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Robinson, Patrick 1939-

Overview
Works: 99 works in 839 publications in 14 languages and 42,027 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Personal narratives‡vAmerican  Political fiction  History  Drama  Film adaptations  War films  Action and adventure films  Suspense fiction  Personal narratives‡vBritish 
Roles: Author, Contributor, Narrator, Bibliographic antecedent, Editor
Classifications: PR6068.O1959, 823.914
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Patrick Robinson
Publications by Patrick Robinson
Most widely held works about Patrick Robinson
 
Most widely held works by Patrick Robinson
Lone survivor : the eyewitness account of Operation Redwing and the lost heroes of SEAL Team 10 by Marcus Luttrell( Book )
17 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 3,674 libraries worldwide
This is the story of fire team leader Marcus Luttrell, the sole survivor of Operation Redwing, and the desperate battle in the Afghanistan mountains in 2005, that led to the largest loss of life in Navy SEAL history
U.S.S. Seawolf by Patrick Robinson( Book )
48 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 1,944 libraries worldwide
Espionage and the theft of military technology have enabled the Chinese to build a fleet of powerful warships. When the submarine "Seawolf" falls to enemy hands, the power balance shifts
The shark mutiny by Patrick Robinson( Book )
40 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,888 libraries worldwide
The U.S. Navy reacts forcefully to the Chinese navy laying a minefield across the Straight of Hormuz. Aboard the U.S.S. Shark, a thirty-year-old submarine, the Navy SEAL team mutinies after taking casualties
Barracuda 945 by Patrick Robinson( Book )
46 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 1,853 libraries worldwide
National security advisor Arnold Morgan faces his toughest adversary in a military genius who heads the Middle East's most vicious terrorist group and who has taken over a sophisticated and deadly Russian nuclear submarine
Nimitz class by Patrick Robinson( Book )
60 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in 10 languages and held by 1,852 libraries worldwide
The unthinkable has happened. The nuclear-powered Nimitz Class Aircraft Carrier Thomas Jefferson, the most powerful warship in the world, home to a crew of 6,000 sailors and navy fliers, has been vaporized at sea in what appears to be a nuclear accident. The loss of life is devastating. It is the greatest peacetime disaster in U.S. history, and the shockwaves reverberate around the world. Yet even as America grieves, Lt. Commander Bill Baldridge of Naval Intelligence, brother of one of the victims, begins to piece together reports that suggest something sinister lurks beneath the surface of this tragedy. A rogue submarine armed with a nuclear torpedo is on the loose, no one knows who commands it, who is on board or how it managed to reach striking range of the Thomas Jefferson. Worse yet, no one knows where it is now. Will it strike again? Baldridge will not rest until he brings his brother's killers to justice, and as one clue leads to another, the deadly chase is on. Every technical detail in "Nimitz Class" has been authenticated by Admiral Sir John Woodward, the senior British task group commander in the Falklands War, to ensure that every naval maneuver, every harrowing plot twist could really happen. Chilling, compelling, completely authentic and supplemented with detailed maps and technical illustrations, this white-knuckle, read-through-the-night thriller heralds the astonishing debut of a new master of suspense. A stunner that irresistibly hurtles the reader through explosions & deceptions from the first page to the exciting climax on the last. The most powerful warship in the world, the nuclear-powered U.S. Nimitz-Class aircraft carrier is seen as impregnable. But when the USS Thomas Jefferson suddenly disappears at sea, the Pentagon is stunned. There was no warning. No apparent attack. And no survivors. All signs point to a tragic nuclear accident. While the world stands in shock, reports suggest that it was no accident. A rogue submarine armed with nuclear warheads may be on the loose. Where did it come from? How could it get within striking distance of the Thomas Jefferson? Worse yet, where is it now and could it strike again? The tension mounts, and a deadly chase begins
Scimitar SL-2 by Patrick Robinson( Book )
28 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,744 libraries worldwide
When terrorist Ravi Rashood plots to blow up a volcano and trigger a tsunami that will have devastating consequences for America, U.S. Admiral Arnold Morgan races against time to prevent the attack
Ghost force by Patrick Robinson( Book )
27 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,635 libraries worldwide
The year is 2011, and Russia is poised to help Argentina blast its way into the Falkland Islands, to hurl the ruling British out of the South Atlantic forever. Enraged at this act of international piracy, Great Britain dispatches a battle fleet to the islands for the second time in thirty years
A colossal failure of common sense : the inside story of the collapse of Lehman Brothers by Lawrence G McDonald( Book )
19 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,599 libraries worldwide
What happened at Lehman Brothers and why was it allowed to fail, with aftershocks that rocked the global economy? In this news-making, often astonishing book, a former Lehman Brothers Vice President gives us the straight answers--right from the belly of the beast--arguing that this collapse need not have happened
Kilo class by Patrick Robinson( Book )
39 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 1,553 libraries worldwide
A techno-thriller on a covert operation by the U.S. Navy to intercept and destroy Russian submarines being sold to China. The submarines are of an advanced design and would enable China to attack Taiwan
Lone Survivor by Mark Wahlberg( visu )
5 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and German and held by 1,552 libraries worldwide
