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Smith, Wilbur A.

Overview
Works: 862 works in 5,710 publications in 25 languages and 94,972 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Adventure stories  Domestic fiction  Historical fiction  Sea stories  Political fiction  Naval history  Suspense fiction  Drama 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Scenarist, Conceptor, Author of introduction
Classifications: PR9405.9.S5, 823
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The seventh scroll by Wilbur A Smith( Book )
89 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in 12 languages and held by 3,387 libraries worldwide
The seventh scroll, an ancient papyrus written by the slave Tatia, hero of the author's River God, holds the secret to the location of the Pharaoh's hidden tomb and his staggering wealth. Untouched for thousands of years, the scroll is accidentally discovered and instantly becomes something people will kill to obtain
River god by Wilbur A Smith( Book )
138 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in 15 languages and held by 3,384 libraries worldwide
River God is the first of Wilbur Smith's fascinating adventure stories set in ancient Egypt about the land of the Pharaohs Ancient Egypt. Land of the Pharaohs. A kingdom built on gold. A legend shattered by greed. Now the Valley of the Kings lies ravaged by war, drained of its lifeblood as weak men inherit the cherished crown. In the city of Thebes at the Festival of Osiris, loyal subjects of the Pharaoh gather to pay homage to their leader. But Taita - a wise and formidably gifted eunuch slave, sees him only as a symbol of a kingdom's fading glory. Beside Taita stand his proteges, Lostris, daughter of Lord Intef, beautiful beyond her fourteen years; and Tanus, proud, young army officer, who has vowed to avenge the death - at Intef's hand - of his father, and seize Lostris as his prize. Together they share a dream - to restore the majesty of the Pharaoh of Pharaohs on the glittering banks of the Nile
Birds of prey by Wilbur A Smith( Book )
64 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 3,201 libraries worldwide
Sir Francis Courteney and his 17 year-old son Hal embark on a quest for the treasure-laden galleons of the Dutch East India Company. But soon the torture and execution of the eldest Courneney sends Hal in- to the role of captain. He avenges his father & enjoys 3 women
Those in peril by Wilbur A Smith( Book )
50 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 11 languages and held by 3,028 libraries worldwide
An adventure set in the violent world of modern piracy and terrorism follows the kidnapping of an oil heiress's daughter for a multi-billion-dollar ransom and the efforts of Cross Bow Security head Hector Cross to secure her release
The quest by Wilbur A Smith( Book )
72 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in 12 languages and held by 2,982 libraries worldwide
When ancient Egypt is threatened by a series of terrifying plagues, including the failure of the Nile River, the pharaoh sends the warlock Taita on a perilous quest to the source of the Nile to uncover the cause of the catastrophe
The burning shore by Wilbur A Smith( Book )
99 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in 12 languages and held by 2,747 libraries worldwide
Centaine de Thiry, a young Frenchwoman seeking a new life for herself and her unborn child after her lover, a British flying ace, is killed during World War I, moves near her lover's childhood home in South Africa
Power of the sword by Wilbur A Smith( Book )
118 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in 13 languages and held by 2,738 libraries worldwide
Two half-brothers who have been blood enemies since their first boyhood encounter now find themselves adversaries in a war of age-old savagery to seize the sword of power in their land
The triumph of the sun by Wilbur A Smith( Book )
78 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in 13 languages and held by 2,682 libraries worldwide
The banks of the Nile are torn by an unprecedented war during which a charismatic new religious leader traps hundreds of people in the capital city of Khartoum
Monsoon by Wilbur A Smith( Book )
91 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 12 languages and held by 2,682 libraries worldwide
Master mariner Sir Hal Courtney, along with his three sons, Tom, Dorian, and Guy, embarks on a perilous adventure to Africa
Warlock : a novel of ancient Egypt by Wilbur A Smith( Book )
101 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 15 languages and held by 2,666 libraries worldwide
