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O'Connor, Richard 1915-1975

Overview
Works: 68 works in 274 publications in 2 languages and 24,358 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Classifications: PS1833, B
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Publications about Richard O'Connor
Publications by Richard O'Connor
Publications by Richard O'Connor, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Richard O'Connor
 
Most widely held works by Richard O'Connor
Bret Harte; a biography by Richard O'Connor( Book )
9 editions published in 1966 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,451 libraries worldwide
A life of Bret Harte, "giving him credit for originating 'westerns' in 'The Luck of Roaring Camp' and his other tales of the Sierra foothills mining camps. O'Connor sheds ... light on Harte's unhappy henpecked marital life, his extramarital liaisons, his quarrel with Mark Twain, and the downhill slide of his writing career after his first success in San Francisco."
Jack London : a biography by Richard O'Connor( Book )
17 editions published between 1964 and 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,382 libraries worldwide
Ambrose Bierce; a biography by Richard O'Connor( Book )
13 editions published between 1967 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,371 libraries worldwide
O. Henry : the legendary life of William S. Porter by Richard O'Connor( Book )
5 editions published between 1953 and 1970 in English and held by 1,305 libraries worldwide
Covers the writer's entire life but its emphasis and chief interest lie in the period from 1902 when O. Henry moved to New York City and became the famous chronicler of its four million ordinary citizens to 1910 when he died at the age of 48
The German-Americans; an informal history by Richard O'Connor( Book )
4 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 1,101 libraries worldwide
Iron wheels and broken men; the railroad barons and the plunder of the West by Richard O'Connor( Book )
4 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 998 libraries worldwide
The cactus throne; the tragedy of Maximilian and Carlotta by Richard O'Connor( Book )
10 editions published between 1971 and 1976 in English and Italian and held by 982 libraries worldwide
The spirit soldiers; a historical narrative of the Boxer Rebellion by Richard O'Connor( Book )
7 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 975 libraries worldwide
Recreates events of 1900 in China when a small fanatical sect attacked "foreign devils," killing Christian missionaries and Chinese Christians; told from both Chinese and Western points of view
The oil barons; men of greed and grandeur by Richard O'Connor( Book )
4 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 912 libraries worldwide
Documents and evaluates the growth of wealth and political and economic power among the leaders of the oil industries in America
Pacific destiny; an informal history of the U.S. in the Far East: 1776-1968 by Richard O'Connor( Book )
4 editions published between 1969 and 1971 in English and held by 882 libraries worldwide
Surveys American involvement in Asia over the past two hundred years, through the stories of those who participated in these empire activities
The first hurrah; a biography of Alfred E. Smith by Richard O'Connor( Book )
2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 877 libraries worldwide
U. S. Politician (4-time) Democratic governor of New York and the first Roman Catholic to run for U. S. presidency (1928)
Wild Bill Hickok by Richard O'Connor( Book )
21 editions published between 1959 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 766 libraries worldwide
Author endeavors to separate fact from fiction in the life of this colorful character
Heywood Broun : a biography by Richard O'Connor( Book )
5 editions published in 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 700 libraries worldwide
Black Jack Pershing by Richard O'Connor( Book )
5 editions published in 1961 in English and Undetermined and held by 648 libraries worldwide
Unofficial biography, beginning with his Missouri boyhood and progressing to his West Point career, his Apache and Sioux-chasing days, his military campaigns, and leadership of the A.E.F
Sheridan, the inevitable by Richard O'Connor( Book )
10 editions published between 1953 and 1995 in English and held by 644 libraries worldwide
General Phillip Sheridan was the mastermind behind the Union cavalry opertions
Gould's millions by Richard O'Connor( Book )
4 editions published between 1962 and 1973 in English and held by 635 libraries worldwide
The lost revolutionary; a biography of John Reed by Richard O'Connor( Book )
6 editions published in 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 627 libraries worldwide
The Irish; portrait of a people by Richard O'Connor( Book )
2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 585 libraries worldwide
Courtroom warrior; the combative career of William Travers Jerome by Richard O'Connor( Book )
2 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 576 libraries worldwide
Sinclair Lewis by Richard O'Connor( Book )
4 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 502 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Archer, Frank, 1915-1975

controlled identity Burke, John, 1915-1975

controlled identity Wayland, Patrick, 1915-1975

Burke, John, 1915-1975
Wayland, Patrick
バーク, J
Languages
English (127)
Italian (1)
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