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Barrett, Sean

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Works: 787 works in 1,949 publications in 1 language and 20,905 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Psychological fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Television adaptations  Biography  Film adaptations  Television series 
Roles: Narrator, Performer, Author, Actor, Other, nar, Translator
Classifications: PR2831, 822.33
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Publications about Sean Barrett
Publications by Sean Barrett
Most widely held works about Sean Barrett
 
Most widely held works by Sean Barrett
Cathedral by William R Cook( visu )
3 editions published between 1986 and 2006 in English and held by 824 libraries worldwide
Combines location sequences and animation to show the building of a Gothic cathedral. Begins with a tour of Chartres, Reims, Amiens, Bourges, Beauvais, Notre Dame de Paris, Laon, and the Royal Abbey Church of St. Denis. Discusses life in the medieval era and how churches were a center of life
Shatter by Michael Robotham( Sound Recording )
16 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in English and held by 808 libraries worldwide
Psychologist Joe O'Laughlin fails to stop a confused woman from jumping off a bridge to her death. Joe knows she had been talking on a cellphone. Now he needs to find out who--or what--was on the other end of the line
The wilderness by Samantha Harvey( file )
8 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 572 libraries worldwide
After he is diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease, Jake Jameson retires from his architectural firm and begins reflecting on his life. As the hazy recollections come forth, Jake emerges as an unreliable--and perhaps unsympathetic--narrator
In search of Mozart by Phil Grabsky( visu )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 522 libraries worldwide
Neglected genius? Wunderkind? Rebellious superstar? Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's (1756 - 1791) legend has become a series of myths that have made it almost impossible for a 21st century audience to know who the real man was. In Search of Mozart goes a long way to unravel these myths and understand the truth about this multi-faceted character. Via a detailed journey, we go to places to which Mozart is known to have travelled. This three-part series goes to the heart of old Europe and to that of genius itself. In Search of Mozart seeks to answer why Mozart is thought of as one of the world's greatest musical geniuses. Also, it asks what makes him so sublime to some, and a little too sickly to others? And what was the world like in which he travelled? Narrated through contemporary letters and accounts, In Search of Mozart features music from Europe's greatest orchestras and finest musicians; expert interviews; and some stunning towns and cities that Mozart both visited and performed in
Kafka on the shore by Haruki Murakami( Sound Recording )
11 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 405 libraries worldwide
Kafka on the shore is the latest novel by Japan's leading literary novelist, who developed a world-wide cult reputation with Norwegian wood. In Kafka on the shore, Murakami continues with his remarkable combination of profound insight into humankind with a totally credible touch of the fantastical -- a unique tour de force. The teenager Kafka Tamura goes on the run and holes up in a strange library in a small country town. Concurrently, Nakata, a finder of lost cats, goes on a puzzling odyssey across Japan. Only gradually do we find how these stories interweave
The wreckage by Michael Robotham( Sound Recording )
17 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in English and held by 400 libraries worldwide
In a story inspired by a real-life heist at the Central Bank of Iraq, millions of dollars are missing from Iraqi banks, and journalist Luca Terracini will stop at nothing to find the money. But the closer he gets to the truth, the more his actions reverberate around the world
Bleed for me by Michael Robotham( Sound Recording )
12 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 354 libraries worldwide
Psychologist Joe O'Loughlin's eldest daughter, Charlie, will barely speak to him. And Charlie's rebellious best friend Sienna is getting into more and more trouble, and taking Charlie along for the ride. Sienna has been almost like family to O'Loughlin--a troubled child who for years spent more time in the O'Loghlin residence than her own home. O'Loughlin's worst fears are confirmed when Sienna turns up at his front door, traumatized and covered in blood while her father Ray Hegarty, a celebrated former police officer, is found murdered. When the detective in charge of the case seems all too eager to lay the blame at Sienna's feet rather than malign the honor of a respected former colleague, O'Loughlin begins to make his own inquiries
Golden lion : a novel of heroes in a time of war by Wilbur A Smith( Sound Recording )
16 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and held by 344 libraries worldwide
Twenty years after his father's execution, Hal pursues his efforts to exact revenge, while trying to secure his fortunes and protect his growing family
Gallows thief by Bernard Cornwell( Sound Recording )
12 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 311 libraries worldwide
Rider Sandman, a hero at Waterloo, returns home to a country where corruption and social unrest run rampant, and where "justice" is most often delivered to those whose primary crime is poverty at the end of a hangman's noose. Penniless, Sandman accepts a job investigating the case of a painter due to be hanged for a murder he didn't commit
Close your eyes by Michael Robotham( Sound Recording )
7 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 309 libraries worldwide
