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Thaw, John 1942-2002

Overview
Works: 629 works in 1,251 publications in 1 language and 22,741 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Detective and mystery television programs  Television programs  Biographical films  History  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Television adaptations  War films  Television series 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Author, Costume designer, Artist
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4572
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Publications by John Thaw, published posthumously.
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Inspector Morse, the dead of Jericho collection set ( visu )
77 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 1,710 libraries worldwide
Inspector Morse and his partner solve mysteries and bring murderers to justice
A year in Provence by Peter Mayle( visu )
19 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,091 libraries worldwide
Based on Peter Mayle's bestseller by the same name, it is the hilarious first year account of the Mayles' adjusting to both the idiosyncracies of the locals and the quaint traditions of this ancient and charming region
Chaplin by Richard Attenborough( visu )
10 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in English and held by 855 libraries worldwide
Chaplin's entire life is covered in the biographical film. From his upbringings in the slums of England to his Honorary Oscar in 1972
Goodnight Mister Tom by Jack Gold( visu )
21 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 794 libraries worldwide
As Britain stands on the brink of WWII, Tom Oakley, a cantankerous old man living a solitary life in a small village becomes the guardian of an 11-year-old evacuee of London. The two develop a bond of friendship that gives them both new hope
World War II in color ( visu )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 563 libraries worldwide
Until today, our collective memories of World War II have lived almost exclusively in black and white. Recently re-discovered color film archival materials, assembled after years of research, offers a new perspective on everything from the war's most critical battles and key personalities to details of life on the home front to the plight of uprooted refugees
Monsignor Renard by John Thaw( visu )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 362 libraries worldwide
Monsignor Renard tells the story of the German occupation of France during World War II through the eyes and experiences of a humble and extraordinary priest-- whose beliefs are tested to the breaking point
Happy families ( visu )
6 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 344 libraries worldwide
Sir John Balcombe, head of one of the country's largest companies, is found brutally murdered at his home. The Balcombe family shows no sign of grief and the murder is attracting considerable public attention. Morse dislikes the press attention but his mind is brought swiftly back to Balcombe House when a second murder occurs
Last bus to Woodstock ( visu )
4 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in English and held by 331 libraries worldwide
Inspector Morse uncovers a web of intrigue, blackmail and hidden passion in a local insurance office when he investigates the death of a young secretary
The Wolvercote tongue ( visu )
8 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and held by 329 libraries worldwide
A precious jewel known as The Wolvercote tongue is missing and its owner has been found dead in a hotel room. Morse suspects foul play, despite the pathologist's report that she died of a heart attack
Dead on time ( visu )
9 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 312 libraries worldwide
When an elderly Don apparently commits suicide, Inspector Morse is called in and finds he has a personal involvement in the case. The wife of the dead man is the woman Morse was engaged to be married to years ago
Deceived by flight ( visu )
8 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and held by 305 libraries worldwide
Sergeant Lewis gets to display his cricketing skills as a sub with the Clarets XI old boys' team when they gather for their annual match at Oxford, but Morse is called in when one of the team is murdered
The silent world of Nicholas Quinn ( visu )
3 editions published between 1991 and 2002 in English and held by 304 libraries worldwide
Inspector Morse is called in to investigate one of the most puzzling murder cases yet. Someone is selling examination secrets at Oxford and making a killing in more ways than one. Nicholas Quinn is the hard-of-hearing member of an examinations board until one day he is found dead at home. Can Morse match up the clues with the killer?--Container
Infernal serpent ( visu )
7 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in English and held by 302 libraries worldwide
Morse and Lewis have to tackle a particularly unsavoury case involving child abuse. Their enquiries into the murder of an eminent environmentalist, killed minutes before he was due to give a controversial lecture, unearth skeletons in the cupboard of a respectable academic family
Absolute conviction ( visu )
5 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in English and held by 287 libraries worldwide
Bailey, Thornton and Cryer were eighties entrepreneurs until it was found that they had stolen millions of pounds from their investors. All three are serving sentences in the same prison where Cryer is found dead in his cell. It looks like a heart attack but the pathologist's report quickly points to murder. Morse and Lewis go behind bars to investigate but must tread carefully with the prison governor
Driven to distraction ( visu )
12 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and held by 285 libraries worldwide
Morse's investigations into the apparently motiveless murder of a young woman lead him to question his own driving ability and to consider selling his coveted Mark 2 Jaguar
Death of the self ( visu )
5 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 285 libraries worldwide
An Englishwoman is attending an expensive psychotherapy course near Vicenza, Italy when she dies in a freak accident. The Italian verdict is accidental death, but the woman's husband questions the decision. Morse and Lewis are sent to Italy where Morse discovers that the psychotherapy centre is run by an old adversary
Greeks bearing gifts ( visu )
4 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 274 libraries worldwide
The Greek community in Oxford closes ranks when a Greek restaurant chef is found dead and a baby goes missing. Morse feels more at home with Oxford's other Greek connection - the classical scholars - and surprisingly discovers there could be a link between the two worlds
Inspector Morse ( visu )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 265 libraries worldwide
Chief Inspector Morse and his partner, Detective Sergeant Lewis, solve mysteries and bring criminals to justice
Sins of the fathers ( visu )
7 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in English and held by 265 libraries worldwide
Real ale buff Inspector Morse is in his element when he investigates foul play at a family-run brewery
The daughters of Cain ( visu )
6 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in English and held by 259 libraries worldwide
"Suspects abound after the murder of Dr. Felix McClure and so do their alibis. A retired university Fellow is stabbed to death in cold blood and Inspector Morse and Sergeant Lewis are plunged back into the heart of Oxford's academic world. An apparent routine investigation for the two detectives is complicated as they unravel a story of undergraduate suicide, drugs in college and the dismissal of a college scout."--Container
 
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Alternative Names
John Thaw acteur britannique
John Thaw Britischer Schauspieler
John Thaw britisk skodespelar
John Thaw britisk skuespiller
John Thaw Brits acteur
John Thaw brittisk skådespelare
Thaw, John Edward 1942-2002
Джон Тоу
Тоу, Джон
존 써
Languages
English (253)
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