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Hagon, Garrick

Works: 193 works in 330 publications in 1 language and 3,322 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  History  Television adaptations  Psychological fiction  Television plays  Film adaptations  Historical television programs  Suspense fiction  Biographical television programs 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Host, Author, Creator, Other, Editor
Classifications: PS3566.A822, 813.54
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Garrick Hagon
Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare( Visual )

3 editions published between 1979 and 2009 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of the successful conspiracy to assassinate the Roman emperor, Julius Caesar. Presents a broad range of historical personalities as complicated human beings in agonizing conflict with one another and themselves
Oppenheimer( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This miniseries opens in Berkeley, California in 1938, where pampered, tenured professors, safe on the shores of peaceful America, dabble in radical politics as the world heads inevitably towards war. J. Robert Oppenheimer is such a one. Two events--one personal, one scientific--combine to change Oppy's life forever and catapult him from a moderately successful theoretician to a world famous figure. First, news of successful fission experiments in Europe spurs him to pursue a role in the government's efforts to develop an atomic bomb. Second, new wife Kitty is pushing him to advance his career during the coming war years. Oppenheimer wanted to be both a radical and a member of the establishment; was paradoxically both a tortured socialist and a hardened realist. He appreciated the opportunity the military gave him to develop a project he would never have realized in his university career, despite believing that scientists aren't the only ones to pass moral judgments on the results of their experiments. Moreover, although some of the more unsavory aspects of Oppenheimer's career seem to have been deliberately elided, on balance, the portrayal of Oppenheimer is dramatically inclusive, and avoids the pitfalls of portraying him as a tragically heroic figure. After being shown in Britain in 1980, Oppenheimer aired in the US on PBS's American Playhouse in 1982
Shadow man by Michael Keusch( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When ruthless enemy agents kidnap his young daughter, an ex-C.I.A. operative goes on a deadly rampage to find her
Rebels & redcoats how Britain lost America( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eyewitness accounts, original documents, and dramatizations of battles tell an uncommon story of the American Revolution. British military historian Richard Holmes focuses on the military struggle -- on the soldiers, the leaders, the tactics, and the strategy of this grand conflict. It is told from an unusual point of view -- that of the British losers. It also explores painful conflicts within the American people themselves -- brothers, friends, and families forced to choose sides between loyalist and rebels -- and the bitter disappointments of black slaves in the south, promised freedom by the British. This series traces the ups and downs of this drama from the beginning of the insurrection in Boston to the surrender of the British forces to General George Washington in Yorktown, Virginia. It puts the war in the context of the world events that strongly affected its outcome and that helped to put a new powerful player, the United States, on the world map
Famous people in history II by Nicolas Soames( Recording )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Here are the stories of nine people whose energy, imagination, courage and determination changed the world
Arthur Miller and 'The Crucible' 'Naming Names'( Visual )

3 editions published between 1981 and 2004 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The play 'Naming Names' re-creates the interrogation of U.S. playwright Arthur Miller by Senator Joseph McCarthy's House Un-American Activities Committee (HUAC) in 1956. Excerpts from Miller's 'The Crucible' (performed by the same cast) interwoven with this dramatization highlight fundamental themes in each. Miller had written 'The Crucible' as a reaction to the harm inflicted by HUAC earlier in the decade, saying that until that time he had not understood the "inexplicable darkness" that prevented people from seeing evil and denouncing it
Martin Luther King a concise biography by H. J. P Harmer( Recording )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four blind mice by James Patterson( Recording )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sayonara by James A Michener( Recording )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From a great master of historical fiction comes a brilliant tale of love amid war. James A. Michener combines powerful storytelling with deep sensitivity in this novel of a U.S. Army man who, against all odds, falls for a fascinating Japanese woman. Stationed in the exotic Far East, Major Lloyd Gruver considers himself lucky. The son of a general, dating the daughter of another powerful military family, he can look forward to a bright future. And he just can't understand guys like Private Joe Kelly, who throw away their lives in the States by marrying local girls. But then Lloyd meets Hana-ogi. After that, nothing matters anymore...nothing but her
I, Alex Cross by James Patterson( Recording )

10 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detective Alex Cross is one of the first on the scene of the biggest case hes ever been part of. The Presidents son and daughter have been kidnapped from their school. Alex does everything he can but is shunted to the fringes of the investigation. A deadly contagion in the DC water supply threatens to cripple the capital, and Alex sees the looming shape of the a devastating attack. He is already working flat-out on the abduction, and this massive assault pushes Cross completely over the edge. In an emotional private meeting, the First Lady asks Alex to please save her kids. But even the highest security clearance doesn't help - and Alex makes a desperate decision that goes against everything he believes in
Step on a crack by James Patterson( Recording )

