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Cartwright, Jon

Overview
Works: 143 works in 177 publications in 1 language and 293 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Political fiction  Biography  Science fiction  Novels  Lullabies  Drama  Action and adventure fiction  Sports films  Adventure stories, English 
Roles: Performer, Narrator
Classifications: B3313.A43, 193
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jon Cartwright
Triangle at Rhodes( Visual )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On holiday in Greece, Poirot observes the growing infatuation between two British tourists, their respective spouses are not amused
Thus spoke Zarathustra : a book for all and none by Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche( Recording )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thus Spoke Zarathustra, the most famous and influential work of Friedrich Nietzsche, is a philosophical novel that articulates the themes central to Nietzsche's mature thought--a rejection of religious morality, the will to power, and the idea of the "Übermensch" or "superman"--Through the religious prophet-like character of Zarathustra
Baby's best lullabies( Recording )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cry, the beloved country by Alan Paton( Recording )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alan Paton's classic explosure of the tragic effects and deeprooted causes of South Africa's racist policies. Revd. Stephen Kumalo travels to Johannesburg to search for his sister Gertrude and his delinquent son, Absalom, a search that takes him through a labyrinth of crime, degradation and desperation. The novel however, ends on a positive note with Jarvis's determination to rise above tragedy by helping the poor black community
The healing garden for baby( Recording )

1 edition published in 2002 and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eagle in the sky by Wilbur A Smith( Recording )

5 editions published between 1993 and 1997 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Israel's nerve-snapping struggle for survival. David Morgan's brilliance as a Mirage pilot is the passport to Debra's love. But terrorism and tragedy, spawned by the violence which drew them together, threatens to tear them apart
The Greek key by Colin Forbes( Recording )

3 editions published between 1988 and 1997 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Russian president will be assassinated - the Generals took the decision last night." Trapped in a vortex of violence and death, Tweed begins to uncover a diabolical plot to destroy glasnost. Only Tweed can stop them, if he isn't already too late
No time like the present by Nadine Gordimer( Recording )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the heart of this story is an interracial couple, Steve and Jabulile, living in a newly - tentatively - free South Africa. He is a university lecturer, she a lawyer, both comrades in the Struggle and now parents of children born in freedom. There is nothing so extraordinary about their lives, and yet, in telling their story, and the stories of their friends and families, Gordimer manages to capture the tortured, fragmented essence of a nation struggling to define itself in the post-apartheid world
Ruddlemoor by E. V Thompson( Recording )

2 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben journeys to Cornwall to take over Ruddlemoor, a China clay works. His arrival unsettles the local community, and his charm wins hearts
Precipice by Colin Forbes( Recording )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tweed, Paula Grey, and Bob Newman are locked in battle with "The Motorman", their most formidable enemy yet
The story of Gulliver by Jonathan Coe( Recording )

5 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gulliver is a travel-hungry and adventurous ship's doctor, who has the odd misfortune of being ship-wrecked four times in as many voyages. Through Jonathan Coe's expert retelling of Swift's famous satire about our human hubris and desires, today's young readers are swept along as Gulliver finds himself a giant among tiny humans in Lilliput; a tiny human among giants in Brobdignag; on the flying island of Laputa, with its most impractical intellectuals; and finally in the land of the Houyhnhnms, talking horses who think precious little of human 'Yahoos'
The leopard hunts in darkness by Wilbur A Smith( Recording )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bestselling author fled Africa when the Bush war ended, and now, disillusioned and empty of inspiration in New York, he is asked to return to his roots in Africa on a secret mission funded by the World Bank; his task is to send back information on ivory poaching and signs of Soviet interference in the country
Into the silence : [the Great War, Mallory, and the conquest of Everest] by Wade Davis( Recording )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"On June 6, 1924, two men set out from a camp perched at 23,000 feet on an ice ledge just below the lip of Mount Everest's North Col. George Mallory, thirty-seven, was Britain's finest climber. Sandy Irvine was a young Oxford scholar of twenty-two with little previous mountaineering experience. Neither of them returned. In this magisterial work of history and adventure, based on more than a decade of prodigious research in British, Canadian, and European archives, and months in the field in Nepal and Tibet, Wade Davis vividly re-creates British climbers' epic attempts to scale Mount Everest in the early 1920s. With new access to letters and diaries, Davis recounts the heroic efforts of George Mallory and his fellow climbers to conquer the mountain in the face of treacherous terrain and furious weather"--Publisher's web site
Singing spears by E. V Thompson( Recording )

2 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Daniel Retallick and his family farm a homestead in Matabeleland during the 1880s when the African natives of the land are rising up against the white settlers
A most contagious game by Catherine Aird( Recording )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a heart attack ends his successful business career in London at 52, Thomas Harding and his wife move to a mysterious Elizabethan house in the country. His efforts to unravel the secret of the old house parallel a murder investigation in the village
Forward the foundation by Isaac Asimov( Recording )

3 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hari Seldon is an ordinary man with an extraordinary propose-- to preserve humanity through the inevitable fall of the Galactic Empire. His greatest achievement is the invention of psychohistory. At last the danger, intrigue, and sacrifice that brought about the fall of the Empire and the birth of "The Foundation" are revealed
Breaking ground by David C Lewis( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Snowboarders perform their extreme freestyle techniques at various locations around the world
Too late the phalarope by Alan Paton( Recording )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The bitter racial problems in South Africa mean that the love of a white man for a black girl is illegal under the Immorality Act, and breaking that strict code can lead only to the utter destruction of the man and his whole family. This story mirrors the beauty and terror of this sad country. 1971
The seventh scroll by Wilbur A Smith( Recording )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Royan and Duraid Al Simmu were the first to discover the tomb of Queen Lostris, together with the scrolls recording the burial of Pharoah Mamose with his vast treasure. As the search moves from the Nile to Ethiopia, a savage battle begins
Thus spake Zarathustra by Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In his thirtieth year Zarathustra, the archetypal "Ubermensch" representative of the highest passion and creativity, abandons his home for the mountains, where he lives on a level of experience far above the conventional standards of good and evil
 
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