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Jackson, Gordon 1923-1990

Overview
Works: 297 works in 469 publications in 1 language and 8,135 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Television programs  Personal narratives‡vBritish  Personal narratives‡vEnglish  Film and video adaptations  Fiction  Historical drama 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Gordon Jackson
The great escape by Paul Brickhill ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 1,337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A fictionalized version of the unprecedented escape from Stalag Luft III. A high-security German prisoner-of-war camp in 1942 holds only known troublemakers and risk-takers, all of whom are determined to pull off the war's most daring escape
The prime of Miss Jean Brodie by Ronald Neame ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in English and held by 1,051 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A teacher in a 1920's Scottish girls' school captivates her students with her fascist ideals and free-thinking attitude
Shaka Zulu ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shaka Zulu is the powerful true story of tribal Africa during the turbulent 19th century. This critically acclaimed mini-series follows the life of Shaka, a powerful and mighty Zulu leader, as he grows up to fulfill an ancient tribal prophecy, uniting his people into a bold new nation. Shaka is driven by his extraordinary intelligence, courage, astounding physical ability an immortal stance, leading his proud warriors in their quest to be one people, one power, one empire!
Tunes of glory ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1960 and 2007 in English and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jock Sinclair is a whisky-drinking, by-the-bootstraps commanding officer of a peacetime Scottish battalion. Sinclair is a lifetime military man. He expects loyalty and respect from his men. But when Basil Barrow, an educated, by-the-book scion from a traditional military family enters the scene as Sinclair's replacement, the two men become locked in a fierce battle for control of the battalion and the hearts and minds of its men
Upstairs, downstairs ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1971 and 2008 in English and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Upstairs, the Bellamy family negotiated the scandals and successes of the English aristocracy. Downstairs, their loyal and lively servants showed far less reserve when confronting the challenges of their lives. Together, their stories made TV magic. All 68 episodes of the landmark series are presented
Upstairs, downstairs ( Visual )
15 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In the years between 1912 and 1914, King Edward VII is dead and war looms"--Container
Upstairs downstairs ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1971 and 2011 in English and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this collection Sarah (Pauline Collins) joins the household of Eaton Place as under-parlour maid and the changes of the early 20th century affect the household
Upstairs downstairs ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Upstairs downstairs: The saga of the aristocratic Bellamy family and their loyal and lively servants. Real-life events from 1903-1930 are incorporated into the stories of the Bellamy household. Thomas & Sarah: After giving notice at 165 Eaton Place, the enterprising Thomas Watkins and Sarah Moffat make a go of it on their own
James Clavell's Noble house ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ian Dunross is named 'Tai-Pan' (Supreme leader) of the powerful British-East Asia trading company, Struan & Co. His rival is attempting a hostile takeover. Suddenly plunged into a criminal underworld of international espionage, deception and financial crises, Dunross turns up the heat by engaging in a dangerous romance with his nemesis's aide. Danger lurks around every corner and Dunross ultimately sees he has no choice but to fight for his company's honor and survival
Whisky galore! by Alexander Mackendrick ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1980 and 2011 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When an English ship carrying 50,000 cases of whiskey wrecks off the coast of a tiny Scottish island that has ran out of "the water of life"', Captain Waggett vows to defend the vessel against any looting efforts
Upstairs downstairs ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is the fourth season of the television program Upstairs downstairs. The aristocratic Bellamy family and their servants deal with the changes caused by the First World War
The shooting party by Alan Bridges ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in 1913, a group of aristocratic men and women gather for a shooting party at an estate in the English countryside. They go through the elaborate rituals of an Edwardian country house party. Times are changing, though, and their values are about to change
A Town like Alice by David Stevens ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1980 and 1991 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set against the brutal chaos of World War II, a love story begins that will take two lovers through a living nightmare of captivity, from the jungles of Malaya to the desolate outback of Australia
Upstairs downstairs ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The saga of the aristocratic Bellamy family and their loyal and lively servants. Real-life events from 1903-1930 are incorporated into the stories of the Bellamy household
Upstairs, downstairs ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Upstairs, the Bellamy family negotiated the scandals and successes of the English aristocracy. Downstairs, their loyal and lively servants showed far less reserve when confronting the challenges of their lives. Together, their stories made TV magic
Hamlet by William Shakespeare ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1969 and 2005 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Adaptation of Shakespeare's play in which a Danish prince avenges the murder of his father
Shaka Zulu ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shaka Zulu is the powerful true story of tribal Africa during the turbulent 19th century. This critically acclaimed mini-series follows the life of Shaka, a powerful and mighty Zulu leader, as he grows up to fulfill an ancient tribal prophecy, uniting his people into a bold new nation. Shaka is driven by his extraordinary intelligence, courage, astounding physical ability an immortal stance, leading his proud warriors in their quest to be one people, one power, one empire!
Shaka Zulu ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shaka Zulu is the powerful true story of tribal Africa during the turbulent 19th century. This critically acclaimed mini-series follows the life of Shaka, a powerful and mighty Zulu leader, as he grows up to fulfill an ancient tribal prophecy, uniting his people into a bold new nation. Shaka is driven by his extraordinary intelligence, courage, astounding physical ability an immortal stance, leading his proud warriors in their quest to be one people, one power, one empire!
My brother Tom ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1986 and 2002 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A blossoming love affair between the lovely Peggy and the energetic Tom becomes the focal point for a powerful conflict between two religions
Shaka Zulu ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shaka Zulu is the powerful true story of tribal Africa during the turbulent 19th century. This critically acclaimed mini-series follows the life of Shaka, a powerful and mighty Zulu leader, as he grows up to fulfill an ancient tribal prophecy, uniting his people into a bold new nation. Shaka is driven by his extraordinary intelligence, courage, astounding physical ability an immortal stance, leading his proud warriors in their quest to be one people, one power, one empire!
 
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