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Ludlum, Robert 1927-2001

Works: 621 works in 4,145 publications in 26 languages and 196,429 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Psychological fiction  Action and adventure films  Spy films  Suspense fiction  Detective and mystery films  Made-for-TV movies 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Attributed name, Creator, Contributor
Classifications: PS3562.U26, 813.54
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The Bourne supremacy by Robert Ludlum( Book )
104 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in 16 languages and held by 5,562 libraries worldwide
Super-diplomat Raymond Havilland sets up the kidnapping of Jason Bourne's wife, in order to draw Bourne out of retirement and into a Taiwanese plot to seize Hong Kong and incite China against the West
The Bourne identity by Robert Ludlum( Book )
128 editions published between 1980 and 2012 in 16 languages and held by 5,378 libraries worldwide
Jason Bourne, a deep-cover CIA agent, loses his memory in an accident which was originally intended to kill him. In re-tracing his steps, he confounds Agency officials to the extent that they are not sure that he is the same man they sent into the field. The CIA orders him killed, as does his original enemy, the most dangerous assassin in the world
The Bourne ultimatum by Robert Ludlum( Book )
92 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in 18 languages and held by 5,285 libraries worldwide
David Webb must once again assume the identity of assassin Jason Bourne as he matches wits with his mortal enemy, Carlos, a deadly and elusive terrorist known as "the Jackal," in a final confrontation
The Icarus agenda by Robert Ludlum( Book )
56 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in 12 languages and held by 4,164 libraries worldwide
Colorado congressman Evan Kendrick is trying to live out his term of office quietly---when a political mole reveals to the world Kendrick's deepest secret ... that Kendrick was the anonymous man in Masqar, the man who courageously freed the hostage held in the American embassy by Arab terrorists; the unknown hero who performed an act of outrageous daring then silently disappeared. Now, suddenly Kendrick is a living target pursued by the terrorists he outwitted
The Sigma protocol by Robert Ludlum( Book )
50 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 4,110 libraries worldwide
The Sigma Protocol, a new breakneck novel of intrigue, conspiracy, and terrifying deception. American investment banker Ben Hartman arrives in Zurich for a ski holiday, the first time he's been back to Switzerland since his twin brother died there in a tragic accident four years earlier. But his arrival in Zurich triggers something far more sinister than his brother's fate. When Ben chances upon Jimmy Cavanaugh, an old college friend, Cavanaugh promptly pulls out a gun and tries to kill him. In a matter of minutes, several innocent bystanders are dead, as well as Cavanaugh, and Ben has barely managed to survive. Plunged into an unspeakable nightmare, Hartman suddenly finds himself on the run. Department of Justice field agent Anna Navarro is being stalked around the world by a relentless killer, managing to survive the killer's attacks only by a combination of luck, skill and her own quick wits. These attacks are somehow related to her current assignment, investigating the sudden and seemingly unrelated deaths of a number of very old men throughout the world. The only thing that connects them is a file in the CIA archives, over a half-century old, marked with the same puzzling code word: SIGMA. But someone or something is always seemingly one step ahead of her, the survivors are rapidly dwindling, and her own life is in ever increasing danger. Brought together by accident, Ben and Anna soon realize that their only hope of survival lies with each other. Together they race to uncover the diabolical secrets long hidden behind the code word, Sigma. Secrets that threaten everything they think they know about themselves, everything they believed true about their friends and families, and everything they were ever taught about history itself. For behind Sigma lies a vast deception that is finally coming to fruition and the fate and future of the world is in their hands
The Aquitaine progression by Robert Ludlum( Book )
73 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in 10 languages and held by 4,048 libraries worldwide
A conspiracy called Aquitaine acts to realize a hegemony over the Free World, and ex-North Vietnamese prisoner Converse faces death as he tries to expose it
The Prometheus deception by Robert Ludlum( Book )
39 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 3,983 libraries worldwide
"Nicholas Bryson spent years as a deep-cover operative for the American secret intelligence group the Directorate. After a critical undercover mission went horribly wrong, Bryson was retired to a new identity. Years later, his closely held cover is cracked and Bryson learns that the Directorate was not what it claimed, that he was a pawn in a complex scheme against his own country's interests."--Back cover
The Bancroft strategy by Robert Ludlum( Book )
34 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 3,977 libraries worldwide
Fired after an operation goes awry, Todd Belknap, a renegade ex-field agent, takes matters into his own hands when a friend is abducted in Lebanon by a vicious militia group and the government refuses to intervene
The Scorpio illusion by Robert Ludlum( Book )
58 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in 10 languages and held by 3,908 libraries worldwide
To find her, a desperate intelligence community turns to Tyrell Hawthorne. Hawthorne was a naval intelligence officer - one of the best - until the rain-swept night in Amsterdam when he learned that his wife had been murdered, a victim of the games spies play. Since then, Hawthorne has carved out a new life, sailing charters in the islands. But he's never forgotten the unanswered questions he left behind in Amsterdam. Now Hawthorne is about to be drawn into the deadliest game of all, as a large transfer of black funds makes its way from Bahrain to an offshore bank ... a mysterious woman embarks from Marseilles on a mission of violence and mayhem ... and a clandestine network of wealthy, well-placed men and women - the Scorpios - move behind the scenes in the nation's capital to do Bajaratt's bidding and to consolidate their own power. The key to this chilling conspiracy waits on one of the Caribbean's hundreds of uncharted islands
