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Miall, Bernard 1876-1953

Overview
Works: 257 works in 1,204 publications in 3 languages and 23,745 library holdings
Genres: History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Fiction  Popular works  Juvenile works  Pictorial works  Surveys  Conversation and phrase books 
Roles: Translator, Author, Editor, Creator, Other, Author of introduction, Contributor
Classifications: D121, 940.1
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Most widely held works about Bernard Miall
 
Most widely held works by Bernard Miall
Musical instruments : their history in western culture from the stone age to the present by Karl Geiringer( Book )

33 editions published between 1943 and 1965 in 3 languages and held by 1,178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The French Revolution : a political history, 1789-1804 by F.-A Aulard( Book )

26 editions published between 1910 and 2007 in English and held by 972 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mohammed and Charlemagne by Henri Pirenne( Book )

21 editions published between 1939 and 2013 in English and held by 888 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Posthumt arbejde af den belgiske videnskabsmand H. Pirenne 1939 (her i 2. engelske udgave 1954) giver ifølge "The Spectator" en "ny og afgørende forklaring på Europas udvikling fra Konstantin den Store ca. 300 til Karl den Store 800 - Folkevandringernes invasioner ødelagde ikke den gamle Verdens enhed og Romerrigets kultur og det var Islams opkomst der var årsagen til bruddet med den antikke tradition - udviklingens klimax var da Karl den Store gav Vesten et nyt Romerrige 800 - beviset på at Vesten havde brudt med det gamle Romerrige i Byzans."
A history of Europe from the invasions to the XVI century by Henri Pirenne( Book )

25 editions published between 1936 and 1961 in English and held by 616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First published in 1939, this is a reissue of Henri Pirenne's extremely popular and influential history of Europe in the Middle Ages. It begins with the Barbarian and Musulman invasions in the fifth century AD, which signalled the end of the Roman world in the West, and ends in the middle of the sixteenth century with the Renaissance and the Reformation. Universally praised for its detailed and impartial approach, this reissue will be very welcome news to both students of medieval history and to the general reader seeking a definitive review of the period
A musical tour through the land of the past by Romain Rolland( Book )

11 editions published between 1922 and 2010 in English and held by 546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fabre's book of insects, retold from Alexander Teixeira de Mattos' translation of Fabre's "Souvenirs entomologiques" by Jean-Henri Fabre( Book )

42 editions published between 1911 and 2011 in English and held by 534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Great French entomologist's charming essays on insect life combine scientific rigor with the style of a literary classic. Beautifully written passages reveal the intricate, fascinating worlds of the beetle, cicada, praying mantis, glow-worm, wasp, grub, cricket, locust, and other creatures as they hunt, build nests, feed families, and more. Rare volume will delight any naturalist
Sister Beatrice and Ardiane & Barbe Bleue, two plays by Maurice Maeterlinck( Book )

32 editions published between 1901 and 1926 in English and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The psychology of revolution by Gustave Le Bon( Book )

25 editions published between 1913 and 2016 in English and Chinese and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The present age is not merely an epoch of discovery; it is also a period of revision of the various elements of knowledge. Having recognised that there are no phenomena of which the first cause is still accessible, science has resumed the examination of her ancient certitudes, and has proved their fragility. Today she sees her ancient principles vanishing one by one. Mechanics is losing its axioms, and matter, formerly the eternal substratum of the worlds, becomes a simple aggregate of ephemeral forces in transitory condensation. Despite its conjectural side, by virtue of which it to some extent escapes the severest form of criticism, history has not been free from this universal revision. There is no longer a single one of its phases of which we can say that it is certainly known. What appeared to be definitely acquired is now once more put in question. Among the events whose study seemed completed was the French Revolution. Analysed by several generations of writers, one might suppose it to be perfectly elucidated. What new thing can be said of it, except in modification of some of its details? And yet its most positive defenders are beginning to hesitate in their judgments. Ancient evidence proves to be far from impeccable. The faith in dogmas once held sacred is shaken. The latest literature of the Revolution betrays these uncertainties. Having related, men are more and more chary of drawing conclusions. The study of the French Revolution to which a great part of this book is devoted will perhaps deprive the reader of more than one illusion, by proving to him that the books which recount the history of the Revolution contain in reality a mass of legends very remote from reality"--Introduction. (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2014 APA, all rights reserved)
Latin America: its rise and progress by Francisco García Calderón( Book )

29 editions published between 1911 and 1924 in English and held by 458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A concise history of Italy from prehistoric times to our own day by Luigi Salvatorelli( Book )

6 editions published in 1940 in English and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How France is governed by Raymond Poincaré( Book )

22 editions published between 1913 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Woman on her own, False gods and the red robe: by Eugène Brieux( Book )

8 editions published between 1916 and 2008 in English and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of the ant by Maurice Maeterlinck( Book )

14 editions published between 1930 and 2006 in English and Chinese and held by 360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Belgium in war time by A. de Gerlache de Gomery( Book )

17 editions published between 1915 and 1918 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The awakening of Western legal thought by Max Hamburger( Book )

11 editions published between 1942 and 2015 in English and German and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A naturalist in Brazil : the record of a year's observation of her flora, her fauna, and her people by Konrad Guenther( Book )

9 editions published in 1931 in English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The German original, "Das Antlitz Brasiliens," first published ..., in 1927
Brazil by Pierre Denis( Book )

28 editions published between 1910 and 1926 in English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wonders of instinct by Jean-Henri Fabre( Book )

14 editions published between 1918 and 2007 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fabre; poet of science by Georges Victor Legros( Book )

7 editions published between 1913 and 2002 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

HERE I offer to the public the life of Jean-Henri Fabre; at once an admiring commentary upon his work and an act of pious homage, such as ought to be offered, while he lives, to the great naturalist who is evento-day so little known. Hitherto it was not easy to speak of Henri Fabre with exactitude. An enemy to all advertisement, he has so discreetly held himself withdrawn that one might almost say that he has encouraged, by his silence, many doubtful or unfounded rumours, which in course of time would become even more incorrect. For example, although quite recently his material situation was presented in the gloomiest of lights, while it had really for some time ceased to be precarious, it is nome the less true that during his whole life he has had to labour prodigiously in order to earn a little money to feed and rear his family, to the great detriment of his scientific inquiries; and we cannot but regret that he was not freed from all material cares at least twenty years earlier than was the case
Der Völkerbund, der Weg zum Weltfrieden by Matthias Erzberger( Book )

10 editions published in 1919 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The psychology of revolution
Alternative Names
Bernard Miall translator

Bernard Miall Übersetzer

Miall, A. B. 1876-

Miall, A. B. 1876-1953

Miall, A. B. (A. Bernard), 1876-

Miall, A. B. (Arthur Bernard), 1876-1953

Miall, A. Bernard 1876-

Miall, A. Bernard 1876-1953

Miall, Arthur B. 1876-1953

Miall Arthur Bernard 1876-1953

Miall, Bernard

Miall, Bernard b. 1876

Miall, Bernhard 1876-1953

Languages
English (400)

German (7)

Chinese (3)

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A musical tour through the land of the pastFabre's book of insects, retold from Alexander Teixeira de Mattos' translation of Fabre's "Souvenirs entomologiques"The psychology of revolutionThe life of the antThe awakening of Western legal thoughtThe wonders of instinct