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Chamberlain, Richard 1935-

Overview
Works: 398 works in 983 publications in 9 languages and 21,338 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Biography  Television adaptations  Juvenile works  Fiction  Music  Musical settings  Television plays 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Vocalist, Singer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Richard Chamberlain
The thorn birds by Stan Marguiles ( Visual )
27 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The epic story of a priest torn between God and human passion and a beautiful girl desiring only what she cannot have, spanning five decades of ambition, fear, longing and revenge, and set against the vast horizons of Australia's Outback
Japan memoirs of a secret empire by Joan Owens-Meyerson ( Visual )
27 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 1,345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explores the period between the 16th and 19th centuries in Japan by examining the lives of shoguns, samurais, geishas, and the very few westerners allowed into Japan . Japan was then a world unto itself, closed to outsiders, and ruled by shoguns with absolute control. During this period, Japan transitioned from chaos and violence to a land of ritual refinement and peace
James Clavell's shōgun by Jerry London ( Visual )
29 editions published between 1980 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 1,003 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John Blackthorne is a ship-wrecked English navigator who becomes both an observer and a participant in historic changes in Japan during the Tokugawa, or, Edo period. Toranaga is a feuding warlord vying to become the supreme military dictator, or shōgun. Blackthorne is drawn into the turmoil and becomes determined to be the first foreigner to become a samurai warrior
William Shakespeare's Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in English and held by 963 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Film adaptation of Shakespeare's play depicting the successful conspiracy to assassinate the Roman emperor, Julius Caesar
The last wave by Peter Weir ( Visual )
27 editions published between 1977 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 910 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of a lawyer defending a group of aboriginals accused of murder. The lawyer feels the pull of magic forces beneath the surface of civilization
James A. Michener's Centennial ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 731 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Relives the grand hopes, dreams, loves, and adventures of generations of residents in Centennial, Colorado-- from their risky attempts to establish a settlement in 1795 through the politics and power plays of the 20th century. Begins with French and Scottish trappers interacting with Native Americans and follows the increasing conflicts as more permanent settlers arrive. Shows how the town of Centennial is founded by the young Mennonite Levi Zendt and his bride-to-be. Looks at the effects of the American Civil War on the settlement and the disputes between cattle ranchers and farmers. Shows the plight of Mexican residents who find their rights threatened by a real estate tycoon from back East. Examines more recent dirty politics as two contestants face off over the future of the town and its dwindling natural resources
The Count of Monte Cristo by David Greene ( Visual )
25 editions published between 1975 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Edmond Dantes, unjustly imprisoned on the eve of his wedding by a rival suitor and his accomplices, escapes after 14 years, uncovers the hidden Monte Cristo treasure described a fellow prisoner, and, as the mysterious count, exacts his revenge
The towering inferno by John Guillermin ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1974 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On the night of the dedication ceremony of the world's tallest skyscraper, a raging blaze breaks out, threatening the party-goers
The portrait of a lady by Jane Campion ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1967 and 2012 in English and Japanese and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Story of a spirited American girl, reared in England by her aunt, determined to live her life to the fullest
The man in the iron mask ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Twin boys are separated at birth, one to become King of France, the other hidden away. Years later, when the face of the hidden youth is recognized, his head is locked into an iron mask, never to be seen again. He is rescued in a scheme by men who wish him to replace his brother, who has become a weak and ineffectual king
The perfect family ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A meddling matriarch determined to rein her husband and two grown children into her image of what the 'perfect family' should be. When her son and daughter choose to march to the beat of their own drum, the fur begins to fly
Blackbeard ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the Golden Age of Piracy, during the 18th century, Blackbeard stood out among the many lawless rogues as the most fearsome and notorious seafarer of them all. He killed for the reputation, and his reputation is now legend. The true story of pirate Edward Teach - Blackbeard, the man who terrorized the seas
Haleakala how Maui snared the sun ; Prairie light : three Texas watercolors of Georgia O'Keeffe ; Concerto for clarinet and orchestra by Dan Welcher ( )
5 editions published between 1992 and 2006 in English and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The good doctor by Neil Simon ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1974 and 2002 in English and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A presentation of Neil Simon's broadway hit based on Chekhov's early short stories which so eloquently capture the comic and serious sides of the 19th century Russian bourgeoisie
The Bourne identity by Robert Ludlum ( Visual )
7 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
He goes by the name of Jason Bourne, but he doesn't know who he really is, nor why he is so good at killing with cold-blooded efficiency, but he does know that some people will do anything to gun him down before he uncovers the mystery of his identity
The four musketeers by Richard Lester ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1974 and 2010 in English and Venda and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The young ambitious D'Artagnan arrives aspiring to join the Musketeers, proves he is worthy, and with the others helps save the honor of their Queen
Petulia ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1968 and 2008 in English and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An unhappily married socialite woman is trying to get through to a recently divorced doctor, who in his own words just wants to feel something
The three musketeers The four musketeers ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The young D'Artagnan joins the Three Musketeers in Paris who then go off to England to save the honor of their Queen
The three musketeers by Richard Lester ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1973 and 1999 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The young ambitious D'Artagnan arrives aspiring to join the Musketeers, proves he is worthy, and with the others helps save the honor of their Queen
The last of the belles ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1973 and 2008 in English and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This highly acclaimed biographical drama blends in glimpses of F. Scott Fitzgerald's real life with his wife Zelda in the early 1920s, and also his days as a soldier, with dramatized scenes from his short story "The Last of the Belles."
 
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Alternative Names
Chamberlain, George Richard, 1935-
RICHARD CHAMBERLAIN VA
Languages
English (287)
Spanish (10)
French (5)
German (4)
Venda (2)
Japanese (1)
Chinese (1)
Multiple languages (1)
Russian (1)
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