WorldCat Identities

Durant, Ariel

Overview
Works: 659 works in 1,500 publications in 15 languages and 22,316 library holdings
Genres: History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography 
Roles: Author, Other, Creator
Classifications: CB53, 909
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Most widely held works by Ariel Durant
The story of civilization by Will Durant( Book )

79 editions published between 1935 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 3,522 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portrays the enigmatic character and incredible career of Napoleon Bonaparte, and describes the world he helped to fashion in the course of his ambitions
The lessons of history by Will Durant( Book )

79 editions published between 1967 and 2015 in 13 languages and held by 3,287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes material on the influence of biology, race, character, morals, religion, economics, socialism, government, and war on history
The age of Napoleon : a history of European civilization from 1789 to 1815 by Will Durant( Book )

17 editions published between 1967 and 2003 in English and Chinese and held by 2,020 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portrays the enigmatic character and incredible career of Napoleon Bonaparte, and describes the world he helped to fashion in the course of his ambitions
Rousseau and Revolution : a history of civilization in France, England, and Germany from 1756, and in the remainder of Europe from 1715 to 1789 by Will Durant( Book )

55 editions published between 1961 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 1,867 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A history of civilization in France, England, and Germany from 1756 and in the remainder of Europe from 1715-1789." "There is no 'popular history that is so encyclopedic in scope, so brightly readable in style.'" Saturday Rev
The age of Voltaire : a history of civilization in Western Europe from 1715 to 1756, with special emphasis on the conflict between religion and philosophy by Will Durant( Book )

42 editions published between 1965 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 1,793 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A history of civilization in Western Europe from 1715-1756, with special emphasis on the conflict between religion and philosophy."
The age of reason begins : a history of European civilization in the period of Shakespeare, Bacon, Montaigne, Rembrandt, Galileo, and Descartes: 1558-1648 by Will Durant( Book )

55 editions published between 1961 and 1992 in 8 languages and held by 1,759 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the religious strife and scientific progress made from 1558 to 1650 in Europe
The age of Louis XIV : a history of European civilization in the period of Pascal, Molière, Cromwell, Milton, Peter the Great, Newton, and Spinoza: 1648-1715 by Will Durant( Book )

58 editions published between 1963 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 1,743 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A history of European civilization in the period of Pascal, Molière, Cromwell, Milton, Peter the Great, Newton and Spinoza: 1648-1715."
Interpretations of life: a survey of contemporary literature; the lives and opinions of some major authors of our time by Will Durant( Book )

15 editions published between 1970 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 1,691 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Lives and Opinions of Some Major Authors of Our Time: Faulkner, Hemingway, Steinbeck, Sinclair, O'Neill, Jeffers, Pound, Joyce, Eliot, Maughan, Proust, Gide, Wittgenstein, Kierkegaard, Husserl, Heidegger, Sartre, de Beauvoir, Camus, Mann, Kafka, Kazantzakis, Sholokhov, Pasternak, Solzhenitzyn, and Yevtushenko
A dual autobiography by Will Durant( Book )

8 editions published between 1977 and 1980 in 3 languages and held by 1,436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lessons of history by Will Durant( Recording )

16 editions published between 1968 and 2010 in English and held by 530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Durants offer profound and insightful interpretation of the most vital lessons of history based on their five decades of research and reflection on pholosophy and history
Verdens kulturhistorie by William Durant( Book )

38 editions published between 1970 and 1972 in Danish and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Das Zeitalter Ludwigs XIV. Eine Geschichte der Europäischen Kultur zur Zeit Pascals, Molières, Cromwells, Miltons, Peters des Grossen, Newtons und Spinozas, 1648-1715 by Will Durant( Book )

4 editions published in 1966 in German and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Age of Louis XIV by Will Durant( Recording )

8 editions published between 1963 and 2015 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Durants explore an apex of modern European culture, the years 1648 to 1715, the era of Louis XIV
Das Zeitalter Voltaires by Will Durant( Book )

16 editions published between 1965 and 1985 in German and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rousseau und die Revolution : Eine Kulturgeschichte Frankreichs, Deutschlands und Englands von 1756 bis 1789 und des übrigen Europa von 1715 bis 1789 by Will Durant( Book )

5 editions published in 1969 in German and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Am Vorabend der Französischen Revolution by Will Durant( Book )

10 editions published between 1967 and 1985 in German and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Caesar and Christ by Will Durant( Recording )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Roman age, from infancy to empire, with an account of the advent of Jesus of Nazareth. The Story of Civilization series
Gegenreformation und Elisabethanisches Zeitalter by Will Durant( Book )

8 editions published between 1961 and 1985 in German and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Histoire de la civilisation by Will Durant( Book )

7 editions published between 1947 and 1966 in French and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vom Aberglauben zur Wissenschaft by Will Durant( Book )

10 editions published between 1963 and 1985 in German and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Ariel Durant amerikansk historikar

Ariel Durant amerikansk historiker

Ariel Durant crivaine amricaine

Ariel Durant US-amerikanische Schriftstellerin

Diyūrānt, Aryil

Durant, Will and Ariel.

Durant, Will (Mrs.)

Kaufman, Ada.

Kaufman, Chaya.

Kaufman, Ida.

Аріель Дюран

آرييل ديورانت، 1898-1981

آریل دورانت تاریخ‌نگار آمریکایی

إيريل ديورانت، 1898-1981

ديورانت، أريل، 1898-1981

ديورانت، أيريل، 1898-1981

كوفمان، إيدا، 1898-1981

كوفمان، شايا، 1898-1981

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The lessons of historyThe age of Napoleon : a history of European civilization from 1789 to 1815Rousseau and Revolution : a history of civilization in France, England, and Germany from 1756, and in the remainder of Europe from 1715 to 1789The age of Voltaire : a history of civilization in Western Europe from 1715 to 1756, with special emphasis on the conflict between religion and philosophyThe age of reason begins : a history of European civilization in the period of Shakespeare, Bacon, Montaigne, Rembrandt, Galileo, and Descartes: 1558-1648The age of Louis XIV : a history of European civilization in the period of Pascal, Molière, Cromwell, Milton, Peter the Great, Newton, and Spinoza: 1648-1715The lessons of history