Afghanistan 2005: Vier Soldaten der US-Spezialeinheit Navy SEALs werden auf eine Beobachtungsmission in die Berge der Provinz Kunar entsendet, um den Aufenthaltsort eines führenden Talibankämpfers zu verifizieren. Als die Männer bei ihrem Einsatz eine folgenschwere moralische Entscheidung treffen müssen, überschlagen sich die Ereignisse. Ohne jeden Ausweg müssen sie sich einem aussichtslosen Kampf stellen, der sie nicht nur physisch, sondern auch mental an ihre Grenzen führt... (Quelle: Cover)
H.M.S. Unseen by Patrick Robinson( Book )
43 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 1,531 libraries worldwide
A British submarine captured by an Iraqi terrorist proceeds to shoot down aircraft, including one carrying the U.S. vice-president. No one realizes this, the planes having simply disappeared. When the mystery is finally solved, an admiral goes after him
Hunter killer by Patrick Robinson( Book )
35 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,475 libraries worldwide
When a rogue Saudi Arabian prince plots a coup d'etat with the assistance of the French, American admiral Arnold Morgan is assigned to counter the work of terrorist Ravi Rashood in the face of mounting international opposition
Lone survivor the eyewitness account of Operation Redwing and the lost heroes of SEAL Team 10 by Marcus Luttrell( Sound Recording )
17 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 1,317 libraries worldwide
Four US Navy SEALS departed one clear night in early July, 2005 for the mountainous Afghanistan-Pakistan border for a reconnaissance mission. Their task was to document the activity of an al Qaeda leader rumored to have a small army in a Taliban stronghold. Five days later, only one of those Navy SEALS made it out alive. This is the story of the only survivor of Operation Redwing, SEAL team leader Marcus Luttrell, and the extraordinary firefight that led to the largest loss of life in American Navy SEAL history. His squadmates fought valiantly beside him until he was the only one left alive, blasted by an RPG into a place where his pursuers could not find him. Over the next four days, terribly injured and presumed dead, Luttrell crawled for miles through the mountains and was taken in by sympathetic villagers who risked their lives to keep him safe from surrounding Taliban warriors. A born and raised Texan, Marcus Luttrell takes us from the rigors of SEAL training, where he and his fellow SEALs discovered what it took to join the most elite of the American special forces, to a fight in the desolate hills of Afghanistan for which they never could have been prepared. His account of his squadmates' heroism and mutual support renders an experience for which two of his squadmates were posthumously awarded the Navy Cross for combat heroism that is both heartrending and life-affirming. In this rich chronicle of courage and sacrifice, honor and patriotism, Marcus Luttrell delivers a powerful narrative of modern war
To the death : a new novel by Patrick Robinson( Book )
21 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,143 libraries worldwide
When Admiral Arnold Morgan breaks up a terrorist cell following a bombing at Boston's Logan Airport, the Hamas high command, led by Morgan's old enemy, Ravi Rashood, vows to assassinate the admiral when he leaves American soil
Diamondhead by Patrick Robinson( Book )
21 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,098 libraries worldwide
After Iraqi insurgents kill his fellow officers, Navy SEAL Mack Bedford sets out for revenge, ultimately becoming involved in a plot to assassinate a French politician. At the same time, Mack must work out a way for his dying son to receive the costly and experimental medical treatment that may save his life
The Delta solution : an international thriller by Patrick Robinson( Book )
11 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,083 libraries worldwide
After Somali pirates capture two U.S. ships, Mack Bedford and the Navy SEALs' Delta Platoon are tasked with not only rescuing the ships, but also completely obliterating all pirates operating in the Indian Ocean once and for all
Intercept : a novel of suspense by Patrick Robinson( Book )
13 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,044 libraries worldwide
After a liberal judge releases four al-Qaeda terrorists, they slip away from CIA surveillance and disappear into the mountains of Pakistan, and soon the CIA learns that an attack on the U.S. mainland is imminent, an attack that can only be stopped by retired Navy SEAL Mack Bedford
Power play : an international thriller by Patrick Robinson( Book )
6 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 846 libraries worldwide
In a near-future world where Israel and the United States have eliminated nuclear threats in Iran and North Korea, Russia plots an aggressive military campaign against America, prompting U.S. Navy SEAL Mack Bedford to conduct a world-changing defense mission
One hundred days : the memoirs of the Falklands battle group commander by Sandy Woodward( Book )
26 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 801 libraries worldwide
The day they hit HMS Sheffield -- The submariner -- Argentina invades -- South to Ascension -- "Weapons tight!"--The final approach -- 1 May : the war begins -- The bells of hell -- The silence of HMS Sheffield -- The end of the trail for Narwal -- Glasgow's bomb -- Atlantic rendezvous -- Night landing -- The battle of "Bomb Alley" -- Calamity for Coventry -- The marines will have to walk -- Port unpleasant -- Welcome home -- Epilogue
USS Seawolf by Patrick Robinson( Sound Recording )
18 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 747 libraries worldwide
A military thriller in which the Navy SEALS rescue an American submarine crew from a Chinese prison.--
 
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Alternative Names
letadlová lod
Patrick Robinson Brits schrijver
Patrick Robinson écrivain britannique
Patrick Robinson englischer Autor und Kolumnist
Patrick Robinson scrittore britannico
Πάτρικ Ρόμπινσον
پاتریک رابینسون ژورنالیست و نویسنده بریتانیایی
ロビンソン, パトリック
Languages
English (349)
German (61)
Italian (53)
French (27)
Polish (15)
Dutch (9)
Czech (8)
Hebrew (4)
Hungarian (3)
Chinese (2)
Swedish (2)
Spanish (2)
Vietnamese (1)
Korean (1)
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