WorldCat Identities

Weatherby, William J.

Overview
Works: 48 works in 217 publications in 5 languages and 6,502 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Biographies  Drama  Sports films  Biographical films  Historical films  Film adaptations  Fiction  Interviews 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: PN1997, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about William J Weatherby
 
Most widely held works by William J Weatherby
James Baldwin : artist on fire : a portrait by William J Weatherby( Book )

24 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A long-time friend of the writer and social critic traces his development and journey from Harlem, to Paris, and finally back to America and discusses his lifelong dedication to articulate the intricacies of race relations and human struggle
Salman Rushdie : sentenced to death by William J Weatherby( Book )

9 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 766 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the author of "The Satanic Verses" describing his life and the controversy surrounding the publication of his book
The Negro in New York; an informal social history by Roi Ottley( Book )

9 editions published between 1967 and 1969 in English and held by 641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jackie Gleason : an intimate portrait of the great one by William J Weatherby( Book )

9 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the comedian based on the author's personal interviews
Squaring off : Mailer vs Baldwin by William J Weatherby( Book )

15 editions published in 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chariots of fire : a true story by William J Weatherby( Book )

31 editions published between 1981 and 1997 in English and held by 470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of two athletes willing to sacrifice anything except their honor as they prepare to race in the 1924 Olympics
Conversations with Marilyn by William J Weatherby( Book )

17 editions published between 1976 and 1992 in English and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Negro in New York; an informal social history, 1626-1940 by Roi Ottley( Book )

8 editions published between 1967 and 1969 in English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Love in the shadows by William J Weatherby( Book )

2 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Impressions of a British reporter in covering the racial crisis in the U.S. for the "Manchester Guardian", centering on his love for a Negro girl of New Orleans
One of our priests is missing, a novel by William J Weatherby( Book )

8 editions published between 1968 and 1971 in English and German and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Out of hiding by William J Weatherby( Book )

5 editions published between 1966 and 1968 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Breaking the silence : the Negro struggle in the U.S.A. by William J Weatherby( Book )

10 editions published in 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Death of an informer by William J Weatherby( Book )

4 editions published between 1973 and 1979 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Taylor is a young white man from Nola, who moves to 42nd Street in New York due to a desire to escape from his oppressive southern upbringing and a taste for sex with rough black men that can be easily satisfied on the Deuce. However, with the help of a former army buddy, and lover, named Boy Ronnie, Taylor gets caught up with a handful of other African-American criminals. As a well-spoken and intelligent white man, Taylor gets the job as the courier of cocaine to affluent white clients. When one of the links in the chain is turned in, however, Taylor being an outsider - both homosexual and white - leads to his murder on suspicion of turning in his fellow cocaine courier. Death of an informer is a novel of harsh realities and the nightmare world of desperation and despair
Murder at the UN by William J Weatherby( Book )

4 editions published between 1976 and 1978 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Home in the dark by William J Weatherby( Book )

3 editions published between 1976 and 1979 in English and German and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Coronation by William J Weatherby( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The moondancers by William J Weatherby( Book )

6 editions published between 1983 and 1985 in French and English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Kremlin watcher by William J Weatherby( Book )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Goliath by William J Weatherby( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conversaciones con marilyn by William J Weatherby( Book )

4 editions published in 1978 in 3 languages and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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James Baldwin : artist on fire : a portrait
Covers
Conversaciones con marilyn
Alternative Names
Weatherby, W.J.

Weatherby, W. J. 1930-1992

Weatherby, W. J. (William J.)

Weatherby, William John.

Weatherby, William John 1930-1992

וויתרבי, וו. ג'.

וויתרבי, ויליאם ג

ויתרבי, וילים ג.

웨더비, W. J. 1930-1992

웨더비, 윌리암 J. 1930-1992

웨더비, 윌리암 존 1930-1992

ウェザビー, W. J

Languages
English (161)

German (4)

French (4)

Spanish (2)

Catalan (1)