WorldCat Identities

Gent, Peter

Works: 15 works in 52 publications in 4 languages and 5,119 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Football stories  Psychological fiction  Drama  Film adaptations  Screenplays 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PS3557.E45, 813.54
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Peter Gent
Most widely held works by Peter Gent
North Dallas after forty by Peter Gent( Book )

22 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 1,692 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This sequel reacquaints the reader with familiar characters and the circumstances around Elliott's rookie football season. Also describes the fun, savagery, love, and brutality that occur on and off the field
The franchise by Peter Gent( Book )

5 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in English and held by 693 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A corrupt football team fights to become the sport's dominant franchiseThe Texas Pistols never should have been. The league had no business awarding a team to dying Park City, but it only took a little pressure-financial and otherwise-to bring the expansion franchise to town. At first, they're worthless, playing in an empty stadium for slack-jawed fans, but the owners have a plan. Five years to financial security. Five years to complete domination of the sport. Five years to the Super Bowl. And it starts with Taylor Rusk. But Rusk, the finest college quarterback of his generation, is no fool, and he realizes quickly that all is not honest in Park City. He doesn't want to stop the corruption; he wants a piece of it, and for a price he will lead his new team to glory. In Texas, football is life. But in Park City, it can mean death, too
The conquering heroes by Peter Gent( Book )

2 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When one of his players rapes a girl, the cynical basketball coach at Southwestern State, Pat Lee, does his best to get the player off the hook by smearing the girl. But when she is murdered Lee stops being cynical and sets out to find the killer
Texas celebrity turkey trot : a novel by Peter Gent( Book )

3 editions published between 1978 and 1979 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sports: A defensive back falls from fame to instant oblivion when he's suddenly cut from the Dallas Cowboys
North Dallas forty( Visual )

6 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Depicts an aging pro football player who, through a woman he meets, is drawn away from the masculine, violent world in which he has lived so long. In doing so, he finds himself at odds with the team's management
North Dallas After 40 by Peter Gent( Book )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Welcome to the virtual summit on Sports and society( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through interviews & clips from sessions of the First International Conference on Ethics and Sports, confronts issues in sports, ethics & society with Alan Page, Bonnie Blair, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Bill Curry, Pete Gent, Armen Keteyian and many other experts
Community Climate System Model (CCSM) : special issue( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Quarante hommes à battre( Visual )

1 edition published in 1987 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Nokaut na shestoi minute : sportivnyi detektiv ; Pyl' na trasse( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in Russian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Grimmig spel( Visual )

1 edition published in 1984 in Undetermined and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

North Dallas Forty by Peter Gent( Recording )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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North Dallas after forty
Alternative Names
Gent, George Davis Peter

Gent, Pete

Peter Gent American football player

Peter Gent Amerikaans romanschrijver (1942-2011)

Питер Хент

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