WorldCat Identities

Sykes, Christopher 1907-1986

Overview
Works: 80 works in 339 publications in 6 languages and 7,614 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Biographies  Terms and phrases  Fiction  Military history  Music  Bibliography  Personal narratives‡vJewish 
Roles: Author, Correspondent, Interviewer
Classifications: PR6045.A97, B
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Evelyn Waugh : a biography by Christopher Sykes( Book )

42 editions published between 1975 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,723 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"As a comic writer, as a satirist, as a master of English prose Evelyn has been more admired than any other novelist of his generation. Recent readings from his war novels on the BBC have shown that this was no passing fashion. Yet few authors have inspired, have courted, so much antipathy and resentment by their public utterances and attitudes." --Publisher's description
Nancy; the life of Lady Astor by Christopher Sykes( Book )

16 editions published between 1972 and 1986 in English and held by 1,227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A biographical study of Lady Astor that emphasizes her early years in America and her role in British politics and society." --Publisher's description
Crossroads to Israel by Christopher Sykes( Book )

47 editions published between 1965 and 1973 in 4 languages and held by 1,187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the establishment of the state of Israel from the Balfour Declaration of 1917 to the first seventeen years of the new state is a confused and often tragic one. The story is told here as fully as possible. Successive British Governments played parts in the story ranging from the magnificent to the shabby. Mr Sykes, who lived in Palastine during the thirties, endeavours to tell the story fairly and sympathetically
Orde Wingate : a biography by Christopher Sykes( Book )

32 editions published between 1949 and 1997 in 4 languages and held by 657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This biography deals with the British officer in World War II who organized special patrols against the Arab terrorists and became devoted to the cause of Zionism
Four studies in loyalty by Christopher Sykes( Book )

24 editions published between 1848 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tormented loyalty; the story of a German aristocrat who defied Hitler by Christopher Sykes( Book )

3 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two studies in virtue by Christopher Sykes( Book )

12 editions published in 1953 in English and Undetermined and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Character and situation; six short stories by Christopher Sykes( Book )

8 editions published between 1949 and 1950 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Troubled loyalty : a biography of Adam von Trott zu Solz by Christopher Sykes( Book )

11 editions published between 1900 and 1969 in 3 languages and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wassmuss : "the German Lawrence" by Christopher Sykes( Book )

11 editions published between 1936 and 1943 in 3 languages and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Answer to question 33 by Christopher Sykes( Book )

4 editions published in 1948 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diplomatic situation with British and Near East setting
A song of a shirt by Christopher Sykes( Book )

9 editions published in 1953 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The seven deadly sins by Ian Fleming( Book )

2 editions published between 1962 and 2002 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This sparkling curiosity was inspired by Ian Fleming, who in 1962 had the intriguing idea of asking eminent British writers to comment on the deadly sins for the London Sunday Times. The result is a colletive display of wit, erudition, and common sense, as each author essays his or her assigned vice."--Cover
Waßmuß, der deutsche Lawrence ; Auf Grund der Tagebücher und Aufzeichnungen des verstorbenen Konsuls, deutscher und englischer Quellen und des unter gleichem Titel erschienenen Buches von Christopher Sykes by Dagobert von Mikusch( Book )

7 editions published between 1937 and 1938 in German and Undetermined and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adam von Trott : eine deutsche Tragödie by Christopher Sykes( Book )

5 editions published in 1969 in German and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dates & parties by Christopher Sykes( Book )

8 editions published in 1955 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William : or, More loved than loving by Arthur Paul John Charles James Gore Sudley( Book )

3 editions published in 1956 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wassmuss, T̀he German Lawrence' : his adventures in Persia during and after the War by Christopher Sykes( Book )

6 editions published between 1900 and 1937 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wassmus, "le Lawrence allemand" : ses aventures en Perse pendant la guerre mondiale by Christopher Sykes( Book )

8 editions published in 1936 in French and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Noblesse oblige; an enquiry into the identifiable characteristics of the English aristocracy by Nancy Mitford( Book )

5 editions published between 1956 and 1959 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The seven deadly sins
Alternative Names

controlled identityWaughburton, Richard

Christopher Sykes British writer

Christopher Sykes écrivain britannique

Saiḳs, Krisṭofer 1907-1986

Sykes, Christopher Hugh.

Кристофер Сайкес

סיקס, כריסטופר 1907-

سايكس، كريستوفر

كريستوفر سايكس، 1907-1986

사이크스, 크리스토퍼 1907-

Languages
English (216)

German (20)

French (8)

Hebrew (6)

Spanish (3)

Japanese (1)

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