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Forsyth, Frederick 1938-

Overview
Works: 910 works in 4,458 publications in 15 languages and 82,565 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Political fiction  Musical fiction  Short stories  Drama  Suspense fiction  Film adaptations  Spy stories  Christmas stories  Detective and mystery stories 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Librettist, Bibliographic antecedent, Creator, Author of introduction, Contributor, Editor, Scenarist, Director, Conceptor
Classifications: PR6056.O699, 823.914
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Publications about Frederick Forsyth
Publications by Frederick Forsyth
Most widely held works by Frederick Forsyth
The day of the jackal by Frederick Forsyth( Book )
170 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 5,248 libraries worldwide
A professional assassin is hired to kill De Gaulle. The plot is traced against a modern background of French politics as the killer evades his would be captor
The cobra by Frederick Forsyth( Book )
63 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 4,198 libraries worldwide
Deveraux used to run Special Ops for the CIA, before they retired him for being too ruthless. Now the President has asked the man they call the Cobra to do anything he requires to destroy the cocaine industry. No rules, no questions asked. Just do it
The fourth protocol by Frederick Forsyth( Book )
74 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 4,048 libraries worldwide
The plot reveals a Soviet plan to control England and destroy NATO by swaying the popular vote in England's election. The plan is to detonate a small nuclear device near an American base in Britain by a Soviet undercover agent, thereby ensuring a anti-nuclear sentiment
The Odessa file by Frederick Forsyth( Book )
93 editions published between 1792 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 3,953 libraries worldwide
An elderly Jewish man's diary leads a newspaperman on a manhunt to track down members of ODESSA, a powerful secret organization formed by the SS to protect and re-establish its fugitive members throughout the world
The dogs of war by Frederick Forsyth( Book )
98 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,756 libraries worldwide
An English-born mercenary is hired by a ruthless mining magnate to topple the dictator of a platinum-rich West African country
The negotiator by Frederick Forsyth( Book )
76 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 3,726 libraries worldwide
Quinn, the negotiator, is called in to resolve the plot to keep the U.S. President from signing a U.S.-Soviet disarmament treaty
The Afghan by Frederick Forsyth( Book )
61 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 3,651 libraries worldwide
"When British and American intelligence catch wind of a major Al Qaeda operation in the works, they instantly galvanize--but to do what? They know nothing about it: the what, where, or when. They have no sources in Al Qaeda, and it's impossible to plant someone. Impossible, unless-- The Afghan is Izmat Khan, a five-year prisoner of Guantánamo Bay and a former senior commander of the Taliban. The Afghan is also Colonel Mike Martin, a twenty-five-year veteran of war zones around the world--a dark, lean man born and raised in Iraq. In an attempt to stave off disaster, the intelligence agencies will try to do what no one has ever done before--pass off a Westerner as an Arab among Arabs."--From publisher description
Avenger by Frederick Forsyth( Book )
50 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,493 libraries worldwide
Living a secret double life, lawyer Cal Dexter embarks on a deadly quest for vengeance that threatens global security, prompting CIA agent Kevin McBride to race against the clock to stop him
The fist of God by Frederick Forsyth( Book )
54 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and Bengali and held by 3,429 libraries worldwide
A Gulf War spy story featuring Mike Martin, an Arabic-speaking British agent. He is sent to Baghdad after the invasion of Kuwait to contact a mole in Saddam Hussein's entourage, but the information he obtains is so unbelievable, his superiors decide he's been duped. When they realize their mistake, Martin's mission becomes even more dangerous
The devil's alternative by Frederick Forsyth( Book )
107 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 3,380 libraries worldwide
The Soviets are forced to pin their hopes for survival on the U.S. But as the KGB and the CIA watch in horror, the rescue of a Ukrainian freedom fighter from the Black Sea unleashes savagery that endangers peace--and plunges leaders from Washington to Moscow into a web of overwhelming intrigue, terror, and suspense
