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Childs, Ted

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Most widely held works by Ted Childs
The world at war( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 1,133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An extraordinary collection of newsreel, propaganda, and home-movie footage drawn from the archives of 18 nations, including color close-ups of Adolf Hitler taken by his mistress, that present an unvarnished perspective of the war's pivotal events. Penetrating interviews with eyewitness participants - from Hitler's secretary to Alger Hiss to ordinary citizens who stood outside the battle lines - and spine-tingling, first-hand accounts to an already unforgettable experience."--Container
Sharpe's rifles( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of a maverick British officer who has risen through the ranks of Wellington's army by his courageous and daring exploits. He and his chosen men operate behind French lines in Spain and Portugal to undermine Napoleon's forces
Sharpe's eagle( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the incompetent Sir Henry Simmerson (Cochrane) loses most of his men and his regimental flag during battle, Sharpe (Bean), spurred by the memory of a friend who was recently killed sets out for revenge. He is determined to capture the French mascot, a carved golden eagle which is carried into combat. Sharpe is also looking to a settle a personal score with two arrogant officers who have angered him at their mistreatment of the elegant widow Josefina (Katia Caballero)
Sharpe's enemy by Bernard Cornwell( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Richard Sharpe must do battle with a gang of deserters who have taken hostages
Sharpe's company by Bernard Cornwell( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Action and romance follow Richard Sharpe as he and his Chosen Men risk their lives on yet another dangerous mission. Sharpe desperately attempts to rescue his lover Teresa before the French troops storm the city of Badajoz
Sharpe's battle( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

British officer Richard Sharpe is given the task of preparing the hitherto purely ceremonial Royal Irish Company for real battle. The commander's ambitious wife and false rumors of a massacre in Ireland complicate the job
Sharpe's gold( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hunting for lost Aztec gold, Sharpe runs afoul of a local partisan leader (Folk); Wellington's cousin Bess (Linehan), searching for her lost gold-prospecting husband, shows up with her daughter (Ashbourne) and gets mixed up in the mess
Sharpe's honour( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

