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Howard, Ken 1944-

Works: 174 works in 474 publications in 3 languages and 19,550 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Biographical films  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Documentary films  Historical films  Nonfiction films  War films  Spy films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Author, Photographer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Ken Howard
Most widely held works by Ken Howard
1776 by Sherman Edwards( Visual )

27 editions published between 1972 and 2015 in English and held by 1,971 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1776 is a musical celebration of the founding of The United States of America. The story centers around familiar historical characters as they organize a movement for independence from Mother England. All events lead up to that most significant date, July 4, 1776, when the Declaration of Independence was signed
Rambo by George P Cosmatos( Visual )

21 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and held by 1,478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vietnam veteran John Rambo has withdrawn into a simple and secluded existence in Thailand. Even though he is looking to avoid trouble, trouble finds him. A group of Christian missionaries approach Rambo with the desire to rent his boat to travel up the river to Burma, which is a war zone. The Karen people of the region have endured a brutal rule from the murderous Burmese military. Rambo accepts the offer and takes the missionaries up the river. When the missionaries finally arrive at the Karen village, they find themselves part of a raid led by the sadistic Major Pa Tee Tint and his command. Some of the villagers and missionaries are murdered. The rest are held as captives. Concerned by their disappearance, the minister in charge of the mission gathers a group of mercenaries. Rambo, who knows the exact dropoff, transport them with his boat. Rambo joins the team and helps liberate the survivors in what may be one of his deadliest missions ever
Grey Gardens by David Maysles( Visual )

5 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 1,333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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The thorn birds by Ann Ward( Visual )

14 editions published between 1982 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The epic story of a priest, Father Ralph de Bricassart, torn between God and human passion and a beautiful girl, Maggie Cleary, desiring only what she cannot have, spanning five decades of ambition, fear, longing and revenge, and set against the vast horizons of Australia's Outback
J. Edgar by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"J. Edgar Hoover [was] head of the Federal Bureau of Investigation for nearly 50 years. Hoover was feared, admired, reviled and revered, a man who could distort the truth as easily as he upheld it. His methods were at once ruthless and heroic, with the admiration of the world his most coveted prize. But behind closed doors, he held secrets that would have destroyed his image, his career and his life"--Container
Shadowlands by Richard Attenborough( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lewis, the brilliant scholar, has his comfortable life rudely interrupted when he meets Joy. Lewis's great love for Joy causes him to be devastated when she dies and threatens his Christian beliefs
The run by Stuart Woods( Recording )

16 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mississippi Senator Will Lee is in the spotlight. In strictest confidence, the Vice President has told Lee that he will not run for President. He urges Lee to announce his candidacy. But when the President is felled by a stroke, the Vice President takes over and Lee is in a perilous political position
Personal injuries [a novel] by Scott Turow( Recording )

15 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robbie Feaver (pronounced "favor") is a charismatic personal injury lawyer with a high profile practice, a way with the ladies, and a beautiful wife (whom he loves), who is dying of an irreversible illness. He also has a secret bank account where he occasionally deposits funds that make their way into the pockets of the judges who decide Robbie's cases. Robbie is caught by the Feds, and, in exchange for leniency, agrees to "wear a wire" as he continues to try to fix decisions. The FBI agent assigned to supervise him goes by the alias of Evon Miller. She is lonely, uncomfortable in her skin, and impervious to Robbie's charms. And she carries secrets of her own. As the law tightens its net, Robbie's and Evon's stories converge thrillingly. Scott Turow takes us into, the world of greed and human failing. He also shows us enduring love and quiet, unexpected heroism
A.C.O.D. : adult children of divorce( Visual )

4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meet Carter. It's been years since his parents' divorce. But now, with the wedding of this younger brother, he must keep mom and dad from annihilating each other all over again. That's when the real surprises start, including a shocking revelation from his childhood "therapist", the arrival of his dad's latest wife, his own commitment issues with his gorgeous girlfriend, and confronting the sexy A.C.O.D. from his past
Eyes of a child by Richard North Patterson( Recording )

11 editions published between 1994 and 2003 in English and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The investigation into a man's death uncovers the vicious custody fight he waged with his estranged wife. The wife's new lover is indicted for the man's murder and courtroom revelations are overshadowed by what threatens to remain hidden
Shadow prey by John Sandford( Recording )

10 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in English and held by 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twin Cities sleuth Lucas Davenport teams up with NYPD lieutenant Lily Rothenberg to track down an elusive killer know only as Shadow Love
Act natural : how to speak to any audience by Ken Howard( Book )

4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers advice on how to act natural and appear more relaxed, confident, and spontaneous when communicating by applying techniques used by actors to the task of public speaking
Pudd'nhead Wilson by Mark Twain( Visual )

11 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in English and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mark Twain uses his insight and wit to explore the issues of slavery, mother/son relationships, justice, and the many shapes of human folly. A mulatto slave switches her disconcertingly white baby with her master's son to protect it in a time of strong racial prejudice
Fortune's hand by Belva Plain( Recording )

4 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A law graduate marries the daughter of a senior partner, leaving behind a hometown girl he had planned to wed, and is successful until a shocking turn changes the lives of him and his family
Degree of guilt by Richard North Patterson( Recording )

11 editions published between 1900 and 1998 in English and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A famous TV journalist is charged with the killing of a celebrated novelist, and she pleads guilty to murder in self-defense, and the trial reveals many shocking secrets
The general's daughter by Nelson DeMille( Recording )

6 editions published between 1992 and 1999 in English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a professional military woman is found raped and murdered, a preliminary search turns up evidence of an unsavory double life that could cause a major sex scandal. To make matters worse, the chief investigator is paired with a woman with whom he's had a tempestuous affair and an unpleasant break-up
Three past midnight the library policeman : from the book Four past midnight by Stephen King( Recording )

10 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in English and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Having overdue library books is often one of the least offenses that people partake in throughout their lives. Sam Peebles, however, realizes that in Junction City, Iowa, overdue library books can be a cause for threats, harassment, and even torture. In his typical suspenseful and fear-ridden style, Stephen King makes even the library seem threatening
I know this much is true by Wally Lamb( Recording )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Troubled man must care for his schizophrenic twin brother and face the nightmares that have bedeviled the familiy
Drug free kids a parent's guide( Visual )

10 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ken Howard hosts a program in which actors enact family scenes that tach parenting skills and professionals in the fields of drug and alcohol abse offer advice to parents
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Howard, Kenneth Joseph 1944-

Howard, Kenneth Joseph, 1944-2016

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English (186)

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French (1)

Grey GardensShadowlandsThe runPersonal injuries [a novel]Eyes of a childShadow preyAct natural : how to speak to any audienceFortune's hand