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Gaminara, William

Works: 90 works in 236 publications in 1 language and 2,899 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Military history  History  Historical fiction  War stories  Drama  Detective and mystery fiction  Biography  Adventure stories  Psychological fiction 
Roles: Narrator, Author, Actor, Performer, Librettist
Classifications: PR6053.O75, 823.914
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Publications about William Gaminara
Publications by William Gaminara
Most widely held works by William Gaminara
Sharpe's fortress by Bernard Cornwell( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 251 libraries worldwide
Sharpe is now an officer in Sir Arthur Wellesley's army, and discovers that his fellow officers are not welcoming. Unsure of his authority, he is failing and his failing seems assured when he is relegated to a tedious job in the baggage train. There, he discovers a treason from his worst enemy, Sergeant Obadiah Hakeswill
Sharpe's siege : Richard Sharpe and the Winter Campaign, 1814 by Bernard Cornwell( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 217 libraries worldwide
This story continues the exploits of Richard Sharpe, a soldier who rises from the British ranks to become an officer during the Napoleonic Wars. In this episode, Sharpe goes looking for a regiment of replacements who exist on paper, but cannot be located physically
Sharpe's battle : [Richard Sharpe and the Battle of Fuentes de Oñoro] by Bernard Cornwell( Sound Recording )
12 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 209 libraries worldwide
While fighting in the Peninsular War, Richard Sharpe, a British Napoleonic soldier, must prove himself at the Battle of Fuentes de Oñoro, May 1811
Sharpe's gold by Bernard Cornwell( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 196 libraries worldwide
Richard Sharpe embarks on a desperate mission to recover a treasure hidden behind enemy lines that is vital to the success of the war. The gold is in the possession of a powerful guerrilla leader, feared by ally and enemy alike. But Sharpe's fiercest battles lie with the British officers, ignorant of his deadly secret and mistrustful of his ruthless methods
Sharpe's sword : [Richard Sharpe and the Salamanca campaign, June and July 1812] by Bernard Cornwell( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 1983 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 170 libraries worldwide
Richard Sharpe fights a ruthless, sadistic Colonel Leroux at the Battle of Salamanca
Sharpe's escape by Bernard Cornwell( Sound Recording )
6 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 151 libraries worldwide
The year is 1810, and the British Army is struggling against the confident French, who are assailing Portugal once again. As British soldiers cross into Spain, they find a hunger-ridden, depleted land. In the middle of the chaos is Captain of the Light Company, Richard Sharpe, who has found a new nemesis in Ferragus, a duplicitous Portuguese man well-connected with the French invaders. However, the battle between the two men takes a more dangerous turn, when Sharpe, no longer with his regiment, takes some unorthodox routes to prosecute his personal battle. With only his ex-colleague, the reliable Sergeant Harper and a Portuguese ally, Jorge Vicente, to help confront myriad enemies, the Sharpe/Ferragus duel is fought through the ruined streets of Coimbra and on to Lisbon, as Wellington mounts a coup de grace against the French
The bridesmaid by Ruth Rendell( Sound Recording )
14 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in English and held by 144 libraries worldwide
Philip Wardman had more than just the ordinary squeamishness where death was concerned. Yet he could hardly avoid the suspicious disappearance of his sister's friend Rebecca Neave, especially when everyone was ascribing the cause to murder. Philip's feminine ideal is the statue of the Roman goddess Flora in his mother's garden. His marble Flora doesn't fade, doesn't alter, doesn't die. But then he meets Senta Pelham, a beautiful, sensual, childlike actress who flagrantly disdains the morals of society and passionately desires the elusive Philip
According to Hoyle by William Gaminara( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 122 libraries worldwide
Sharpe's tiger by Bernard Cornwell( Sound Recording )
7 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 122 libraries worldwide
Sharpe and the rest of his battalion are about to embark upon the siege of Seringapatam, island citadel of the Tippoo of Mysore. The British must move this potentate from his tiger throne, but he has gone to extraordinary lengths to defend his city from attack
Not dead yet by Peter James( Sound Recording )
7 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 112 libraries worldwide
For LA producer Larry Brooker, this is the movie that could bring the fortune that has so long eluded him. For rock superstar, Gaia, desperate to be taken seriously as an actor, this is the role that could get her an Oscar nomination. For the City of Brighton and Hove, the publicity value of a major Hollywood movie being filmed on location, about the city's greatest love story--between King George IVth and Maria Fitzherbert--is incalculable. For Detective Superintendent Roy Grace of Sussex CID, it is a nightmare unfolding in front of his eyes. An obsessed stalker is after Gaia. One attempt on her life is made days before she leaves her Bel Air home to fly to Brighton. Now, he has been warned, the stalker may be at large in his city, waiting, watching, planning
Sharpe's revenge by Bernard Cornwell( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 109 libraries worldwide
