WorldCat Identities

Harris, John 1937-

Overview
Works: 56 works in 143 publications in 2 languages and 2,304 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Bibliography  Pamphlets  Fiction  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Personal narratives‡vBritish  Television adaptations  Film adaptations 
Roles: Editor
Classifications: PR4556, 791.4572
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Most widely held works by John Harris
A bibliographical guide to twenty-four modern Anglo-Welsh writers by John Harris ( )
6 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bleak House by Charles Dickens ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Denholm Elliot and Diana Rigg star in Charles Dickens' biting social commentary on the justice system of 19th century England. The infamous Jarndyce case has been dragging through the courts for years, ruining lives and leaving entire families devastated. John Jarndyce (Elliot), a good-natured country gentleman, refuses to let it control his life. But one of his wards is not so fortunate. Like so many before him, the young man gets caught up in the labrynthine suit and the intrigue that surrounds it. A powerful tale of greed and social decay
Fury never leaves us : a miscellany of Caradoc Evans by Caradoc Evans ( Book )
3 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
My people by Caradoc Evans ( Book )
5 editions published between 1987 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Goronwy Rees by John Harris ( Book )
3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This study of Goronwy Rees sets his writings in the context of a dramatically eventful life. The author discusses Rees' complex relationship with Wales and how he was perceived in his native country as being anti-Welsh
The singing detective by Jon Amiel ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Incapacitated both physically and emotionally and trapped in his hospital bed, detective novel writer Philip Marlow escapes into his imagination, plotting out a murder tale in which he is both a big-band singer and a private eye
Selected stories by Caradoc Evans ( Book )
3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Goronwy Rees : sketches in autobiography by Goronwy Rees ( Book )
5 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
My neighbours by Caradoc Evans ( Book )
4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Capel Sion by Caradoc Evans ( Book )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and Welsh and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Morgan Bible & Journal 1939-44 by Caradoc Evans ( Book )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A funny place to hold a war by John Harris ( )
4 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ginger Donnelly is on the trail of Nazi saboteurs in Sierra Leone. Whilst taking a midnight paddle with a willing woman in a canoe, Donnelly sees an enormous seaplane thunder across the sky only to crash in a ball of brilliant flame. It seems like an accident...at least until a second plane explodes along the same flight path
The quick boat men by John Harris ( Book )
3 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Edward Bourdillon's parents perished on the waves and, brought up by his uncle who owns a boatyard, Edward leads a life in love with the sea - until he sinks his uncle's yacht. Soon he is bound for Cape Town on an old tramp steamer. From earthquakes to shipwreck, his fortune turns sour until forgiveness and World War One loom on the horizon
China seas by John Harris ( Book )
3 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this action-packed adventure, Willie Sarth becomes a survivor. Forced to fight pirates on the East China Seas, wrestle for his life on the South China Seas and cross the Sea of Japan ravaged by typhus, Sarth is determined to come out alive. Dealing with human tragedy, war and revolution, Harris presents a novel which packs an awesome punch
Picture of defeat by John Harris ( )
5 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It is 1943 and Naples has been looted by Allies and Axis powers alike. But under the orders of Field Security, Tom Pugh must save the paintings of Detto Banti, no matter what the cost. In this tantalising read, one man stands against a tide of wilful destruction and greed, trying to save a past for the people of Naples' future
The spring of malice by John Harris ( Book )
3 editions published between 1962 and 2004 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An assassination attempt of a top American general, a pointed gun and an unpulled trigger cause uproar in Paris. This is a story of political intrigue and intent. John Harris digs the depths of an assassin's mind in this gripping account of pride, arrogance and the deadly games of government
So far from God by John Harris ( )
2 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pierce Slattery, a renegade cavalry officer, brings an astonishing insight and masterful fighting abilities to the aid of a revolution. The army of ill-trained, poorly prepared peasants are fighting for their lives and their freedom - but British Intelligence has an interest in the Mexican Revolution and in the striking Slattery
A kind of courage by John Harris ( Book )
4 editions published between 1972 and 2011 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Major Billy Pentecost is commander of a remote desert outpost. His orders are to move out along with a handful of British soldiers. Impatient tribesmen gather outside the fort, eager to reclaim the land of their blood. A friendship forms between two very different commanders but when Pentecost's orders are reversed, a nightmarish tragedy ensues
Road to the coast by John Harris ( Book )
3 editions published between 1959 and 2003 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It's South America and a fugitive Englishman is caught in a military revolt against a tyrant. Harry Ash is a wanted man, fleeing the police and revolutionaries. After being bombed, he meets a beautiful woman and steals a car to take her with him. But they have a stow-away who could endanger their entire escape plan
 
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Languages
English (82)
Welsh (1)
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