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Higgins, Jack 1929-

Overview
Works: 112 works in 938 publications in 19 languages and 30,557 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Suspense fiction  Political fiction  History  Spy stories  Detective and mystery fiction  Adventure stories  Detective and mystery stories, English 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Conceptor
Classifications: PR6058.I343, 823.914
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Publications about Jack Higgins
Publications by Jack Higgins
Most widely held works by Jack Higgins
The wolf at the door by Jack Higgins( Book )
31 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 4,059 libraries worldwide
Who's knocking off members of a special intelligence unit known as the prime minister's private army? Only Sean Dillon has a clue
A darker place by Jack Higgins( Book )
33 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,992 libraries worldwide
Alexander Kurbsky, a famous Russian writer and ex-paratrooper, fakes his escape from Russia and infiltrates British and American intelligence at the highest levels. He has his own motivations for doing the most effective job possible, which entails murdering anyone in his way--including Charles Ferguson, Sean Dillon and the rest of the group known informally as the "Prime Minister's private army."
Rough justice by Jack Higgins( Book )
42 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 3,878 libraries worldwide
Dispatched by the President to report on the state of still troubled Kosovo, his trusted agent Blake Johnson runs into a military man there named Harry Miller, who has the same task from the British Prime Minister. They band together just in time to stop a Russian officer from torching a mosque--or rather, Miller stops him, with a bullet to the forehead. This action will have considerable consequences, not only for Miller and Johnson and their associates, including Britain's Sean Dillon, but for a great many people, all the way to the top of the governments of the United States, Britain, and Russia.--From publisher description
The eagle has flown : a novel by Jack Higgins( Book )
84 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in 17 languages and held by 3,843 libraries worldwide
As an increasingly isolated and insane Hitler pursues his hopeless war, betrayal and treachery reach the highest levels of the Third Reich. German intelligence knows that paratroop officer Steiner survived "Operation Eagle," the bungled assassination attempt on Winston Churchill, and is now a POW somewhere in London. Reichsführer Himmler wants him back -- at any cost -- and puts his top espionage agents in charge of the perilous rescue mission. Racing from the nightclubs of Lisbon to Hitler's opulent country retreat to the damp streets of London, Himmler's men get closer to their target -- and to the shattering true objective of their mission
A fine night for dying by Jack Higgins( Book )
58 editions published between 1969 and 2007 in 7 languages and held by 1,973 libraries worldwide
Weighted down by chain, the body of gandland boss Harvey Preston is dragged out of the English Channel in a fisherman's net. British intelligence suspects a connection with a minor cross-channel smuggling ring, and sends dogged undercover agent Paul Chavasse to find some answers. But Chavasse soon discovers that this is no small-time operation -- it reaches throughout the world and leads to the doors of some very ruthless and powerful men. And they aren't about to let Chavasse interfere with the delivery of their precious cargo
In the hour before midnight by Jack Higgins( Book )
51 editions published between 1969 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 1,369 libraries worldwide
A hired mercenary becomes mixed up with the Sicilian Mafia
Night judgement at Sinos by Jack Higgins( Book )
39 editions published between 1970 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 1,275 libraries worldwide
A talented skin diver finds himself enmeshed in political intrigue against his will
The wolf at the door by Jack Higgins( Sound Recording )
25 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,185 libraries worldwide
On Long Island, a trusted operative for the president nudges his boat up to a pier, when a man materializes out of the rain and shoots him. In London, General Charles Ferguson, adviser to the prime minister, approaches his car on a side street, when there is a flash and the car explodes. In New York, a former British soldier, who is also a bit more than that, takes a short walk in Central Park to stretch his legs, when a man comes up fast behind him, a pistol in his hand. And that is only the beginning. Someone is targeting the members of the elite intelligence unit known as "the Prime Minister's private army" and all those who work with them, and whoever is doing it has a lot of resources at his command. Sean Dillon has an idea of who it may be, an old nemesis who has clearly gotten tired of their interference in his schemes. But proving it is going to be a difficult task. And surviving it the hardest task of all
A darker place by Jack Higgins( Sound Recording )
19 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 1,154 libraries worldwide
