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Forsyth, Frederick 1938-

Overview
Works: 860 works in 5,294 publications in 36 languages and 82,586 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Suspense fiction  Spy stories  Political fiction  Action and adventure fiction  Short stories  Musical fiction  War fiction  Drama  Biography 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Librettist, Bibliographic antecedent, Creator, Contributor, Scenarist, Author of introduction, Conceptor, Editor, Director
Classifications: PR6056.O699, 823.914
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Most widely held works about Frederick Forsyth
 
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The day of the jackal by Frederick Forsyth( Book )

476 editions published between 1970 and 2016 in 20 languages and held by 5,650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A professional assassin is hired to kill De Gaulle. The plot is traced against a modern background of French politics as the killer evades his would be captor
The Odessa file by Frederick Forsyth( Book )

322 editions published between 1792 and 2014 in 19 languages and held by 4,341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An elderly Jewish man's diary leads a newspaperman on a manhunt to track down members of ODESSA, a powerful secret organization formed by the SS to protect and re-establish its fugitive members throughout the world
The fourth protocol by Frederick Forsyth( Book )

240 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in 14 languages and held by 4,313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The plot reveals a Soviet plan to control England and destroy NATO by swaying the popular vote in England's election. The plan is to detonate a small nuclear device near an American base in Britain by a Soviet undercover agent, thereby ensuring a anti-nuclear sentiment
The cobra by Frederick Forsyth( Book )

86 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 16 languages and held by 3,962 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What if you had carte blanche to fight evil? Nothing held back, nothing off the table. What would you do? For decades, the world has been fighting the drug cartels, and losing, their billions of dollars making them the most powerful and destructive organizations on earth. Until one man is asked to take charge. Paul Devereaux used to run Special Operations for the CIA before they retired him for being too ruthless. Now he can have anything he requires, do anything he thinks necessary. No boundaries, no rules, no questions asked
The negotiator by Frederick Forsyth( Book )

163 editions published between 1965 and 2014 in 11 languages and held by 3,878 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quinn, the negotiator, is called in to resolve the plot to keep the U.S. President from signing a U.S.-Soviet disarmament treaty
The Afghan by Frederick Forsyth( Book )

103 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in 11 languages and held by 3,673 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When British and American intelligence catch wind of a major Al Qaeda operation in the works, they instantly galvanize--but to do what? They know nothing about it: the what, where, or when. They have no sources in Al Qaeda, and it's impossible to plant someone. Impossible, unless-- The Afghan is Izmat Khan, a five-year prisoner of Guantánamo Bay and a former senior commander of the Taliban. The Afghan is also Colonel Mike Martin, a twenty-five-year veteran of war zones around the world--a dark, lean man born and raised in Iraq. In an attempt to stave off disaster, the intelligence agencies will try to do what no one has ever done before--pass off a Westerner as an Arab among Arabs."--Publisher description
The dogs of war by Frederick Forsyth( Book )

256 editions published between 1974 and 2015 in 11 languages and held by 3,650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An English-born mercenary is hired by a ruthless mining magnate to topple the dictator of a platinum-rich West African country
Avenger by Frederick Forsyth( Book )

132 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in 13 languages and held by 3,509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Living a secret double life, lawyer Cal Dexter embarks on a deadly quest for vengeance that threatens global security, prompting CIA agent Kevin McBride to race against the clock to stop him
The devil's alternative by Frederick Forsyth( Book )

230 editions published between 1975 and 2016 in 14 languages and held by 3,442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Soviets are forced to pin their hopes for survival on the U.S. But as the KGB and the CIA watch in horror, the rescue of a Ukrainian freedom fighter from the Black Sea unleashes savagery that endangers peace--and plunges leaders from Washington to Moscow into a web of overwhelming intrigue, terror, and suspense
The fist of God by Frederick Forsyth( Book )

117 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in 10 languages and held by 3,399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the Gulf War, a mysterious spy planted deep in the heart of Iraq becomes the key as Saddam Hussein threatens to unleash a secret, ultimate weapon on the Allied forces
The deceiver by Frederick Forsyth( Book )

138 editions published between 1900 and 2013 in 13 languages and held by 3,251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

McCready, chief of Britain's Secret Intelligence Service, offered his choice of two positions--an obscure administrative job or early retirement, is not afraid to press the CIA to the explosion point to convince them their prize defector is a double agent
Icon by Frederick Forsyth( Book )

102 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in 12 languages and held by 3,196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A former CIA officer is hired by a group of Western financiers to discredit a candidate for the Russian presidency. From his secret writings it is known that the candidate is in favor of ethnic cleansing and the abolition of democracy. The financiers' plan calls for the restoration of the monarchy
The phantom of Manhattan by Frederick Forsyth( Book )

