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Puzo, Mario 1920-1999

Overview
Works: 776 works in 4,200 publications in 37 languages and 61,327 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Gangster films  Film adaptations  History  Domestic fiction  Superhero films  Action and adventure films  Crime films  Suspense fiction 
Roles: Author, Creator, Author of screenplay, Bibliographic antecedent, Scenarist, Conceptor, Narrator, Other, Composer, Recipient, Contributor
Classifications: PS3566.U9, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Mario Puzo
 
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Most widely held works by Mario Puzo
The godfather by Mario Puzo( Book )

711 editions published between 1968 and 2016 in 30 languages and held by 7,113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Novel delves into the operation of the Cosa Nostre by focusing on Mafia leader Vito Corleone and his underworld domain
Mario Puzo's The godfather by Francis Ford Coppola( Visual )

333 editions published between 1972 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 6,823 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Corleone Family nearly falls from power in America but rises to observe the passage of rites from father to son. There is a balance between family life and the ugly business of crime in which they are engaged
Omerta by Mario Puzo( Book )

161 editions published between 2000 and 2016 in 23 languages and held by 4,029 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Don Raymonde Aprile, an old-school Mafia leader who has retired, is killed, it is not his children, who were kept strictly away from their father's business, who seek to avenge him, but his Sicilian-born ward, Astorre, the son of an even greater Mafia chieftain
The Sicilian : a novel by Mario Puzo( Book )

187 editions published between 1981 and 2015 in 18 languages and held by 3,957 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After his three-year exile in Sicily, Michael Corleone is charged to return to America with Salvatore Giuliano, a young Sicilian bandit whose activities have angered the head of the Sicilian Mafia
The last don by Mario Puzo( Book )

119 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in 10 languages and held by 3,508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Mafia moves into the world of films. The protagonist is Dominico Clericuzio, an aging mobster involved in gambling. He decides to extend his empire into Hollywood to provide a more secure future for his family. By the author of The Godfather
The fourth K : a novel by Mario Puzo( Book )

112 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in 13 languages and held by 2,946 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a terrorist targets his daughter, President Francis Xavier Kennedy responds with bloody decision
The family : a novel by Mario Puzo( Book )

66 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 2,926 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rodrigo Borgia, Pope Alexander VI, and his children are at the center of the passions and intrigue that swirls around fifteenth-century Rome
Fools die : a novel by Mario Puzo( Book )

132 editions published between 1978 and 2015 in 12 languages and held by 2,640 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Merlyn, a famous writer, is addicted to Las Vegas Casinos and the delights of Hollywood
The fortunate pilgrim by Mario Puzo( Book )

198 editions published between 1964 and 2017 in 17 languages and held by 2,623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lucia Santa, an Italian immigrant living in Hell's Kitchen, struggles to keep her family together as the new country draws her children down different paths
The godfather returns by Mark Winegardner( Book )

14 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 2,366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sequel to Mario Puzo's novel, "The Godfather," continues the saga of the Corleone family, beginning in 1955 and recounting the events that occurred between the end of the original novel and the episodes chronicled in Coppola's movie sequels
Superman by Richard Donner( Visual )

85 editions published between 1978 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 2,053 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As an infant, Superman is sent to earth from the doomed planet Krypton. The child grows up on a farm, becomes a city reporter and begins to use his super powers to thwart evil
The godfather's revenge by Mark Winegardner( Book )

15 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,629 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this third and concluding novel in the saga that began with Mario Puzo's The godfather, the lives of five powerful men--crime boss Michael Corleone, former caporegime Nick Geraci, U.S. Attorney General Daniel Brendan Shea, the capo of the New Orleans syndicate Carlo Tramonti, and the Irish consigliere Tom Hagen--collide, culminating in a tragedy of historic proportions
The godfather by Mario Puzo( Recording )

67 editions published between 1969 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The leader, Vito Corleone, is the Godfather. He is a benevolent despot who stops at nothing to gain and hold power. His command post is a fortress on Long Island from which he presides over a vast underground empire that includes the rackets, gambling, bookmaking, and unions. His influence runs through all levels of American society, from the cop on the beat to the nation's mighty
Superman II by Richard Lester( Visual )

52 editions published between 1980 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This epic takes up where Superman, the movie leaves off. Superman deals witha trio of villains whose powers rival Superman's own
The family by Mario Puzo( Recording )

27 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 956 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the 15th century, the Vatican is corrupt, secretive, and political. Rodrigo Borgia, who becomes Pope Alexander VI through sheer bribery, stands at its center. A worldly pope, his lustful appetites are matched only by his love for his children, sons and daughters including the beautiful Lucrezia and the handsome warrior Ceasare."--Page [4] of cover.--
The dark arena by Mario Puzo( Book )

88 editions published between 1955 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 812 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"After coming home at the end of World War II, Walter Mosca finds himself too restless for his civilian role in America. So he returns to Germany to find the woman he had once loved?and to start some kind of life in a vanquished country. But ahead of Walter stretches a dark landscape of defeat and intrigue, as he succumbs to the corrupting influences of a malevolent time. Now he enters a different kind of war, one in which he must make a fateful decision?between love and ambition, passion and greed, life and death. . . . " -- from publisher's website
The Cotton Club by Francis Ford Coppola( Visual )

32 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 773 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Francis Ford Coppala's recreation of the passion and violence of the "jazz age" through the character of a trumpet player, Dixie Dwyer. Dwyer (Gere) was one of the few men who could walk the violent line between music and the mob. Then one night, in the Cotton Club, he discovers Vera Cicero (Lane) and suddenly his life becomes even hotter than his music
Omerta by Mario Puzo( Recording )

37 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 733 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Don Raymonde Aprile, an old-school Mafia leader who has retired, is killed, it is not his children, who were kept strictly away from their father's business, who seek to avenge him, but his Sicilian-born ward, Astorre, the son of an even greater Mafia chieftain
Superman by Richard Donner( Visual )

27 editions published between 1982 and 2016 in English and French and held by 576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Superman is sent from the doomed planet Krypton to refuge on earth where while growing to manhood he learns he has super-powers he must hide from the ordinary mortals around him. And so, he disguises himself as Clark Kent, the mild-mannered reporter for the Daily Planet
Inside Las Vegas by Mario Puzo( Book )

11 editions published between 1977 and 1979 in 4 languages and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names

controlled identityCleri, Mario, 1920-1999

Cleri, Mario.

Cleri, Mario 1920-1999

Mario Pjuzo

Mario Puzo Amerikaans auteur

Mario Puzo pisarz amerykański

Mario Puzo scrittore e sceneggiatore statunitense

Mario Puzo US-amerikanischer Krimi-Schriftsteller

Mario Pyuzo

Marius Puzo

Pʹi︠u︡zo, Mario 1920-1999

Pʹjuzo, M. 1920-1999

Pʹjuzo, Mario 1920-1999

Puco, Mario, 1920-1999

Puzo M. 1920-1999

Puzo, Mário

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Μάριο Πούτζο

Марио Пузо

Марыё П’юза

Маріо П'юзо

Пьюзо М. 1920-1999

Пьюзо, Марио

Пьюзо, Марио 1920-1999

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プーズォ, マリオ

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マリオ・プーゾ

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Mario Puzo's The godfatherOmertaThe Sicilian : a novelThe last donThe fourth K : a novelThe family : a novelFools die : a novelThe fortunate pilgrim