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Archer, Jeffrey 1940-

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Works: 968 works in 4,523 publications in 30 languages and 122,382 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  History  Political fiction  Historical fiction  Short stories  Psychological fiction  Diaries  Suspense fiction  Detective and mystery fiction 
Roles: Author, Creator, Collector, Bibliographic antecedent, Author of introduction, Editor, Interviewee, pre, Other
Classifications: PR6051.R285, 823.914
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A prisoner of birth by Jeffrey Archer( Book )
73 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 4,067 libraries worldwide
Danny and Spencer were born on different sides of the track. Danny leaves Clement Attlee Comprehensive School at the age of 15 to take up a job at a local garage. Spencer a graduate of Cambridge University. After leaving university he becomes a criminal barrister and is soon tipped to be the youngest Queen's Counsel of his generation
Only time will tell by Jeffrey Archer( Book )
55 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 4,060 libraries worldwide
"From the popular author of Kane and Abel and A Prisoner of Birth comes the story of one family across generations, across oceans, from heartbreak to triumph. The epic tale of Harry Clifton's life begins in 1920, with the words, "I was told that my father was killed in the war." A dock worker in Bristol, Harry never knew his father, but he learns about life on the docks from his uncle who expects Harry to join him at the shipyard once he's left school. But then his unexpected gift wins him a scholarship to an exclusive boys' school, and his life will never be the same again. As he enters into adulthood, Harry finally learns how his father really died, but the awful truth only leads him to question who was his father? Is he the son of Arthur Clifton, a stevedore who spent his whole life on the docks, or the first-born son of a scion of West Country society, whose family owns a shipping line? This introductory novel in The Clifton Chronicles includes a cast of colorful characters and takes us from the ravages of the Great War to the outbreak of the Second World War, when Harry must decide whether to take up a place at Oxford or join the navy and go to war with Hitler's Germany. From the docks of working-class England to the bustling streets of 1940 New York City, Only Time Will Tell takes readers on a journey through to future volumes, which will bring to life one hundred years of recent history to reveal a family story that neither the reader nor Harry Clifton himself could ever have imagined"--
The eleventh commandment by Jeffrey Archer( Book )
105 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 4,027 libraries worldwide
In Russia to assassinate a presidential candidate, a CIA agent is betrayed by his director who wants to eliminate a man who knows too much. But Connor Fitzgerald will escape from jail and obtain his revenge
The prodigal daughter by Jeffrey Archer( Book )
133 editions published between 1982 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 3,942 libraries worldwide
Florentyna Kane has finally achieved her goal of becoming president of the United States, but a deadly conspiracy led by a senator threatens to silence her and her dreams forever
As the crow flies by Jeffrey Archer( Book )
96 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 3,905 libraries worldwide
At the beginning of the twentieth century, Charlie Trumpeter inherits his grandfather's fruit and vegetable barrow which he eventually parlays into riches and a world-famous department store. Along the way Charlie battles enemies in the trenches of World War I as well as in the streets of London
False impression by Jeffrey Archer( Book )
63 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 3,872 libraries worldwide
When an aristocratic old lady is brutally murdered in her country home the night before 9/11, it takes all the resources of the FBI and Interpol to work out the connection between her and the possible motive for her death, a priceless Van Gogh painting
Paths of glory by Jeffrey Archer( Book )
48 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 3,870 libraries worldwide
This real-life mountaineering mystery recounts the story of Britain's George Mallory and his attempt to scale Mt. Everest
First among equals by Jeffrey Archer( Book )
127 editions published between 1188 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 3,869 libraries worldwide
Four members of Britain's Parliament vie over a thirty-year period for success, power, and the office of prime minister
Kane & Abel by Jeffrey Archer( Book )
233 editions published between 1900 and 2016 in 20 languages and held by 3,719 libraries worldwide
The son of a Boston millionaire and a penniless Polish immigrant are brought together in a relentless struggle to build a empire
Sons of fortune by Jeffrey Archer( Book )
66 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 3,659 libraries worldwide
In the late 1940s, twin boys are separated at birth, Nat going home with his middle-class parents, and Fletcher to be raised by a wealthy couple, but their lives come together when they both run for governor of Connecticut
The sins of the father by Jeffrey Archer( Book )
48 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 3,623 libraries worldwide
A second installment in a planned five-part series finds Harry despairing of a marriage to Emma and joining the Merchant Navy before assuming the identity of a fallen American soldier whose past proves even more turbulent than Harry's own
The fourth estate by Jeffrey Archer( Book )
65 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 3,496 libraries worldwide
Newspaper moguls Richard Armstrong and Keith Townsend, one in Europe and the other Australia, find themselves on the verge of ruin when their ambitions collide and their profits fall
Honor among thieves by Jeffrey Archer( Book )
63 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 3,175 libraries worldwide
Saddam Hussein develops a plan to steal a part of U.S. history and then destroy that symbol in front of the world's media
A twist in the tale by Jeffrey Archer( Book )
104 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 3,082 libraries worldwide
Twelve short stories, each with surprise endings
Twelve red herrings by Jeffrey Archer( Book )
68 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 3,045 libraries worldwide
Contains a dozen startling tales, each of which utilizes misleading clues to surprise the reader
Mightier than the sword by Jeffrey Archer( Book )
32 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 2,920 libraries worldwide
When Harry arrives in New York, his publisher Harold Guinzberg tells him he has been elected as the next president of English PEN, which will give him the opportunity to launch a campaign for the release of a fellow author, Anatoly Babakov, who is languishing in a Russian Gulag in Siberia. His crime: writing a book Uncle Joe, which gives an insight into what it was like to work for Josef Stalin. So determined is he to see Babakov released, Harry puts his own life in danger. Emma Clifton, now Chairman of Barrington Shipping, is having to face the repercussions of the IRA bombing her ship. Some board members feel she should resign while others, including Sebastian Clifton, newly elected to the board, are determined to see she remains as Chairman. Giles Barrington is now a Minister of the Crown, and looks set for high office, but a trip to East Germany does not end as a diplomatic success, and once again Giles' political career is thrown off balance by none other than Major Alex Fisher. Fisher decides to stand against Giles at the forthcoming general election. But this time who wins?
