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Kemp, Ross 1964-

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Works: 74 works in 162 publications in 1 language and 3,467 library holdings
Genres: History  Fiction  Suspense fiction  Personal narratives‡vBritish  Young adult works  Biography  Drama  Adventure stories  Popular works  Documentary television programs 
Roles: Narrator, Actor
Classifications: HV6437, 364.1066
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Warriors : British fighting heroes by Ross Kemp ( Book )
7 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From meeting the world's deadliest gangsters to perhaps the hardest assignment of all: embedded with the British Army in Afghanistan's Helmand province. Ross Kemp has not only experienced the terror and exhilaration of life on the frontline, but also the courage and leadership of today's servicemen and women. The plight of our Armed Forces is one especially close to his heart, and here Kemp tells the stories of commandos, medics, submarines, fighter pilots, infantrymen, sailors and engineers in daring raids. This book is Ross Kemp's personal tribute to some of the most remarkable men and women to have served in the British Armed Forces during two World Wars, many of them unsung and forgotten
Devil to pay by Ross Kemp ( Book )
6 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nick Kane is a man with nothing to lose, and everything to prove. A model soldier fighting for queen and country in Afghanistan, it seemed nothing could stop him becoming one of the very top officers. But that was then. And this is now. After a pub brawl goes badly wrong, it's all over. Out of the forces and out of his marriage, Nick's life is going nowhere. That is until he finds out that his old army buddy Ben Webster is dead. Word is that he took his own life, but Nick knows that Ben had everything to live for, and when he starts to question the circumstances of his friend's death, he discovers that there are people who will stop at nothing to cover up the terrifying truth
Gangs by Ross Kemp ( Book )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Across the world millions of people are members of street gangs. In groups they fight, rob, rape and murder anyone who isn't one of their own. This book explores these secret underworld organizations to discover who they are, what makes them tick and what the law is doing to curb their criminal activity
Without motive ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The protagonist of this 12-part British drama series was Detective Chief Jack Mowbray, played by Ross Kemp. When his district was invaded by an elusive serial killer, Mowbray was browbeaten by his boss, DCS Henderson (Kenneth Cranham), to catch the murderer yesterday, if not sooner. As the unknown villain continued to cut a bloody swath through the moors, the overworked Mowbray's personal life suffered mightily. Series 1 follows the hunt for a serial killer; Series 2, the search for a copycat
Moving target by Ross Kemp ( Book )
4 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Former special reconnaissance regiment sergeant Nick Kane always stands by his friends. So when an old comrade is leaned on by gangsters, Nick¡s happy to help. But Nick quickly finds himself cast into a spiral of violence that takes him to Mexico, and into Juarez - the most violent city on Earth. His mission: kidnap the head of the La Fronterra drugs cartel and get him back to the UK to face trial for murder. All that's standing in his way is the cartel¡s 4000 trained soldiers, a corrupt army and police force, and a former South African special forces colonel who has been paid to track him down
Gangs II by Ross Kemp ( Book )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents the author's travels that take him as close to home as Liverpool and as far away as Colombia and East Timor. This book introduces some of the most frightening men in the world
Brazil by Ross Kemp ( Book )
5 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Deep in the heart of Rio, a new gang has emerged in the favelas. A gang with a sinister reputation, heavy-duty weaponry and a seemingly limitless drug supply. Recruited by the shady organization Trojan Industries, teenage tearaway Luiz Alves must gain initiation, infiltrate the gang and find out who's backing them. But with guns on every street corner and the threat of exposure - and brutal death - hanging over his head, Luiz's mission of discovery isn't his biggest problem. Staying alive is
Raiders by Ross Kemp ( Book )
8 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Operation Judgement: one of the most spectacular efforts of World War Two, where obsolete British biplanes attacked the Italian fleet in Taranto. Operation Archery: the first true combined operation carried out by all three British forces. Operation Gunnerside: a dramatic demolition assault on Hitler's atomic bomb plant in Norway
Eaten alive parasites and their human hosts ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Documentary series on the relationship between parasites and human beings, using case studies, experiments, computer simulations, medical imaging and expert commentary to explain parasitic colonization and the treatment of patients
