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Ice Station Zebra

Alistair MacLean

Ice Station Zebra

by Alistair MacLean

  • 25 Want to read
  • 35 Currently reading

Published by Fawcett .
Written in English


ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7567150M
ISBN 100449232344
ISBN 109780449232347

  Ice Station Zebra, an arctic meteorological station, located on the ever drifting pack ice of the high Arctic, has been destroyed by an equipment fire. The Dolphin, an American nuclear submarine, is about to set sail on a dangerous high speed mission under the polar ice cap to rescue the badly injured team/5().   A classic thriller from the bestselling master of action and suspense. The atomic submarine Dolphin has impossible orders: to sail beneath the ice floes of the Arctic Ocean, and somehow locate and rescue the men of weather-station Zebra, gutted by fire and drifting with the ice-pack somewhere north of the Arctic Circle.

Drift ice Station Zebra, a British meteorological station built on an ice floe in the Arctic Sea, suffers a catastrophic oil fire; several of its men die, and their shelter and supplies are destroyed. The survivors hole up in one hut with little food and heat. Tim s grover relentless free pdf/ Check out this great listen on A classic thriller from the best-selling master of action and suspense. The atomic submarine Dolphin has impossible orders: to sail beneath the ice floes of the Arctic Ocean to locate and rescue the men of weather station Zebra.

Editions for Ice Station Zebra: (Paperback published in ), (Kindle Edition published in ), (Paperback published in ), 0 Cited by: 3.   Ice Station Zebra Not having read the novel, I have no idea how this story was meant to be concluded. These are just my thoughts - up for comment. Having watched Ice Station Zebra recently on TCM, something caught my eye for the first time. Near the end of the movie, when the booby-trap.


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Ice Station Zebra by Alistair MacLean Download PDF EPUB FB2

In the case of Ice Station Zebra, filmed amidst the heat of the Cold War, there is a tense face-off between the Russian military and the US Navy at Ice Station Zebra book Zebra location.

However, I thought the book was far of the intense drama takes place UNDER the polar ice cap, simply aboard the USS was like Das Boot on a US Nuclear by: 3. Alistair MacLean is one of those authors, and “Ice Station Zebra” is a great example of his work.

This book is a gripping suspense tale, with all the excitement one could ask for. No, there are no car chases and no amazing shootouts, but somehow Mr. MacLean can easily keep a reader captivated for hours on end/5(). Alistair MacLean is one of those authors, and Ice Station Zebra is a great example of his work.

This book is a gripping suspense tale, with all the excitement one could ask for. No, there are no car chases and no amazing shootouts, but somehow Mr. MacLean can easily keep a reader captivated for hours on end.4/5. Free download or read online Ice Station Zebra pdf (ePUB) book. The first edition of the novel was published in April 1stand was written by Alistair MacLean.

The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format. The main characters of this fiction, thriller story are.4/5.

The New York Daily News shared that when “Ice Station Zebra” opened insome people chanted “f——- “ as he walked the red carpet. Hudson reportedly never went to another : Stephanie Nolasco. Why read a book called Ice Station, are you having flashbacks to the days of Alistair MacLean and those commando ops that thrilled with the killing of lousy Krauts, except this one is by Matthew Reilly some wanking Aussie young'un with Coke-bottle specs, an older and more reedy version of Mr.

Peabody's Sherman with a shoeblack pomade, it's a nice sleek /5. “ICE STATION ZEBRA” By Alistair MacLean. The USS Dolphin, the pride of America’s nuclear fleet, is the only submarine capable of attempting the daring rescue of a British meteorological team trapped on a polar ice cap.

The officers and crew of. ‘“Drift Ice Station Zebra, which was established only in the late summer of this year, is at present in an estimated position of 85° 40' N. 21° 30' E., which is only about three hundred miles from the North Pole. Its position cannot be known with certainty because of the clockwise drift of the polar ice 4/5(32).

A classic thriller from the bestselling master of action and suspense. The atomic submarine Dolphin has impossible orders: to sail beneath the ice-floes of the Arctic Ocean to locate and rescue the men of weather-station Zebra, gutted by fire and drifting with the ice-pack somewhere north of the Arctic Circle.

Ice Station Zebra by Alistair Maclean and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Alistair Stuart MacLean (Scottish Gaelic: Alasdair MacGill-Eain; 21 April – 2 February ) was a 20th-century Scottish novelist who wrote popular thrillers and adventure stories.

His works include The Guns of Navarone, Ice Station Zebra and Where Eagles Dare – all three were made into popular films.

He also published two novels under the pseudonym Ian ion: Daviot local system, Inverness Royal. A classic thriller from the bestselling master of action and suspense.

The atomic submarine Dolphin has impossible orders: to sail beneath the ice floes of the Arctic Ocean, and somehow locate and rescue the men of weather-station Zebra, gutted by fire and drifting with the ice-pack somewhere north of the Arctic : HarperCollins UK.

Ice Station Zebra was written by Alistair Maclean and published in It is a classic mystery/thriller set on a submarine in the Arctic.

It is a classic mystery/thriller set on a Written:   The story – at least the part taking place on the icecap – puts one in the mind of the Alistair MacClean story, Ice Station Zebra, updated to today’s technology.

Nonetheless, it is a fast read, a page turner filled with one disaster after another. A classic thriller from the bestselling master of action and suspense. The atomic submarine Dolphin has impossible orders: to sail beneath the ice-floes of the Arctic Ocean to locate and rescue the men of weather-station Zebra, gutted by fire and drifting with the ice-pack somewhere north of the Arctic by: 3.

Directed by John Sturges. With Rock Hudson, Ernest Borgnine, Patrick McGoohan, Jim Brown. USN nuclear sub USS Tigerfish must rush to the North Pole to rescue the staff of Drift Ice Station Zebra weather station/10(K). Find books like Ice Station Zebra from the world’s largest community of readers.

Goodreads members who liked Ice Station Zebra also liked: The Eagle Has. Ice station Zebra, a high-tech research lab in the Arctic, sends out a desperate distress signal.

A devastating fire has destroyed its supplies and shelter, leaving the men helpless and dying. The Dolphin, a U.S. submarine, is sent on a rescue mission, racing against time. Review of Alistair MacLean's book Ice Station Zebra. Ice Station Zebra. Several years removed from his lates peak (The Guns of Navarone, The Secret Ways, Night Without End), Alistair MacLean turned out another gem with 's Ice Station ately plotted, richly detailed, it rewards the determined reader with an elaborate, satisfying tale.

Summarize the plot without giving away the ending: An arctic science station known as Drift Ice Station Zebra has been damaged by a horrific fuel oil explosion and the nuclear submarine Dolphin and its crew have been called upon to attempt to reach Ice Station Zebra's survivors.

At the last moment, a doctor has boarded the sub. PLOT. Commander James Ferraday, USN, has new orders: get David Jones, a British civilian, Captain Anders, a tough Marine with a platoon of troops, Boris Vasilov, a friendly Russian, and the crew of the nuclear sub USS Tigerfish to the North Pole to rescue the crew of Drift Ice Station Zebra, a weather station at the top of the world.

The mission takes on new and dangerous .Ice Station Zebra by MacLean, Alistair and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Ice Station Zebra by Alistair Maclean, First Edition - AbeBooks Passion for books.

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