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Cranz, David 1723-1777

Overview
Works: 254 works in 813 publications in 5 languages and 4,217 library holdings
Genres: History  Maps  Sources 
Roles: Author, Other, Creator
Classifications: G760, 266.46
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Most widely held works by David Cranz
The history of Greenland : including an account of the mission carried on by the United Brethren in that country by David Cranz( Book )

35 editions published between 1820 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1759, David Crantz (or Cranz) was sent to Greenland for a year by the Moravian Church. Writing in German, Crantz (1723-77) published in 1765 his detailed observations on the country, its people and their way of life, including a history of the Moravian mission there. This English translation appeared in two volumes in 1820, prepared by staff at the Fulneck School in West Yorkshire, where a Moravian community existed. The text is illustrated with several engravings that depict landscapes as well as kayaks, weapons and tools used by
Historie der Böhmischen Emigration : eine historisch-kritische Edition by David Cranz( )

6 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in German and English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inhaltsverzeichnis -- Einleitung zur Edition -- 1. Der religionsgeschichtliche Kontext der „Historie der Böhmischen Emigration" -- 1.1 Die Herrnhuter Brüdergemeine -- 1 2 Berührungspunkte der böhmischen Konfessionsmigration mit der Herrnhuter Brüdergemeine -- 2. Biographische Informationen zu David Cranz -- 2.1 Studium und erster Kontakt mit der Brüdergemeine -- 2.2 Ausbildung am theologischen Seminar der Brüdergemeine und die Zeit als Sekretär Zinzendorfs (1740-1756) -- 2.3 Reisen in der Schweiz und nach Grönland (1756-1765) -- 2.4 Prediger bei der böhmischen Brüdergemeine in Rixdorf (1766-1769) -- 2.5 Die letzten Lebensjahre (1769-1777) -- 3. Angaben zur Quelle -- 3.1 Motivation zur Niederschrift -- 3.2 Entstehungszeitraum -- 3.3 Zweckbestimmung und Adressaten -- 3.4 Quellen- und Literaturgrundlage -- 3.5 Der Aufbau des Werks -- 3.6 Die Form der Überlieferung -- 4. Richtlinien der Edition -- 5. Verzeichnis der Schriften von David Cranz -- 6. Auswahlbibliographie zur Geschichte der böhmischen Emigrationnach Sachsen und Brandenburg-Preußen -- 7. Danksagung -- Edition -- David Cranz: Historie der Böhmischen Emigration, und besonders der Böhmisch- Mährischen-Brüder-Gemeinen zu Berlin und Rücksdorf. Erster Theil -- 1. Abstammung der Böhmen -- 2. Bekehrung der Böhmen und Mähren und ihre Religions-Schiksale bis aufs Jahr 1620 -- 3. Umsturz der Böhmischen Religions-Freyheit -- 4. Böhmische Emigrationen und Colonien vor dem Jahr -- 5. Zustand der ersten Böhmischen Emigranten -- 6. Zustand der in Böhmen zurükgebliebenen Evangelischen -- 7. Mittel der Erhaltung des Saamens der Evangelischen in Böhmen -- Zweyter Abschnitt. Von einer neuen Erwekkung in Böhmen und Mähren und der Emigration nach Groß-Hennersdorf -- 8. Zustand der Evangelischen in Böhmen bis aufs Jahr 1720 -- 9. Erwekkung in der Herschaft Leutomischel
Alte und neue Brüder-Historie; oder, kurz gefasste Geschichte der Evangelischen Brüder-Unität in den ältern Zeiten und insonderheit in dem gegenwärtigen Jahrhundert by David Cranz( Book )

58 editions published between 1771 and 2018 in German and Undetermined and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historie von Grönland by David Cranz( )

31 editions published between 1767 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alte und Neue Brüder-Historie; oder, kurz gefasste Geschichte der Evangelischen Brüder-Unität by David Cranz( Book )

17 editions published between 1771 and 1973 in German and Undetermined and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historie von Grönland : enthaltend die beschreibung des landes und der einwohner, &c., insbesondere die geschichte der dortigen mission der Evangelischen brüder zu Neu-Herrnhut und Lichtenfels by David Cranz( Book )

28 editions published between 1765 and 1779 in German and Undetermined and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historia om Grönland : deruti landet och dess inbyggare [et]c. i synnerhet Evangeliska Brödra-Församlingens där warande mission, och dess förrättningar i Ny-Herrnhut och Lichtenfels beskrifwas by David Cranz( )

19 editions published between 1769 and 2018 in Swedish and Undetermined and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historie von Grönland : enthaltend die Beschreibung des Landes und der Einwohner u. nebst beträchtlichen Zusätzen und Anmerkungen zur natürlichen Geschichte bis auf das Jahr 1769 by David Cranz( )

17 editions published between 1779 and 2018 in German and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Äldre och nyare Brödra-historien, eller, Kort berättelse om evangeliska Brödra-Uniteten i forn-tiden, och förnämligast i förewarande arahundrad by David Cranz( )

13 editions published between 1772 and 2018 in Swedish and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of Greenland : including an account of the mission carried on by the United Brethren in that country ; with a continuation to the present time ; ... and an appendix, containing a sketch of the mission of the Brethren in Labrador ; in two volumes by David Cranz( )

15 editions published between 1820 and 2015 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1759, David Crantz (or Cranz) was sent to Greenland for a year by the Moravian Church. Writing in German, Crantz (1723-77) published in 1765 his detailed observations on the country, its people and their way of life, including a history of the Moravian mission there. This English translation appeared in two volumes in 1820, prepared by staff at the Fulneck School in West Yorkshire, where a Moravian community existed. The text is illustrated with several engravings that depict landscapes as well as kayaks, weapons and tools used by the Greenlanders, providing a valuable visual record of eighteenth-century life among the native population. Volume 1 is primarily concerned with the geography of Greenland, the local weather patterns, and flora and fauna, as well as the attitudes, traditions, social habits and hierarchies of the people of Greenland
The history of Greenland. including an account of the mission carried on by the United Brethren in that country by David Cranz( )

18 editions published between 1820 and 2014 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1759, David Crantz (or Cranz) was sent to Greenland for a year by the Moravian Church. Writing in German, Crantz (1723-77) published in 1765 his detailed observations on the country, its people and their way of life, including a history of the Moravian mission there. This English translation appeared in two volumes in 1820, prepared by staff at the Fulneck School in West Yorkshire, where a Moravian community existed. The text is illustrated with several engravings that depict landscapes as well as kayaks, weapons and tools used by
Nördlich von Europa : Reisen deutschsprachiger Forscher nach Grönland, Spitzbergen und anderen Inseln der Arktis in den Jahren zwischen 1760 und 1912 by David Cranz( Book )

6 editions published in 1989 in German and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
auteur impartial, ami de la vérité Un 1723-1777

Crantz, David

Crantz David 1723-1777

Cranz, D. 1723-1777

David Cranz

David Cranz Duits theoloog (1723-1777)

David Cranz German theologian

David Cranz Missionar und Geschichtsschreiber

David Cranz teólogo alemán

David Cranz teólogu alemán (1723–1777)

Einer ihrer christlich unpartheiischen Freunde

Einer ihrer christlich unpartheiischen Freunde 1723-1777

Kracz, David

Kranz, David 1723-1777

Languages
German (191)

English (159)

Swedish (44)

Dutch (8)

Hungarian (1)