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Rodska, Christian

Overview
Works: 394 works in 1,161 publications in 1 language and 15,177 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Naval history  Detective and mystery fiction  Documentary television programs  Suspense fiction  Sea stories  Domestic fiction  Psychological fiction  Historical fiction 
Roles: Narrator, Actor, Other, Performer, Author
Classifications: PR6054.A8925, 823.914
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Christian Rodska
Publications by Christian Rodska
Most widely held works by Christian Rodska
The fear index by Robert Harris( Sound Recording )
19 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,028 libraries worldwide
Dr. Max Hoffman is a legend. A physicist once employed on the Large Hadron Collider, he now uses a revolutionary and highly secret system of computer algorithms to trade on the world's financial markets. None of his rivals is sure how he does it, but somehow Hoffman's hedge fund - built around the standard measure of market volatility: the VIX or 'Fear Index' - generates astonishing returns for his investors. But now someone is trying to destroy him
Alexandria : a Marcus Didius Falco novel by Lindsey Davis( Sound Recording )
26 editions published between 2009 and 2016 in English and held by 591 libraries worldwide
For Marcus Didius Falco, agent to the Emperor Vespasian, Alexandria holds fascination and a hint of fear. While his wife, Helena Justina, wants to see the Lighthouse and the Pyramids, Falco has a mission at the Great Library that soon turns out to involve much more than stock-taking its innumerable scrolls. A mysterious death in the library brings him into conflict with the darker side of academic life
Nemesis by Lindsey Davis( Sound Recording )
19 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and held by 431 libraries worldwide
Roman informer Marcus Didius Falco is beset by personal problems. A middle-aged couple have disappeared. They had an old feud with a bunch men who terrorize the neighborhood. When a mutilated corpse turns up, Falco and his friend Petronius investigate. But just as they are making progress, the Chief Spy, Anacrites, snatches the case away. He fails to cover up the fact that the Claudii have acquired corrupt protection at the highest level
Saturnalia by Lindsey Davis( Sound Recording )
25 editions published between 2007 and 2016 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 426 libraries worldwide
As the festive holiday of Saturnalia approaches, informer Marcus Didius Falco receives an imperial commission from Emperor Vespasian to solve the murder of nobleman Sextus Gratianus Scaeva. The victim's brother-in-law was holding a valued captive, Veleda, a female German rebel leader who had caused plenty of problems for the Roman Empire. She somehow escaped at the same time the crime occurred, becoming the prime suspect in the process
Blood hunt by Ian Rankin( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 340 libraries worldwide
Ex-SAS Gordon Reeve returns to Scotland, after identifying his brother's body that was found gun in hand inside a locked car in San Diego, with the belief that his brother was murdered, to find his home bugged and his nemesis back
See Delphi and die : a Marcus Didius Falco novel by Lindsey Davis( Sound Recording )
16 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in English and held by 321 libraries worldwide
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The Silver pigs by Lindsey Davis( Sound Recording )
18 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in English and held by 312 libraries worldwide
One fine day, A.D. 70, Sosia Camillina quite literally runs into Marcus Didius Falco on the steps of the Forum. It seems Sosia is on the run from a couple of street toughs, and after a quick and dirty rescue, P.I. Falco wants to know why. Falco finds out that Sosia, the niece of a highly placed senator, holds the secret to a stockpile of silver pigs, ingots intended for no good use. Hoping for future favors from Sosia's powerful uncle, Falco embarks on an intricate case of smuggling, murder, and treason that reaches into the palace itself. And if he does not tread lightly, the treacherous puzzle of the silver pigs could buy him a one-way ticket to his own funeral pyre
A body in the bathhouse by Lindsey Davis( Sound Recording )
18 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 305 libraries worldwide
Poor Marcus Didius Falco: The two shiftless contractors working on his new Roman bathhouse have left him with a horrible smell emanating from the below-ground furnace, and some gruesome site debris. Meanwhile, the king of the Atrebtes tribe in faraway Britannia is planning his own home imnprovements. But the spectuacular Fishbourne Palace he is building is beset by numerous financial problems, not to mention the accidents that seem to plague the construction site. Enter P.O. Falco to investigate and make things right. But trouble starts anew when his favorite contractors from Rome appear on the scene, and Falco realizes that someone with murderous intentions is now after him -- Back cover
A possible life : [a novel in five parts] by Sebastian Faulks( Sound Recording )
7 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and held by 294 libraries worldwide
Throughout five masterpieces of fiction, exquisitely drawn and unforgettable characters risk their bodies, hearts and minds in pursuit of the manna of human connection
Three hands in the fountain by Lindsey Davis( Sound Recording )
21 editions published between 2009 and 2016 in English and held by 262 libraries worldwide
When Falco joins forces with his best friend Petro to search for a serial killer dumping bodies in the aqueducts, the new partners discover unexpected tensions that may destroy their relationship
The future is wild ( visu )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 223 libraries worldwide
Scientists predict what the world will be like in 5 million, 100 million and 200 million years
The loner by Josephine Cox( Sound Recording )
12 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in English and held by 205 libraries worldwide
After a tragic accident involving his mother, and the disappearance of his father, young Davie flees his hometown of Blackburn, unsure of what the future holds. With little more than the shirt on his back and a fierce determination to find his father, he sets off on a lonely, friendless road. Back home, those Davie has left behind wait anxiously; Kathleen, his childhood friend who has held a secret close to her heart these past few years, and Joseph, his grandfather whose guilt at the events that dreadful night burns right to his soul. Will they ever see Davie again? And if he comes back, what then?
