WorldCat Identities

Murphy, Warren

Works: 1,126 works in 1,933 publications in 11 languages and 11,277 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Police films  Fiction  Comedy films  Fantasy fiction  Buddy films  History  Crime films  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Author, Scenarist, Conceptor, Author of screenplay, Other, Printer, Composer, Bibliographic antecedent, Honoree, Performer, Arranger, Illustrator, Lyricist, Editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Warren Murphy
Lethal weapon by Mel Gibson( Visual )

16 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 974 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

LAPD officers Roger Murtaugh and Martin Riggs are back. They are chasing a bad guy in a red BMW and when the car crashes, several million dollars in South African Krugerands spill out of the trunk. After Murtaugh is ambushed in his home by a group of South African bay guys, they speculate that the vehicle they were chasing may be linked. Their captain assigns them to guard a witness in a drug case and soon finds out that he was dealing with South African diplomats who are hiding behind their diplomatic immunity to carry out cocaine smuggling. Riggs discovers that one of the consulate employees murderer of his wife. After the bad guys kill several fellow police officers, Riggs and Murtaugh exact angry, bloody revenge against the psychopathic drug-dealing diplomats
The forever king by Molly Cochran( Book )

27 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 945 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Holy Grail's protectors are few and weak, an ex-FBI agent, an old gentleman, and a ten-year-old boy, Arthur Blessing
The broken sword by Molly Cochran( Book )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in English and held by 528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The legendary King Arthur is reborn in our time as Arthur Blessing of Chicago. So are Merlin and Galahad, the latter as an FBI agent. They are joined by knights who travelled forward in time and everyone sets out to recuperate the Holy Grail from an evil man in Morocco. By the author of The Forever King
The Eiger sanction by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

22 editions published between 1975 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

International intrigue on the Swiss Alps as a professional assassin comes out of retirement to stalk a deadly double agent who has murdered his closest friend
World without end by Molly Cochran( Book )

5 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and Dutch and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While diving off the Florida coast, deep sea diver Sam Smith is transported back in time to the lost world of Atlantis. He meets a number of Greek gods, including Zeus and is exposed to a totally different way of life. By the author of The Forever King
High priest by Warren Murphy( Book )

4 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bloodline by Warren Murphy( Book )

6 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Falcones are an immigrant family living in New York City in 1920. Their patriarch, Tony, is a respected policeman. His sons, Tommy and Mario, both served in the Great War and are now upstanding citizens-a cop and a priest. But their cousin Nilo has a dark past, and he fled to America after causing several deaths in a fight in Italy. Nilo soon falls in with Don Maranzano, a Mafia boss who comes from his hometown in Italy. Maranzano grooms Nilo as a "real estate broker," but after a few months, Nilo is offered the chance to do some serious work. He becomes a useful still-wrecker, assassin, and skilled criminal. The papers give him the name "Kid Trouble." Tommy and Mario try to turn a blind eye, but it's hard to hide his underworld affiliations. As conflicts in the city begin to erupt into a violent war involving gangsters from all parts of the country, Tommy and Mario struggle to stay out of the dark world into which Nilo has dragged the family. But when things take a turn for the worse, the Mafia may be the only place for them to go
Grandmaster by Warren Murphy( Book )

10 editions published between 1984 and 2006 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Edgar Allan Poe Award-winning tale finds a genius American spy in a deadly rivalry against a master strategist, a competition that begins when they meet at the age of ten during a pivotal chess championship and escalates during their relentless pursuit of the Grandmaster title
The temple dogs by Warren Murphy( Book )

