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Evans, Nicholas 1950-

Overview
Works: 148 works in 1,318 publications in 29 languages and 37,043 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Romance fiction  Domestic fiction  Psychological fiction  Nature stories  Drama  Western stories  Documentary television programs  Film adaptations  Nonfiction television programs 
Roles: Author, Producer, Author of screenplay, Bibliographic antecedent, Scenarist, Creator, Contributor
Classifications: PR6055.V213, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Nicholas Evans
The horse whisperer by Nicholas Evans( Book )

372 editions published between 1900 and 2012 in 23 languages and held by 7,209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A forty-ton truck hurtles out of control on a snowy country road, a teenage girl on horseback in its path. In a few terrible seconds the life of a family is shattered. And a mother's quest begins--to save her maimed daughter and a horse driven mad by pain. It is an odyssey that will bring her to The Horse Whisperer. He is the stuff of legend. His voice can calm wild horses and his touch heals broken spirits. For secrets uttered softly into pricked and troubled ears, such men were once called Whisperers. Now Tom Booker, the inheritor of this ancient gift, is to meet his greatest challenge
The loop by Nicholas Evans( Book )

153 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in 19 languages and held by 5,271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A conflict breaks out between cattle ranchers and government agents in Montana over the killing of wolves, a protected species. On the positive side this is how Luke Calder, son of the leading rancher meets and falls in love with Helen Ross, a government biologist. By the author of The Horse Whisperer
The divide by Nicholas Evans( Book )

115 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in 11 languages and held by 5,164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two backcountry skiers find the body of a young woman embedded in the ice of a remote mountain creek. All through the night, police work with arc lights and chain saws to dig her out. But identification doesn't take as long. Abbie Cooper is wanted for murder and acts of eco-terrorism, and her picture is on law-enforcement computers all across America. But just how did she die? And what was the trail of events that led this joyous, golden child of a loving family so tragically astray?
The smoke jumper by Nicholas Evans( Book )

137 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in 16 languages and held by 5,012 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman must choose between two men, best friends, who both love her, in a story of love, loyalty, honor, and guilt set against the perilous backdrop of wilderness firefighting
The brave : a novel by Nicholas Evans( Book )

75 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 4,086 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom Bedford has put his past behind him--until his son Danny is charged with murder. In the chaos of war, Danny has been caught in a violent skirmish gone bloodily awry, and the Army needs someone to pay for the mistake. Shocked into action, Tom confronts the violence in his past and fights to save the son he'd let slip away
The horse whisperer by Nicholas Evans( Recording )

39 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A forty-ton truck hurtles out of control on a snowy country road, a teenage girl on horseback in its path. In a few seconds, the life of a family is shattered. And a mother's quest begins--to save her maimed daughter and a horse driven mad by pain
The divide by Nicholas Evans( Recording )

27 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two backcountry skiers find the body of a young woman embedded in the ice of a remote mountain creek. All through the night, police work with arc lights and chain saws to dig her out. But identification doesn't take as long. Abbie Cooper is wanted for murder and acts of eco-terrorism, and her picture is on law-enforcement computers all across America. But just how did she die? And what was the trail of events that led this joyous, golden child of a loving family so tragically astray? In a journey of discovery and redemption, from the streets of New York to the daunting grandeur of the Rocky Mountains, The Divide delves into the dynamics of a fractured family and their struggle with the pain of lost happiness
The loop by Nicholas Evans( Recording )

44 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in English and held by 1,180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A pack of wolves is reintroduced to the mountains of Montana, reawakening hatreds and threatening to tear a town apart
The brave : a novel by Nicholas Evans( Recording )

21 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Years after his rising career was ruined in a violent incident, former western movie star Tom Bedford now lives alone in rural Montana. He rarely sees his son Danny, who is currently deployed in Iraq. But when Danny is charged with murder in the aftermath of a ground skirmish gone wrong, Tom does everything he can to help his son, while simultaneously confronting his own dark past
The smoke jumper by Nicholas Evans( Recording )

