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West, Morris 1916-1999

Works: 441 works in 3,525 publications in 28 languages and 53,779 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  Political fiction  Christian fiction  Religious fiction  Biographical fiction  Biography  History  Historical fiction  Manuscripts 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Editor, Librettist
Classifications: PR9619.3.W4, 823
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The shoes of the fisherman, a novel by Morris West( Book )
200 editions published between 1960 and 2013 in 17 languages and held by 4,240 libraries worldwide
A story about the problems of a newly elected Pope from the Ukraine who has spent many years as a prisoner of the Russians in Siberia. He knows, and has the grudging respect of, Russia's Premier. A subplot of a much more temporal nature is the story of an American newspaperman and a young Italian matron
The clowns of God : a novel by Morris West( Book )
97 editions published between 1981 and 2006 in 11 languages and held by 2,821 libraries worldwide
In the near future Pope Gregory XVII is forced to abdicate after claiming to have received a private revelation of the end of the world
The devil's advocate by Morris West( Book )
103 editions published between 1957 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,735 libraries worldwide
In the southern Italian region of Calabria, a cult of sainthood has grown around Giacomo Nerone, a mysterious figure who appeared in the last years of World War II. A dying English priest is dispatched from Rome as a canonical inquisitor, a Devil's Advocate, to investigate Nerone's sainthood
Lazarus by Morris West( Book )
49 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in 6 languages and held by 2,604 libraries worldwide
"The final volume in Morris West's Vatican trilogy." As Pope Leo's private struggle unfolds, the terrorists move in for the kill. Leo and those close to him are swept up into a fierce international conflict
The Tower of Babel : a novel by Morris West( Book )
121 editions published between 1967 and 1999 in 10 languages and held by 2,460 libraries worldwide
A novel of intrigue and espionage set in the Middle East between October 1966 and January 1967 which reveals, through the interwoven lives of five major characters, the Arab-Israeli conflict and the inner feuds which divide the Arab world
Harlequin : a novel by Morris West( Book )
136 editions published between 1974 and 2009 in 11 languages and held by 2,354 libraries worldwide
George Harlequin, head of an international merchant bank, is caught up in a sophisticated plot involving an international computer operation, an Israeli terrorist, an Arab political organization, hired killers and kidnappers. The action takes place in California, New York, Zurich and Mexico
The Salamander by Morris West( Book )
138 editions published between 1973 and 2001 in 16 languages and held by 2,303 libraries worldwide
A wealthy Italian industrialist calls upon a top intelligence agent to investigate the death of a general
Summer of the red wolf, a novel by Morris West( Book )
96 editions published between 1971 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 2,255 libraries worldwide
A tale of love, rivalry, brotherhood, and violence involving two men and two women in the Outer Hebrides islands of Scotland
The Navigator by Morris West( Book )
44 editions published between 1976 and 2003 in English and held by 2,187 libraries worldwide
The story of one man and his companions who set out on a quest to find the last unknow place on earth
Cassidy by Morris West( Book )
45 editions published between 1986 and 1991 in 5 languages and held by 2,088 libraries worldwide
Cassidy's death leads to his will and as executor, the son-in-law finds himself the target of every crook and politician who ever Cut a dirty deal with the old man. The Estate safe yields gems, heroin, compromising photos of prominent men-stuff of bribery and blackmail
The lovers by Morris West( Book )
33 editions published between 1993 and 1997 in English and Greek, Modern [1453- ] and held by 2,070 libraries worldwide
Bryan Cavanagh, an Irishman from Australia, and the Principessa, the bride of a wealthy American, share a passionate affair in their youth, and then meet again, some forty years later
The ambassador by Morris West( Book )
64 editions published between 1965 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,052 libraries worldwide
An American ambassador in Vietnam faces a moral and political crisis when he is placed in the position of having to decide the fate of the country and the life or death of its rulers
Daughter of silence by Morris West( Book )
99 editions published between 1961 and 1997 in 11 languages and held by 2,019 libraries worldwide
At high noon on a hot summer's day in a Tuscan village, a beautiful young woman shoots a man dead. With this ultimate act of revenge begins a sequence of events that climax in a sensational murder trial that unearths a sinister conspiracy of silence
The world is made of glass : a novel by Morris West( Book )
21 editions published between 1983 and 2000 in English and Korean and held by 1,987 libraries worldwide
Based on a case history recorded in C.G. Jung's autobiography
Masterclass by Morris West( Book )
25 editions published between 1978 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,928 libraries worldwide
When his lover dies, Max Mather inherits artwork. He uncovers a cache of priceless works of art, and embarks on a scam to keep them from her family only to become involved in intrigue and murder
Proteus : a novel by Morris West( Book )
59 editions published between 1900 and 2004 in 11 languages and held by 1,789 libraries worldwide
A fictional investigation of the dilemma faced by modern man when confronted with increasing social violence
Eminence by Morris West( Book )
57 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,675 libraries worldwide
Father Luca Rossini was tortured during the Dirty War in Argentina and only escaped thanks to Isabel with whom he had an affair. Now a cardinal in Rome and front runner in a papal election, Rossini learns that Isabel is coming as the wife of an ambassador and bringing with her their daughter from the affair
Vanishing point by Morris West( Book )
28 editions published between 1996 and 2000 in 6 languages and held by 1,487 libraries worldwide
When Carl chose art over the running of the family banking business, the job was given to his brother-in-law, Larry. Now Larry has disappeared, leaving his wife, but not the company shares. Carl sets out to find him in a dangerous underworld where people pay to disappear
The heretic; a play in three acts by Morris West( Book )
11 editions published between 1969 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 849 libraries worldwide
The last confession by Morris West( Book )
27 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 686 libraries worldwide
Giordano Bruno, Dominican monk and rationalist philosopher, was burnt at the stake in Romes Campo dei Fiori on 17 February 1600. Brunos beliefs and writings were considered heretical by the Catholic Church. Investigated and tortured by the Holy Office of the Inquisition, and incarcerated for seven years in Romes worst prison, Bruno was given the opportunity to recant but chose instead to die for his beliefs. Now, four hundred years later, Morris West brings us Brunos story. This is the last novel Morris West wrote. He died during its final stages
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Alternative Names

controlled identity East, Michael, 1916-1999

controlled identity Morris, Julian, 1916-1999

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East, Michell
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Vests, M. 1916-1999
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West, Morris L. (Morris Langlo), 1916-1999
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Уэст, Моррис 1916-1999
וסט, מוריס ל
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Spanish (215)
German (115)
Italian (64)
Portuguese (48)
French (31)
Dutch (23)
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Swedish (13)
Polish (9)
Norwegian (7)
Finnish (6)
Slovenian (6)
Greek, Modern [1453- ] (5)
Turkish (5)
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Czech (3)
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