WorldCat Identities

Woodham Smith, Cecil 1896-1977

Overview
Works: 102 works in 587 publications in 7 languages and 14,514 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Military history 
Roles: Composer
Classifications: UH347.N6, B
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by Cecil Woodham Smith, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Cecil Woodham Smith
Florence Nightingale, 1820-1910 by Cecil Woodham Smith ( Book )
110 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 3,174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
New biography based on sources released by her family
The great hunger : Ireland 1845-1849 by Cecil Woodham Smith ( Book )
62 editions published between 1961 and 1995 in English and held by 3,144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Great Hunger is the story of one of the worst disasters in world history: the Irish potato famine of the 1840s. Within five years, one million people died of starvation; emigrants by the hundreds of thousands sailed for America and Canada. Most emigrant ships were small, ill-equipped, dangerously unsanitary, and often unseaworthy. Some ships never arrived; those that did carried passengers already infected with and often dying of typhus. The Irish who managed to reach the United States alive had little or no money and were often too weak to work. They crowded into dark, dirty cellars; begged in the streets; and took whatever employment they could get at wages which no American would accept. Epidemics, riots and chaos followed in their wake, so that Irish immigrants came to be regarded as a danger to the health of the community and a burden on society. The Great Hunger is a heartbreaking story of suffering, insensitivity, and blundering stupidity; yet it is also an epic tale of courage, dignity anddespite all oddsa hardly supportable optimism
Queen Victoria, from her birth to the death of the Prince Consort by Cecil Woodham Smith ( Book )
22 editions published between 1972 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,089 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The events of Victoria's life are portrayed against the political and social history of Britain and the Empire
The reason why by Cecil Woodham Smith ( Book )
39 editions published between 1953 and 2000 in English and held by 1,694 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The incredible story of the charge of the Light Brigade"--Jacket subtitle
Lonely crusader; the life of Florence Nightingale, 1820-1910 by Cecil Woodham Smith ( Book )
13 editions published between 1951 and 1983 in English and held by 846 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The reason why by Cecil Woodham Smith ( Book )
15 editions published between 1953 and 1998 in English and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The great hunger, Ireland 1845-9 by Cecil Woodham Smith ( Book )
117 editions published between 1962 and 1991 in English and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Queen Victoria: her life and times by Cecil Woodham Smith ( Book )
25 editions published between 1972 and 1984 in English and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The reason why by Cecil Woodham Smith ( Book )
13 editions published between 1953 and 1987 in English and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The history on which the poem, "The charge of the Light Brigade," was based
Florence Nightingale by Cecil Woodham Smith ( Book )
11 editions published between 1931 and 1954 in 4 languages and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Erzählerische Biographie Florence Nightingales, für die erstmals bislang unter Verschluss gehaltene Korrespondenzen und persönliche Aufzeichnungen verwertet wurden. Diese deutsche Ausgabe wurde leicht gekürzt und enthält im Gegensatz zur englischen Originalausgabe kein Register
The reason why by Cecil Woodham Smith ( Book )
3 editions published between 1954 and 1971 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The great hunger by Cecil Woodham Smith ( )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of the 1840s potato famine in Ireland, which killed over a million people and caused the emigration of hundreds of thousands more
Florence Nightingale, 1829-1910 by Cecil Woodham Smith ( Book )
6 editions published between 1950 and 1982 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lady-in-chief : the story of Florence Nightingale by Cecil Woodham Smith ( Book )
9 editions published between 1953 and 1963 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The reason why by Cecil Woodham Smith ( Book )
2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Queen Victoria : her life and times 1819-1861 by Cecil Woodham Smith ( Book )
10 editions published between 1972 and 1994 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Vol 1 only held
The reason why the fatal charge of the light brigade by Cecil Woodham Smith ( Recording )
4 editions published between 1986 and 1994 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of the charge of the Light Cavalry Brigade on Sept. 20, 1854
The charge of the light brigade by Cecil Woodham Smith ( Book )
4 editions published between 1964 and 1968 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The reason why : the story of the fatal Charge of the Light Brigade by Cecil Woodham Smith ( Book )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La grande famine d'Irlande : 1845 - 1849 by Cecil Woodham Smith ( Book )
4 editions published in 1965 in French and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Gordon, Janet, 1896-1977

Gordon, Janet.
Smith, Cecil Blanche Fitz Gerald Woodham.
Smith, Cecil Blanche Fitz Gerald Woodham 1896-1977
Smith Cecil Woodham-
Smith, Cecil Woodham- 1896-
Smith, Cecil Woodham- 1896-1977
Woodham Smith, Cecil, 1896-
Woodham-Smith, Cecil Blanche Fitz Gerald.
Woodham Smith, Cecil Blanche Fitz Gerald 1896-
Woodham Smith, Cecil Blanche Fitz Gerald 1896-1977
Woodham Smith, Cecil Blanche Fitzgerald 1896-1977
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Languages
English (446)
French (9)
German (3)
Italian (2)
Dutch (2)
Swedish (1)
Norwegian (1)
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