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Patriot Games (Jack Ryan, Bk 2)
Patriot Games - Jack Ryan, Bk 2
Author: Tom Clancy
Tom Clancy's Patriot Games is filled with the exceptional realism and authenticity that distinguished the author's two previous bestsellers, Hunt for Red October and Red Storm Rising. Patriot Games puts us on the cutting edge of another type of war -- the international battle of terrorism. — Years before the defection of a Soviet submarine will s...  more »
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ISBN-13: 9780425109724
ISBN-10: 0425109720
Publication Date: 1988
Pages: 503
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.

4 stars, based on 230 ratings
Publisher: Berkley Publishing Group
Book Type: Mass Market Paperback
Other Versions: Hardcover
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reviewed Patriot Games (Jack Ryan, Bk 2) on + 3 more book reviews
A friend recommended Tom Clancy's Patriot Games and I wasn't disappointed. Plenty of excitement and suspense. Can't wait to read my next Jack Ryan series.
scrapbooklady avatar reviewed Patriot Games (Jack Ryan, Bk 2) on + 472 more book reviews
"Patriot Games" is a fast-paced book about the world of international terrorism. Terrorists try to strike targets in the states. This was unheard of when this book was first published. "Patriot Games" is worth reading today because even 20 plus years after the fact this book has something to say about the true nature of terrorism and how they win by stealing away our small freedoms
Ariadnae avatar reviewed Patriot Games (Jack Ryan, Bk 2) on + 356 more book reviews
An excellent thriller featuring Jack Ryan, one of Clancy's best characters.
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From England to Ireland to America, an explosive wave of violence sweeps a CIA analyst and his family into the deadliest game of their time: international terrorism. An ultra-left=wing faction of the IRA has targeted the CIA man for his action of salvation in an assassination attempt. And now he must pay...with his life.
reviewed Patriot Games (Jack Ryan, Bk 2) on + 187 more book reviews
A really good book, Clancy at his best.
roarlady avatar reviewed Patriot Games (Jack Ryan, Bk 2) on + 24 more book reviews
Jack Ryan, Tom Clancy's hero kills a IRA? or was he assassin to protect English Royals. The evil doe not remain suppreessed, it follows Jack & his family back home in a story that will draw you into a deeper and deeper thriller ... great climatic ending...
Dixie avatar reviewed Patriot Games (Jack Ryan, Bk 2) on + 179 more book reviews
A professor of history at the U.S. Naval Academy and a former Marine, Jack Ryan is in London with his family researching a book. While dining in a restaurant, the Ryans find themselves in the middle of an assassination attempt by the ULA, a violent Irish terrorist group. Jack's old instincts kick in, and he manages to thwart the criminals and save their intended targets: the British Royal family. Lauded by the British and the Americans, Jack is invited to join the CIA. Meanwhile, the ULA have sworn vengeance against him.


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