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His two daughters are beautiful, one a blonde, one a redhead. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. This one is a complete dud. Oct 29, George K. Cronkite, the John Wayne lookalike, listens to these naughty men squabbling then makes them an outrageous offer: So an ok read, but a bit strange – and don’t get me started on the two cardboard cut-out daughters – if anyone in the history of the world had ever spoken or acted as they do, I’d eat my proverbial hat!

The only things that the ten magnates did not count on were the work of two private detectives, how ruthless their man actually was, and the connections millionaires have.

These plots have the tacky predictability of made-for-TV movies, every one of the scenes conforming to your lowest expectations. Paperbackpages. They decide to get rid of the thre Like most books of this genre, you know who’s the hero and who’s the bad guy, and who’s going to survive from quite early on and of course the heroes are about as bad alisatir the villains, but I guess that is a unwritten or was it written Published September 5th by HarperCollins first published Clearly the Alcoholism had set in during the writing of this one.


I laughed out loud when the narrator says craggy old Cronkite looks like John Wayne. There was a problem adding your email address.

Sign up here to receive your FREE alerts. Aug 08, Lenny Husen rated it it was ok. They hire a ruthless man to destroy the dream rig of their top rival.

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In the world of big oil business’ anything goes. Basically, a bunch of rich and powerful oil magnates assorted Americans, Russians and Cubans decide to gang up on another rich and powerful oil magnate who happens to be British who is getting too rich and powerful.

There are no discussion topics alitsair this book yet. Amazing style – starts a couple of stories together and ties them later in the book. The trashy mindset anticipates Dallas first alisgair May ie in development when this novel was published or Dynasty first ep.

Vocal chords can become paralysed when the mind is possessed of the irrevocable certainty that one is but one step, one second removed from eternity. Posted in BooksNovelThriller. Like most books of this genre, you know who’s the hero and who’s the bad guy, and who’s going to survive from quite early on and of course the heroes are about as bad as the villains, but I guess that is a unwritten or was it written But Lord Worth’s daughters are betrothed to the protagonists, Mitchell and Roomer, two former police detectives, now private investigators.

Seawitch by Alistair Maclean (1977)

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Aug 02, Nakul Bende rated it really liked it. Books by Alistair MacLean. This is like a really cheap copy of the breath-taking scene where the Jackal states his demands to the French security forces in Day of The Jackal.

Each week, our editors select the one author and one book they believe to be most worthy of your attention and highlight them in our Pro Connect email alert. Surprised they haven’t made a cheap hollywood movie staring sean connery as the wealth oil mogul scot and steven segal as the renegade cop. Mar 18, Ludo Theuns rated it really liked it Shelves: Lists with This Book.

Works by Alistair MacLean. Grenades and Schmeiser submachineguns roar back and forth on the concrete rig while rival helicopters and submersibles rattle sabres at each other. Notify madlean of new posts via email. Open Preview See a Problem?

Preview — Seawitch by Alistair MacLean. Dec 30, Matthew DeBettencourt rated it really liked it. The love story background was weak and was, in my opinion, less enjoyable.

I’m not sure I completely bought into the plot either, although a bit of nonsense now and again is usually fine by me! Email required Address never made public. Picked aliztair the habit from my father. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.

Dec 19, Marvin Suther rated it liked it.