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Brinton, Crane 1898-1968

Works: 333 works in 1,547 publications in 8 languages and 30,589 library holdings
Genres: History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Other, Contributor, Creator
Classifications: CB245, 944.04
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The anatomy of revolution by Crane Brinton( Book )

137 editions published between 1938 and 1987 in 4 languages and held by 2,976 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book provides an analysis of the English, American, French, and Russian revolutions as they exhibit universally applicable patterns of revolutionary thought and action
A history of civilization by Crane Brinton( Book )

57 editions published between 1955 and 1984 in English and Spanish and held by 2,445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ideas and men : the story of Western thought by Crane Brinton( Book )

69 editions published between 1940 and 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A decade of revolution, 1789-1799 by Crane Brinton( Book )

48 editions published between 1934 and 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maps on lining-papers."First edition." "Bibliographical essay": pages [291]-322
A history of Western morals by Crane Brinton( Book )

39 editions published between 1959 and 2000 in English and held by 1,935 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The nature of man's conduct and his ethical principles traced through the centuries, from ancient Egypt to modern America, by a Harvard history professor
English political thought in the 19th century by Crane Brinton( Book )

72 editions published between 1933 and 1986 in 3 languages and held by 1,584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Americans and the French by Crane Brinton( Book )

23 editions published between 1963 and 2014 in English and German and held by 1,270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Reading suggestions": pages [281]-296
The Jacobins : an essay in the new history by Crane Brinton( Book )

33 editions published between 1930 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Jacobins were the most famous of the political clubs that fomented the French Revolution. Initially moderate, they are remembered mainly for instituting the Reign of Terror. Crane Brinton's The Jacobins was written in the 1930s, itself a decade of the violent centralization of unchecked political power. Brinton offers not an account of the actions of major figures, but an anatomy of Jacobinism, its membership, beliefs and political platform, the relations between the central Paris club and the regional groups, and how it evolved from moderation to tyranny. Brinton argues that when one considers the material facts about the Jacobins-- their social environment, occupations, and wealth--one finds evidence of their prosperity to justify predicting for them quiet, uneventful, conservative, thoroughly normal lives. But when one studies the records of their proceedings, one finds them violent, cruel, and intolerant. The Jacobins present a paradox. Their political being seems inconsistent with their actual intentions. The Jacobins presented for a brief time the spectacle of men acting without apparent regard for their material interests. As the brilliant new introduction by Howard G. Schneiderman indicates, this contradiction defines the Jacobins, and perhaps most other revolutionary movements."--Provided by publisher
The political ideas of the English romanticists by Crane Brinton( Book )

25 editions published between 1926 and 1966 in English and held by 1,200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nietzsche by Crane Brinton( Book )

51 editions published between 1941 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lives of Talleyrand by Crane Brinton( Book )

27 editions published between 1936 and 1963 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Charles Maurice de Talleyrand-Périgord, prince de Bénévent, then prince de Talleyrand (French: [al mois d tal()̃ pei]; 1754?1838) was a French diplomat. He worked successfully from the regime of Louis XVI, through the French Revolution and then under Napoleon I, Louis XVIII, Charles X, and Louis-Philippe. Known since the turn of the 19th century simply by the name Talleyrand, he remains a figure that polarizes opinion. Some regard him as one of the most versatile, skilled and influential diplomats in European history, and some believe that he was a traitor, betraying in turn, the Ancien Régime, the French Revolution, Napoleon, and the Restoration. He is also notorious for leaving the Catholic Church after ordination to the priesthood and consecration to the episcopacy."--Wikipedia
The temper of western Europe by Crane Brinton( Book )

42 editions published between 1953 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,091 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This book is an expansion of the James W. Richard Lectures in History delivered at the University of Virginia on April, 21, 22, and 23, 1953 ..."--Pref. note
The portable age of reason reader by Crane Brinton( Book )

24 editions published between 1956 and 1977 in English and held by 1,034 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The volume attempts to capture the "age of enlightenment" in Western civilization through representative excerpts from notable authors from Descartes to the Declaration of the Rights of Man
The shaping of modern thought by Crane Brinton( Book )

19 editions published between 1950 and 1971 in English and Russian and held by 954 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Civilization in the West by Crane Brinton( Book )

45 editions published between 1964 and 1981 in English and held by 880 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fate of man by Crane Brinton( Book )

2 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 872 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Modern civilization : a history of the last five centuries by Crane Brinton( Book )

37 editions published between 1957 and 1973 in English and Spanish and held by 727 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From many, one : the process of political integration, the problem of world government by Crane Brinton( Book )

26 editions published between 1948 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The United States and Britain by Crane Brinton( Book )

6 editions published between 1945 and 1947 in English and held by 622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Map on lining-papers. The background: a survey of modern Britain.--The British isles in the war.--Anglo-American relations on the past.--Problems of the present and the future.--Appendix I. Some vital facts about Britain.--Appendix II. Suggested reading (p. [291]-298)
The United States and Britain by Crane Brinton( Book )

55 editions published between 1945 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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The anatomy of revolution
A history of Western moralsThe Jacobins : an essay in the new historyNietzscheThe lives of Talleyrand
Alternative Names
Birīntūn, Kirīn, 1898-1968

Brinton, C. 1898-1968

Brinton, C. C. 1898-1968

Brinton, Clarence C.

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Brinton, Kreĭn 1898-1968

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Brintūn, Krayn 1898-1968

Bulindun, C. 1898-1968

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Crane Brinton Amerikaans historicus (1898-1968)

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Pulindun, 1898-1968

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