WorldCat Identities

Boorman, Charley

Overview
Works: 72 works in 323 publications in 11 languages and 5,892 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Drama  Action and adventure films  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Travelogues (Television programs)  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Television series  Television mini-series 
Roles: Author, Actor, Performer, Creator, Other
Classifications: G440, 910.41
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Charley Boorman
Long way round : chasing shadows across the world by Ewan McGregor( Book )

54 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in 9 languages and held by 1,358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The popular actors recount their three-month, 20,000-mile motorbike journey from London to New York through three continents and some of the harshest terrain on Earth
Long way down : an epic journey by motorcycle from Scotland to South Africa by Ewan McGregor( Book )

18 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 878 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Longtime friends and bike enthusiasts McGregor and Boorman wowed international audiences with their first major motorcycle journey that spanned several continents, captured in the book and television show Long Way Round. Now they are back, with the fascinating account of their second, equally ambitious journey: from the northernmost tip of Scotland, across Europe and down through Africa ending in Cape Town, this is the account of the authors' three month journey across two continents, over difficult terrain and in unpredictable conditions. Their route covers Britain, Italy, Switzerland, Tunisia, the Sudan, Rwanda, Botswana, and Namibia, among other countries; and they stop in cities and villages along the way to experience the European and African cultures firsthand. Featuring diary entries, travel maps, mileage charts, and dozens of color photographs.--From publisher description
John Boorman's The emerald forest by John Boorman( Visual )

25 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bill Markham, an engineer, returns to the Amazon year after year searching for his son who had disappeared into the jungle. After ten years of searching, Markham finds the man that had once been his boy, but now is a warrior from a different world
Long way round by Ewan McGregor( Visual )

34 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventure of a lifetime begins when two longtime pals, Ewan McGregor and Charley Boorman, set off on their motorcycles taking the 'long way round' the world, covering 20,000 miles before completing their journey in New York City. This is the special extended edition DVD release of Long Way Round. This 3 disc set compiles all 10 of the extended series episodes and contains a number of never before seen extras
A Long way down by Nick Hornby( Visual )

25 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Travel with Ewan McGregor and Charley Boorman from John O'Groats to Cape Town descending through Western Europe and Africa before arriving at the southern most tip of the continent. On their journey their endurance, biking skills and friendship are tested to the limit
Race to Dakar by Charley Boorman( Book )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and Czech and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I 2005 kørte Charley Boorman på motorcykel den 15.000 lange rute i Dakar Rally
John Boorman's The emerald forest( Visual )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy disappears from the edge of the Brazilian rainforest. Years later his father finds him living with an Amazon tribe, but he doesn't want to leave, and ends up teaching his father about true civilization
Chasing shadows across the world by Ewan McGregor( Book )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fellow film actors and bike enthusiasts travel 20,000 miles around the world by motorbike encountering many challenges ranging from extreme weather to impenetrable terrain, caviar fishing in the Caspian, wrestling with the Mongolian Olympic team and riding with the Canadian Mounties
Sydney to Tokyo by any means by Charley Boorman( Book )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

* Charley Boorman's brand-new adventure for 2009 - backed by a major six-part series on BBC 2
His brand new adventure from Wicklow to Wollongong by Charley Boorman( Book )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brand new travel book from bestselling author Charley Boorman - BACKED BY A MAJOR BBC2 TV SERIES
Sydney to Tokyo : by any means by Charley Boorman( Visual )

