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Falla, P. S. (Paul Stephen) 1913-2003

Overview
Works: 127 works in 500 publications in 6 languages and 9,130 library holdings
Genres: Dictionaries  History  Reference works  Biography  Exhibition catalogs  Fiction  Illustrated works  Catalogs  Catalogues raisonnés 
Roles: Translator, Editor, Other, Author, Redactor, Creator
Classifications: PG2640, 491.7321
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Most widely held works by P. S Falla
The Oxford Russian Dictionary by Paul Stephen Falla( Book )

51 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 3,103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This comprehensive and up-to-date dictionary is the first to reflect the changes in the Russian language since the fall of the Iron Curtain. Special emphasis is placed on current idioms and colloquial usage with thousands of examples to illustrate their use. With the fall of the Iron Curtain, the Russian language has exploded, responding to new idioms, terminology, and usage pouring in from the West. Anyone wishing to keep up with contemporary Russian will search existing dictionaries in vain for such words as "cash machine," "road rage," "mobile phone," and many other terms reflecting the rapidly changing reality in the former Soviet Union. This completely revised edition of The Oxford Russian Dictionary is the first to incorporate those changes. Offering a comprehensive look at both languages, it includes over 185,000 words and phrases and 290,000 translations. The dictionary provides exceptional coverage of regional Russian, British, and American dialects as well as of modern idioms and colloquial usage, with numerous illustrative examples. It also includes all common abbreviations and acronyms, such as DTP, ROM, AIDS, and others; helpful advice on difficult points of grammar; and pronunciation in the International Phonetic Alphabet for every English headword, an indispensable aid for Russian speakers. Features include: Over 185,000 words and phrases, and 290,000 translations to provide comprehensive coverage of contemporary Russian and English; All the latest vocabulary from "hyperinflation" to "multimedia" and from "cash machine" to "electronic security system" and "road rage"; Special emphasis on current idioms and colloquial usage with thousands of examples to illustrate their use; The latest business, computing, and specialist vocabulary along with common abbreviations and acronyms; Attractive layout to facilitate ease of use, improved typography, and Russian alphabet at the foot of each page
The Oxford English-Russian dictionary by Paul S Falla( Book )

37 editions published between 1984 and 1996 in English and held by 1,266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Main currents of Marxism : its rise, growth, and dissolution by Leszek Kołakowski( Book )

52 editions published between 1978 and 1990 in English and Polish and held by 1,139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The concise Oxford Russian dictionary by Colin Howlett( Book )

19 editions published between 1996 and 2000 in English and Russian and held by 625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offering guidance on pronunciation and grammar, entries include abbreviations and contemporary Russian and English phrases
Main currents of Marxism : the founders, the golden age, the breakdown by Leszek Kołakowski( Book )

12 editions published between 1978 and 2008 in English and held by 522 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Drawing on powerful historical and philosophical insight, Main Currents of Marxism traces the intellectual foundations of Marxist thought from Plotinus through Hegel to Lukacs, Sartre, and Mao. Leszek Kolakowski reveals Marxism to be "the greatest fantasy of our century ... an idea that began in Promethean humanism and culminated in the monstrous tyranny of Stalinism." Long before the overwhelming majority of historians, journalists, and intellectuals around the world came to see the devastation wrought by autocratic, state-sponsored socialism, Kolakowski pointed to the shortcomings of a system doomed to failure." "Recognized when it was first published for its profound historical insights and for its exposition of how the Communist hierarchy was quickly corroding from the inside, this forceful work has influenced several generations of scholars and historians. Despite decades of major political change, Main Currents of Marxism remains as accurate and incisive as ever. In a new preface and epilogue, Kolakowski reexamines the collapse of international Communism in light of the last tumultuous years."--Jacket
Jacob Jordaens by Roger Adolf d' Hulst( Book )

