zum Inhalt wechseln
John Dos Passos : a twentieth century odyssey Titelvorschau
SchließenTitelvorschau
Prüfung…

John Dos Passos : a twentieth century odyssey

Verfasser/in: Townsend Ludington
Verlag: New York : Dutton, ©1980.
Ausgabe/Format   Print book : Biografie : Englisch : 1st edAlle Ausgaben und Formate anzeigen
Datenbank:WorldCat
Zusammenfassung:
This authorized biography of John Dos Passos is both important and highly engaging -- important because it provides a portrait-in-action of one of the ablest American writers of this century, searching critiques of all his works, and straightforward analyses of the complex political and social backgrounds out of which they grew; and engaging because of this shy, modest, friendly, endearing, and indefatigable man  Weiterlesen…
Bewertung:

(noch nicht bewertet) 0 mit Rezensionen - Verfassen Sie als Erste eine Rezension.

Themen
Ähnliche Titel

 

Exemplar ausleihen

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Suche nach Bibliotheken, die diesen Titel besitzen ...

Details

Gattung/Form: Biography
Biographies
Physisches Format Online version:
Ludington, Townsend, 1936-
John Dos Passos.
New York : Dutton, ©1980
(OCoLC)568160750
Name: John Dos Passos; Dos Passos; Dos Passos; John Dos Passos; John Dos Passos; John Dos Passos
Medientyp: Biografie
Dokumenttyp: Buch
Alle Autoren: Townsend Ludington
ISBN: 0525224750 9780525224754
OCLC-Nummer: 6734783
Beschreibung: xx, 568 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Inhalt: Special acknowledgments and a word about the text --
Part 1 : A hotel childhood, 1896-1912. Birth and parentage --
Early education, 1898-1911 --
Westmoreland, Virginia, and the grand tour, 1911-1912 --
Part 2 : Harvard and Spain, 1912-1917. Harvard : the first years, 1912-1915 --
Senior year, 1915-1916 --
A summer of writing, 1916 --
Spain, 1916-1917 --
Part 3 : The Great War and after, 1917-1920. Home to America, Spring 1917 --
The war in France, 1917 --
Paris and Italy, 1917-1918 --
America and France again, 1918-1919 --
Literary wanderings in Europe, 1919-1920 --
Part 4 : The Jazz Age, 1920-1929. New York, Europe, and the Near East, 1920-1922 --
The literary life : New York and Paris, 1922-1924 --
Literary experimentalism, travel as always, and politics, 1924-1926 --
Arrival at the political left, 1926-1928 --
Russia and marriage, 1928-1929 --
Part 5 : The Great Depression, 1930-1936. America's leading proletarian writer, 1930-1931 --
Political ambivalence, 1932 --
A Spanish summer, 1933 --
Key West, Hollywood, and political disagreements, 1934 --
Politics and The Big Money, 1935-1936 --
Part 6 : Departure from the left, 1937-1941. Crisis in Spain, 1937 --
Farewell to Europe, 1937-1939 --
A new ground to stand on, 1940-1941 --
Part 7 : Years of war and grief, 1941-1947. World War II : the domestic scene, 1941-1944 --
World War II : the domestic scene, 1941-1944 --
World War II : the Pacific and the wreckage of Europe, 1944-1945 --
My sweet my lost love, 1946-1947 --
Part 8 : A new life, 1948-1960. Travels to new lands and marriage, 1948-1949 --
Virginia, the chosen country, 1949-1950 --
A question of loyalties, 1951-1956 --
New ventures and reflections on past defeats, 1956-1960 --
Part 9 : Century's ebb, 1960-1970. Midcentury and embracing the Republican right, 1960-1962 --
An unflagging desire to write, 1963-1967 --
The last years, 1967-1970 --
A last forlorn chronicle of despair --
Notes and sources.
Verfasserangabe: Townsend Ludington.

Abstract:

This authorized biography of John Dos Passos is both important and highly engaging -- important because it provides a portrait-in-action of one of the ablest American writers of this century, searching critiques of all his works, and straightforward analyses of the complex political and social backgrounds out of which they grew; and engaging because of this shy, modest, friendly, endearing, and indefatigable man whose sterling character springs out of every page. - Carlos Baker, on back of jacket.

Rezensionen

Nutzer-Rezensionen
Suche nach GoodReads-Rezensionen
Suche nach DOGObooks-Rezensionen…

Tags

Tragen Sie als Erste Tags ein.
Anfrage bestätigen

Sie haben diesen Titel bereits angefordert. Wenn Sie trotzdem fortfahren möchten, klicken Sie auf OK.

