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Shrake, Edwin

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Works: 110 works in 279 publications in 3 languages and 14,933 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Anecdotes  History  Biography  Drama  Golf stories  Manuscripts 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Editor, Scenarist, Collaborator
Classifications: GV965, 796.352
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Harvey Penick's little red book : lessons and teachings from a lifetime in golf by Harvey Penick( Book )
5 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and held by 1,672 libraries worldwide
Golf coach Harvey Penick presents wisdom culled from his more than eighty years on the course, covering the physical and mental aspects of the game
Willie : an autobiography by Willie Nelson( Book )
12 editions published between 1988 and 2000 in English and held by 1,493 libraries worldwide
An autobiography of the country music star including his childhood in the Depression, his career achievements, and personal life
And if you play golf, you're my friend : further reflections of a grown caddie by Harvey Penick( Book )
3 editions published between 1993 and 1999 in English and held by 1,030 libraries worldwide
Contains stories about golf and golfers, golf instruction, and authors' personal insights into the sport
Bootlegger's boy by Barry Switzer( Book )
4 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 1,022 libraries worldwide
Barry examines his life and football career, telling about his own techniques for recruiting players and the strategies that made his teams great
The borderland : a novel of Texas by Edwin Shrake( Book )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 970 libraries worldwide
The immigrant frontier culture clashes with the Native American/Mexican cultures in this epic adventure story
The game for a lifetime : more lessons and teachings by Harvey Penick( Book )
4 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and held by 830 libraries worldwide
In a collection of inspirational golfing wisdom, the author provides entertaining recollections and practical advice for golfers of all ages
For all who love the game : lessons and teachings for women by Harvey Penick( Book )
2 editions published between 1995 and 1999 in English and held by 785 libraries worldwide
Offers advice and techniques for women golfers to improve different aspects of their game
The borderland by Edwin Shrake( file )
8 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 697 libraries worldwide
Doc Swift -- half Cherokee, half Irish, part medical doctor, past healer -- seeks the supernatural creature who guards the treasures and wisdom of his tribal ancestors. But first he needs to find the German settler named Gruber who had reportedly encountered the beast deep in the lands of Comancheria
Custer's brother's horse by Edwin Shrake( Book )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 643 libraries worldwide
Begins with Confederate captain Jerod Robin waiting to be hanged for murder in Austin. Also in the hoosegow waiting for the hangman is blustery English novelist Edmund Varney, who is accused of stealing the horse of Lt. Tom Custer, the famous general's younger brother. Their jailer and tormentor is Santana Leatherwood, leader of a cold-blooded family of misfits who want Robin dead because of a family feud?and Varney dead just for the fun of it
But not for love by Edwin Shrake( file )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 615 libraries worldwide
Fort Worth lawyer Ben Carpenter is facing an almost unwinnable case against a powerful Dallas businessman. It could shatter Ben's career. When his friends throw him a riotous 30th birthday party, at first Ben is depressed. But someone suggests they go to the Cinco de Mayo festival in Mexico. Now armed with booze and litle green pills, the party sets off for the border. What Ben doesn't know is that he is heading straight for a strange confrontation--with his opponent
Tom Horn by William Wiard( visu )
11 editions published between 1980 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 497 libraries worldwide
When he rode into Wyoming in 1900, Tom Horn was already a legend. He was as successful at wiping out rustlers as he had been at everything else he'd tried. But the West was changing, and a free spirit like Horn was a liability to the men who had hired him. Based on the true story, Tom Horn presents a harsher, less romantic vision of the West, but one that remains true to the frontier's raging spirit
Billy Boy : a novel by Edwin Shrake( Book )
8 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 414 libraries worldwide
With only a vague idea of how he's going to live, Billy heads over to Colonial Country Club, where he just might see his hero, Ben Hogan. What he finds there, under the watchful eye of his guardian spirit, teaches him unforgettable lessons about golf, life, love and honor
Blessed McGill by Edwin Shrake( Book )
11 editions published between 1968 and 2007 in English and held by 405 libraries worldwide
Peter Hermano McGill, awaiting his death, looks back over his life in nineteenth-century Texas, discussing his adventures as an Indian scalper, buffalo hunter, and gold miner, and his surprising elevation to sainthood
The wisdom of Harvey Penick : lessons and thoughts from the collected writings of golf's best-loved teacher by Harvey Penick( Book )
3 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 352 libraries worldwide
Night never falls by Edwin Shrake( Book )
4 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in English and held by 325 libraries worldwide
Hard-driving, hard-drinking Harry Sparrow, an American journalist based in London in the 1950s, arranges to be flown into the last great battle of the French in Vietnam, Dien Bien Phu
Limo by Dan Jenkins( Book )
6 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in English and held by 315 libraries worldwide
Mallory, head of network planning, has a lunatic boss who dreams up an impossible program concept. Mallory struggles to make the deadline in a ribald, chaotic mess
Strange peaches; a novel by Edwin Shrake( Book )
7 editions published between 1972 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 218 libraries worldwide
A TV western star quits his successful series and returns to Dallas to make a documentary film that reveals the truth about his home town. His quest forces him to learn if he is capable of using his six-gun for real as he moves from booze and radical politics in oil men's palaces into the infamous Carousel Club and the underworld of arms and dope smuggling in a city ripe for the murder of a President
Land of the permanent wave : an Edwin "Bud" Shrake reader by Edwin Shrake( Book )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 130 libraries worldwide
This anthology is the first to present and explore Shrake's writing completely, including his journalism, fiction, and film work, both published and previously unpublished
But not for love by Edwin Shrake( Book )
10 editions published between 1964 and 2011 in English and held by 127 libraries worldwide
Fort Worth lawyer Ben Carpenter is facing an almost unwinnable case against a powerful Dallas businessman. It could shatter Ben's career. When his friends throw him a riotous 30th birthday party, at first Ben is depressed. But someone suggests they go to the Cinco de Mayo festival in Mexico. Now armed with booze and litle green pills, the party sets off for the border. What Ben doesn't know is that he is heading straight for a strange confrontation--with his opponent
Harvey Penick's little red book by Harvey Penick( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 124 libraries worldwide
A collection that is full of inspiration and homespun wisdom that reflects Penick's great love of golf as well as his great talent for teaching
 
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Alternative Names
Shrake, Bud.
Shrake, Edwin
Shrake, Edwin 1931-2009
シュレイク, バド
Languages
English (132)
French (2)
Spanish (1)
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