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David Westheimer (April 11, 1917 in Houston, Texas — November 8, 2005) was an American novelist best known for writing the 1964 novel Von Ryan's Express which was adapted as a 1965 movie starring Frank Sinatra and Trevor Howard.

Westheimer, a Rice University graduate, worked as an assistant editor for the Houston Post from 1939 to 1946 except for those years spent with the United States Army Air Forces during World War II. As a navigator in a B-24 he was shot down over Germany and spent time as a prisoner of war in Stalag Luft III. His first novel, Summer on the Water, was published in 1948.

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Total Books: 52
Lone Star Zodiac
2001 - Lone Star Zodiac (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780884154525
ISBN-10: 0884154521
Genres: Religion & Spirituality, Humor & Entertainment
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Death Is Lighter Than a Feather
1995 - Death Is Lighter Than a Feather (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780929398907
ISBN-10: 0929398904
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Sitting It Out A World War II POW Memoir
1992 - Sitting It Out a World War II Pow Memoir (Hardcover)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780788194177
ISBN-10: 0788194178
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, History
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Rider on the Wind
1989 - Rider on the Wind (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781558173019
ISBN-10: 1558173013
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Von Ryan's Express
1987 - Von Ryan's Express (Audio Cassette)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9780736611565
ISBN-10: 0736611568
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Rider on the Wind
1984 - Rider on the Wind (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780802708120
ISBN-10: 0802708129
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 1.5/5 Stars.
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The Amindra Gamble
1983 - The Amindra Gamble (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780821712283
ISBN-10: 0821712284
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
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Von Ryan's Return
1980 - Von Ryan's Return (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9780698110038
ISBN-10: 069811003X
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Over the Edge
1977 - Over the Edge (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780330250832
ISBN-10: 0330250833
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The Avila Gold
1976 - The Avila Gold (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780345248077
ISBN-10: 0345248074
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Lighter Than a Feather
1973 - Lighter Than a Feather (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780722190111
ISBN-10: 0722190115
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Song of the Young Sentry
1971 - Song of the Young Sentry (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780722190104
ISBN-10: 0722190107
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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My Sweet Charlie
1966 - My Sweet Charlie (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780451059659
ISBN-10: 0451059654
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Von Ryan's Express
1965 - Von Ryan's Express (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9780451078155
ISBN-10: 0451078152
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Days of Wine and Roses
1963 - Days of Wine and Roses (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781122615310
ISBN-10: 1122615310
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Most Dangerous Gamble
Most Dangerous Gamble (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780246115614
ISBN-10: 0246115610
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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The Olmec Head
The Olmec Head (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780316931533
ISBN-10: 0316931535
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
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My Sweet Charlie a Drama in Three Acts
My Sweet Charlie a Drama in Three Acts (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780573612701
ISBN-10: 0573612706
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Going Public
Going Public (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780718111137
ISBN-10: 0718111133
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Delay En Route
Delay En Route (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780759676985
ISBN-10: 0759676984
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The Great Wounded Bird
The Great Wounded Bird (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781881515289
ISBN-10: 1881515281
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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