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White, Robb 1909-1990

Overview
Works: 138 works in 360 publications in 2 languages and 9,915 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Drama  Young adult works  Sea stories  Adventure stories  Horror films  Haunted house films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Conceptor, Composer, Bibliographic antecedent
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 )
25 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in English and held by 2,104 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 ( visu )
45 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,028 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 518 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 514 libraries worldwide
The adventures of a young ensign assigned to frogman duty during World War II
Fire storm : a novel by Robb White( Book )
2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 509 libraries worldwide
A raging forest fire in the National Parks area of the Sierras traps a forest ranger and a young boy he suspects is an arsonist
Surrender by Robb White( Book )
6 editions published between 1966 and 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 474 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
Up periscope by Robb White( Book )
6 editions published between 1956 and 1960 in English and held by 451 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
The survivor by Robb White( Book )
3 editions published between 1964 and 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 431 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 )
12 editions published between 1946 and 2008 in English and held by 358 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 )
2 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 353 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
Flight deck by Robb White( Book )
4 editions published between 1961 and 1974 in English and held by 243 libraries worldwide
Young Navy flyer undertakes dangerous mission on a remote South Pacific island in a desperate attempt to aid harassed forces on Guadalcanal
The long way down : a novel by Robb White( Book )
1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 236 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
The Tingler ( visu )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 234 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 )
11 editions published between 1953 and 1958 in English and Undetermined and held by 220 libraries worldwide
Life on a tiny island, Marina Cay
No man's land by Robb White( Book )
5 editions published between 1969 and 1977 in English and held by 183 libraries worldwide
The deserted South Pacific island serving as a laboratory for a young marine toxicologist was anything but a tropical paradise even before the arrival of a boatload of savages in war paint
Deathwatch by Robb White( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 170 libraries worldwide
Needing money for school, a college boy accepts a job as guide on a desert hunting trip and nearly loses his life
13 ghosts ( visu )
3 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in English and held by 158 libraries worldwide
When an impoverished family inherits a ramshackle house, they get more than they anticipated. Twelve ghosts are in residence, looking for a 13th to set them free
Return to house on haunted hill by William Massa( visu )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 144 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
Secret sea by Robb White( Book )
9 editions published between 1947 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 136 libraries worldwide
Midshipman Lee of the Naval Academy by Robb White( Book )
1 edition published in 1954 in English and held by 92 libraries worldwide
Story of life at Annapolis
 
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Alternative Names
ホワイト, ロブ
Languages
English (153)
French (1)
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