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Kohn, George C.

Overview
Works: 18 works in 170 publications in 9 languages and 10,621 library holdings
Genres: Dictionaries  History  Encyclopedias  Biography‡vDictionaries  Reference works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
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Most widely held works about George C Kohn
 
Most widely held works by George C Kohn
Dictionary of wars by George C Kohn( Book )

62 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,838 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains concise descriptions of more than 1,700 recorded wars from 2,000 B.C. to the present
Dictionary of historic documents by George C Kohn( Book )

22 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in English and Portuguese and held by 2,203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains summaries of over 2,200 significant historic documents, in alphabetical order, from before the time of Christ to the present day Nuclear Test Ban Treaty
Encyclopedia of plague and pestilence : from ancient times to the present by George C Kohn( Book )

26 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 1,189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a revised edition of a resource that compiles geo-historical information about major, outstanding, and unusual epidemics in various parts of the world from ancient times to the present. Kohn (writer and editor of numerous reference books) and the other contributors present important facts about when and where particular epidemics started, how or why they occurred and spread, whom they affected, and the outcome or significance. The approximately 700 main entries (arranged alphabetically by geographical location, except for diseases that have familiar names, e.g. the Black Death) mainly address cause and effect, with minimal attention paid to epidemiology, pathology, and etiology. Included are many cross-references and suggestions for further reading. The three appendices list entries by disease and geography, and include a timetable
Twentieth century American nicknames by Walter C Kidney( Book )

7 editions published in 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains the nicknames of well-known people, miscellaneous items, roads, restaurants, government agencies, companies, other organizations, and equipment and weapons
Encyclopedia of plague and pestilence by George C Kohn( Book )

7 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 962 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documents all of the major, outstanding and unusual epidemics throughout the world, from the dawn of human history to the present day
The new encyclopedia of American scandal by George C Kohn( Book )

14 editions published in 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 842 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a revised edition of Encyclopedia of American scandal (1989). It is updated to incorporate the peccadillos of the past decade; and the 455 alphabetical entries add such juicy bits as O.J., the Olympics, Tailhook, the Eric and Lyle Menedez murder trial, and of course Monica. The coverage extends back to the 1630s, and includes Susan B. Anthony's conviction for felonious voting, Joseph McCarthy, and Charles Ponzi. This unique collection of scandalous activities and pursuits provides a historic reference to the dark and endlessly fascinating side of American history
Dictionary of culprits and criminals by George C Kohn( Book )

8 editions published between 1986 and 1995 in English and held by 771 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Encyclopedia of American scandal by George C Kohn( Book )

9 editions published between 1988 and 1991 in English and Chinese and held by 595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of Americans' worst slippages into the worlds of deceit, impropriety, bribery, sex, powermongering, espionage and treason
The Wordsworth encyclopedia of plague and pestilence( Book )

4 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wentworth : a novel by George C Kohn( Book )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A concise dictionary of wars by George C Kohn( Book )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Encyklopedia wojen by George C Kohn( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in Polish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Savaş Sözlüğü by George C Kohn( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in Turkish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George C. Kohn by Walter C Kidney( Book )

1 edition published in 1979 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Meiguo chou wen da quan by George C Kohn( )

1 edition published in 1989 in Chinese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Dictionary of wars / George C. Kohn by George C Kohn( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

[Mormon scandals] by George C Kohn( )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Dictionary of historic documents
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Dictionary of historic documentsEncyclopedia of plague and pestilence : from ancient times to the presentEncyclopedia of plague and pestilenceThe new encyclopedia of American scandalDictionary of culprits and criminalsThe Wordsworth encyclopedia of plague and pestilenceA concise dictionary of warsDictionary of wars / George C. Kohn
Alternative Names
Childs Kohn, George

Childs Kohn, George 1940-

Kohn, George

Kohn, George 1940-

Kohn, George C.

Kohn, George Childs.

Kohn, George Childs 1940-

콘, 조지 차일즈

コーン, ジョージ・C

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