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Wilber, Donald Newton

Overview
Works: 83 works in 518 publications in 5 languages and 11,156 library holdings
Genres: History  Bibliography  Juvenile works  Biography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Compiler, Other
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Most widely held works about Donald Newton Wilber
 
Most widely held works by Donald Newton Wilber
Iran, past and present by Donald Newton Wilber( Book )

117 editions published between 1948 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 2,128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the gradual transformation of a cleared farm field into a dense forest
Pakistan, its people, its society, its culture by Donald Newton Wilber( Book )

14 editions published between 1964 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Persepolis, the archaeology of Parsa, seat of the Persian kings by Donald Newton Wilber( Book )

24 editions published between 1969 and 1989 in English and Russian and held by 925 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Afghanistan: its people, its society, its culture by Donald Newton Wilber( Book )

15 editions published in 1962 in English and Undetermined and held by 793 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Annotated bibliography of Afghanistan by Donald Newton Wilber( Book )

36 editions published between 1952 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Persian gardens & garden pavilions by Donald Newton Wilber( Book )

33 editions published between 1962 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 629 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The garden has always had a special meaning for the Persian. The Persian garden, with its flowing pools, fountains, waterways, rows of tall trees, rich arrays of fruit trees and flowers, and cool pavilions, has represented an image of paradise. It was no doubt the relatively arid climate and lack of greenery of the Iranian topography that gave the garden such a supreme value. Persian literature, poetry, and art all reflect this deep-felt attachment to the garden. The present work is both a comprehensive survey and an appreciation of this Persian tradition of gardens and garden pavi
United Arab Republic, Egypt: its people, its society, its culture by Donald Newton Wilber( Book )

15 editions published in 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The architecture of Islamic Iran : the Il Khānid period by Donald Newton Wilber( Book )

48 editions published between 1949 and 1986 in English and Persian and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The nations of Asia by Donald Newton Wilber( Book )

5 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learning about other countries and continents can be an exhilarating experience. Not only does it open children's minds and allow them to become more diverse, but it also teaches them unique trivia that is sure to blow their friend's minds. For instance, did you know that everybody in Vietnam has the same birthday? Or that it is illegal to be fat in Japan? With a Nations of Asia picture book, they will learn even more interesting facts and discover the beautiful geography that is the countries of Japan, China, Vietnam, and Malaysia just to name a few. This picture book is sure to thrill all young minds
Contemporary Iran by Donald Newton Wilber( Book )

14 editions published between 1962 and 1963 in English and Undetermined and held by 493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Iran, past and present : from monarchy to Islamic republic by Donald Newton Wilber( Book )

19 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This ninth edition of the standard work on Iran includes up-to-date statistics and current information on the country. It begins with an account of the history, arts, languages, and religions of Iran from 4000 B.C. to the present"--Publisher's website
Riza Shah Pahlavi : the resurrection and reconstruction of Iran by Donald Newton Wilber( Book )

9 editions published between 1975 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When first published in 1975, this book for the first time in any language was the full-length study of Riza [Reza] Shah Pahlavi and his time. His participation in the coup d'etat of 1921 marked the opening stage of resurrection of Iran [Persia], while his coronation in 1926 as the first monarch of the Pahlavi dynasty marked the unfolding of its reconstruction. This is the story of a man who loved his country more than life itself. Born in 1878, starting on a career as a soldier with little education and no fortune, he became an absolute monarch, implacable on his hatred of foreign influence, demanding of himself and his people. Rising through the ranks of the army, holding council with no one, Riza Shah envisaged a modern and powerful nation, and when the opportunity came he seized it--striving to unite the villagers, the nomads, the city dwellers into a strongly nationalistic, progressive country"--Provided by publisher
The Timurid architecture of Iran and Turan by Lisa Golombek( Book )

29 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pakistan yesterday and today by Donald Newton Wilber( Book )

8 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The land and its people since the separation from India in 1947; with analysis of its political, economic and social instituitions, and relations with other nations
The land and people of Ceylon by Donald Newton Wilber( Book )

5 editions published between 1963 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the land, natural resources, history, political structure, major industries, and people of this island nationoff the southern tip of India
Iran : oasis of stabiity in Middle East? by Donald Newton Wilber( Book )

5 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Afghanistan by Donald Newton Wilber( Book )

10 editions published between 1956 and 1962 in English and Undetermined and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Some aspects of contemporary Pakistani society : with chapters on the culture and the society, social structure, traditional patterns of living by Donald Newton Wilber( Book )

5 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Regime change in Iran : overthrow of premier Mossadeq of Iran, November 1952 - August 1953 by Donald Newton Wilber( Book )

6 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four hundred forty-six kings of Iran by Donald Newton Wilber( Book )

6 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Persian gardens & garden pavilions
Alternative Names
Donald Wilber, 1907-

Donald Wilber American spy

Donald Wilber schrijver uit Verenigde Staten van Amerika (1907-1997)

Uilber, D.

Uilber, Donald.

Wilber, D.

Wilber, D. N.

Wilber, D. N. 1907-1997

Wilber Donald 1907-....

Wilber, Donald 1907-1997

Wilber, Donald N.

Wilber, Donald N. 1907-...

Wilber, Donald N. 1907-1997

Wilber, Donald N. (Donald Newton)

Wilber, Donald Newton

Wilber, Donāld Niuton.

Wīlbir, Dūnāld 1907-1997

Willber, Donald Newton.

دونالد ویلبر

ولبر، دونالد نيوتن

ويلبر، دونالد ن.

ডোনাল্ড উইলবার

Languages
English (397)

Persian (5)

Russian (4)

Arabic (3)

German (2)

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Persian gardens & garden pavilionsRegime change in Iran : overthrow of premier Mossadeq of Iran, November 1952 - August 1953