6 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

R.-A. d'Hulst critically analyzes Jacob Jordaen's works, including the large number of works that have recently come to light. He also clarifies which works are authentic and defines the high standards of Jordaen's artistic ability
Three, seven, ace & other stories by Vladimir Fedorovič Tendrjakov( Book )

2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

French popular imagery : five centuries of prints : [catalogue of an exhibition held at the] Hayward Gallery, London, 26 March-27 May 1974 by Hayward Gallery (London)( Book )

4 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Oxford Russian dictionary : English-Russian by Paul Falla( Book )

24 editions published between 1984 and 1999 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Oxford Russian Dictionary is the most up-to-date and authoritative single-volume Russian and English dictionary available today. It brings together the highly acclaimed Oxford Russian-English Dictionary (second edition, 1984) and the Oxford English-Russian Dictionary (1984). Both works have been completely reset, revised and updated to provide comprehensive coverage of contemporary vocabulary and usage."--BOOK JACKET
Rubens portraits of identified sitters painted in Antwerp by Hans Vlieghe( Book )

5 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The build-up of German aggression by Wilhelm Deist( Book )

3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Germany's initial conquests in Europe by Klaus A Maier( Book )

2 editions published between 1991 and 2000 in Undetermined and English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Weimar Republic by Eberhard Kolb( Book )

15 editions published between 1988 and 2007 in English and German and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Weimar Republic' provides both a clear historical narrative of this critical period in German history and a detailed analysis of the scholarly research in the field
The Mediterranean, South-East Europe, and North Africa, 1939-1941 : from Italy's declaration of non-belligerence to the entry of the United States into the war by Gerhard Schreiber( Book )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2001 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gustave Courbet : 1819-1877 : [an exhibition organized by the Réunion des musées nationaux], at the Royal Academy of Arts, 19 January-19 March 1978 : [catalogue by Hélène Toussaint( Book )

3 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Main currents of Marxism : its rise, growth, and dissolution. Vol. 2, the golden age by Leszek Kołakowski( Book )

20 editions published between 1978 and 1988 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Main Currents of Marxism is a handbook and a thorough survey of the varieties of Marxism; it is published in three volumes. The author delineates the development of Marx's own thought and the contributions of his best-known followers
Main currents of Marxism : its origins, growth and dissolution. 1, the founders by Leszek Kołakowski( Book )

20 editions published between 1978 and 2006 in English and Persian and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oxford Russian dictionary : Russian-English, English-Russian by Marcus Wheeler( Book )

14 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and Russian and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers nearly two hundred thousand entries, including abbreviations, contemporary Russian and English phrases, and guidance on pronunication and grammar
French popular imagery: five centuries of prints. [An exhibition arranged under the auspices of the Association française d'action artistique( Book )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Theories of imperialism by Wolfgang J Mommsen( Book )

10 editions published between 1980 and 1995 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this succinct guide to the frequently confusing assessments of imperialism, Wolfgang J. Mommsen presents a balanced and impartial survey--a rare achievement in this too often factionalized field. From the classical political and economic theories prevalent in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, through the various Marxist positions, to recent postcolonial interpretations, Mommsen's study is evenhanded and thorough
 
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The Oxford Russian Dictionary Oxford Russian dictionary : Russian-English, English-Russian
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The Oxford English-Russian dictionaryThe concise Oxford Russian dictionaryMain currents of Marxism : the founders, the golden age, the breakdownThe Oxford Russian dictionary : English-RussianThe build-up of German aggressionGermany's initial conquests in EuropeThe Weimar RepublicThe Mediterranean, South-East Europe, and North Africa, 1939-1941 : from Italy's declaration of non-belligerence to the entry of the United States into the war
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Falla P.S.

Falla, P. S. (Paul Stephen), 1913-

Falla Paul

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Falla, Paul Stephen

Falla, Paul Stephen 1913-

Falla, Paul Stephen 1913-2000

Falla, Paul Stephen, 1913-2003

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Stevenson, Paul, 1913-2003

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