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Jackson, Gordon 1923-1990

Overview
Works: 287 works in 501 publications in 2 languages and 6,838 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Television programs  Fiction  Historical drama  Juvenile works  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4575
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Gordon Jackson
The prime of Miss Jean Brodie by Ronald Neame ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in English and held by 1,059 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A teacher in a 1930's Scottish girls' school captivates her students with her fascist ideals and free-thinking attitude. She engages in ongoing battles with the rigid heads of the school and faces the biggest trial of her life when her livelihood and career are threatened
Shaka Zulu ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 449 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 )
6 editions published between 1960 and 2007 in English and German and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jock Sinclair is a whiskey-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 )
12 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in English and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A multi-award winner, this period drama is set in a fashionable London townhouse during the period from 1903 to 1930 and follows the many personal dramas and 'ups and downs' of the affluent Bellamy family and their servants. The series accurately portrays what life was like in Edwardian England, through World War 1 and into the Roaring Twenties
Upstairs downstairs ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1971 and 2011 in English and held by 346 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 )
8 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 276 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
Upstairs downstairs ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 268 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 250 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 )
17 editions published between 1980 and 2011 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When an English ship runs aground with 50,000 cases of whisky on a tiny Scottish island, the temptation proves too great for its thrifty, God-fearing population, developing into a battle of wits between the canny Scots and the English customs inspector
The shooting party by Alan Bridges ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 224 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
Upstairs downstairs ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From the joyous days after the Armistice, when the laughter of children returns to the household, to the tragedy that befalls them, the saga of the Bellamy family and their servants reaches a bittersweet end
A Town like Alice by David Stevens ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1980 and 1991 in English and held by 190 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 144 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 )
4 editions published between 1984 and 2003 in English and held by 137 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 )
8 editions published between 1972 and 2005 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Episodes from the second season of the British television series about life in the home of British aristocrats and their servants
Shakespeare's Hamlet by William Shakespeare ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1969 and 1991 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Adaptation of Shakespeare's play in which a Danish prince avenges the murder of his father
Upstairs, downstairs the complete first season ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1971 and 2005 in English and held by 56 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
Upstairs downstairs ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1972 and 2011 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Season two of the landmark series finds Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence Kirbridge returning from their honeymoon to set up their new household in nearby Greenwich, Sarah tells James she's having his baby and the Bellamys make provisions to avoid a major scandal, Mrs. Bridges is the envy of every cook in Mayfair and Belgravia when His Majesty, King Edward VII dines at Eaton Place, and much more
My brother Tom ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1986 and 2002 in English and held by 53 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 in a sleepy rural town
Upstairs, downstairs ( Visual )
4 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[1] A young army captain is asked to escort Lady Marjorie to the opera, and when she returns entranced, rumors of an affair start to circulate downstairs. [2] Emily the kitchen-maid falls in love with a footman from another household. When they are told not to see each other, Emily is devastate and tragedy results when she is rebuffed by the young man
 
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Alternative Names
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Languages
English (119)
German (1)
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