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Lyall, Gavin

Overview
Works: 94 works in 465 publications in 14 languages and 5,708 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Suspense fiction  Personal narratives  Personal narratives‡vBritish 
Roles: Author, Editor, Conceptor
Classifications: PR6062.Y3, 823.914
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Publications about Gavin Lyall
Publications by Gavin Lyall
Publications by Gavin Lyall, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Gavin Lyall
 
Most widely held works by Gavin Lyall
The Crocus List by Gavin Lyall( Book )
24 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 697 libraries worldwide
Spionroman
The war in the air: the Royal Air Force in World War II by Gavin Lyall( Book )
14 editions published between 1968 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 628 libraries worldwide
The conduct of Major Maxim by Gavin Lyall( Book )
29 editions published between 1981 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 577 libraries worldwide
The battle-scarred Major Harry Maxim, Intelligence aide at Number 10 Downing Street, must find what links a deserting corporal, East German politics, a double killing in West Germany, a South London fight club, and a widowed Yorkshire piano teacher
Midnight plus one by Gavin Lyall( Book )
67 editions published between 1965 and 2016 in 14 languages and held by 527 libraries worldwide
A former member of the French Resistance is hired to accompany a millionaire, wanted by the police on a rape charge, on a trip which develops into a chase through France, Switzerland and Liechtenstein
Uncle target by Gavin Lyall( Book )
22 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and Japanese and held by 498 libraries worldwide
A new prototype tank on loan to the Jordanian Army is lost in the midst of a military revolt, and Major Harry Maxim is sent to keep it from falling into the wrong hands
Venus with pistol by Gavin Lyall( Book )
51 editions published between 1969 and 2011 in 9 languages and held by 417 libraries worldwide
All Kemp had to do was arrange the smooth transportation of the works of art his wealthy patron was secretly buying on behalf of the Nicaraguan government across the frontier into Switzerland. It started to go badly wrong when he woke up in a Zurich park with a bump the size of a burial mound on his head, minus the priceless Cezanne he'd been carrying
Blame the dead by Gavin Lyall( Book )
36 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 396 libraries worldwide
James Card loses his reputation as a bodyguard when his client, a Lloyd's underwriter, is shot right under his nose. Martin Fenwick died in his arms, leaving behind only one clue; a small package wrapped in plain brown paper. A clue that sends Card on a relentless manhunt across international borders and into the clutches of death
The wrong side of the sky by Gavin Lyall( Book )
42 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 367 libraries worldwide
A chance encounter in an Athens bar with war-time flying buddy sets Jack Clay on the trail of the Nawab of Tungabhadra's missing fortune, hi-jacked out of India years before at the time of partition. Maybe there would be nothing much in it for him at the end of the day, but it sure beat the hell out of growing old and obsolete together with the dilapidated Dakota in which he flew everything anywhere on a wing and a prayer and a bottle of Scotch. Clay badly needed out. This might be his last chance. But there were others whose needs were as great as Clay's. Men and women who were prepared to lie and cheat, murder and maim, to get to the diamonds first
Spy's honour by Gavin Lyall( Book )
14 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in English and Japanese and held by 319 libraries worldwide
The pre-World War I escapades of Captain Matthew Ranklin, an artillery officer seconded to Britain's nascent Secret Service Bureau. He hunts anarchists in Ireland, investigates the death of a British agent during a yachting regatta in Germany, takes the Orient Express to Hungary to foil a plot against the Hapsburgs, and en route falls in love
Honourable intentions by Gavin Lyall( Book )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and Japanese and held by 176 libraries worldwide
Flight from honour by Gavin Lyall( Book )
9 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and Japanese and held by 174 libraries worldwide
The war in the air 1939-1945: an anthology of personal experience by Gavin Lyall( Book )
8 editions published between 1968 and 2007 in English and held by 137 libraries worldwide
All honourable men by Gavin Lyall( Book )
6 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in English and Japanese and held by 120 libraries worldwide
Operation warboard : wargaming World War II battles in 20-25 mm scale by Gavin Lyall( Book )
3 editions published between 1976 and 1978 in English and held by 98 libraries worldwide
Freedom's battle by John Winton( Book )
18 editions published between 1967 and 1994 in English and held by 65 libraries worldwide
Freedom's battle
Moon zero two by John Frederick Burke( Book )
2 editions published between 1969 and 1970 in English and held by 30 libraries worldwide
The secret servant by Gavin Lyall( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 1987 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 27 libraries worldwide
A whole series of sinister incidents points the finger at nuclear strategist John White Tyler who will represent Britain when Europe's think tank on Armageddon gathers in Luxembourg, and Harry Maxim, SAS major on special assignment to Downing Street, is assigned to watch Tyler's back
The war in the air, 1939-1945 : an anthology of personal experience by Gavin Lyall( Book )
2 editions published between 1973 and 1994 in English and held by 27 libraries worldwide
Honourable intentions by Gavin Lyall( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
Secret Service agents Matthew Ranklin and Conall O'Gilroy are called in when a man, faced with extradition to France after his arrest by London police, threatens to announce publicly that he is the illegitimate son of King George V. With the King about to go on a diplomatically vital visit to France, this is hardly something to be investigated in public
Uncle target by Gavin Lyall( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Gavin Lyall britischer Journalist und Schriftsteller
Gavin Lyall British writer
Gavin Lyall Brits journalist
Lyall, G.
Лайл, Гэвин
ギャビン・ライアル
ライアル, ギャビン
Languages
English (244)
Japanese (31)
Dutch (20)
German (17)
Danish (13)
French (7)
Italian (6)
Swedish (5)
Icelandic (4)
Finnish (3)
Portuguese (3)
Spanish (3)
Korean (2)
Catalan (1)
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