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Clark, Ronald William

Overview
Works: 212 works in 1,081 publications in 11 languages and 29,542 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Juvenile works  Pictorial works  Archives 
Roles: Author, Composer
Classifications: QC16.E5, B
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Most widely held works about Ronald William Clark
 
Most widely held works by Ronald William Clark
Einstein : life and times by Ronald Clark( Book )

135 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 4,156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the story of a German who hated the Germans, the pacifist who changed his mind, the ambivalent Zionist who was asked to head the Israeli state, and the physicist who believed in God. He was one of the greatest contradictions of our times
Benjamin Franklin : a biography by Ronald Clark( Book )

38 editions published between 1982 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 2,385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the businessman, diplomat and scientist. Includes references and a bibliography
The survival of Charles Darwin : a biography of a man and an idea by Ronald Clark( Book )

24 editions published between 1984 and 1991 in English and held by 1,886 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes Darwin's famous voyage aboard the H.M.S. Beagle and documents the development of his ideas, and the controversy that greeted them
Freud, the man and the cause by Ronald Clark( Book )

59 editions published between 1979 and 1990 in 6 languages and held by 1,723 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diepgaande studie over leven en werk van de Oostenrijkse psycholoog en psychiater (1856-1939)
The life of Bertrand Russell by Ronald Clark( Book )

53 editions published between 1975 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All these specialist aspects of one life are different facets of the intellectual diamond which scintillates in the huge quarry of The Bertrand Russell Archives at McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario. This is the quintessential man, the bundle of contradictions passionately dedicated to intellect, at times carrying the rational argument to irrational extremes; the natural-born emotional adventurer forever hampered by orphaned youth and too-early marriage. This Russell in the round is greater than the sum of his constituent parts, a man of epic proportions, struggling through a lifetime beset with frustration and near-disaster; in youth the constitutional sceptic, in old age the sometimes splendid figure with "courage never to submit or yield."
Lenin, the man behind the mask by Ronald Clark( Book )

30 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of Lenin's impact on the course of twentieth-century history
Edison : the man who made the future by Ronald Clark( Book )

14 editions published between 1977 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of one of the greatest inventors in the history of the world
The Huxleys by Ronald Clark( Book )

25 editions published between 1968 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nothing is as rare as genius unless it is a family which produces geniuses for three and even four generations. Thomas Henry, Aldous, and Sir Julian are depicted with depth and detail in this family biography
Works of man by Ronald Clark( Book )

18 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in English and Italian and held by 1,189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A history of inventions and engineering from the pyramids to the space shuttle"--Jacket subtitle
The greatest power on earth : the international race for nuclear supremacy by Ronald Clark( Book )

8 editions published between 1980 and 1981 in English and held by 1,125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

JBS: the life and work of J.B.S. Haldane by Ronald Clark( Book )

44 editions published between 1968 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,082 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ronald Clark's biography reveals the private life of J.B.S. Haldane - trail-blazing geneticist and physiologist, popularizer of science, and dedicated Marxist
The man who broke Purple : the life of Colonel William F. Friedman, who deciphered the Japanese code in World War II by Ronald Clark( Book )

21 editions published between 1977 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 973 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book is the first full-scale, authorized biography of the attractive but driven leader of the only wartime enterprise as top secret as the manufacture of the first atomic bomb. At the same time, the author provides a sober account of how America's early, scattered intelligence agencies burgeoned steadily without foresight into a modern bureaucracy characterized by pathological secrecy and ethical ambiguity -- and how such expansion took a severe toll on Friedman's mental and physical health
The scientific breakthrough : the impact of modern invention by Ronald Clark( Book )

13 editions published between 1974 and 1980 in 3 languages and held by 754 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explorers of the world by Ronald Clark( Book )

20 editions published between 1964 and 1967 in 4 languages and held by 646 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surveys world exploration, both geographic and scientific, from the trading voyages of the Phoenicians to modern scientists' exploration of the earth's interior, ocean depths, and outer space--Booklist
Bertrand Russell and his world by Ronald Clark( Book )

11 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in English and held by 600 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biografie van de Engelse wijsgeer (1872-1970)
Tizard by Ronald Clark( Book )

13 editions published in 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of Ernst Chain : penicillin and beyond by Ronald Clark( Book )

8 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in English and held by 565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Alps by Ronald Clark( Book )

8 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The geological history, beauty, and lore of the Alps are explored together with the efforts of individuals who have pitted themselves against this great mountain range
The birth of the bomb by Ronald Clark( Book )

23 editions published between 1961 and 1963 in 5 languages and held by 414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Einstein : life and times
Alternative Names
Clark, R.W. 1916-1987

Clark, Ronald

Clark, Ronald 1916-1987

Clark, Ronald (Ronald William)

Clark, Ronald, (Ronald William), 1916-

Clark, Ronald W.

Clark, Ronald W. 1916-

Clark, Ronald W. 1916-1987

Clark, Ronald W. (Ronald William)

Clark, Ronald W. (Ronald William), 1916-

Clark, Ronald W. (Ronald William), 1916-1987

Clark, Ronald William

Clark, Ronald William 1916-

Clark, Ronald William 1916-1987

Clark, William R.

Clark, William R. 1916-

Clark, William R. 1916-1987

Klark, R.

Ronald W. Clark biographe

Ronald W. Clark britischer Autor und Biograf

Ronald W. Clark British writer

Ronald W. Clark Brits journalist (1916-)

קלארק, רונאלד וויליאם

קלרק, רונלד

クラーク, R

クラーク, R. W

クラーク, ロナルド・W

ロナルド・W・クラーク

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Benjamin Franklin : a biography