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Hussein, Waris 1938-

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Most widely held works about Waris Hussein
 
Most widely held works by Waris Hussein
The shell seekers by John Peilmeier( Visual )

18 editions published between 1989 and 2002 in English and held by 727 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With three grown children and a lifetime of memories, Penelope Keeling realizes that something is missing: the simple joy she knew as a child playing on the beach. So she embarks on a journey to discover the secret of happiness for her friends, her family and herself
Edward & Mrs. Simpson by Simon Raven( Visual )

15 editions published between 1978 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the evening of December 11, 1936, England's King Edward VIII formally broadcast his farewell to a nation. Torn between duty and love, he had decided to follow his heart. Follows the true story and the unforgettable romance that developed between the Prince of Wales and an extraordinary American woman named Wallis Simpson. That she was already married and rumored to have had other affairs, ruffled more than a few feathers. The scandal only heats up as the Prince becomes King and declares his intention to marry his mistress, who has since become divorced and available
Doctor Who( Visual )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in English and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collects three Doctor Who stories, featuring William Hartnell as the Doctor, and inlcuding "An unearthly child," "The Daleks," and "The Edge of Destruction."
Arch of Triumph by Waris Hussein( Visual )

15 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Paris, before the Nazis penetrate into the city, an Austrian refugee doctor falls in love with a mysterious woman. The 2nd World War isn't the best environment for romanticism
Quackser Fortune has a cousin in the Bronx( Visual )

8 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American foreign exchange student in Ireland falls in love with an eccentric who earns his living by collecting manure to sell as fertilizer
The glittering prizes( Visual )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Glittering Prizes was a sensation when it premiered on PBS in the late 1970s. Frederick Raphael's tale portrays the hopes and frustrations of an entire generation through the story of a group of friends who meet at Cambridge University in the 1950s. Six 80-min. episodes follow the evolution of these college students through the 1960s and into the 1970s where their lives diverge and they struggle with emotional disillusionment and varying levels of worldly success
Doctor Who by Waris Hussein( Visual )

8 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Susan Foreman is a mystery to teachers. Their curiosity leads them to follow her home one night, only to find that her home appears to be a deserted junkyard. In the junkyard, they discover an old police box, and a strange old man
Divorce his, divorce hers( Visual )

10 editions published between 1973 and 2006 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"It's been said that there are two sides to every story. In the case of divorce, these two sides are often drastically different. In the first half of the Divorce his/divorce hers set, Richard Burton demonstrates the husband's point of view as he goes through divorce proceedings with his soon-to-be ex-wife. In the second half ... the wife offers up her perspective of going through a divorce from her husband."--Container
The summer house( Visual )

5 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pushed into an unwilling engagement to her dotish next-door neighbor Syl, the sensitive, tradition-bound Margaret has resigned herself to her unhapyy fate. To maintain her sanity, she daydreams of her recent interlude in exotic Egypt and the dark-eyed youth with whom she shared a passionate and mysterious affair. Meanwhile, back home, enter the free-spirited, convention-be-damned family friend, Lil
Daphne Laureola( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a Soho restaurant, diners find their evening disturbed by the extraordinary Lady Pitts. She talks aloud and sings even louder. All this while knocking back double brandies and handing out invitations to tea at the home of her husband, Sir Joseph. Her appearcance that evening has an impact, especially on Ernest, an impressionable young Polish émigré
Henry VIII and his six wives by Waris Hussein( Visual )

20 editions published between 1972 and 2015 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the story of 'Good King Hal', whose infamous matrimonial problems had such a profound effect on a deeply religious country
Her best friend's husband( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jane, an attorney who has lost her husband five years before, is invited to visit her best friend Mandy, on Mandy's birthday as a surprise by her husband Will. During the visit, Mandy tells Will she wants a divorce, and Jane leaves knowing she is attracted to Will, but wanting her two friends to get back together. When Jane returns for the opening of Mandy's shop, she confronts her feelings for Will
20 movie star films : star studded and celebrity packed( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the bough breaks: A detective and a child psychologist investigate a child molestation ring that uses a center for troubled children as a front
Princess Daisy by Judith Krantz( Visual )

8 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in English and French and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When disaster claims the lives of Daisy's parents, a Russian prince and an American movie star, she is left alone, save for the rapacious obsessions of her half-brother Ram. Fleeing Ram -- and a dark family secret -- Daisy claws her way to the top of the modeling profession, a lonely perch until she falls in love with an agency president. However, Daisy's fairy tale is again shattered when Ram arrives, armed with blackmail
Divorce( Visual )

4 editions published between 1977 and 2002 in French and English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's been said that there are two sides to every story. In the case of divorce, these two sides are often drastically different. In the first half of the Divorce his/divorce hers set, Richard Burton demonstrates the husband's point of view as he goes through divorce proceedings with his soon-to-be ex-wife. In the second half ... the wife offers up her perspective of going through a divorce from her husband
Callie & son( Visual )

10 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Callie & son: Forced by poverty to relinquish her unnamed child to a lawyer for adoption, Callie, a 17-year-old unwed mother, travels to Dallas to seek out a new life. After meeting and marrying wealthy newspaper baron Randall Bordeaux, she finds herself moving amongst the elite of Dallas society and when she can never have other children, she resolves to find the child she was forced to give up long ago
The possession of Joel Delaney( Visual )

5 editions published between 1972 and 2008 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When her brother Joel begins speaking in Spanish and changes the way he acts, Norah realizes that he has been possessed by an unknown spirit
Just between ourselves by Alan Ayckbourn( )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dark comedy about two couples, in fractured marriages, who become friends
When the bough breaks( Visual )

7 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Los Angeles psychiatrist testifies for the prosecution in the trial of an accused child molester. Later the defendant, who is out on bail, is found dead in the psychiatrist's office, in what appears to be a suicide. Shaken, the psychiatrist moves to the mountains outside of L.A. Not long afterwards a detective he knows comes to him for help. A seven-year-old girl saw someone kill both of her parents, but is so traumatized by the event that she can't remember anything, and the detective wants the doctor to help jar her memory. Soon, however, the doctor and the detective discover that the parents' murder and the pedophiles "suicide" may be linked to a shadowy group of wealthy and influential pedophiles, and that the child isn't the only one whose life is in danger
Onassis, the richest man in the world( Visual )

4 editions published between 1992 and 2006 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Raised by his father to love money and power, and influenced by his uncle to love life and women, this is a dramatic portrait of Aristotle Onassis who pursued what he wanted throughout his life, and usually got what he wanted
 
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Alternative Names
Waris Hussein Brits filmregisseur

Waris Hussein cinéaste

Waris Hussein regista britannico di origine indiana

Уорис Хуссейн

ואריס חוסיין

ワリス・フセイン

瓦里丝·侯赛因

瓦里斯·侯賽因

Languages
English (147)

French (5)