Most widely held works about Brian Taylor
Most widely held works by Brian Taylor
Gamer ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 837 libraries worldwide
Kable is the superstar and cult hero of the ultraviolent Slayers. Kable is controlled by Simon, a young gamer with rock star status who continues to defy all odds by guiding Kable to victory each week. Taken from his family, imprisoned, and forced to fight against his will, the modern-day gladiator must survive long enough to escape the game, free his family, regain his identity, and save mankind from this ruthless technology.
Crank ( Visual )
15 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 817 libraries worldwide
Chev Chelios is a professional assassin working for the West Coast crime syndicate. Chev is planning to quit the crime syndicate so he can spend more time with his girlfriend Eve. But for Chev, things go very bad when he learns he has been injected with a poison called "The Beijing Cocktail" by his rival Verona. The poison will kill Chev if his heart rate drops. Chev has to protect Eve and he sets out to find answers as well as exacting revenge on those who have betrayed him, all before the poison kills him.
Jonah Hex ( Visual )
6 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 808 libraries worldwide
Having survived death, Jonah's violent history is steeped in myth and legend and has left him with one foot in the natural world and one on the 'other side.' His one human connection is with Lilah, whose life in a brothel has left her with scars of her own. But Jonah's past catches up with him when the U.S. military makes him an offer he can't refuse: to wipe out the warrants on his head, he must hunt and stop dangerous terrorist Quentin Turnbul.
Crank 2 high voltage ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 664 libraries worldwide
Chev Chelios returns to track down a ruthless Chinese mobster who has stolen his most prized possession: his heart. As he hunts down his enemy in Los Angeles, his battery-operated ticker requires regular jolts of electricity in order to work. Chev is determined to get his real heart back and wreak vengeance on whoever stole it.
The Scottish Parliament by Brian Taylor ( Book )
5 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 184 libraries worldwide
This text offers an analysis of the motivations and background behind the most monumental political change in Scotland since the union. The author examines the popular motivation for devolution, traces the steps that led to the establishment of the new parliament, and tackles the issue of whether devolution will content the Scottish people. He also covers the various parties' attitudes to home rule via interviews with the key players in the field, and offers an analysis of the referendum and the establishment of the assembly.
Pathology ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 100 libraries worldwide
Violence, gruesome images, strong sexual content, nudity, drug use and language.
Gründlicher Bericht des deutschen Meistergesangs : (die drei Fassungen von 1571, 1584, 1596) : Texte in Abbildung mit Anhang und einleitendem Kommentar by Adam Puschman ( Book )
4 editions published in 1984 in German and held by 72 libraries worldwide
Professional decision making in social work by Brian Taylor ( Book )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 69 libraries worldwide
This title helps social work practitioners and students make professional decisions with clients; from exercising statutory powers and duties to protect children from abuse, to making decisions about risk.
LeFevre's domestic utilisation of gas by R. N Le Fevre ( Book )
2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 52 libraries worldwide
Crazy horses : the history of British drag racing by Brian Taylor ( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 42 libraries worldwide
Fellows of the book : a volume of essays commemorating the 50th anniversary of Biblionews ( Book )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 28 libraries worldwide
The other shore : a novel by Brian Taylor ( Book )
2 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 28 libraries worldwide
Anthony Caro ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1985 and 1992 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
A combination of interviews with the British sculptor and material shot at the Arts Council exhibition at the Serpentine Gallery, London.
Howard Hodgkin a study ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 20 libraries worldwide
An introduction to abstract painting through the work of the British artist Howard Hodgkin.
4x4 Photoshop and 3D : geometry & chaos ( Book )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
Gamer ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and Chinese and held by 13 libraries worldwide
"Kable is the superstar and cult hero of the ultraviolent Slayers. Kable is controlled by Simon, a young gamer with rock star status who continues to defy all odds by guiding Kable to victory each week. Taken from his family, imprisoned, and forced to fight against his will, the modern-day gladiator must survive long enough to escape the game, free his family, regain his identity, and save mankind from this ruthless technology."
Gardens of the gods by Brian Taylor ( Book )
2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Edvard Munch the restless years 1863-1908 ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Deals with the life and work of Edvard Munch from his birth in 1863 to the mental and physical breakdown he suffered in 1908. Many of Munch's paintings are examined in detail, and the contemporary is interspersed with readings from Munch's own writing on his work.
The warriors ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
The Warriors, a street gang, are blamed unfairly for a rival gang leader's death. They must fight for their lives as other gangs seek revenge.
Rustboy : (re) animating a lifelong dream by Brian Taylor ( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Action and adventure films Assassins Australia Book collecting Book collectors California--Los Angeles Caro, Anthony,--1924- Computer graphics Contests Crime films Criticism, interpretation, etc. Drag racing Drama Electrostatics Feature films Fiction films Gangsters Gas as fuel Gas--Heating and cooking German poetry--Early modern Gladiators Great Britain Heart, Artificial Heart rate monitoring Heart--Transplantation Hex, Jonah (Fictitious character) History Hodgkin, Howard,--1932- Home rule Man-woman relationships Medical students Meistersinger Murder Organized crime Pathologists Poisoning Prostitutes Representative government and representation Revenge Science fiction films Scotland Scotland.--Parliament Social service--Decision making Technology and civilization Terrorists Thrillers (Motion pictures) Video gamers Video games industry Video recordings--for the hearing impaired West (U.S.)
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Multiple languages (8)