WorldCat Identities

Woodward, Edward

Overview
Works: 30 works in 152 publications in 3 languages and 2,300 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Film adaptations  War films  Psychological fiction  Historical films  Horror fiction  Made-for-TV movies  Fantasy films  Fantasy television programs 
Roles: Actor, Author, Narrator, Performer, Costume designer
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Edward Woodward
Gulliver's travels by Dave Fleischer( Visual )

4 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in English and held by 582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tale of an 18th-century physician who takes eight years to travel through a variety of fantastical lands, only to have everyone but his wife take him for a madman when he returns home
Breaker Morant by Bruce Beresford( Visual )

38 editions published between 1979 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a true story, this epic marks one of the darkest moments in British history. To suit the political plans of the government, three soldiers are tried on trumped up murder charges
Uncle Tom's cabin( Visual )

3 editions published between 1987 and 2017 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Harriet Beecher Stowe's timeless classic of slavery and survival in the Old South comes alive in this moving tribute to the strength of the human spirit."--Container
Smokescreen by Dick Francis( Recording )

6 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edward Link, a movie star, who despite his fame helps his friend whose South African stable of racehorses are not able to finish a race because of exhaustion. Something is wrong and they work to find the problem. Francis, writing about horses and mystery, his favorite subjects
Eye of the needle by Ken Follett( Recording )

3 editions published between 1981 and 1982 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A German aristocrat and England's most dangerous enemy, code named "The Needle", possesses the secret that could win the war
The 13 clocks by James Thurber( Recording )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2016 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The thirteen clocks" is James Thurber's enduring story of life in a castle where times stands still on every clock at ten minutes to five. The Duke of the castle ignores time and pays no attention to temperature either. He is a wicked Duke who has hands cold enough to choke a bull. The only warmth he understands is the warm hands of Princess Saralinda, his fair niece, whom he cherishes and protects from suitors. In a comic and poetic way, this story makes us all want to love a Princess and to be a Prince. What's more, we want the thirteen castle clocks to whirl and tick and tell us that the time is now
Love is forever by Cascadia( Visual )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatization of the true story of journalist John Everingham's daring rescue of his Laotian girlfriend, Keo Sirisomphone, following the communist takeover of her country
Mister Johnson by Joyce Cary( Visual )

12 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En 1923, dans la colonie anglaise du Nigeria, Mister Johnson est un cas particulier: un homme noir et éduqué qui ne trouve cependant pas sa place parmi les autochtones et les Anglais. Il travaille en tant que magistrat anglais et se considère issu de l'Angleterre bien qu'il n'y ait jamais mis les pieds. Paresseux, désordonné et dépensier mais néanmoins plein de bonne volonté, son parcours sera semé d'embuches lorsqu'il décide de trahir son patron Harry Rudbeck... [Allociné]
Mister Johnson by Bruce Beresford( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Funny and sometimes poignant look at the struggle between men of the British Empire and African villagers
Dracula by Bram Stoker( Recording )

3 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

He sleeps in a lordly tomb beneath his desolate castle--dead for over a century, yet driven still to return to the world of the living, to feed into the veins of his victims a diabolical craving. Robust youth and good health are no protection for those he stalks, whose blood is his only sustenance. "I am Dracula' and I bid you welcome, Mr. Harker, to my house ..." The young Englishman's mission: to prepare the mysterious Count, in whose face a deadly pallor veils the flush of life, for his move to England! This is the classic story of an evil as old as time and yet forever young ... of a voluptuous, relentless thirst and unspeakable terror
The house of terror by Edward Woodward( Book )

7 editions published between 1929 and 1963 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Spices of India( Visual )

3 editions published between 1983 and 1985 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces viewers to the spices of India, the most used of which are turmeric, fenugreek, coriander, cumin, cardamom, black pepper, and chilies. Explains that no other country has done more than India to teach the world the skill of mixing spices to achieve a blending of tastes
Herbs, aromatic influences( Visual )

4 editions published between 1983 and 1985 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces viewers to herbs. Shows how herbs are being rediscovered in the modern world. Crisscrosses the world from England to Italy and the Far East to investigate their use in recipes, medicine, and earlier periods
Garlic's pungent presence( Visual )

6 editions published between 1983 and 1985 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces viewers to garlic, a spice recognized for centuries for its medicinal and health-giving qualities. Describes how this pungent member of the lily family contributes something to food that no other spice can match, whether it is a dash of garlic powder or the forty cloves of garlic used in the famed baked chicken of Provence, France
Chilies, a dash of daring( Visual )

5 editions published between 1983 and 1990 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces viewers to the chili pepper which has been the essence of Mexican cooking. Describes how the Spanish conquistadores carried chili to Europe and world fame, so that today chili grows and is used on every continent in a variety of native cuisines
Cloves, nature's little nails( Visual )

3 editions published between 1983 and 1985 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces viewers to cloves, a potent nail-shaped spice that was once thought to cure the plague. Describes how Dutch traders sought to capture the spice, which was originally grown in the Spice Islands, and which, today, is considered an important ingredient in a variety of cuisines
Saffron, autumn gold( Visual )

6 editions published between 1983 and 1985 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces viewers to saffron, the "gold of spices," which was brought to Spain by the Arabs and used in almost all European food in the Middle Ages. Crisscrosses the world showing the tedious labor involved in cultivating this spice, as well as its use in the preparation of such special dishes as bouillabaisse and paella, among others
Cinnamon, the elegant addition( Visual )

3 editions published between 1983 and 1985 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces viewers to cinnamon, or cassia, a spice cherished for its fragrance as well as its flavor. Describes how the precious bark of the cinnamon tree has figured in legend and history, and is considered indispensable to the world's kitchens
Pepper, the master spice( Visual )

5 editions published between 1983 and 1985 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces viewers to pepper, the "king of spices," which was so valued in medieval times that it was used as money. Describes how pepper motivated the voyages of the early European explorers to travel to its source in India, while, today, this spice is available and affordable for all
Mustard, the spice of nations( Visual )

4 editions published between 1983 and 1985 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces viewers to mustard, a spice developed by many nations into a variety of flavors. While Canada, which is the world's largest supplier of mustard seeds, shares with the United States a fondness for the yellow mustard that adds zest to hot dogs, England and France enjoy the biting hot mustards
 
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English (123)

German (3)

French (1)

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