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Macken, Walter 1915-1967

Overview
Works: 75 works in 447 publications in 8 languages and 7,902 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Juvenile works  Drama  Fantasy fiction  Young adult works  Historical fiction  Action and adventure fiction 
Subject Headings: Authors, Irish 
Roles: Author, Actor
Classifications: PZ3.M1958, 823.91
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Publications about Walter Macken
Publications by Walter Macken
Publications by Walter Macken, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Walter Macken
 
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Most widely held works by Walter Macken
Rain on the wind by Walter Macken( Book )
48 editions published between 1950 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 850 libraries worldwide
Novel about the people of a little Irish fishing village
Seek the fair land by Walter Macken( Book )
27 editions published between 1959 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 825 libraries worldwide
Widower and his two small children search for sanctuary in an Ireland torn by fire and sword, during Cromwell's invasion in the 17th century
The flight of the doves by Walter Macken( Book )
40 editions published between 1967 and 2001 in 4 languages and held by 750 libraries worldwide
A twelve-year-old English boy and his seven-year-old sister run away from their stepfather, and set out to reach their grandmother in Western Ireland despite the publicity about their flight and a police search for them
The scorching wind by Walter Macken( Book )
25 editions published between 1964 and 2014 in English and Polish and held by 585 libraries worldwide
Two young brothers join the Irish underground in this novel based on the struggle for Irish nationalism and independence
The silent people by Walter Macken( Book )
27 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 570 libraries worldwide
Historický román představuje střední samostatnou část autorovy trilogie, která líčí dramatický úsek irských dějin v letech 1827-1847. Na příběhu sirotka a psance, jenž bojuje v tajné teroristické skupině proti anglo-irskéaristokracii a získává lásku dcery bohatého statkáře, je ukázán boj irského národa za svébytnost, svobodu vyznání a sociální uvědomění
Island of the Great Yellow Ox by Walter Macken( Book )
17 editions published between 1966 and 2002 in English and held by 537 libraries worldwide
A terrifying storm washes Conor, his little brother, and two American friends up on to Ox Island where they become prisoners of the eccentric Lady Agnes who will stop at nothing to uncover the Druid Treasure
Lord of the mountain; a novel of Ireland by Walter Macken( Book )
23 editions published between 1947 and 2014 in English and held by 479 libraries worldwide
Donn is born to the now mythical role of the Lord of the mountain in a secluded Irish valley, but longs for roaming the world. Once footloose, he finds he is homesick and returns home sixteen years later and brings progress to his "kingdom."
The bogman by Walter Macken( Book )
23 editions published between 1952 and 2014 in English and Dutch and held by 408 libraries worldwide
Walter Macken paints a haunting and memorable portrait rural Ireland. Originally written in 1952, New Island's Modern Irish Classics series brings this magical book back to life
Home is the hero : a play by Walter Macken( Book )
10 editions published between 1953 and 1966 in English and held by 316 libraries worldwide
God made Sunday, and other stories by Walter Macken( Book )
15 editions published between 1962 and 1996 in English and held by 275 libraries worldwide
The green hills, and other stories by Walter Macken( Book )
12 editions published between 1956 and 2007 in English and French and held by 274 libraries worldwide
Recueil de nouvelles qui mettent en scène des pêcheurs, policiers, paysans, hommes et femmes de l'ouest de l'Irlande. Histoires d'amour de petites gens qui ne manifestent jamais leur affection en public
Sullivan by Walter Macken( Book )
18 editions published between 1957 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 197 libraries worldwide
Sullivan is an actor who finally finds success but can it replace the love of a woman from his past?
Quench the moon by Walter Macken( Book )
20 editions published between 1948 and 2014 in English and Dutch and held by 170 libraries worldwide
HISTORICAL FICTION. This is the story of Stephen O'Riordan, a true son of the wild and beautiful land of Connemara, of his hopes and ambitions, and of his passionate and stormy love for Kathleen, sister of his bitterest enemy ...It is also the story of Ireland after twenty-five years of liberty, like Stephen new in its freedom and thought yet primitive in its emotions, its people witty, bawdy, boozy, hard-working, loud-voiced or gentle - but never dull
The quare fellow ( visu )
6 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in English and held by 155 libraries worldwide
A rookie prison guard, and advocate of capital punishment, has a change of heart after he begins an affair with a condemned man's wife and discovers that key evidence was withheld from his trial
Sunset on the window-panes by Walter Macken( Book )
16 editions published between 1954 and 2014 in English and German and held by 142 libraries worldwide
The coll doll, and other stories by Walter Macken( Book )
13 editions published between 1962 and 1979 in English and held by 124 libraries worldwide
Mungo's mansion : a play of Galway life, in three acts by Walter Macken( Book )
9 editions published between 1946 and 1964 in English and held by 105 libraries worldwide
I am alone by Walter Macken( Book )
8 editions published between 1949 and 2000 in English and Dutch and held by 105 libraries worldwide
City of the tribes by Walter Macken( Book )
6 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in English and French and held by 104 libraries worldwide
Twilight of a warrior : a play by Walter Macken( Book )
5 editions published in 1956 in English and held by 81 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Mėkkin, Uolter 1915-1967
Walter Macken irischer Autor und Schauspieler
Walter Macken Irish actor and writer
Уолтер Мэкен
Languages
English (340)
French (13)
Dutch (10)
German (6)
Polish (5)
Czech (4)
Russian (2)
Danish (1)
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