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Ryan, Chris 1961-

Overview
Works: 163 works in 997 publications in 10 languages and 24,094 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Suspense fiction  Personal narratives‡vBritish  Biography  History  Drama  Young adult works  Juvenile works  War stories  Adventure stories, English 
Roles: Author, Creator, Bibliographic antecedent, Actor
Classifications: PR6068.Y26, 823.92
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Chris Ryan
Publications by Chris Ryan
Most widely held works about Chris Ryan
 
Most widely held works by Chris Ryan
Ultimate weapon by Chris Ryan( Book )
27 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 1,320 libraries worldwide
Published for the first time in the U.S., this pulse-pounding military thriller set in Iraq is by international bestselling author and real-life SAS hero
Strike back by Chris Ryan( Book )
34 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 871 libraries worldwide
In Beirut a brilliant young TV reporter is captured by Hezbollah terrorists. They threaten to execute her on live television unless British troops are withdrawn from Iraq
The kill zone by Chris Ryan( Book )
22 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 757 libraries worldwide
The guys in the Regiment know they face their fiercest enemies when they fight the Taliban. No-one is tougher or more deadly. When three deadly Stinger missiles go missing in Helmand Province, the regiment is tasked to retrieve the weapons
Blackout : Chris Ryan by Chris Ryan( Book )
27 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 748 libraries worldwide
The Top Ten bestseller. Blackout - three cities all lose power and no-one claims responsibility. The fear is of an imminent terrorist attack. Josh Harding is a tough SAS soldier. Yet his disregard for authority has landed him a secondment to MI6's anti-terrorism unit. In the wake of the mysterious 'Three Cities' attacks, Josh finds himself on the way to the USA, on the trail of a pair on intrepid young hackers who are out to try and make themselves a fortune, and who are in grave danger from those who would kill for the secrets they have managed to uncover - how to control the power of the Western world
Who dares wins by Chris Ryan( Book )
17 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 698 libraries worldwide
Sam and Jacob Redman. Two brothers, SAS through and through. When Jacob is booted from the Regiment for one moment of madness he disappears. Not even his family knows where he is or if he is alive. All the is about to change. Sam is ordered to conduct a dangerous mission which leads him to a choice between his unit and his brother
Killing for the company by Chris Ryan( Book )
16 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 681 libraries worldwide
Wanneer een ex-special Air Force-militair als beveiliger in Londen een jonge vrouw betrapt die een geheime ontmoeting tussen de Britse premier en een Amerikaans bedrijf afluistert, zijn zij beiden hun leven niet meer zeker
Firefight by Chris Ryan( file )
14 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 673 libraries worldwide
Former SAS Captain Will Jackson is a man with nothing to lose. A veteran of the most dangerous missions the Regiment could throw at him, his life was torn apart the day a terrorist attack killed his family. Now he leads a life of grief-stricken obscurity, the world of warfare nothing but a distant memory. People higher up the chain of command have other plans, however. They're in a mess of their own making, and unless they sort it out, thousands of innocent people will pay the price. And so they make Jackson on an offer he can't refuse. An offer that will take him straight back into a brutal theatre of war
Greed by Chris Ryan( Book )
28 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 669 libraries worldwide
Fresh out of the SAS, Matt Browning is down on his luck. He owes - 500,000. If he doesn't get the money soon, he dies. From nowhere, he is offered a lifeline. A hit on al-Queda, sanctioned and helped by MI5. Matt gathers a small team of former SAS men to steal £10 million in gold and diamonds from the world's most deadly terrorist organisation
The increment by Chris Ryan( Book )
19 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 661 libraries worldwide
The Increment is the elite assassination unit of the SAS. Three years ago, Matt Browning was thrown out of the unit for questioning an order - and he was on his way out of the SAS. Now, when he thought he had put military life behind him, he finds himself dragged back into action
Firefight by Chris Ryan( Book )
22 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 660 libraries worldwide
Former SAS Captain Tom Jackson is a man with nothing to lose. A veteran of the most dangerous missions the Regiment could throw at him, his life was torn apart the day a terrorist attack killed his family. Now, he leads a life of grief-stricken obscurity, the world of warfare nothing but a distant memory
Land of fire by Chris Ryan( Book )
