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Winston, Richard

Overview
Works: 222 works in 757 publications in 4 languages and 27,493 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Fiction  Drama  Historical drama  Juvenile works  History  Records and correspondence  Fairy tales  Folklore  Detective and mystery stories 
Roles: Translator, Editor, Creator
Classifications: DD247.S63, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Richard Winston
Inside the Third Reich: memoirs by Albert Speer ( Book )
24 editions published between 1970 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,027 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." --
The deputy by Rolf Hochhuth ( Book )
6 editions published between 1964 and 1997 in English and held by 2,227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Full English translation of the uncut, original text. Play raises the question of how Pope Pius 12th could fail to speak out against the mass murder of six million Jews during the World War
Notre-Dame de Paris by Richard Winston ( Book )
7 editions published between 1971 and 1978 in English and held by 2,113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An illustrated history of the Gothic cathedral which has figured in important events for eight hundred years
Thomas Becket by Richard Winston ( Book )
21 editions published between 1966 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,764 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."
The glass bead game = Das Glasperlenspiel : (Magister Ludi) by Hermann Hesse ( Book )
28 editions published between 1969 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,736 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in the 23rd century, "The glass bead game" is the story of Joseph Knecht, who has been raised 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, which he achieves in adulthood, becoming a Magister Ludi (Master of the Game)
Charlemagne: from the hammer to the cross by Richard Winston ( Book )
32 editions published between 1954 and 1969 in 3 languages and held by 1,492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The teaching of reverence for life by Albert Schweitzer ( Book )
9 editions published between 1965 and 1968 in English and held by 1,290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Thomas Mann : the making of an artist, 1875-1911 by Richard Winston ( Book )
17 editions published between 1979 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Charlemagne by Richard Winston ( Book )
10 editions published between 1954 and 1969 in 3 languages and held by 1,081 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 Horizon book of daily life in the Middle Ages by Clara Winston ( Book )
3 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 984 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses life in France in the Middle Ages
The time of the dragons by Alice Maria Ekert-Rotholz ( Book )
8 editions published between 1958 and 1961 in English and Undetermined and held by 648 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
To the bitter end by Hans Bernd Gisevius ( Book )
10 editions published between 1942 and 1998 in English and German and held by 618 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Details an account of the conspiracy to kill Adolf Hitler
The pledge by Friedrich Dürrenmatt ( Book )
10 editions published between 1958 and 1964 in English and Catalan and held by 608 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
Thumbeline by H. C Andersen ( Book )
1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The adventures of a tiny girl no bigger than a thumb and her many animal friends
Stalingrad by Theodor Plivier ( Book )
7 editions published between 1942 and 1984 in English and held by 515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A la fin du mois de novembre 1942, l'armée russe contre-attaquait au nord et au sud de Stalingrad, enfermant dans un étau la Vle armée allemande, forte alors de 320 000 hommes. Le 2 février 1943, le maréchal von Paulus capitulait avec 90 000 rescapés réduits à l'état de cadavres vivants par le froid, la faim, les blessures et le typhus.Theodor Plievier a vécu l'épopée de Stalingrad. C'est en témoin qu'il décrit la bataille-charnière de la Deuxième Guerre mondiale où fut atteint le sommet de la souffrance et de l'horreur, il découvre de surcroît le drame du simple soldat, les tourments de l'officier, les hésitations déchirantes qui mèneront les généraux de Hitler à la reddition, au suicide ou à la révolte
Detectives in togas by Henry Winterfeld ( Book )
6 editions published between 1969 and 2002 in English and held by 500 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
Memories, dreams, reflections by C. G Jung ( Book )
31 editions published between 1953 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the spring of 1957, when he was eighty-one years old, C.G. 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 hand, and he continued to work on the final stages of the manuscript until shortly before his death on June 6, 1961
The letters of Martin Buber : a life of dialogue by Martin Buber ( Book )
3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This carefully edited selection of correspondence includes letters both to - and from - Martin Buber from world-renowned scholars, thinkers, and philosophers. This edition contains the Preface to the German edition, as well as a Biographical Sketch by Grete Schaeder."--BOOK JACKET
Every man a murderer by Heimito von Doderer ( Book )
2 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Valkyrie : an insider's account of the plot to kill Hitler by Hans Bernd Gisevius ( Book )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 375 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
 
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Alternative Names
Winstan, Ricardo 1917-1979
Languages
English (222)
German (2)
French (2)
Catalan (1)
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