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Puzo, Mario 1920-1999

Overview
Works: 773 works in 3,561 publications in 28 languages and 61,872 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Domestic fiction  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery stories  Suspense fiction, American  Biography  Suspense fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History 
Roles: Creator, Author of screenplay, Bibliographic antecedent, Scenarist, Conceptor, Narrator, Other, Composer, Recipient
Classifications: PS3566.U9, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by Mario Puzo, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Mario Puzo
The godfather by Mario Puzo ( Book )
198 editions published between 1969 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 5,637 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Novel delves into the operation of the Cosa Nostre by focusing on Mafia leader Vito Corleone and his underworld domain
Omerta by Mario Puzo ( Book )
127 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 19 languages and held by 4,266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Don Raymonde Aprile, an old-school Mafia leader who has retired, is killed, it is not his children, who were kept strictly away from their father's business, who seek to avenge him, but his Sicilian-born ward, Astorre, the son of an even greater Mafia chieftain
The Sicilian : a novel by Mario Puzo ( Book )
58 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 3,737 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After his three-year exile in Sicily, Michael Corleone is charged to return to America with Salvatore Giuliano, a young Sicilian bandit whose activities have angered the head of the Sicilian Mafia
The Godfather by Francis Ford Coppola ( Visual )
165 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 3,510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Corleone Family nearly falls from power in America but rises to observe the passage of rites from father to son. There is a balance between family life and the ugly business of crime in which they are engaged
The last don by Mario Puzo ( Book )
54 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 3,447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Mafia moves into the world of films. The protagonist is Dominico Clericuzio, an aging mobster involved in gambling. He decides to extend his empire into Hollywood to provide a more secure future for his family. By the author of The Godfather
The fourth K : a novel by Mario Puzo ( Book )
53 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 3,199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a terrorist targets his daughter, President Francis Xavier Kennedy responds with bloody decision
The family : a novel by Mario Puzo ( Book )
46 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and held by 3,078 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rodrigo Borgia, Pope Alexander VI, and his children are at the center of the passions and intrigue that swirls around fifteenth-century Rome
Fools die : a novel by Mario Puzo ( Book )
40 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Merlyn, a famous writer, is addicted to Las Vegas Casinos and the delights of Hollywood
The godfather returns by Mark Winegardner ( Book )
12 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 2,515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beginning in 1955, when Puzo's novel ends, Mark Winegardner fills the gaps in the saga of the Corleone family
The fortunate pilgrim by Mario Puzo ( Book )
62 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lucia Santa, an Italian immigrant living in Hell's Kitchen, struggles to keep her family together as the new country draws her children down different paths
Superman by Richard Donner ( Visual )
74 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As an infant, Superman is sent to earth from the doomed planet Krypton. As he grows up, he learns he has super powers which he must hide from the ordinary mortals around him. But the time comes when Superman's powers for good are revealed to the world. Superman battles with supercriminal Lex Luthor and his cohorts as they attempt to destroy California by activating the San Andreas fault
The godfather's revenge by Mark Winegardner ( Book )
10 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 1,633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the final installment of the saga of the Corleone crime family, New Orleans under-boss Carlo Tramonti is deported to Colombia and turns dangerously vengeful, triggering a series of events that change the course of American history
The godfather by Mario Puzo ( Recording )
55 editions published between 1969 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The leader, Vito Corleone, is the Godfather. He is a benevolent despot who stops at nothing to gain and hold power. His command post is a fortress on Long Island from which he presides over a vast underground empire that includes the rackets, gambling, bookmaking, and unions. His influence runs through all levels of American society, from the cop on the beat to the nation's mighty
The family by Mario Puzo ( Recording )
26 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 1,113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In the 15th century, the Vatican is corrupt, secretive, and political. Rodrigo Borgia, who becomes Pope Alexander VI through sheer bribery, stands at its center. A worldly pope, his lustful appetites are matched only by his love for his children, sons and daughters including the beautiful Lucrezia and the handsome warrior Ceasare."--P. [4] of cover
Superman II by Richard Lester ( Visual )
35 editions published between 1980 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,010 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Unwittingly released from Phantom Zone imprisonment, three super-powered Planet Krypton criminals plan to enslave Earth. At the same time, Superman decides to show a more romantic side of himself to Lois Lane
Mario Puzo's The godfather ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 884 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It is the late 1940s in New York and "Don" Vito Corleone is the head of a powerful Mafia "family." His youngest son Michael had defied Vito by enlisting in the Marines to fight in World War II. Michael has returned with no intention of continuing the family business, but after several assassination attempts on his father's life, Michael wants revenge on the men responsible. He is groomed as the new don, leading the family to a new era of prosperity, then launching a campaign of murderous revenge against those who once tried to wipe out his family
Omerta by Mario Puzo ( Recording )
35 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 869 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Don Raymonde Aprile, an old-school Mafia leader who has retired, is killed, it is not his children, who were kept strictly away from their father's business, who seek to avenge him, but his Sicilian-born ward, Astorre, the son of an even greater Mafia chieftain
The Godfather by Mario Puzo ( Visual )
33 editions published between 1974 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 845 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The continuing saga of the Corleone crime family which tells the story of a young Vito Corleone growing up in Sicily and in 1910s New York; and follows Michael Corleone in the 1950s as he attempts to expand the family business into Las Vegas, Hollywood and Cuba
El padrino by Mario Puzo ( Book )
123 editions published between 1969 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 797 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An inside look at the operations of the Cosa Nostra focuses on Mafia leader Vito Corleone, his family, and his underworld domain
The Cotton Club by Francis Ford Coppola ( Visual )
25 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 793 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1928 New York, spirits are high and jazz, dancing and gangsters rule supreme. Harlem's Cotton Club is in the center of it all, where rich Upper-Eastsiders mix with dressed-up mobsters. On stage is gifted coronet player Dixie Dwyer, who dreams of the big time, and tap sensation Sandman Williams who can't touch his girl, the lovely singer Lila Rose Oliver, because of strict club rules. As tension rises, so do tempers, and the nightclub becomes a pressure-cooker of jilted loves and mob jobs
 
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controlled identity Cleri, Mario, 1920-1999

Cleri, Mario.
Cleri, Mario 1920-1999
Pʹi︠u︡zo, Mario 1920-1999
Pʹjuzo, Mario 1920-1999
Puco, Mario, 1920-1999
Puzo, Mário
Puzo, Mario̕ 1920-1999
Пьюзо, Марио, 1920-1999
プーズォ, マリオ
プーヅォ
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