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Richards, Denis

Overview
Works: 79 works in 407 publications in 3 languages and 4,266 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Other
Classifications: D756.5.B7, 940.54211
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Most widely held works about Denis Richards
 
Most widely held works by Denis Richards
The Battle of Britain : the greatest air battle of World War II by Richard Hough( Book )

11 editions published between 1989 and 2008 in English and held by 1,400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the three-month German bombing of Great Britain in 1940 by the Luftwaffe, the errors made by the Germans, and the courage of the British flyers and the public
Royal Air Force, 1939-1945 by Denis Richards( Book )

74 editions published between 1953 and 1993 in 3 languages and held by 553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beskriver Royal Air Force under 2. verdenskrig
The hardest victory : RAF Bomber Command in the Second World War by Denis Richards( Book )

12 editions published between 1994 and 2001 in English and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The work of the RAF offensive against the Germans in the Second World War is described : difficulties and failures, claims of wasteful and immoral attacks, policies and personalities, organization, Intelligence, and technical developments as well as the magnitude of the Bomber Command's achievement. Stressing the great contribution made by Dominion and Allied air crews and the essential interdependence of the British and American air operations, and drawing on correspondence with some 200 surviving aircrew and groundcrew, the author offers fresh insights into the human element in the long and bloody business of bombing Britain's enemies
The Battle of Britain : the jubilee history by Richard Hough( Book )

20 editions published between 1989 and 2007 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

High above the warm, summer fields Churchill's 'few' fought with courage & skill against overwhelming odds - and won. A vivid account of the air battles as well as an explanation of how the campaign developed. Fresh insights into the controversies with the aid of original material as well as recollections of many of the surviving air crew & ground staff. Vividly illustrated with many photographs. Denis Richards, co-author of the official history of RAF operations in World War Two, and Richard Hough, the historian and biographer, have collaborated to write this magnificent new account for the g
Portal of Hungerford : the life of Marshal of the Royal Air Force, Viscount Portal of Hungerford, KG, GCB, OM, DSO, MC by Denis Richards( Book )

16 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated history of modern Europe, 1789-1984 by Denis Richards( Book )

51 editions published between 1900 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The seventh edition of this best-selling textbook offers an updated and lively account of the period and in his usual lucid style, the author explains the transformations which have taken place, in politics, economics and social ideas, during the past two hundred years. New material on events since 1945 looks at the rapid changes in post-war Europe, the increasing East-West split and the repeated efforts to establish a secure European movement
An illustrated history of modern Britain, 1783-1980 by Denis Richards( Book )

34 editions published between 1950 and 1995 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Completely revised and re-designed in an attractive new large format, the third edition of this best-selling textbook will help pupils to understand the main political, economic and social developments in British history from the late eighteenth century right into the 1980s
Royal Air Force, 1939-1945 by Denis Richards( Book )

20 editions published between 1954 and 1993 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offspring of the Vic; a history of Morley College by Denis Richards( Book )

12 editions published between 1958 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated history of modern Europe, 1789-1974 by Denis Richards( Book )

6 editions published between 1977 and 1980 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Britain 1714-1851 by Denis Richards( Book )

15 editions published between 1961 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twentieth century Britain by Denis Richards( Book )

12 editions published between 1968 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Medieval Britain by Denis Richards( Book )

4 editions published between 1973 and 1982 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Britain and the ancient world by James A Bolton( Book )

10 editions published between 1963 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

RAF Bomber Command in World War II : the hardest victory by Denis Richards( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Britain under the Tudors and Stuarts by Denis Richards( Book )

11 editions published between 1958 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Britain 1851-1945 by Denis Richards( Book )

4 editions published in 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated history of modern Europe, 1789-1938 by Denis Richards( Book )

2 editions published between 1938 and 1939 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It might have been worse : recollections 1941-1996 by Denis Richards( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recalling the flavour : recollections 1910-1941 by Denis Richards( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The Battle of Britain : the greatest air battle of World War II
Alternative Names
Denis Richards British historian

Denis Richards historiador británico

Richards, Denis 1910-

リチャーズ, デニス

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The hardest victory : RAF Bomber Command in the Second World WarThe Battle of Britain : the jubilee historyAn illustrated history of modern Europe, 1789-1984Offspring of the Vic; a history of Morley CollegeRAF Bomber Command in World War II : the hardest victory