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Cate, Curtis 1924-2006

Overview
Works: 44 works in 221 publications in 7 languages and 8,749 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Biographies  Fiction  Chronologies  History  Action and adventure fiction  Novels  Romance fiction  Programmed instructional materials  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Translator, Editor, Correspondent
Classifications: PQ2637.A274, B
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Most widely held works by Curtis Cate
George Sand : a biography by Curtis Cate( Book )

20 editions published between 1975 and 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,740 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pseud. Of Aurore Dudevant
Antoine de Saint-Exupéry by Curtis Cate( Book )

39 editions published between 1970 and 2000 in 4 languages and held by 1,245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biografi over den navnlig fra 2. verdenskrig kendte, franske militærpilot og forfatter
The ides of August : the Berlin Wall crisis--1961 by Curtis Cate( Book )

24 editions published between 1978 and 1980 in 4 languages and held by 1,199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the building of the wall between East and West Berlin in 1961, examines the reasons the wall was built and the consequences of that action
Friedrich Nietzsche by Curtis Cate( Book )

20 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and Portuguese and held by 1,133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Friedrich Nietzsche was, with little doubt, the most intensely personal, egotistically subjective, and fearlessly provocative thinker the Western world has yet seen. The protean diversity of his affirmations make him one of the most seminal and influential of modern philosophers, yet his often paradoxical statements can be properly understood only within the context of his restless, almost nomadic life. Curtis Cate's new biography, written for the layperson rather than the academic, goes far towards clarifying Nietzsche's ideas and the reactions they elicited. The author does equal justice to the musical as well as philosophical influences to which Nietzsche was subjected, the subtle working of his incomparable mind, and the acute physical suffering he combated from his adolescence until his final mental collapse of January 1889. Cutting through the academic jargon and complexities to clear away stereotypical prejudices that have accumulated around Nietzsche's name, Cate reveals a Nietzsche whose ideas continue to have prophetic relevance and incredible vibrancy today."--Jacket
The war of the two emperors : the duel between Napoleon and Alexander -- Russia, 1812 by Curtis Cate( Book )

16 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in English and French and held by 1,088 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers incisive portraits on the indecisive Tsar Alexander I and the brilliant but vain napoleon, their calamitous confrontation, the dissolution of the great French army
André Malraux : a biography by Curtis Cate( Book )

31 editions published between 1993 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 907 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Strasbourg in 1944. Impressed by his quick-witted intelligence and erudition, General de Gaulle made him Minister of Information in 1945 and later, in 1959, France's first Minister of Culture: two appointments which caused him later to be vilified by leftists as a "traitor" to his revolutionary past
My road to opera : the recollections of Boris Goldovsky by Boris Goldovsky( Book )

7 editions published between 1942 and 1979 in English and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The secret of Major Thompson by Pierre Daninos( Book )

1 edition published in 1957 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry; his life and times by Curtis Cate( Book )

15 editions published between 1970 and 1973 in 3 languages and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Afghanistan : the terrible decade, 1978-1988( Book )

3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Southern mail [and] Night flight by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry( Book )

4 editions published between 1976 and 2000 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, an intrepid and eccentric adventurer, transferred his passion for flying to the written word by writing several classics of aviation literature, including Southern Mail and Night Flight. Based on Saint-Exupéry's trail-blazing flights for the French airmail service over the Sahara and, later, the Andes, these two novels evoke the tragic courage and nobility of the airborne pioneers who took enormous risks, flying in open cock pits in planes that were often fragile and unstable"--Page 4 of cover
Courrier sud by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry( Book )

3 editions published between 1971 and 2000 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der Autor berichtet von seinem Freund, dem Flieger Jacques Bernis, erzählt von dessen sehnsüchtiger, unerfüllter Liebe zu der Jugendgespielin Genoveba und beschwört die gefahrvoll berauschende Welt des frühen Flugerlebnisses, die bizarre Schönheit der Wolkengebirge, die übermächtige Großartigkeit des nächtlichen Himmels und in diesen Begegnungen die Verlassenheit des Menschen in der ungeheuren Ordnung des Kosmos
Night flight by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry( Book )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An adventure story about the men who risked their lives flying the first commercial air mail routes in the early 1930's
Russia 1812 : the duel between Napoleon and Alexander by Curtis Cate( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Challenge of Soviet shipping( Book )

2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Riß durch Berlin by Curtis Cate( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in German and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Malraux by Curtis Cate( Book )

3 editions published in 2006 in French and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Evaluations : community support worker training grant administration and intermediate level training by Curtis Cate( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Volodia Popov : Paris, 2000-2004 by Fatiha Amer( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Southern mail. Night flight. Translated ... by Curtis Cate, with acknowledgements to Stuart Gilbert's translations by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry( Book )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Friedrich Nietzsche
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André Malraux : a biographySouthern mail [and] Night flightCourrier sudRussia 1812 : the duel between Napoleon and Alexander
Alternative Names
Cate, Curtis, 1924-

Cortes, Don 1924-2006

Curtis Cate biographe, journaliste, historien de la campagne de Russie de 1812

Curtis Cate French journalist

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