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Thomson, George Derwent

Overview
Works: 221 works in 1,053 publications in 22 languages and 8,562 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Tragedies (Drama)  Mythological plays  History  Juvenile works  Fiction  Biography  Autobiographies  Sources 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Other, Creator, Dedicatee, Composer, Honoree, Contributor
Classifications: PA3827.P8, 882.01
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Most widely held works by George Derwent Thomson
Aeschylus and Athens; a study in the social origins of drama by George Thomson( Book )

123 editions published between 1940 and 1980 in 4 languages and held by 1,425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For the general reader
Studies in ancient Greek society by George Thomson( Book )

86 editions published between 1949 and 2007 in 8 languages and held by 1,085 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty years a-growing by Muiris Ó Súileabháin( Book )

32 editions published between 1933 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 971 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The story of one of the islanders [of Blasket islands] written by himself."--Pref., p. ix
Prometheus bound by Aeschylus( Book )

30 editions published between 1932 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the greatest of the classical Greek dramas, based on the Greek legend of the Titan demi-god who, against the will of Zeus, stole fire from the gods for the benefit of man. His terrible punishment by Zeus, and his continuing defiance of Zeus in the face of that punishment, remain universal symbols of man's vulnerability in any struggle with the gods
The Greek language by George Thomson( Book )

30 editions published between 1960 and 1989 in English and Greek, Modern and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plains Indians by Jill Hughes( Book )

4 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the Indians who inhabited the Great Plains of the United States, describing their way of life and struggles against the white man
Marxism and poetry by George Thomson( Book )

24 editions published between 1945 and 1996 in 7 languages and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A manual of modern Greek by George Thomson( Book )

16 editions published between 1966 and 1967 in 3 languages and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Oresteia of Aeschylus by Aeschylus( Book )

24 editions published in 1966 in 4 languages and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Oresteia -- Agamemnon, Choephori, and The Eumenides -- depicts the downfall of the house of Atreus: after King Agamemnon is murdered by Clytemnestra, their son, Orestes, is commanded by Apollo to avenge the crime by killing his mother, and he does so, bringing on himself the wrath of the Furies and the judgment of Athens. Together, the three plays are one of the major achievements of Greek antiquity. - Publisher
Greek lyric metre by George Thomson( Book )

30 editions published between 1929 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From Marx to Mao Tse-tung: a study in revolutionary dialectics by George Thomson( Book )

24 editions published between 1971 and 1977 in 3 languages and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Oresteia of Aeschylus by Aeschylus( Book )

9 editions published between 1938 and 2013 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The twelve words of the Gypsy by Kōstēs Palamas( Book )

3 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aischylos und Athen : eine Untersuchung der gesellschaftlichen Ursprünge des Dramas by George Thomson( Book )

38 editions published between 1941 and 2005 in 9 languages and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frühgeschichte Griechenlands und der Ägäis by George Thomson( Book )

20 editions published between 1946 and 1980 in 3 languages and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studies in Ancient Greek society : the prehistoric Aegean by George Thomson( Book )

42 editions published between 1949 and 1989 in English and Greek, Modern and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les Premiers philosophes by George Thomson( Book )

18 editions published between 1955 and 1989 in 7 languages and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Capitalism and after; the rise and fall of commodity production by George Thomson( Book )

10 editions published between 1973 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Articles on capitalism and after the rise and fall of commodity production
The Oresteia trilogy : (Agamemnon, Choephoroe, Eumenides) ; Prometheus bound by Aeschylus( Book )

6 editions published between 1965 and 1975 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Island home : the Blasket heritage by George Thomson( Book )

6 editions published between 1987 and 1998 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Blasket Islands lie off Slea Head, county Kerry, in Dunquin Parish. Great Blasket Island, the largest, was inhabited by a small Gaelic speaking fishing community. In 1953 the entire population was moved to the mainland. This isolated group had produced seven acclaimed authors and twenty books of Gaelic literature
 
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Prometheus bound
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Prometheus boundIsland home : the Blasket heritage
Alternative Names
George Derwent Thomson Brits filosoof (-1987)

George Derwent Thomson britský klasický filolog, marxistický historik a filozof

George Derwent Thomson englischer Altphilologe, marxistischer Literaturwissenschaftler und Keltologe

George Derwent Thomson filòsof britànic

George Derwent Thomson filósofo británico

George Derwent Thomson philosophe britannique

Mac Laghmhainn, Sẻóirse

Mac Laghmhainn, Seóirse 1903-1987

Mac Tomáis, Seoirse.

Mac Tomáis, Seoirse 1903-1987

Seoirse Mac Thomáis

Seoirse Mac Thomáis fealsúnaí Sasanach

Tāmsan̲, Jārj

Tāmsan̲, Jārj, 1903-1987

Tāmsūn, Jūrj, 1903-1987

Thomson G.

Thomson, G 1903-1987

Thomson George

Thomson, George, 1903-

Thomson George 1903-1987

Thomson, George b. 1903

Thomson, George Derwent

Thomson, George Derwent, 1903-1987

Tomson, Dž.

Томсон, Дж., 1903-1987

Томсон, Джордж Деруэнт

תומסון, ג'ורג' דרוונט

תומסון, גורג דרונט

جورج طومسون، 1903-1987

ஜார்ஜ் தாம்சன்

톰슨, 조지 1903-1987

톰슨, 조지 더웬트 1903-1987

トムスン, ジョージ

トムソン, ジョージ

湯姆生.

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