Uris, Leon 1924-2003
Most widely held works about Leon Uris
Most widely held works by Leon Uris
Exodus by Leon Uris ( Book )
362 editions published between 1000 and 2009 in 30 languages and held by 4,376 libraries worldwide
The lives of many people were involved in the long-dreamed-of birth of the new Israeli nation.
Trinity by Leon Uris ( Book )
110 editions published between 1975 and 2011 in 15 languages and held by 3,824 libraries worldwide
The "terrible beauty" that is Ireland comes alive in this mighty epic that re-creates that Emerald's Isle's fierce struggle for independence. Trinity is a saga of glories and defeats, triumphs and tragedies, lived by a young Catholic rebel and the beautiful and valiant Protestant girl who defied her heritage to join him. Leon Uris has painted a masterful portrait of a beleaguered people divided by religion and wealth--impoverished Catholic peasants pitted against a Protestant aristocracy wielding power over life and death.
The haj by Leon Uris ( Book )
74 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in 11 languages and held by 3,154 libraries worldwide
"Leon Uris returns to the land of his acclaimed best-seller Exodus for an epic story of hate and love, vengeance and forgiveness and forgiveness. The Middle East is the powerful setting for this sweeping tale of a land where revenge is sacred and hatred noble. Where an Arab ruler tries to save his people from destruction but cannot save them from themselves. When violence spreads like a plague across the lands of Palestine--this is the time of The Haj."--Publisher.
QB VII by Leon Uris ( Book )
114 editions published between 1917 and 2004 in 20 languages and held by 3,136 libraries worldwide
Queen's Bench Courtroom Number Seven becomes a seething battleground when a famous novelist stands trial. Author Abraham Cady first became aware of Jadwiga Concentration Camp when he learned it was the place where his family was exterminated. This terrible revelation gave impetus to his decision to write a book that would shake the consciousness of the human race--and with the publication of "The Holocaust", his goal was accomplished.
Mitla Pass by Leon Uris ( Book )
58 editions published between 1988 and 1998 in 10 languages and held by 2,861 libraries worldwide
Writer Gideon Zadok leaves the glitter of Hollywood for the newly created State of Israel, where he learns much about himself and love on a dangerous military operation he covers as a war correspondent.
Mila 18 by Leon Uris ( Book )
176 editions published between 1951 and 2001 in 19 languages and held by 2,833 libraries worldwide
Mila 18 was the command post of the resistance movement organized by the Warsaw Jews. This is the story of the handful of men and women who, knowing they had to die, defied the whole German Army with their homemade weapons and bare hands.
Armageddon : a novel of Berlin by Leon Uris ( Book )
115 editions published between 1963 and 1999 in 12 languages and held by 2,732 libraries worldwide
Sean O'Sullivan, who hates Germans, falls in love with a German girl after World War II while the Russians and Americans clash over Berlin.
Redemption : a novel by Leon Uris ( Book )
52 editions published between 1976 and 2004 in 8 languages and held by 2,686 libraries worldwide
An Irish immigrant in New Zealand fills his son, Rory, with patriotic tales. When Rory grows up, World War I is on. He joins the New Zealand corps of the British army, survives Gallipoli, becomes an officer and is transferred to Ireland to put down a rebellion. One day his father's tales catch up and Rory switches sides. By the author of Trinity.
A god in ruins : a novel by Leon Uris ( Book )
27 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 2,426 libraries worldwide
A man who is seeking election as president of the United States discovers that his biological parents were Jews. He is Quinn O'Connell, a Jew adopted by Irish Catholic parents and his opponent prepares to exploit this.
Topaz; a novel by Leon Uris ( Book )
115 editions published between 1960 and 2001 in 17 languages and held by 2,406 libraries worldwide
A novel of international diplomacy and intrigue set in various locales around the world. Taking off from the Cuban missile crisis, the story is a combination of Russian espionage, the dedication of a French intelligence officer, and the devotion of the women in his life. Apparently the main point in the whole thing is the revelation of the direct line a Communist agency has to the top level in France. This is the secret of "Topaz."
O'Hara's choice : a novel by Leon Uris ( Book )
41 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,320 libraries worldwide
The son of a legendary Civil War marine, Zachary O'Hara struggles to keep the marines a viable part of the nation's military and falls in love with heiress Amanda Kerr, a relationship that is threatened by a painful secret.
Battle cry by Leon Uris ( Book )
84 editions published between 1953 and 2008 in 14 languages and held by 1,885 libraries worldwide
Follows the fortunes of a U.S. Marine outfit from boot camp to Guadalcanal, Tarawa, and elsewhere in the Pacific during World War II.
Ireland : a terrible beauty : the story of Ireland today by Leon Uris ( Book )
6 editions published between 1975 and 1982 in English and held by 1,084 libraries worldwide
Jerusalem, song of songs by Jill Uris ( Book )
7 editions published between 1981 and 1985 in English and German and held by 768 libraries worldwide
Color photographs accompany the story of Jerusalem's fifty centuries of history and its present cultures, religions and customs.
Exodus revisited by Leon Uris ( Book )
13 editions published between 1960 and 1975 in English and German and held by 727 libraries worldwide
Author collaborates with Dimitrios Harissiadis, a Greek photographer, to picture the land and people of Israel.
Gunfight at the O.K. Corral ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in English and French and held by 712 libraries worldwide
Wyatt Earp and John "Doc" Holliday team up to rid Tombstone, Arizona of the murderous Clanton gang.
The angry hills by Leon Uris ( Book )
65 editions published between 1955 and 1992 in 9 languages and held by 682 libraries worldwide
Adventure and intrigue in Greece, involving Jewish and American spies and British soldiers.
Exodus ( Visual )
34 editions published between 1200 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 530 libraries worldwide
Chronicles the story of the postwar Jewish struggle for independence and their fight to establish a homeland in Israel, beginning with the exodus from a Cypriot detention camp of a shipload of courageous European Jews headed toward Israel aboard a weathered freighter.
Gunfight at the O.K. Corral by Nelson C Nye ( Book )
2 editions published between 1982 and 2001 in English and held by 385 libraries worldwide
Ireland: a terrible beauty. The story of Ireland today by Jill Uris ( Book )
8 editions published between 1976 and 1984 in English and held by 343 libraries worldwide
Arizona--Tombstone Atrocities Cuba Drama Earp, Wyatt,--1848-1929 Easter Rising (Ireland : 1916) Emigration and immigration Exodus 1947 (Ship) Famines Feature films Fiction Fiction films Germany--Berlin History Holliday, John Henry,--1851-1887 Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) Holocaust survivors Immigrants Ireland Israel Jewish authors Jewish families Jewish fiction Jewish refugees Jews Large type books Middle East Middle East--Jerusalem Middle East--Palestine Military history New Zealand Northern Ireland Pictorial works Poland Poland--Warsaw Political campaigns Political science Presidential candidates Presidents--Election Russia Surgeons United States United States.--Marine Corps Uris, Leon,--1924-2003 War crime trials Warsaw Ghetto Uprising (Warsaw, Poland : 1943) War stories Western films Western films World War (1939-1945)
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Multiple languages (8)
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Greek, Modern (4)