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Glenister, Robert

Works: 235 works in 592 publications in 1 language and 11,165 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Detective and mystery fiction  Film adaptations  Television programs  Melodrama  Television series  Crime films  Action and adventure films  Gangster films 
Roles: Narrator, Actor, Performer, Other
Classifications: PR6068.O93, 823.914
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Robert Glenister
Career of evil by Robert Galbraith( Recording )

21 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a mysterious package is delivered to Robin Ellacott, she is horrified to discover that it contains a woman's severed leg. Her boss, private detective Cormoran Strike, is less surprised but no less alarmed. There are four people from his past who he thinks could be responsible, and Strike knows that any one of them is capable of sustained and unspeakable brutality. With the police focusing on one of the suspects, Strike and Robin delve into the dark and twisted worlds of the other three men. But as more horrendous acts occur, time is running out for the two of them
Lethal white by Robert Galbraith( Recording )

8 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 833 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Billy, a troubled young man, comes to private eye Cormoran Strike's office to ask for his help investigating a crime he thinks he witnessed as a child, Strike is left deeply unsettled. While Billy is obviously mentally distressed, and cannot remember many concrete details, there is something sincere about him and his story. But before Strike can question him further, Billy bolts from his office in a panic. Trying to get to the bottom of Billy's story, Strike and Robin Ellacott, once his assistant, now a partner in the agency, set off on a twisting trail that leads them through the backstreets of London, into a secretive inner sanctum within Parliament, and to a beautiful but sinister manor house deep in the countryside
Live by night by Ben Affleck( Visual )

9 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 689 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's the roaring twenties and prohibition hasn't stopped the flow of booze in an underground network of gangster-run speakeasies. The opportunity to gain power and money is there for any man with enough nerve, and Joe Coughlin, the son of the Boston Police superintendent, long ago turned his back on his strict upbringing for the spoils of being an outlaw. But even among criminals there are rules, and Joe breaks a big one: crossing a powerful mob boss by stealing his money and his moll
The cuckoo's calling by Robert Galbraith( )

33 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in English and held by 639 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A gripping, elegant mystery steeped in the atmosphere of London. A war veteran wounded both physically and psychologically, Cormoran Strike's life is in disarray. The case gives him a lifeline, but it comes at a personal cost. The more he delves into the model's complex world, the darker things get
Prime suspect( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detective Chief Inspector Jane Tennison is promoted to Detective Superintendent. Includes three 2-hour episodes: The Lost Child, Inner Circles, and The Scent Of Darkness
Ruby in the smoke by Brian Percival( Visual )

5 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Victorian London, fearless young Sally Lockhart has a mind for numbers and for sleuthing. Recently orphaned Sally is armed with a pearl-handled pistol and her keen mind, uncovers the secrets of her father's death aboard the sunken schooner Lavinia, discovers hidden cursed jewels, and faces England's deadliest villains with bold courage
The silkworm by Robert Galbraith( )

8 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When novelist Owen Quine goes missing, his wife calls in private detective Cormoran Strike. At first, Mrs. Quine just thinks her husband has gone off by himself for a few days--as he has done before--and she wants Strike to find him and bring him home. But as Strike investigates, it becomes clear that there is more to Quine's disappearance than his wife realizes. The novelist has just completed a manuscript featuring poisonous pen-portraits of almost everyone he knows. If the novel were to be published, it would ruin lives--meaning that there are a lot of people who might want him silenced. When Quine is found brutally murdered under bizarre circumstances, it becomes a race against time to understand the motivation of a ruthless killer, a killer unlike any Strike has encountered before
A touch of Frost by R. D Wingfield( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 2 disc set includes season 7 and season 8 of 'A touch of Frost'. Award-winning British actor, David Jason, is Jack Frost, a no-nonsense detective whose unorthodox methods fuel the tension between him and others
A touch of Frost by R. D Wingfield( Visual )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack Frost is a non-nonsense detective whose unorthodox methods fuel the tension between him and his superiors. While Frost's rude behavior may label him boorish among his peers, the people of Denton know they can count on him when trouble arises
Close to the enemy( Visual )

