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Childs, J. Rives (James Rives) 1893-1987

Overview
Works: 141 works in 305 publications in 4 languages and 2,942 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Bibliography  History  Diaries  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Genealogy 
Roles: Author, Editor, Composer
Classifications: D285.8.C4, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by J. Rives Childs
American foreign service by J. Rives Childs( Book )

11 editions published between 1948 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Casanova, a new perspective by J. Rives Childs( Book )

14 editions published between 1987 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Casanova : a biography based on new documents by J. Rives Childs( Book )

10 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Restif de La Bretonne : témoignages et jugements, bibliographie by J. Rives Childs( Book )

20 editions published between 1949 and 1959 in 3 languages and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The pageant of Persia; a record of travel by motor in Persia with an account of its ancient and modern ways by J. Rives Childs( Book )

4 editions published between 1936 and 1937 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Casanoviana; an annotated world bibliography of Jacques Casanova de Seingalt and of works concerning him by J. Rives Childs( Book )

18 editions published in 1956 in English and German and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reliques of the Rives (Ryves) by J. Rives Childs( Book )

10 editions published between 1929 and 2008 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history and a genealogy of the Ryves - Rives families in Dorset, Eng. and in Virginia
Giacomo Casanova de Seingalt in Selbstzeugnissen und Bilddokumenten by J. Rives Childs( Book )

17 editions published between 1960 and 2000 in German and Undetermined and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The memoirs of Jacques Casanova de Seingalt by Giacomo Casanova( Book )

2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Before the curtain falls by J. Rives Childs( Book )

2 editions published in 1932 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diplomatic and literary quests by J. Rives Childs( Book )

1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Casanova : d. grosse Biographie by J. Rives Childs( Book )

2 editions published in 1977 in German and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La dernière aventure d'un homme de quarante-cinq ans by Restif de La Bretonne( Book )

2 editions published between 1909 and 1957 in French and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Texte complet avec ses pièces annexes sur la passion de l'auteur pour Sara. Cette oeuvre autobiographique raconte la difficulté de rompre autant qu'elle décrit les bonheurs et les tourments de l'amour, la jalousie, les désillusions, les humiliations
Sébastien Mercier; sa vie, son oeuvre, son temps ... Avant la Révolution, 1740-1789 by Léon Béclard( Book )

1 edition published in 1903 in French and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A clue to the mystery of Casanova's Memoirs by J. Rives Childs( Book )

5 editions published in 1952 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The rewards of book collecting by J. Rives Childs( Book )

1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

General solution of the ADFGVX cipher system by J. Rives Childs( Book )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Foreign service farewell; my years in the Near East by J. Rives Childs( Book )

4 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les contemporaines ou Aventures des plus jolies femmes de l'âge présent by Restif de La Bretonne( Book )

1 edition published in 1911 in French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Black lebeda : the Russian famine diary of ARA Kazan District supervisor J. Rives Childs, 1921-1923 by J. Rives Childs( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The diary, which begins in the days before Childs enters Soviet Russia in 1921 and ends rather abruptly in August 1923, about six months before he left, is a detailed, in-depth view of Childs's Russian experience. There is first an account of the inner workings of the American Relief Administration (ARA) at all levels, from Moscow to the workers in the kitchens that fed the starving children, and later adults. It also gives a vivid picture of the grisly famine conditions, not only in Kazan, but in the countryside as well, since Childs was early involved in field work, establishing orphanages and kitchens to feed the starving
 
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Black lebeda : the Russian famine diary of ARA Kazan District supervisor J. Rives Childs, 1921-1923
Alternative Names

controlled identityFilmer, Henry, 1893-1987

Childs, J. Rives.

Childs, J. Rives 1893-1987

Childs, J. Rives (James Rives)

Childs, James R.

Childs, James Rives

Childs, James Rives 1893-

Childs, James Rives 1893-1987

Filmer, Henry

J. Rives Childs US-amerikanischer Diplomat

James Rives Childs Amerikaans diplomaat (1893-1987)

James Rives Childs diplomate américain

Rives Childs, J. 1893-1987

Rives Childs James 1893-1987

Rives Childs, John

チャイルズ, J. R

チャイルズ, ライヴズ

Languages
English (104)

French (23)

German (20)

Spanish (3)

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