WorldCat Identities

Gault, William Campbell

Overview
Works: 125 works in 393 publications in 1 language and 11,630 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Baseball stories  Detective and mystery fiction  Football stories 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.G233, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about William Campbell Gault
 
Most widely held works by William Campbell Gault
Stubborn Sam by William Campbell Gault( Book )

4 editions published between 1969 and 1974 in English and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young baseball player suffers many reversals, including a serious head injury, before he manages to move from the minor to the major leagues
Gasoline cowboy by William Campbell Gault( Book )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Passionate about racing, a youth travels the National Circuit participating in motorcycle competitions
Quarterback gamble by William Campbell Gault( Book )

4 editions published between 1970 and 1973 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

No one believed Jug Elroy had the makings of a professional football player except the coach of the AFL Chicago Miners who gambled with Jug as a first-string quarterback in his rookie year
The dead seed by William Campbell Gault( Book )

9 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brock's boyhood idol moves in next door before vanishing and leaving a body in his wake
The last lap by William Campbell Gault( Book )

2 editions published between 1972 and 1974 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy learns the skills needed to race in the NASCAR circuit
Drag strip by William Campbell Gault( Book )

5 editions published between 1959 and 1969 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Members of a teen-age gang forget their street-corner gatherings and devote their time to helping build a new racing strip
Cat and mouse by William Campbell Gault( Book )

6 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Semi-retired detective Brock "The Rock" Callahan settles in a small Southern California town with his wife, only to have a dead cat tossed into his yard with a cryptic note attached, followed by the framing of a close friend for murder
Thunder road by William Campbell Gault( Book )

12 editions published between 1952 and 1971 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Pete is ambitious either to own a first class race shop or to become a big time racer, and he turns to old Barney Spicer, ex-racer, for advice."--Jacket
Thin ice by William Campbell Gault( Book )

3 editions published between 1978 and 1981 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A hockey pro has some doubts when his best friend's feisty brother joins the team
The oval playground by William Campbell Gault( Book )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the help of top mechanic Al Duncan and a great car, Mark Devlin learns to drive in the dirt-track league
Super Bowl bound by William Campbell Gault( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A talented young quarterback is caught between a father who opposes football for a very personal reason and an enthusiastic grandfather who thrives on it
Backfield challenge by William Campbell Gault( Book )

2 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young African American football player has a difficult time learning that he must do his share for race relations
Dirt track summer by William Campbell Gault( Book )

5 editions published between 1961 and 1971 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brothers Skipper and Tom Ludlow join the dirt track summer racing circuit with their rebuilt Cragar over their father's objections
The lonely mound by William Campbell Gault( Book )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young ballplayer learns a lot about ball control and the lonely responsibility of the pitcher as he works his way from the minor to the major leagues
Speedway challenge by William Campbell Gault( Book )

5 editions published between 1956 and 1966 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wild Willie, wide receiver by William Campbell Gault( Book )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Skeptical at first about the flashy black rookie receiver on his team, an NFL coach revises his opinion as the team's long struggle toward the Super Bowl progresses
The checkered flag by William Campbell Gault( Book )

4 editions published between 1964 and 1973 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the Depression of the 1930's three boys combine their business efforts and racing skills to win the big race. Grades 7-9
Death in Donegal Bay by William Campbell Gault( Book )

10 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brock finds a case that & rsquo;s too juicy to refuse Brock Callahan was still playing for the Los Angeles Rams when Alan Arthur Baker first conned him. Masquerading as an investment banker, Baker talked the hapless jock out of $5,000, returning it only when Brock threatened to snap his back in half. Years later, Brock is a retired private detective living in the splendor of the Los Angeles suburbs, and Baker needs help tailing his wife, a high-priced call girl who may be in danger. The old grifter is as crooked as they come, but too charming for Brock to say no. Brock puts prot & eacute;g & eacute; Corey Raleigh on the case, but can & rsquo;t help keeping an eye on the investigation. When the boy detective runs into trouble, Brock throws himself into the middle of a mystery involving a retired palooka, a brutal heiress, and the famous estate of one of the richest men California has ever known
Dead pigeon by William Campbell Gault( Book )

5 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Former pro football hero and private eye Brock Callahan is now rich, married, and retired. But when someone blasts the face off his old pal Mike Gregory with a sawed off shotgun Brock figures he has the skills and connections to find out who pulled the trigger and why. Pretty soon, though, that shotgun is aimed straight at Brock." --
Come die with me by William Campbell Gault( Book )

8 editions published between 1959 and 2014 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brock gets caught in a dangerous triangle between a jockey, a mobster, and L.A.'s finest blonde. Gloria Malone is a big woman with a little husband, and a problem only Brock Callahan can solve. Her jockey beau, Tip, has fallen in with a half-reformed gangster, and Gloria fears trouble for the pint-sized horseman. But as Brock quickly finds, L.A.'s criminals have more to fear from Tip than he does from them. The short man has a long mean streak, a girl on the side, and a couple of illegitimate children to boot. Even his horses don't like him. Brock isn't surprised when som
 
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Alternative Names
Duke, Will 1910-1995

Gault, William C.

Scott, Roney 1910-1995

William C. Gault scrittore statunitense

William Campbell Gault Amerikaans schrijver (1910-1995)

William Campbell Gault écrivain américain

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English (92)

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