WorldCat Identities

George, Peter 1924-1966

Overview
Works: 74 works in 295 publications in 10 languages and 5,102 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Dark comedy films  Parody films  Satirical films  Fiction  Satire  Science fiction  War films 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Bibliographic antecedent, Scenarist, Adapter, Originator, Conceptor, Photographer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Peter George
Dr. Strangelove, or, How I learned to stop worrying and love the bomb by Stanley Kubrick( Visual )

56 editions published between 1963 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,908 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this dark comedy, chaos erupts when a general orders an attack on the Russians, which subsequently will trigger the Russian "Doomsday Device." The President and his aides struggle to find a way to stop the impending doom
Dr. Strangelove : or, How I learned to stop worrying and love the bomb : a novel by Peter George( Book )

52 editions published between 1963 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A satire in which the President and his military advisers struggle ineptly to avert a holocaust after a psychotic Air Force general launches a nuclear attack on the Soviet Union because he fears the Russians are poisoning the water supply in the United States." -- Conteneur
Dr. Strangelove : or, How I learned to stop worrying and love the bomb( Visual )

22 editions published between 1964 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of paranoia-inspired, war-happy generals manage to initiate an "accidential" nuclear apocalypse. Joint Chief of Staff "Buck" Turgidson and Air Force Strategic Commander Jack Ripper, order a bomber squadron to attack the USSR. This triggers a Soviet secret weapon called the 'Doomsday Machine.' The weapon is a diabolical retaliatory missile system. In an attempt to advert this catastrophe, British Captain Lionel Mandrake becomes the only person with access to Gen. Ripper. U.S. President Muffley, whose best attempt at diverting this disaster depends on convincing a boozed-up Soviet Premier it's all a silly mistake. Advising the president is Dr. Strangelove, a demented ex-Nazi scientist
Commander-1 by Peter George( Book )

12 editions published between 1965 and 1966 in 4 languages and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Strangelove : or, how I learned to stop worrying and love the bomb( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this dark comedy, chaos erupts when a general orders an attack on the Russians, which subsequently will trigger the Russian "Doomsday Device." The President, his aides and the Pentagon struggle to find a way to stop the impending doom
Dr. Strangelove by Peter George( Book )

16 editions published between 1964 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A satiric tragicomedy about the Cold War and how military bureaucracy warmed it up
Nathaniel Hawthorne's Young Goodman Brown( Visual )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adaptation of Nathaniel Hawthorne's classic tale, shot on location in historic Salem. Captures the mystery and the menace of the primordial forest and the terrifying drama of a witches' sabbath. After the film the filmmakers discuss the context of the story
Nathaniel Hawthorne's Young Goodman Brown by Nathaniel Hawthorne( Visual )

3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adaptation of Nathaniel Hawthorne's classic tale, shot on location in historic Salem. Captures the mystery and the menace of the primordial forest and the terrifying drama of a witches' sabbath. After the film the filmmakers discuss the context of the story
Dr Strangelove, or how I learned to stop worrying and love the bomb = Dr Folamour by Stanley Kubrick( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Extrait du résumé figurant sur la jaquette : Devenu fou, le général américain Ripper décide de son propre chef d'envoyer des avions nucléaires bombarder l'U.R.S.S
Red alert by Peter George( Book )

4 editions published between 1958 and 2005 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Strangelove or : how I learned to stop worrying and love the bomb( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this dark comedy, chaos erupts when a general orders an attack on the Russians, which subsequently will trigger the Russian "Doomsday Device." The President and his aides struggle to find a way to stop the impending doom
The final steal by Peter George( Book )

9 editions published between 1961 and 1966 in English and Spanish and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Doctor Strangelove, or, How I learned to stop worrying and love the bomb by Peter George( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Strangelove by Stanley Kubrick( Visual )

6 editions published between 1993 and 2001 in 4 languages and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'Black comedy' over de koude oorlog, met Sellers in een drie-dubbele rol
Il dottor Stranamore, ovvero, Come imparai a non preoccuparmi e ad amare la bomba( Visual )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in Multiple languages and Italian and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Il generale Ripper, convinto che esista un complotto comunista per conquistare il mondo libero, ordina un attacco di bombardieri atomici B52 sull'Unione Sovietica. Il Presidente degli Stati Uniti cerca di rimediare coinvolgendo anche l'ambasciatore sovietico, ma sarà tutto inutile: un aereo non obbedirà all'ordine di rientrare e, a cavalcioni di una bomba il pilota T.J. King Kong scenderà sulsuo obiettivo. (Mereghetti)
Dr. Seltsam Oder: wie ich lernte, die Bombe zu lieben( Visual )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in German and Ndonga and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two hours to doom, a novel of suspense by Peter George( Book )

2 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pattern of death by Peter George( Book )

2 editions published between 1954 and 2015 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teléfono rojo, ¡volamos hacia Moscú! Dr. Strangelove or, How I learned to stop worrying and love the bomb( Visual )

7 editions published between 1986 and 2001 in Spanish and English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Convencido de que los comunistas están contaminando a la nación americana, un general ordena, en un acceso de locura, un ataque aéreo nuclear por sorpresa sobre la Unión Soviética. Su ayudante, el capitán Mandrake, trata de averiguar el código para detener el bombardeo. Para solucionar el problema, el presidente de EE. UU. se comunica con Moscú para convencer al dirigente soviético de que el ataque es un estúpido error. Mientras tanto, el asesor del presiente, un antiguo científico nazi, el Dr. Strangelove, confirma la existencia de la "Máquina del Juicio Final", un dispositivo de represalia soviético capaz de acabar con la humanidad para siempre
Come blonde, came murder by Peter George( Book )

3 editions published in 1952 in English and Undetermined and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Dr. Strangelove, or, How I learned to stop worrying and love the bomb
Alternative Names

controlled identityBryant, Peter, 1924-1966

controlled identityPeters, Bryan, 1924-1966

George, Peter Bryan 1924-1966

Peter George britischer Autor

Peter George Brits schrijver (1924-1966)

Peter George écrivain britannique

Джордж, Питер

ג'ורג', פיטר 1924-1966

ג'ורג', פיטר, סופר בריטי

پیتر جرج نویسنده بریتانیایی

ジョージ, ピーター

ピーター・ジョージ

彼得·乔治

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Dr. Strangelove : or, How I learned to stop worrying and love the bomb : a novelDr. Strangelove : or, How I learned to stop worrying and love the bombRed alertDoctor Strangelove, or, How I learned to stop worrying and love the bomb