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Seymour, Gerald

Overview
Works: 214 works in 1,354 publications in 15 languages and 34,121 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Suspense fiction  Spy stories  Psychological fiction  War stories  Action and adventure fiction  Political fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Christian fiction  Adventure stories 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PR6069.E734, 823.914
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Gerald Seymour
Publications by Gerald Seymour
Most widely held works about Gerald Seymour
 
Most widely held works by Gerald Seymour
Rat run by Gerald Seymour( Book )
25 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,648 libraries worldwide
Wrongfully accused of fleeing his platoon during an insurgent attack in Iraq, intelligence officer Malachy is dishonorably discharged and sinks into despair at a drug-riddled London estate before joining anti-drug efforts specifically targeting a dangerous heroin kingpin
The unknown soldier by Gerald Seymour( Book )
21 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in English and Dutch and held by 1,461 libraries worldwide
Follows the efforts of counterterrorist agents to identify and take out an Al Qaeda terrorist who has secured his release from the Guantanamo prison and who is hiding in a remote desert outpost while plotting to bomb a western city
Dead ground by Gerald Seymour( Book )
35 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,420 libraries worldwide
A woman corporal in the British Army plots to avenge the murder of her lover, a spy for the West in the old East Germany. Not an easy task, the Cold War is over and the murderer, an East German secret policeman, has friends in Western intelligence
Harry's game : a novel by Gerald Seymour( Book )
81 editions published between 1971 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,404 libraries worldwide
A Provisional IRA gunman assssinates a British Cabinet minister in front of his London home and skips back to Belfast undetected. The British retaliate almost hopelessly by sending a secret agent to track down the killer
The dealer and the dead by Gerald Seymour( Book )
16 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 1,375 libraries worldwide
"In a Croatian village near the Serbian border, no one who survived will ever forget the night they waited for the weapons they needed to make a last-ditch fight against the advancing Serbs. The promised delivery never came, and the village was overrun. Eighteen years later, a body is unearthed from a field, and with it the identity of the arms dealer who betrayed them. Now the villagers can plot their revenge. For Harvey Gillott, now living in leafy England, that was all a long time ago. But Gillott, his family, his friends and his enemies are about to be pitched into a sequence of events that will unfold across Europe with breath-taking drama and almost biblical power"--
The heart of danger by Gerald Seymour( Book )
33 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,359 libraries worldwide
When the body of a young Englishwoman is exhumed from a mass grave in Croatia, her mother hires PI Bill Penn, a former British secret service agent. He goes to Yugoslavia and discovers the woman was the victim of a massacre by a Serbian warlord and undertakes a dangerous journey to bring him to justice. By the author of Harry's Game
The walking dead by Gerald Seymour( Book )
23 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 1,263 libraries worldwide
Follows the parallel stories of an armed protection officer in London and a would-be suicide bomber, who begin to question their identities as they incrementally view themselves fom one another's perspectives
Killing ground by Gerald Seymour( Book )
29 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,209 libraries worldwide
An English nanny working in the home of a Mafia money launderer in Sicily is recruited as a spy by an agent of the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration. It's part of an operation to catch a big Mafia gangster. Things go wrong and the operation ends amid blazing shotguns and exploding bombs
The collaborator by Gerald Seymour( Book )
25 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and Polish and held by 1,161 libraries worldwide
A tale inspired by the Sicilian Mafia follows the efforts of a senior investigator who teams up with an Italian student in London who would protect her brother and risk lives by revealing insider secrets about her crime family
Condition black by Gerald Seymour( Book )
26 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,149 libraries worldwide
Bill Erlich, an FBI agent on duty in Europe, is trying to track down Colt, a renegade Englishman who is a hired assassin in the pay of the Iraqi government. At the same time, Iraq is trying to induce Frederick Bissett, a British scientist, to defect, thereby providing the government with the knowledge it needs to possess the atomic bomb
Timebomb : a thriller by Gerald Seymour( Book )
25 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,146 libraries worldwide
The intended buyer of a dirty bomb stolen by a KGB operative sixteen years prior begins to suffer Stockholm syndrome after traveling with an undercover agent with the MI6
Traitor's kiss by Gerald Seymour( Book )