It is 1814. After a long and exhausting series of battles the British and Spanish armies are pushing into south-western France from Spain. Rumours abound that Napoleon has surrendered, been murdered, or fled. But before the French are finally defeated, and Sharpe can lay down his sword, one of the bloodiest conflicts of the war must be fought: the battle for the city of Toulouse. Whatever the outcome, Sharpe's war won't be over. Accused of stealing a consignment of Napoleon's treasure en route to Elba, Sharpe must elude his captors and track down the unknown enemy who has tried to incriminate him. Accompanied by his comrade, Captain William Frederickson, Major Richard Sharpe pursues with energy, venom and unflinching resolve an ingenious and devastating revenge
Sharpe's company : Richard Sharpe and the seige of Badajoz, January to April 1812 by Bernard Cornwell( Sound Recording )
7 editions published between 1982 and 2008 in English and held by 106 libraries worldwide
It was a hard winter. For Richard Sharpe, it was the worst he could remember. He had lost his command to a wealthy man. And from England comes his oldest enemy -- the ruthless Hakeswill -- utterly determined to ruin Sharpe. To lead an assault on the thick, sheer battlements of the Badajoz fortress is suicide, yet Richard Sharpe must lead one. For inside the walls are his wife and daughter, and only he can save them
Sharpe's regiment : Richard Sharpe and the invasion of France, June to November 1813 by Bernard Cornwell( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and held by 105 libraries worldwide
Major Richard Sharpe's men are in mortal danger, not from the French, but from the bureaucrats of Whitehall. Unless reinforcements are brought from England, the depleted South Essex will be disbanded and the men scattered throughout the army. Determined not to see his regiment die, Sharpe returns to England and uncovers a nest of wellbred high ranking traitors, any one of whom could destroy him with a word or stroke of the pen. He is forced into the most desperate gamble of his life and not even the Prince Regent's influence may be enough to save him. Sequel to "Sharpe's honour" (CC09053). 1994. (Richard Sharpe ; 17)
A fatal inversion by Barbara Vine( Sound Recording )
15 editions published between 1989 and 2016 in English and held by 99 libraries worldwide
In the long, hot summer of 1976 Adam, Rufus, Shiva, Vivien and Zosie are camping at Wyvis Hall. They don't ask why they are there or how they are to live; they simply scavenge, steal and sell the family heirlooms.Ten years later, the bodies of a woman and child are discovered in the Hall's animal cemetery. But which woman? And whose child?
Sharpe's devil by Bernard Cornwell( Sound Recording )
7 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and held by 74 libraries worldwide
Five years after the battle of Waterloo, Sharpe's, peaceful retirement in Normandy is shattered by a plea for help. Don Blas Vivar is missing in Chile, reported dead at rebel hands, a report his wife refuses to believe. It's 1820 and Sharpe and his companion, Patrick Harper set off to Chile, via St Helena where they meet the fallen Emperor Napoleon. Neither Sharpe or Harper realise what danger awaits them in Chile
Sharpe's Waterloo by Bernard Cornwell( Sound Recording )
9 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and held by 73 libraries worldwide
In June 1815, as Europe heads towards one of the most decisive battles in history, Lieutrnant-Colonel Richard Sharpe finds himself on the personal staff of the Young Frog, Frederick, Prince of Orange, who has been given command of a large proportion of Allied Forces. Frederick refuses to listen to Sharpe's scouting reports of an enormous French army marching towards Brussels with the lately returned Emperor Napoleon at its head--until it is nearly too late
Morgan's run by Colleen McCullough( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 71 libraries worldwide
Sexy, educated, and a convicted felon, Englishman Richard Morgan finds romance and adventure on a harsh, untamed continent in this historical saga of Australia's first settlers
The three lions by William Gaminara( Book )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 52 libraries worldwide
"David Beckham, Prince William and David Cameron are in Zurich the night before England's bid for the 2018 World Cup. Between them they thrash out a plan that will woo FIFA and bring the beautiful game home. But as precious minutes tick by things start to go disastrously and deliciously wrong. Whatever else is at stake, this is more, much more, than a question of sport."--Page 4 of cover
Byron : mad, bad and dangerous to know : a poet and his publisher ( visu )
4 editions published between 1987 and 1993 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 46 libraries worldwide
Documentary about Lord Byron, based on Byron's correspondence to his publisher, John Murray; on his poetry; and on an interview with a descendant of Murray
Sharpe's rifles by Bernard Cornwell( file )
4 editions published between 1989 and 2007 in English and held by 41 libraries worldwide
In the bitter winter of 1809, the French are winning the war in Spain. Britain's forces are retreating, being hotly pursued by Napoleon's troops. Lieutenant Richard Sharpe and his detachment of riflemen, have been cut off, and are being pursued by an Irishman called Patrick Harper. Sharpe finds an ally in a Spanish cavalry officer, Blas Vivar, and companionship in an English refugee, Louisa Parker
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Alternative Names
William Gaminara britischer Schauspieler und Drehbuchautor
William Gaminara British actor and screenwriter
William Gaminara Brits acteur
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