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Jacq, Christian

Works: 1,146 works in 3,986 publications in 13 languages and 23,429 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Historical fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Suspense fiction  Juvenile works  Drama  Animated films  Motion pictures  Film adaptations 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Bibliographic antecedent, Publishing director, Other, Translator, Contributor
Classifications: PQ2670.A2438, 843.914
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Most widely held works about Christian Jacq
Most widely held works by Christian Jacq
Nefer the silent by Christian Jacq( Book )

22 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 689 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Deep in the heart of the Upper Egyptian desert lies a forbidden village where bands of artisans prepare the tombs of the Pharaohs. Guarded by a handful of elite soldiers, the hidden city shelters the most precious of treasures: the Stone of Light, a legendary stone of magical power. When a devious military officer schemes to infiltrate the city and capture the sacred gem, his subversive plot is thwarted by an unlikely hero: a desert wanderer who falls into a maze of treachery and betrayal, desire and danger ..."
Ramses by Christian Jacq( )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"For Ramses, the Son of Light, the coronation has arrived. Now he will learn whether the friends of his youth--people such as Moses and the aging Greek poet, Homer--can truly be trusted. Shaanar, the young king's scheming older brother, still has designs on the crown, and in the shadows, the machinations of a mysterious sorcerer threaten the throne"--Editor's review
The eternal temple by Christian Jacq( Book )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a second installment of the successful Ramses saga, Ramses, the new Pharaoh, must discover whom he can trust and along with his beautiful wife Nefertari, constructs an eternal temple while the despised Hittites storm Egypt's borders
Shadow of the Sphinx by Christian Jacq( Book )

70 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pazair has become Tjaty of Egypt and his wife has been appointed as the kingdom's Chief Physician. But are they strong enough to take on the Finance Minister, who presents himself as spokesman for the conspirators who are holding the Testament of the Gods, and who'll soon overthrow Ramses in order to gain power? This translation originally publishe
The great magician by Christian Jacq( Book )

10 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thamos, Count of Thebes, is the last keeper of an eternal knowledge, keeping alive the secrets of the Pharaohs. Now he has been entrusted with a vital mission
Secrets of the desert by Christian Jacq( Book )

52 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in 7 languages and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Having found a conspiracy to overthrow the pharaoh, Ramses II, Judge Pazair has been sentenced to die. But the conspirators have reckoned without the love of Neferet, the young woman doctor Pazair has just married, and the courage of Suti, his friend with the hot head and the generous heart
The flaming sword by Christian Jacq( Book )

22 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and French and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the north, the barbaric Hyksos still rule with unimaginable brutality. Queen Ahhotep, meanwhile, has recaptured much of the south -- but at a terrible price: her husband has been killed in combat and her elder son, Kames, was mysteriously poisoned. Ahhotep refuses to be crowned pharaoh and prepares her second son, young Amose, to take power instead. Thanks to her, the Egyptians are now ready for the final battle. They lay siege to Avaris, the Hyksos capital -- and once the city is taken, nothing can stop them. After 100 years of occupation and thousands of violent deaths, it looks as though the Egyptian empire may at last rise from the ashes
The brother of fire by Christian Jacq( Book )

8 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thamos, Count of Thebes, one of the last members of a spiritual brotherhood keeping alive the secrets of the pharaohs, has been assigned the mission to find and protect the 'Great Magician', a genius whose works will save humanity
The beloved of isis by Christian Jacq( Book )

6 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vienna 1789. A season of darkness has spread throughout Europe as the French Revolution stirs up civil unrest and provokes fear among the authorities. Struggling to makes ends meet, and plagued by a never ending assault from his enemies, Wolgang Amadeus Mozart is determined to fulfil his destiny, as foretold in the ancient secrets of the Pharaohs. Supported by his friend Thamos, Count of Thebes, and encouraged by the Masonic Lodge, Mozart finds the energy to accomplish his greatest work - The Magic Flute, which will reveal the Mysteries of Isis and Osiris to the world and pave the way to enlightenment. But the ultimate test approaches
Egyptian magic by Christian Jacq( Book )

