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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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Where Eagles Dare is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Alistair MacLean Books
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Ice Station Zebra is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Alistair MacLean Books
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The Guns of Navarone is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Alistair MacLean Books
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Night Without End is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Alistair MacLean Books
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HMS Ulysses is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Alistair MacLean Books
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The Satan Bug is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Alistair MacLean Books
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Fear is the Key is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Alistair MacLean Books
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The Golden Rendezvous is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Alistair MacLean Books
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The Last Frontier is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Alistair MacLean Books
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When Eight Bells Toll is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Alistair MacLean Books
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South by Java Head is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Alistair MacLean Books
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Force 10 From Navarone is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Alistair MacLean Books
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Puppet on a Chain is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Alistair MacLean Books
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Caravan to Vaccarès is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Alistair MacLean Books
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Bear Island is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Alistair MacLean Books
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The Dark Crusader is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Alistair MacLean Books
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Breakheart Pass is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Alistair MacLean Books
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Circus is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Alistair MacLean Books
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The Way to Dusty Death is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Alistair MacLean Books
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Seawitch is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Alistair MacLean Books
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San Andreas is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Alistair MacLean Books
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Goodbye California is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Alistair MacLean Books
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The Golden Gate is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Alistair MacLean Books
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River of Death is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Alistair MacLean Books
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Santorini is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Alistair MacLean Books
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