WorldCat Identities

Thaler, Willy

Overview
Works: 160 works in 304 publications in 1 language and 566 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Bildungsromans  War stories  Domestic fiction  Romance fiction  Historical fiction  War fiction  Medical fiction  Action and adventure fiction  Spy fiction 
Roles: Translator, Creator, Author, Dedicator
Classifications: PS3569.T9, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Willy Thaler
The physician by Noah Gordon( Book )

18 editions published between 1986 and 1994 in German and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eleventh-century England and Persia are the backgrounds of this story of an orphan named Rob Cole, who is apprenticed to a travelling barber-surgeon and, discovering in himself a gift for healing, decides to study medicine with the legendary Avicenna
Sophie's choice by William Styron( Book )

5 editions published between 1980 and 1983 in German and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The time is 1947. Sophie, a Polish Catholic beauty who survived Auschwitz, has settled in America. Stingo, a 22 year-old aspiring writer from Virginia, is drawn to Sophie and Nathan--a madly romantic couple whose instability and flamboyance utterly capture his imagination. The deeper Stingo sinks into these people's lives, the more he learns that each harbors terrible secrets
The inheritors by Harold Robbins( Book )

11 editions published between 1970 and 2016 in German and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the author of The New York Times #1 best-selling novel The Carpetbaggers comes a novel exposing the money, fame, sex, politics and power that accompany being at the top of the entertainment industry. Based on the real lives of network executives and other high-profile personalities in the early days when television first became a viable threat to the all-powerful business of the silver screen, The Inheritors is the first in Harold Robbins' "Trilogy of Greed" and<i style=font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 12pt;> spent 21 weeks on The New York Times best sellers list. Steve Gaunt, the rebellious visionary, is the head of a successful television empire, making him a hit in the ratings and with gorgeous women. Sam Benjamin, one of the last of the old motion picture tycoons, desperately wants to hold on to the power that has long been associated with the more "glamorous" part of the business--the movies. When the two combine forces, they have the potential to remake the entertainment industry--or be each other's undoing. Will their friendship fall apart when their money is on the line, or will their partnership make them even more wealthy and powerful? Entertainment is a dirty business, built by ruthless mavericks. The only rule is that nothing is real in Hollywood
The Betsy by Harold Robbins( Book )

12 editions published between 1971 and 2016 in German and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A race car driver is caught in a family feud for power and position in the automobile industry
Die Frauen von Weston : Roman by Frank G Slaughter( Book )

9 editions published between 1968 and 2017 in German and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Changes by Danielle Steel( Book )

9 editions published between 1984 and 2002 in German and Undetermined and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

TV documentary producer and single mother Melanie Adams falls in love with internationally famous heart surgeon Peter Hallam, and together they struggle to balance passionate love with personal achievement
Countdown by Frank G Slaughter( Book )

7 editions published between 1973 and 2017 in German and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This novel looks into the private lives of the men who publicly probe the mysteries of outer space. Dr. Michael Barnes gets an opportunity to investigate the Pegasus Space Progam, and is appalled by what he finds
The pirate : a novel by Harold Robbins( Book )

9 editions published between 1974 and 2016 in German and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bayder manages the family's financial empire and becomes involved in political events of the Middle East
Going home by Danielle Steel( Book )

5 editions published between 1984 and 2001 in German and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When an old lover comes East, eager to win back the heart of Gillian Forrester, she must choose her future and find the deepest desires of her heart
Der Mensch war immer schon genüsslich : eine Kulturgeschichte des Essens by Georges Blond( Book )

2 editions published in 1965 in German and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cannibals and missionaries by Mary McCarthy( Book )

6 editions published between 1981 and 1982 in German and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A committee of human rights advocates flies to Iran in 1975 to investigate charges of torture; on the same plane is a group of art collectors to visit Iranian museums and archaeological sites. The plane is hijacked, and both groups become hostages
Vierundzwanzig Holzschnitte by Willy Thaler( Book )

4 editions published in 1946 in German and Undetermined and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Finale in Berlin Roman by Len Deighton( Book )

3 editions published between 1966 and 1988 in Undetermined and German and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Ipcress file by Len Deighton( Book )

6 editions published between 1965 and 1988 in German and Undetermined and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A secret agent is charged with finding and returning a missing biochemist, but what begins as a straight-forward case quickly becomes a deadly conspiracy
Tiefsee by Clive Cussler( Book )

4 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in German and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ein rätselhaftes Gift tötet vor der Küste Alaskas jegliches Leben. Als man begreift, dass sich eine Katastrophe unvorstellbaren Ausmasses anbahnt, kann nur noch einer das Schlimmste verhindern: Dirk Pitt, Major der Meeresbehörde NUMA. Doch ihm stellt sich eine weltweit operierende kriminelle Organisation entgegen, die keinerlei Skrupel kennt
Der Agent, der aus den Wolken fiel by John Gardner( Book )

4 editions published between 1968 and 2016 in German and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miss Marple, karibischer Sommer by Agatha Christie( Book )

4 editions published between 1989 and 1996 in German and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Passion's promise by Danielle Steel( Book )

4 editions published in 1984 in German and Undetermined and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Smart, beautiful, and very rich, Kezia Saint Martin leads two lives: one as a glamorous socialite jetting among the poshest places in Europe and America; the other, under a false name, as a dedicated journalist committed to justice. But the two worlds are pulling her apart, leaving her conflicted about her identity and the lies she tells to every man she meets"--Page 4 of cover
Ich gestehe by Artur Gerard London( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in Undetermined and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventurers by Harold Robbins( Book )

6 editions published between 1970 and 1978 in German and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Out of traumatic experience, Dax becomes a man of two worlds, one primitive, the other civilized, and never tofeel whooly at ease in either one
 
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Alternative Names
Thaler, Willy

Languages
German (121)