6 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Following the phenomenal success of By Any Means Wicklow to Sydney, Charley Boorman is back with a brand new adventure. From Sydney to Tokyo By Any Means follows the adventurer extraordinaire as he rides, rows and flies his way 9, 500 miles north from his last stop in Sydney up the Pacific Rim to Japan's capital, Tokyo. Using quad bikes, hovercrafts, wooden scooters, canoes, para-gliders and of course his favourite mode of transport - motorbike - Charley travels across vibrant cities, treacherous seas and impenetrable jungle and experiences some of the world's most stunning and diverse countries and cultures. Along the way he encounters fascinating people in some of the most isolated communities. He meets and makes friends with everyone from surfer dudes in Australia to Tribal leaders in Papua New Guinea and learns of the history, religions and ways of life of the local people he is with. Encapsulating some truly awe-inspiring experiences, From Sydney to Tokyo By Any Means DVD is packed with adventure, motorbikes and Charley's enthusiasm for the world and its people
Long way down : music from the TV series by Ewan McGregor( Recording )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After their trip round the world in 2004, fellow actors and bike fanatics Ewan McGregor and Charley Boorman couldn't shake the travel bug, and after a UNICEF visit to Africa, they knew they had to go back and experience this extraordinary continent in more depth. They set off on their 15,000-mile journey with two new BMWs loaded up for the trip, travelling through a continent filled with magic and wonder. 2007
Long way round : [chasing shadows across the world] by Ewan McGregor( Recording )

10 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fellow film actors and bike enthusiasts Ewan McGregor and Charley Boorman travel 20,000 miles around the world by motorbike. They encounter many troublesome situations on the way, ranging from extreme and threatening weather to impenetrable terrain, and face challenges such as caviar fishing in the Caspian Sea, and riding with the Canadian Mounties. Whilst throwing themselves enthusiastically into the culture of each new country, the two friends also have to rely on each other's good humour, as the journey tests their relationship and their stamina to the limits. Some strong language. 2004
The bunker by Rob Green( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A platoon of German soldiers, battle-weary and torn by tension and dissent, take refuge from advancing Allied forces within the confines of an underground bunker system. As night closes in, a series of bizarre and horrifying events begins
Racing across Canada from Newfoundland to the Rockies by Charley Boorman( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Travelling mainly on his much loved bike, Charley explores the world's second largest country, home to some of the most stunning and challenging terrain known to man
John Boorman's The emerald forest ; Lord of the flies( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Emerald Forest: Bill Markham, an engineer, returns to the Amazon year after year searching for his son who had disappeared into the jungle. After ten years of searching, Markham finds the man that had once been his boy, but now is a warrior from a different world
Race to Dakar by Charley Boorman( Visual )

6 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charley Boorman takes on the most dangerous race on earth - The Dakar Rally. From Portugal to Senegal via 10,000km of some of the harshest and most treacherous riding conditions imaginable, this is an extraordinary story of the limits that we push ourselves to in the pursuit of adventure. This seven part TV series takes us from the pre-trip preparation and race training, through to the highs and lows of Charley's Dakar trip
Long way round : collectors edition box set( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Take three trips of a lifetime in the company of best friends Ewan McGregor and Charley Boorman, as they straddle their beloved motorbikes and cross unlikely terrain to reach some of the world's most far-flung corners
La Selva esmeralda( Visual )

7 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in Spanish and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El hijo de un ingeniero americano que está construyendo una presa en la selva amazónica, desaparece en la jungla sin dejar rastro. Su padre, convencido de que ha sido raptado por una tribu indígena, lo busca durante años
Long way down : von Schottland nach Kapstadt by Ewan McGregor( Book )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in German and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Long way round : chasing shadows across the world
Alternative Names
Boorman, Charles 1966-

Boorman, Charlie 1966-

Charley Boorman acteur, fils du réalisateur John Boorman

Charley Boorman attore e avventuriero inglese

Charley Boorman britischer Schauspieler und Abenteurer

Charley Boorman Brits acteur

Чарли Бурман

Чарли Бурмен

چارلی بورمن بازیگر و کاشف بریتانیایی

부어맨, 찰리 1966-

찰리 부어먼

チャーリー・ブアマン

ブアマン, チャーリー

Languages
English (234)

German (12)

Spanish (7)

French (4)

Chinese (3)

Polish (3)

Japanese (2)

Czech (2)

Korean (1)

Dutch (1)

Thai (1)

Covers
Long way down : an epic journey by motorcycle from Scotland to South AfricaJohn Boorman's The emerald forestRace to DakarChasing shadows across the worldSydney to Tokyo by any meansHis brand new adventure from Wicklow to WollongongLong way down : music from the TV seriesLong way round : [chasing shadows across the world]