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Giddings, Robert

Overview
Works: 32 works in 206 publications in 4 languages and 7,204 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  History  Stories, plots, etc  Dictionaries  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Sources  Military history  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Author of introduction
Classifications: PR6039.O32, 821.91209358
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Most widely held works about Robert Giddings
 
Most widely held works by Robert Giddings
The war poets by Robert Giddings( Book )

22 editions published between 1988 and 2000 in English and French and held by 960 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The lives and writings of Rupert Brooke, Robert Graves, Wilfred Owen, Siegfried Sassoon, Edmund Blunden, and the other great poets of the 1914-1918 war"--Jacket
The tradition of Smollett by Robert Giddings( Book )

12 editions published between 1967 and 1985 in English and held by 746 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

J.R.R. Tolkien, this far land( Book )

13 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in 3 languages and held by 697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Changing world of Charles Dickens by Robert Giddings( Book )

13 editions published between 1983 and 2002 in English and held by 671 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mark Twain : a sumptuous variety( Book )

6 editions published in 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Matthew Arnold : between two worlds( Book )

6 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classic novel from page to screen by Robert Giddings( Book )

14 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and German and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Who was really who in fiction by Alan Norman Bold( Book )

13 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the facts behind 600 characters in fiction and identifies their real-life sources
Screening the novel : the theory and practice of literary dramatization by Robert Giddings( Book )

22 editions published between 1989 and 2002 in English and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Literature and imperialism( Book )

11 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classic serial on television and radio by Robert Giddings( Book )

11 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classic serial, invented by BBC Radio Drama sixty years ago, survived and adapted itself to television, the arrival of colour and the global market in what has become a flood of classics with all channels competing for ratings and overseas sales. This richly detailed book traces these developments and analyses the genre's response to social, economic, technical and cultural changes, which have re-shaped it into the form we recognise today. The book contains considerable interview material with performers and media professionals
J.R.R. Tolkien : the shores of Middle-earth by Robert Giddings( Book )

9 editions published between 1980 and 1982 in English and Undetermined and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Echoes of war : portraits of war from the fall of Troy to the Gulf War by Robert Giddings( Book )

6 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Imperial echoes : eye-witness accounts of Victoria's little wars by Robert Giddings( Book )

9 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The years between the Battle of Waterloo in 1815 and the outbreak of the First World War in 1914 are sometimes described as 'The Long Peace', the there were in fact British Soldiers fighting somewhere in the world throughout the whole of that period, usually in an effort to restore order in some far-flung parts of the Empire 'upon which the sun never set.' Although these campaigns have been well documented by numerous historians, Robbert Giddings, well known as author, journalist and writer for radio and television, here adopts an entirely new approach and relies largely on first-hand accounts
True characters : real people in fiction : pocket companion by Alan Norman Bold( Book )

3 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author, the book & the reader by Robert Giddings( Book )

6 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Favourite Sherlock Holmes stories by Arthur Conan Doyle( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1927, Strand magazine challenged its readers to guess which of his Sherlock Holmes stories Arthur Conan Doyle rated as his very best. Later, Doyle revealed his choice and, in his own inimitable fashion, explained his reasoning in an article for the magazine. These stories are now published together for the first time, along with his original Strand article introducing his own selection
The book of rotters by Alan Norman Bold( Book )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tobias Smollett by Robert Giddings( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From page to screen : adaptations of the classic novel( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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English (177)

German (1)

Polish (1)

French (1)

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The Changing world of Charles DickensThe classic novel from page to screenLiterature and imperialismThe classic serial on television and radioEchoes of war : portraits of war from the fall of Troy to the Gulf WarImperial echoes : eye-witness accounts of Victoria's little warsThe author, the book & the readerFavourite Sherlock Holmes stories