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Cohen, Roger

Overview
Works: 31 works in 138 publications in 4 languages and 6,127 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Sources  Juvenile works  Biographies  Exhibition, pictorial works  Exhibition catalogs  Pictorial works  Catalogs  Nonfiction television programs 
Roles: Author, Author of afterword, colophon, etc.
Classifications: E840.5.S39, B
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Most widely held works about Roger Cohen
 
Most widely held works by Roger Cohen
In the eye of the storm : the life of General H. Norman Schwarzkopf by Roger Cohen( Book )

23 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,895 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biography of the commander of United States troops during the Persian Gulf War, General H. Norman Schwarkopf
Soldiers and slaves : American POWs trapped by the Nazis' final gamble by Roger Cohen( Book )

27 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 1,630 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In February 1945, 350 American POWs captured earlier at the Battle of the Bulge or elsewhere in Europe were singled out by the Nazis because they were Jews or were thought to resemble Jews. They were transported in cattle cars to Berga, a concentration camp in eastern Germany, and put to work as slave laborers. This was the only incident of its kind during World War II
Hearts grown brutal : sagas of Sarajevo by Roger Cohen( Book )

12 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 1,202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Roger Cohen of The New York Times takes us to the core of one of the twentieth century's most complex stories, weaving together the history of Yugoslavia and the story of the Bosnian War of 1992 to 1995, as experienced by four families." ""This was a war of intimate betrayals," Cohen goes on to say, and in Hearts Grown Brutal, the betrayals begin in the family of a man named Sead. Through his search for his lost father, we relive the history of Yugoslavia, founded at the end of World War I with the encouragement of President Woodrow Wilson. Sead's desperate quest is punctuated by the lies, half truths, and pain that mark other sagas of Yugoslavia. Through three more families - one Muslim-Serb, one Muslim, and one Serb-Croat - we experience the war in Bosnia as it breaks up marriages and sets relative against relative. The reality of the Balkans is illuminated, even as the hypocrisy of the international response to the war is exposed."--Jacket
Soldiers and slaves : [American POWs trapped by the Nazis' final gamble] by Roger Cohen( Recording )

11 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In late 1944, the Germans, in an effort to offset the effects of Allied destruction of their fuel facilities, began construction of several underground facilities to produce and store synthetic fuel. These facilities were to be built largely by slave laborers, many of them diverted from neighboring concentration camps. In February 1945, these workers were joined by several hundred American POWs captured during the Battle of the Bulge. They had been singled out because they were Jewish or looked Jewish, or perhaps even because of random caprice. At a facility in eastern Germany, these Americans would experience the Holocaust as full-fledged victims rather than as liberators of the death camps, with sadistic guards, starvation rations, and consistent dehumanization of inmates. The death rate for POWs at that place was extremely high; it was exacerbated when they had to endure a forced march as the Nazi regime collapsed
Danger in the desert : true adventures of a dinosaur hunter by Roger Cohen( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at the journeys of Roy Chapman Andrews who, in the early twentieth-century, led countless expeditions for the American Museum of Natural History in search of dinosaur fossils, facing dangers such as pythons, wild dogs, marauding bandits, sandstorms, and corrupt officials
The girl from Human Street : ghosts of memory in a Jewish family by Roger Cohen( Book )

