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Sam 7

3.85 of 5 stars 3.85  ·  rating details  ·  27 ratings  ·  4 reviews
It is a typical big city rush hour, on a Thursday evening that begins much as any other... Suddenly the noise of London's busiest station is drowned out by the deafening roar of jet engines. Seconds later a fully loaded plane crashes on to the crowded platforms.

Scores of people are killed in the initial impact. Other are trapped beneath tumbling masonry, twisted metal and
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Hardcover, 367 pages
Published 1979 by Arrow (first published 1977)
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Ian Pattinson
Written in 1977, you could look at this as a precursor of all the technothrillers that flourished in the 80s and 90s. It's a what-if tale loaded with technical details.

The book starts strong, with Mossad hitting a Palestinian terror cell in Paris and stealing paperwork about planned attacks. There's then a lot of shuffling of characters across the globe to get them into place. This bit ground on a bit, with far too much telling rather than showing, and, I admit, there were moments when I thought
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Chris Lightfoot
A wonderful book, I thoroughly enjoyed it. Follows the non-standard plot where the reader finds out what happens and then follows the professionals try and solve the mystery (just like Columbo). This would have been once upon a time a fairly far-fetched plot but now almost seems prophetic post-911.
Ruth
c1977. All sorts of ramifications of a terrorist plot that has scarily either already come true or may come true in this new millenia.
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