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Kneale, Matthew 1960-

Overview
Works: 32 works in 213 publications in 14 languages and 5,256 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Psychological fiction  Historical fiction 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PR6061.N37, 823.914
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Publications about Matthew Kneale
Publications by Matthew Kneale
Most widely held works by Matthew Kneale
English passengers by Matthew Kneale( Book )
71 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in 12 languages and held by 1,975 libraries worldwide
A Manx crew and three English passengers arrive at Tasmania in the 1850s to discover that the aboriginal way of life is gone forever
When we were Romans : a novel by Matthew Kneale( Book )
26 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,350 libraries worldwide
Nine-year-old Lawrence watches protectively over his mother and little sister, especially when, feeling endangered by their estranged father, his mother decides the three of them must leave their life in England to seek refuge in Rome
Small crimes in an age of abundance by Matthew Kneale( Book )
20 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 587 libraries worldwide
Journeying from England to China, South America to Arica and the Middle East, a collection of short fiction follows ordinary people as they struggle to survive their encounters with strange new worlds
Mr Foreigner by Matthew Kneale( Book )
15 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 361 libraries worldwide
In this novel about the differences between Western and Eastern cultures, a young Englishman finds himself trapped in Tokyo. Matthew Kneale is the author of the English Passengers, which won the Whitbread Book of the Year 2000
English passengers by Matthew Kneale( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 254 libraries worldwide
This novel tells two parallel stories: one of three eccentric Englishmen who set sail for Tasmania to find the garden of Eden; the other of a young Tasmanian aborigine and his tribe, struggling against the invading British, who prove as lethal in their good intentions as in their cruelty
Sweet Thames by Matthew Kneale( Book )
19 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 196 libraries worldwide
Analyse: Roman historique. Roman psychologique (intime)
An atheist's history of belief : understanding our most extraordinary invention by Matthew Kneale( Book )
12 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 153 libraries worldwide
What first prompted prehistoric man, sheltering in the shadows of deep caves, to call upon the realm of the spirits? And why has belief thrived ever since, leading us to invent heaven and hell, sin and redemption, and above all, gods? This title deals with these questions
Whore banquets by Matthew Kneale( Book )
4 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 74 libraries worldwide
Roman om en ung englænder, der arbejder illegalt i Japan. Hans japanske venindes familie overtager styringen af hans liv
Inside Rose's kingdom by Matthew Kneale( Book )
3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 54 libraries worldwide
De geschiedenis van het geloof : hoe een atheïst kijkt naar de diepzinnigste uitvinding van de menselijke geest by Matthew Kneale( Book )
1 edition published in 2014 in Dutch and held by 31 libraries worldwide
Historisch overzicht van allerlei uitingen van religieus geloof, vanaf de prehistorie tot heden, waarbij angst wordt beschouwd als de grote drijfveer van religie
Understanding our most extraordinary invention by Matthew Kneale( Book )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 29 libraries worldwide
What first prompted prehistoric man, sheltering in the shadows of deep caves, to call upon the realm of the spirits? And why has belief thrived since, shaping millennia of civilizations, thousands of generations of shamans, pharaohs, Aztec priests and Mayan rulers, Jews, Buddhists, Christians and Scientologists?
Powder by Matthew Kneale( Book )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
Il passeggero inglese by Matthew Kneale( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in Italian and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Gospodin stranac by Matthew Kneale( Book )
4 editions published between 1987 and 2002 in Catalan and Croatian and held by 8 libraries worldwide
An atheist's history of belief : understanding our most extraordinary invention by Matthew Kneale( file )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
What first prompted prehistoric man, sheltering in the shadows of deep caves, to call upon the realm of the spirits? And why has belief thrived ever since, leading us to invent heaven and hell, sin and redemption, and above all, gods? Religion reflects our deepest hopes and fears; whether you are a believer or, like Matthew Kneale, a non-believer who admires mankind's capacity to create and to imagine, it has shaped our world. And as our dreams and nightmares have changed over the millennia, so have our beliefs - from shamans to Aztec priests, from Buddhists to Christians: the gods we created have evolved with us. Belief is humanity's most epic invention. It has always been our closest companion and greatest consolation. To understand it is to better understand ourselves
Banquete de putas by Matthew Kneale( Book )
2 editions published in 1989 in Spanish and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Sweet Thames a novel by Matthew Kneale( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
In 1849 London, in the midst of a deadly cholera epidemic, young engineer Joshua Jeavons is convinced it is his mission to save the city and reform its festering sewers. At the same time his domestic life is troubled. Then a sidden and mystifying disappearance throws his whole life into turmoil in a London previously unknown to him
Piccoli crimini nell'età dell'abbondanza by Matthew Kneale( Book )
2 editions published in 2007 in Italian and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Un ateo racconta la fede : storia di un'invenzione che ha cambiato il mondo by Matthew Kneale( Book )
2 editions published in 2014 in Italian and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Passatgers anglesos by Matthew Kneale( Book )
2 editions published in 2002 in Spanish and Catalan and held by 3 libraries worldwide
 
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Kneale, Matthew 1960-...
Matthew Kneale britischer Autor
Matthew Kneale British writer
Matthew Kneale Brits auteur
Matthew Kneale écrivain britannique
Matthew Kneale escritor británico
Matthew Kneale scrittore britannico
Nīls, Metjū 1960-
ニール, マシュー
Languages
English (137)
French (14)
German (10)
Spanish (8)
Italian (5)
Croatian (4)
Catalan (4)
Japanese (2)
Danish (2)
Dutch (2)
Turkish (2)
Czech (2)
Serbian (1)
Thai (1)
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