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Hall, Adam

Overview
Works: 64 works in 341 publications in 4 languages and 8,522 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Spy stories 
Classifications: PR6039.R518, 823.914
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Publications about Adam Hall
Publications by Adam Hall
Publications by Adam Hall, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Adam Hall
Quiller Salamander by Adam Hall( Book )
17 editions published between 1985 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,165 libraries worldwide
Secret agent Quiller is sent to Cambodia to find out Pol Pot's scheme for his return to power. In between contacts with a female French photographer, he learns the Khmer Rouge are planning another bloodbath. By the author of Quiller Meridian
The Mandarin cypher by Adam Hall( Book )
20 editions published between 1975 and 1993 in English and held by 829 libraries worldwide
Quiller's latest adventure moves from the narrow streets of Hong Kong to the depths of the South China Sea
The 9th directive by Adam Hall( Book )
28 editions published between 1966 and 2014 in English and held by 744 libraries worldwide
When a security exercise goes wrong, a rogue agent must defend a British diplomat from Thai assassins Quiller is not an easy man to work with. Freethinking to the point of insubordination, he & rsquo;s the kind of spy who gives his superiors ulcers. But his case file, going back to his work against the Nazis, speaks for itself. The Bureau ranks him as a #9 agent & mdash;Reliable Under Torture & mdash;and that & rsquo;s the kind of man they need in Bangkok. Because an important British official is coming to visit, and the Bureau wants Quiller to plan the diplomat & rsquo;s murder. Of course, it & rsquo;s only a security exercise. The official will be traveling under top-notch protection, and they want Quiller to devise an assassination plot to test the abilities of his security detail. But for the diplomat and for Quiller, the danger quickly becomes real
The tango briefing by Adam Hall( Book )
21 editions published between 1973 and 1993 in English and held by 687 libraries worldwide
It was just a medium twin-prop transport plane and all it had done was to crash in the desert, its crew picked by vultures, its nightmare cargo a trap for any who goes near . The nearest anyone had dared go was with a high altitude camera at sixty-five thousand feet, so Quiller wanted to go to it ... Thus begins another Quiller story in Adam Hall's terrific style
The Kobra manifesto by Adam Hall( Book )
23 editions published between 1976 and 1993 in English and held by 686 libraries worldwide
Conscious that he is living on borrowed time, the ace 'shadow executive' Quiller allows the London Bureau to throw him into a mission that seems already to be running out of control as one agent after another is reported missing or dead, out there in the field. On the French Riviera a defector from behind the Curtain crashlands his plane, uttering only one word before dying: 'Kobra'; at Rome Airport a fuel tanker explodes as a dead man's car loses direction, in Cambodia a man sipping his coffee under a palm tree crashes back in his chair as a bullet shatters his skull--until there is only one executive left to carry the mission, and Quiller is ordered in
The scorpion signal by Adam Hall( Book )
19 editions published between 1979 and 1993 in English and held by 629 libraries worldwide
En engelsk agent sendes til Moskva for at opspore en forsvundet kollega, men kommer selv i kløerne på den russiske efterretningstjeneste
The Sinkiang executive by Adam Hall( Book )
16 editions published between 1978 and 1993 in English and held by 592 libraries worldwide
A thriller set on the Russo-Chinese border
The Peking target by Adam Hall( Book )
17 editions published between 1981 and 1994 in English and held by 538 libraries worldwide
The crowds are gathered in Pekin for the funeral of their premier. Suddenly the coffin explodes. Quiller is back on another mission with all the usual nerve-chilling happenings - an agent lifeless in the coils of a boa constrictor and a beautiful girl ritually killed on the on the steps of a temple
The Warsaw document by Adam Hall( Book )
19 editions published between 1971 and 1993 in English and held by 536 libraries worldwide
Quiller is ostensibly neutral but in touch with the Polish underground while on a secret mission
Quiller balalaika by Adam Hall( Book )
8 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 492 libraries worldwide
On a final assignment for his top-secret British intelligence agency, Quiller infiltrates the mafiya of post-Cold War Russia in order to take out a brilliant crime lord, a mission for which he must also rescue a prisoner from a gulag prison
The Striker portfolio by Adam Hall( Book )
22 editions published between 1968 and 2011 in English and held by 452 libraries worldwide
Quiller, with his usual dash and verve, solves the problem of why Striker air craft have inexplicably crashed
The volcanoes of San Domingo by Adam Hall( Book )
23 editions published between 1963 and 1985 in English and held by 307 libraries worldwide
Airline security man investigates a two-year-old plane crash when the pilot and several frightened survivors turn up in a Latin American police state
Quiller KGB by Adam Hall( Book )
7 editions published between 1989 and 1994 in English and held by 169 libraries worldwide
Quiller salamander by Adam Hall( file )
11 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in English and held by 140 libraries worldwide
In this adventure in the series, eponymous agent Quiller is sent to Cambodia, where there is fear that the murderous Communist party known as the Khmer Rouge will fight to return to power. His only ally is a sexy photojournalist who is waging her own personal war against the Khmer Rouge
Northlight : a Quiller mission by Adam Hall( Book )
5 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 96 libraries worldwide
Challenged at every step by the KGB and finally betrayed by the devious needs of his own network, Quiller moves through the half-light of the Russian winter to the objective of his deadly mission
Quiller : the 9th directive by Adam Hall( Book )
2 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 91 libraries worldwide
The Berlin memorandum by Adam Hall( Book )
12 editions published between 1965 and 1989 in 4 languages and held by 77 libraries worldwide
Quiller meridian by Adam Hall( Book )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 40 libraries worldwide
Quiller's latest mission takes him into the espionage trenches of the deadly post-Cold War era from the chaos of Eastern Europe to the brutality of Siberia
Quiller barracuda by Adam Hall( Book )
3 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 35 libraries worldwide
Quiller, the Bureau's top agent, knows how to break the rules to get the job done. His mission takes him to the white beaches and cool waters of the Caribbean where he faces something beyond his experience - an invisible conspiracy of unimaginable evil
Quiller solitaire by Adam Hall( Book )
2 editions published between 1994 and 2000 in English and held by 33 libraries worldwide
Quiller is pitched into his new mission with an urgent motive - he owes a man a death. His contacts lead him into the vortex of nemesis - the most feared terrorist faction in Europe
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Trevor, Elleston

Choll, Adam, 1920-
Hall, Adam
Hols, Ādams
Kholl, Adam
Trevor, Elleston
Холл, Адам
ホール, アダム
Languages
English (271)
French (2)
German (1)
Japanese (1)
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