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Gaer, Joseph 1897-1969

Overview
Works: 162 works in 578 publications in 4 languages and 13,155 library holdings
Genres: Bibliography  Fables  Legends  Biography‡vApocryphal and legendary literature  Quotations  Folklore  History  Juvenile works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Apocryphal and legendary literature 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
Classifications: BL80, 290
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Most widely held works about Joseph Gaer
 
Most widely held works by Joseph Gaer
How the great religions began by Joseph Gaer( Book )

64 editions published between 1929 and 1981 in 3 languages and held by 1,670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What the faiths of the world are, and how they came to be
What the great religions believe by Joseph Gaer( Book )

16 editions published between 1963 and 1989 in English and Spanish and held by 1,085 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the major beliefs of 11 religions: Hinduism, Buddism, Jainism, Confucianism, Taoism, Shintoism, Judaism, Christianity, Islam, Zoroastrianism, Zen- Buddism. Following the explanations of the founder of each religion, he presents selections from its sacred literature. Selections are well chosen to illustrate the beauty of the writings and to further explain the religious and philosophic teachings of that particular faith
Holidays around the world by Joseph Gaer( Book )

8 editions published between 1953 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 926 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of the celebrations and ceremonials of the five great religions -- Buddhism, Judaism, Hinduism, Christianity, and Mohammedanism
The fables of India by Joseph Gaer( Book )

4 editions published between 1955 and 1956 in English and held by 624 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Here are stories from long ago of animals and people who were both wise and foolish. Grades 5 and up
The lore of the Old Testament by Joseph Gaer( Book )

6 editions published between 1951 and 1966 in English and held by 596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lore of the New Testament by Joseph Gaer( Book )

11 editions published between 1952 and 1966 in English and German and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first round; the story of the CIO Political action committee by Joseph Gaer( Book )

14 editions published in 1944 in English and Spanish and held by 536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wisdom of the living religions by Joseph Gaer( Book )

18 editions published between 1956 and 2007 in English and Persian and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Puritan heritage; America's roots in the Bible by Joseph Gaer( Book )

10 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surveys the influence of Judeo-Christian concepts in American history and institutions
The adventures of Rama; the story of the great Hindu epic Ramayana by Vālmīki( Book )

6 editions published between 1954 and 1964 in English and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The retelling of the epic Hindu story of Ramayana, his battles and friends
Bret Harte; bibliography and biographical data by Joseph Gaer( Book )

15 editions published between 1900 and 1968 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Our Jewish heritage by Joseph Gaer( Book )

12 editions published between 1957 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frank Norris (Benjamin Franklin Norris) bibliography and biographical data by Joseph Gaer( Book )

18 editions published between 1934 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The theatre of the gold rush decade in San Francisco by Joseph Gaer( Book )

9 editions published between 1933 and 1970 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The legend of the Wandering Jew by Joseph Gaer( Book )

10 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bibliography of California literature: pre-gold rush period by Joseph Gaer( Book )

7 editions published between 1935 and 1970 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Everybody's weather by Joseph Gaer( Book )

7 editions published between 1944 and 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book explains what weather is and why it is important
Jack London; bibliography and biographical data by Joseph Gaer( Book )

7 editions published between 1934 and 1970 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Fishman, Joseph 1897-1969

Gaer, Joseph 1897-

Gaer, Yossef 1897-1969

Gaʾir, Jūzif

Gaʼir, Jūzif 1897-1969

Giʾir, Jūzif

Giʼir, Jūzif 1897-1969

Kǣ, Čhē

Kǣ, Čhē 1897-1969

Yossef Gaer 1897-1969

Yossef Gaes

Yossef Gaes 1897-1969

Languages
English (226)

Spanish (5)

German (4)

Persian (4)