WorldCat Identities

Vicas, Victor

Overview
Works: 131 works in 203 publications in 5 languages and 552 library holdings
Genres: Internet videos  Documentary films  History  Historical films  Biography  Drama  Nonfiction films  Biographical films  Musical films  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Director, Producer, Bibliographic antecedent, Performer, Restager
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Victor Vicas
The impromptu impostor by Victor V̈icas( Book )

2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Crusades: Saints and Sinners by Learning Corporation of America( Visual )

6 editions published between 1969 and 2008 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the First Crusade, beginning with Pope Urban's speech at Clermont in 1095 and ending with the taking of Jerusalem and the slaughter of all its inhabitants. Examines the irony implicit in the concept of a holy war. Explores the motives of the crusaders and introduces the leading figures of the crusade
The French Revolution : the Bastille by Victor Vicas( Visual )

6 editions published between 1970 and 2007 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on the fall of the Bastille to show how a weak, bankrupt king's effort to raise money unleashed the first total revolution in history. Examines what makes an ordinary man leave his daily tasks and take part in a revolution
The French Revolution: The Bastille( Visual )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on the fall of the Bastille to show how King Louis XVI's effort to raise additional monies unleashed the first total revolution in history
Napoleon: The Making of a Dictator( Visual )

3 editions published between 1971 and 2007 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portrays the kind of political and social chaos from which dictators draw their strength, and shows how military victories built the popularity of Napoleon
Charlemagne: Holy Barbarian( Visual )

5 editions published between 1969 and 2007 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on one campaign waged by Charlemagne against theSaxons in 782. Uses the example of this campaign in order to examine the problem of brutality as a tool of civilization. Discusses the cultural contributions to Charlemagne and shows the ruthless means he used to accomplish his goals
Napoleon: The End of a Dictator( Visual )

4 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the causes of Napoleon's downfall, including his country's weariness with war and tyranny. Explains some of the new spirit of nationalism throughout Europe
Les brigades du tigre by Jérôme Cornuau( Visual )

13 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in French and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

French television series about a motorized police brigade set during the early 20th century
L'Inconnu de la Mer morte, roman by Victor Vicas( Book )

3 editions published in 1969 in French and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'Homme au cerveau greffé, roman by Alain Franck( Book )

4 editions published in 1969 in French and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Morgen bist du ein anderer Roman by Alain Frank( Book )

4 editions published between 1970 and 1973 in German and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

SOS Gletscherpilot( Visual )

7 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in German and and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vidéo de fiction dont le personnage central est Hermann Geiger
The wayward bus( Visual )

5 editions published between 1957 and 2012 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adapted from John Steinbeck's best-selling novel, The Wayward Bus (1957) is a modern-day pilgrimage tale about a motley group of travelers on the road in rural -- and occasionally perilous -- California. The bus battles storm, flood and rockslide to get from remote Rebel Corners to the bright lights of San Juan -- and the journey turns to one of personal discovery
Stop train 349( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"At the height of the Cold War, an East German refugee slips aboard an American military train leaving East Berlin. The Russian and East German authorities stop the train and demand that the "criminal" be handed over to them. The young American officer in charge of the train doesn't want to do it, but fears that he may have no choice in the matter."--Imdb.com
3 m 20 à l'infini; roman by Dominique Eudes( Book )

2 editions published in 1971 in French and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic musicals( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wild guitar (1962, 89 min.): Bud Eagle leaves rural South Dakota on his motor scooter for Hollywood, with nothing but his guitar and his ambitions. After arriving in town, Bud meets a young beauty named Vicki who finagles him an appearance on a TV show, and the response is wild. Sneaky deal-maker Mike McCauley persuades Bud to make him his manager and proceeds to completely exploit Bud and boost his popularity, while diverting his income
The wayward bus : screenplay by Ivan Moffat( Book )

2 editions published in 1957 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Geen God, geen meester" by Jean-Yves Delitte( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in Dutch and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les brigades du Tigre( )

in Undetermined and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tolstoy : the personal side of Leo Tolstoy( Visual )

in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary on personal side of Leo Tolstoy with comments from his descendants
 
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Alternative Names
Katz, Victor 1918-1985

Victor Vicas Film director, Screenwriter

Victor Vicas Frans filmregisseur (1918-1985)

Victor Vicas russisch-französischer Regisseur, Drehbuchautor, Produzent, Kameramann und Darsteller

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Languages
English (39)

French (22)

German (8)

(3)

Dutch (1)