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Masters, John 1914-1983

Overview
Works: 220 works in 1,057 publications in 6 languages and 19,969 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Biography  Military history  Personal narratives‡vEnglish  Political fiction  Drama  Personal narratives‡vBritish  Personal narratives  Film adaptations 
Roles: Bibliographic antecedent, Editor
Classifications: PS3525.A8314, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John Masters
Bhowani Junction, a novel by John Masters ( Book )
78 editions published between 1951 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Patrick Taylor finds that Victoria Jones, a young Anglo-Indian, has changed after her years with the army in England
Nightrunners of Bengal, a novel by John Masters ( Book )
66 editions published between 1951 and 2012 in English and held by 1,305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As Captain Rodney Savage of the 13th Rifles celebrates the start of 1857 in the isolated town of Bhowani there is unrest stirring in the neighbouring state of Kishanpur. Captain Savage is ordered to Kishanpur to protect the state's ruler and her young son. As the tension develops into violence and the British struggle to identify who is loyal to them the full horror of the Indian Mutiny emerges. One of the great novels of India, Nightrunners of Bengal combines John Master's mastery of story-telling with an intuitive sense of history
Now, God be thanked : a novel by John Masters ( Book )
17 editions published between 1979 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
War: Part one of a trilogy on World War I
Coromandel! A novel by John Masters ( Book )
42 editions published between 1955 and 1989 in 6 languages and held by 926 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An illiterate Wiltshire farm boy makes his way to Coromandel, India, in 1627
Heart of war : a novel by John Masters ( Book )
17 editions published between 1980 and 1993 in English and held by 828 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The road past Mandalay, a personal narrative by John Masters ( Book )
38 editions published between 1961 and 2003 in English and held by 828 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
En selvbiografi med tyngden på Masters tjeneste ved de luftbårne Gurkhas (Chindits) i Burma samt en infanteridivisions indtagelse af Mandalay. - Erindringer
By the green of the spring : a novel by John Masters ( Book )
13 editions published between 1980 and 1993 in English and held by 822 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From the North-West Frontier to the war in France and the civil war in Ireland, the story follows the fortunes of four Kent families through the cataclysm that ended the golden Edwardian dream forever
Casanova by John Masters ( Book )
14 editions published between 1969 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 727 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Biography of Giacomo Casanova, writer and adventurer during the 18th century
Far, far the mountain peak, a novel by John Masters ( Book )
35 editions published between 1957 and 2001 in English and held by 719 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of Peter Savage, civil servant in India and foremost mountain climber
The Ravi Lancers, a novel by John Masters ( Book )
20 editions published between 1972 and 1985 in English and held by 719 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Ravi Lancers are an anomaly, the private regiment of an Indian prince serving with the British in the First World War
The deceivers, a novel by John Masters ( Book )
54 editions published between 1900 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 660 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1825 William Savage is an official in the East India Company committed to the people of his remote district and British rule in India. He witnesses a double murder and stumbles upon the society of the thuggee, a secret cult that has flourished in India for 200 years and murdered over a million people. When Savage discovers a mass grave, including the body of a recently killed British officer, his investigation leads him to infiltrate the cult in disguise. He learns the secrets of the thuggees but finds himself immersed in their world and drawn to the ecstasy of ritual killing. Can Sav
The Himalayan concerto by John Masters ( Book )
18 editions published between 1976 and 1988 in English and German and held by 632 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mysterious happenings on the Tibetan border call Rodney Bateman away from his idyll on a houseboat in Kashmir
High command by John Masters ( Book )
4 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and held by 624 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Venus of Konpara by John Masters ( Book )
32 editions published between 1960 and 1985 in 3 languages and held by 578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The perilous jungle search for an ancient Indian statue changes the course of many lives - European, Hindu, and aboriginal
The lotus and the wind, a novel by John Masters ( Book )
45 editions published between 1952 and 2014 in English and Bable and held by 568 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Young British officer in India searches for truth on metaphysical level
To the coral strand; a novel by John Masters ( Book )
30 editions published between 1962 and 1976 in English and held by 564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
How a son of British India, Colonel Rodney Savage, struggles to find a new way of life in his newly independent native land
Trial at Monomoy, a novel by John Masters ( Book )
21 editions published between 1964 and 2005 in English and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a Cape Cod town is isolated by a great storm, the inner lives and personalities of the townspeople are revealed
The rock; a novel by John Masters ( Book )
6 editions published between 1970 and 1996 in English and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fandango Rock by John Masters ( Book )
37 editions published between 1959 and 1976 in 4 languages and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tension between the personnel at an American Air Base in Spain and the local inhabitants forms the backdrop for this story
Thunder at sunset by John Masters ( Book )
13 editions published between 1965 and 1976 in English and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The commanding officer of a tiny British protectorate in the South China sea risks court-martial to do battle with some American-trained radicals
 
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Alternative Names
Masters, John 1914-
Languages
English (645)
German (8)
Spanish (4)
French (3)
Swedish (3)
Bable (1)
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