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MacLean, Alistair 1922-1987

Overview
Works: 869 works in 5,783 publications in 25 languages and 70,966 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Action and adventure fiction  Drama  Detective and mystery fiction  Action and adventure films  War films  Film adaptations  War fiction  War stories  History 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Bibliographic antecedent, Scenarist, Other, Conceptor, Contributor, Illustrator, Director, Composer, Honoree
Classifications: PR6063.A248, 823.914
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Alistair MacLean
Publications by Alistair MacLean
Publications by Alistair MacLean, published posthumously.
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Where eagles dare by Alistair MacLean( Book )
169 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 2,645 libraries worldwide
Eight Allied agents -- seven men and a woman -- parachute onto a mountainside behind enemy lines in wartime Germany. Their mission: to rescue an American general before the Nazis can force him to reveal secret D-Day plans
The guns of Navarone by Alistair MacLean( Book )
143 editions published between 1956 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,527 libraries worldwide
On the eastern Mediterranean island of Kheros, twelve hundred British men are garrisoned. In order to evacute these men before the inevitable German attach the "guns" have to be silenced. After landing by boat where the Germans least expect them, at the foot of the towering cliffs, beneath the impregnaable walls of rock, the five men must climb the cliffs
San Andreas by Alistair MacLean( Book )
87 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in 12 languages and held by 2,473 libraries worldwide
A medical transport carrying the wounded from Halifax to Aberdeen is attacked by German war planes and U-boats
Santorini by Alistair MacLean( Book )
75 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 2,327 libraries worldwide
In the Aegean a large airplane crashes at almost the same time a luxurious yacht is sinking. Commander Talbot of the Ariadne, a sophisticated British ship that is part of NATO, picks up the yacht's survivors, among them a wealthy Greek businessman. The downed plane, it is learned, contains hydrogen bombs and atomic mines, one of which is ticking. If the mine explodes in that spot, earthquakes, volcano eruptions, tidal waves, ozone cracking, and possibly the end of the world could ensue
Bear Island by Alistair MacLean( Book )
60 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,273 libraries worldwide
Novel about a movie crew's journey to a deserted island north of the arctic circle
Athabasca by Alistair MacLean( Book )
95 editions published between 1900 and 2014 in 10 languages and held by 2,190 libraries worldwide
A tale of blackmail and murder along the Alaskan pipeline
River of death by Alistair MacLean( Book )
56 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in English and Bengali and held by 2,183 libraries worldwide
An expedition venturing into the Brazilian rain forest could not imagine what awaited them; those who survived would never forget
When eight bells toll by Alistair MacLean( Book )
111 editions published between 1966 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 2,068 libraries worldwide
Philip Calvert, a ruthless agent for Britain's secret service, outwits a gang of modern pirates operating on the Irish Sea
Captain Cook by Alistair MacLean( Book )
32 editions published between 1972 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 2,058 libraries worldwide
A biography of the English explorer, navigator, and cartographer who discovered Australia, New Zealand, and Hawaii
Partisans by Alistair MacLean( Book )
50 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 2,012 libraries worldwide
Major Peter Petersen leads a commando force into the besieged stronghold of the Yugoslavian Royalists during World War II. His mission: to deliver a message of vital importance from the Italian Fascists
Breakheart Pass by Alistair MacLean( Book )
55 editions published between 1974 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,952 libraries worldwide
After the Civil War, an army relief train takes supplies to an Indian fort, and its passengers suffer mysterious accidents
The way to dusty death by Alistair MacLean( Book )
