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Fraser, George MacDonald 1925-2008

Overview
Works: 445 works in 1,875 publications in 6 languages and 27,687 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Historical fiction  History  Action and adventure fiction  Adventure stories  Drama  Spy films  Humorous fiction  Personal narratives‡vBritish  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Editor, Contributor, Other, Conceptor, Adapter, Composer, Creator
Classifications: PR6056.R287, 823.914
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Octopussy by John Glen( Visual )

119 editions published between 1983 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 1,424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From a thrilling jet chase, to a climactic countdown, to nuclear disaster, James Bond is back in an electrifying adventure that pushes the limit for nonstop excitement. Roger Moore portrays the immortal action hero, capturing Agent 007's deadly expertise, acerbic wit and overpowering sex appeal as he investigates the murder of a fellow agent who was clutching a priceless Faberge egg at the time of his death
Flashman; from the Flashman papers 1839-1842 by George MacDonald Fraser( Book )

42 editions published between 1969 and 2014 in English and held by 1,036 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Flashman, briefly mentioned in "Tom Brown's School Days", muddles his way through military service in India and emerges a hero
Flashman at the charge by George MacDonald Fraser( Book )

56 editions published between 1973 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 1,015 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Begins with Flashman trying to avoid a transfer to the Crimea but failing miserably. He is made guardian of one of Queen Victoria's cousins and is sent to the midst of the Crimean War. Flashman witnesses and participates in the most notable offensive and defensive actions of that war, and eventually finds himself trekking across Asia in an effort to save the British Raj. Story covers the years 1854 to 1855
Flashman in the great game by George MacDonald Fraser( Book )

55 editions published between 1975 and 2013 in English and held by 1,006 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Snatched by Lord Palmerston from the pleasures of Balmoral Castle and ordered to India, Harry Flashman rollicks and randies from revolt to massacre to siege to ordeals of the chamber, surrounded by the great Indian Mutiny of 1857
Flashman and the dragon by George MacDonald Fraser( Book )

25 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 970 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The eighth volume of the old soldier's memoirs, in which Harry Flashman, that jewel in the crown of Queen Victoria's Empire who turned out to be the most glorious and Flashy fake, finds himself in China, smack in the middle of the Taiping Rebellion."
The reavers by George MacDonald Fraser( Book )

17 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 888 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rescued from highway robbery by the dashing Bonny Gilderoy, feisty Lady Godiva Dacre and her pretty companion, Mistress Kylie Delishe, are reunited with the charming but disreputable rescuer as they deal with a coup threatening the Scottish throne
Mr. American by George MacDonald Fraser( Book )

33 editions published between 1980 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 841 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Semi-retired scoundrel General Harry Flashman is puzzled by the dark past and present schemings of Mark Franklin, an American frontiersman who is taking London by storm
Flashman on the march : from the Flashman papers, 1867-8 by George MacDonald Fraser( Book )

13 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 829 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The twelfth book in the Flashman Papers series finds the reluctant hero and cad Sir Harry Flashman embarking on a secret mission to free a group of Britons from captivity by a tyrannical Abyssinian king
The pyrates by George MacDonald Fraser( Book )

31 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in English and held by 811 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dashing young Captain Avery is entrusted with the mission of transporting the fabulous Madagascar Crown from London, through treacherous waters infested with dastardly pirates, to Madagascar
Flashman & the angel of the Lord : from the Flashman papers, 1858-59 by George MacDonald Fraser( Book )

22 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in English and held by 805 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The exploits of Sir Harry Flashman of the British army as he spies for the U.S. government. In 1859 he is made to join John Brown's army to stop the abolitionist leader from raiding the federal arsenal in Harper's Ferry, the government fearing a civil war. Plenty of commentary on U.S. social mores of the day
Flashman and the mountain of light : from the Flashman papers, 1845-46 by George MacDonald Fraser( Book )

