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Douglas, Jack

Overview
Works: 13 works in 29 publications in 1 language and 588 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Documentary films  Biographical films  Nonfiction films  Interviews  Patents  Case studies  Fiction  Historical films  Suspense fiction 
Roles: Author, Commentator
Classifications: ML420.L38, 782.42166092
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jack Douglas
Genius on hold( Visual )

2 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the life of Walter Shaw, a telecommunications inventor who, prevented by corporate greed and government corruption from achieving success through obtaining the patents that he deserved, allowed himself to be exploited by the mafia, who had use for his inventions, and whose decline contributed to his son's turning to a life of crime as a jewel thief
Quake by Jack Douglas( Book )

7 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clawing north, navigating the ruined city amidst violent aftershocks, FBI agent Hector Mendoza hopes to reunite with his wife. Assistant U.S. Attorney Nick Dykstra is hell-bent on finding his daughter way uptown at Columbia University - before a 9/11 conspirator who escaped during the quake finds her first. But the Indian Point nuclear power plant, 40 miles north, is severely damaged. A deadly cloud of radiation is drifting toward the city. The only chance for survival is going down into the subways - and deeper still
Quake : a novel by Jack Douglas( )

6 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quake is a disaster novel of epic proportions that will have listeners thinking twice about their next trip to New York City. New York City has seen its share of disasters: terrorist attacks, blackouts, hurricanes, floods. But nothing has prepared the Big Apple for the biggest earthquake to ever hit the United States-9.0 on the Richter scale. Manhattan and the surrounding boroughs are a smoldering catastrophe, plunging New York into terrifying chaos. Skyscrapers and bridges have collapsed, killing hundreds of thousands. For a handful of survivors, the nightmare is just beginning. Clawing north, navigating the ruined city amid violent aftershocks, FBI agent Francisco Mendoza hopes to reunite with his wife. Assistant US Attorney Nick Dykstra is hell-bent on finding his daughter way uptown at Columbia University-before a 9/11 conspirator who escaped during the quake finds her first. But the Indian Point nuclear power plant, forty miles north, is severely damaged. A deadly cloud of radiation is drifting toward the city. The only chance for survival is going down into the subways-and deeper still
Draw the line by Aerosmith (Musical group)( Recording )

4 editions published in 1977 in Undetermined and English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aerosmith's 1977 release includes the hits Draw the Line; and Kings and Queens
LennoNYC( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A look at the period of time musician John Lennon and his family spent living in New York City during the 1970s"--IMDB
John Lennon : interview with a legend( Visual )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Originally broadcast on December 9, 1980, the day after John Lennon was murdered, the program rebroadcasts Tom Snyder's April 1975 interview with Lennon (his last television interview). Following the rebroadcast, Snyder talks to syndicated columnist Lisa Robinson and record producer Jack Douglas about Lennon's last years out of the public eye
[The dream is over]( Recording )