86 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in 10 languages and held by 2,808 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sequel to Gaston Leroux's The Phantom of the Opera in which the disfigured Phantom goes to America. He builds the world's greatest opera house, hoping to lure his love, the opera diva who rejected him in Paris. By the author of The Day of the Jackal
The kill list by Frederick Forsyth( Book )

45 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 2,733 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a terrorist known as the Preacher targets for assassination a retired Marine general, whose son is TOSA's top hunter of men, the terrorist becomes the hunted -- landing him at the top of TOSA's Kill List
The shepherd by Frederick Forsyth( Book )

139 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 2,278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of a young fighter pilot in his hour of desperate need as he heads home to England on Christmas Eve
No comebacks : collected short stories by Frederick Forsyth( Book )

150 editions published between 1972 and 2014 in 12 languages and held by 2,193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten short stories of men and women at hazard in the toils of danger, passion, and intrigue. The themes of the stories move from London to Dublin, from the Island of Mauritius to the coast of Spain. Five of the stories are set in Ireland
The veteran : five heart-stopping stories by Frederick Forsyth( Book )

64 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 1,803 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A novella and four stories move from London to Siena and feature murder, intrigue and revenge
The afghan by Frederick Forsyth( Recording )

34 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in English and held by 1,710 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

British and American intelligence is pitted against the nearly inpenetrable Al Qaeda terrorism network
The cobra by Frederick Forsyth( Recording )

35 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For decades, the world has been fighting the drug cartels, and losing, their billions of dollars making them the most powerful and destructive organizations on earth. Until one man is asked to take charge. Paul Devereaux used to run Special Operations for the CIA before they retired him for being too ruthless. Now he can have anything he requires, do anything he thinks necessary. The war is on
The struggle for modern Nigeria : the Biafran war, 1967-1970 by Michael Gould( Book )

5 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

International media coverage in the 1960s and early 1970s represented the Biafran War, in which the state of Biafra attempted to secede from the Nigerian Federation, as a grand humanitarian disaster, characterised by sustained conflict, starvation and genocide. Using interviews and newly-released archival material, Michael Gould questions this depiction, examining the role of foreign parties in the conflict and the impact of propaganda upon its international reception both during and after the war. Envisaged initially by both sides as a short conflict, the war confounded all expectations, stretching on for four years. It was a 'brother's war', one which divided families, and was characterised overwhelmingly by both sides' reluctance to enter into hostilities. This book seeks to answer some of the most fundamental questions surrounding the conflict, including how this avoidable conflict came about, why the war became so drawn-out and how the leadership of the opposing Generals Ojukwu, who led the Biafran revolt and Gowon, who was President of the Nigerian Federation, defined the conflict
 
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Alternative Names
Forsait, Frederick.

Forsaĭt, Frederik 1938-

Forsait, Frederik 1939-

Forsaits, Frederiks 1938-

Forsajt, Frederik.

Forsyth.

Forsyth Frederich

Forsyth Frederick

Forsyth, Frederick 1939-

Frederick Forsyrh

Frederick Forsyth britischer Schriftsteller, Journalist und Spion

Frederick Forsyth britisk skribent

Frederick Forsyth Brits schrijver

Frederick Forsyth brittisk författare

Frederick Forsyth écrivain britannique

Frederick Forsyth English novelist

Frederick Forsyth Nobelistang Ingles

Frederick Forsyth novelista británico

Frederick Forsyth pisarz angielski

Frederick Forsyth scrittore britannico

Форсайт, Фредерик 1938-

Форсайт, Фредерик английский писатель

Фредерик Форсайт

Фредерік Форсайт

פארסייט, פרדריק 1938-

פורסייט, פרדריק 1938-

פורסיית, פדריק 1938-

פורסיית, פרדריק 1938־

פורסית, פרדריק 1938-

פרדריק פורסיית

פרדריק פורסיית' סופר בריטי

فردریک فورسایت نویسنده بریتانیایی

फ्रेडरिक फोरसाइथ

ஃபிரெட்ரிக் ஃபோர்சித்

퍼시드, 프레드릭 1938-

포사이드, F. 1938-

포사이드, 프레더릭 1938-

포사이드, 프레데릭 1938-

포사이드, 프레드릭 1938-

포사이스, 푸레데릭 1938-

포사이스, 프레더릭 1938-

포사이스, 프레데릭 1938-

포사이스, 프레드릭 1938-

포사이즈, 프레드릭 1938-

프레더릭 포사이스

フォ-サイス, フレデリック 1938-

フォーサイス, フレデリック

フレデリック・フォーサイス

フレデリックフォーサイス 1938-

弗雷德里克·福塞斯

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The Odessa fileThe fourth protocolThe cobraThe negotiatorThe AfghanThe dogs of warAvengerThe devil's alternative