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Swan, Oscar E.

Overview
Works: 45 works in 134 publications in 5 languages and 2,889 library holdings
Genres: History  Fiction  Dictionaries  Self-instruction  Guidebooks  Conversation and phrase books 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: PG7158.A7, 891.8537
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Oscar E Swan
Holy Week : a novel of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising by Jerzy Andrzejewski( Book )
8 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 824 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As armed battle rages in the Warsaw ghetto during the week preceding Easter of 1943, Jan Malecki, a Polish architect and cold, indecisive leftist, reluctantly takes in his Jewish old flame, Irena Lilien. Irena was a wealthy, bewitching beauty, but is now an embittered homeless fugitive with forged Aryan papers. Jan's pious and pregnant wife, Anna, is kind if condescending to Irena, and Jan's brother identifies with the Jewish insurgents. But Irena is informed on by the neighbor's acidly anti-Semitic wife
Polish verbs & essentials of grammar by Oscar E Swan( )
6 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
First year Polish by Oscar E Swan( Book )
15 editions published between 1981 and 1983 in 3 languages and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A concise grammar of Polish by Oscar E Swan( Book )
12 editions published between 1978 and 1983 in 3 languages and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beginning Slovak : a course for the individual or classroom learner by Oscar E Swan( Book )
7 editions published in 1990 in Slovak and English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Intermediate Polish by Oscar E Swan( Book )
7 editions published in 1986 in English and Polish and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A grammar of contemporary Polish by Oscar E Swan( Book )
7 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Russian sounds and inflections by Oscar E Swan( Book )
5 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A practical reference guide to the sounds, internal structure, and grammatical forms of Russian inflected words, intended for both advanced students of the language and for prospective teachers of it."--Publisher's description
Facultative animacy in Polish : a study in grammatical gender formation by Oscar E Swan( Book )
5 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Routledge intermediate Polish reader : Polish through the press, internet and contemporary literature by Aniela Grundy( )
7 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and Polish and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The Routledge Intermediate Polish Reader is designed for intermediate students of Polish and includes a wide range of graded texts. The readings are taken from an assortment of contemporary Polish writing, including extracts from modern literature and articles from magazines and newspapers. The texts have been specifically selected to ensure students receive maximum exposure to topics relevant to Polish language, history, culture and society, making this Reader an engaging and stimulating resource with a meaningful cultural context. Each reading is fully supported by: - a general introduction - text-related comprehension questions and extensive vocabulary exercises - explanations of any difficult grammar structures encountered in the text - a comprehensive glossary at the back of the book - answer key - grammar supplement Suitable for both class use and independent study, The Routledge Intermediate Polish Reader is an essential tool for vocabulary learning and increasing reading proficiency"--
A short generative Russian morphology by Oscar E Swan( Book )
1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
W labiryncie = Labyrinth of life by Wieslaw Oleksy( Book )
5 editions published in 1993 in Polish and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A concise dictionary of old Russian : 11th-17th centuries by Horace G Lunt( Book )
1 edition published in 2012 in Russian and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Opowieści mojej żony = Tales told by my wife by Mirosław Żuławski( Book )
4 editions published in 2006 in Polish and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Handbook of Russian declensions and conjugations by Oscar E Swan( Book )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beginning Slovak by Oscar E Swan( Recording )
3 editions published in 1990 in Slovak and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Russes : déclinaisons et conjugaisons by Oscar E Swan( Book )
2 editions published in 1994 in French and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bike rides out of Pittsburgh : 425-plus bicycle rides from .6 to 110 miles by Oscar E Swan( Book )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Speaking Polish in Poland by Oscar E Swan( Recording )
2 editions published in 1993 in Polish and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
W labiryncie a textbook for the advanced study of Polish language and culture ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1993 in Polish and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Swan, Oscar
Swan, Oscar E. 1942-
Swann, Oscar.
Languages
English (71)
Polish (17)
Slovak (8)
French (2)
Russian (2)
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