 and 1962 in English and held by 467 libraries worldwide
How Ken Braden, lieutenant junior grade, and the submarine 'Shark' went 3,000 miles through Jap-infested Pacific waters to steal a code from an enemy-held island
Surrender by Robb White( Book )
5 editions published between 1966 and 1967 in English and held by 450 libraries worldwide
Following the Japanese bombing of the U.S. naval base at Cavite in the Philippine Islands on December 10, 1941, four young people are trapped during the invasion and endure five months of hellish retreat and death
The survivor by Robb White( Book )
4 editions published between 1964 and 1967 in English and Dutch and held by 417 libraries worldwide
"A young Navy pilot, some battle-tough Marines and a desperate mission to a Japanese-held island during the early days of World War II."--Jacket
The lion's paw by Robb White( Book )
14 editions published between 1946 and 2008 in English and held by 366 libraries worldwide
Penny and Nick find adventure as they help fellow runaway orphan Ben in his search for his father
Torpedo run : mutiny and adventure aboard a Navy PT boat during World War II by Robb White( Book )
5 editions published between 1962 and 1968 in English and held by 358 libraries worldwide
A tightly knit torpedo boat team operating off the New Guinea coast faces splintering loyalties and possible mutiny when their captain is killed and his replacement turns out to be an ignorant martinette fresh from stateside officers' school
Frailty by William Castle( visu )
7 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 250 libraries worldwide
"Vincent Price stars as an obsessed doctor who discovers that fear manifests itself as a parasitic creature, which grows on the spinal cords of terrified people. If they scream, The Tingler can be destroyed. If they don't, it will sever the spinal column and kill them. He successfully isolates and removes The Tingler from a deaf-mute (Judith Evelyn) who has been scared to death by her devious husband. Once captured, the Tingler escapes and runs amok in a crowded movie theater. Terror is loose, but can it be stopped?"--Container
Our Virgin Island by Robb White( Book )
22 editions published between 1953 and 1959 in 5 languages and held by 236 libraries worldwide
Life on a tiny island, Marina Cay
The long way down : a novel by Robb White( Book )
1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 227 libraries worldwide
An eighteen-year-old girl who wants to be a trapeze performer finds she has a lot to learn when she joins a circus
Flight deck by Robb White( Book )
4 editions published between 1961 and 1974 in English and held by 224 libraries worldwide
Young Navy flyer undertakes dangerous mission on a remote South Pacific island in a desperate attempt to aid harassed forces on Guadalcanal
Deathwatch by Robb White( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and held by 161 libraries worldwide
Needing money for school, a college boy accepts a job as guide on a desert hunting trip and nearly loses his life
Return to house on haunted hill by William Massa( visu )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 157 libraries worldwide
Sarah was the only survivor from the massacre at the Vanacutt Mansion. Now her recent suicide leaves her sister Ariel no choice but to devote herself to finding out who or what was responsible
The secret sea by Hugo Manning( Book )
11 editions published between 1947 and 1968 in 3 languages and held by 135 libraries worldwide
Candy by Robb White( Book )
12 editions published between 1949 and 1973 in 5 languages and held by 96 libraries worldwide
Two on the isle : a memory of Marina Cay by Robb White( Book )
3 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 68 libraries worldwide
Beyond the reach by Jean-Baptiste Leonetti( visu )
2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
A high-rolling corporate shark and his impoverished young guide play the most dangerous game during a hunting trip in the Mojave Desert
 
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Alternative Names
Robb White American children's writer
Robb White Amerikaans officier (1909-1990)
Робб Уайт
ホワイト, ロブ
ロブ・ホワイト
Languages
English (182)
German (12)
French (4)
Spanish (3)
Japanese (2)
Italian (2)
Danish (1)
Swedish (1)
Dutch (1)
Slovenian (1)
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