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North, Oliver

Overview
Works: 330 works in 559 publications in 5 languages and 24,273 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Biography  Personal narratives‡vAmerican  History  Political fiction  Suspense fiction  War stories  Pictorial works  Military history  Documentary films 
Roles: Author, Commentator, Narrator, Interviewee, Host
Classifications: PS3614.O776, 813.6
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Mission compromised : a novel by Oliver North( Book )

18 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and Dutch and held by 1,991 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

U.S. Marine Major Peter J. Newman discovers that a top miltary official is planning to betray his country by thwarting a mission to eliminate key Middle East terrorist leaders
The Jericho sanction : a novel by Oliver North( Book )

12 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and Dutch and held by 1,504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lieutenant Colonel Peter Newman is forced to choose between rescuing his kidnapped wife or continuing with his mission to find Iraqi nuclear weapons, as tensions between Israel and Iraq escalate
The assassins : a novel by Oliver North( Book )

9 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and Dutch and held by 1,332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When America learns that Islamic jihadists have destroyed oil sites in Saudi Arabia, inflation hits the world's financial markets, which causes Congress to adopt a bill that allows one hundred specialists to seek and destroy the terrorists
Heroes Proved by Oliver North( Book )

5 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 859 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the year 2032, America is supposedly safe from terror, Iranian nuclear weaponry is no longer a threat, and the United Nations' treaties and technologies are keeping the peace. Then a suicide bomber targets Houston, Texas and a famous physicist is kidnapped. The ensuing search by a decorated U.S. Marine war hero and veteran of special ops, not only places the physicist's family in grave danger, but exposes an even more ominous threat to the country, moreso than any threat in its history
War stories : Operation Iraqi Freedom by Oliver North( Book )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 843 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The mainstream media are trying to discredit our victory in Iraq by saying there was no reason to take out Saddam. But Oliver North knows better. He was there. Contrary to some of the media's willing inaccuracies, in War Stories: Operation Iraqi Freedom you'll witness: how an arsenal was provided to Saddam by so-called friends of the United States; evidence of equipment used to disperse chemical weapons; the uncovering of huge caches of Iraqi weapons stored in hospitals, schools, and mosques; evidence of terrorist bases and weapons in Iraq; and the connection between captured terrorists and Saddam's regime."
American heroes in the fight against radical Islam by Oliver North( Book )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 837 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ambitions in scope, American Heroes details the earliest terrorism faced by the United States in the 1800s at the hands of the Barbary Pirates, the major terrorist group developments of the 1970s and 80s, and, most vividly, the post-9/11 Iraq War era. Most inspiringly, North's up-close field notes highlight the core values of today's American soldier in relation to the fight at hand
Counterfeit lies by Oliver North( Book )

6 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 712 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Veteran undercover FBI agent Jake Kruse is investigating a smuggling ring in southern California when his assignment is cut short. A prominent criminal defense attorney wants to hire Jake on another kind of mission: to kill the daughter of a local crime boss. What began as a "contract killing" soon captures the attention of the CIA, the U.S. Secret Service, and high-level officials in Washington. The undercover agent is plunged into a deadly underworld of North Korean espionage, Hezbollah terror and the sinister deception Iran uses to acquire nuclear weapons. Caught in a web of international intrigue that goes to the top of the U.S. government, Kruse is forced to confront the ultimate moral quandary: doing what's right when everything seems wrong."--
War stories II : heroism in the Pacific by Oliver North( Book )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collects war stories told by the men who lived through the battles of Bataan, Oki Nawa, Iwa Jima, Midway, Bloody Tarawa, and the Doolittle Raid, among other World War II battles
Taking the stand : the testimony of Lieutenant Colonel Oliver L. North by United States( Book )

6 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American heroes on the homefront : the hearts of heroes by Oliver North( Book )

