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Heffron, Richard 1930-

Overview
Works: 178 works in 368 publications in 4 languages and 4,928 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Television adaptations  Television mini-series  Rock music  Film adaptations  Biography  Personal narratives‡vAmerican  Fiction  Historical drama 
Roles: Director, Scribe, Author of screenplay, Performer, Scenarist, Film editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4575
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Richard Heffron
I will fight no more forever ( Visual )
37 editions published between 1975 and 2012 in English and German and held by 1,228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of the Nez Percé War of 1877, during which Chief Joseph & the Nez Percé Indians fought General Oliver Otis Howard & the U.S. Army for 108 consecutive days before finally surrendering on Oct. 8, 1877
North & South by John Jakes ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 671 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This saga follows two families - the Hazards, from the North, and the Mains, from the South - through their changing fortunes at home and the harsh realities of the battlefields. When the South surrenders at the end of the Civil War, the families are reunited once again in friendship. In the final installment, the two families continue through Post-Civil War Reconstruction into pioneer Indian territories
North and South by Jonathan Couch ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Episode 2, Orry and George complete their West Point education then fight side by side in the Mexican-American War. Orry is seriously wounded but the intervention of a savvy surgeon saves Orry's leg from amputation. The surgeon also intervenes in Geoge's life, introducing the young soldier to his future bride
North and South ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
One is from a Northern industrial family, one from a Southern plantation family. They're West Point graduates whose tried-and-true loyalty helps them survive the Mexican-American War. But their bond faces sterner tests. The issues dividing North and South can also set friend against friend
V, the final battle ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alien spacecraft with humanlike passengers have come to Earth. They say they come in peace for food and water--the water they find in our reservoirs; the food they find walking about everywhere on two legs
The great St. Louis bank robbery by Charles Guggenheim ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1959 and 2007 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Steve McQueen plays a football hero who fatefully ends up with career criminals planning a bank robbery. No single gang member trusts the other, which proves fatal when the heist goes bad! Actual St. Louis police officers play themselves in the same respective roles of the true story
Danielle Steel's no greater love ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Aboard the doomed ship Titanic, Edwina toasts her engagement while surrounded by her family, until she loses them. For a decade she holds together the family newspaper empire while raising her siblings
Fillmore ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When legendary rock impresario Bill Graham closed the Fillmore West in the summer of 1971, he made sure it went out with a bang. Over five nights, acts including the Grateful Dead and Santana took to the stage for one final send off. The madness leading up to the shows and the gritty backstage footage are chronicled in this classic rock film
North and South ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two families, the Hazards and the Mains, are geographically and ideologically separated by the U.S. Civil War. The hatred, prejudice, and greed that tear at the fabric of a nation also threaten to destroy the threads that have woven the lives of these two families together
Futureworld ( Visual )
20 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Futureworld" begins where "Westworld" left off, a magnificent computerised complex where each guests' wildest fantasies are fulfilled, and robots do all the work. Two reporters feel something is not as it appears to be, and set out to investigate
The California Kid ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1974 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A forgotten action gem about a young man who faces off against the sinister sheriff who killed his brother"--Container
Anatomy of an illness ( )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dramatization of the true story of Norman Cousins, editor of The Saturday review, who refused to accept the bleak prognosis for a degenerative spinal illness and battles it with unconventional methods, including humor
A Rumor of war ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1980 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Details the transformation of an idealistic college student into an embittered Marine charged with the murder of Vietnamese civilians
The search for America by Huston Smith ( Book )
2 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The St. Louis bank robbery ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1959 and 2004 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Portrays four criminals who plan a bank robbery amidst their frustrations and jealousies. A psychological drama based on an actual crime in St. Louis, Missouri and filmed in the same setting where it occurred
La Révolution française by Robert Enrico ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in French and No Linguistic content and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A history of the French Revolution from the decision of the king to convene the Etats-Generaux in 1789 in order to deal with France's debt problem. The first part of the movie tells the story from 1789 until August 10, 1792 (when King Louis XVI lost all his authority and was put in prison). The second part carries the story through the end of the terror in 1794, including the deaths by guillotine of Louis XVI, Marie-Antoinette, Danton, and Desmoulins
The Rockford files backlash of the hunter ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1974 and 1994 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The new client wants Rockford to discover whether her father committed suicide or was murdered. Each clue Rockford discovers is more bizarre -- and dangerous -- than the last one until Rockford becomes the hunted instead of the hunter
Sam Elliott I will fight no more, forever and Molly and Lawless John 2 pack ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
I will fight no more, forever is a story of courage as the Nez Perce Indian tribe, under Chief Joseph, is driven to war with the US government in 1877. In Molly and Lawless John, Elliott steals the sheriff's wife, and the sheriff follows in hot pursuit, vowing to get her back
Napoleon and Josephine a love story ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Napoleon Bonaparte, the brilliant general who leads France from chaos to become the most powerful nation in Europe, controls the fate of a continent as he commands a seemingly unstoppable army. The man with the strength and ego to proclaim himself emperor falls in love with Josephine de Beauharnais, an older woman with two children. But after her death, his victories turn to defeat, and one of the mightiest empires in history crumbles
North and south ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Het leven van twee rijke Amerikaanse families in de 19e eeuw, waarvan de verbondenheid in gevaar komt door de strijd tegen de slavernij en de Burgeroorlog
 
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Alternative Names
Heffron, Richard 1930-2007
Heffron, Richard T.
Heffron, Richard T. 1930-
Heffron, Richard T., 1930-2007
Languages
English (136)
French (11)
Spanish (5)
German (5)
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