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Furnas, J. C. (Joseph Chamberlain) 1905-2001

Overview
Works: 67 works in 322 publications in 6 languages and 13,036 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Fiction  Psychological fiction  Humor 
Roles: Author, Other, Editor
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about J. C Furnas
 
Most widely held works by J. C Furnas
The Americans ; a social history of the United States : 1587-1914 by J. C Furnas( Book )

39 editions published between 1969 and 1971 in English and held by 2,471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Builds a sense of the character in an intimate view of American life
Goodbye to Uncle Tom by J. C Furnas( Book )

32 editions published between 1936 and 1969 in English and Italian and held by 2,040 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Great times : an informal social history of the United States, 1914-1929 by J. C Furnas( Book )

8 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 1,090 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emphasizes the interplay of popular ideological and cultural currents in the years bridging the first world war and the Depression
Voyage to windward : the life of Robert Louis Stevenson by J. C Furnas( Book )

10 editions published between 1951 and 1962 in English and held by 995 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The road to Harpers Ferry by J. C Furnas( Book )

6 editions published between 1959 and 1961 in English and held by 922 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of John Brown and the "Secret Six", influential Americans who supported him in the raid of Harpers Ferry, told against a background of the African slave trade
Anatomy of paradise: Hawaii and the islands of the South Seas by J. C Furnas( Book )

23 editions published between 1937 and 1950 in English and held by 887 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Facts as opposed to legend and the movies
The life and times of the late Demon Rum by J. C Furnas( Book )

19 editions published between 1965 and 1973 in English and held by 805 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Informal history of American drinking habits from Colonial times through the Prohibition period to the present
Stormy weather : crosslights on the nineteen thirties : an informal social history of the United States 1929-1941 by J. C Furnas( Book )

6 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 731 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fanny Kemble : leading lady of the nineteenth-century stage : a biography by J. C Furnas( Book )

5 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How America lives by J. C Furnas( Book )

43 editions published between 1939 and 1946 in 6 languages and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The beach of Falesá by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )

2 editions published in 1956 in English and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A suspenseful tale of intrigue in the South Seas, 'The Beach of Falesá' is distinguished, among Stevenson's works of fiction, for its realism. It pictures unregenerate human nature--the natives with their superstition and gullibility; the traders with their crudness, treachery, and degradation; the missionaries with their misguided zeal. A memorable feature of the story is the characterization of Wiltshire, a rough, uneducated man, something of a braggart, but withal a man of courage and rudimentary decency." Masterplots
Voyage to windward : the life of Robert Louis Stevenson by J. C Furnas( Book )

19 editions published between 1951 and 1962 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Devil's rainbow by J. C Furnas( Book )

7 editions published between 1962 and 1963 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Whatever goes up-- the hazardous fortunes of a natural born gambler by George Crouse Tyler( Book )

4 editions published in 1934 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The road to Harpers Ferry; facts and follies of the war on slavery by J. C Furnas( Book )

11 editions published between 1960 and 1961 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Americans : a social history of the United States, 1587-1914 by J. C Furnas( Book )

3 editions published between 1969 and 1971 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lightfoot Island by J. C Furnas( Book )

2 editions published in 1968 in Undetermined and English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gamblers don't gamble by Michael MacDougall( Book )

6 editions published between 1939 and 1970 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mr. Webster's bloomers; or, English bashed and unabashed by John Bailey( Book )

2 editions published in 1956 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

So you're going to stop smoking by J. C Furnas( Book )

4 editions published in 1939 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Chamberlain Furnas, Joseph 1905-2001

Furnas, J. C.

Furnas, J. C. 1905-2001

Furnas, Joseph Chamberlain

Furnas, Joseph Chamberlain 1905-

Furnas, Joseph Chamberlain 1905-2001

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