The Janson directive by Robert Ludlum( Book )
36 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 3,885 libraries worldwide
Paul Janson has a difficult past that includes a shadowy, notorious career in U.S. Consular Operations. Nothing could lure him back from retirement except Peter Novak, a man who once save Janson's life, who has been kidnapped by terrorists and is set to be executed. Now Janson finds himself marked for death as he tries to rescue his friend
The Ambler warning by Robert Ludlum( Book )
27 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 3,872 libraries worldwide
Imprisoned and drugged in a restricted island psychiatric facility for government intelligence employees, former Consular Operations agent Hal Ambler manages a daring escape and sets out to discover why he was placed there
The road to Omaha by Robert Ludlum( Book )
50 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in 13 languages and held by 3,757 libraries worldwide
The outrageous characters from The Road to Gandolfo continue their madcap adventures in a romp around Nebraska that is spurred by the discovery of a secret 1878 treaty with an obscure Indian tribe
The Parsifal mosaic by Robert Ludlum( Book )
78 editions published between 1982 and 2015 in 13 languages and held by 3,739 libraries worldwide
Czech-born CIA agent Michael Havelock discovers a maniacal, potentially disastrous conspiracy at the highest levels of the U.S. government and must act on his own to thwart that conspiracy and ensure his own future
The Matarese countdown by Robert Ludlum( Book )
34 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 3,601 libraries worldwide
The evil Matarese dynasty, an international cabal of ruthless powerbrokers and assassins, returns to initiate a scheme of worldwide economic domination, and only CIA operative Cameron Pryce--with the help of legendary retired agent Brandon Scofield--can stop them
The apocalypse watch by Robert Ludlum( Book )
44 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 3,515 libraries worldwide
American agent Harry Latham has penetrated a worldwide neo-Nazi movement and emerged with a list of supporters in the U.S and Europe, but is the list legitimate?
The Tristan betrayal by Robert Ludlum( Book )
30 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 3,503 libraries worldwide
In the fall of 1940, the Nazis are at the height of their power - France is occupied, Britain is enduring the Blitz and is under constant threat of invasion, America is neutral, and Russia is in an uneasy alliance with Germany. In this dark time, Stephen Metcalfe is living the high life in occupied Paris. The younger son of a prominent American family, Metcalfe is a handsome young man who is a notable guest at all the best parties, has been romantically linked to the elite's most desirable women, and is in great demand in the upper echelons of Paris society. He is also a minor asset in the U.S.'s secret intelligence forces in Europe, cavalierly playing the Great Game like so many socially connected young men before him. But what has been largely an amusing game becomes deadly serious - the spy network he was a part of is suddenly dismantled in the midst of war-torn Europe without a contact, orders, or a contingency plan. With no one else in place, it falls to Metcalfe to instigate a bold plan that may be the only hope for the quickly dwindling remains of the free world. Using his family's connections and relying on his own devices, he travels to wartime Moscow to find and possibly betray a former lover - a fiery ballerina whose own loyalties are in question - in delicate dance that could destroy all he loves and honors. With his opponents closing in on him and the war itself rapidly approaching an irreversible crisis point, Stephen Metcalfe faces both a difficult task and an impossible decision, where success will have unimaginable consequences far into the future and failure is unthinkable
The Matarese circle by Robert Ludlum( Book )
104 editions published between 1979 and 2015 in 18 languages and held by 3,435 libraries worldwide
Only two rival spies--and one mysterious woman--can stop them: Scofield, CIA, and Talaniekov, KGB. They share a genius for espionage--and a life of terror and explosive violence. Sworn enemies, they have vowed to terminate each other--yet now they must become allies. Because only they possess the brutal skills and ice-cold nerves vital to destroy an international circle of killers, the Matarese
Robert Ludlum's the Bourne betrayal : a new Jason Bourne novel by Eric Lustbader( Book )
21 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and Russian and held by 3,416 libraries worldwide
"Jason Bourne must fight off attempts on his life, track down uranium, and stop terrorists from launching an even more devastating attack against the U.S."--Provided by the publisher
Robert Ludlum's the Bourne deception : a new Jason Bourne novel by Eric Lustbader( Book )
33 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and held by 3,328 libraries worldwide
"Jason Bourne's nemesis Arkadin is still hot on his trail and the two continue their struggle, reversing roles of hunter and hunted"--Provided by publisher
Robert Ludlum's The Bourne sanction : a new Jason Bourne novel by Eric Lustbader( Book )
26 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and Polish and held by 3,204 libraries worldwide
"Jason Bourne must confront a nightmare version of himself--an amoral, heartless killer--in this new novel in Robert Ludlum's bestselling series"--Provided by publisher
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Ryder, Jonathan, 1927-2001

controlled identity Shepherd, Michael, 1927-2001

Ladlam, Robert, 1927-2001
Ladlėm, Robert 1927-2001
Ladlems, Roberts, 1927-2001
Ludlum, ..., 1927-2001
Ludlum, Robert, 1927-2001
Robert Ludlum Amerikaans schrijver
Robert Ludlum amerikansk författare
Robert Ludlum amerikansk skribent
Robert Ludlum écrivain américain
Robert Ludlum pisarz amerykański
Robert Ludlum scrittore statunitense
Robert Ludlum US-amerikanischer Schriftsteller, Schauspieler und Produzent
Robertas Ludlumas
Ryder, Jonathan.
Ryder, Jonathan 1927-2001
Shepherd, Michael.
Shepherd, Michael 1927-2001
Ладлем, Роберт, 1927-2001
Ладлэм, Роберт 1927-2001
Роберт Ладлам американски писател
Роберт Ладлэм
Робърт Лъдлъм
לדלום, רוברט 1927-2001
רוברט לדלום
रॉबर्ट लुडलुम
รอเบิร์ต ลัดลัม
러들럼, 로버트 1927-2001
로버트 러들럼
ラドラム, ロバート
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