WorldCat Identities

Feifer, George

Overview
Works: 58 works in 238 publications in 6 languages and 8,928 library holdings
Genres: History  Fiction  Personal narratives  Biography  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author, Adapter
Classifications: PG3488.O4, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about George Feifer
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Most widely held works by George Feifer
Solzhenitsyn by David Burg( Book )

35 editions published between 1970 and 1974 in 4 languages and held by 1,648 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A portrait of Solzhenitsyn as soldier, political prisoner, artist and Nobel laureate
Tennozan : the Battle of Okinawa and the atomic bomb by George Feifer( Book )

12 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 1,219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tennozan offers a stunning account of the battle of Okinawa, the last major campaign of World War II and the largest land-sea-air engagement in history. In examining the disastrous collision of three disparate cultures--American, Japanese, and Okinawan--the book provides an unforgettable picture of men at war and also the context for understanding one of the most ominous events of this century: the decision to drop the atom bomb. Drawing on more than ten years of
Justice in Moscow by George Feifer( Book )

35 editions published between 1964 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 951 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young American's first-hand report on Soviet courts, from the lowest Worker's Tribunal to the Supreme Court of the land. The reader is taken into the courthouse to watch trials in progress- judges, lawyers, officials functioning under Socialism, and the men and women who have come to them to confront the law- and the state
Moscow farewell by George Feifer( Book )

11 editions published between 1976 and 1978 in English and held by 808 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The destined hour : the hostage crisis and one family's ordeal by Barbara Rosen( Book )

6 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 796 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Former hostage, Barry Rosen, gives a first-person account of the take-over of the American embassy in Iran and his 444 days in captivity juxtaposed with his wife's account of the effect of these events on the families of the hostages
To dance by Valery Panov( Book )

17 editions published between 1978 and 1986 in 4 languages and held by 795 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Autobiografie van de naar het Westen geëmigreerde Russische danser en choreograaf (1938- ), sinds 1984 artistiek leider van het Koninklijk Ballet van Vlaanderen in Antwerpen
Breaking open Japan : Commodore Perry, Lord Abe, and American imperialism in 1853 by George Feifer( Book )

5 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"On July 8, 1853, the four warships of America's East Asia Squadron anchored at Uraga, twenty-seven miles south of the Japanese capital, then called Edo. The ships had come to pry open Japan after her two-and-a-half centuries of isolation and after years of intense planning by Commodore Matthew Perry, the squadron commander. Unabashedly imperialist, Perry, his vision grounded in the certainty of American good, was determined to get his way - largely by prompting fear of his very big guns."
Red files : secrets from the Russian archives by George Feifer( Book )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In Red Files: Secrets from the Russian Archives, Feifer, armed with new information and first-hand insights, presents a rich and sophisticated account of four pivotal areas of Russian life: secret KGB machinations and victories; the race to land on the moon; Soviet sports diplomacy; and the workings of the Party propaganda machine. Utilizing primarily never-before-seen documents and photographs from Russia's premiere image repository, The Russian State Film and Photo Archive at Krasnogorsk (RGAKFD), Feifer shatters many of our longest-held myths about the Cold War."--Jacket
Our motherland and other ventures in Russian reportage by George Feifer( Book )

5 editions published between 1973 and 1974 in English and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Divorce : an oral portrait by George Feifer( Book )

3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The girl from Petrovka by George Feifer( Book )

14 editions published between 1971 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Russia close-up by George Feifer( Book )

8 editions published in 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Battle of Okinawa : the blood and the bomb by George Feifer( Book )

5 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the battle of Okinawa and its aftermath, describing the toll it took on the American, Japanese, and Okinawan people, military and civilian
The white ship by Chingiz Aĭtmatov( Book )

2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young Russian boy's struggles to accept his lonely and unhappy existence come to a climax when his grandfather is forced to kill the Horned Mother Deer they both consider sacred
The Battle of Okinawa : the blood and the bomb by George Feifer( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

More people perished during the battle of Okinawa than in the ensuing bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki combined. The Battle of Okinawa offers a stunning account of the last major campaign of World War II and the largest land-sea-air engagement in history. Superbly researched and extraordinarily detailed, this masterpiece of military history is told at the level of the participants themselves, soldiers and civilians alike. In examining the disastrous collision of three disparate cultures--American, Japanese, and Okinawan--this book provides an unforgettable picture of men at war and also the context for understanding one of the most ominous events of this century: the decision to drop the atomic bomb
1945 : the Stalingrad of the Pacific by George Feifer( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Soljenitsin by David Burg( Book )

5 editions published between 1973 and 1974 in Spanish and English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Justice à Moscou (Justice in Moscow) petite chronique judiciaire moscovite by George Feifer( Book )

2 editions published in 1965 in French and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Justice à Moscou (Justice in Moscow). Petite chronique judiciaire moscovite by George Feifer( Book )

3 editions published in 1965 in French and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Battle of Okinawa : the Blood and the Bomb by George Feifer( )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

<DIV>A landmark text on the greatest land battle of the Pacific War. </DIV>
 
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Tennozan : the Battle of Okinawa and the atomic bomb
Alternative Names
Feifer, George

フェイファー, ジョージ

Languages
English (139)

German (12)

French (10)

Spanish (4)

Italian (3)

Dutch (1)

Covers
Justice in MoscowBreaking open Japan : Commodore Perry, Lord Abe, and American imperialism in 1853Red files : secrets from the Russian archivesDivorce : an oral portraitThe Battle of Okinawa : the blood and the bomb1945 : the Stalingrad of the Pacific