WorldCat Identities

Thaw, John 1942-2002

Works: 428 works in 1,338 publications in 2 languages and 22,621 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Detective and mystery television programs  Television programs  Biographical films  Television series  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Comedy films  History  War films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Author, Costume designer, Artist
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4572
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by John Thaw
Inspector Morse, the dead of Jericho collection set by Colin Dexter( Visual )

403 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 8,106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspector Morse and his partner solve mysteries and bring murderers to justice
A year in Provence by Peter Mayle( Visual )

21 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,078 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on Peter Mayle's bestseller by the same name, it is the hilarious first year account of the Mayles' adjusting to both the idiosyncracies of the locals and the quaint traditions of this ancient and charming region
Kavanagh Q.C( Visual )

97 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and held by 1,016 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Kavanagh Q.C., one of the most respected criminal adovcates in London, has earned the respect and admiration of colleagues and opponents alike. However, the long hours, difficult cases and dedication to his work have taken their toll on his wife and two children
Chaplin by Richard Attenborough( Visual )

11 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in English and held by 846 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chaplin's entire life is covered in the biographical film. From his upbringings in the slums of England to his Honorary Oscar in 1972
Goodnight Mister Tom by Michelle Magorian( Visual )

24 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 805 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Britain stands on the brink of WWII, Tom Oakley, a cantankerous old man living a solitary life in a small village becomes the guardian of an 11-year-old evacuee of London. The two develop a bond of friendship that gives them both new hope
WWII, the lost color archives( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Until today, our collective memories of World War II have lived almost exclusively in black and white. Recently re-discovered color film archival materials, assembled after years of research, offers a new perspective on everything from the war's most critical battles and key personalities to details of life on the home front to the plight of uprooted refugees
Monsignor Renard by John Thaw( Visual )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Monsignor Renard tells the story of the German occupation of France during World War II through the eyes and experiences of a humble and extraordinary priest-- whose beliefs are tested to the breaking point
Dead on time( Visual )

8 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When an elderly Don apparently commits suicide, Inspector Morse is called in and finds he has a personal involvement in the case. The wife of the dead man is the woman Morse was engaged to be married to years ago
The silent world of Nicholas Quinn( Visual )

3 editions published between 1991 and 2002 in English and held by 299 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
Absolute conviction( Visual )

5 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in English and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bailey, Thornton and Cryer were eighties entrepreneurs until it was found that they had stolen millions of pounds from their investors. All three are serving sentences in the same prison where Cryer is found dead in his cell. It looks like a heart attack but the pathologist's report quickly points to murder. Morse and Lewis go behind bars to investigate but must tread carefully with the prison governor
Derailed by Jean-Claude van Damme( Visual )

12 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Morse's investigations into the apparently motiveless murder of a young woman lead him to question his own driving ability and to consider selling his coveted Mark 2 Jaguar
Death of the self( Visual )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Englishwoman is attending an expensive psychotherapy course near Vicenza, Italy when she dies in a freak accident. The Italian verdict is accidental death, but the woman's husband questions the decision. Morse and Lewis are sent to Italy where Morse discovers that the psychotherapy centre is run by an old adversary
Sins of the fathers( Visual )

8 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Real ale buff Inspector Morse is in his element when he investigates foul play at a family-run brewery
The Wolvercote tongue( Visual )

6 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and held by 116 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. Super sleuth and sex symbol Inspector Morse suspects foul play
Inspector Morse( Visual )

6 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This special programme goes behind the scenes in Oxford for a look at many classic moments of this highly successful series
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A year in Provence
Alternative Names
John Thaw acteur britannique

John Thaw actor from England

John Thaw attore inglese

John Thaw Britischer Schauspieler

John Thaw britisk skodespelar

John Thaw britisk skuespiller

John Thaw Brits acteur

John Thaw brittisk skådespelare

Thaw, John Edward 1942-2002

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A year in ProvenceKavanagh Q.CDead on timeThe silent world of Nicholas QuinnAbsolute convictionDerailedDeath of the selfThe Wolvercote tongue