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Boorman, Charley

Overview
Works: 84 works in 289 publications in 10 languages and 6,039 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Drama  Travelogues (Television programs)  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Television series  Pictorial works  Interviews  Documentary films  Anecdotes 
Roles: Author, Actor, Performer, Creator, Other
Classifications: GV1059.5, 910.41
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Charley Boorman
Publications by Charley Boorman
Most widely held works by Charley Boorman
Long way round : chasing shadows across the world by Ewan McGregor( Book )
33 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,357 libraries worldwide
The popular actors recount their three-month, 20,000-mile motorbike journey from London to New York through three continents and some of the harshest terrain on Earth
Long way down : an epic journey by motorcycle from Scotland to South Africa by Ewan McGregor( Book )
21 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 935 libraries worldwide
Longtime friends and bike enthusiasts McGregor and Boorman wowed international audiences with their first major motorcycle journey that spanned several continents, captured in the book and television show Long Way Round. Now they are back, with the fascinating account of their second, equally ambitious journey: from the northernmost tip of Scotland, across Europe and down through Africa ending in Cape Town, this is the account of the authors' three month journey across two continents, over difficult terrain and in unpredictable conditions. Their route covers Britain, Italy, Switzerland, Tunisia, the Sudan, Rwanda, Botswana, and Namibia, among other countries; and they stop in cities and villages along the way to experience the European and African cultures firsthand. Featuring diary entries, travel maps, mileage charts, and dozens of color photographs.--From publisher description
John Boorman's The emerald forest ( visu )
11 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in English and held by 684 libraries worldwide
Bill Markham, an engineer, returns to the Amazon year after year searching for his son who had disappeared into the jungle. After ten years of searching, Markham finds the man that had once been his boy, but now is a warrior from a different world
Long way round by Ewan McGregor( visu )
30 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 573 libraries worldwide
The adventure of a lifetime begins when two longtime pals, Ewan McGregor and Charley Boorman, set off on their motorcycles taking the 'long way round' the world, covering 20,000 miles before completing their journey in New York City
Long way down ( visu )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 224 libraries worldwide
Travel with Ewan McGregor and Charley Boorman from John O'Groats to Cape Town descending through Western Europe and Africa before arriving at the southern most tip of the continent. On their journey their endurance, biking skills and friendship are tested to the limit
Long way down the complete TV series by Ewan McGregor( visu )
18 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 149 libraries worldwide
Following the phenomenal success of Long Way Round, Ewan McGregor and Charley Boorman are back with a brand new adventure - this time riding the Long Way Down. From the northern most point of Scotland at John O'Groats to the Southern Most tip of Africa at Cape Agulhas the intrepid pain undergo exhausting conditions, treacherous terrain and many emotional, moving and awe-inspiring moments on this incredible 15,000 mile journey. Taking in Western Europe and riding down through Africa Ewan & Charley will mix their love of motorbikes with a passion for meeting people and visiting places of natural beauty and cultural importance
The Emerald forest by John Boorman( visu )
12 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in English and French and held by 79 libraries worldwide
Bill Markham, an engineer, returns to the Amazon year after year searching for his son who had disappeared into the jungle. After ten years of searching, Markham finds the man that had once been his boy, but now is a warrior from a different world
Sydney to Tokyo by any means by Charley Boorman( Book )
2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 45 libraries worldwide
Charley Boorman's brand-new adventure
Sydney to Tokyo by any means by Charley Boorman( visu )
4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 43 libraries worldwide
Following the phenomenal success of By Any Means Wicklow to Sydney, Charley Boorman is back with a brand new adventure.From Sydney to Tokyo By Any Means follows the adventurer extraordinaire as he rides, rows and flies his way 9, 500 miles north from his last stop in Sydney up the Pacific Rim to Japan's capital, Tokyo. Using quad bikes, hovercrafts, wooden scooters, canoes, para-gliders and of course his favourite mode of transport - motorbike - Charley travels across vibrant cities, treacherous seas and impenetrable jungle and experiences some of the world's most stunning and diverse countries and cultures. Along the way he encounters fascinating people in some of the most isolated communities. He meets and makes friends with everyone from surfer dudes in Australia to Tribal leaders in Papua New Guinea and learns of the history, religions and ways of life of the local people he is with.Encapsulating some truly awe-inspiring experiences, From Sydney to Tokyo By Any Means DVD is packed with adventure, motorbikes and Charley's enthusiasm for the world and its people
Chasing shadows across the world by Ewan McGregor( Book )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 41 libraries worldwide
Fellow film actors and bike enthusiasts travel 20,000 miles around the world by motorbike encountering many challenges ranging from extreme weather to impenetrable terrain, caviar fishing in the Caspian, wrestling with the Mongolian Olympic team and riding with the Canadian Mounties
His brand new adventure from Wicklow to Wollongong by Charley Boorman( Book )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 39 libraries worldwide
A brand new travel book from bestselling author Charley Boorman - BACKED BY A MAJOR BBC2 TV SERIES
Yue jie 20000 li : 2 ge ren,2 bu mo tuo che de mao xian by Ewan McGregor( Book )
2 editions published in 2006 in Chinese and held by 31 libraries worldwide
Long way round [chasing shadows across the world] by Ewan McGregor( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 31 libraries worldwide
Fellow film actors and bike enthusiasts travel 20,000 miles around the world by motorbike encountering many challenges ranging from extreme weather to impenetrable terrain, caviar fishing in the Caspian, wrestling with the Mongolian Olympic team and riding with the Canadian Mounties
Long way round der wilde Ritt um die Welt by Ewan McGregor( Book )
13 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 30 libraries worldwide
The bunker ( visu )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in French and English and held by 28 libraries worldwide
A platoon of German soldiers, battle-weary and torn by tension and dissent, take refuge from advancing Allied forces within the confines of an underground bunker system. As night closes in, a series of bizarre and horrifying events begins
Race to Dakar by Charley Boorman( Book )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and Czech and held by 20 libraries worldwide
After his celebrated trip round the world with Ewan McGregor, documented in 'Long Way Round' - Charley Boorman was keen for another challenge. Racing in the Dakar had always been a dream of his, and so it was the obvious choice. This book documents his adventures, and explores the history of this dramatic and romantic race
Long way down music from the TV series ( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 20 libraries worldwide
Long way down by Ewan McGregor( visu )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
After their trip round the world in 2004, fellow actors and bike fanatics Ewan McGregor and Charley Boorman couldn't shake the travel bug, and after a UNICEF visit to Africa, they knew they had to go back and experience this extraordinary continent in more depth. They set off on their 15,000-mile journey with two new BMWs loaded up for the trip, travelling through a continent filled with magic and wonder. 2007
Long way down ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Join Ewan McGregor and Charley Boorman on an epic journey as they drive their motorcycles from Scotland to Capetown, South Africa
Long way down ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Join Ewan McGregor and Charley Boorman on an epic journey as they drive their motorcycles from Scotland to Capetown, South Africa
 
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Alternative Names
Boorman, Charles 1966-
Boorman, Charlie 1966-
Charley Boorman attore e avventuriero inglese
Charley Boorman britischer Schauspieler und Abenteurer
Charley Boorman Brits acteur
Чарли Бурман
찰리 부어먼
チャーリー・ブアマン
ブアマン, チャーリー
Languages
English (197)
German (10)
French (4)
Polish (3)
Czech (3)
Chinese (2)
Slovenian (2)
Korean (1)
Dutch (1)
Thai (1)
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