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The Guns of Navarone / Force 10 from Navarone / Puppet on a Chain / Caravan to Vaccares / Seawitch / Good bye, California
The Guns of Navarone / Force 10 from Navarone / Puppet on a Chain / Caravan to Vaccares / Seawitch / Good bye California Author:Alistair MacLean Six Complete Novels: — The Guns of Navarone: An entire navy had tried to silence the guns of Navarone and failed. Full-scale attacks had been driven back. Now they were sending in just five men, each one a specialist in dealing death. — Force 10 from Navarone: This thrill... more »ing sequel to "The Guns of Navarone "reunites members of the Allied team that silenced the giant guns of Navarone and sends them on a desperate bid to assist a ragtag band of Partisan forces trapped by two armoured divisions of the German army in the rugged mountains of Yugoslavia.
Puppet on a Chain: Paul Sherman of Interpol's Narcotics Bureau flies to Amsterdam on the trail of a dope king. With enormous skill the atmosphere is built up: Amsterdam with its canals and high houses; stolid police; psychopaths; women in distress and above all -- murder.
Caravan to Vaccares: Provence: the annual pilgrimage to Saintes-Maries of gypsies from all over Europe. The Duc de Croytor, distinguished folklorist, is there and so is Englishman Neil Bowman. But there is something different about this year's pilgrimage. A small group of gypsies have something they are determined to hide, and Bowman soon learns that curiosity is highly dangerous.
Seawitch: The massive oil-rig is the hub of a great empire, the pride of its billionaire owner, Lord Worth, predatory and ruthless, has clawed his way to great wealth. Now, he cares for only two things - Seawitch and his two high-spirited daughters. One man knows this: John Cronkite, trouble-shooter for the world's top oilmen and Worth's ex-victim, is spoiling for revenge. In one terrifying week, Worth's world explodes.
Good bye, California: The reign of terror began with a well planned heist at a nuclear power station. Then came the threat -- from a man known only as Morro -- to trigger an earthquake that would wash the entire state of California into the sea. Who was this man and what did he want? Detective Sergeant Ryder, whose wife had been taken hostage by the terrorists, began his own campaign of terror -- a campaign that led to the down-to-the-wire race to reach the destruct button before Morro did...« less