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Cronin, Vincent

Overview
Works: 120 works in 582 publications in 8 languages and 15,479 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Fiction  Guidebooks  Art  Church history  Military history 
Roles: Translator, Editor
Classifications: DC203, B
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by Vincent Cronin, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Vincent Cronin
Catherine, Empress of all the Russias by Vincent Cronin ( Book )
15 editions published between 1978 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 1,623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A biography of the German princess who became the absolute ruler of the Russian empire and won for herself the reputation of a great enlightened monarch
Louis and Antoinette by Vincent Cronin ( Book )
17 editions published between 1974 and 1996 in English and held by 1,527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Louis XIV by Vincent Cronin ( Book )
46 editions published between 1964 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 1,433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The author presents Louis as the personification of a glorious era in which architecture, painting, sculpture, and literature flourished. "The King's activities in war and politicsa re relegated to the periphery. While the complex figure of Louis himself occupies the center of the state, Mr. Cronin studies ... such figures as Racine, Moliere, Lully, Mignard, Mansart, Le Notre, Vauban, Cassini."
The Florentine Renaissance by Vincent Cronin ( Book )
24 editions published between 1967 and 2001 in English and Italian and held by 1,317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The republic and the Medici - History and religion - Sculpture - Architecture - Painting - Magnificent Lorenzo - Invasion
The flowering of the Renaissance by Vincent Cronin ( Book )
21 editions published between 1969 and 2001 in English and held by 1,236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Julius II - Caesar Augustus - Germany - The arts - Venetian republic - Venetian architecture - Venetian painting - Venetian art - Pallidio - Carpaccio ; Contain in Appendix C a list of the whereabouts of the works of art mentioned in the text. Appendix A details Italian currencies and their values; Contains list of Popes from 1450 to 1616
Napoleon Bonaparte; an intimate biography by Vincent Cronin ( Book )
10 editions published between 1971 and 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,084 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Popular life of Napoleon based on primary sources
The wise man from the West by Vincent Cronin ( Book )
41 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in English and held by 1,019 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Napoleon by Vincent Cronin ( Book )
62 editions published between 1971 and 2006 in 9 languages and held by 670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The emphasis throughout is on Napoleon as a stateman, for he saw himself always as a civilian compelled to make war. This is a study of the man who presided in person over the vast body of civil administrative reform which he iniated and which still forms the basis of the French state
The view from planet Earth : man looks at the cosmos by Vincent Cronin ( Book )
6 editions published between 1981 and 1983 in English and held by 645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Includes explanations of "influences of astronomy and astrology, philosophy and poetry, folklore and religion."
A pearl to India; the life of Roberto de Nobili by Vincent Cronin ( Book )
17 editions published between 1959 and 1966 in English and Undetermined and held by 626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Horizon concise history of Italy by Vincent Cronin ( Book )
1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The golden honeycomb by Vincent Cronin ( Book )
32 editions published between 1954 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Paris on the eve, 1900-1914 by Vincent Cronin ( Book )
6 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in English and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Portræt af Paris i begyndelsen af det 20. århundrede
The last migration by Vincent Cronin ( Book )
20 editions published between 1957 and 1976 in English and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Paris : city of light, 1919-1939 by Vincent Cronin ( Book )
8 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Paris between the wars: our impression is one of gaiety, frivolity, fashion, of exuberant living - a city whose lights were put out by the terrifyingly rapid advance of the German panzers in 1940. And so, in some ways, it was. But as Vincent Cronin shows in this compelling and original book - which encompasses social, intellectual, political and cultural history - the full picture was much more complex. Cronin examines developments in the arts, fashion and politics, and has something surprising to say about each of them; but also investigates the achievements of Parisian philosophers and industrialists. It is notoriously difficult to perceive valid patterns across such a broad range of human activities as these, but that is exactly what Cronin has done. The result is a thoroughly convincing and engrossing portrait of a city outwardly confident and intent on enjoying life, but behind that uncertain, divided and ultimately incapable of standing up to aggression
The romantic way by Vincent Cronin ( Book )
4 editions published between 1965 and 1966 in English and Undetermined and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Biographies of four women of the 19th century who epitomize Romanticism
The companion guide to Paris by Vincent Cronin ( Book )
18 editions published between 1963 and 1976 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A calendar of saints by Vincent Cronin ( Book )
7 editions published in 1963 in English and Undetermined and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mary portrayed by Vincent Cronin ( Book )
4 editions published in 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four women in pursuit of an ideal by Vincent Cronin ( Book )
7 editions published in 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Languages
English (314)
German (17)
Spanish (9)
French (8)
Italian (2)
Serbian (1)
Polish (1)
Hebrew (1)
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