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Black, David 1945-

Overview
Works: 47 works in 102 publications in 1 language and 4,655 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Popular works  Suspense fiction  Case studies  Biography  Short stories, American  Fantasy fiction, American  Psychological fiction  Short stories  Drama 
Roles: Author, Scenarist
Classifications: PS3552.L32, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by David Black
The plague years : a chronicle of AIDS, the epidemic of our times by David Black( Book )

12 editions published between 1985 and 1987 in English and held by 992 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the medical search for a cure for AIDS and examines the AIDS epidemic's effect on society
Murder at the Met by David Black( Book )

3 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 659 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the exclusive accounts of Detectives Mike Struk and Jerry Giorgio of how they solved the Phantom of the Opera Case
The King of Fifth Avenue : the fortunes of August Belmont by David Black( Book )

3 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The extinction event by David Black( Book )

4 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the wake of his law partner's murder during an illicit sex and drug crime, Jack Slidell and the beautiful Caroline Wonder find themselves running for their lives while trying to outmaneuver sinister government agencies, a situation that places the fate of humanity at stake
More stories from the Twilight zone by Rod Serling( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of short stories that were inspired by the television series Twilight Zone
Fast shuffle by David Black( Book )

6 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An old-school PI is plunged into modern danger and conspiracy in Fast Shuffle, a gripping mystery from TV screenwriter and producer David Black. Harry Dickinson is a used car salesman who dreams of being a private detective. His girlfriend, Friday, finds this charming, though she warns him not to get carried away. The local cops are becoming fed up with him. His sister and brother-in-law think he's unstable and too old for such fantasies. They want him locked up. When Harry stumbles upon the case of a missing woman, he decides to investigate. However, the situation is far more complex-and more dangerous-than he imagines. Turning to the authorities only makes things worse. Harry witnesses a murder, but no one believes him. With Harry and Friday on the run-hunted by the police, the killer, and even Harry's friends and relatives-their chances for survival look grim. But the man everyone believes is crazy may be the only one who can crack the case"--
Like father by David Black( Book )

6 editions published between 1978 and 1980 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miami vice( Visual )

2 editions published between 1987 and 2007 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hit the streets again with "Sonny" Crockett and Ricardo Tubbs, two of the world's slickest undercover cops as they take on the Florida drug world
Medicine man : a young doctor on the brink of the twenty-first century by David Black( Book )

4 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Author, David Black traces Aaron Kenigsberg's third year of medical school, the year wherein student makes the transition to doctor. Not only must students begin to make decisions affecting other human beings, they must withstand deprivation, little or no sleep for days on end, and a paucity of life outside the classroom/ hospital. This book is both the narrative of a young doctor and the examination of the humanistic revolution in medicine.--[book jacket]
Ekstasy : out-of-the-body experiences by David Black( Book )

4 editions published between 1975 and 1976 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An impossible life : a bobeh myseh : a novel by David Black( Book )

3 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Jew calls up the ghost of his father for a lesson in family history. In this manner, writer Leo Polishook of New York learns about seven generations of Polishooks, starting with the ones in Lithuania
Minds by David Black( Book )

4 editions published between 1982 and 1985 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peep show : a novel by David Black( Book )

2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Triad takeover : a terrifying account of the spread of Triad crime in the West by David Black( Book )

4 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Murder at the Met by David Black( Book )

4 editions published between 1984 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hill Street blues( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ground-breaking, critically acclaimed series Hill Street Blues is set in Hill Street Police Station; the heart of a racially torn, crime-ridden precinct of an unidentified urban metropolis where the peace is kept thanks to a tenuous trust between the police and the people they protect
Mirrors by David Black( Book )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gone to sea in a bucket by David Black( Book )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Norway, 1940: Sub Lieutenant Harry Gilmour's first encounter with battleship action is not the adventure he had hoped for. Faced with a thankless task and ill equipped to handle it, Gilmour's inexperience leads to a damning allegation. His future hangs in the balance. But then Lieutenant Peter Dumaresq steps in to offer him a lifeline--an advanced navigation course that will take him aboard a crack submarine, HMS Pelorus, under the command of a Royal Navy hero. Faced with a possible court martial, Harry chooses life underwater. Once aboard, however, Harry is confronted for the first time by the full horror of submarine warfare. If he can just overcome his fears, it will be the making of him. Because survival itself is the challenge now. For Harry and the rest of the crew, the next depth charge could be the one that sinks them." --
Poverty and health : tools for change : ideas, analysis, information, action( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The triads by David Black( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The extinction event
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