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Birney, David 1939-

Overview
Works: 189 works in 447 publications in 2 languages and 11,142 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Science fiction  Psychological fiction  Film adaptations  History  Historical television programs  Biographical television programs  Television mini-series  Legal fiction (Literature) 
Roles: Narrator, Performer, Actor, Author
Classifications: PS3553.A655, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about David Birney
 
Most widely held works by David Birney
Sole survivor by Dean R Koontz( Recording )

16 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 913 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a crime reporter investigates the crash of a commercial airliner he is lead to reassess everything he thought he knew about life and death
Speaker for the dead by Orson Scott Card( Recording )

18 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 852 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ender Wiggin, the young military genius, discovers that a second alien war is inevitable and that he must dismiss his fears to make peace with humanity's strange new brothers
Ender in exile by Orson Scott Card( Recording )

10 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 759 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Savior of Earth and a military genius, Ender is given the opportunity to live on Eros, at one of Earth Hegemony's training facilities, in isolation. Opting instead to leave his home planet and set out for the colonies, Ender enters into a life-changing adventure
Shadow of the giant by Orson Scott Card( Recording )

14 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bean, nearing death, and his wife Petra search for their stolen children with the help of their former Battle School classmates while Peter Wiggin attempts to restore world government with himself as hegemon
Shadow puppets by Orson Scott Card( Recording )

18 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 600 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Earth and its society have been irrevocably changed in the aftermath of Ender Wiggin's victory over the Formics. The unity enforced upon the warring nations by an alien enemy has shattered. Nations are rising again, seeking territory and influence, and most of all, seeking to control the skills and loyalty of the children from the Battle School. But one person has a better idea. Peter Wiggin, Ender's older, more ruthless brother, sees that any hope for the future of Earth lies in restoring a sense of unity and purpose. And he has an irresistible call on the loyalty of Earth's young warriors. With Bean at his side, the two will reshape our future
Shadow of the Hegemon by Orson Scott Card( Recording )

15 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and held by 573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orson Scott Card's beloved Ender Wiggin saga introduced readers to Bean, Ender's reliable right-hand man, strategist and best friend. Now Bean takes center stage in this tale long-awaited by his millions of fans. At last we learn what happened on Earth after the destruction of the Hive Queen's worlds; after humanity no longer had a single enemy to unify the warring nations. This is the story of how Bean turned away from his first friend, Ender, and became the tactical genius who won the Earth for Ender's brother, Peter, who became the Hegemon
Reversible errors : a novel by Scott Turow( Recording )

6 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rommy Gandolph is on death row for a triple murder. When another inmate may have evidence that can clear him, his reluctant court-appointed lawyer, Arthur Raven, finds himself doing battle with the legal system to discover the truth
The Adams chronicles( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Television mini-series that dramatizes four generations of Adamses and 150 years of American history from the birth of the Revolution through the Gilded Age. Meet John Adams, a passionate revolutionary and second president; John Quincy Adams, proud son of a famous father and sixth president; Charles Francis Adams, skillful minister to Great Britain during the Civil War; historian Henry Adams; and railroad magnate Charles Francis Adams, Jr. Going beyond politics, this mini-series portrays these men as husbands, fathers, brothers, sons, as well as leaders
The conspiracy club by Jonathan Kellerman( Recording )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Devastated and suspected by the police after the brutal murder of his girlfriend, psychologist Jeremy Carrier finds himself engaged in a game of cat and mouse when additional murders take place and clues begin appearing in his mail
Seal morning( Visual )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2000 in English and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The discovery of an abandoned baby seal on the desolate Norfolk coastline of England in the 1930's brings Rowena, an orphaned girl, together with Miriam, her reclusive aunt, when the seal's playfulness and pup antics break down barriers in their new relationship. Then Rowena turns their small cottage into a refuge for an assorted menagerie of wildlife, attracting the attention of a Canadian naturalist who becomes interested in Aunt Miriam as well
The tragedy of King Richard the second by William Shakespeare( Visual )

18 editions published between 1982 and 2016 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tragedy of a self-centered king whose evil ways cause his own destruction
St. Elsewhere( Visual )

2 editions published between 1982 and 2006 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Join the caring doctors and nurses of St. Eligius hospital in South Boston
Oh, God! Book II by Gilbert Cates( Visual )

5 editions published between 1980 and 2005 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

God announces his presence by tucking a note inside a fortune cookie. An 11 year old girl, heeds His summons and writes Him an advertising slogan
Ender's game by Orson Scott Card( Recording )

9 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An outstanding tale of the child-hero Ender Wiggin, who must fight a desperate battle against a deadly alien race if mankind is to survive
The tragedy of King Richard the Second( Visual )

10 editions published between 1981 and 2001 in English and Spanish and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of Shakespeare's play about the 14th century rebellion against the corrupt King, Richard II
Murder on the aisle( Recording )

6 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hollywood actors read mystery stories set in the world of theaters, movies, television, music, and magic
Double image : [a thriller] by David Morrell( Recording )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Bosnia war criminal hunts the photographer whose photo proved to be the key evidence in his conviction, while the photographer pursues the world's most beautiful woman
Riptide by Douglas J Preston( Recording )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A new high-tech expedition is mounted to discover the treasure of English pirate Edward Ockham. Will the expensive technology be enough to overcome the deadly secrets of the Water Pit on Ragged Island, Maine?
Master of the game by Sidney Sheldon( Visual )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lavish international saga spans a century and focuses on the Blackwell family's rise to wealth, from 1890s South Africa where the family's fortune is made in diamonds to the primary story of iron-willed Kate Blackwell, the driven, power-hungry head of the family's embattled corporate empire
An American daughter by Wendy Wasserstein( Recording )

10 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"On the eve of Dr. Lyssa Dent Hughes' nomination as Surgeon General, a witty and dangerous cast of characters stir the calm waters of her Georgetown home."
 
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Дэвид Бирни

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Languages
English (186)

Spanish (1)