Thompson, Marshall 1925-1992
Most widely held works about Marshall Thompson
Most widely held works by Marshall Thompson
To hell and back ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1983 and 2009 in English and held by 633 libraries worldwide
Based on the true story of Audie Murphy, the most decorated soldier in U.S. history.
White dog ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 331 libraries worldwide
A German shepherd is adopted by an actress who learns that the dog has been trained to attack only African Americans. Now it's up to an animal trainer to try to change the dog.
Fiend without a face ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in English and held by 277 libraries worldwide
A scientist performing renegade research on thought materialization unwittingly creates creatures of pure atomic energy that hunger for human nervous systems. These brain-like creatures begin attacking people near a secret Air Force radar station, devouring their brains.
Words and music ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and held by 263 libraries worldwide
The story of the brilliant but glitchy Lorenz Hart who is disappointed in love by singer Peggy McNeil. He never gets over it and falls apart. Richard Rogers and his wife Dorothy look on in dismay.
The turning point ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1977 and 2006 in English and held by 234 libraries worldwide
Two friends who started in ballet are reunited after many years; one is now a star ballerina, the other a Midwestern housewife/dance teacher whose daughter is embarking on her own ballet career.
The clock ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 205 libraries worldwide
A soldier on a two-day pass meets an office worker who agrees to show him New York City. They spend the day together and find themselves falling in love.
Act of violence Mystery street ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 201 libraries worldwide
Act of violence (1948): Ex-World War II pilot Frank Enley is a respected contractor and family man. Then his troubled, gimp-legged bombardier shows up with a gun and a score to settle. Perhaps neither man is what he seems to be.
Battleground ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1949 and 2005 in English and held by 166 libraries worldwide
Follows a group of soldiers through the Battle of the Bulge.
Command decision ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 158 libraries worldwide
General Casey of the U.S. Army Air Forces in England must fight congressional representatives and his own chain of command to be allowed to complete an important mission.
The clock ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 148 libraries worldwide
Two young lovers try to cram months of time into the two days' furlough the man has in wartime New York, in their effort to get married.
Monsters and madmen ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 114 libraries worldwide
The haunted strangler: Nineteenth-century English author James Rankin believes that the wrong man has hanged twenty years earlier for a series of murders, but his investigations lead him to a horrible and, for him, gruesomely inescapable secret.
No man is an island ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1962 and 2004 in English and held by 111 libraries worldwide
The true story of George Tweed, an American sailor who became the only serviceman on the island of Guam to avoid capture by the Japanese during the early years of World War II.
They were expendable ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 98 libraries worldwide
After the attack on Pearl Harbor, two naval officers prove the effectiveness of PT boats in defending the Philippines against the Japanese.
It! the terror from beyond space ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1990 and 2001 in English and held by 82 libraries worldwide
In 1973, the first manned expedition to Mars is marooned. By the time a rescue mission arrives, only the leader of the expedition is left alive. He is accused of murdering his crew and is taken into custody. As the rescue ship returns to earth, the real killer, a life-devouring monster that has stowed aboard, begins attacking the crew. The remaining crew must find some way to stop it before the ship returns to a panic-striken Earth.
First man into space ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in English and held by 71 libraries worldwide
In this interstellar cautionary tale, brash U.S. Navy test pilot Dan Prescott, hungry for fame, rockets himself beyond Earth's atmosphere, only to become encrusted with cosmic dust and return a blood-drinking monster.
Three on the run &, Race for survival ( Visual )
in English and held by 62 libraries worldwide
Three on the run: With the help of their kindly grandfather, two brothers decide to enter their first dogsled race. And their dog team is like none you've seen before ... there's a lazy white German shepherd, a skittery English sheepdog, a doughnut-loving bloodhound, plus a critter-chasing mutt on the side.
First man into space ; The atomic submarine ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 57 libraries worldwide
Atomic Submarine: A series of mysterious sinkings plagues the northern seas. Great trans-arctic submarine liners are vanishing without a trace! The nuclear powered U.S.S. Tiger Shark, the most advanced sub in the fleet, has been undergoing around-the-clock modifications to prepare for an urgent top-secret mission: to discover the cause of the Arctic disasters, and put an end to it!
George ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1970 and 2001 in English and held by 54 libraries worldwide
Jim Paulsen, a contented bachelor airline pilot who lives in Switzerland, becomes the new owner of a St. Bernard and the fun begins.
The Phenix City story ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 46 libraries worldwide
The Phenix City story: Corruption, brutality and vice plagued Phenix City, Alabama for 100 years. This is Phil Karlson's semidocumentary telling the jolting tale of those who risked their lives to bring the burg's syndicate of thugs and murderers to justice.
The tall target ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 34 libraries worldwide
"Former police officer John Kennedy doesn't have a ticket, but he's determined to stay aboard the overnight train rolling from New York to Washington, D.C. He's convinced that someone or someones among the passengers intends to kill newly elected President Abraham Lincoln when the train stops in Baltimore. The true life Baltimore Plot provides the inspiration for this Hollywood thriller."--Container.
Air pilots Ardennes, Battle of the (1944-1945) Ballerinas Ballet Biographical films Bombardiers Carjacking Composers Drama Feature films Feature films Female friendship Fiction films Film adaptations Films for the hearing impaired Forensic pathology German shepherd dog Hart, Lorenz,--1895-1943 Historical films Horror films Horror films Long, Amelia Reynolds,--1904-1978 Love stories Lyricists Man-woman relationships Massachusetts--Boston Massachusetts--Cape Cod Military campaigns Military passes Monsters Motion picture music Motion pictures Motion pictures and theater Murphy, Audie,--1924-1971 Musical films New York (State)--New York Racism Rodgers, Richard,--1902-1979 Science fiction films Science fiction films Science--Moral and ethical aspects Scientists Soldiers Tour guides (Persons) United States United States.--Army Video recordings--for the hearing impaired War films War films World War (1939-1945)
Thompson, James Marshall, 1925-1992
Thomson, J. Marsh, 1925-1992