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Elegant, Robert S.

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Works: 64 works in 371 publications in 8 languages and 13,152 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Biography  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3555.L37, 813.54
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Publications about Robert S Elegant
Publications by Robert S Elegant
Most widely held works about Robert S Elegant
 
Most widely held works by Robert S Elegant
Mandarin by Robert S Elegant( Book )
33 editions published between 1983 and 1997 in 6 languages and held by 1,671 libraries worldwide
Tells of China under the Dowager Empress, and particularly of the families and lives of two merchants of the Jewish faith, one Chinese, one European, who are partners and friends
Dynasty : a novel by Robert S Elegant( Book )
51 editions published between 1977 and 1997 in 7 languages and held by 1,654 libraries worldwide
Cet ouvrage romanesque, qui a tenu l'un des premiers rangs durant six mois sur la liste des "best-sellers" de 1977 aux Etats-Unis, raconte, entre 1900 et 1970, la vie d'une jeune Anglaise devenue nonagénaire. Ce récit sert de prétexte à une vaste fresque semi-historique (l'auteur ayant séjourné 25 ans en Chine) sur trois générations et joint l'utile à l'agréable en narrant des événements réels sur une trame dramatique de qualité
Manchu by Robert S Elegant( Book )
31 editions published between 1980 and 1997 in 6 languages and held by 1,574 libraries worldwide
An epic journey into the rich and exotic pst of China in the seventeenth century
Pacific destiny : inside Asia today by Robert S Elegant( Book )
22 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,068 libraries worldwide
The center of the world : communism and the mind of China by Robert S Elegant( Book )
27 editions published between 1963 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,029 libraries worldwide
From a far land by Robert S Elegant( Book )
6 editions published between 1986 and 1989 in English and held by 962 libraries worldwide
In 1921, when Julia Paverson visits the wealthy family of her Chinese friend in Shangha, she is propelled into an exotic world of jolting contrasts and witnesses the cataclysmic birth of contemporary China
Mao's great revolution by Robert S Elegant( Book )
11 editions published in 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 905 libraries worldwide
Hong Kong by Robert S Elegant( Book )
14 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in 5 languages and held by 863 libraries worldwide
Examines the history of Hong Kong and discusses the city and its people today
China's Red masters; political biographies of the Chinese Communist leaders by Robert S Elegant( Book )
25 editions published between 1947 and 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 737 libraries worldwide
The dragon's seed : Peking and the overseas Chinese by Robert S Elegant( Book )
14 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 531 libraries worldwide
History of the Chinese in Southeast Asia
Last year in Hong Kong : a love story by Robert S Elegant( Book )
8 editions published between 1977 and 2000 in English and Spanish and held by 523 libraries worldwide
White art teacher Lucretia Barnes meets Eurasian engineer Robie Rabnet and through him discovers a Hong Kong unknown to whites. Love follows, but the romance is doomed. Rabnet, who is part Tibetan, is a secret agent for the Dalai Lama and China's secret service is watching. By the author of Dynasty
Bianca : a novel of Venice by Robert S Elegant( Book )
13 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 505 libraries worldwide
Set in the Italian Renaissance, this novel of love revisits one of the world's most romantic cities, Venice, where a young noblewoman falls for Francesco de' Medici, one of the richest men in Europe
A kind of treason by Robert S Elegant( Book )
4 editions published between 1966 and 1982 in English and held by 206 libraries worldwide
Mao vs. Chiang; the battle for China, 1925-1949 by Robert S Elegant( Book )
2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 195 libraries worldwide
Traces the events of the twenty-four year struggle for power between Chiang Kai-shek and Mao Tse-tung and their influence on the destiny of China
The seeking by Robert S Elegant( Book )
6 editions published between 1969 and 1982 in English and held by 152 libraries worldwide
White sun, red star by Robert S Elegant( Book )
5 editions published between 1986 and 1988 in English and held by 109 libraries worldwide
Cry peace by Robert S Elegant( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 90 libraries worldwide
The big brown bears by Robert S Elegant( Book )
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 71 libraries worldwide
Chinas rote Herren; die politischen Biographien der kommunistischen Führer Chinas by Robert S Elegant( Book )
5 editions published in 1952 in German and Undetermined and held by 51 libraries worldwide
The everlasting sorrow by Robert S Elegant( Book )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 42 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Elegant Robert
Elegant, Robert 1928-
Elegant Robert S.
Elegant, Robert S. 1928-
Elegant, Robert S. (Robert Sampson), 1928-
Elegant, Robert Sampson.
Elegant, Robert Sampson 1928-
Elegant, Robert Samson 1928-
エレガント, ロバート
エレガント, ロバート・S
Languages
English (199)
Italian (19)
German (16)
Spanish (14)
French (13)
Dutch (5)
Portuguese (2)
Catalan (1)
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