The Golden Rendezvous has ratings and 66 reviews. Lahar said: Reviewing books is a bit like a Rorschach Test- you tease out things that you want to. : The Golden Rendezvous (): Alistair MacLean: Books. The Golden Rendezvous and millions of other books are available for. Ann Turkel at an event for Golden Rendezvous () Golden Rendezvous .. of the film’s source novel by Alistair MacLean was “The Golden Rendezvous”.

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And yet they transport cargo. Ch 10 The shapeless dead A thriller needs bodies, needs descriptions of bodies. The Caribbean Stara combination cargo ship and floating casino is hijacked by terrorists led by Luis Carreras John Vernonwho installs an atomic bomb, holding both the passengers and the bomb hostage, hoping to exchange them for the gold bullion on a U. He finds a city rife with drugs and a police force unable or unwilling to do You won’t have any nails left to bite when it is over.

Retrieved from ” https: Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here The hero is typical MacLean: But to appreciate the author’s story After reading two famous books of this author, my expectations for this book was quite high. Myself in a alisstair.

Yes, he writes suspense and adventure; but he is always clean, always humorous in a self-deprecating way and always marvellous in his gr I was 16 years old when I discovered Alistair Maclean. Yes, he writes suspense and adventure; but he is always clean, always humorous in a self-deprecating way and always marvellous in his gripping writing style.


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Following the death of his family in an airplane crash, a man plots an elaborate revenge scheme on those responsible. Man the predator is no different, continually assessing and planning how to reach his objectives. On one hand, so much of it is unbelievable and downright stupid, I want to give it two stars. Eschel Rhoodie was the head of the Department of Information at the time and a friend of Pieterse’s.

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A member of the crew is suddenly missing and the stern-to-stern search only serves to increase tension. The action takes place on a British cargo ship, the Camperi, which has been converted into a luxury liner.

CD Audiobook 0 editions. Aboard the SS Campari, all is not well.

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Luis Carreras David Janssen Fortunately Richard Harris is on board, and another one to help with the situation is Gordon Jackson as the alistaur, whose help is going to be needed when the ship gets crowded with malcean and bodies. It reminded me of a Doris Day, Rock Hudson movie ending. Ten minutes and counting to find the vital diagram! Plot of the story was good and could be made interesting and page turning if the author wished too. Tony Cerdan Robert Flemyng Pieterse did succeed in selling the film to Time-Life for syndication forrand.

As with all MacLean Novels the plot is thrilling to the very end. I love how our hero always ducks into a door to do some necessary quick task, the details we know not, but we find out later it was a brilliant stroke of genius, all playing goldeb the successful conclusion.


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No current Talk conversations about this book. Published July 12th by Fawcett first published For Johnny Carter, the Chief Officer, the voyage has already begun badly; but it’s only when the Campari sails that evening, after a succession of delays that he realises something is seriously wrong. It is also, narrowly b Reviewing books is a bit like a Rorschach Test- you tease out things that you want to see, and ignore others that don’t seem terribly important to you.

If you are a boy in love with adventure, or a fan of suspense-full thrillers, there’s nothing like Alistair Maclean to whet your appetite. The final fifteen minutes of the screenplay led to a conclusion that rehdezvous little resemblance to the book plot.

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Trivia The name allstair the cargo ship was “The Caribbean Star”. John Carter Ann Turkel Wikipedia in English None. De kinderen; Komplot op zee; Nachtvlucht; Dr.

MacLean has one character type, and he does that type extremely well. The ab Alastair MacLean is an author of the 20th century well known for action and suspense. MacLean is always at his best when at sea and this novel is no exception.

The best MacLean ever and my personal mcalean.