4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detective Michael Bennett is about to take on the greatest challenge of his career. At the funeral of the beloved former first lady, the most powerful people in the world gather in New York. Then the inconceivable occurs. Billionaires, politicians and superstars are suddenly trapped within one man's brilliant and ruthless scenario. As the danger escalates, Michael is hit with the devastating news of his wife's death. He has lost the love of his life and faces raising his ten children alone - and must rescue 34 hostages. As the whole world watches, the tension mounts. Bennett has to find a way out - or face responsibility for the greatest debacle in history
Cross country by James Patterson( Recording )

5 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alex Cross tracks the scariest killer of them all - to Africa and back. When Alex Cross is called to investigate the scene of a massacre, he is shocked to find that one of the victims is an old friend. He is drawn into a dangerous underworld right in the heart of Washington DC that leads him on a life-threatening journey to the Niger Delta. At the centre of this terrifying world, Cross finds the Tiger, psychopathic leader of a fearsome gang of killers. When the Tiger is on the prowl, he shows no mercy to others. But Alex Cross is hot on his heels in a heart-stopping chase that finds him not only hunting for a horrific killer but also fighting for his own survival
3001 the final odyssey by Arthur C Clarke( Recording )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The odyssey enters its ultimate stage. The human race exists in fear of the trio of monoliths that dominates the solar system. Only a single hope flickers-- the body of Frank Poole, believed dead a thousand years earlier, is recovered from the galaxy, restored to consciousness and readied to resume the voyage that HAL abruptly terminated in 2001. Frank knows he needs Bowman's help, and must attempt to fathom the reality of what Bowman & HAL have become inside the monolith on Jupiter's moon
Don't blink by James Patterson( Recording )

7 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New York's Lombardo Steak House is famous for three reasons - the menu, the clientele, and now, the gruesome murder of an infamous mob lawyer. Effortlessly, the assassin slips through the police's fingers, and his absence sparks a blaze of accusations about who ordered the hit. Seated at a nearby table, reporter Nick Daniels is conducting a once-in-a-lifetime interview with a legendary baseball bad-boy. In the chaos, he accidentally captures a key piece of evidence that lands him in the middle of an all-out war between Italian and Russian mafia forces. Back off - or die - is the clear message Nick receives as he investigates for a story of his own. Heedless, Nick endures, humiliation, threats, violence and worse in a thriller that overturns every expectation
Batman the Lazarus Syndrome by Dirk Maggs( Recording )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Police Commissioner Gordon has received a recording by the Batman which reveals his real identity. But who is the occupant of Wayne Manor? It soon becomes a desperate journey into the back ground of Gotham city's famous vigilante to find out who killed the Dark Knight. -- container
The client by John Grisham( Recording )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2000 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the story of 11-year-old Mark Sway, who witnessed the bizarre suicide of a New Orleans attorney. Just before he dies, the lawyer tells Mark a deadly secret concerning the recent murder of a Louisiana senator whose accused killer, Mafia thug Barry Muldanno, is about to go to trial
I, Michael Bennett by James Patterson( Recording )

7 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bennett takes his ten kids and their beautiful nanny, Mary Catherine, out of the chaos on a much-needed vacation to upstate New York. But instead of escaping the violence, it follows them and they find themselves in the middle of another nightmare that threatens the entire family. The danger isn't only coming from the crime lord's killers. FBI Agent Emily Parker is back, and Bennett's attraction to her endangers his relationship with Mary Catherine
Cross fire by James Patterson( Recording )

6 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detective Alex Cross and Bree's wedding plans are put on hold when Alex is called to the scene of the assassination of two of Washington D.C.'s most hated public figures: a corrupt congressman and an underhanded lobbyist. As more crooked politicians are picked off, public opinion is divided - is the marksman a vigilante or a hero? As Alex contends with the sniper, Siegel, and the wedding, he receives a call from his deadliest adversary, Kyle Craig. The Mastermind is in D.C. and will not relent until he has eliminated Cross, and his family, for good
The life of Henry the Fift by William Shakespeare( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young King Henry of England asserts a hereditary claim to the throne of France, gathering an army and embarking on a course that will lead to one of England's greatest battlefield triumphs and forever change the face of Europe. Follows King Henry V as he unites his people, deals justly with traitors, leads his soldiers to victory, and ensures peace by marrying a French princess
Midnight comes at noon by Daniel Easterman( Recording )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Daniel Easterman crosses boundaries never before visited with this awesome novel of politics, fundamentalism and kidnapping. In an idyllic Northumberland village preparations are underway for Harvest Festival. At a nearby air force base, the top brass awaits the arrival of the new President of the United States. Jewish, liberal, incorruptible, Joel Waterstone stands against the forces of fundamentalism and political extremism, at home and abroad. At huge cost in human life, Waterstone is kidnapped and an international hunt begins that takes one brave man and his friends to the heart of human darkness
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Famous people in history IIArthur Miller and 'The Crucible' 'Naming Names'Martin Luther King a concise biography3001 the final odysseyBatman the Lazarus Syndrome