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Roberts, Harold reader

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Works: 75 works in 75 publications in 1 language and 76 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Biography  Western stories  Short stories  Historical fiction  Adventure stories  War stories 
Classifications: PS3523.A446, 813.54
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Publications about Harold Roberts
Publications by Harold Roberts
Most widely held works by Harold Roberts
Cranberry Portage by Ruth Paterson( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
In 1928, a young man who was recovering from tuberculosis, his wife and four-year-old daughter headed to Cranberry Portage in northern Manitoba. They settled in a one-street town full of traders, rail construction men, gamblers, bootleggers, bush pilots and gold prospectors. This is their story
Murder on the Iditarod Trail by Sue Henry( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
This grueling eleven-hundred mile race through Alaska is an arduous, but not a deadly one - until now. Someone is systematically killing the top competitors. Anyone who dares take the lead is risking death
Reap the whirlwind by Spencer Dunmore( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
In 1943, the British Air Force allowed a small Canadian squadron of bombers to operate under their command. This is the compelling history of the "No. 6 (RCAF) group" which suffered heavy losses over German skies. Based on survivors' accounts, this describes the training, dangerous assignments and dynamics among the tightly-knit group of pilots
Copperhead by Bernard Cornwell( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
This second book in the Starbuck chronicles follows Nate Starbuck, a young Bostonian fighting for the Confederate side, as he defends himself against charges of being a Yankee spy. Bent on discovering the real spy, he rides through Union lines and returns in the midst of danger, as a fierce battle rages
Valley of the sun by Louis L'Amour( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
This is a posthumous collection of nine vintage stories of the Old West never before available in book form. They are all vintage L'Amour, filled with gritty and tough men and women whose strong wills sometimes clash with legendary Western fashion
McNally's secret by Lawrence Sanders( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Playboy sleuth Archy McNally is called in to find out who stole priceless stamps from a wealthy Florida matron. When a local philatelist is murdered, another twist is added to the crime. Archy must be discreet amongst the rich locals who have clues that are critical to his investigation
Pacific beat by T. Jefferson Parker( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
The murder of a pregnant woman in California's affluent Newport Beach sparks this tale of intrigue among the ranks of the local police. The victim's husband and brother are both police detectives. Solving the murder takes on bigger ramifications than the initial facts might have warranted
Fathers and sons an anthology ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
This is a collection of essays, poems and stories that examine the relationships between fathers and sons. Topics include mutual pride in being outdoorsmen,the death of a father and shedding adolescent belief that the father is God. All are told with compassion, and warmth and with a well-rounded sense of men and boys
From the land of shadows the making of Grey Owl by Donald B Smith( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
This engaging biography of Grey Owl continues the probe begun in 1993 by Lovat Dickson's "Wilderness man". Following years of research and many interviews with personal acquaintances of Grey Owl, Smith uncovers the inner torment of the man who symbolized Wilderness preservation in Canada
Esmeralda by G. Clifton Wisler( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
The Stapleton gang was running wild, robbing from the Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railroad whenever they wanted. However things were soon going to change. The unusual Copley Reid was about to turn his cunning and resourcefulness against the daring outlaws
Last of the breed by Louis L'Amour( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Contemporary novel set in the Siberian wilderness of Soviet Russia. U.S. Air Force Major Joseph Makatozi, part Sioux, part Cheyenne, is shot down over Russia. Escaping from his Siberian prison, Joe begins a trek to freedom. Drawing on his Indian heritage, Joe survives by using the skills learned as a boy
Kill all the lawyers by William Deverell( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Someone is killing all the great lawyers of Vancouver. In a cat-and-mouse game, the firm of Pomperay, MacArthur, Brovak and Saji piece together a puzzle that points to some very disturbing truths about lawyers and the law
Mistletoe mysteries ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
For over a hundred years, Christmas has had an irresistible appeal to authors who work in crime. Every one of the great literary detectives -- from Sherlock Holmes to Hercule Poirot -- has endured a holiday marred by murder. Now, the modern masters turn their detective creations loose in dark December
By frequent anguish by S. F. X Dean( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
A love affair "that shouldn't be" is nipped in the bud when beautiful, intelligent Lacey is found murdered in the library of a New England college. Her would-be lover, English professor Neil Kelly, agrees to investigate the murder
New York dead by Stuart Woods( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
In this suspense-driven tale, New York cop Stone Barrington is haunted by the shocking life (and perhaps death) of Sasha Nijinsky. He discovers that the sexy, beautiful television anchorwoman is connected to crime, dangerous friends and depravity. The case puts him on the streets and a thrilling climax ensues
The Taurus gun by Lauran Paine( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
In this western-style novel, Henry Burke holds deed to the nearby foothills, but the land is controlled by Indians who have resisted his attempts to use it. Eventually the Indians are driven out and Burke feels he has first claim. But Jeff Dennis has other ideas, and a range war brews that could engulf the town in blood
Richard Lamb by Richard S Wheeler( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
After leaving Massachusetts in the 1830's, Richard Lamb spent forty years living a rugged life in Montana. He shared his thriving trading post with his Blackfoot Indian wife, their daughters and sons-in-law. Then in 1877 the U.S. Army came to force all Indians onto reservations. Lamb struggles to keep his family free
The cinnamon colt and other stories by J. P. S Brown( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
This author writes stories with a Western flavour, and in this volume of short stories a Mexican theme runs throughout. Brown has been a keen observer of Mexican life and one of these stories is a non-fiction account of a trip down into the Sierra Madre to prospect for gold
The killing man by Mickey Spillane( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Detective Mike Hammer returns after a long literary absence, to this fast-paced Manhattan adventure. His investigation of a drug ring involves two beautiful women and the CIA
Running in the family by Michael Ondaatje( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
The author is a well-known Canadian poet, two-time winner of the Governor General's award of Poetry (1970,1979). This book is an autobiographical journey of discovery to Ondaatje's homeland, Sri Lanka
 
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