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Davidson, Richard M. 1940-

Overview
Works: 156 works in 397 publications in 1 language and 25,789 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Biography  Bibliography  Juvenile works  Psychological fiction  Detective and mystery stories 
Roles: Narrator, Actor
Classifications: PS3552.A73184, 813.54
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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 ( )
9 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 900 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 )
10 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and held by 889 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A book taut with the fury of the elements which depicts the courage, terror, and awe which the men of the fishing vessel "Andrea Gail" faced as they were caught in the grip of a savage force of nature
Higher [a historic race to the sky and the making of a city] by Neal Bascomb ( )
7 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 854 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recounts the 1929 race to build New York City's tallest skyscraper
American ground unbuilding the World Trade Center by William Langewiesche ( )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 785 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 cheating culture [why more Americans are doing wrong to get ahead] by David Callahan ( )
4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 785 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
The long ball the summer of '75 -- Spaceman, Catfish, Charlie Hustle, and the greatest World Series ever played by Tom Adelman ( )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A dynamic re-telling of baseball's thrilling 1975 season
Seabiscuit an American legend by Laura Hillenbrand ( Recording )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 748 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 ( )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and held by 687 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents the definitive story of an American hero
McNally's dare by Vincent Lardo ( Recording )
6 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 679 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Archy McNally, South Florida's most famous Discreet Inquirer, rushes in to salvage a town's reputation and solve the unfortunate crime when a duchess of Palm Beach is found dead, leaving behind a fabulous fortune. When a young waiter is also dead, Archy must make some daring choices to snare a double murderer
The punch one night, two lives, and the fight that changed basketball forever by John Feinstein ( )
4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 660 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Unabridged
Chancellorsville by Stephen W Sears ( )
5 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A look at the personal and military cost of Robert E. Lee's most dramatic victory in the Civil War
Secrets of the widow's son the mysteries surrounding the sequel to The Da Vinci code by David A Shugarts ( )
4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 613 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
50 success classics winning wisdom for life and work from 50 landmark books by Tom Butler-Bowdon ( )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 598 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
On the court with-- Michael Jordan by Matt Christopher ( )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 577 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
A darkness more than night by Michael Connelly ( Recording )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 573 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
Holy Bible. the historical books of the Old Testament ( )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Word-for-word unabridged recording of Ezra, Nehemiah, and Esther, 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 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Word-for-word unabridged recording of Joshua, Judges, and Ruth, narrated in contemporary language for easy understanding
Rich dad, poor dad by Robert T Kiyosaki ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kiyosaki lays out his philosophy by: exploding the myth that you need to earn a high income to be rich; challenging the belief that your house is an asset; showing parents why they can't rely on schools to teach their children about money; defining once and for all an asset versus a liability; and explaining what to teach your children about money for their future financial success
Flashback by Nevada Barr ( Recording )
6 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The United States is in ruin, with 87% of the country's population addicted to flashback, a drug which allows the user to re-experience moments of the past. Former detective Nick Bottom is also an addict; he began using after his wife died in a car accident, and lost his job and his relationship with his son as result. But when the son of a top government advisor is murdered, Nick is pulled from his pit of despair to investigate
How to close every sale by Joe Girard ( )
5 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 477 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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Alternative Names
Davidson, Richard, 1940-
Languages
English (102)
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