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Shrake, Edwin

Overview
Works: 37 works in 126 publications in 4 languages and 9,169 library holdings
Genres: Anecdotes  Biography  Fiction  History  Autobiographies  Drama  Western films  Film adaptations  Crime films  Manuscripts 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Contributor, Scenarist
Classifications: GV965, 796.352
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Edwin Shrake
 
Most widely held works by Edwin Shrake
Harvey Penick's little red book : lessons and teachings from a lifetime in golf by Harvey Penick( Book )

11 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and held by 1,663 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Golf coach Harvey Penick presents wisdom culled from his more than eighty years on the course, covering the physical and mental aspects of the game
Willie : an autobiography by Willie Nelson( Book )

7 editions published between 1988 and 2000 in English and held by 1,387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An autobiography of the country music star including his childhood in the Depression, his career achievements, and personal life
Bootlegger's boy by Barry Switzer( Book )

4 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 948 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Barry examines his life and football career, telling about his own techniques for recruiting players and the strategies that made his teams great
And if you play golf, you're my friend : further reflections of a grown caddie by Harvey Penick( Book )

2 editions published between 1993 and 1999 in English and held by 945 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains stories about golf and golfers, golf instruction, and authors' personal insights into the sport
The game for a lifetime : more lessons and teachings by Harvey Penick( Book )

2 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and held by 745 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a collection of inspirational golfing wisdom, the author provides entertaining recollections and practical advice for golfers of all ages
Custer's brother's horse by Edwin Shrake( Book )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Begins with Confederate captain Jerod Robin waiting to be hanged for murder in Austin. Also in the hoosegow waiting for the hangman is blustery English novelist Edmund Varney, who is accused of stealing the horse of Lt. Tom Custer, the famous general's younger brother. Their jailer and tormentor is Santana Leatherwood, leader of a cold-blooded family of misfits who want Robin dead because of a family feud?and Varney dead just for the fun of it
But not for love by Edwin Shrake( )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fort Worth lawyer Ben Carpenter is facing an almost unwinnable case against a powerful Dallas businessman. It could shatter Ben's career. When his friends throw him a riotous 30th birthday party, at first Ben is depressed. But someone suggests they go to the Cinco de Mayo festival in Mexico. Now armed with booze and litle green pills, the party sets off for the border. What Ben doesn't know is that he is heading straight for a strange confrontation--with his opponent
Tom Horn by William Wiard( Visual )

15 editions published between 1980 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A recreation of Horn's latter-day career in the turn-of-the-century West
Limo by Dan Jenkins( Book )

7 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mallory, head of network planning, has a lunatic boss who dreams up an impossible program concept. Mallory struggles to make the deadline in a ribald, chaotic mess
Strange peaches; a novel by Edwin Shrake( Book )

6 editions published between 1972 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A TV western star quits his successful series and returns to Dallas to make a documentary film that reveals the truth about his home town. His quest forces him to learn if he is capable of using his six-gun for real as he moves from booze and radical politics in oil men's palaces into the infamous Carousel Club and the underworld of arms and dope smuggling in a city ripe for the murder of a President
But not for love by Edwin Shrake( Book )

14 editions published between 1964 and 2004 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fort Worth lawyer Ben Carpenter is facing an almost unwinnable case against a powerful Dallas businessman. It could shatter Ben's career. When his friends throw him a riotous 30th birthday party, at first Ben is depressed. But someone suggests they go to the Cinco de Mayo festival in Mexico. Now armed with booze and litle green pills, the party sets off for the border. What Ben doesn't know is that he is heading straight for a strange confrontation--with his opponent
Land of the permanent wave : an Edwin "Bud" Shrake reader by Edwin Shrake( Book )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This anthology is the first to present and explore Shrake's writing completely, including his journalism, fiction, and film work, both published and previously unpublished
Harvey Penick's little red book by Harvey Penick( Recording )

6 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection that is full of inspiration and homespun wisdom that reflects Penick's great love of golf as well as his great talent for teaching
And if you play golf, you're my friend by Harvey Penick( Recording )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author shares his wit, wisdom, and practical advice on how to play golf like the pros
The game for a lifetime : more lessons and teachings by Harvey Penick( Recording )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The final work from the legendary teacher. His gentle demeanor and timeless wisdom made Harvey Penick America's best-loved teacher of the game of golf. At the time of his death in April 1995, Harvey was well along in the work on this, his fourth book of golf instruction. Like his classic Little Red Book, The Game for a Lifetime is filled not so much with swing tips and stance aids, but with a timeless philosophy that seeks to improve play by improving how golfers feel about their games. Harvey tells listeners about the different methods he used to help his pupils find twenty more yards off the tee; about the sweet-swinging students whose swings he could remember and recognize without having seen them for thirty-odd years; and he advises the seasoned golfer, whose seasoning is measured not in years, but in experience on the links and at the practice tee. Harvey always said that he knew that his teachings have stood the test of time. His was truly a lifetime spent pursuing the best
For all who love the game by Harvey Penick( Recording )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers advice and techniques for women golfers to improve different aspects of their game
Bootlegger's boy by Barry Switzer( Recording )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nightwing by Martin Cruz Smith( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the home of the high priest of the Masakai, tribal deputy Youngman Duran finds the old man trying to bring the world to an end by summoning Yewah, the monster god of the Masakai who guards the gates of life and death. Called to the Mamoa ranch, Duran finds strange razor-sharp wounds and the smell of ammonia coming from a dead horse. It isn't long before the entire Indian community is terrorized by a colony of vampire bats. Newly remastered
El pequeño libro rojo del golf : lecciones y experiencias de toda una vida dedicada al golf by Harvey Penick( Book )

6 editions published between 1994 and 2003 in Spanish and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kid Blue( Visual )

3 editions published between 1973 and 2015 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Bickford Warner, a.k.a. Kid Blue (Dennis Hopper), is a bumbling turn-of-the-century outlaw who tries, unsuccessfully, to retire from his life of crime while trying to build a new life. He settles in a town of eccentrics that includes a married man (Warren Oates) who rhapsodizes about male companionship and the Greeks, a fire-and-brimstone preacher (Peter Boyle) who is building an "aero-cycle" and praises the Lord for his gifts of peyote, hemp and alcohol, and a sheriff (Ben Johnson) who's constantly on Kid Blue's case."--container
 
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Harvey Penick's little red book : lessons and teachings from a lifetime in golf
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Shrake, Bud

Shrake Bud 1931-....

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Willie : an autobiographyAnd if you play golf, you're my friend : further reflections of a grown caddieThe game for a lifetime : more lessons and teachingsCuster's brother's horseLimoStrange peaches; a novelBut not for loveLand of the permanent wave : an Edwin "Bud" Shrake reader