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Gaminara, William

Overview
Works: 90 works in 264 publications in 1 language and 2,855 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Military history  History  War stories  Historical fiction  Drama  Detective and mystery fiction  Adventure stories  Biography  War fiction 
Roles: Narrator, Author, Actor, Performer, Librettist
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by William Gaminara
Sharpe's fortress by Bernard Cornwell( Recording )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sharpe is now an officer in Sir Arthur Wellesley's army, and discovers that his fellow officers are not welcoming. Unsure of his authority, he is failing and his failing seems assured when he is relegated to a tedious job in the baggage train. There, he discovers a treason from his worst enemy, Sergeant Obadiah Hakeswill
Sharpe's siege : Richard Sharpe and the Winter Campaign, 1814 by Bernard Cornwell( Recording )

10 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This story continues the exploits of Richard Sharpe, a soldier who rises from the British ranks to become an officer during the Napoleonic Wars. In this episode, Sharpe goes lookingfor a regiment of replacements who exist on paper, but cannot be located physically
Sharpe's battle : [Richard Sharpe and the Battle of Fuentes de Oñoro] by Bernard Cornwell( Recording )

14 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While fighting in the Peninsular War, Richard Sharpe, a British Napoleonic soldier, must prove himself at the Battle of Fuentes de Oñoro, May 1811
Sharpe's gold by Bernard Cornwell( Recording )

8 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Richard Sharpe embarks on a desperate mission. He must recover the treasure, vital to the success of the war, now hidden behind enemy lines. The gold is in the possession of a powerful guerrilla leader, feared by ally and enemy alike. But Sharpe's fiercest battles lie with the British officers, mistrustful of his ruthless methods
Sharpe's sword : [Richard Sharpe and the Salamanca campaign, June and July 1812] by Bernard Cornwell( Recording )

10 editions published between 1983 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Richard Sharpe fights a ruthless, sadistic Colonel Leroux at the Battle of Salamanca
The bridesmaid by Ruth Rendell( Recording )

16 editions published between 1990 and 2017 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As her father is dead, Fee has her brother Philip give her away. When he meets Senta Pelham, one of the bridesmaids, he finds himself drawn into an erotic and disturbing relationship
Sharpe's escape by Bernard Cornwell( Recording )

7 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The year is 1810, and the British Army is struggling against the confident French, who are assailing Portugal once again. As British soldiers cross into Spain, they find a hunger-ridden, depleted land. In the middle of the chaos is Captain of the Light Company, Richard Sharpe, who has found a new nemesis in Ferragus, a duplicitous Portuguese man well-connected with the French invaders. However, the battle between the two men takes a more dangerous turn, when Sharpe, no longer with his regiment, takes some unorthodox routes to prosecute his personal battle. With only his ex-colleague, the reliable Sergeant Harper and a Portuguese ally, Jorge Vicente, to help confront myriad enemies, the Sharpe/Ferragus duel is fought through the ruined streets of Coimbra and on to Lisbon, as Wellington mounts a coup de grace against the French
According to Hoyle by William Gaminara( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Not dead yet by Peter James( Recording )

9 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For LA producer Larry Brooker, this is the movie that could bring the fortune that has so long eluded him. For rock superstar, Gaia, desperate to be taken seriously as an actor, this is the role that could get her an Oscar nomination. For the City of Brighton and Hove, the publicity value of a major Hollywood movie being filmed on location, about the city's greatest love story--between King George IVth and Maria Fitzherbert--is incalculable. For Detective Superintendent Roy Grace of Sussex CID, it is a nightmare unfolding in front of his eyes. An obsessed stalker is after Gaia. One attempt on her life is made days before she leaves her Bel Air home to fly to Brighton. Now, he has been warned, the stalker may be at large in his city, waiting, watching, planning
Sharpe's tiger by Bernard Cornwell( Recording )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sharpe and the rest of his battalion are about to embark upon the siege of Seringapatam, island citadel of the Tippoo of Mysore
Sharpe's revenge by Bernard Cornwell( Recording )

