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Chevalier, Haakon 1902-1985

Overview
Works: 122 works in 335 publications in 2 languages and 8,273 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Art 
Roles: Translator, Author of afterword, colophon, etc., Editor
Classifications: PQ2625.A716, 843.91
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Haakon Chevalier
Days of wrath by André Malraux ( Book )
2 editions published in 1936 in English and held by 993 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The book is about a Communist prisoner in a Nazi concentration camp. The prisoner escapes and has a struggle with terror and insanity. He endures with courage and tries to create a life with a purpose."--Amazon
Oppenheimer : the story of a friendship by Haakon Chevalier ( Book )
13 editions published between 1965 and 1966 in English and Undetermined and held by 857 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Impressions, based on a friendship of seventeen years, of the life and personality of the atomic scientist, including his later involvement in security investigations by U. S. Government authorities
Man's fate (La condition humaine) by André Malraux ( Book )
4 editions published between 1934 and 1961 in English and held by 656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The tale of two very eventful days in March, 1927, fictionalizing the lives and events of the Communist insurrection in China. The author participated in these events giving his narrative particular vividness
Holy Week, a novel by Aragon ( Book )
6 editions published between 1961 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The book covers the week of 19 to 26 March 1815, when Napoleon Bonaparte, after escaping from captivity on the island of Elba, sought to regain power from the French King Louis XVIII. The main character in the novel, the painter Théodore Géricault, who has renounced his artistic career for a military one, accompanies the king on his flight from Paris, but as the king continues to flee across the frontier into Belgium, Géricault begins to have doubts about his own loyalties and the implications of his potential choices
The secret life of Salvador Dalí by Salvador Dalí ( Book )
26 editions published between 1942 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This autobiography of Dalí's early life is is illustrated with over eighty photographs of the artist and his works, and scores of Dalí drawings and sketches
Seven faces of love by André Maurois ( Book )
7 editions published between 1944 and 1976 in English and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The devil's share by Denis de Rougemont ( Book )
15 editions published between 1944 and 1973 in English and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The man who would be God by Haakon Chevalier ( Book )
18 editions published between 1959 and 1966 in English and German and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Famous American physicist sacrifices everything - his health, family and friends - to his determination that the atomic bomb be built and used
50 secrets of magic craftsmanship by Salvador Dalí ( Book )
3 editions published between 1948 and 1992 in English and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rare, important volume in which famed Surrealist expounds (in his inimitably eccentric fashion) on what painting should be, the history of painting, what is good and bad painting, the merits of specific artists, and more. Includes his 50 secrets for mastering the craft, including the secret of the painter's pointed mustaches
Army of shadows by Joseph Kessel ( Book )
7 editions published between 1944 and 1945 in English and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The death of a nobody by Jules Romains ( Book )
3 editions published between 1944 and 1976 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Om et hverdagsmenneskes død og de forandringer, den fremkalder i hans omgivelser
The ironic temper; Anatole France and his time by Haakon Chevalier ( Book )
10 editions published between 1932 and 1973 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three short novels by Vercors ( Book )
2 editions published in 1947 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hidden faces by Salvador Dalí ( Book )
9 editions published between 1944 and 1993 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Home is the hunter by Gontran de Poncins ( Book )
5 editions published between 1943 and 1945 in English and Undetermined and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A retired, elderly servant reminisces when he is called back temporarily to the family he had served for forty years
A Roman journal by Stendhal ( Book )
4 editions published between 1959 and 1961 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
""Il est des jours où la beauté seule du climat de Rome suffit au bonheur." Second volume des Voyages en Italie, Promenades dans Rome vient compléter l'aventure artistique et culturelle commencée quelques années plus tôt avec Rome, Naples et Florence. Cette fois, Stendhal a été conquis par la Ville éternelle au point de se lancer dans la rédaction d'un guide de voyage, recueil de "sensations du moment". Il laisse le lecteur libre de le suivre dans ses innombrables digressions et descriptions, son seul but étant de susciter "une émotion de curiosité que rien ne peut arrêter", en évitant de défaillir face à tant de beauté le célèbre syndrome stendhalien. Une façon exceptionnelle de se plonger dans la vie romaine."--P. [4] of cover
Residential quarter by Aragon ( Book )
4 editions published in 1938 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
First harvest by Vladimir Pozner ( Book )
4 editions published in 1943 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The bells of Basel by Aragon ( Book )
6 editions published between 1936 and 1937 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
For us the living by Haakon Chevalier ( Book )
4 editions published in 1949 in English and Undetermined and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Chevalier, Haakon
Chevalier, Haakon, 1902-1985
Chevalier, Haakon M.
Chevalier, Haakon Maurice.
Chevalier, Haakon Maurice, 1902-
Chevalier, Haakon Maurice, 1902-1985
Languages
English (154)
German (2)
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