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Ryan, Cornelius

Works: 192 works in 1,386 publications in 28 languages and 22,026 library holdings
Genres: History  Drama  War films  Film adaptations  Historical films  Biography  Personal narratives  Military history  Sources  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Editor, Bibliographic antecedent, Scenarist, Author of introduction, Other, Conceptor, Film editor, Translator, Contributor
Classifications: D756.5.N6, 940.5421
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A bridge too far by Cornelius Ryan( Book )
200 editions published between 1974 and 2015 in 18 languages and held by 4,642 libraries worldwide
Reviews the individuals, tactics, and events involved in Field Marshal Bernard Law Montgomery's plan to end World War II
The longest day : June 6, 1944 by Cornelius Ryan( Book )
95 editions published between 1937 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 4,487 libraries worldwide
Operation Overlord the Allied invasion of Europe, began at fifteen minutes after midnight on June 6, 1844-in the first hour of a day that would be forever known as D Day. The pathfinders jumped out of their planes over Normandy, the men who were to light the dropping zones for the paratroopers and infantry
The last battle by Cornelius Ryan( Book )
203 editions published between 1964 and 2015 in 22 languages and held by 4,275 libraries worldwide
This is a day-by-day chronicle, based on eye-witness accounts, of the twenty-one days prior to the fall of Berlin in 1945
The longest day by Ken Annakin( visu )
95 editions published between 1961 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,120 libraries worldwide
Complete story of the D-Day landings at Normandy through the eyes of all its participants. D-Day was the invasion and establishment of Allied forces in France during Operation Overlord, beginning the 6th of June, 1944, and was the largest seaborne invasion in history. It began with overnight parachute and glider landings, air attacks, naval bombardments, and an early morning amphibious landing
De langste dag : 6 juni 1944 by Cornelius Ryan( Book )
146 editions published between 1953 and 2015 in 18 languages and held by 723 libraries worldwide
Based on interview research with hundreds of battle participants, this archive edition is published to commemorate the 70th anniversary of D-Day in 2014. It features 120 photographs and includes removable facsimile documents from the Cornelius Ryan Archive. It also includes an audio CD featuring the author's original research interviews
Across the space frontier by Joseph A Kaplan( Book )
16 editions published between 1952 and 1953 in 3 languages and held by 391 libraries worldwide
MacArthur: man of action by Frank Kelley( Book )
12 editions published between 1950 and 1970 in English and Dutch and held by 378 libraries worldwide
En biografi om general Douglas MacArthur og hans deltagelse i 1. verdenskrig (Rainbow Division), 2. verdenskrig og Korea
Conquest of the moon by Wernher Von Braun( Book )
9 editions published between 1953 and 1970 in English and German and held by 341 libraries worldwide
A bridge too far by Richard Attenborough( visu )
39 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 294 libraries worldwide
"An epic retelling of World War II's most tragic blunder, A bridge too far meticulously depicts the ambitious plan which resulted in more Allied casualties than the entire Normandy landing."--Container
The longest day : [June 6, 1944] by Cornelius Ryan( Sound Recording )
13 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in English and held by 242 libraries worldwide
Cornelius Ryan painstakingly re-creates the fateful hours that preceded and followed the massive invasion of Normandy to retell the story of an epic battle that would turn the tide against world Fascism and free Europe from the grip of Nazi Germany
A bridge too far : [the classic history of the greatest battle of World War II] by Cornelius Ryan( Sound Recording )
17 editions published between 1974 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 214 libraries worldwide
An account of Market-Garden, the massive combined airborne and ground divisions operation planned by Field Marshal Montgomery to take the strategic bridge at Arnhem and insure the defeat of the Third Reich during World War II
Le jour plus long 6 juin 1944 by Cornelius Ryan( Book )
56 editions published between 1960 and 2013 in French and Undetermined and held by 192 libraries worldwide
Une excellente reconstitution du fameux jour J (celui du débarquement des Alliés en Normandie) dans laquelle l'auteur met l'accent sur l'action et la pensée des hommes engagés dans le combat. Très objectif, l'ouvrage montre aussi bien ce qui est arrivé du côté des Allemands que du côté des Alliés. Réimpression 1960. [SDM]
Star-spangled mikado by Frank Kelley( Book )
