Shaw, Irwin 1913-1984
Most widely held works about Irwin Shaw
Most widely held works by Irwin Shaw
The young lions by Irwin Shaw ( Book )
160 editions published between 1913 and 2008 in 18 languages and held by 2,535 libraries worldwide
Traces three young men, two Americans and one German, from 1938 to 1945 after they meet as soldiers in a Bavarian forest in World War II.
Bread upon the waters by Irwin Shaw ( Book )
58 editions published between 1981 and 2004 in 14 languages and held by 2,502 libraries worldwide
A self-reliant family in New York City finds their relationships altered when a wealthy and grateful stranger enters their life.
Beggarman, thief by Irwin Shaw ( Book )
59 editions published between 1977 and 2010 in 16 languages and held by 2,490 libraries worldwide
This novel continues the story of the Jordache family started in "Rich Man, Poor Man". Wesley, haunted by his father's murder, begins a strange and deeply personal quest; Billy becomes involved with a girl who leads him into danger; and Gretchen experiences a remarkable twist in her life.
Rich man, poor man by Irwin Shaw ( Book )
133 editions published between 1969 and 2010 in 22 languages and held by 2,329 libraries worldwide
A novel of two brothers from the end of World War II to the 1960's. The story of Rudolph, Gretchen, and Thomas Jordache, children of an embittered German immigrant. Nurtured on traditional views of American success, each pursues the illusion of happiness in his own way, determined to achieve his "birthright."
The top of the hill by Irwin Shaw ( Book )
43 editions published between 1979 and 2010 in 14 languages and held by 2,010 libraries worldwide
Handsome businessman Mike Stone becomes restless and obsessed with doing such dangerous things as sky-diving, somersault skiing, and hanggliding. He quits his job and heads for the Vermont hills, where he was once a ski instructor. There he meets and becomes devoted to an unusual man who changes his entire life. Strong language.
Short stories, five decades by Irwin Shaw ( Book )
22 editions published between 1978 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 1,803 libraries worldwide
Sixty-three tales of sharply focused observations that reflect the storyteller's own experiences, moods, and convictions.
Acceptable losses : a novel by Irwin Shaw ( Book )
50 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in 16 languages and held by 1,778 libraries worldwide
Roger Damon is at the peak of his career, when he receives an anomymous phone call which shatters his confidence.
Evening in Byzantium by Irwin Shaw ( Book )
71 editions published between 1973 and 2008 in 16 languages and held by 1,613 libraries worldwide
A once-famous film producer plans a come-back in the movie industry using the Cannes Film Festival as the occasion to signal his return.
Voices of a summer day by Irwin Shaw ( Book )
47 editions published between 1965 and 2010 in 10 languages and held by 1,558 libraries worldwide
Four decades of American life are re-created through the dramatic reminiscences of Benjamin Federov, a typical yet very special man, son of Immigrant Jewish parents, a husband, a father, an admirer of women, a one-time soldier ... and finally, and always, his own man. Federov's story is relived while watching his teen-age son play baseball in the sunshine of a summer day. It tells of the intrigue and exultation of his first love affair, his war experiences, the volatile warmth of his marriage, and the special meaning of his infidelities. Through it all is his quest for a point of balance as he stands on the edge of conventional society, desirous of entering, refusing always to do so.
Night work by Irwin Shaw ( Book )
8 editions published between 1975 and 1979 in 4 languages and held by 1,243 libraries worldwide
Two weeks in another town by Irwin Shaw ( Book )
54 editions published between 1950 and 2010 in 12 languages and held by 1,141 libraries worldwide
One-time movie actor jumps at the chance to work on a picture being filmed in Rome, where a bizarre accident sets off a train of events which threaten his life and reason.
The troubled air by Irwin Shaw ( Book )
47 editions published between 1951 and 2004 in 9 languages and held by 1,010 libraries worldwide
Director of radio program is asked to fire five characters because Fascists suspect them of Communism.
Lucy Crown, a novel by Irwin Shaw ( Book )
87 editions published between 1955 and 2010 in 18 languages and held by 941 libraries worldwide
Married woman in pursuit of love becomes involved with a younger man.
Paris! Paris by Irwin Shaw ( Book )
21 editions published between 1976 and 1988 in 6 languages and held by 721 libraries worldwide
Tip on a dead jockey, and other stories by Irwin Shaw ( Book )
21 editions published between 1957 and 1985 in English and Italian and held by 639 libraries worldwide
A collection of stories, most of which deal with life in Paris and with Americans who live there and work in civilian or military occupations.
Nightwork by Irwin Shaw ( Book )
63 editions published between 1975 and 2010 in 17 languages and held by 618 libraries worldwide
Douglas Grimes, penniless ex-pilot is waiting for the future so he can start living again, a fortune in cash by a dead body brings the opportunity.
God was here but he left early; short fiction by Irwin Shaw ( Book )
5 editions published between 1972 and 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 566 libraries worldwide
Selected short stories of Irwin Shaw by Irwin Shaw ( Book )
4 editions published between 1961 and 1962 in English and held by 554 libraries worldwide
Paris/Magnum, photographs 1935-1981 ( Book )
4 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 515 libraries worldwide
Bury the dead by Irwin Shaw ( Book )
19 editions published between 1936 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 475 libraries worldwide
Authors, American Biography Comedy films Comedy films Criticism, interpretation, etc. Domestic fiction Domestic fiction Drama False arrest Families Feature films Feature films Fiction Fiction films Fiction--Technique Film adaptations Fortune France--Paris Fugitives from justice Gambling German Americans Harmon, Sidney History Homes Israel Italy Italy--Rome Large type books Manners and customs Mediterranean Sea--Adriatic Sea Middle-aged men--Psychology Middle class Middle East--Palestine Millionaires Motion picture producers and directors Murder--Investigation New York (State)--New York One-act plays Photography, Artistic Pictorial works Reminiscing Shaw, Irwin,--1913-1984 Short stories Short stories, American Short story Thrillers (Motion pictures) Travel United States Video recordings--for the hearing impaired World War (1939-1945)
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Shamforoff, Irwin Gilberg 1913-1984
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Multiple languages (12)
Greek, Modern (3)
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