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Voskovec, Jiří 1905-1981

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12 Angry Men by Sidney Lumet( visu )
30 editions published between 1956 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 3,646 libraries worldwide
Tempers rise as a jury of middle-aged men find themselves unable to sway a single member of their group to the majority opinion. Confronted with a seemingly clear-cut case, bolstered by opinions and assumptions, but with no verdict in sight the group threatens to become deadlocked. Will the 12th juror, stubbornly convinced of a young defendent's innocence, be able to sway the entire group to his viewpoint, or will the group ultimately force the holdout to forego his concerns, potentially ignoring truth in a rush to judgment?
The spy who came in from the cold by John Le Carré( visu )
10 editions published between 1965 and 2008 in English and held by 1,251 libraries worldwide
A British spy defects to East Germany as a ruse to feed false information to the government
Roots, the next generations ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 731 libraries worldwide
Follows the Haley family from the post-Civil War era until the more contemporary but still turbulent time of the 1960s and '70s, when Alex himself begins his research into the discovery of his roots
Butterfield 8 by Daniel Mann( visu )
4 editions published between 1960 and 2011 in English and held by 623 libraries worldwide
A drama about a New York model who finds that her reputation as a prostitute is responsible for bringing to an end her promising romance with a young married executive
Samuel Beckett's Happy days by Samuel Beckett( visu )
16 editions published between 1980 and 2004 in English and held by 488 libraries worldwide
Happy days tells the story of Winnie, an eternal optimist facing the harsh realities of the world with a smile and impenetrable cheerfulness. Samuel Beckett captures her, in his words, "laughing wild amid severest woe." With aching and audacious humor, Beckett probes humankind's search for meaning and questions the relationships that bind one person to another
Particular Men by Loring Mandel( visu )
6 editions published between 1972 and 1999 in English and held by 174 libraries worldwide
Written by Emmy Award-winning playwright Loring Mandel, "Particular men" recalls what might be considered the most significant event not only of the 1940's, but of man's entire history-- the introduction of nuclear weaponry
Paradise lost by Clifford Odets( visu )
5 editions published between 1974 and 2000 in English and held by 168 libraries worldwide
Set in 1932 during the depression, the story unfolds in the modest two-family home of Leo and Clara Gordon as misfortune strikes
You are there ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 161 libraries worldwide
Washington crosses the Delaware: December 25th, 1776. After American forces suffered crushing defeats from the British army, General George Washington and Colonels Harrison and Tilghman debate what to do. They decide to launch a surprise attack by crossing the Delaware river in different places. Washington explains how America is fighting a personal battle for liberty
Joseph Papp presents Irene Worth in Samuel Beckett's Happy days by Samuel Beckett( Sound Recording )
9 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and held by 136 libraries worldwide
A lively presentation of Samuel Beckett's two-act play entitled Happy days
Hry by Jiří Voskovec( Book )
28 editions published between 1980 and 2000 in Czech and held by 100 libraries worldwide
Pět politických satir Osvobozeného divadla z třicátých let, útočících proti fašismu, diktátorům, zneužívání moci a proti násilí a válce
Klobouk ve křoví : výbor veršů V+W (1927-1947) by Jiří Voskovec( Book )
26 editions published between 1965 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 65 libraries worldwide
Spolutvůrce Osvobozeného divadla předkládá čtenáři výběr textů písní z jeho her a filmů s vůlí, aby i bez hudby dokázaly svou působivost a ryzí básnické hodnoty. Sbírka je rozdělena do šesti oddílů (Komedie, Poesie, Satira
The Golem how he came into the world by Paul Wegener( visu )
4 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in French and held by 46 libraries worldwide
"The Golem was a popular medieval figure that originated in Talmudic lore. According to legend, this extraordinary powerful "body without a soul" was created in 1560 by Rabbi Judah Loew of Prague to protect and defend the Jewish ghetto. This film is set a generation later, when the Jews of Prague are threatened again. In spite of the efforts by the emperor Rudolf II to find and destroy him, the Golem is once again called upon by the Jewish community, this time to save their spiritual leader from execution."--Container
3 satirische Musicals by Jiří Voskovec( Book )
13 editions published in 1963 in German and held by 41 libraries worldwide
Roots, the next generations ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 40 libraries worldwide
Follows the Haley family from the post-Civil War era until the more contemporary but still turbulent time of the 1960s and '70s, when Alex himself begins his research into the discovery of his roots
John Gielgud's production of Hamlet by William Shakespeare( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 1952 and 1964 in English and held by 39 libraries worldwide
Roots, the next generations ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 38 libraries worldwide
Follows the Haley family from the post-Civil War era until the more contemporary but still turbulent time of the 1960s and '70s, when Alex himself begins his research into the discovery of his roots
Roots, the next generations ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 38 libraries worldwide
Follows the Haley family from the post-Civil War era until the more contemporary but still turbulent time of the 1960s and '70s, when Alex himself begins his research into the discovery of his roots
Roots, the next generations ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 38 libraries worldwide
Follows the Haley family from the post-Civil War era until the more contemporary but still turbulent time of the 1960s and '70s, when Alex himself begins his research into the discovery of his roots
Osel a stín by Jiří Voskovec( Book )
21 editions published between 1933 and 1980 in Czech and Undetermined and held by 36 libraries worldwide
Text jedné z nejslavnějších a ideově nejdosažnějších, proti fašismu ostře namířených her Osvobozeného divadla. Je doplněna množstvím dokumentárních fotografií a kreseb, výpověďmi tvůrců představení, kaleidoskopem kritik, dnešními vyjádřeními obou autorů o hře i jejím poslání a doslovem
Jiří Voskovec & Jan Werich-- Korespondence by Jiří Voskovec( Book )
7 editions published in 2010 in Czech and held by 9 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Dolan Petr 1905-1981
Formen F. 1905-1981
Jiří Voskovec acteur uit Tsjechië (1905-1981)
Jiří Voskovec aktor i pisarz czeski
Jiří Voskovec attore cecoslovacco
Jiří Voskovec czech theather manager, dramatic, actor, houmorist, comedian, publicist, translator, director, scriptwriter, writer, lyricist and singer
Jiří Voskovec tschechischer Schauspieler und Schriftsteller
V + W
Voskovec.
Voskovec 1905-1981
Voskovec, George 1905-
Voskovec George 1905-1981
Voskovec, Jirí 1905-1981
Wachsmann, Jiří
Wachsmann Jiří 1905-1981
Восковец, Иржи
Իրժի Վոսկովեց
جرج وسکووچ
ジョージ・ヴォスコヴェック
喬治·沃斯科瓦克
喬治·沃斯科韋茨
Languages
Czech (104)
English (89)
German (13)
French (7)
Polish (3)
Spanish (1)
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