Verlinkung


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/6734783> # John Dos Passos : a twentieth century odyssey
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "6734783" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/24310845#Topic/romanciers_americains_20e_siecle> ; # Romanciers américains--20e siècle
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/41839211> ; # John Dos Passos
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/24310845#Person/dos_passos_john> ; # Dos Passos John
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/B/e19/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/24310845#Event/1900_1999> ; # 1900-1999
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/813.52/e19/> ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1039688> ; # Novelists, American
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/24310845#Topic/ecrivains_americains_20e_siecle_biographies> ; # Écrivains américains--20e siècle--Biographies
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/24310845#Person/dos_passos_john_1896_1970> ; # John Dos Passos
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/24310845#Topic/novelists_american_20th_century> ; # Novelists, American--20th century
    schema:bookEdition "1st ed." ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:copyrightYear "1980" ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/41889110> ; # Townsend Ludington
    schema:datePublished "1980" ;
    schema:description "This authorized biography of John Dos Passos is both important and highly engaging -- important because it provides a portrait-in-action of one of the ablest American writers of this century, searching critiques of all his works, and straightforward analyses of the complex political and social backgrounds out of which they grew; and engaging because of this shy, modest, friendly, endearing, and indefatigable man whose sterling character springs out of every page. - Carlos Baker, on back of jacket."@en ;
    schema:description "Special acknowledgments and a word about the text -- Part 1 : A hotel childhood, 1896-1912. Birth and parentage -- Early education, 1898-1911 -- Westmoreland, Virginia, and the grand tour, 1911-1912 -- Part 2 : Harvard and Spain, 1912-1917. Harvard : the first years, 1912-1915 -- Senior year, 1915-1916 -- A summer of writing, 1916 -- Spain, 1916-1917 -- Part 3 : The Great War and after, 1917-1920. Home to America, Spring 1917 -- The war in France, 1917 -- Paris and Italy, 1917-1918 -- America and France again, 1918-1919 -- Literary wanderings in Europe, 1919-1920 -- Part 4 : The Jazz Age, 1920-1929. New York, Europe, and the Near East, 1920-1922 -- The literary life : New York and Paris, 1922-1924 -- Literary experimentalism, travel as always, and politics, 1924-1926 -- Arrival at the political left, 1926-1928 -- Russia and marriage, 1928-1929 -- Part 5 : The Great Depression, 1930-1936. America's leading proletarian writer, 1930-1931 -- Political ambivalence, 1932 -- A Spanish summer, 1933 -- Key West, Hollywood, and political disagreements, 1934 -- Politics and The Big Money, 1935-1936 -- Part 6 : Departure from the left, 1937-1941. Crisis in Spain, 1937 -- Farewell to Europe, 1937-1939 -- A new ground to stand on, 1940-1941 -- Part 7 : Years of war and grief, 1941-1947. World War II : the domestic scene, 1941-1944 -- World War II : the domestic scene, 1941-1944 -- World War II : the Pacific and the wreckage of Europe, 1944-1945 -- My sweet my lost love, 1946-1947 -- Part 8 : A new life, 1948-1960. Travels to new lands and marriage, 1948-1949 -- Virginia, the chosen country, 1949-1950 -- A question of loyalties, 1951-1956 -- New ventures and reflections on past defeats, 1956-1960 -- Part 9 : Century's ebb, 1960-1970. Midcentury and embracing the Republican right, 1960-1962 -- An unflagging desire to write, 1963-1967 -- The last years, 1967-1970 -- A last forlorn chronicle of despair -- Notes and sources."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/24310845> ;
    schema:genre "Biography"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/568160750> ;
    schema:name "John Dos Passos : a twentieth century odyssey"@en ;
    schema:productID "6734783" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/6734783#PublicationEvent/new_york_dutton_1980> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/24310845#Agent/dutton> ; # Dutton
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780525224754> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/6734783> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/24310845#Person/dos_passos_john> # Dos Passos John
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:name "Dos Passos John" ;
    schema:name "Dos Passos John." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/24310845#Person/dos_passos_john_1896_1970> # John Dos Passos
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1896" ;
    schema:deathDate "1970" ;
    schema:familyName "Dos Passos" ;
    schema:givenName "John" ;
    schema:name "John Dos Passos" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/24310845#Topic/ecrivains_americains_20e_siecle_biographies> # Écrivains américains--20e siècle--Biographies
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Écrivains américains--20e siècle--Biographies"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/24310845#Topic/romanciers_americains_20e_siecle> # Romanciers américains--20e siècle
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Romanciers américains--20e siècle"@fr ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1039688> # Novelists, American
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Novelists, American"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/41839211> # John Dos Passos
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1896" ;
    schema:deathDate "1970" ;
    schema:familyName "Dos Passos" ;
    schema:givenName "John" ;
    schema:name "John Dos Passos" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/41889110> # Townsend Ludington
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1936" ;
    schema:familyName "Ludington" ;
    schema:givenName "Townsend" ;
    schema:name "Townsend Ludington" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780525224754>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0525224750" ;
    schema:isbn "9780525224754" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/568160750>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "John Dos Passos." ;
    schema:description "Online version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/6734783> ; # John Dos Passos : a twentieth century odyssey
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Fenster schließen

Bitte in WorldCat einloggen 

Sie haben kein Konto? Sie können sehr einfach ein kostenloses Konto anlegen,.