12 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Richard Sharpe, after winning the battle for the city of Toulouse, France, must find the person who has accused him of stealing a consignment of Napoleon's treasure
Sharpe's regiment : Richard Sharpe and the invasion of France, June to November 1813 by Bernard Cornwell( Recording )

7 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1813, although the tide of the Napoleonic Wars is turning in favor of Britain and its coalition, Major Richard Share finds himself fighting a political battle in England. In dire need of reinforcement so that his regiment is not disbanded, Sharpe begins a war of bureaucracy against a home-grown enemy
A fatal inversion by Barbara Vine( Recording )

16 editions published between 1989 and 2016 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the long, hot summer of 1976, a group of young people is camping in Wyvis Hall. Adam, Rufus, Shiva, Vivien and Zosie hardly ask why they are there or how they are to live; they scavenge, steal and sell the family heirlooms. Ten years later, the bodies of a woman and child are discovered in the Hall's animal cemetery. Which woman? And whose child?
Sharpe's company : Richard Sharpe and the seige of Badajoz, January to April 1812 by Bernard Cornwell( )

8 editions published between 1982 and 2008 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It was a hard winter. For Richard Sharpe, it was the worst he could remember. He had lost his command to a wealthy man. And from England comes his oldest enemy -- the ruthless Hakeswill -- utterly determined to ruin Sharpe. To lead an assault on the thick, sheer battlements of the Badajoz fortress is suicide, yet Richard Sharpe must lead one. For inside the walls are his wife and daughter, and only he can save them
Sharpe's Waterloo by Bernard Cornwell( Recording )

10 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In June 1815, as Europe heads towards one of the most decisive battles in history, Lieutrnant-Colonel Richard Sharpe finds himself on the personal staff of the Young Frog, Frederick, Prince of Orange, who has been given command of a large proportion of Allied Forces. Frederick refuses to listen to Sharpe's scouting reports of an enormous French army marching towards Brussels with the lately returned Emperor Napoleon at its head--until it is nearly too late
Sharpe's devil by Bernard Cornwell( )

7 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In his quest to discover the truth about the disappearance of the Donna Louisa Vivar's husband, Richard Sharpe is taken to Chile, where he soon finds himself caught up in the rebellion against Spanish rule and fighting alongside the flamboyant rebel admiral, Lord Thomas Cochrane
Morgan's run by Colleen McCullough( Recording )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sexy, educated, and a convicted felon, Englishman Richard Morgan finds romance and adventure on a harsh, untamed continent in this historical saga of Australia's first settlers
Byron : mad, bad and dangerous to know : a poet and his publisher( Visual )

5 editions published between 1987 and 1993 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary about Lord Byron, based on Byron's correspondence to his publisher, John Murray; on his poetry; and on an interview with a descendant of Murray
The three lions by William Gaminara( Book )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"David Beckham, Prince William and David Cameron are in Zurich the night before England's bid for the 2018 World Cup. Between them they thrash out a plan that will woo FIFA and bring the beautiful game home. But as precious minutes tick by things start to go disastrously and deliciously wrong. Whatever else is at stake, this is more, much more, than a question of sport."--Page 4 of cover
Sharpe's rifles : Richard Sharpe and the french invasion of galicia, January 1809 by Bernard Cornwell( )

4 editions published between 1989 and 2007 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sharpe must lead his men through the enemy infested mountains of Spain
 
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According to Hoyle
Alternative Names
William Gaminara britischer Schauspieler und Drehbuchautor

William Gaminara British actor and screenwriter

William Gaminara Brits acteur

ויליאם גמינרה שחקן ותסריטאי בריטי

威廉·加米那拉

威廉·蓋米納拉

Languages
English (158)

Covers
Sharpe's sword : [Richard Sharpe and the Salamanca campaign, June and July 1812]According to HoyleSharpe's tigerSharpe's revengeSharpe's regiment : Richard Sharpe and the invasion of France, June to November 1813Sharpe's WaterlooMorgan's run