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Schiffer, Michael 1948-

Overview
Works: 41 works in 178 publications in 7 languages and 7,132 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Fiction  Film adaptations  Baseball stories  Juvenile works  Television adaptations  Film and video adaptations  Motion picture plays 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Author, Scenarist, Conceptor, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Michael Schiffer
Publications by Michael Schiffer
Most widely held works about Michael Schiffer
 
Most widely held works by Michael Schiffer
Lean on me by Michael Schiffer( visu )
15 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in English and French and held by 1,686 libraries worldwide
This is the fact-based story of high school principal Joe Clark, who armed himself with a bullhorn and a Louisville Slugger and slammed the door on losers at Eastside High in Paterson, New Jersey
The four feathers by Shekhar Kapur( visu )
19 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,338 libraries worldwide
When a British officer resigns his commission on the eve of a battle against Sudanese rebels, he is presumed a coward and is given four symbolic white feathers by friends. To redeem himself, he attempts to rescue his besieged comrades disguised as a Sudanese
Le divorce by James Ivory( visu )
14 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 997 libraries worldwide
Isabel Walker travels to Paris to visit her pregnant stepsister Roxy, by chance arriving on the same day that Roxy's husband Charles-Henri leaves the marriage, apparently for another woman. As Isabel stays to offer help and support, the two young women start living it up with the locals and American expatriates, and Isabel finds herself being wooed by an older French man- who happens to be related to Roxy's ex-husband
Crimson tide by Denzel Washington( visu )
23 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 934 libraries worldwide
In the midst of a global crisis, the USS Alabama receives an unconfirmed order to launch its nuclear missiles. The tension quickly rises as the sub's respected commander and his brilliant executive officer clash over the validity of their orders, battling each other for control of the sub
The peacemaker by Mimi Leder( visu )
10 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 489 libraries worldwide
When a train carrying atomic warheads mysteriously crashes in the former Soviet Union, U.S. nuclear specialist Dr. Julia Kelly discovers the accident is really part of a plot to cover up the theft of the weapons. Assigned to help her recover the missing bombs is Special Forces colonel Thomas Devoe
Colors by Dennis Hopper( visu )
23 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 472 libraries worldwide
Two L.A. cops, one a veteran and one a rookie, try to bring peace to the war raging on the streets of L.A
Stand and deliver Lean on me : drama double feature ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 374 libraries worldwide
Stand and deliver: A teacher in a Los Angeles barrio inspires his students to excel at math and to pass the Calculus Advanced Placement Test
Ballpark by Michael Schiffer( Book )
2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 197 libraries worldwide
Crimson tide : a novel by Richard P Henrick( Book )
10 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and Chinese and held by 149 libraries worldwide
In the midst of a global crisis, the USS Alabama receives an unconfirmed order to launch its nuclear missiles. The tension quickly rises as the sub's respected commander and his brilliant executive officer clash over the validity of their orders, battling each other for control of the sub
Lean on me by D Chiel( Book )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 58 libraries worldwide
Crimson tide by Richard P Henrick( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 46 libraries worldwide
The rock Crimson tide ( visu )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 35 libraries worldwide
The rock: A general and his men take over Alcatraz Island and threaten to gas bomb San Francisco. A biochemical weapons expert and John Patrick Mason, the only man who ever successfully escaped from the prison, are called in to disarm the rockets
Colors At close range ( visu )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 28 libraries worldwide
Colors: Two L.A. cops, one a veteran and one a rookie, try to bring peace to the war raging on the streets of L.A. At close range: a criminal father influences his sons
Colors : a novel by Joel Norst( Book )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 28 libraries worldwide
The last castle The peacemaker. ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 23 libraries worldwide
Last castle: General Irwin, a respected three-star tactician whose career ends in disgrace when he's court martialed and sent to a maximum security military prison, The Castle. Irwin quickly butts heads with the facility's autocratic warden, Colonel Winter, who runs his command with an iron fist, even killing prisoners when he deems it necessary. Irwin rallies his fellow convicts into a rag-tag army and leads them in a revolt against Winter, an action that the warden is ready to repel by violent means. The Peacemaker: Two trains crash somewhere in Russia, one carrying a nuclear payload. A nuclear explosion follows the crash and the world is on alert ... However, White House nuclear expert Dr. Julia Kelly doesn't think it was an accident ... Special Forces Intelligence Officer Colonel Thomas Devoe doesn't think so either ... Together they must unravel a conspiracy that goes from Europe to New York, to stop a terrorist who has no demands
The four feathers Les quatre plumes ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
After an admired soldier leaves his regiment in disgrace, he sets out on a sweeping adventure to regain his honor, recapture his love and save the life of his best friend
Colors by Michael Schiffer( Book )
6 editions published between 1986 and 1992 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Lean On Me by Michael Schiffer( Book )
3 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
An arrogant and unorthodox teacher returns as principal to the idyllic high school from which he had earlier been fired to find it a den of drug abuse, gang violence, and urban despair. Eventually his successful but unorthodox methods lead to a clash with city officials that threatens to undo all his efforts. Based on a true story
Le pacificateur ( visu )
6 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 6 libraries worldwide
El pacificador = The peacemaker ( visu )
6 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in Spanish and English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
"Cuando un tren cargado de bombas nucleares se accidenta misteriosamente en la antigua Unión Soviética, la inteligente especialista nuclear estadounidense Dra. Julia Kelly (Kidman) descubre que el accidente es en realidad parte de un diabólico plan para ocultar el robo de las armas. Asignado para ayudarla a recuperar las armas está el Coronel Thomas Devoe (Clooney) de las Fuerzas Especialistas de Choque, cuyo estilo imprudente y temerario difiere del diplomático estilo de Kelly. Haciendo a un lado sus diferencias-y su incipiente romance-juntos realizan una carrera contra el tiempo mientras rastrean la última bomba que los dirige a las Naciones Unidas en este tenso y apocalíptico thriller de la directora Mimi Leder."
 
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Alternative Names
Schiffer, Michael J.
Schiffer Michael J. 1948-....
シファー, マイケル
Languages
English (122)
French (11)
Spanish (7)
Chinese (2)
German (1)
Danish (1)
Multiple languages (1)
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