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Petersen, William L. 1953-

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Most widely held works by William L Petersen
CSI, crime scene investigation by Laurence Fishburne( Visual )

304 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 6,472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the city of Las Vegas, Nevada, with its constant influx of visitors, criminals are provided with ripe targets of all varieties. Luckily for the victims, the Las Vegas Police Department's night shift Crime Scene Investigations unit is led by Gil Grissom. With almost obsessive dedication towards his quest for the facts, he and his elite team of criminalists work various perplexing cases using scientific skills and equipment that are capable of finding valuable clues from the most seemingly unlikely sources
The contender by Rui Luo( Visual )

13 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As soon as a woman is nominated to replace the deceased vice president of the USA, her political enemies search in her private life for ways to bring her down
Manhunter by Michael Mann( Visual )

54 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

FBI agent Will Graham captured the diabolical Dr. Hannibal Lecter but nearly lost his mind in the process and retired from the Bureau. When he is coaxed out of retirement to hunt a serial killer called "The Tooth Fairy" he is again faced with the horrors incumbent in entering a serial killer's mind
Seeking a friend for the end of the world by Lorene Scafaria( Visual )

7 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in a too-near future, two neighbors, Dodge and Penny, react in their own unique ways to the announcement that a 70-mile-wide asteroid is en route to the Earth. Dodge wants to return to his first love. Penny just wants to get back to her family. As the unlikely companions' respective journeys converge, their outlooks -- if not the world's -- brighten in surprising and hilarious ways
Return to Lonesome Dove by Mike Robe( Visual )

7 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and held by 1,026 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After returning the body of Gus McCrae to Lonesome Dove, Woodrow Call takes on the challenge of driving a herd of wild mustangs 2500 miles north of the Hat Creek Ranch in Montana. But tragedy, despair and deceit will greet him before he ever gets there
The Skulls by Rob Cohen( Visual )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For working-class Luke, an invitation to join an influential secret college organization at his Ivy League college is a dream come true. But a series of disturbing incidents, including a suspicious suicide, causes him to investigate further
To live and die in L.A by William Friedkin( Visual )

42 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Secret Service agent bends and breaks the law to nab an artist/counterfeiter in Los Angeles
Fear by James Foley( Visual )

15 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and French and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nicole Walker always dreamed of being swept away by someone special-- someone strong, sexy and sensitive who would care for her more than anything else in the world. David is all that and more: a modern-day knight who charms and seduces her, body and soul. But her perfect boyfriend is not all he seems to be. His sweet facade masks a savage, dark side that will soon transform Nicole's dream into a nightmare
CSI, crime scene investigation( Visual )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sara is kidnapped by the miniature killer; the parents of a missing girl are murdered and the suspect is a pastor; a popular movie actress is murdered; a young boy and his babysitter are murdered and FBI agent Jack Malone comes to investigate; a well-known Vegas humanitarian is killed for her involvement in a dog-fighting ring; the team investigates the death of a young girl left in a cardboard box; Warrick is found at a mobster's crime scene with a murder weapon
12 Angry Men by Sidney Lumet( Visual )

12 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A jury argues a case in a stuffy room on a hot summer's day. Eleven say "guilty!" But one holdout (Jack Lemmon) is convinced of the defendant's innocence and stubbornly argues "reasonable doubt." This tense courtroom drama is a remake of Sidney Lumet's 1957 favorite and was produced for the Showtime cable network
Blue neon night Michael Connelly's Los Angeles( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The city of Los Angeles has been at the heart of all Michael Connelly's bestselling novels. In this limited edition DVD, Michael Connelly himself provides an insider's tour of the places that give his stories and characters their spark and texture. Directed by author and filmmaker Terrill Lee Lankford, Blue Neon Night brings Michael Connelly's Los Angeles to life and captures the essence of a writer's relationship with the place that inspires, frustrates, and utlimately fulfills him. This limited release DVD contains several added features, including book summaries, an inside look at The Narrows, and Michael Connelly's thoughts on the music mentioned in his books." Back of container
100 years of Wrigley Field, 1914-2014( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Celebrates a century of the greatest moments, best personalities, and long-held traditions of the ballpark on Chicago's North Side
Young guns II by Geoff Murphy( Visual )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Billy the Kid and his gang have escaped the hangman, and are on the run to the Mexican border and safety, but must elude pursuing sheriff Pat Garrett, Billy's one-time friend
Amazing Grace and Chuck( Visual )

4 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A twelve year old boy visits a missile silo and decides nothing means more to him than protesting these nuclear weapons. He finds an ally in Amazing Grace Smith, basketball superstar of the Boston Celtics, and together they prove that one person really can make a difference
CSI : Crime scene investigation : the finale by Ted Danson( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When multiple bombs incite terror in Las Vegas, the shockwaves reach far and wide. Former CSI head Gil Grissom responds to the call of duty while FBI Agent Catherine Willows rushes back to her old hunting grounds. In his final Vegas case, lead investigator D.B. Russell helps unravel the fiendish web of evidence. The case turns personal as seasoned pro Sara Sidle navigates her history with Grissom
The staircase by Jean-Xavier de Lestrade( Visual )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the real legend of the miraculous staircase at the Sisters of Loretto Chapel in Santa Fe, N.M
Without a trace( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tough, restless Jack Malone heads the Missing Persons unit of the FBI. And this season, the dedicated investigators of the MPU have a particularly important person to locate: Jack Malone, who disappears after going solo on a perilous case. The search for Malone is only one of many high-impact cases involving the mysteriously vanished, from a waitress who won 32 million in the lottery to an extreme fighter to a mall Santa Claus
Hard promises( Visual )

3 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Free-roaming Joey Colter is accidentally invited to the wedding of his own wife, who divorced him while he was away. He returns home to try to win her back and be a father to his young daughter
Kiss the sky( Visual )

4 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two men travel to a remote tropical island where they both fall in love with the same woman, shed their families back home, and set out to create a sexual and spiritual utopia, observed and counselled by a wry Buddhist monk
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The contender
Alternative Names
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Petersen, William Louis.

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William L. Petersen

William Petersen acteur américain

William Petersen aktor amerykański

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William Petersen Amerikaans acteur

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William Petersen US-amerikanischer Schauspieler und Produzent

William Petersen yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä

Петерсен, Уильям

Уильям Петерсен

Уилям Питърсън

ויליאם פיטרסון

ویلیام پترسن تهیه‌کننده و بازیگر آمریکایی

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