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Harper, Tom 1977-

Overview
Works: 26 works in 238 publications in 10 languages and 6,893 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Historical fiction  Thrillers (Fiction)  Action and adventure fiction  Sea fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  History  Detective and mystery stories, English  Novels  Sea stories 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PR6120.H644, 823.92
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Tom Harper
The tiger's prey : a novel of adventure by Wilbur A Smith( Book )

14 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 1,420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From jacket of book: When his stepfather's gambling debts leave him a marked man, Francis Courtney feels to South Africa with revenge on his mind. His uncle, Tom Courtney, killed Francis's father. Christopher Courtney gave up a privileged position to become a fierce warrior, but his path led to violence and treachery. When the two Courtney men collide, the sins of the father will change the fate of a younger generation
Zodiac Station by Tom Harper( Book )

13 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 820 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deep in the Arctic, the crew of a U.S. Coast Guard icebreaker discovers the only survivor of a disaster at the Zodiac Station research base, who tells an incredible story of spies, greed, jealousy, and murder, but his tale simply doesn't add up
The lost temple by Tom Harper( Book )

15 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 756 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For three thousand years, the world's most dangerous treasure has been lost. Now the code that reveals its hiding place is about to be broken
The Orpheus descent : a novel by Tom Harper( Book )

10 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in English and Polish and held by 598 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The greatest thinker in human history, Plato, travels to Italy seeking initiation into the Orphic mysteries: the secret to the Underworld known only to the gods. But the knowledge he discovers is terrifying. Two millennia later, twelve ancient golden tablets secreted in museums around the world hold sacred information known to only a few -- the pathway the dead must follow to the afterlife. And archaeologist Lily Barnes has just found another on a dig in southern Italy. But this tablet is far more valuable -- and dangerous -- than the rest. It holds the key to hell itself. Now, Lily is gone and her husband, Jonah, is desperate to find her. He knows she is alive -- and in mortal danger -- and he's willing to go to hell itself to find her. But the deeper he descends on this dark and twisting journey, the more Jonah's fear rises, for not everyone who travels where Lily has gone will find their way back
Knights of the cross : a novel of the Crusades by Tom Harper( Book )

16 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the Norman knight, Drago, is found murdered, his lord, the ruthlessly ambitious Bohemond, charges Demetrios Askiates, unveiler of mysteries, with finding the murderer. As Demetrios investigates further, the trail seems to lead ever deeper into the vipers' nest of jealousy, betrayal, and fanaticism that lies at the heart of the crusade
Siege of heaven by Tom Harper( Book )

16 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and Greek, Modern and held by 523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With their ultimate goal, Jerusalem, finally within reach for the soldiers of the First Crusade, Demetrios Askiates, the Emperor's spy, realizes he has become ensnared in the power struggles that underlie the crusade after a diplomatic mission leads to adeadly ambush
The mosaic of shadows by Tom Harper( Book )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Byzantium in 1096, when an unknown assassin targets the emperor, Demetrios the Apokalptor is hired to uncover the would-be killer in an investigation that leads him through a maze of treachery, deceit, and intrigue in which the fate of the empire is at stake
Secrets of the dead by Tom Harper( Book )

23 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young woman is left for dead and her lover is murdered. She vows to bring the killer to justice, but her investigation leads her to realize her lover had been hiding a secret that now has his enemies after her
The Lazarus vault by Tom Harper( Book )

20 editions published between 2007 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Impverished graduate student Ellie Stanton thinks the offer to work at the Monsalvat Bank in London is too good to pass up, but soon after beginning work there, she realizes that her employer is watching her every move. Unbeknownst to her, their vault holds a closely guarded treasure that is bound up in Ellie's own history
The book of secrets by Tom Harper( Book )

18 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hunted across Europe, Nick follows Gillian's trail into the heart of a five-hundred-year-old mystery. But across the centuries the powerful forces are closing around him. Those devoted to keeping the secret will stop at nothing to protect it
Black river by Tom Harper( Book )

11 editions published between 2015 and 2017 in English and Polish and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Kel MacDonald joins an expedition looking for a legendary lost city in the Peruvian Amazon, he's expecting the adventure of a lifetime. But things are not what they seem. Paramilitaries, drug cartels, and wildcat prospectors all want what the jungle has to offer - while untamed local tribes will fight desperately to protect their way of life. Maps of the region have been doctored. And what exactly happened to the previous expedition, a government vaccination program that went upriver and never returned? Soon finding the lost city is the least of their troubles. The jungle hides deadly secrets that must be hidden at all costs. And someone in the group wants to make sure they never get out
The tiger's prey : a novel of adventure by Wilbur A Smith( Recording )

