WorldCat Identities

Kirk, Alan Goodrich 1888-1963

Works: 21 works in 28 publications in 2 languages and 191 library holdings
Genres: Interviews  History  Biography 
Roles: Author
Classifications: E740.5,
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Alan Goodrich Kirk
Nasha t︠s︡elʹ--osvobozhdenie by Alan Goodrich Kirk( Book )

1 edition published in 1952 in Russian and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The reminiscences of Alan Goodrich Kirk by Alan Goodrich Kirk( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Naval officer. Topics include: Background and education, Naval Academy; European cruises, Asiatic Fleet, Canton, 1911, Sun Yat Sen; World War I, fleet exercises; Naval Proving Ground, testing ordnance; Presidential yacht Mayflower, Warren G. Harding; Bureau of Ordnance; Australia, 1925; fleet gunnery officer; Naval War College, 1928-29; Naval Attaché, London, 1939-41; Joseph P. Kennedy; Director of Naval Intelligence, 1941; codes and war plans; Atlantic Fleet; naval mission to London, 1942-43; Mediterranean; amphibious force, 1943; John Mason Brown; North African landings; Operation Husky; planning for Normandy; impressions of many outstanding naval and political figures
Alan Goodrich Kirk papers by Alan Goodrich Kirk( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

General correspondence, orders to naval duty (1917-1958), and miscellaneous material, relating primarily to Kirk's services as ambassador to Belgium (1946), as a member of the United Nations Special Committee on the Balkans (1947-1948), and as ambassador to the U.S.S.R. (1948-1952). Includes material relating to Kirk's trip to the Belgian Congo (1958) and to his activities as a member of the New York Civil Defense Commission (1956). Correspondents include Charles E. Bohlen, J. William Fulbright, and Kirk's son, William T. Kirk
by John Mason Brown( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Chiefly correspondence of John Mason Brown, including letters from over 6000 correspondents and many carbon copies of outgoing letters. Correspondents include Edward Campbell Aswell, Brooks Atkinson, Barrett Harper Clark, Norman Cousins, Alan Goodrich Kirk, David Thompson Watson McCord, and Lee Simonson. The correspondence reflects Brown's interest in the theater and his work as a columnist for Saturday Review and as a television commentator. Also includes some writings by Brown and others; lecture notes; theater photographs, drawings, and clippings; business papers, including contracts with publishers and television companies; reviews and clippings on books by Brown; and photographs and other material from Brown's service in the Navy during World War II on the staff of Vice-Admiral Alan G. Kirk, particularly during the invasions of Sicily and Normandy
Audience Level
Audience Level
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.61 (from 0.43 for Admiral Al ... to 1.00 for Charles Bu ...)

Alternative Names
Alan G. Kirk US-amerikanischer Admiral und Diplomat

Alan Goodrich Kirk Amerikaans officier (1888-1963)

Alan Goodrich Kirk amiral américain

Alan Goodrich Kirk ammiraglio statunitense

Alan Kirk

Kirk, Alan G.

Алан Гудріч Кірк

Алан Кирк адмирал ВМС США



Lydia Chapin Kirk : partner in diplomacy, 1896-1984