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Tesich, Steve

Overview
Works: 75 works in 294 publications in 8 languages and 7,748 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Fiction  Film adaptations  Bildungsromans  Sports films  Satire  Coming-of-age films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Domestic drama 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Director, Scenarist, Conceptor, Speaker
Classifications: PS3570.E8, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Steve Tesich
Breaking Away by Peter Yates( Visual )

21 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in English and Italian and held by 1,451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Academy Award winning comedy about an idealistic young man and his friends and their pursuit to find jobs and a purpose to life in their hometown of Bloomington, Indiana
The world according to Garp by George Roy Hill( Visual )

38 editions published between 1982 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of T.S. Garp (Williams), a man whose life is filled with a strange assortment of characters, some violent, some humourous, and some of which reappear at oddly coincidental times. An ironic statement about life in America during these anxious and casually destructive times
Summer crossing : a novel by Steve Tesich( Book )

24 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is about a young man, Daniel Boone Price (a high school wrestler), coming of age, feeling the joy and loss of first love, leaving his drab Middle Western Indiana home and going out into the world to become a writer. It is played out against the concurrent death by cancer of Daniel's bitter father
Karoo by Steve Tesich( Book )

35 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 828 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy on Saul Karoo, a Hollywood script doctor who can fix any story, but his own. Overweight, chain smoking, and uninsured, he is at an age when things break down. He considers his separation from his wife another form of marriage and his relationship with his son is one of avoidance. By the late author of Summer Crossing
Division Street & other plays by Steve Tesich( Book )

5 editions published in 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Division Street. Chris, a burnt out sixties radical, has settled in Chicago seeking obscurity as an insurance underwriter. He wants to forget his activist past, but is besieged by old cronies and unwanted new ones: a former Black militant, now a transexual city cop; his loopy ex-wife who speaks only the words of rock song cliches; a bomb wielding Serbian restauranteur; a former partner in radicalism who now rails agianst the "women's movement"; a prostitute who espouses the virtues of promiscuity, and his African American-Polish landlady. "Steve Tesich has not only found a great subject, but he has also found the courage to tackle it in a daring, mischievous way."--The New York Times
The speed of darkness by Steve Tesich( Book )

5 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

20 years after they return from Vietnam, two veterans struggle to come to terms with their war experience
American flyers by John Badham( Visual )

4 editions published between 1987 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twee broers, waarvan één een erfelijke ongeneeslijke ziekte onder de leden heeft, nemen deel aan een gevaarlijke wielerwedstrijd in het onherbergzame westen van de Verenigde Staten
Square one by Steve Tesich( Book )

6 editions published in 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the open road : a new play by Steve Tesich( Book )

6 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The carpenters by Steve Tesich( Book )

3 editions published between 1971 and 1973 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nourish the beast - formerly known as "Baba Goya" : a play in two acts by Steve Tesich( Book )

4 editions published between 1974 and 1976 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four friends by Arthur Penn( Visual )

14 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Academy Award-winning screenwriter Steven Tesich and Oscar-nominated director Arthur Penn team up for this coming-of-age story set against the protest, prosperity, and broken promises of the 1960s
Division Street : a comedy by Steve Tesich( Book )

2 editions published between 1981 and 1986 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Touching bottom by Steve Tesich( Book )

3 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eyewitness by Steve Tesich( Visual )

7 editions published between 1984 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A night janitor becomes totally mesmerized by a beautiful newscaster. When a murder is committed, he pretends to know more than he does in order to get closer to her - and by doing so hurls both of them into a whirlpool of international intrigue
Passing game : a drama in two acts by Steve Tesich( Book )

3 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arts & leisure by Steve Tesich( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eleni by Nicholas Gage( Visual )

14 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A true story of a mother's love and a son's revenge. Eleni Gatzoyiannis defies the communist uprise and arranges for the escape of her three daughters and son Nicola. Years later her son, Nicholas Gage, a reporter, seeks to find out the truth of his mother's death
Gorky : a play with music by Steve Tesich( Book )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the open road by Steve Tesich( Book )

3 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Typescript, dated Mar. 21, 1992
 
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Karoo
Alternative Names
Steve Tesich Amerikaans scenarioschrijver (1942-1996)

Steve Tesich amerikansk poet och manusförfattare

Steve Tesich amerikansk poet og manusforfattar

Steve Tesich amerikansk poet og manusforfatter

Steve Tesich amerikansk poet og manuskriptforfatter

Steve Tesich sceneggiatore, drammaturgo e scrittore jugoslavo

Steve Tesich serbischer Schriftsteller und Drehbuchautor in den USA

Stojan Stiv Tešić

Tešić, Stiv

Tešić, Stiv 1942-1996

Tešić, Stojan Stiv.

Tešić, Stojan Stiv 1942-1996

Tesich, Steve 1942-1996

Tesich, Steven.

Tesich, Steven 1942-1996

Стив Тесич

Стојан Стив Тешић

استیو تسیچ فیلمنامه‌نویس و شاعر آمریکایی

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KarooSquare oneOn the open road : a new playFour friends