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Short, Philip

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Works: 45 works in 111 publications in 8 languages and 1,880 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Records and correspondence  Diaries 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay
Classifications: DS777.75, 303.48251047
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Publications about Philip Short
Publications by Philip Short
Most widely held works by Philip Short
The dragon and the bear : China & Russia in the eighties by Philip Short( Book )
14 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 1,012 libraries worldwide
Forfatteren sammenligner udviklingen i Kina siden Mao's død med udviklingen i Sovjetunionen efter Stalin. Forfatteren beskæftiger sig ikke alene med de to store nationers politiske forhold men også dagliglivet for kineserne og sovjetborgerne både almindelige mennesker og den priviligerede elite
Pol Pot : the history of a nightmare by Philip Short( Book )
18 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 343 libraries worldwide
Here, the former Khmer Rouge Head of State, Pol's brother-in-law and scores of lesser figures speak for the first time at length about their beliefs and motives
Mitterrand : a study in ambiguity by Philip Short( Book )
6 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 129 libraries worldwide
Mao Tsé-toung by Philip Short( Book )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in French and held by 81 libraries worldwide
Portrait de Mao Tsé-Toung qui rappelle les principaux traits de sa personnalité (intellectuel, poète, philosophe...) et les évènements qui ont marqué son parcours politique (la Longue Marche (1934-1935), la résistance au Japon, la proclamation de la République populaire en 1949...)
China, through Mao's eyes ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 77 libraries worldwide
The video counterpart to Philip Short's monumental book Mao: A Life, this four-part series guides viewers through the dynamic, innovative, and brutal accomplishments of the revolutionary Chinese leader. Featuring rarely-seen footage from a trove of film and video materials kept secret for decades by Chinese authorities, the series also presents interviews--granted exclusively to the film makers--with the last surviving members of Mao's inner circle. For students of Mao's era, this series may well represent the most powerful learning tool available. Part one of the series covers the early years of Mao Zedong, his struggle against nationalist and foreign force, and his consolidation of power. Part two explores the formative decades of Mao's government, the Great leap Forward, and events leading up to the Cultural Revolution. Part three examines the Cultural Revolution, its political and economic shockwaves, and its human cost. Part four recounts the Nixon-Mao diplomacy and Mao's death, and assesses the importance of Mao's rule and philosophy in 21st-century China
Mao une histoire chinoise by Adrian Maben( visu )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in French and held by 50 libraries worldwide
Qui fut cet homme dont Richard Nixon dira qu'il a "transformé la Chine et changé le monde"? A la fois stratège militaire, homme politique, visionnaire, philosophe, mais aussi poète, il fut un manipulateur de génie, alliant sensualité, politique et révolution. Durant trente ans, Mao a régné sur la Chine, considéré comme un dieu dans son propre pays et vénéré comme idole révolutionnaire par des millions de personnes en Occident et dans les pays en voie de développement. Pourquoi et comment un fils de paysan issu d'une province isolée de la Chine profonde est-il parvenu à s'ériger en souverain incontesté de la nation la plus peuplée de la terre, possédant une aura et un pouvoir dignes des plus grands empereurs fondateurs de la Chine ? Qu'est-ce qui a engendré le pèlerinage idéologique de Mao à travers le nationalisme et l'anarchisme pour aboutir au communisme, avec comme point culminant une convulsion terrifiante, iconoclaste, et finalement vouée à l'échec : La Révolution culturelle, dont l'objectif fut de calquer les esprits d'une nation entière sur la pensée unique de Mao
Mao Zedong zhuan by Philip Short( Book )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in Chinese and held by 47 libraries worldwide
Pol Pot : anatomie d'un cauchemar by Philip Short( Book )
4 editions published in 2007 in French and held by 44 libraries worldwide
Récit de la vie du dirigeant khmer rouge : sa jeunesse paysanne, ses études, son séjour à Paris et la découverte du marxisme, l'influence qu'a eu le bouddhisme sur lui, sa carrière d'instituteur, la guérilla, la prise du pouvoir, le génocide, sa chute et ses dernières années au fond de la jungle. Cette biographie repose sur des interviews et sur les archives des partis communistes impliqués
Mao eine chinesische Geschichte = Mao - une histoire chinoise ( visu )
10 editions published in 2006 in German and French and held by 26 libraries worldwide
Mao Tse-tung (andere Schreibweise: Mao Zedong) gehört zu den herausragenden Figuren der Weltgeschichte. Er war Militärstratege, Politiker, Philosoph und Poet zugleich; ein genialer Manipulator, der Sinnlichkeit, Politik und Revolution zu verbinden verstand. Er hat, wie Richard Nixon es formulierte, "eine Nation bewegt und die Welt verändert". Mao regierte China dreissig Jahre lang. Er wurde im eigenen Land verehrt wie ein Gott und in der westlichen Welt und den Entwicklungsländern von Millionen Menschen als revolutionäres Idol verehrt. Wie kam es, dass ein Bauernsohn aus einer isolierten Provinz im chinesischen Hinterland (eines der abgelegensten Gebiete des Landes) es schaffte, zum unbestirttenen Herrscher der bevölkerungsreichsten Nation der Welt zu werden, mit einer Aura und Macht, wie sie den grössten Kaisern Chinas würdig gewesen wäre? (Quelle: Umschlag)
