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Dowley, Tim

Works: 139 works in 484 publications in 12 languages and 9,472 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Maps  Juvenile works  Illustrated works  Pictorial works  Aerial photographs  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Handbooks and manuals  Popular works  Chronology‡vCharts, diagrams, etc 
Roles: Author, Editor, Creator, Publishing director, Director, Adapter, ed
Classifications: BR146, 270
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Publications about Tim Dowley
Publications by Tim Dowley
Most widely held works by Tim Dowley
Eerdmans' handbook to the history of Christianity by Tim Dowley( Book )
40 editions published between 1977 and 2004 in 5 languages and held by 2,187 libraries worldwide
God and history. God, time and history / John Briggs -- Beginnings 1-325. The church expands / W. Ward Gasque ; What the first Christians believed / David F. Wright -- Acceptance and conquest 325-600. Constantine and the Christian empire / Richard Todd ; Councils and creeds / David Wright ; The fall of the Roman empire / Richard Todd ; Christian ascetics and monks / Michael Smith -- A Christian society 600-1500. The West in crisis / Harry Rosenberg ; The Eastern church / Harlie Gallatin ; Flowering : the Western church / Robert Clouse ; An age of unrest / Ronald Finucane -- Reform 1500-1650. Seeds of renewal / Philip McNair ; Reform / James Atkinson ; Rome responds / Robert Linder -- Reason, revival and revolution 1650-1789. Awakening / A. Skevington Wood ; Expansion worldwide / James De Jong ; Reason and unreason / Colin Brown -- Cities and empires 1789-1914. Europe in revolt / Wayne Detzler ; The first industrial nation / John Briggs ; The ascent of man / Colin Brown ; Outposts of empire / Andrew Walls -- Towards 2000. An age of ideology / Richard Pierard ; An age of anxiety / Anthony Thiselton ; An age of liberation / C. René Padilla
Bach, his life and times by Tim Dowley( Book )
21 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 849 libraries worldwide
Examines the life and achievements of the German musician and composer
Introduction to the history of Christianity by Tim Dowley( Book )
10 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and held by 793 libraries worldwide
"Combining the accuracy and readability of the first edition of this highly acclaimed text, Dowley has enhanced the second edition with new contributions from Pheme Perkins on 'The Thought-World of Early Christianity' and Richard Burridge on 'Jesus and the Gospels' as well as updated and revised contributions from Ward Gasque, Richard Pierard, John H.Y. Briggs, and more. With many new photographs, illustrations, maps, charts, and timelines, the inviting new full-color format tells the dramatic, intriguing, and often surprising story of Christians in their 2000-year journey to the present day. This textbook can be purchased individually or as part of a course pack which includes the Study Companion. Authoritative content, comprehensive scope, arresting four-color illustration, and innovative learning aids, now in multiple formats for complete versatility. Also available as an Inkling Interactive Textbook: the full content of the textbook PLUS!"--Publisher description
Schumann, his life and times by Tim Dowley( Book )
26 editions published between 1981 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 690 libraries worldwide
Biografie van de Duitse componist (1810-1856)
Christian music : a global history by Tim Dowley( Book )
5 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and Dutch and held by 457 libraries worldwide
Tim Dowley's popular history of Christian music is the first to encompass all eras, regions, and varieties of this rich and vast treasure. From its Jewish origins, through medieval chant and hymns, to gospel and rock, Christian music around the world is harmonized beautifully in this colorfully illustrated survey. Dowley travels beneath the plurality of forms and styles to pose questions about the meaning of diverse traditions. His skillful narrative and fascinating insights from specialists combine for a truly global history of Christianity's musical culture [Publisher description]
Bach by Tim Dowley( Book )
20 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 348 libraries worldwide
Bach and the Bachs - Weimar and Cothen - Leipzig - Final years - Bach's music
Atlas of the Bible and Christianity ( Map )
3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 283 libraries worldwide
High above the Holy Land : unique aerial photographs of Israel by Sonia Halliday( Book )
10 editions published between 1986 and 1992 in English and held by 249 libraries worldwide
The Bible in stained glass by Tim Dowley( Book )
11 editions published between 1961 and 2000 in French and English and held by 221 libraries worldwide
Full-color reproductions, with full descriptions of the windows and their iconography, of some of the most spectacular and historic stained glass windows of Europe
My first story of Easter by Tim Dowley( Book )
11 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 217 libraries worldwide
Looking for a traditional rendition of the Easter story to read to that darling 4- to 7-year old in your life? Tim Dowley's My First Story of Easter retells the biblical account in simple terms, complete with bright, cheery illustrations that are sure to put a smile on the face of the reader. This Easter, give the children in your life the best gift of all, a story that explains the reason for the season, not the Easter bunny and colored eggs, but rather Christ crucified and resurrected!
The Christians : an illustrated history by Tim Dowley( Book )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in Dutch and English and held by 210 libraries worldwide
Geschiedenis van het christendom vanaf het ontstaan tot heden
The Baker atlas of christian history ( Map )
9 editions published between 1977 and 2005 in English and held by 203 libraries worldwide
Features 160 full-color maps covering biblical periods and 2,000 years of church history and is accompanied by substantial commentary
The Baker history of the church ( Book )
in English and held by 186 libraries worldwide
The Rolling Stones by Tim Dowley( Book )
4 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 167 libraries worldwide
Bob Dylan : from a hard rain to a slow train by Tim Dowley( Book )
6 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 160 libraries worldwide
Johann Sebastian Bach : his life in pictures and documents by Hans Conrad Fischer( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 152 libraries worldwide
The student Bible atlas by Tim Dowley( Map )
8 editions published between 1989 and 1998 in English and held by 135 libraries worldwide
Describes and details the many journeys included in the Bible and puts into context the important geographical places mentioned
My first story of Christmas by Tim Dowley( Book )
8 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and Swedish and held by 124 libraries worldwide
The story of Christianity by Tim Dowley( Book )
7 editions published between 1981 and 1983 in 3 languages and held by 115 libraries worldwide
Schetsmatig overzicht van de geschiedenis van het christendom
Johann Sebastian Bach by Tim Dowley( Book )
5 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in German and English and held by 83 libraries worldwide
A new and fascinating biography of the most outstanding composer in musical history, covering Bach's earliest musical efforts in Eisenach, his cultural inheritance, his series of posts as organist or musician, and his stormy career in Leipzig. It also traces the significant stages of development in his family and his music. Reproductions of engravings and portraits of the time help to recreate the era in which Bach flourished. The origins of all the composer's major works are discussed and put into the context of the contemporary world. Written both for the general reader and the specialist. Includes a CD featuring a selection of recordings by the composer
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Alternative Names

controlled identity David, Juliet

controlled identity Dowley, Juliet

controlled identity Williams, Margaret, 1946-

David, Juliet.
Douli, Timotʻi
Douli, Timot'i 1946-
Dowley, T. E.
Dowley, T. E. 1946-
Dowley, T. E. (Timothy Edward)
Dowley, T. E. (Timothy Edward), 1946-
Dowley, Timothy Edward.
Dowley Timothy Edward 1946-....
Williams, Margaret (1946- ).
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English (152)
German (13)
French (11)
Dutch (10)
Chinese (5)
Polish (5)
Spanish (3)
Danish (2)
Portuguese (2)
Swedish (1)
Slovenian (1)
Czech (1)
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