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Stephen Coonts

Autor(a) de Flight of the Intruder

67+ Works 15,498 Membros 193 Críticas 17 Favorited

About the Author

Stephen Coonts was born on July 19, 1946 and grew up in Buckhannon, West Virginia. He received an A.B. degree in political science from West Virginia University in 1968. He entered the U.S. Navy and received his Navy wings in August of 1969. He made two combat cruises aboard the USS Enterprise. mostrar mais After the Vietnam War, he served as a flight instructor aboard the USS Nimitz. He left active duty in 1977 and received a law degree from the University of Colorado School of Law in 1979. He went to West Virginia to practice and later, to Colorado to work as a staff attorney for an oil company. Coonts published his first novel, Flight of the Intruder, in 1986, which was adapted as into a film in 1991. Since then he has written more than 20 books including ones in the Jake Grafton Novel series, Saucer series, Deep Black series, and Tommy Carmellini series. He also published a work of nonfiction in 1992 called The Cannibal Queen and edited an anthology of true flying stories, War in the Air, in 1996. The U.S. Naval Institute honored him with its Author of the Year Award in 1986 for his novel, Flight of the Intruder. (Bowker Author Biography) mostrar menos
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Séries

Obras por Stephen Coonts

Flight of the Intruder (1986) 1,298 exemplares, 13 críticas
Final Flight (1988) 923 exemplares, 6 críticas
The Minotaur (1989) 846 exemplares, 8 críticas
Under Siege (1990) — Autor — 796 exemplares, 5 críticas
Saucer (2002) 706 exemplares, 15 críticas
Liars & Thieves (2004) 677 exemplares, 7 críticas
Hong Kong (2000) — Autor — 668 exemplares, 10 críticas
America (2001) 666 exemplares, 3 críticas
The Red Horseman (1993) 644 exemplares, 5 críticas
Cuba (1999) 626 exemplares, 3 críticas
The Intruders (1994) 616 exemplares, 10 críticas
Liberty (2003) 610 exemplares, 4 críticas
Fortunes of War (1998) 580 exemplares, 3 críticas
The Traitor (2006) 551 exemplares, 6 críticas
The Assassin (2008) 427 exemplares, 11 críticas
Deep Black (2003) 389 exemplares, 6 críticas
Saucer: The Conquest (2004) 373 exemplares, 9 críticas
The Disciple (2009) 346 exemplares, 5 críticas
Biowar (2004) 276 exemplares, 2 críticas
Cannibal Queen (1992) 244 exemplares, 6 críticas
Pirate Alley (2013) 237 exemplares, 6 críticas
Dark Zone (2004) 225 exemplares, 2 críticas
Jihad (2007) 224 exemplares, 2 críticas
Deep Black: Death Wave (2011) 194 exemplares, 2 críticas
Payback (2005) 192 exemplares, 1 crítica
Arctic Gold (2009) 188 exemplares, 1 crítica
Conspiracy (2008) 174 exemplares, 1 crítica
Combat (2001) — Editor; Contribuidor — 155 exemplares, 2 críticas
The Art of War (2016) 140 exemplares, 5 críticas
Combat, Vol. 1 (2002) — Editor — 128 exemplares
Sea of Terror (2010) 116 exemplares, 2 críticas
Liberty's Last Stand (2016) 115 exemplares, 5 críticas
Saucer: Savage Planet (2014) 113 exemplares, 10 críticas
The Sea Witch (2012) 104 exemplares, 1 crítica
Combat, Vol. 3 (2002) — Editor — 92 exemplares
Victory (2003) — Editor; Introdução, algumas edições86 exemplares
Combat, Vol. 2 (2002) 86 exemplares
The Armageddon File (2017) 73 exemplares, 2 críticas
The Russia Account (2019) 58 exemplares, 5 críticas
Victory: Call to Arms (2003) — Editor — 55 exemplares, 1 crítica
Victory: On the Attack (2004) — Editor — 46 exemplares, 1 crítica
Victory: Into the Fire (2004) — Editor — 34 exemplares
The Garden of Eden (2005) 33 exemplares, 3 críticas
Cuba/Hong Kong (2005) 19 exemplares
Satan's Army (2019) 6 exemplares
The 17th Day (2012) 5 exemplares, 1 crítica
Il ‰cavaliere rosso (1997) 4 exemplares
Verborgen vijand (2003) 3 exemplares
The Saucer Series (2015) 3 exemplares
Strike Force (2009) 1 exemplar
INTRUDERS (1995) 1 exemplar
Arhivārs (2009) 1 exemplar
Asediados (Spanish Edition) (1992) 1 exemplar
Incursori 1 exemplar

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Conhecimento Comum

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Tommy Carmellini , Book 3
 
Assinalado
MontanaMick | 10 outras críticas | Jun 30, 2024 |
Add the Cannibal Queen to my list of favorite travel tales: Blue Highways and Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance—this time in a fifty-year-old World War II Stearman bi-plane. It’s a leisurely romp across America as former Naval Aviator and novelist Stephen Coonts spends a summer landing in every state in the continental U.S. The book is not really a piloting primer, but there’s a fair share of reflection on weather, winds, and landing a tail dragger properly, with a little bit of news (the fall of the U.S.S.R.), opinions about book publishing before eBooks, and the colorful characters who own and operate General Aviation Airports. Coonts belonged to my flying club while I lived in Colorado during the Eighties. Sorry I never got a chance to meet him.… (mais)
 
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mtbass | 5 outras críticas | Mar 7, 2024 |
Awful sci-fi effort. Author has no style, the book reads like a bad comic book. Good idea for a story done by a hack.
 
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derailer | 14 outras críticas | Jan 25, 2024 |

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Jim DeFelice Contributor
David Hagberg Contributor
Barrett Tillman Contributor
Ralph Peters Contributor
Dean Ing Contributor
R. J. Pineiro Contributor
James H. Cobb Contributor
Harold Coyle Contributor
Dale Brown Contributor
Larry Bond Contributor
Harold Robbins Contributor
James Cobb Contributor
Harold W. Coyle Contributor
Bernard Blanc Traduction, Translator
John Kenneth Narrator
Eric Conger Narrator

Estatísticas

Obras
67
Also by
6
Membros
15,498
Popularidade
#1,465
Avaliação
½ 3.5
Críticas
193
ISBN
939
Línguas
13
Marcado como favorito
17

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