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Higgins, Jack 1929-

Works: 694 works in 5,316 publications in 20 languages and 199,044 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Spy stories  Suspense fiction  Political fiction  History  Historical fiction  War fiction  Action and adventure fiction  Drama  War films 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Conceptor
Classifications: PR6058.I343, 823.914
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Most widely held works by Jack Higgins
The eagle has flown : a novel by Jack Higgins( Book )
161 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in 13 languages and held by 7,866 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
Killing ground by Jack Higgins( Book )
45 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 4,133 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
Bad company by Jack Higgins( Book )
50 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 4,093 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
Edge of danger by Jack Higgins( Book )
44 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 4,083 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
The wolf at the door by Jack Higgins( Book )
33 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 3,996 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 )
46 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 3,903 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 White House connection by Jack Higgins( Book )
47 editions published between 1952 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 3,886 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 )
43 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in English and French and held by 3,817 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
Cold harbour by Jack Higgins( Book )
62 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 3,795 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
The Judas Gate by Jack Higgins( Book )
32 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and Polish and held by 3,762 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
Midnight runner by Jack Higgins( Book )
42 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 3,757 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."
Day of reckoning by Jack Higgins( Book )
54 editions published between 1976 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 3,663 libraries worldwide
A death in Brooklyn sends reverberations around the world in Jack Higgins' thrilling new adventure. Journalist Katherine Johnson makes the mistake of getting too close to the secrets of international crime boss Jack Fox. But when she's found murdered, Fox must contend with her ex-husband, Blake Johnson, head of the clandestine White House department known as The Basement
Angel of death by Jack Higgins( Book )
66 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 3,637 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
Drink with the Devil by Jack Higgins( Book )
57 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 3,632 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
On dangerous ground by Jack Higgins( Book )
60 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 3,552 libraries worldwide
British agent Charles Ferguson is sent to recover the stolen Chunking Covenant. In it Mao TseTung 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
Night of the fox by Jack Higgins( Book )
71 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 3,549 libraries worldwide
On a secret sea maneuver just before D-Day, American Colonel Hugh Kelso goes down in the English Channel. Wounded and adrift for days, he washes ashore on the German-occupied island of Jersey. The news spreads panic through the Allied high command: Kelso knows the time and place of the invasion. He must be rescued -- or silenced. A British professor turned Nazi impersonator and a young Jersey girl posing as his mistress set off to find Kelso in the fiercely guarded island fortress. The pair join a deadly game of wits that they must win ... or perish in the darkness of the Night of the Fox
Eye of the storm by Jack Higgins( Book )
48 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 3,497 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 )
48 editions published between 1070 and 2008 in 7 languages and held by 3,288 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 )
18 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 783 libraries worldwide
Sixteen German paratroopers are dropped on the coast of England with orders to bring Churchill back to Hitler
Night of the fox ( visu )
5 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in English and held by 126 libraries worldwide
U.S. officer Colonel Hugh Kelso has inside knowledge about the imminent and highly secretive D-Day invasion. When he washes ashore behind enemy lines, special agents Harry Martineau and Sara Drayton of the Allied Forces must stage a covert rescue to save his live - or end it - before the Germans acquire the valuable information he possesses. Joined by an Italian naval officer and a Jewish actor-turned-German paratrooper, the agents embark on a rescue mission with a shocking twist
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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 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
פטרסון, הנרי
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 (752)
French (96)
Polish (43)
Spanish (42)
German (23)
Japanese (19)
Portuguese (11)
Chinese (6)
Hungarian (6)
Turkish (5)
Russian (4)
Italian (3)
Croatian (2)
Dutch (2)
Serbian (1)
Greek, Modern [1453- ] (1)
Sinhalese (1)
Hebrew (1)
Korean (1)
Czech (1)
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