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Great reading from Life : a treasury of the best stories and articles

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Great reading from Life : a treasury of the best stories and articles
Title
Great reading from Life
Title remainder
a treasury of the best stories and articles
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Life (Chicago, Ill.)
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS536
LC item number
.L47
Literary form
non fiction
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  • American literature
  • English literature
  • United States
Label
Great reading from Life : a treasury of the best stories and articles
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The old man and the sea / Ernest Hemingway -- The conquest of Mt. Everest / Sir Edmund Hillary -- Parachuting for fun / Loudon Wainwright -- What it's like to fly into space / Warren R. Young -- Once aboard the "Reluctant" / Thomas Heggen -- Mr. Blandings builds his dream house / Eric Hodgins -- A nice little bank to rob / Evan McLeod Wylie -- How success ruined a would-be bum / Edmund G. Love -- A treasury of eccentrics / Nigel Dennis -- "Let your kids alone" / Robert Paul Smith -- The 'clan" is the most / Paul O'Neil -- You too, can own a race horse / Ernest Havemann -- The scary, sappy life of ski maniacs / Marshall Smith -- The magic of Toscanini / Winthrop Sargent -- Eugene O'Neill comes back to Broadway /Tom Prideaux -- The dark wine of genius / Robert Coughlan -- The art of El Greco / Aldous Huxley -- The private world of William Faulkner / Robert Coughlan -- The American century / Henry R. Luce -- Russia by thirds / A Life editorial -- A week of shock and decision / Life's editorial staff -- The end of a dark age in Russia / Whittaker Chambers -- The educated man / Jacques Barzun -- A divided south searches its soul / Robert Penn Warren -- Woman, love and God / A Life editorial -- The Arab world's angry nationalism / Keith Wheeler -- Lead-or get left behind / John F. Kennedy -- Euphoria and the Scythians / A Life editorial -- The Supreme Court at the crossroads / John Osborne -- American drama in a tragic age / Life editorials -- The rise and decline of Mussolini / G. A. Borgese -- Josephy Stalin: an appraisal / Leon Trotsky -- The Battle of Britain / Winston S. Churchill -- Crusade in Europe / Dwight D. Eisenhower -- Bitterness on the road to victory / Field Marshal Montgomery -- The last days of Hitler / H. R. Trevor-Roper -- The Roosevelt legend / Hamilton Basso -- The war MacArthur was not allowed to win / Major General Courtney Whitney -- An appreciation of John Foster Dulles / Richard M. Nixon -- The silence of the sea / Vercors -- A case of identity / Herbert Brean
  • A stricken man and his heart / Robert Wallace -- An agonizing odyssey of love / William Brinkley -- The brutal tale of a teen-age gang leader / as told to Ira Henry Freeman -- The last days of Anne Frank / Ernst Schnabel -- A famous lady's indomitable fight / Margaret Bourke-White -- The Norman conquest / Winston S. Churchill -- Maine winter / Robert P. Tristram Coffin -- Italy's myth of America / Carlo Levi -- Comedy's greatest era / James Agee -- The fateful onslaught of the storm / Alan Moorehead -- The quiet death of an American era / Bruce Catton -- The meaning of the west / A. B. Guthrie Jr. -- What the Jews believe / Rabbi Philip S. Berstein -- The onward march of Christian faith / Paul Hutchinson -- The Papacy's awesome task / Emmet John Hughes -- The world, the flesh and the devil / John K. Jessup -- Europe in the spring / Clare Booth Luce -- America goes to war / Life's editorial staff -- Torpedo squadron 8 goes into action / Sidley L. James -- "All hands, air raid! This is no drill!" / Walter Lord -- The big days in Normandy / Charles C. Wertenbaker -- The defeated land / Sidney Olson -- Joe is home now / John Hersey -- The atom bomb and future war / Hanson W. Baldwin -- The brave men of no name ridge / James Bell -- What Korea was really like / Lt. John W. Harper, USMCR -- The earth is born / Lincoln Barnett -- The edge of the sea / Rachel Carson -- The starry universe / Lincoln Barnett
Control code
269899
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
1st ed..
