WorldCat Identities

Wahl, Wolfgang 1925-2006

Overview
Works: 18 works in 25 publications in 1 language and 65 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Historical films  War stories  Autographs  Biography  Juvenile works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Film adaptations 
Roles: Performer, Other, Actor, Creator
Classifications: PS3515.E37, 813.52
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Wolfgang Wahl
Schachnovelle Brainwashed ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1999 in German and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Nazis capture an Austrian aristocrat and imprison him in solitary confinement and deprived of all intellectual stimulation. Once there, he is manipulated and interrogated in an effort to force him to reveal secret information vital to his captors. Struggling to keep his sanity, he fights back with the only means available to him--a book on chess hidden in his cell
Flucht vor der Freiheit by Fred von Hoerschelmann( Recording )
2 editions published between 1989 and 1992 in German and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two men have lived withdrawn in a lighthouse for four years. When a young girl visits, the two become bitter enemies
Flucht vor der Freiheit by Fred von Hoerschelmann( Visual )
2 editions published in 1989 in German and Undetermined and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
08/15 by Paul May( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in German and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the barracks on the eve of World War II, the German soldier Asch wages a battle of wits with his supervisors after witnessing a cruel officer drive another soldier to the brink of suicide. On the Eastern Front, Asch and his fellow soldiers contend with an incompetent commander and experience the battlefield loss of a close comrad. Returning to Germany as the war closes, Asch observes commanders deserting the disintegrating armies, SS renegades, former super-patriots collaborating with the Allies, and murderous plots and intrigue amid the national collapse
Behutsam kämpfen das Hörspiel "Knöpfe", Prosa und Gedichte ( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in German and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Schatten ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1977 in German and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Performances of three short plays by Beckett, written in 1973 and 1977, two translated into German and one in the original English, as presented on German television in 1977
Nacht und Träume by Samuel Beckett( Visual )
2 editions published in 1983 in German and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A work written specifically for German television and first broadcast on 19 May 1983. Depicts a dreamer who dreams of himself dreaming, comforted in his dream by hands that do not exist or do not comfort him in his waking hours. The last seven bars of Schubert's song "Nacht und Träume" are heard and give the title to the piece. The cycle of dream and waking is repeated as in the lyrics to the song
... nur noch Gewölk ... by Samuel Beckett( Visual )
2 editions published in 1977 in German and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A performance of a German translation of Beckett's one-act, one-set play But the clouds, as broadcast on television in Germany by Süddeutscher Rundfunk on November 1, 1977
Spielverderber ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Tim Frazer Tim Frazer, der Fall Salinger ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Tim Frazer, Der Fall Salinger: "Diesmal ermittelt Frazer in Amsterdam: warum hat die hübsche Barbara Day Ross' Kollegen Leo Salinger mit dem Wagen überfahren?"--Container
In einem andern Land Hörbuch by Ernest Hemingway( Recording )
1 edition published in 2011 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
A farewell to arms by Ernest Hemingway( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
An unforgettable World War I story of an American ambulance driver on the Italian front and his love for an English nurse
In diesem Augenblick Hörspiel ( Book )
1 edition published in 1971 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Der Albino ( Book )
1 edition published in 1960 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Quadrat I + II by Samuel Beckett( Visual )
1 edition published in 1981 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Four players pace the sides and diagonals of a square carefully avoiding its center point and collisions with one another. In Quad I each player has a different colored robe ; in Quad II they all wear white robes. In Quad I the sound is that of continuous percussive instruments ; in Quad II only shuffling footsteps are heard. Critic Martin Esslin has described Quad as "a dynamic, witty yet terrifying attempt to compress eternity as endless recurrence into a single dramatic image, a poem without words"
Was, wo by Samuel Beckett( Visual )
1 edition published in 1986 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
This short stage play was reworked by Beckett for presentation on German television. The theme of the play is siad by some reviewers to be that of authoritarian violence, political torture, or the cyclical repetitive nature of persecution
Flucht vor der Freiheit by Fred von Hoerschelmann( Book )
1 edition published in 1989 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Knöpfe by Ilse Aichinger( Recording )
1 edition published in 1962 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Die jungen Arbeiterinnen der besonderen Abteilung einer Knopffabrik verschwinden auf geheimnisvolle Weise. Nach ihrem Verschwinden beginnt jeweils die Auslieferung eines neuen, teuren Zierknopfs, der den Namen des verschwundenen Mädchens trägt. Als Ann in die Abteilung eintritt schliesst sie sich dem allgemeinen Schweigen über die seltsamen Vorgänge nicht an, sondern beginnt mit Hilfe ihres Freundes John die Vorgänge um die Knöpfe zu untersuchen
 
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Languages
German (20)