WorldCat Identities

Sheean, Vincent 1899-1975

Overview
Works: 201 works in 739 publications in 10 languages and 21,600 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Fiction  Personal narratives‡vAmerican  Drama  Crime films  Gangster films  Juvenile works  Records and correspondence  Portraits 
Roles: Author, Translator, Producer, Bibliographic antecedent, Editor, Author of introduction
Classifications: QD22.C8, B
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Most widely held works by Vincent Sheean
Madame Curie : a biography by Eve Curie( Book )

101 editions published between 1937 and 1989 in English and German and held by 3,518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

32 editions published between 1948 and 1980 in 4 languages and held by 1,703 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

31 editions published between 1963 and 1964 in 3 languages and held by 1,543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Concerns the relationship between writers Dorothy Thompson and Sinclair Lewis and their circle of influential political and artistic friends
Personal history by Vincent Sheean( Book )

35 editions published between 1934 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Not peace but a sword by Vincent Sheean( Book )

11 editions published between 1939 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

14 editions published in 1960 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,094 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 )

13 editions published between 1951 and 1990 in English and held by 967 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 938 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 )

20 editions published between 1943 and 1944 in English and Undetermined and held by 933 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mahatma Gandhi, a great life in brief by Vincent Sheean( Book )

27 editions published between 1954 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 857 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
Thomas Jefferson : father of democracy by Vincent Sheean( Book )

9 editions published between 1953 and 1960 in English and Persian and held by 675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

26 editions published between 1958 and 1976 in 4 languages and held by 673 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This house against this house by Vincent Sheean( Book )

13 editions published between 1946 and 1947 in English and Undetermined and held by 668 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sanfelice by Vincent Sheean( Book )

23 editions published between 1936 and 1954 in 6 languages and held by 547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

16 editions published between 1938 and 1939 in English and German and held by 544 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 )

5 editions published in 1956 in English and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

3 editions published in 1944 in English and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beware of Caesar by Vincent Sheean( Book )

1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 357 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
Bird of the wilderness : a novel by Vincent Sheean( Book )

8 editions published between 1941 and 1942 in English and Undetermined and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the spiritual background of a young man who grew up ina small town in Illinois in the early 1900's and shows the way people felt during First World War
Rage of the soul by Vincent Sheean( Book )

7 editions published between 1952 and 1953 in English and Undetermined and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Audience level: 0.29 (from 0.11 for Thomas Jef ... to 1.00 for Records, 1 ...)

Orpheus at eighty
Alternative Names
Sheean, James Vincent.

Sheean, James Vincent 1899-...

Sheean, James Vincent 1899-1975

Sheean, Vincent

Sheean, Vincent, 1899-

Sheean, Vincent 1899-1975

Sheehan, Vincent 1899-1975

Shin, V. 1899-1975

Ṣīn̲, Vin̲cen̲ṭ 1899-1975

Vincent Sheean Journalist, Novelist, American screenwriter

Vincent Sheean US-amerikanischer Journalist und Autor

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Orpheus at eighty