Most widely held works about Robert Marshall
Most widely held works by Robert Marshall
Storm from the East : from Ghenghis Khan to Khubilai Khan by Robert Marshall ( Book )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 824 libraries worldwide
In the middle of the thirteenth century, while Europe was still a patchwork of feudal states, there emerged from the East a vast empire that eventually spanned the breadth of Asia. Storm from the East, and the television series which it accompanies, dramatically describes how the Mongol Empire was forged under the banner of one of the greatest generals in history - Genghis Khan - and ruled by men who, just a generation before, had been simple nomadic tribesmen.
In the sewers of Lvov : a heroic story of survival from the Holocaust by Robert Marshall ( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 400 libraries worldwide
Account of Polish Jews living and surviving in the sewers of Lvov when the Nazis launched the final destruction of the ghetto in May of 1943.
She stoops to conquer ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 333 libraries worldwide
This classic comedy of manners tells of the clever schemes and comic ruses that unfold one night at a country house. An ambitious step-mother, impassioned sweethearts, a pragmatic father and a pair of star-crossed suitors are sent spinning through a hilarious comedy of errors by one of the great characters of the stage, Tony Lumpkin. In its day, this eighteenth century masterpiece was considered so 'low' that it might never have reached the stage. When it was finally produced, it enjoyed immediate and lasting success, breaking the mould with its satirical swipe at polite society.
All the kingʼs men : the truth behind SOEʼs greatest wartime disaster by Robert Marshall ( Book )
5 editions published between 1988 and 1991 in English and held by 229 libraries worldwide
Storm from the East : from Genghis Khan to Khubilai Khan by Robert Marshall ( Book )
3 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 219 libraries worldwide
In the sewers of Lvov : the last sanctuary from the Holocaust by Robert Marshall ( Book )
3 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 187 libraries worldwide
Wolfgang Mozart ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 187 libraries worldwide
He was vulgar, extravagant and bawdy. But inside this childish man lived history's greatest musical genius. As a toddler, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's musical gifts made him the darling of Europe's highest courts. But as a man, his rebellion against a domineering father led him to a life of gambling, debt and excess. A master whose work would revolutionize nearly every area of music. Mozart's sudden death at age 35 is considered by many to be the greatest tragedy in the history of music. Why was a composer of such unremitting genius left to die in poverty?
Storm from the east ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in English and held by 120 libraries worldwide
Eight hundred years ago Europe awoke to a terrible army which suddenly appeared out of the eastern mists. Very little was known about it, and what was known was terrifying. This series traces the history of the Mongol empire from Genghis Khan, who united the Mongol tribes, to the fifth Great Khan, Kublai Khan, who was disappointed in his quest to unite the entire Chinese nation.
Frontline high stakes in cyberspace ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 116 libraries worldwide
"Frontline tracks the new land rush to stake claims in cyberspace by asking hard questions about the optimistic predictions for a cyber-revolution. Correspondent Robert Krulwich reports on the effects these changes will have on the individual and how they will alter society."--Container.
Othello ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 107 libraries worldwide
Desdemona defies her father to marry the Moor of Venice, the mighty warrior, Othello. But Othello's old lieutenant, Iago, doesn't like Othello, and is determined to bring about the downfall of Othello's new favorite, Cassio, and destroy Othello in the process, by casting aspersions on Othello's new bride.
Primo ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 101 libraries worldwide
Brings to life Primo Levi's great testament to his year in Auschwitz.
A separate reality by Robert Marshall ( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 94 libraries worldwide
A Separate Reality is a novel about the risks and appeal of the desire to be perfect. A portrait of the artist as a young man in the Seventies.
Address and resolutions of the two houses of Parliament in Ireland, and accounts of the commerce and revenue of Great Britain and Ireland by Ireland ( Book )
2 editions published in 1800 in English and held by 89 libraries worldwide
Suleyman the magnificent ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 72 libraries worldwide
"This program chronicles the brilliant exploits and initiatives of Suleyman I, dubbed "the Magnificent" by an admiring Europe. During his 46 years as sultan, he more than doubled the territories inherited from his father, creating an empire bounded by Vienna in the west, the upper Arab peninsula in the east, the Crimea in the north, and Sudan in the south. In addition, art, architecture, science, theology, and the law all flourished under his rule--a reign that marked the peak of Ottoman influence."--Container.
Alexander the Great ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and held by 58 libraries worldwide
Follows the triumphs of the great military leader and discusses the inner conflicts that drove him, and the way his strategies influenced later leaders like Augustus and Napoleon.
Reconnaissance of the northern Koyukuk Valley, Alaska by Robert Marshall ( Book )
5 editions published in 1934 in English and held by 50 libraries worldwide
The mysteries ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 42 libraries worldwide
"A spectacular African version of the English Medieval Chester Mystery Plays. These timeless Biblical stories are brought to life through exhilarating songs, dance and heart-breaking drama"--Container.
Mongols storm from the east ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 37 libraries worldwide
Covers the life and accomplishments of Genghis Khan and examines the art, culture, science, and technology of Mongol civilization. Genghis Khan left not only a highly trained army, but the beginning of an imperial administrative framework, a system of taxation, a communications network₇all of which were built upon and expanded by his successors. The series was filmed on location in Mongolia and also features battle re-enactments shot at historical locations throughout Europe and Asia.
Fifty years on the Grosvenor Road : an account of the rise and progress of the Royal Victoria Hospital, Belfast, during the years 1903-1953 by Robert Marshall ( Book )
2 editions published in 1953 in Irish and English and held by 36 libraries worldwide
The Australian Ballet. Spartacus ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1993 and held by 33 libraries worldwide
Spartacus shows episodes from an uprising of slaves in ancient Rome, with Spartacus, his wife Flavia, and Crassus, commander of the Roman Army playing out the action.
Auschwitz (Concentration camp) Austria Authors, Italian Biography Cantatas Commerce Communication in marketing Composers Computer networks--Social aspects Computers and civilization Concertos Drama England Ethnic relations Fiction Genghis Khan,--1162-1227 Gifted persons Great Britain Great Britain.--Special Operations Executive History Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) Holocaust survivors Ireland Irish Union (1801) Italy Jealousy Jews Jews--Persecutions Kublai Khan,--1216-1294 Levi, Primo Manners and customs Man-woman relationships Military history Minuets Mongols Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus,--1756-1791 Music--Instruction and study Operas Othello (Fictitious character) Overtures Privacy, Right of Secret service Sonatas Symphonies Teachers Teenage boys Televised plays Ukraine--Lʹviv Video recordings--for the hearing impaired World War (1939-1945)
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