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Wingrove, David

Overview
Works: 162 works in 578 publications in 10 languages and 9,530 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Science fiction  Fantasy fiction  Action and adventure fiction  Handbooks and manuals  History  Software 
Roles: Author, Contributor, Editor, Other, Correspondent
Classifications: PR6073.I545, 823.914
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by David Wingrove
Trillion year spree : the history of science fiction by Brian W Aldiss( Book )

35 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in English and Chinese and held by 1,175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science fiction has grown from what was virtually a secret movement in the last century to become part of the cultural wallpaper. The authors follow this development from Frankenstein to Frank Herbert, the tales of flight to other planets and other dimensions, of lost worlds and utopias, mechanical creatures and intelligent aliens; some friendly, some definitely not
Chung Kuo by David Wingrove( Book )

65 editions published between 199 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 901 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the future, China rules the world under a program entitled the "Peace of Ten Thousand Years," based on the tenants of New Confucianism, emphasizing stability. In Europe, the "Dispersionists" attempt to reassert Western values of progress
Myst, the book of Atrus by Rand Miller( Book )

14 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fantasy adventure novel based on aCD-ROM game by the same name. It is the story of theD'ni, a race of super-intelligent beings who are able tocreate new worlds. First book in a series
The Science fiction source book( Book )

11 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and Japanese and held by 675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The broken wheel by David Wingrove( Book )

21 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The year is 2207. Chung Kuo's perfect stasis is falling apart. The Seven's dominance is threatened by a series of terrorist attackes as the War of Two Directions intensifies. Howard DeVore, the Seven's greatest enemy, is masterminding the atrocities - but how can they hunt down a man who seems to be invulnerable? Kim Ward, the Clay-born scientific genius, is attacked by a group of deadly assassins, bent on destroying his work. And a group of rich young American rebels intend to create Change. At any price
The Middle Kingdom by David Wingrove( Book )

31 editions published between 1989 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 522 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world is City Earth, rules by the Seven, China's new kings. Beautiful, controlled, sesual, this high-tch society is rushing toward war between the forces of West and East, between rebels who hunger for change and the overlords who demand stability, between the very powers of darkness and light
Myst, the book of Ti'ana by Rand Miller( Book )

13 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and held by 514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anna creates a stir when she finds her way from the outside world into the domain of the D'ni, and the inhabitants of the underground society are further shaken when she meets and marries one of their young lords
The White Mountain by David Wingrove( Book )

20 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in English and French and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The year is 2207. Currents of unrest and tides of innovation threaten to overwhelm Chung Kuo's stability, and some threats are beyond the immense city's control. When a lethal epidemic strikes the Seven's chief supporters, Li Yuan acts ruthlessly to wipe out the disease. But his actions incur far more fatal consequences for the rule of the Seven. While the Seven splinters, Kwibesi, the detention camp for terrorists, continues to establish order. However, rebellion is brutally contained inside the camp and a growing sense of injustice stirs in its guard, Kao Chen, who begins to question his sense of duty. The Seven are divided among themselves, and around them allegiances are shifting
Myst, the book of D'ni by Rand Miller( Book )

8 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world of the D'ni is shaken by the arrival of Ti'ana, known among humans as Anna
Son of heaven by David Wingrove( Book )

15 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The year is 2085, two decades after the great economic collapse that destroyed Western civilisation. With its power broken and its cities ruined, life in the West continues in scattered communities. In rural Dorset, Jake Reed lives with his 14-year-old son and memories of the great collapse. Back in 2043, Jake was a rich, young futures broker, immersed in the datascape of the world's financial markets. He saw what was coming - and who was behind it. Forewarned, he was one of the few to escape the fall. For 22 years he has lived in fear of the future, and finally it is coming - quite literally - across the plain towards him. Chinese airships are in the skies and a strange, glacial structure has begun to dominate the horizon. Jake finds himself forcibly incorporated into the ever-expanding 'World of Levels' a global city of some 34 billion souls, where social status is reflected by how far above the ground you live. Here, under the rule of the mighty Tsao Ch'un, a resurgent China is seeking to abolish the past and bring about world peace through rigidly enforced order. But a civil war looms, and Jake will find himself at the heart of the struggle for the future
Daylight on Iron Mountain by David Wingrove( Book )

10 editions published between 2011 and 2017 in English and French and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The generals of the Middle Kingdom await the decision of the emperor. The campaign to secure the border from China to Iraq has reached a strange impasse. Two blood enemies - Arabs & Jews - have united against their common cause. But with the lives of thousands at his whim, the exalted Tsao Ch'un, the Son of Heaven, cannot decide. Destroy the Middle East in one blinding flash? Or take another path? In the court of Tsao Ch'un, men of power have become smiling lackeys, whose graces conceal their fear, or their ambition. A man that can be trusted absolutely is a rare thing. And so, with his family held hostage by the empire, General Jiang Lei finds himself appointed to a special task: the orchestration of the last great war against the West. The total dominion of America. But life in the world of levels continues. No hint of war, or want, or discontent can infiltrate the oppressive, ordered society that replaces the
Apertures : a study of the writings of Brian W. Aldiss by Brian Griffin( Book )

