Sven-Bertil Taube in Puppet on a Chain () Puppet on a Chain () Barbara Parkins in Puppet on a .. Alistair Maclean’s Puppet on a Chain See more». Alistair MacLean, the son of a Scots minister, was brought up in the Scottish Highlands. In he joined the Royal Navy. After the war he read English at. From the acclaimed master of action and suspense. The all time Sherman of Interpol’s Narcotics Bureau flies to Amsterdam on the trail of a dope.. .
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Retrieved 27 August — via YouTube. Sep 08, John Freeman rated it it was ok Shelves: Sherman is in the Netherlands after receiving word about a vicious heroin smuggling ring from a friend.
Puppet on a Chain
This time it was similar, except the story, that I liked then, and that didn’t seem so good now. The famous boat chase sequence was performed by Wim Wagenaar  and directed by Don Sharp who was specifically hired to do it. Colonel De Graaf Patrick Allen The pleasure some seem to take in destroying human life is a chilling sensation that remains with you long after you finish the book. After three hippie drug-dealers are murdered by “the assassin” in a house in Los Angelesthe U.
Puppet on a Chain – MacLean Alistair
The element of cheesey wish-fulfilment is right on the surface here. Meegeren leaves on a speedboat.
More than the story that was what took me by surprise. There is, of course a little twist maxlean the very end, but still But the jokiness is mostly very heavy-handed. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
Het feit dat Sherman zo achterdochtig is, maakt mij ook ontzettend achterdochtig. Pages to import images to Wikidata All stub articles.
Alert on more product reviews. The drug addicted were like puppets on a chain “dancing to the tune of heroin”, Alistair MacLean.
Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Want to Read saving…. They maflean, unfortunately, badly translated and I want to get my hands on originalswhich I see now and which is kind alishair distracting. As his investigation is undermined by betrayal, leaving him constantly a half-step behind his adversaries, Sherman must resort to increasingly violent action to turn the tables. You look as if you need one. Puppet on a Chain Sign in with Facebook Other Sign in options. The grizzly and strange scenes of murder were still vivid in my mind.
View all 4 comments. Bij aankomst op Schiphol gaat het meteen mis als een informant sterft.
I was a bit disappointed. During the Hungarian uprising, an American mercenary is hired to smuggle a Phppet resistance leader out of Soviet-occupied Budapest.
Puppet on a Chain by Alistair MacLean
But the title suddenly flashed into my mind today. There is a menace in the pages that can disturb, a beautiful backdrop of Amsterdam and its environs set against a seedy and frightening world of corruption and greed.
It was over chian years ago aistair I first read that book in my language Turkish and I had fond memories. Sherman weet hier echter alles van. It’s too much to take. Yes No Report this. Trivia The music for the film was composed and and arranged by Piero Piccioni. He knew he was writing entertainment, potboilers. The chappie who directed originally [Geoffrey Reeve, who died in ] has gone on to produce some nice movies, and before this he had a good career in shooting commercials.
Rather like Fleming’s Bond books, it was exciting escapism for the sixties and seventies. Aug 03, B. Unfortunately, Sherman’s relationship alistari his assistants is used against him. Ik zou dit boek zeker aanraden aan mensen die van actie houden.
May 04, Allison Tebo rated it puppef was ok Shelves: And therefore I had to take parts out of, for example, a nightclub sequence.