WorldCat Identities

Elegant, Robert S.

Overview
Works: 69 works in 380 publications in 8 languages and 11,211 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 )

34 editions published between 1983 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 1,577 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 2017 in 7 languages and held by 1,568 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cet ouvrage romanesque, qui a tenu l'un des premiers rangs durant six mois sur la liste des "best-sellers" de 1977 aux Etats-Unis, raconte, entre 1900 et 1970, la vie d'une jeune Anglaise devenue nonagénaire. Ce récit sert de prétexte à une vaste fresque semi-historique (l'auteur ayant séjourné 25 ans en Chine) sur trois générations et joint l'utile à l'agréable en narrant des événements réels sur une trame dramatique de qualité
Manchu by Robert S Elegant( Book )

47 editions published between 1980 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 1,526 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 )

24 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,023 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mao's great revolution by Robert S Elegant( Book )

15 editions published in 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 890 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hong Kong by Robert S Elegant( Book )

21 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in 5 languages and held by 833 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the history of Hong Kong and discusses the city and its people today
The center of the world : communism and the mind of China by Robert S Elegant( Book )

20 editions published between 1964 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 759 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

China's Red masters; political biographies of the Chinese Communist leaders by Robert S Elegant( Book )

22 editions published between 1947 and 1971 in 3 languages and held by 656 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 518 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 476 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
The centre of the world; communism and the mind of China by Robert S Elegant( Book )

15 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A kind of treason by Robert S Elegant( Book )

4 editions published between 1966 and 1982 in English and held by 195 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 187 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 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

China's Red leaders; political biographies of the Chinese Communist leaders by Robert S Elegant( Book )

10 editions published in 1952 in English and held by 137 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 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cry peace by Robert S Elegant( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The big brown bears by Robert S Elegant( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zukunft Fernost : das asiatische Jahrhundert hat schon begonnen ; ein Blick hinter die Kulissen der Wirtschaftsmächte von morgen by Robert S Elegant( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in German and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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-

Ereganto, Robāto

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

ロバート・エレガント

Languages
English (217)

Italian (30)

French (20)

German (18)

Spanish (11)

Dutch (7)

Portuguese (1)

Catalan (1)

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ManchuLast year in Hong Kong : a love storyCry peaceThe big brown bears