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Sheean, Vincent 1899-1975

Works: 206 works in 811 publications in 10 languages and 21,867 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Bibliography  History  Periodicals  Personal narratives‡vAmerican  Fiction  Gangster films  Crime films  Drama  Short stories 
Roles: Author, Translator, Producer, Bibliographic antecedent, Author of introduction, Other, Reporter, Editor
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Most widely held works about Vincent Sheean
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Most widely held works by Vincent Sheean
Madame Curie : a biography by Eve Curie( Book )

122 editions published between 1937 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 3,469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This story was published serially under the title: Marie Curie, my mother
Lead, kindly light by Vincent Sheean( Book )

34 editions published between 1948 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,639 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life work of Gandhi
Dorothy and Red by Vincent Sheean( Book )

35 editions published between 1963 and 1964 in 3 languages and held by 1,493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Concerns the relationship between writers Dorothy Thompson and Sinclair Lewis and their circle of influential political and artistic friends
Not peace but a sword by Vincent Sheean( Book )

10 editions published in 1939 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,083 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nehru: the years of power by Vincent Sheean( Book )

19 editions published between 1960 and 1961 in 3 languages and held by 1,060 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Analysis of Nehru's achievements, the source of his power in India, and the change that is evident as the result of his policies
The indigo bunting : a memoir of Edna St. Vincent Millay by Vincent Sheean( Book )

14 editions published between 1951 and 1990 in English and held by 944 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memoir of times spent with Edna St. Vincent Millay
Animal kingdom by David Michôd( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 930 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When seventeen year old J's mother dies of an overdose, he calls his grandmother, Janine "Smurf" Cody, who invites him to come live with her. A Ma Barker camouflaged as a cheery suburban grandmother, she dotes on her roguish boys, and looks to add J to the mix. The oldest is Pope, a gunman off his meds, unhinged drug dealer Craig, and baby-faced youngest Darren. The brothers, along with Pope's friend Baz have been running a very successful armed robbery business. J's just looking for a home, but he's caught between the sociopathic Pope and a cold, methodical police sergeant who wants the Cody's bad. Now J must become a survivalist, navigating unsteadily but instinctively between his unscrupulous grandmother and the dirty cops, trying to escape the poisonous grip of both
Between the thunder and the sun by Vincent Sheean( Book )

24 editions published between 1943 and 1944 in English and held by 907 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Personal history by Vincent Sheean( Book )

41 editions published between 1934 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 883 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book is the basis for the Alfred Hitchcock film, "Foreign Correspondent."
Mahatma Gandhi, a great life in brief by Vincent Sheean( Book )

24 editions published between 1954 and 1982 in English and Undetermined and held by 828 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a dramatic incident which brought to Gandhi a realization of the plight of his people, he devoted his life to struggling for Indian Independence
The Best American short stories ... and the yearbook of the American short story( )

in English and held by 670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This house against this house by Vincent Sheean( Book )

16 editions published between 1946 and 1947 in English and held by 645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thomas Jefferson : father of democracy by Vincent Sheean( Book )

11 editions published between 1953 and 1960 in English and Persian and held by 643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This biography of Jefferson centers on his public life and career
Sanfelice by Vincent Sheean( Book )

28 editions published between 1936 and 1954 in 6 languages and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A day of battle : a novel by Vincent Sheean( Book )

17 editions published between 1938 and 1939 in 3 languages and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The action in this novel centers around the battle of Fontenoy in 1745 between the French and English. With flashbacks and side stories, it becomes a wonderful look at the whole era
Oscar Hammerstein I; the life and exploits of an impresario by Vincent Sheean( Book )

7 editions published in 1956 in English and held by 481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Germany and Europe, a spiritual dissension by Benedetto Croce( Book )

4 editions published in 1944 in English and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beware of Caesar by Vincent Sheean( Book )

1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the life of Nero, focusing upon his decision to put the lush and scheming Poppaea in Octavia's place, the burning of Rome, and the struggle with his former teacher, Seneca
First and last love by Vincent Sheean( Book )

13 editions published between 1956 and 1957 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tōhō e no watakushi no tabi : Rifu no yamayama kara Chūgoku e by Vincent Sheean( Book )

5 editions published between 1962 and 1979 in Japanese and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Madame Curie : a biography
Alternative Names
Sheean, James

Sheean, James Vincent.

Sheean, James Vincent 1899-...

Sheean, James Vincent 1899-1975

Sheean, Vincent

Sheean, Vincent 1899-

Sheehan, Vincent 1899-1975

Shin, V. 1899-1975

Ṣīn̲, Vin̲cen̲ṭ 1899-1975

Vincent Sheean Amerikaans journalist (1899-1975)

Vincent Sheean US-amerikanischer Journalist und Autor

Винсент Шиан

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English (410)

German (16)

Japanese (10)

French (4)

Danish (1)

Swedish (1)

Persian (1)

Italian (1)

Dutch (1)

Czech (1)