WorldCat Identities

Wager, Walter 1924-2004

Works: 76 works in 282 publications in 15 languages and 7,299 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Fiction  Police films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film adaptations  Biography  Interviews  Detective and mystery fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Editor, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PS3573.A35, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Walter Wager
Most widely held works by Walter Wager
The playwrights speak by Walter Wager( Book )

25 editions published between 1967 and 1969 in English and held by 812 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stutterin' boy by Mel Tillis( Book )

4 editions published between 1984 and 1986 in English and held by 754 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the beloved and celebrated performer and songwriter, Mel Tillis, in his own words and in his own inimitable way. "Stutterin'Boy" is a story all its own
Tunnel by Walter Wager( Book )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gunther and his team, under cover of the made-up name "Beirut Brigade" block the Lincoln Tunnel at both ends with "deliberately crashed cars loaded with poison gas and explosives" as diversion while they carry out their really big score
Telefon by Walter Wager( Book )

20 editions published between 1975 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een hoge KGB-functionaris die naar Amerika vlucht met een geheim dossier, gaat daar sabotagedaden plegen. Er moet een superspion aan te pas komen om de man uit te schakelen
Blue leader by Walter Wager( Book )

7 editions published between 1979 and 1988 in English and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beverly Hills-based private investigator Alison Gordon goes on an undercover mission to Burma to wage war on the drug trade, accompanied by a wealthy retired Air Force general, refugees from a World War II squadron, CIA dropouts, and a gold-star hero known as "Blue Leader," the best B-17 pilot the Allies ever had
Sledgehammer by Walter Wager( Book )

13 editions published between 1970 and 2015 in English and Russian and held by 360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Dirty Dozen have nothing on this unit of soldiers, hand-picked for a mission behind enemy lines that none of them are expected to survive. Sledgehammer is the code name for the operation of an elite OSS unit behind German lines during World War II. Five experts in guerrilla warfare are concealed under identities as a crusading journalist, a Hollywood stuntman, a professor of psychology, a money man for a major casino, and a billionaire bachelor. Their mission is clear. Their training has prepared them for anything. But when the journalist is murdered, his four friends change the plan to one single purpose: get revenge
Otto's boy by Walter Wager( Book )

12 editions published between 1985 and 1996 in 4 languages and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Camp Century; city under the ice by Walter Wager( Book )

7 editions published between 1962 and 1963 in English and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kelly's people by Walter Wager( Book )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Espionage agent Denny Monroe and four of his colleagues are given the task of finding a shadowy international terrorist who possesses five suitcases of nuclear devices that he plans to unleash on the West
The spirit team by Walter Wager( Book )

10 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in 4 languages and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A discontinued U.S. germ warfare experiment falls into the hands of an Islamic dictator who perfects it as a weapon. It is a fungus that kills anything it touches. The U.S. sends a CIA team to destroy it. By the author of Twilight's Last Gleaming
Viper Three by Walter Wager( Book )

8 editions published between 1971 and 1987 in 4 languages and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Designated hitter by Walter Wager( Book )

7 editions published between 1982 and 1989 in 3 languages and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

58 minutes by Walter Wager( Book )

9 editions published between 1987 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Off-duty cop John McClane must battle terrorists holding an airport hostage
Die hard by John McTiernan( Visual )

34 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a snowy Christmas Eve in Washington D.C., a team of terrorists has seized a major international airport, and now holds thousands of holiday travellers hostage. The terrorists, a renegade band of crack military commandos led by a murderous rogue officer, have come to rescue a drug lord from justice. They've prepared for every contingency - except John McClane, an off-duty cop seized by a feeling of deadly déjà vu
Blue murder : a novel by Walter Wager( Book )

6 editions published between 1981 and 1984 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alison B. Gordon, a private eye from Beverly Hills, California, investigates a gigantic weapons smuggling operation
Blue moon : a novel by Walter Wager( Book )

3 editions published between 1980 and 1981 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beverly Hills private investigator Alison B. Gordon is sent to Las Vegas to investigate a threat of the Mafia to blow up everybody in the city
Swap by Walter Wager( Book )

11 editions published between 1972 and 1988 in English and German and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

My side by Walter Wager( Book )

9 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Dishy Tell-All Memoir from the Great Ape A funny thing happened on the way to the Empire State Building ... and now, for the first time since his 1933 debut, King Kong, thelegendary ape of the big screen, tells his fascinating story. In My Side, he answers: What was his romantic lead Fay Wray covering up' Not much, according to the wonderful and frank creature who sneaked several good peeks. For which great power was on-screen nemesis Bruce Cabot a secret agent' Don't ask. Read. How did Kong -- a serious and trained actor -- refuse to parrot his lines, unlike some of his costars, and get into character' Kong also offers anecdotes and memories of David O. Selznick, Frank Sinatra, Bill Cosby, Stalin, and many more luminaries from his long and storied career. Gritty and powerful, this 132-foot simian's story will take you from the darkest jungle to atop the highest skyscraper of the day, but always keep you laughing with his hilarious side of the story
Raw deal : a novelization by Walter Wager( Book )

5 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and Italian and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twilight's last gleaming by Robert Aldrich( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A Colonel in the United States Air Force, and three other convicts, escapes from a military prison. The four men take cover at a nuclear base and proceed to hold America hostage
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Audience level: 0.23 (from 0.11 for Stutterin' ... to 0.87 for Ajuste de ...)

Alternative Names

controlled identityHermann, Walter, 1924-2004

controlled identityTiger, John

Hermann, Walter 1924-

Hermann, Walter 1924-2004

Tiger, John

Tiger, John 1924-2004

Wager, Walter.

Wager, Walter 1924-2004

Wager, Walter H.

Wager, Walter H. 1924-

Wager, Walter Herman.

Wager, Walter Hermann 1924-2004

Walter Wager Amerikaans romanschrijver (1924-2004)

Walter Wager écrivain américain

Walter Wager romanziere statunitense

Walter Wager US-amerikanischer Schriftsteller

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