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Time-Life Books

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Works: 4,289 works in 15,062 publications in 11 languages and 1,282,840 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Pictorial works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Exhibition catalogs  Juvenile works  Periodicals  Software 
Roles: Contributor, Author, Other, Editor, Publisher, Producer, Secretary, Publishing director, isb
Classifications: N5300, 759.9492
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Most widely held works by Time-Life Books
This fabulous century by Time-Life Books( Book )
106 editions published between 1969 and 1987 in 3 languages and held by 4,741 libraries worldwide
Pictorial survey by decade of the American social scene, 1900-1970, with a prelude volume covering American popular culture in the three decades prior to the 20th century
The world of Michelangelo, 1475-1564 by Robert Coughlan( Book )
39 editions published between 1966 and 1982 in 3 languages and held by 3,910 libraries worldwide
Lavishly illustrated account of the life, career, achievements and times of the greatest Renaissance genius, Michelangelo, with background information on other artists of that era
The first Americans by Robert Claiborne( Book )
22 editions published between 1973 and 1992 in 4 languages and held by 3,570 libraries worldwide
Includes a chapter on Eskimos. Gives the history cultural-anthropological description of the Eskimos. Other chapters focus on the various types of Indians spread across the American continents
The cowboys by Time-Life Books( Book )
32 editions published between 1973 and 2004 in 5 languages and held by 3,540 libraries worldwide
Photographs-and-text survey of all aspects of the life and history of the American cowboy during the late 19th century
The world of Rembrandt, 1606-1669 by Robert Wallace( Book )
27 editions published between 1968 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 3,501 libraries worldwide
Lavishly illustrated account of the life, career, works and times of the 17th century Dutch artist Rembrandt van Rijn, with background information on other artists of that period
The world of Van Gogh, 1853-1890 by Robert Wallace( Book )
37 editions published between 1969 and 1989 in 5 languages and held by 3,430 libraries worldwide
This volume surveys the life, career, work and times of Vincent Van Gogh, with background information on other artists of that period, emphasizing the works of Gaugin and Toulouse-Lautrec
The world of Winslow Homer, 1836-1910 by James Thomas Flexner( Book )
12 editions published between 1966 and 1980 in English and held by 3,403 libraries worldwide
Profusely illustrated account of the life and career of 19th century American artist Winslow Homer, with background information on other artists of that time
African kingdoms by Basil Davidson( Book )
48 editions published between 1965 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 3,340 libraries worldwide
Surveys the history, civilizations, culture and people of ancient Africa and explains the influence of the past on modern African life and customs
The world of Vermeer, 1632-1675 by Hans Koning( Book )
28 editions published between 1967 and 1985 in English and held by 3,335 libraries worldwide
Surveys the life, work and times of Jan Vermeer, the last of the great artists of 17th century Holland
Prelude to war by Robert T Elson( Book )
20 editions published between 1976 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 3,300 libraries worldwide
Photographs, documents, and narrative text record and examine the events and developments leading to and during the Second World War
The gunfighters by Time-Life Books( Book )
24 editions published between 1974 and 2004 in 5 languages and held by 3,297 libraries worldwide
Illustrated chronicle of the lives and careers of badmen and lawmen of the American West, 1865-1900, Wyatt Earp, Jesse James, et al
Blitzkrieg by Robert L Wernick( Book )
27 editions published between 1976 and 2008 in 8 languages and held by 3,295 libraries worldwide
Hitler's armies smash Poland--Denmark and Norway fall--they take Holland and Belgium--and France collapses
The Indians by Time-Life Books( Book )
28 editions published between 1973 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 3,285 libraries worldwide
Illustrated chronicles of Indian life, culture, rituals, confrontations with the white man, etc. on the Western frontier
Battle of Britain by Leonard Mosley( Book )
20 editions published between 1977 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 3,234 libraries worldwide
An account of the aircraft, pilots, tactics, and results of the three-month Battle of Britain in 1940
The world of Picasso (1881- ) by Lael Tucker Wertenbaker( Book )
20 editions published between 1967 and 1980 in English and held by 3,228 libraries worldwide
Explores the life of Pablo Picasso, the significant influences of his work, and the lasting contributions he has made in many art forms
The world of Delacroix, 1798-1863 by Tom Prideaux( Book )
19 editions published between 1966 and 1981 in English and French and held by 3,219 libraries worldwide
A profusely illustrated account of the life, career, works and times of Eugene Delacroix, master 19th century French painter, with background information on other artists of the time
The world of Cézanne, 1839-1906 by Richard W Murphy( Book )
31 editions published between 1968 and 1982 in 5 languages and held by 3,212 libraries worldwide
Profusely illustrated account of the life, work and times of Paul Cezanne, great 19th century French painter
The world of Rubens, 1577-1640 by C. V Wedgwood( Book )
22 editions published between 1967 and 1982 in English and Japanese and held by 3,201 libraries worldwide
Stresses the career and artistic style of the Dutch painter of the Counter Reformation and includes numerous color reproductions
Cradle of civilization by Samuel Noah Kramer( Book )
38 editions published between 1965 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 3,190 libraries worldwide
Picture-text survey that reconstructs the history, politics, religion and cultural achievements of ancient Sumer, Babylonia and Assyria
The world of Marcel Duchamp, 1887-1968 by Calvin Tomkins( Book )
31 editions published between 1966 and 1985 in 3 languages and held by 3,186 libraries worldwide
Surveys the life, work and times of Marcel Duchamp, one of the most influential of the 20th century artists
 
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Alternative Names
Collections Time-Life.
Editions Life
Éditions Time-Life.
Editors of "Life".
Life.
Life (Editions)
Life, Editors.
Redaction de "Life".
Redaktion der Time-Life Bücher.
Shi dai sheng huo cong shu
Time, inc Time-Life Books
Time-Life Books
Time-Life Books (Amsterdam)
Time-Life Books Editors
Time-Life Books (Pays-Bas)
Time-Life-Bücher
Time-Life Bücher (México)
Time-Life Bücher Redaktion
Time-Life-Buecher
Time-Life International
Time-Life international (Amsterdam)
Time-Life International. Editors
Time Life International (London)
Time-Life International (Nederland)
Time-Life international (New York)
Time-Life International (Pays-Bas)
Time-Life International. Redaction
Time-Life International. Redaktion
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Languages
English (587)
French (72)
Spanish (23)
German (15)
Dutch (10)
Japanese (9)
Chinese (6)
Multiple languages (4)
Slovenian (3)
Swedish (3)
Norwegian (1)
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