WorldCat Identities

Cole, Allan

Overview
Works: 174 works in 378 publications in 6 languages and 4,004 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Fantasy fiction  Science fiction  History  Domestic fiction 
Roles: Author, Performer, Actor
Classifications: PS3553.O4485, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Allan Cole
A reckoning for kings : a novel of the Tet Offensive by Chris Bunch( Book )

11 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fictionalized account of the Tet Offensive beginning in October 1967, when the North Vietnamese Army crosses the border into South Vietnam, and ending when the Tet invasion erupts on January 30, 1968
The far kingdoms by Allan Cole( Book )

12 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and German and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a thoughtful and well-crafted epic fantasy, a weary old man recalls the search for legendary lands he and another made and the lasting effect those attempts wrought on the inhabitants of a fearful city
The warrior's tale by Allan Cole( Book )

11 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The odyssey of lesbian women who have foresworn men to be warriors. The group battles pirates, wizards and sexism to save the city of Orissa from the rival city of Lycanth
Wolves of the gods by Allan Cole( Book )

10 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the fantasy land of Kyrania, a wizard takes on evil shapeshifters who transform themselves into wolves. Helping the wizard is a woman warrior and a horse. By the author of Wizard of the Winds
Kingdoms of the night by Allan Cole( Book )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An old warrior is revived by a pretty maiden. He is Amalric, on his last legs until the arrival of Janela Greycloak, granddaughter of a fellow warrior. Janela offers to lead him to a land where sorcery is available to all and they take to the high seas together. By the author of The Warrior's Tale
Wizard of the winds by Allan Cole( Book )

5 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The making of a sorcerer in the fantasy land of Esmir. He is Safar, a potter who changes professions by joining a travelling circus. A beautiful woman notices his magical talents and encourages him to use them, which he does in defense of his country against demons
The warrior returns by Allan Cole( Book )

9 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and Russian and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For spurning a sorceress' advances, a woman warrior is imprisoned and deprived of her memory. But a fellow inmate helps her regain it and she escapes to settle scores. A sequel to The Warrior's Tale
Sten by Allan Cole( Book )

14 editions published between 1982 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hailed as a "landmark science fiction series" the Sten Series has trilled millions of readers all over the world. Set three thousand years in the future, the eight Sten novels tell the tale of a tough, street-wise orphan who escapes his fate as factory planet "deling" to become the strong right-hand of the most powerful man in the Universe, a man hailed by his billions of subjects as "The Eternal Emperor." This edition contains a brand-new "Forward" introduction to the series as well as a selection of recipes from the Emperor's cookbook. Classic SF adventure
The Gods Awaken by Allan Cole( Book )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the kingdom torn apart by catastrophe and the great wizard Lord Safar trapped in the doomed world of Hadin, his son Prince Palimak and Leiria, a female warrior, must stop the dark forces under the Demon Moon's control
The Wolf worlds by Allan Cole( Book )

7 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Raised on the factory planet of Vulcan, Sten soon learned about the survival of the toughest. Now he wants more than survival
Fleet of the damned by Allan Cole( Book )

9 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sten's luck seems to have deserted him. He had barely scraped through Imperial flight school when he was assigned a tacdivision in the Fringe Worlds. The enemy couldn't have picked a better time or place to launch their long-planned attack against the Empire. But Sten won't give up without a fight
Vortex by Allan Cole( Book )

6 editions published between 1992 and 2001 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Eternal Emperor had returned at last from the dead, to pick up the pieces of his crumbling Empire. But even that great leader could not halt the Empire's decline alone. And so Sten, master spy, military strategist, and assassin, found himself appointed Ambassador Plenipotentiary to the Altaic Cluster, where a brewing civil war threatened the stability of the Empire itself. Quelling a civil war was nothing new for Sten. But as one thing afer another went wrong, he began to suspect that he was up against more than a mere local disturbance. Someone, operating in deepest cover, with the highest authority, was working behind the scenes to manipulate events and escalate disaster. And that someone wanted nothing more than to see Sten dead..."--Page 4 of cover
Empire's end by Allan Cole( Book )

