WHEN 8 BELLS TOLL

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Random House Publishing Group, Apr 12, 1981
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Brilliant story telling - Goodreads
Good read with great pace. - Goodreads
Exciting - page turner - Goodreads
And the dry, understated prose was funny--for a while. - Goodreads
Action scenes were palpable and events fast-paced. - Goodreads
Alastair MacLean style of writing is dated. - Goodreads

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User Review  - Scott Holstad - Goodreads

This book was pretty good, but not MacLean's best. It's an action/thriller set at sea featuring British Secret Service agent Peter Calvert and his boss, Admiral Sir Arthur Arnford-Jason, called Uncle ... Read full review

Review: When Eight Bells Toll

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One of the best thrillers read recently Read full review

Contents

Section 1
5
Section 2
21
Section 3
46
Copyright

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About the author (1981)

Alistair MacLean was born in Glasgow, Scotland in 1922. After attending Highland High School, he served in the Navy during World War II. He then went on to graduate from Glasgow University. MacLean wrote the bestsellers "HMS Ulysses," "The Guns of Navarone," "Ice Station Zebra," "Where Eagles Dare," "Dark Crusader," "Satan Bug," and "Captain Cook: A Biography." MacLean died on February 2, 1987 in Munich.

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