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Pielmeier, John

Overview
Works: 130 works in 265 publications in 4 languages and 9,416 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Television adaptations  Church history  Made-for-TV movies  Love stories  Radio plays  Film adaptations  Television mini-series  Biographical television programs 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Actor, Scenarist, Bibliographic antecedent, Conceptor, Adapter
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4572
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John Pielmeier
The pillars of the Earth by Ken Follett( Visual )

15 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 1,461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1120 A.D., the heir to the English throne dies when the royal ship burns at sea. The King calls on his subjects to accept his daughter Maud as ruler until her son comes of age, but the church backs his nephew Stephen. Squire Bartholomew pledges his loyalty to Maud and is thrown in jail, leaving his daughter Aliena and son Richard alone. Maud goes and raises an army in France and attacks Stephen. Meanwhile, Tom Builder is destined to construct a cathedral in Kingsbridge . His ally is Prior Philip, who learns to be a good politician as he watches over his flock and his cathedral. Tom also has the headaches of refereeing between his son Alfred and headstrong Jack, one of his better stone carvers. Against this backdrop of war and monumental construction, are all the elements common to epic storytelling: heroes and villains, trust and treachery, fate and the struggle against it
Gifted hands : the Ben Carson story( Visual )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hjernekirurgen Benjamin Carter står i 1987 over for en vanskelig operation og tænker tilbage på sin opvækst i fattige kår for at finde det mod og den selvtillid, der har gjort ham til en kapacitet, som kan få et skarpt øje og en sikker hånd til at udføre mirakler!
The memory keeper's daughter( Visual )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 688 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A father has a nurse take his newborn daughter to a home to be raised away from his wife and the baby's twin brother, upon learning that the baby girl has Down Syndrome
World without end( Visual )

7 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the town of Kingsbridge during the middle of the twelfth century, the lives of those who are working to build the most amazing Gothic cathedral in the world become entwined through their ambitions, loves, and tribulations. At once, this is a sensuous and enduring love story and an epic that shines with the fierce spirit of a passionate age
Agnes of God by John Pielmeier( Book )

19 editions published between 1978 and 1993 in 3 languages and held by 610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this contemporary murder mystery set within the confines of a convent, Agnes is a devout, innocent young nun accused of infanticide. As a psychiatrist (herself a lapsed Catholic) and the Mother Superior struggle over Agnes' fate, the play plunges into the mystery of faith and the consequence of truth
Mysteries of Egypt by Scott Swofford( Visual )

12 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A modern perspective of an ancient civilization
Hitler the rise of evil by Peter O'Toole( Visual )

12 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The events of Hitler's climb to power tell only part of the story. Neither Adolf Hitler nor the Germany of 1939 exploded onto the world stage fully formed. Both evolved. Both were running from failures in their past. Both were looking for someone to blame. Together they entered into a macabre dance to find security and a stronger identity. Whipped into a frenzied fear inflamed by the "Hitler-roar", Germany happily surrendered its voice to one man
Agnes of God : a drama by John Pielmeier( Book )

3 editions published between 1982 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At risk( Visual )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Win Garano, rising star of the Massachusetts State Police, is sent to Tennessee by D.A. Monique 'Money' Lamont to investigate a murder that took place more than twenty years before. The calculating Monique thinks she has found the perfect mystery to showcase her new crime initiative and Garano has no choice but to follow her lead. Along with his colleague Sykes, Garano follows the evidence to a killer in Knoxville, and then back to Boston and a crime that hits much closer to home
Agnes of God a drama by John Pielmeier( Recording )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A nun is accused of infanticide. As a psychiatrist and Mother Superior struggle over the nun's fate, the play plunges deeply into the mysteries of faith and the consequence of truth
Patricia Cornwell's The front( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

District Attorney Monique Lamont orders Detective Win Garano to reopen the investigation of the brutal, decades-old murder of a young blind woman named Janie Brolin. Janie's boyfriend was the main suspect in the original investigation, but Lamont has another suspect in mind: the Boston Strangler. Garano will work with no-nonsense female detective 'Stump' to uncover the truth about Janie's death and track down a psychopath who is leaving their witnesses and colleagues dead in his wake
Flowers for Algernon( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Charlie, a gentle mentally-handicapped man, and the repercussions he faces after undergoing brain surgery, and the unbreakable bond he has with a lab mouse, Algernon
The capture of the green river killer( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For nearly 20 years, the Green River Killer haunted Washington State with a series of shocking murders. The two-part movie is told through the eyes of a young runaway, Helen Remus, whose fate, bad luck, and unwise choices led to her encounter with the notorious serial killer. Leading the hunt for the murderer is Sheriff David Reichert, who risks it all to find justice for the slain girls
Agnes of God : a novel by Leonore Fleischer( Book )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Shell seekers by Rosamunde Pilcher( Visual )

3 editions published between 1989 and 2002 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A troubled British widow searches for a meaning to her life. 63-year-old Penelope Keeling, daughter of an artist, lives alone and fairly comfortably in England's Cotswold countryside. But at the outset of the film, Penelope suffers a heart attack. That brush with death moves her to reflect on her often embattled relationships with her three adult children, whose own quests for happiness have not been especially fulfilling. Confused and insecure, Penelope embarks on an odyssey of self-discovery, frequently reflecting back on the memorable years that shaped her character during World War II
Agnes of God by John Pielmeier( Visual )

12 editions published between 1985 and 2006 in English and Multiple languages and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When at an isolated convent, the infant of a young nun is found strangled, a court-appointed psychiatrist must decide if the devout but troubled girl is fit to stand trial
Sins of the father( Visual )

4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1963, amidst the civil rights movement that was tearing the nation apart, one hate crime became notorious: the bombing of the Sixteenth Street Baptist Church in Birmingham, Ala. which killed four young African America girls. Now, in 1998, the FBI has reopened the case, and Tom Cherry's memories are recalled about the turbulent years of his childhood. He is forced to come to terms with his past, facing his father's possible involvement with the KKK, and his part in the crime. With the help of his friend, Tom finds the strength to testify against his father
Haunted lives : three short plays by John Pielmeier( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Impassioned embraces : pieces of love and theatre by John Pielmeier( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

World without end the epic eight-part miniseries( Visual )

5 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The English town of Kingsbridge works to survive as the king leads the nation into the Hundred Years' War with France while Europe deals with the outbreak of the Black Death
 
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Gifted hands : the Ben Carson story
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John Pielmeier acteur amricain

John Pielmeier amerikansk manusforfattar og skodespelar

John Pielmeier amerikansk manusfrfattare och skdespelare

John Pielmeier amerikansk manusforfatter og skuespiller

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