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Pearce, Donn

Overview
Works: 19 works in 117 publications in 7 languages and 4,434 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Prison films  Fiction  Biography  Documentary television programs  Biographical television programs  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Biographical films 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PS3566.E18, 791.4372
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Publications about Donn Pearce
Publications by Donn Pearce
Most widely held works about Donn Pearce
 
Most widely held works by Donn Pearce
Cool hand Luke by Robert Drivas( visu )
40 editions published between 1967 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,713 libraries worldwide
Lucas Jackson is a man who refuses to be nailed down, conform to rules and regulations, or fit into society, and now, he's on a chain gang. He's a likable enough guy, always smiling, always ready for a little fun. He eats 50 hard-boiled eggs on a bet and collects all the money in the camp. He's more or less like the people he hangs around with, except he won't be pushed. He knows his own mind. This makes him the only prisoner with guts enough to talk back to the bosses and the only one with nerve enough to escape. That Luke, he's a cool hand
Cool Hand Luke by Donn Pearce( Book )
32 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 594 libraries worldwide
A part of a chain gang, Luke is a man who won't or can't conform to the arbitrary rules of his captivity
Nobody comes back : a novel of the Battle of the Bulge by Donn Pearce( Book )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 405 libraries worldwide
Lying about his age to escape a family that doesn't want him, Toby Parker joins the army and encounters the harsh realities of war before a terrible wound challenges his survival
Dying in the sun by Donn Pearce( Book )
2 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 269 libraries worldwide
Pier head jump by Donn Pearce( Book )
2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 113 libraries worldwide
Cool Hand Luke by Donn Pearce( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 1991 and 1999 in English and held by 104 libraries worldwide
Presents a novel about a defiant survivor of life on a chain gang
La leyenda del indomable ( visu )
8 editions published between 1967 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 10 libraries worldwide
El impulsivo Luke Jackson ha sido condenado a dos años de trabajos forzados. Su delito fue romper en plena borrachera un poste de aparcamiento. La vida en el penal es durísima, con compañeros castigados a penas mucho mayores, y la violencia, en presos y carceleros, un hábito del que nadie puede prescindir. Luke, veterano de guerra, no está dispuesto a ceder. Pero tendrá que pagar un precio por su pretensión de seguir siendo él mismo
Luke la main froide Cool hand Luke ( visu )
6 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in French and English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Skrappe Luke Cool hand Luke ( visu )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Paul Newman ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Somebody up there likes me: A young man fighting against his environment and his past failures becomes a successful boxer. Harper: A private eye reluctantly takes the case of finding a missing millionaire. Cool hand Luke: Luke butts heads with authority and attempts to escape his Florida chain gang. The Mackintosh man: Joseph Reardon is a presumed jewel thief who becomes involved in a maze of intrigue and suspense as his plans for the perfect jewel heist go awry and he is sentenced to prison
Der Unbeugsame : based on the novel by Donn Pearce = Cool Hand Luke ( Book )
2 editions published in 1967 in German and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Der Unbeugsame ist ein US-amerikanisches Gefängnisdrama aus dem Jahr 1967. Ein wegen eines geringen Vergehens Verurteilter wird durch das amerikanische Strafsystem mit willkürlichen, niemandem Rechenschaft schuldigen Wärtern letztendlich getötet. Die Umstände im Gefängnis - schikanöse und willkürliche Wärter, drakonische Strafen gegen Regelübertretungen und seine Selbstachtung führen letztendlich zur Ermordung von Luke
Der Unbeugsame ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in German and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Nick mano fredda ( visu )
2 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in Multiple languages and Italian and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Condannato ai lavori forzati, ribelle deviante è rinchiuso in un carcere famigerato per la sua durezza. Evade per due volte, diventando famoso. Al terzo tentativo ci lascia la ghirba. (Mymovies)
Bōryoku datsugoku ( visu )
1 edition published in 1997 in Japanese and held by 1 library worldwide
Cool hand Luke / #50 ( visu )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Set in the southern United States, Luke is caught cutting off parking meters and is sentenced to the "chain gang."
Amor de alquiler ( visu )
1 edition published in 1984 in Spanish and held by 1 library worldwide
Lynn escapa de su casa en Oklahoma abatida por la muerte de su madre para encontrar a su hermana mayor en Los Angeles
Paul Newman Doux oiseau de jeunesse ; Luke la main froide ; Juge et hors la loi ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Cool hand Luke (1967) : shooting script by Donn Pearce( file )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
Cool Hand Luke: Introduction by Antonia Quirke : Introduction by Antonia Quirke by Donn Pearce( file )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Donn Pearce Amerikaans romanschrijver
Donn Pearce écrivain américain
Donn Pearce escritor estadounidense
Pearce, Donald Mills 1928-
Донн Пирс
ドン・ピアース
ピアーズ, ドン
唐·皮尔斯
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