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Payne, Robert 1911-1983

Overview
Works: 355 works in 2,036 publications in 11 languages and 58,286 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Personal narratives  Personal narratives‡vBritish  Diaries  Catalogs  Biographies  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Other, Compiler, Interviewee, Speaker, Author of introduction
Classifications: DD247.H5, B
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The life and death of Adolf Hitler by Robert Payne( Book )

40 editions published between 1972 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the life of the dangerous and destructive dictator Adolf Hitler whose aggressive foreign policies set off World War II and caused the deaths of over 6 million Jews. He committed heinous crimes against humanity worldwide
The life and death of Lenin by Robert Payne( Book )

55 editions published between 1964 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 2,541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Horizon book of ancient Rome by Robert Payne( Book )

8 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 1,843 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At first little more than the power of the sword carried Rome forward; as it grew, it acquired the power of religious and poetic vision. These are the spiritual powers which it bequeathed to its heirs, the modern nations of the western world
The gold of Troy; the story of Heinrich Schliemann and the buried cities of ancient Greece by Robert Payne( Book )

33 editions published between 1958 and 1991 in English and held by 1,775 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Heinrich Schliemann and the buried cities of ancient Greece
Mao Tsê-tung, ruler of Red China by Robert Payne( Book )

87 editions published between 1950 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 1,656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork
The dream and the tomb : a history of the Crusades by Robert Payne( Book )

18 editions published between 1984 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the clash and mingling of East and West, when religious faith and possessions of an ancient sepulcher were the things that mattered most in the life and death of men
Ivan the Terrible by Robert Payne( Book )

33 editions published between 1975 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 1,343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biography of Ivan the Terrible, 1533-1584, and his reign in Russia
The life and death of Mahatma Gandhi by Robert Payne( Book )

16 editions published between 1969 and 1997 in English and held by 1,312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mahatma Gandhi, 1869-1948, Indian nationalist and statesman
Marx by Robert Payne( Book )

24 editions published between 1968 and 1969 in 3 languages and held by 1,266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of Karl Marx the man, bitter, rebellious against the bourgeois ideas of his German-Jewish family, married to an aristocrat but intent upon taking an active part in revolution and upon forcing his economic ideas upon socialists and then upon the Communists
The three worlds of Boris Pasternak by Robert Payne( Book )

27 editions published between 1961 and 1963 in English and held by 1,107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portrait of Pasternak as novelist, poet, and political thinker with an examination of his short stories and poems
The white pony, an anthology of Chinese poetry from the earliest times to the present day, newly translated by Robert Payne( Book )

39 editions published between 1947 and 1967 in English and held by 1,089 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The three worlds of Albert Schweitzer by Robert Payne( Book )

16 editions published between 1957 and 1963 in English and German and held by 1,083 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Civil War in Spain, 1936-1939 by Robert Payne( Book )

49 editions published between 1962 and 1970 in 3 languages and held by 1,038 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"One of the great events in history as seen in a collection of personal accounts, letters, official reports, court proceedings, reporters' dispatches, diaries, and captured archives that present a richly detailed mosaic of the conflict which shook the world and ushered in World War II. Viewed through the eyes of such participants and observers as Malraux, Orwell, Koestler, Herbert Matthews, Arturo Barea, who came to fight and who reported superbly about what they had witnessed. Here is the Spanish Civil War as it really was, as it appeared to participants from all over the world"--Provided by publisher
The rise and fall of Stalin by Robert Payne( Book )

48 editions published between 1962 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,032 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biografi om Stalin og den indflydelse, han havde på Sovjetunionen og verdenspolitikken
The Fathers of the Western Church by Robert Payne( Book )

18 editions published between 1951 and 1989 in English and held by 942 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dostoyevsky: a human portrait by Robert Payne( Book )

10 editions published between 1961 and 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 928 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A view of the Russian writer based on documents in both Russian and English, including recently published volumes of the letters and quotes from his writings
The life and death of Trotsky by Robert Payne( Book )

12 editions published between 1973 and 1978 in English and held by 896 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this compelling biography, Payne recreates the man whose revolutionary passion and brilliance inspired a nation of millions to rebellion, whose influence spanned continents, whose flamboyant and formiddable aura spawned Trotskyites from Petrograd to London. Payne penetrates the web of myth that for years has distorted the real Trotsky - the man of boundless contradictions. Payne reveals Trotsky's inner seeds of self-destruction, his terrible errors, his excessive pride, his supreme contempt for others. He unravels power plays at the the highest levels of the Russian government, the immense struggle between Stalin and Trotsky, the twisted path of international intrigue the led to Trotsky's political downfall and, ultimately, his death at the hands of a mysterious assassin
Leonardo by Leonardo( Book )

8 editions published between 1978 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 872 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the artist, scientist and inventor, Leonardo da Vinci, drawing heavily on the voluminous writings of da Vinci himself to presenta picture of a gentle, good-natured genius and of the times in which he lived and worked
Ancient Greece : the triumph of a culture by Robert Payne( Book )

7 editions published in 1964 in English and Undetermined and held by 836 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A scholarly, readable, and beautifully illustrated history of the intellectual, political, philosophical, scientific, and literary achievements of an outstanding culture. Includes biographical chapters on famous men of the times
The holy fire : the story of the Fathers of the Eastern Church by Robert Payne( Book )

22 editions published between 1957 and 1980 in English and held by 831 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The dream and the tomb : a history of the Crusades
Alternative Names
Cargoe, Richard.

Cargoe, Richard 1911-1982

Cargoe, Richard 1911-1983

Devon, John Anthony.

Devon, John Anthony 1911-1982

Devon, John Anthony, 1911-1983

Horne, Howard.

Horne, Howard 1911-1982

Horne, Howard, 1911-1983

Payne, P. S. R. 1911-

Payne, Pierre Stephen Robert

Payne, Pierre Stephen Robert 1911-

Payne, Pierre Stephen Robert 1911-1982

Payne, Pierre Stephen Robert 1911-1983

Payne, Robert

Payne, Robert 1911-

Payne, Robert 1911-1982

Payne, Robert 1911-1983

Pein, Robert 1911-1982

Peĭn, Robert 1911-1983

Pēn̲e, Irāparṭ 1911-1983

Pierre Stephen Robert Payne

Robert Payne britischer Romanautor, Historiker und Biograph

Robert Payne britisk historikar og skribent

Robert Payne britisk historiker og skribent

Robert Payne Brits schrijver (1911-1983)

Robert Payne brittisk historiker och författare

Tikhonov, Valentin.

Tikhonov, Valentin 1911-1982

Tikhonov, Valentin, 1911-1983

Young, Robert

Young, Robert, 1911-1982

Young, Robert (1911-1983).

Пейн, Роберт

Пейн, Роберт, 1911-1983

פיין, רוברט

פיין, רוברט 1911-1983

פיין, רוברט, סופר בריטי

פין, פיר סטיפן רוברט

رابرت پین نویسنده و تاریخ‌نگار بریتانیایی

روبرت باين، 1911-1983

페인, 로버트 1911-1983

페인, 피어 스티븐 로버트 1911-1983

페인, 피에르 스테픈 로버트 1911-1983

ペイン, ロバート

ペイン, ロバート 1911-1983

ロバート・ペイン

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Mao Tsê-tung, ruler of Red ChinaThe dream and the tomb : a history of the CrusadesIvan the TerribleThe holy fire : the story of the Fathers of the Eastern Church