Extent
775 pages
Lccn
60010411
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)1153790
Label
Great reading from Life : a treasury of the best stories and articles
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The old man and the sea / Ernest Hemingway -- The conquest of Mt. Everest / Sir Edmund Hillary -- Parachuting for fun / Loudon Wainwright -- What it's like to fly into space / Warren R. Young -- Once aboard the "Reluctant" / Thomas Heggen -- Mr. Blandings builds his dream house / Eric Hodgins -- A nice little bank to rob / Evan McLeod Wylie -- How success ruined a would-be bum / Edmund G. Love -- A treasury of eccentrics / Nigel Dennis -- "Let your kids alone" / Robert Paul Smith -- The 'clan" is the most / Paul O'Neil -- You too, can own a race horse / Ernest Havemann -- The scary, sappy life of ski maniacs / Marshall Smith -- The magic of Toscanini / Winthrop Sargent -- Eugene O'Neill comes back to Broadway /Tom Prideaux -- The dark wine of genius / Robert Coughlan -- The art of El Greco / Aldous Huxley -- The private world of William Faulkner / Robert Coughlan -- The American century / Henry R. Luce -- Russia by thirds / A Life editorial -- A week of shock and decision / Life's editorial staff -- The end of a dark age in Russia / Whittaker Chambers -- The educated man / Jacques Barzun -- A divided south searches its soul / Robert Penn Warren -- Woman, love and God / A Life editorial -- The Arab world's angry nationalism / Keith Wheeler -- Lead-or get left behind / John F. Kennedy -- Euphoria and the Scythians / A Life editorial -- The Supreme Court at the crossroads / John Osborne -- American drama in a tragic age / Life editorials -- The rise and decline of Mussolini / G. A. Borgese -- Josephy Stalin: an appraisal / Leon Trotsky -- The Battle of Britain / Winston S. Churchill -- Crusade in Europe / Dwight D. Eisenhower -- Bitterness on the road to victory / Field Marshal Montgomery -- The last days of Hitler / H. R. Trevor-Roper -- The Roosevelt legend / Hamilton Basso -- The war MacArthur was not allowed to win / Major General Courtney Whitney -- An appreciation of John Foster Dulles / Richard M. Nixon -- The silence of the sea / Vercors -- A case of identity / Herbert Brean
  • A stricken man and his heart / Robert Wallace -- An agonizing odyssey of love / William Brinkley -- The brutal tale of a teen-age gang leader / as told to Ira Henry Freeman -- The last days of Anne Frank / Ernst Schnabel -- A famous lady's indomitable fight / Margaret Bourke-White -- The Norman conquest / Winston S. Churchill -- Maine winter / Robert P. Tristram Coffin -- Italy's myth of America / Carlo Levi -- Comedy's greatest era / James Agee -- The fateful onslaught of the storm / Alan Moorehead -- The quiet death of an American era / Bruce Catton -- The meaning of the west / A. B. Guthrie Jr. -- What the Jews believe / Rabbi Philip S. Berstein -- The onward march of Christian faith / Paul Hutchinson -- The Papacy's awesome task / Emmet John Hughes -- The world, the flesh and the devil / John K. Jessup -- Europe in the spring / Clare Booth Luce -- America goes to war / Life's editorial staff -- Torpedo squadron 8 goes into action / Sidley L. James -- "All hands, air raid! This is no drill!" / Walter Lord -- The big days in Normandy / Charles C. Wertenbaker -- The defeated land / Sidney Olson -- Joe is home now / John Hersey -- The atom bomb and future war / Hanson W. Baldwin -- The brave men of no name ridge / James Bell -- What Korea was really like / Lt. John W. Harper, USMCR -- The earth is born / Lincoln Barnett -- The edge of the sea / Rachel Carson -- The starry universe / Lincoln Barnett
Control code
269899
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
1st ed..
Extent
775 pages
Lccn
60010411
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)1153790

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