19 editions published between 1990 and 2001 in English and held by 784 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is 1845 and crisis time along the fabled Northwestern Frontier, where the vast and disciplined forces of the Sikhs are poised to invade British India and sweep the ill-protected, understaffed Empire into the sea. A spy is needed to infiltrate the debauched and intrigue-ridden court of the Punjab, and it is Flashman's luckless lot to be impressed into Her Majesty's Secret Service for this purpose
Flashman and the redskins by George MacDonald Fraser( Book )

21 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in English and held by 757 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The seventh volume of memoirs of Sir Harry Flashman, V.C. ranging from the epic treks of the Forty-Niners to the disaster of Little Bighorn
Black Ajax by George MacDonald Fraser( Book )

20 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 753 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A black man from Virginia becomes a famous bare-knuckle boxer in 19th century England. He is Tom Molineaux, a freed slave and his story, including the way fame ruined him, is recounted by various people, among them his trainer
Flashman and the tiger and other extracts from the Flashman papers by George MacDonald Fraser( Book )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 720 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Flashy, the bully from Tom Brown's school days, is involved in three historical events: "the attempted assassination of Emperor Josef in the 1880s, the Prince of Wales's involvement in the Tranby Croft gambling scandal, and the military disaster at Rorke's Drift in South Africa
The steel bonnets: the story of the Anglo-Scottish border reivers by George MacDonald Fraser( Book )

37 editions published between 1971 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the border lands between Scotland and England, Fraser roots his narrative of the long conflict between the two countries, focusing on border reivers -- "border lords"--Who reigned over the lands with lawless abandon
Flash for freedom! by George MacDonald Fraser( Book )

16 editions published between 1971 and 2003 in English and held by 635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A game of cards leads Flashman from the jungle death-house of Dahomey to the slave state of Mississippi as he dabbles in the slave trade in Volume III of the "Flashman Papers". When Flashman was inveigled into a game of pontoon with Disraeli and Lord George Bentinck, he was making an unconscious choice about his own future - would it lie in the House of Commons or the West African slave trade' Was there, for that matter, very much difference' Once again Flashman's charm, cowardice, treachery, lechery and fleetness of foot see the lovable rogue triumph by the skin of his chattering teeth
The Hollywood history of the world : from one million years B.C. to Apocalypse now by George MacDonald Fraser( Book )

14 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A timeline of history as illustrated by films
The steel bonnets by George MacDonald Fraser( Book )

7 editions published between 1971 and 1989 in English and held by 619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book looks at the plunders, raiders, and outlaws who terrorized the Anglo-Scottish Border for over 300 years. It is the story of the notorious raiding families--Armstrongs, Elliots, Grahams, Johnstones, Maxwells, Scotts, Kerrs, Nixons, and others--of the outlaw bands and broken men, and the fierce battles of English and Scottish armies across the Marches. The Steel Bonnets tells their true story in its historical context-- how the reivers ran their raids and operated their system of blackmail and terrorism, and how the March Wardens, enforcing the unique Border law, fought the great lawless community
Flashman's lady by George MacDonald Fraser( Book )

17 editions published between 1977 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

ADVENTURE: Harry must defend his cad's honor when his wife is abducted from Singapore
Captain in Calico by George MacDonald Fraser( Book )

15 editions published between 2015 and 2018 in English and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captain John Rackham, called Calico Jack, a pirate who marauded the Caribbean seas, is wanted by the government on counts of piracy. He makes a surprise visit to the governor's residence and asks for pardon for his men. A deal is brokered, but the governor does not reveal that Jack, s beloved fiancee has become betrothed to the governor himself. Jack discovers he has been deceived and publicly threatens the governor, then locks swords with a notorious Frenchman. All seems lost until Anne Bonney, a buxom Irish woman, comes to his rescue and sets about planning one of the most audacious lootings in the Caribbean
 
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Flashman and the tiger and other extracts from the Flashman papers
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Flashman; from the Flashman papers 1839-1842Flashman at the chargeFlashman in the great gameFlashman and the dragonThe reaversMr. AmericanFlashman on the march : from the Flashman papers, 1867-8The pyrates
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Джордж Макдональд Фрейзер британский писатель

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