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Straschitz, Frank

Works: 144 works in 348 publications in 2 languages and 1,671 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Biography  History  Science fiction  Pictorial works  Quotations  Designs and plans  Young adult works  Catalogs  Braille books 
Roles: Translator, Other, Creator, Compiler
Classifications: PS3515.E288, 813.54
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Frank Straschitz
Vers une société européenne : Une histoire sociale de l'Europe, 1880-1980 by Hartmut Kaelble( Book )

4 editions published in 1988 in French and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Histoire des goths by Herwig Wolfram( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in French and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hitler et la dictature allemande : naissance, structure et conséquences du National-Socialisme by Karl Dietrich Bracher( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in French and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Histoire globale du national-socialisme: ses origines, son règne, ses répercussions dans le monde d'aujourd'hui; l'ouvrage évoque également le problème de la conception autoritaire de l'Etat et de la politique. [SDM]
The triumph of American painting; a history of abstract expressionism by Irving Sandler( Book )

3 editions published in 1990 in French and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le Corbusier by Kenneth Frampton( Book )

6 editions published in 1997 in French and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sur les années chaux-de-fonnières de l'architecte, voir p. 11-20
L'art à l'âge électronique by Frank Popper( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in French and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les formes artistiques nées des technologies nouvelles: le laser, le vidéo, l'ordinateur. Les conséquences sociales et esthétiques de l'art technologique
Speer : the final verdict by Joachim C Fest( Book )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in French and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A travers la biographie d'Albert Speer, c'est toute l'histoire de l'Allemagne entre 1933 et 1945 qui est aussi relatée. Speer, né dans la haute bourgeoisie libérale, fut à la foi l'architecte et le confident d'Hitler
King Leopold's ghost : a story of greed, terror, and heroism in Colonial Africa by Adam Hochschild( Book )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in French and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the life of King Leopold II of Belgium and discusses how he plundered the Congo, how his people tried to overthrow him, and other related topics
L'Etat atomique : les retombées politiques du développement nucléaire by Robert Jungk( Book )

2 editions published in 1978 in German and French and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paris after the liberation, 1944-1949 by Antony Beevor( Book )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in French and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Allied troops fought their way into Paris on August 25, 1944, they were greeted by the wildest scenes of joy Europe had ever witnessed. The following day, over a million people thronged the streets in a delirious atmosphere of freedom to watch General de Gaulle's triumphant march from the Arc de Triomphe to Notre Dame. There was a black edge to the exuberance, though. Hatreds from the Vichy era led to the settling of scores in a chaos of often wild justice. The period that followed was full of contrast and contradiction: Picasso, a multimillionaire, became the Communist Party's star recruit; an infatuation with American popular culture thrived amid virulent anti-Americanism; black marketeers grew rich on the misery of the population; literary and social life revived miraculously amid the poverty and dilapidation; Christian Dior revolutionized fashion with the extravagant use of material, and working-class women tore the clothes in outrage from one of his models. Arthur Miller observed of Paris, emotionally scarred by the Occupation, that "the moral, the literary, and the political were the same." Paris was the focal point in the opening stages of the Cold War, and in the new era of the atom bomb. Existentialists and Communists arguing in cafes sensed that history had entered a decisive phase. At a time when rumor was as powerful as fact, word of plots and counterplots proliferated, and France came to the brink of civil war. Paris After the Liberation is the first work to do justice to this extraordinary period. It is a landmark achievement, a brilliant fusion of politics, literary life, society, theater, fashion, and art woven into a rich and intimate account brimming with revelation. Acclaimed historians Antony Beevor and Artemis Cooper (the granddaughter of England's first postwar ambassador to France) have drawn on an astonishing array of sources: unpublished diaries, letters, and photographs; interviews with many of the period's leading figures; and important material from archives in Paris, the United States, London, and Moscow, whose newly opened state papers have provided a wealth of completely fresh information, much of it startling. Paris After the Liberation brings to life a pivotal moment of world history, suffusing it with wit, anecdote, and brio. It is a brilliant and thoroughly enjoyable work of synthesis, a fitting celebration of the fiftieth anniversary of the liberation of Paris
Couleur : optique et perception by Moritz Zwimpfer( Book )

