Lang, Stephen 1952-
Most widely held works by Stephen Lang
Avatar ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and Hmong and held by 2,366 libraries worldwide
Jake Sully is a former Marine who uses a wheelchair. But despite his broken body, Jake is still a warrior at heart. He is recruited to travel light years to the human outpost on Pandora, where a corporate consortium is mining a rare mineral that is the key to solving Earth's energy crisis. He is given a mission to infiltrate the Na'vi, who have become a major obstacle to mining the precious ore. But a beautiful Na'vi female, Neytiri, saves Jake's life -- which changes everything.
Arthur Miller's Death of a salesman ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1986 and 2002 in English and held by 1,897 libraries worldwide
Dark drama of a failed man, Willy Loman, whose life did not measure up to his expectations. Movie made for television.
Gods and generals ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 1,476 libraries worldwide
Col. Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain left behind a quiet life and a career as a college professor to fight for the Union. Gen. Thomas "Stonewall" Jackson was a man of great religious faith who served in the defense of the Confederacy. And Gen. Robert E. Lee, who led the Confederate army, was a man who was forced to choose between his loyalty to the United States and his love of the Southern states where he was born and raised. Chamberlain, Jackson, and Lee are followed through the declaration of war and the battles at Manassas, Antietam, Frederickburg, and Chancellorsville.
Public enemies ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 1,366 libraries worldwide
1933. It is the fourth year of the Great Depression. For John Dillinger, Alvin Karpis and Baby Face Nelson, it is the golden age of bank robbery. After serving a ten-year prison sentence, John Dillinger embarks on a cross-country bank-robbing spree with help from his associates: faithful driver Red Hamilton, cocky lookout Homer Van Meter, and murderous hothead Baby Face Nelson. He relocates to Chicago, where he meets hatcheck girl Billie Frechette and falls in love, but struggles to reconcile his new romance with his life on the run. Meanwhile, FBI director J. Edgar Hoover has enlisted Special Agent Melvin Purvis to use the latest techniques and equipment to catch Dillinger-Public Enemy Number One-even as Purvis realizes that doing so may stretch his principles to the breaking point.
The men who stare at goats ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,301 libraries worldwide
Reporter Bob Wilton is trying to lose himself in the romance of war after his marriage fails. He gets more than he bargains for when he meets a special forces agent who reveals the existence of a secret, military unit whose goal is to end war as we know it. With unparalleled psychic powers, they can read the enemy's thoughts, pass through solid walls, and even kill a goat by simply staring at it. Now, the founder of the unit has gone missing and the trail leads to another psychic soldier who has distorted the mission to serve his own ends.
The lake house by James Patterson ( Recording )
8 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 1,240 libraries worldwide
Six extraordinary children are trying to lead normal lives in the Rocky Mountain countryside. They live in different homes, with different families, but there is something powerful that connects them. Something that puts them in terrible danger. The only time they've ever felt safe was when they were together in the waterfront cabin they call the Lake House. And the only people they've ever trusted are Frannie and Kit, the couple who rescued them from unimaginable evil once before.
The amazing panda adventure ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1995 and 2002 in English and held by 1,061 libraries worldwide
"On a trek into the lush bamboo forests, Ryan is unexpectedly separated from his father. With the help of a young Chinese girl, he aims to bring to safety a baby panda that he's boldly taken away from heartless poachers. They'd better move fast, however: the poachers are coming after them and the baby panda cannot survive much longer without its mother."--Container.
Chill factor by Sandra Brown ( Recording )
8 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 1,042 libraries worldwide
Lilly Martin is racing from an oncoming blizzard when she skids into a hiker. Taking the injured man to a remote cabin, she discovers he is the handsome but shady Ben Tierney, with whom she flirted during the previous summer. Five women have recently disappeared from the area, and Ben is the primary suspect; but as the storm intensifies and the roads become impassable, Lilly finds herself with nowhere to go and only Ben to keep her company.
By the light of the moon by Dean R Koontz ( Recording )
8 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 967 libraries worldwide
The story of two brothers, Dylan and Shepard O'Conner, and Jillian Jackson, the traveling companion whom evil chance-or divine design-bestows upon then, By the light of the moon unfolds over twenty-four hours as these intrepid souls race to puzzle out a vicious violation committed against them. Dylan, an itinerant artist, has devoted his life to caring for the autistic Shep, whose challenges may lead them to disaster as they traverse perilous paths only steps ahead of deadly pursuers. Jilly now sees nightmares before them, and her visions prove prescient as they move together through darkness and light toward a destiny beyond the realm of imagination.
