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Gascoigne, Bamber

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Most widely held works about Bamber Gascoigne
 
Most widely held works by Bamber Gascoigne
How to identify prints : a complete guide to manual and mechanical processes from woodcut to ink jet by Bamber Gascoigne( Book )

65 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Christians by Bamber Gascoigne( Book )

23 editions published between 1977 and 1986 in 4 languages and held by 1,315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the history and development of the Christian religion through discussion of the men and women who shaped it
World theatre; an illustrated history by Bamber Gascoigne( Book )

38 editions published between 1968 and 1973 in 3 languages and held by 1,297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

World Theatre covers an enormous range- both spatial and temporal- four thousand years of man's experimentation with and involvement in the theatrical experience. The story is told from the unique vantage point of actual theatre illustrations: sketches, drawings, engravings, paintings, and diagrams.--[book jacket]
The great Moghuls by Bamber Gascoigne( Book )

45 editions published between 1971 and 2003 in 5 languages and held by 1,198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twentieth-century drama by Bamber Gascoigne( Book )

49 editions published between 1962 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,058 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dynasties and treasures of China by Bamber Gascoigne( Book )

22 editions published between 1973 and 1976 in 4 languages and held by 879 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Encyclopedia of Britain by Bamber Gascoigne( Book )

18 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 734 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides a panorama of Britain's past and present in 6000 entries alphabetically arranged. No well-known fact is omitted
Castles of Britain by Christina Gascoigne( Book )

6 editions published between 1975 and 1992 in English and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book is a photographic study of the finest castles in England, Whales and Scotland
Milestones in colour printing 1457-1859 : with a bibliography of Nelson prints by Bamber Gascoigne( Book )

10 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dynasties of China : a history by Bamber Gascoigne( Book )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The heyday by Bamber Gascoigne( Book )

13 editions published between 1973 and 1976 in 4 languages and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story of love and deception, of charades within charades acted out against the colourful backdrop of Edwardian provincial theatre. A homosexual baronet, transfixed, plucks through the diary and photographs from his recently deceased grandmother and tells the story of a single summer in the life of his grandmother
Quest for the golden hare by Bamber Gascoigne( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Murgatreud's empire by Bamber Gascoigne( Book )

10 editions published between 1972 and 1973 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brief history of the great Moghuls by Bamber Gascoigne( Book )

6 editions published in 2002 in English and German and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Bamber Gascoigne's classic book tells of the most fascinating period of Indian history, the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries, when the country was ruled by the extraordinarily talented dynasty of emperors known to European travellers as 'the Great Moghuls', for their almost limitless power and incomparable wealth. Here is a unique picture of the way of life of India's most flamboyant rulers - their sublime palaces, their passions, art, science and religion, and their sophisticated system of administration that stabilized the greater part of India and was later adopted by the British"--Back cover
Cod streuth by Bamber Gascoigne( Book )

10 editions published between 1986 and 1989 in English and Spanish and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beethoven the age of revolution( Visual )

6 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles Beethoven's career and works up to 1804, counterpointing his development as an artist with the progress of the French Revolution. Examines Beethoven's technical demands on performers, and illustrates how difficult composition was for him
The Christians( Visual )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Over the last two millennia, Jesus of Nazareth - an itinerant Jewish preacher who was publicly executed - impacted history more than any other human being. Once a persecuted minority, his followers conquered nations, created artistic and architectural masterpieces, and committed atrocities. In this 13-part documentary, Bamber Gascoigne examines Christianity not as a religion, but as a potential historical force that continues to shape our world. Filmed on location in more than 30 countries around the globe, The Christians shows how one faith has influenced a vast array of cultures and, in turn, how it has adapted to diversity. It takes a penetrating look at emperors and evangelists, monks and madmen, artists and inquisitors as it reveals the conflicts, reconciliations, and controversies of one of the world's most pervasive religions
Ticker Khan by Bamber Gascoigne( Book )

5 editions published between 1974 and 1975 in English and Dutch and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brief history of the dynasties of China by Bamber Gascoigne( Book )

5 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"By focusing on the key characters of the eight major dynasties, Bamber Gascoigne brings to life 3,500 years of Chinese civilization. His account moves swiftly and revealing through the stunning achievements of language and ideas, cultural treasures and imperial palaces, wars won and lands lost, finally to arrive at the 1912 Revolution, which overthrew the Empire and contained within it the seeds of Communism. In this portrait he opens the door to a world that was for so long inaccessible to the West."--Jacket
A brief history of Christianity by Bamber Gascoigne( Book )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume tells the story of Christianity through the individual men and women who shaped it. It is a story of colossal undertakings and spectacular successes as well as ferocious intolerance, greed and bloodshed. Bamber Gascoigne traces a clear path through a complicated history, exploring the motives, the passions, the fears and the achievements of the Christians. His approach is objective and he writes in a conversational style, focusing on moments of significant detail and a vast and varied cast of characters
 
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How to identify prints : a complete guide to manual and mechanical processes from woodcut to ink jet
Alternative Names
Bamber Gascoigne Brits kunsthistoricus

Bamber Gascoigne English television presenter

Gascoigne, B

Gascoigne, Bamber

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The great MoghulsMilestones in colour printing 1457-1859 : with a bibliography of Nelson printsThe dynasties of China : a historyA brief history of the great MoghulsA brief history of Christianity