When a former student bungles a murder investigation, clinical psychologist Joseph O'Loughlin steps in to face a ruthless killer. A mother and her teenage daughter are found murdered in a remote farmhouse, one defiled by multiple stab wounds and the other posed like Sleeping Beauty waiting for her prince. Joe O'Loughlin is drawn into the investigation when a former student, trading on Joe's reputation by calling himself the 'Mindhunter,' jeopardizes the police inquiry by leaking details to the media and stirring up public anger. With no shortage of suspects and tempers beginning to fray, Joe discovers a link between these murders and a series of brutal attacks where the men and women are choked unconscious and the letter 'A' is carved into their foreheads. As the case becomes ever more complex, nothing is quite what it seems and soon Joe's fate, and that of those closest to him, become intertwined with a merciless, unpredictable killer
Antonín Dvořák by Jeremy Siepmann( file )
7 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 306 libraries worldwide
The life and music of the composer Antonín Dvořák is given with many musical examples
Watching you by Michael Robotham( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 304 libraries worldwide
Marnie Logan often feels like she's being watched. Nothing she can quite put her finger on - a whisper of breath on the back of her neck, or a shadow in the corner of her eye - and now her life is frozen. Her husband Daniel has been missing for more than a year. Depressed and increasingly desperate, she seeks the help of clinical psychologist Joe O'Loughlin. Joe is concerned by Marnie's reluctance to talk about the past, but then she discovers a book packed with pictures, interviews with friends, former teachers, old flames and workmates Daniel was preparing for Marnie's birthday. It was supposed to be a celebration of her life. But it's not the story anyone was expecting
Say you're sorry by Michael Robotham( Sound Recording )
5 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 266 libraries worldwide
Joe O'Loughlin investigates the murder of a married couple during a horrible London blizzard, but does not believe that the prime suspect--a troubled young man who reported the killings but cannot explain why he was at the crime scene--is really the killer
Waiting for Godot by Samuel Beckett( file )
11 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 265 libraries worldwide
Samuel Beckett, one of the great avant-garde Irish dramatists and writers of the second half of the twentieth century, was born on 13 April 1906. He died in 1989. He won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1969. His centenary will be celebrated throughout 2006 with performances of his major plays, but the most popular of them all will be, without doubt, the play with which he first made his name, Waiting for Godot. It opened the gates to the theatre of the absurd as four men appear on the stage, apparently with purpose but (perhaps) waiting for someone called Godot. It is stark, funny, bemusing and still deeply affecting half a century since its first production. In this new recording for Audiobook, John Tydeman, for many years head of BBC Radio Drama, takes a fresh look at one of the milestones in Western drama
Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 252 libraries worldwide
The noble Veronese houses of Montague and Capulet are locked in a bitter feud. When Romeo, a Montague, and Juliet, a Capulet, fall in love they are swept up in a series of violent events and cruel twists of fortune
Heretic by Bernard Cornwell( file )
13 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 222 libraries worldwide
When the English capture Calais, the war with France is is suspended by a truce. But for Thomas of Hookton, there is no end to the fighting. He has to find the grail, the most sacred of Christendom's relics, and sent to his ancestral homeland of Gascony to engineer a confrontation with his deadliest enemy - his cousin, Guy Vexille
First light by Bodie Thoene( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 220 libraries worldwide
Ruled by Rome and manipulated by religious rulers with only selfish interests in mind, the people of the ancient city of Jerusalem wonder if a healer named Yeshua is the Messiah or just another imposter
War cry by Wilbur A Smith( Sound Recording )
6 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 214 libraries worldwide
In the wake of his beloved wife's death, Leon Courtney, the renowned big-game hunter, is raising his young daughter, Saffron, alone in colonial Kenya. As Leon attempts to navigate the murky political waters of this most exquisitely beautiful and wildest of lands, his daughter grows into an independent and headstrong young woman bound for a far different life in Britain, as a student at Oxford. But over the course of more than two decades, spies, traitors, and adventurers will dog their every step. As the fitful years of peace lead to the outbreak of the Second World War, involving Africa once more, Leon and Saffron must fight for their survival
The zone of interest by Martin Amis( Sound Recording )
11 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 211 libraries worldwide
A fictionalized look at the Holocaust told from the human perspective of four different characters: Paul Doll, commandant of a concentration camp; his wife, Hannah Doll, who is far more aware of what is going on around her than her husband realizes; Angelus 'Golo' Thomsen, the privileged nephew of Hitler's personal secretary who falls for Hannah; and Szmul, a Jewish prisoner who works at the camp and witnesses all of the atrocities that happen around him
Brazil : an inconvenient history by Phil Grabsky( visu )
12 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 208 libraries worldwide
Few realize that Brazil was actually the largest participant in the slave trade in the New World. Forty percent of all slaves that survived the Atlantic crossing were destined for Brazil and at one time half of the population of Brazil were slaves. It was the last country to officially abolish slavery in 1888. This production charts Brazil's history of slavery using original texts, letters, accounts and decrees, with commentary by historians, anthropologists and others who recount the effect of centuries of slavery on Brazil today
 
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Alternative Names
Barret, Sean, 1940-
Barrett, Sean D.
SEAN BARRATT
Sean Barrett acteur britannique
Sean Barrett Brits acteur
SEAN BARRETT II
Шон Баррет
شان برت بازیگر بریتانیایی
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English (189)
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