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Wouk, Herman 1915-

Overview
Works: 706 works in 2,475 publications in 21 languages and 62,349 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  War stories  Naval history  Drama  Psychological fiction  Historical fiction  History  Satire  Epistolary fiction  Science fiction 
Roles: Author, Narrator, Bibliographic antecedent, Author of screenplay, Contributor, Other, Conceptor, Performer, Originator, Adapter, Author of introduction, Speaker
Classifications: PS3545.O98, 813.54
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Most widely held works about Herman Wouk
 
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The Caine mutiny, a novel of World War II by Herman Wouk( Book )

238 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in 10 languages and held by 6,649 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a modern-day mutiny aboard a U.S. naval vessel
The winds of war : a novel by Herman Wouk( Book )

154 editions published between 1971 and 2013 in 12 languages and held by 5,359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As the war escalates in Europe, the Henry clan, a family of American naval heroes, finds itself drawn into the center of the conflict and must send its patriarch and several sons into the fray
War and remembrance : a novel by Herman Wouk( Book )

87 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 4,515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the Middle East, to Moscow, to Hitler's death camps, the members of the Henry family face grave danger as they fight in the Second World War
Marjorie Morningstar by Herman Wouk( Book )

115 editions published between 1935 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 3,857 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marjorie, an aspiring young actress with romantic dreams, finds happiness in her middleclass fate after frustrating ambitions and a disillusioning love affair
Inside, outside : a novel by Herman Wouk( Book )

35 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 3,255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This evocative portrait of the American Jewish experience illustrates the clash between the "Inside" of tradition and religion, and the "Outside" of the glittery American dream
The hope : a novel by Herman Wouk( Book )

29 editions published between 1973 and 2014 in English and Hebrew and held by 3,185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through the lives of three military families, Wouk shows the wars and conflicts that have defined Israel's existence. Chronicles their lives from the 1948 War of Independence to the Six-Day War of 1967
Don't stop the carnival by Herman Wouk( Book )

91 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 2,650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A successful Broadway publicity agent chucks it all to buy an old hotel on a tiny Caribbean island
The glory : a novel by Herman Wouk( Book )

21 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in English and Hebrew and held by 2,510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This sequel to The Hope continues the Jewish experience into the twentieth century including the Yom Kippur War, the Entebbe rescue, and the beginning of the peace process
Youngblood Hawke : a novel by Herman Wouk( Book )

55 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A roughhewn Kentucky egocentric wins international fame and fortune through his writing, though the other rewards of success seem to elude him
A hole in Texas : a novel by Herman Wouk( Book )

17 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Physicist Guy Carpenter finds his peaceful life with a prestigious career at NASA turned upside down by a Chinese scientific discovery that raises serious questions about possible military implications, an old love affair, and national security
This is my God by Herman Wouk( Book )

43 editions published between 1959 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 1,806 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to Jewish history, faith, customs, and law
The Caine mutiny court-martial, a play by Herman Wouk( Book )

30 editions published between 1953 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A combat-weary, paranoic Captain Queeg loses his nerve during a typhoon and is relieved of command by his first officer
City boy : the adventures of Herbie Bookbinder by Herman Wouk( Book )

79 editions published between 1948 and 2009 in 8 languages and held by 1,536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the fortunes and misfortunes of Herbie Bookbinder, an eleven-year-old who lives in the Bronx
Aurora dawn, or, The true history of Andrew Reale : containing a faithful account of the great riot, together with the complete texts of Michael Wilde's oration and Father Stanfield's sermon by Herman Wouk( Book )

23 editions published between 1947 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A raucous satire of Manhattan's high-power elite recounts the adventures of one Andrew Reale as he struggles toward fame and fortune in the early days of radio. On the quest for wealth and prestige, ambitious young Andrew finds himself face-to-face with his own devil's bargain: forced to choose between soul and salary, true love and a strategic romance, Wouk's riotous, endearing hero learns a timeless lesson about the high cost of success in America's most extravagant metropolis
This is my God : the Jewish way of life by Herman Wouk( Book )

