WorldCat Identities

Sheean, Vincent 1899-1975

Works: 207 works in 767 publications in 14 languages and 21,392 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Fiction  Personal narratives  Gangster films  Crime films  Drama  Juvenile works  Records and correspondence  Nature films 
Roles: Author, Translator, Producer, Bibliographic antecedent, Editor, Author of introduction, Reporter, Other
Classifications: DS481.G3, B
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Lead, kindly light by Vincent Sheean( Book )

33 editions published between 1948 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,684 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life work of Gandhi
Dorothy and Red by Vincent Sheean( Book )

35 editions published between 1963 and 1964 in 3 languages and held by 1,530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Concerns the relationship between writers Dorothy Thompson and Sinclair Lewis and their circle of influential political and artistic friends
Personal history by Vincent Sheean( Book )

51 editions published between 1934 and 1979 in 3 languages and held by 1,390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Not peace but a sword by Vincent Sheean( Book )

10 editions published in 1939 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The indigo bunting : a memoir of Edna St. Vincent Millay by Vincent Sheean( Book )

15 editions published between 1951 and 1990 in English and held by 961 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memoir of times spent with Edna St. Vincent Millay
Animal kingdom by David Michôd( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 938 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When seventeen year old J's mother dies of an overdose, he calls his grandmother, Janine "Smurf" Cody, who invites him to come live with her. A Ma Barker camouflaged as a cheery suburban grandmother, she dotes on her roguish boys, and looks to add J to the mix. The oldest is Pope, a gunman off his meds, unhinged drug dealer Craig, and baby-faced youngest Darren. The brothers, along with Pope's friend Baz have been running a very successful armed robbery business. J's just looking for a home, but he's caught between the sociopathic Pope and a cold, methodical police sergeant who wants the Cody's bad. Now J must become a survivalist, navigating unsteadily but instinctively between his unscrupulous grandmother and the dirty cops, trying to escape the poisonous grip of both
Between the thunder and the sun by Vincent Sheean( Book )

22 editions published between 1943 and 1944 in English and Undetermined and held by 929 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mahatma Gandhi, a great life in brief by Vincent Sheean( Book )

29 editions published between 1954 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 849 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a dramatic incident which brought to Gandhi a realization of the plight of his people, he devoted his life to struggling for Indian Independence
Orpheus at eighty by Vincent Sheean( Book )

28 editions published between 1958 and 1976 in 3 languages and held by 668 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thomas Jefferson : father of democracy by Vincent Sheean( Book )

14 editions published between 1953 and 1985 in 4 languages and held by 667 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This biography of Jefferson centers on his public life and career
This house against this house by Vincent Sheean( Book )

15 editions published between 1946 and 1947 in English and held by 656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sanfelice by Vincent Sheean( Book )

26 editions published between 1936 and 1954 in 7 languages and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A day of battle : a novel by Vincent Sheean( Book )

17 editions published between 1938 and 1939 in English and German and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The action in this novel centers around the battle of Fontenoy in 1745 between the French and English. With flashbacks and side stories, it becomes a wonderful look at the whole era
Oscar Hammerstein I; the life and exploits of an impresario by Vincent Sheean( Book )

6 editions published in 1956 in English and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Germany and Europe, a spiritual dissension by Benedetto Croce( Book )

3 editions published in 1944 in English and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beware of Caesar by Vincent Sheean( Book )

1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the life of Nero, focusing upon his decision to put the lush and scheming Poppaea in Octavia's place, the burning of Rome, and the struggle with his former teacher, Seneca
Live for today by Vincent Sheean( Book )

1 edition published in 1955 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

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Audience level: 0.29 (from 0.13 for Thomas Jef ... to 1.00 for American C ...)

Orpheus at eighty
Alternative Names
Sheean, James

Sheean, James Vincent.

Sheean, James Vincent 1899-...

Sheean, James Vincent 1899-1975

Sheean, Vincent

Sheean, Vincent 1899-

Sheehan, Vincent 1899-1975

Shin, V. 1899-1975

Ṣīn̲, Vin̲cen̲ṭ 1899-1975

Vincent Sheean Amerikaans journalist (1899-1975)

Vincent Sheean Journalist, Novelist, American screenwriter

Vincent Sheean US-amerikanischer Journalist und Autor

Винсент Шиан

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