WorldCat Identities

Williams, Gwyn A.

Overview
Works: 89 works in 341 publications in 4 languages and 6,980 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Sources  Arthurian romances  Folklore  Bibliography 
Roles: Author, Honoree, Compiler, Other, Composer
Classifications: DA714, 942.9
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Gwyn A Williams
 
Most widely held works by Gwyn A Williams
Artisans and sans-culottes; popular movements in France and Britain during the French Revolution by Gwyn A Williams( Book )

40 editions published between 1968 and 1989 in English and Italian and held by 948 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Goya and the impossible revolution by Gwyn A Williams( Book )

35 editions published between 1976 and 1984 in 5 languages and held by 929 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Medieval London, from commune to capital by Gwyn A Williams( Book )

35 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 820 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers an account of the social and constitutional conflicts that marked London's history between the popular revolt of 1263 and the succession of Edward III. This study is based on the interpretation of evidence in the commercial and administrative records of the City and in the royal records
When was Wales? : a history of the Welsh by Gwyn A Williams( Book )

27 editions published between 1979 and 1991 in English and German and held by 523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Merthyr rising by Gwyn A Williams( Book )

18 editions published between 1978 and 2014 in English and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This new edition tells the story of the Merthyr Rising, the first move to independent political action by the ironstone miners and puddlers of William Crawshay II following the Reform Bill of 1831, tabled after many years of an unjust electoral system. On 2 June, 1831, thousands of workers under a red flag broke into insurrection. The rebels drove the military out of Merthyr and were crushed only after some 800 troops had concentrated on the town. One man was hanged as an example to others: Richard Lewis, a miner of 23, known as Die Penderyn. Today, Die Penderyn is more alive than Richard Lewis ever was, as a martyr and folk hero, he has lived on in the memory of south Wales. ..."--Back cover
Madoc : the making of a myth by Gwyn A Williams( Book )

17 editions published between 1979 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Proletarian order : Antonio Gramsci, factory councils and the origins of Italian communism, 1911-1921 by Gwyn A Williams( Book )

12 editions published in 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Welsh in their history by Gwyn A Williams( Book )

15 editions published between 1982 and 1985 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Artisans, peasants, & proletarians, 1760-1860 : essays presented to Gwyn A. Williams( Book )

11 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The search for Beulah Land : the Welsh and the Atlantic Revolution by Gwyn A Williams( Book )

9 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Excalibur : the search for Arthur by Gwyn A Williams( Book )

6 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Accompanies the television series Excalibur - Legends about Arthur, Stonehenge, Lancelot and Percival - Chivalry - Shows how the stories were used to reinforce political positions and religious beliefs_
The land remembers : a view of Wales by Gwyn A Williams( Book )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guide to sources of illustrative material for use in teaching history by Gwyn A Williams( Book )

13 editions published between 1962 and 1969 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Merthyr politics: the making of a working-class tradition; four lectures originally delivered to the Merthyr branch of the W.E.A. during the winter session: 1964-5 by Glanmor Williams( Book )

5 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The delegate for Africa : David Ivon Jones, 1883-1924 by Baruch Hirson( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rowland Detrosier, a working-class infidel, 1800-1834 by Gwyn A Williams( Book )

2 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Europe on the eve of 1848 by Clive Emsley( Book )

4 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rowland Detrosier : a working-class infidel, 1800-34 by Gwyn A Williams( Book )

2 editions published in 1965 in Undetermined and English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fishers of men : stories towards an autobiography by Gwyn A Williams( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Artisans and sans-culottes; popular movements in France and Britain during the French Revolution
Alternative Names
Gwyn A. Williams Welsh historian

Gwyn Alf Williams

Gwyn Alfred Williams

Williams, Gwyn

Williams, Gwyn 1925-1995

Williams, Gwyn Alf 1925-1995

Williams, Gwyn Alfred.

Williams, Gwyn Alfred 1925-

Williams, Gwyn Alfred 1925-1995

Williams, Gwyneth A. 1925-

Williams, Gwyneth Alfred 1925-

Languages
English (233)

German (8)

Spanish (6)

Italian (3)

Covers
Medieval London, from commune to capitalWhen was Wales? : a history of the WelshThe Merthyr risingThe delegate for Africa : David Ivon Jones, 1883-1924Fishers of men : stories towards an autobiography