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McCourt, Frank

Overview
Works: 312 works in 1,775 publications in 21 languages and 38,411 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Autobiographies  Fiction  Biographies  Christmas stories  Drama  Pictorial works  Biographical films  Film adaptations  Illustrated works 
Roles: Author, Narrator, Interviewee, Bibliographic antecedent, Speaker, Host, Author of introduction, Creator, Other, pre
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Angela and the baby Jesus by Frank McCourt( Book )

19 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,992 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At Christmastime, six-year-old Angela takes the baby Jesus from the cold church manger to her warm house in Limerick, Ireland. Based on a childhood story told by the author's mother
Brotherhood by Tony Hendra( Book )

4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 971 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers a photographic tribute to the New York City Fire Department and the firefighters who lost their lives in the September 11, 2001, terrorist attack on the World Trade Center
Las cenizas de Ángela : un memoria by Frank McCourt( Book )

201 editions published between 1996 and 2017 in 14 languages and held by 838 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'A miserable childhood is bad enough. A miserable Irish childhood is worse. But a miserable Irish Catholic childhood is the worst of all'. A simplified adaptation of Frank McCourt's moving and humorous memoirs about growing up in 1930's Ireland
The elements of style by William Strunk( )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hailed for its directness and clever insight, this unorthodox textbook was born from a professor's love for the written word and perfected years later by one of his students--famed author E.B. White. Ever since its first publication in 1959, writers have turned to this book for its wise and accessible advice
An uncertain inheritance : writers on caring for family( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A personal collection of essays on the experience of caring for family through crises of illness and death includes contributions by such writers as Julia Glass, Julia Alvarez, Ann Harleman, Helen Schulman, and Andrew Solomon
Teacher man : a memoir by Frank McCourt( Book )

101 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When Frank McCourt becomes a teacher in New York, he finds himself standing in front of bored, confused, angry students. Will he fail as a teacher? Or can he use his miserable Irish childhood to help his students? This is the true story of one man's surprising, upsetting, but sometimes very funny experiences in the classroom"--Back cover
Angela's ashes by Alan Parker( Visual )

59 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Born to Irish parents, McCourt endured a childhood of extreme poverty. He rose from humble beginnings to become a Pulitzer Prize winner. In "Angela's ashes", he recounts the heartbreaking stories and the soul-saving humor of his childhood
Teacher man by Frank McCourt( )

23 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frank McCourt tells his most exhilarating story yet - how he became a teacher. He describes his own coming of age - as a teacher, storyteller and, ultimately, a writer. He instinctively identifies with the underdog. His sympathies lie more with students that administrators
Historic pubs of Dublin by Frank McCourt( Visual )

5 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Author Frank McCourt discusses the long history of pubs and explores some of the legendary drinking establishments as well as the beautiful sights of Dublin. Visits nearby attractions like Trinity College, Dublin Castle, St. Patrick's Cathedral, Grafton Street, Jameson Distillery, Guinness Brewery and more
Angela's ashes : a memoir by Frank McCourt( Book )

91 editions published between 1199 and 2016 in English and German and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En irsk katolsk barndom med elskelige, men håbløst fattige forældre i Limerick giver forfatterens minder et skær af elendighed. Men midt i slummen overlever de stærke på livskraft, humor og sammenhold
1,001 pearls of teachers' wisdom : quotations on life and learning by Erin Gruwell( )

3 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers quotations, inspiration, humor, and wisdom on the art of teaching
'Tis : a memoir by Frank McCourt( Book )

77 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author tells of his return to New York from Limerick, Ireland, and of his life there
Ireland ever by Jill Freedman( Book )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A photographic portrait of the Irish landscape and its people commemorates traditional regional life with a range of duotone photographs
Patrick by Quentin Blake( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video documents the life of St. Patrick and his conversion of Ireland. It recreates scenes from Patrick's life using actors in period dress, and was shot on location in Ireland
Dubliners by James Joyce( Recording )

12 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fifteen stories that roam over a human landscape that stretches from the bleakest of despair to the most blinding of epiphanies
Joyce to the world( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the global phenomenon known as "Bloomsday" celebrated every year on June 16th, the day that James Joyce's novel "Ulysses" takes place. Extensive biographical footage and commentary follows Joyce from his early life in Dublin to his later years of self-exile with his wife, Nora Barnacle in Paris and Switzerland. This film includes interviews with actors, writers, and scholars, who examine the wildly varied celebrations during the 100-year anniversary of this amazing tradition. Joyceans around the world open a book, raise a pint, and dress in costume in homage to their fictional heroes
Che paese, l'America by Frank McCourt( Book )

41 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lo es es la continuación del extraordinario fenómeno editorial Las cenizas de Ángela que fue galardonada con el premio Pulitzer. En este libro el autor narra sus experiencias como emigrante cuando, a los 19 años, cumpliendo un sueño largamente alimentado, llega a Nueva York. Durante su primer trabajo en un hotel entra muy pronto en contacto con las estrictas jerarquías de una sociedad supuestamente sin clases sociales. Más tarde, tras superar obstáculos de todo tipo, tiene por fin la oportunidad de entrar en la Universidad de Nueva York, donde completará sus estudios y se preparará para su futuro trabajo como profesor
Frank McCourt : an Interview by Frank McCourt( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this episode which is part of a television series that interviews authors, Caroline Baum talks to Frank McCourt the author of Angela's ashes about a variety of topics
A couple of blaguards by Frank McCourt( Book )

5 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A play written by brothers Frank and Malachy McCourt about growing up in Limerick, Ireland, and their journey to Brooklyn, New York, where they learn to incorporate the lessons learned from their hard Irish past
Life (Part 2)( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Join Pulitzer Prize-winning author Frank McCourt, poet Nikki Giovanni, and comedy writer Larry Gelbart in an inspirational conversation about getting older
 
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Маккорт, Фрэнк

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Фрэнк МакКорт

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מק'קורט, פרנק

מקקורט, פרנק 1930-2009

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فرانك ماكورت

فرانک مک‌کورت

فرینک میکورٹ

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BrotherhoodLas cenizas de Ángela : un memoriaAn uncertain inheritance : writers on caring for familyTeacher man : a memoirAngela's ashesTeacher manHistoric pubs of DublinAngela's ashes : a memoir