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Conwell, Russell H. 1843-1925

Overview
Works: 270 works in 915 publications in 11 languages and 12,138 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Anecdotes  History  Sermons  Fiction  Didactic fiction  Biographies 
Roles: Author, Editor, Composer, Author of introduction, Signer
Classifications: BX6333.C6, 179.9
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Acres of diamonds by Russell H Conwell( Book )

130 editions published between 1901 and 2014 in 12 languages and held by 1,477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Russell H. Conwell Founder Of Temple University Philadelphia
The secrets of success : eight self-help classics that have changed the lives of millions by James Allen( )

13 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 637 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Listen to such landmark books as The Science of Getting Rich, As a Man Thinketh and The Magic Story and you will believe you are truly hearing the secrets of the masters, speaking to you from a hundred years ago; reflect on the messages of Acres of Diamonds, The Majesty of Calmness and The Greatest Thing in the World and you will feel equipped to master the challenges of modern life with the wisdom of the ages
The life, speeches, and public services of James A. Garfield, twentieth President of the United States : including an account of his assassination, lingering pain, death and burial by Russell H Conwell( Book )

25 editions published between 1881 and 2015 in English and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edward Garfield (b. 1575), the immigrant ancestor of President James A. Garfield, was living in Watertown, Massachusetts, in 1635. Descendants migrated to Ohio, where James Abram Garfield was born in 1831, the son of Abram Garfield
Life of Charles Haddon Spurgeon : the world's great preacher by Russell H Conwell( Book )

30 editions published between 1892 and 2015 in English and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book is an extensively illustrated biography of the world's great preacher
Magnolia journey: a Union veteran revisits the former Confederate States by Russell H Conwell( Book )

3 editions published in 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life, travels, and literary career of Bayard Taylor by Russell H Conwell( Book )

24 editions published between 1879 and 2012 in English and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Why Lincoln laughed by Russell H Conwell( Book )

11 editions published between 1922 and 2015 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Though he would later achieve widespread acclaim as a popular minister and writer, when he was a young man serving in the Union army, Russell Conwell had a chance encounter with then-President Lincoln. Over the course of their conversation, Conwell was able to gain a great deal of insight into Lincoln's unique personality and sense of humor. His recollections of their chat are presented in this charming volume
The romantic rise of a great American by Russell H Conwell( Book )

6 editions published in 1924 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"John Wanamaker (July 11, 1838 ? December 12, 1922) was a United States merchant, religious leader, civic and political figure, considered by some to be the father of modern advertising and a "pioneer in marketing."--Wikipedia
Why and how : why the Chinese emigrate, and the means they adopt for the purpose of reaching America : with sketches of travel, amusing incidents, social customs, &c. by Russell H Conwell( Book )

22 editions published between 1871 and 1996 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life and public services of Gov. Rutherford B. Hayes. By Russell H. Conwell by Russell H Conwell( Book )

14 editions published between 1876 and 2010 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lives of the presidents of the United States of America : from Washington to the present time by John S. C Abbott( Book )

26 editions published between 1876 and 2010 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of the great fire in Boston, November 9 and 10, 1872 by Russell H Conwell( Book )

11 editions published between 1873 and 2012 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes illustrations, sketches and maps of the city before and after the fire, this volume contains a complete history of the Great Boston Fire of 1872. Boston's largest urban fire and one of the most costly fires in American history, the Great Boston Fire of 1872 destroyed over 770 buildings and killed at least 30 people. While historians attribute many causes to the start of the fire, the main culprit falls on the city's building regulations not being enforced. This caused buildings to be built shoddily, very close to others, and with very flammable French Mansard roofs
Nature's aristocracy, or, Battles and wounds in time of peace : a plea for the oppressed by Jennie Collins( Book )

11 editions published between 1871 and 1996 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sermons for the great days of the year by Russell H Conwell( Book )

3 editions published in 1922 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Acres of diamonds by Russell H Conwell( )

21 editions published between 1916 and 2016 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a lecture that pastor Conwell delivered thousands of times, this 1921 bestseller has taught generations that the fortunes we seek are often in our own backyards-if we are willing and able to recognize them. Also named one of Brian Tracy's all-time best business books!
The life, speeches and public services of Gen. James A. Garfield of Ohio by Russell H Conwell( Book )

9 editions published between 1880 and 2012 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of the great fire in Saint John, June 20 and 21, 1877 by Russell H Conwell( Book )

15 editions published between 1877 and 2012 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of the Great Fire in Saint John contains a detailed history of the events of June 20 and 21, 1877 in New Brunswick, Canada. Historians believe the conflagration began around a harbor where boats docked and dozens of people gathered to buy fish and other products. After burning for a full 24 hours, the fire was contained, leaving many injured and over 1,200 buildings destroyed
Woman and the law : a comparison of the rights of men and the rights of women before the law by Russell H Conwell( Book )

15 editions published between 1875 and 2010 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What you can do with your will power by Russell H Conwell( Book )

10 editions published between 1917 and 2014 in English and Japanese and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Renowned orator, minister, and founder of Temple University Russell Conwell was one of the most popular public speakers of his day. His message often focused on his belief that each and every one of us already possesses what it takes to succeed. In What You Can Do With Your Will Power, Conwell elucidates on this theme and gives readers practical steps to help them make the most of their inborn talent and potential
 
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Alternative Names
Conwell, Russell

Conwell, Russell 1843-1925

Conwell, Russell H.

Conwell, Russell H. 1843-1925

Conwell, Russell H. (Russell Herman), 1843-1925

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Life of Charles Haddon Spurgeon : the world's great preacherWhy and how : why the Chinese emigrate, and the means they adopt for the purpose of reaching America : with sketches of travel, amusing incidents, social customs, &c.Nature's aristocracy, or, Battles and wounds in time of peace : a plea for the oppressedAcres of diamondsWoman and the law : a comparison of the rights of men and the rights of women before the lawAcres of diamondsAcres of diamonds : the Russell Conwell story