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McShane, Barbara

Works: 63 works in 200 publications in 2 languages and 931 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Case studies  Autobiographies  Young adult works  Poetry  Fantasy fiction 
Roles: Translator, Author
Classifications: PZ7.P273, FIC
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Publications about Barbara McShane
Publications by Barbara McShane
Most widely held works by Barbara McShane
Bridge to Terabithia by Katherine Paterson( Book )
16 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 372 libraries worldwide
All summer, Jess pushed himself to be the fastest boy in the fifth grade, and when the year's first school-yard race was run, he was going to win. But his victory was stolen by a newcomer, by a girl, one who didn't even know enough to stay on the girls' side of the playground. Then, unexpectedly, Jess finds himself sticking up for Leslie, for the girl who breaks rules and wins races. The friendship between the two grows as Jess guides the city girl through the pitfalls of life in their small, rural town, and Leslie draws him into the world of imaginations world of magic and ceremony called Terabithia. Here, Leslie and Jess rule supreme among the oaks and evergreens, safe from the bullies and ridicule of the mundane world. Safe until an unforeseen tragedy forces Jess to reign in Terabithia alone, and both worlds are forever changed. In this poignant, beautifully rendered novel, Katherine Paterson weaves a powerful story of friendship and courage
Out of Africa by Isak Dinesen( Book )
22 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 51 libraries worldwide
In this book, the author of Seven Gothic Tales gives a true account of her life on her plantation in Kenya. She tells with classic simplicity of the ways of the country and the natives: of the beauty of the Ngong Hills and coffee trees in blossom: of her guests, from the Prince of Wales to Knudsen, the old charcoal burner, who visited her: of primitive festivals: of big game that were her near neighbors--lions, rhinos, elephants, zebras, buffaloes--and of Lulu, the little gazelle who came to live with her, unbelievably ladylike and beautiful
The third man by Graham Greene( Book )
18 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 46 libraries worldwide
The setting is post-war Vienna, a once-beautiful city that was now nothing but war rubble. It's administered by the four victorious nations, Russia, France, Great Britain and the United States, and they all communicate with each other in the language of their former enemy. There's a somber mood, a feeling of decay and destruction throughout. And, of course there's a mystery, and lots of suspense, as the reader is swept into a story of intrigue, betrayal and constantly changing alliances. --Linda Linguvic at
Jacob have I loved by Katherine Paterson( Book )
6 editions published between 1984 and 1988 in Spanish and held by 45 libraries worldwide
Feeling deprived all her life of schooling, friends, mother, and even her name by her twin sister, Louise finally begins to find her identity
Carlism and crisis in Spain, 1931-1939 by Martin Blinkhorn( Book )
4 editions published in 1979 in Spanish and Catalan and held by 30 libraries worldwide
Lecturas, obsesiones y otros ensayos by George Steiner( Archival Material )
2 editions published in 1990 in Spanish and held by 26 libraries worldwide
Europe reshaped, 1848-1878 by J. A. S Grenville( Book )
5 editions published between 1979 and 1984 in Spanish and held by 24 libraries worldwide
Explores the political and international changes that reshaped Europe from 1848 to 1878, and discusses the impact it had on European culture, economy, and society
Benchmarking for competitive advantage by Robert J Boxwell( Book )
4 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in Spanish and held by 20 libraries worldwide
Practical, concise, and easy to read, Benchmarking for Competitive Advantage explains what good benchmarking is and demonstrates how to plan and execute a benchmarking study and develop an action plan for implementing improvements based on the results
La posada de las dos brujas y otros relatos by Joseph Conrad( Book )
7 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in Spanish and held by 20 libraries worldwide
El diario secreto de Adrian Mole by Sue Townsend( Book )
7 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in Spanish and held by 18 libraries worldwide
Follows the ups and downs of one British teenager's life in diary form
The jaguar smile : a Nicaraguan journey by Salman Rushdie( Book )
6 editions published between 1987 and 2005 in Spanish and held by 16 libraries worldwide
In this portrait of the people, the politics, the land, and the poetry of Nicaragua, Rushdie brings to the forefront the palpable human facts of a country in the midst of a revolution. Rushdie went to Nicaragua in 1986, "harboring no preconceptions of what he might find." What he discovered was for him overwhelming: a culture of heroes who had turned into inanimate objects and of politicians and warriors who were poets, a land of difficult, often beautiful contradictions. Rushdie came to know an enormous range of people, from the Foreign Minister-a priest-to a midwife who kept a pet cow in her living room. His perceptions always heightened by his special sensitivity to "the views from underneath," Rushdie reveals a land resounding to the clashes between history and morality, government and individuals. In The Jaguar Smile Rushdie brings us-as few Americans or Europeans could-the true Nicaragua, where nothing is simple, everything is contested, and struggles to the death are daily fare
The Great War and modern memory by Paul Fussell( Book )
2 editions published in 2006 in Spanish and held by 16 libraries worldwide
La Primera Guerra Mundial vista a través de los escritores que la vivieron. Por el autor de Tiempo de guerra. Conciencia y conducta en la Segunda Guerra Mundial
The confidential agent by Graham Greene( Book )
7 editions published between 1986 and 1998 in Spanish and held by 15 libraries worldwide
D. is sent on a wartime mission to buy coal in England. Trusted by no one, he trusts nobody
Rural protest: peasant movements and social change by Henry A Landsberger( Archival Material )
1 edition published in 1978 in Spanish and held by 14 libraries worldwide
Europa en el Siglo XVIII : la aristocracia y el desafío burgués by George F. E Rudé( Archival Material )
3 editions published between 1978 and 1981 in Spanish and held by 12 libraries worldwide
July's people by Nadine Gordimer( Book )
8 editions published between 1983 and 1994 in Spanish and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Als er tussen zwarten en blanken in Zuid-Afrika een burgeroorlog is uitgebroken, duikt een blank gezin onder bij een vroegere huisbediende
Los crecientes dolores de Adrian Mole by Sue Townsend( Book )
5 editions published between 1992 and 2002 in Spanish and held by 11 libraries worldwide
A sensitive British teenager records more highs and lows from his life in his diary
Narrativa completa by Nathanael West( Book )
2 editions published in 1983 in Spanish and held by 9 libraries worldwide
An orderly man by Dirk Bogarde( Archival Material )
3 editions published in 1985 in Spanish and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Biografie van de Engelse (film)acteur, betreffende de periode 1970-1982
Las feministas : los movimientos de emancipación de la mujer en Europa, América y Australasia, 1840-1920 by Richard J Evans( Book )
1 edition published in 1980 in Spanish and held by 7 libraries worldwide
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