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Bruun, Geoffrey 1898-1988

Overview
Works: 73 works in 476 publications in 6 languages and 12,104 library holdings
Genres: History  Outlines and syllabi  Dictionaries  Encyclopedias 
Roles: Author, Other, win
Classifications: D308, 940.27
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Most widely held works about Geoffrey Bruun
 
Most widely held works by Geoffrey Bruun
Europe and the French imperium, 1799-1814 by Geoffrey Bruun( Book )

45 editions published between 1938 and 1983 in English and held by 2,013 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The enlightened despots by Geoffrey Bruun( Book )

30 editions published between 1929 and 1980 in 3 languages and held by 1,327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clemenceau by Geoffrey Bruun( Book )

36 editions published between 1942 and 1988 in 3 languages and held by 1,084 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nineteenth-century European civilization, 1815-1914 by Geoffrey Bruun( Book )

79 editions published between 1954 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 1,041 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world in the twentieth century by Geoffrey Bruun( Book )

32 editions published between 1948 and 1968 in English and held by 839 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Saint-Just, apostle of the terror by Geoffrey Bruun( Book )

15 editions published between 1932 and 1966 in English and Undetermined and held by 819 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Louis Antoine Léon de Saint-Just (French pronunciation: {7f200b}[s̃{7f0292}yst]; 25 August 1767 ? 28 July 1794), usually known as Saint-Just, was a military and political leader during the French Revolution. The youngest of the deputies elected to the National Convention in 1792, Saint-Just rose quickly in their ranks and became a major leader of the government of the French First Republic. He spearheaded the movement to execute King Louis XVI and later drafted the radical French Constitution of 1793. He became the closest confidant of Maximilien Robespierre, and served with him as one of the commissioners of the powerful Committee of Public Safety. Dispatched as a commissar to the army during its rocky start in the French Revolutionary Wars, Saint-Just imposed severe discipline, and he was credited by many for the army's subsequent revival at the front. Back in Paris, he supervised the consolidation of Robespierre's power through a ruthless and bloody program of intimidation. In his relatively brief time on the historical stage, he became the enduring public face of the Reign of Terror, full of dark zeal and energy. Dubbed the "Angel of Death", Saint-Just organized the arrests and prosecutions of many of the most famous figures of the Revolution. Ultimately Saint-Just himself was arrested in the violent episode of 9 Thermidor and executed the next day with Robespierre and their allies. In histories of the Revolution, their deaths at the guillotine mark the end of the Reign of Terror."--Wikipedia
Revolution and reaction, 1848-1852 : a mid-century watershed by Geoffrey Bruun( Book )

21 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An encyclopedia of world history, ancient, medieval and modern, chronologically arranged by William L Langer( Book )

5 editions published in 1948 in English and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Second World War and after by Geoffrey Bruun( Book )

8 editions published between 1964 and 1965 in English and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Europe and America since 1492 : Western civilization and its world influence by Geoffrey Bruun( Book )

8 editions published in 1954 in English and Undetermined and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Europe in evolution, 1415-1815 by Geoffrey Bruun( Book )

13 editions published between 1945 and 1970 in English and French and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world in the twentieth century by Geoffrey Bruun( Book )

5 editions published between 1962 and 1967 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A survey of European civilization. Part I. To 1660 by Wallace K. Ferguson. Part II. Since 1660 by Geoffrey Bruun by Wallace K Ferguson( Book )

4 editions published between 1936 and 1939 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A survey of European civilization by Wallace K Ferguson( Book )

in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Napoleon and his empire by Geoffrey Bruun( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Western civilization by Robert Edwin Herzstein( Book )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A survey of European civilization by Wallace K Ferguson( Book )

2 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world story, by Geoffrey Bruun and Millicent Haines by Geoffrey Bruun( Book )

8 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The centenary charter lectures in modern political history, 1945-1946 by Oskar Halecki( Book )

2 editions published in 1946 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Nineteenth-century European civilization, 1815-1914
Alternative Names
Bruun, Arthur Geoffrey.

Bruun, Arthur Geoffrey 1898-

Bruun, Arthur Geoffrey 1898-1988

Bruun, Geoffrey 1898-

Bruun, Geoffrey b. 1898

Geoffrey Bruun Canadian historian and biographer

Languages
English (277)

Spanish (26)

Italian (5)

German (1)

French (1)

Arabic (1)

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