From the corner of his eye by Dean R Koontz ( Recording )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 776 libraries worldwide
Bartholomew Lampion is born in Bright Beach, California, on a day of tragedy and terror, when the lives of everyone in his family are changed forever. This is his story ---- the story of a young boy who loses his sight and then mysteriously regains it, the story of a courageous band of seekers, and a relentless killer. It is the story of all that is right with the world and all that is terribly wrong. It is the story of a revelation so terrifying that those who dare to look will be changed forever.
Tall tale ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in English and held by 766 libraries worldwide
The dynamic Pecos Bill teams with larger-than-life heroes Paul Bunyan and John Henry to help a brave young man in the fight against a greedy land-grabber who'll stop at nothing to get his hands on the deed to the youngster's family farm.
An introduction to A farewell to arms by Ernest Hemingway audio guide by Dan Stone ( Recording )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 752 libraries worldwide
Readings of excerpts from and critical analysis of Hemingway's A farewell to arms, a novel about the tenuous nature of love in time of war told through the story of Lieutenant Henry, an American, and Catherine Barkley, a British nurse, who meet during World War I.
The teeth of the tiger by Tom Clancy ( Recording )
4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 689 libraries worldwide
When a terrorist leader and a drug warlord form a dangerous alliance, three new Hendley Associates agents--FBI agent Dominic Caruso, his Marine captain brother Brian, and their cousin, Jack Ryan, Jr.--encounter unexpected dangers.
The loop by Nicholas Evans ( Recording )
4 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 648 libraries worldwide
A pack of wolves is reintroduced to the mountains of Montana, reawakening hatreds and threatening to tear a town apart.
Arthur Miller's death of a salesman includes private conversations ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 589 libraries worldwide
Death of a salesman : a social drama about an ageing travelling salesman who recognizes the emptiness of his life and commits suicide.
Timeline by Michael Crichton ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 542 libraries worldwide
On the threshold of the twenty-first century, in a world of amazing advances on the frontiers of technology, information moves instantly between two points, without wires or networks, and computers are built from single molecules. Any moment of the past can be actualized, and a group of historians decide to enter life in fourteenth-century feudal France, a journey not without risks.
Secret prey by John Sandford ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 420 libraries worldwide
Lucas Davenport investigates the death of a company chairman that seems to be much more than a simple murder.
Limitations by Scott Turow ( Recording )
4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 415 libraries worldwide
Kindle County Court of Appeals Judge George Mason starts questioning the law and his part in it when a disturbing rape case is brought to his court.
The Grays by Whitley Strieber ( Recording )
6 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 393 libraries worldwide
Meet the Three Thieves, a group of Grays (alien visitors) assigned to duty in a small Kentucky town. They have been preparing a child for generations. Innocent Conner Callaghan will face the ultimate terror as he struggles to understand who he has been bred to be, and what he must. Colonel Michael Morax strives to keep the secret of the Grays from the public. And Lauren Glass, government "empath" to the last surviving captive Gray, known only as A for Adam, has a unique ability to communicate with him. But when A for Adam suddenly escapes, a frantic race begins.
Corelli's mandolin by Louis De Bernières ( Recording )
10 editions published between 1994 and 2001 in English and held by 380 libraries worldwide
The people of a Greek island must contend with the barbarism of World War II and the unexpected forces that shape their lives in the years after.
Action and adventure films American Civil War (1861-1865) Audiobooks Audiobooks Business failures Chamberlain, Joshua Lawrence,--1828-1914 Colorado Comedy films Criminal behavior Criticism, interpretation, etc. Depressed persons Drama Extraterrestrial beings Fantasy films Farewell to arms (Hemingway, Ernest) Fathers and sons Feature films Feature films Fiction Fiction films Film adaptations Film and video adaptations Films for the hearing impaired Flight Genetic engineering Hemingway, Ernest,--1899-1961 Historical films History Human-alien encounters Human experimentation in medicine Illinois--Chicago Jackson, Stonewall,--1824-1863 Lee, Robert E.--1807-1870 Life on other planets Manners and customs Pandora (Imaginary place) Psychics Sales personnel Science fiction films Serial murders Suicide Teenagers Television plays Traveling sales personnel United States United States.--Federal Bureau of Investigation Video recordings--for people with visual disabilities Video recordings--for the hearing impaired War films Washington (D.C.)
Lang, Steve 1952-
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