After the death of his beloved Queen Lostris, Taita heads to the harsh deserts of North Africa to devote himself to a study of the occult, to become a warlock, and to fulfill his destiny to protect the dynasty of Lostris from the evil that threatens ancient Egypt
The blue horizon by Wilbur A Smith( Book )
73 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 12 languages and held by 2,650 libraries worldwide
The children of Tom and Dorian Courtney travel the infamous "Robber's Road" en route to a claim in southern Africa, encountering along the way the area's beautiful wilderness, warring tribes, and wild animals
Rage by Wilbur A Smith( Book )
95 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in 12 languages and held by 2,630 libraries worldwide
The relationship between half-brothers Manfred De La Rey and Shasa Courtney explodes as South Africa is torn by racial conflict, and the Courtney family is torn by Tar's forbidden love
Assegai by Wilbur A Smith( Book )
36 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,560 libraries worldwide
On the eve of the World War I, ex-soldier turned professional hunter Leon Courtney is recruited by his uncle Penrod Ballantyne, commander of the British forces in East Africa, to gather information on one of his clients, Count Otto von Meerbach, and soon finds himself left alone to frustrate von Meerbach's plan to wipe out the British forces in Africa
Flight of the falcon by Wilbur A Smith( Book )
90 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in 11 languages and held by 2,440 libraries worldwide
Previously published as: A falcon flies. Robyn Ballantyne returns to Africa with her brother to search for her long-lost father
A time to die by Wilbur A Smith( Book )
93 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in 14 languages and held by 2,410 libraries worldwide
Sean Courtney is a professional hunter and veteran guerrilla fighter caught between two rival armies, his love for a woman, and his instincts as a trained fighter
Hungry as the sea by Wilbur A Smith( Book )
156 editions published between 1918 and 2013 in 16 languages and held by 2,360 libraries worldwide
Devastated by a sudden, unexpected financial coup in which he loses everything, including his wife, shipping tycoon Nicholas Berg uses his intense desire for revenge to bring him back into a position of power
Golden fox by Wilbur A Smith( Book )
71 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in 12 languages and held by 2,328 libraries worldwide
Isabella Courtney Falls in love with a terrorist, has his child, betrags her country and family. The child's father eventually kidnaps the boy and Isabella's real terror begins
The leopard hunts in darkness by Wilbur A Smith( Book )
96 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in 11 languages and held by 2,317 libraries worldwide
Bestselling author Craig Mellow fled Africa when the Bush war ended. He is asked to return on a intelligence gathering mission dealing with ivory poaching in Zimbabwe
Elephant song by Wilbur A Smith( Book )
106 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in 14 languages and held by 2,314 libraries worldwide
An internationally renowned ecologist embarks on a quest to stop the ivory trade in Africa and resorts to violent measures after his lifelong friend is murdered by poachers
Men of men by Wilbur A Smith( Book )
82 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in 10 languages and held by 2,238 libraries worldwide
In the dangerous, diamond-rich African countryside, where only the strongest and the luckiest survive, a powerful family forges its destiny. Zouga Ballantyne, whose thirst for wealth leads him to risk a fortune in the ultimate gamble. His sons, Ralph and Jordan, who seek to tame the wild continent in their own ways. And Robyn Ballantyne, the beautiful healer, forced to save the life of the man she both hates and loves in the unmerciful war for dominance between white and black
 
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Alternative Names
Smith, W.A. 1933-
Smith, Wilbur
Smith , Wilbur <1933- >
Smith, Wilbur A.
Smith Wilbur A. 1933-....
Smith, Wilbur A. (Wilbur Addison), 1933-
Smith , Wilbur Addison
Smith, Wilbur Addison 1933-
Smits, Vilbers 1933-
Smits, Vilburs 1933-
Смит, Уилбур
Смит, Уилбур 1933-
וילבור, סמית 1933-1982
סמיט, ווילבור 1933-1982
スミス, ウィルバー
Languages
English (911)
Spanish (158)
Polish (120)
Dutch (109)
Danish (105)
Italian (101)
Finnish (48)
Swedish (45)
Turkish (36)
Czech (26)
French (24)
Hungarian (21)
Russian (19)
Greek, Modern [1453- ] (17)
German (17)
Croatian (6)
Japanese (5)
Chinese (3)
Catalan (3)
Serbian (2)
English, Old [ca. 450-1100] (1)
Grebo (1)
Norwegian (1)
Slovenian (1)
Thai (1)
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