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Sheean, Vincent 1899-1975

Works: 206 works in 813 publications in 10 languages and 21,753 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Bibliography  History  Periodicals  Fiction  Bibliographies  Personal narratives‡vAmerican  Gangster films  Crime films  Drama 
Roles: Author, Translator, Producer, Bibliographic antecedent, Other, Author of introduction, Editor, Reporter
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Madame Curie : a biography by Eve Curie( Book )
122 editions published between 1937 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 3,449 libraries worldwide
This story was published serially under the title Marie Curie, my mother ; p. [1]
Lead, kindly light by Vincent Sheean( Book )
33 editions published between 1948 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,620 libraries worldwide
The life work of Gandhi
Dorothy and Red by Vincent Sheean( Book )
35 editions published between 1963 and 1964 in 3 languages and held by 1,485 libraries worldwide
Concerns the relationship between writers Dorothy Thompson and Sinclair Lewis and their circle of influential political and artistic friends
Not peace but a sword by Vincent Sheean( Book )
10 editions published in 1939 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,080 libraries worldwide
Nehru: the years of power by Vincent Sheean( Book )
19 editions published between 1960 and 1961 in 3 languages and held by 1,054 libraries worldwide
Analysis of Nehru's achievements, the source of his power in India, and the change that is evident as the result of his policies
The indigo bunting : a memoir of Edna St. Vincent Millay by Vincent Sheean( Book )
14 editions published between 1951 and 1990 in English and held by 940 libraries worldwide
Memoir of times spent with Edna St. Vincent Millay
Animal kingdom by David Michôd( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 927 libraries worldwide
When seventeen year old J's mother dies of an overdose, he calls his grandmother, Janine "Smurf" Cody, who invites him to come live with her. A Ma Barker camouflaged as a cheery suburban grandmother, she dotes on her roguish boys, and looks to add J to the mix. The oldest is Pope, a gunman off his meds, unhinged drug dealer Craig, and baby-faced youngest Darren. The brothers, along with Pope's friend Baz have been running a very successful armed robbery business. J's just looking for a home, but he's caught between the sociopathic Pope and a cold, methodical police sergeant who wants the Cody's bad. Now J must become a survivalist, navigating unsteadily but instinctively between his unscrupulous grandmother and the dirty cops, trying to escape the poisonous grip of both
Between the thunder and the sun by Vincent Sheean( Book )
24 editions published between 1943 and 1944 in English and held by 905 libraries worldwide
Personal history by Vincent Sheean( Book )
41 editions published between 1934 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 878 libraries worldwide
This book is the basis for the Alfred Hitchcock film, "Foreign Correspondent."
Mahatma Gandhi, a great life in brief by Vincent Sheean( Book )
25 editions published between 1954 and 1982 in English and Undetermined and held by 824 libraries worldwide
After a dramatic incident which brought to Gandhi a realization of the plight of his people, he devoted his life to struggling for Indian Independence
Orpheus at eighty by Vincent Sheean( Book )
27 editions published between 1958 and 1976 in 3 languages and held by 662 libraries worldwide
The Best American short stories ... and the yearbook of the American short story ( serial )
in English and held by 661 libraries worldwide
This house against this house by Vincent Sheean( Book )
16 editions published between 1946 and 1947 in English and held by 645 libraries worldwide
Thomas Jefferson : father of democracy by Vincent Sheean( Book )
11 editions published between 1953 and 1960 in English and Persian and held by 637 libraries worldwide
This biography of Jefferson centers on his public life and career
A day of battle : a novel by Vincent Sheean( Book )
19 editions published between 1938 and 1939 in 3 languages and held by 541 libraries worldwide
The action in this novel centers around the battle of Fontenoy in 1745 between the French and English. With flashbacks and side stories, it becomes a wonderful look at the whole era
Sanfelice by Vincent Sheean( Book )
27 editions published between 1936 and 1954 in 5 languages and held by 537 libraries worldwide
Oscar Hammerstein I; the life and exploits of an impresario by Vincent Sheean( Book )
7 editions published in 1956 in English and held by 480 libraries worldwide
Germany and Europe : a spiritual dissension by Benedetto Croce( Book )
4 editions published in 1944 in English and held by 390 libraries worldwide
Beware of Caesar by Vincent Sheean( Book )
1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 341 libraries worldwide
Based on the life of Nero, focusing upon his decision to put the lush and scheming Poppaea in Octavia's place, the burning of Rome, and the struggle with his former teacher, Seneca
Bird of the wilderness : a novel by Vincent Sheean( Book )
9 editions published between 1941 and 1942 in English and held by 238 libraries worldwide
This is the spiritual background of a young man who grew up ina small town in Illinois in the early 1900's and shows the way people felt during First World War
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Alternative Names
Sheean, James
Sheean, James Vincent.
Sheean, James Vincent 1899-...
Sheean, James Vincent 1899-1975
Sheean, Vincent
Sheean, Vincent 1899-
Sheehan, Vincent.
Sheehan, Vincent 1899-1975
Shin, V. 1899-1975
Ṣīn̲, Vin̲cen̲ṭ 1899-1975
Vincent Sheean Amerikaans journalist (1899-1975)
Vincent Sheean US-amerikanischer Journalist und Autor
Винсент Шиан
シーアン, ヴィンセント
シーン, ヴィンセント
English (441)
German (16)
Japanese (10)
Italian (7)
Hungarian (4)
French (2)
Danish (1)
Persian (1)
Dutch (1)
Czech (1)
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