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Marcus, James

Works: 8 works in 13 publications in 1 language and 510 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Science fiction films  Fiction  Film noir  Biography  History  Crime films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Dark comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about James Marcus
Publications by James Marcus
Most widely held works by James Marcus
Collusion : international espionage and the war on terror by Carlo Bonini( Book )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 361 libraries worldwide
"In the world of international espionage, all roads don't always lead to Italy, but they often pass through it. It is where Bonini and D'Avanzo uncovered a government-sponsored underworld of spies and crooked politicians, sidewalk deals and hapless villains that has played such a crucial role in the dirty business of making history since 9-11." "But here they reveal much more than the inner workings of "Nigergate" and the Abu Omar scandal. They bring the CIA and SISMI into sharp focus, along with other players in international spycraft, "black propaganda" specialists, and the numerous shady characters shopping deals - here are the bungled wiretaps, the outrageous expense accounts, the lawless abductions, and the absurd misinterpretations of evidence." "It's all chronicled in stories about the international spy trade, where players like Ahmad Chalabi emerge in full relief, and we get the most vivid, behind-the-scenes look yet at the war on terror."--book jacket
The duel by Giacomo Casanova( Book )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 47 libraries worldwide
It was his intention to trade a few sword-thrusts in some place or another, and get the business over with. In this autobiographical tale, a young dandy is forced to fell his hometown after falling afoul of the authorities. But sheltering in the royal court he finds treachery and insult and is eventually positioned into a meaningless confrontation over a woman he cares nothing about. Told with debonair wit and a merciless attitude toward high society, the tale becomes a tense adventure that leads to a surprising outcome
Inshallah by Oriana Fallaci( Book )
3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 42 libraries worldwide
Traces the story of Italian peacekeepers in Lebanon after the car bombing of American and French barracks
Abecedary by Goffredo Parise( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 23 libraries worldwide
A Clockwork Orange by Stanley Kubrick( visu )
2 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
"Being the adventures of a young man who couldn't resist pretty girls, or a bit of the old ultra-violence, who went to jail, was re-conditioned, and came out a different young man. Or was he?" So might opine your humble narrator, Alex. Alex and his droogs Georgie, Dim, and Pete are bored. Alex loves Ludwig van, milk bars, and mayhem. One night a botched burglary ends in murder. Apprehended by the police, Alex is tried, sentenced, and sent to prison for fourteen years. Two years into his sentence, he signs up for The Ludovico Treatment, and is released as cured. However, the world is a harsh and violent place, and now Alex is unable to defend himself. O my brothers, what will happen to poor Alex now?
Tender butt by James Marcus( Book )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Dino : the life and films of Dino De Laurentiis by Tullio Kezich( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Chicken lickin' studs by James Marcus( Book )
1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
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