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Lewis, Norman 1912-2006

Overview
Works: 69 works in 524 publications in 5 languages and 11,055 library holdings
Genres: Glossaries, vocabularies, etc  Dictionaries  Reference works  Biography  Programmed instructional materials  Terms and phrases 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: PE1591, 423.1
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Most widely held works about Norman Lewis
 
Most widely held works by Norman Lewis
The new Roget's Thesaurus of the English language in dictionary form by Norman Lewis( Book )

56 editions published between 1961 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,022 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Extensive entries of alphabetically listed words with listings of their synonyms and cross references
How to read better and faster by Norman Lewis( Book )

44 editions published between 1944 and 2009 in English and held by 1,676 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This famous book, used by the U.S. Air Force, Marine Corps, and more than 100 leading universities and colleges, can show you : how to get more out of books, magazines and newspapers ; how to retain more of what you read ; how to glance at a page and absorb the main ideas ; how to complete a light novel in a single sitting ; how to build your reading vocabulary ; how to increase your powers of concentration ; how to knife through masses of reading matter quickly and efficiently ; how to double - or even triple - your reading speed."--Cover
30 days to a more powerful vocabulary by Wilfred J Funk( Book )

55 editions published between 1942 and 1998 in English and Chinese and held by 965 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide that offers advice and specific instructions on methods of acquiring a larger, more effective vocabulary
The new Roget's thesaurus in dictionary form by Norman Lewis( Book )

50 editions published between 1959 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 806 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This thesaurus contains thousands of words, including colloquialisms, slang and scientific terms. Each listing of a word contains the synonyms that best define it, plus a cross reference to at least one other word
Word power made easy : the complete handbook for building a superior vocabulary by Norman Lewis( Book )

22 editions published between 1949 and 2016 in English and Chinese and held by 776 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Exercises designed to develop vocabulary skills present words together with their pronunciations, definitions and use in sentences
Word power made easy; the complete three-week vocabulary builder by Norman Lewis( Book )

31 editions published between 1949 and 2011 in English and held by 588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Exercises designed to develop vocabulary skills present words together with their pronunciations, definitions and use in sentences
Dictionary of modern pronunciation by Norman Lewis( Book )

10 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alphabetical listing of the 9000 most controversial words in American pronunciation
Dictionary of correct spelling, a handy reference guide by Norman Lewis( Book )

12 editions published between 1962 and 1983 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Correct spelling made easy by Norman Lewis( Book )

11 editions published between 1963 and 1996 in English and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirty days to better English by Norman Lewis( Book )

17 editions published between 1964 and 1985 in English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Each of thirty short chapters zeroes in on a different aspect of grammar, usage, spelling, and pronuncation, with challenging exercises to help monitor your progress
The comprehensive word guide by Norman Lewis( Book )

4 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

20 days to better spelling by Norman Lewis( Book )

11 editions published between 1953 and 1989 in English and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The changing sky : travels of a novelist by Norman Lewis( Book )

14 editions published between 1959 and 1984 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New power with words by Norman Lewis( Book )

8 editions published between 1964 and 1974 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tenth year of the ship by Norman Lewis( Book )

16 editions published between 1962 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronique d'une petite ville espagnole au lendemain de la guerre, où la population, jusqu'ici épargnée par les démons de l'époque, découvre soudain les tentations de la modernité. Un homme ne cesse de s'étonner de la propension de ses congénères à détruire au nom du progrès qu'ils n'arrivent pas à maîtriser, les lieux d'un art de vivre qu'ils avaient mis des siècles à créer
Instant word power by Norman Lewis( Book )

9 editions published between 1981 and 2008 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The modern thesaurus of synonyms, formerly The comprehensive word guide by Norman Lewis( Book )

10 editions published between 1965 and 1966 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Better English by Norman Lewis( Book )

13 editions published between 1956 and 1981 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How to get more out of your reading by Norman Lewis( Book )

3 editions published between 1951 and 1956 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rapid vocabulary builder by Norman Lewis( Book )

17 editions published between 1951 and 1988 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The new Roget's thesaurus in dictionary form
Alternative Names
Norman Lewis American writer

Norman Lewis (fencer) Amerikaans schermer (1915-2006)

Norman Lewis (grammarian) Amerikaans lexicograaf (1912-2006)

نورمن لوئیس

ਨੌਰਮਨ ਲਿਊਈਸ

루이스, 노르만 1912-2006

루이스, 노만 1912-2006

루이스, 노먼 1912-2006

Languages
English (401)

French (6)

Chinese (3)

Turkish (1)

Dutch (1)

Covers
30 days to a more powerful vocabularyThe new Roget's thesaurus in dictionary formWord power made easy : the complete handbook for building a superior vocabularyCorrect spelling made easyThirty days to better EnglishThe tenth year of the shipInstant word power