81 editions published between 1900 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,941 libraries worldwide
Johnny Harlow, champion Grand Prix driver, acts as an undercover agent to discover who is fixing the Grand Prix races all over Europe
Goodbye California by Alistair MacLean( Book )
90 editions published between 1977 and 2014 in 11 languages and held by 1,905 libraries worldwide
A group of terrorists sets off a bomb in the desert and an underwater device that produces a massive tidal wave off the coast of Los Angeles and finally threatens to cause an earthquake that will destroy California
Puppet on a chain by Alistair MacLean( Book )
81 editions published between 1969 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,838 libraries worldwide
Paul Sherman of Interpol's Narcotic Bureau is out to smash a gang of heroin smugglers in Amsterdam. They are lead by a master 'puppeteer' who manipulates the underworld to such an extent that his tracks are obliterated at every step
Where eagles dare by Brian G Hutton( visu )
44 editions published between 1968 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,054 libraries worldwide
A group of special agents attempt to rescue an Allied general from an impregnable castle is jeopardized by a ruthless German double agent
The guns of Navarone by J. Lee Thompson( visu )
39 editions published between 1961 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 55 libraries worldwide
Een groep geallieerde commando's tracht tijdens de Tweede Wereldoorlog met hulp van het Griekse verzet een Duitse kustbatterij onschadelijk te maken
Ice Station Zebra by Lloyd Nolan( visu )
8 editions published between 1982 and 2005 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Nuclear submarine Tigerfish heads to the North Pole to rescue the imperiled workers at weather outpost Ice Station Zebra. The journey is not straightforward - Commander Ferraday and his crew are joined by several unexpected arrivals with secret orders
When eight bells toll by Alistair MacLean( visu )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2016 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
British Treasury secret agent Phillip Calvert (Anthony Hopkins) is sent to investigate the hijacking of five cargo ships in the Irish Sea, tracking the latest hijacked ship -- the Nantesville, carrying 8 million pounds in gold bullion -- to the Scottish Highlands and the sleepy port town of Torbay on the Isle of Torbay
Alistair MacLean : the key is fear by Robert A Lee( Book )
1 edition published in 1976 in Undetermined and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Papeṭa ôna ê ceina by Alistair MacLean( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in Marathi and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Novel on American narcotics agent investigates a drug-smuggling ring and narrowly escapes death by torture at the hands of the drug ring
 
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Alternative Names
Alistair Mac Lean
Alistair MacLean Brits auteur
Alistair MacLean écrivain écossais
Alistair MacLean pisarz szkocki
Alistair MacLean schottischer Schriftsteller
Alistair MacLean scrittore scozzese
Alistair MacLean skót író
Mac-Lean, Alistair
Mac Lean Alistair 1922-1987
MacLean, A.
MacLean A. 1922-1987
Maclean, Alistair
MacLean, Alistair 1922-
Maclean, Alistair 1922-1987
MacLean, Alistair 1922 or 3-
MacLean, Alistair Stuart.
MacLean, Alistair Stuart, 1922-1987
Maklin, Alisteir.
Maklin, Alister, 1922-
Maklin, Alister 1922-1987
Maklin, Ė. 1922-1987
Maklin, Olister.
Maklin, Olister 1922-1987
Maklīns, Alisters, 1922-1987
Maklīns, Elisters, 1922-1987
Mc Lean Alistair 1922-1987
McLean , Alistair
McLean Alistair 1922-1987
Stuart, Ian
Stuart Ian 1922-1987
Алистър Маклейн
Маклейн А. 1922-1987
Маклин, А. (Алистер), 1922-1987
Маклин, Алистер
Маклин, Алистер, 1922-1987
Стюарт Я. 1922-1987
אליסטר מקלין סופר בריטי
מק-לין, אליסטר
מקלין, אליסטייר 1922-1987
סטיוארט, ין, שם בדוי
آلیستر مک‌لین نویسنده بریتانیایی
ऍलिस्टेर मॅकलेन
アリステア・マクリーン
マクリーン, アリステア
阿利斯泰尔·麦克林
Languages
English (936)
German (115)
Polish (64)
Spanish (35)
Danish (24)
Dutch (22)
Italian (17)
French (14)
Russian (9)
Swedish (5)
Slovenian (5)
Portuguese (4)
Japanese (3)
Norwegian (3)
Czech (2)
Multiple languages (2)
Romanian (2)
Bengali (2)
Gujarati (2)
Estonian (1)
Persian (1)
Greek, Modern [1453- ] (1)
Hebrew (1)
Marathi (1)
Thai (1)
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