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David Cook

(b. 1940)


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David Cook

Cook, David (1940– )

Cook, David (1940– )

Cook, David (1940–)

Cook, David (1940–)

Martyrdom in IslamBy David Cook

COOK, David Julian (born 1962), Second Parliamentary Counsel, since 2007

COOK, George David (1925 - 2005), Consultant, Quantel Ltd, 1985–93, retired

David Igler. The Great Ocean: Pacific Worlds from Captain Cook to the Gold Rush.

David Scott FitzGerald and David Cook-Martín. Culling the Masses: The Democratic Origins of Racist Immigration Policy in the Americas.

The Plague Files: Crisis Management in Sixteenth-Century Seville. By Alexandra Parma Cook and Noble David Cook (Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 2009. x plus 296 pp. $40.00)

Alexandra Parma Cook, Noble David Cook. The Plague Files: Crisis Management in Sixteenth-Century Seville. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press. 2009. Pp. x, 296. $40.00

COOK, (Jeremy) David (born 1958), Master of the Senior Court, Queen’s Bench Division, since 2011

Contemporary Muslim Apocalyptic Literature. By David Cook. Syracuse, N.Y.: Syracuse University Press, 2005. 272 pp. $34.95

Culling the Masses: The Democratic Origins of Racist Immigration Policy in the Americas By David Scott FitzGerald and David Cook-Martín Harvard University Press. 2014. 512 pages. $55 hardcover

Noble David Cook and Alexandra Parma Cook. People of the Volcano: Andean Counterpoint in the Colca Valley of Peru. Durham, N.C.: Duke University Press. 2007. Pp. xv, 319. Cloth $84.95, paper $23.95

COOK, David Somerville (born 1944), solicitor; Senior Partner, Messrs Sheldon & Stewart, Solicitors, Belfast; Chairman, Police Authority for Northern Ireland, 1994–96; Lord Mayor of Belfast, 1978–79

Noble David Cook. Born to Die: Disease and New World Conquest, 1492–1650. (New Approaches to the Americas.) New York: Cambridge University Press. 1998. Pp. xiii, 248. Cloth $54.95, paper $15.95

 

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(1940– ),

novelist, actor, and television playwright, born in Preston. He began his career as an actor after training at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art. His first novel, Albert's Memorial (1972), about the tragi‐comic friendship between widowed Mary and homosexual Paul, was followed by Happy Endings (1974), about the relationship between a 12‐year‐old boy and a schoolteacher. Walter (1978) is the story of a sensitive young man with severe learning difficulties; a TV adaptation with Ian McKellen was chosen to launch Channel Four in 1982. Winter Doves (1979) is a sequel. Other works include Sunrising (1984), a historical novel set in the 1830s, Missing Persons (1986), Crying out Loud (1988), and Second Best (1991), about a single man's attempt to adopt a 10‐year‐old boy. Cook's work displays a deep and humane sympathy with the disadvantaged and the sexually marginalized.

Subjects: Literary Studies (20th Century onwards).


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