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Strauss, John

Works: 13 works in 46 publications in 3 languages and 1,935 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Romantic comedy films  Biographical films  Historical films  Musical films  Comedy films  Sophisticated comedy films  Handbooks and manuals  Film adaptations  Melodramas (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Composer, Editor, Performer, Conductor, Musician
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by John Strauss
Handbook of development economics by Hollis Burnley Chenery( Book )

5 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 709 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For this Handbook authors known to have different views regarding the nature of development economics have been selected. The Handbook is organised around the implications of different sets of assumptions and their associated research programs. It is divided into three volumes, each with three parts which focus on the broad processes of development. In Volume 2 the emphasis shifts towards policy issues. Techniques of resource allocation and policy planning at both macro and micro levels are discussed in the first part of this volume. The changing international economy within which national development takes place is an important aspect and this is dealt with in the middle section of the book. The role of the state is at least as important in the early stages of development as it is later on, and included in the last section of the Handbook is a comparison of the experience of countries pursuing different development strategies and draws lessons for policy
Valmont by Miloš Forman( Visual )

2 editions published between 1989 and 2002 in English and held by 360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this version of the 18th-century French novel 'Les Liaisons Dangereuses, ' Colin Firth plays the handsome Valmont, who takes on a devious Countess' bet that he can get the virtuous wife of an older gentleman to have sex with him. He wins the bet, but inadvertently falls in love with his conquest
Mikey and Nicky by Elaine May( Visual )

11 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nicky, a small-time hood, is in big trouble. He's stolen syndicate money and the local czar has put a contract out on him. Over beers, Nicky pleads with Mikey, his lifelong friend for help. Will he make airline arrangements for him and help him escape? Does Mikey hang on to the comfortable niche in life the mob has given him, or does he rescue his lowlife, but lifelong friend Nicky?
Peter Shaffer's Amadeus( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Views the life and music of Austrian composer Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart through the memories of an envious rival, Antonio Salieri
Impromptu by James Lapine( Visual )

8 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George Sands was perhaps the most celebrated novelist of the early nineteenth century and it most notorious Bohemian, better known in her own day that even Charles Dickens. Frederic Chopin was among the greatest musicians of his age. A prodigy who rapidly gained a legendary reputataion all over Europe as both a pianist and a composer. IMPROMPTU is the comic and tender tale of how George Sands and Chopin met; of how Sands recklessly pursued Chopin; how Chopin resisted Sands' advances
Quartett in Es-Dur für Violine, Viola, Violoncello und Klavier, op. 40/1 by Johann Baptist Vanhal( )

6 editions published in 2002 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quartett in B-Dur : für Violine, Viola, Violoncello und Klavier, op. 40/III by Johann Baptist Vanhal( )

4 editions published in 2005 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kantaten by Dietrich Buxtehude( Recording )

1 edition published in 1966 in German and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme: Kantate BuxWV 101 / Jesu, meine Freude: Kantate BuxWV 60 / Cantate Domino: Kantate BuxWV 12 / Lauda Sion Salvatorem: Kantate BuxWV 68 / Mit Fried und Freud fahr ich dahin: Kantate BuxWV 76 / Befiehl dem Engel dass er komm: Kantate BuxWV 10
Four Weddings and a Funeral by Mike Newell( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Impromptu: Bohemian author and provocateur George Sand is setting Pariz ablaze by wearing men's clothing and taking a long line of lovers. But when she first hears the heavenly music of Frederic Chopin, she vows to stop at nothing -- including transforming herself -- to capture the heart of the fragile, shy and painfully straightlaced composer
Quartett in G-Dur für Violine, Viola, Violoncello und Klavier, op. 40/II by Johann Baptist Vanhal( )

2 editions published in 2003 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cantatas [and other works] by Dietrich Buxtehude( Recording )

in German and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alles, was ihr tut by Dietrich Buxtehude( Recording )

in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Alles, was ihr tut: Kantate BuxWV 4 / Gott, hilf mir: Kantate BuxWV 34 / Fürwahr, er trug unsere Krankheit: Kantate BuxWV 31 / Das neugeborne Kindelein: Kantate BuxWV 13
Four weddings and a funeral by Richard Curtis( Visual )

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

Four weddings and a funeral: Handsome Londoner just can't get himself to commit. The more he sees his mates tie the knot, the less he wants to be roped in himself. But all of that changes when he meets a free-spirited American named Carrie. Charles begins to pursue her, only to find that she, too, is ready to take the plunge -- with someone else!
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Handbook of development economics
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German (4)

French (2)