Davis, Andrew 1946-
Most widely held works about Andrew Davis
Most widely held works by Andrew Davis
Holes ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 2,216 libraries worldwide
Young Stanley Yelnats finds himself at Camp Green Lake, where digging a hole a day keeps the warden at bay and "builds character". An ancient family curse still dogs Stanley and he's thrown headlong into the adventure of his life. Stanley and his campmates will have to forge fast friendships to unearth the mystery of what's really going on in the desert.
The fugitive ( Visual )
27 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 1,936 libraries worldwide
A Chicago surgeon falsely convicted of killing his wife is determined to prove his innocence by leading his pursuers to the one-armed man who actually committed the crime.
The guardian ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 1,289 libraries worldwide
An aging United States Coast Guard rescue swimmer's team is killed in a horrific rescue mission. Just prior to this same mission his wife announces that she cannot take anymore. This leaves him an emotional wreck. His commander gives him a choice - quit or take a position as an instructor at the USCG training facility in Louisiana. Reluctantly he takes the position and moves into the school. Once there he immediately increases the 18 week curriculum that routinely fails half of the people that attend. He meets a young man with unlimited potential, but with some secret that seems to hold him back as a team player. Delving into young man's past, links are found that make him a psychic twin to the older man.
Under siege ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 823 libraries worldwide
Killer-elite commandos out to hijack the USS Missouri's nuclear arsenal overpower the crew, except for the cook, who just happens to be an ex-Navy SEAL and highly decorated combat operative.
Collateral damage ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 739 libraries worldwide
Firefighter Gordon Brewer is plunged into the complex and dangerous world of international terrorism after he loses his wife and child in a bombing credited to Claudio "The Wolf" Perrini. Frustrated with the official investigation and haunted by the thought that the man responsible for murdering his family might never be brought to justice, Brewer takes matters into his own hands and tracks his quarry ultimately to Colombia.
A perfect murder ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 655 libraries worldwide
To Manhattan's elite, Wall Street wheeler-dealer Steven Taylor seems like a devoted husband. He isn't. Beautiful, accomplished Emily Bradford Taylor seems like a faithful wife. She isn't. And when Steven hires Emily's lover to kill her, it seems like a perfect murder. It isn't. In fact, very little is what it seems.
Chain reaction ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 612 libraries worldwide
A student machinist finds himself caught in a maze of secret government cover-ups, hi-tech espionage and murder after working on a groundbreaking scientific experiment. Eddie Kasalivich and Lily Sinclair are part of a team of scientists who have developed a revolutionary new source of energy. But no sooner have they finished celebrating their triumph, than their lab is destroyed and the head of their team killed. Named the main suspects, Eddie and Lily quickly realize their only hope lies with a powerful and mysterious bureaucrat who may or may not be on their side.
Above the law ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in English and held by 462 libraries worldwide
A Chicago cop is on to something too big. Suspects collared in a recent drug raid are allowed to walk and he is asked to turn in his badge.
Mathematical knowledge for primary teachers by Jennifer Suggate ( Book )
12 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and held by 293 libraries worldwide
With comprehensive coverage of the mathematical knowledge primary teachers need, this text helps teachers and trainees deepen their understanding of maths.
A perfect murder ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 229 libraries worldwide
To Manhattan's elite, Wall Street wheeler-dealer Steven Taylor seems like a devoted husband. He isn't. Beautiful, accomplished Emily Bradford Taylor seems like a faithful wife. She isn't. And when Steven hires Emily's lover to kill her, it seems like a perfect murder. It isn't. In fact, very little is what it seems. Includes added alternate ending with commentary by Director Andrew Davis.
Fright night music that goes bump in the night ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1989 in German and held by 214 libraries worldwide
Beat Street ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 212 libraries worldwide
"The story of Kenny, a young hip-hop artist living in the rough slums of the Bronx with his younger brother Lee and their mother Cora. Kenny dreams of making it big as a disk jockey and playing in the most swank of Manhattan nightclubs, The Roxy. Into their lives comes Tracy, a composer and assistant choreographer from New York College who inspires him to try to continue his dream while romance begins to grow between them despite coming from different neighborhoods and worlds. Meanwhile, Lee is part of a break-dancing gang set on dominating the scene of their street. The rest of their friends include Ramon, a graffiti artist determined to spread his painting to every subway car in the city while dealing with his girlfriend Carmen. Chollie is a fellow rapper who becomes Kenny's manager after he lands him a gig at a Bronx club as the DJ."--Matt Patay, www.imdb.com.
Four last songs ; Orchestral songs by Richard Strauss ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1978 and 1987 in German and held by 184 libraries worldwide
The young person's guide to the orchestra Variations on a theme by Frank Bridge : op. 10 ; Four sea interludes : op. 33a ; Passacaglia, op. 33b by Benjamin Britten ( Recording )
9 editions published between 1975 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 177 libraries worldwide
Developing understanding in primary mathematics : key stages 1 and 2 ( Book )
3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 135 libraries worldwide
Requiem, op. 9 Danse lente, op. 6, no. 2 by Maurice Duruflé ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1977 in Latin and Undetermined and held by 135 libraries worldwide
Don Quixote, op. 35 ; Die Liebe der Danae, op. 83, symphonic fragment by Richard Strauss ( Recording )
8 editions published between 1985 and 1991 and held by 129 libraries worldwide
The art of fugue by Johann Sebastian Bach ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1975 and held by 120 libraries worldwide
Symphony no. 1 in E-flat major. Symphony no. 3 in A minor. Symphony no. 2 in B minor. Prince Igor Overture ; Polovetsian dances by Aleksandr Porfirʹevich Borodin ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1977 and held by 119 libraries worldwide
The package ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1989 and 2000 in English and Multiple languages and held by 116 libraries worldwide
When Sgt. Johnny Gallagher is assigned the task of delivering a military prisoner to the U.S. for court martial, little does he know that they will be assaulted, and his prisoner will disappear. Gallagher soon finds a trail of clues leading to an international conspiracy- one that will change the course of mankind.
Action and adventure films Action and adventure films Adultery Crime films Detective and mystery films Drama Drowning--Prevention Drug traffic Escapes Espionage Feature films Feature films Fiction films Films for the hearing impaired Films--for the hearing impaired Fire fighters Fugitives from justice Great Britain Hijacking of ships Husband and wife Illinois--Chicago Lifesaving Mathematics--Study and teaching (Elementary) Mathematics--Study and teaching (Primary) Missouri (Battleship : BB 63) Murder Murderers Murder for hire Music New York (State)--New York New York (State)--New York--Manhattan Operas--Excerpts Orchestral music Renewable energy sources--Research Requiems Rescue work Songs (High voice) with orchestra Suites (Orchestra) Survival swimming Symphonic poems Symphonies Terrorists Thrillers (Motion pictures) United States United States.--Coast Guard United States marshals Variations (Orchestra) Video recordings Video recordings--for the hearing impaired Work camps
Davidescu, Andreas 1946-
Davis, Andy 1946-....安德魯
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