10 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom Courtney, one of four sons of master mariner Sir Hal Courtney, once again sets sail on a treacherous journey that will take him across the vast reaches of the ocean and pit him against dangerous enemies in exotic destinations. But just as the winds propel his sails, passion drives his heart. Turning his ship towards the unknown, Tom Courtney will ultimately find his destiny--and lay the future for the Courtney family. Wilbur Smith, the world's greatest storyteller, once again recreates all the drama, uncertainty, and courage of a bygone era in this thrilling saga of the sea
Secrets of the dead by Tom Harper( Recording )

10 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Secrets of the Dead is a thriller and a a time slip novel. There are two stories running in tandem, sometimes refl ecting each other
Lost temple by Tom Harper( Recording )

10 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For three thousand years, the world's most dangerous treasure has been lost. Now the code that reveals its hiding place is about to be broken. Sam Grant is a disgraced ex-SOE soldier and an adventurer by trade. But he has a secret: six years ago, a dying archaeologist entrusted him with his life's work, transcripts of mysterious writing found in a hidden cave on Crete. Deciphered, it could lead to one of the greatest prizes in history. But the treasure is as dangerous as it is valuable. The CIA wants it; so does the KGB. Helped by a brilliant Oxford professor, and a beautiful Greek archaeologist with her own secrets to hide, Grant is plunged into a labyrinth of ancient cults, forgotten mysteries and lost civilizations. But time is running out. The secrets of the distant past may hold the key to the newest threats of the modern world
The Lazarus vault by Tom Harper( Recording )

12 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deep in the heart of London, the Monsalvat Bank is small, secretive and fabulously wealthy. When Ellie Stanton, an impoverished graduate student, is unexpectedly invited to join the firm, the privileged world they offer looks too good to turn down. But the bank is more than it seems. Soon Ellie realises that her life belongs to her employers, and they're watching her every move. For buried in their medieval vaults lies a closely-guarded treasure of immeasurable power, one inextricably bound up with Ellie's own history. Now Ellie is in a race against time, hunted by the bank and pursued by her past. Her only hope of escape is to unearth the secret hidden in the vault. But getting in is only the beginning
The book of secrets by Tom Harper( Recording )

10 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a snowbound village in the German mountains, a young woman discovers an extraordinary secret. Before she can reveal it, she disappears. All that survives is a picture of a mysterious medieval playing card that has perplexed scholars for centuries. Nick Ash does research for the FBI in New York. Six months ago his girlfriend Gillian walked out and broke his heart. Now he's the only person who can save her, if it's not too late. Within hours of getting her message, Nick finds himself on the run, delving deep into the past before it catches up with him. Hunted across Europe, Nick follows Gillian's trail into the heart of a five-hundred-year-old mystery. But across the centuries, powerful forces are closing around him. There are men who have devoted their lives to keeping the secret, and they will stop at nothing to protect it
Siege of heaven by Tom Harper( Recording )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

August, 1098. After countless battles and sieges, the surviving soldiers of the first crusade are at last within reach of their ultimate goal: Jerusalem. But rivalries fester and new enemies are massing against them in the Holy Land. Demetrios Askiates, the Emperor's spy, has had enough of the crusade's violence and hypocrisy. He longs to return home. But when a routine diplomatic mission leads to a deadly ambush, he realises he has been snared in the vast power struggles that underlie the crusade. The only way out now leads through the Holy City
Zagadka Orfeusza by Tom Harper( )

3 editions published in 2016 in Polish and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Misteria orfickie, tajemnice zaświatów dostępne tylko bogom i fascynujące odkrycie, które otwiera piekielne wrota...Ekscytująca podróż do starożytności, po której przewodnikiem jest sam Platon,najznakomitszy filozof w dziejach ludzkości."Ekscytujący thriller z doskonale nakreślonymi postaciami, niespodziewanymi zwrotami akcji i ciekawymi refleksjami o istocie piekła. Naprawdę wciągający". Booklist"Tom Harper zasługuje na sukces na miarę Dana Browna". Barry Forshaw, autor Rough Guide to Crime Writing"Tym prowokującym do myślenia thrillerem utalentowany Harper zaznacza swój powrót do formy. Sugestywny portret czasów Platona". Publishers Weekly"Strawa dla umysłu, zmysłów i serca. Rozrywka najwyższej klasy". N.J. Cooper, autorka Vengeance in Mind"Thriller w stylu Indiany Jonesa, napisany barwnym językiem, pełen dowcipów i postaci z krwi i kości". Daily TelegraphArcheolog Lily Barnes dokonuje niezwykłego odkrycia--w południowych Włoszech odnajduje starożytną złotą tabliczkę informującą o tym, gdzie są wrota piekieł. Dwanaście pozostałych, będących instrukcjami dla zmarłych udających się w zaświaty, znajduje się w dwunastu muzeach, rozrzuconych po całym świecie. Lily dokonuje cennego znaleziska i wkrótce potem znika...Johan, jej mąż, rozpoczyna rozpaczliwe poszukiwania, daremnie licząc na pomoc policji i tajemnej organizacji wspierającej prowadzone przez Lily badania. Mężczyzna jest zdeterminowany, by odnaleźć żonę za wszelką cenę. Podobnie jak Platon przed wiekami, wyrusza w niebezpieczną podróż pełną tajemnic, by przekonać się, że nie każdy, kto udaje się do miejsca, w którym znajduje się Lily, będzie mógł z niego powrócić
Stacja Zodiak by Radosław Madejski( )

