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Coolidge, Olivia E.

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Works: 45 works in 169 publications in 3 languages and 17,355 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  Fiction  History 
Roles: Author
Classifications: DF221.T8, B
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Publications about Olivia E Coolidge
Publications by Olivia E Coolidge
Publications by Olivia E Coolidge, published posthumously.
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Most widely held works by Olivia E Coolidge
Greek myths by Olivia E Coolidge( Book )
10 editions published between 1949 and 2001 in English and held by 1,429 libraries worldwide
Retelling of familiar myths about nature and people under the following headings: Stories of the gods; Loves of the gods; Early history of mankind; Men's rivalry with gods; Love stories of the heroes; Adventure stories; Great heroes
The Trojan War by Olivia E Coolidge( Book )
12 editions published between 1952 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 1,243 libraries worldwide
Retells legends of the heroes of the Trojan War, which began with Paris of Troy's abduction of Helen, wife of Menelaus, lord of Greece
Lives of famous Romans by Olivia E Coolidge( Book )
6 editions published between 1965 and 1993 in English and held by 921 libraries worldwide
Presents the lives of twelve famous Romans, including Cicero, Julius Caesar, and Marcus Aurelius
Eugene O'Neill by Olivia E Coolidge( Book )
10 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 910 libraries worldwide
Corrected typescript with front matter and corrected carbon typescript and notes, corrected typescript, corrected typescript with front matter, carbon typescript with front matter, reviews
Edith Wharton, 1862-1937 by Olivia E Coolidge( Book )
16 editions published in 1964 in 3 languages and held by 889 libraries worldwide
A biography of the novelist, a contemporary of Henry James, who wrote about New York society life in such noted works as The House of Mirth and The Age of Innocence
Gandhi by Olivia E Coolidge( Book )
3 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 821 libraries worldwide
The author covers her subject "from birth to death, with attention given to: Gandhi's relationship with his parents and wife; his schooling; his involvement with civil disobedience and his role in shaping his country's policies; the veneration of his people and his relationship with his disciples; his efforts to reconcile Muslims and Hindus; etc. Coolidge points up Gandhi's harsh and dictatorial treatment of his children; his contempt for modern medicine or the basic scientific rules of nutrition."
Legends of the North by Olivia E Coolidge( Book )
4 editions published between 1951 and 2002 in English and Russian and held by 795 libraries worldwide
A retelling of popular Northland tales as well as new and unfamiliar stories
Women's rights; the suffrage movement in America, 1848-1920 by Olivia E Coolidge( Book )
9 editions published between 1961 and 1973 in English and held by 773 libraries worldwide
Traces the history of the fight for the right to vote for women in the United States, from the Woman's Rights Convention of 1848 to the passing of the nineteenth amendment in 1920
Tom Paine, revolutionary by Olivia E Coolidge( Book )
3 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 761 libraries worldwide
The life of the political philosopher whose pamphlets Common Sense and The American Crisis greatly influenced colonial opinion during the Revolution
Men of Athens by Olivia E Coolidge( Book )
3 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 732 libraries worldwide
A history of classical Athens, given in short stories
Winston Churchill and the story of two World Wars by Olivia E Coolidge( Book )
7 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 705 libraries worldwide
Stating in her preface that the life of Churchill is the history of the first half of the twentieth century, the author views the great British statesman in relation to his times
Caesar's Gallic War by Olivia E Coolidge( Book )
9 editions published between 1961 and 2007 in English and held by 690 libraries worldwide
A modern companion to Caesar's account of the Gallic wars from 58 to 60 B.C., as written by an imaginary officer who accompanied Caesar on the campaigns
The apprenticeship of Abraham Lincoln by Olivia E Coolidge( Book )
3 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 669 libraries worldwide
A biography concentrating on the first fifty years in the life of Abraham Lincoln who became President at the age of fifty-two
Makers of the Red Revolution by Olivia E Coolidge( Book )
5 editions published between 1963 and 1966 in English and held by 657 libraries worldwide
Traces the history of communism through accounts of its leaders: Marx, Lenin, Trotsky, Stalin, Tito, Khrushchev, Mao. Grades 7 and up
The golden days of Greece by Olivia E Coolidge( Book )
3 editions published between 1968 and 2002 in English and Russian and held by 635 libraries worldwide
A history of ancient Greece describing everyday life as well as some of the major battles and famous people
Come by here by Olivia E Coolidge( Book )
5 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 571 libraries worldwide
In the early 1900's in Baltimore a middle class black child has a difficult struggle regaining the comfortable life she knew before her parents were killed
George Bernard Shaw by Olivia E Coolidge( Book )
4 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 536 libraries worldwide
A biography of the Irish playwright and leader of the Fabian Society, examining his contribution to changing social values in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries and to the history of drama
The statesmanship of Abraham Lincoln by Olivia E Coolidge( Book )
4 editions published between 1976 and 1977 in English and held by 519 libraries worldwide
A biography concentrating on the years during which Abraham Lincoln served as President
The three lives of Joseph Conrad by Olivia E Coolidge( Book )
5 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 508 libraries worldwide
Corrected typescript with front matter and notes, corrected typescript, corrected galley proof
The king of men by Olivia E Coolidge( Book )
2 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 419 libraries worldwide
Adaptations of the Greek myths about Agamemnon's struggle to win power
 
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Alternative Names
Coolidge, Margaret Olivia
Coolidge, Margaret Olivia 1908-
Coolidge, Olivia.
Coolidge, Olivia 1908-
Coolidge Olivia 1908-2006
Ensor, Margaret Olivia
Ensor, Margaret Olivia 1908-
Ensor, Olivia
Ensor, Olivia 1908-
Languages
English (118)
Russian (3)
Italian (1)
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