4 editions published in 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An inch of ashes by David Wingrove( Book )

9 editions published between 2013 and 2017 in English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"It is 2206. As Chung Kuo's population continues to swell, the Seven--the ruling T'angs--are forced to make further concessions, laws must be relaxed and the House at Weinmar reopened. Change is coming, whether the Seven like it or not. The tides of unrest unleashed by earlier wars grow faster even than the population. DeVore secretly allies with newly appointed general, Hans Ebert. It seems that DeVore's plans are coming to fruition. But Ebert has his own schemes and plots--he intends to depose the Seven and control the whole of Chung Kuo. Includes more than 30 pages of character listing and Mandarin glossary"--Provided by publisher
The stone within by David Wingrove( Book )

13 editions published between 1992 and 1995 in English and Polish and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ice and fire by David Wingrove( Book )

8 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and French and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spring 2201 - Spring 2203: The T'ang who make up the ruling Seven are struggling to maintain stasis and prevent change, as the ""War That Wasn't A War"" is fought within the levels of Chung Kuo's great world-spanning City: a war fought not with armies on battlefields but with an inventive evil - with bombs and betrayals, brutal assassinations and sly poisonings. Adding to the pressure for change is the existence of a document that charts the true history of this world, not the version invented and policed by the Ministry - the ""Thousand Eyes""--Who have, for so long, maintained this da
Beneath the tree of heaven by David Wingrove( Book )

12 editions published between 1993 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the 23rd Century, revolution is brewing on Earth against the rule of the Tangs, the Chinese rulers who are blocking progress. Support for the revolution is coming from Mars which is secretly planning to invade Earth. Fifth volume in a series by the author of The Stone Within
The art of war by David Wingrove( Book )

7 editions published between 2013 and 2017 in English and French and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peace has returned The 'War That Wasn't a War' has ended. The Dispersionists have been broken and peace has returned to Chung Kuo, but DeVore's mission to destroy it is far from over. Employing the Ping Tiao, the 'Levellers', and officers within the Security Service still loyal to him, DeVore sends autonomous copies of himself from Mars to destroy the Seven by any means necessary. The fight endures The Seven lost their three most experienced T'ang in the War and have been left extremely vulnerable. Wang Sau-leyan, the new T'ang of City Africa, uses this weakness to attack them from within, but without the continued loyalty of men like Tolonen, Karr and Kao Chen they will all topple. Welcome to the Future
The empire of time by David Wingrove( Book )

4 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Otto Behr is a German agent, fighting his Russian counterparts across three millennia, manipulating history for moments in time that can change everything. Only the remnants of two great nations stand and for Otto, the war is life itself, the last hope for his people
Days of bitter strength by David Wingrove( Book )

9 editions published between 1995 and 1998 in English and Japanese and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set among the red-roofed houses of "China on the Rhine," where former freedom-fighter Emily Ascher now serves as mother to the orphan boys of a war-devastated land. But unto the people of Chung Kuo, two children will be born, a baby girl smothered and thrown away, but not yet dead, and a baby boy delivered into a hostile land, yet determined to fight for his life. They are part of a new generation who will see more death than any who have gone before. Although peace seems to reign, the puppet master of an army of giant androids plans one final absolute destruction. And although the great T'ang, the dictators of Earth, are gone, mega corporation GenSyn remains as does its pleasure drug which will turn Chung Kuo into a funeral pyre. Now the only escape lies in sending survivors toward new stars, or joining Emily Ascher in a battle for liberty and a new Earth
White moon, red dragon by David Wingrove( Book )

10 editions published between 1988 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the reign of the Seven T'ang in a time of great, bloody upheaval. The rebel leader DeVore, thought dead by his enemies, has returned and is readying a terrifying flotilla to fight against the T'ang, the dictators of Earth. On Mars, another rebel, the long-exiled Hans Ebert, is formulating an audacious plan to bring a lost African tribe home again, and on Earth, the continental mega-cities of the T'ang begin to crumble as war ripples across the planet. It is a time of endings and beginnings, when the last of the T'ang, Li Yuan, will make a terrifying alliance...when chaos will strike in the form of human-looking androids programmed to kill...and when Emily Ascher, a woman dedicated to liberty for the billions the T'ang have kept in chains, will see her vision blossom in blood red
 
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David Wingrove Brits schrijver

David Wingrove écrivain britannique

David Wingrove englischer Science-Fiction-Schriftsteller

David Wingrove escritor británico

David Wingrove scriitor britanic

Wingrove, D.

Дейвид Уингроув

ウィングローヴ, D.

ウィンローヴ, デイヴィッド

ウイングローブ, デイヴィッド

デイヴィッド・ウィングローヴ

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