10 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Turning an eye on the legacy of his family, New York Times columnist Roger Cohen explores the anomie of European Jews after the Holocaust, following them from Lithuania to South Africa, England, the United States and Israel. He illuminates the uneasy resonance of the racism his family witnessed living in apartheid-era South Africa and explores the pervasive Jewish sense of otherness and how it relates to his family's own history of manic depression. This tale of remembrance and repression, suicide and resilience, moral ambivalence and uneasily evolving loyalties is an unflinching personal story that contributes an important chapter to the narrative of Jewish life
Explorations in second language reading by Roger Cohen( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The chapters in "Explorations in Second Language Reading" reveal the importance of reading in the classroom and how instructors can use reading as a bridge to improve learners' other linguistic and interpersonal skills. Most significantly, each author prompts us to rediscover how enjoyable esol reading can be and how it can increase learner motivation. Within this volume practitioners will find a wealth of activities and techniques for diverse classrooms: incorporating pre-, during-, and post-reading activities; constructing a themed reading curriculum; teaching texts from a culture different from that of the students; using online discussions, links, and class readings; selecting reading materials for English for academic purposes and English for specific purposes courses; using plays as interactive reading texts; and teaching the text "backwards." Tesol practitioners of all levels will find this volume beneficial whether they are planning a full curriculum, weeklong reading unit, or single-day integrated reading activity. This book contains 13 chapters. Chapters include: (1) Emphasizing Reading in the esol Classroom (Roger Cohen); (2) Purposeful Reading (Frank Noji, Shawn Ford, and Anthony Silva); (3) Building Reading Abilities With Graphic Organizers (Xiangying Jiang and William Grabe); (4) p4 + c: Cracking the Culture Code in "Story" (Jennifer Jabareen); (5) Reading the World in l1 and l2 (Sara Exposito and Alejandra Favela); (6) Making the Most of Literature Circles: Effective Literature Discussions for the efl Classroom (Hadija Drummond); (7) Beggars Can Be Choosers! (Deepti Gupta); (8) Reading "Between the Lines" of Academic Texts (Shawna Shapiro); (9) Developing Pragmatic Competence for Critical Academic Reading (Roger Nunn); (10) Maximizing esl Freshman Readers' Skills With Online Instruction (Reima Al-Jarf); (11) Designing Materials for eap Students: a Balanced Approach to Reading (Esmat Babaii and Hasan Ansary); (12) The Play's the Thing: Using Drama for Pleasurable Reading and Genuine Communication (Natalie Hess); and (13) Teaching the Text Sdrawkcab: Moving Beyond Educational Fads (Margret M. Guntren). References and an index are included
Soldiers of another war by Roger Cohen( Book )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In February 1945, 350 American POWs captured earlier at the Battle of the Bulge or elsewhere in Europe were singled out by the Nazis because they were Jews or were thought to resemble Jews. They were transported in cattle cars to Berga, a concentration camp in eastern Germany, and put to work as slave laborers. This was the only incident of its kind during World War II. Starved and brutalized, the GIs were denied their rights as prisoners of war, their ordeal culminating in a death march that was halted by liberation near the Czech border. More than seventy of them perished. This is the story of hell in a small place over a period of ten weeks, at a time when Hitler's Reich was crumbling but its killing machine still churned. It is a tale of madness and heroism, and of the failure to deliver justice for what the Nazis did to these Americans
Leo Baeck Institute at 50 by Roger Cohen( Book )

4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

We went back : photographs from Europe 1933-1956 by Chim by Cynthia Young( Book )

5 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Autor fotografii był pochodzenia żydowskiego, urodzony w Polsce
German-Jewish history in the twenty-first century by Roger Cohen( Book )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This house believes Barack Obama is too weak to make peace in the Middle East( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discussion about Barack Obama's ability to achieve a Middle East peace settlement in an increasingly volatile region
Srebenica, nuit à nuit by Adrien Selbert( Book )

2 editions published in 2016 in French and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The girl from Human Street : [ghosts of memory in a Jewish family] by Roger Cohen( )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The award-winning New York Times columnist and former foreign correspondent turns a compassionate yet discerning eye on the legacy of his own family, most notably his mother's, in order to understand more profoundly the nature of modern Jewish experience. Through his emotionally lucid prose, listeners relive the anomie of European Jews after the Holocaust, following them from Lithuania to South Africa, England, the United States, and Israel
Lumières : poèmes by Roger Cohen( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

False equivalence : is media balance a trap in an atypical election? by Roger Cohen( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Roger Cohen, a Pulitzer Prize-nominated columnist on international affairs and diplomacy for The New York Times and the International New York Times, examines equivalent coverage during the 2016 American presidential election. In this talk, given a month prior to the 2016 election, Cohen asks, "Is it responsible for journalists covering the presidential election to give equivalent coverage to Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton?" Cohen talks about the way journalists traditionally give equal coverage to each candidate during an election and why the 2016 presidential election is untraditional
Jak zjednoczyć Zachód : debata "Gazety"( )

1 edition published in 2007 in Polish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Charlie Rose show (Television program)( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

News of the World phone hacking scandal with Alan Rusbridger, Editor of 'The Guardian, ' Catherine Mayer of Time Magazine, Roger Cohen of 'The New York Times, ' Josh Tyrangiel, Editor of Bloomberg BusinessWeek, Alastair Campbell, former Communications Director to Tony Blair and John Burns of 'The New York Times' | Paul Farmer of Harvard University, Co-Founder of 'Partners in Health' and author of 'Haiti After the Earthquake'
Shuwarutsukofu seiden( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in Japanese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Shuwarutsukofu seiden( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in Japanese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Soldiers and slaves : American POWs trapped by the Nazis' final gamble
Alternative Names
Roger Cohen britischer (später amerikanischer) Journalist

Roger Cohen Brits journalist

Roger Cohen jornalista inglés (más tarde estadounidense)

Roger Cohen journaliste et écrivain britannico-américain

Роджер Коэн

راجر کوهن ژورنالیست و نویسنده بریتانیایی

روجر كوهن

ガッティ, クラウディオ

コーエン, ロジャー

ロジャー・コーエン

Languages
English (119)

French (3)

Japanese (2)

Polish (1)

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Hearts grown brutal : sagas of SarajevoSoldiers and slaves : [American POWs trapped by the Nazis' final gamble]Danger in the desert : true adventures of a dinosaur hunterExplorations in second language readingSoldiers of another war