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McInerny, Ralph 1929-2010

Overview
Works: 280 works in 1,127 publications in 1 language and 94,158 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  College stories  History  Biography  Detective and mystery stories  Detective and mystery stories, American  Sports stories 
Roles: Author, Translator, Editor, Honoree, Author of introduction
Classifications: PS3563.A31166, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Ralph McInerny
Publications by Ralph McInerny
Publications by Ralph McInerny, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Ralph McInerny
Ethica Thomistica the moral philosophy of Thomas Aquinas by Ralph McInerny( file )
15 editions published between 1982 and 1997 in English and held by 2,149 libraries worldwide
Grave undertakings : a Father Dowling mystery by Ralph McInerny( Book )
17 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,745 libraries worldwide
When the body of a murdered mobster is stolen from its grave, Father Roger Dowling tries to discover whether the body's disappearance is related to the mobster's mysterious death
The widow's mate : a Father Dowling mystery by Ralph McInerny( Book )
12 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 1,682 libraries worldwide
The discovery of the mangled body of Wallace Flanagan in one of his father's cement mixers sends Father Dowling on an investigation into the secret past of the victim, the heir to a lucrative concrete business, who supposedly had left town more than a decade earlier
Blood ties : a Father Dowling mystery by Ralph McInerny( Book )
10 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 1,632 libraries worldwide
When an adopted young woman's search for her birth parents leads to murder, Father Dowling and attorney Amos Cadbury risk the heartbreak and peace of two families as they seek the killer of Martha Lynch's biological father
Ash Wednesday by Ralph McInerny( Book )
11 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 1,632 libraries worldwide
Father Dowling becomes entangled in a decade-old crime when he meets Nathaniel Green, returning home after being convicted of killing his terminally ill wife, and suspects that Green may not have committed the crime to which he confessed
St. Thomas Aquinas by Ralph McInerny( Book )
21 editions published between 1976 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,630 libraries worldwide
Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of St. Thomas Aquinas
Triple pursuit : a Father Dowling mystery by Ralph McInerny( Book )
9 editions published in 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,618 libraries worldwide
St. Hillary's Father Dowling investigates the death of a young woman killed in traffic. Meanwhile, the rivalry between elderly suitors threatens to disrupt the peaceful parish
Requiem for a realtor : a Father Dowling mystery by Ralph McInerny( Book )
10 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 1,591 libraries worldwide
Father Dowling confronts an ethical dilemma when one of his parishioners reveals information in confidence about a troubled marriage, and the parishioner's spouse later becomes the victim of a brutal hit-and-run "accident" that could be murder
A cardinal offense by Ralph McInerny( Book )
11 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 1,582 libraries worldwide
In St. Hilary's rectory, Father Dowling meets with a husband seeking an annulment of his marriage. Then he meets with the wife who opposes it--they have been married 30 years. The husband is murdered and Father Dowling goes to work. By the author of Seed of Doubt
Stained glass : a Father Dowling mystery by Ralph McInerny( Book )
12 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 1,573 libraries worldwide
With too many churches and not enough people to fill them, the Archdiocese has to make some cuts, and many of them, including the proposed closing of St. Hilary's are dangeriously close to the bone. Father dowling rushes to drum up support from church officials and parishioners, including the Deveres, who don't want to see the stained glass windows they donated go anywhere other than the church they were meant for, but they can hardly be of help when those closest to them start turning up dead.--From publisher's description
Irish coffee by Ralph McInerny( Book )
11 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,535 libraries worldwide
Investigating the murder of a Notre Dame athletic department faculty member, professor Roger Knight and his P.I. brother Phil, meet a host of suspects at the victim's wake, including two women who both claim they were secretly engaged to him
Abracadaver by Ralph McInerny( Book )
16 editions published between 1989 and 1994 in English and held by 1,514 libraries worldwide
A magic trick during a show a the St. Hilary's parish center uses a ring with an inscription memorable to Father Dowling, an item that figures largely in a subsequent murder investigation
Celt and pepper by Ralph McInerny( Book )
8 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 1,481 libraries worldwide
Becoming suspicious after noting inconsistencies at the site of a young colleague's death, Notre Dame professor Roger Knight and his brother, Philip, draw on their academic expertise, as well as campus gossip, to solve the crime
Judas Priest : a Father Dowling mystery by Ralph McInerny( Book )
18 editions published between 1991 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,479 libraries worldwide
Father Roger Dowling tries to find who murdered his friend's daughter right before she was to enter a convent
Irish gilt by Ralph McInerny( Book )
9 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 1,451 libraries worldwide
Detective Phil Knight teams up with his brother, Notre Dame professor Roger Knight, to investigate the theft of some valuable artifacts and the killing of a researcher, crimes that may be linked to a nineteenth-century theologian
Seed of doubt by Ralph McInerny( Book )
11 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 1,445 libraries worldwide
While Father Dowling investigates the death of a wealthy dowager, a second death occurs as the family squabbles over the contents of her will
Irish alibi by Ralph McInerny( Book )
7 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 1,420 libraries worldwide
Roger and Philip Knight become embroiled in a dangerous new case when the football rivalry between Georgia Tech and the University of Notre Dame ignites dark memories of the Civil War past that lead to modern-day murder
On this Rockne : a Notre Dame mystery by Ralph McInerny( Book )
8 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 1,419 libraries worldwide
A tale of academic intrigue in Notre Dame University. At stake is a $10-million donation in memory of a football coach and the infighting leads to murder. PI Phillip Knight investigates along with and his brother, Roger, a philosophy professor
Getting a way with murder by Ralph McInerny( Book )
25 editions published between 1984 and 1994 in English and held by 1,409 libraries worldwide
After Howard Downs is found not guilty of the murder of his wife, Captain Keegan and his men and Father Dowling reopen the investigation and turn up four more corpses
Desert sinner by Ralph McInerny( Book )
15 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in English and held by 1,407 libraries worldwide
Innocence; despite a life sentence, she refuses to disclose her whereabouts on the murder day. While the police see the case as closed, Father Dowling, uncomfortable with the verdict, privately seeks the truth. Sin, innocence, and their linked consequences are played out by a varied cast of characters, in an absorbing plot that Father Dowling's readers will enjoy
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Austin, Harry, 1929-2010

controlled identity Mackin, Edward, 1929-2010

controlled identity Quill, Monica, 1929-2010

Austin, Harry 1929-2010
Mac Inerny Ralph M.
MacInerny, Ralph 1929-
MacInerny, Ralph 1929-2010
MacInerny Ralph M.
MacInerny, Ralph M. 1929-2010
Mackin, Edward 1929-2010
Mc Inerny Ralph M.
Mc Inerny, Ralph M. 1929-2010
McInerny Ralph
Mcinerny, Ralph 1929-2010
McInerny, Ralph M.
Mcinerny, Ralph M. 1929-2010
Quill, Monica, 1929-
Quill, Monica 1929-2010
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English (259)
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