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Burgess, Alan 1915-1998

Overview
Works: 146 works in 594 publications in 11 languages and 10,199 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Drama  Case studies  Film adaptations  Biographical films  War films  History  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Editor, Other, Contributor, Creator
Classifications: PN2778.B43, B
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Most widely held works about Alan Burgess
 
Most widely held works by Alan Burgess
Ingrid Bergman, my story by Ingrid Bergman( Book )

35 editions published between 1972 and 1983 in 3 languages and held by 2,597 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes Chronology of the films, plays, and television apppearances of Ingrid Bergman (filmography: p.494). "One of the world's finest stage and screen actresses gives us an autobiography as outstanding as she is. More than just an account of her illustrious career, here is a totally candid self-portrait of a remarkable woman: her personal failures as well as her public successes ..."
The small woman by Alan Burgess( Book )

81 editions published between 1957 and 1993 in 5 languages and held by 1,597 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the true story of Gladys Aylward, a London palormaid who dreamed of going to China as a missionary. Despite the fact that she was unable to obtain organizational backing because of her lack of education, she determined to reach her goal without help of anyone. And so, in 1930, equipped with her railroad tickets, her Bible, ninepence in coin and two one-pound traveler's checks, she traveled alone across Siberia -- and her amazing adventures began. Her life became a series of dramatic events. She quelled a prison riot; she rescued a child from a child-dealer; she converted the exalted Mandarin of the district to Christianity. She is most famous for the rescue of 100 homeless children which she led in an epic journey across the wild mountains to safety during the war with Japan. -- from cover
The longest tunnel : the true story of World War II's great escape tunnel by Alan Burgess( Book )

21 editions published between 1989 and 2004 in English and Dutch and held by 1,340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the true story of the escape of 76 Allied POWs in 1944 from a high security German camp
Shattered night by Kay Sandiford( Book )

3 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and held by 766 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wife of the eminent heart sugeon reveals the story behing the murder trial that rocked Texas. Physical and psychological torment the doctor's wife had endured as the wife of the prominent heart surgeon Frank Sandiford
Daylight must come; the story of a courageous woman doctor in the Congo by Alan Burgess( Book )

10 editions published between 1974 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seven men at daybreak by Alan Burgess( Book )

61 editions published between 1960 and 1983 in 7 languages and held by 580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of the men who parachuted into Czechoslovakia to kill Nazi General Heydrich in 1942
The lovely sergeant by Alan Burgess( Book )

22 editions published between 1963 and 1965 in English and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

True story of Flora Sandes, an English girl who served as a nurse through some of the bloodiest fighting of the European War in the Serbian offensive
The inn of the sixth happiness by Alan Burgess( Book )

10 editions published between 1957 and 1994 in English and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of a courageous English girl who defied the whole Japanese Army
The small woman by Alan Burgess( Book )

9 editions published between 1957 and 1973 in English and Spanish and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ingrid Bergman, my story by Ingrid Bergman( Book )

22 editions published between 1980 and 1986 in 4 languages and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A full length portrait of a headstrong, working, loving and ambitious woman
The word for love by Alan Burgess( Book )

9 editions published between 1968 and 1970 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Daylight must come : the story of Dr. Helen Roseveare by Alan Burgess( Book )

5 editions published between 1975 and 1977 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inn of the sixth happiness by Alan Burgess( Recording )

3 editions published between 1979 and 1982 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of missionary Gladys Aylward
Warwickshire by Alan Burgess( Book )

8 editions published in 1950 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Exploring on a bicycle the charm of Warwick, Compton Wynyates, Kenilworth, and Shakespeare's Stratford
The inn of the sixth happiness by Mark Robson( Visual )

13 editions published between 1958 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An English maid serving as a missionary in China wins the respect of a curmudgeonly local Mandarin, and the love of a Chinese army officer. When the Japanese invade the area, however, her commitment is put to the ultimate test, as she must lead the children of an entire village to safety . Based on the true-life story of Gladys Aylward, an English missionary that led a group of children through war-torn China in the 1930s
The magic lantern : an autobiography by Ingmar Bergman( Book )

29 editions published between 1980 and 1999 in German and Undetermined and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the career and achievements of the famous motion picture director
The small woman by Alan Burgess( Book )

3 editions published between 1958 and 1985 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ingrid Bergman : mi vida by Ingrid Bergman( Book )

8 editions published between 1982 and 1986 in Spanish and Catalan and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een kleine vrouw : het verhaal van Gladys Aylward by Alan Burgess( Book )

15 editions published between 1957 and 1968 in 5 languages and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Gladys Aylward, the London girl whose missionary work in China became a legend
No risks--no romance by Alan Burgess( Book )

7 editions published between 1941 and 1942 in English and Undetermined and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The small woman
Alternative Names
Alan Burgess britisk skribent

Alan Burgess brittisk frfattare

Alan Burgess Writer

Burgess, Alan

Алан Бёрджесс

Берджёсс, Алан, 1915-1998

バージェス, アラン

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The longest tunnel : the true story of World War II's great escape tunnel