WorldCat Identities

Randel, William Peirce 1909-1996

Overview
Works: 69 works in 160 publications in 5 languages and 6,129 library holdings
Genres: History  Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Juvenile works  Christian fiction  Periodicals 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: PS1583, 363.973
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Most widely held works about William Peirce Randel
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Most widely held works by William Peirce Randel
Edward Eggleston by William Peirce Randel( Book )

27 editions published between 1946 and 1963 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A study of the life and writings of the novelist-historian
The Ku Klux Klan; a century of infamy by William Peirce Randel( Book )

16 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 1,353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book traces the Klan from its beginning as a social club which quickly developed into a army of white-robed night-riders dedicated to restoring white supremacy during Reconstruction. After a period in the early Twenties, extending its opposition to Catholics, Jews and recent immigrants
The American Revolution: mirror of a people by William Peirce Randel( Book )

5 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 1,060 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through illustrations and prose, the author portrays the life of the common people in the days of the American Revolution
The evolution of American taste by William Peirce Randel( Book )

5 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 792 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For over 200 years, Americans have been free to do and say as they please. But for most of that time, American accepted foreign rule over how they dressed themselves, the shape of the chairs they sat in, and the style of the buildings they lived and worked in. The Evolution of American Taste covers the growth of a unique American style through food, clothing, literature, architecture, painting and sculpture, and furniture
Centennial; American life in 1876 by William Peirce Randel( Book )

3 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 746 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The circuit rider; a tale of the heroic age by Edward Eggleston( Book )

5 editions published between 1966 and 1974 in English and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the author's own life as well as the life of Ohio itinerant preacher Jacob Young, this 1874 novel of a frontier Methodist minister and Bible agent presents a rollicking yet realistic view of early American life in the Midwest. Corn-shuckings, camp meetings, revivals, revels, and highwaymen color this novel-as-social-history
Le Ku Klux Klan [Ku Klux Klan] by William Peirce Randel( Book )

15 editions published between 1965 and 1976 in French and Italian and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ku-Klux-Klan by William Peirce Randel( Book )

4 editions published between 1965 and 1971 in German and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Walden (Henry David Thoreau) by William Peirce Randel( Recording )

2 editions published between 1974 and 1975 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leaves of grass (Walt Whitman) by William Peirce Randel( Recording )

2 editions published between 1974 and 1975 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Civil disobedience by Henry David Thoreau( Recording )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 1st work discusses Thoreau's arguments for civil disobedience based on the idea that no law should require blind obedience. The 2nd work compares Garrison's views on abolitionism with other contemporary movements concerning slavery
The Ku Klux Klan : a century of infamy by William Peirce Randel( Book )

5 editions published between 1965 and 1974 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El Ku Klux Klan by William Peirce Randel( Book )

4 editions published in 1965 in Spanish and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Starting with Whitman; American poetry since 1855 by William Peirce Randel( Book )

1 edition published in 1949 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ku Klux Klan : un secolo di'infamia by William Peirce Randel( Book )

4 editions published between 1966 and 1974 in Italian and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The poetry of Ralph Waldo Emerson by William Peirce Randel( Recording )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thoreau and the middle landscape by William Peirce Randel( Recording )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drum taps (Walt Whitman) by William Peirce Randel( Recording )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Whitman as a disciple of Emerson by William Peirce Randel( Recording )

2 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Randel, William.

Randel, William, 1909-1996

Randel, William P.

Languages
English (83)

French (13)

Italian (6)

German (4)

Spanish (4)