51 editions published between 1959 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers an explanation of orthodox Judaism for the non-scholar, discussing the survival of the Jews, the faith, the sabbath, festivals, holy days, prayers and the synagogue, symbols, love and marriage, death, and other topics
The will to live on : this is our heritage by Herman Wouk( Book )

15 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and held by 1,142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With his aim "to break through the crust of prejudice, to reawaken clearheaded thought about the ... Jewish patrimony, and to convey a message of hope for Jewish survival ... [the author] examines the changes affecting the Jewish world, especially the troubled wonder of Israel, and the remarkable, though dwindling, American Jewry."--Jacket
The language God talks : on science and religion by Herman Wouk( Book )

10 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 969 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"More years ago than I care to reckon up, I met Richard Feynman." So begins the author's work on navigating the divide between science and religion. Told by Feynman that he must first learn "the language God talks", calculus, the author set in motion a lifelong inquiry. Here, in one compact volume, he draws on stories from his life as well as on key events from the 20th century to address the eternal questions of why we are here, what purpose faith serves, and how scientific fact fits into the picture. He relates wonderful conversations he's had with scientists such as Feynman, Murray Gell-Mann, Freeman Dyson, and Steven Weinberg, and brings to life such pivotal moments as the 1969 moon landing and the Challenger space shuttle disaster. --From publisher description
War and remembrance : a novel by Herman Wouk( Book )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the Middle East, to Moscow, to Hitler's death camps, the members of the Henry family face grave danger as they fight in the Second World War
The Caine mutiny court-martial; a drama in two acts by Herman Wouk( Book )

16 editions published between 1954 and 2004 in English and held by 599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This compelling account of a mutiny at sea, when performed on stage or screen, seems real. It is fiction, from Wouk's own Pulitzer Prize-winning novel The Caine Mutiny, which focuses on a 1945 U.S. Naval court-martial. Edgy, duplicitous Lt. Commander Queeg testifies against honest if misguided Lt. Meryk (David Fendig), who deposed him to save a ship in a typhoon
The lawgiver : a novel by Herman Wouk( Recording )

7 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For more than fifty years, legendary author Herman Wouk has dreamed of writing a novel about the life of Moses. Finally, at age 96, he has found an ingeniously witty way to tell the tale in The Lawgiver, a romantic and suspenseful epistolary novel about a group of people trying to make a movie about Moses in the present day. The story emerges from letters, memos, emails, journals, news articles, recorded talk, tweets, Skype transcripts, and text messages
 
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War and remembrance : a novel
Alternative Names
Herman Wouk Amerikaans schrijver

Herman Wouk amerikansk författare och manusförfattare

Herman Wouk Amerikansk skribent og manusforfattar

Herman Wouk Amerikansk skribent og manusforfatter

Herman Wouk amerikansk skribent og manuskriptforfatter

Herman Wouk écrivain américain

Herman Wouk scrittore statunitense

Herman Wouk US-amerikanischer Autor

Hermannus Wouk

Vouk, Herman

Vuk, German 1915-

Ṿuḳ, Herman 1915-

Wouk, H.

Wouk, H. 1915-

Wouk, Herman

Wouk, Hermann 1915-

Воук, Герман

Вук, Герман 1915-

הערמאן וואק

הרמן ווק

וואק, הרמן 1915-

ווק, אברהם יצחק

ווק, הרמן

ווק, הרמן 1915־

ווק, הרמן בן אברהם יצחק

هرمان ووک فیلمنامه‌نویس و نویسنده آمریکایی

우크, 허만 1915-

워우크, 허먼 1915-

워크, 허먼 1915-

허먼 워크

ウォーク, ハーマン

ハーマン・ウォーク

ハーマン・ウォーク 1915-

赫尔曼·沃克

赫尔曼.沃克 1915-

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The winds of war : a novelWar and remembrance : a novelMarjorie MorningstarInside, outside : a novelThe hope : a novelDon't stop the carnivalThe glory : a novelYoungblood Hawke : a novel