In Russia, Alexander Kurbsky is both an infamous writer and an ex-paratrooper. Disappointed with the current government, he makes plans with Sean Dillon, Charles Ferguson, and members of the Prime Minister's private army to help him disappear into the West, even though many before him have died when attempting this journey
The wrath of God by Jack Higgins( Book )
27 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in English and Indonesian and held by 997 libraries worldwide
Three violent men must join in a desperate plan to kill a murderous tyrant
Rough justice by Jack Higgins( Sound Recording )
22 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 846 libraries worldwide
Blake Johnson travels to Kosovo on a mission assigned by the U.S. President. Major Harry Miller is there on a similar mission for the Prime Minister of Great Britain. When Miller intervenes with a group of soldiers planning a vicious act, their leader is killed, setting off an explosive series of events whose conclusion is very much in doubt
Three complete novels by Jack Higgins( Book )
4 editions published between 1994 and 2001 in English and held by 571 libraries worldwide
From the mysterious depths of the Brazilian jungle to the turbulent heart of Ireland, an anthology of three thrillers includes "The Last Place God Made," "The Savage Day," and "A Prayer for the Dying."
East of desolation by Jack Higgins( Sound Recording )
23 editions published between 1982 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 514 libraries worldwide
When Joe Martin is sent to investigate a plane crash in Greenland, he embarks on a treacherous journey with a fortune of emeralds as its price
The violent enemy by Jack Higgins( Book )
32 editions published between 1966 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 392 libraries worldwide
The classic bestseller from the master of the game
Touch the Devil by Jack Higgins( Sound Recording )
20 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in English and held by 366 libraries worldwide
The Russians are after the blueprints for the latest NATO missile system--and only one man can stop them
The eagle has flown by Jack Higgins( Sound Recording )
16 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in English and held by 349 libraries worldwide
Irish gunman Liam Devlin and German assassin Kurt Steiner join forces against a target at the highest level of the Third Reich
The wrath of God by Jack Higgins( Sound Recording )
21 editions published between 1986 and 2015 in English and held by 291 libraries worldwide
Three desperate men each try to escape their past in the chaos of 1920s Central America--only to find that violence is a way of life from which no one escapes unscarred
The iron tiger by Jack Higgins( Book )
31 editions published between 1966 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 288 libraries worldwide
"Before the sun can set on Jack Drummond's career as a pilot in the British Navy, he must complete one final flight--a weapons drop over Tibet to aid guerilla fighters in their border dispute with the Red Chinese. But before he can complete the job, his plane and supplies are burned, stranding him in the Himalayas. Now, with his plane grounded, he must deliver a Tibetan leader's son to safety over land. With the advancing Chinese enemy hot on his heels, Drummond's final mission becomes a suspense-filled struggle for survival across the world's most rugged terrain."--Page 4 of cover
Bloody passage by Jack Higgins( Book )
22 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 259 libraries worldwide
The classic Jack Higgins thriller & mdash;now available as an ebook One man must fight to the death to save his sister from the Mafia & rsquo;s wrath Oliver Grant is an American intelligence officer, a hero of the Vietnam War. But when the Mafia kidnaps his sister, his life is turned upside down and he agrees to complete a dangerous assignment for the powerful mob boss Dimitri Stavrou in order to gain her freedom: Grant must save Stavrou & rsquo;s son from a secret cliff-top prison in Libya. To accomplish this mission, he must scale the rocky crag and somehow get Stavrou & rsquo;s son out alive. His sister & rsquo;s life & mdash;and his own & mdash;hang in the balance
Sad wind from the sea by Jack Higgins( Book )
15 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in English and German and held by 188 libraries worldwide
Years of smuggling, gun-running and betrayal have hardened Hagen to the worst the Chinese can throw at him. But from the night Hagen saves Rose's life in a vicious knife fight, the rules of the game start to change. From now on the fight is for justice.--Publisher
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Fallon, Martin, 1929-

controlled identity Graham, James, 1929-

controlled identity Marlowe, Hugh, 1929-

controlled identity Patterson, Harry, 1929-

Fallon, Martin.
Fallon , Martin <1929- >
Graham, James.
Graham , James <1929- >
Harry Patterson
Higgins, Jack
Higgins, Jack pseud
Higins, G'aḳ 1929-
Higinss, Džeks, 1929-
Jack Higgins britischer Autor
Jack Higgins Brits auteur
Jack Higgins écrivain britannique
Jack Higgins scrittore britannico
Marlowe, Hugh.
Marlowe , Hugh <1929- >
Patterson, Harry.
Patterson , Harry <1929- >
Patterson, Henry
Patterson , Henry <1929- >
Грэхем Дж. Х. 1929-
Джек Хиггинс
Марлоу Х. 1929-
Паттерсон Г. 1929-
Фаллон М. 1929-
ג'ק היגינס
جک هیگینز نویسنده بریتانیایی
잭 히긴스
ジャック ·ヒギズ 1929-
ジャック・ヒギンズ
ヒギンズ, ジャック
傑克·希金斯
希金斯 1929-
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