2 editions published in 2016 in Polish and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stacja Zodiak to lektura tak przejmuj?ca i nieprzewidywalna, jak surowy klimat Arktyki.Lodo?amacz Stra?y Przybrze?nej Terra Nova przedziera si? przez zamarzni?ty Ocean Arktyczny, gdzie w promieniu setek kilometrów nie powinno by? ?ywego ducha. Nagle z mg?y wy?ania si? wych?odzony i skrajnie wyczerpany cz?owiek, który samotnie przemierza na nartach lodow? pustyni?.Nazywa si? Tom Anderson i jest jedynym pozosta?ym przy ?yciu cz?onkiem za?ogi Stacji Zodiak, po?o?onej daleko za kr?giem polarnym bazy naukowej. Snuje niewiarygodn? opowie?? o paranoicznej atmosferze w stacji, naukowcach i szpiegach, chciwo?ci i rywalizacji, które prowadz? do chaosu i zbrodni. W jego historii nie wszystko jest jednak do ko?ca jasne. Czyj? krwi? jest poplamione jego ubranie? Dlaczego w kurtce, któr? mia? na sobie, znajduje si? dziura po pocisku, a na naszywce widnieje nazwisko kogo? innego? Kto dopu?ci? si? morderstwa? Czy zabije znowu?To oczywiste, ?e Anderson nie opowiedzia? o wszystkim, co wydarzy?o si? w Stacji Zodiak. Gdy odnajduj? si? inni ocaleni, w swoich relacjach ods?aniaj? podst?pne praktyki spó?ek naftowych, knowania rosyjskiego wywiadu, katastrofaln? wizj? globalnego ocieplenia, a tak?e zwyk?? ludzk? zawi?? i pazerno??. Jednak oblicze prawdy przerasta wszelkie wyobra?enia..."Fabu?a jest wielop?aszczyznowa i logiczna, z interesuj?c? zagadk? i doskona?ym fina?em". Publishers Weekly"Podobnie jak Dan Brown, Tom Harper wie jak dawkowa? napi?cie". Choice Magazine"Kunsztownie napisane, z dba?o?ci? o szczegó?y i inteligencj?". Guardian"Doskona?a lektura... Czegó? wi?cej móg?by? chcie? od thrillera?" The Sun
Courtney novels. the tiger's prey by Wilbur A Smith( Book )

2 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The New York Times bestselling author of Desert God and Pharaoh adds another chapter to his popular historical saga featuring the seafaring Tom Courtney, the hero of Monsoon and Blue Horizon, with this magnificent swashbuckling saga set in the eighteenth century and packed with action, violence, romance, and rousing adventure. Tom Courtney, one of four sons of master mariner Sir Hal Courtney, once again sets sail on a treacherous journey that will take him across the vast reaches of the ocean and pit him against dangerous enemies in exotic destinations. But just as the winds propel his sails, passion drives his heart. Turning his ship towards the unknown, Tom Courtney will ultimately find his destiny--and lay the future for the Courtney family. Wilbur Smith, the world's greatest storyteller, once again recreates all the drama, uncertainty, and courage of a bygone era in this thrilling saga of the sea"--
 
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Knights of the cross : a novel of the CrusadesSiege of heavenThe mosaic of shadowsSecrets of the deadThe Lazarus vaultThe book of secretsLost templeThe Lazarus vaultThe book of secrets
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controlled identityThomas, Edwin, 1977-

Hārpers, Toms, 1977-

Thomas, Edwin.

Thomas, Edwin 1977-

Tom Harper acteur britannique

Tom Harper acteur uit Verenigd Koninkrijk (1977-)

Том Харпер

Харпер, Том, 1977-

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