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Davidson, Richard M. 1940-

Overview
Works: 166 works in 561 publications in 1 language and 24,359 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Fiction  Juvenile works  Bibliography  True crime stories  Children's audiobooks 
Roles: Narrator, Actor, Performer
Classifications: QC945, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Richard M Davidson
Cod : a biography of the fish that changed the world by Mark Kurlansky( )

13 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 870 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The innocuous cod has been the subject of international wars, national diets, economies, livelihoods, and health in general. Mark Kurlansky approaches the cod with his love of food and food culture, and leaps into history, folklore, and even recipes dating to the fourteenth century and forward. This famous fish spurred interest in the development of North America, and caused a whole nation of people to jump into fishing and ocean exploration. Including world origins, and this audiobook also contains recipes and uses of all kinds for cod
The perfect storm by Sebastian Junger( Recording )

16 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and held by 863 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Andrea Gail was caught in a storm in October 1991, off the coast of Nova Scotia, "and soon afterward the boat and its crew of six disappeared without a trace."--Jacket
The punch : one night, two lives, and the fight that changed basketball forever by John Feinstein( )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 790 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The master sportswriter uncovers the stunning truth behind one of the most violent acts in basketball history -- the moment when the Los Angeles Lakers' Kermit Washington punched and almost killed the Houston Rockets' All-Star team captain Rudy Tomjanovich
Higher : [a historic race to the sky and the making of a city] by Neal Bascomb( )

10 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 770 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the 1929 race to build New York City's tallest skyscraper
The cheating culture : [why more Americans are doing wrong to get ahead] by David Callahan( )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 738 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cheating on every level has risen dramatically in the last two decades. Why all the cheating? Callahan pins the blame on the dog-eat-dog economic climate of the past two decades. An unfettered market and unprecedented economic inequality have corroded our values, he argues-and ultimately threaten the level playing field so central to American democracy itself
American ground : unbuilding the World Trade Center by William Langewiesche( )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American Ground is the story of the people who responded to the destruction of the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001. Within days, William Langewiesche made his way into the innermost recesses of the collapse. He quickly secured unique, unrestricted, around-the-clock access to the site, the rescue workers and laborers there, and the meetings of city officials, engineers, construction companies, and consultants
The long ball : the summer of '75 -- Spaceman, Catfish, Charlie Hustle, and the greatest World Series ever played by Tom Adelman( )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 701 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dynamic re-telling of baseball's thrilling 1975 season
50 success classics : winning wisdom for life and work from 50 landmark books by Tom Butler-Bowdon( )

12 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in English and held by 700 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looking for the quickest way to attain personal and financial growth? This collection presents the 50 best examples of success and advice from entrepreneurs like Andrew Carnegie, Warren Buffett and Sam Walton, well-known motivators like Zig Ziglar, Brian Tracy and Napoleon Hill, and business masterminds like Jack Welch, Robert Kiyosaki and Spencer Johnson. A graduate of the London School of Economics, editor Tom Butler-Bowdon spent years researching hundreds of works to compile the best of the best to help you explore the financial and spiritual path to wealth, and gain insights into the secrets of success
Secrets of the widow's son : the mysteries surrounding the sequel to The Da Vinci code by David A Shugarts( )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 668 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Secrets of the Widow's Son is a revealing look at the themes that will be explored in The Solomon Key, Dan Brown's upcoming sequel to the cultural phenomenon known as The Da Vinci Code. David A. Shugarts provides what Browns widespread admirers crave most--an enlightening glimpse into the secrets behind Brown's eagerly anticipated new book. Secrets of the Widow's Son is not a plot spoiler--rather, it is an engaging piece of work that will pique readers' interest in The Solomon Key while laying the groundwork for the theories to be explored in Brown's can't-miss sequel
Seabiscuit : an American legend by Laura Hillenbrand( Recording )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 660 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the story of the champion racehorse Seabiscuit and the three men who helped propel him into the national spotlight
DiMaggio : the last American knight by Joseph Durso( )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and held by 650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the definitive story of an American hero
A darkness more than night by Michael Connelly( Recording )

11 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 647 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An intricate Hollywood crime thriller in which two seemingly unrelated murders eerily begin to overlap as two detectives intensify their investigations
Chancellorsville by Stephen W Sears( )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and held by 617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at the personal and military cost of Robert E. Lee's most dramatic victory in the Civil War
McNally's dare by Vincent Lardo( Recording )

9 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a wealthy woman in Palm Beach dies, Archy McNally must unravel all of the twists and turns involving the heir, his past, his girlfriend, and a young waiter found dead in a pool
On the court with-- Michael Jordan by Matt Christopher( )

9 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and held by 553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the life and basketball career of the high-scoring player with the Chicago Bulls, who made a brief attempt to play minor league baseball in 1994
Across America on an emigrant train by Jim Murphy( )

8 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Combines an account of Robert Louis Stevenson's experiences as he traveled from New York to California by train in 1870 and a description of the building and operation of railroads in nineteenth-century America
Holy Bible. the historical books of the Old Testament( )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Word-for-word unabridged recording of Joshua, Judges, and Ruth, narrated in contemporary language for easy understanding
Holy Bible. the historical books of the Old Testament( )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Word-for-word unabridged recording of Ezra, Nehemiah, and Esther, narrated in contemporary language for easy understanding
The good rat : a true story by Jimmy Breslin( Recording )

9 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A street-savvy journey behind the scenes of the Mafia during its golden era chronicles the people, places, and events that defined organized crime and traces the rise and fall of the mob in New York
How to close every sale by Joe Girard( )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world's greatest salesman serves up field-tested, can't-lose techniques to win lifetime customers--and make every sale stick
 
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The good rat : a true story
Alternative Names
Davidson, Richard, 1940-

Languages
English (161)

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The perfect stormThe punch : one night, two lives, and the fight that changed basketball foreverHigher : [a historic race to the sky and the making of a city]The cheating culture : [why more Americans are doing wrong to get ahead]Secrets of the widow's son : the mysteries surrounding the sequel to The Da Vinci codeA darkness more than nightOn the court with-- Michael JordanThe good rat : a true storyHow to close every sale