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Griesemer, John

Overview
Works: 24 works in 89 publications in 5 languages and 2,382 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Television plays, American  Domestic fiction  Television adaptations  History  Film and video adaptations  Suspense fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Interviews 
Roles: Author, Actor, Creator, Performer
Classifications: PS3607.R54, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about John Griesemer
Publications by John Griesemer
Most widely held works by John Griesemer
Signal & noise by John Griesemer( Book )
19 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,030 libraries worldwide
In a novel chronicling the laying of the trans-Atlantic cable, American engineer Chester Ludlow, his wife Franny, journalist Jack Trace, and musician Katerina Lindt and her husband, Joachim, become caught up in the excitement of the project
No one thinks of Greenland by John Griesemer( Book )
12 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and Dutch and held by 713 libraries worldwide
Rudy Spruance is assigned to start a base newspaper at a top-secret military hospital in Qangattarsa, Greenland
Thornton Wilder's Our town two historic productions on two DVD ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 376 libraries worldwide
The time is the early 20th century, in Grovers Corners, New Hampshire, and centers on the Webb and Gibbs families, who live next door to each other. Emily Webb and George Gibbs are two young people who grow up, fall in love with gentle glances and sweet words, get married, and are eventually separated by death. On the surface, there is all this nostalgia, but there are dark currents in Grovers Corners, little ironies and inconsistencies that are often commented on by the Stage Manager, and are embodied in the person of the town drunk, Simon Stimson
Signaal en ruis by John Griesemer( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in Dutch and held by 56 libraries worldwide
De levens van een aantal mensen die in de periode 1857-1866 betrokken zijn bij de aanleg van een onderzeese telegraafkabel tussen Europa en de Verenigde Staten
Rausch : Roman by John Griesemer( Book )
15 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in German and Undetermined and held by 54 libraries worldwide
1866 gelang es der Besatzung des Dampfseglers äGreatEasternä, des zu seiner Zeit grössten Schiffs, die Verlegung des ersten Transatlatikkabels zwischen Europa und Amerika abzuschliessen. Der Roman schildert die jahrelangen Anstrengungen, die zur Verwirklichung dieses ehrgeizigen Projekts nötig waren und lässt den Zeithintergrund und die technisch-historisch interessanten Fakten durch die Schicksale der beteiligten Personen lebendig werden. Der Titel bezieht sich auf den für die Zeit typischen Fortschrittsrausch - ein Rausch, von dem die visionären Ingenieure, Finanziers und Erbauer des Schiffes erfasst wurden, der sie aber auch ihre Frauen und Familien vergessen liess. Im Mittelpunkt steht ein amerikanischer Ingenieur, der sich mit Haut und Haaren der Idee Transatlantikkabel verschrieben hat und der sich während der Suche nach Investoren in eine andere Frau verliebt
Henry hill ( visu )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
After failing a New York audition, childhood musical prodigy, Henry Hill, puts a gun to his head and fires. But God has other plans. All bandaged up, Henry returns home to, well, get his head back together. This critically acclaimed, festival award winning coming of age story is accented with understated humor, as we watch Henry's attempts to find his way, viewed by his folks through a halo of mystery and danger after his failed suicide attempt. One day a beautiful woman drives up, crying, lost and looking for directions. She wants to go to New York. Henry falls in love but will he find the guts to return with her?
Niemand denkt an Grönland : Roman by John Griesemer( Book )
7 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in German and Undetermined and held by 25 libraries worldwide
In einem Lager für Kriegsversehrte auf Grönland kommt Corporal Spruance im Jahre 1959 einem fürchterlichen Geheimnis auf die Spur
Herzschlag : Roman by John Griesemer( Book )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in German and Undetermined and held by 24 libraries worldwide
Kurz nach den Anschlägen auf das World Trade Center erwacht Noah Pingree aus dem Koma. Von den Ereignissen des 11. Septembers hat der New Yorker Schauspieler nichts mitgekriegt, denn direkt zuvor hatte er einen Schlaganfall. Seine Freundin erzählt ihm von den Ereignissen - während er selbst mit den körperlichen Folgen des Anfalls kämpft. Er flüchtet sich in Erinnerungen an seine Kindheit, als er in den 50er- und 60er-Jahren in der Schauspielschule der berühmten Dorthea Holtz seine Leidenschaft fürs Theater entdeckte
Windy acres ( visu )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 18 libraries worldwide
A New York City marketing ace, Stephanie, comes to Vermont on a whim after being fired from her job. Her path crosses with Vermonter Lucien, owner of a flagging farm that Stepanie sets out to micro-manage in order to bring it fame and fortune. Everything that could go wrong does, as this offbeat ensemble of characters makes their way through this original Vermont-made comedy series
Roy auf dem Dach : Storys by John Griesemer( Book )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in German and Undetermined and held by 14 libraries worldwide
Ein Vater schubst seinen Sohn ein bisschen zu heftig, zwei Freunde zögern zu lang, als ein Kumpel verletzt wird, eine Exfreundin taucht auf, ein Anruf lässt eine Affäre auffliegen. Wohin der Weg dieser Menschen fortan führt, lässt der Autor offen, nur den letzte Satz scheint den möglichen weiteren Verlauf der Geschichte zu beinhalten. - Erzählungen des gefeierten Schriftstellers John Griesemer
Where the rivers flow north ( visu )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
The spectacular but unforgiving terrain of 1927 Vermont sets the stage for this collision between high-stakes progress and a frontier way of life. Legendary Yankee log-driver, Noel Lord defies power company boss, Clayton Farnsworth who orders Lord and his feisty American Indian mate off their soon-to-be flooded land. Farnsworth never met a man he couldn't buy ... but then, he'd never met Noel Lord
Rausch Hörspiel by John Griesemer( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in German and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Nothing like dreaming ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
A film about a fire artist and a troubled teenage girl in rural Vermont. In their fortuitous encounter, forged by fire, he makes peace with the past and she takes control of her destiny. Together they build a mysterious musical instrument that provides a path to their healing
Our town by Thornton Wilder( visu )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
This Broadway revival of Thornton Wilder's 1938 play ran at the Lyceum Theatre from Dec. 4, 1988 to April 2, 1989. The television version was taped at the Lyceum with no audience present
Springfield Underground ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Part of a series of programs that presents the unique heritage of the Ozarks. This segment looks at the Springfield Underground in Springfield, Mo. In this cave-like geological setting beneath Springfield resides a long-time and historic business known as Springfield Underground. John Griesemer discusses the beginnings of the Springfield Underground in the era of his grandfather, Joe Griesemer, and its unique applications in today's businiess and industry
Guy X ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Rudy awakens in an Army Hospital to find that he has been mistakenly sent to a base deep in the frozen wastes of Greenland. There he uncovers the secret of The Wing, a hospice for American casualties from a reckless mission in the Vietnam War
Weit draussen ( Book )
2 editions published in 2007 in German and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Niemand denkt an Grönland by John Griesemer( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 2004 in German and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Where the rivers flow north Tam kjer reke tečejo severno ( visu )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Rausch Hörspiel ; Produktion Südwestfunk ( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in German and held by 1 library worldwide
 
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Languages
English (39)
German (35)
Spanish (2)
Dutch (2)
French (1)
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