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Williamson, David 1942 February 24-

Overview
Works: 191 works in 886 publications in 8 languages and 12,365 library holdings
Genres: Drama  War films  History  Historical films  Film adaptations  Military history  Documentary films  Sports films  Fiction  Animal films 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Narrator, Scenarist, Writer of accompanying material, Bibliographic antecedent, Interviewee, Performer, Adapter
Classifications: PR9619.3.W58, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about David Williamson
 
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Gallipoli by Peter Weir( Visual )

102 editions published between 1981 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 2,031 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two friends are involved with the battle between Australia and the German-occupied Turks in this commentary on the wastes of war
The year of living dangerously by Peter Weir( Visual )

34 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guy Hamilton, an ambitious Australian reporter on his first overseas assignment, is befriended by a Eurasian cameraman, Billy Kwan, with connections in high places. Hamilton soon gains an entree to Indonesian Communist Party leaders, as well as insight into Jakarta's grim realities on the eve of a major political upheaval
The removalists by David Williamson( Book )

55 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young policeman's first day on duty becomes a violent and highly-charged initiation into law enforcement. Remarkable for its blend of boisterous humour and horrifying violence, the play has acquired a reputation as a classic statement on Australian authoritarianism and is a key work in the study of Australian drama
Don's party : a play by David Williamson( Book )

32 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set during an election night party, Don's guests pursue the rituals of courtship and sexual competitiveness as a means of coping with the insecurities of their own empty lives. This satire examines a society emerging from a generation of comfortable, conservative political and social values
The club by David Williamson( Book )

30 editions published between 1974 and 2013 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A play which looks at the power behind the big men of the sporting world.__
Emerald city by David Williamson( Book )

20 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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The department by David Williamson( Book )

22 editions published between 1974 and 2004 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Play about senior staff in a tertiary institution where a student newspaper report evokes heated discussion. The stage is set around a staff meeting when certain characters are controlled and trapped by the bureaucratic machinery
Phar Lap by Rocky Davis( Visual )

18 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Phar Lap the big bold chestnut reigned as king of the turf in the depression gripped Australia of the 1930s. From his humble beginnings the New Zealand bred horse raced on to become the hero of a nation
Money & friends by David Williamson( Book )

15 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter, a mathematician who is niceness itself, is in financial trouble because of his brother's bankruptcy. His neighbour Margaret decides that he needs help from his friends, who are all wealthy. A revealing clash between materialism and ideals
The perfectionist by David Williamson( Book )

14 editions published between 1982 and 2004 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Travelling north by David Williamson( Book )

18 editions published between 1978 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frank and Frances find new life in a twilight love affair, to the consternation of their conventional children - Their dream takes them north to the sun__
Dead white males by David Williamson( Book )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sydney Theatres and Festivals - Programs
Brilliant lies by David Williamson( Book )

10 editions published between 1993 and 2017 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Susie Connor says that from the moment she started working for him, her boss sexually harassed her. When she didn't submit to his advances, she was sacked. Now Susie wants $40,000 in compensation and she is not going to back down
Gallipoli by Jack Bennett( Book )

10 editions published between 1981 and 2006 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Press kit includes 1 pamphlet, 1 booklet and 10 photographs
The coming of Stork ; Jugglers three ; What if you died tomorrow : three plays by David Williamson( Book )

15 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sons of Cain by David Williamson( Book )

11 editions published between 1985 and 2004 in English and Italian and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David Williamson by David Williamson( Book )

9 editions published between 1840 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Heretic : based on the life of Derek Freeman by David Williamson( Book )

4 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A handful of friends by David Williamson( Book )

12 editions published between 1974 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The play is set in Australia, somewhere in the South in the present time and centres on a married couple, infidelity and friendship. Provides a commentary on urban life and middle age crises
Don's party by David Williamson( Visual )

5 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Don along with his wife Kath, invite their friends to watch the televised returns of Australia's general election. Anticipating an upset victory for the underdog Labor party, the guests embark on an early celebration. The drinks start flowing and fumbling conversations, flirting, and marital squabbles ensue in this drunken soul searching session"--Container
 
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The year of living dangerously
Alternative Names
David Williamson dramaturg australià

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Williamson, David Conway.

Williamson, David Keith

Williamson, David Keith 1942-

Дэвид Уильямсон

דיויד ויליאמסון מחזאי אוסטרלי

デイヴィッド・ウィリアムソン

大衛·威廉森

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The removalistsDon's party : a playThe clubEmerald cityThe departmentMoney & friendsThe perfectionistTravelling north