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Smith, Wilbur A.

Works: 1,186 works in 7,161 publications in 19 languages and 103,738 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Action and adventure fiction  Historical fiction  Epic fiction  Adventure stories  Thrillers (Fiction)  Domestic fiction  Sea stories  Paranormal fiction 
Roles: Author, led, Bibliographic antecedent, Scenarist, Conceptor, Other
Classifications: PR9405.9.S5, 823.914
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Publications about Wilbur A Smith
Publications by Wilbur A Smith
Publications by Wilbur A Smith, published posthumously.
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River god by Wilbur A Smith( Book )
142 editions published between 1990 and 2018 in 9 languages and held by 3,185 libraries worldwide
Set in Ancient Egypt, land of the Pharaohs and shattered by greed
The seventh scroll by Wilbur A Smith( Book )
111 editions published between 1995 and 2018 in 8 languages and held by 3,123 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
Those in peril by Wilbur A Smith( Book )
55 editions published between 2011 and 2018 in 6 languages and held by 3,007 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
Birds of prey by Wilbur A Smith( Book )
79 editions published between 1997 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 2,883 libraries worldwide
In 1667, Sir Francis Courteney and his son, Hal, voyage from the Cape of Good Hope at the southern tip of Africa to the Great Horn of Ethiopia, as they and their crew attempt to seize one of the treasure-laden galleons of the Dutch East India Company en route from the Orient
Assegai by Wilbur A Smith( Book )
55 editions published between 2005 and 2018 in 6 languages and held by 2,601 libraries worldwide
By 1913, Leon Courtney has become a big game hunter in British East Africa. One of his clients is a German industrialist and military weapons manufacturer. From Von Meerbach's mistress, Leon learns about a conspiracy that would unite part of the Kaiser's army with the survivors of the Boer War against British forces in Africa
The quest by Wilbur A Smith( Book )
52 editions published between 2006 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 2,578 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 )
118 editions published between 1984 and 2018 in 8 languages and held by 2,491 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, sets out for her lover's childhood home in South Africa
Warlock : a novel of ancient Egypt by Wilbur A Smith( Book )
96 editions published between 2001 and 2018 in 7 languages and held by 2,466 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
Desert god by Wilbur A Smith( Book )
44 editions published between 2014 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 2,446 libraries worldwide
On the gleaming banks of the Nile, the brilliant Taita -- a freed slave and advisor to the Pharaoh -- devises a plan to destroy Egypt's most feared enemy, the mighty Hyksos. His quest will take him on an epic journey up the ancient river, through Arabia and the magical city of Babylon and across the open seas -- all in the company of the Pharaoh's exquisite sisters. With the future of the kingdom itself on his shoulders, Taita plunges into a world where the line between loyalty and betrayal shifts like the desert sands, evil waits in the shadows and death lingers on the edge of darkness
Vicious circle by Wilbur A Smith( Book )
45 editions published between 2013 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 2,413 libraries worldwide
"The master of action-adventure returns with the follow-up to his New York Times bestselling novel Those in Peril starring Hector Cross Wilbur Smith has won fans the world over for his heart-racing novels that span continents and centuries. For nearly fifty years, his books have hit bestseller lists in the United States --and everywhere else -- and sold millions of copies. As a writer of action-adventure and the African continent, Smith is without peer, and with Vicious Circle he is about to prove that he shows no signs of letting up on the gas pedal. His most recent bestseller, Those in Peril, launched a new contemporary series of thrillers that give Clive Cussler and Stephen Coonts a run for their money. Hero Hector Cross, a tough former soldier who has fought pirates and terrorists in the lawless waters off the coast of Africa, returns in another surefire bestseller. With film rights already acquired for Those in Peril, this new series promises to continue building on Wilbur Smith's history of blockbuster success"--
