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Smith, Wilbur A.

Overview
Works: 1,206 works in 5,957 publications in 17 languages and 87,480 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Action and adventure fiction  Historical fiction  Domestic fiction  Adventure stories  Suspense fiction  Paranormal fiction  Epic fiction  Sea fiction 
Roles: Author, led, Bibliographic antecedent, Scenarist, Conceptor, Editor, Author of introduction
Classifications: PR9405.9.S5, 823
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Birds of prey by Wilbur A Smith( Book )
72 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 3,007 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
River god by Wilbur A Smith( Book )
123 editions published between 1990 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 2,942 libraries worldwide
A romance in Egypt in 2000 BC., Tanus, a young warrior, loves Lostris, the daughter of Lord Istris, the grand vizier. But the father is against the match, wanting his daughter to marry Pharaoh Moamose. The story is told by Taita, a eunuch in Lostris' employ
The burning shore by Wilbur A Smith( Book )
116 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in 10 languages and held by 2,690 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
Assegai by Wilbur A Smith( Book )
50 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,684 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
The quest by Wilbur A Smith( Book )
50 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,674 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
Warlock : a novel of ancient Egypt by Wilbur A Smith( Book )
90 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 2,550 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 triumph of the sun by Wilbur A Smith( Book )
68 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 2,496 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 )
80 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 2,447 libraries worldwide
The 18th century English imperialist, Sir Hal Courtney, and his four sons become privateers, battling Arab pirates to protect their holdings in Africa
The blue horizon by Wilbur A Smith( Book )
61 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 2,430 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 )
79 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,398 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
Vicious circle by Wilbur A Smith( Book )
36 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,350 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"--
Desert god by Wilbur A Smith( Book )
37 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 2,312 libraries worldwide
Taita the fusspot slave, spiritual wiseman and advisor to the Pharaoh is caught in a maelstrom of passion and danger in his efforts to destroy the Hyksos army by forming a dubious alliance with Crete
A time to die by Wilbur A Smith( Book )
65 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 2,235 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
Elephant song by Wilbur A Smith( Book )
82 editions published between 1982 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 2,193 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
The leopard hunts in darkness by Wilbur A Smith( Book )
109 editions published between 1981 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 2,160 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
Those in peril by Wilbur A Smith( Book )
32 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 2,159 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
Golden fox by Wilbur A Smith( Book )
38 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 2,150 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 angels weep by Wilbur A Smith( Book )
59 editions published between 1980 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 2,149 libraries worldwide
A continuation of the saga of a British family, the Ballantynes, and their tumultuous lives in Rhodesia
The seventh scroll by Wilbur A Smith( Book )
64 editions published between 1995 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 2,094 libraries worldwide
Within a fading papyrus, nearly four thousand years old, lie the clues to a fabulous treasure. When her husband is murdered, Royan Al Simmu is forced to seek refuge in England. Along with archaeologist Nicholas Quenton-Harper, she finds the courage to return to Ethiopia. But, others will stop at nothing to claim the prize as their own
Men of men by Wilbur A Smith( Book )
69 editions published between 1981 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,011 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 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 schrijver
Wilbur Smith scrittore britannico
Wilbur Smith scrittore zambiano
Wilbur Smith zambisk författare
Wilbur Smith zambisk skribent
Смит У. 1933-
Смит, Уилбур
Смит, Уилбур 1933-
Уилбър Смит
וילבור, סמית 1933-1982
סמיט, ווילבור 1933-1982
ویلبر اسمیت
উইলবার স্মিথ
스미스, 윌버 1933-
ウィルバー・スミス
スミス, ウィルバー
Languages
English (831)
Spanish (138)
Italian (117)
Polish (97)
French (44)
Hungarian (31)
German (26)
Russian (23)
Turkish (18)
Danish (15)
Swedish (13)
Chinese (8)
Greek, Modern [1453- ] (7)
Dutch (7)
English, Old [ca. 450-1100] (1)
Croatian (1)
Hebrew (1)
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