5 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Intelligence officer Captain Callum Ferguson, is tasked by the army to ensure that a captured German scientist, Dieter, starts working for the British RAF on urgently developing the jet engine. With the background of the emerging Cold War, it's crucial for British national security that cutting-edge technology is made available to the armed forces as quickly as possible
The last Sherlock Holmes story by Michael Dibdin( Recording )

17 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's famous detective and his faithful companion Dr. Watson are given a novel treatment by Michael Dibdin in this thriller, which finds the detectives stalking Jack the Ripper in the streets of London's East End in 1888
The great train robbery( Visual )

6 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's November of 1962, and Bruce Reynolds is gathering a group of men together with the intent of robbing a Royal Mail train bound for London from Glasgow. The gang holds a practice robbery in the London Heathrow Airport to see if they're ready, and then, on August 8, 1963, they rob the train of millions in cash. Six of Scotland Yard's finest police officers are called in to investigate the case, determined to not only recover the stolen money, but also to put away the masterminds
Emperor : the death of kings by Conn Iggulden( Recording )

26 editions published between 2004 and 2018 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Caesar builds a legend far from Rome, his friend Marcus Brutus rises to power in the wake of a dictator's murder. Once they were like brothers, sharing ideals and an attraction to a forbidden woman. Now they will unite again to fight a gladiator named Spartacus, whose army will battle Rome. In a sparsely settled region of North Africa, a band of disheveled soldiers turn their eyes toward one man among them: their leader, Julius Caesar. The soldiers are Roman legionaries
Hustle by Hustle (Television program)( Visual )

4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follow the adventures of a gang of five expert con-artists let loose on the streets of London. They are specialists in liberating cash from the amoral and undeserving
The Noël Coward collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Noël Coward is the definitive playwright of the early 20th century, contributing a robust repertoire of brilliant material. Playwright, actor, composer, and irrepressible socialite, Coward charmed high society in both London and New York during his heyday, and his work continues to charm audiences today with its urbane wit, sly humor and distinctive style
Hu$tle by Hustle( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"How would you execute a con? Cover all the angles and leave nothing to chance or rely on charm alone? Let the experts show you how it's done. The con is back on with the complete second season of Hustle."--Container
The gates of Rome by Conn Iggulden( Recording )

22 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the spectacle of gladiatorial combat to the intrigue of the Senate, from the foreign wars that created an empire to the betrayals that almost tore it apart, the Emperor novels tell the remarkable story of the man who would become the greatest Roman of them all: Julius Caesar. The Gates of Rome introduces an ambitious young man facing his first great test. In the city of Rome, a titanic power struggle is about to shake the Republic to its core. Citizens will fight citizen in a bloody conflict-and Julius Caesar will be in the thick of the action
Hu$tle( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Strapped for cash after a spell in Las Vegas, the expert tricksters are confronted by some risky situations. They devise and execute more devious schemes to replenish their coffers by depriving some nasty characters of their ill-gotten gains
Hu$tle( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this season, the team loses Mickey Bricks to an overseas sabbatical, so it's time for someone else to lead the gang. Danny steps up to the plate, but can the others convince him that the team needs another member-- especially when it comes in the form of street kid Billy Bond? There are, as always, plenty of marks who are greedy, rude, or simply nasty enough to be parted from their cash. Targets include a porn baron, a ruthless nursing home owner, and a charity crook. The crew also hits LA and Las Vegas, but when they're not on their home turf, will their audacious attempts catch up with them in the end?
Aristophanes : the gods are laughing( Visual )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This pseudo-biography juxtaposes elements of Aristophanic plays with the activities of contemporaneous people to show how Aristophanes became the father of political satire and why his theatrical innovations are still staples of the contemporary theatre
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Гленистер, Роберт

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