WorldCat Identities

Commire, Anne

Overview
Works: 249 works in 829 publications in 1 language and 9,264 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Reference works  Bio-bibliography  Encyclopedias  Autobiographies  Biographies  Dictionaries  Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
Classifications: HQ1115, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Anne Commire
Women in world history : a biographical encyclopedia( Book )

28 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 1,282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Locating information on women is difficult and the editors have done a fine job assembling and publishing information extant on individual women from many nations both living and dead. Because in some cases only birth, marriage, children, and death dates are known, the 10,000 articles vary in length according to the subject. If you haven't been able to answer reference questions on women, you need this set."--"Outstanding Reference Sources," American Libraries, May 2001
Yesterday's authors of books for children : facts and pictures about authors and illustrators of books for young people, from early times to 1960 by Anne Commire( Book )

30 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,040 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes an overview of the life and works of well-known authors of children's books who died before 1961
Breaking the silence by Mariette Hartley( Book )

9 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 773 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The autobiography of the actress whose life was filled with past tragedies and secrets tells in eloquent language the story of her life
Historic world leaders( Book )

6 editions published in 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 717 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This exciting 5-vol. biographical resource presents the lives, times and significant contributions of 625 social, political and religious leaders from earliest recorded times to the present. Each entry begins with background biographical information, including country, birth and death dates, burial site, marriages and children. An essay follows that describes personal, political and historic events that led to the leader's significance. The set is organized by geographic region to make historical comparisons easier
Dictionary of women worldwide : 25,000 women through the ages by Anne Commire( Book )

23 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comprehensive, two-volume women's biographical dictionary, it contains more than 20,000 brief biographical entries. This is created by the editorial team of the Dartmouth Award-winning "Women in World History". The concise, fact-filled entries provides instant access to a particular woman's personal background and significance in history
Something about the author: facts and pictures about contemporary authors and illustrators of books for young people by Anne Commire( Book )

179 editions published between 1971 and 2001 in English and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains alphabetically arranged articles that provide life and career data, bibliographies, and personal notes on authors and illustrators of books for children; and includes brief entries, autobiographical essays, obituaries, photographs, and illustrations
World leaders : people who shaped the world by Rob Nagel( Book )

7 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents 120 biographical sketches of historical figures whose achievements have been evident and far-reaching. Each easy-to-read essay explains the leader's impact on global events, highlighting his or her childhood and educational experiences
Something about the author. Volume 17 by Anne Commire( )

4 editions published between 1979 and 1981 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Series covers individuals ranging from established award winners to authors and illustrators who are just beginning their careers. Entries cover: personal life, career, writings and works in progress, adaptations, additional sources, and photographs
Women in world history : a biographical encyclopedia. Vol. 5, Ead-Fur( Book )

24 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Locating information on women is difficult and the editors have done a fine job assembling and publishing information extant on individual women from many nations both living and dead. Because in some cases only birth, marriage, children, and death dates are known, the 10,000 articles vary in length according to the subject. If you haven't been able to answer reference questions on women, you need this set."--"Outstanding Reference Sources," American Libraries, May 2001
Put them all together : a drama by Anne Commire( Book )

4 editions published between 1978 and 1982 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Something about the author. Volume 15 by Anne Commire( )

3 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Series covers individuals ranging from established award winners to authors and illustrators who are just beginning their careers. Entries cover: personal life, career, writings and works in progress, adaptations, additional sources, and photographs
Something about the author. Volume 16 by Anne Commire( )

3 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Series covers individuals ranging from established award winners to authors and illustrators who are just beginning their careers. Entries cover: personal life, career, writings and works in progress, adaptations, additional sources, and photographs
Something about the author. Volume 22 by Anne Commire( )

2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Series covers individuals ranging from established award winners to authors and illustrators who are just beginning their careers. Entries cover: personal life, career, writings and works in progress, adaptations, additional sources, and photographs
Something about the author. Volume 33 by Anne Commire( )

2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Series covers individuals ranging from established award winners to authors and illustrators who are just beginning their careers. Entries cover: personal life, career, writings and works in progress, adaptations, additional sources, and photographs
Something about the author. Volume 29 by Anne Commire( )

2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Series covers individuals ranging from established award winners to authors and illustrators who are just beginning their careers. Entries cover: personal life, career, writings and works in progress, adaptations, additional sources, and photographs
Something about the author. Volume 27 by Anne Commire( )

2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Series covers individuals ranging from established award winners to authors and illustrators who are just beginning their careers. Entries cover: personal life, career, writings and works in progress, adaptations, additional sources, and photographs
Something about the author. Volume 31 by Anne Commire( )

2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Series covers individuals ranging from established award winners to authors and illustrators who are just beginning their careers. Entries cover: personal life, career, writings and works in progress, adaptations, additional sources, and photographs
Something about the author. Volume 32 by Anne Commire( )

2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Series covers individuals ranging from established award winners to authors and illustrators who are just beginning their careers. Entries cover: personal life, career, writings and works in progress, adaptations, additional sources, and photographs
Something about the author. Volume 28 by Anne Commire( )

2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Series covers individuals ranging from established award winners to authors and illustrators who are just beginning their careers. Entries cover: personal life, career, writings and works in progress, adaptations, additional sources, and photographs
Something about the author by Anne Commire( )

4 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Series covers individuals ranging from established award winners to authors and illustrators who are just beginning their careers. Entries cover: personal life, career, writings and works in progress, adaptations, additional sources, and photographs
 
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Women in world history : a biographical encyclopedia Women in world history : a biographical encyclopedia. Vol. 5, Ead-Fur
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Historic world leadersDictionary of women worldwide : 25,000 women through the agesSomething about the author: facts and pictures about contemporary authors and illustrators of books for young peopleWorld leaders : people who shaped the worldWomen in world history : a biographical encyclopedia. Vol. 5, Ead-FurSomething about the author. Volume 33Something about the author. Volume 32Something about the author
Alternative Names
Anne Commire American playwright, editor

Anne Commire Amerikaans toneelschrijfster (1939-2012)

Anne Commire playwright and editor from the United States

Languages
English (334)