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Stevenson, David

Works: 214 works in 287 publications in 1 language and 13,888 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Fantasy fiction  Science fiction  Didactic fiction  Short stories  War stories  Novels  War fiction  History  Biography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Performer, Composer, Lyricist, Photographer, Manufacturer , wpr
Classifications: PS3552.R6596, 813.54
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Most widely held works by David Stevenson
Running with the demon by Terry Brooks( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 1,353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On July 4, the town of Hopwell in Illinois, is invaded by demons intent on destruction. Opposing them is Nest Freemark, a girl who has magical powers. The drama comes when a demon announces he is her father
The chronicles of Pern : first fall by Anne McCaffrey( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 1,352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of short stories dealing with the early days of the colonization of Pern. Let the queen of dragons herself take you back to the earliest days of Pernese history as Anne McCaffrey brings to life events that shaped one of the most popular worlds in all of science fiction, in this first-ever Pern short-story collection
The hidden city by David Eddings( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 1,184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the last novel of the Tamuli Trilogy, the knight, Sir Sparhawk, goes to the rescue of his wife, Queen Elhania, who has been kidnapped by a mad god. The demanded ransom is the return of a living gem. By the author of Domes of Fire
Belgarath the sorcerer by David Eddings( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 1,161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A 7,000-year war between two gods. Its hero is Belgarath, a sorcerer on the side of one of the gods, his role being a sort of intelligence officer, deciphering prophecies and using his powers to ensure that they come true
Witches' brew by Terry Brooks( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 1,114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Former Chicago lawyer Ben Holiday, now the ruler of the magical kingdom of Landover, goes in search of his daughter, Mistaya, kidnapped by a disgruntled witch. A sequel to The Tangle Box
Time's eye by Arthur C Clarke( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1,081 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir Arthur C. Clarke is a living legend, a writer whose name has been synonymous with science fiction for more than fifty years. An indomitable believer in human and scientific potential, Clarke is a genuine visionary. If Clarke has an heir among today's science fiction writers, it is award-winning author Stephen Baxter. In each of his acclaimed novels, Baxter has demonstrated dazzling gifts of imagination and intellect, along with a rare ability to bring the most cerebral science dramatically to life. Now these two champions of humanism and scientific speculation have combined their talents in a novel sure to be one of the most talked-about of the year, a 2001 for the new millennium. TIME'S EYE For eons, Earth has been under observation by the Firstborn, beings almost as old as the universe itself. The Firstborn are unknown to humankind- until they act. In an instant, Earth is carved up and reassembled like a huge jigsaw puzzle. Suddenly the planet and every living thing on it no longer exist in a single timeline. Instead, the world becomes a patchwork of eras, from prehistory to 2037, each with its own indigenous inhabitants. Scattered across the planet are floating silver orbs impervious to all weapons and impossible to communicate with. Are these technologically advanced devices responsible for creating and sustaining the rifts in time? Are they cameras through which inscrutable alien eyes are watching? Or are they something stranger and more terrifying still? The answer may lie in the ancient city of Babylon, where two groups of refugees from 2037-three cosmonauts returning to Earth from the International Space Station, and three United Nations peacekeepers on a mission in Afghanistan-have detected radio signals: the only such signals on the planet, apart from their own. The peacekeepers find allies in nineteenth-century British troops and in the armies of Alexander the Great. The astronauts, crash-landed in the steppes of Asia, join forces with the Mongol horde led by Genghis Khan. The two sides set out for Babylon, each determined to win the race for knowledge ... and the power that lies within. Yet the real power is beyond human control, perhaps even human understanding. As two great armies face off before the gates of Babylon, it watches, waiting.
The dreaming void by Peter F Hamilton( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 802 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the center of the galaxy is the Dreaming Void, an artificial black hole that may hold paradise within its walls. When a human named Inigo begins dreaming of what lies within the Void, the word spreads, triggering a religious pilgrimage into the Void and possibly a catastrophic expansion that threatens the peace of the Commonwealth Universe
Thirteen by Richard K Morgan( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 734 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The subject of a failed government experiment to produce a more deadly military warrior, Carl Marsalis is a hit man who has lost his taste for killing, but when he is arrested in Miami, government officials come up with a plan to use his talents to achieve their own ends
