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Higgins, Jack 1929-

Works: 744 works in 6,104 publications in 15 languages and 198,263 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Suspense fiction  Action and adventure fiction  Spy stories  Political fiction  History  Drama  War films  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
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
Killing ground by Jack Higgins( Book )
49 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in English and Polish and held by 4,036 libraries worldwide
Entreated for help by an English-Bedouin man whose thirteen-year-old daughter has been kidnapped and forced to marry a terrorist, intelligence operative Sean Dillon finds his willing assistance sparking a deadly chain of events
The eagle has landed by Jack Higgins( Book )
163 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in 10 languages and held by 3,984 libraries worldwide
Adolf Hitler orders a group of German commandos to either kidnap or kill Winston Churchill and a young IRA assassin joins the plan
Edge of danger by Jack Higgins( Book )
55 editions published between 1999 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 3,980 libraries worldwide
An assassination is planned, but who is the intended victim? Members of the powerful Rashid family plan revenge in a plot worthy of both their British and Arab heritages. This sparks the latest adventure of clandestine operatives Sean Dillon, Blake Johnson, and Hannah Bernstein
A darker place by Jack Higgins( Book )
39 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,960 libraries worldwide
Alexander Kurbsky, a famous Russian writer and ex-paratrooper, decides he wants to "disappear"into the West. Not an easy task with Mr. Putin's thuggish security services always on the lookout for defectors. He contacts British agents and the wheels are set in motion. But in espionage, things are rarely what they seem
Bad company by Jack Higgins( Book )
43 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,912 libraries worldwide
When Hitler's secret diary resurfaces, revealing a plot between the United States and Germany to join forces against the Soviet Union, White House operative Blake Johnson acts to secure the diary and keep it hidden--Novelist
The wolf at the door by Jack Higgins( Book )
39 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,870 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
Rough justice by Jack Higgins( Book )
55 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 3,868 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 Judas Gate by Jack Higgins( Book )
41 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 3,756 libraries worldwide
A disturbing tape has made its way to British intelligence, and from them to the new President of the United States: battlefield chatter from an ambush in Afghanistan, in which twelve U.S. Army Rangers and a British medical team died. Most of the Taliban voices are Afghan; however, the voice of the commander bears an Irish accent. The idea that one of their own could be responsible for such a massacre is appalling, and Sean Dillon is put in charge of hunting the traitor
The White House connection by Jack Higgins( Book )
48 editions published between 1952 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 3,730 libraries worldwide
An American widow after a British lord turns avenger when her son is gunned down by Irish terrorists. Lady Helen Lang, who is in her sixties, uses a revolver, a computer and a government file
Dark justice by Jack Higgins( Book )
45 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in English and held by 3,706 libraries worldwide
An attempt on the life of the U.S. president during a visit to Manhattan is the first step in a plot involving the recruitment of a network of terrorists, and it is up to Blake Johnson and Sean Dillon to uncover the mastermind behind it all
Midnight runner by Jack Higgins( Book )
44 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 3,639 libraries worldwide
After her brothers are killed one by one, Kate Rashid swears vengeance on all who have harmed her family. Never mind that they tried to assassinate the President of the United States, that villainy ran in their veins. They were her brothers, and her enemies will pay. Masterfully suspenseful, Midnight Runner is further proof that, in the words of the Associated Press, " when it comes to thriller writers, one name stands well above the crowd--Jack Higgins."
Cold harbour by Jack Higgins( Book )
65 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 3,628 libraries worldwide
As D-day approaches in Europe, the Allied command learns of a German staff conference to be held in Brittany at the Chateau de Voincourt, where the Nazis will discuss their Atlantic Wall defense strategy. Foreknowledge of these plans could mean the difference between success and failure for the Allied invasion, and as luck would have it, the chateau happens to be the home of an undercover French Resistance agent, beautiful Anne-Marie Trevaunce
