Most widely held works by Arthur Addison
Vector by Robin Cook ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 356 libraries worldwide
A disgruntled Russian immigrant joins forces with extremists from the People's Aryan Army to launch a campaign of terror against New York with anthrax. Two forensic pathologists get wind of the scheme and go after him.
Ghosts of Everest [the search for Mallory & Irvine by Joch Hemmleb ( Recording )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 262 libraries worldwide
SUMMARY: On June 6, 1924, George Leigh Mallory and Andrew Comyn Irvine were only a few hundred feet short of becoming the first men to reach the highest spot on earth when they simply walked into the mist, never to be seen again. This is the meticulous report of both the 1924 British Expedition and the 1999 Mallory & Irvine Research Expedition which found George Mallory's body and answers to the questions that have plagued historians and mountaineers alike.
Chromosome 6 by Robin Cook ( Recording )
4 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 260 libraries worldwide
A mutilated corpse leads a forensic pathologist to a sinister plot to harvest human organs. Cutting edge suspense and fast action.
Amsterdam by Ian McEwan ( Recording )
6 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 246 libraries worldwide
Clive Linley and Vernon Holiday pay their last respects to their former lover, Molly Lane. She had many lovers including Foreign Secretary Julian Garmony who wants to become the next prime minister. Linley and Holiday make a pact with consequences neither can foresee.
Confederates in the attic [dispatches from the unfinished Civil War by Tony Horwitz ( Recording )
4 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 244 libraries worldwide
After years of filing dispatches from foreign war zones, Tony Horwitz comes home to the Blue Ridge Mountains only to be awakened by the crackle of musket fire.
For love of the game by Michael Shaara ( Recording )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 243 libraries worldwide
It's the last game of the season, Billy Chapel, a seventeen season legend and guaranteed Hall-of famer, has always played for the love of the game, never money nor fame. Now, at the end of an amazing career, he finds himself playing his most crucial game. He has one last chance to prove who he is and what really matters in life. A taut, compelling story of one man's coming of age.
Toxin by Robin Cook ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 210 libraries worldwide
A father loses his daughter to a tainted hamburger, and vows to learn the truth behind filthy slaughterhouses and corrupt corporations.
Contagion by Robin Cook ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 195 libraries worldwide
A NY pathologist smells a conspiracy when three rare and deadly diseases break out. Is he any match for a giant HMO?
The book of Q by Jonathan Rabb ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 152 libraries worldwide
After a stint as a relief worker in Bosnia during the Yugoslav War, a priest doing research at the Vatican Library discovers an ancient heretical scroll that contains the key to unlocking a conspiracy.
Act of revenge by Robert Tanenbaum ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 152 libraries worldwide
Chief Assistant District Attorney Butch Karp takes on a complicated case involving the slaying of mobster Ed Catalono.
Tiger Woods the makings of a champion by Tim Rosaforte ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 151 libraries worldwide
Recounts the triumphs of the young champion and looks behind the scenes and captures the pressures placed on a star destined to rise to the top of his sport.
The moral intelligence of children by Robert Coles ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 134 libraries worldwide
Romance by Ed McBain ( Recording )
3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 123 libraries worldwide
An actress is stabbed and the incident turns out to have been a publicity stunt for her play. That gives someone an idea because she is stabbed again and this time doesn't get up. Detectives Steve Carella and Bert Kling investigate the murder.
Andy Warhol by Wayne Koestenbaum ( Recording )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 118 libraries worldwide
Neuromancer by William Gibson ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 117 libraries worldwide
A cyberspy plays both sides against each other in this futuristic tale.
River : one man's journey down the Colorado, source to sea by Colin Fletcher ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 81 libraries worldwide
When, at age sixty-seven, backpack guru Colin Fletcher decided to make a six-month, single-handed, foot-and-raft expedition down the full length of the Colorado River, it was not only for adventure but because he needed "something to pare the fat off my soul... to make me grateful, again, for being alive."
Tycoon by Harold Robbins ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 57 libraries worldwide
From a modest start at a radio station in Boston in the 1930s Jack Lear, son of a wealthy Jewish immigrant, builds a television empire. No matter how rich he becomes, however, the WASP elite will never welcome him -- even if he marries into it.
Skunk works by Ben R Rich ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 54 libraries worldwide
The overseer by Jonathan Rabb ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 53 libraries worldwide
"On supremacy", a 16th century plan for world domination has survived into the 20th century. A political theorist and government agent must save the world from total catastrophe.
This noble land by James A Michener ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 52 libraries worldwide
"From the economy and the threat posed by America's shift from a producer to a consumer nation, to education, religion, cultural life, libraries, employment, to health care, race relations, and changes in the American family, Michener offers wisdom and an informed perspective ... to reveal what America must do to remain a great nation"--Container.
87th Precinct (Imaginary place) American Civil War (1861-1865) Artists Asia--Mount Everest Audiobooks Audiobooks Audiocassettes Baseball players Baseball stories Biography Biological weapons Bosnia and Hercegovina Catholic Church Christian heresies Clergy Communicable diseases Composers Conspiracies Detective and mystery stories Editors England England--London Escherichia coli infections Fiction Food poisoning Foreign ministers Forensic pathologists Golfers Great Britain History Horwitz, Tony,--1958- Hospitals--Medical staff Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.) Irvine, Andrew,--1902-1924 Karp, Butch (Fictitious character) Mafia Mallory, George,--1886-1924 Moral development Moral education Mountaineering Mountaineers New York (State)--New York Public prosecutors Southern States Talking books Travel United States Warhol, Andy,--1928-1987 Woods, Tiger Yugoslav War (1991-1995)