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Birney, David 1939-

Overview
Works: 139 works in 343 publications in 2 languages and 11,347 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Psychological fiction  History  Historical television programs  Film adaptations  Television mini-series  Biographical television programs  Legal stories  Television programs 
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 )

13 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 974 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 )

15 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 843 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 783 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 )

12 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 715 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bean, once the smallest student at the Battle School, and Ender Wiggins's right hand, has grown to be a power on Earth. He served the Hegemon as strategist and general in the terrible wars that followed Ender's defeat of the alien empire attacking Earth. Now he wishes for a safe place to build a family, something he has never known, but there is nowhere on Earth that does not harbor his enemies: old enemies from the days in Ender's Jeesh, new enemies from the wars on Earth. To find security, Bean and Petra must once again follow in Ender's footsteps. They must leave Earth behind, in the control of the Hegemon, and look to the stars
Shadow puppets by Orson Scott Card( Recording )

11 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 642 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.--
Reversible errors by Scott Turow( Recording )

4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 618 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
Shadow of the Hegemon by Orson Scott Card( Recording )

14 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and held by 602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bean and other members of Ender's Dragon Army return to Earth after their victory in the Formic War. All but Bean are soon mysteriously kidnapped; Bean turns to Ender's brother Peter for help
The conspiracy club by Jonathan Kellerman( Recording )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 483 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
The Adams chronicles( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 481 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
Seal morning( Visual )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2000 in English and held by 389 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 recluse 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
St. Elsewhere( Visual )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As two couples of opposite backgrounds find themselves at St. Eligius, they become aware of the common problems that everyone must face when a person's health fails. In the second episode, patients are dying in Ward 5 and Dr. Westphall suspects the dreaded Legionnaires' disease as the cause
The tragedy of King Richard the second by William Shakespeare( Visual )

6 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tragedy of a self-centered king whose evil ways cause his own destruction
The tragedy of King Richard the Second( Visual )

13 editions published between 1981 and 1993 in English and Spanish and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of the defeat of Richard II by his cousin, Bolingbroke
Ender's game by Orson Scott Card( Recording )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 240 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
Oh, God! Book II( Visual )

4 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

God announces his presence by tucking a note inside a Chineese cookie. An 11 year old girl, heeds His summons and writes Him an advertising summons
Double image [a thriller] by David Morrell( Recording )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 203 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 172 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( Visual )

2 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and held by 154 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
Murder on the aisle( Recording )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hollywood actors read mystery stories set in the world of theaters, movies, television, music, and magic
An American daughter by Wendy Wasserstein( Recording )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 132 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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Alternative Names
David Birney acteur américain

David Birney Amerikaans acteur

David Birney amerikansk skådespelare

David Birney amerikansk skodespelar

David Birney amerikansk skuespiller

David Birney US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Дэвид Бирни

دیوید بیرنی بازیگر آمریکایی

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Languages
English (147)

Spanish (1)

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Speaker for the deadEnder in exileShadow of the giantShadow puppetsReversible errorsShadow of the HegemonThe conspiracy clubSeal morning