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Mikes, George

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Works: 296 works in 1,276 publications in 6 languages and 7,996 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Humor  Pictorial works  Personal narratives 
Roles: Author, Editor, Creator, Author of introduction, Other, Bibliographic antecedent
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Publications by George Mikes
Publications by George Mikes, published posthumously.
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Most widely held works by George Mikes
How to be an alien; a handbook for beginners and more advanced pupils by George Mikes( Book )
165 editions published between 1946 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 506 libraries worldwide
This book is meant for those who can see the funny side of life, and to help those who cannot; but chiefly it is intended for xenophobes and Anglophobes. The author has been a keen observer of the behaviour and misbehaviour of foreigners and natives in England
The land of the rising yen: Japan by George Mikes( Book )
34 editions published between 1970 and 1986 in English and Japanese and held by 424 libraries worldwide
The Hungarian revolution by George Mikes( Book )
24 editions published between 1957 and 1986 in English and Polish and held by 320 libraries worldwide
The spy who died of boredom; a novel by George Mikes( Book )
18 editions published between 1973 and 1979 in English and German and held by 292 libraries worldwide
This entirely funny spy story nevertheless keeps close to the realities of life in the secret services of a great power
Prison, a symposium by George Mikes( Book )
12 editions published between 1963 and 1964 in English and held by 258 libraries worldwide
Leap through the Curtain; the story of Nora Kovach & Istvan Rabovsky by George Mikes( Book )
16 editions published between 1955 and 1957 in English and held by 224 libraries worldwide
Any souvenirs? Central Europe revisited by George Mikes( Book )
11 editions published between 1971 and 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 212 libraries worldwide
Coat of many colors: Israel by George Mikes( Book )
3 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 199 libraries worldwide
Boomerang; Australia rediscovered by George Mikes( Book )
8 editions published between 1968 and 1972 in English and held by 189 libraries worldwide
How to scrape skies; the United States explored, rediscovered and explained by George Mikes( Book )
27 editions published between 1947 and 1966 in English and Undetermined and held by 164 libraries worldwide
Laughing matter; towards a personal philosophy of wit and humor by George Mikes( Book )
4 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 162 libraries worldwide
Switzerland for beginners by George Mikes( Book )
37 editions published between 1962 and 1993 in 3 languages and held by 159 libraries worldwide
Liechtenstein S. 100-118
The prophet motive: Israel today and tomorrow by George Mikes( Book )
9 editions published between 1969 and 1971 in English and held by 152 libraries worldwide
Über alles; Germany explored by George Mikes( Book )
26 editions published between 1953 and 1969 in English and German and held by 146 libraries worldwide
How to be a Brit : a Mikes minibus by George Mikes( Book )
26 editions published between 1966 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 143 libraries worldwide
Coffee houses of Europe by Manfred Hamm( Book )
5 editions published between 1980 and 1988 in English and held by 140 libraries worldwide
How to be an alien: in Britain, France, Italy, Germany, Switzerland, Israel, Japan by George Mikes( Book )
5 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 138 libraries worldwide
A study in infamy; the operations of the Hungarian Secret Police (AVO) by George Mikes( Book )
5 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 132 libraries worldwide
Milk and honey : Israel explored by George Mikes( Book )
15 editions published between 1950 and 1959 in English and held by 130 libraries worldwide
Tsi-Tsa : the biography of a cat by George Mikes( Book )
2 editions published between 1978 and 1981 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
George Mikes britischer Schriftsteller ungarischer Herkunft
George Mikes Brits schrijver
George Mikes britský spisovatel a novinář
George Mikes escritor y periodista húngaro de origen judeo
George Mikes scrittore ungherese
Mikes 1912-1987
Mikes, Georg 1912-1987
Mikes, George.
Mikes, Georges
Mikes, Georges 1912-1987
Mikes, György.
Mikes, György 1912-
Mikes György 1912-1987
Mikes, H. George.
Mikes, H. George 1912-
Mikes, H. George 1912-1987
Джордж Мікеш
Микеш, Джордж Английский писатель-юморист венгерского происхождения
جورج ميكس، 1912-1987
जॉर्ज मिकेश
マイクス, ジョージ
ミケシュ, G
ミケシュ, ジョージ
Languages
English (425)
German (22)
Japanese (5)
Hungarian (4)
Spanish (3)
Polish (2)
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