WorldCat Identities

Cameron, Christian 1962-

Works: 76 works in 230 publications in 5 languages and 5,190 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Historical fiction  History  Fantasy fiction  War fiction  Juvenile works  Biographical fiction  War stories  Action and adventure fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3603.A448, 813.6
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Christian Cameron
The fell sword by Christian Cameron( Book )

19 editions published between 2013 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Loyalty costs money. Betrayal, on the other hand, is free. When the Emperor is taken hostage, the Red Knight and his men find their services in high demand--and themselves surrounded by enemies. The country is in revolt, the capital city is besieged and any victory will be hard won. But the Red Knight has a plan. The question is, can he negotiate the political, magical, real and romantic battlefields at the same time--especially when he intends to be victorious on them all?
Washington and Caesar by Christian Cameron( Book )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A slave at Mount Vernon, the Virginia estate of George Washington, Caesar joins a loyalist regiment made up of former slaves to take part in the battle against his former master, the commander of the American forces
Tyrant by Christian Cameron( Book )

21 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An officer in the Athenian cavalry, Kineas returns home after battle, only to be exiled. With nothing to his name but his military skills, Kineas has no choice but to become a mercenary for the Tyrant of Olbia. He soon discovers he is being used in a dangerous game of powerplay, and he must use all of his skills in order to survive
Marathon by Christian Cameron( Book )

8 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Battle of Marathon in 490 BC was one of history's great turning points - the first time the Greeks managed to defeat the Persians in a pitched battle, it enabled the rise of classical Greek civilization
The ill-made knight by Christian Cameron( Book )

5 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 14th century France, William Gold dreams of becoming a knight, but first he must survive the savage new world in which he finds himself
Poseidon's spear by Christian Cameron( Book )

6 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the third instalment in the epic story of Arimnestos, tracing the conflict between the Greeks and Persians
Storm of arrows by Christian Cameron( Book )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 356 B.C., at the time of Alexander the Great, readers follow Kineas of Athens as he considers turning his back on war after his Greek cavalry fought a bloody battle that has filled his dreams with visions of dead comrades and caused his body to be wracked with pain. A new life with the woman he loves is within his grasp, but Alexander is preparing his army to fight the Scythian tribes and crush them once and for all, and Kineas must challenge the man he once honoured in order to save himself, his true love, and his unborn child
Killer of men by Christian Cameron( Book )

9 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arimnestos is a farm boy when war breaks out between the citizens of his native Plataea and and their overbearing neighbours, Thebes
The great king by Christian Cameron( Book )

6 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The indomitable Arimnestos of Plataea finds himself caught up in the ill-fated Spartan expedition to the land of the Sphinx, while on the horizon, forces gather for the colossal naval battle of Artemesium
Funeral games by Christian Cameron( Book )

6 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Satyrus and Melitta, twin heirs to a rich kingdom on the Black Sea, become desperate fugitives when their mother, the Scythian warrior-princess Srayanka, is cut down in a savage act of betrayal. Accompanied by their tutor, the Spartan Philokles, they must make a perilous journey west, pursued by ruthless assassins, to find sanctuary with the army of their father's closest friend, Diodorus. But Diodorus is caught up in the tangled web of alliances, betrayals and intrigue that followed Alexander the Great's death, as his generals fought over the huge empire he had created - and soon the twins will have their first taste of real battle as two Macedonian warlords clash. In this violent and unstable world, they must chose sides carefully, as Antigonus One-Eye, and his brilliant son Demetrius, prepare to take on the might of Ptolemy's Egypt, and the forces gather for the biggest and most spectacular battle the world had ever seen - Gaza."--Fantastic fiction UK
The long sword by Christian Cameron( Book )

5 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pisa, May 1364. Sir William Gold is looking forward to a lucrative career as a hired sword in the endless warring between Italy's city states. But when a message comes from the Grand Master of the Hospitaliers, William is forced to leave his dreams of fame and fortune behind him. The Hospitaliers are gathering men for a crusade, and Sir William must join them. Yet before they set out for the holy land, the knights face deadly adversaries much closer to home ... In the twisting politics of Italy, no one can be trusted. And there are those who would be pleased to see the crusade fail ... Can Sir William and his knights survive this impossible mission into the heart of the enemy?
Salamis by Christian Cameron( Book )

7 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arimnestos of Plataea has already lived through several lifetimes' worth of adventure, from being a rich man's slave in Ephesus to winning glory at the battle of Marathon against the might of the Persian Empire. But the gods - and the Persians - aren't finished with him yet. As an experienced sea captain - his enemies might say pirate - he has a part to play in the final epic confrontation of the Long War between the Greeks and Persians, the Battle of Salamis. It is a battle where many debts of blood will be repaid, ancient grudges settled, fame won and treachery exposed, where the Greeks must finally bury their differences and fight as one - for against them Xerxes, the Great King, has assembled the greatest fleet the world has ever known, his sworn purpose to brutally extinguish the flame of freedom and make every Greek his slave
Tyrant : destroyer of cities by Christian Cameron( Book )

