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Ward, Rachel 1957-

Works: 142 works in 379 publications in 6 languages and 7,231 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Parodies, imitations, etc  Television series  Film noir  Fiction  Juvenile works  Western films  Television mini-series 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Director, Costume designer, Artist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Rachel Ward
Publications by Rachel Ward
Most widely held works about Rachel Ward
Most widely held works by Rachel Ward
The thorn birds by Stan Marguiles( visu )
23 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 1,452 libraries worldwide
The epic story of a priest torn between God and human passion and a beautiful girl desiring only what she cannot have, spanning five decades of ambition, fear, longing and revenge, and set against the vast horizons of Australia's Outback
Against all odds by Taylor Hackford( visu )
26 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 720 libraries worldwide
Terry Brogan, a cynical ex-football star, is hired to find Jessie Wyler, the runaway mistress of a ruthless L.A. nightclub owner, Jake Wise. According to Jake, Jessie had stabbed him and vanished with $50,000. But Terry's mission is soon forgotten when he tracks down the beautiful Jessie on a Mexican island and falls in love with her
Dead men don't wear plaid by Carl Reiner( visu )
40 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 589 libraries worldwide
Private eye Rigby Reardon is hired by a beautiful woman to investigate the mysterious death of her father--a wealthy scientist, philanthropist, and cheesemaker
Johnson County war ( visu )
11 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 548 libraries worldwide
In the first year of Wyoming's statehood, fresh battle lines are drawn pitting cattle barons against the newly arrived homesteaders. The three Hammett brothers are divided on the issue and must work out their differences in the midst of war
Blackbeard ( visu )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 416 libraries worldwide
In the Golden Age of Piracy, during the 18th century, Blackbeard stood out among the many lawless rogues as the most fearsome and notorious seafarer of them all. He killed for the reputation, and his reputation is now legend. The true story of pirate Edward Teach - Blackbeard, the man who terrorized the seas
Wide Sargasso Sea by Laughing Kookaburra Productions( visu )
13 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in English and held by 387 libraries worldwide
On a plantation in the lush Blue Mountains of Jamaica, young lovers are swept into a menage of black magic and erotic obsession that spirals into a climax of seduction, betrayal, and ultimately revenge
Beautiful Kate by New Doll New Town( visu )
5 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 340 libraries worldwide
Writer Ned Kendall is asked to return to the family home by his sister Sally to farewell his dying father. While there, Ned starts having childhood memories that awaken long-buried secrets from the familys past
Rain shadow ( visu )
5 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 281 libraries worldwide
Two veterinarians in the Australian outback battle to save their drought-ridden farming community from a devastating sheep blight
How to get ahead in advertising by Bruce Robinson( visu )
23 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 265 libraries worldwide
A burned-out young advertising executive experiences crisis when a mysterious giant pimple on his neck starts making career decisions for him
After dark, my sweet ( visu )
5 editions published between 1990 and 2002 in English and held by 200 libraries worldwide
An ex-boxer seems the perfect pawn to pull off a kidnapping planned by a sexy widow and a cop-turned-con man. When he realizes he's been manipulated, he turns the tables with a game of deceit and raw desire that can only end in death
On the beach by Stanley Kramer( visu )
9 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 199 libraries worldwide
"When a Chinese blockade of Taiwan escalates into a nuclear missile exchange with the USA the aftermath is catastrophic, with a gigantic wave of deadly radiation making its way across the sea towards Australia. The crew of a US Navy submarine, led by commander Dwight Towers place themselves and their vessel under the command of the Australian government and are tasked to track down Julian Osborne, a brilliant yet reclusive scientist who may be able to help out before it is too late"--Container
The Poseidon adventure Blackbeard ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 195 libraries worldwide
The Poseidon adventure: As the luxury liner Poseidon slices through the waters of an ocean storm, the greatest danger is already on board--a terrorist with an explosive message for the world. Detonated on New Year's Eve, the blast capsizes the ship leaving a motley few--the madman among them--struggling for survival in this upside-down life-and-death drama
Sharky's machine ( visu )
5 editions published between 1981 and 1998 in English and held by 189 libraries worldwide
Tom Sharky, an undercover cop, is on a tough narcotics assignment and finds the game is rigged against him. He blows his cover by blowing away a drug dealer on a crowded bus, and buys himself a one-way ticket to Vice Squad duty
And never let her go ( visu )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 139 libraries worldwide
Anne Marie just wanted to escape her boring life, and thought she had it all when she started an affair with a married attorney. Now she has disappeared, and the signs point to her lover. Based on a true story
Rake the bar has been lowered ( visu )
2 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 119 libraries worldwide
Meet Australian criminal barrister Cleaver Greene, reckless, brilliant and self-destructive. To jurors, he is hilarious, to judges an outrage, to a certain brothel owner a legend and to his former cocaine dealer, tragic loss. While his ex-wife may call him unreliable, his son calls him a mate. Despite his personal hopelessness, Cleaver will do whatever it takes to defend and save life's truly lost souls
The good wife by Ken Cameron( visu )
9 editions published between 1986 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 105 libraries worldwide
A bored young wife in rural, depression-era Australia, becomes involved with the town's new bartender
Steve Martin the wild and crazy comedy collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 99 libraries worldwide
One of the wackiest and zaniest comedians of all time takes center stage in three of his best films ever
Fantasy - adventure collector's set ( visu )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 98 libraries worldwide
The curse of King Tut's tomb: Free-spirited archaeologist Danny Fremon is certain that if founc, King Tut's emerald tablet would hold the power to control the world. Unfortunately, the only one who believes Fremont is his nemesis archaeologist Morgan Sinclair, a member of a secret society who wants the table to release unspeakable evil on the world and will stop at nothing to get it
Fortress ( visu )
6 editions published between 1985 and 2006 in English and French and held by 84 libraries worldwide
In the Australian Outback, a resourceful schoolteacher and her class must save themselves from four masked gunmen
Who's afraid of designer babies? ( visu )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 70 libraries worldwide
PGD, or pre-implantation genetic diagnosis, allows doctors and parents to screen brand-new embryos for genetic diseases. This program illustrates the PGD process and what it implies-from lifesaving medical solutions to what many see as the Nazi-esque disposal of life. The experiences of couples considering or undergoing PGD are featured-including the story of Leanne and Stephen, who ignited controversy in Australia by screening for a son who could donate blood to his ailing older brother. Interviews with bioethics experts, including Oxford professor Julian Savulescu and Dr. Francis Fukuyama of Johns Hopkins University, elucidate both sides of the debate
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English (165)
German (14)
Spanish (8)
French (6)
Multiple languages (1)
Dutch (1)
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