WorldCat Identities

Drummond, Emma 1931-

Overview
Works: 40 works in 155 publications in 5 languages and 3,869 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Historical fiction  History  Christian fiction  War fiction  Domestic fiction  Domestic fiction, English  War stories, English 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PR6054.R785, 823.914
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Emma Drummond
Forget the glory by Emma Drummond( Book )

11 editions published between 1985 and 1987 in English and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beyond all frontiers by Emma Drummond( Book )

6 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and Italian and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romantic fiction set in 1838 against the background of the Great Game and the invasion of Afghanistan
The bridge of a hundred dragons by Emma Drummond( Book )

13 editions published between 1986 and 2015 in English and French and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on true accounts and memoirs of the Shanghai emergency of 1927, this is a gripping story of love, heroism and tortured human relationships set against the background of an exotic and mysterious country. Amid the horror and devastation of the Chinese Civil War, Mark Rawlins is sent to the misty, evil country of Lu-Seng in order to rebuild a bridge in the face of the advancing Chinese army. Alexandra Mostyn, aspiring painter and emancipated Bright Young Thing of 1920s Shanghai society, literally bumps into Major Rawlings, a man under extreme pressure to falsify a report and to forget his terrible legacy of the Russian Civil War. And while he is determined to survive and return to Hong Kong, Alexandra has decided that she will have him
A captive freedom by Emma Drummond( Book )

9 editions published between 1987 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vivian Veasey-Hunter, Captain of Lancers, seeks consolation with a beautiful brunette from the chorus of the "Lindley Girls," after his controversial action during the war in Ashanti
That sweet and savage land by Emma Drummond( Book )

10 editions published between 1990 and 1993 in English and Polish and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historical romance set in India at the time of British supremacy
A question of honour by Emma Drummond( Book )

10 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in English and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Vorne Ashleigh, the heir to his father's fortune and ancestral home, meets a hero's death at Khartoum, leaving his family without a suitable successor, the Ashleighs begin a passionate fight for survival
A distant hero by Emma Drummond( Book )

7 editions published between 1983 and 2002 in English and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the Ashleighs, an upper-class English family at the turn of the century, whose men defend the outposts of the empire. The novel features a tyrannical grandfather, obsessed with the death of a son in the Sudan War, while belittling his grandsons who are fighting the Boer War
Some far elusive dawn by Emma Drummond( Book )

8 editions published between 1988 and 1996 in English and Italian and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Act of valour by Emma Drummond( Book )

5 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Val Ashleigh returns to his family's Wiltshire mansion on the eve of World War I
The burning land by Emma Drummond( Book )

9 editions published between 1979 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The savage sky by Emma Drummond( Book )

9 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rob Stallard, the son of a farmer, is sent for training to a Florida airbase in 1941. There he encounters James Theodore Benson III - socialite and son of a senator. A flying incident creates bitter enmity between the two men, which is exacerbated when Rob's sister Jenny is drawn into the feud
The rice dragon by Emma Drummond( Book )

7 editions published between 1980 and 1984 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scarlet shadows by Emma Drummond( Book )

6 editions published between 1978 and 1984 in English and Italian and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beyond all frontiers by Elizabeth Darrell( Book )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

That sweet and savage land by Emma Drummond( Recording )

3 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Because Elizabeth Delacourt fails to conform to her husband's idea of a nineteenth-century British soldier's wife, he leaves her with his family when he is assigned to India. Lonely and bored, Elizabeth falls in love and breaks the heart of another soldier who mistakenly believes she is a widow. Chastened, Elizabeth demands passage to India from her in-laws, only to find both men fighting side by side
A question of honour. [read by Norma West] : volume 1 of the compelling Knightshill saga by Emma Drummond( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A question of honour by Emma Drummond( Recording )

5 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sweeping tale of three siblings bound by the standards of late Victorian society, who fight for individuality with great courage. "A question of honour" describes danger, passion, military hardship and heroism set against the vivid backdrop of history for which Emma Drummond's work is renowned
A distant hero by Emma Drummond( Recording )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

General Sir Gilliard Ashleigh is anxious to secure a suitable heir to Knightshill, the Ashleigh family estate. Vere, unsure himself whether he is at heart a soldier or an artist, becomes both in South Africa when war against the Boers seems inevitable. Val, serving in the army under a false name after a schoolboy scandal, is also in South Africa set on gaining a hero's laurels to win family forgiveness. But he finds a greater enemy than the Boers within his own ranks. Their sister Charlotte is left at home with the inflexible old general. Howver, even her status at Knightshill is threatened half way across the world
Act of valour by Emma Drummond( Recording )

3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Ashleighs of Knightshill - talented, wealthy, proud of their ancestry - gather at their Wiltshire mansion in the summer of 1914 to welcome home the black sheep of their family. The return of Val has a traumatic effect on the family. News comes to imminent war which is certain to change present attitudes and beloved values for ever. One by one the Ashleighs are caught up in the conflict and, in their struggle for survival, they finally come to terms with themselves and each other
Prigionieri d'amore by Emma Drummond( Book )

2 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in Italian and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names

controlled identityDawes, Edna

Darrell, Elizabeth.

Dawes, Edna

Drammond, Ėmma 1931-

Dramond Ema

Drummond, Emma

Emma Drummond écrivaine britannique

Emma Drummond escriptora britànica

Emma Drummond escritora británica

Emma Drummond escritora estauxunidense

Emma Drummond schrijfster uit Verenigde Staten van Amerika (1931-)

Emma Drummond scrittrice statunitense

إيما دراموند كاتبة بريطانية

Languages
English (115)

Italian (8)

French (4)

Polish (1)

Russian (1)