A devil is waiting by Jack Higgins( Book )
27 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,571 libraries worldwide
"A devil is indeed waiting. The President is coming to London, but not to an entirely warm welcome. A fanatical mullah is offering a blessing to anyone who will assassinate the President, and though most London Muslims think the mullah has crossed the line, a few think otherwise. Urgently, Sean Dillon, General Charles Ferguson, and the rest of the small band known as the "Prime Minister's private army" are called in, augmented by an extraordinary new recruit, an intelligence captain and Afghan war hero named Sara Gideon. She has her own deep contacts, but the more she investigates, the more she discovers herself in a very dark place indeed. For the assassination plan is only the beginning."
The president's daughter by Jack Higgins( Book )
46 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in English and Turkish and held by 3,498 libraries worldwide
An Israeli terrorist abducts the U.S. president's illegitimate daughter--born of a liaison during the Vietnam War--and threatens to kill her if the U.S. does not attack Arab countries. The president hires a former IRA terrorist to rescue her
Drink with the Devil by Jack Higgins( Book )
61 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 3,484 libraries worldwide
Former IRA terrorist Sean Dillon, now a British secret service agent, is ordered to recover a shipment of gold from a sunken barge before the Protestant paramilitary do so. The Protestants, who stole the gold in the first place, intend to use it to escalate the war and scuttle the peace talks
Angel of death by Jack Higgins( Book )
58 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 3,473 libraries worldwide
In Britain, agent Sean Dillon is ordered to destroy "January 30," a terrorist organization spreading chaos to pave the way for a new Communist state. The group is led by a British actress--the angel of the title--who assassinates people with a machine pistol from the saddle of her motorcycle. By the author of The Eagle Has Landed
On dangerous ground by Jack Higgins( Book )
60 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 3,388 libraries worldwide
British agent Charles Ferguson is sent to recover the stolen Chunking Covenant. In it Mao Tse Tung agreed to extend British rule in Hong Kong for another century if the Communists won. Publication of the document by hostile elements could spark riots in Hong Kong and lead to armed intervention by China
Eye of the storm by Jack Higgins( Book )
54 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 3,379 libraries worldwide
Former allies in the IRA, Sean Dillon and Martin Brosnan have chosen different paths. Now Dillon is a terrorist for hire, a master of diguise employed by Saddam Hussein. Brosnan is the one man who knows Dillon's strengths and weaknesses ... and brilliant mastery of espionage. Once friends, now enemies, they are playing the deadliest game of their careers. A game that culminates in a frightening - and true - event: Iraq's attempted mortar attack on the British war cabinet at 10 Downing Street in Februrary 1991
Day of judgment by Jack Higgins( Book )
87 editions published between 1070 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 3,169 libraries worldwide
Communists use a kidnapped Irish priest to humiliate President Kennedy when he visits Berlin in 1963
The eagle has landed by John Sturges( visu )
20 editions published between 1976 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 824 libraries worldwide
In 1943 a crack force of German paratroopers lands in England, prepared to kidnap Churchill. Disguised as Polish soldiers, the men are accepted by the villagers where they land, but are exposed when the German uniform of one of their number is revealed. The entire village is taken hostage, and the race to capture Churchill is on
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Fallon, Martin, 1929-

controlled identity Graham, James, 1929 July 27-

controlled identity Marlowe, Hugh, 1929-

controlled identity Patterson, Harry, 1929-

Fallon, Martin.
Fallon , Martin <1929- >
Graham, James.
Graham , James <1929- >
Harry Patterson
Higgins, G'ak, 1929-
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 jack higgins
Jack Higgins novelista británico
Jack Higgins romancier britanic
Jack Higgins scrittore britannico
Marlowe, Hugh.
Marlowe , Hugh <1929- >
Marlowe, Hugh, pseud
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 סופר בריטי
פטרסון, הנרי
جک هیقینز
جک هیگینز نویسنده بریتانیایی
잭 히긴스
ジャック ·ヒギズ 1929-
ヒギンズ, ジャック
希金斯 1929-
English (875)
French (52)
Polish (41)
Spanish (41)
German (27)
Japanese (13)
Portuguese (9)
Hungarian (5)
Chinese (3)
Russian (3)
Turkish (3)
Dutch (2)
Hebrew (1)
Korean (1)
Czech (1)
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