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Winston, Richard

Works: 387 works in 1,234 publications in 6 languages and 40,628 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Fiction  History  Biographies  Drama  Juvenile works  Historical drama  Bildungsromans  Autobiographies  Essays 
Roles: Translator, Author, Creator, Editor, Scenarist, Other
Classifications: PT2617.E85, B
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Most widely held works about Richard Winston
Most widely held works by Richard Winston
Inside the Third Reich : memoirs by Albert Speer( Book )

36 editions published between 1970 and 2017 in English and German and held by 4,334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Inside the Third Reich is a memoir written by Albert Speer, the Nazi Minister of Armaments from 1942 to 1945, serving as Adolf Hitler's main architect before this period. It is considered to be one of the most detailed descriptions of the inner workings and leadership of Nazi Germany but is controversial because of Speer's lack of discussion of Nazi atrocities and questions regarding his degree of awareness or involvement with them."--
Charlemagne by Richard Winston( Book )

71 editions published between 1954 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,620 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surveys the age of Charlemagne and his influence on subsequent periods of European history. Profusely illustrated with photographs of art dating from the time of Charlemagne
The deputy by Rolf Hochhuth( Book )

8 editions published between 1964 and 1997 in English and German and held by 2,082 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First staged in 1963, The Deputy stirred up more controversy and caused greater repercussions than any other postwar work. Based on Rolf Hochhuth's research into Vatican activities during World War II, the play's treatment of Pope Pius XII - the "deputy" of Christ on earth - and the Church during the Nazi persecution of the Jews made it the object of impassioned praise and violent denunciation. It is a powerful, shocking work. This new paperback edition includes an appendix about Hochhuth's research
Notre-Dame de Paris by Richard Winston( Book )

10 editions published between 1971 and 1979 in English and held by 1,940 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated history of the Gothic cathedral which has figured in important events for eight hundred years
The glass bead game (Magister Ludi) by Hermann Hesse( Book )

42 editions published between 1927 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,820 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The book is an intricate bildungsroman about humanity's eternal quest for enlightenment and for synthesis of the intellectual and the participatory life. Set in the 23rd century, the novel purports to be a biography of Josef Knecht ("servant" in German), who has been reared in Castalia, the remote place his society has provided for the intellectual elite to grow and flourish. Since childhood, Knecht has been consumed with mastering the Glass Bead Game, which requires a synthesis of aesthetics and scientific arts, such as mathematics, music, logic, and philosophy
Memories, dreams, reflections by C. G Jung( Book )

21 editions published between 1953 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,751 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Swiss psychologist shares the visions, inner experiences, and dreams that have shaped his work and thought. In the spring of 1957 when he was 81 years old, Jung undertook the telling of his life story. At regular intervals he had conversations with his colleague and friend Aniela Jaffé, and collaborated with her in the preparation of the text based on these talks. On occasion he was moved to write entire chapters of the book in his own handwriting, and he continued to work on the final stages of the manuscript until shortly before his death on June 6, 1961
Thomas Becket by Richard Winston( Book )

24 editions published between 1966 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The conflict between Henry II and Becket derived from "the strong character of both the King and the Archbishop, the points of principle which divided them and led to Becket's murder in Canterbury Cathedral. Richard Winston covers both aspects in his search for the character of Becket, taking his readers throgh the maze of medieval history."
To the bitter end by Hans Bernd Gisevius( Book )

16 editions published between 1942 and 2009 in English and German and held by 1,302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides an account of the unsuccessful military conspiracy against Adolf Hitler carried out by the generals on his staff in the summer of 1944
Thomas Mann : the making of an artist, 1875-1911 by Richard Winston( Book )

31 editions published between 1979 and 1990 in English and German and held by 1,263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Klingsor's last summer by Hermann Hesse( Book )

18 editions published between 1970 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the first English-language edition of Klingsor's Last Summer, which was originally published in 1920, a year after Demian and two years before Siddhartha. The book has three parts: a story called A Child's Heart, followed by Klein and Wagner and Klingsor's Last Summer, Hesse's two longest and finest novellas. These novellas, along with Siddhartha (the three works were republished in 1931 under the title The Inward Way), are the first fruits of the period that began in the spring of 1919, when Hesse settled in the Ticino mountain village of Montagnola to start a new life without his wife and children. A Child's Heart, written in January 1919, in Basel, concerns the transmutation of a boy's innocence into knowledge of good and evil, and the painful guilt that accompanies this process. Both Klein and Wagner (written in May-June 1919, immediately after the arrival in Montagnola) and Klingsor's Last Summer (written shortly after) are set in a southern landscape that reflects Hesse's life that summer; both novellas have heroes who are more or less Hesse's age at the time; and in both the hero's death is preceded by a grand vision of unity in which the polarities of life are resoluved. Hesse exposes himself mercilessly in Klein and Wagner, a story of escape, wrenching loose, letting go. But the expressionist painter Klingsor is a more direct self-portrait of the Hesse of 1919
The teaching of reverence for life by Albert Schweitzer( Book )

11 editions published between 1965 and 1971 in English and German and held by 1,202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memoirs by József Mindszenty( Book )

8 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 1,111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The autobiography of the former primate of Hungary who was imprisoned for eight years by his nation's Communist government, freed during the 1956 Hungarian uprising, and who now, at eighty-three, ministers to exiled fellow countrymen throughout the world
The Horizon book of daily life in the Middle Ages by Clara Winston( Book )

3 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 915 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses life in France in the Middle Ages
Detectives in togas by Henry Winterfeld( Book )

9 editions published between 1956 and 2002 in English and held by 872 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In an effort to save a boy wrongly accused, a group of young friends living in ancient Rome search for the culprit who scrawled graffiti on the temple wall
Archaeology of the Cinema by C. W Ceram( Book )

4 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 837 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Authentische Bildgeschichte über die abenteuerliche Frühzeit des Kinos
The Ark by Margot Benary-Isbert( Book )

9 editions published between 1953 and 1987 in English and German and held by 795 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes life in post World War II Germany
The pledge by Friedrich Dürrenmatt( Book )

18 editions published between 1958 and 1965 in 3 languages and held by 614 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A detective, unsatisfied with a suspect's confession to the murder of a little girl, tries to use another girl as bait to catch the killer
The time of the dragons by Alice Maria Ekert-Rotholz( Book )

13 editions published between 1958 and 1967 in English and German and held by 611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Far East before and during World War II is the setting for this story of a Norwegian diplomat and his three daughters who are each by a mother of different nationality
Mozart and his times by Erich Schenk( Book )

6 editions published between 1959 and 1960 in English and German and held by 610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A detailed, illustrated biography
Scholasticism : personalities and problems of medieval philosophy by Josef Pieper( Book )

12 editions published between 1960 and 2001 in English and German and held by 595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Inside the Third Reich : memoirs
The deputyThe glass bead game (Magister Ludi)Memories, dreams, reflectionsTo the bitter endDetectives in togasScholasticism : personalities and problems of medieval philosophy
Alternative Names
Richard Winston born:1917 ied:1979 Winston, Richard; Winston, Richard, 1917-1980; Winston, Richard, 19..-....

Winstan, Ricardo 1917-1979

English (310)

German (51)

French (2)

Catalan (1)

Spanish (1)

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