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Weiner, Tom

Overview
Works: 383 works in 2,468 publications in 1 language and 30,482 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Biographies  Recipes  Personal narratives‡vAmerican  Military history  Detective and mystery fiction  Alternative histories (Fiction)  Thrillers (Fiction)  Spy fiction 
Roles: Narrator, Author
Classifications: RM237.87, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Tom Weiner
 
Most widely held works by Tom Weiner
Wheat belly : lose the wheat, lose the weight, and find your path back to health by William Davis( )

22 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 689 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A renowned cardiologist explains how eliminating wheat from our diets can prevent fat storage, shrink unsightly bulges, and reverse myriad health problems
The tourist by Olen Steinhauer( Recording )

16 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Milo Weaver has retired from his days as an undercover agent for the CIA, but new details arise from his old cases that bring him back to his investigations
Beyond band of brothers : [the war memoirs of Major Dick Winters] by Richard D Winters( )

20 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In war, great commanders lead soldiers into hell to do the impossible. They were called Easy Company but their mission was never easy. Immortalized as the Band of Brothers, they suffered huge casualties while liberating Europe, an unparalleled record of bravery under fire. Dick Winters was their commander, "the best combat leader in World War II" to his men. This is his story, told in his own words for the first time
Blood diamonds : [tracing the deadly path of the world's most precious stones] by Greg Campbell( )

23 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The smuggling of diamonds from Sierra Leone has become one of the most savage rebel campaigns in modern history. This gripping true story traces the deadly trail of these diamonds and the repercussions felt far beyond the poor and war-ridden country of Sierra Leone
Blackwater : the rise of the world's most powerful mercenary army by Jeremy Scahill( )

21 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A largely untold facet of the war on terror is the widespread outsourcing of military tasks to private mercenary companies. Accountable neither to the citizenry nor to standard military legal codes, these largely unregulated corporate armies are being entrusted with ever-greater responsibilities on behalf of the nation. Meet Blackwater USA, the world's most secretive, powerful, and fastest growing private army on the planet. Founded by fundamentalist Christian megamillionaire Erik Prince, the scion of a conservative dynasty that bankrolls extreme-right-wing causes, this company of soldiers is now being sent "to the front lines of a global battle, waged largely on Muslim lands, that an evangelical President whom Prince helped put in the White House has boldly defined as a 'crusade'." Ranging from the blood-soaked streets of Fallujah to Washington, D.C., where they are hailed as heroes, this is the dark story of Blackwater's rise to power
A canticle for Leibowitz by Walter M Miller( )

20 editions published between 1959 and 2011 in English and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A true landmark of twentieth-century literature?a chilling and provocative look at a postapocalyptic future
Ghost : confessions of a counterterrorism agent by Fred Burton( )

16 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this globe-trotting account of one leading counterterrorism agent's life and career, Burton, as a member of an elite secret counter-terrorist division, tells how he was plunged into a murky world of violent religious extremism, one that would take him from the streets of Middle Eastern cities to the informant-filled alleys of American slums. Told in compelling first-person, here, too, is Burton's advice on personal safety for today's most powerful CEOs, gleaned from his experience at Stratfor, the private firm Barron's calls "the shadow CIA."
The cat who walks through walls by Robert A Heinlein( )

12 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Join forces with a swashbuckling duo of inter-galactic space rogues struggling to save the future and history of civilization
The man in the high castle by Philip K Dick( )

13 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's America in 1962. Slavery is legal once again. The few Jews who still survive hide under assumed names. In San Francisco, the I Ching is as common as the Yellow Pages. All because some 20 years earlier the United States lost a war--and is now occupied jointly by Nazi Germany and Japan
Dirty wars : the world is a battlefield by Jeremy Scahill( Recording )

12 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jeremy Scahill reveals that President Barack Obama has kept in place many of the most dangerous and secret programs that thrived under his predecessor. Scahill exposes how Obama has escalated these secret US wars and has built up an elite secret US military unit that answers to no one but the president himself. Scahill reveals the existence of previously unreported secret prisons, kidnappings, assassinations, and cover-ups of covert operations gone terribly wrong
The laughing policeman by Maj Sjöwall( Recording )

