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Mikes, George

Overview
Works: 295 works in 1,250 publications in 6 languages and 8,040 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Pictorial works  Humor  Personal narratives 
Roles: Author, Editor, Creator, Author of introduction, Other, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: DS822.5, B
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How to be an alien; a handbook for beginners and more advanced pupils by George Mikes( Book )

158 editions published between 1946 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book is meant for those who can see the funny side of life, and to help those who cannot; but chiefly it is intended for xenophobes and Anglophobes. The author has been a keen observer of the behaviour and misbehaviour of foreigners and natives in England
The land of the rising yen: Japan by George Mikes( Book )

33 editions published between 1970 and 1986 in English and Japanese and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Hungarian revolution by George Mikes( Book )

24 editions published between 1957 and 1986 in English and Polish and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The spy who died of boredom; a novel by George Mikes( Book )

17 editions published between 1973 and 1979 in English and German and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This entirely funny spy story nevertheless keeps close to the realities of life in the secret services of a great power
Prison, a symposium by George Mikes( Book )

15 editions published between 1963 and 1964 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leap through the Curtain; the story of Nora Kovach & Istvan Rabovsky by George Mikes( Book )

16 editions published between 1955 and 1957 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Any souvenirs? Central Europe revisited by George Mikes( Book )

11 editions published between 1971 and 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Coat of many colors: Israel by George Mikes( Book )

3 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Boomerang; Australia rediscovered by George Mikes( Book )

7 editions published between 1968 and 1972 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Switzerland for beginners by George Mikes( Book )

41 editions published between 1961 and 1993 in 3 languages and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Liechtenstein S. 100-118
Laughing matter; towards a personal philosophy of wit and humor by George Mikes( Book )

3 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How to scrape skies; the United States explored, rediscovered and explained by George Mikes( Book )

26 editions published between 1947 and 1966 in English and Undetermined and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The prophet motive: Israel today and tomorrow by George Mikes( Book )

9 editions published between 1969 and 1971 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Über alles; Germany explored by George Mikes( Book )

26 editions published between 1953 and 1969 in English and German and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Coffee houses of Europe by Manfred Hamm( Book )

6 editions published between 1980 and 1988 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How to be an alien: in Britain, France, Italy, Germany, Switzerland, Israel, Japan by George Mikes( Book )

4 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A study in infamy; the operations of the Hungarian Secret Police (AVO) by George Mikes( Book )

5 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Humour in memoriam by George Mikes( Book )

11 editions published between 1970 and 1982 in German and English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Milk and honey : Israel explored by George Mikes( Book )

14 editions published between 1950 and 1959 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How to run a stately home by John Robert Russell Bedford( Book )

6 editions published between 1971 and 1985 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Audience level: 0.57 (from 0.32 for Laughing m ... to 1.00 for How to be ...)

How to be an alien; a handbook for beginners and more advanced pupils
Alternative Names
George Mikes britischer Schriftsteller ungarischer Herkunft

George Mikes Brits schrijver

George Mikes escritor y periodista húngaro de origen judeo

George Mikes scrittore ungherese

Mikes 1912-1987

Mikes, Georg 1912-1987

Mikes, George.

Mikes, Georges

Mikes, Georges 1912-1987

Mikes, György.

Mikes, György 1912-

Mikes György 1912-1987

Mikes, H. George.

Mikes, H. George 1912-

Mikes, H. George 1912-1987

Джордж Мікеш

Микеш, Джордж Английский писатель-юморист венгерского происхождения

جورج ميكس، 1912-1987

जॉर्ज मिकेश

マイクス, ジョージ

ミケシュ, G

ミケシュ, ジョージ

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The land of the rising yen: Japan