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Konner, Lawrence

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Most widely held works by Lawrence Konner
Mona Lisa Smile by Mike Newell( Visual )

34 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Katherine Ann Watson has accepted a position teaching art history at the prestigious Wellesley College. Watson is a very modern woman, particularly for the 1950s. She has a passion not only for art but for her students. Most of the students seem to be biding their time, waiting to find the right man to marry. The students are all very bright and Watson feels they are not reaching their potential. Although a strong bond is formed between teacher and student, Watson's views are incompatible with the dominant culture of the college
Planet of the apes by Franklin J Schaffner( Visual )

57 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a remake of the original 1968 film, after an astronaut crash-lands on an uncharted planet, he finds himself at odds with a society in which apes are the rulers and humans are little more than slaves
Flicka by Gil Netter( Visual )

29 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,950 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Katy dreams of filling her father's shoes by taking over their ranch, while her father wants better for her. When she finds and tries to tame a wild horse, she learns how alike she and this stallion truly are
Boardwalk empire by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

8 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and held by 1,316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lavish period drama set in Atlantic City, following the life and times of Nucky Thompson, the undisputed political and criminal mastermind whose grip on power and control of the city's liquor supply is under constant threat
Mighty Joe Young by En de wu de( Visual )

11 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and held by 1,090 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fifteen-foot-tall Central African gorilla is brought to America to save him from poachers. But his notoriety makes him a target for an enemy from his past
The jewel of the Nile by Lewis Teague( Visual )

13 editions published between 1985 and 2008 in English and held by 892 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack and Joan have their yacht and an easy life. They gradually get bored with each other and their current way of life. Joan accepts an invitation to go trek through the North African desert as a guest of the sheik. Once there, she is abducted and she finds herself involved with the 'jewel.' Jack decides to rescue her with his new partner Ralph. Not even treacherous tribes, deadly dungeons and dangerous villains can stop them from finding, once and for all, the mysterious 'jewel.' Sequel to Romancing the stone
Superman IV : the quest for peace( Visual )

15 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in English and Thai and held by 863 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Archvillain Lex Luthor, determined to make the world safe for nuclear arms merchants, creates a new being to challenge the Man of Steel, the radiation-charged Nuclear Man. The two super-powered foes clash and Superman saves the Statue of Liberty, repulses a volcanic eruption of Mount Etna, rebuilds the demolished Great Wall of China and performs many more spectacular feats
Roots( Visual )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 830 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The gripping story is told through four generations, from the capture of Kunta Kinte in Africa to his transport to Colonial America in brutal conditions through successive generations fighting to win their freedom in the Civil War
Star Trek VI : the undiscovered country by Nicholas Meyer( Visual )

12 editions published between 1992 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Después de que un cataclismo lunar haga ponerse de rodillas al Imperio Klingon, el extraño concepto de la paz con la Federación puede estar finalmente al alcance. Irónicamente, es el almirante James T. Kirk el primer emisario para negociar esa paz. Sin embargo toda esperanza de paz se desvanece cuando la nave U.S.S. Enterprise y su tripulación se ven implicados en el brutal asesinato de un diplomático klingon, poniendo a los dos mundos al borde de la guerra total
Mercury rising by Katja M Becker( Visual )

21 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simon is a nine-year-old autistic boy who has managed to break the government's new 'unbreakable' code. His ability renders the new billion-dollar secret code vulnerable, espcially if enemies of the United States learn about Simon's ability and capture him. Nick Kudrow, the program's chief, orders the 'security threat' eliminated, but he doesn't count on FBI agent Art Jeffries getting involved. As Simon and Jeffries are trailed by deadly assassins, Jeffries quickly learns that no one can be trusted. Now Jeffries must count on Simon's abilities to keep them both alive, and bring Kudrow to justice
The jewel of the Nile by Joan Wilder( Book )

5 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It should have been a romantic dream come true-cruising along the Mediterranean aboard Jack Colton's magnificent yacht, sampling the pleasures of Monte Carlo and Europe's most glamorous nightspots. Yet lovely romance writer Joan Wilder felt something was missing-some spark of excitement, some sense of adventure. So when a handsome Arab ruler begs her to help him write his book. Joan leaps at the chance. Then-
Žižek! by Astra Taylor( Visual )

13 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary follows the eccentric Slovenian philosopher Slavoj Žižek as he travels around the world lecturing
For love or money( Visual )

4 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in English and Russian and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While he caters to the whims of the super-rich, hotel concierge Douglas Ireland dreams of building his own luxury hotel and hopes that a wealthy but unscrupuous investor will help, There's one catch: Ireland must "baby-sit" the investor's beautiful mistress. Soon, Ireland must decide whether the love of his life is worth more than the dream of his life
Planet of the Apes by William T Quick( Book )

6 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Flicka : a friend for Katy by Jennifer Fox( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Katy finds a wild horse, a beautiful black mustang, and against her fathers wishes she does all she can to keep and tame this horse that she names Flicka
Star trek : original motion picture collection( Visual )

5 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disc 6. Star trek VI ; the undiscovered country: After a lunar cataclysm brings the Klingon Empire to its knees, the foreign concept of peace with the Federation may be finally within reach, but ironically, it is Kirk who is the first emissary to broker that peace, but Kirk and his crew are implicated in the brutal assassination of a Klingon diplomat, bringing both worlds to the brink of full-scale war
Mona Lisa smile : a novel by D Chiel( Book )

9 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of a free-spirit from Berkeley who takes a teaching position at Wellesley in 1953
The legend of Billie Jean( Visual )

6 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When local rich kid Hubie Pyatt steals and wrecks Binx Davy's beloved motor scooter, Binx's older sister, Billie Jean, demands the $608 it costs to fix it. When Binx shoots Mr. Pyatt by accident, he and Billie Jean flee town accompanied by Billie Jean's girlfriends, Ophelia and Putter. They become fugitives and when they pick up a very willing hostage they become criminals. Billie Jean becomes a legend in her own time, a symbol of freedom to teenagers everywhere"--Container
12 monkeys by Terry Gilliam( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

12 monkeys: A lone time traveller from the year 2035 must solve a riddle that may save his people ... but it may also take him to the brink of madness. Mercury rising: Art Jefferies, a renegade FBI agent, combats ruthless Federal agents to protect Simon, a nine-year-old autistic boy who has cracked the govrenment's new "unbreakable" code. The jackal: A ruthless assassin has been hired to emiminate someone at the very top of the U.S. govrnment. Constantly changing his identity and location, he is known only as the Jackal
Superman 5 film collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A child from a dying planet is sent to Earth, where he is brought up by human parents and poses as a newspaper reporter, becoming Superman when necessary to use his special powers to save others
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Mighty Joe YoungPlanet of the ApesFlicka : a friend for KatyMona Lisa smile : a novel