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Puzo, Mario 1920-1999

Overview
Works: 883 works in 4,478 publications in 37 languages and 61,246 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Detective and mystery fiction  Gangster films  Film adaptations  History  Crime films  Domestic fiction  Superhero films  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Author, Creator, Author of screenplay, Bibliographic antecedent, Scenarist, Conceptor, Narrator, Other, Actor, Interviewee, Contributor, Composer, Recipient
Classifications: PS3566.U9, 813.54
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Mario Puzo's The godfather by Francis Ford Coppola( visu )
275 editions published between 1972 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 5,832 libraries worldwide
It is the late 1940s in New York and "Don" Vito Corleone is the head of a powerful Mafia "family." His youngest son Michael had defied Vito by enlisting in the Marines to fight in World War II. Michael has returned with no intention of continuing the family business, but after several assassination attempts on his father's life, Michael wants revenge on the men responsible. He is groomed as the new don, leading the family to a new era of prosperity, then launching a campaign of murderous revenge against those who once tried to wipe out his family
The godfather by Mario Puzo( Book )
388 editions published between 1969 and 2017 in 12 languages and held by 5,770 libraries worldwide
Novel delves into the operation of the Cosa Nostre by focusing on Mafia leader Vito Corteleone and his underworld domain
Omerta by Mario Puzo( Book )
172 editions published between 2000 and 2017 in 24 languages and held by 3,938 libraries worldwide
When Don Raymonde Aprile, an old-school Mafia leader who has retired, is killed, it is not his children, who were kept strictly away from their father's business, who seek to avenge him, but his Sicilian-born ward, Astorre, the son of an even greater Mafia chieftain
The Sicilian : a novel by Mario Puzo( Book )
179 editions published between 1981 and 2017 in 18 languages and held by 3,790 libraries worldwide
After his three-year exile in Sicily, Michael Corleone is charged to return to America with Salvatore Giuliano, a young Sicilian bandit whose activities have angered the head of the Sicilian Mafia
The last don by Mario Puzo( Book )
133 editions published between 1966 and 2017 in 10 languages and held by 3,478 libraries worldwide
The Mafia moves into the world of films. The protagonist is Dominico Clericuzio, an aging mobster involved in gambling. He decides to extend his empire into Hollywood to provide a more secure future for his family. By the author of The Godfather
The family : a novel by Mario Puzo( Book )
79 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in 11 languages and held by 2,909 libraries worldwide
Rodrigo Borgia, Pope Alexander VI, and his children are at the center of the passions and intrigue that swirls around fifteenth-century Rome
The fourth K : a novel by Mario Puzo( Book )
116 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in 13 languages and held by 2,856 libraries worldwide
When a terrorist targets his daughter, President Francis Xavier Kennedy responds with bloody decision
Fools die : a novel by Mario Puzo( Book )
141 editions published between 1978 and 2015 in 12 languages and held by 2,580 libraries worldwide
Merlyn, a famous writer, is addicted to Las Vegas Casinos and the delights of Hollywood
The fortunate pilgrim by Mario Puzo( Book )
197 editions published between 1964 and 2017 in 16 languages and held by 2,567 libraries worldwide
Lucia Santa came to New York from the mountain farms of Italy because she knew there had to be a better life. But what she finds in the streets of Hell's Kitchen is a life to break a strong woman's heart. Two tragic marriages, six children to support by herself, a fiery-hearted daughter who insists on living and loving as an American, an oldest son who gets involved with the Mafia. And through it all, Lucia Santa - wife, widow, mother, grandmothers - endures as a woman of incomparable dignity, courage, and passion
Superman by Richard Donner( visu )
102 editions published between 1978 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 2,457 libraries worldwide
As an infant, Superman is sent to earth from the doomed planet Krypton. As he grows up, he learns he has super powers which he must hide from the ordinary mortals around him
The godfather returns by Mark Winegardner( Book )
14 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and Serbian and held by 2,313 libraries worldwide
A sequel to Mario Puzo's novel, "The Godfather," continues the saga of the Corleone family, beginning in 1955 and recounting the events that occurred between the end of the original novel and the episodes chronicled in Coppola's movie sequels
The godfather's revenge by Mark Winegardner( Book )
15 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,587 libraries worldwide
In the final installment of the saga of the Corleone crime family, New Orleans under-boss Carlo Tramonti is deported to Colombia and turns dangerously vengeful, triggering a series of events that change the course of American history
The godfather by Mario Puzo( Sound Recording )
72 editions published between 1969 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,245 libraries worldwide
The leader, Vito Corleone, is the Godfather. He is a benevolent despot who stops at nothing to gain and hold power. His command post is a fortress on Long Island from which he presides over a vast underground empire that includes the rackets, gambling, bookmaking, and unions. His influence runs through all levels of American society, from the cop on the beat to the nation's mighty
Superman II by Richard Lester( visu )
41 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,193 libraries worldwide
This epic takes up where Superman, the movie leaves off. Superman deals witha trio of villains whose powers rival Superman's own
The godfather by Francis Ford Coppola( visu )
41 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in English and Italian and held by 1,189 libraries worldwide
In the final installment of the Godfather Trilogy, an aging Don Michael Corleone seeks to legitimize his crime family's interests and remove himself from the violent underworld but is kept back by the ambitions of the young. While he attempts to link the Corleone's finances with the Vatican, Michael must deal with the machinations of a hungrier gangster seeking to upset the existing Mafioso order and a young protégé's love affair with his daughter
The family by Mario Puzo( Sound Recording )
29 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 909 libraries worldwide
"In the 15th century, the Vatican is corrupt, secretive, and political. Rodrigo Borgia, who becomes Pope Alexander VI through sheer bribery, stands at its center. A worldly pope, his lustful appetites are matched only by his love for his children, sons and daughters including the beautiful Lucrezia and the handsome warrior Ceasare."--Page [4] of cover.--
The dark arena by Mario Puzo( Book )
93 editions published between 1955 and 2017 in 9 languages and held by 783 libraries worldwide
"After coming home at the end of World War II, Walter Mosca finds himself too restless for his civilian role in America. So he returns to Germany to find the woman he had once loved?and to start some kind of life in a vanquished country. But ahead of Walter stretches a dark landscape of defeat and intrigue, as he succumbs to the corrupting influences of a malevolent time. Now he enters a different kind of war, one in which he must make a fateful decision?between love and ambition, passion and greed, life and death. ..."--Publisher's website
The Cotton Club by Francis Ford Coppola( visu )
33 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 769 libraries worldwide
Francis Ford Coppala's recreation of the passion and violence of the "jazz age" through the character of a trumpet player, Dixie Dwyer. Dwyer (Gere) was one of the few men who could walk the violent line between music and the mob. Then one night, in the Cotton Club, he discovers Vera Cicero (Lane) and suddenly his life becomes even hotter than his music
El padrino by Mario Puzo( Book )
132 editions published between 1969 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 727 libraries worldwide
An inside look at the operations of the Cosa Nostra focuses on Mafia leader Vito Corleone, his family, and his underworld domain
Omerta by Mario Puzo( Sound Recording )
39 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 690 libraries worldwide
When Don Raymonde Aprile, an old-school Mafia leader who has retired, is killed, it is not his children, who were kept strictly away from their father's business, who seek to avenge him, but his Sicilian-born ward, Astorre, the son of an even greater Mafia chieftain
 
