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Huston, James W.

Overview
Works: 22 works in 196 publications in 6 languages and 12,887 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Political fiction  Adventure stories  Suspense fiction  Fiction  Popular works  Miscellanea  Legal stories 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3558.U8122, 813.54
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Most widely held works about James W Huston
 
Most widely held works by James W Huston
Marine One by James W Huston( Book )

12 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,762 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The President rushes across the South Lawn of the White House to Marine One to fly to Camp David late at night. His advisers plead with him not to fly during the pounding thunderstorm, but he insists. The helicopter crashes into a ravine in Maryland, killing all aboard. The government blames the European manufacturer of the helicopter and accuses them of killing the president. Senate Investigations and Justice Department accusations multiply as Mike Nolan, a Marine Corps reserve helicopter pilot and trial attorney in civilian life, is hired to defend the company from the criminal investigations, then from a wrongful death lawsuit brought by the most notorious lawyer in America on behalf of the First Lady
Balance of power : a novel by James W Huston( Book )

17 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,542 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American president refuses to attack Indonesia for a terrorist hit on a U.S. ship, so Congress goes over his head and an aircraft carrier strikes. A look at the Letters of Marque and Reprisal, a little-known law which empowers Congress to do this
The price of power : a novel by James W Huston( Book )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in English and Czech and held by 1,287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a hawkish Congress ordered an attack on Indonesia and a pacifist president countermanded it, Admiral Billings obeyed Congress. Now Billings is facing a Navy court martial for disobedience while Congress prepares to impeach the president. A sequel to Balance of Power
Falcon seven by James W Huston( Book )

8 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and Dutch and held by 1,152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captured after bombing a hospital that was mistaken for a terrorist meeting site, two Navy fliers are put on a high-profile trial for war crimes by the International Criminal Court, prompting an impassioned defense by Washington, D.C., lawyer and former Navy SEAL Jack Caskey
Flash point : a novel by James W Huston( Book )

18 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A hypothetical tale of American reprisal against Middle Eastern terrorist Sheik al-Jabar, who just might unknowingly be an Israeli pawn."--Carolinian
Secret justice by James W Huston( Book )

13 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 1,057 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Lieutenant Ratham is investigated for the death of a member of Wahamad Duar's terrorist organization during interrogation, he finds he must defend himself before he can protect his country from a massive attack planned by Duar's organization
Fallout : a novel by James W Huston( Book )

13 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and French and held by 1,055 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Luke Henry, a former TOPGUN instructor who opened his own fighter school in Nevada, has serious doubts about the Pakistani pilots he has been forced to train as part of his government contract
The shadows of power : a novel by James W Huston( Book )

11 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and Czech and held by 1,020 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The brother of an Algerian pilot killed in a dogfight with an American vows revenge, unaware that he is being watched by government agent Kent Rathman
Marine One by James W Huston( Recording )

14 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the president is killed when his official helicopter crashes on its way to a mysterious meeting in Camp David, Marine Corps reserve pilot and trial attorney Mike Nolan begins an investigation to discover the cause of the crash
100 questions & answers about myeloma by Asad Bashey( Book )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Flash point a novel by James W Huston( Recording )

12 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Sean Woods, an F-14 pilot aboard the USS George Washington, is enraged when his roommate is killed in an apparent terrorist attack in Israel. Woods secretly participates in an epic air battle to take the terrorist out, but the mission fails. To Woods' great satisfaction, the United States declares war directly on the terrorist leader and unleashes the frightening power of the Navy. With a second chance to exact revenge, Woods intends to hit the mark." -- Container
The price of power by James W Huston( )

10 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a hawkish Congress ordered an attack on Indonesia and a pacifist president countermanded it, Admiral Billings obeyed Congress. Now Billings is facing a Navy court martial for disobedience while Congress prepares to impeach the president
Balance of power by James W Huston( Recording )

