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Byrne, Robert 1930-

Overview
Works: 72 works in 216 publications in 4 languages and 8,955 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Suspense fiction  Miscellanea  Biography  Humor 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Host, Editor, Author of introduction, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: GV891, 794.73
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Most widely held works about Robert Byrne
 
Most widely held works by Robert Byrne
Byrne's standard book of pool and billiards by Robert Byrne( Book )

9 editions published between 1978 and 2010 in English and Russian and held by 754 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the equipment, rules, skills, techniques, and strategies of pool and three-cushion billiards
Byrne's complete book of pool shots : 350 moves every player should know by Robert Byrne( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 2,548 best things anybody ever said by Robert Byrne( Book )

13 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in English and held by 596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of hundreds of quotations, previously published in four separate volumes
Byrne's new standard book of pool and billiards by Robert Byrne( Book )

10 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and Japanese and held by 572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An instruction manual for cue games covers the fundamentals of each game, specific shots and techniques, keys to winning, and trick shots
Skyscraper by Robert Byrne( Book )

10 editions published between 1984 and 1989 in English and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An engineer finds building flaws in a sixty-six story skyscraper in New York and a conspiracy to keep him from the truth
The dam by Robert Byrne( Book )

7 editions published between 1981 and 1983 in English and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Sierra Canyon Dam in California is the safest dam ever built. Except that, according to the calculations of Phil Kramer, it is about to collapse
Byrne's Treasury of trick shots in pool and billiards by Robert Byrne( Book )

12 editions published between 1982 and 2015 in English and Russian and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Secrets and showstopping trick shots from the world's greatest masters of pool and billiards. Fully illustrated with hundreds of drawings depicting nearly three hundred and fifty mind-boggling trick shots, Byrne?s Treasury of Trick Shots in Pool and Billiards will teach you everything from the basic?butterfly formation? to the most difficult and impressive shots. Robert Byrne has scoured classic sources from the past two hundred years as well as his own personal experience and contacts to bring you the most comprehensive book on the subject. Historical anecdotes and context about the origin of each shot accompany the explanations, making for fascinating reading for anyone?from the most inexperienced amateur to the most seasoned expert. Whatever your skills and strengths, pool and billiards master Byrne will teach you the best in trick shots. In hardcover for the first time in nearly thirty years, Byrne?s Treasury of Trick Shots in Pool and Billiards is the definitive guide to the best trick shots that the world?s masters have to offer
Byrne's advanced technique in pool and billiards by Robert Byrne( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 637 best things anybody ever said : the whole by Robert Byrne( Book )

5 editions published between 1982 and 1984 in English and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of quotes from scholars, comedians, political candidates, writers, reporters, philosophers, and other people from throughout history
Byrne's wonderful world of pool and billiards : a cornucopia of instruction, strategy, anecdote, and colorful characters by Robert Byrne( Book )

3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Byrne also entertains with stories, sage advice ("How to Cope with Sore Losers"), and profiles of top players - plus one of an infamous poseur
1,911 best things anybody ever said : many amusingly illuminated by antique etchings and line cuts by Robert Byrne( Book )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of 1,911 quotes from scholars, comedians, political candidates, writers, reporters, philosophers, and other people from throughout history
The tunnel by Robert Byrne( Book )

11 editions published between 1977 and 1986 in English and German and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American tunnel engineer leads a British construction team under the English channel while a maverick Irish terrorist mines the nearly complete hole & tries to blackmail the English into the instant release of all Irish prisoners
Mannequin by Robert Byrne( Book )

6 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and Japanese and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Every day is father's day : the best things ever said about dear old dad( Book )

2 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Third--and possibly the best--637 best things anybody ever said( Book )

3 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This catalog of wit and wisdom features collected one-liners, retorts, quips, and other short statements chosen for their pith and punch
Strengthening school-community relations by Robert Byrne( Book )

3 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The authors rely on their first-hand experience in providing a wealth of practicable information for principals. The main sections of the booklet focus on planning for the public relations effort, preparing the staff and students to participate, conducting and using a community analysis, reporting information through various media, and involving the community. The purpose of the community analysis is to obtain an understanding of the community's educational philosophy in order to determine whether the community approves or disapproves of the school program. Procedures for conducting a community analysis are included. (Author/IRT)
Thrill by Robert Byrne( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a girl falls to her death during a roller coaster ride in an amusement park near San Francisco, the owners redesign the ride and prepare an official reopening. But it's not the machinery which is the cause of the problem, it is a human killer
The Other 637 best things anybody ever said : many amusingly illuminated by antique etchings and line cuts( Book )

4 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

ISBN 0689114729 LCCN 8445057
The fourth--and by far the most recent--637 best things anybody eversaid : many given heightened piquancy by nineteenth-century line cuts( Book )

5 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A book of quotations on various subjects not necessarily done alphabetically
The 2,548 wittiest things anybody ever said( Book )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A latest collection of quotes features entries that are thematically arranged to provide narrative readings, in a volume that celebrates the lighter side of such topics as courtship, lawyers, and aging
 
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Byrne's complete book of pool shots : 350 moves every player should know
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Byrne's complete book of pool shots : 350 moves every player should knowThe 2,548 best things anybody ever saidByrne's new standard book of pool and billiardsByrne's Treasury of trick shots in pool and billiardsByrne's advanced technique in pool and billiardsThe 637 best things anybody ever said : the wholeByrne's wonderful world of pool and billiards : a cornucopia of instruction, strategy, anecdote, and colorful characters1,911 best things anybody ever said : many amusingly illuminated by antique etchings and line cuts