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Tesich, Steve

Overview
Works: 90 works in 277 publications in 8 languages and 7,674 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Bildungsromans  Film adaptations  Satire  Biography  History  Comedy films  Psychological fiction 
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 )

18 editions published between 1979 and 2011 in English and Italian and held by 1,453 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
Summer crossing : a novel by Steve Tesich( Book )

23 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,125 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
The world according to Garp by George Roy Hill( Visual )

16 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,068 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Garp is a man whose life unfolds from cradle to grave in counterpoint to the dizzy, violent, cruel and casually destructive rhythms of our anxious age. Whilst Garp sees himself as a "serious" writer, his mother Jenny writes a feminist manifesto at an opportune time, and finds herself as a magnet for all manner of distressed women
Karoo by Steve Tesich( Book )

32 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 823 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 550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Baba Goya is a loudmouth mother who goes through husbands and orphans like the Turkish coffee she makes in a dirty old soup pan. In Queens she presides over a household comprised of a childish orphan who happens to be a cop, an elderly gentleman who explodes every time somebody calls him grandpa, a dying husband and an errant daughter who cries all night. The husband, Baba's fifth, is already submitting an ad for her sixth. The cop catches a Japanese stealing cameras and chains him to a radiator, the daughter guiltily confesses she voted for Nixon and runs off, and the husband, who may not die after all, insists they must wait out Watergate for a Democratic
The speed of darkness by Steve Tesich( Book )

4 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

20 years after they return from Vietnam, two veterans struggle to come to terms with their war experience
Square one by Steve Tesich( Book )

5 editions published in 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American flyers by John Badham( Visual )

4 editions published between 1987 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 314 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
On the open road : a new play by Steve Tesich( Book )

5 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 238 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 )

3 editions published between 1974 and 1976 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Division Street : a comedy by Steve Tesich( Book )

2 editions published between 1981 and 1986 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four friends by Arthur Penn( Visual )

9 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in English and Italian and held by 127 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
Touching bottom by Steve Tesich( Book )

3 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

Eleni by Nicholas Gage( Visual )

13 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En 1948, la guerra civil destroza Grecia y los comunistas aterrorizan un pequeño pueblo de la montaña enviándo a los niños a campos comunistas. Eleni prepara la fuga con sus tres hijas y su hijo pero es ejecutada. Años más tarde, su hijo volverá impulsado por la venganza
Arts & leisure by Steve Tesich( Book )

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

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 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Typescript, dated Mar. 21, 1992
Eyewitness by Peter Yates( Visual )

3 editions published between 1984 and 1988 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Darryl Deaver (Hurt) is a Vietnam vet and night janitor who is mesmerized by a beautiful newscaster (Weaver). Being from a completely different world, the night janitor never expects her to be anything more than a figment of his dreams. When a murder is committed in his building, however, Deaver pretends to know more than he does in order to get closer to the reporter, and their subsequent love affair ends up gravely endangering both of their lives
 
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Karoo
Alternative Names
Steve Tesich amerikansk poet och manusfrfattare

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

Стојан Стив Тешић

استیو تسیچ فیلمنامه‌نویس و شاعر آمریکایی

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KarooSquare oneOn the open road : a new playFour friends