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Fraser, George MacDonald 1925-2008

Overview
Works: 337 works in 1,693 publications in 6 languages and 28,373 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Historical fiction  Action and adventure fiction  History  Drama  Spy films  Action and adventure films  Personal narratives‡vBritish  Boxing stories  Biography 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Editor, Adapter, Creator, Other, Composer, Conceptor
Classifications: PR6056.R287, 823.914
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Most widely held works about George MacDonald Fraser
 
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Octopussy by John Glen( Visual )

109 editions published between 1983 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 1,398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roger Moore portrays the immortal action hero as he investigates the murder of a fellow agent who was clutching a priceless Faberge egg at the time of his death
Flashman; from the Flashman papers 1839-1842 by George MacDonald Fraser( Book )

59 editions published between 1969 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Flashman, briefly mentioned in "Tom Brown's School Days", muddles his way through military service in India and emerges a hero
Flashman and the dragon by George MacDonald Fraser( Book )

34 editions published between 1985 and 2008 in English and held by 1,231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The eighth volume of the old soldier's memoirs, in which Harry Flashman, that jewel in the crown of Queen Victoria's Empire who turned out to be the most glorious and Flashy fake, finds himself in China, smack in the middle of the Taiping Rebellion."
Flashman in the great game by George MacDonald Fraser( Book )

60 editions published between 1975 and 2013 in English and held by 1,117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Snatched by Lord Palmerston from the pleasures of Balmoral Castle and ordered to India, Harry Flashman rollicks and randies from revolt to massacre to siege to ordeals of the chamber, surrounded by the great Indian Mutiny of 1857
Flashman and the redskins by George MacDonald Fraser( Book )

41 editions published between 1982 and 2006 in English and held by 1,114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The seventh volume of memoirs of Sir Harry Flashman, V.C. ranging from the epic treks of the Forty-Niners to the disaster of Little Bighorn
Flashman & the angel of the Lord : from the Flashman papers, 1858-59 by George MacDonald Fraser( Book )

36 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and held by 1,107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The exploits of Sir Harry Flashman of the British army as he spies for the U.S. government. In 1859 he is made to join John Brown's army to stop the abolitionist leader from raiding the federal arsenal in Harper's Ferry, the government fearing a civil war. Plenty of commentary on U.S. social mores of the day
Flashman at the charge by George MacDonald Fraser( Book )

65 editions published between 1973 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 1,097 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Begins with Flashman trying to avoid a transfer to the Crimea but failing miserably. He is made guardian of one of Queen Victoria's cousins and is sent to the midst of the Crimean War. Flashman witnesses and participates in the most notable offensive and defensive actions of that war, and eventually finds himself trekking across Asia in an effort to save the British Raj. Story covers the years 1854 to 1855
Flashman and the mountain of light : from the Flashman papers, 1845-46 by George MacDonald Fraser( Book )

30 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and held by 1,084 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is 1845 and crisis time along the fabled Northwestern Frontier, where the vast and disciplined forces of the Sikhs are poised to invade British India and sweep the ill-protected, understaffed Empire into the sea. A spy is needed to infiltrate the debauched and intrigue-ridden court of the Punjab, and it is Flashman's luckless lot to be impressed into Her Majesty's Secret Service for this purpose
Flashman's lady by George MacDonald Fraser( Book )

51 editions published between 1977 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,081 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

ADVENTURE: Harry must defend his cad's honor when his wife is abducted from Singapore
The reavers by George MacDonald Fraser( Book )

13 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 979 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rescued from highway robbery by the dashing Bonny Gilderoy, feisty Lady Godiva Dacre and her pretty companion, Mistress Kylie Delishe, are reunited with the charming but disreputable rescuer as they deal with a coup threatening the Scottish throne
The Hollywood history of the world : from one million years B.C. to Apocalypse now by George MacDonald Fraser( Book )

38 editions published between 1988 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 958 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A timeline of history as illustrated by films
Flashman on the march : from the Flashman papers, 1867-8 by George MacDonald Fraser( Book )

18 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 943 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The twelfth book in the Flashman Papers series finds the reluctant hero and cad Sir Harry Flashman embarking on a secret mission to free a group of Britons from captivity by a tyrannical Abyssinian king
Mr. American by George MacDonald Fraser( Book )

29 editions published between 1980 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 857 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Semi-retired scoundrel General Harry Flashman is puzzled by the dark past and present schemings of Mark Franklin, an American frontiersman who is taking London by storm
The pyrates by George MacDonald Fraser( Book )

31 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in English and held by 841 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dashing young Captain Avery is entrusted with the mission of transporting the fabulous Madagascar Crown from London, through treacherous waters infested with dastardly pirates, to Madagascar
Flashman and the tiger and other extracts from the Flashman papers by George MacDonald Fraser( Book )

12 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in English and held by 807 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Flashy, the bully from Tom Brown's school days, is involved in three historical events: "the attempted assassination of Emperor Josef in the 1880s, the Prince of Wales's involvement in the Tranby Croft gambling scandal, and the military disaster at Rorke's Drift in South Africa
Black Ajax by George MacDonald Fraser( Book )

19 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 787 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A black man from Virginia becomes a famous bare-knuckle boxer in 19th century England. He is Tom Molineaux, a freed slave and his story, including the way fame ruined him, is recounted by various people, among them his trainer
Royal Flash, from the Flashman papers, 1842-3 and 1847-8 by George MacDonald Fraser( Book )

13 editions published between 1970 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 786 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the sequel to Flashman, Harry Paget Flashman becomes embroiled in Otto von Bismarck's plan to topple Europe but finds that he is an assassin's target and flees after losing jewels to Lola Montez"--NoveList
Flash for freedom! by George MacDonald Fraser( Book )

17 editions published between 1971 and 2003 in English and held by 687 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir Harry Paget Flashman is, by his own unapologetic self-description "a scoundrel, a liar, a cheat, a thief, a coward--and oh yes, a toady." This excerpt from the Flashman Papers finds Flashy considering a run for Parliamentary office, becoming involved in the West African slave trade, talking his way out of prison in America, engineering the escape of Cassy on the Underground Railroad, and meeting a future president. Thus does this "illustrious Victorian soldier" pass the time from 1848 to 1849
The steel bonnets: the story of the Anglo-Scottish border reivers by George MacDonald Fraser( Book )

38 editions published between 1971 and 2015 in English and held by 678 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the border lands between Scotland and England, Fraser roots his narrative of the long conflict between the two countries, focusing on border reivers -- "border lords"--Who reigned over the lands with lawless abandon
The steel bonnets by George MacDonald Fraser( Book )

5 editions published between 1971 and 1989 in English and held by 629 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Flashman and the tiger and other extracts from the Flashman papers
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Flashman; from the Flashman papers 1839-1842Flashman and the dragonFlashman in the great gameFlashman and the redskinsFlashman & the angel of the Lord : from the Flashman papers, 1858-59Flashman at the chargeFlashman and the mountain of light : from the Flashman papers, 1845-46Flashman's lady
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Джордж Макдональд Фрейзер британский писатель

Макдоналд Фрейзер Д. 1925-2008

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