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Manchester, William 1922-2004

Overview
Works: 327 works in 1,025 publications in 3 languages and 45,339 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Military history  Personal narratives‡vAmerican  Pictorial works  Political fiction  Exhibition catalogs  Personal narratives 
Roles: Editor, Narrator
Classifications: DA566.9.C5, B
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Most widely held works by William Manchester
The death of a president, November 20-November 25, 1963 by William Manchester ( Book )
49 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in English and held by 4,648 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An account of the assassination of President Kennedy and the days after culled from "evidence and recollection, scenes and moods, quotations and opinions from an enormous number of observers and participants." Pub W
American Caesar : Douglas MacArthur, 1880-1964 by William Manchester ( Book )
37 editions published between 1973 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Biography of one of the most controversial American generals
The glory and the dream: a narrative history of America, 1932-1972 by William Manchester ( Book )
42 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in English and held by 4,024 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A popular history of the United States which encompasses politics, military history, economics, the lively arts, science, fads, fashion, social changes, sexual mores, and communications, with brief biographies of notable Americans--Cover
The last lion, Winston Spencer Churchill by William Manchester ( Book )
32 editions published between 1983 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,956 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Details the life of a man whose ambitions and serious flaws made him one of the world's most powerful leaders, placing Churchill's career against the backdrop of the Second World War and the collapse of the British Empire
The arms of Krupp, 1587-1968 by William Manchester ( Book )
48 editions published between 1964 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 3,369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This narrative chronicles the growth, dynastic power and ultimate decline of the Krupp family, which had armed Germany in three major wars and had influenced the course of German and European history
A world lit only by fire : the medieval mind and the Renaissance : portrait of an age by William Manchester ( Book )
22 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in English and held by 3,140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explores the sordidness and the splendor of the Middle Ages as well as the collapse of the medieval mind and its metamorphosis into the Renaissance
One brief shining moment : remembering Kennedy by William Manchester ( Book )
11 editions published between 1983 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,978 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An intimate view of Pres. Kennedy's rise in politics and 1037 days in office as President of the U.S
Portrait of a president; John F. Kennedy in profile by William Manchester ( Book )
29 editions published between 1962 and 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,969 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The last lion, Winston Spencer Churchill by William Manchester ( Book )
7 editions published between 1983 and 1989 in English and held by 1,209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The noted biographer-historian continues his life of Winston Churchill, focusing here on the years of Churchill's political exile and his increasingly forceful opposition to Hitler's Germany
The last lion, Winston Spencer Churchill by William Manchester ( Book )
33 editions published between 1983 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Details the first fifty-eight years of a man whose ambitions and serious flaws made him one of the world's most powerful leaders, placing Churchill's prewar career against the backdrop of the collapse of the British Empire
Disturber of the peace; the life of H.L. Mencken by William Manchester ( Book )
16 editions published between 1950 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On Mencken : essays ( Book )
5 editions published in 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 953 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In our time : the world as seen by Magnum photographers by William Manchester ( Book )
16 editions published between 1989 and 1993 in English and held by 948 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Captures the past fifty years of the world in over three hundred photographs
Controversy and other essays in journalism, 1950-1975 by William Manchester ( Book )
3 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 764 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The last lion, Winston Spencer Churchill by William Manchester ( Book )
4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Spanning the years of 1940-1965, this third volume in Manchester's monumental biography the Last Lion picks up shortly after Winston Churchill became Prime Minister-when his tiny island nation stood alone against the overwhelming might of Nazi Germany and continues through Churchill's fight against the rising tide of communism
A Rockefeller family portrait, from John D. to Nelson by William Manchester ( Book )
10 editions published between 1958 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A world lit only by fire by William Manchester ( Recording )
17 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From tales of chivalrous knights to the barbarity of trial by ordeal, no era has been a greater source of awe, horror, and wonder than the Middle Ages. In handsomely crafted prose and with the grace and authority of his extraordinary gift for narrative history, William Manchester leads us from a civilization tottering on the brink of collapse to the grandeur of its rebirth, the Renaissance, a dense explosion of energy that spawned some of history's greatest poets, philosophers, and painters, as well as some of its most spectacular villains
The last lion, Winston Spencer Churchill by William Manchester ( Recording )
9 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Spanning the years 1940 to 1965, Defender of the Realm, the third volume of William Manchester's The Last Lion, picks up shortly after Winston Churchill became prime minister, when his tiny island nation stood alone against the overwhelming might of Nazi Germany. The Churchill portrayed by Manchester and Reid is a man of indomitable courage, lightning-fast intellect, and an irresistible will to action
The city of anger : a novel by William Manchester ( Book )
12 editions published between 1953 and 1986 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
H.L. Mencken: disturber of the peace by William Manchester ( Book )
14 editions published between 1951 and 1967 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Manchester, William.
Manchester, William, 1922-
Manchester, William 1922-2004
Manchester, William Raymond
Manchester, William Raymond, 1922-
Manchester, William Raymond, 1922-2004
وليم مانشستر، 1922-2004
マンチェスター, ウィリアム
Languages
English (461)
Spanish (3)
Italian (1)
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