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Knopf, Christopher

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Most widely held works by Christopher Knopf
Peter and Paul by Robert Day( Visual )

7 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This epic network television mini-series brings to life the precarious existence of the early Christian church which was beset by violent oppositon from without and within. Peter and Paul emerge as two key leaders and struggle to keep the faith alive. The story of Peter and Paul is a story of the meaning of faith and love, liberty and law, victory and defeat, and life and death
20 million miles to earth( Visual )

15 editions published between 1957 and 2014 in English and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American rocket ship returns from a flight to Venus but crashes, leaving behind a cute little creature brought back from Venus. Unfortunately, the little creature doesn't stay little for long, and threatens to tear apart the Colosseum
Emperor of the North by Robert Aldrich( Visual )

12 editions published between 1973 and 2015 in English and Italian and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set on the Pacific Northwest railways at the height of the Depression, this is the story of how a crafty, train-hopping drifter, "A-No. 1," and his young accomplice encounter Shack, a sadistic railroad conductor who has sworn that no hobo will ride his train for free. "A" is ready to put his life at stake to become a local legend - as the first person who survived the trip on Shack's notorious train
The big valley.( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Barkleys are the wealthiest and most powerful family in California's San Joaquin Valley in the 1870s, owning and controlling cattle herds, gold mines, citrus groves, and logging camps. Follow their joys and heartache in this Western soap opera
Posse( Visual )

4 editions published between 1975 and 2013 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A United States marshal decides to run for senate, but the outcome of his race for office is dependant on his capture of a notorius criminal
The bravos( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Major John Harkness is the beleaguered commander of an isolated frontier cavalry post in the midst of a Kiowa Indian rebellion. He must protect his fort and the wagon train passengers sheltered within, even as he searches for his kidnapped son
The choirboys( Visual )

5 editions published between 1977 and 2014 in English and German and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dubbed choirboys for their after-hours shenanigans, a group of rank-and-file policemen look for ways to cope with the pressures of the job. Their choir practice consists of periodic relaxation sessions at which the group gets drunk, chases women, plays practical jokes, and reveals their innermost fears
The king's thief by Robert Z Leonard( Visual )

2 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Debonair David Niven is a nobel scoundrel in this romantic, swashbuckling drama of royal intrigue inside the court of Charles II. Niven plays the Duke of Brampton who, though trusted by Charles, is actually planning to overthrow the shaky Restoration monarch. But, despite careful scheming, the Duke is in for a few surprises: the brainy and vengeful Lady Mary (Ann Blyth) and the infamous highway robber Michael Dermott (Edmund Purdum)- the one many in England who knows what Brampton's up to. These two formidable foes indeed, and they're willing to do just about anything to settle their scores with the Duke
Wanted:dead or alive( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The TV series that launched the career of Steve McQueen. Josh Randall was not a typical rough-hewn bounty hunter of the Old West; he was a consummate gentleman who always gave his reward money to charity. All 36 episodes of season one
Scott Joplin by Amelia Anderson( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Billy Dee Williams stars with Art Carney and Clifton Davis in Scott Joplin, the fascinating story about the life of the ragtime great. Best known for his song, 'The Entertainer', Joplin began his career touring as a piano player in bordellos around the country. When he is discovered during a piano competition by the famous music publisher John Stark (Carney), Joplin turns into an instant success, composing songs so popular that he becomes the first black composer to be allowed to play at the World's Fair"--Container
Posse : a novel by Burton Wohl( Book )

4 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A publicity-hungry U.S. Marshal doesn't just hunt down and capture fugitives, he makes sure a photographer is around to record his crime-fighting exploits and bolster his political aspirations. In Posse the lawman soon discovers that fame may be fleeting when he sets his sights on his No. 1 target: cool-witted robber Jack Strawhorn. Bo Hopkins, James Stacy and Alfonso Aran co-star in this crafty Western that asks the questions: Just who is the real bad guy?
The big valley( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Barkleys are the wealthiest and most powerful family in California's San Joaquin Valley in the 1870s, owning and controlling cattle herds, gold mines, citrus groves, and logging camps. Follow their joys and heartache in this Western soap opera
Pope John Paul II, the movie( Visual )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatization covering the life of Karol Wojtyla from his teenage years to his election as Pope in 1978
Pencils down!( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 2007, the WGA and the studios hit an impasse in contract negotiations leading to a strike that brought Hollywood to a halt. Pencils Down! questions the new mode of entertainment accessibility: what is the business model for the Internet?
20 million miles to Earth ; It came from beneath the sea( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When an American spaceship crash-lands off the coast of Sicily, a rescue team discovers that the crew has brought back a gelatinous mass that soon hatches and evolves into a strange bi-ped creature which rapidly increases in size. Soon 20 feet tall, the creature rampages through Rome before being destroyed as it attempts refuge in the Colosseum ; a giant octupus driven from the depths by an atomic explosion, attacks San Francisco and the Golden Bridge
L'empereur du Nord Emperor of the North Pole by Robert Aldrich( Visual )

6 editions published between 1973 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pendant la Grande Dépression, deux vagabonds lancent un défi au chef d'un convoi de marchandises ... Les acteurs se déchaînent et les paysages sont magnifiques : que demander de plus!
Los justicieros del Oeste Posse( Visual )

5 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in Spanish and Multiple languages and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un Sheriff sediento de notoriedad (Kirk Douglas) no se limita a perseguir y capturar fugitivos, siempre procura tener un fotógrafo cerca que dé testimonio de su lucha contra el crimen y le ayude en sus aspiraciones políticas. Pero pronto va a descubrir que la fama puede ser algo muy volátil cuando se enfrenta a un nuevo e importante desafío: atrapar al frío y astuto ladrón Jack Strawhorn (Bruce Dern)
Wanted, dead or alive( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Josh Randall is not a typical rough-hewn bounty hunter of the Old West; he is a consummate gentleman who always gives his reward money to charity
Cimarrón. Cimarron strip( Visual )

3 editions published in 2013 in Spanish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La franja de Cimarrón es una región fronteriza entre el territorio de Kansas y el territorio de los indios Cherokee durante el siglo XIX. Vigilar esta zona es el trabajo de Jim Crown, quien a menudo se vale de la ayuda de sus amigos, MacGregor, Francis Wilde y de Dulcey, una joven del este del país que llega a la frontera para ocuparse de la posada que regentaba su fallecido padre
Pope John Paul II by Dan Henderson( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This detailed portrait examines his life and experiences, his victories and his failures, as well as his struggles to unite people of various faiths. Includes footage from Good Morning America's 2003 visit to the Vatican
 
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