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Showing 30 distinct works. Nimitz Class (Admiral Arnold Morgan, by. Patrick Robinson.
Author: Patrick Robinson. But as her battered escorts report in, the truth becomes inescapable: a Nimitz-Class carrier has been claimed by nuclear catastrophe-the mightiest military unit on earth, vaporized without warning by an accidental detonation of unimaginable power. No other explanation is possible. But as Navy maverick Bill Baldridge begins to investigate the disaster that claimed his idolized brother’s life, another chilling alternative begins to emerge from the high-tech web of fleeting sonar contacts and elusive radar blips.
Nimitz Class is a naval thriller published in 1997 by Patrick Robinson. It is the first book in the series which features admiral Arnold Morgan and Ben Adnam. It is stylistically similar to Tom Clancy, particularly The Hunt for Red October. According to WorldCat, the book is held in 1,197 libraries.
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Carlo D’Este: Patrick Robinson is a master craftsman of the technothriller Nimitz Class.
Carlo D’Este: Patrick Robinson is a master craftsman of the technothriller. No one does it better - not even Tom Clancy. D’Este’s books are Eisenhower: A Soldier’s Life and Patton: A Genius for Wa. Publishers Weekly: His willingness to challenge the rigid boundaries of the military thriller is welcome, particularly as his writing stays always on its toes. Thomas Jefferson is one of the most powerful warships in the world. A nuclear-powered Nimitz-class aircraft carrier, it is believed to be impregnable. But when the Thomas Jefferson suddenly disappears at sea, the Pentagon is stunned. There was no warning.
Nimitz Class is a world-class techno-thriller with a plot as riveting as Hunt for Red October-and an explosive twist out of tomorrow's headlines. Nimitz Class - Patrick Robinson. Tomorrow it might be the news.
When one of America's prized Nimitz Class carriers is lost with all hands .
When one of America's prized Nimitz Class carriers is lost with all hands and planes while on station in the Arabian Sea, Washington publicly accepts the catastrophe as a tragic mishap and secretly organizes an all-out hunt to bring those responsible to justice. When one of America's prized Nimitz Class carriers is lost with all hands and planes while on station in the Arabian Sea, Washington publicly accepts the catastrophe as a tragic mishap and secretly organizes an all-out hunt to bring those responsible to justice
Patrick Robinson became an instant hit with his widely acclaimed New York Times bestseller Nimitz Class and then .
Patrick Robinson became an instant hit with his widely acclaimed New York Times bestseller Nimitz Class and then did it again with his second gripping novel Kilo Class. Now this nationally bestselling author returns with his most suspenseful naval technothriller yet-a tense, unpredictable adventure that rivals the best of Tom Clancy and Dale Brown. The enemy from withi. ranian-born British Commando Major Ray Kerman was a rising star is the SA. ntil he abruptly switched loyalties while on a mission in the Middle East.
The most powerful warship in the world, the nuclear-powered U.S. Nimitz-Class aircraft carrier is seen as impregnable. But when the USS Thomas Jefferson suddenly disappears at sea, the Pentagon is stunned. There are no survivors, and all signs point to a tragic nuclear accident.
While the world stands in shock, reports suggest that it was no accident. A rogue submarine armed with nuclear warheads may be on the loose. Where did it come from? How could it get within striking distance of the Thomas Jefferson? Worse yet, where is it now and could it strike again? The tension mounts, and a deadly chase begins.
Author: Patrick Robinson
Category: Mystery and Thriller
Subcategory: Thrillers & Suspense
Publisher: Perennial (February 2004)
Pages: 432 pages
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