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Dietz, William C.

Works: 109 works in 436 publications in 6 languages and 15,176 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Science fiction  Star Wars fiction  Adventure stories, American  Suspense fiction, American  Paranormal fiction 
Roles: Author, Creator
Classifications: PS3554.I388, 813.54
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by William C Dietz
Halo : the flood by William C Dietz( Book )

19 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fleeing the destruction of the planet Reach, the Master Chief and a few human survivors crash-land on Halo, where they race to unravel its secrets in order to gain control of a great source of power before the alien occupiers do
Runner by William C Dietz( Book )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in English and held by 649 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jake Rebo, an interstellar courier, is assigned the task of delivering a future religious leader to his people, a mission complicated by would-be assassins and by a young woman possessing the secret to instantaneous travel between star systems
EarthRise by William C Dietz( Book )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in English and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"It took three days for the Saurons to destroy the great cities fo the world, wrapping the earth in a blanket of fire and ash. More than three billion people perished under the alien assault. But the invaders stopped short of complete annihilation. They needed survivors. They needed slaves."--Jacket
When all seems lost by William C Dietz( Book )

12 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in English and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The national bestselling author of For More Than Glory and For Those Who Fell presents a thrilling new novel of The Legion of the Damned-dispatched on a mission that will determine humanity's future in a galaxy full of unpredictable enemies ... As interstellar war rages, the President of the Confederacy is captured by the Ramanthian enemy. But the aliens don't realize the prize they have taken, since, at the suggestion of young diplomat Christine Vanderveen, all the captives have agreed to hide his identity. Then the prisoners are taken to a brutal slave labor camp-and Vanderveen is concerned that there may be some among them tempted to reveal the ruse. Determined to protect the President, she must face down opposition, both alien and human, all the while hoping for rescue. And rescue is on the way-an unauthorized effort, organized by General Bill Booly, manned by a team of volunteers with nothing to lose-and headed by Captain Antonio Santana, Vanderveen's former lover, who must try to set aside his personal feelings for the sake of the mission
Star Wars. Jedi Knight by William C Dietz( Book )

6 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Kyle Katarn, Rebel agent and novice Jedi, has juist returned form his covert operation to find the location of the Valley of the Jedi. He knows that the evil Jerec, a dark Jedi with designs on the Empire's throne, knows where the valley is too. Upon returning to the Alliance, and with the support of Luke Skywalker, Kyle offers to find the Valley and stop the oncoming Imperial invasion--and, at last, fulfill his destiny as a Jedi"--Back cover
Redzone by William C Dietz( Book )

12 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Police detective Cassandra Lee's investigation of a murderer killing police officers is interrupted when she receives a letter from her long-lost mother that draws her into a dangerous, lawless zone inhabited by mutants
For those who fell by William C Dietz( Book )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in English and held by 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After their battleship is destroyed, the Confederacy searches for a new home planet for its government, and chooses to settle on the planet Algeron, despite the objections of the Algeron natives
At empire's edge by William C Dietz( Book )

9 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the national bestselling author of When Duty Calls, the first book in an exciting new science fiction duology. In a far-distant future, the Uman Empire has spread to the stars and beyond, conquering and colonizing worlds, ruling with a benevolent-but iron-fist. The Pax Umana reigns, and all is well. But on one planet, the remnants of a violent, shape-shifting race called the Sagathis are confined, kept captive by xeno-cops, who have been bio-engineered to be able to see through their guises. Still, sometimes one manages to escape. Zak Cato is a xeno-cop. He's returning a fugitive Sagathi when things go horribly wrong. Cato- the only survivor after the rest of his men are slaughtered-must now figure out who betrayed them and bring the alien in, whatever the cost
Star wars. rebel agent by William C Dietz( Book )

7 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After Kyle's father, Morgan Katarn, discovers the Valley of the Jedi, he passes along a description of it to a Jedi named Rahn, who falls into the hands of Jerec the Dark Jedi, who uses the information to steal information to use on the Dark Side
Andromeda's fall : a novel of the Legion of the Damned by William C Dietz( Book )

8 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Having stopped a mutiny against Earth's government, General Bill Booly and his troops face an even greater challenge: a battle for the future of every living being in the universe, against a fanatical human and his killer technology
Logos run by William C Dietz( Book )

