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List of the best Alistair MacLean books, ranked by voracious readers in the Ranker community. With commercial success and critical acclaim, there's no doubt that Alistair MacLean is one of the most popular authors of the last 100 years. A Scottish writer, MacLean is known for his popular thrillers and adventure stories. He has also published work using the pen name Ian Stuart. If you're a huge fan of his work, then vote on your favorite novels below and make your opinion count. This poll is also a great resource for new fans of Alistair MacLean who want to know which novels they should start reading first. With memorable characters and excellent storytelling, there's no reason why you shouldn't check out his work if you're a big reader.

This list ranges from The Dark Crusader to San Andreas, plus much more. What are Alistair MacLean's best novels? Vote on this list and help us definitively answer that question.
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The Guns of Navarone is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Alistair MacLean Books
The Guns of Navarone Alistair MacLean

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Ice Station Zebra is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Alistair MacLean Books
Ice Station Zebra Alistair MacLean

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Where Eagles Dare is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Alistair MacLean Books
Where Eagles Dare Alistair MacLean

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Night Without End is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Alistair MacLean Books
Night Without End Alistair MacLean

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Fear is the Key is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Alistair MacLean Books
Fear is the Key Alistair MacLean

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HMS Ulysses is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Alistair MacLean Books
HMS Ulysses Alistair MacLean

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The Satan Bug is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Alistair MacLean Books
The Satan Bug Alistair MacLean

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When Eight Bells Toll is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Alistair MacLean Books
When Eight Bells Toll Alistair MacLean

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South by Java Head is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Alistair MacLean Books
South by Java Head Alistair MacLean

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Force 10 From Navarone is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Alistair MacLean Books
Force 10 From Navarone Alistair MacLean

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Puppet on a Chain is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Alistair MacLean Books
Puppet on a Chain Alistair MacLean

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The Golden Rendezvous is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Alistair MacLean Books
The Golden Rendezvous Alistair MacLean

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The Last Frontier is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Alistair MacLean Books
The Last Frontier Alistair MacLean

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Caravan to Vaccarès is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Alistair MacLean Books
Caravan to Vaccarès Alistair MacLean

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The Dark Crusader is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Alistair MacLean Books
The Dark Crusader Alistair MacLean

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Breakheart Pass is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Alistair MacLean Books
Breakheart Pass Alistair MacLean

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Bear Island is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Alistair MacLean Books
Bear Island Alistair MacLean

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The Way to Dusty Death is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Alistair MacLean Books
The Way to Dusty Death Alistair MacLean

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Circus is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Alistair MacLean Books
Circus Alistair MacLean

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Seawitch is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Alistair MacLean Books
Seawitch Alistair MacLean

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San Andreas is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Alistair MacLean Books
San Andreas Alistair MacLean

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Goodbye California is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Alistair MacLean Books
Goodbye California Alistair MacLean

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River of Death is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Alistair MacLean Books
River of Death Alistair MacLean

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The Golden Gate is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Alistair MacLean Books
The Golden Gate Alistair MacLean

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Floodgate is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Alistair MacLean Books
Floodgate Alistair MacLean

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Athabasca is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Alistair MacLean Books
Athabasca Alistair MacLean

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Partisans is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Alistair MacLean Books
Partisans Alistair MacLean

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Santorini is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Alistair MacLean Books
Santorini Alistair MacLean