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controlled identity Cleri, Mario, 1920-1999

Cleri, Mario.
Cleri, Mario 1920-1999
Mario Pjuzo
Mario Puzo Amerikaans auteur
Mario Puzo pisarz amerykański
Mario Puzo scrittore e sceneggiatore statunitense
Mario Puzo US-amerikanischer Krimi-Schriftsteller
Mario Puzo yhdysvaltalainen kirjailija
Mario Pyuzo
Marius Puzo
Pʹi︠u︡zo, Mario 1920-1999
Pʹjuzo, M. 1920-1999
Pʹjuzo, Mario 1920-1999
Puco, Mario, 1920-1999
Puzo M. 1920-1999
Puzo, Mário
Puzo, Mario̕ 1920-1999
Μάριο Πούτζο
Марио Пузо
Марыё П’юза
Маріо П'юзо
Пьюзо М. 1920-1999
Пьюзо, Марио
Пьюзо, Марио 1920-1999
Մարիո Պյուզո
מריו פוזו סופר ותסריטאי אמריקאי
ماريو بوزو
ماریو پوزو فیلمنامه‌نویس و نویسنده آمریکایی
मारियो पुझो
মারিও পুজো
ਮਾਰੀਓ ਪੁਝੋ
മരിയൊ പുസൊ
მარიო პიუზო
마리오 푸조
プーズォ, マリオ
プーヅォ
プーヅォ, マリオ
マリオ・プーゾ
馬里奧·普佐
Languages
English (1,352)
Spanish (237)
German (228)
Italian (142)
Polish (112)
French (55)
Russian (44)
Chinese (23)
Vietnamese (20)
Dutch (18)
Danish (15)
Portuguese (13)
Czech (11)
Swedish (10)
Croatian (9)
Slovenian (8)
Hungarian (7)
Indonesian (6)
Turkish (6)
Serbian (6)
Japanese (5)
Korean (3)
Bokmal, Norwegian (3)
Catalan (3)
Hebrew (2)
Panjabi (2)
Romanian (2)
Urdu (2)
Thai (2)
Amharic (1)
Lithuanian (1)
Greek, Modern [1453- ] (1)
Multiple languages (1)
Latvian (1)
Hindi (1)
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