British officer Richard Sharpe must disguise himself as a Spanish rebel and slip behind enemy lines to search for the one person who can clear him of allegations of deceit and dishonour
Sharpe's sword( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sharpe is sent to protect El Mirador, Wellington's best spy, and finds himself a target of Colonel Leroux, a ferocious French swordsman who has been commanded to capture El Mirador. When Sharpe is wounded in battle, a mute French convent girl comes to his aid
The silent world of Nicholas Quinn( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspector Morse is called in to investigate one of the most puzzling murder cases yet. Someone is selling examination secrets at Oxford and making a killing in more ways than one. Nicholas Quinn is the hard-of-hearing member of an examinations board until one day he is found dead at home. Can Morse match up the clues with the killer?--Container
The Wolvercote tongue( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A precious jewel known as The Wolvercote tongue is missing and its owner has been found dead in a hotel room. Morse suspects foul play, despite the pathologist's report that she died of a heart attack
Inspector Morse's Oxford : the inspirational setting for the Morse murder mysteries( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To commemorate the 25th Anniversary in 2012 of the Inspector Morse television series, starring the late John Thaw, Inspector Morse's Oxford revisits many of the wonderful locations and buildings that were featured in the series and looks at the creation of the Morse books and the television adaptations. It is not only a celebration of, and investigation into, the work of author, Colin Dexter, and the television production team, but it is also a showcase of the inspirational beauty, history and tradition of Oxford itself. The programme is presented by Dr. Anthony Richards, a leading authority on the Inspector Morse series and features, among others, Colin Dexter, actor Kevin Whately (Inspector Lewis), composer Barrington Pheloung and producers Ted Childs, Chris Burt and Michele Buck
Inspector Morse( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspector Morse is a melancholy, enigmatic and romantic man who never uses his first name and who finds solace in real ale, classical music and difficult crosswords. Together with his able Sergeant Lewis, Morse uses his considerable intellect and passion for the truth and justice to investigate death and murder in the English university town of Oxford
The last enemy by John Thaw( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspector Morse is a melacholy, enigmatic and romantic man who never uses his first name and who finds solace in real ale, classical music and difficult crosswords. Together with his able Sergeant Lewis, Morse uses his consideralbe intellect and passion for the truth and justice to investigate death and murder in the English university town of Oxford
Inspector Morse( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspector Morse is a melancholy, enigmatic and romantic man who never uses his first name and who finds solace in real ale, classical music and difficult crosswords. Together with his able Sergeant Lewis, Morse uses his considerable intellect and passion for the truth and justice to investigate death and murder in the English university town of Oxford. (Deceived by flight) the Clarets XI old boys' cricket team gather for their annual match, but before the first ball is bowled, one of the team meets an untimely death. (The secret of Bay 5B) Playboy architect Michael Gifford has been found strangled in his car and the only clues to the murder are his diary and a car park ticket. (The infernal serpent) An environmentalist is murdered minutes before his controversial lecture, leading Morse and Lewis to tackle an unsavory case that unearths skeletons in the closet of a respectable academic family
Inspector Morse( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspector Morse is a melancholy, enigmatic and romantic man who never uses his first name and who finds solace in real ale, classical music and difficult crosswords. Together with his able Sergeant Lewis, Morse uses his considerable intellect and passion for the truth and justice to investigate death and murder in the English university town of Oxford. (Sins of the father) The family run Radford Brewery is the subject of a takeover bid by a huge multinational when the managing director is unexpectedly found dead. (Driven to distraction) Morse is convinced that a womanizing local car dealer holds the key to the murders of two young women, but he has no proof. (Masonic mysteries) Morse is the prime suspect when his lady friend is murdered during a dress rehearsal of The Magic Flute. Even loyal Sergeant Lewis must admit that all the clues point ot Morse as the killer
Inspector Morse( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspector Morse is a melancholy, enigmatic and romantic man who never uses his first name and who find solace in real ale, classical music, and difficult crosswords. Together with his able sergeant Lewis, Morse uses his considerable intellect and passion for truth and justice to investigate death and murder in the English university town of Oxford
Inspector Morse( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspector Morse is a melancholy, enigmatic and romantic man who never uses his first name and who finds solace in real ale, classical music and difficult crosswords. Together with his able Sergeant Lewis, Morse uses his considerable intellect and passion for truth and justice to investigate death and murder in the English university town of Oxford. (Greeks bearing gifts) Oxford's closely knit Greek community closes ranks when the chef at Seargeant Lewis's favourite Greek restaurant is found dead and a baby goes missing. (Promised land) The search for ex-informant Kenny Stone takes Morse and Lewis to Australia, where a routine inquiry becomes an ordeal of suspense, death and kidnapping. (Dead on time) A simple suicide turns into a murder investigation with only one man seemingly capable of having committed the crime
Inspector Morse( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspector Morse is a melancholy, enigmatic and romantic man who never uses his first name and who finds solace in real ale, classical music and difficult crosswords. Together with his able Sergeant Lewis, Morse uses his condierable intellect and passion for the truth and justice to investigate death and murder in the English university town of Oxford. (Second time around) The murder of a retired police commissioner and the theft of a chapter of his memoirs seem linked to a child's killing eighteen years earlier. (Fat chance) Morse is attracted to a female cleric while investigating the suspicious death of a woman deacon, a strong candidate to become the first female chaplain of St. Saviour's College. (Who killed Harry Field?) Harry Field was an artist, a raconteur, a drinker, and not averse to forging the odd painting. His mysterious death leads Morse to discover that perhaps Harry was not the loveable rogue he appeared to be
Kavanagh Q.C. : previous convictions set( Visual )

3 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Time of need: Kavanagh represents a Home Office Minister who brings a case for malicious prosecution against the police after she is acquitted of assault
 
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