WorldCat Identities

Herold, J. Christopher

Overview
Works: 37 works in 327 publications in 9 languages and 11,098 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Quotations  Juvenile works  Drama  Filmed lectures  Military history  Patterns  Interviews 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: DC201, 944.046
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by J. Christopher Herold
The age of Napoleon by J. Christopher Herold( Book )

83 editions published between 1949 and 2003 in 5 languages and held by 4,434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Called an "outstanding work of popular history" by The New York Times, this book is the biography of an enigmatic and legendary personality, as well as the portrait of an entire age. The author explores relevant political, cultural, military, commercial, and social history. -- Publisher's description
Mistress to an age : a life of Madame de Staël by J. Christopher Herold( Book )

59 editions published between 1929 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"From the eve of the French Revolution until the Bourbon Restoration, Germaine de Stael held the limelight as a political power, a philosopher, and an uninhibited heroine. J. Christopher Herold vigorously tells the story of the fierce Madame de Stael, revealing her bold philosophical ideas, her whirlwind affairs with the great intellectuals of her day - among them Talleyrand and Benjamin Constant - her courageous opposition to Napoleon when it seemed that she alone in all of France dared oppose him, and her idealistic rebellion against all that was cynical, tyrannical, and passionless."--Jacket
Bonaparte in Egypt by J. Christopher Herold( Book )

39 editions published between 1962 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 1,515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Account of the French expedition to Egypt launched in 1798
The Battle of Waterloo by J. Christopher Herold( Book )

10 editions published between 1967 and 2015 in English and held by 868 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of the battle which ended the career of the greatest conqueror of modern times. Illustrated with documents, paintings, and relics of the period
The Swiss without halos by J. Christopher Herold( Book )

20 editions published between 1948 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Love in five temperaments by J. Christopher Herold( Book )

13 editions published between 1961 and 1964 in English and German and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Short biographies of women famous in mondaine 18th century Parisian society
The mind of Napoleon : a selection from his written and spoken words by Napoleon( Book )

14 editions published between 1955 and 1969 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Germaine Necker de Staël by J. Christopher Herold( Book )

52 editions published between 1959 and 1983 in 7 languages and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sa vie politique : ses écrits, le Club de Salm, le Tribunat, l'expulsion du Tribunat, les Cent-Jours
Joan, maid of France by J. Christopher Herold( Book )

5 editions published between 1952 and 1963 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mathematics in Arcadia : Tom Stoppard in conversation with Robert Osserman by Tom Stoppard( Visual )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dialogue between the mathematician Robert Osserman and the playwright Tom Stoppard commenting on Stoppard's play Arcadia. The plot of the stageplay revolves around the philosophical inquiries of a young woman and her tutor concerning the nature of mathematics, specifically Fermat's last theorem, and the investigations of two other scholars into the proofs for the theorem
Vita di Napoleone by J. Christopher Herold( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in Italian and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bonaparte in Egypt, etc. [With plates, including portraits, and maps.] by J. Christopher Herold( Book )

2 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'età di Napoleone by J. Christopher Herold( Book )

1 edition published in 1967 in Italian and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Decorative cross-stitch alphabets by J. Christopher Herold( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Crosswords to exercise your mind by J. Christopher Herold( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bioinformatics : the next generation of market opportunities by Enal S Razvi( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Footsteps in the fog( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Germaine Necker de Staël : Traduit de l'anglais par Michelle Maurois. Avec 11 illustr. hors texte by J. Christopher Herold( Book )

1 edition published in 1962 in Undetermined and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

NAPOLEON by J. Christopher Herold( Book )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

In Napoleon, National Book Award winner J. Christopher Herold tells the fascinating story of a legendary leader who changed the world in every aspect - political, cultural, military, and commercial. Napoleon Bonaparte's rise from common origins to the pinnacle of power, as well as his defeat at Waterloo, still influences our daily lives, from the map of Europe to the metric system. Here's the fascinating story of the great soldier-statesman
 
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The mind of Napoleon : a selection from his written and spoken words
Alternative Names

controlled identityHerold, Christopher

Herold, Christopher

Herold, Christopher 1919-1964

Herold, J. C.

Herold, J. C. 1919-1964

Herold, J. Christopher

Herold, J. Christopher 1919-1964

Herold, Jean Christopher

Herold, Jean-Christopher 1919-1964

Hīrūld, Ǧ. Kristūfir

ج. كرستوفر هيرولد

هيرولد، كرستوفر

Languages
English (217)

German (39)

French (22)

Italian (8)

Swedish (4)

Arabic (3)

Spanish (3)

Persian (1)

Finnish (1)

Covers
Mistress to an age : a life of Madame de StaëlBonaparte in EgyptThe mind of Napoleon : a selection from his written and spoken wordsDecorative cross-stitch alphabetsCrosswords to exercise your mind