23 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and Dutch and held by 1,120 libraries worldwide
Officially the Cold War is over. In private, though, the intelligence war goes on. An English trawler strays into Russian waters. When it returns, the captain has a package to deliver to British intelligence. For the next four years a high-ranking Russian naval officer, Viktor Archenko, passes valuable information to MI6. Suddenly he stops using the dead drop, and his contacts in London know that it is time to get him out. But a new breed plays the spy game now. They would rather leave Archenko to fend for himself. Only one veteran agent realizes that there is much more at stake than a man's life. Only he dares ask the question: if the war is over, who will fight the peace?
A deniable death : [a thriller] by Gerald Seymour( Book )
19 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 1,051 libraries worldwide
Pulled from home country duty to carry out a covert mission to assassinate a roadside bomber in the Middle East, a talented surveillance operative engages in a painstaking process to save lives while working under a constant threat of disavowal
The journeyman tailor by Gerald Seymour( Book )
33 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,041 libraries worldwide
Hear nothing, see nothing, know nothing. This is the ruthless motto in the Provisional IRA's most active brigade. To collaborate with British Intelligence means certain death. But there is a rumour that an informer is operating within the Brigade. When identified he will be ruthlessly interrogated, tortured, then shot. The MI5 agents running the informer must protect their man at all costs: he is their most critical asset, and they must keep him in place, even if that means innocent people must die
The outsiders by Gerald Seymour( Book )
12 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and held by 1,033 libraries worldwide
"MI5 officer Winnie Monks has never forgotten - or forgiven - the death of a young agent on her team at the hands of a former Russian Army Major turned gangster. Now, ten years later, she learns that the Major is travelling to a villa on the popular Spanish holiday destination Costa del Sol, and she asks permission to send in a surveillance unit. They find an empty property near the Major's: the Villa Paraiso. It's perfect to spy from - and as a base for Winnie's darker, less official, plans. But it turns out the villa isn't deserted. The owners have invited a young British couple to house sit while they are away. Jonno and Posie, a new couple, think they are embarking on a romantic, carefree break in the sun. But when the Secret Service team arrives in paradise, everything changes. Gerald Seymour is a perennial bestseller in the UK. He routinely receives rave reviews for his work, and The Outsiders is no exception--The Sunday Times (UK) called it "a sophisticated, reader-teasing tale," while The Sun (UK) praised it as "a gripping thriller.""--
In honor bound by Gerald Seymour( Book )
41 editions published between 1974 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 988 libraries worldwide
Barney Crispin, SAS Captain, is sent urgently to the Afghanistan border on the direct order of the Foreign Secretary. His mission is to organize the destruction of one of the new Soviet helicopters and to bring its secret parts back to Britain
A song in the morning by Gerald Seymour( Book )
44 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 979 libraries worldwide
Carew, a former English intelligence agent has been sentenced to hang and is being held in the maximum security wing of the Pretoria Central Jail. All have deserted him except his son
Vagabond by Gerald Seymour( Book )
15 editions published between 2014 and 2017 in English and German and held by 932 libraries worldwide
"It was a dirty job in a dirty war. Danny Curnow, known in the army by his call sign, Vagabond, ran agents and informers. He played God with their lives and their deaths, and was the best at his job--and he quit when the stress overwhelmed him. Now he lives in quiet isolation, until the call comes from an old boss: Violence in Northern Ireland is on the rise again. Weapons are needed for a new campaign. Gaby Davies of MI5, sparky and ambitious, runs the double agent Ralph Exton, who will be the supposed middle man in brokering an arms deal with a Russian contact. The covert world of deception and betrayal was close to destroying Danny across the Irish Sea. Fifteen years later, the stakes are higher, the risks greater, and there is an added agenda on the table. If he wants to survive, Danny will have to prove, to himself, that he has not softened, that he is as hard and ruthless as before"--Publisher description
Field of blood by Gerald Seymour( Book )
34 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 931 libraries worldwide
Als een aantal specialisten van de IRA wordt gearresteerd, wordt een rustig op het land levende man gedwongen de taak van raketspecialist op zich te nemen
 
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Alternative Names
Gerald Seymour Brits journalist
Seymour, Gerald
Seymour, Gerald 1941-
Джералд Сеймур
סימור, ג׳רלד
ジェラルド・シーモア
シーモア, ジェラルド
Languages
English (441)
Dutch (32)
German (27)
Danish (11)
Japanese (11)
Italian (8)
Polish (7)
Croatian (3)
Swedish (3)
Czech (3)
Finnish (1)
Serbian (1)
Hebrew (1)
Spanish (1)
Norwegian (1)
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