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Larkin, Peter 1946-

Overview
Works: 49 works in 147 publications in 1 language and 3,044 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Fiction  Film adaptations  Gangster films  Political fiction  Encyclopedias  Military history  History  Melodramas (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Author, Narrator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Peter Larkin
Get Shorty by Barry Sonnenfeld( Visual )

4 editions published between 1995 and 1998 in English and held by 748 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chili Palmer, a Miami loan shark who can make even a "slow pay" come across, follows a mark to Hollywood, ends up partners with him and makes it big in the movie business
A time for war : a thriller by Michael Savage( Recording )

9 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a helicopter carrying Navy Seals crashes in Afghanistan, a car driven by FBI agents vanishes in San Francisco, and the body of a Chinese agent surfaces in the waters near the Golden Gate Bridge, popular TV show host Jack Hatfield suspects a terrorist conspiracy. With the help of Dover Griffith, a young woman from the Office of Naval Intelligence, Jack discovers a plan to attack the military and unleash a deadly poison on citizens--and it may have been funded by the American government
Abuse of power by Michael Savage( Recording )

8 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spanning the globe from Europe and Israel to the back alleys of San Francisco's Chinatown, a reporter must make the choice between protecting his own life and investigating a terrorist cell whose goal is nothing less than total political control, no matter what the cost
Wordsworth and Coleridge : promising losses by Peter Larkin( Book )

15 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wordsworth and Coleridge: Promising Losses assembles essays spanning the last thirty years, including a selection of Peter Larkin's original verse, with the concept of promise and loss serving as the uniting narrative thread.
Modern American snipers : from the legend to the reaper--on the battlefield with special operations snipers by Chris Martin( Recording )

7 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Most people think of snipers as shooters perched in urban hides, dealing out death unseen from a considerable distance. But this description barely scratches the surface. Special operations snipers are men with stacked skill sets who have the ability to turn the tide of battles, even when they aren't pulling the trigger. Now the inside story of some of the most heroic patriots in recent American history by the friends and colleagues who knew them best
SABR and SABR LIBOR market models in practice : with examples implemented in Python by Christian Crispoldi( )

5 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A hands-on guide to interest rate modelling, including the SABR model, the market standard for vanilla products, and the LIBOR market model, the most commonly used model for exotic products. This accessible book also provides an explanation of the extended SABR LIBOR market model.--
Frozen fire by Bill Evans( Recording )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eager to exploit a potentially highly-lucrative energy source, billionaire Dennis Cavendish has begun to tap the crystalline methane under the floor of the Atlantic Ocean. Eco-terrorism kills his science team and releases gigatons of poisonous methane into the water and atmosphere, causing untold deaths. If the release isn't stopped, all life on Earth will soon disappear
Dinner with friends( Visual )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four close friends, two great couples, married for years, they planned on eating, drinking and parenting their way into old age. But at a dinner party, one friend shows up without the spouse, bearing the news that will test their friendship and their marriages. When a close friend leaves his wife for another woman, whose side do you take?
A fire upon the deep by Vernor Vinge( )

5 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this popular and widely praised novel, a rescue mission races against time to save a pair of human children being held captive by a medieval lupine race-and to recover the weapon that will keep the universe from being changed forever
Cauldron of ghosts by David Weber( Recording )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Mesan Alignment: a centuries-old cabal that seeks to impose its vision of a society dominated by genetic rank onto the human race. Now the conspiracy stands exposed by spies Anton Zilwicki and Victor Cachat - one an agent of Honor Harrington's Star Kingdom of Manticore, the other a Havenite operative. The outing of the Alignment has turned the galaxy's political framework topsy-turvy. Old coalitions have disintegrated. New alliances have been born
The ultimate encyclopedia of dogs, dog breeds & dog care by Peter Larkin( Book )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles nearly 150 dog breeds, providing color photos and covering their temperament, history, and physical characteristics, and discusses general dog care, including nutrition, grooming, breeding, training, health care, and first aid
A deepness in the sky by Vernor Vinge( )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the Spiders, inhabitants of a planet where the sun regularly stops shining for periods of 200 years, during which they are frozen in ice. The novel picks them up emerging from their most recent hibernation in a frenzy of activity and innovation to make up for lost time. By the author of A Fire upon the Deep
Countdown to Mecca by Michael Savage( )

7 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A plane bound for Amman, Jordan goes down in the Caspian Sea. The crash yields no survivors, save the Russian mercenary who hijacked the flight, and a cask containing an agent of unprecedented destructive potential is missing from the wreckage. A carefully plotted terrorist attack has been put into motion, and the resulting chaos might be enough to push America toward another costly war
Burning midnight by Loren D Estleman( )

4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a friend asks Walker to get his son's brother-in-law out of one of two feuding gangs, Walker is caught in the middle of a gang war that involves an international conspiracy
Finding Jesus : faith, fact, forgery : six holy objects that tell the remarkable story of the gospels by David Gibson( Recording )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores six major artifacts, including the Shroud of Turin, the True Cross, and the Holy Grail, that give us the most direct evidence about the life and world of Jesus. The book and attendant CNN series provide a dramatic way to retell "the greatest story ever told" while introducing a broad audience to the history, the latest controversies, and newest forensic science involved in sorting out facts from the fiction of would-be forgers and deceivers
The complete dog book : a comprehensive, practical care and training manual and a definitive encyclopedia of world breeds by Peter Larkin( Book )

11 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A visual guide to more than 180 breeds from all over the world, with information on grooming, feeding and exercise, and insights into temperament and suitability; with over 700 photographs
Caring for your dog : the comprehensive guide to successful dog care: buying a dog, routine care, training and first aid by Peter Larkin( Book )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Caring for Your Dog is the complete guide to understanding and looking after your pet. It covers all aspects of routine dog care, from choosing your pet through training, breeding, and basic first aid
Crown of slaves by David Weber( Recording )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The universe of Honor Harrington. The Star Kingdom's ally Erewhon is growing increasingly restive in the alliance because the new High Ridge regime ignores its needs
Torch of freedom by David Weber( Recording )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As the slavemasters of Mesa plot against the Star Empire of Manticore and the newly liberated slave planet of Torch, Anton Zilwicki and the notorious Havenite secret agent Victor Cachat set off on a dangerous mission to uncover the truth concerning a wave of mysterious assassinations that have been launched against both Manticore and Torch
Lessways least scarce among : poems 2002-2009 by Peter Larkin( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Frozen fireThe ultimate encyclopedia of dogs, dog breeds & dog careThe complete dog book : a comprehensive, practical care and training manual and a definitive encyclopedia of world breeds
Alternative Names
Larkin, Peter

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English (101)