WorldCat Identities

Marshall, William Leonard 1944-

Overview
Works: 51 works in 186 publications in 2 languages and 7,456 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  History  Detective and mystery stories, English 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PR9619.3.M275, 823
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Most widely held works about William Leonard Marshall
 
Most widely held works by William Leonard Marshall
Head first by William Leonard Marshall( Book )

13 editions published between 1986 and 1988 in English and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roadshow by William Leonard Marshall( Book )

7 editions published between 1985 and 1988 in English and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Roadshow finds th e Hong Bay police fabbled by a series of seemingly random explosions that rock the district. As Chief Inspector Feiffer and his seedy counterparts of the precinct chase down the answers, it becomes apparent that there is a pattern to the explosioins--one as carefully worked out as an intricate design of dominoes poised to topple. If the final explosive detonates, it could be the fate of Hong Kong."--Page 4 of cover
Out of nowhere by William Leonard Marshall( Book )

4 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The hatchet man by William Leonard Marshall( Book )

11 editions published between 1976 and 1989 in English and Slovenian and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspector Harry Feiffer and his disorganized, but earnest crew try to figure out the identity of the Hatchet Man. He could be any Chinese male between the ages of forty-five and fifty and his motive is anyone's guess. Feiffer and the Yellowthread Street cops remain one step behind their maniacal quarry until his altruistic mission of ridding the world of rude people provides the motive they need to catch him
Yellowthread Street by William Leonard Marshall( Book )

14 editions published between 1975 and 2006 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Skulduggery by William Leonard Marshall( Book )

5 editions published between 1979 and 1988 in English and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Out of the misty sea came a raft with a man's skeleton on it whose ankles had been roped together, a dead fish, a mound of sweet potatoes, a set of false teeth, and a ten-inch iron drainpipe. The coroner said it was murder, but it had happened 20 years ago. The case gets even wackier when Chief Inspector Harry Feiffer traces down the dental mechanic who made the teeth in 1954 for an American named Putnam, who turns out is still very much alive
Inches by William Leonard Marshall( Book )

3 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Hong Kong, tension reigns outside the locked Asia-America Bank on Wyang Street. The rapid response team is in place and the cries coming from within are rendered in an unearthly tone. When entry is finally gained, Inspector Feiffer finds nine corpses. But there are no marks or signs of violence at all
War machine by William Leonard Marshall( Book )

7 editions published between 1982 and 1989 in English and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

ISBN 0892961988 LCCN 8742711
Gelignite by William Leonard Marshall( Book )

7 editions published between 1976 and 1989 in English and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the seamy Hong Bay district of Hong Kong, crimes of every shape and size are commonplace. But not letter bombs. Not until Mr. Leung and Mr. Ramaswamy are successfully and bloodily spread across their office walls. When Detective Inspector Bill Spencer narrowly escapes becoming victim number three, the cops of Yellowthread Street Station are grimly determined to track down the culprit before the Special Branch gets to him. But unless they can find the link between the neatly timed warning letters, the ghosts in the Chinese graveyard, and the strange mission of Mr. Conway Kan the millionaire, the killer will go free. --Book jacket
Perfect end by William Leonard Marshall( Book )

6 editions published between 1981 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Manila Bay by William Leonard Marshall( Book )

6 editions published between 1986 and 1988 in English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thin air by William Leonard Marshall( Book )

10 editions published between 1977 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Terrorists and gangster plots provide the Hong Kong Yellowthread police station with plenty of action filled investigations
Sci-fi by William Leonard Marshall( Book )

7 editions published between 1981 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Faces in the crowd by William Leonard Marshall( Book )

4 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The death of a New York prostitute propels City Detective Virgil Tillman into a complex and horrifying conspiracy. What does a secret society known as the Custers have to do with her death? Why are there 187 wedding rings lying loose in a guttersnipe's grimy room? Tillman and his partner Ned Muldoon pursue their investigation from the abandoned tunnels of Manhattan's first subway to the lofty mansions of Brooklyn Heights to the ghastly Lunatic Asylum on Blackwell's Island and finally to the horrible unmarked graves of the potter's field at Hart Island
The far away man by William Leonard Marshall( Book )

5 editions published between 1984 and 1988 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shanghai : a novel by William Leonard Marshall( Book )

4 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

War: Shanghai waits for destruction as Imperial Japanese troops surround the city in December 1941
Whisper : a Manila Bay mystery by William Leonard Marshall( Book )

6 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The New York detective by William Leonard Marshall( Book )

4 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Murder spree in New York with graphic descriptions of fate sweeping souls to eternity with resistless fury
Nightmare syndrome by William Leonard Marshall( Book )

3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Hong Kong, Chief Inspector Harry Feiffer investigates the killing of rich men who clawed their eyes out as they were dying. Feiffer's Oriental colleagues suspect a demon, but Feiffer suspects a more earthly killer. By the author of Inches
Frogmouth by William Leonard Marshall( Book )

5 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Marshall, Will

Marshall. William 1944-

Marshall William Leonard

Marshall, William Leonard 1944-

Marshall, William (William Leonard), 1944-

William Leonard Marshall Australian writer

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