WorldCat Identities

Steinberg, Alfred 1917-1995

Overview
Works: 42 works in 134 publications in 7 languages and 8,641 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author
Classifications: E814, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Alfred Steinberg
The bosses by Alfred Steinberg( Book )

14 editions published between 1972 and 1974 in 3 languages and held by 1,127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A study of corruption in American politics during the twenties and thirties that focuses on the careers of Frank Hague, Ed Crump, James Michael Curley, Huey Long, Gene Talmadge, and Tom Pendergast
The man from Missouri : the life and times of Harry S. Truman by Alfred Steinberg( Book )

12 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 1,015 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sympathetic portrait from his entrance on the national scene as Senator to his Washington career as 33rd President of the U.S
Sam Rayburn : a biography by Alfred Steinberg( Book )

7 editions published in 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 912 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the rise of Sam Rayburn from a Texas cotton farm to Capitol Hill. Examines the real power held by this longest-term Speaker of the House
Sam Johnson's boy; a close-up of the President from Texas by Alfred Steinberg( Book )

9 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 861 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first ten : the founding Presidents and their administrations by Alfred Steinberg( Book )

7 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 756 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book brings these ten complex men to life and rushes with them across the more thank half a century of the republic's young years, an era of explosive turbulence, expansion and growing democratization
Mrs. R : the life of Eleanor Roosevelt by Alfred Steinberg( Book )

17 editions published between 1958 and 1960 in 3 languages and held by 604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Objective year-by-year account based upon personal papers which have never before been released to any biographer
The Kennedy brothers by Alfred Steinberg( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brief biographies of four American brothers who were groomed from an early age to serve their country
My name is Tom Connally by Tom Connally( Book )

8 editions published between 1954 and 1980 in English and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harry S. Truman by Alfred Steinberg( Book )

2 editions published between 1963 and 1965 in Portuguese and English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Following an account of Truman's early life, the author discusses his political career, including both failures and successes, and draws the conclusion that Truman grew in office to become a strong president
Woodrow Wilson by Alfred Steinberg( Book )

5 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wilson determined his choice of careers with an eye on the Presidency - first law practice, then teaching. His quick successive jumps from president of Princeton to New Jersey governor to President of the United States, among other events, are described here
James Madison by Alfred Steinberg( Book )

1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of James Madison from his early days at Princeton, as Confederation legislator representing Virginia, as Secretary of State in Jefferson's Administration, and as fourth President of the United States
Douglas MacArthur by Alfred Steinberg( Book )

5 editions published in 1961 in English and Undetermined and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of MacArthur's life through the end of World War II and the Korean conflict. Describes all the climaxes of MacArthur's career- the dramatic moments of his World War II tactics in the Pacific, his hard work in the democratization of Japan, and his recall from Korea
Eleanor Roosevelt by Alfred Steinberg( Book )

2 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Marshall by Alfred Steinberg( Book )

2 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Daniel Webster by Alfred Steinberg( Book )

5 editions published between 1959 and 1966 in 3 languages and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Herbert Hoover by Alfred Steinberg( Book )

2 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biography of Herbert Hoover who spent forty-three years as a civil servant and whose career covered from the organization of relief programs during the first world war to his tour of duty as our thirty-first president
Dwight David Eisenhower by Alfred Steinberg( Book )

2 editions published between 1967 and 1968 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the man, born of a Kansas pacifist family, who became the Supreme Allied Commander in World War II and thirty-fourth President of the United States
Admiral Richard E. Byrd by Alfred Steinberg( Book )

3 editions published between 1960 and 1965 in English and Spanish and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The character traits which enabled Admiral Byrd to accomplish his hazardous feats of Antarctic exploration are emphasized in this account of his life
John Adams by Alfred Steinberg( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the lawyer from Braintree, Massachusetts, who became an important public figure in early American history and the second President of the United States
Wirkung des Vagus auf das überlebende Herz by Alfred Steinberg( Book )

6 editions published in 1908 in German and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Alfred Steinberg American biographer and journalist

Alfred Steinberg Amerikaans journalist (-1995)

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