WorldCat Identities

Thaw, John 1942-2002

Overview
Works: 602 works in 1,202 publications in 1 language and 22,673 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Television adaptations  Detective and mystery television programs  Fiction  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  War films  Biography  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Costume designer, Artist
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4572
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by John Thaw, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by John Thaw
Inspector Morse, the dead of Jericho collection set ( Visual )
85 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Inspector Morse and his partner solve mysteries and bring murderers to justice
A year in Provence by Peter Mayle ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and held by 1,120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Peter and Annie Mayle fulfill their cherished dream when they quit the London rat race and move to rustic Provence to savor the French way of life. Based on Peter Mayle's international bestseller by the same name, A Year in Provence is the hilarious first year account of the Mayles' adjusting to both the idiosyncrasies of the locals and the quaint traditions of this ancient and charming region
Goodnight Mister Tom by Jack Gold ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 818 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As Britain stands on the brink of WWII, Tom Oakley, a cantankerous old man living a solitary life in a small village, becomes the guardian of an 11-year-old evacuee of London. The two develop a bond of friendship that gives them both new hope
Chaplin by Richard Attenborough ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in English and held by 793 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chaplin's entire life is covered in the biographical film. From his upbringings in the slums of England to his Honorary Oscar in 1972
WWII, the lost color archives ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Until today, our collective memories of World War II have lived almost exclusively in black and white. Recently re-discovered color film archival materials, assembled after years of research, offers a new perspective on everything from the war's most critical battles and key personalities to details of life on the home front to the plight of uprooted refugees
Monsignor Renard by John Thaw ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Monsignor Renard tells the story of the German occupation of France during World War II through the eyes and experiences of a humble and extraordinary priest-- whose beliefs are tested to the breaking point
Last seen wearing ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Inspector Morse returns when a schoolgirl from a wealthy family is missing. Morse is convinced she has been murdered and his investigations reveal that there is more going on at her exclusive school than meets the eye. But before he has unravelled the mystery, he finds another murder on his hands
Last bus to Woodstock ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Inspector Morse uncovers a web of intrigue, blackmail and hidden passion in a local insurance office, when he investigates the death of a young secretary
The Wolvercote tongue ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A precious jewel known as The Wolvercote tongue is missing and its owner has been found dead in a hotel room. Morse suspects foul play, despite the pathologist's report that she died of a heart attack
The remorseful day ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this last Morse dramatization, an ailing Inspector Morse returns to work to investigate new evidence that has surfaced regarding the brutal murder of the agreeably flirtatious nurse who attended to him when he was in the hospital
Dead on time ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When an elderly Don apparently commits suicide, Inspector Morse is called in and finds he has a personal involvement in the case. The wife of the dead man is the woman Morse was engaged to be married to years ago
Infernal serpent ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Morse and Lewis have to tackle a particularly unsavory case involving child abuse. Their inquiries into the murder of an eminent environmentalist, killed minutes before he was scheduled to give a controversial lecture, unearth skeletons in the cupboard of a respectable academic family
The silent world of Nicholas Quinn ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1991 and 2002 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Inspector Morse is called in to investigate one of the most puzzling murder cases yet. Someone is selling examination secrets at Oxford and making a killing in more ways than one. Nicholas Quinn is the hard-of-hearing member of an examinations board until one day he is found dead at home. Can Morse match up the clues with the killer?--Container
Deceived by flight ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sergeant Lewis gets to display his cricketing skills as a sub with the Clarets XI old boys' team when they gather for their annual match at Oxford, but Morse is called in when one of the team is murdered
Absolute conviction ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in English and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bailey, Thornton and Cryer were eighties entrepreneurs until it was found that they had stolen millions of pounds from their investors. All three are serving sentences in the same prison where Cryer is found dead in his cell. It looks like a heart attack but the pathologist's report quickly points to murder. Morse and Lewis go behind bars to investigate but must tread carefully with the prison governor
Driven to distraction ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Morse's investigations into the apparently motiveless murder of a young woman lead him to question his own driving ability and to consider selling his coveted Mark 2 Jaguar
Death of the self ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An Englishwoman is attending an expensive psychotherapy course near Vicenza, Italy when she dies in a freak accident. The Italian verdict is accidental death, but the woman's husband questions the decision. Morse and Lewis are sent to Italy where Morse discovers that the psychotherapy centre is run by an old adversary
Happy families ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When the head of one of the country's largest companies is murdered, Inspector Morse is pressured to make a quick arrest
Greeks bearing gifts ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Greek community in Oxford closes ranks when a Greek restaurant chef is found dead and a baby goes missing. Morse feels more at home with Oxford's other Greek connection - the classical scholars - and surprisingly discovers there could be a link between the two worlds
Sins of the fathers ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Real ale buff Inspector Morse is in his element when he investigates foul play at a family-run brewery
 
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English (268)
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