WorldCat Identities

Hassel, Sven 1917-2012

Overview
Works: 198 works in 1,729 publications in 19 languages and 4,957 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  War stories  Historical fiction  Drama  Film adaptations  Personal narratives 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PT8175.H3536, 839.81374
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Most widely held works about Sven Hassel
 
Most widely held works by Sven Hassel
The legion of the damned by Sven Hassel( Book )

196 editions published between 1951 and 2014 in 15 languages and held by 745 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

LEGION OF THE DAMNED was the first of 14 novels written by Sven Hassel, a Danish volunteer who served in the German army throughout World War II. Never before had violence been described in such hideously graphic detail: it was a far cry from British or American war novels. Based on Sven Hassel's own horrific experiences fighting on the Russian Front, LEGION OF THE DAMNED won critical acclaim across Europe and America and was translated into 15 languages. It has now been optioned for a film
Wheels of terror by Sven Hassel( Book )

152 editions published between 1958 and 2014 in 13 languages and held by 493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De ervaringen van een Duits strafregiment, samengesteld uit deserteurs, misdadigers en politieke tegenstanders van het nazi-regime, in Rusland tijdens de Tweede Wereldoorlog
Comrades of war by Sven Hassel( Book )

132 editions published between 1900 and 2014 in 13 languages and held by 486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rauwe belevenissen van Duitse soldaten in een strafbataljon tijdens de Tweede Wereldoorlog aan het oostfront
Assignment Gestapo by Sven Hassel( Book )

152 editions published between 1963 and 2014 in 17 languages and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After months of fighting a savage war on the Eastern Front, the 27th penal regiment - men considered little more than criminals -- are joined by German reserves. A garrison has been attacked and occupied by Russian troops. The German soldiers have been slaughtered. Sven Hassel and his comrades are ordered to get behind Russian lines and massacre those responsible. But then the orders change. The regiment are sent to Hmburg, where their next assignment is guard duty for the mercilessly cruel Gestapo
SS general by Sven Hassel( Book )

98 editions published between 1969 and 2014 in 13 languages and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

March Battalion by Sven Hassel( Book )

112 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in 13 languages and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De wederwaardigheden van een groep Duitse soldaten tijdens de Tweede Wereldoorlog te Rusland
Reign of hell by Sven Hassel( Book )

94 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in 11 languages and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Burning, looting, raping, murdering, Hitler's Penal Regiment advanced on the centre of Warsaw leaving in their wake a bloody trail of death and destruction. And against the Fuhrer's expendable battalions, for whom life had no meaning, the battle for Warsaw became an inferno
Liquidate Paris by Sven Hassel( Book )

96 editions published between 1967 and 2014 in 12 languages and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

LIQUIDATE PARIS shows the eruption of the Second World War in its most brutal and cruel phase, as allied troops advance upon Paris and the penal regiment retreat. Now relaunched with a stunning new look
The bloody road to death by Sven Hassel( Book )

69 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in 10 languages and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The seasoned killers of Hitler's 27th Panzer Regiment fight their most savage battle yet
Blitzfreeze by Sven Hassel( Book )

79 editions published between 1973 and 2014 in 12 languages and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It was supposed to be Hitler's glorious conquest of Russia...The 27th Penal Regiment has been ordered to invade the Soviet Union. They are half-starved and ill-equipped. To reach Moscow they must defeat the fearsome Red Army. But instead, they find themselves at the mercy of an even deadlier enemy: the killer cold of the Russian winter. As they advance across the icy wastes, they think only of survival
The Commissar by Sven Hassel( Book )

21 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Court martial by Sven Hassel( Book )

25 editions published between 1978 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Porta, Tiny, Barcelona and The Legionnaire fight a hellish war on the Finnish front
Monte Cassino by Sven Hassel( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in French and English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"C'est en Italie que Sven Hassel et ses compagnons sont cette fois envoyés pour prêter main-forte à leurs alliés fascistes après le débarquement anglo-américain. La bataille pour le monastère de Monte-Cassino, véritable forteresse, sera surnommée "le Verdun de la Seconde Guerre mondiale."
O.G.P.U. Prison by Sven Hassel( Book )

6 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in English and Czech and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

OGPU Prison by Sven Hassel( Book )

20 editions published between 1981 and 2009 in 8 languages and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aktion Priesterkragen : Roman = Monte Cassino by Sven Hassel( Book )

16 editions published in 1966 in 5 languages and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Monte Cassino by Sven Hassel( Book )

11 editions published between 1969 and 2003 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Monte Cassino by Sven Hassel( Book )

3 editions published in 1984 in English and Spanish and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Germania kaputt : romanzo by Sven Hassel( Book )

18 editions published between 1962 and 2009 in Italian and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ejecución by Sven Hassel( Book )

21 editions published between 1979 and 2006 in Spanish and Catalan and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Arberg , Willy

Arbing , Borge Willie

Arbing, Villy.

Arbing, Willy

Arbing, Willy 1917-2012

Hasel, Swen 1917-

Hasels, Svens 1917-

Hassel, Sven

Hazel , Sven

Hazel, Sven 1917-

Hazel, Sven 1917-2012

Pedersen, Willy Redsted 1917-2012

Petersen, B.V.R.

Sven Hasel

Sven Hassel Danish writer

Sven Hassel écrivain danois

Sven Hassel pisarz duński, żołnierz armii niemieckiej

Sven Hassel scrittore danese

Sven Hazel

Свен Хасел

Свен Хассель датский писатель

Languages
Spanish (348)

English (179)

Danish (161)

Italian (133)

Swedish (123)

French (106)

Finnish (56)

Polish (43)

Dutch (43)

Romanian (21)

Norwegian (17)

German (14)

Portuguese (14)

Icelandic (8)

Czech (6)

Catalan (4)

Hungarian (2)

Croatian (1)

Greek, Modern (1)

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Wheels of terrorComrades of warAssignment GestapoSS generalMarch BattalionReign of hellLiquidate ParisThe bloody road to death