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Leeson, Robert 1928-

Overview
Works: 132 works in 373 publications in 8 languages and 6,670 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Legends  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Interviews  Folklore  Educational films  Internet videos 
Roles: Author, Editor, Interviewee
Classifications: PZ8.1.L3735, 823.914
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Publications about Robert Leeson
Publications by Robert Leeson
Publications by Robert Leeson, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Robert Leeson
 
Most widely held works by Robert Leeson
The story of Robin Hood by Robert Leeson( Book )
4 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 294 libraries worldwide
Recounts the life and adventures of Robin Hood, who, with his band of followers, lived in Sherwood Forest as an outlaw dedicated to fighting tyranny
Smart girls forever by Robert Leeson( Book )
7 editions published between 1993 and 1996 in English and held by 269 libraries worldwide
The eclipse of Keynesianism : the political economy of the Chicago counter-revolution by Robert Leeson( Book )
11 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 243 libraries worldwide
This book provides a context for these developments: Stigler's model of the sociology of economic knowledge and Friedman's sceptical view of the appropriate role of econometrics in economic analysis. The book also examines the way in which Friedman infuriated and captivated his Keynsian opponents. Gradually, some Keynsians began to display a more tolerant attitude towards inflation, the societal problem which facilitated the political and economic revolutions of the Thatcher-Reagan years."--Jacket
Silver's revenge by Robert Leeson( Book )
7 editions published between 1978 and 1990 in English and Czech and held by 242 libraries worldwide
A sequel to Robert Louis Stevenson's "Treasure Island" relating the events of a second voyage by the "Hispaniola" to Treasure Island in search of adventure, riches, and vengeance
The story of Robin Hood by Robert Leeson( Book )
6 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 209 libraries worldwide
Recounts the life and adventures of Robin Hood, who, with his band of followers, lived in Sherwood Forest as an outlaw dedicated to fighting tyranny. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
Reading and righting : the past, present, and future of fiction for the young by Robert Leeson( Book )
7 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 205 libraries worldwide
Studie van de jeugdliteratuur in Groot-Brittannië vanuit sociaal en historisch perspectief
È la mia vita by Robert Leeson( Book )
21 editions published between 1980 and 1999 in 5 languages and held by 201 libraries worldwide
A realistic but funny novel about the fate of 16 year-old Jan, whose life dramatically changes when her mother suddenly walks out on the family, and leaves Jan with the responsibility of running the household and caring for the rest of the family
Never kiss frogs by Robert Leeson( Book )
15 editions published between 1988 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 192 libraries worldwide
In hopes of living happily ever after, Gail goes in search of a frog that will turn into a prince after she kisses it
The third-class genie by Robert Leeson( Book )
18 editions published between 1975 and 2003 in English and Hungarian and held by 189 libraries worldwide
Alec's world changes when he meets Abu the genie! Disasters were leading two-nil on Alec's disaster-triumph scorecard when he slipped into the vacant factory lot, with Ginger Wallace hot on his heels, ready to destroy him. There was a catastrophe awaiting him at home too, and of course school was yet another disaster area. But his luck seemed to be changing when he discovered a sealed beer can that was obviously empty. Stranger still, when he held it up to his ear, he could hear a faint snoring
Genie on the loose by Robert Leeson( Book )
5 editions published between 1984 and 2003 in English and held by 174 libraries worldwide
Story of a Soccer player
Red, white & blue by Robert Leeson( Book )
15 editions published between 1995 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 168 libraries worldwide
In an attempt to unravel the truth about himself and his family, Wain writes down three different versions of events, using different coloured paper. But when you start writing you sometimes reveal more than you intended. Just what secrets lie in the red, white and blue? Suggested level: intermediate, junior secondary
Lucky Lad by Robert Leeson( Book )
5 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 162 libraries worldwide
Meet Lucky Lad, the hero of a hundred tales. On the long road to fame and fortune, he encounters good and evil, friends and foes, love and enchantment
Children's books and class society : past and present by Robert Leeson( Book )
6 editions published between 1976 and 1977 in English and held by 159 libraries worldwide
Artikel over sociale milieus in Engelse kinderboeken uit heden en verleden. In een tweede artikel bespreekt de redacteur van de kinderrubriek in de Morning Star eigen werk en enkele controversiële aspecten bij het schrijven in het algemeen
My sister Shahrazad : tales from the Arabian nights by Robert Leeson( Book )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 155 libraries worldwide
Grade level: 2, 3, 4, 5, p, e, i
The song of Arthur by Robert Leeson( Book )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 147 libraries worldwide
A retelling of the stories of Arthur
The amazing adventures of Idle Jack by Robert Leeson( Book )
4 editions published between 1995 and 2000 in English and held by 141 libraries worldwide
Geraldine gets lucky by Robert Leeson( Book )
3 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 108 libraries worldwide
The demon bike rider by Robert Leeson( Book )
11 editions published between 1976 and 1998 in English and held by 106 libraries worldwide
When Mike and his friends first hear about the Demon Bike Rider they think it can only be a joke, until one night they see it for themselves. Suggested level: primary intermediate
Liar by Robert Leeson( Book )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and Italian and held by 92 libraries worldwide
Mack has no idea why he starts looking for Tel. Somehow he just drifts into it. But where do you look for someone when you can't believe a word they say?. Mack almost gives up when the search leads him into very strange situations - some embarrassing, other downright frightening. But something drives him on until, finally, the last clue clicks into place. Now Mack knows where Mack has gone - and just why he is looking for him._______________
Why's the cow on the roof? by Robert Leeson( Book )
3 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 90 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Leeson, R.A. 1928-
Robert Leeson britischer Schriftsteller
Robert Leeson British writer
Robert Leeson britisk skribent
Robert Leeson brittisk författare
Robert Leeson scrittore britannico
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Languages
English (144)
Spanish (11)
German (9)
Italian (5)
French (2)
Hungarian (1)
Slovenian (1)
Czech (1)
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