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Jacobs, David 1939-

Overview
Works: 96 works in 259 publications in 5 languages and 11,198 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  History  Television soap operas  Television series  Television programs  Television plays  Television melodramas 
Roles: Author, Actor, Creator, Bibliographic antecedent, Performer, Conceptor, Scenarist, zxx
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4575
Publication Timeline
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Publications about David Jacobs
Publications by David Jacobs
Most widely held works about David Jacobs
 
Most widely held works by David Jacobs
Bridges, canals & tunnels by David Jacobs( Book )
17 editions published in 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,432 libraries worldwide
This historical survey of bridges, tunnels and canals shows how the United States used these structures to solve transportation problems
Master builders of the Middle Ages by David Jacobs( Book )
14 editions published between 1969 and 1970 in 3 languages and held by 839 libraries worldwide
Describes the beginning and development of Gothic architecture as manifested in the massive European cathedrals. Focuses on the lives of those involved with the new architectural crusade--laborers, artisans, and churchmen
Architecture by David Jacobs( Book )
7 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 826 libraries worldwide
Constantinople : city on the Golden Horn by D Jacobs( Book )
1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 746 libraries worldwide
A history of Constantinople, city of many rulers and names, whose land and sea route is the crossroads of Europe and Asia
Beethoven by David Jacobs( Book )
7 editions published in 1970 in 3 languages and held by 674 libraries worldwide
A biography of the famed German musician emphasizing the times in which he lived
Dallas ( visu )
15 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 588 libraries worldwide
"Villain extraordinaire J.R. Ewing (Larry Hagman) pokes a poisoned finger in every pie, stirring up trouble in the family and bringing Ewing Oil to the brink of financial ruin. When someone finally decides J.R. is too bad to live, suspects are as plentiful as tumbleweeds on the Texas plain"--Container
Dallas ( visu )
8 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in English and German and held by 524 libraries worldwide
Power, wealth, sex, glorious extravagance. One place has them all - Dallas. This saga chronicles the exploits of the Ewing family, the wealthy Texas oil millionaires. Includes all 29 shows from season 1 and season 2
Chaplin, the movies, & Charlie by David Jacobs( Book )
5 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 465 libraries worldwide
A biography of one of the most famous film comedians of the twentieth century who contributed greatly to the art of filmmaking both as a performer and as a director
An American conscience; Woodrow Wilson's search for world peace by David Jacobs( Book )
4 editions published in 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 456 libraries worldwide
The story of Woodrow Wilson's fight to gain American entry into the League of Nations at the conclusion of World War I
Disney's America on parade : a history of the U.S.A. in a dazzling, fun-filled pageant by David Jacobs( Book )
6 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 419 libraries worldwide
Text, pictures, and photos record the extravaganza of historical moments produced daily at Disneyland and Walt Disney World to commemorate the bicentennial during 1975 and 1976
Master painters of the Renaissance by David Jacobs( Book )
3 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 400 libraries worldwide
A presentation of the development and contribution of Italian Renaissance painting, with emphasis on ten major artists: Giotto, Masaccio, Piero della Francesca, Botticelli, Leonardo da Vinci, Raphael, Michelangelo, Giorgione, Titian, and Tintoretto
Dallas ( visu )
5 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and German and held by 334 libraries worldwide
Find out the answer to the most exciting cliffhanger in TV history: who shot JR? The saga of the wealthy Ewing family continues - full of sibling wars, adultery, threats of divorce, and doomed new marriages
Dallas ( visu )
10 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in English and French and held by 273 libraries worldwide
J.R. Ewing takes his last breath under very suspicious circumstances but not before stirring up a season's worth of Texas-size trouble. J.R. deviously guides his son, John Ross, in stealing the family business from Christopher and Bobby, while the ladies take their own sides. It's a season of must-see drama. J.R. and his Stetson are laid to rest, he's still calling the shots; bequeathing a legacy he calls his 'masterpiece,' which leaves the normally unshakable Ewing family in shock
Dallas ( visu )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and German and held by 270 libraries worldwide
The Ewing family is struck by tragedy when Jock is presumed dead in a plane crash. J.R. schemes to gain ultimate power of the Ewing business and tries to win Sue Ellen's love back
Dallas ( visu )
6 editions published in 2007 in English and German and held by 259 libraries worldwide
The saga of the wealthy Ewing family continues, full of sibling wars, adultery, reconciliation and power struggles
Dallas ( visu )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and German and held by 247 libraries worldwide
Southfork in flames is just the start of another season. Pam and Bobby split up and other folks team up: Miss Ellie with Clayton Farlow and Sue Ellen with a hunky Dallas darlin' young enough to be her son. Meanwhile, it seems the brothers Ewing may be sharing control of Ewing Oil, guiding the company to more and mightier millions
Dallas ( visu )
2 editions published in 2008 in German and English and held by 239 libraries worldwide
The saga of the wealthy Ewing family in Dallas. The show chronicled the exploits of the Texas oil millionaires
Dallas ( visu )
4 editions published in 2008 in English and German and held by 235 libraries worldwide
"This season some Dallas moneymen take a bath -and one takes a shower. (If you don't know what that means, you're in for a surprise!). The action begins with Southfork mourning the death of Bobby Ewing. But before the tears are dry, folks are up to their oil wells in chicanery, greed and lust. J.R. romps with his mistress, institutionalizes his wife and plots to destroy his new business partner. Mark Graison returns from the presumed dead to complicate Pam's love life. Cliff concocts a can't-miss scheme to grab control of Ewing Oil. A femme fatale shipping CEO vamps J.R., Jack and even Cliff. Then there's a wedding, an adoption, attempted murder, jungle adventure in Colombia and lots, lots more. It's gotta be Dallas, y'all."--Container
Dallas ( visu )
4 editions published in 2009 in English and German and held by 219 libraries worldwide
The saga of the wealthy Ewing family in Dallas. J.R. plots with a mercenary eager to blow up Saudi oilfields, and the Feds get wind of it. A ranch hand has Jock's letters, belt buckle, and memories. Could it be Jock?
Dallas ( visu )
2 editions published in 2010 in German and English and held by 213 libraries worldwide
"For J.R. Ewing, Season 13 is as unlucky as a steer at a Texas barbecue. He starts by lying and cheating Ewing Oil to the brink of destruction and ends by kicking and screaming in a psychiatric hospital. In between he tires of his pretty young wife, seethes while Cliff Barnes's political star rises and bumps into a past he didn't know he had. Meanwhile, Clayton and Miss Ellie investigate a multiple-murder mystery, folks from seasons past unexpectedly return to stir up trouble and Bobby stays busy removing J.R.'s knives from his back, chasing after a Pam look-alike and bringing a new Mrs. Ewing to Southfork"--Container
 
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Alternative Names
David Jacobs Amerikaans scenarioschrijver
David Jacobs amerikansk manusforfattar
David Jacobs amerikansk manusförfattare
David Jacobs amerikansk manusforfatter
David Jacobs amerikansk manuskriptforfatter
Джэйкобс, Дэвид
דייוויד ג'ייקובס
Languages
English (102)
German (12)
French (5)
Danish (2)
Swedish (2)
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