4 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"From the New York Times bestselling author of Heroes Proved, a moving and inspirational chronicle of our national heroes' sacrifices and triumphs in Iraq and Afghanistan, after their return to the homefront. Combat-decorated marine Oliver North delivers a powerful, riveting firsthand account of the extraordinary young American volunteers defending us against radical Islamic terror. Since September 11, North and his award-winning War Stories documentary team have made a dozen extended trips to Afghanistan, Iraq, and the Philippines, interviewing US soldiers, sailors, airmen, guardsmen and marines. Combining North's extensive experience as a military officer, a counter-terrorism expert, and a documentary filmmaker embedded with American combat units, American Heroes on the Homefront gives a unique perspective on the situation our nation faces and the qualities of those who protect us, as well as the true impact of their sacrifices on their families and loved ones. Including more than 300 full-color images, American Heroes on the Homefront offers a close-up of this generation's "citizen-solders" who have chosen a patriot's path and placed themselves in the line of fire for the sake of our freedom"--
American heroes in Special Operations by Oliver North( Book )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The soldiers, sailors, airmen, and Marines of the U.S. Special Operations Command are the cutting edge of America's war against radical Islamic terror. They--and their 'civilian' counterparts in the CIA and DEA-- are uniquely equipped to bring extraordinary force to bear against our nation's enemies in the most difficult and dangerous places on earth."
A perfect candidate( Visual )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1994 former Marine Oliver North ran for the U.S. Senate against Charles Robb. This video documents the race
War stories III : the heroes who defeated Hitler by Oliver North( Book )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It was the Greatest Generation's greatest moment: when heroes at home and abroad, united in common purpose as soldiers, sailors, airmen, and Marines-under the leadership of generals like Patton, Eisenhower, Marshall, and Bradley-rescued Europe from the tyranny and genocide of Adolf Hitler. In War Stories III: The Heroes Who Defeated Hitler, Marine combat veteran Lt. Col. Oliver North gives you a chance to revisit the front lines. Using dramatic first-person testimony, North reveals:The reality of combat: how it felt to live through the Battle of Britain as a citi
American heroes in the fight against radical Islam by Oliver North( Recording )

15 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oliver North addresses issues of defense against global terrorism, Jihad, and radical Islam from his firsthand perspective as a decorated military officer, national security advisor, and current Middle East war correspondent. He details the earliest terrorism faced by the United States in the 1800s at the hands of the Barbary Pirates, the major terrorist group developments of the 1970s and '80s, and, most vividly, the post-9/11 Iraq War era
War stories II heroism in the Pacific by Oliver North( Recording )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In his second book, North shares the accomplishments of the heroic men who fought in the Pacific theater of World War II
A greater freedom : stories of faith from Operation Iraqi Freedom by Sara Horn( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Greater Freedom takes you behind the 'major media' scenes of the military and the people of Iraq right to the heart of where God is at work
Counterfeit lies by Oliver North( Recording )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Veteran undercover FBI agent Jake Kruse's investigation is cut short by a criminal defense attorney, who wants to hire Jake to kill the daughter of a local crime boss. This job soon captures the attention of the CIA, the U.S. Secret Service, and high-level Washington officials. Before he knows it, Kruse finds himself plunged into the life-threatening underworld of North Korean espionage, Hezbollah terrorists, and a plot to bring down a commercial airliner over the U.S
War stories [Operation Iraqi Freedom] by Oliver North( Recording )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As an embedded journalist in Iraq, North got a soldier's-eye-view, often while under fire, of what mainstream media failed to report. A decorated combat veteran, he watched Operation Iraqi Freedom with trained eyes unmatched by other journalists. He presents a justification for the campaign that liberated Iraq from the regime of Saddam Hussein
American heroes in Special Operations by Oliver North( Recording )

6 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Former United States Marine Corps. officer Oliver North invites listeners on a fascinating exploration into American covert military operations
The American Civil Liberties Union a history( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"For 80 years, one legal organization has supported the rights of the individual against the majority and the government, igniting rage in conservatives and liberals alike. That organization is the ACLU, and it has virtually molded our national ideal of liberty. Its history reads like a case study of freedom of expression and minority rights in the 20th century. This program, with commentary from Oliver North, Dave Barry, and Molly Ivins, traces the tumultuous history of that organization from its inception by founder Roger Baldwin, through dozens of legal challenges over the past century, including the Scopes trial, the 1930s labor strikes, Japanese internment, the HUAC hearings and blacklisting, the Vietnam war crimes trials, the American Nazi Party's bid to march in Skokie, Illinois, and others. Baldwin's story is interwoven throughout."--Website
 
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Alternative Names
North, Oliver 1943-

North, Oliver L.

North, Oliver L. 1943-

North, Oliver Lawrence 1943-

North, Ollie 1943-

Oliver North amerikanischer Oberstleutnant und CIA-Agent

Oliver North militaire américain

Oliver North militare statunitense

Норт, Оливер

אוליבר נורת'

الیور نورث

أوليفر نورث

オリバー・ノース

奧利弗·諾斯

Languages
English (213)

Dutch (4)

Chinese (3)

Spanish (2)

Arabic (1)

Covers
The Jericho sanction : a novelThe assassins : a novelWar stories : Operation Iraqi FreedomAmerican heroes in the fight against radical IslamWar stories II : heroism in the PacificAmerican heroes in Special OperationsWar stories III : the heroes who defeated HitlerAmerican heroes in the fight against radical Islam