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Fri Mar 21 17:15:42 2014 UTClccn-no980826760.10Turbulence0.200.47Le Dernier roi d'Ecosse /85399230Giles_Fodenno 980826764719166Foden, G.フォーデン, ジャイルズlccn-no2006041480McAvoy, James1979-prfactlccn-no2001011781Brock, Jeremy1959-sceauslccn-nr2002006706Washington, Kerry1977-prfactlccn-no2007049663Bryer, Lisaprolccn-no2007049664Steel, Charlesprolccn-no2007049666Slate Filmslccn-n80004342Amin, Idi1925-2003lccn-no2007038483Morgan, Peter1963-sceauslccn-no95032514McBurney, Simonactlccn-no2007049665Cowboy FilmsFoden, Giles1967-FictionHistoryDramaFilm adaptationsAdventure storiesPolitical fictionSuspense fictionSourcesAmin, Idi,UgandaPhysician and patientPolitical scienceDictatorsGenocideFoden, Giles,PhysiciansWeather forecastingScotlandAtmospheric turbulenceMeteorologistsOperation OverlordMilitary campaignsSouth Africa--LadysmithSiege of Ladysmith (South Africa : 1899-1900)Africa--Lake TanganyikaWorld War (1914-1918)Africa--German East AfricaSiegesDespotismGreat BritainScotland--GlasgowSea controlToutou (Gunboat)Mimi (Gunboat)Marine biologistsTerrorismTanzania--ZanzibarSouth African War (1899-1902)Social aspectsSpicer-Simson, Geoffrey Basil,PacifistsWorld War (1939-1945)France--NormandyMilitary meteorologyThrillers (Motion pictures)Government physiciansProse, Francine,DramaGrossman, DavidAmerican literatureLiterature, ModernHerr, Michael,Poetry, ModernEuropean literatureLiterature--Theory, etcTillman, LynneLiteraturePlots (Drama, novel, etc.)19671998199920002001200220032004200520062007200820092010201120122013851580270823.914PR6056.O27ocn762430231ocn800021773ocn780839816ocn780681157ocn762429785ocn422137539ocn847558400ocn743033711ocn779750551ocn780766404ocn809851185ocn723762158ocn723808917ocn723865637143034ocn039545754book19980.20Foden, GilesThe last king of ScotlandHistoryFictionAdventure storiesSuspense fictionA Scottish doctor who is personal physician to the African dictator, Idi Amin, is seduced by his charm and the perks of office to the point where he ignores the dictator's unspeakable brutality. Now back in Scotland, Dr. Nicholas Garrigan questions his complicity and finds the answer in the corruption of power. A first novel+-+9518590285123512ocn471792412book20090.18Foden, GilesTurbulenceFictionThe D-day landings--the fate of 2.5 million men, three thousand landing craft and the entire future of Europe depend on the right weather conditions on the English Channel on a single day. A team of Allied scientists is charged with agreeing on an accurate forecast five days in advance. But is it even possible to predict the weather so far ahead? Wallace Ryman has devised a system that comprehends all of this--but he is a reclusive pacifist who stubbornly refuses to divulge his secrets. Henry Meadows, a young math prodigy, is sent to Scotland to uncover Ryman's system and apply it to the Normandy landings. But turbulence proves more elusive than anyone could have imagined. When Henry meets Gill, Ryman's beautiful wife, events, like the weather, begin to spiral out of control.--From publisher description+-+922740258593221ocn041940228book19990.20Foden, GilesLadysmithHistoryFictionA harrowing novel of the Boer War visits the South African town of Ladysmith in 1899, which has been surrounded by Boer forces and threatened with destruction+-+857459028563111ocn056982320book20040.21Foden, GilesMimi and Toutou's big adventure : the bizarre battle of Lake TanganyikaAfter going into battle wearing a skirt and becoming the god of an African tribe by showing them his tattoos, he is acclaimed a hero. But the truth about the battle is somewhat more complex."