Most widely held works about William Hoffer
Most widely held works by William Hoffer
Not without my daughter by Betty Mahmoody ( Book )
129 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in 25 languages and held by 2,751 libraries worldwide
The author, the American wife of an Iranian, was trapped by her husband in Iran, but eventually escaped with her daughter.
Saved! : The story of the Andrea Doria, the greatest sea rescue in history by William Hoffer ( Book )
9 editions published between 1979 and 1981 in 3 languages and held by 1,630 libraries worldwide
Compelling personal stories of both courage and cowardice mark this vivid narrative of the 1956 sea disaster in which the Italian luxury liner and the Stockholm collided during a thick fog off Nantucket.
Midnight express by Billy Hayes ( Book )
33 editions published between 1977 and 2008 in 9 languages and held by 1,222 libraries worldwide
The author describes the years he spent in a Turkish jail for smuggling hashish and the escape plan he devised and carried out.
His name is Ron ( Book )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 1,168 libraries worldwide
This is a family with whom everyone can identify. Their lives, however, became public after one horrible event that captured and held the world's attention. In His Name Is Ron they recount, moment by moment, learning the shocking news of Ron's untimely death and the nightmare that followed, as well as recalling the happier times in Ron's life. The family tells how their lives continued to be shattered during the course of two lengthy trials and provides personal.
Adams v. Texas by Randall Dale Adams ( Book )
7 editions published between 1991 and 1995 in 4 languages and held by 965 libraries worldwide
"The true story made famous by the highly acclaimed film The thin blue line"--Jacket subtitle.
Inside out : an insider's account of Wall Street by Dennis Levine ( Book )
7 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and French and held by 945 libraries worldwide
Paperback copies have subtitle: A true story of greed, scandal, and redemption.
Freefall by William Hoffer ( Book )
10 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 801 libraries worldwide
Recounts the events surrounding the Air Canada flight 143, which ran out of fuel over Red Lake, Ontario, at 41,000 feet.
Cop hunter by Vincent Murano ( Book )
8 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in 4 languages and held by 689 libraries worldwide
Betrayal : the untold story of the Kurt Waldheim investigation and cover-up by Eli M Rosenbaum ( Book )
2 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 593 libraries worldwide
Victor six : the saga of America's youngest, most decorated officer in Vietnam by David Christian ( Book )
2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 567 libraries worldwide
Volcano : the search for Vesuvius by William Hoffer ( Book )
3 editions published between 1982 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 508 libraries worldwide
Miracle on the mountain : a true tale of faith and survival by Mike Couillard ( Book )
3 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 412 libraries worldwide
Warriors in Eden by Mariano Gagnon ( Book )
6 editions published between 1993 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 353 libraries worldwide
In 1969, at the age of forty, Friar Mariano Gagnon, a New Hampshire-born Franciscan priest, persuaded his bishop to allow him to work with the Ashaninka Indians in the remote jungles and mountains of Peru. At the time, the twentieth century was encroaching upon the primitive Indians, who, in order to survive, needed health care, job training, a basic knowledge of modern economic realities, and, above all, literacy and education.
Torn from my heart : the true story of a mother's desperate search for her stolen children by Patsy Heymans ( Book )
11 editions published between 1995 and 2000 in 4 languages and held by 339 libraries worldwide
L'histoire d'un kidnapping réalisé avec le soutien et l'aide logistique d'une communauté juive intégriste, les Satmars, et le portrait d'une femme, la narratrice, Belge de confession catholique, qui a su vaincre ses terreurs et le pouvoir de son mari, Israélien d'origine yéménite, pour sauver ses enfants.
The book of Granville by Joseph E Granville ( Book )
2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 290 libraries worldwide
My feudal lord by Tehmina Durrani ( Book )
6 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in 4 languages and held by 248 libraries worldwide
Mort! Mort! Mort! : no place to hide by Morton Downey ( Book )
2 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 202 libraries worldwide
Caught in the act : the true adventures of a divorce detective by William W Pearce ( Book )
1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 91 libraries worldwide
Inside out [an insider's account of Wall Street by Dennis Levine ( Recording )
3 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 64 libraries worldwide
The senator : my ten years with Ted Kennedy by Richard E Burke ( Book )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 51 libraries worldwide
Adams, Randall Dale Aircraft accidents Andrea Doria (Steamship) Atrocities Austria Biography California--Los Angeles Canada Case studies Corruption investigation Detectives Goldman, Ronald Lyle,--1968-1994 Hashish Hayes, Billy History Insider trading in securities Investment banking--Corrupt practices Iran Levine, Dennis,--1952- Mahmoody, Betty Manners and customs Murano, Vincent Murder Murder victims Murder victims' families New York (State)--New York North Atlantic Ocean Police corruption Police internal investigation Political science Presidents Prisoners Prisons Shipwrecks Simpson, O. J.,--1947- Smuggling Social history Stockholm (Motorship) Texas--Dallas Trials, litigation, etc. Trials (Murder) Turkey--Istanbul Undercover operations United States Waldheim, Kurt War crimes Wife abuse Women World politics World War (1939-1945)
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