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Davidson, Richard M. 1940-

Overview
Works: 171 works in 490 publications in 1 language and 26,066 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Fiction  Juvenile works  Bibliography 
Roles: Narrator, Actor
Classifications: QC945, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Richard M Davidson
Cod a biography of the fish that changed the world by Mark Kurlansky( )

13 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 955 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kurlansky discusses the history of commercial cod fishing and the plight of the Atlantic fish and fisheries today as the cod faces extinction
The perfect storm by Sebastian Junger( Recording )

11 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 863 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A book taut with the fury of the elements which depicts the courage, terror, and awe which the men of the fishing vessel "Andrea Gail" faced as they were caught in the grip of a savage force of nature
The cheating culture [why more Americans are doing wrong to get ahead] by David Callahan( )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 776 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cheating on every level has risen dramatically in the last two decades. Why all the cheating? Callahan pins the blame on the dog-eat-dog economic climate of the past two decades. An unfettered market and unprecedented economic inequality have corroded our values, he argues-and ultimately threaten the level playing field so central to American democracy itself
A darkness more than night by Michael Connelly( Recording )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 761 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a slew of slayings leave the LAPD puzzled, they call on retired FBI agent turned best selling author Terry McCaleb for help. McCaleb, known for his ability to profile serial killers, is shocked when his methods indicate that his former partner, homicide detective Harry Bosch, could very well be the killer
American ground unbuilding the World Trade Center by William Langewiesche( )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 756 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American Ground is the story of the people who responded to the destruction of the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001. Within days, William Langewiesche made his way into the innermost recesses of the collapse. He quickly secured unique, unrestricted, around-the-clock access to the site, the rescue workers and laborers there, and the meetings of city officials, engineers, construction companies, and consultants
The long ball the summer of '75 -- Spaceman, Catfish, Charlie Hustle, and the greatest World Series ever played by Tom Adelman( )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 752 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dynamic re-telling of baseball's thrilling 1975 season
Seabiscuit an American legend by Laura Hillenbrand( Recording )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 720 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the story of the champion racehorse Seabiscuit and the three men who helped propel him into the national spotlight
Higher [a historic race to the sky and the making of a city] by Neal Bascomb( )

5 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 717 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true account of the 1929 race to build New York City's tallest skyscraper evokes the glory of an exciting time long past
Secrets of the widow's son the mysteries surrounding the sequel to The Da Vinci code by David A Shugarts( )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 703 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Secrets of the Widow's Son is a revealing look at the themes that will be explored in The Solomon Key, Dan Brown's upcoming sequel to the cultural phenomenon known as The Da Vinci Code. David A. Shugarts provides what Browns widespread admirers crave most--an enlightening glimpse into the secrets behind Brown's eagerly anticipated new book. Secrets of the Widow's Son is not a plot spoiler--rather, it is an engaging piece of work that will pique readers' interest in The Solomon Key while laying the groundwork for the theories to be explored in Brown's can't-miss sequel
DiMaggio the last American knight by Joseph Durso( )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and held by 680 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the definitive story of an American hero
The punch one night, two lives, and the fight that changed basketball forever by John Feinstein( )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unabridged
Chancellorsville by Stephen W Sears( )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and held by 645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at the personal and military cost of Robert E. Lee's most dramatic victory in the Civil War
McNally's dare by Vincent Lardo( Recording )

8 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a wealthy woman in Palm Beach dies, Archy McNally must unravel all of the twists and turns involving the heir, his past, his girlfriend, and a young waiter found dead in a pool
50 success classics winning wisdom for life and work from 50 landmark books by Tom Butler-Bowdon( )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looking for the quickest way to attain personal and financial growth? This collection presents the 50 best examples of success and advice from entrepreneurs like Andrew Carnegie, Warren Buffett and Sam Walton, well-known motivators like Zig Ziglar, Brian Tracy and Napoleon Hill, and business masterminds like Jack Welch, Robert Kiyosaki and Spencer Johnson. A graduate of the London School of Economics, editor Tom Butler-Bowdon spent years researching hundreds of works to compile the best of the best to help you explore the financial and spiritual path to wealth, and gain insights into the secrets of success
Across America on an emigrant train by Jim Murphy( )

7 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Combines an account of Robert Louis Stevenson's experiences as he traveled from New York to California by train in 1870 and a description of the building and operation of railroads in nineteenth-century America
On the court with-- Michael Jordan by Matt Christopher( )

9 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and held by 576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the life and basketball career of the high-scoring player with the Chicago Bulls, who made a brief attempt to play minor league baseball in 1994
Holy Bible. the historical books of the Old Testament( )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Word-for-word unabridged recording of Joshua, Judges, and Ruth, narrated in contemporary language for easy understanding
Holy Bible. the historical books of the Old Testament( )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Word-for-word unabridged recording of Ezra, Nehemiah, and Esther, narrated in contemporary language for easy understanding
The good rat a true story by Jimmy Breslin( Recording )

6 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A street-savvy journey behind the scenes of the Mafia during its golden era chronicles the people, places, and events that defined organized crime and traces the rise and fall of the mob in New York
How to close every sale by Joe Girard( )

5 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world's greatest salesman serves up field-tested, can't-lose techniques to win lifetime customers--and make every sale stick
 
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Alternative Names
Davidson, Richard, 1940-

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The perfect stormThe cheating culture [why more Americans are doing wrong to get ahead]A darkness more than nightSecrets of the widow's son the mysteries surrounding the sequel to The Da Vinci codeThe punch one night, two lives, and the fight that changed basketball foreverOn the court with-- Michael JordanThe good rat a true story