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Gillies, Midge 1962-

Overview
Works: 15 works in 50 publications in 4 languages and 1,435 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Personal narratives‡vBritish  Handbooks, manuals, etc  Personal narratives 
Roles: Author
Classifications: D805.A2, 808.06665
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Midge Gillies
The barbed-wire university : the real lives of Allied prisoners of war in the Second World War by Midge Gillies( Book )
11 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This extraordinary social history will redefine our picture of the POW camps and leave us with renewed admiration for the initiative, creativity and fortitude of men in wartime captivity, men whose whole lives and post-war careers were transformed by their time as POWs
Business writing : the essential guide to thinking and working smarter by Midge Gillies( Book )
9 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Waiting for Hitler : voices from Britain on the brink of invasion by Midge Gillies( Book )
6 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
World history: Second World War
Amy Johnson by Midge Gillies( Book )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Marie Lloyd : the one and only by Midge Gillies( Book )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"More than three-quarters of a century after a crowd of 100,000 people jammed the streets of north London to pay their respects at her funeral, Marie Lloyd remains a potent icon of twentieth-century popular culture." "This new and definitive account of her turbulent and poignant life draws on a mass of previously unmined sources to paint a graphic and moving picture of a woman whose 'capacity for expressing the soul of the poeople', according to T.S. Eliot, 'made Marie Lloyd unique'." "In more common parlance, she was 'The One and Only'."--BOOK JACKET
Writing lives : literary biography by Midge Gillies( Book )
6 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Critical introductions to a range of literary topics and genres. Writing Lives takes as its focus life writing, both autobiography and biography, discussing these genres specifically within the contexts of the lives and literary careers of writers, past and present. In addition to exploring the key characteristics of life writing, the book also examines the relationship between the lives of authors and the influence of these lives both on their own writing and on the reception of their work by contemporary and later readers. The book traces the origins of literary biography from its early roots to its position as a best-selling genre in its own right
Amy Johnson : queen of the air by Midge Gillies( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The wedding book by Midge Gillies( Book )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Arvon book of literary non-fiction writing by Sally Cline( Book )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Written by tutors from the Arvon Foundation, the prestigious professional writing course, and with contributions from over 20 leading writers, The Arvon Book of Literary Non-Fiction offers new insight into the critical impact and nature of, this evolving genre, adding to the ongoing debate and offering valuable instruction to authors
The barbed-wire university : the social life of the prisoner-of-war camp by Midge Gillies( Book )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Voices from Britain on the brink of invasion by Midge Gillies( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A brilliant evocation by an acclaimed historical biographer of what it was really like to live in a Britain in the shadow of Nazi invasion
Writing by Midge Gillies( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Memoir and biographies ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
<> by Midge Gillies( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in Hebrew and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Ketivah ʻisḳit : ha-madrikh la-ḥashivah ṿa-ʻavodah... by Midge Gillies( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in Hebrew and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Languages
English (45)
Chinese (2)
Hebrew (2)
German (1)
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