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Howell, Anthony 1971-

Overview
Works: 122 works in 204 publications in 1 language and 9,328 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Detective and mystery television programs  Film adaptations  History  Fiction  Television adaptations  Television programs 
Roles: Actor, Narrator
Classifications: PN1992.8.D48, 791.4575
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Publications about Anthony Howell
Publications by Anthony Howell
Most widely held works by Anthony Howell
Foyle's war ( visu )
12 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 1,144 libraries worldwide
Invasion: As the first American GIs arrive to build an airbase near Hastings, the murder of a barmaid further strains already-tense relations between the locals and the Yanks
Foyle's war ( visu )
11 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 1,138 libraries worldwide
DCS Christopher Foyle investigates wartime crimes in the English coastal town of Hastings. With the end of World War II slowly but inevitably approaching, Foyle and his fellow citizens learn the price of victory and face a peace that will transform their lives in unexpected ways. Plan of attack: April 1944. DS Milner's investigation of a transportation fraud sets in motion a series of events that brings Foyle back to the force. As Hastings hosts an ecumenical conference on the morality of continued Allied bombing, Foyle probes the suspicious death of a young cartographer from the Air Ministry office. Broken souls: October 1944. At a psychiatric clinic treating troubled soldiers, the investigation of a doctor's murder turns up no shortage of suspects among the patients and staff. It also complicates Foyle's friendship with Dr. Josef Novak, the Polish refugee who heads the clinic. All clear: May 1945. As all of Britain awaits the formal announcement of the war's end, Foyle reluctantly joins a committee preparing to keep public order during the celebration to come. But the end comes too soon for two men-- one a stabbing victim, the other an apparent suicide
Wives and daughters by Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell( visu )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 1,002 libraries worldwide
After five years as a widower, village doctor Mr Gibson has decided to remarry - something which his daughter, Molly us unprepared. Soon Molly's world is overturned by the arrival of a stepmother and a beautiful stepsister, Cynthia. The two girls form a close relationship - one that will be put the test when they set to become rivals to love... Starring Elizabeth Gaskell. English language track ; English or Dutch optional subtitles
Foyle's war ( visu )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 780 libraries worldwide
Detective Chief Superintendant Christopher Foyle is a police investigator in the British coastal community of Hastings. In the immediate aftermath of World War II, Foyle finds his longed-for retirement interrupted by cases involving international intrigue, military racism, and an accused traitor all too willing to go to the gallows
Foyle's war ( visu )
7 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 730 libraries worldwide
This is the gripping third series that airs on PBS. Michael Kitchen plays a veteran detective whose job on the home front in southern England is complicated by WWII raging over Europe. DVD includes behind the scenes documentary and cast reflections
Foyle's war ( visu )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 583 libraries worldwide
English Detective Christopher Foyle solves crimes on the home front while he reluctantly sits out on World War II
Foyle's war ( visu )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 334 libraries worldwide
While investigating a murder, Foyle uncovers a plot to steal art treasures being moved from the local museum to Wales for safekeeping
Foyle's war ( visu )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 327 libraries worldwide
A conscientious objector dies in police custody, setting in motion a series of suspicious deaths and a complicated puzzle for Foyle
Foyle's war ( visu )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 323 libraries worldwide
When the Austrian-born wife of a local magistrate is found dead with a Swastika painted on a nearby tree, Foyle realizes the seemingly peaceful Sussex town harbors any number of suspects
Foyle's war ( visu )
4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 316 libraries worldwide
The arrest of a young girl on a sabotage charge brings Foyle into contact with a group of English Nazi sympathizers
The other Boleyn girl by Phillippa Lowthorpe( visu )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 305 libraries worldwide
The little-known story of Mary Boleyn who was mistress to King Henry VIII before he married her older sister, Anne. Two great families jockey for position and use their daughters as pawns in a deadly game. Set during one of the most notorious periods in British regal history. A story of a rival relationship between the two sisters
Foyle's war ( visu )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 225 libraries worldwide
While investigating gambling and sabotage, Foyle takes in his troubled goddaughter and her severely traumatized son, who refuses to speak
Foyle's war ( visu )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 222 libraries worldwide
A top-secret experiment in biological warfare goes horribly wrong, complicating a murder investigation and threatening the life of Foyle's faithful driver, Sam
Foyle's war ( visu )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 215 libraries worldwide
A young secretary of a multinational corporation falls to her death in London and a member of the Home Guard is shot to death in the south of England. Finding how these deaths are related and how business and politics can be deadly Foyle finds who killed these people and why
Foyle's war ( visu )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 211 libraries worldwide
The disappearance of a young boy and a break in at a food depot lead Foyle to a funk hole, a secret retreat where the wealthy can ignore war restrictions
Foyle's war ( visu )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 188 libraries worldwide
Michael Kitchen stars as Detective Chief Inspector Christopher Foyle in this original PBS Masterpiece Theatre mystery series. Set in the beautiful southern English countryside amid the disorder and danger of World War II, Foyle's War takes place far from the glory of the front. His is an ordinary struggle, against everyday evil, in extraordinarily dangerous times
The Helen West casebook by Frances Fyfield( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 181 libraries worldwide
A crown prosecutor, Helen West struggles to find justice for those wronged as well as keep her own messy life in order
Foyle's war ( visu )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 144 libraries worldwide
Set in September and October 1940, Michael Kitchen stars as quietly enigmatic detective Christopher Foyle, whose territory on the south coast of England is rocked by the chaos and danger of World War II
Foyle's war ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 126 libraries worldwide
"1945. Foyle probes the mysterious motives of James Devereaux, a former POW and member of the British Free Corps, who refuses to defend himself against treason charges. Meanwhile, Milner investigates the murder of a young woman rooming with the Devereaux family's housekeeper"--Container
Foyle's war ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 122 libraries worldwide
"June 1945. Tracking an escaped Russian POW at the behest of British intelligence, Foyle becomes involved in a murder investigation conducted by his former subordinate, DI Paul Milner. The situation threatens not only their already strained relationship, but also Foyle's life."--Container
 
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