The second world war by Winston Churchill( Sound Recording )
11 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 195 libraries worldwide
Churchill's history of the Second World War is, and will remain, the definitive work. Lucid, dramatic, remarkable for its breadth and sweep and for its sense of personal involvement, it is universally acknowledged as a magnificent historical reconstruction and an enduring work of literature. Book 1 (1919-May 10, 1940): This edition is Churchill's own abridgement of his original six-volume history. Churchill's history of the Second World War is, and will remain, the definitive work
The keys of hell by Jack Higgins( Sound Recording )
11 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 193 libraries worldwide
It's a trip that agent Paul Chavasse will never forget. His destination: the isolated republic of Albania on the Adriatic coast, at a time when the regime is at its most repressive. His job: to find a double agent whose cover has been blown and put him out of commission - permanently. But what Chavasse doesn't know is that deep within the twisting channels of the perilous coastal marshes, someone has set a trap for him- someone who holds the keys of hell
Thunder point by Jack Higgins( Sound Recording )
9 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and held by 186 libraries worldwide
1945. The day before Hitler commits suicide he arranges for Reichsleiter Martin Bormann to flee from Berlin. 1992. Sean Dillon, the elusive terrorist from Eye of the storm, is facing a firing squad in war-torn Yugoslavia. At the last minute his life is saved by his old nemesis, Brigadier General Charles Ferguson, in exchange for his help on a job for the British Government in the Caribbean. The wreck of Bormann's U-boat has been discovered, including the captain's diary and Bormann's briefcase that contains high-level, top-secret documents that could destroy the monarchy. Someone high within the British Government is determined to reveal the newly discovered secrets for his own sinister reasons ... unless they can stop him
Mr. Midshipman Hornblower by C. S Forester( Sound Recording )
9 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and held by 182 libraries worldwide
The year is 1793, the eve of the Napoleonic Wars, and Horatio Hornblower, a seventeen-year-old boy unschooled in seafaring and the ways of seamen, is ordered to board a French merchant ship and take command of crew and cargo for the glory of England. Though not an unqualified success, this first naval adventure teaches the young midshipman enough to launch him on a series of increasingly glorious exploits
Flying colours by C. S Forester( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 1938 and 1999 in English and held by 163 libraries worldwide
A Horatio Hornblower adventure
Hornblower and the hotspur by C. S Forester( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 161 libraries worldwide
After only one night with his bride, Hornblower, as commander of the frigate Hotspur, sails for duty off the French Coast to keep Napoleon from invading England
The Jupiter myth by Lindsey Davis( Sound Recording )
7 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in English and held by 155 libraries worldwide
Falco must diffuse a tricky diplomatic situation when the renegade henchman of rome's vital ally, King Togidubnus, is found murdered
The killing by David Hewson( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 149 libraries worldwide
Sarah Lund is looking forward to her last day as a detective with the Copenhagen Police department as she's moving to Sweden to be with her fiance. But everything changes when nineteen-year-old student, Nanna Birk Larsen, is found raped and brutally murdered in the woods outside the city
 
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Alternative Names
Christian Rodska acteur britannique
Christian Rodska Brits acteur
Christian Rodska English actor
CHRISTINA RODSKA
Rodskjaer, Christian
Rodskjaer, Christian 1945-
Rostker, Christian
クリスチャン・ロドスカ
Languages
English (259)
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