West, Morris 1916-1999
Most widely held works about Morris West
Most widely held works by Morris West
The shoes of the fisherman, a novel by Morris L West ( Book )
215 editions published between 1960 and 2008 in 17 languages and held by 3,533 libraries worldwide
A story about the problems of a newly elected Pope from the Ukraine who has spent many years as a prisoner of the Russians in Siberia. He knows, and has the grudging respect of, Russia's Premier. A subplot of a much more temporal nature is the story of an American newspaperman and a young Italian matron.
The devil's advocate by Morris West ( Book )
222 editions published between 1957 and 2008 in 21 languages and held by 2,592 libraries worldwide
In the southern Italian region of Calabria, a cult of sainthood has grown around Giacomo Nerone, a mysterious figure who appeared in the last years of World War II. A dying English priest is dispatched from Rome as a canonical inquisitor, a Devil's Advocate, to investigate Nerone's sainthood.
The clowns of God : a novel by Morris West ( Book )
66 editions published between 1981 and 2004 in 10 languages and held by 2,582 libraries worldwide
In the near future Pope Gregory XVII is forced to abdicate after claiming to have received a private revelation of the end of the world.
The Tower of Babel : a novel by Morris West ( Book )
65 editions published between 1967 and 1999 in 14 languages and held by 2,280 libraries worldwide
A novel of intrigue and espionage set in the Middle East between October 1966 and January 1967 which reveals, through the interwoven lives of five major characters, the Arab-Israeli conflict and the innner feuds which divide the Arab world.
Lazarus by Morris West ( Book )
56 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in 8 languages and held by 2,273 libraries worldwide
"The final volume in Morris West's Vatican trilogy." As Pope Leo's private struggle unfolds, the terrorists move in for the kill. Leo and those close to him are swept up into a fierce international conflict.
Summer of the red wolf, a novel by Morris West ( Book )
71 editions published between 1971 and 2004 in 11 languages and held by 2,101 libraries worldwide
A tale of love, rivalry, brotherhood, and violence involving two men and two women in the Outer Hebrides islands of Scotland.
The Navigator by Morris West ( Book )
71 editions published between 1976 and 2009 in 13 languages and held by 2,081 libraries worldwide
The story of one man and his companions who set out on a quest to find the last unknow place on earth.
The world is made of glass : a novel by Morris West ( Book )
33 editions published between 1983 and 2000 in 7 languages and held by 2,065 libraries worldwide
Based on a case history recorded in C. G. Jung's autobiography.
The ambassador by Morris West ( Book )
98 editions published between 1965 and 2000 in 17 languages and held by 2,058 libraries worldwide
An American ambassador in Vietnam faces a moral and political crisis when he is placed in the position of having to decide the fate of the country and the life or death of its rulers.
The Salamander by Morris West ( Book )
107 editions published between 1973 and 1995 in 19 languages and held by 2,035 libraries worldwide
A wealthy Italian industrialist calls upon a top intelligence agent to investigate the death of a general.
Harlequin: a novel by Morris West ( Book )
77 editions published between 1974 and 2005 in 13 languages and held by 1,989 libraries worldwide
George Harlequin, head of an international merchant bank, is caught up in a sophisticated plot involving an international computer operation, an Israeli terrorist, an Arab political organization, hired killers and kidnappers. The action takes place in California, New York, Zurich and Mexico.
Eminence by Morris West ( Book )
44 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in 8 languages and held by 1,979 libraries worldwide
Father Luca Rossini was tortured during the Dirty War in Argentina and only escaped thanks to Isabel with whom he had an affair. Now a cardinal in Rome and front runner in a papal election, Rossini learns that Isabel is coming as the wife of an ambassador and bringing with her their daughter from the affair.
Cassidy by Morris West ( Book )
54 editions published between 1981 and 2007 in 10 languages and held by 1,926 libraries worldwide
The lovers by Morris West ( Book )
41 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in 8 languages and held by 1,891 libraries worldwide
Bryan Cavanagh, an Irishman from Australia, and the Principessa, the bride of a wealthy American, share a passionate affair in their youth, and then meet again, some forty years later.
Masterclass by Morris West ( Book )
55 editions published between 1978 and 2004 in 11 languages and held by 1,865 libraries worldwide
When his lover dies, Max Mather inherits artwork. He uncovers a cache of priceless works of art, and embarks on a scam to keep them from her family only to become involved in intrigue and murder.
Daughter of silence by Morris West ( Book )
70 editions published between 1961 and 2001 in 12 languages and held by 1,765 libraries worldwide
The mayor of San Stefano, a quiet Tuscan village, lies dead. A beautiful young woman stands accused of his murder. So begins a story of passion and betrayal leading to a sensational trial that threatens to split the community.
Proteus : a novel by Morris West ( Book )
69 editions published between 1900 and 2004 in 16 languages and held by 1,720 libraries worldwide
A fictional investigation of the dilemma faced by modern man when confronted with increasing social violence.
Vanishing point by Morris West ( Book )
33 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in 9 languages and held by 1,405 libraries worldwide
When Carl chose art over the running of the family banking business, the job was given to his brother-in-law, Larry. Now Larry has disappeared, leaving his wife, but not the company shares. Carl sets out to find him in a dangerous underworld where people pay to disappear.
The heretic; a play in three acts by Morris West ( Book )
9 editions published between 1969 and 1988 in English and held by 858 libraries worldwide
The last confession by Morris West ( Book )
26 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 726 libraries worldwide
"Giordano Bruno, Dominican monk and rationalist philosopher, was burnt at the stake in Rome's Campo dei Fiori on 17 February 1600. Bruno's beliefs and writings were considered heretical by the Catholic church."--Container.
Adventure stories Ambassadors American drama Americans Arbitration (International law) Art--Collectors and collecting Australia Biography Bruno, Giordano,--1548-1600 California Cardinals Catholic Church Catholics Christian heretics Christian martyrs Christian saints--Cult Clergy Computer industry End of the world Fascism Fiction Israel-Arab War (1967) Italy Italy--Calabria Italy--Rome Jung, C. G.--1875-1961 Large type books Manic-depressive persons Man-woman relationships Men--Psychology Middle East Missing persons Near-death experiences--Religious aspects Novelists, Australian Philosophers Political fiction Political fiction Political science Politicians Popes Psychoanalysts Psychological fiction Psychotherapist and patient Serial murders Terrorism United States Vatican City Vietnam West, Morris,--1916-1999 World War (1939-1945)
East, Michael, 1916-1999
Morris, Julian, 1916-1999
Pseud. East, Michael 1916-1997
Pseud. Morris, Julian 1916-1997
West, Morris 1916-1997
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West, Morris L. (Morris Langlo), 1916-1999
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