3 editions published in 1992 in French and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Une vue d'ensemble des bases physiques, physiologiques et psychologiques de la perception des couleurs. Les explications s'appuient sur de nombreuses illustrations. Public cible: étudiants avant tout intéressés par les problèmes de la création artistique
Stranger in a strange land by Robert A Heinlein( Book )

15 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in French and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Les membres de la première expédition vers Mars périrent tous. Sauf un : Valentin Michaël Smith, né sur Mars, élevé par les Martiens, recueilli et ramené sur Terre, à vingt ans, par la deuxième expédition au début du XXIe siècle. Physiquement, Valentin Michaël Smith était humain. Mentalement, il était martien. La seule analogie qui convienne pour le définir est celle des enfants-loups, des enfants élevés par des loups. Mais les Martiens n'étaient pas des loups. Leur culture était plus riche que celle des Terriens. Le premier problème de Mike ? Survivre sur la Terre ! Tout lui était agression : la pesanteur, la pression atmosphérique, et surtout les hommes... Le second problème fut pour lui de comprendre en quoi les humains différaient des Martiens et pourquoi ils étaient malheureux..." [Source : 4e de couv.]
The New York School : the painters and sculptors of the fifties by Irving Sandler( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in French and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New York dans les années 50 : une communauté mouvante et ouverte où plasticiens, musiciens, chorégraphes, poètes et romanciers participent à la même aventure; Stankiewicz, Jasper Johns, Allan Kaprow, Jim Dine, Helen Frankenthaler, Joan Mitchell
Brother Number One : a political biography of Pol Pot by David P Chandler( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in French and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Whose effects were genocidal, he oversaw the deaths of more than one million of his nation's people. The political career of Saloth Sar (b. 1928), better known by his nom de guerre Pol Pot, forms a critical but largely inaccessible portion of twentieth-century Cambodian history. What we know about his life is sketchy: a comfortable childhood, three years of study in France, and a short career as a schoolteacher preceded several years - spent mostly in hiding - as a
The private life of Chairman Mao : the memoirs of Mao's personal physician by Zhisui Li( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in French and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From 1954 until Mao Zedong's death 22 years later. Dr. Li Zhisui was the Chinese ruler's personal physician. For most of these years, Mao was in excellent health; thus he and the doctor had time to discuss political and personal matters. Dr. Li recorded many of these conversations in his diaries, as well as in his memory. In this book, Dr. Li vividly reconstructs his extraordinary time with Chairman Mao. NOTE: This edition does not include a photo insert
Solar lottery by Philip K Dick( Book )

8 editions published between 1968 and 2013 in French and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The year is 2203, and the ruler of the Universe is chosen according to the random laws of a strange game under the control of Quizmaster Verrick. But when Ted Bentley, a research technician recently dismissed from his job, signs on to work for Verrick, he has no idea Leon Cartwright is about to become the new Quizmaster. Nor does he know that he's about to play an integral part in the plot to assassinate Cartwight so that Verrick can resume leadership of a universe as random as it appears."--Jacket
Luis Barragán by René Burri( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in French and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This celebration of the work of Luis Barragan by photographer René Burri has an introduction by Burri and accompanying philosophical observations by the Mexican architect
Elric le nécromancien by Michael Moorcock( Book )

9 editions published between 1969 and 2005 in French and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le glorieux empire de Melniboné s'est effondré sous l'assaut des puissances surnaturelles. Ses fils se sont dispersés à la surface de la Terre et s'éteignent lentement, haïs et craints des hommes, perdant le souvenir de leur antique fortune
Giap by Peter G Macdonald( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in French and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La vie militaire et politique d'un communiste
Revolt in 2100 by Robert A Heinlein( Book )

5 editions published between 1980 and 2005 in French and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recueil de nouvelles et de romans au travers desquels l'auteur dresse le panorama complet du futur. Entre les années 1970 et le début du XXVIIe siècle, il étudie la société dans son ensemble et les retombées sociales, économiques, humaines des inventions à venir, des balbutiements de la conquête spatiale à la maîtrise du voyage interstellaire en passant par l'élixir de jouvance. Prix Hugo 1967
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Alternative Names
Straschitz, F.

Straschitz Franck

Straschitz Frantz

Straschitz, Franz

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