2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

TV special on the day of singer John Lennon's murder, with the voices of radio and television commentator Charles Osgood, television journalist Jeff Greenfield, radio personality Jonathan Schwartz, and record producer Jack Douglas
Final threat by Jack Douglas( )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's all come down to this. After surviving the most devastating earthquake ever to hit the U.S ... after leading a band of survivors from one end of Manhattan to the other ... after saving his daughter from nature's wrath and humanity's worst ... U.S. Attorney Nick Dykstra must go head to head with the 9/11 terrorist who escaped his grasp in the chaos of the quake. As his sworn enemy, Feroz Saeed Alivi, will not stop until Nick and his family are dead and buried--or worse. Even in this moment of crisis, when the shockwaves have triggered a leak at the Indian Point Nuclear Plant, Alivi will not give up until his unholy game is over. For Nick, it's kill or be killed
Blind thrust by Jack Douglas( )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Heading northward toward Columbus Circle, U.S. Attorney Nick Dykstra and FBI agent Hector Mendoza have blazed a desperate trail across the hellish ruins of what used to be Manhattan. Now they've reached the west-side hospital where Mendoza's wife Jana works as a nurse. The building appears to be stable. But deep within its darkened halls, chaos reigns. Most of the survivors are in panic mode. And the dedicated Jana refuses to abandon her patients. Her biggest concern: the children's wing. The youngest and most vulnerable of patients must be evacuated from the building immediately--before another wave of aftershocks brings the hospital crashing down around them
Shadow zone by Jack Douglas( )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Before the earthquake destroyed New York City, the subway system provided fast, easy transport for every urban commuter. But now--buried beneath tons of concrete, rubble, and steel--the tunnels offer a very different kind of ride. Rats, sewage, and live electrical wires criss-cross the underground maze like a deadly web hungry for new victims. Rotting corpses lay side by side in subway cars like dead-eyed fish. But for U.S. Attorney Nick Dykstra and a small band of survivors, the tunnels are the only route to safety--and their one last chance to get out of this alive
Quake by Jack Douglas( )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There's No Way To Prepare In the first earth-shaking installment of Jack Douglas's six-part Quake, the northeast experiences the deadliest earthquake in U.S. history, 9.0 on the Richter Scale, and the epicenter is New York City. Assistant U.S. Attorney Nick Dykstra has seen his beloved city under attack. He has devoted himself to putting terrorist Feroz Saeed Aliva-one of the architects behind 9/11-on trial for his role in the attacks. But Nick has never seen anything like the catastrophic events about to change New York forever. An earthquake of epic proportions. Buildings will be destroyed. Concrete will shatter. Bridges and tunnels will collapse. It strikes without warning'and gives Feroz Aliva a chance to escape. Now, plunged in chaos and darkness, Nick is determined not to let his adversary get away. Aliva swore he would get his revenge, that he would hunt down Nick's daughter at Columbia University and make her pay for America's crimes'with her life
Quake : 9.0 by Jack Douglas( )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Terror Is Just Beginning' In the second shattering installment of Jack Douglas's six-part Quake, a handful of survivors rise from the ruins of a shattered New York City'and the real battle begins' Caught in the chaos of the most massive earthquake in American history, Assistant U.S. Attorney Nick Dykstra is determined to reach his daughter in uptown and save her from the terrorist he tried to convinct. But along the way, he finds other survivors'some seriously wounded, others reeling in shock, all clinging to the hope their loved ones are alive. Hector Mendoza, a veteran FBI agent who worked with Nick on some of his toughest cases, is desperate to see his wife Jana, a nurse on the Upper West Side. But for Nick and Hector to reach their families, they must head north through a city now barely recognizable. They must cross the broken remains of lower Manhattan and enter a dangerous new world of desperate survivors, deranged minds, and deadly gangs running wild in a city where law and order no longer exist' 15,200 Words
Quake : aftershock by Jack Douglas( )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

State Of Emergency In the third electrifying installment of Jack Douglas's six-part Quake, a series of aftershocks transform New York City from a high-risk disaster zone'into hell on earth ' It happened so fast. The earth trembling, buildings falling, civilization collapsing in a matter of moments. But once survivors began to emerge from the rubble, U.S. Attorney Nick Dykstra and FBI agent Hector Mendoza thought the worst was over. They thought wrong. A new wave of aftershocks is shaking the city to its very core. Nightmarish scenes of destruction await them as they journey north to find their loved ones. Armed gangs roam amidst the devastation like rats, Penn Station explodes, and a series of tremors nearly bring down all of Times Square. But Nick has other things to worry about. An accused terrorist has escaped his grasp. His only daughter has been targeted for revenge. And a catastrophic leak at the Indian Point Nuclear Plant could expose them all to a fate worse than death' 15,000 Words
 
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Alternative Names
Jack Douglas Amerikaans ingenieur

Jack Douglas amerikansk ingeniør

Jack Douglas amerikansk ingenjör

Jack Douglas Productor discográfico estadounidense

Jack Douglas US-amerikanischer Musikproduzent und Tontechniker

Джек Дуглас

جک داگلاس مهندس آمریکایی

Languages
English (26)