WorldCat Identities

Hennessy, Max 1916-1991

Overview
Works: 23 works in 81 publications in 2 languages and 4,705 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PR6058.A6886, 823.914
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Max Hennessy
The lion at sea by Max Hennessy( Book )

8 editions published between 1977 and 2001 in English and French and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the career of Kelly Maguire in the British navy during World War I
The bright blue sky by Max Hennessy( Book )

6 editions published between 1982 and 2002 in English and held by 466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Back to battle by Max Hennessy( Book )

8 editions published between 1979 and 2001 in English and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dangerous years by Max Hennessy( Book )

6 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in English and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There is talk of peace across Europe as the First World War draws to its bloody conclusion and the German naval fleet limps into Scapa Flow for a humiliating surrender. But for Lieutenant Kelly Maguire, new conflicts arise in Russia, the Mediterranean and the Far East. Maguire faces brutal choices and violent action
The crimson wind by Max Hennessy( Book )

6 editions published between 1984 and 1988 in English and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1911 newspaperman Harley Marquis is sent to cover the revolution in Mexico
The challenging heights by Max Hennessy( Book )

7 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in English and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The second in Hennessy's breathtaking RAF trilogy. Dicken Quinney, a brilliant, heroic character, comes to life in this turbulent action novel. Quinney finds himself flying in the Baltic in a fight against the Bolsheviks. But tragedy mixes with adventure as Quinney loses his lover, Zoe
Once more the hawks by Max Hennessy( Book )

4 editions published between 1984 and 2002 in English and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blunted lance by Max Hennessy( Book )

4 editions published between 1981 and 2001 in English and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The iron stallions by Max Hennessy( Book )

6 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in English and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The third novel in the Goff family trilogy. The Goff family have lived and died for the Nineteenth Lancers, but when Josh Goff runs away from school to enlist in the ranks of the cavalry under a false name, he winds up on the beaches of France. It is D-Day and heavy artillery pummels the landscape around him
Soldier of the Queen by Max Hennessy( Book )

4 editions published between 1980 and 2010 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first novel in the Goff family trilogy. Charting the heroism of a young and talented cavalry officer, Colby Goff, this story takes the reader from Balaclava to the Zulu War. Colby progresses from a raw, wilful soldier to a laudable officer, fighting from continent to continent, engaging in the Franco-Prussian and American civil war and proving himself to be a man of passion and of steel
Soldiers of the queen by Max Hennessy( Book )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charting the heroism of a young and talented cavalry officer, Colby Goff, this story takes the reader from Balaclava to the Zulu War. Colby progresses from a raw, wilful soldier to a laudable officer, engaging in the Franco-Prussian and American civil wars and proving himself to be a man of passion and of steel
Once More The Hawks by Max Hennessy( Book )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is the summer of 1939 and when war breaks out, Quinney finds himself flying through the skies of France, shot down over a cemetery and forced to make a breath-taking escape across Nazi Europe, into the hands of his nemesis, General Lee Tse Liu
The bright blue sky by Max Hennessy( )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The reckless days of early aviation are brought to life in a tale of daring, dashing young pilots waging war, and of the raging struggle between the hearts of two brave men for the heart of a beautiful woman
Back To Battle by Max Hennessy( )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The third title in the exciting naval trilogy featuring the courageous Kelly Maguire. Commander Kelly Maguire, leader of men in the British Navy, finds himself plunged into blistering attacks at the battle of Dunkirk. From bitter fighting in the Mediterranean, to the landings at Normandy, this action-packed saga takes Maguire through trial to triumph. Against a background of personal tragedy, this is a compelling story of love and adventure
Dangerous Years by Max Hennessy( )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The second title in the exciting naval trilogy featuring the courageous Kelly Maguire. There is talk of peace across Europe as the First World War draws to its bloody conclusion and the German naval fleet limps into Scapa Flow for a humiliating surrender. But for Lieutenant Kelly Maguire, new conflicts arise in Russia, the Mediterranean and the Far East. Maguire faces brutal choices and violent action. Rising through the ranks of the Royal Navy he is sent on a mission to the killing-ground of China. For Maguire, dangerous years are ahead
Back To Battle by Max Hennessy( )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Commander Kelly Maguire, leader of men in the British Navy, finds himself plunged into blistering attacks at the battle of Dunkirk. From bitter fighting in the Mediterranean, to the landings at Normandy, this action-packed saga takes Maguire through trial to triumph
Bright Blue Sky by Max Hennessy( )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first in Hennessy's breathtaking RAF trilogy. The reckless days of early aviation are brought to life in a tale of daring, dashing young pilots waging war, and of the raging struggle between the hearts of two brave men for the heart of a beautiful woman. This is the first story in the trilogy involving Corporal Quinney, an air ace in the RAF; a hero blazing through the skies to dogfight high above the Italian front, confronting deadly foes and challenging a treacherous rival in love and war
Lion At Sea by Max Hennessy( )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first title in the exciting naval trilogy featuring the courageous Kelly Maguire. Midshipman Kelly Maguire has always had a love affair with the sea. And when war clouds gather over Europe, Maguire is put to the test along with the marine might of the Royal Navy. From the Hellish battles of Gallipoli to the barbarous action at Antwerp, Maguire begins to learn the lessons a sailor must face. Glory and danger abound in this sizzling saga of adventure, blood and guts
Blunted Lance by Max Hennessy( )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The second novel in the Goff family trilogy. The Goffs, a family devoted to The Regiment - the Nineteenth Lancers - find themselves charting a history of the world from the Sudan to South Africa, Flanders to Palestine. Charging and retreating on the wide plains of a failing British Empire, Coby Goff rises to the rank of Field Marshal and Dabney is honoured as a hero. But they witness the decline of the beloved cavalry, defeated in the face of pounding artillery, the tank and machine gun
Once More The Hawks by Max Hennessy( )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Last in the RAF trilogy, this story charts the exploits of world-class fighter pilot Dicken Quinney. It is the summer of 1939 and when war breaks out, Quinney finds himself flying through the skies of France, shot down over a cemetery and forced to make a breath-taking escape across Nazi Europe, into the hands of his nemesis, General Lee Tse Liu
 
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The iron stallions
Alternative Names

controlled identityHarris, John, 1916-1991

Harris, J.

Hennessy, Max

Hennessy, Max 1916-1991

Languages
English (75)

French (1)

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