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Coonts, Stephen 1946-

Works: 540 works in 2,441 publications in 15 languages and 89,003 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Thrillers (Fiction)  Action and adventure fiction  Spy fiction  Political fiction  War stories  Adventure stories  War fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  History 
Roles: Author, Editor, Bibliographic antecedent, Singer, Compiler, Creator
Classifications: PS3553.O5796, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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America : a Jake Grafton novel by Stephen Coonts( Book )

55 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 3,075 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the public launching of the country's most sophisticated nuclear submarine is followed by a violent hijacking, only Admiral Jake Grafton stands between the deadly cargo and its intended target: the nation's capital
The minotaur by Stephen Coonts( Book )

58 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in 12 languages and held by 3,046 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jake finds himself drawn into a hunt for the Minotaur and his chilling motive for giving America's most precious defense secrets to the Russians
The assassin by Stephen Coonts( Book )

27 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and Polish and held by 3,001 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rogue CIA agent Tommy Carmellini is called in by a desperate president to break up a deadly partnership between a renegade Mafia boss and ruthless al-Qaeda leader Abu Qasim, who is offering a fortune in exchange for a horrific terrorist attack on New York City
Final flight by Stephen Coonts( Book )

51 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,957 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The crew of the supercarrier U.S.S. United States stands to lose their nuclear cargo and their lives to an international terrorist, and only commander Jake Grafton can save them
Flight of the Intruder by Stephen Coonts( Book )

56 editions published between 1958 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 2,915 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the Vietnam War, attack pilot Jake Grafton, struggling with his conscience and trying to find meaning to all the senseless death and destruction, decides to plan an illegal bombing raid into the very heart of Hanoi
Under siege by Stephen Coonts( Book )

52 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 2,904 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captain Jake Grafton faces the duel threats of a determined assassin and a vicious drug lord, both intent on plunging the U.S. into chaos
Liberty by Stephen Coonts( Book )

35 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,756 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learning that a terrorist network has obtained easily transportable nuclear weapons and is being aided by an American traitor with access to the highest levels of government, Jake Grafton is given orders by the president to stop an attack. On a quiet park bench in Manhattan--just miles from the ruins of the World Trade Center--spymaster Jake Janos Illin delivers a chilling secret message to Jake Grafton: A rogue Russian general has sold four nuclear warheads to a radical Islamic terrorist group, the Sword of Islam. The group intends to detonate them in America in the ultimate terror strike, the apocalypse that will trigger a holy war between Western civilization and the Muslim world. After passing Illin's message to his superiors, Grafton is charged by the president with the task of assembling a secret team to find the warheads before America's population centers are consumed by a nuclear holocaust. As he hunts for the terrorists, Grafton soon finds himself up to his neck in power politics, techno-billionaires, money-grubbing traitors, anarchists, and spies. He also discovers that the terrorists don't all come from the Middle East. They come from places close to home. They masquerade as patriots. Some may even have the president's ear. With the survival of Western civilization at stake, Grafton pulls out all the stops. Calling on the assistance of the indomitable Toad Tarkington, and CIA burglar Tommy Carmellini, he raids the prisons to assemble his team while the clock ticks toward Armageddon. Peopled with the rich, vivid characters that have made Stephen Coonts famous worldwide, Liberty is all action and suspense from the very first page. And it poses the unanswerable question: How far should civilization go to defend itself from its mortal enemies?
Cuba by Stephen Coonts( Book )

48 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 2,729 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Castro lies dying, the American president moves secret weapons the US is not supposed to have to America's base on Guantanamo Bay. Unfortunately, the secret gets out
The traitor by Stephen Coonts( Book )

30 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in English and held by 2,712 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The death of a French intelligence agent on an Air France flight to Amman, Jordan, is the trigger that launches Tommy Carmellini's latest adventure. Within the European Union, the national espionage agencies are fiercely competing for supremacy against each other--and the CIA. When the Americans discover that the director of the French agency has secret investments in the Bank of Palestine, alarm bells go off. To investigate, the Americans bring Jake Grafton back from retirement. And of course, the point man Grafton wants is Tommy Carmellini. Together they uncover an elaborate strategy to infiltrate the highest levels of Al Qaeda with a top-level plant--but who is playing whom? Grafton and Carmellini uncover a horrifying plan to shake the West as never before--and a catch-22: can they stop the conspiracy without compromising the intelligence source that could bring down Al Qaeda once and for all?--From publisher description
Hong Kong : a Jake Grafton novel by Stephen Coonts( Book )

