A Man For All Seasons

Author: Robert Bolt
Publisher: A&C Black
ISBN: 9781408176337
Release Date: 2013-12-04
Genre: Drama

A Man for All Seasons dramatises the conflict between King Henry VIII and Sir Thomas More. It depicts the confrontation between church and state, theology and politics, absolute power and individual freedom. Throughout the play Sir Thomas More's eloquence and endurance, his purity, saintliness and tenacity in the face of ever-growing threats to his beliefs and family, earn him status as one of modern drama's greatest tragic heroes. The play was first staged in 1960 at the Globe Theatre in London and was voted New York's Best Foreign Play in 1962. In 1966 it was made into an Academy Award-winning film by Fred Zinneman starring Paul Scofield."A Man for All Seasons is a stark play, sparse in its narrative, sinewy in its writing, which confirms Mr Bolt as a genuine and solid playwright, a force in our awakening theatre." (Daily Mail)

A Man for All Seasons

Author: Stephen Krensky
Publisher: Amistad
ISBN: 0060278854
Release Date: 2008-05-06
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Profiles the African American scientist George Washington Carver, who not only put the peanut on the map, but was also one of the first advocates of recycling.

A Man for All Seasons

Author: Nancy W. Bolger
Publisher: Meliora Press
ISBN: 1580465706
Release Date: 2016
Genre: Biography & Autobiography

The life and influential career of neurologist Robert J. Joynt, MD, PhD., who in 1996 became the first chair of the Department of Neurology at the University of Rochester.

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Author: Frances Tse Liu
Publisher:
ISBN: 9889722615
Release Date: 2003
Genre: Businessmen


A Man for All Seasons

Author: Sue Tweg
Publisher: Insight Publications
ISBN: 9781921088629
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Drama

Insight Text Guides A Man For All Seasons is designed to help Secondary School English students understand and analyse the text. This comprehensive guide to Robert Bolt's novel contains detailed c

A Man for All Seasons

Author: Diana Palmer
Publisher: Harlequin
ISBN: 9781459213913
Release Date: 2011-09-27
Genre: Fiction

The Texas Ranger When Texas Ranger Marc Brannon returns to the line of duty, a high-profile murder mystery pits him against a vibrant junior investigator from his past. He and Josette Langley had parted on explosive terms, but this time a lot more is at stake than just their hearts. Can they set aside past hurts and see justice served? Or will they both be caught in the cross fire? Garden Cop On a case to find a missing informant, FBI Agent Curtis Russell notices that his mother's neighbor is growing something suspicious in her front garden. Mary Ryan, a deputy D.A., can't believe her eyes when she comes across him attacking her tomato plants! The crazy mix-up leads to romance, but the missing man that Curtis is looking for is also wanted by the mob…and they'll kill anyone who gets in their way.

A Study Guide for Robert Bolt s A Man for All Seasons lit to film

Author: Gale, Cengage Learning
Publisher: Gale, Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781410392725
Release Date:
Genre: Literary Criticism

A Study Guide for Robert Bolt's "A Man for All Seasons" (lit to film), excerpted from Gale's acclaimed Drama for Students.This concise study guide includes plot summary; character analysis; author biography; study questions; historical context; suggestions for further reading; and much more. For any literature project, trust Drama for Students for all of your research needs.

A Man for All Seasons

Author: Heather MacAllister
Publisher: Harlequin
ISBN: 1426875843
Release Date: 2010-12-01
Genre: Fiction

Marlie Waters's Christmas List: 1. Get a roommate so she can afford her mortgage after broken engagement. 2. Check! Her old family friend Tyler Burton needs a room. So what if he's been her longtime crush? 3. Ramp up her home-business success. 4. Oops. She works so much that Ty presents her with a 12 Days of Christmas charity auction dating package—just to get her out of his hair! 5. Okay, get a move on with twelve surprisingly fun dates. 6. Hmm. Start to see Ty as pretty hunky…and living under the same roof. 7. Wow. Kiss Ty. Get hot 'n' heavy under the tree one night! 8. Start to believe in holiday magic… 9. …until Ty breaks her heart again. 10. Make a new Christmas list. Well, maybe after unwrapping Ty just one more time….

A Man For All Seasons

Author: Brian Owen
Publisher: Andrews UK Limited
ISBN: 9781911476023
Release Date: 2016-07-14
Genre: Biography & Autobiography

In these days of highly-paid football celebrities, Brian Owen isn’t a household name, yet over the course of the last six decades he has become the only man to have held four different positions; player, coach, scout and physiotherapist in all four divisions of the English Football League. This fascinating autobiography documents the fifty-five year career of a man whose face is well known at several professional clubs, and details Owen’s journey from promising young player to backroom legend. Owen’s infectious wit and wisdom means he has an unmatched store of anecdotes. He has seen it all, from the gritty surroundings of the lower divisions to the glamour of travelling with the senior England squad. After recording a lifetime of memories, Owen teams up with sportswriter Rob Hadgraft to tell his story in A Man for All Seasons. Containing fitting forewords by David Pleat and Phil Parkinson, this book pays tribute to one of the most popular, funniest and down-to-earth professionals ever to be involved with the beautiful game and is a must-read for football fans everywhere.

Atal Bihari Vajpayee

Author: Kingshuk Nag
Publisher: Rupa Publications India
ISBN: 8129137763
Release Date: 2015-12-01
Genre: Biography & Autobiography

From being one of the earliest members of the Bharatiya Jana Sangh, Vajpayee blossomed into a leading opposition MP by the late 1960s, went on to become External Affairs Minister in the short-lived Janata government and, finally in 1999, to head the first non-Congress government to complete a full term in office. That it was a coalition government made the feat all the more remarkable and testifies to the fact that though wedded to a right-wing political ideology, Vajpayee did not believe in the politics of exclusion. A protege of Jana Sangh stalwarts like Syama Prasad Mukherjee and Deen Dayal Upadhyaya, Vajpayee won the admiration of Jawaharlal Nehru, was consulted by his daughter Indira Gandhi - whom he never lacked the courage to criticize-and befriended by fiery trade unionist George Fernandes even before they became political allies. He thus displayed an unusual ability to carry along all shades of political opinion - an ability that came to the fore when he headed the National Democratic Alliance government between 1999 and 2004. And behind this public persona was an unusual personal life, conducted with such dignity as to remain free of innuendo. In this book, journalist Kingshuk Nag traces the political journey of this tall parliamentarian of over four decades, who was conferred the Bharat Ratna in December 2014. Atal Bihari Vajpayee: A Man for All Seasons is a definitive account of the life and times of one of India's most illustrious non-Congress leaders.