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The Resource The wire : truth be told, Rafael Alvarez ; with an introduction by David Simon ; with contributions by Victor Paul Alvarez ... [et al.]

The wire : truth be told, Rafael Alvarez ; with an introduction by David Simon ; with contributions by Victor Paul Alvarez ... [et al.]

Label
The wire : truth be told
Title
The wire
Title remainder
truth be told
Statement of responsibility
Rafael Alvarez ; with an introduction by David Simon ; with contributions by Victor Paul Alvarez ... [et al.]
Title variation
Truth be told
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Alvarez, Rafael
Dewey number
791.45/72
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1992.77.W53
LC item number
A48 2009
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Television programs
Label
The wire : truth be told, Rafael Alvarez ; with an introduction by David Simon ; with contributions by Victor Paul Alvarez ... [et al.]
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • "HBO : the complete official series guide"--Cover
  • Includes index
  • Previous edition, 2004
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue. Introduction / by David Simon -- Letter to HBO -- Barack Obama, Wire fan / by Michael A. Fletcher -- Season One. Overview ; The women of The Wire (no, seriously) / by Laura Lippman ; Episode guide ; The bunk and the bunk ; A snitch from a South Baltimore alley ; Q&A with Little Melvin Williams) -- Season Two. Overview ; Frank Sobotka, union man ; Episode guide ; Ziggy Sobotka, angry prince of goofs ; Inevitable fates : D'Angelo, Wallace, and Dukie ; The legend of the orange sofa and the unlikely Hollywood careers of Vince Peranio and Pat Moran ; The rules of the game / Anthony by Walton -- Season Three. Overview ; Mayor O'Malley to The Wire : drop dead ; Episode guide ; The writer's ambition / by George Pelecanos ; Way down in the hole : the music of The Wire ; Russell "Stringer" Bell (1969-2004) : American businessman ; The politics of Baltimore / by William F. Zorzi ; Victory undeclared -- Season Four. Overview ; Omar's whistle : Jen Ralston and the sound of The Wire ; Episode guide ; Omar ; Dennis Lehane and the stolen lollipops ; David Simon on Jamie Hector as Marlo Stanfield ; The foundation of a free society / by Tom Waldron ; Felicia "Snoop" Pearson / by Ann LoLordo ; An interview with David Simon / by Nick Hornby -- Season Five. Overview ; Cop reporters and The Wire / by Victor Paul Alvarez and Greg Garland ; Episode guide ; Directing Episode No. 53 : "Not for attribution" / by Joy Lusco Kecken and Scott Kecken ; Proposition Joe, show-tune enthusiast ; Worlds within worlds : cameos and stunt casting ; The drunkard's opera : Jimmy McNulty in life and letters / by Deborah Rudacille -- Afterword. Homage to the quiet man ; A scene that will never make the bonus disc -- Appendix 1. Glossary -- Appendix 2. Cast and crew
Control code
ocn460054479
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Rev. ed.
Extent
581 pages, [24] pages of plates
Isbn
9780802144997
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), portraits
System control number
  • 1017308
  • (Sirsi) o460054479
  • (OCoLC)460054479
Label
The wire : truth be told, Rafael Alvarez ; with an introduction by David Simon ; with contributions by Victor Paul Alvarez ... [et al.]
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • "HBO : the complete official series guide"--Cover
  • Includes index
  • Previous edition, 2004
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue. Introduction / by David Simon -- Letter to HBO -- Barack Obama, Wire fan / by Michael A. Fletcher -- Season One. Overview ; The women of The Wire (no, seriously) / by Laura Lippman ; Episode guide ; The bunk and the bunk ; A snitch from a South Baltimore alley ; Q&A with Little Melvin Williams) -- Season Two. Overview ; Frank Sobotka, union man ; Episode guide ; Ziggy Sobotka, angry prince of goofs ; Inevitable fates : D'Angelo, Wallace, and Dukie ; The legend of the orange sofa and the unlikely Hollywood careers of Vince Peranio and Pat Moran ; The rules of the game / Anthony by Walton -- Season Three. Overview ; Mayor O'Malley to The Wire : drop dead ; Episode guide ; The writer's ambition / by George Pelecanos ; Way down in the hole : the music of The Wire ; Russell "Stringer" Bell (1969-2004) : American businessman ; The politics of Baltimore / by William F. Zorzi ; Victory undeclared -- Season Four. Overview ; Omar's whistle : Jen Ralston and the sound of The Wire ; Episode guide ; Omar ; Dennis Lehane and the stolen lollipops ; David Simon on Jamie Hector as Marlo Stanfield ; The foundation of a free society / by Tom Waldron ; Felicia "Snoop" Pearson / by Ann LoLordo ; An interview with David Simon / by Nick Hornby -- Season Five. Overview ; Cop reporters and The Wire / by Victor Paul Alvarez and Greg Garland ; Episode guide ; Directing Episode No. 53 : "Not for attribution" / by Joy Lusco Kecken and Scott Kecken ; Proposition Joe, show-tune enthusiast ; Worlds within worlds : cameos and stunt casting ; The drunkard's opera : Jimmy McNulty in life and letters / by Deborah Rudacille -- Afterword. Homage to the quiet man ; A scene that will never make the bonus disc -- Appendix 1. Glossary -- Appendix 2. Cast and crew
Control code
ocn460054479
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Rev. ed.
Extent
581 pages, [24] pages of plates
Isbn
9780802144997
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), portraits
System control number
  • 1017308
  • (Sirsi) o460054479
  • (OCoLC)460054479

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