Engaging the enemy by Elizabeth Moon( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 708 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the wake of a series of assassinations that have left her parents dead and their shipping empire in ruins, Kylara Vatta, the unorthodox renegade heir to Vatta Transport Ltd., sets out to avenge their deaths and find the individuals responsible
Trading in danger by Elizabeth Moon( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 685 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thrown out of the Space Academy in disgrace, Ky Vatta, daughter of a leading interstellar trading dynasty, is given the chance to redeem herself by captaining one of Vatta's oldest ships on its voyage to scrapyards
The downloader's handbook : your complete guide to using broadband for downloading, ripping and converting music and film by David Stevenson( )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mass arrival of broadband has caused a revolution on the internet. The major activity online is now the downloading of music and video files. Music download services offer millions of songs for immediate download to users and where music has led, film is about to follow. The book is not for computer experts, but for people with ordinary home PCs who want to join the entertainment revolution. Your computer has turned into tomorrow's entertainment center - this book shows you how to take simple control of it. Millions of users globally are online, downloading music and video day in, day out. You can either ignore the revolution, or start downloading now!
The gates of dawn by Robert Newcomb( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Forced to kill his beloved father in order to defeat an evil sorceress, Prince Tristan of the kingdom of Eutracia finds himself a wanted man in a lawless land and is challenged to battle insidious coven monsters
Victory conditions by Elizabeth Moon( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kylara Vatta has one final opportunity to muster the forces to destroy forever her enemy's power and to restore her family's name
The swords of night and day : a novel of Skilgannon the Damned by David Gemmell( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With mythic sweep and epic scope, David Gemmell's bestselling novels of magic and adventure feature brooding heroes who fight to preserve all that is good and honorable in themselves and in the worlds through which they stride like lonely giants. In times of terror and despair, theirs are the swords that carve a shining path, inspiring others to follow. Even after their deaths, their names live on. ... A thousand years after they fell in battle, two heroes-Druss and Skilgannon-are revered throughout the war-torn lands of the Drenai. Yet men and women live in abject fear of the Joinings, abominable meldings of man and beast, and of their mistress, the dark sorceress known as the Eternal. None can stave off these ruthless foes. But what if the soul of one such hero could be called back from the void, his bones housed again in flesh? An ancient prophecy foretold that Skilgannon would return in his people's darkest hour. To most, this is a foolish hope. But not so to Landis Kan. For years, as the power of the Eternal grew, Kan searched for the tomb of Skilgannon the Damned. And at last, he found it, gathering up the bones and performing the mystic ritual. But the reborn hero is an enigma: a young man whose warrior skills are blunted and whose memories are fragmented. This Skilgannon is a man out of time, marooned in a world as strange to him as a dream, remote from all he knew and loved. Or nearly all. Before bringing Skilgannon back, Landis Kan experimented upon other bone fragments found in the hero's tomb. That ritual resulted in a surly giant who possessed astounding strength, but no memories. To Kan, he was a dangerous failure. But to Skilgannon, this giant represented their last hope. For as the ageless evil of the Eternal threatens to drown the Drenai lands in blood, two legendary heroes will once again lead the way to freedom
Wit'ch star by James Clemens( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young wit'ch Elena confronts the Dark Lord of Gul'gotha and battles against him in the depths of his evil stronghold, but if she defeats him, powerful magicks could be released, which would destroy the land and the people of Alasea
The Financial times guide to investing for income : grow your income through smarter investing by David Stevenson( )

4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Smarter stock picking : using strategies from the professionals to improve your returns by David Stevenson( )

11 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How do the world#x92;s most successful investors achieve an out-performance of the market? What helps them determine what stocks to buy? For decades famous #x96; and not so famous #x96; investors have been using a variety of strategies to screen the market and narrow down potential shares. Analysis shows that it#x92;s more lucrative to focus on a set of shares with defined characteristics than to invest across a wide variety of markets. Smarter Stock Picking walks you through the key screening techniques that will enable you to make discriminating and intelligent share choices. Over the long term, stocks an
In the empire of shadow by Lawrence Watt-Evans( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The hero is Pel Brown, an inter-dimensional traveler who goes to the aid of two parallel universes. The mission is to free them from the rule of The Shadow, an evil force no one has actually seen. By the author of Crosstime Traffic
Indiana's roll of honor by Theodore T Scribner( )

6 editions published in 1866 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Running with the demon
The chronicles of Pern : first fallThe hidden cityBelgarath the sorcererWitches' brewTime's eyeThe dreaming voidThirteenEngaging the enemy
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