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Parry, Albert 1901-1992

Overview
Works: 74 works in 254 publications in 3 languages and 7,551 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Military history  Periodicals  Terms and phrases  Dictionaries  Bibliography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Redactor, Translator, Other
Classifications: PS138, 917.3
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Albert Parry
Garrets and pretenders : a history of Bohemianism in America by Albert Parry( Book )

38 editions published between 1933 and 2012 in English and held by 1,122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For other editions, see Author Catalog
Terrorism : from Robespierre to Arafat by Albert Parry( Book )

8 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 1,000 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This work, the result of years of painstaking research, presents a comprehensive description and analysis of modern terrorism, plague of today's world. While showing how the nature of terrorism has evolved and changed, it gives a penetrating insight into the violence of man and the forces he will have to deal with if he is to survive. Today's terrorism threatens not only individual societies- it threatens international order and the future of mankind."--Jacket
Twentieth-century Russian literature by Harry T Moore( Book )

19 editions published between 1949 and 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 840 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The new class divided; science and technology versus Communism by Albert Parry( Book )

13 editions published between 1966 and 1967 in English and held by 673 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detailed investigation of the rising managerial, scientific and intellectual classes as a factor in contemporary Soviet society
The Russian scientist by Albert Parry( Book )

7 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter Kapitsa on life and science : addresses and essays collected by P. L Kapit︠s︡a( Book )

11 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Russian cavalcade, a military record by Albert Parry( Book )

8 editions published in 1944 in English and held by 414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

America learns Russian : a history of the teaching of the Russian language in the United States by Albert Parry( Book )

6 editions published in 1967 in 3 languages and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronologically presented is the slow development of Russian language instruction in America from the latter part of the 18th century at Kodiak, Alaska, to the establishment of large undergraduate departments at leading universities. The influence of Harvard University, the University of California, Columbia University, Pennsylvania State University, and the University of Pennsylvania is well documented. Sputnik of 1957 serves as a major chronological division in this historical overview. Economic, political, cultural, and religious influences behind the growth of Russian study and forces opposed to its expansion are given detailed attention. Appendixes list past and present officers of the American Association of Teachers of Slavic and East European Languages. An extensive index is included
Russia's rockets and missiles by Albert Parry( Book )

8 editions published between 1960 and 1961 in English and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Riddle of the Reich by Wythe Williams( Book )

4 editions published in 1941 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Whistler's father by Albert Parry( Book )

8 editions published in 1939 in English and Undetermined and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The loves of Catherine the Great by Vsevolod Nikolaev( Book )

7 editions published between 1982 and 1986 in English and Spanish and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tattoo : secrets of a strange art as practised among the natives of the United States by Albert Parry( Book )

11 editions published between 1933 and 2006 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Umstvennyĭ rabochiĭ by A Volʹskiĭ( Book )

4 editions published in 1968 in Russian and Undetermined and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Moscow puzzles : 359 mathematical recreations by B. A Kordemskiĭ( Book )

9 editions published between 1975 and 1992 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is, quite simply, the best and most popular puzzle book ever published in the Soviet Union. Since its first appearance in 1956 there have been eight editions as well as translations from the original Russian into Ukrainian, Estonian, Lettish, and Lithuanian. Almost a million copies of the Russian version alone have been sold.Part of the reason for the book's success is its marvelously varied assortment of brainteasers ranging from simple ""catch"" riddles to difficult problems (none, however, requiring advanced mathematics). Many of the puzzles will be new to Western readers, while some
The Hour( )

in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The war dictionary, words and phrases, military, naval, aeronautic, industrial, political, and geographic, which help to explain the war news by Louise G Parry( Book )

3 editions published in 1942 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Full steam ahead! : the true story of Peter Demens, the brave Russian nobleman who built the Orange Belt Railway and founded America's unique St. Petersburg by Albert Parry( Book )

2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Terrorism : from Robespierre to the Weather Underground by Albert Parry( Book )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Korea; an annotated bibliography of publications in the Russian language by Library of Congress( Book )

3 editions published in 1950 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Tattoo : secrets of a strange art as practised among the natives of the United States
Alternative Names

controlled identityLeclerc, Victor, 1901-1992

Albert Parry Russian historian

Leclerc, Victor.

Leclerc, Victor, 1901-

Parry, A.

Parry, Albert

Languages
English (176)

Russian (4)

Spanish (3)

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Tattoo : secrets of a strange art as practised among the natives of the United StatesThe Moscow puzzles : 359 mathematical recreationsTerrorism : from Robespierre to the Weather Underground