The triumph of the sun by Wilbur A Smith( Book )
71 editions published between 2005 and 2018 in 6 languages and held by 2,386 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 )
87 editions published between 1999 and 2018 in 7 languages and held by 2,366 libraries worldwide
Master mariner Sir Hal Courtney, along with his three sons, Tom, Dorian, and Guy, embarks on a perilous adventure to Africa
Power of the sword by Wilbur A Smith( Book )
96 editions published between 1986 and 2018 in 7 languages and held by 2,360 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
Rage by Wilbur A Smith( Book )
93 editions published between 1987 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 2,298 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
The blue horizon by Wilbur A Smith( Book )
59 editions published between 2002 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 2,298 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
A time to die by Wilbur A Smith( Book )
73 editions published between 1987 and 2018 in 7 languages and held by 2,141 libraries worldwide
In pursuit of a legendary elephant, Sean Courtney, an ex-army colonel who leads safaris in Zimbabwe, crosses the Mozambique border and finds himself and his party caught in a civil war and at the mercy of an enemy guerrilla commander
Golden fox by Wilbur A Smith( Book )
62 editions published between 1989 and 2018 in 6 languages and held by 2,111 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 eye of the tiger by Wilbur A Smith( Book )
160 editions published between 1975 and 2018 in 10 languages and held by 2,098 libraries worldwide
Harry Fletcher, a man with a chequered past, has reformed and is making an honest living as a charter skipper. Suddenly men from the world of violence he put behind him overturn his intentions, involving him in a race to recover treasure from a wreck
Hungry as the sea by Wilbur A Smith( Book )
129 editions published between 1918 and 2018 in 7 languages and held by 2,085 libraries worldwide
"Sea rescue, supertankers built to minimum specifications, and the prospect of the greatest of all oil spills make Hungry as the Sea a drama of courage in the face of cynicism and ecological disaster."--Jacket
Elephant song by Wilbur A Smith( Book )
64 editions published between 1982 and 2018 in 7 languages and held by 2,010 libraries worldwide
White Gold Ivory. In Africa, it is the tragic and thrilling object of greed, corruption, and senseless death. In this dangerous world of poachers and blood money, one determined man and one dedicated woman risk their lives to stop the senseless slaughter of a species on the brink of extinction. Following a trail that leads from the Mountains of the Moon and the deep forests of central Africa to the secret opulence of Taiwan and London's corridors of power, naturalist Dr. Daniel Armstrong and anthropologist Kelly Kinnear fight the battle of their lives against terrifying adversaries, the powerful individuals and conglomerates who would wipe out an entire race of human beings to satisfy their insatiable lust for elephant's ivory
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Alternative Names
Smit, Vilbur
Smith W. A.
Smith W. A. 1933-
Smith Wilbur
Smith , Wilbur <1933- >
Smith, Wilbur A.
Smith Wilbur A. 1933-....
Smith , Wilbur Addison
Smith, Wilbur Addison 1933-
Smith, Wilbur (Wilbur Addison), 1933-
Smits, Vilbers 1933-
Smits, Vilburs 1933-
Uilbur Smit
Wilbur A. Smith britischer Schriftsteller
Wilbur Smith écrivain britannique
Wilbur Smith escritor en lengua inglesa nacido en Zambia
Wilbur Smith novel·lista britànic
Wilbur Smith romancier britanic
Wilbur Smith schrijver
Wilbur Smith scrittore britannico
Wilbur Smith zambisk författare
Wilbur Smith zambisk skribent
Смит У
Смит У. 1933-
Смит, Уилбур
Смит, Уилбур 1933-
Уилбър Смит
וילבור, סמית, 1933-
וילבור, סמית 1933-1982
סמיט, ווילבור 1933-1982
ویلبر اسمیت
উইলবার স্মিথ
উইলবার স্মিথ ব্রিটিশ ঔপন্যাসিক
스미스, 윌버 1933-
スミス, ウィルバー
English (1,075)
Spanish (184)
Italian (143)
Polish (115)
Hungarian (44)
Russian (27)
German (26)
Turkish (21)
Danish (15)
Dutch (8)
Chinese (7)
French (4)
Swedish (4)
Japanese (2)
Croatian (1)
English, Old [ca. 450-1100] (1)
Norwegian (1)
Catalan (1)
Thai (1)
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