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Sherman, Dan

Overview
Works: 11 works in 86 publications in 9 languages and 2,970 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Spy stories  History  Historical fiction  Biographical fiction  War stories 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3569.H416, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Dan Sherman
Publications by Dan Sherman
Most widely held works about Dan Sherman
 
Most widely held works by Dan Sherman
Dynasty of spies by Dan Sherman( Book )
16 editions published between 1980 and 1990 in 5 languages and held by 450 libraries worldwide
The Prince of Berlin by Dan Sherman( Book )
11 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 391 libraries worldwide
"The best spy novel Dan Sherman has ever written."--New York Daily News<br style="color: rgb(88, 89, 91); font-family: Verdana, Geneva, sans-serif;" <br style="color: rgb(88, 89, 91); font-family: Verdana, Geneva, sans-serif;" Harry Rose, last of the great American spymasters, has stepped to the helm of the Berlin station in the wake of the Second World War. From deep within a pulverized Germany, he launches his own renegade operation to avert World War III. But there are some within his camp who claim that Harry has finally gone too far, playing the game of nations from the bottom of the deck. Here is an inside story of the nuclear arms race--the politics, the passion and the sheer lust for power. In short, here is a tale of elite Cold Warriors who lived and died by a dictum that reads: He who deploys a thermonuclear weapon is tantamount to God.<br style="color: rgb(88, 89, 91); font-family: Verdana, Geneva, sans-serif;" <br style="color: rgb(88, 89, 91); font-family: Verdana, Geneva, sans-serif;" This is the novel that elevated Dan Sherman to that?exalted plateau occupied by John LeCarré and Graham Greene.? This is also the novel that inspired a whole new wave of espionage thrillers that will live in spy fiction forever
The traitor : a novel by Dan Sherman( Book )
7 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in English and held by 384 libraries worldwide
In a quiet room in the White Swan Inn, sunlight slowly breaks through the curtains revealing two young lovers--an American seamstress and an English Officer. They have been brutally, ritualistically murdered in their sleep. It & rsquo;s a grisly scene that can only mean one thing: there & rsquo;s a traitor within the American Revolution. The year is 1779. General Washington, struggling to keep his army together, sends his best spymaster, Matty Grove, to investigate the killings. As Matty follows the trail of clues, he comes up against more questions. Who gave the killer his orders? How much does the mole know of the Revolution & rsquo;s plans? Is this treason a matter of principle or simply profit? With THE TRAITOR, author Dan Sherman brings the political and economic maneuverings of the Revolution into vivid detail. The rising pace and complex characters in this stunning work of historical fiction will have history buffs and fans of modern espionage alike clamoring for more
The white Mandarin by Dan Sherman( Book )
11 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 353 libraries worldwide
John Polly enters Shanghai in 1948 on a muggy, velvet evening, just in time for the Communist takeover of China. It marks only his fourth month in America's newly-formed Central Intelligence Agency. Over the next two decades Polly will become THE WHITE MANDARIN, a double agent buried so deep within the inner circle of the People's Republic as to shape the futures of both that nation and his own. Dan Sherman's intricate, superbly crafted spy thriller follows Polly as he walks a dangerous tightrope of intrigue and suspense. As China rebuilds itself, Polly attempts to start a family in the intersection between the American intelligence system and the Asian drug trade. Can Polly keep his wife and daughter safe? Can he keep track of the shifting stories and changing allegiances in the CIA? Will his emotion get in the way of his mission?Only pages into this stunning novel, readers will easily understand why Sherman has earned comparison to the great John le Carre and Graham Greene. It is both a story of very personal love and loss and an insightful history of China between the rise of Chairman Mao and the 1972 visit by President Nixon. Anyone looking to understand China of yesterday and today -- its power, its flaws, its beauty -- need look no further than THE WHITE MANDARIN
The man who loved Mata Hari by Dan Sherman( Book )
8 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 282 libraries worldwide
When struggling painter Nicholas Gray first sees Margaretha Zelle, it & rsquo;s in a poor photograph. But, something draws him to her. All men are drawn to Margaretha--her mysterious eyes, her effortless sensuality. In another life, she will become known as Mata Hari. As a dancer, she becomes famous. As a seductress, she becomes legendary. Soon, Mata Hari is crisscrossing Europe, collecting generals, aristocrats and businessmen as her lovers. But, staying behind in Paris, only Gray truly loves her. He watches from afar as her shifting alliances and brushes with power entangle her in a world of espionage and danger. Can Gray save her before the trap springs shut? Author Dan Sherman brings his mastery of modern suspense to this thrilling story of the world & rsquo;s most legendary femme fatale. Blending history with fiction, THE MAN WHO LOVED MATA HARI has earned its author comparison to John La Carr & eacute; and Graham Greene. It will ensnare readers with its tale of the woman who held all of Europe spellbound
King Jaguar by Dan Sherman( Book )
7 editions published between 1979 and 1983 in 3 languages and held by 200 libraries worldwide
The mole by Dan Sherman( Book )
9 editions published between 1977 and 1987 in 4 languages and held by 187 libraries worldwide
Door toeval komt een in Mexico gestationeerde agent achter de identiteit van een verrader binnen de CIA
Swann by Dan Sherman( Book )
7 editions published between 1978 and 1988 in 4 languages and held by 182 libraries worldwide
Een aan drugs verslaafde CIA agent wordt naar Brazilië gestuurd om de moord op een collega te onderzoeken
Riddle by Dan Sherman( Book )
5 editions published between 1977 and 1979 in English and held by 108 libraries worldwide
The glory trap by Dan Sherman( Book )
4 editions published between 1979 and 1987 in Dutch and English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Een Engelse ex-geheim agent raakt in Marokko betrokken bij een illegale internationale wapenhandel
 
Alternative Names
シャーマン, ダン
Languages
English (57)
Spanish (7)
Dutch (5)
Japanese (4)
German (3)
French (3)
Italian (3)
Catalan (1)
Russian (1)
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