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Ryan, Cornelius

Overview
Works: 172 works in 1,217 publications in 29 languages and 21,931 library holdings
Genres: History  Drama  Film adaptations  Biography  Personal narratives  War films  Military history  Sources  Motion picture plays  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Editor, Bibliographic antecedent, Scenarist, Author of introduction, Conceptor, Other, Film editor, Translator
Classifications: D756.5.N6, 940.5421
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The longest day : June 6, 1944 by Cornelius Ryan( Book )
272 editions published between 1937 and 2014 in 23 languages and held by 5,172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Operation Overlord the Allied invasion of Europe, began at fifteen minutes after midnight on June 6, 1844-in the first hour of a day that would be forever known as D Day. The pathfinders jumped out of their planes over Normandy, the men who were to light the dropping zones for the paratroopers and infantry
A bridge too far by Cornelius Ryan( Book )
115 editions published between 1974 and 2013 in 12 languages and held by 4,536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reviews the individuals, tactics, and events involved in Field Marshal Bernard Law Montgomery's plan to end World War II
The last battle by Cornelius Ryan( Book )
183 editions published between 1964 and 2015 in 21 languages and held by 4,327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is a day-by-day chronicle, based on eye-witness accounts, of the twenty-one days prior to the fall of Belin in 1945
The longest day by Ken Annakin( Visual )
69 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,742 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Re-enacts the military operation of D-Day from four points of view--the workings of the high commands of the American, English, French, and German forces in their battle scheme for Normandy. Largely filmed on actual invasion sites in France
The longest day by Cornelius Ryan( Book )
115 editions published between 1959 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on interview research with hundreds of battle participants, this archive edition is published to commemorate the 70th anniversary of D-Day in 2014. It features 120 photographs and includes removable facsimile documents from the Cornelius Ryan Archive. It also includes an audio CD featuring the author's original research interviews
MacArthur: man of action by Frank Kelley( Book )
11 editions published between 1950 and 1970 in English and Dutch and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
En biografi om general Douglas MacArthur og hans deltagelse i 1. verdenskrig (Rainbow Division), 2. verdenskrig og Korea
Across the space frontier by Joseph A Kaplan( Book )
9 editions published between 1952 and 1953 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Conquest of the moon by Wernher Von Braun( Book )
8 editions published between 1953 and 1970 in English and German and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A bridge too far by Richard Attenborough( Visual )
35 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A dramatic recreation of an Allied airdrop behind German lines in Holland, and the subsequent disastrous Battle of Arnhem
A bridge too far [the classic history of the greatest battle of World War II] by Cornelius Ryan( )
15 editions published between 1974 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Bridge Too Far is Cornelius Ryan's masterly chronicle of the Battle of Arnhem, which marshaled the greatest armada of troop-carrying aircraft ever assembled and cost the Allies nearly twice as many casualties as D-day
The longest day June 6, 1944 by Cornelius Ryan( )
9 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The classic account of the Allied invasion of Normandy, The Longest Day is Cornelius Ryan's unsurpassed account of D-day, a book that endures as a masterpiece of military history. In this compelling tale of courage and heroism, glory and tragedy, Ryan painstakingly re-creates the fateful hours that preceded and followed the massive invasion of Normandy to retell the story of an epic battle that would turn the tide against world fascism and free Europe from the grip of Nazi Germany. This book, first published in 1959, is a must for anyone who loves history, as well as for anyone who wants to better understand how free nations prevailed at a time when darkness enshrouded the earth
Star-spangled mikado by Frank Kelley( Book )
5 editions published in 1947 in English and Undetermined and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The last battle the classic history of the battle for Berlin by Cornelius Ryan( )
4 editions published between 1966 and 2012 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The classic account of the final offensive against Hitler's Third ReichThe Battle for Berlin was the culminating struggle of World War II in the European theater. The last offensive against Hitler's Third Reich, it devastated one of Europe's historic capitals and marked the final defeat of Nazi Germany. It was also one of the war's bloodiest and most pivotal battles, whose outcome would shape international politics for decades to come
The longest day [June 6, 1944] by Cornelius Ryan( Recording )
4 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cornelius Ryan painstakingly re-creates the fateful hours that preceded and followed the massive invasion of Normandy to retell the story of an epic battle that would turn the tide against world Fascism and free Europe from the grip of Nazi Germany
The war stories of life and death from World War II by William Manchester( Recording )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
No one knew it was going to be that bad. World War II killed 60 million people--20 million of them soldiers--and inflicted wounds, bereavment, poverty and suffering on countless others. The War delivers gripping tales of men and women bearing witness to history's most destructive conflict
A private battle by Cornelius Ryan( Book )
7 editions published between 1979 and 1982 in 4 languages and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An account of Cornelius Ryan's losing four and a half year battle against cancer
Un puente lejano by Cornelius Ryan( Book )
14 editions published between 1975 and 2007 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Die Brücke von Arnheim by Cornelius Ryan( Book )
18 editions published between 1975 and 1990 in German and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The longest day : the D-Day story, June 6th, 1944 by Cornelius Ryan( Book )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
6 June, 1944. 156,000 troops from 12 different countries, 11,000 aircraft, 7,000 naval vessels, 24 hours. D-Day - the beginning of the Allied invasion of Hitler's formidable 'Fortress Europe' - was the largest amphibious invasion in history. There has never been a battle like it, before or since. But beyond the statistics and over sixty years on, what is it about the events of D-Day that remain so compelling? The courage of the men who fought and died on the beaches of France? The sheer boldness of the invasion plan? Or the fact that this, Rommel's 'longest day', heralded the beginning of the
Man on the moon by Wernher Von Braun( Book )
3 editions published in 1953 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Raiens, Kornēlijs 1920-1974
Raijens, Kornelijs 1920-1974
Ryan, Cornelius
Ryan, Cornelius 1920-...
Ryan, Cornelius John 1920-1974
ريان، كورنيلوس
ライアン, コーネリアス
Languages
English (443)
German (101)
French (91)
Spanish (55)
Italian (47)
Dutch (41)
Swedish (21)
Danish (18)
Japanese (16)
Chinese (13)
Polish (9)
Finnish (9)
Czech (8)
Portuguese (6)
Romanian (6)
Norwegian (4)
Slovenian (4)
Afrikaans (3)
Latvian (3)
Catalan (3)
Hebrew (2)
Hungarian (2)
Multiple languages (2)
Arabic (1)
Persian (1)
Greek, Modern (1)
Slovak (1)
Fula (1)
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