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Halliday, Jon

Overview
Works: 86 works in 430 publications in 18 languages and 8,773 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Biographies  History  Documentary films  Drama  Nonfiction films  Historical films  Personal narratives  Interviews  Children's films 
Roles: Author, Editor, Contributor, Interviewer, Other
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jon Halliday
Mao : the unknown story by Jung Chang( Book )

84 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 3,675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a decade of research and on interviews with many of Mao's close circle in China who have never talked before--and with virtually everyone outside China who had significant dealings with him--this is the most authoritative life of Mao ever written. It is full of startling revelations, exploding the myth of the Long March, and showing a completely unknown Mao: he was not driven by idealism or ideology; his intricate relationship with Stalin went back to the 1920s, ultimately bringing him to power; he welcomed the Japanese occupation; and he schemed, poisoned and blackmailed to get his way. After he conquered China in 1949, his secret goal was to dominate the world. He caused the deaths of 38 million people in the greatest famine in history. In all, well over 70 million Chinese perished under Mao's rule--in peacetime. This entirely fresh look at Mao will astonish historians and the general reader alike.--From publisher description
Korea : the unknown war by Jon Halliday( Book )

21 editions published between 1987 and 1990 in English and held by 850 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A portrait of the Korean War based on interviews with participants from all sides. Includes photographs, drawings, cartoons, paintings, and posters
A political history of Japanese capitalism by Jon Halliday( Book )

34 editions published between 1974 and 1980 in 4 languages and held by 827 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Japanese imperialism today; "co-prosperity in greater East Asia" by Jon Halliday( Book )

32 editions published between 1971 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 742 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mme Sun Yat-Sen (Soong Ching-ling) by Jung Chang( Book )

9 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Psychology of gambling by Jon Halliday( Book )

19 editions published between 1974 and 1977 in English and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sirk on Sirk; interviews with Jon Halliday by Douglas Sirk( Book )

10 editions published between 1971 and 1972 in English and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The artful Albanian : memoirs of Enver Hoxha by Enver Hoxha( Book )

11 editions published in 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sirk on Sirk : conversations with Jon Halliday by Douglas Sirk( Book )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2018 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ed : University of London
Mao : [the unknown story] by Jung Chang( Recording )

14 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a decade of research and on interviews with many of Mao's close circle in China who have never talked before--and with virtually everyone outside China who had significant dealings with him--this is the most authoritative life of Mao ever written. It is full of startling revelations, exploding the myth of the Long March, and showing a completely unknown Mao: he was not driven by idealism or ideology; his intricate relationship with Stalin went back to the 1920s, ultimately bringing him to power; he welcomed the Japanese occupation; and he schemed, poisoned and blackmailed to get his way. After he conquered China in 1949, his secret goal was to dominate the world. He caused the deaths of 38 million people in the greatest famine in history. In all, well over 70 million Chinese perished under Mao's rule--in peacetime. This entirely fresh look at Mao will astonish historians and the general reader alike.--From publisher description
Mao : l'histoire inconnue by Jung Chang( Book )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in French and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fondée sur de multiples témoignages et sur les fonds d'archives de l'ancienne Union soviétique, cette biographie de Mao Zedong fait la lumière sur les raisons grâce auxquelles il a réussi à faire main basse sur le pouvoir puis à le confisquer à son unique profit. Décrit ainsi son ascension, ses relations avec Staline, etc
Douglas Sirk by Laura Mulvey( Book )

9 editions published between 1972 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mao : het onbekende verhaal by Jung Chang( Book )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in Dutch and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kritische biografie van de Chinese leider (1893-1976)
Le Nouvel impérialisme japonais. [Japanese imperialism today] by Jon Halliday( Book )

6 editions published in 1973 in French and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mao : la storia sconosciuta by Jung Chang( Book )

24 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in 10 languages and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a decade of research and on interviews with many of Mao's close circle in China who have never talked before--and with virtually everyone outside China who had significant dealings with him--this is the most authoritative life of Mao ever written. It is full of startling revelations, exploding the myth of the Long March, and showing a completely unknown Mao: he was not driven by idealism or ideology; his intricate relationship with Stalin went back to the 1920s, ultimately bringing him to power; he welcomed the Japanese occupation; and he schemed, poisoned and blackmailed to get his way. After he conquered China in 1949, his secret goal was to dominate the world. He caused the deaths of 38 million people in the greatest famine in history. In all, well over 70 million Chinese perished under Mao's rule--in peacetime. This entirely fresh look at Mao will astonish historians and the general reader alike.--From publisher description
Conversations avec Douglas Sirk by Jon Halliday( Book )

3 editions published in 1997 in French and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un voyage à travers la carrière et la vie, entre Allemagne et Hollywood, d'un géant du cinéma et du théâtre. De la filmographie de Sirk, on connaît surtout ses mélodrames flamboyants qui ont inspiré nombre de cinéastes
Sun Yixian fu ren : Song Qingling zhuan lue by Jung Chang( Book )

8 editions published between 1988 and 1992 in Chinese and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben shu jian yao miao shu le song qing ling cong tong nian dao shi shi de zhu yao jing li he ke ge ke qi de wei da ren sheng
Imitation of life : ein Gespräch mit Jon Halliday by Douglas Sirk( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in German and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El nuevo imperialismo japonés by Jon Halliday( Book )

8 editions published in 1975 in Spanish and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wild swans by Mischa Scorer( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Author Jung Chang recounts how her childhood, her mother, and their family past eventually inspired her to write the book "Wild Swans". A portrait of three generations of Chinese women, specifically her grandmother, her mother, and herself, their fortunes mirrored the tumultuous history of 20th-century China
 
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Mao : the unknown story
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Sirk on Sirk : conversations with Jon HallidayMao : [the unknown story]Douglas Sirk
Alternative Names
Halidai 1939-

Halidai, Qiao 1939-

Halidai, Qiao'en

Halidejs, Džons 1939-

Hsia-lieh-ti

Hsia-lieh-ti 1939-

Jon Halliday Brits historicus

Jon Halliday historiador irlandés

Jon Halliday historien irlandais

Jon Halliday irischer Historiker

Jon Halliday irlanda historiisto

Jon Halliday storico irlandese

Khollidej, Zhon 1939-

Stack, Oswald

Холлидэй, Жон 1939-

ג'ון האלידיי היסטוריון אירי

הלידי, ג'ון, 1939-

הלידיי, ג'ון

جون هوليداي، 1939-

할리데이, 존 1939-

ジョン・ハリディ

ハリディ, J

ハリディ, ジョン

ハリデイ, J.

ハリデイ, ジョン

喬·哈利戴

喬·哈里戴

哈利載, 喬

哈利戴 1939-

哈利戴, 喬 1939-

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