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Benedict, Bill 1917-1999

Overview
Works: 35 works in 44 publications in 1 language and 1,246 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Short stories, American  Fiction 
Roles: Actor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Bill Benedict
Publications by Bill Benedict
Publications by Bill Benedict, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Bill Benedict
The killing by Stanley Kubrick( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 450 libraries worldwide
Killer's kiss: Prize-fighter Davy Gordon intervenes when private dancer Gloria Price is being attacked by her employer and lover Vincent Raphello. This brings the two together and they get involved with each other, which displeases Raphello
The lottery by Shirley Jackson( visu )
3 editions published between 1969 and 2010 in English and held by 354 libraries worldwide
This overwhelmingly powerful story will spark discussion about society and the individual. Not recommended for children under 12. Teachers should preview
The million dollar kid ( visu )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 150 libraries worldwide
The East Side Kids take in a rich kid who's leading a life of crime in the hopes of reforming him and helping his family
Adventures of Captain Marvel the greatest serial of all time! ( visu )
5 editions published between 1941 and 2003 in English and held by 108 libraries worldwide
The world's mightiest mortal battles the evil Scorpion, a hooded villain intent on obtaining six optical lenses that turn ordinary stones into gold! Includes the entire 12 episode serial
All in the family ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 30 libraries worldwide
Conservative, blue-collar Archie Bunker deals with a changing world as his liberal daughter and son-in-law move into his Queens home
Ghosts on the loose ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 22 libraries worldwide
One Body Too Many: A salesman arrives at the spooky mansion of a tyrannical millionaire hoping to sell him an expensive life insurance policy. He is surprised to find that the prospective customer is lying in his coffin surrounded by greedy heirs awaiting the reading of his will. A mysterious killer is at large, picking off the conniving relatives one-by-one
Bowery buckaroos ( visu )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
You can't get there by subway, but that doesn't stop the Boys from going West. They arrive in Hangman's Hollow to clear Louie of a murder rap and are soon up to their hat brims in a battle of brains vs. brawn. And "brains" as Mahoney notes with his flair for turning words into Mulligan Stew, "happen to be something I am dissipated with."
The Bowery Boys ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 20 libraries worldwide
News hounds: Slip and the Boys attempt to expose corruption in boxing
The Bowery Boys ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Spook busters: The Bowery Boys are recent graduates of Exterminating School, called upon by a real estate agent to rid an old weird house of all pests, including ghosts
Tim Tyler's luck ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Tim Tyler takes a trip to Africa to search for his lost father, a noted scientist who had gone to the gorilla country to continue his research. Tim stows away on a river steamer, here he meets a beautiful young woman named Lora Lacey, who is on a quest of her own. She is seeking a notorious criminal named Spider Webb, a long-time adversary of Tyler, and perpetrator of a diamond theft for which Lora's brother was framed. Once in Africa, Tim is briefly reunited with his father, but the scientist soon dies from gunshot wounds inflicted by one of the Spider's henchmen during a struggle in the elephants' graveyard, where Spider and his gang were looking for a hidden cache of ivory. In an exciting climax, Tim and Lora, along with the aid of some native and animal friends, are able to defeat Spider, vindicate Lora's brother, and share in the ivory treasure. 12 chapter serial
Adventures of the flying cadets ( visu )
2 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Four flying students are suspected of a series of murders perpetrated by the mysterious Black Hangman. The Hangman, pretending to be a Nazi agent, is actually an engineer. After a trip to Africa, the lads learn the true identity of the Hangman, release two captives, and wipe out a Gestapo ring. Now heroes, the vindicated lads receive their Air Corps wings
The adventures of Jim Bowie ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
This series was based on the life of a real-life American folk hero and Western frontiersman wo invented the damous Bowie knife after an attack by a fierce Grizzly bear in which his rifle jammed at a critical moment in the fight. Against the backdrop of 1830s French-American New Orleans and backwoods Louisiana Territory, the famous and wealthy young planter, Jim Bowie forges the frontier, diligently pursues lawbreakers and battles social injustice
The Bowery Boys ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
From Dead Ends to the East Side and finally landing in Louie's Sweet Shop in the heart of the Bowery at 3rd and Canal, there was no stopping the boys! When understudy Leo Gorcey joined the ensemble of teen thespians on stage for the Broadway hit 'Dead End', Hollywood soon followed with William Wyler taking the troupe in toto for 1937's film version. Personifying the grit and heart of the kid gangs sprouting up in city slums, the little wise guys quickly stole the nation's heart
The Bowery Boys ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
The art of Huckleberry Finn ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Clifton Fadiman discusses the novel as a work of literary art with excerpts performed to illustrate his points. He identifies three unifying threads in the novel: the idea of a central point of view, the theme of the book, and the development of two major symbols -- the river and the shore. The use and importance of the vernacular by Mark Twain is discussed
House nobody wanted The lottery ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
The house nobody wanted-- A pair of newlyweds buys a house where a murder was recently committed. A man had slain his wife for her money, only it was hidden somewhere within the house and never found. Soon after, the bride begins to suspect her husband isn't really who he says he is. Lottery--The terrifying short film of an average small town and the horrible ritual they perform once a year--Website
The adventures of Jim Bowie ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
This series was based on the life of a real-life American folk hero and Western frontiersman wo invented the damous Bowie knife after an attack by a fierce Grizzly bear in which his rifle jammed at a critical moment in the fight. Against the backdrop of 1830s French-American New Orleans and backwoods Louisiana Territory, the famous and wealthy young planter, Jim Bowie forges the frontier, diligently pursues lawbreakers and battles social injustice
College scandal ( visu )
1 edition published in 1935 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Nyoka and the tigermen ( visu )
2 editions published in 1952 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
The evil beauty, Vultura, and her killer brood strike the African expedition led by Nyoka Gordon whose quest it is to find the Lost Tablets of Hipocrates. Again and again Nyoka faces death at the hands of savage tribesmen
Mr. Hex ( visu )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Sach becomes a powerful boxer after being hypnotized by a carnival magician
 
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Alternative Names
Benedict, Billy, 1917-1999
Benedict, Willam, 1917-1999
Benedict, William, 1917-1999
Languages
English (30)
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