WorldCat Identities

Parker, Fess

Overview
Works: 268 works in 438 publications in 3 languages and 9,449 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  History  Fiction  Biography  Film adaptations  War films  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Singer, Author, Creator, Narrator, Composer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Fess Parker
Old Yeller by Fred Gipson( Visual )
33 editions published between 1957 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 2,402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set amidst the landscape of 1860s Texas, a young boy named Travis wants nothing to do with a lop-eared stray. But Old Yeller quickly proves himself a loyal friend, protecting the family farm and saving Travis' life. They become inseparable pals, sharing joyous experiences, and Travis learns valuable lessons about growing up
Old Yeller 2 movie collection ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 1,123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Old Yeller: the story of a Texas pioneer family in the 1860's and the big yellow stray dog that profoundly affects their lives. Savage Sam: the sequel to Old Yeller, a new pup sets the stage for more thrills for Travis and Arliss Coates
Davy Crockett king of the wild frontier by Thomas Wakefield Blackburn( Visual )
16 editions published between 1954 and 2004 in English and French and held by 786 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
There's never been a folk hero quite like Davy Crockett, and you'll see why when you watch him grin down a bear, battle an Indian chief in a tomahawk duel, and fight for freedom at the Alamo
Davy Crockett two movie set ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Davy Crockett and his partner go to the Alamo and New Orleans in these two Disney classics. Edited from the original TV version
Them! by Gordon Douglas( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Man has split the atom and created the ultimate weapon. But how could he have known he would also create Them!? The terror begins when a hard-nosed patrolman (James Whitmore) discovers a dazed child wandering in the New Mexico desert near a car and house trailer destroyed by a mysterious force. Whitmore next discovers a ransacked general store; its cash drawers are full but the sugar supply is missing. And on the floor lies a battered corpse containing enough formic acid to kill 20 men. The ants are coming!
Hell is for heroes by Don Siegel( Visual )
13 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in English and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It's autumn 1944 along the Siegfried Line -- a hopelessly out-numbered army squad tries to fool the Germans into thinking they represent a great Allied Task Force until reinforcements arrive
Davy Crockett and the river pirates ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1956 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A legendary movie focusing on the fabled keel-boat race to New Orleans between Davy and self-proclaimed king of the river, Mike Fink
The light in the forest ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1980 and 2005 in English and held by 466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kidnapped by Indians as an infant, a teenager is returned to his parents but finds the white man's ways disturbing
The great locomotive chase ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1956 and 2004 in English and held by 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This true-life historical adventure is based upon a real incident in the American Civil War. It is the story of the Andrews' Raid, an incredible plot to cripple the railroad system of the Confederacy and break the back of the Civil War
Daniel Boone ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Frontier hero Daniel Boone conducts surveys and expeditions around Boonesborough, running into both friendly and hostile Indians, just before and during the Revolutionary War
Davy Crockett [the complete televised series] ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Experience the television show that made coonskin caps a staple for a generation of American youngsters. With a rifle named Old Betsy, Davy Crockett fought for justice with his own brand of homespun ingenuity
Daniel Boone ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in and around Kentucky and Virginia during the colonial period preceeding the American Revolution, Daniel Boone takes us on suspenseful action adventures with his fellow frontiersman and women
A patriot's songbook a companion to A patriot's handbook ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
American gunmaker The John M. Browning story ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1989 and 1998 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dramatized biography of John M. Browning, America's most prolific gun inventor, designing firearms for Winchester, Remington, Colt and more
The Jayhawkers! ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Pre-Civil War Kansas, a government agent infiltrates the vigilante group called the Jayhawkers. A classic action-packed Western
Daniel Boone ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Daniel Boone, the hero of the frontier, is back-- running into friendly and hostile Indians, surveying the land, and more
Daniel Boone ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Daniel Boone, the hero of the frontier, is back-- running into friendly and hostile Indians, surveying the land, and more
Daniel Boone ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Daniel Boone, the hero of the frontier, is back-- running into friendly and hostile Indians, surveying the land, and more
The man behind the gun Thunder over the plains ; Riding shotgun ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Tall Randolph Scott is every inch a hero in three bullet-laced westerns. The secessionist fervor of the 1850s comes to California, and undercover Army officer Scott aims to thwart the separatist passions in The man behind the gun. There's Thunder over the plains and lightning in Scott's holsters in the second film. He portrays an Army captain assigned to a lawless area of Texas after the Civil War. Next, Scott is Riding shotgun and heading into a whirlwind of trouble: a mob bent on vigilante justice wrongly suspects him of robbing a stagecoach. An action bull's-eye all the way!"--Container
American heroes collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The bridges at Toko-Ri": Not every pilot can guide his aircraft from a wave-tossed deck, seek out targets over unfamiliar Korean terrain, then return to what looks like a speck in the sea. Naval Reservist Harry Brubaker can. A war-weary World War II veteran who must leave his family to fight again. (103 min.)
 
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Alternative Names
Parker, Fess
Parker, Fess Elisha 1925-2010 Jr
Parker, Fess Elisha, Jr. 1925-2010
Parker Jr., Fess Elisha 1924-2010
Languages
English (147)
French (3)
Danish (2)
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