WorldCat Identities

Childers, Erskine

Overview
Works: 48 works in 211 publications in 7 languages and 2,436 library holdings
Genres: History  Fiction  Spy fiction  Sea stories  Adventure stories  Alternative histories (Fiction)  Science fiction  Historical fiction  Controversial literature 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
Classifications: JX1977, 341.23
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Erskine Childers
Renewing the United Nations system by Erskine Childers( Book )

16 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Equity, operational development, human rights, humanitarian emergency capacities, decision making, finance, management, international civil service
Common sense about the Arab world by Erskine Childers( Book )

18 editions published between 1960 and 1961 in 5 languages and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Towards a more effective United Nations : two studies by Brian Urquhart( Book )

16 editions published between 1968 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The road to Suez by Erskine Childers( Book )

16 editions published in 1962 in English and Arabic and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Challenges to the United Nations : building a safer world by Erskine Childers( Book )

10 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A world in need of leadership : tomorrow's United Nations : a fresh appraisal by Brian Urquhart( Book )

15 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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The riddle of the sands by Erskine Childers( )

20 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book is widely regarded as the first classic spy novel. Two unlikely sailing companions stumble into intrigue off the North Sea coast of pre-World War I Germany
The other exodus by Erskine Childers( Book )

11 editions published between 1961 and 1963 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wordless wish : from citizen to refugees by Erskine Childers( Book )

2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pour rénover le système des Nations unies by Erskine Childers( Book )

12 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in French and English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arab nationalism by Erskine Childers( Book )

3 editions published in 1964 in English and Undetermined and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When Riley and Asha finally reached the planet Terminal and found the Transcendental Machine, a matter transmission device built by an ancient race, they chose to be "translated." Now in possession of intellectual and physical powers that set them above human limitations, the machine has transported them to two, separate, unknown planets among a possibility of billions. Riley and Asha know that together they can change the galaxy, so they attempt to do the impossible--find each other"--
Palestine: the broken triangle by Erskine Childers( Book )

5 editions published between 1965 and 1967 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Une direction énergique pour le monde de demain : l'avenir des Nations Unies by Brian Urquhart( Book )

9 editions published in 1990 in French and English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Palestina: il triangolo spezzato by Erskine Childers( Book )

6 editions published between 1965 and 1969 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The riddle of the sands : a record of secret service by Erskine Childers( Book )

6 editions published between 1955 and 2013 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Described by Ken Follett as "the first modern thriller", The Riddle of the Sands is the best-known sailing narrative and a true classic. It was recently ranked 37th in The Observer's list of the 100 Greatest Novels of the past 300 years. Winston Churchill even credited it for the Admiralty's decision to build naval bases in Scapa Flow, Invergordon and Rosyth. Following in the adventurous tradition of H Rider Haggard, and being a clear influence on the espionage tales of John Buchan, Ian Fleming and John le Carré, The Riddle of the Sands tells the story of two young men on a sailing tr
A nation in search of its society by Erskine Childers( Book )

1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Islam & barat : antara nyanyuk dan benci by Erskine Childers( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in Malay and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Den anden 'Exodus' by Erskine Childers( Book )

4 editions published between 1962 and 1974 in Danish and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der andere Exodus by Erskine Childers( Book )

2 editions published in 1961 in German and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amnesia and antagonism by Erskine Childers( Book )

2 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Audience level: 0.53 (from 0.35 for The riddle ... to 0.96 for Den anden ...)

Challenges to the United Nations : building a safer world
Alternative Names
Childers, Erskine B.

Childers, Erskine B. 1929-1996

Childers, Erskine Barton.

Childers, Erskine Barton 1929-1996

Erskine B. Childers auteur uit Ierland (1929-1996)

Erskine Childers

Эрскин Бартон Чайлдерс

إرسكين تشيلدرز، 1929-1996

تشايلدرز، إرسكين، 1929-1996

تشيلدرز، ارسكين ب

Languages
English (139)

French (18)

Danish (9)

Italian (6)

German (3)

Malay (1)

Arabic (1)

Covers
The riddle of the sands