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Ambler, Eric 1909-1998

Works: 489 works in 2,209 publications in 16 languages and 29,496 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Film adaptations  Disaster films  Historical films  Detective and mystery fiction  Spy stories  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Suspense fiction  History 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Editor, Scenarist, Bibliographic antecedent, Producer, Other, Conceptor, Author of introduction
Classifications: PR6001.M48, 823.912
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The light of day by Eric Ambler( Book )
96 editions published between 1953 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 1,650 libraries worldwide
The grand master of suspense has created an engaging thriller about a bumbling petty thief caught up in an international jewel heist
The Levanter by Eric Ambler( Book )
70 editions published between 1972 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 1,517 libraries worldwide
Michael Howell is "the Levanter," an English businessman trying to keep his family firm intact in Syria, a country undergoing a revolution. He and his secretary-mistress are captured by a splinter group who want him to manufacture bombs
A Night to Remember by Roy Baker( visu )
20 editions published between 1958 and 2012 in English and held by 1,427 libraries worldwide
In his unforgettable rendering of Walter Lord's book of the same name, A Night To Remember, the acclaimed British director Roy Ward Baker depicts with sensitivity, awe, and a fine sense of tragedy the Titanic's final hours. Featuring remarkably restrained performances, A Night To Remember is cinema's subtlest, finest dramatization of this monumental twentieth-century catastrophe
The care of time by Eric Ambler( Book )
27 editions published between 1981 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,290 libraries worldwide
Robert Halliday, an American free-lance writer is coerced into negotiations between NATO and the "Ruler," a powerful Persian Gulf shiek of questionable sanity, and finds mystery in each of their interests
Journey into fear by Eric Ambler( Book )
78 editions published between 1940 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 1,174 libraries worldwide
Story of international intrigue and a mounting fear of death in the mind of an English engineer returning from Turkey
The Schirmer inheritance by Eric Ambler( Book )
55 editions published between 1953 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,163 libraries worldwide
Story of a lawyer searching for the lost heir to an American fortune and finally finding him living as a bandit chief in the hills of Greece
The Intercom conspiracy by Eric Ambler( Book )
73 editions published between 1959 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,031 libraries worldwide
Trouble starts with the sudden death of the American owner of Intercom, a sinister agency in Geneva feeding misinformation to international news agencies
Doctor Frigo by Eric Ambler( Book )
58 editions published between 1900 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 1,018 libraries worldwide
A parapolitical thriller that takes place in a bleak South American locale
A coffin for Dimitrios by Eric Ambler( Book )
39 editions published between 1939 and 2011 in English and Japanese and held by 923 libraries worldwide
Three tales of espionage and suspense
Passage of arms by Eric Ambler( Book )
50 editions published between 1959 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 897 libraries worldwide
In this classic thriller, two American tourists find more adventure than they bargained for when they get involved with Chinese gun smugglers and Muslim revolutionaries, learning first hand about the intrigue of the post-colonial world
The dark frontier by Eric Ambler( Book )
64 editions published between 1919 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 880 libraries worldwide
"England, 1935. Physicist Henry Barstow is on holiday when he meets the mysterious Simon Groom, a representative for an armaments manufacturer. Groom invites the professor to Ixania, a small nation-state in Eastern Europe whose growing weapons program threatens to destabilize the region. Only after suffering a blow to the head--which muddles his brain into believing he is Conway Carruthers, international spy--does the mild-mannered physicist agree to visit Ixania. But he quickly recognizes that Groom has a more sinister agenda, and Carruthers is the only man who can stop him"--Page 4 of cover
A kind of anger by Eric Ambler( Book )
34 editions published between 1964 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 879 libraries worldwide
An insecure journalist plays a game of intrigue and blackmail in his search for a woman suspected of being the accomplice to a Kurdish refugee's murder
Epitaph for a spy by Eric Ambler( Book )
68 editions published between 1938 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 785 libraries worldwide
When Josef Vadassy arrives at the Hotel de la Reserve at the end of his Riviera holiday, he is simply looking forward to a few more days of relaxation before returning to Paris. But in St. Gatien, on the eve of World War II, everyone is suspect{u2013}the American brother and sister, the expatriate Brits, and the German gentleman traveling under at least one assumed name. When the film he drops off at the chemist reveals photographs he has not taken, Vadassy finds himself the object of intense suspicion. The result is anything but the rest he had been hoping for
Cause for alarm by Eric Ambler( Book )
77 editions published between 1900 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 781 libraries worldwide
Nicky Marlow needs a job. He's engaged to be married and the employment market is pretty slim in Britain in 1937. So when his fiancé points out the Spartacus Machine Tool notice, he jumps at the chance. After all, he speaks Italian and he figures he'll be able to endure Milan for a year, long enough to save some money. Soon after he arrives, however, he learns the sinister truth of his predecessor's death and finds himself courted by two agents with dangerously different agendas. In the process, Marlow realizes it's not so simple to just do the job he's paid to do in fascist Italy on the eve of a world war. -- publisher's description
Judgment on Deltchev by Eric Ambler( Book )
44 editions published between 1900 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 682 libraries worldwide
Tale of danger in a dictator-dominated Balkan country
The mask of Dimitrios by Eric Ambler( Book )
48 editions published between 1939 and 2011 in English and Turkish and held by 622 libraries worldwide
Kriminalroman. Forfatteren Charles Latimer beretter om Dimitrios Makropoulos, som blev fundet dræbt i Bosporus-strædet, og som var indblandet i mord og spionage
Dirty story; a further account of the life and adventures of Arthur Abdel Simpson by Eric Ambler( Book )
34 editions published between 1967 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 612 libraries worldwide
To catch a spy, an anthology of favourite spy stories by Eric Ambler( Book )
20 editions published between 1964 and 1986 in English and held by 483 libraries worldwide
For contents, see Author Catalog
The intriguers; four superb novels of suspense by Eric Ambler( Book )
8 editions published between 1959 and 1965 in English and held by 419 libraries worldwide
State of siege by Eric Ambler( Book )
13 editions published between 1947 and 2011 in English and held by 184 libraries worldwide
Set in Southeast Asia, STATE OF SIEGE covers 24 critical hours in a military coup d'etat. Fraser, an oil technician on leave and caught up in this explosive whirlwind, tries to extricate himself and pursue his pleasure--namely an Eurasian beauty. But he is hopelessly entangled in the conspiracy and the final outbreak of violence which ends the day
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Reed, Eliot

Ambler, E.
Eric Ambler angielski pisarz
Eric Ambler britischer Schriftsteller
Eric Ambler britisk manusforfattar og skribent
Eric Ambler britisk manusforfatter og skribent
Eric Ambler britisk manuskriptforfatter og skribent
Eric Ambler Brits schrijver (1909-1998)
Eric Ambler brittisk manusförfattare och författare
Eric Ambler écrivain britannique
Eric Ambler scrittore e sceneggiatore britannico
Reed, Eliot
Ерик Амблър
Эрик Эмблер
צמבלר, א
اریک امبلر نویسنده و فیلمنامه‌نویس بریتانیایی
إيريك آمبلر
アンブラー, エリック
English (738)
German (98)
Spanish (63)
French (43)
Italian (22)
Danish (12)
Portuguese (6)
Dutch (6)
Swedish (5)
Chinese (4)
Romanian (4)
Hebrew (3)
Russian (1)
Japanese (1)
Turkish (1)
Norwegian (1)
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