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Huston, James W.

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Works: 37 works in 202 publications in 3 languages and 13,261 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Political fiction  Adventure stories  Suspense fiction  Popular works  Miscellanea  Legal stories 
Classifications: PS3558.U8122, 813.54
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Marine One by James W Huston ( Book )
12 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and Dutch and held by 1,787 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 )
13 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,666 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 )
8 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and held by 1,362 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
Flash point : a novel by James W Huston ( Book )
14 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,226 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 )
12 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 1,142 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 )
14 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 1,127 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 )
14 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 1,108 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
Falcon seven by James W Huston ( Book )
8 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 1,026 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
Marine One by James W Huston ( Recording )
14 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 512 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 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Flash point a novel by James W Huston ( )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Huston combines his high tech, high adventure, and high style with soft romance to produce a fast-moving thriller that will delight air-combat buffs as well as fans of Middle East skullduggery
Fallout a novel by James W Huston ( )
9 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 222 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--on the condition that he train a group of Pakistani Air Force pilots handpicked 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
Falcon seven by James W Huston ( Recording )
4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 209 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
The price of power by James W Huston ( )
8 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 207 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
Secret justice by James W Huston ( )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lieutenant Kent "Rat" Ratham and his secret Navy counterterrorism team parachute into the Sudanese desert to try to capture Wahamad Duar, the world's most wanted terrorist. Duar escapes, but a member of his organization is captured and "persuaded" to reveal Duar's hideout. The captive dies in the process, leading to an investigation by the International Criminal Court among other repercussions
Balance of power by James W Huston ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 171 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
The shadows of power [a novel] by James W Huston ( Recording )
6 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 154 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 ( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in Dutch and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Wanneer Amerikaanse piloten volgens plan een gebouw bombarderen waar zich topfiguren van Al-Queda en de Taliban zouden ophouden, leggen zij zonder het te weten daarmee ook een tehuis voor vluchtelingen in de as
Balance of power by James W Huston ( Recording )
9 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When an American cargo ship off the coast of Indonesia is seized by terrorists and its crew slaughtered, the sitting Congress demands revenge. The president's refusal to react aggressively leads to mounting resentment. Then an ambitious young congressional assistant, Jim Dillon, discovers a long-forgotten clause in America's Constitution that could be used to wrest power from the chief executive--inciting a devastating constitutional crisis and plunging the country into chaos. Now, a battle group steams toward a fateful confrontation in the Java Sea, commissioned by Congress and opposed by the president. Dillon finds himself in the center of a firestorm that rages from the highest court in the land to the killing fields half a world away, as the great nation prepares for war--with itself
The shadows of power by James W Huston ( Recording )
7 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A small nation that bolsters the terrorist cause is flexing its military muscle in a far corner of the world. Over the Mediterranean, F/A-18 pilot Lieutenant Ed Stovic shoots down an Algerian MiG at the climax of a dramatic, high-stakes dogfight and becomes an overnight hero in the eyes of his countrymen. But Stovic and his loved ones are now marked for death by powerful Islamic extremists with devastating plans for America. But there is another player in the shadows, unseen by hunters and hunted alike, a specialist who moves covertly through the most secret branches of the government, a lethal tool of an ambitious NSA director who will stop at nothing to attain the power she covets. Kent "Rat" Rathman must devise a brilliant counterstrike to save a friend and his country
 
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Alternative Names
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Huston, James W.
Languages
English (172)
Dutch (3)
French (1)
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