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Parish, James Robert

Overview
Works: 198 works in 888 publications in 1 language and 28,918 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Biographies  Catalogs  Reference works  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Encyclopedias  Television programs  Job descriptions  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Creator, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PN1998.A2, B
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Most widely held works about James Robert Parish
 
Most widely held works by James Robert Parish
Career opportunities in the energy industry by T. Allan Taylor( )

7 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 1,021 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents one hundred and thirty job descriptions for careers within the energy industry, and includes positions dealing with coal, electric, nuclear energy, renewable energy, engineering, machine operation, science, and others
The American movies reference book; the sound era by Paul Michael( Book )

8 editions published between 1969 and 1972 in English and held by 881 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's good to be the king : the seriously funny life of Mel Brooks by James Robert Parish( Book )

7 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 679 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the personal life and professional career of comedy writer/actor/filmmaker Mel Brooks
Rosie : Rosie O'Donnell's biography by James Robert Parish( Book )

8 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rosie's much-publicized single-parent adoption of a baby boy in 1995. From the death of her mother at age ten to her troubled relationship with her Irish-born father, hers is a story of well earned success. Rosie provides behind-the-scenes accounts of the driven and one-of-a-kind comic who has won the hearts of so many just by making them laugh
Whoopi Goldberg : her journey from poverty to megastardom by James Robert Parish( Book )

8 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of African-American entertainer Whoopi Goldberg discussing her early life in the racially mixed Chelsea district in New York City, her career as a stand-up comic, her successful film career, and her personal life
The great gangster pictures by James Robert Parish( Book )

8 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The MGM stock company; the golden era by James Robert Parish( Book )

20 editions published between 1972 and 1975 in English and held by 554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fiasco : a history of Hollywood's iconic flops by James Robert Parish( Book )

8 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers the facts on all the gossip, the grosses, and the egregious ego battles behind the fifteen most notorious big-screen disasters in Hollywood history
The great science fiction pictures by James Robert Parish( Book )

8 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The great western pictures by James Robert Parish( Book )

17 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Career opportunities in the Internet, video games, and multimedia by T. Allan Taylor( Book )

8 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles more than eighty jobs in the Internet, video gaming, and multimedia industries, with information on job requirements, training, salary, and future outlook, as well as appendixes listing educational institutions, periodicals, directories, professional associations, and useful Internet sites
The encyclopedia of ethnic groups in Hollywood by James Robert Parish( Book )

14 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alphabetically arranged biographical and topical entries cover the treatment and progress of African Americans, Asian Americans, Hispanic Americans, Jewish Americans, and Native Americans in motion pictures and television
Hollywood players, the Thirties by James Robert Parish( Book )

19 editions published between 1975 and 1977 in English and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The great spy pictures by James Robert Parish( Book )

7 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Actors' television credits, 1950-1972 by James Robert Parish( Book )

9 editions published in 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The purpose of this volume is to present detailed credits on a spectrum of television players, focusing on those performers who have contributed most uniquely to the industry -- Foreword
Film directors: a guide to their American films by James Robert Parish( Book )

9 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Career opportunities in library and information science by T. Allan Taylor( Book )

4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Whether you're a student or a professionals ready for a career change, you'll find in this invaluable book everything you need to know to start an exciting career or alter the direction of your current career in library and/or information science. Features include a quick-reference Career Profile for each job summarizing its notable features, a Career Ladder illustrating frequent routes to and from the position described, and a comprehensive text pointing out special skills, education, training, and various associations relevant to each post. Appendixes list educational institutions, periodicals and directories, professional associations, and useful industry Web sites
Katharine Hepburn : the untold story by James Robert Parish( Book )

6 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Parish also addresses something seemingly banned from discussion of Hepburn's life: the numerous accounts of her intimate relationships with women, including Laura Harding, Jane Loring, Elissa Landi, Irene Mayer Selznick, Phyllis Wilbourn, and others." "Through extensive research and interviews with numerous friends, journalists, and acquaintances, Katharine Hepburn: The Untold Story answers many of the lingering questions about Hepburn's life and pays tribute to her remarkable performance in the role of Katharine Hepburn, which transformed her from "box office poison" in the late 1930s to the most enduring star of the 20th century."--Jacket
The Hollywood book of death : the bizarre, often sordid, passings of more than 125 American movie and TV idols by James Robert Parish( Book )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides details on the lives and deaths of such celbrities as Bela Legosi, John Belushi, Natalie Wood, Anthony Perkins, and Marilyn Monroe
Gays and lesbians in mainstream cinema : plots, critiques, casts and credits for 272 theatrical and made-for-television Hollywood releases by James Robert Parish( Book )

7 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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It's good to be the king : the seriously funny life of Mel Brooks
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It's good to be the king : the seriously funny life of Mel BrooksRosie : Rosie O'Donnell's biographyWhoopi Goldberg : her journey from poverty to megastardomFiasco : a history of Hollywood's iconic flopsCareer opportunities in the Internet, video games, and multimediaThe encyclopedia of ethnic groups in HollywoodCareer opportunities in library and information scienceKatharine Hepburn : the untold storyThe Hollywood book of death : the bizarre, often sordid, passings of more than 125 American movie and TV idols
Alternative Names
Parish, James R.

Parish, James R. 1946-

Parish, James Robert.

Languages
English (186)