WorldCat Identities

Woodward, Edward

Overview
Works: 24 works in 70 publications in 1 language and 1,346 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Film adaptations  Animated films  Silent films  Historical films  Children's films  Juvenile works  Fantasy films  Short films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Narrator
Classifications: PN1997, 823.914
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Edward Woodward
Gulliver's travels by Jonathan Swift( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tale of an 18th-century physician who takes eight years to travel through a variety of fantastical lands, only to have everyone but his wife take him for a madman when he returns home
Smokescreen by Dick Francis( Recording )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edward Link, a movie star, who despite his fame helps his friend whose South African stable of racehorses are not able to finish a race because of exhaustion. Something is wrong and they work to find the problem. Francis, writing about horses and mystery, his favorite subjects
Mister Johnson by Bruce Beresford( Visual )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Funny and sometimes poignant look at the struggle between men of the British Empire and West African villagers in 1923
The 13 clocks by James Thurber( )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The thirteen clocks" is James Thurber's enduring story of life in a castle where times stands still on every clock at ten minutes to five. The Duke of the castle ignores time and pays no attention to temperature either. He is a wicked Duke who has hands cold enough to choke a bull. The only warmth he understands is the warm hands of Princess Saralinda, his fair niece, whom he cherishes and protects from suitors. In a comic and poetic way, this story makes us all want to love a Princess and to be a Prince. What's more, we want the thirteen castle clocks to whirl and tick and tell us that the time is now
Love is forever by Cascadia( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatization of the true story of journalist John Everingham's daring rescue of his Laotian girlfriend, Keo Sirisomphone, following the communist takeover of her country
The spices of India( Visual )

3 editions published between 1983 and 1985 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces viewers to the spices of India, the most used of which are turmeric, fenugreek, coriander, cumin, cardamom, black pepper, and chilies. Explains that no other country has done more than India to teach the world the skill of mixing spices to achieve a blending of tastes
Uncle Tom's cabin by Vera Jiji( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This story follows the life of Eliza and her protector Uncle Tom, who are caught in the brutality of slavery in the Southern States during the nineteenth century
Eye of the needle by Ken Follett( Recording )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An extraordinary World War II German agent with secret information about the Allied D-Day landing waits at an English lighthouse to be picked up by a submarine and becomes sidetracked by an affair with a paraplegic's wife
Herbs, aromatic influences( Visual )

4 editions published between 1983 and 1985 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces viewers to herbs. Shows how herbs are being rediscovered in the modern world. Crisscrosses the world from England to Italy and the Far East to investigate their use in recipes, medicine, and earlier periods
The house of terror by Edward Woodward( Book )

7 editions published between 1929 and 1963 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chilies, a dash of daring( Visual )

5 editions published between 1983 and 1990 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces viewers to the chili pepper which has been the essence of Mexican cooking. Describes how the Spanish conquistadores carried chili to Europe and world fame, so that today chili grows and is used on every continent in a variety of native cuisines
Garlic's pungent presence( Visual )

6 editions published between 1983 and 1985 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces viewers to garlic, a spice recognized for centuries for its medicinal and health-giving qualities. Describes how this pungent member of the lily family contributes something to food that no other spice can match, whether it is a dash of garlic powder or the forty cloves of garlic used in the famed baked chicken of Provence, France
Cloves, nature's little nails( Visual )

3 editions published between 1983 and 1985 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces viewers to cloves, a potent nail-shaped spice that was once thought to cure the plague. Describes how Dutch traders sought to capture the spice, which was originally grown in the Spice Islands, and which, today, is considered an important ingredient in a variety of cuisines
Saffron, autumn gold( Visual )

6 editions published between 1983 and 1985 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces viewers to saffron, the "gold of spices," which was brought to Spain by the Arabs and used in almost all European food in the Middle Ages. Crisscrosses the world showing the tedious labor involved in cultivating this spice, as well as its use in the preparation of such special dishes as bouillabaisse and paella, among others
Pepper, the master spice( Visual )

4 editions published between 1983 and 1985 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces viewers to pepper, the "king of spices," which was so valued in medieval times that it was used as money. Describes how pepper motivated the voyages of the early European explorers to travel to its source in India, while, today, this spice is available and affordable for all
Allspice, one spice( Visual )

3 editions published between 1983 and 1985 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces viewers to allspice, which is actually a single spice discovered in Jamaica by Christopher Columbus. Shows how this dried berry from the pimento tree is used throughout the world in Scandinavian smorgasbord, Italian salamis, English Christmas pudding, and Jamaican barbecue dishes
Cinnamon, the elegant addition( Visual )

3 editions published between 1983 and 1985 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces viewers to cinnamon, or cassia, a spice cherished for its fragrance as well as its flavor. Describes how the precious bark of the cinnamon tree has figured in legend and history, and is considered indispensable to the world's kitchens
Curry around the world( Visual )

4 editions published between 1983 and 1985 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces viewers to curry, a spice which the British carried home from India. Describes how curry has entered the kitchens of the world and is used in a variety of distinctive dishes
Nutmeg nature's perfect package( Visual )

5 editions published between 1983 and 1985 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces viewers to nutmeg, a spice which was acquired by the Dutch in their capture of the remote island of Banda in Indonesia in 1621. Describes how the spice which, together with mace, is found in the core of a peach-like fruit that grows on the island's trees
Peppercorns, fresh ground flavor( Visual )

4 editions published between 1983 and 1985 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces viewers to peppercorns, a spice with a flavor for which there is no substitute. Describes its use in a variety of the world's cuisines, ranging from Singapore to England, Canada, and the United States
 
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