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Miller, John 1959-

Overview
Works: 71 works in 151 publications in 1 language and 9,299 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Diaries  Pictorial works  Short stories  Fiction 
Roles: Narrator, Editor
Classifications: DS35.6, 297
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Most widely held works by John Miller
Inside Islam : the faith, the people, and the conflicts of the world's fastest-growing religion ( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1,076 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Offers a timely exploration of Islam in all its complexity - from the prophet Muhammad and the book of Quran to the sacred city of Mecca, the role of women in Islam and the status of the modern faith in cities and countries throughout the world. This volume assembles fourteen accessible essays by many of the world's preeminent writers, historians and journalists who have addressed the religion
Legends : women who have changed the world through the eyes of great women writers ( Book )
6 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Each essay is "accompanied by a ... duotane photograph by such eminent photographers as Annie Leibovitz, Man Ray, Alfred Stieglitz, Cecil Beaton, Yousuf Karsh, and Michael Collopy."
Life a user's manual ( )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Voices against tyranny : writing of the Spanish Civil War ( Book )
6 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Includes, concerning the Spanish Civil War, statements personal accounts, fiction, essays, and poetry by W.H. Auden, John Dos Passos, Louis MacNeice, Ernest Hemingway, Pablo Picasso, William Carlos Williams, Federico Garcia Lorca, Thomas Mann, Antoine De Saint-Exupery, George Orwell, Kenneth Rexroth, Arthur Koestler, Wyndham Lewis, John Steinbeck, Ezra Pound, William Faulkner, T.S. Eliot, Evelyn Waugh, Samuel Beckett, Luis Bunuel, I.F. Stone, Pablo Neruda, Dorothy Parker, Theodore Dreiser, and Salvador Dali
Noa Noa : the Tahiti journal of Paul Gauguin by Paul Gauguin ( Book )
5 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1894, Paul Gauguin left Europe to spend two years in Tahiti, where he produced some of his most beautiful and best-known paintings. But he also created another masterpiece that has languished in obscurity for nearly 100 years: a detailed, entertaining journal and the sensuous woodblock prints and sketches made to accompany it. In this exquisitely designed edition, Chronicle Books is proud to publish together for the first time the evocative text and richly colored illustrations of Gauguin's Tahiti diary. Including Tahitian myths and legends, affectionate tales of Gauguin's encounters with the beautiful Tahitian people, and fascinating glimpses of the inspiration behind his most famous paintings, Noa Noa now assumes its rightful place among the masterworks of an extraordinary artist
Muhammad Ali : ringside ( Book )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Inside Iraq : the history, the people, and the modern conflicts of the world's least understood land ( Book )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Southwest stories : tales from the desert ( Book )
3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Myths, native American legends, and stories from 18 authors as diverse as D.H. Lawrence, Carl Jung and Barry Gifford
San Francisco stories : great writers on the city by John Miller ( Book )
4 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
New Orleans stories : great writers on the city ( Book )
4 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alive with jazz and tropical flowers, its streets an intoxicating 24-hour party, New Orleans exerts a hypnotic effect on virtually every visitor and resident, but perhaps none have been more susceptible to its exotic charm than the writers who have lived there. From Mark Twain to William Faulkner to Anne Rice; from Kate Chopin to Zora Neale Hurston to Ellen Gilchrist; from Tennessee Williams to Truman Capote to Walker Percy, the authors in this remarkable collection celebrate the city that stirs their imaginations as no other can. Third in our best-selling series of anthologies centered around America's great cities, New Orleans Stories includes not only "literature," but also interviews, ghost stories, and voodoo charms. Perfect for first-time visitors as well as longtime residents, it re-creates the heady, mesmerizing atmosphere of New Orleans itself
Chicago stories : tales of the city ( Book )
4 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
God's breath : Sacred Scriptures of the world ( Book )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Christmas stories : tales of the season ( Book )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Inside Cuba : the history, culture, and politics of an outlaw nation ( Book )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A practical guide to sport management internships ( Book )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"...A Practical Guide to Sport Management Internships is designed to offer undergraduate and graduate students as well as the internship supervisor in-depth pedagogical and legal insights so they will be better prepared for the experience."-back cover
Legends 2 : women who have changed the world through the eyes of great women writers ( Book )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On suicide : great writers on the ultimate question ( Book )
4 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hot type : America's most celebrated writers introduce the next word in contemporary fiction ( Book )
2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cape Cod stories : tales from Cape Cod, Nantucket, and Martha's Vineyard ( Book )
3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
White rabbit : a psychedelic reader ( Book )
3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Miller, John.
Miller, John Eric, 1959-
Languages
English (66)
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