26 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 591 libraries worldwide
In 1982, in the Falklands War, a young SAS trooper, Mark Black, risks his life to capture an Argentine girl spy. Twenty years on and an Argentine military junta is returned to power. A team from the crack SAS Mountain Troop is inserted by submarine. But has the mission been compromised from the start? Then fate throws Black back with the girl
The watchman by Chris Ryan( Book )
32 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 541 libraries worldwide
SAS Captain, Alex Temple is on an urgent mission. Someone has been murdering MI5 officers and it looks as if the killer is an insider. Alex's task is to track down and eliminate the killer, and to assist him he is assigned an MI5 liason officer - Dawn Harding. The body-count is mounting and a deadly and relentless manhunt begins
Zero option by Chris Ryan( Book )
27 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 530 libraries worldwide
SAS Sergeant Geordie Sharp is required to undertake two top-secret missions, in the full knowledge that, if things go wrong, the authorities will deny all involvement
The hit list by Chris Ryan( Book )
29 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 498 libraries worldwide
When Robert Maxwell is assassinated at sea by an unknown agency, it can only be a matter of time before the dark secret at the heart of the British Establishment is exposed. SAS soldier Neil Slater has left the Army but soon it seems he is to be drawn back into the covert world. Slater soon finds himself asking the question: who is the real enemy?
Osama by Chris Ryan( Book )
10 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and Dutch and held by 477 libraries worldwide
Osama Bin Laden is dead. The President of the United States knows it. The world knows it. And SAS hero Joe Mansfield knows it. He was on the ground in Pakistan when it happened. He saw Seal Team 6 go in, and he saw them extract with their grisly cargo. He was in the right place at the right time. Or maybe, the wrong place at the wrong time. Because now, somebody wants Joe dead, and they're willing to do anything to make it happen. His world is violently dismantled. His family is targeted, his reputation destroyed. And as a mysterious and ruthless enemy plans a devastating terror attack on both sides of the Atlantic, Joe knows this: his only chance of survival is to find out what happened in Bin Laden's compound the night the Americans went in. But an unseen, menacing power has footprints it needs to cover. And it will stop at nothing to prevent him uncovering the sinister truth
The Kremlin device by Chris Ryan( Book )
34 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 472 libraries worldwide
For the first time in history the SAS is assigned a task in Russia. The aim of Operation Nimrod is to train leaders and instructors of Tiger One, a new Spetznaz Unit created to combat the ever-increasing threat of the criminal gangs known collectively as the Mafiya. Then, during final briefing in Hereford, Sharp finds that his orders contain a sinister hidden agenda
Stand by, stand by by Chris Ryan( Book )
40 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 470 libraries worldwide
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Agent 21 by Chris Ryan( Book )
14 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and German and held by 465 libraries worldwide
When Zak Darke's parents die in an unexplained mass murder he's left alone in the world. That is until he's sought out by a mysterious man: 'I work for a government agency,' the man tells him. 'You don't need to know which one. Not yet. All you need to know is that we've had our eye on you. There's a possibility you could help us in certain ...operational situations.' Zak becomes Agent 21. What happened to the 20 agents before him he'll never know. What he does know is that his life is about to change for ever
Tenth man down by Chris Ryan( Book )
24 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 395 libraries worldwide
When an SAS team is sent to train government troops in Karmanga, a poverty-stricken and war-torn republic in southern Africa, Geordie Sharp is caught up un the most dangerous and difficult assignment of his military career. When the SAS men see that the rebels are boosted by ex-US Navy SEAL mercenaries, they begin to sense a hidden agenda
One good turn by Chris Ryan( Book )
11 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 348 libraries worldwide
In 1917, Western Front, Ypres, a soldier wakes up in a damp, dark basement. And he can't remember anything. But his nightmare doesn't end there. He is tried and found guilty of cowardice, impersonating a fellow soldier and theft. With time slipping away, Chris Ransom must try to remember the events, so that he can clear his name and save himself
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Jackson, Molly, 1961-

Jackson, Molly, pseud.
ライアン, クリス
Languages
English (351)
Dutch (53)
Danish (41)
Japanese (24)
Czech (16)
French (9)
German (8)
Polish (7)
Swedish (4)
Croatian (3)
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