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Butler, David 1927-2006

Overview
Works: 62 works in 157 publications in 7 languages and 3,712 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Dictionaries  Television mini-series  Biographical television programs  Religious films  Bible films  Christian films  Television adaptations  Historical television programs  War television programs 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Other, Scenarist, Editor
Classifications: HG151, 791.4572
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by David Butler
The scarlet and the black by Jerry London( Visual )

13 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of Monsignor Hugh O'Flaherty, a Vatican official, who, under threat of death from the Gestapo, saved prisoners of war and others from the German forces occupying Rome during World War II
Disraeli( Visual )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Initially mocked and ridiculed at his attempt to rise within British government, Benjamin Disraeli used his fame as a writer of scandalous novels and his charm with influential women to make remarkable strides in Parliament. He eventually became the first and only Jewish-born Prime minister to serve in the history of Britain
The dictionary of finance by Eitan Avneyon( Book )

12 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and Russian and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Would you buy from a stag or a stale bull? Does a blue chip company issue a naked debenture? From dawn raid to liquidity trap, from Footsie to the Nikkei, Dictionary of Finance and Banking, Second Edition provides comprehensive coverage of financial matters that will make it an invaluable resource for anyone working in banking or finance. Completely updated with substantially expanded coverage of banking, it contains over 3,000 entries on every aspect of the financial world: insurance, stocks and shares, commodities, takeovers and mergers, international trade, and government finance." "The Dictionary also provides international coverage of the world's most important financial centers, including New York, London, Frankfurt, Tokyo, and Hong Kong. Prepared with the help of a team of experts from Lloyds Bank, this essential reference offers straightforward definitions of the latest financial jargon, making it the most inclusive paperback finance dictionary on the market. The lucid entries and in-depth coverage of personal finance - including investments, pensions, and taxes - also make the Dictionary of Finance and Banking ideal for investors, homeowners, and students."--Jacket
Edward the King( Visual )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Though he waited nearly 60 years to become king, and reigned for only nine, Edward VII changed the British monarchy forever. Derided by his mother, Queen Victoria, as frivolous and untrustworthy, Edward was in fact a skillful, determined diplomat who longed to be useful to his country. This miniseries dramatizes his life from frustrated prince and inveterate philanderer to loving father and respected statesman
Lillie( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portrays the acclaimed British actress and courtesan Lillie Langtry from the blush of youth to the blight of old age. At a time when society expected women to be docile and demure, Lillie posed for celebrity endorsements, conducted her own business affairs, and paid her first husband to keep his distance. Even more scandalously, she openly entertained a string of lovers among Europe's elite, including the very married Prince of Wales
Voyage of the damned the true story of survival by Stuart Rosenberg( Visual )

22 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Departing Hamburg in high spirits, 937 Jewish Germans have been offered safe haven in Havana, Cuba, in 1939. The passengers are looking forward to their new life. However, the whole voyage is actually a Nazi propaganda scheme and the passengers are never really intended to be allowed ashore once they reach their destination. After weeks of unsuccessful pleas they are forced to return back to Europe. Based on the tragic 1939 voyage of the SS St. Louis
Lord Mountbatten : the last viceroy by David Butler( Book )

7 editions published between 1985 and 1987 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A novel based on the viceroyalty of Earl Mountbatten in India
Marco Polo by Keith Miles( Book )

9 editions published between 1982 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"He left Venice, fleeing a scandalous love affair ... And he would become a man - an ally of the fabled Kublai Khan - in a time filled with romance and breathtaking adventure"--Back cover
Jesus of Nazareth by Franco Zeffirelli( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Franco Zeffirelli creates an unforgettable portrait in his legendary interpretation of the life of Jesus. Beginning before the Nativity and extending through the Crucifixion and Resurrection, it brings to life all the majesty and sweeping drama of the life of Jesus as told in the Gospels. A star-studded international cast adds depth and humanity to the roles of the saints, sinners and ordinary people who walked in the footsteps of the Lord
The men who mastered time by David Butler( Book )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lillie by David Butler( Book )

7 editions published between 1978 and 1981 in 5 languages and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lillie( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the famous actress Lillie Langtry, who rose from modest circumstances to lead of life of passion, opulence, and scandal that shocked and fascinated all of Victorian England. Included is her relationship with Bertie, Prince of Wales, later King Edward VII
The Unbreakable alibi by Agatha Christie( Visual )

2 editions published between 1985 and 1991 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Monty Jones, a wealthy young man, asks Tommy and Tuppence to help him. He is in love with an Australian art journalist who will only marry him if he can prove that of the two alibis she creates, one is false
Mary Higgins Clark's We'll meet again by Mary Higgins Clark( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"From the early summer of 1943, England was home away from home for thousands of men of the United States Armed Services, as America's commitment to the war in Europe intensified. Set in a quiet, English, market town in 1943, [the series]explores the shattering effect on the local community caused by the arrival of a Bomber Group of the United States Eighth Air Force posted nearby."--Container
Disraeli, portrait of a romantic by David Butler( Book )

5 editions published between 1978 and 1980 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edward VII, prince of hearts by David Butler( Book )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The affair of the pink pearl( Visual )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tommy and Tuppence take over a detective agency and offer their services as private detectives. Soon they are in search of a priceless pearl stolen at Kingston Bruce's dinner party in in Wimbledon
We'll meet again : the end of an era by David Butler( Book )

3 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lillie( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portrays the acclaimed British actress and courtesan Lillie Langtry from the blush of youth to the blight of old age. At a time when society expected women to be docile and demure, Lillie posed for celebrity endorsements, conducted her own business affairs, and paid her first husband to keep his distance. Even more scandalously, she openly entertained a string of lovers among Europe's elite, including the very married Prince of Wales
Lillie( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portrays the acclaimed British actress and courtesan Lillie Langtry from the blush of youth to the blight of old age. At a time when society expected women to be docile and demure, Lillie posed for celebrity endorsements, conducted her own business affairs, and paid her first husband to keep his distance. Even more scandalously, she openly entertained a string of lovers among Europe's elite, including the very married Prince of Wales
 
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The dictionary of finance
Alternative Names
Butler, David

Butler, David Dalrymple

Butler, David Dalrymple, 1927-2006

Butler, David, Guionista

David Butler britischer Drehbuchautor und Theaterschauspieler

David Butler britisk manusforfattar

David Butler britisk manusforfatter

David Butler britisk manuskriptforfatter

David Butler Brits scenarioschrijver (1927-2006)

David Butler brittisk manusförfattare

David Butler sceneggiatore scozzese

David Butler Scottish writer of numerous screenplays

Батлер, Дэвид

Дэвид Батлер

버틀러, 데이비드

大卫·巴特勒

Languages
English (74)

Spanish (12)

French (5)

Dutch (3)

German (1)

Catalan (1)

Russian (1)

Covers
The dictionary of finance