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Tom Clancy (1) [1947–2013]

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

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Clear and Present Danger 6,079 copies, 30 reviews
Patriot Games 6,018 copies, 49 reviews
The Sum of All Fears 5,984 copies, 33 reviews
Rainbow Six 5,730 copies, 45 reviews
Red Storm Rising 5,650 copies, 50 reviews
Without Remorse 5,386 copies, 41 reviews
Executive Orders 5,374 copies, 34 reviews
The Cardinal of the Kremlin 5,317 copies, 31 reviews
Debt of Honor 5,301 copies, 31 reviews
The Bear and the Dragon 4,645 copies, 35 reviews
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Dead or Alive 1,618 copies, 51 reviews
Net Force 1,090 copies, 7 reviews
Politika 1,017 copies, 6 reviews
Against All Enemies 982 copies, 28 reviews
Locked On 923 copies, 13 reviews
Threat Vector 875 copies, 25 reviews
Into the Storm: A Study in Command (Author) 861 copies, 2 reviews
Hidden Agendas 829 copies, 5 reviews
ruthless.com (Created by) 772 copies, 2 reviews
Command Authority 742 copies, 18 reviews
Night Moves 710 copies, 7 reviews
SSN 699 copies, 4 reviews
Every Man a Tiger 666 copies, 4 reviews
Shadow Warriors 644 copies, 3 reviews
Splinter Cell 618 copies, 5 reviews
Breaking Point 574 copies, 3 reviews
Battle Ready (Study in Command) 559 copies, 6 reviews
Cybernation 470 copies
Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit [2014 film] (Author) 112 copies, 1 review
Sur ordre, tome 1 46 copies, 1 review
Sur ordre, tome 2 40 copies, 1 review
En la mira 3 copies
No title 1 copy
Op-Center (Creator) 1,479 copies, 6 reviews
Mirror Image (Tom Clancy's Op-Center, Book 2) (Creator) 1,170 copies, 3 reviews
Games of State (Tom Clancy's Op-Center, Book 3) (Creator) 1,128 copies, 3 reviews
N-Space (Introduction) 1,028 copies, 4 reviews
Acts of War: Op-Center 04 (Op-Center) (Creator) 980 copies, 5 reviews
Requiem (Contributor) 636 copies, 4 reviews
Point of Impact 493 copies, 1 review
Full Force and Effect (Creator) 436 copies, 12 reviews
Support and Defend (Creator) 369 copies, 6 reviews
Tom Clancy's Op-Center: Call to Treason (Creator) 322 copies, 1 review
Tom Clancy's Net Force: Springboard (Creator) 265 copies, 1 review
Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon (Creator, some editions) 251 copies, 5 reviews
Guns, Crime, and Freedom (Foreword) 210 copies
The Sum of All Fears [2002 film] (Original book) 153 copies, 1 review
Clear and Present Danger [1994 film] (Original book) 150 copies, 1 review
UFOs: Myths, Conspiracies, and Realities (Introduction) 44 copies, 1 review

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Tom Clancy
Booknotes, Sunday, July 13, 1997
Tom Clancy discusses Into the Storm: A Study in Command.

For many Americans the overwhelming and rapid defeat of Iraq during the Persian Gulf War in 1991 signaled the final chapter in the U.S. military's amazing recovery from the tragedy of Vietnam. Leading a multinational coalition put together by President Bush, the U.S. military had liberated Kuwait and reduced the Iraqi army from the fourth largest in the world to twenty-second largest in a little over a month. But while reporters routinely compared and contrasted the Army' s experience in the Persian Gulf with its experiences in Southeast Asia more than twenty years earlier, many missed the enormous and profound transformation that had occurred in our Army-first from the early 1970s to the late 1980s, and then from that period until Operation Desert Storm and beyond. INTO THE STORM: A Study in Command, by Tom Clancy, is the first in an extraordinary series of nonfiction books—a look deep into the operational art of war as seen through the eyes of some of America's greatest military leaders. Working in collaboration with General Fred Franks, Jr. (Ret.), who commanded the main Coalition force that broke the back of Saddam Hussein's Republican Guards during the Gulf War, Clancy explores the nature of war and command from the inside. He offers a minute-by-minute account of ground combat during Desert Storm, much of it told in Franks's own voice, as well as a thorough analysis of the decisions that were made and the strategies and tactics that were used. Just as important, Clancy also tracks the evolution of America's Army as it moved, in a single generation, from the triumph of World War II to the embarrassment of Korea, and from the tragedy and waste of Vietnam to dominance on the sands of Iraq and Kuwait. In carrying out his study of command Clancy draws on hundreds of hours of interviews with General Franks, and dozens of other individuals who played important roles in the Vietnam and Persian Gulf Wars as well as the development and rebuilding of the U.S. Army and its doctrine. Clancy also incorporates information from a wide variety of newspaper accounts and books, as well as previously unpublished articles, monographs, and field reports. —from the publisher's website (timspalding)… (more)

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