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Kessel, Joseph 1898-1979

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The lion by Joseph Kessel( Book )

323 editions published between 1953 and 2015 in 16 languages and held by 2,357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adventure story about a 10-year-old girl who lives on a Kenya game preserve, and her strange rapport with a majestic lion
The horsemen by Joseph Kessel( Book )

107 editions published between 1967 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As the son of the greatest horseman in Afghanistan, Uraz journeys through this world trying to live up to the reputation of his father, while forging his own identity in the eyes of his fellow tribesmen
Army of shadows by Joseph Kessel( Book )

121 editions published between 1943 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 878 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Analyse : Roman historique
The man with the miraculous hands by Joseph Kessel( Book )

71 editions published between 1960 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 787 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This book chronicles the career of Dr. Felix Kersten, a gifted physician whose most infamous patient was Nazi SS chief Heinrich Himmler. Kersten, an alternative-medicine specialist, could alleviate Himmler's severe and chronic abdominal pain using massage and manipulation, therapy so effective that Himmler came to depend on Kersten for his physical and psychological well being. Kersten boldly used the resulting emotional leverage over Himmler to win release from the fate of the Gestapo for victims of Nazi persecution, first a few at a time, then in increasing numbers until thousands of Jews and other persecuted peoples were saved. The Man with the Miraculous Hands is an account of a little-known miracle of World War II."--Jacket
L'équipage by Joseph Kessel( Book )

185 editions published between 1923 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 703 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The crew of a French reconnaissance plane during WW1 consisted of just two men: a pilot and an observer. Two such men are Jean Herbillon and Claude Maury. Herbillon's dreams of glory as an air ace have been dashed after only a few months at the front; Maury suffers from a broken heart'his only hope is that his exploits as a pilot will win back his lost love. Together the two form one of the best crews in the air, fighting in the first aerial conflict in history'one in which a combatant can count his life expectancy in weeks. The pressure of war forges a strong bond between the two flyers, but can it survive the discovery that they are both in love with the same woman' Joseph Kessel's autobiographical novel is a staggering tale of courage, brotherhood and loss. From the Trade Paperback edition
Belle de jour; a film by Joseph Kessel( Book )

137 editions published between 1923 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Driven by her vivid sexual and sadomasochistic fantasies, Se.verine Serizy, a Parisian housewife unable to share physical intimacy with her husband, takes a job at a brothel where, under the pseudonym "Belle de Jour," she fulfills her customers wildest fantasies, in a new edition of the classic erotic novel
The road back; a report on Alcoholics Anonymous by Joseph Kessel( Book )

31 editions published between 1960 and 2013 in French and English and held by 572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Personal impressions of alcoholics encountered in various New York area centers and an account of the work of Alcoholics anonymous
Mayerling by Terence Young( Visual )

16 editions published between 1937 and 2012 in French and Spanish and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tragic romance set in late 19th century Vienna. An unhappily married prince falls in love and creates royal consternation
Kisling by Moïse Kisling( Book )

5 editions published in 1971 in English and French and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sirocco : a novel by Joseph Kessel( Book )

61 editions published between 1931 and 2016 in French and English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mermoz by Joseph Kessel( Book )

104 editions published between 1935 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mermoz est né dans l'Aisne à Aubenton le 9 décembre 1901 et disparu en 1936 à bord de l'hydravion Croix-du-Sud au large des côtes de Dakar ... voici son histoire
Nuits de princes by Joseph Kessel( Book )

95 editions published between 1927 and 1988 in 3 languages and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fortune carrée by Joseph Kessel( Book )

104 editions published between 1932 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aventures folles, combats cruels, chevauchées fantastiques, tempêtes en mer Rouge, attaque de pirates...¦Du Yémen au pays des Issas, deux aventuriers fous de liberté, Igricheff le Russe métissé de Kirghiz et Mordhom le marin breton, captent notre imagination. Ce roman nous fait découvrir et aimer des pays et des hommes aux antipodes de notre monde civilisé
The Medici fountain : a novel by Joseph Kessel( Book )

46 editions published between 1950 and 1979 in 5 languages and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The changes and ravages that World War I bring to the Daleaus, a prominent Parisian family
The night of the generals by Anatole Litvak( Visual )

10 editions published between 1967 and 2011 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The murder of a prostitute, who is also a German agent, draws the attention of Major Grau of German Intelligence, who discovers that the evidence points to three top-ranking Nazi generals. After following leads, Grau winds up in Paris and discovers that two of the generals are deeply involved in a plot to assassinate Adolf Hitler. Grau's case will go unfinished for twenty years until the true killer is brought to justice
Les rois aveugles by Joseph Kessel( Book )

57 editions published between 1923 and 1988 in French and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historische roman over de val van het russische rijk in 1916 en het voorspel van de revolutie rondom de centrale figuur Raspoetin
Belle de jour by Luis Buñuel( Visual )

102 editions published between 1966 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Severine lleva apenas un año casada con Pierre. Una unión perfecta, pero la mujer decide buscar emociones haciéndose prostituta
Les captifs, roman by Joseph Kessel( Book )

48 editions published between 1926 and 2001 in French and English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tous n'étaient pas des anges by Joseph Kessel( Book )

32 editions published between 1963 and 2012 in French and Undetermined and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les coeurs purs by Joseph Kessel( Book )

47 editions published between 1927 and 1990 in French and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trois récits cosmopolites, Irlande, Russie et France, inspirés par des enquêtes journalistiques de l'auteur
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The lion
Alternative Names
Jef 1898-1979

Joseph Kessel aventurier, journaliste grand-reporter et romancier français

Joseph Kessel Frans oorlogsverslaggever (1898-1979)

Joseph Kessel französischer Journalist, Abenteurer und Romancier

Joseph Kessel French journalist and novelist

Joseph Kessel giornalista e scrittore francese

Keesel, Yosef 1898-1979

Ḳesel, Yosef 1898-1979

Kesel, Žozef

Kesels, Žozefs 1898-1979

Kessel, Élie Joseph.

Kessel, Elie Joseph 1898-1979

Kessel J.

Kessel, J. 1898-1979

Kessel, Jacques 1898-1979

Kessel, Jean.

Kessel José

Kessel Joseph

Kessel, Joseph Élie.

Kessel, Joseph-Élie 1898-1979

Kessel, Józef

Kesselʹ, Ž. 1898-1979

Kesselʹ, Zh 1898-1979

Kesselʹ, Zh. (Zhozef), 1898-1979

Kesselʹ, Zhozef 1898-1979

Kesselʹ, Žozef 1898-1979

Kessels, Žozefs 1898-1979

Kessl, Joseph 1898-1979

Жозеф Кесел

Жозеф Кессель

Жозеф Кессель французский журналист, писатель и сценарист

Жозеф Кессель французький журналіст, письменник та сценарист

Кессель, Ж 1898-1979

Кессель, Ж. (Жозеф), 1898-1979

Кессель, Жозеф

Кессель, Жозеф 1898-1979

ג'וזף קסל סופר צרפתי

קאסעל, יוסף 1898-1979

קסל, ז'וזף

קסל, יוסף

קסל, יוסף 1898-1979

קסל, יוסף אליהו אהרן בן שמואל

ژوزف کسل

케셀, 조세프

케셀, 조지프

켓셀, 죠셉

ケッセル, ジョゼフ



The horsemenThe man with the miraculous handsBelle de jour; a filmThe night of the generals