8 editions published between 1947 and 2016 in English and held by 172 libraries worldwide
Two correspondents in Tokyo describe, breezily and none too reverently, various phases of the American occupation of Japan, including MacArthur's efforts to lay a basis for democratic government. They do not impugn the General's motives, but they feel that he is relying on the very people who backstopped Japanese expansionism before and are preparing to do it again
Der längste Tag; Normandie: 6. Juni 1944 by Cornelius Ryan( Book )
51 editions published between 1944 and 2010 in German and Undetermined and held by 120 libraries worldwide
Der Film basiert auf dem gleichnamigen Tatsachenbericht von Cornelius Ryan über den D-Day, den Tag der Landung der Alliierten in der Normandie, der 1944 die Endphase des Zweiten Weltkriegs in Europa einleitete. Der Titel bezieht sich auf einen überlieferten Ausspruch des deutschen Generalfeldmarschalls Erwin Rommel, wonach die Stunden unmittelbar nach der Invasion entscheidend seien und für alle Beteiligten zum längsten Tag werden sollten. (Wikipedia)
The last battle : the classic history of the battle for Berlin by Cornelius Ryan( file )
11 editions published between 1966 and 2012 in English and held by 102 libraries worldwide
The classic account of the final offensive against Hitler's Third Reich The Battle for Berlin was the culminating struggle of World War II in the European theater. The last offensive against Hitler's Third Reich, it devastated one of Europe's historic capitals and marked the final defeat of Nazi Germany. It was also one of the war's bloodiest and most pivotal battles, whose outcome would shape international politics for decades to come. The Last Battle is Cornelius Ryan's compelling account of this final battle, a story of brutal extremes, of stunning military triumph alongside the stark conditions that the civilians of Berlin experienced in the face of the Allied assault. As always, Ryan delves beneath the military and political forces that were dictating events to explore the more immediate imperatives of survival, where, as the author describes it,?to eat had become more important than to love, to burrow more dignified than to fight, to endure more militarily correct than to win.? The Last Battle is the story of ordinary people, both soldiers and civilians, caught up in the despair, frustration, and terror of defeat. It is history at its best, a masterful illumination of the effects of war on the lives of individuals, and one of the enduring works on World War II
The war : stories of life and death from World War II by William Manchester( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 74 libraries worldwide
No one knew it was going to be that bad. World War II killed 60 million people--20 million of them soldiers--and inflicted wounds, bereavment, poverty and suffering on countless others. The War delivers gripping tales of men and women bearing witness to history's most destructive conflict
Il giorno più lungo : 6 giugno 1944 by Cornelius Ryan( Book )
30 editions published between 1961 and 2007 in Italian and held by 73 libraries worldwide
El día más largo by Cornelius Ryan( Book )
34 editions published between 1959 and 2009 in Spanish and held by 70 libraries worldwide
Offers a brilliant, authentic, gripping account of the hours that preceded and followed the Allied invasion of Normandy
A private battle by Cornelius Ryan( Book )
6 editions published between 1979 and 1981 in English and held by 63 libraries worldwide
An account of Cornelius Ryan's losing four and a half year battle against cancer
The longest day : June 6, 1944 D-Day by Cornelius Ryan( Book )
7 editions published between 1959 and 1963 in English and held by 37 libraries worldwide
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Alternative Names
Cornelius Ryan amerykański dziennikarz i pisarz
Cornelius Ryan giornalista, scrittore e storico irlandese
Cornelius Ryan irisch-US-amerikanischer Journalist und Schriftsteller
Cornelius Ryan Irish journalist
Cornelius Ryan journalist uit Ierland (1920-1974)
Raiens, Kornēlijs 1920-1974
Raijens, Kornelijs 1920-1974
Ryan C.
Ryan C. 1920-1975
Ryan Cornelius
Ryan, Cornelius 1920-...
Ryan, Cornelius 1920-1974
Ryan, Cornelius John 1920-1974
Корнелиъс Райън
Корнеліус Раян
Райан К
Райан, К 1920-1975
Райэн, Корнелиус
Райэн, Корнелиус американский журналист
ريان، كورنيلوس
کورنلیوس رایان
라이언, 코넬리어스 1920-1974
라이언, 코넬리우스 1920-1974
ライアン, C.
ライアン, コ-ネリアス 1920-1974
ライアン, コーネリアス
English (515)
German (124)
French (86)
Spanish (65)
Italian (59)
Dutch (54)
Polish (20)
Chinese (20)
Swedish (17)
Danish (17)
Japanese (14)
Portuguese (13)
Hungarian (13)
Finnish (9)
Czech (8)
Romanian (6)
Persian (5)
Croatian (4)
Norwegian (4)
Slovenian (4)
Afrikaans (3)
Latvian (3)
Multiple languages (2)
Arabic (1)
Greek, Modern [1453- ] (1)
Slovak (1)
Fulah (1)
Thai (1)
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