WorldCat Identities

Novak, William

Overview
Works: 39 works in 317 publications in 17 languages and 23,871 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Personal narratives 
Roles: Author, Contributor, Other, Editor
Classifications: HD9710.U52, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by William Novak
Iacocca : an autobiography by Lee A Iacocca( Book )

122 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in 13 languages and held by 5,558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A self-portrait of the executive who rescued the Chrysler Corporation from bankruptcy
My turn : the memoirs of Nancy Reagan by Nancy Reagan( Book )

24 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 3,684 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The former first lady reveals her influence in the Reagan administration and her relationships with her husband and children
Man of the House : the life and political memoirs of Speaker Tip O'Neill by Tip O'Neill( Book )

19 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in English and Japanese and held by 3,462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the political career of the politician from Massachusetts whose career spanned fifty years and who served as Speaker of the House for a decade
Under fire : an American story by Oliver North( Book )

17 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 2,915 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Details the life of Oliver North explaining why he became involved in the "Iran-contra" affair and covert operations of the government
My life by Earvin Johnson( Book )

26 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in 7 languages and held by 2,317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

My Life gives fresh and revealing insights about Magic Johnson's legendary basketball career. He takes us inside his championship season at Michigan State, the "Showtime" years with the Lakers, and his most recent triumphs in the 1992 All-Star Game and with the "Dream Team" at the Summer Olympics in Barcelona. Magic writes candidly of his teammates, coaches, friends, and rivals, including Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Pat Riley, Larry Bird, Michael Jordan, and Isiah Thomas. My Life is also a deeply personal book. With his inimitable frankness, Magic reflects on his boyhood in East Lansing, Michigan, the loneliness of his early years in Los Angeles, his relationships with women, his life on the road - and his fight against HIV and for AIDS awareness. And he writes movingly of his wife, Cookie, whom he has known since his college days
Mayflower madam : the secret life of Sydney Biddle Barrows by Sydney Biddle Barrows( Book )

20 editions published between 1986 and 1988 in 4 languages and held by 1,334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A self-portrait of the successful call -girl business run by a socially prominent young woman in New York which counted among its clients the world's business and political elite
The Big book of new American humor : the best of the past 25 years( Book )

5 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 1,057 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A miscellaneous collection of humorous cartoons and articles by a variety of American authors
A change of heart : a memoir by Claire Sylvia( Book )

17 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 878 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A Change of Heart is the amazing true story of one woman's journey to the outer limits of medicine and the spirit. To save her life from a rare lung disease, Claire Sylvia underwent a heart-and-lung transplant. Her chest was sawed open, her diseased organs cut out, and in their place were grafted the heart and lungs of an eighteen-year-old man who had just died in a motorcycle accident. When she survived the surgery, she was sure that her great adventure was finally over. In fact, it was just beginning. Even as she lay recovering in Intensive Care, Claire began to feel the presence of something or someone else within her. At first terrified and then fascinated, she soon noticed that her attitudes, habits, and tastes had changed. She had inexplicable cravings for food she had previously disliked. She found herself drawn toward cool colors and no longer dressed in the vibrant reds and oranges she used to love. And she started behaving with an aggressiveness and impetuosity she had previously never shown. Five months after the operation she had a remarkable dream in which she met a young man named Tim L., a man she absolutely knew was her donor. Thus began the second part of Claire's miraculous journey - to confirm whether or not the new personality within her was actually that of her donor. Along the way, she struggled with profound and timeless questions: Where does body end and spirit begin? Is it possible to live on after death? How does one learn to accept this awesome gift? In a deeply moving and dramatic encounter, Claire finally meets the "family of my heart," finds some of the answers she had been looking for, and comes to understand the surprising bequest of love from the dead to the living."--Jacket
Good-bye to the low profile : the art of creative confrontation by Herbert Schmertz( Book )

9 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and Spanish and held by 588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Big book of Jewish humor( Book )

7 editions published between 1981 and 2006 in English and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The match : complete strangers, a miracle face transplant, two lives transformed by Susan Whitman Helfgot( Book )

3 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of how two wildly disparate lives come together in a dramatic and unusual transplant operation: the gift of a face
The great American man shortage and other roadblocks to romance (and what to do about it) by William Novak( Book )

2 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Iacocca an autobiography by Lee A Iacocca( Recording )

2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Iacocca discusses the fundamentals of hard work, innovation and determination which helped him rise to his current successful position
My turn by Nancy Reagan( Recording )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the former first lady reading her memoirs of life in the White House during the presidency of her husband, Ronald Reagan
Under fire an American story by Oliver North( Recording )

5 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes Lieutenant Colonel Oliver North's involvement in the Iran-Contra Affair, the clandestine sale of weapons to Iran in order to generate proceeds to support the Nicaraguan Contra rebel group
My life by Earvin Johnson( Recording )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the life and career of basketball player Earvin "Magic" Johnson. Covers key games and seasons; his frank impressions of his former Los Angeles Lakers teammates and coach Pat Riley; his on-again, off-again relationship with his wife; and his retirement and role as an AIDS activist
Man of the House by Tip O'Neill( Recording )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Das grosse Buch des jüdischen Humors( Book )

6 editions published between 1982 and 1986 in German and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aiakokka : waga tōkon no keiei by Lee A Iacocca( Book )

2 editions published in 1985 in Japanese and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wo zhe yi sheng : mo shu .qiang sen by Earvin Johnson( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in Chinese and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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My turn : the memoirs of Nancy Reagan
Alternative Names
Novak, U.

Novak, Wiliam.

נובק, ויליאם

ノヴァク, ウィリアム

ノバック, ウィリアム

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My turn : the memoirs of Nancy ReaganMy lifeMayflower madam : the secret life of Sydney Biddle BarrowsA change of heart : a memoirThe Big book of Jewish humorThe match : complete strangers, a miracle face transplant, two lives transformedIacocca an autobiography