14 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a cold and rainy Stockholm night, nine bus riders are gunned down by a mysterious assassin. The press portrays it as a freak attack and dubs the killer a madman. But Superintendent Martin Beck thinks otherwise--one of his most ambitious young detectives was among those killed--and he suspects it was more than coincidence. Working on a hunch, Beck seeks out the girlfriend of the murdered detective, and with her help Beck reconstructs the steps that led to his murder. The police comb the country for the killer, only to find that this attack may be connected to a case that has been unsolved for years
Rescue Ink : how ten guys saved countless dogs and cats, twelve horses, five pigs, one duck, and a few turtles by Denise Flaim( )

15 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

True story of ten bikers who rescue animals in danger while spreading the message that "Abusers are Losers."
The Draco Tavern by Larry Niven( )

9 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a tremendous spacecraft took orbit around Earth's moon and began sending smaller landers down toward the North Pole, the newly arrived visitors quickly set up a permanent spaceport in Siberia. Their presence attracted many, and a few grew conspicuously rich from secrets they learned from talking to the aliens. One of these men, Rick Schumann, established a tavern catering to all the various species of visiting aliens, a place he named the Draco Tavern
Over the northern border by Max Brand( Recording )

16 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack Trainor, a fugitive from justice, gets lost in the Canadian Rockies. He is rescued by a trapper who becomes his companion. A classic western about the honor and friendships of men on the frontier--Container
Wheat belly total health : the ultimate grain-free health and weight loss life plan by William Davis( Recording )

11 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What's next in the battle against wheat? In his follow-up to the mega bestseller Wheat Belly, Dr. Davis helps his readers take command of their lives and health in the aftermath of wheat. There are many strategies that will help heal the damage caused by years of a wheat-filled diet, and many of these lessons have been learned in the years following Wheat Belly's original release--lessons played out on a broad public stage with over one million readers, all participating in this grand adventure. Reordering your life after wheat is about learning how to regain full metabolic, gastrointestinal, thyroid, cardiovascular, hormonal, sleep, neurological, bone, and joint health. Understanding the strategies and putting them to use can take health several steps higher, even for those who have already had major health success without wheat. In addition to achieving better health in many different areas, life performance also improves in virtually all settings. In life after wheat, you'll feel unrestrained, unimpaired, and unstoppable!
Funny Boys by Warren Adler( Recording )

9 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seduced by the applause he receives in his work as a comedic entertainer at a lavish hotel casino in the Catskills, Mickey Fine becomes infatuated with a mafia-linked woman and finds their respective pasts threatening their survival
Basic economics : a common sense guide to the economy by Thomas Sowell( )

18 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thomas Sowell presents a beginners guide to economics. Without resorting to confusing graphs and technical words, Sowell covers a wide array of topics, including price control, wage laws, and government involvement in the economy
Pursuit : a novel by Thomas Perry( )

12 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirteen bodies are found in a Louisville restaurant. When the police can find no suspect or motive, a victim's family seeks the services of the enigmatic and solitary specialist Roy Prescott, known for his ability to find people who don't want to be found. Working outside the law and willing to do what the police can't, Prescott hunts the killer, an elusive adversary who is as smart, as methodical, as deadly as he is. The only way to conduct this pursuit is to goad the killer into believing that he must kill Roy Prescott. It is a contest fought from one end of the country to the other, and both men understand that when it's over, only one of them will be alive
Fleet of worlds : 200 years before the discovery of the Ringworld by Larry Niven( )

15 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kirsten Quinn-Kovacs is among the best and brightest of her people. She gratefully serves the gentle race that rescued her ancestors from a dying starship and nurtures them still. But, if only the Citizens knew where Kirsten's people came from!
The man who went up in smoke by Maj Sjöwall( )

16 editions published between 1969 and 2017 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Martin Beck's holiday has just begun with his family on a small island off the coast of Sweden. But when a neighbor gets a phone call, Martin Beck finds himself packed off to Budapest, where a boorish journalist has vanished without a trace. Instead of passing leisurely sun-filled days with his children, Beck must troll about in the Eastern Europe underworld for a man nobody knows
 
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Blackwater : the rise of the world's most powerful mercenary army
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The touristBeyond band of brothers : [the war memoirs of Major Dick Winters]Blood diamonds : [tracing the deadly path of the world's most precious stones]Blackwater : the rise of the world's most powerful mercenary armyA canticle for LeibowitzGhost : confessions of a counterterrorism agentThe cat who walks through wallsThe man in the high castle
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