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Lawrence, Robert

Works: 277 works in 538 publications in 1 language and 8,114 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  History  War films  Historical films  Drama  Film adaptations  Lectures  Thrillers (Fiction)  Legal fiction (Literature) 
Roles: Narrator, Author, Film editor, Commentator, Other, Editor, Performer, Producer, Creator
Classifications: BF1815.N8, 813.54
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Robert Lawrence
The complete prophecies of Nostradamus by Nostradamus( Book )

10 editions published between 1994 and 1999 in English and held by 912 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collects all the prophetic verses of the sixteenth-century seer, presented in the original medieval French text, with an English translation and interpretations of each prophecy
The first law by John T Lescroart( Recording )

20 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Defense attorney Dismas Hardy and Lieutenant Abe Glitsky find themselves outside the law in their 11th outing. A private police force supervised by the San Francisco Police Department - a holdover from the city's vigilante past - suspect the proprietor of a run-down local bar. When the man flees, Hardy and Glitsky are caught in the crossfire
L.A. dead by Stuart Woods( Recording )

20 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stone Barrington, an ex-cop-turned-lawyer, becomes caught between a woman abandoned on the altar and another suspected of murder
The edge by Catherine Coulter( Recording )

12 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in English and held by 552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Baffled by a seemingly supernatural connection to his critically injured sister, FBI agent Ford MacDougal, heads to Oregon in search of an explanation only to be faced with more questions than answers
The short forever by Stuart Woods( Recording )

12 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arriving in London to find a young woman, who has been seen in the company of an unsavory gentleman, for a client, Stone Barrington stumbles upon a deadly rivalry between two spies and is implicated in a horrifying double murder
The oath by John T Lescroart( Recording )

18 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in English and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the head of a San Francisco HMO dies in his own hospital, nobody doubts that a hit-and-run car accident was the cause, until the autopsy shows an overdose of potassium, and defense attorney Dismas Hardy and the police get involved and discover a trail of homicide in the hospital
The hearing by John T Lescroart( Recording )

26 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in English and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dismas Hardy encounters political corruption and conspiracy when he takes on San Francisco's embattled, ambitious D.A. by defending a homeless heroin addict on trial for the murder of a homicide lieutenant's daughter
The tin collectors : [a novel] by Stephen J Cannell( Recording )

22 editions published between 2000 and 2016 in English and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L.A. police detective Shane Scully comes under investigation by Internal Affairs (derisively known as "the tin collectors") after he kills his ex-partner who was one of the mayor's bodyguards. Temporarily reassigned so that he can remain under the department's watchful eye, Scully finds that more than its badge is at stake when he is set up to take the rap in a deadly plot of corruption and conspiracy that reaches to the highest levels of the LAPD
Dirty work by Stuart Woods( Recording )

16 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After being approached for a celebrity divorce case, former cop-turned-lawyer Stone Barrington, is willing to help. The only problem is that the divorce turns into a dirty, catastrophic murder. The husband is now dead and the wife is nowhere to be found. Stone is now left to clear his somewhat questionable reputation, in his new line of dirty work he has recently acquired
New York dead by Stuart Woods( Recording )

15 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in English and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Everyone is always telling Stone Barrington that he's too smart to be a cop, but it's pure luck that places him on the nighttime street in time to witness the horrifying incident that turns his life inside out, for soon his life becomes entwined with that of Sasha Nijinsky, the hottest and most beautiful TV anchorwoman. Her life and death are increasingly shocking as Barrington discovers a perilous web of unspeakable crimes, dangerous friends, and sexual depravity, with Sasha as their common thread
Is Paris burning? by Rene Clément( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As the Nazis march through Europe in 1944, the freedom fighters of Paris mount a brave resistance. Hitler sends a top general to determine if the city can be held. If not, Paris will be burned
Dirty work by Stuart Woods( Recording )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hired to collect evidence for a celebrity divorce case, cop-turned-lawyer Stone Barrington finds himself having to defend his honor when the person he is investigating is murdered
Gone, baby, gone : a novel by Dennis Lehane( Recording )

