WorldCat Identities

Anderson, Robert 1917-2009

Overview
Works: 157 works in 450 publications in 8 languages and 10,288 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Naval history  Historical films  Television adaptations  War films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Television plays, American  Film catalogs 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Speaker, Adapter, Director
Classifications: PS3501.N34, 812.54
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Tea and sympathy by Robert Anderson( Book )

54 editions published between 1948 and 1995 in 6 languages and held by 1,271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This groundbreaking drama explores a sensitive young man's coming of age amid the taunts and suspicions of his classmates and teachers at a private boy's academy. Only a sympathetic act of compassion by the wife of the headmaster gives young Tom the courage to grow into a man
You know I can't hear you when the water's running by Robert Anderson( Book )

17 editions published between 1967 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 1,152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Shock of Recognition-The Footsteps of Doves-I'll Be Home For Christmas-I'm Herbert
I never sang for my father by Robert Anderson( Book )

16 editions published between 1968 and 1996 in English and German and held by 955 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the relationship between a father and his son, and the son's effort to understand that relationship after his father's death. 2 acts, 8 men, 3 women
The Sand Pebbles by Robert Wise( Visual )

17 editions published between 1966 and 2013 in English and held by 834 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A U.S. gunboat cruises China's Yangtze River in 1926, witnessing the awakening of a bloody revolution
Solitaire ; &, Double solitaire by Robert Anderson( Book )

6 editions published between 1972 and 2000 in English and held by 744 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The nun's story by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

11 editions published between 1958 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In 1930, in Belgium, Gabrielle van der Mal is the stubborn daughter of the prominent surgeon Dr. Pascin Van Der Mal that decides to leave her the upper-class family to enter to a convent, expecting to work as nun in Congo with tropical diseases"--IMDb
After by Robert Anderson( Book )

12 editions published between 1973 and 1982 in 3 languages and held by 629 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Getting up and going home by Robert Anderson( Book )

5 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I never sang for my father; a play in two acts by Robert Anderson( Book )

4 editions published between 1967 and 1996 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gene, a widower, tries once again to raise some feelings of affection for his father when he is confronted with the prospect of having to care for the mean, unloving, eighty-year-old man
The days between by Robert Anderson( Book )

15 editions published between 1965 and 1993 in English and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Silent night, lonely night; a new play by Robert Anderson( Book )

3 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A play about two lonely people brought together by chance. The setting is in a colonial inn in a New England town
All summer long : a drama in two acts by Robert Anderson( Book )

11 editions published in 1955 in English and Undetermined and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Only his crippled older brother is willing to help an eleven-year-old boy in his efforts to save their family's riverbank house threatened byflodd
Silent night, lonely night : a drama in two acts by Robert Anderson( Book )

10 editions published between 1958 and 1986 in English and German and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arena Stage, Zelda Fichandler, producing director, presents "Silent Night, Lonely Night," by Robert Anderson, with the Arena Stage Acting Company, directed by Mrs. Fichandler, settings by Curtiss Cowan, lighting by Leo Gallenstein, costumes by Marianna Elliott
Tea and sympathy by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

7 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drama about a teenage boy at a New England boarding school who is wrongly accused of homosexuality. The wife of a housemaster offers the boy her understanding and love when she finds that he is deeply troubled about the accusations
Elements of literature : first course [gr. 7( Book )

29 editions published between 1989 and 1993 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A textbook in literature for students in grade 9
I never sang for my father( Visual )

3 editions published between 1970 and 2010 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A complicated father-son relationship resurfaces after a mother's death. The kindhearted son has devoted his life to winning the affection of his stubborn and opinionated father. His efforts to care for him are met with hostility and rebuff. Eventually, the father breaks down and shares his true feelings with his son
Elements of literature( Book )

4 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Double solitaire( Visual )

4 editions published between 1974 and 2003 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Under pressure to reaffirm their marriage vows, two middle-aged people explore their dreams and the direction of their lives
I never sang for my father( Visual )

4 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a kindhearted son who devotes his life to winning the affection of his stubborn and opinionated father. His efforts to care for him are met with hostility and rebuff. Eventually, the father breaks down and shares his true feelings with his son
The Kung fu book by Robert Anderson( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The nun's story
Alternative Names
Anderson, Robert

Anderson, Robert 1917-2009

Anderson, Robert W.

Anderson, Robert W. 1917-2009

Anderson, Robert Woodruff.

Anderson, Robert Woodruff, 1917-

Anderson, Robert Woodruff, 1917-2009

Robert Anderson scénariste et dramaturge américain

Robert Anderson sceneggiatore, drammaturgo e produttore teatrale statunitense

Robert Anderson US-amerikanischer Drehbuchautor und Schriftsteller

Robert Woodruff Anderson

Robert Woodruff Anderson Amerikaans auteur

Ρόμπερτ Άντερσον

רוברט אנדרסון

رابرت اندرسون

로버트 앤더슨

アンダースン, ロバート

ロバート・ウッドラフ・アンダーソン

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You know I can't hear you when the water's runningI never sang for my fatherThe nun's storyI never sang for my father; a play in two actsElements of literature : first course [gr. 7