--Jacket+-+520695559648913ocn077080170rcrd20060.14Foden, GilesThe last king of ScotlandHistoryFictionA Scottish doctor who is personal physician to the African dictator, Idi Amin, is seduced by his charm and the perks of office to the point where he ignores the dictator's unspeakable brutality. Now back in Scotland, Dr. Nicholas Garrigan questions his complicity and finds the answer in the corruption of power. A first novel+-+05430613252708ocn056648271book20040.24Foden, GilesMimi and Toutou go forth : the bizarre battle of Lake Tanganyika+-+70009636253242659ocn050433113book20020.31Foden, GilesZanzibarFictionPolitical fictionNick Karolides is a marine biologist working on coral reef protection off Zanzibar - the island of slaves, sultans & spices that has signified both the exotic & the malcontent. He meets Miranda Powers & is soon embroiled in a terrorist conspiracy+-+276057620532412933ocn762430231visu20060.20Macdonald, KevinThe last king of ScotlandHistoryFictionDramaFilm adaptationsNick Garrigan has just graduated from medical school in his native Scotland, seeking a change he travels to 1970's era Uganda with the vague but well-intentioned notion of providing aid to the impovershed locals. After aiding newly-appointed dictator Idi Amin in a car collision, Amin asks Nick to serve as his personal physician1296ocn456623970com20060.13Foden, GilesThe last king of ScotlandFictionAdventure storiesSuspense fictionWhat would it be like to become Idi Amin's personal physician? This is the story of a young Scottish doctor drawn into the heart of the Ugandan dictator's surreal and brutal regime. Privy to Amin's thoughts and ambitions, he is both fascinated and appallled. As Uganda plungs into civil chaos he realises action is imperative - but which way should he jump?733ocn202397079book19980.18Foden, GilesDe laatste koning van SchotlandWanneer een jonge Schotse arts opklimt tot lijfarts van Idi Amin in Oeganda, beseft hij nog niet welk een wrede tiran deze president is681ocn656150891book20070.12Foden, GilesUntitled novel : Foden+-+6270576205324677ocn715431376rcrd20090.10Foden, GilesTurbulenceFictionThe D-Day landings: the fate of 2.5 million men, 3,000 landing craft, and the entire future of Europe depends on the right weather conditions on the English Channel on a single day. A team of Allied scientists is charged with agreeing on an accurate forecast five days in advance. But is it even possible to predict the weather so far ahead?402ocn047849998rcrd20010.10Foden, GilesLadysmithHistoryFiction301ocn066753691book20030.17Foden, GilesZanzibarReconstructie van de aanslagen op Amerikaanse ambassades in Oost-Afrika in 1998 door terroristen281ocn067718252book20000.19Foden, GilesDe belegeringTijdens het beleg van het Zuid-Afrikaanse grensstadje Ladysmith tijdens de Boerenoorlog (1899-1902) ontwikkelt zich een liefdesgeschiedenis met een onverwachte ontknoping252ocn154312629rcrd19990.10Foden, GilesThe last king of ScotlandHistoryFictionWhat would it be like to be Idi Amin's personal physician? A young Scottish doctor is drawn into the heart of the Ugandan dictator's surreal and brutal régime. Privy to Amin's thoughts and ambitions, he is both fascinated and appalled. As Uganda plunges into civil chaos he realises action is imperative. But which way should he jump?242ocn045861513book20000.47Foden, GilesLe Dernier roi d'EcosseAnalyse : Roman historique. Roman de société204ocn053112272book20030.47Foden, GilesLes tortues de ZanzibarAnalyse : Roman de société151ocn059567636book19990.33The Guardian centurySources+-+8918066936324155ocn076307397book20010.31Foden, GilesDer letzte König von Schottland : RomanDer schottische Arzt Garrigan wird durch Zufall zum Leibarzt des ugandischen Staatspräsidenten Idi Amin Dada und erlebt aus direkter Nähe das Schreckensregime des grössenwahnsinnigen Diktators mit. - Biografischer Roman23433ocn081984531visu20070.20Macdonald, KevinThe last king of ScotlandHistoryFictionDramaFilm adaptationsNick Garrigan has just graduated from medical school in his native Scotland, seeking a change he travels to 1970's era Uganda with the vague but well-intentioned notion of providing aid to the impovershed locals. After aiding newly-appointed dictator Idi Amin in a car collision, Amin asks Nick to serve as his personal physician241ocn644706541com20070.37Contemporary literary criticismCriticism, interpretation, etcStories, plots, etcCovers authors who are currently active or who died after December 31, 1959. Profiles novelists, poets, playwrights and other creative and nonfiction writers by providing criticism taken from books, magazines, literary reviews, newspapers and scholarly journals+-+7444212325+-+9227402585+-+9227402585Fri Mar 21 15:52:49 EDT 2014batch19904