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Spencer, Cornelia 1899-1994

Overview
Works: 57 works in 232 publications in 3 languages and 6,380 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Speaker
Classifications: DS736, 951
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Cornelia Spencer
 
Most widely held works by Cornelia Spencer
Made in China : the story of China's expression by Cornelia Spencer( Book )

28 editions published between 1943 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The land of the Chinese people by Cornelia Spencer( Book )

19 editions published between 1945 and 1964 in English and Undetermined and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brief and colorful outline of China's history, and a fascinating account of the people themselves, their lives, customs and character
Ancient China by Cornelia Spencer( Book )

17 editions published between 1963 and 1973 in 3 languages and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of ancient China, from prehistoric times to the 1840's when contact with the West led to the Treaty of Nanking which opened Chinese ports and residence for the Western world
Made in Japan by Cornelia Spencer( Book )

4 editions published between 1963 and 1978 in English and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the nature of Japanese art with its emphasis on people and events of this world. Provides a brief background history
Made in India : the story of India's people and of their gifts to the world by Cornelia Spencer( Book )

9 editions published between 1946 and 1967 in English and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the history and culture of India and describes the arts and crafts, literature, religion, customs, and everyday life of the people
The song in the streets; a brief history of the French Revolution by Cornelia Spencer( Book )

7 editions published between 1960 and 1965 in English and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Briefly describes the conditions that prompted the French Revolution and analyzes the revolution in terms of what it has meant to history
Sun Yat-sen, founder of the Chinese Republic by Cornelia Spencer( Book )

6 editions published in 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biography of the leader of the revolution of 1911 which overthrew the Manchu dynasty and established China as a republic
The Yangtze: China's river highway by Cornelia Spencer( Book )

7 editions published between 1963 and 1966 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes life along the river whose basin supports one-tenth of the human race
Chiang Kai-shek : generalissimo of Nationalist China by Cornelia Spencer( Book )

3 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How art and music speak to us by Cornelia Spencer( Book )

10 editions published between 1963 and 1968 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the ways in which art and music communicate feelings and emotions
The exile's daughter, a biography of Pearl S. Buck by Cornelia Spencer( Book )

2 editions published in 1944 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

China's leaders in ideas and action by Cornelia Spencer( Book )

3 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes material on Confucius, Empress Dowager Tzu Hsi, Sun Yat-Sen, Chiang Kai-shek, Mao Tse-tung, and Chou En-lai
Three sisters : the story of the Soong family of China by Cornelia Spencer( Book )

17 editions published between 1939 and 1941 in English and Chinese and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romulo: voice of freedom by Cornelia Spencer( Book )

4 editions published in 1953 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

More hands for man : the story of the industrial revolution (1760-1850) by Cornelia Spencer( Book )

9 editions published between 1960 and 1965 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The land and people of China by Cornelia Spencer( Book )

3 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the history and culture of the four-thousand-year old country known today as the People's Republic of China
Understanding the Japanese by Cornelia Spencer( Book )

3 editions published in 1949 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Points out the uniqueness of the Japanese people through a discussion of their history, customs, art, and family life
Pearl S. Buck; revealing the human heart by Cornelia Spencer( Book )

1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biography of an author whose earlier years spent in China inspired the writing of several well-known books and whose later years were spent working with homeless and mentally handicapped children
Nehru of India by Cornelia Spencer( Book )

5 editions published between 1948 and 1962 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Modern China by Cornelia Spencer( Book )

5 editions published between 1969 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the history of China in the 19th and 20th centuries as civil war, revolution, and invasion prepared the way for a Communist government
 
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Audience level: 0.30 (from 0.14 for Pearl S. B ... to 0.69 for Grace Syde ...)

Alternative Names
Spencer, Cornelia 1899-1994

Spencer, Cornelia P.

Yaukey, Grace Sydenstricker 1899-1994

スペンサー, コーネリヤ

Languages
English (151)

Chinese (6)

Italian (5)