WorldCat Identities

Lyall, Gavin

Works: 93 works in 631 publications in 14 languages and 7,609 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Suspense fiction  Personal narratives  Personal narratives‡vBritish  History 
Roles: Author, Editor, Conceptor
Classifications: PR6062.Y3, 823.914
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Gavin Lyall
Most widely held works by Gavin Lyall
The Crocus List by Gavin Lyall( Book )

24 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The war in the air: the Royal Air Force in World War II by Gavin Lyall( Book )

15 editions published between 1968 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The secret servant by Gavin Lyall( Book )

38 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 631 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Major Maxim is given the responsibility of protecting an Oxford don who is an atomic expert and a British national defense policy-maker. He saves the don from repeated assassination attempts and, in the process, discovers the don's dreadful secret
The conduct of Major Maxim by Gavin Lyall( Book )

29 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The battle-scarred Major Harry Maxim, Intelligence aide at Number 10 Downing Street, must find what links a deserting corporal, East German politics, a double killing in West Germany, a South London fight club, and a widowed Yorkshire piano teacher
Midnight plus one by Gavin Lyall( Book )

69 editions published between 1965 and 2016 in 14 languages and held by 535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A former member of the French Resistance is hired to accompany a millionaire, wanted by the police on a rape charge, on a trip which develops into a chase through France, Switzerland and Liechtenstein
Judas country by Gavin Lyall( Book )

30 editions published between 1077 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uncle target by Gavin Lyall( Book )

22 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A new prototype tank on loan to the Jordanian Army is lost in the midst of a military revolt, and Major Harry Maxim is sent to keep it from falling into the wrong hands
Venus with pistol by Gavin Lyall( Book )

51 editions published between 1969 and 2011 in 10 languages and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All Kemp had to do was arrange the smooth transportation of the works of art his wealthy patron was secretly buying on behalf of the Nicaraguan government across the frontier into Switzerland. It started to go badly wrong when he woke up in a Zurich park with a bump the size of a burial mound on his head, minus the priceless Cezanne he'd been carrying
Blame the dead by Gavin Lyall( Book )

37 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Card loses his reputation as a bodyguard when his client, a Lloyd's underwriter, is shot right under his nose. Martin Fenwick died in his arms, leaving behind only one clue; a small package wrapped in plain brown paper. A clue that sends Card on a relentless manhunt across international borders and into the clutches of death
The wrong side of the sky by Gavin Lyall( Book )

43 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two pilots, their careers clouded by a secret past, fly a strange and sinister course that winds from Greece to Libya
Shooting script by Gavin Lyall( Book )

50 editions published between 1966 and 2013 in 11 languages and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charter pilot, now hired by an independent motion picture producer, becomes entangled in a Caribbean revolution
The most dangerous game by Gavin Lyall( Book )

48 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Northern Finland a free-lance pilot becomes a murder suspect as secret agents gather in an obscure Russian-border town
Spy's honour by Gavin Lyall( Book )

14 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in English and Japanese and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The pre-World War I escapades of Captain Matthew Ranklin, an artillery officer seconded to Britain's nascent Secret Service Bureau. He hunts anarchists in Ireland, investigates the death of a British agent during a yachting regatta in Germany, takes the Orient Express to Hungary to foil a plot against the Hapsburgs, and en route falls in love
Honourable intentions by Gavin Lyall( Book )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and Japanese and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Flight from honour by Gavin Lyall( Book )

9 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and Japanese and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The war in the air 1939-1945: an anthology of personal experience by Gavin Lyall( Book )

10 editions published between 1968 and 2007 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Operation warboard : wargaming World War II battles in 20-25 mm scale by Gavin Lyall( Book )

3 editions published between 1976 and 1978 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Freedom's battle( Book )

19 editions published between 1900 and 1994 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beskriver luftkrig og luftoperationer under 2. verdenskrig
Honourable intentions by Gavin Lyall( Recording )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Secret Service agents Matthew Ranklin and Conall O'Gilroy are called in when a man, faced with extradition to France after his arrest by London police, threatens to announce publicly that he is the illegitimate son of King George V. With the King about to go on a diplomatically vital visit to France, this is hardly something to be investigated in public
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Audience level: 0.40 (from 0.23 for The war in ... to 0.78 for Freedom's ...)

Honourable intentions
Alternative Names
Gavin Lyall britischer Journalist und Schriftsteller

Gavin Lyall British writer

Gavin Lyall Brits journalist

Lyall, G.

Лайл, Гэвин


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Judas countryThe wrong side of the skyThe most dangerous gameSpy's honourHonourable intentionsFlight from honourThe war in the air 1939-1945: an anthology of personal experienceFreedom's battle