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Miller, Russell

Overview
Works: 63 works in 296 publications in 3 languages and 18,010 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Personal narratives  Personal narratives‡vBritish  Personal narratives‡vAmerican  Humor  Military history  Juvenile works  Anecdotes  Pictorial works 
Roles: Illustrator, Creator, Editor
Classifications: D802.E9, B
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Publications about Russell Miller
Publications by Russell Miller
Most widely held works by Russell Miller
The resistance by Russell Miller( Book )
23 editions published between 1979 and 2000 in English and French and held by 2,891 libraries worldwide
Profusely illustrated text discusses the underground resistance organizations that operated in Nazi-occupied European countries during World War II
The commandos by Russell Miller( Book )
11 editions published between 1981 and 2007 in English and held by 2,330 libraries worldwide
Tells of the new breed of soldier--from his raids in the Sahara to the raids in the jungle
Continents in collision by Russell Miller( Book )
12 editions published between 1983 and 1993 in English and held by 1,589 libraries worldwide
Presents evidence supporting Alfred Wegener's theory of continental drift. Explains plate tectonics and discusses what is known of the earth's crust and upper mantle
The house of Getty by Russell Miller( Book )
14 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in English and French and held by 1,315 libraries worldwide
Traces the life of John Paul Getty, an oil billionaire who was believed to have been the richest man in the world, and discusses his marriages, his grandson's kidnapping, and the construction of his California art museum
The East Indiamen by Russell Miller( Book )
14 editions published between 1980 and 1982 in English and held by 1,203 libraries worldwide
Presents a historical survey of the East India Company from 1600 to 1858
The Soviet Air Force at war by Russell Miller( Book )
8 editions published between 1983 and 1985 in English and held by 1,127 libraries worldwide
Chapter heads: The Red Falcons of Bolshevism--Waging peace testing for war --The struggle for survival--Armies of the air--Pobyeda! Victory!
Nothing less than victory by Russell Miller( Book )
16 editions published between 1993 and 2000 in English and German and held by 997 libraries worldwide
The story of D-Day, compiled from letters home, diaries, memoranda, official reports, and interviews with veterans
Bare-faced messiah : the true story of L. Ron Hubbard by Russell Miller( Book )
14 editions published between 1987 and 1993 in English and French and held by 935 libraries worldwide
Behind the lines : the oral history of Special Operations in World War II by Russell Miller( Book )
9 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 917 libraries worldwide
Documents the achievements of Britain's Special Operations Executives and the United States Office of Strategic Services in World War II, as culled from interviews, diaries, letters, and first-person accounts, citing their works against the Gestapo and in such areas as the Balkans, the Burmese jungle, and Japan
The adventures of Arthur Conan Doyle : a biography by Russell Miller( Book )
12 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 915 libraries worldwide
Arthur Conan Doyle remains one of our favorite writers; his work is read with affection--and sometimes obsession--the world over, but his life was no less fascinating than his fiction. Conan Doyle grew up in relative poverty in Edinburgh. He struggled both as a young doctor and in his early attempts to sell short stories, having only limited success until Sherlock Holmes propelled him to worldwide fame. Beyond writing, Conan Doyle led a full life, participating in the Boer War, falling in love with another woman while his wife was dying of tuberculosis, campaigning against injustice, and converting to Spiritualism, a move that would bewilder friends and fans. Russell Miller is the first biographer to have been granted unlimited access to Conan Doyle's private correspondence, and also makes use of the writer's personal papers and the Richard Lancelyn Green archive, the world's most comprehensive collection of Conan Doyle material.--From publisher description
Bunny : the real story of Playboy by Russell Miller( Book )
14 editions published between 1984 and 1988 in English and French and held by 687 libraries worldwide
Une histoire critique et non complaisante de la revue ##Playboy## (qui existe depuis 1952), des autres activités rattachées à "Playboy Enterprises", de l'âme dirigeante de ces entreprises: Hugh Hefner, du développement de ces entreprises dans la société américaine
Magnum : fifty years at the front line of history by Russell Miller( Book )
16 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 624 libraries worldwide
"The history of Magnum is the story of its photographers - some of the most talented, brave, and resourceful in the world - including Eve Arnold, Rene Burri, Cornell Capa, Bruce Davidson, Ernst Haas, Mary Ellen Mark, Susan Meiselas, Inge Morath, James Nachtwey, Gilles Peress, Eugene Richards, Sebastiao Salgado, and Dennis Stock. Magnum follows them on assignment - including encounters with soldiers, bodyguards, and visa troubles - and into the offices of Magnum, with all the moments of inspiration and inevitable frictions of brilliant and opinionated people working together. Fifty years after its founding, Magnum remains a testament to the vision of its founders, and membership in it is still the most coveted badge of honor and prestige that a photographer can attain. Full of wonderful stories, heroic feats, and human drama, Magnum is a dramatic, sweeping portrait of the worlds greatest photo house and its times."--BOOK JACKET
The big book of spy stuff by Bart King( Book )
4 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 513 libraries worldwide
The secret to success? Know all the secrets! Learn how to escape tricycle-riding assassins. Find out why you can trust women more than men. Discover how squirrels can deliver top-secret messages. Learn the keys to tricking enemy agents. Create a disguise that renders you invisible in a crowd of two
When all hell breaks loose : stuff you need to survive when disaster strikes by Cody Lundin( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 403 libraries worldwide
Describes the skills and supplies that individuals and families need to prepare for possible emergencies, and offers survival tips and advice related to shelter, water, food, first-aid, and self-defense
The big book of gross stuff by Bart King( Book )
2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 380 libraries worldwide
Collects quizzes, facts, trivia, words, phrases, and other things related to all that is gross in the world, including boogers, body odor, belches, sneezes, diseases, and stinky cheeses
The incredible music machine by Russell Miller( Book )
5 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 247 libraries worldwide
Ten days in May : the people's story of VE day by Russell Miller( Book )
6 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and held by 216 libraries worldwide
Published to coincide with the 50th anniversary of VE Day, this inspiring book draws from first-hand interviews, diaries and memoirs. It paints an enthralling picture of a day that marked the end of the war in Europe and the beginning of a new era. VE Day affected millions of people in countless ways. This book records a highly representative sample of those views, from both Britain and abroad, from civilians and service men and women, from the famous and not-so-famous, in order to provide a moving story and a valuable social picture of the times
Codename Tricycle : the true story of the Second World War's most extraordinary double agent by Russell Miller( Book )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 158 libraries worldwide
Codename Tricycle : the playboy double agent by Russell Miller( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 86 libraries worldwide
VE Day : the people's story by Russell Miller( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 62 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Miller, Russ
Millers, Rasels, 1938-
ミラー, ラッセル
ミラーラッセル
Languages
English (179)
French (8)
German (1)
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