13 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elashing between the clash in Washington and the approaching battle in the Pacific, Balance of Power blends political battles, legal skirmishes, and naval warfare into action-filled blockbuster entertainment
Fallout a novel by James W Huston( )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Top-Gun instructor Luke Henry quits the Navy to start a private aerial combat school in Nevada. A lucrative contract with the U.S. government brings him twenty Russian MiG-29 fighter planes with the condition that he train a group of Pakistani Air-Force pilots hand-picked by the Department of Defense. Luke is hesitant to train fighters from another country in the skills he learned at Top-Gun, but he cannot open the school without agreeing. The closer he gets to these students, however, the more he suspects that they may have an agenda of domestic terrorism that will soon spiral out of control
The shadows of power [a novel] by James W Huston( Recording )

13 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kent Rathman works in the shadows of several government branches. When his Annapolis roommate, an F/A-18 pilot, is attacked in midair by an Algerian fighter, he downs the jet, setting off an international incident that will leave him, the Navy's Blue Angels, and America itself the targets of a diabolical plan. To save his country and his friend, Rathman must devise a brilliant counterstrike, a mission for which failure means death
Falcon seven by James W Huston( Recording )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the pilots of a U.S. Navy F/A-18 follow radioed orders and bomb a terrorist building in Pakistan, they're attacked and forced to eject themselves from their failing plane. Once on land, Pakistanis capture the pilots and drag them through the streets of Peshawar. As it turns out, the building the pilots bombed is a refugee medical facility rather than a terrorist target. With the pilots now facing charges of war crimes, Navy SEAL Jack Caskey must toil to prove this event was orchestrated
Secret justice by James W Huston( )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lieutenant Kent "Rat" Ratham and his Navy counterterrorism team parachute into the Sudanese desert: an arms merchant is delivering weapons to wanted terrorist Wahamad Duar. A member of Duar's organization is captured and tortured to death to reveal Duar's whereabouts, leading to his capture. When the International Criminal Court investigates the death, an enemy within Rat's own government sells him out. Meanwhile, Duar's organization is planning a major strike. Before Rat can save his country, he must defend himself against political forces determined to shut him down. What Rat doesn't know is that the terrorist about to face a military tribunal may not be who he seems
The Blood Flag by James W Huston( Recording )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Blood Flag was last seen on October 18, 1944, when Heinrich Himmler displayed it proudly as he commissioned the Volkssturm, the Nazi Party's new militia created to avert the certain defeat that awaited Germany.Hitler believed the Blood Flag, Blutfahne, carried sacred powers. It held the blood of the first Nazi martyrs, those killed in the Beer Hall Putsch in Munich in 1923, when Hitler first tried to take over Germany. Several Nazis were shot and fell onto the flag, pouring their blood into the already red fabric. That flag-with a white circle and a black swastika in the middle-still lives.Kyle Morrissey, a special agent for the FBI, travels to Europe with his father to see him receive the Legion of Honor from France for his service at Normandy. But after the ceremony, while traveling through Germany, Kyle and his family encounter neo-Nazis perpetuating the evil philosophy he thought his father's generation had ended once and for all. Kyle soon discovers that tens of thousands are ready to raise the swastika once more and renew the hatred of the thirties and forties. Baffled and furious, Kyle embarks on a personal mission to bring down the movement. But how?In trying to understand the history of Nazism, Kyle learns of the Blood Flag and knows it is the key to his success. From DC to Dresden to Recklinghausen and Argentina, the Blood Flag leads Kyle on a worldwide race in an attempt to end international Nazism for good
Admiralty Law and Jurisdiction in Air Crash Cases by James W Huston( )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The shadows of power : kent rathman series, book 1 by James W Huston( )

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

 
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Balance of power : a novel
Alternative Names
Huston, James

Huston, James W.

James W. Huston (author)

Джеймс В. Хьюстон

Languages
English (178)

French (6)

Dutch (3)

Czech (3)

Polish (2)

Thai (1)

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Balance of power : a novelThe price of power : a novelFalcon sevenFlash point : a novelSecret justiceFallout : a novelThe shadows of power : a novelMarine One