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Windom, William 1923-2012

Overview
Works: 171 works in 284 publications in 4 languages and 11,393 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Television programs  Juvenile works  Bildungsromans  Interviews  Domestic fiction  Television adaptations  History 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about William Windom
Publications by William Windom
Publications by William Windom, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about William Windom
 
Most widely held works by William Windom
To kill a mockingbird by Robert Mulligan( visu )
13 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in English and held by 3,485 libraries worldwide
In a racially divided Alabama town in the 1930s, widowed lawyer Atticus Finch agrees to defend a young black man accused of raping a white woman, teaching his children valuable lessons about prejudice and empathy
Escape from the planet of the apes by Don Taylor( visu )
9 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and French and held by 657 libraries worldwide
Cornelius, Zira and Dr. Milo, three apes from the future, escape from their planet as it is being destroyed and land on 20th century Earth where they are taken to the Los Angeles Zoo for examination. When Zira reveals their ability to speak to a psychologist, the apes are treated as curiosities. However, when the U.S. government begins to believe their story that the Earth will eventually be inherited by apes, it decides to hunt the couple down as an evolutionary threat and tries to prevent the birth of Zira's baby
The homecoming a Christmas story ( visu )
4 editions published between 1986 and 2005 in English and held by 625 libraries worldwide
Set on a Depression Christmas Eve in 1933, this heart-tugging story centers around the Waltons, a rural family, as they prepare to celebrate Christmas together
The Americanization of Emily ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 598 libraries worldwide
Lt. Commander Charles E. Madison (Garner) loves his job: as 'dog robber' his duties consist of rounding up scarce delicacies and services, while safely avoiding combat. Admiral William Jessup (Douglas), however, is intent on having a sailor as the first casualty on D-Day - preferably with a film crew filming him. Having fallen for his English motor pool driver Emily (Andrews), freewheeling Madison struggles to escape being sent off to land on Omaha Beach as the cameraman
Sudden mischief by Robert B Parker( Sound Recording )
9 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 453 libraries worldwide
Spenser comes to the aid of his ladylove's ex-husband and discovers a deadly conspiracy
Murder, she wrote ( visu )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 415 libraries worldwide
Rejoin Jessica Fletcher, everyone's favorite mystery writer, back in Cabot Cove, as she continues her quest to find the truth in even the murkiest circumstances
She's having a baby ( visu )
10 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 381 libraries worldwide
Romantic comedy about a young couple and the problems they face when she announces that she's pregnant. Their solutions to real-life dilemnas make for a poignant and funny look at chasing the good life
Murder, she wrote ( visu )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 353 libraries worldwide
This season takes novelist-turned-detective, Jessica Fletcher, from not-so-sleepy Cabot Cove to the dangerous bright lights of New York City and beyond. From uncovering false fortune seekers to tracking down two-faced killers, Jessica is always there to catch the culprit and pen the final solution to the case
Star trek, the original series ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 323 libraries worldwide
The spaceship U.S.S. Enterprise, with its 430 crew members captained by James T. Kirk, travels the universe "to boldly go where no man has gone before."
The twilight zone ( visu )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 318 libraries worldwide
The complete fourth season of Rod Serling's "The Twilight Zone," featuring eighteen episodes aired in 1962-63
Murder, she wrote ( visu )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 259 libraries worldwide
Famed mystery writer Jessica Fletcher has a gift for solving mysteries. It seems murder follows her around, whether it be to the houses of her seemingly endless number of friends, nieces, and nephews or right in her hometown of Cabot Cove, Maine. She has become a respected amateur criminologist, helping the police solve crime. Jessica is sometimes assisted by her friends, relatives or other sleuths
Murder, she wrote ( visu )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 225 libraries worldwide
Jessica Fletcher is a world famous mystery writer who travels the globe doing research for her next book. She is in for a wild time when she ends up investigating the murder of a anti-zoo activist; travels to Amsterdam and looks into the disappearance of a friend, becoming a suspect to a more serious crime; a director is killed in Cabot Cove while filming a documentary; Jessica's Hawaiian vacation is interrupted when a family fued escalates into murder; and secrets and lies are exposed when Cabot Cove's bullying town barber is found electrocuted in Jessica's garage
Dopamine ( visu )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 210 libraries worldwide
Rand is a computer animator who has designed an artificial intelligent life form named Koy Koy. When forced by investors to test Koy Koy in a kindergarten classroom, Rand meets Sarah. Sparks fly, and Koy Koy becomes the catalyst for Sarah and Rand's spirited dialogue on the nature of romantic attraction and attachment, all the while getting to the root of whether love is the natural chemical our bodies produce when we fall in love or just plain courtship chemistry
Once an eagle ( visu )
2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 198 libraries worldwide
The epic story of America in the 20th century, told through the lives of two career soldiers, spanning both World Wars. Sam Damon is a courageous and compassionate man who finds his calling leading his men in war and in peacetime. Courtney Massengale, on the other hand, is a ruthless achiever who will let nothing stand in his way to the top. In the late days of World War I, Damon and Massengale become friends, but as events unfold, the vast difference in their personalities leads to a face-off in a life and death struggle of good and evil
Hot-air Henry ( visu )
5 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in English and held by 194 libraries worldwide
Presents a reading of the book Hot-air Henry, by Mary Calhoun. Host LeVar Burton attends a colorful national ballooning event in South Carolina. He then provides a comical look into the past at some flying machines that didn't. Three books are also reviewed: "Easy-to-make spaceships that really fly" by Mary Blocksma and Dewey Blocksma, "The big balloon race" by Eleanor Coerr, and "Just us women" by Jeannette Caines
Now you see him, now you don't ( visu )
3 editions published between 1972 and 2004 in English and held by 191 libraries worldwide
Dexter Riley, a bumbling college student, develops a liquid that makes objects, including humans, disppear, and a gang of crooks steal the formula
Sudden mischief a Spenser novel, book 25 by Robert B Parker( file )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 178 libraries worldwide
Brad Sterling--former Harvard football player, ne'er-do-well, and Susan Silverman's long out-of touch ex-husband--is by all appearances a successful businessman. But when, in the course of running a vast fundraiser called Galapalooza, he is charged with sexual harassment, he turns to Susan for help. Though Brad denies the charge, he's desperate, behind in alimony and child support payments to other exes, and in the verge of insolvency. When Spenser, Susan's current love interest, reluctantly agrees to take the case, however, Brad claims everything is fine--he's free of debt and free of problems
The Bluegrass Special ( visu )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 156 libraries worldwide
A young girl has a very special dream. Woodhill is a beautiful race horse who received a bad reputation because he threw and injured his rider in a race in Tijuana. Penny is a teenage horse trainer who dreams of becoming a jockey. She picks Woodhill to race in the upcoming Bluegrass Special. Penny's devotion and determination are an inspiration to anyone who believes that dreams can come true
Ghost story by Peter Straub( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 113 libraries worldwide
The members of the Chowder Society get together each week to share tales of horror. They begin to die mysteriously because of a real life ghost story that is part of their past
Brewster McCloud by Robert Altman( visu )
2 editions published between 1970 and 2010 in German and English and held by 112 libraries worldwide
Brewster McCloud is a strange young man who lives under the Houston Astrodome and is secretly building a pair of giant wings. A ruthless killer is on the loose in Houston, and some of the city's richest and most illustrious citizens are among the victims. Is it the killer's bizarre trademark or merely a coincidence that each corpse is marked with bird droppings?
 
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Alternative Names
Windom Bill
Languages
English (81)
Spanish (3)
German (1)
French (1)
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