6 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Boston PIs Patrick Kenzie and Angela Gennaro have been hired to find a six-year-old girl who vanished from her home without a trace. Despite enormous public attention, extensive news coverage, and dogged police work, the investigation has gone nowhere. But it's a case rife with sinister circumstances: a strangely indifferent mother, a pedophile couple, a bizarre subculture of homeless parents, and a shadowy police unit with a covert agenda and no qualms about enforcing it
Full dress gray by Lucian K Truscott( Recording )

8 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The death of a female cadet during parade causes an investigation into the sexual behavior at the military academy where the rules become don't ask and don't tell
Sacred : a novel by Dennis Lehane( Recording )

5 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trevor Stone is dying. He hires Boston private detectives Patrick Kenzie and Angela Gennaro to find his missing daughter who has been gone three weeks. So has the first investigator hired to find her. As Patrick and Angie begin their search, they are lead down a path of half-truths and corruption
The colonel by Patrick A Davis( Recording )

11 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retired Air Force investigator Martin Collins assists on a case in which Colonel Margaret Wildman and her children were found with their throats slashed. Files show a link between the colonel and a series of airline crashes, and as the political pressure to keep a secret grows, so does the body count
The pledge : [a novel] by Rob Kean( Recording )

5 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a freshman Sigma Delta Phi pledge dies after a brutal hazing, Dean Anson Templeton orchestrates a sinister cover-up. All Sigma needs is a rubber-stamp exoneration from the undergraduate-run disciplinary council, the D-Squad. However, one D-Squad member, Shawn Jakes, doesn't buy Templeton's story, and demands a wide-ranging investigation
Witness to the truth : [a novel of the FBI] by Paul Lindsay( Recording )

6 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An FBI agent nabs an armed-and-dangerous drug dealer single-handedly. His reward: an angry reprimand for neglecting to call in for backup. Welcome to today's FBI, where crime fighting takes a backseat to brown-nosing and backbiting--unless you happen to be Special Agent Mike Devlin. A streetwise veteran of Detroit's downtown war zone, Devlin plays to win -- and he plays by his own rules. Which is why he's now assigned to the Bureau's version of Siberia, midnight wiretap duty. But you can't keep a good man down for long, and when Devlin gets wind of a Mafia mole inside the FBI, he springs into action. Recruiting a squad of fellow FBI renegades, he sets out to stop the leak while staying one step ahead of the suits back at the office. Here is a novel that only an FBI agent could have written: an authentic tour through Detroit's criminal underworld, and a stinging swipe at the Bureau's bureaucratic follies
Stuart Woods CD collection : Dirty work : Reckless abandon by Stuart Woods( Recording )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dirty Work: Back in New York City after the London adventures of The Short Forever, cop-turned-lawyer Stone Barrington is approached by a colleague at the firm of Woodman & Weld who needs help with a celebrity divorce case. Heiress Elena Marks needs proof of her layabout husband's infidelity before she can begin divorce proceedings. When the undercover work Stone sets up turns dirty - and catastrophic - leaving the errant husband dead and the mystery woman gone without a trace, Stone must clear his own good name and find a killer hiding among the glitterati of New York's high society. Reckless Abandon: Stone Barrington is, once again, right at home in New York City; but this time he is joined by the tenacious Holly Barker from Orchid Blues, the lady police chief of Orchid Island, Florida. In Reckless Abandon, Holly finally makes it to Manhattan, hot on the trail of an evil fugitive from her jurisdiction. Stone is, well, glad to see her, right up until the moment when her presence creates a great danger to both of them - and to their surprise, she becomes the pursued, not the pursuer
Empire builders by Ben Bova( Recording )

3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dan Randolph never plays by the rules. A hell-raising maverick with no patience for fools, he is admired by his friends, feared by his enemies, and desired by the world's loveliest women. Acting as a twenty-first privateer, Randolph broke the political strangle-hold on space exploration, and became one of the world's richest men in the bargain. Now an ecological crisis threatens Earth-and the same politicians that Randolph outwitted the first time want to impose a world dictatorship to deal with it. Dan Randolph knows that the answer lies in more human freedom, not less-and in the boundless resources of space. But can he stay free long enough to give the world that chance?
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The complete prophecies of Nostradamus
The first lawL.A. deadThe edgeThe short foreverThe oathThe hearingThe tin collectors : [a novel]Dirty work
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