Russia by Ross Kemp ( Book )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Raiders : World War Two true stories by Ross Kemp ( Book )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The truth about vitamins ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Explores research that counters vitamin advocate Linus Pauling's theories, suggesting that high doses of some vitamins may actually harm the human body. An alarming association with increased osteoporosis and cancer rates is one of several medical findings discussed"--container
A parasite primer ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Lethal parasites kill one human every ten seconds. Others prefer to keep people alive, for food and shelter. In this program patients discuss their encounters with botfly maggots, leeches, candiru fish, elephantiasis, tapeworms and cerebral tapeworm cysts, and a tiny water parasite that eats away at the interior of the eye. Experiments include one in which lice are scattered on a volunteer to see how they react and another in which a volunteer incubates a monstrous beef tapeworm in his digestive tract--and then expels it."--Container
Parasites that harm, parasites that help ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This program contrasts pernicious and benign parasites through four case studies: a flesh-eating organism that nearly causes the facial disfigurement of a young woman; a mysterious malaria attack contracted by an American man who has never traveled to an at-risk locale; a vacationing child who returns home with a boil on her neck containing a very large Tumbu fly maggot; and a woman who voluntarily takes worms into her body to relieve a painful intestinal condition. Research into using beneficial parasites to treat asthma and allergies such as hay fever is also presented. Viewer discretion is advised. (50 minutes)
Micro-parasites invisible death ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Stronger and more mobile than ever, humankind's oldest enemies-lethal micro-parasites-may very well be threatening the survival of the human race. Some were believed to have been eradicated from the industrialized world, only to reappear in drug-resistant strains. Others, previously known only to remote regions of the planet, are turning up anywhere an infected traveler can fly to. This program examines recent outbreaks of parasitic or parasite-borne illnesses, including SARS, West Nile virus, Ebola, tuberculosis, and bubonic plague. Viewer discretion is advised. (50 minutes)
Devil to pay by Ross Kemp ( Recording )
4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Injured in a bomb blast in Iraq, Nick Kane is forced into the quiet life. After a year in civvies, things are looking up - until he finds out that his old army buddy Ben Webster is dead. Word is that he took his own life, but Nick knows that Ben had everything to live for, and when he questions the circumstances of his friend's death, he discovers that there are people who will stop at nothing to cover up the truth
A line in the sand ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An accused arms dealer to Iran, Gavin Hughes, travels behind enemy lines one last time--selling out his best customers to the government in exchange for immunity. Forced to change his identity to prevent diplomatic disaster, he abandons all that is important to him, but when his cover is blown, he as a choice--either run from the past that threatens to haunt him forever--or draw the line and fight back!
Raiders : World War II Britain's most daring special operations by Ross Kemp ( Book )
2 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From Operation Judgement (November 1940), the remarkable story of the world's first aircraft carrier strike on an enemy fleet, to the courageous Operation Tonga (June 1945), and the critically important seizure of Pegasus Bridge, the first engagement of D-Day, by a company of British paratroopers
Moving target by Ross Kemp ( Recording )
4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Former Special Reconnaissance Regiment Sergeant Nick Kane always stands by his friends. So when an old comrade is leaned on by gangsters, Nick's only too happy to help. But Nick quickly finds himself cast headlong into a spiral of violence that will take him all the way to Mexico, searching for justice on the mean streets of Juarez - the most violent city on Earth. His mission: Kidnap the head of the vicious La Frontera drugs cartel and get him back to the UK to face trial for murder
Ross Kemp in search of pirates ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Ross Kemp investigates the rarely seen, dangerous and secretive world of modern piracy. With his BAFTA winning documentary team Ross travels to the three pirate hotspots of the world: Somalia, Nigeria and South East Asia. He discovers why people commit acts of piracy, how they steal ships in order to kidnap crews, holding international companies to ransom and making millions of dollars in the process"--Container
 
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