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Shelby, Philip

Overview
Works: 54 works in 339 publications in 20 languages and 12,501 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Suspense fiction  Political fiction  Drama  Action and adventure films  Crime films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Drama  Spy stories  Adventure stories 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Conceptor, Translator
Classifications: PS3562.U26, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Philip Shelby
Robert Ludlum's The Cassandra compact by Robert Ludlum( Book )

73 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in 13 languages and held by 2,640 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Serb terrorist has been dispatched from Russia to spirit hazardous vials of deadly bacteria into the USA. However, the unknown American government agent receiving the vials and the Russian agent are both murdered and the vials stolen. Now Smith and Russuel, CIA agents, must track the vials down and stop the world from being held hostage
Days of drums : a novel by Philip Shelby( Book )

34 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in 10 languages and held by 1,717 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A political thriller featuring Holland Tylo, a woman agent of the U.S. Secret Service. Just before a senator whom she is protecting dies from an assassin's bullet, he gives her a computer disk with damaging information on other senators. At that Tylo, the daughter of a senator who was also assassinated, goes after the killers, only to become a target herself when an assassin is hired to silence her and retrieve the disk. By the author of Oasis of Dreams
Last rights : a novel by Philip Shelby( Book )

18 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 1,483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A black general with political aspirations dies in a plane crash and a commission rules it an accident. But a woman major in the U.S. Army receives a tip he was assassinated and opens an investigation, only to be murdered in turn. At that, her best friend Rachel Collins takes over. By the author of Days of Drums
Gatekeeper by Philip Shelby( Book )

22 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 1,343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A thriller featuring Hollis Fremont, a U.S. government employee tricked by her crooked director and former lover into helping a terrorist. Fortunately, a handsome counter-terrorist is on hand to save her and destroy the plot which involves a political assassination
Mechanic: resurrection by Dennis Gansel( Visual )

12 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and German and held by 1,033 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arthur Bishop returns as the Mechanic in the sequel to the 2011 action thriller. When the deceitful actions of a cunning but beautiful woman force him to return to the life he left behind, Bishop's life is once again in danger as he has to complete an impossible list of assassinations of the most dangerous men in the world
Robert Ludlum's The Cassandra compact by Robert Ludlum( Recording )

31 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 971 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A novel of espionage and adventure unfolds as Jon Smith tries to stop the person or persons who have stolen a biological weapon
By dawn's early light by Philip Shelby( Book )

11 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in 5 languages and held by 868 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Sloane Ryder, a young, straight-shooting financial analyst who gets caught in the undertow of large-scale political maneuverings involving the United States' ever-sensitive relationship with China."--Jacket
Survivor( Visual )

8 editions published in 2015 in 3 languages and held by 664 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Foreign Service Officer newly posted to the American embassy in London is charged with stopping terrorists from getting into the US. After surviving a vicious attack on the embassy, she finds herself framed for crimes she didn't commit and racing to elude assassins while trying to clear her name and stop a large-scale terrorist attack set for New Year's Eve
This far from paradise by Philip Shelby( Book )

24 editions published between 1988 and 2002 in 8 languages and held by 561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'histoire d'un immense empire fondé par un seul homme, et aussi l'histoire d'une jeune fille audacieuse, sa fille, qui s'attachere à reconqurir le rêve dont elle a été frustrée ... Le père de Rebecca McHenry est un héros, de légende. Prospecteur aux mains vides, il a découvert dans les Caraïbes l'un des gisements d'or les plus riches du monde, ce qui lui a permis, fortune faite, d'apporter la prospérité à ce petit paradissur terre que sont les Angelines
Dreamweavers by Philip Shelby( Book )

13 editions published between 1991 and 1996 in 6 languages and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A gripping tale of romance, ambition, and deadly vengeance from the author of This Far from Paradise. Spanning the generations from pre-World War I to the 1950s, Shelby tells the story of matriarch Rose Jefferson and her descendants as they attempt to create the first credit card
Robert Ludlum's The Cassandra compact by Robert Ludlum( Recording )

7 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A novel of espionage and adventure unfolds as Jon Smith tries to stop the person or persons who have stolen a biological weapon
Last rights by Philip Shelby( Recording )

4 editions published in 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A CID agent is murdered as she investigates the death of a highly decorated black general with political aspirations, leaving her best friend to penetrate the ring of assassins
Robert Ludlum's the Paris option : a covert-one novel by Robert Ludlum( Book )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An explosion shatters a labortatory in Paris. Among the dead is the creator of a molecular - or DNA - computer. Suddenly, US fighter jets dissappear from radar screens, all telecommunitions abruptly stop, and the entire US begins to shut down, with devastating consequences. Only the power and speed of a DNA computer could cause ssuch havoc. Following a trail across two continets, Covert-One agent Jon Smith uncovers web of deception that threatens to reshape the world... -- back cover
Days of drums by Philip Shelby( Recording )

8 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Landing the most promising assignment of her career, Secret Service agent Holland Tylo is charged with protecting Senator Charles Westbourne, whose untimely death locks Holland in the vise of a conspiracy
Gatekeeper by Philip Shelby( Recording )

8 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hollis Freemont's job at the American embassy in Paris involves her in a dangerous escapade
Robert Ludlum's The Cassandra Compact by Philip Shelby( Book )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covert-one's Jon Smith unearths a terrifying global conspiracy when deadly bacteria, which could eradicate the human race are stolen
Oasis of dreams by Philip Shelby( Book )

3 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tides by Philip Shelby( Book )

2 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'oasis des reves by Philip Shelby( Book )

14 editions published between 1992 and 2002 in 7 languages and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deux amis d'enfance devenus adultes et dont l'un est assassiné. Réaction vindicative du survivant surtout que le mort laisse une fille en danger. [SDM]
Mechanic. Le Mécano( Visual )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arthur Bishop returns as the Mechanic in the sequel to the 2011 action thriller. When the deceitful actions of a cunning but beautiful woman force him to return to the life he left behind, Bishop's life is once again in danger as he has to complete an impossible list of assassinations of the most dangerous men in the world
 
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Robert Ludlum's The Cassandra compact
Alternative Names
Michaelchuk, Oleg 1950-

Michaels, Philip, 1950-

Philip Shelby Amerikaans schrijver

Philip Shelby écrivain américain

Philip Shelby US-amerikanischer Schriftsteller und Drehbuchautor

Šelbijs, Filips

Филип Шелби

שלבי, פיליפ

シェルビー, フィリップ

フィリップ・シェルビー

菲利普·謝爾比

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Days of drums : a novelLast rights : a novelGatekeeperRobert Ludlum's The Cassandra compactBy dawn's early lightRobert Ludlum's The Cassandra compactLast rightsRobert Ludlum's the Paris option : a covert-one novel