34 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'auteur a rencontré à Louxor l'une des plus célèbres familles de magiciens qui pratiquent toujours la chasse aux scorpions et aux serpents. Textes hiéroglyphiques et tradition orale
The place of truth by Christian Jacq( Book )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and Chinese and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The artisans of the forbidden village continue their devoted work on the tombs of the pharaoh under new leadership following the assassination of the Master of the Place of Truth, while Paneb the Ardent sets out to protect his people from an unknown traitor
Paneb the Ardent by Christian Jacq( Book )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Nefer the Silent continues his odyssey, he joins forces with Paneb, a farmer's son who dreams of winning entry into the legendary Place of Truth, to stop the evil plans of the ruthless Mehy and to save the Pharaoh from a murderous conspiracy
The last secret by Christian Jacq( Book )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A New York lawyer is drawn into a web of intrigue and danger after learning that he is the illegitimate son of the famed archaeologist Howard Carter who discovered Tutankhamun's tomb
The Empire of darkness by Christian Jacq( Book )

23 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rond 1600 v. Chr. organiseert een prinses uit de farao-dynastie vanuit Thebe het verzet tegen de Hyklos, een volk uit het oostelijke Middellandse Zeegebied dat Egypte bijna volledig in zijn macht heeft
Fascinating hieroglyphics : discovering, decoding & understanding the ancient art by Christian Jacq( Book )

6 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For centuries not a person alive could decipher the famed ancient Egyptian hieroglyphics. Then Jean Francois Champollion suddenly came to understand that a single figure could be a picture, a symbol, and a sound all at once, and the code was broken!
The tree of life by Christian Jacq( Book )

26 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un acacia qui annonçait la renaissance d'Osiris menace de mourir, et c'est toute l'Egypte qui court un grave danger. Le pharaon Sésostris III veut sauver son pays mais un traître se cache parmi ses proches conseillers. Aussi, Iker, un jeune apprenti scribe, se retrouve mêlé à cette affaire après avoir été enlevé par des marins
Ramsès by Christian Jacq( Book )

61 editions published between 1961 and 2009 in 8 languages and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De slag bij Kadesj. - De jonge farao Ramses II (ca. 1300-1235 v. Chr.) moet oorlog voeren tegen de Hettieten en tevens afrekenen met een complotterende broer. Vervolg op 'Milyonlarca yılın tapınağı'
La reine soleil Kraljica sonca by Philippe Leclerc( Visual )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in French and Chinese and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film includes of several historical mistakes and has nothing in relation with real political, historical, religious and military events that happened in that time. All the incidents of the film reflect the writer's illusion which totally contradict with Egyptʼs historical facts. Even names and titles of the filmʼs heroes is for people who did not ever exist in the ancient Egyptian history except the name of king Akhnaten, his wife Nefertiti and his military leader Haremhab
The son of light by Christian Jacq( Book )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ramses by Christian Jacq( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Skildring af den ægyptiske farao Ramses II's lange liv og legendariske herskergerning, som udspiller sig under konstante intriger og magtkampe, hvor kulten og magien spiller en afgørende rolle
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Alternative Names

controlled identityLivingstone, J. B.

Carter, Christopher.

Carter, Christopher (1947- ).

Christian Jacq Frans auteur

Christian Jacq französischer Schriftsteller und Ägyptologe

Christian Jacq French author and Egyptologist

Christian Jacq scrittore e egittologo francese

Jacq, Christian

Jacq, Christian, 1947-

Jakku, Kurisuchan

Jakʻŭ, Kʻŭrisŭtʻiang

Livingstone, J. B.

Žaks, Kristiāns, 1947-

Жак, Кристиан

Жак, Кристиан, 1947-

ז'ק, כריסטין

كريستيان جاك، 1947-

자크, 크리스티앙 1947-

쟈크, 크리스티앙 1947-


ジャック, クリスチャン



English (140)

French (95)

Spanish (60)

German (24)

Danish (14)

Chinese (13)

Polish (10)

Italian (7)

Turkish (5)

Portuguese (1)

Russian (1)

Dutch (1)

Finnish (1)

RamsesThe eternal templeShadow of the SphinxThe great magicianSecrets of the desertThe flaming swordThe brother of fireEgyptian magic