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Time-Life Books

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Works: 3,207 works in 11,232 publications in 9 languages and 1,293,146 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Pictorial works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Juvenile works 
Roles: Editor, Contributor, Other, Publisher, Producer
Classifications: N5300, 759.9492
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This fabulous century by Time-Life Books( Book )

31 editions published between 1969 and 1988 in English and held by 4,017 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pictorial survey by decade of the American social scene, 1900-1970, with a prelude volume covering American popular culture in the three decades prior to the 20th century
The world of Michelangelo, 1475-1564 by Robert Coughlan( Book )

36 editions published between 1966 and 1982 in 3 languages and held by 3,941 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lavishly illustrated account of the life, career, achievements and times of the greatest Renaissance genius, Michelangelo, with background information on other artists of that era
The first Americans by Robert Claiborne( Book )

12 editions published between 1973 and 1992 in 4 languages and held by 3,605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes a chapter on Eskimos. Gives the history cultural-anthropological description of the Eskimos. Other chapters focus on the various types of Indians spread across the American continents
The cowboys by Time-Life Books( Book )

28 editions published between 1973 and 2004 in 5 languages and held by 3,573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photographs-and-text survey of all aspects of the life and history of the American cowboy during the late 19th century
The world of Rembrandt, 1606-1669 by Robert Wallace( Book )

18 editions published between 1968 and 1982 in 4 languages and held by 3,494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lavishly illustrated account of the life, career, works and times of the 17th century Dutch artist Rembrandt van Rijn, with background information on other artists of that period
The world of Van Gogh, 1853-1890 by Robert Wallace( Book )

29 editions published between 1969 and 1982 in 4 languages and held by 3,449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume surveys the life, career, work and times of Vincent Van Gogh, with background information on other artists of that period, emphasizing the works of Gaugin and Toulouse-Lautrec
The world of Winslow Homer, 1836-1910 by James Thomas Flexner( Book )

10 editions published between 1966 and 1980 in English and held by 3,440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profusely illustrated account of the life and career of 19th century American artist Winslow Homer, with background information on other artists of that time
The world of Vermeer, 1632-1675 by Hans Koning( Book )

30 editions published between 1967 and 1985 in 4 languages and held by 3,368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surveys the life, work and times of Jan Vermeer, the last of the great artists of 17th century Holland
African kingdoms by Basil Davidson( Book )

36 editions published between 1965 and 1990 in 3 languages and held by 3,355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surveys the history, civilizations, culture and people of ancient Africa and explains the influence of the past on modern African life and customs
Blitzkrieg by Robert Wernick( Book )

21 editions published between 1976 and 2004 in 6 languages and held by 3,313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hitler's armies smash Poland--Denmark and Norway fall--they take Holland and Belgium--and France collapses
The gunfighters by Time-Life Books( Book )

19 editions published between 1974 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 3,311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrated chronicle of the lives and careers of badmen and lawmen of the American West, 1865-1900, Wyatt Earp, Jesse James, et al
Prelude to war by Robert T Elson( Book )

12 editions published between 1976 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 3,302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A peace resting on quicksand"--Soviet spectre -- New breed of Caesars -- Convulsion in the Far East -- Downfall of a feeble league -- Dress rehearsal in Spain -- One minute to midnight -- Picture essays: When the shooting stopped -- Killing ground in Russia -- Uneasy respite -- Dizzy, decadent Berlin -- Deadly game of make believe -- Theatrics of power -- Samurai slash at China -- Rome's new legionaries -- Nazis' seductive rituals -- First big take-over
The Indians by Time-Life Books( Book )

21 editions published between 1973 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 3,293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrated chronicles of Indian life, culture, rituals, confrontations with the white man, etc. on the Western frontier
The world of Delacroix, 1798-1863 by Tom Prideaux( Book )

20 editions published between 1966 and 1981 in 4 languages and held by 3,249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A profusely illustrated account of the life, career, works and times of Eugene Delacroix, master 19th century French painter, with background information on other artists of the time
The world of Cézanne, 1839-1906 by Richard W Murphy( Book )

24 editions published between 1968 and 1982 in 3 languages and held by 3,236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profusely illustrated account of the life, work and times of Paul Cezanne, great 19th century French painter
The world of Rubens, 1577-1640 by C. V Wedgwood( Book )

16 editions published between 1967 and 1982 in English and Japanese and held by 3,218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stresses the career and artistic style of the Dutch painter of the Counter Reformation and includes numerous color reproductions
Cradle of civilization by Samuel Noah Kramer( Book )

29 editions published between 1965 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 3,214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Picture-text survey that reconstructs the history, politics, religion and cultural achievements of ancient Sumer, Babylonia and Assyria
The world of Marcel Duchamp, 1887-1968 by Calvin Tomkins( Book )

24 editions published between 1966 and 1985 in English and French and held by 3,212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surveys the life, work and times of Marcel Duchamp, one of the most influential of the 20th century artists
Battle of Britain by Leonard Mosley( Book )

13 editions published between 1977 and 2004 in English and Chinese and held by 3,204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of the aircraft, pilots, tactics, and results of the three-month Battle of Britain in 1940
The world of Goya, 1746-1828 by Richard Schickel( Book )

18 editions published between 1968 and 1982 in 3 languages and held by 3,149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the life, career and paintings of the Spanish court painter, Francisco Goya, with information on the times in which he lived and other artists of that era
 
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Alternative Names
Collections Time-Life.

Éditions Time-Life.

Editors of "Life".

Life.

Life, Editors.

Redaction de "Life".

Redaktion der Time-Life Bücher.

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Time, inc Time-Life Books

Time-Life Books

Time-Life Books (Pays-Bas)

Time-Life-Bücher

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Time-Life International

Time-Life international (Amsterdam)

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