8 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in English and Finnish and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two prominent families steeped in the underworlds of New York and Tokyo clash in a tale of hard-won family honor, dark secrets, death, and betrayal.Inside Manhattan's tony Inn on the Park, a bride and groom beamed with the promise of new beginnings. Moments later they were dead.The murderer was the son a powerful Mafia family, Nick DeSanto. The bride was Susi Haverford, an ethereal half-Japanese girl descended from a legendary, and lethal, Yakuza clan.The only hope for justice is Susi's brother Miles, a young lawyer who must quickly learn to channel the long-buried savage inside to survive the battle of a lifetime. He turns his back on the West and returns to Tokyo to submerse himself in the ancient deadly arts of his ancestors. His focus on retaliation is clear - until he falls for a woman whose very existence threatens to undo all of his carefully laid plans
Clint Eastwood( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The beguiled: A wounded soldier finds shelter in an all-girls academy during the Civil War
Remo Williams : the adventure begins( Visual )

3 editions published between 1985 and 2003 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cop's death is faked and he is recruited into the top-secret organization, The CURE, who seek to protect the constitution by working outside of it
Jericho day by Warren Murphy( Book )

3 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspeccion de muerte by Richard Sapir( Book )

11 editions published between 1972 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The new destroyer : guardian angel by Warren Murphy( Book )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

THE DESTROYER NEVER DIES ... VIVA LA REVOLUCION! When a dozen border patrol volunteers aremurdered in New Mexico, apparent victims ofMexican nationals, Dr. Harold W. Smith of the super-secret agency CURE worries the first salvo in a new border dispute has been fired. His worst fears are realized with the appearance of the charismatic Santa Ana, a uniformed, would-be despot with asilver tongue and a thirst forbloody revolution. General Santa Anna has redrawn the border between the U.S. and Mexicoto fit his own twisted version of reality, and thousands of illegal aliens are drawn to his message of liberation. The Southwest is on fire, and as the revolution explodes the entire nation is at risk. It seems the brazen general has planned forevery eventuality. Except one ... Mostly MIA for the past four years, Remo Williams, CURE's one man enforcement arm, has returned to the U.S. just in time to prevent Armageddon. With his Korean mentor Chiun, the Master of Sinanju, at his side, America just might live to see maNana. But it turns out Santa Anna is not the only threat toThe Destroyer. Remonot only must save the United States from civil war, he must square off against the only woman who ever killed him ... At the publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management software (DRM) applied
Death check by Warren Murphy( Book )

8 editions published between 1972 and 2014 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The big brains behind the business usually have many pots boiling on their stove, or running their think engines, as the case may be. But when the business motto of the Brewster forum, "Pursuing Research Into Original Thought", leads them to some eccentric affairs that throw them far enough off track, Remo Williams enlists the help of his Master Chiun to solve a harrowing crime
Smoked out by Warren Murphy( Book )

3 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Smoked Out, Digger crashes a funeral to find out whether the death of a doctor's wife was an accident ... or murder
Lucifer's weekend by Warren Murphy( Book )

4 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Digger is an insurance investigator who drinks, chases women, asks smartass questions and gets help from his part-time hooker girlfriend. A humorous crime adventure series by the author of The Destroyer. In LUCIFER'S WEEKEND, Digger can't convince a crazy widow to take the million dollar settlement for accidental death and ends up uncovering a complicated murder plot involving a baby with a surprising father, a rogue cop and a scheming millionaire with a sexy younger wife
Fool's flight by Warren Murphy( Book )

3 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Fool's Flight, Digger investigates a plane crash that leaves forty pilgrims dead, each of whom has an insurance policy payable to the reverend whose religious retreat they were traveling to attend
Dead letter by Warren Murphy( Book )

3 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Dead Letter, Digger's boss's daughter is the next name on a college chain letter that has led to a string of murders--and her daddy is afraid she will be next
Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Court of the Exchequer, with a Table of the Names of Cases and a Digest of the Principal Matters by Warren Murphy( )

2 editions published in 1838 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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The broken sword
Alternative Names

controlled identityStryker, Dev

Mŏpʿi, Wŏren

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Murphy, Warren Burton 1933-2015

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Уоррен Мерфи

وارن مورفی نویسنده آمریکایی

머피, 워런

머피, 워렌


マーフィー, W.

マーフィー, ウォーレン


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