8 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Making good on a promise to a dead man, Rebo must deliver an AI known as Logos to a mysterious backwater planet. Once there, Logos will be capable of restoring the system of star gates that once knitted the settled worlds together. But as the Techno Society wars with murderous antitechnics, Rebo gets caught in the middle-and all he can do is run."--Publisher description
Star wars. soldier for the empire by William C Dietz( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kyle Katarn is a decorated graduate from the Imperial Military Academy who would forfeit his very life for the Empire. But he wouldn't forfeit his father's life, and that's what the Empire has taken. Kyle is willing to do anything to avenge his father's death which is what the Rebel Alliance is counting on
For more than glory by William C Dietz( Book )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in English and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the aftermath of an interstellar war, General Bill Booly and his team are unaware that a new revolution is brewing on the remote planet of LaNor, where a career Legionnaire with a talent for bucking authority and an ambitious but inexperienced diplomat must defend the world against a web of terrorism that threatens the entire Confederacy
Andromeda's choice : a novel of the Legion of the Damned by William C Dietz( Book )

11 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Andromeda McKee rebuilt her life in the violent embrace of the Legion of the Damned in the days when cyborgs were first being introduced. Now she must choose between her conscience and her desire for vengeance ... In a different world, Lady Catherine "Cat" Carletto would never have left her pampered life behind. But when Princess Ophelia became Empress Ophelia in a coup that claimed the lives of the princess's brother and all who supported him, including the Carletto family, Cat had to hide-or die. She became Legionnaire Andromeda McKee, and now she's a battle-scarred veteran who knows how to kill. Summoned to Earth to receive the Imperial Order of Merit from the empress herself, Andromeda learns that she isn't the sole surviving Carletto-her uncle Rex is not only still alive but also the leader of a resistance group determined to overthrow Ophelia. Caught up in a web of intrigue, Andromeda realizes that the moment is coming when her revenge will be at hand. But will she be able to act, or will she be betrayed by those she has come to trust? "--
Heaven's devils by William C Dietz( Book )

10 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"For the poor, hardworking citizens of the confederacy's fringe worlds, the Guild Wars have exacted a huge toll. Swayed by the promise of financial rewards, a new batch of recruits joins the fight alongside a slew of mysteriously docile criminals--and a few dubious military leaders. Eighteen-year-old Jim Raynor, full of testosterone and eager to make things right at home, ships off to boot camp and finds his footing on the battlefield, but he soon discovers that the official mission is not what he's really fighting for. For the first time ever, StarCraft enthusiasts will learn the origins of the enduring friendship between the young upstart Jim Raynor and the streetwise soldier Tychus Findlay ..."--Jacket
Bones of empire by William C Dietz( Book )

8 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bioengineered cop Jak Cato of the Uman Empire discovers that the Emperor is actually a shape-shifting alien that Jak supposedly killed and tries to discover if it is acting alone or is part of a larger conspiracy
Andromeda's war : a novel of the Legion of the Damned by William C Dietz( Book )

10 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Now a platoon leader, Legionnaire Andromeda McKee seems to have successfully left behind her true identity of Lady Catherine "Cat" Carletto, one of the last two surviving members of the Carletto family targeted for death by Empress Ophelia. After failing at her one shot at vengeance, Andromeda had been questioning her own resolve. But now her uncle has been killed in a government raid back on Earth, leaving her as the last Carletto standing--and the family's only chance for justice ... A chance that comes when the empress's ship crashes on a hostile planet and Andromeda is assigned to head up the rescue mission. As a legionnaire, Andromeda McKee has countless kills under her belt. But when faced with her greatest enemy, it will be Cat Carletto who has to pull the trigger on the one who really matters
Legion of the damned by William C Dietz( Book )

10 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and Russian and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the future, the terminally ill can prolong life by surrendering their consciousness to a cybernetic life form that is then recruited into the notorious Legion of the Damned, an elite fighting unit charged with protecting humanity. Original
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Halo : the flood
Alternative Names
Dietz, Bill

Dietz, Bill 1945-

Dietz, William Corey 1945-

Ditt︠s︡, Uilʹi︠a︡m

William C. Dietz Amerikaans romanschrijver

William C. Dietz US-amerikanischer Autor

William Dietz écrivain américain

Уилям Дийц

디츠, 윌리엄 C

ディーツ, ウィリアム・C


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