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Wolfe, Linda 1935-

Overview
Works: 69 works in 240 publications in 4 languages and 8,988 library holdings
Genres: Case studies  Trials, litigation, etc  Biography  Drama  History  Recipes  Menus  Literary cookbooks  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Actor
Classifications: TX716.A1, 641.59729
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Most widely held works about Linda Wolfe
 
Most widely held works by Linda Wolfe
The cooking of the Caribbean Islands by Linda Wolfe( Book )

30 editions published between 1970 and 1985 in English and held by 1,191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the backgrounds of the foods served in the islands of the Caribbean and provides a great variety of recipes that have been developed within the last twenty years
Wasted : the preppie murder by Linda Wolfe( Book )

12 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in English and held by 1,061 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The report of two priviledged young people, the social milieu that brought them together, the terrible tragedy that resulted, and the trial
The professor and the prostitute : and other true tales of murder and madness by Linda Wolfe( Book )

14 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Here is the tragic, harrowing, and mysterious story of William Douglas, suburban husband, father of three, and noted professor at Tufts University's School of Medicine, who fell in love with a beautiful young prostitute and, a year later, brutally murdered her
Love me to death by Linda Wolfe( Book )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and held by 610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A journalist's memoir of the hunt for her friend's killer
Double life : the shattering affair between Chief Judge Sol Wachtler and socialite Joy Silverman by Linda Wolfe( Book )

4 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in English and held by 562 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Acclaimed true-crime journalist Linda Wolfe presents the bizarre and riveting true story of how the chief judge of the New York State Court of Appeals was brought down by sexual obsession. He was the top justice of New York's highest court. She was a stunning socialite and his wife's step-cousin. In 1993 Sol Wachtler was convicted of blackmail and extortion against Joy Silverman, his former mistress. How did a respected jurist and one of the most prominent men in America end up serving time in prison? Linda Wolfe starts at the beginning--from Wachtler's modest Brooklyn upbringing through his courtship and marriage to Joan Wolosoff, the only child of a wealthy real estate developer. Joy Fererh was three and a half when her father walked out. When she and Sol met, he was fifty-five and nearing the pinnacle of his legal career. She was a thirtysomething stay-at-home mother who, with Sol's help, made a career for herself as a Republican Party fundraiser. They kept their affair a secret--until an explosive mix of sex, power, betrayal, and prescription-drug abuse set the stage for the tabloid headlines of the decade
Private practices by Linda Wolfe( Book )

10 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in English and held by 529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

MEDICAL NOVEL: The brothers Zauber share a lucrative practice, family secrets, and power at the expense of patients
The murder of Dr. Chapman : the legendary trials of Lucretia Chapman and her lover by Linda Wolfe( Book )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides an in-depth study of an early nineteenth-century case of love, sex, and murder involving the scandalous relationship between Lucretia Winslow Chapman and her lover, con man Lino Espos y Mina, and their trial for her husband's murder
Recipes : the cooking of the Caribbean Islands by Linda Wolfe( Book )

7 editions published between 1970 and 1985 in English and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Cosmo report by Linda Wolfe( Book )

19 editions published between 1980 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Largest-ever sexual survey of American Women. Bigger by far than the Kinsey Report or any other sexual study of American women, the Cosmo Report is a landmark work about female behavior. The report is based on the responses of more than one hundred thousand readers of Cosmopolitan magazine to a questionnaire about their sexual habits and preferences. But what makes the book more than a mere set of statistics--however revealin--is that many of the respondents augmented their replies with highly personal letters detailing the sexual practices they engaged in, the ones they most enjoyed, the ones they abhorred, and how they felt about the sexual revolution that transformed the lives of women in the 1970s and 1980s"--
Playing around : women and extramarital sex by Linda Wolfe( Book )

6 editions published between 1975 and 2001 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kinsey : public and private( Book )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

..."Reflects screenwriter and director Bill Condon's five year foray into the facts, figures and files of Kinsey's life and work for his film "Kinsey" "--Jacket
The literary gourmet : menus from masterpieces by Linda Wolfe( Book )

10 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A unique cookbook for the avid reader, the award-winning Literary Gourmet has become an underground culinary classic. One of the first American works to anthologize dining scenes from literary masterpieces, the book also explores why so many of the world's greatest authors used dining scenes in their work, and provides recipes for recreating these sumptuous literary meals. The recipes gathered from classic cookbooks of the authors' own times and accompanied by histories of the chefs who wrote those books, have been adapted for our times and tested in the kitchens of New York
McCall's introduction to German cooking( Book )

3 editions published between 1972 and 1973 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

McCall's introduction to British cooking( Book )

3 editions published between 1972 and 1973 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

McCall's introduction to Mexican cooking( Book )

3 editions published between 1971 and 1973 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

McCall's introduction to Scandinavian cooking( Book )

6 editions published between 1971 and 1973 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

My daughter, myself : an unexpected journey : a memoir by Linda Wolfe( Book )

2 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A riveting memoir about the passions and perplexities of the mother-daughter bond In My Daughter, Myself , acclaimed journalist Linda Wolfe chronicles her thirty-eight-year-old daughter’s near-fatal stroke, the arduous course of physical and mental rehabilitation that led to the young woman’s remarkable recovery, and the profound ways in which that journey from morbidity to health tested and changed every member of their blended family. Heart-stopping and highly personal, Wolfe’s memoir is an inspiring account of how a mother, suddenly confronted by every mother’s worst nightmare, must master the unfamiliar language of hospitals and illness, discover untapped wells of resilience within both her daughter and herself, and ultimately learn to let her daughter be her guide as they embark on an altogether new chapter in their lives
Wasted : the preppie murder by Linda Wolfe( Recording )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Playing around : women and infidelity by Linda Wolfe( Book )

5 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Intimate, explosive, revelatory American women talk about having been unfaithful to their primary sexual partners. Why did they cheat? How and where did they manage to meet with their lovers? Were the affairs more sexually satisfying than the women's primary relationships? More emotionally satisfying? Did they feel guilt? Did they keep their affairs secret or admit them to partners or friends? And, whether confessed or not, how did infidelity affect the women's lives? Intimate and explosive, Playing Around explores the pleasures and pains of female infidelity and illuminates women's participation in a behavior that is often viewed as predominantly male
 
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Linda Wolfe Amerikaans journaliste

Wolfe, Linda

لیندا وولف ژورنالیست آمریکایی

ウルフ, リンダ

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Love me to deathPrivate practicesThe murder of Dr. Chapman : the legendary trials of Lucretia Chapman and her loverPlaying around : women and extramarital sexKinsey : public and privateThe literary gourmet : menus from masterpieces