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Thorwald, Jürgen

Overview
Works: 414 works in 1,512 publications in 4 languages and 9,094 library holdings
Genres: History  Case studies  Biography  Military history 
Roles: Author, Former owner, Dedicatee, Creator, Bibliographic antecedent, Editor, Other, Author of introduction
Classifications: HV8073, 617.09
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Most widely held works about Jürgen Thorwald
 
Most widely held works by Jürgen Thorwald
Crime and science; the new frontier in criminology by Jürgen Thorwald( Book )

6 editions published in 1967 in English and German and held by 796 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science and secrets of early medicine: Egypt, Mesopotamia, India, China, Mexico, Peru by Jürgen Thorwald( Book )

15 editions published between 1962 and 1963 in English and German and held by 786 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A pictorial history and in essence, medical archaeology, by the author of The Century of the Surgeon. In Egypt, the Ebers Papyrus (not later than 2100 B.C.) is actually a first textbook; there too, where they tried to cure, they also perfected the art of embalming and from the buried evidence many of the diseases then prevalent can now be identified. Including India, China, Mexico and Peru, this provides a visual history-- there are some 370 illustrations, eight in full color, and it is a fascinating book to look at and learn from
The century of the detective by Jürgen Thorwald( Book )

7 editions published between 1964 and 1965 in English and held by 626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes material on Alphonese Bertillon, Scotland Yard, Adolf Beck, Doctor Crippen, Bernard Spilsbury, Marie Lafarge, Marie Besnard, Sacco-Vanzett, St. Valentine's Day Massacre, among other topics
The century of the surgeon by Jürgen Thorwald( Book )

21 editions published between 1956 and 1963 in English and German and held by 610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The triumph of surgery by Jürgen Thorwald( Book )

13 editions published between 1960 and 1967 in English and German and held by 603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Triumph of Surgery" begins with the use of local anesthesia, which made it possible to treat cases that had previously been inoperable - tumors of the brain and spinal cord, goiters, pulmonary tuberculosis, hernia, diseases of the eye and nerves. Through the pages of the story move the vivid figures of the Mayo brothers, of Charcot and Freud; Marion Sims, the American doctor of the Empress Eugenie, and others
The illusion : Soviet soldiers in Hitler's armies by Jürgen Thorwald( Book )

5 editions published between 1974 and 1975 in English and German and held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How did Soviet soldiers get in Hitler's army? This question is looked at from the perspective of trying to open the historical record on this subject and dispel or confirm the truth of the matter
The patients by Jürgen Thorwald( Book )

3 editions published between 1971 and 1972 in English and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Das Ende an der Elbe by Jürgen Thorwald( Book )

53 editions published between 1950 and 1981 in German and Undetermined and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Flight in the winter; Russia conquers, January to May 1945 by Jürgen Thorwald( Book )

3 editions published in 1951 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Macht und Geheimnis der frühen Ärzte; Ägypten, Babylonien, Indien, China, Mexiko, Peru by Jürgen Thorwald( Book )

39 editions published between 1962 and 1993 in German and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Populärwissenschaftliche Darst. ärztlicher Behandlungstechniken im Altertum; Mumien, Skelettfunde, Papyri und Tontafeln als Dokumente von Krankheiten und ärztlichen Tuns
The dismissal; the last days of Ferdinand Sauerbruch by Jürgen Thorwald( Book )

6 editions published between 1961 and 1962 in English and German and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Das Jahrhundert der Chirurgen; nach den Papieren meines Grossvaters, des Chirurgen H. St. Hartmann by Jürgen Thorwald( Book )

65 editions published between 1956 and 1997 in 4 languages and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Entlassung; das Ende des Chirurgen Ferdinand Sauerbruch by Jürgen Thorwald( Book )

54 editions published between 1960 and 1983 in 3 languages and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sauerbruch, Ferdinand
Das Jahrhundert der Detektive; Weg und Abenteuer der Kriminalistik by Jürgen Thorwald( Book )

38 editions published between 1964 and 1974 in 3 languages and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Das Gewürz : die Saga der Juden in Amerika by Jürgen Thorwald( Book )

12 editions published between 1978 and 1980 in German and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die grosse Flucht by Jürgen Thorwald( Book )

34 editions published between 1960 and 1998 in German and Undetermined and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Illusion : Rotarmisten in Hitlers Heeren by Jürgen Thorwald( Book )

19 editions published between 1974 and 1978 in 3 languages and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Das Weltreich der Chirurgen; nach den Papieren meines Grossvaters, des Chirurgen H. St. Hartmann by Jürgen Thorwald( Book )

47 editions published between 1957 and 1989 in German and Undetermined and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The marks of Cain by Jürgen Thorwald( Book )

6 editions published between 1965 and 1968 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wen sie verderben Wollen; Bericht des grossen Verrats by Jürgen Thorwald( Book )

9 editions published in 1952 in German and Undetermined and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Bongartz, Heinz.

Bongartz, Heinz 1915-2006

Bongartz, Heinz, 1916-

Bongartz, Heinz, nom véritable

Jürgen Thorwald Duits schrijver

Jürgen Thorwald écrivain allemand

Jürgen Thorwald escriptor alemany

Jürgen Thorwald escritor alemán

Jürgen Thorwald escrivan alemand

Jürgen Thorwald German writer

Jürgen Thorwald německý spisovatel

Jürgen Thorwald tysk författare

Jürgen Thorwald tysk skribent

Thorwald, Jürgen, 1915-

Thorwald, Jurgen 1915-2006

Thorwald, Jürgen, 1916-

Toóc-van, Guyé̂c-gien

Tooc-van, Guyec-gien 1915-2006

Torval'd, Ju

Torval'd, Ju 1915-2006

Torval'd, Ju. [t]

Torvalʹd, Jurgen 1915-2006

Torval'd, Û.

Torval'd, Ûrgen.

Torvalds, J. (Jirgens), 1915-2006

Torvalds, Jirgens 1915-2006

Torwal'd, Ju

Torwal'd, Jurgen

Tūrwāld, Žārgin

Tūrwāld, Žārgin 1915-2006

Торвальд, Ю. (Юрген), 1915-2006

Юрген, Торвальд

یورگن توروالد نویسنده آلمانی

ソールワルド

ソールワルド, ユールゲン

トールヴァルド

トールヴァルト, J.

トールヴァルト, ユルゲン

トールワルド, ユルゲン

ユルゲン・トールヴァルト

Languages
German (338)

English (80)

French (16)

Dutch (1)