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Higgins, Jack 1929-

Overview
Works: 716 works in 5,887 publications in 24 languages and 208,430 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Suspense fiction  Political fiction  Drama  Spy stories  History  War stories  Film adaptations  Adventure stories  Personal narratives‡vBritish 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Director, Conceptor
Classifications: PR6058.I343, 823.914
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Most widely held works by Jack Higgins
The eagle has landed by Jack Higgins( Book )
170 editions published between 1975 and 2013 in 15 languages and held by 4,529 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
The wolf at the door by Jack Higgins( Book )
30 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and Polish and held by 4,254 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
Edge of danger by Jack Higgins( Book )
58 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in 10 languages and held by 4,248 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
Killing ground by Jack Higgins( Book )
34 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 4,239 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 )
48 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 4,207 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
Without mercy by Jack Higgins( Book )
44 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 4,120 libraries worldwide
When detective superintendent Hannah Bernstein is murdered, grief-stricken intelligence operatives Sean Dillon, Blake, and Ferguson set out to catch the killer, unaware that their efforts will have a life-changing impact
The Judas Gate by Jack Higgins( Book )
35 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 4,066 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 both US and British died. Most of the voices are Afghan, but the voice of the commander bears an Irish accent. Sean Dillon is asked to hunt the traitor down
Cold harbour by Jack Higgins( Book )
80 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in 11 languages and held by 4,057 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
Dark justice by Jack Higgins( Book )
37 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and Finnish and held by 4,044 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
A darker place by Jack Higgins( Book )
34 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,019 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."
The White House connection by Jack Higgins( Book )
53 editions published between 1952 and 2014 in 13 languages and held by 3,985 libraries worldwide
Sean Dillon, a former terrorist and now a British operative, is sent to stop an assassin who threatens the Irish peace process
The eagle has flown : a novel by Jack Higgins( Book )
75 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in 13 languages and held by 3,948 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
Angel of death by Jack Higgins( Book )
67 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in 12 languages and held by 3,941 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
Midnight runner by Jack Higgins( Book )
47 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 3,935 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."
Rough justice by Jack Higgins( Book )
40 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 3,916 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
Drink with the Devil by Jack Higgins( Book )
56 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 3,836 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
Eye of the storm by Jack Higgins( Book )
58 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in 12 languages and held by 3,798 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
On dangerous ground by Jack Higgins( Book )
71 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in 13 languages and held by 3,798 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
Night of the fox by Jack Higgins( Book )
47 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in English and held by 3,784 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
Day of reckoning by Jack Higgins( Book )
54 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in 10 languages and held by 3,746 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
 
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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- >
Higgins, Jack
Higgins, Jack pseud
Higins, G'aḳ 1929-
Higinss, Džeks, 1929-
Marlow, Hugh
Marlowe, Hugh.
Marlowe , Hugh <1929- >
Marlowe, Hugh, pseud
Patterson, Harry.
Patterson , Harry <1929- >
Patterson, Henry
Patterson , Henry <1929- >
ジャック ·ヒギズ 1929-
ヒギンズ, ジャック
希金斯 1929-
Languages
English (870)
Italian (52)
Polish (45)
Japanese (33)
Finnish (29)
French (24)
German (24)
Spanish (23)
Dutch (21)
Turkish (13)
Danish (13)
Czech (12)
Portuguese (11)
Hungarian (11)
Chinese (10)
Greek, Modern [1453- ] (6)
Russian (6)
Indonesian (3)
Croatian (2)
Hebrew (1)
Korean (1)
Afrikaans (1)
Norwegian (1)
Catalan (1)
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