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Higgins, Jack pseud 1929-

Overview
Works: 23 works in 30 publications in 1 language and 584 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Spy stories  Political fiction  Suspense fiction  War stories  Adventure stories  Sea stories  Science fiction  Historical fiction 
Classifications: PR6058.I343, 823.914
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Edge of danger by Jack Higgins( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 54 libraries worldwide
Blake Johnson, head of a clandestine White House operation, and his Irish colleague Sean Dillon work together to stop a murderous vendetta aimed at the president of the United States, who is blamed for a series of attacks on a ruthless Arab-British dynasty
Flight of eagles by Jack Higgins( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 54 libraries worldwide
Two brothers find themselves on opposite sides during the early days of World War II
Pay the devil by Jack Higgins( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 54 libraries worldwide
Sick to death of war, Confederate Colonel Clay Fitzgerald escapes to Ireland to find that country also torn asunder by civil war--the Fenian Rebellion--into which he throws himself, after first taking the identity of a legendary outlaw
Drink with the devil by Jack Higgins( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 53 libraries worldwide
As the peace process falters in Ireland, the American president gets information about a sunken seagoing barge, Irish Rose which contained one hundred million pounds in gold bullion. It may be at the disposal of terrorist powers, who intend to use it to finance an Irish civil war. The president and the English prime minister agree: only Sean Dillon, once the most feared IRA enforce, now in the employ of British Intelligence, can avert disaster
Eye of the storm by Jack Higgins( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in English and held by 53 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 disguise 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 February 1991
Day of reckoning by Jack Higgins( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 50 libraries worldwide
"When journalist Katherine Johnson learns too mukch about crime boss Jack Fox, he silences her once and for all. But he doesn't reckon with her ex-husband Blake Johnson, a former FBI agent with formidable British connections. Intent on hitting Fox where it hurts most, Blake unleashes his own deadly brand of vengeance--destroying Fox's illegal holdings from New York to the Middle East."--Container
The president's daughter by Jack Higgins( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 40 libraries worldwide
During the Vietnam War, a brave young American saved the life of a French woman whose husband was reported dead. After a brief, passionate affair, the two learned that her husband was indeed alive. Twenty years later, the young man is President of the United States. On a trip to Paris, she comes to meet him with a lovely young person: her daughter, she says ... and his. Others are aware of this relationship, and capture the girl, insisting that he not draw in any federal security agencies or she will die. He has ten days to comply with their demands. Only Sean Dillon, the former IRA enforcer turned security specialist, and Blake Johnson, the decorated Marine and FBI agent who heads the elite White House group "The Basement", are capable of saving the girl
Thunder point by Jack Higgins( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 39 libraries worldwide
In 1992, the briefcase carried by ex-Reichsleiter Martin Bormann in his escape from Germany to South America in 1945 is discovered in the wreck of the submarine used in the escape. In it is a document signed by the Duke of Windsor revealing a plan for him to ascend the British throne upon a successful German invasion of Britain. Terrorist Sean Dillon is recruited by his former nemesis Brigadier Charles Ferguson to keep a high British official from revealing the secrets for his own ends
A fine night for dying by Jack Higgins( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 38 libraries worldwide
Gangland boss Harvey Preston's body is dragged out of the English Channel --a delicate, dangerous case for Paul Chavasse
The Judas gate by Jack Higgins( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 38 libraries worldwide
A disturbing tape has made its way to British intelligence and from them to the new President of the United Sates: battlefield chatter from an ambush in Afghanistan, in which twelve U.S. Army Rangers and a British medical team died. 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 down the traitor
Night of the fox by Jack Higgins( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 31 libraries worldwide
Spring 1944. D-Day is the greatest military secret in history. Or is it? On the German-occupied British island of Jersey, Colonel Hugh Kelso, the only man in the world who could give it all away, washes ashore. The Allied High Command dispatches Harry Martineau, an American-born Oxford professor turned deadly Nazi impersonator, and Sara Drayton, a young British girl posing as his French mistress, with orders to rescue Kelso--or silence him. But on the day after they arrive, they learn that Field Marshal General Erwin Rommel, the man appointed by Hitler himself to prevent the invasion, is about to arrive. Now the future of Europe will be decided by deception and murder
The wrath of God by Jack Higgins( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
Three desperate men each try to escape their past in the chaos of 1920s Central America--only to find that violence is a way of life from which no one escapes unscarred
To catch a king by Jack Higgins( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
A Nazi SS officer is under orders to "persuade" the Duke and Duchess of Windsor to the Nazi cause in 1940. When he falls for a Jewish nightclub singer he is plunged into a dark arena of intrigue and betrayal that will decide the fate of England
Angel of death by Jack Higgins( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
January 30 is the most mysterious and deadly terrorist group in Europe. At the request of the British Prime Minister, Brigadier General Charles Ferguson, of the elite Group Four, and Sean Dillon, once the Provisional IRA's most feared enforcer, plunge into a fierce and desperate struggle to eliminate this deadly ring of terrorists
Day of judgment by Jack Higgins( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
In June, 1963, President Kennedy is to visit Berlin. East German Intelligence has launched a desperate plot which only a team of Allied operatives can thwart
The White House connection by Jack Higgins( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Sean Dillon has to find out who is killing off the members of the Sons of Erin. The most recent victim is an United States senator
Dark side of the street by Jack Higgins( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 1990 and 1995 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
The Organization was all-powerful, and the Baron's word was law. A sinister villain's network, raking profits from all fields of crime. But one man is ready to storm them, and bring 'Babylon' crashing down ... For Harry Youngblood, it means finding a new identity. Burying his own criminal past, then finding ways to attack the evil at its roots. Each step brings him closer to betrayal, until there's only one way left to fight
Storm warning by Jack Higgins( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
In the North Atlantic of 1944, a ship from Rio, a top U-boat captain, and a wounded American soldier are brought together in the treacherous last days of the war
Death run by Jack Higgins( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
A mafia banker wants to give evidence against his former bosses, and John Chance is helping him. But when the mafia try to get at Chance through his children, twins Rich and Jade find themselves in the firing line. And it's not just the mafia who are after them ... Jack Higgins, master thriller writer, and Justin Richards, author of many Doctor Who novels, deliver a pulse-racing adventure for older children
A game for heroes by Jack Higgins( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
The days of the Third Reich are numbered, but on an isolated outpost in the English Channel, the German Army has vowed a fight to the death. Under their brilliant, ruthless SS commander, the Nazi invaders have turned this peaceful island into an impregnable fortress. The mission of Owen Morgan, British soldier of fortune, spy and a daredevil, is to lead a ruffian band of commandos onto the island in a bold move to destroy the enemy-and almost certainly themselves as well
 
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