Icon by Frederick Forsyth( Book )
34 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 3,234 libraries worldwide
A former CIA officer is hired by a group of Western financiers to discredit a candidate for the Russian presidency. From his secret writings it is known that the candidate is in favor of ethnic cleansing and the abolition of democracy. The financiers' plan calls for the restoration of the monarchy
The deceiver by Frederick Forsyth( Book )
41 editions published between 1900 and 2003 in English and held by 3,175 libraries worldwide
McCready, chief of Britain's Secret Intelligence Service, offered his choice of two positions--an obscure administrative job or early retirement, is not afraid to press the CIA to the explosion point to convince them their prize defector is a double agent
The phantom of Manhattan by Frederick Forsyth( Book )
44 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,889 libraries worldwide
A sequel to Gaston Leroux's The Phantom of the Opera in which the disfigured Phantom goes to America. He builds the world's greatest opera house, hoping to lure his love, the opera diva who rejected him in Paris. By the author of The Day of the Jackal
The veteran : five heart-stopping stories by Frederick Forsyth( Book )
33 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,589 libraries worldwide
A novella and four stories move from London to Siena and feature murder, intrigue and revenge
The kill list by Frederick Forsyth( Book )
19 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 2,361 libraries worldwide
When a terrorist known as the Preacher targets for assassination a retired Marine general, whose son is TOSA's top hunter of men, the terrorist becomes the hunted -- landing him at the top of TOSA's Kill List
The shepherd by Frederick Forsyth( Book )
49 editions published between 1975 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,262 libraries worldwide
A routine flight on Christmas Eve turns into a nightmare for an R.A.F. jet pilot when his plane's electrical system, radio, and compass break down
No comebacks : collected short stories by Frederick Forsyth( Book )
37 editions published between 1972 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,854 libraries worldwide
Ten short stories of men and women at hazard in the toils of danger, passion, and intrigue. The themes of the stories move from London to Dublin, from the Island of Mauritius to the coast of Spain. Five of the stories are set in Ireland
The afghan by Frederick Forsyth( Sound Recording )
32 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 1,839 libraries worldwide
British and American intelligence is pitted against the nearly inpenetrable Al Qaeda terrorism network
The cobra by Frederick Forsyth( Sound Recording )
28 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,363 libraries worldwide
For decades, the world has been fighting the drug cartels, and losing, their billions of dollars making them the most powerful and destructive organizations on earth. Until one man is asked to take charge. Paul Devereaux used to run Special Operations for the CIA before they retired him for being too ruthless. Now he can have anything he requires, do anything he thinks necessary. The war is on
Avenger by Frederick Forsyth( Sound Recording )
41 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,085 libraries worldwide
Attorney and Vietnam veteran Cal Dexter is also an avenging manhunter who sets his sights on the worst fugitives from justice. As a former "tunnel rat" who fought the Vietcong in miles of dark, twisting underground passages, Cal is used to hunting his prey in harrowing circumstances. Now he's after Zorah Zilic, a Serbian leader who's murdered the grandson of a mining tycoon. Cal is paid to lead a foray against Zilic's South American stronghold, but he soon finds that traitors abound in the shifting political climate and that he can't trust anyone
 
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Alternative Names
Forsait, Frederick.
Forsaĭt, Frederik 1938-
Forsait, Frederik 1939-
Forsaits, Frederiks 1938-
Forsajt, Frederik.
Forsyth, Frederich
Forsyth, Frederick
Forsyth, Frederick 1939-
Форсайт, Фредерик 1938-
פארסייט, פרדריק 1938-
פורסייט, פרדריק 1938-
פורסיית, פדריק 1938-
פורסיית, פרדריק 1938־
פורסית, פרדריק 1938-
フォーサイス, フレデリック
フレデリックフォーサイス 1938-
Languages
English (1,145)
Spanish (48)
French (15)
German (14)
Italian (6)
Polish (5)
Hebrew (5)
Indonesian (4)
Russian (3)
Persian (2)
Multiple languages (2)
Dutch (2)
Bengali (1)
Japanese (1)
Thai (1)
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