5 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Empire is in chaos. The one-great Imperial Navy has been shattered in battle and lies burning in space, riven by a civil was that threatens to engulf humanity's future
When the gods slept by Allan Cole( Book )

10 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Iraj Protarus, an orphaned prince, and Safar Timura, a gifted sorcerer, follow a road rich in titles, in fortunes, in death, in disaster, in intrigue--and in unforgivable betrayal
The court of a thousand suns by Allan Cole( Book )

10 editions published between 1985 and 2004 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sten had fought his way up from slave labor on a factory world to commander of the Eternal Emperor's bodyguard, the Imperial Gurkhas. But during his first three months on Prime World, the most dangerous weapons Sten had encountered were the well-phrased lies of Court politicians. It seemed no place for an honest fighting man. But when a bomb destroys a local bar, Sten discovers the danger and corruption behind Court intrigue
Revenge of the damned by Allan Cole( Book )

6 editions published between 1989 and 2003 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Needed by the Eternal Emperor to aid in the climax of the war with the Tahns, Sten must escape from a P.O.W. camp deep in the heart of enemy territory
The return of the Emperor by Allan Cole( Book )

6 editions published between 1990 and 2001 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Eternal Emperor was dead, and the five members of the Privy Council ruled in his place. But they quickly discovered that their power would collapse around them if they didn't locate the Emperor's secret source of Anti-Matter Two, the economic keystone of the Empire. They sent a team of crack commandos to capture Sten, one of their late ruler's few surviving confidantes. But Sten, as usual, had his own agenda. For he knew something about the Eternal Emperor that would shake the Empire to its foundations. And to play his part, all Sten had to do was kill the five most powerful beings in the universe!"--Page 4 of cover
A daughter of liberty by Allan Cole( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kingdoms of the Night by Allan Cole( )

4 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ever since Amalric Antero returned from the legendary Far Kingdoms, the people of Orissa believed that they lived in a golden age. But now Amalric has learned that the idyllic lands he thought were the Far Kingdoms were not, and that the real ones, the Kingdoms of the Night are all that stand between civilization and evil powers from another world
Battlecry by Chris Bunch( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Vulcan is a factory planet: centuries old, Company run, ugly as sin, and unfeeling as death. Vulcan breeds just two types of native: complacent or tough. Sten is tough. When his family is killed in a mysterious accident, Sten rebels, harassing the Company from the metal world's endless mazelike warrens. It's a fool's errand, of course--no man can stand against the might of the Company and expect to live. But Sten isn't just any man. From the corrupt and brutal factories of Vulcan to the plots and intrigues of the Imperial Court, the galaxy is about to come face-to-face with the ultimate warrior. Sten's already learned how to survive - now he wants more; he wants control of his own destiny. And he'll do whatever it takes to get it. No compromise, no retreat, no surrender. Only Sten"--Back cover
 
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The far kingdomsThe warrior's taleWolves of the godsKingdoms of the nightWizard of the windsThe warrior returnsStenThe Gods Awaken
Alternative Names
Allan Cole Amerikaans scenarioschrijver

Allan Cole amerikansk manusforfattar

Allan Cole amerikansk manusförfattare

Allan Cole amerikansk manusforfatter

Allan Cole amerikansk manuskriptforfatter

Allan Cole écrivain américain

Allan Cole escritor estadounidense

Allan Cole US-amerikanischer Autor

Cole, Alan

Cole, Alan 1943-

Cole, Allan George

Cole, Allan George 1943-

Koul, A.

Алън Кол

Коул, Аллан

קול, אלן. גבתי, ירדנה

קול, אלן. גבתי, ירדנה סופר אמריקאי

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Languages
English (137)

Czech (7)

German (3)

Russian (3)

Hebrew (2)

Polish (1)