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Archer, Jeffrey 1940-

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Works: 1,203 works in 5,331 publications in 26 languages and 128,044 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Historical fiction  History  Domestic fiction  Political fiction  Suspense fiction  Short stories  Psychological fiction  Biographical fiction  Action and adventure fiction 
Roles: Author, Collector, Bibliographic antecedent, Creator, Editor, Author of introduction, pre, Interviewee, Other
Classifications: PR6051.R285, 823.914
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Cometh the hour by Jeffrey Archer( Book )
40 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 4,045 libraries worldwide
"Cometh the Hour opens with the reading of a suicide note, which has devastating consequences for Harry and Emma Clifton, Giles Barrington and Lady Virginia. Giles must decide if he should withdraw from politics and try to rescue Karin, the woman he loves, from behind the Iron Curtain. But is Karin truly in love with him, or is she a spy?Lady Virginia is facing bankruptcy, and can see no way out of her financial problems, until she is introduced to the hapless Cyrus T. Grant III from Baton Rouge, Louisiana, who's in England to see his horse run at Royal Ascot. Sebastian Clifton is now the Chief Executive of Farthings Bank and a workaholic, whose personal life is thrown into disarray when he falls for Nadira, a beautiful Indian girl. But her parents have already chosen the man she is going to marry. Meanwhile, Sebastian's rivals Adrian Sloane and Desmond Mellor are still plotting to bring him and his chairman Hakim Bishara down, so they can take over Farthings. Harry Clifton remains determined to get Anatoly Babakov released from a gulag in Siberia, following the international success of his acclaimed book, Uncle Joe. But then something unexpected happens that none of them could have anticipated.Cometh the Hour is the penultimate book in the Clifton Chronicles and, like the five previous novels all of which went to number one on the Sunday Times bestseller list - showcases Jeffrey Archer's extraordinary storytelling with his trademark twists"--
A prisoner of birth by Jeffrey Archer( Book )
73 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 4,041 libraries worldwide
A man framed for the murder of his best friend seeks revenge against the four men who put him in Belmarsh prison, the highest-security jail in the land, from where no inmate has ever escaped
The eleventh commandment by Jeffrey Archer( Book )
106 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 3,864 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 sins of the father by Jeffrey Archer( Book )
59 editions published between 2012 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 3,856 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
Paths of glory by Jeffrey Archer( Book )
77 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 3,856 libraries worldwide
This real-life mountaineering mystery recounts the story of Britain's George Mallory and his attempt to scale Mt. Everest
The prodigal daughter by Jeffrey Archer( Book )
145 editions published between 1982 and 2017 in 9 languages and held by 3,849 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
False impression by Jeffrey Archer( Book )
75 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 3,798 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. But in the end, it's a young woman in the North Tower when the first plane crashed into the building that has the courage and determination to take on both sides of the law and avenge the old lady's death. 2005
As the crow flies by Jeffrey Archer( Book )
103 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 3,791 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
First among equals by Jeffrey Archer( Book )
142 editions published between 1188 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 3,788 libraries worldwide
Four members of Britain's Parliament vie over a thirty-year period for success, power, and the office of prime minister
Best kept secret by Jeffrey Archer( Book )
40 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 3,649 libraries worldwide
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, finally uniting their family. Harry, now a bestselling novelist, Emma, their son Sebastian, and orphaned Jessica make a new life for themselves, but all is not as happy and secure as it could be. Emma's brother, Giles, is engaged to a woman who may be more interested in Barrington's fortune and title than in a long and happy marriage. And Sebastian, though he is bright, isn't quite the hard worker that his father was at school, and finds a hard time resisting the temptations that his somewhat unsavory friends provide. It all comes to a head when a new villain is uncovered, a face from the past with grudges against both Harry and Giles - Fisher, who tortured Harry at school and later took credit for Giles' heroics during the war. Fisher teams up with Giles' now ex-wife to wreak havoc on Giles' latest election as well as meddle with affairs inside Barringtons, while Harry and Emma must deal with a new scheme that Sebastian has unwittingly fallen into with a supposed friend. The drama continues for Harry Clifton and his family, bringing this mesmerizing saga into the 1960s
Kane & Abel by Jeffrey Archer( Book )
237 editions published between 1900 and 2018 in 19 languages and held by 3,600 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 )
64 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 3,576 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
Honor among thieves by Jeffrey Archer( Book )
73 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 3,427 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 matter of honor by Jeffrey Archer( Book )
95 editions published between 1984 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 3,424 libraries worldwide
When Colonel Scott dies, his will points the way to clearing the unspoken secret that shadowed his retirement and turned him from a WW II hero into a disgraced and broken man. It is up to Adam to follow. The path leads to a Swiss bank and a vault, strongly guarded. It contains a priceless Russian icon, smuggled out of Russia by the last Czar, before passing into the hands of a Nazi war criminal. As Adam works to clear his father's name, he stumbles across a revelation so explosive, so charged, so unexpected that it could change the balance of power between America and the Soviet Union. Suddenly, Adam is in great danger
Mightier than the sword by Jeffrey Archer( Book )
49 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,407 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?
The fourth estate by Jeffrey Archer( Book )
68 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 3,363 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
Twelve red herrings by Jeffrey Archer( Book )
75 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,961 libraries worldwide
Contains a dozen startling tales, each of which utilizes misleading clues to surprise the reader
A twist in the tale by Jeffrey Archer( Book )
105 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,933 libraries worldwide
Twelve short stories, each with surprise endings
Be careful what you wish for by Jeffrey Archer( Book )
3 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 1,095 libraries worldwide
The fourth volume in the Clifton family saga opens in 1957 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
A prison diary by Jeffrey Archer( Book )
15 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 292 libraries worldwide
On Thursday 19 July 2002, after a perjury trial lasting seven weeks, Jeffrey Archer was sentenced to four years in jail. This is the second installment of his diaries in which he recounts the time he spent in Wayland Prison. Originally published: London: Macmillan, 2003
 
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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 politicien britannique
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 סופר בריטי
جفری آرچر سیاست‌مدار بریتانیایی
جيفري آرتشر
जेफ्री आर्चर
ਜੈਫਰੀ ਆਰਚਰ
ஜெஃப்ரி ஆர்ச்சர்
ජෙෆ්රි ආච
เจฟฟรี่ย์ อาร์เชอร์
ဂျက်ဖရီအာချား
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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