31 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 989 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman camping with a group of troubled teenagers has her life changed forever by a deadly fire and the man who comes to save them, a man she loves along with another, forcing her to make a difficult choice
Playing Shakespeare by John Barton( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"How does this world-renowned troupe make classic plays accessible to modern audiences, without compromising the text's integrity? How do actors search Shakespeare's verse for hidden clues to their characters' motivations? How do they balance intellect and passion to make theatre's most famous soliloquies seem fresh? The answers come from Barton and 21 of Britain's finest actors, including Oscar® winners Judi Dench (Shakespeare in Love, Iris), Ben Kingsley (Gandhi, Schindler's List), and Peggy Ashcroft (A Passage to India); Ian McKellen (The Lord of the Rings); Patrick Stewart (X-Men, Star Trek: The Next Generation); and David Suchet (Agatha Christie's Poirot)."--Publisher's website
Francis Bacon by David Hinton( Visual )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This program follows [Francis Bacon, widely regarded as the greatest British painter of the twentieth century,] from his studio, where he starts work every day at dawn, to his favorite drinking club, and gambling joint in Soho and explores how his way of life affects his vision of the world."--Container
David Hockney : a bigger picture by Gero von Boehm( Visual )

9 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This sweeping survey of the renowned British artist's work concentrates on his forays into photography and cinematography
The two traditions by John Barton( Visual )

7 editions published between 1982 and 2004 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this workshop, director John Barton and members of the Royal Shakespeare Company discuss how modern expectations of naturalistic theater can be balanced with Shakespeare's heightened language, and how to read Shakespeare's texts, which were written two hundred years before "motivation" and "characterization" entered the critical vocabulary. Barton and the actors analyse the question of how to understand Shakespeare's texts, citing examples of his plays, and by contrast, the writings of other British authors of the period
The horse whisperer by Robert Redford( Visual )

25 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nadat een Amerikaans meisje en haar paard bij een ongeluk ernstig gewond zijn geraakt, roept haar moeder de hulp in van een paardenfluisteraar
Passion and coolness by John Barton( Visual )

6 editions published between 1982 and 2004 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presenter/director John Barton guides members of the Royal Shakespeare Company in a discussion and dramatization of Shakespeare's use of passion and coolness. Barton and the actors demonstrate deliberate and striking inconsistencies in Shakespeare's characters; the characteristic Shakespearean mixture of deep feeling; choric elements; and the balancing of heightened language and naturalistic performance
Poetry and hidden poetry( Visual )

5 editions published between 1982 and 1997 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presenter John Barton leads members of the Royal Shakespeare Company in a discussion of Shakespeare's use of poetry and hidden poetry in seemingly unpoetic lines. Barton and the actors demonstrate how polysyllables trip easily off the tongue, while monosyllabic lines and words are packed with thoughts and feelings. They also explore Shakespeare's use of the words "time" and "death," along with contrast and sudden changes that occur
Irony and ambiguity( Visual )

5 editions published between 1982 and 2004 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presenter/director John Barton guides members of the Royal Shakespeare Company in a discussion and dramatization of Shakespeare's use of irony and ambiguity. Barton analyzes some of Shakespeare's texts with the actors, and demonstrates how understanding the intended irony in a phrase or speech totally changes the perception of the character speaking
Language and character by John Barton( Visual )

3 editions published between 1982 and 2002 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presenter/director John Barton guides members of the Royal Shakespeare Company in a discussion and dramatization of Shakespeare's use of language to define character, and his characters' use of heightened language to achieve their intentions. Explores the Elizabethan relish of words and the use of Elizabethan English in the development of Shakespeare's characters
Exploring a character by John Barton( Visual )

3 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Under John Barton's direction, two members of the Royal Shakespeare Company explore Shakespeare's character Shylock to demonstrate how shakespeare develops a character and the multiplicity of ways in which his characters can be understood. Given the same text from The merchant of Venice and the same direction, the different readings of the part demonstrate the infinite variety of Shakespeare's work
 
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Evans, Nicholas D.

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אוונס, ניקולס 1950-

ניקולס אוונס

エヴァンス, ニコラス

ニコラス・エヴァンズ

尼古拉斯·埃文斯

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