In pursuit of plants : experiences of nineteenth & early twentieth century plant collectors by P. S Short( Book )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 12 libraries worldwide
"Illustrated with a selection of nineteenth century botanical art and modern photographs, In Pursuit of Plants will appeal to professional and amateur botanists, gardeners, and anyone interested in natural history and travel."--BOOK JACKET
The history of a nightmare by Philip Short( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Despite only ruling Cambodia for three and a half years, Pol Pot will be remembered as one of the most reviled and hated leaders of the 20th century. This book profiles the horrors that the Khmer Rouge perpetrated, as well as looking at how the international community stood still whilst millions of Cambodians died
Poru poto = Pol Pot : Aru akumu no rekishi ( Book )
2 editions published in 2008 in Japanese and held by 3 libraries worldwide
As it happened Mao - a life ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
"Chairman Mao, the father of Chinese Communism, is one of the giants of world history military strategist, statesman, visionary, philosopher, poet, revolutionary and politician of genius. In making this four-part series the Chinese authorities opened their archives for the first time to tell the full story of the Communist leader's life. This documentary surveys the history of China from the time of its last Emperor, when it was degraded and controlled by Western powers following the Opium Wars, through to the emerging capitalist China of today. It tells the story of Mao Zedong, born to a country farmer and raised among peasants, who went on to become a brilliant scholar, a member of the Congress of the Chinese Communist Party and, ultimately, Party Chairman..." -- SBS website
Mō takutō : aru jinsei 1 by Philip Short( Book )
3 editions published in 2010 in Japanese and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Mao ist nicht tot Mao n'est pas mort ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in German and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Mao ist wieder der Grosse Steuermann von einst, und die ganze Welt sieht in ihm den absoluten Herrscher Chinas: Säuberungsaktionen und die Liquidierung von Tschen Boda und Lin Biao, der Staatsbesuch von Patricia und Richard Nixon, die Konflikte mit der UdSSR und die berühmte Ping-Pong-Diplomatie. Doch Mao altert, er ist krank und weiss, dass sein Tod naht. Der Kampf um seine Nachfolge beginnt: Dem kompromisslosen Revolutionskurs von Maos Frau und der Viererbande stehen pragmatische Männer wie Hua Kuo-feng und Deng Xiaoping gegenüber, die als Sieger hervorgehen. Die Viererbande wird verhaftet, abgeurteilt und ins Gefängnis geworfen. Der Film spricht auch über das Erbe Maos. Was bleibt von Mao? Und vor allem: Was wird aus China nach dem Tod des Mannes, der zugleich der erste Kommunist und der letzte Kaiser war? (http://www.arte.tv/de/search__results/1291966.html, 22.09.2006)
Mao - eine chinesische Geschichte ( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in German and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Mao eine chinesische Geschichte ; Zeitzeugen seit der ersten Stunde ; Aufnahmen aus verbotenen Archiven ; das Filmereignis ( file )
1 edition published in 2006 in German and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Gegen den Strom Contre vents et marées ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in German and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Im Mittelpunkt des ersten Films stehen die ersten fünfzig Lebensjahre von Mao, von seiner Geburt 1893 in einem entlegenen Dorf Chinas bis zur völligen Machtübernahme der Kommunisten Partei Chinas beim VII. Parteitag im Jahr 1945: Maos Kindheit in ärmlichen Verhältnissen, seine Jugend- und Studentenjahre, die erste Ehe und sein Familienleben, der Krieg mit Tschiang Kai-schek, der Lange Marsch (100.000 Männer am Anfang, 5000 am Ende), der Krieg mit Japan, die Zeit in Yanan im Nordwesten Chinas. (http://www.arte.tv/de/geschichte-gesellschaft/Mao-eine-chinesische-Geschichte/TV-Programm/1291962.html, 20.09.2006)
Mō takutō : aru jinsei ( Book )
2 editions published in 2010 in Japanese and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Mao a life ( visu )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
"Chairman Mao, the father of Chinese Communism, is one of the giants of world history ? military strategist, statesman, visionary, philosopher, poet, revolutionary and politician of genius. In making this four-part series the Chinese authorities opened their archives for the first time to tell the full story of the Communist leader's life. This documentary surveys the history of China from the time of its last Emperor, when it was degraded and controlled by Western powers following the Opium Wars, through to the emerging capitalist China of today. It tells the story of Mao Zedong, born to a country farmer and raised among peasants, who went on to become a brilliant scholar, a member of the Congress of the Chinese Communist Party and, ultimately, Party Chairman." (From France, in English and Mandarin, English Subtitles) M (V,A) CC WS -- website
 
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Alternative Names
Šorts, Filips
ショート, フィリップ
Languages
English (41)
French (17)
German (12)
Japanese (7)
Italian (3)
Chinese (2)
Spanish (1)
Czech (1)
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