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Brenner, Anita 1905-1974

Overview
Works: 71 works in 299 publications in 3 languages and 6,691 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Pictorial works  Juvenile works  Biography  Guidebooks  Diaries  Short stories  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Folklore 
Roles: Author, Translator, Illustrator
Classifications: F1234, 863.6
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Most widely held works by Anita Brenner
The wind that swept Mexico; the history of the Mexican revolution, 1910-1942 by Anita Brenner( Book )

66 editions published between 1943 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 1,955 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains a large collection of photographs on the history of the Mexican revolution and the personalities involved
Idols behind altars by Anita Brenner( Book )

35 editions published between 1920 and 2003 in English and Spanish and held by 892 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The boy who could do anything, & other Mexican folk tales by Anita Brenner( Book )

17 editions published between 1942 and 1992 in English and held by 823 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes twenty-four Mexican folktales dealing with ancient wisdom, everyday life, magic, and the legendary character Tepozton
The influence of technique on the decorative style in the domestic pottery of Culhuacan by Anita Brenner( Book )

26 editions published between 1930 and 1969 in English and German and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anita Brenner : a mind of her own by Susannah Joel Glusker( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this book, her daughter, Susannah Glusker, traces Anita Brenner's intellectual growth and achievements from the 1920s through the 1940s. Quoting extensively from Brenner's unpublished journals and autobiographical novel, as well as from her published books and articles, Glusker paints an engrossing portrait of the intellectual circles in which Brenner moved in Mexico City and New York, which included such figures as Diego Rivera, Jose Clemente Orozco, David Alfaro Siqueiros, and Jean Charlot
Your Mexican holiday, a modern guide by Anita Brenner( Book )

19 editions published between 1932 and 1947 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tales from the Argentine by Waldo David Frank( Book )

6 editions published between 1930 and 1970 in English and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A hero by mistake by Anita Brenner( Book )

12 editions published between 1953 and 1966 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Dionisio, an Indian of old Mexico, who becomes a hero in spite of himself
The timid ghost : or, What would you do with a sackful of gold? by Anita Brenner( Book )

9 editions published between 1966 and 2005 in English and Spanish and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Mexico, a poor man named Gumersindo for a while knows what to do when you meet a ghost
Sunburst by Mauricio Magdaleno( Book )

10 editions published between 1944 and 1946 in English and German and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Idols behind altars : modern Mexican art and its cultural roots by Anita Brenner( Book )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marcela, a Mexican love story by Mariano Azuela( Book )

2 editions published in 1932 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dumb Juan & the bandits by Anita Brenner( )

3 editions published in 1957 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Mexican version of the classic folk tale of the fellow who is thought stupid by his brothers but who triumphs over them in the end
Mexico this month( )

in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El indio; novela mexicana by Gregorio López y Fuentes( Book )

7 editions published between 1937 and 1994 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An extraordinary novel of Mexican life and the people who are descendants of the Aztecs. The moving story of a tragic people caught in the tail wind of a civilization both alien and hostile to them
Tampa's reign of terror by Anita Brenner( Book )

4 editions published between 1932 and 1933 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I want to fly by Anita Brenner( Book )

2 editions published between 1943 and 1946 in Spanish and English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two kids fly in an airplane and talk about what they see from the air
Avant-garde art & artists in Mexico : Anita Brenner's journals of the roaring twenties by Anita Brenner( Book )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the journals of Anita Brenner, a young reporter in Mexico during the 1920s, providing a detailed account of her experiences and observations as part of Diego Rivera's inner circle, a group of artists which included José Clemente Orozco and David Alfaro Siqueiros, and features photographs of Brenner and images left out of her first book, "Idols Behind Altars."
Class war in Spain : (an exposure of Fascism, Stalinism, etc.) by Anita Brenner( Book )

2 editions published in 1937 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Avant-garde art and artists in Mexico : Anita Brenner's journals of the roaring twenties by Anita Brenner( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The wind that swept Mexico; the history of the Mexican revolution, 1910-1942
Alternative Names
Anita Brenner Amerikaans antropologe (1905-1974)

Anita Brenner Mexican writer

Anita Brenner mexikanische und US-amerikanische Anthropologin, Kunstkritikerin, Historikerin, Journalistin, Kinderbuchautorin und Übersetzerin

Brenner, Anita

Brenner Hanna 1905-1974

Brenner Hannah 1905-1974

Glusker Anita 1905-1974

Languages
English (217)

Spanish (31)

German (3)

Covers
Anita Brenner : a mind of her ownIdols behind altars : modern Mexican art and its cultural rootsAvant-garde art & artists in Mexico : Anita Brenner's journals of the roaring twentiesAvant-garde art and artists in Mexico : Anita Brenner's journals of the roaring twentiesAnita Brenner : visión de una época