5 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Demetrius, son of Alexander's former comrade, Antigonus One Eye, was perhaps the most dashing and charismatic of the Successors, the Macedonian generals who fought a bitter war for the spoils of Alexander's short lived empire. Still smarting from his epic defeat at the hands of Ptolemy, Demetrius has his eye on one of the richest prizes in the ancient world, the naval superpower of Rhodes. But the Rhodians know that defeat will mean annihilation, and Demetrius's campagin will entail five separate naval battles over several years before he can begin to breach the city walls, leading him to employ an array of fantastic war machines: ancient super weapons like his gigantic lens of polished bronze used to focus on the city's wooden ramparts and set them ablaze. If she is to survive against such a merciless assault, Rhodes will need the help of every ally she can muster, including the newly crowned King of the Bosporus, Satyrus, and his fiery twin, Melitta
Tyrant : force of kings by Christian Cameron( Book )

4 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in Spanish and English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twin monarchs Satyrus and Melitta have worked hard, seen much blood shed and many good friends die to secure their fertile kingdom on the Black Sea. But as the colossal conflict between Alexander the Great's former generals to inherit his empire rages from one end of the known world to the other, sitting on the sidelines is not an option. If their kingdom is to have a future, Satyrus and Melitta must join forces with one of the contenders, knowing that making the wrong choice could mean disaster. And with Ptolemy, Antigonus-One-Eye and his son Demetrius 'the Besieger', Lysimachus and Seleucus all massing their forces for one last battle, the stakes could not be higher
Tyrant : king of the Bosporus by Christian Cameron( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ptolemy, Antigonus, Seleucus, Cassander, Lysimachos. Once comrades, now bitter rivals, between them Alexander the Great's generals have divided the known world, and kept in a constant state of war. Now, into the midst of this deadly chess game come a brother and sister seeking a kingdom of their own. But first, they want revenge
King of the Bosporus by Christian Cameron( Book )

6 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in Spanish and English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Satyrus and Melitta, twin heirs to a rich kingdom on the Black Sea, were hounded into exile in funeral games after their mother was brutally murdered by one of their father's former comrades, Heron. Heron now rules the land that is theirs by right, but the twins are older and battle-hardened in the wars of Alexander's Successors. Once they have gathered their forces, nothing will stop them from exacting a terrible revenge
God of war by Christian Cameron( Book )

6 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in Spanish and English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of how Alexander the Great conquered the world - first crushing Greek resistance to Macedonian rule, then destroying the Persian Empire in three monumental battles, before marching into the unknown and final victory in India - is a truly epic tale that has mesmerised countless generations of listeners
RAGE OF ARES by Christian Cameron( Book )

3 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arimnestos of Plataea was one of the heroes of the Battle of Marathon, in which the heroic Greeks halted the invading Persians in their tracks, and fought in the equally celebrated naval battle at Salamis. But even these stunning victories only served to buy the Greeks time, as the Persians gathered a new army, returning with overwhelming force to strike the final killing blow. For the Greeks, divided and outnumbered, there was only one possible strategy: attack. And so, in the blazing summer of 479 BC, Arimnestos took up his spear one final time at the Battle of Plataea
The green count by Christian Cameron( Book )

2 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the bloody trials of Alexandria, Sir William Gold is readying for a pilgrimage to Jerusalem to ease the burden on his soul. He hopes, too, that the Holy City might allow his relationship with Emile, cousin of the Green Count of Savoy, to develop. But the Roman Emperor of Constantinople has been taken hostage by an unknown enemy, and the Green Count is vital to the rescue effort. It is up to Sir William to secure his support, but he soon finds that his past, and his relationship with Emile, might have repercussions he had not foreseen ... Suddenly thrust onto the stage of international politics, Sir William finds himself tangled in a web of plots, intrigue and murder. He must hold true to his chivalric principles, and to his knights, if he is to save the Emperor and survive to tell the tale
Plague of swords by Christian Cameron( Book )

8 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Red Knight withstood the full might of his enemy, and won the day. In a victory which will be remembered through the ages, he brought disparate factions together and turned them into allies against a more powerful foe than they had ever seen. Now, he will need his allies more than ever. Because behind one adversary hid another - one with allies of their own - whose goal was never to destroy Alba, but to distract the Kingdom while achieving his true aim. And whatever it is, it's probably not in the Red Knight's interest. With one army defeated, now the Red Knight must fight again ... and for every one of his allies there is a corresponding enemy. Spread out in different lands, and on sea, it will all come down to one last gamble. And to whether or not the Red Knight has guessed their foe's true intentions. With each throw of the dice, everything could be lost
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Alternative Names

controlled identityKent, Gordon

Cameron, Christian Gordon, 1962-

Cameron, Miles.

Кристиан Камерън

کریستین کامرون

English (109)

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