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Elegant, Robert S.

Overview
Works: 56 works in 381 publications in 9 languages and 12,433 library holdings
Genres: History  Fiction  Biography  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3555.L37, 813.54
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Most widely held works about Robert S Elegant
 
Most widely held works by Robert S Elegant
Mandarin by Robert S Elegant( Book )

35 editions published between 1983 and 1997 in 6 languages and held by 1,602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells of China under the Dowager Empress, and particularly of the families and lives of two merchants of the Jewish faith, one Chinese, one European, who are partners and friends
Dynasty : a novel by Robert S Elegant( Book )

55 editions published between 1977 and 1995 in 7 languages and held by 1,576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een jonge Engelse trouwt in Hong Kong met een rijke Chinese halfbloed en komt in conflict met de aldaar heersende wetten en levensstijl
Manchu by Robert S Elegant( Book )

21 editions published between 1980 and 1997 in 6 languages and held by 1,380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An epic journey into the rich and exotic pst of China in the seventeenth century
Pacific destiny : inside Asia today by Robert S Elegant( Book )

29 editions published between 1989 and 1994 in 4 languages and held by 1,066 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The center of the world : communism and the mind of China by Robert S Elegant( Book )

35 editions published between 1963 and 1968 in 3 languages and held by 1,028 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From a far land by Robert S Elegant( Book )

13 editions published between 1986 and 1992 in English and German and held by 929 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1921, when Julia Paverson visits the wealthy family of her Chinese friend in Shangha, she is propelled into an exotic world of jolting contrasts and witnesses the cataclysmic birth of contemporary China
Mao's great revolution by Robert S Elegant( Book )

15 editions published in 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 897 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hong Kong by Robert S Elegant( Book )

21 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in 5 languages and held by 840 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the history of Hong Kong and discusses the city and its people today
China's Red masters; political biographies of the Chinese Communist leaders by Robert S Elegant( Book )

33 editions published between 1947 and 1971 in 3 languages and held by 799 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dragon's seed; Peking and the overseas Chinese by Robert S Elegant( Book )

15 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of the Chinese in Southeast Asia
Last year in Hong Kong : a love story by Robert S Elegant( Book )

13 editions published between 1977 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

White art teacher Lucretia Barnes meets Eurasian engineer Robie Rabnet and through him discovers a Hong Kong unknown to whites. Love follows, but the romance is doomed. Rabnet, who is part Tibetan, is a secret agent for the Dalai Lama and China's secret service is watching. By the author of Dynasty
Bianca : a novel of Venice by Robert S Elegant( Book )

20 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the Italian Renaissance, this novel of love revisits one of the world's most romantic cities, Venice, where a young noblewoman falls for Francesco de' Medici, one of the richest men in Europe
A kind of treason by Robert S Elegant( Book )

4 editions published between 1966 and 1982 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mao vs. Chiang; the battle for China, 1925-1949 by Robert S Elegant( Book )

2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the events of the twenty-four year struggle for power between Chiang Kai-shek and Mao Tse-tung and their influence on the destiny of China
The seeking by Robert S Elegant( Book )

6 editions published between 1969 and 1982 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

White sun, red star by Robert S Elegant( Book )

5 editions published between 1986 and 1988 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cry peace by Robert S Elegant( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The big brown bears by Robert S Elegant( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The everlasting sorrow by Robert S Elegant( Book )

5 editions published between 1993 and 1998 in German and English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Singapur 1955: Der amerikanische Kunsthändler Miles Corrigan wird wider Willen in das Machtspiel eines chinesischen Geheimbundes verwickelt. Ein verschollen geglaubtes wertvolles Rollbild bringt nicht nur ihn in tödliche Gefahr
How to lose a war : the press and Viet Nam by Robert S Elegant( Book )

2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Mandarin
Alternative Names
Elegant Robert

Elegant, Robert 1928-

Elegant Robert S.

Elegant, Robert S. 1928-

Elegant, Robert S. (Robert Sampson), 1928-

Elegant, Robert Sampson.

Elegant, Robert Sampson 1928-

Elegant, Robert Samson 1928-

Robert Elegant American writer

Robert Elegant Amerikaans auteur

Robert Elegant US-amerikanischer Autor und Hochschullehrer

エレガント, ロバート

エレガント, ロバート・S

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ManchuLast year in Hong Kong : a love storyBianca : a novel of VeniceCry peaceThe big brown bears