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Time-Life Books

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Works: 3,645 works in 12,417 publications in 10 languages and 1,233,152 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Pictorial works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Exhibition catalogs  Juvenile works  Periodicals 
Roles: Editor, Contributor, Other, Publisher, Producer, Publishing director
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The world of Michelangelo, 1475-1564 by Robert Coughlan( Book )
35 editions published between 1966 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 3,816 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 cowboys by Time-Life Books( Book )
33 editions published between 1973 and 2004 in 5 languages and held by 3,448 libraries worldwide
Presents an illustrated history of cowboys in the Old West
The world of Rembrandt, 1606-1669 by Robert Wallace( Book )
19 editions published between 1968 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 3,407 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 )
30 editions published between 1969 and 1998 in 5 languages and held by 3,357 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 )
10 editions published between 1966 and 1980 in English and held by 3,331 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
This fabulous century by Time-Life Books( Book )
22 editions published between 1969 and 1987 in English and held by 3,318 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 Vermeer, 1632-1675 by Hans Koning( Book )
30 editions published between 1967 and 1985 in 4 languages and held by 3,276 libraries worldwide
Surveys the life, work and times of Jan Vermeer, the last of the great artists of 17th century Holland
The Indians by Time-Life Books( Book )
28 editions published between 1973 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 3,223 libraries worldwide
Illustrated chronicles of Indian life, culture, rituals, confrontations with the white man, etc. on the Western frontier
The gunfighters by Time-Life Books( Book )
22 editions published between 1974 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 3,220 libraries worldwide
An account of the justice and outlaw gunfighters of the frontier American West, including the Clanton brothers, Billy the Kid, and the James gang
African kingdoms by Basil Davidson( Book )
33 editions published between 1965 and 1990 in English and Spanish and held by 3,214 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
Prelude to war by Robert T Elson( Book )
13 editions published between 1976 and 1999 in English and French and held by 3,198 libraries worldwide
Seven chapters and picture essays describe conditions and situations contributing to the beginning of World War II
Blitzkrieg by Robert L Wernick( Book )
15 editions published between 1976 and 1984 in 3 languages and held by 3,170 libraries worldwide
Hitler's armies smash Poland--Denmark and Norway fall--they take Holland and Belgium--and France collapses
The world of Picasso (1881- ) by Lael Tucker Wertenbaker( Book )
20 editions published between 1967 and 1980 in English and held by 3,161 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 )
23 editions published between 1966 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 3,144 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 )
28 editions published between 1968 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 3,140 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 )
19 editions published between 1967 and 1998 in English and Japanese and held by 3,132 libraries worldwide
Stresses the career and artistic style of the Dutch painter of the Counter Reformation and includes numerous color reproductions
Battle of Britain by Leonard Mosley( Book )
15 editions published between 1977 and 2004 in English and Chinese and held by 3,092 libraries worldwide
An account of the aircraft, pilots, tactics, and results of the three-month Battle of Britain in 1940
The world of Marcel Duchamp, 1887-1968 by Calvin Tomkins( Book )
27 editions published between 1966 and 1998 in English and French and held by 3,077 libraries worldwide
Surveys the life, work and times of Marcel Duchamp, one of the most influential of the 20th century artists
Cradle of civilization by Samuel Noah Kramer( Book )
24 editions published between 1965 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 3,075 libraries worldwide
Picture-text survey that reconstructs the history, politics, religion and cultural achievements of ancient Sumer, Babylonia and Assyria
The world of Goya, 1746-1828 by Richard Schickel( Book )
21 editions published between 1968 and 1998 in English and Japanese and held by 3,064 libraries worldwide
Traces the life, career and paintings of the Spanish court painter, Francisco Goya, with information on the times in which he lived and other artists of that era
 
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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 Boeken
Time-Life Books
Time-Life-Bücher
Time-Life Bücher (México)
Time-Life-Buecher
Time-Life International
Time-Life international (Amsterdam)
Time-Life International. Editors
Time-Life international (New York)
Time-Life International. Redaction
Time-Life International. Redaktion
Time-Life Livros.
Time-Life records
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Languages
English (515)
French (18)
Spanish (14)
Japanese (13)
German (11)
Dutch (6)
Chinese (3)
Slovenian (3)
Swedish (1)
Portuguese (1)
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