Birthdays of the Rich and Famous: Almanac Vol. 2

Author: Joseph J. Randazzo

Publisher: Elohim Inc.


Category: Reference

Page: 368

View: 674

This collector’s edition of, Birthdays of the Rich and Famous helps us look at the men and women in history who have spent a lifetime to achieve excellence in whatever field or carriers chosen, as we acknowledge them and honor their participation towards service. This very prestigious historical uplifting body of work is now presented in a format of 365 pages of calendar days where you will discover 3 masterful Birthdays on any day of the year. Plus, the additional list of 105 special iconic celebrities Birthdays.

USS Hancock


Publisher: Turner Publishing Company


Category: History


View: 734

The Martial Arts Companion

Culture, History and Enlightenment

Author: John Corcoran



Category: Hand-to-hand fighting, Oriental

Page: 120

View: 536

You Must Remember This, 1962

Milestones, Memories, Trivia and Facts, News Events, Prominent Personalities and Sports Highlights of the Year

Author: Mary Pradt

Publisher: Warner Treasures


Category: Reference

Page: 24

View: 852

Video Movie Guide 1998

Author: Mick Martin



Category: Motion pictures

Page: 1581

View: 718

Reviews thousands of movies and rates each film according to a five-star rating system, and features cross-indexing by title, director, and cast.

History of Western Maryland

Being a History of Frederick, Montgomery, Carroll, Washington, Allegany, and Garrett Counties from the Earliest Period to the Present Day ; Including Biographical Sketches of Their Representative Men

Author: John Thomas Scharf



Category: Allegany County (Md.)


View: 763

VideoHound's Golden Movie Retriever 1996

Author: VideoHound Editors



Category: Motion pictures

Page: 1600

View: 388

USA Today gave it a 4-star rating, the Houston Chronicle called it "by far the best" and the New York Times says the "Hound takes the lead in a blaze of supplemental lists". The new 1996 edition of America's favorite guide to movies on video offers over 22,000 video reviews, including 1,000 new reviews.

Guinness World Records 2002

Author: Antonia Cunningham

Publisher: Guinness World Records Limited


Category: Reference

Page: 288

View: 566

Lists records, superlatives, and unusual facts in the areas of fame, business, crime, the natural world, technology, war, the arts, music, fashion, and sports.


Year by Year, 1894-2000

Author: Robyn Karney

Publisher: DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)


Category: Motion pictures

Page: 975

View: 560

Contains key movie events, facts, figures, stills, studio portraits, behind-the-scene photographs, and classic posters.

Videohound's Golden Movie Retriever, 1995

Author: Martin Connors



Category: Motion pictures

Page: 1574

View: 801

Describes and rates more than twenty thousand videos, and provides indexes by theme, awards, actors, actresses, and directors

Against All Odds

My Story

Author: Chuck Norris

Publisher: B & H Books


Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 246

View: 478

The martial arts champion and popular actor traces his life, including his difficult childhood, his discovery of the martial arts and their impact on his life, his successful acting career, and his work teaching martial arts to at-risk youth.

Video Sourcebook

A Guide to Programs Currently Available on Video in the Areas Of: Movies/entertainment, General Interest/education, Sports/recreation, Fine Arts, Heal

Author: Thomson Gale

Publisher: Gale Cengage


Category: Performing Arts

Page: 4000

View: 341

From classroom aids to corporate training programs, technical resources to self-help guides, children's features to documentaries, theatrical releases to straight-to-video movies, The Video Source Book continues its comprehensive coverage of the wide universe of video offerings with more than 130,000 complete program listings, encompassing more than 160,000 videos. All listings are arranged alphabetically by title. Each entry provides a description of the program and information on obtaining the title. Six indexes -- alternate title, subject, credits, awards, special formats and program distributors -- help speed research.

Shoki: The Story of Sensei Pete Ratcliff

Author: Nick Armbrister



Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 102

View: 977

This is a book about a friend of mine who loves Martial Arts, especially karate. Sensei Pete Ratcliff is the chief instructor at Miyabi-Ryu (Oldham) club. He started to take an interest in martial arts over 30 years ago in 1979. He went on to train in Shotokan Karate in 1984 under Sensei Fred Jones. Sensei Pete has trained with some great names in martial arts such as Andy Sherry, Charles Gidley, Jimmy Edwards and Frank Brennan. Sensei Pete joined the British National Team in 1986 and trained with them until 1990 successfully entering both Kata and Kumita competitions. Sensei Pete has explored other styles of martial arts such as Shukokai Karate, Thai-boxing and Kung-fu. Sensei Pete is currently studying Ju-jitsu under Sensei Andy Wilshaw. Sensei Pete has also trained with Grand Masters such as Jack Hogan, Joe Hess, Bill Thurston and other Masters such as Frankco Sanguinetti, Joao Fernandes, Toni Kauhanen and Sensei Dave Macintyre. Black and white interior photos.

The Actors' Birthday Book

2d Series. An Authoritative Insight Into the Lives of the Men and Women of the Stage Born Between January First and December Thirty-first

Author: Johnson Briscoe



Category: Actors

Page: 288

View: 337

Television Guest Stars

An Illustrated Career Chronicle for 678 Performers of the Sixties and Seventies

Author: Jack Ward

Publisher: McFarland Publishing


Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 584

View: 356

This heavily illustrated reference work chronicles actors and actresses who made at least 15 guest appearances on prime time network television (except sitcoms and westerns) during the 1960s and 1970s. Included for each is a brief biographical sketch. The guest credits give series title, episode name and air date. Provides telefilm roles for 1960-1979 and career credits for regular television roles through 1990.

Theatre World 1999-2000

Author: John Willis

Publisher: Applause Theatre & Cinema


Category: Performing Arts

Page: 300

View: 691

(Theatre World). Theatre World, the statistical and pictorial record of the Broadway and off-Broadway season, touring companies, and professional regional companies throughout the United States, has become a classic in its field. The book is complete with cast listings, replacement producers, directors, authors, composers, opening and closing dates, song titles, and much, much more. There are special sections with biographical data, obituary information, listings of annual Shakespeare festivals and major drama awards.

Screen World, 1989

Author: John Willis

Publisher: Crown



Page: 241

View: 384

An annual record of motion pictures, both American and foreign films released in the United States in 1988, with lists of casts, scenes, and 1,000 close-up photos.

Who's who in Hollywood: A-L

Author: David Ragan



Category: Motion picture actors and actresses

Page: 1883

View: 364