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Giles, David 1926-2010

Overview
Works: 234 works in 1,017 publications in 3 languages and 15,256 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Television adaptations  Film adaptations  Historical television programs  Detective and mystery television programs  War films  Televised performances  Biographical television programs  Historical films 
Roles: Director, Restager , Actor, Author, Performer
Classifications: PR2811, 822.33
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Most widely held works by David Giles
The second part of King Henry the Fourth containing his death and the coronation of King Henry the Fift by William Shakespeare( Visual )

63 editions published between 1979 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare's play that portrays the colorful panorama of Medieval English life. The revolt against Henry is finally crushed and the king broods over the uncertain future of his son. Henry IV dies, Falstaff is banished, and Prince Hal is crowned Henry V
The first part of King Henry the Fourth with the life and death of Henry surnamed Hotspur by William Shakespeare( Visual )

39 editions published between 1979 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 862 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the murder of Richard II, Henry assumes the throne, and is immediately confronted with rebellion by Owen Glendower, Douglas of Scotland, Northumberland and his son Hotspur. The play also treats the moral development of the king's son Hal (later Henry V) as he appears to waste his youth in London taverns in the company of the irresponsible Sir John Falstaff
Paradise road by Bruce Beresford( Visual )

19 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in English and held by 786 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fact-based recounting of a group of women who are imprisoned on the island of Sumatra by the Japanese during World War II and used music as a relief to their misery
The life of Henry the Fift by William Shakespeare( Visual )

18 editions published between 1979 and 2009 in English and held by 736 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young King Henry of England asserts a hereditary claim to the throne of France, gathering an army and embarking on a course that will lead to one of England's greatest battlefield triumphs and forever change the face of Europe. Follows King Henry V as he unites his people, deals justly with traitors, leads his soldiers to victory, and ensures peace by marrying a French princess
Agatha Christie's Miss Marple( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The body in the library: "A beautiful spring morning is marred when the corpse of a platinum blonde is discovered in the library of Gossington Hall, home of Colonel and Mrs. Bantry."
The first Churchills( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of the 50-year marriage of John and Sarah Churchill, the first Churchills to make their mark on British history. John was a handsome and charismatic general who won the battles that shaped the future of England. Sarah was a fiery beauty whose passion and intellect made her a favorite at court and won the undying devotion of her husband. The turbulent history of 17th century England is seen through the eyes of Sarah, and are filtered through her love for John and their shared love of England
The Strauss family( Visual )

3 editions published between 1972 and 2008 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The saga of the Strauss family is an epic story spanning more than 85 years. From father Johann Strauss to his eldest son Schanni, it was a tradition not only of music, but of the wealth, fame and jealousies common to popular musicians throughout the ages
The Second part of King Henry the Fourth : containing his death, and the coronation of King Henry the Fift [sic] by William Shakespeare( Visual )

16 editions published between 1979 and 2004 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of William Shakespeare's historical play. The revolt against Henry is finally crushed; yet the king tired and sick, dies, and his son Hal is crowned Henry V
King Richard the Second by William Shakespeare( Visual )

18 editions published between 1978 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatization of Shakespeare's King Richard II, the tale of the tragic king who was forced to abdicate by his cousin Henry Bolingbroke, then murdered. Suggested audience: senior secondary, tertiary, general
The Barchester Chronicles by Anthony Trollope( Visual )

15 editions published between 1982 and 2006 in English and Italian and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the personal and political feuds that take place behind the scenes at a nineteenth century English church
Mansfield Park( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and German and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hetty Wainthropp investigates( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disc 2, Episode 3. Digging for dirt: Enid Weston has barricaded herself inside her flat to protest the building's imminent razing. Investigating Enid's charges of dirty dealing in the construction business, Hetty and Geoffrey come to believe that a time capsule buried deep within the old building holds secrets. But some people will go to any lengths to keep them buried. -- Episode 4. Mind over muscle: Dawn Halliwell, Hetty's hairdresser, finds herself in a tangle, and it's not over tresses. Her husband, Russ, got mugged in a public loo. Was the attack random? Or did Russ do something to provoke it? Hetty unsnarls a twisted tale of greed, jealousy, and revenge
The mayor of Casterbridge( Visual )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Skildring af borgmesterens skæbne i Casterbridge, en lille sydengelsk provinsby i 1800-tallet
 
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The Barchester Chronicles
Alternative Names
David Giles British television director

David Giles Brits televisieregisseur (1926-2010)

Дэвид Джиллз

דייוויד ג'יילס במאי טלוויזיה בריטי

Languages
English (195)

Italian (1)

German (1)

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