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Wouk, Herman 1915-

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The Caine mutiny : a novel of World War II by Herman Wouk( Book )

359 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in 11 languages and held by 6,718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a modern-day mutiny aboard a U.S. naval vessel
The winds of war by Herman Wouk( Book )

223 editions published between 1915 and 2013 in 12 languages and held by 5,509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As the war escalates in Europe, the Henry clan, a family of American naval heroes, finds itself drawn into the center of the conflict and must send its patriarch and several sons into the fray
War and remembrance : a novel by Herman Wouk( Book )

107 editions published between 1978 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 5,178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the Middle East, to Moscow, to Hitler's death camps, the members of the Henry family face grave danger as they fight in the Second World War
Marjorie Morningstar by Herman Wouk( Book )

127 editions published between 1935 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 3,857 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marjorie, an aspiring young actress with romantic dreams, finds happiness in her middleclass fate after frustrating ambitions and a disillusioning love affair
Inside, outside : a novel by Herman Wouk( Book )

39 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 3,240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This evocative portrait of the American Jewish experience illustrates the clash between the "Inside" of tradition and religion, and the "Outside" of the glittery American dream
The hope : a novel by Herman Wouk( Book )

39 editions published between 1973 and 2014 in English and Hebrew and held by 3,180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through the lives of three military families, Wouk shows the wars and conflicts that have defined Israel's existence. Chronicles their lives from the 1948 War of Independence to the Six-Day War of 1967
Don't stop the carnival by Herman Wouk( Book )

104 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in 10 languages and held by 2,608 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A successful Broadway publicity agent chucks it all to buy an old hotel on a tiny Caribbean island
The glory : a novel by Herman Wouk( Book )

43 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This sequel to The Hope continues the Jewish experience into the twentieth century including the Yom Kippur War, the Entebbe rescue, and the beginning of the peace process
Youngblood Hawke : a novel by Herman Wouk( Book )

86 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A roughhewn Kentucky egocentric wins international fame and fortune through his writing, though the other rewards of success seem to elude him
A hole in Texas : a novel by Herman Wouk( Book )

21 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Physicist Guy Carpenter finds his peaceful life with a prestigious career at NASA turned upside down by a Chinese scientific discovery that raises serious questions about possible military implications, an old love affair, and national security
The Caine mutiny court-martial : a play by Herman Wouk( Book )

43 editions published between 1954 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,092 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A combat-weary, paranoic Captain Queeg loses his nerve during a typhoon and is relieved of command by his first officer
This is my God by Herman Wouk( Book )

46 editions published between 1959 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 1,782 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to Jewish history, faith, customs, and law
City boy : the adventures of Herbie Bookbinder by Herman Wouk( Book )

91 editions published between 1948 and 2009 in 9 languages and held by 1,583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the fortunes and misfortunes of Herbie Bookbinder, an eleven-year-old who lives in the Bronx
Raintree County : ... which had no boundaries in time and space, where lurked musical and strange names and mythical and lost peoples, and which was itself only a name musical and strange by Ross Lockridge( )

6 editions published between 1947 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For the first time in paperback--the epic, great American novel about love, tragedy, and the American Dream. Told in a series of flashbacks, this is the story of John Wickliff Shawnessy, who grows up to be the epitome of Civil War-era America. Originally published in 1948
Aurora dawn, or, The true history of Andrew Reale : containing a faithful account of the great riot, together with the complete texts of Michael Wilde's oration and Father Stanfield's sermon by Herman Wouk( Book )

22 editions published between 1947 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A satire on the radio industry in general and on radio advertising in particular. Written in consciously dated style reminiscent of an 18th century novel
This is my God : the Jewish way of life by Herman Wouk( Book )

62 editions published between 1959 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers an explanation of orthodox Judaism for the non-scholar, discussing the survival of the Jews, the faith, the sabbath, festivals, holy days, prayers and the synagogue, symbols, love and marriage, death, and other topics
The will to live on : this is our heritage by Herman Wouk( Book )

20 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and held by 1,101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With his aim "to break through the crust of prejudice, to reawaken clearheaded thought about the ... Jewish patrimony, and to convey a message of hope for Jewish survival ... [the author] examines the changes affecting the Jewish world, especially the troubled wonder of Israel, and the remarkable, though dwindling, American Jewry."--Jacket
The language God talks : on science and religion by Herman Wouk( Book )

11 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 974 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"More years ago than I care to reckon up, I met Richard Feynman." So begins the author's work on navigating the divide between science and religion. Told by Feynman that he must first learn "the language God talks", calculus, the author set in motion a lifelong inquiry. Here, in one compact volume, he draws on stories from his life as well as on key events from the 20th century to address the eternal questions of why we are here, what purpose faith serves, and how scientific fact fits into the picture. He relates wonderful conversations he's had with scientists such as Feynman, Murray Gell-Mann, Freeman Dyson, and Steven Weinberg, and brings to life such pivotal moments as the 1969 moon landing and the Challenger space shuttle disaster. --From publisher description
Scenes for student actors; dramatic selections from new plays by Frances Cosgrove( Book )

in English and held by 793 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fred Allen's letters by Fred Allen( Book )

1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fred Allen, vaudevillian and radio star of the 1930s and 40s was a unique talent whose humor pleased a vast audience-- from housewives and traveling salesmen to university professors who compared his satire to that of Jonathan Swift and Mark Twain--one of America's most admired comedians, one of radio's most frequently censored, and a master ad-libber whose style and substance influenced fellow comics. Allen was a dedicated correspondent, typing his letters out with two fingers on his portable typewriter, and the recipients were so delighted that a great many were carefully saved. When his widow, Portland Hoffa, appealed for contributions, thousands appeared from attics and cellars nation wide. Allen's letters are presented with as few explanatory footnotes and editor's comments as possible
 
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War and remembrance : a novel
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The winds of warWar and remembrance : a novelMarjorie MorningstarInside, outside : a novelThe hope : a novelDon't stop the carnivalThe glory : a novelYoungblood Hawke : a novel
Alternative Names
Herman Vouk

Herman Wouk Amerikaans schrijver

Herman Wouk amerikansk författare och manusförfattare

Herman Wouk Amerikansk skribent og manusforfattar

Herman Wouk Amerikansk skribent og manusforfatter

Herman Wouk amerikansk skribent og manuskriptforfatter

Herman Wouk écrivain américain

Herman Wouk scrittore statunitense

Herman Wouk US-amerikanischer Autor

Hermannus Wouk

Vouk, Herman

Vuk, German 1915-

Ṿuḳ, Herman 1915-

Woke, He'erman 1915-

Wook, Herman, 1915-

Wouk, H.

Wouk, H. 1915-

Wouk, Herman

Wouk, Hermann 1915-

Воук, Герман

Вук, Герман 1915-

Герман Воук

הערמאן וואק

הרמן ווק

וואק, הרמן 1915-

ווק, אברהם יצחק

ווק, הרמן

ווק, הרמן 1915־

ווק, הרמן בן אברהם יצחק

هرمان ووک فیلمنامه‌نویس و نویسنده آمریکایی

우크, 허만 1915-

워우크, 허먼 1915-

워크, 허먼 1915-

허먼 워크

ウォーク, ハーマン

ハーマン・ウォーク

ハーマン・ウォーク 1915-

沃克, 赫尔曼 1915-

赫尔曼·沃克

赫尔曼.沃克 1915-

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