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Boswell, John 1945-

Overview
Works: 44 works in 103 publications in 3 languages and 6,267 library holdings
Genres: History  Outlines and syllabi  Humor  Conversation and phrase books  Biography  Handbooks and manuals  Poetry  Rules  Miscellanea  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author
Classifications: HQ76.3.E8, 306.766094
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Publications about John Boswell
Publications by John Boswell
Most widely held works by John Boswell
The annotated Mona Lisa : a crash course in art history from prehistoric to post-modern by Carol Strickland( Book )
5 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and held by 1,373 libraries worldwide
The Annotated Mona Lisa takes art history out of the realm of dreary textbooks to a world of dynamic design, succinct page-length essays, and instructive sidebars. These graphic device heighten the reader's ability to retain an impressive amount of information, even through a cursory reading. A brief run-through of the book's captions and sidebars provides a mini crash course in art history. Incorportating more than 300 illustrations drawing on the very elements of art-composition, movment, balance, color, and design-to achieve a visual and textual approach to the subject that no ordinary book could aproximate
The awful truth about publishing : why they always reject your manuscript-- and what you can do about it by John Boswell( Book )
3 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 446 libraries worldwide
Never make the first offer : (except when you should) : wisdom from a master dealmaker by Donald L Dell( Book )
6 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 392 libraries worldwide
Dell, one of the first agents to represent athletes, brings the inner workings of the negotiating room to life and offers lessons that readers can apply to their own tough situations
Christianity, Social Tolerance, and Homosexuality : Gay People in Western Europe from the Beginning of the Christian Era to the Fourteenth Century by John Boswell( Book )
1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 382 libraries worldwide
Studie over de houding van de middeleeuwse maatschappij t.a.v. homoseksualiteit: de afkeer van homoseksualiteit is niet van meet af aan verbonden geweest met het christendom. Pas in de periode na 1150 sloeg de tolerantie om in snel groeiende intolerantie als onderdeel van een grootschalige campagne tegen nonconformisten als ketters, joden en moslims
The U.S. Armed Forces survival manual by John Boswell( Book )
9 editions published between 1979 and 1986 in English and Portuguese and held by 353 libraries worldwide
Amerikanske hærs reglement for overlevelse under primitive forhold, bl.a. med anvisninger på, hvordan man kan overleve ved at anvende vilde planter og dyr som føde. Reglementet giver anvisninger på overlevelse under forskellige klimatiske forhold, f.eks. under tropiske- og arktiske forhold og anviser forskellige metoder til sygdomsbekæmpelse herunder førstehjælp
Five rings, six crises, seven dwarfs, and 38 ways to win an argument : numerical lists you never knew or once knew and probably forgot by John Boswell( Book )
3 editions published between 1990 and 1997 in English and held by 312 libraries worldwide
What to say to get your way : the magic words that guarantee better, more effective communication by John Boswell( Book )
2 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 298 libraries worldwide
Explains how to develop a positive communication style that will clearly convey intentions and promote goals, sharing specific recommendations for which phrases to use and avoid in various personal and professional situations
French for cats : all the French your cat will ever need by Henri De la Barbe( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 247 libraries worldwide
Blueprints : twenty-six extraordinary structures by Christopher Gray( Book )
2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 202 libraries worldwide
The official exceptions to the rules of golf by Henry Beard( Book )
5 editions published between 1992 and 1997 in English and held by 182 libraries worldwide
Duke : the John Wayne album :the legend of our time by John Boswell( Book )
1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 177 libraries worldwide
John Wayne, the legend of our time; many photographs
How to dad by John Boswell( Book )
3 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in Japanese and English and held by 176 libraries worldwide
Combines the "more traditional role of father-as-teacher with the ... contemporary role of Dad-as-coconspirator."
The education of an accidental CEO [my journey from the trailer park to the corner office] by David Novak( Sound Recording )
5 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 168 libraries worldwide
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The Survivor manual : based on U.S. Armed Forces survival techniques by Mark Burnett( Book )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 146 libraries worldwide
The insider's guide to getting published : why they always reject your manuscript and what you can do about it by John Boswell( Book )
4 editions published between 1986 and 1997 in English and held by 133 libraries worldwide
Bill Gates' personal super secret private laptop by Henry Beard( Book )
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 117 libraries worldwide
Advanced French for exceptional cats : sophisticated French for a cat as smart as yours by Henri De la Barbe( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 109 libraries worldwide
The U.S. Armed Forces first aid manual by Jim Fitzgerald( Book )
1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 102 libraries worldwide
A dog's night before Christmas by Henry Beard( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 99 libraries worldwide
The Dysfunctional family Christmas songbook by John Boswell( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 98 libraries worldwide
A holiday songbook for the entire dysfunctional family features a wide array of Christmas song parodies that includes "Grandpa's Drunk," "O Holy Fight," and "Silent Wife."
 
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Alternative Names
Boswell, John
John Boswell American literary agent
ボーズウェル, J
Languages
English (54)
Japanese (2)
Portuguese (1)
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