Shall we tell the President? by Jeffrey Archer( Book )
141 editions published between 1977 and 2014 in 15 languages and held by 2,746 libraries worldwide
In 1983, the F.B.I. tries to find out which U.S. senator is involved in a conspiracy to defeat a gun-control bill, a plot that has alrady taken the lives of four people
To cut a long story short by Jeffrey Archer( Book )
68 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,668 libraries worldwide
A collection of fourteen short stories by Jeffrey Archer, many based on true events
Best kept secret by Jeffrey Archer( Book )
34 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,435 libraries worldwide
Jeffrey Archer continues his beloved Clifton Chronicle series as Harry and Emma finally begin building a happy life--but a dangerous family enemy is about to resurface "Best Kept Secret" opens a moment after the end of "The Sins of the Father," with the resolution of the trial and the triumphant marriage of Harry Clifton and Elizabeth Barrington
Be careful what you wish for by Jeffrey Archer( Book )
32 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 2,303 libraries worldwide
"Be Careful What You Wish For opens with Harry Clifton and his wife Emma rushing to learn the fate of their son Sebastian, who has been in a fatal car accident. But who died, Sebastian or his best friend? When Ross Buchanan is forced to resign as chairman of the Barrington Shipping Company, Emma Clifton wants to replace him. But Don Pedro Martinez intends to install his puppet, Alex Fisher, in order to destroy the Barrington family firm just as the company plans to build its new luxury liner. In London, Harry and Emma's daughter wins a scholarship to the Slade Academy of Art where she falls in love with Clive Bingham, who asks her to marry him. Both families are delighted until Jessica's future mother-in-law has a visit from a friend who drops her particular brand of poison into the wedding chalice. Then Cedric Hardcastle, a Yorkshireman who no one has come across before, takes his place on the board of Barringtons. This causes upheaval and will change the lives of every member of the Clifton and Barrington families. Hardcastle's first decision is who to support to become the chairman of the board: Emma Clifton or Alex Fisher? And with that the story takes yet another twist that will keep you on the edge of your seat. Be Careful What You Wish For showcases the master storyteller's talent as never before--when the Clifton and Barrington families march forward into the sixties in this epic tale of love, revenge, ambition and betrayal"--
 
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Ārčers, Džefrijs, 1940-
Archer, Jeffrey
Archer, Jeffrey Howard
Archer Jeffrey Howard 1940-....
Archer of Weston-super-Mare, Jeffrey
Archer of Weston-Super-Mare, Jeffrey Lord
Archŭr, Dzhefri 1940-
Artsʹer, Gʹefri 1940-
FF8282 1940-
Jeffrey Archer British author and Conservative life peer
Jeffrey Archer britisk politikar
Jeffrey Archer britisk politiker
Jeffrey Archer Brits politicus
Jeffrey Archer brittisk politiker
Jeffrey Archer brytyjski polityk
Jeffrey Archer English author and former politician
Jeffrey Archer konservativer britischer Politiker und Autor
Jeffrey Archer politico e scrittore inglese
Арчер Д. 1940-
Арчер, Джеффри 1940-
Джефри Арчър
Джеффри Арчер
ארצ׳ר, ג׳פרי 1940־
ארצʹר, גʹפרי 1940-
ארצ'ר, ג'פרי הווארד, 1940-
ארצ'ר, הווארד ג'פרי
ג'פרי ארצ'ר
جفری آرچر سیاست‌مدار بریتانیایی
جيفري آرتشر
जेफ्री आर्चर
ਜੈਫਰੀ ਆਰਚਰ
ஜெஃப்ரி ஆர்ச்சர்
ජෙෆ්රි ආච
เจฟฟรี่ย์ อาร์เชอร์
아처, 제프리 1940-
아쳐, 제프리 1940-
アーチャー, ジェフリー
ジェフリー・アーチャー
杰弗里·阿彻
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