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Prichard, Michael (Michael J.)

Overview
Works: 567 works in 2,172 publications in 1 language and 48,851 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Political fiction  Juvenile works  Satire  Action and adventure fiction  History  Science fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Bildungsromans  Humorous fiction 
Roles: Narrator, Performer, Author
Classifications: PS1305, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Michael Prichard
The world according to Garp by John Irving( Recording )

15 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in English and held by 622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Journey through generations and across two continents with the astonishing family of T.S. Garp, bastard son of a belligerent mother. Garp loves, lusts, labors and triumphs in a world of assassins, wrestlers, feminist fanatics, tantalizing teenage babysitters, adoring children and a wayward wife. His life is comic, tragic, violent and tender, his world outrageous - and it is as real as our own
20,000 leagues under the sea by Jules Verne( Recording )

20 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 568 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the adventures of a French professor and his two companions as they sail above and below the world's oceans as prisoners on the fabulous electric submarine of the deranged Captain Nemo
The adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain( Recording )

15 editions published between 1977 and 2008 in English and held by 544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During river raft adventures, Huck must decide whether to betray Jim, his friend (and a slave) and risk hellfire
The cardinal of the Kremlin by Tom Clancy( Recording )

18 editions published between 1988 and 2016 in English and held by 519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two men possess vital information on Russia's Star Wars missile defense system. One of them is Cardinal-- America's highest agent in the Kremlin -- and he's about to be terminated by the KGB. The other one is the American who can save Cardinal and lead the world to the brink of peace ... or war. Here is author Tom Clancy's heart-stopping masterpiece -- a riveting novel about one of the most intriguing issues of our time
Tears in the darkness : the story of the Bataan Death March and its aftermath by Michael Norman( Recording )

10 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For the first four months of 1942, U.S., Filipino, and Japanese soldiers fought what was America's first major land battle of World War II, the battle for the tiny Philippine peninsula of Bataan. It ended with the surrender of 76,000 Filipinos and Americans, the single largest defeat in American military history. The defeat, though, was only the beginning, as Michael and Elizabeth M. Norman make dramatically clear in this powerfully original book
Fer-de-lance by Rex Stout( Recording )

17 editions published between 1934 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nero Wolfe plays snake charmer in a case with more coils than a cobra!
Death of a dude : [a Nero Wolfe mystery] by Rex Stout( Recording )

13 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nero Wolfe packs his silk pajamas and heads West to catch a killer. Wolfe has come to Lame Horse, Montana, where a city slicker got a country girl pregnant and wound up with two bullets in his back. Now Wolfe must get an innocent man exonerated and find the real murderer in the process
And be a villain by Rex Stout( Recording )

13 editions published between 1948 and 2012 in English and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nero Wolfe gets mixed signals at a radio station when a live guest drops dead while on the air. Playful and puzzling
Too many cooks by Rex Stout( Recording )

12 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the greatest chefs in the world gather for a meeting, Nero Wolfe is their honored dinner guest. It is a rare vacation for the gourmet sleuth - until a four-star killer serves a side dish of murder. Then the half-baked local law cooks up an unappetizing entree. Corpulent Wolfe and sidekick Archie begin mixing the ingredients for their inimitable souffle of detection and deduction, while the killer decides that Wolfe's prix should be permanently fixed ... and that his last meal should be his just desserts
A family affair by Rex Stout( Recording )

18 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nero Wolfe finds himself under pressure when a murder is committed in the old brownstone on West 35th Street
Hong Kong by Stephen Coonts( Recording )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jake Grafton and his wife, Callie, go to Hong Kong to investigate a scandal at the U.S. consulate. Callie is kidnapped and Jack must find out who he can trust to get her back
Clear and present danger by Tom Clancy( Recording )

14 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in English and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Columbian drug lords assassinate the head of the FBI, Ryan must discover who the real enemy is. He and his shadowy field officer, Mr. Clark, expect danger from without.but the danger from within may the greatest of all
Shadow divers : the true adventure of two Americans who risked everything to solve one of the last mysteries of World War II by Robert Kurson( Recording )

5 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1991, acting on a tip from a local fisherman, two scuba divers discovered a sunken German U-boat off the New Jersey coast.--
Before midnight by Rex Stout( Recording )

8 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in English and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detective genius Nero Wolfe and his assistant, Archie Goodwin, are private investigators based in New York. With Wolfe's unmatchable wits and Archie's tireless legwork, no mystery is unsolvable. After a million-dollar contest judge is murdered and his contest answers stolen, Nero Wolfe and right-hand man Archie Goodwin take the case in an attempt to find the guilty party. As if the case wasn't difficult enough, the company that sponsored the contest may be purposefully misleading Wolfe
Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury( Recording )

12 editions published between 1953 and 2001 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a time when being a fireman meant starting them, not putting them out
Patriot games by Tom Clancy( Recording )

15 editions published between 1987 and 2016 in English and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While vacationing in London, CIA analyst Jack Ryan saves the Prince and Princess of Wales from a terrorist attack and gains the gratitude of a nation and the enmity of its most dangerous men
The Maltese falcon by Dashiell Hammett( Recording )

9 editions published between 1980 and 2000 in English and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sam Spade's partner is murdered while working on a case, and it is Spade's responsibility to find the killer. In his search, Spade runs mortal risks as he comes closer to the answer
A right to die by Rex Stout( Recording )

16 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Mr. Whipple objects to his son's fiancee, Nero Wolfe and Archie Goodwin reluctantly agree to investigate her. However, she is soon found bludgeoned to death and young Duncan Whipple is arrested for the crime
The bear and the dragon by Tom Clancy( Recording )

13 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in English and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Newly elected, Jack Ryan has found that being President is not easy: domestic pitfalls await him at every turn; there's a revolution in Liberia; the Asian economy is going down the tubes; and now, in Moscow, someone may have tried to assassinate the chairman of the SVR - the former KGB - with a rocket-propelled grenade. Were the potential assassins political enemies, the Russian Mafia, or disaffected former KGB? Or is something far more dangerous at work here? While Ryan dispatches his most trusted eyes and ears, including black ops specialist John Clark, to find out the truth of the matter, forces in China are moving ahead with a plan of truly audacious proportions. If they succeed, the world will never look the same again
The black mountain : 24th in the Nero Wolfe series by Rex Stout( )

4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rex Stout's Nero Wolfe--a grand master of the form, Rex Stout is one of America's greatest mystery writers, and his literary creation Nero Wolfe is one of the greatest fictional detectives of all time. Together, Stout and Wolfe have entertained--and puzzled-- millions of mystery fans around the world. Now, with his perambulatory man-about-town, Archie Goodwin, the arrogant, gourmandizing, sedentary sleuth is back! The black mountain--when evil strikes a loved one, it can make us crazy. We can't think rationally enough to get revenge ourselves, so we shouldn't. But Nero Wolfe ignores reason when someone guns down a close friend in cold blood. He vows to collar the killer personally, and it thrusts him into the gravest danger of his career. The case takes him 4,000 miles across the ocean to the hazardous mountains of Montenegro, where Communist cutthroats have also disposed of Wolfe's adopted daughter
 
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Tears in the darkness : the story of the Bataan Death March and its aftermath
Alternative Names
Prichard, Michael J.

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English (254)

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20,000 leagues under the seaThe adventures of Huckleberry FinnThe cardinal of the KremlinTears in the darkness : the story of the Bataan Death March and its aftermathFer-de-lanceDeath of a dude : [a Nero Wolfe mystery]And be a villainToo many cooks