61 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 2,681 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When political terrorists kidnap his wife during their Hong Kong vacation, Admiral Jake Grafton joins forces with agent Tommy Carmellini of CUBA and a group of Chinese freedom fighters to foil a dangerous international conspiracy
The disciple by Stephen Coonts( Book )

24 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 2,575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Iran is weeks away from acquiring nuclear weapons and has every intention of using them to strike first-- only Tommy Carmellini and Jake Grafton can stop a nuclear nightmare
The red horseman by Stephen Coonts( Book )

45 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jake Grafton, a Defense Intelligence agent, is dispatched to Moscow. His mission is to keep the twenty thousand nuclear weapons from the former Soviet Union from getting on the black market, but there are many who would like to see him fail
The intruders by Stephen Coonts( Book )

47 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lieutenant Jake Grafton, the hero of Flight of the Intruder, turns teacher, training Marine aviators on the aircraft carrier, Columbia, and finding them a little too arrogant for his liking. The highlight of the novel comes when Grafton is shot down and captured by pirates
Liars & thieves by Stephen Coonts( Book )

27 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Burglar-turned-CIA agent Tommy Carmellini investigates a massacre with links to the U.S. government, a situation that causes him to wonder whom he can trust
Pirate Alley by Stephen Coonts( Book )

16 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 2,374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A luxurious vacation cruise to the exotic locales of the Red Sea and the Gulf of Aden turns into a nightmare for passengers and crew when their ship is suddenly attacked and captured by a band of bloodthirsty Somali pirates. An initial rescue mission ends in failure; the decks are covered in blood. Unless they are paid a ransom of $200 million dollars within seven days, the pirates threaten to execute all their hostages. But information gleaned from a captured Al Qaeda operative indicates that there is a far more dangerous conspiracy afoot. Once the ransom is paid, Islamic militants intend to swoop in and slaughter the passengers in an orgy of terror, hoping to provoke a massive American military response that will set the Muslim world aflame. Jake Grafton is assigned to negotiate with the brutal pirate chief while his right hand man, Tommy Carmellini, and a team of CIA and Navy SEAL operatives mount an undercover operation to save the hostages and keep the U.S. from being maneuvered into a murderous war
Fortunes of war by Stephen Coonts( Book )

38 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A techno-thriller in which Japan invades Russia for its oil. The American government sends a squadron of aircraft to help Russia and there are dog fights between American F-22s and Japanese Zero fighters
The art of war : a novel by Stephen Coonts( Book )

18 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 2,234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Chinese dragon is flexing its muscles. As its military begins to prey on neighbors in the South China Sea, attacking fishing vessels and scheming to seize natural resources, the US goes on high alert. But a far more ominous danger lurks closer to home: a Chinese sleeper cell has planted a nuclear weapon in the harbor at Norfolk, Virginia, the biggest naval base on the planet. The target: a secret rendezvous of the Atlantic Fleet aircraft carriers and their battle groups. When the CIA director is assassinated and Jake Grafton is appointed to take his place, he gets wind of the conspiracy, but has no idea when or where the attack will occur. In the meantime, a series of assassinations, including an attempt on the life of the President, shake the country and deliberately mask a far more sinister objective. Can Jake Grafton and his right hand man, Tommy Carmellini, stop the plot to destroy the US Navy?"--
The Armageddon file by Stephen Coonts( Book )

12 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,888 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"After one of the most contentious and divisive elections in American history, the new president is finally settling into the West Wing. But when his chief of staff discovers evidence that voting machines in key counties in swing states were tampered with, the whole administration is in danger of unraveling. Did someone steal the election? Are America's enemies involved? Were the tampered-with machines actually rigged to swing the election the other way -- and if so and the plot failed, what is the conspirators' backup plan? Jake Grafton and Tommy Carmellini race to solve the mystery of a potentially rigged election before Americans' full faith and credit in our democracy, sovereignty, and rule of law become completely undone."--
War in the air : true accounts of the 20th century's most dramatic air battles-- by the men who fought them by Stephen Coonts( Book )

15 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in English and held by 1,571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty-six of the most dramatic true stories ever told of men in aerial combat, from World War I to Vietnam. An unforgettable collection of real-life tales of aerial warfare drawn from a wide a range of sources: American, British, German, Japanese, and more
Saucer : the conquest by Stephen Coonts( Book )

25 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 1,567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rip Cantrell and test pilot Charley Pine discover that someone is using top-secret information about saucer technology and are forced to steal the spacecraft housed in the National Air and Space Museum
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Alternative Names

controlled identityAdams, Eve, 1946-

Adams, Eve 1946-

Coonts, Stephen P.

Kunt︠s︡, Stiven 1946-

Kūntss, Stīvens 1946-

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Stephen Coonts écrivain américain

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