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Deighton, Len 1929-

Overview
Works: 611 works in 3,576 publications in 24 languages and 77,267 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Domestic fiction  Spy stories  Drama  Suspense fiction  Spy films  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Author of introduction, Editor, Bookseller, Bibliographic antecedent, Publisher, Conceptor, Director, Speaker
Classifications: PR6054.E37, 823.914
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Most widely held works by Len Deighton
Spy hook : a novel by Len Deighton( Book )

66 editions published between 1988 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 3,360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bernard Samson, now relegated to an administrative backwater at London Central, learns about a huge financial scam within the British Secret Service. As he investigates the situation, his behavior is regarded as paranoid
Spy line : a novel by Len Deighton( Book )

58 editions published between 1989 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 3,295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Even before British agent Bernard Samson lands in Vienna, he has taken the first steps toward the center of a web of Secret Service mystery even more complex than he had feared
Spy sinker by Len Deighton( Book )

51 editions published between 1986 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 3,199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fiona Samson is caught between her husband and family and her country as she works as a superspy for British intelligence in East Germany
Berlin game by Len Deighton( Book )

115 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 2,986 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bernard Samson must help an undercover agent escape from Berlin but fears that leaks in British intelligence will undermine the attempt
Mexico set by Len Deighton( Book )

90 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in 12 languages and held by 2,800 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When British Intelligence assigns agent Bernard Samson to coax KGB major named Stinnes into defecting, swiftly shifting events lead to London Central to believe that Samson himself has traded loyalties
City of gold by Len Deighton( Book )

37 editions published between 1991 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,757 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While Bert Cutler, Glasgow police inspector, escorts Jimmy Ross to Cairo to stand trial for killing an officer, he dies, and Ross assumes his identity so that in Cairo, Ross finds himself trying to apprehend the spy helping Rommell in Africa
London match by Len Deighton( Book )

71 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 2,736 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the sequel to Mexico Set, Bernard Samson finds himself suspected as the second Soviet informer in British intelligence
Faith by Len Deighton( Book )

35 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in English and held by 2,600 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Cold War spy story in which British agent Bernard Samson goes to East Germany to aid a high-ranking East German intelligence officer defect to the West. By the author of Spy Sinker
Winter : a novel of a Berlin family by Len Deighton( Book )

68 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the lives of a German family named Winter, from the close of World War I through the Second World War
Goodbye, Mickey Mouse by Len Deighton( Book )

66 editions published between 1982 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 2,500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the winter of 1944-45, a group of young American fighter pilots fly mission after dangerous mission, serving as protection for the huge fleets of bombers penetrating deep into Germany
Hope by Len Deighton( Book )

41 editions published between 1994 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A spy novel on British agent Bernard Samson as he searches for his missing brother-in-law, an Englishman of Polish origin. The search takes him to Poland and involves him in a series of adventures. The time is 1987, the story taking place amid the turmoil of the Solidarity movement which led to the fall of Communism. By the author of Charity
MAMista by Len Deighton( Book )

44 editions published between 1991 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 2,230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of Marxist revolutionaries try to take over a South American country led by a drug industry
Charity by Len Deighton( Book )

36 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A British spy in 1980s Berlin investigates the death of his sister-in-law. She may have been murdered by his own service to save the life of his wife, also a spy. A tale of double agents and sacrificial lambs by the author of Hope
XPD by Len Deighton( Book )

63 editions published between 1981 and 2016 in 11 languages and held by 2,187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Near the beginning of World War II, Winston Churchill proposes a deal to Hitler, which would be detrimental to Churchill's allies, but when it does not occur, some agents want the minutes of the meeting very badly
SS-GB : Nazi-occupied Britain, 1941 : a novel by Len Deighton( Book )

51 editions published between 1978 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fictional account of what might have happened if the Nazis had invaded and defeated England during World War II
Blood, tears and folly : an objective look at World War II by Len Deighton( Book )

47 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and held by 2,148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deighton explores and analyzes some of the myths and realities of the war, the mistakes and the achievements, the ironies and failures--of intelligence, technology, planning, and policies--of both the Allied and the Axis powers
Fighter : the true story of the Battle of Britain by Len Deighton( Book )

58 editions published between 1977 and 2014 in English and French and held by 2,085 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and captioned photographs recount the air war over Britain in 1940. Examines the personalities involved, the weaponry, and the tactics of both sides
Violent ward by Len Deighton( Book )

25 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,036 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Micky Murphy, a Los Angeles criminal lawyer, gets involved with a shady millionaire who is married to Micky's childhood sweatheart
Funeral in Berlin : a novel by Len Deighton( Book )

95 editions published between 1946 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,905 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An agent, whose real identity is hidden, attempts to get a Russian scientist "over the wire" through Berlin
Bomber; events relating to the last flight of an R.A.F. [bomber] over Germany on the night of June 31, 1943 by Len Deighton( Book )

104 editions published between 1970 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,865 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bomber is a novel written by Len Deighton and published in the United Kingdom in 1970. It is the fictionalised account of the events of 31 June 1943 in which an RAF bombing raid on the Ruhr area of western Germany goes wrong. In each chapter, the plot is advanced by seeing the progress of the day through the eyes of protagonists on both sides of the conflict
 
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Alternative Names
Deighton, Len

Deighton, Leonard Cyril 1929-

Deighton, Leonard Cyrill

Deĭton, Len 1929-

Deitons, Lens 1929-

Len Deighton britischer Fotograf und Autor

Len Deighton Brits schrijver

Len Deighton écrivain britannique

Len Deighton scrittore inglese

Дейтон, Лен

Лен Дейтън

דיטון, לן 1929-

דייטון, לן

דייטון, לן 1929-

לן דייטון

لن دیتون ژورنالیست، نویسنده، و تاریخ‌نگار بریتانیایی

لين دايتون، 1929-

لين ديتون

デイトン, レン

レン・デイトン

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Spy line : a novelSpy sinkerBerlin gameMexico setCity of goldLondon matchFaithWinter : a novel of a Berlin family