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Tom Clancy (1) [1947–2013]

This page covers the author of The Hunt for Red October.

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Tom Clancy was born in Baltimore, Maryland on April 12, 1947. He graduated with a degree in English from Loyola College in 1969, became an insurance agent, and in 1973 became the owner of an insurance agency. It was not until 1980 that he started writing novels. His works include Red Storm Rising, The Cardinal of the Kremlin, The Sum of All Fears, Rainbow Six, Dead or Alive, and Threat Vector. His books The Hunt for Red October, Patriot Games, and Clear and Present Danger were adapted into major motion pictures. He also wrote nonfiction books including Into the Storm: A Study in Command, Submarine, Armored Cav, Fighter Wing, Airborne, and Reality Check: What's Going on Out There? He died on October 2, 2013 at the age of 66. His last book, Command Authority, co-authored with Mark Greaney, was published posthumously in December 2013 and made the New York Times bestseller list. (Bowker Author Biography)
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The Hunt for Red October 10,109 copies, 103 reviews
Patriot Games 6,612 copies, 59 reviews
Clear and Present Danger 6,528 copies, 30 reviews
The Sum of All Fears 6,442 copies, 35 reviews
Rainbow Six 6,202 copies, 47 reviews
Red Storm Rising 6,034 copies, 53 reviews
Without Remorse 5,910 copies, 44 reviews
Executive Orders 5,758 copies, 34 reviews
Debt of Honor 5,742 copies, 31 reviews
The Cardinal of the Kremlin 5,717 copies, 31 reviews
The Bear and the Dragon 5,011 copies, 34 reviews
Red Rabbit 4,401 copies, 28 reviews
The Teeth of the Tiger 3,869 copies, 45 reviews
Dead or Alive 1,851 copies, 51 reviews
Net Force 1,223 copies, 8 reviews
Politika 1,138 copies, 6 reviews
Locked On 1,077 copies, 12 reviews
Against All Enemies 1,067 copies, 29 reviews
Threat Vector 1,039 copies, 28 reviews
Command Authority 896 copies, 23 reviews
ruthless.com (Created by) 864 copies, 2 reviews
Hidden Agendas 835 copies, 4 reviews
Night Moves 781 copies, 9 reviews
SSN 771 copies, 2 reviews
Every Man a Tiger 748 copies, 4 reviews
Shadow Warriors 705 copies, 3 reviews
Splinter Cell 666 copies, 7 reviews
Breaking Point 632 copies, 3 reviews
Battle Ready (Study in Command) 627 copies, 7 reviews
Cybernation 522 copies
The Sum of All Fears [2002 film] (Author) 227 copies, 1 review
Executive Orders, Part 1 91 copies, 2 reviews
Executive Orders, Part 2 50 copies, 2 reviews
Tom Clancy's Op-Center (Creator) 1,617 copies, 6 reviews
Mirror Image (Tom Clancy's Op-Center, Book 2) (Creator) 1,291 copies, 3 reviews
Games of State (Tom Clancy's Op-Center, Book 3) (Creator) 1,244 copies, 4 reviews
Acts of War (Tom Clancy's Op-Center, Book 4) (Creator) 1,089 copies, 5 reviews
N-Space (Introduction) 1,065 copies, 5 reviews
Requiem (Contributor) 670 copies, 4 reviews
Full Force and Effect (Creator) 584 copies, 15 reviews
Point of Impact 540 copies, 3 reviews
Support and Defend (Creator) 456 copies, 6 reviews
Tom Clancy's Op-Center: Call to Treason (Creator) 360 copies, 1 review
Tom Clancy's Net Force: Springboard (Creator) 310 copies, 1 review
Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon (Creator, some editions) 289 copies, 5 reviews
Guns, Crime, and Freedom (Foreword) 230 copies, 1 review
Clear and Present Danger [1994 film] (Original book) 205 copies, 1 review
Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit (Author) 157 copies, 1 review
UFOs: Myths, Conspiracies, and Realities (Introduction) 47 copies, 1 review

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