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This video may be inappropriate for some users. Sign in to confirm your age. Watch Queue. Queue. Watch QueueQueue. Remove all. Caravan to Vaccares has ratings and 65 reviews. Mutasim said: Initially, I wasn’t familiar with the name Alistair MacLean until I came to know that. The plot This is a short ( pages), intense action thriller, told in 10 chapters, but whose action can be divided into four or so parts. Prologue A.

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Views Read Edit View history. However it turns out the man is Bowman in disguise. In the ring Bowman is bloodied and bowed but just about still on his feet and dodging the bull, caravah crowd laughing their heads of and applauding the achievements of this formidable razateur. A disturbed young woman is kept prisoner in a castle by her aunt for her money.

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EngvarB from September Use dmy dates from September Audible Download Audio Books. Halfway through a very guilty pleasure Alistair MacLean re-read, Caravan and Puppet on a Chain both stand out for using foreign cultures as their villain, i.

Or has he miraculously survived…? Unsurprising development of the plot and an end that was predictable. Bowman pulls a gun and negotiates his escape and that of the caravn girls.

It was moderately fast paced and had a lot of vaccared which makes one keep reading. But mostly it comes over as an almost pathological inability to write plainly and clearly, without adding in redundant adjectives, clauses and laboured circumlocutions.

Mar 20, Neil rated it liked it.


My oh my, this is bad! It feels a little out of line to be ” I read a lot of McLean’s classic novels many years ago but have decided to catch up on those I haven’t read yet.

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Paul Wheeler Alistair MacLean. I can still recall, in colorful detail after 40 years, movies made of those first 2 titles.

Alistair Maclean ‘s books always resonate with one dialogue in this book, when Duc is about to walk into a situation he has nothing to do with, in front of his perplexed fo – “But you can’t just barge in -” “Nonsense. Email required Address never made public. He and his henchman have also caught Cecile.

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The Secret Vavcares This was during his most popular period when some of his books were made into big budget films – “Where Eagles Dare,” “Ice Station Zebra,” etc. The first thing that bothered me is how he could I remember reading a bunch of MacLean’s books while I was a teen and enjoying them immensely.

Feb 07, Tony Nielsen rated it liked it. I read a lot of McLean’s classic novels many years ago but have decided to catch up on those I haven’t read yet. We are introduced to a small cast of colourful vaccards who will appear throughout the narrative:.

I’d read a lot of James Vaaccares and was delighted to find a lead character who has difficulties with the mundane ie trying to distinguish a particular car in a car park at night with no torch; reasurringly human, and very exciting right up to the unknotting. Alistair MacLean hardly reveals the identity of his characters and Caravan to Vaccares is no exception to that.

Caravans to Vaccares reads now as sadly dated. He immediately starts berating them for their failure to get rid of Bowman.


Posted by Simon on February 2, https: This title is OK and as you would expect its well writen, has a solid plot and builds the tension nicely. Czerda follows suit with a pack of baddies and there is a thrilling chase across the mudflats of the Camargue. To ask other readers questions about Caravan to Vaccaresplease sign up. Cut back to the caravan where a baddie is guarding the girls, along with the Duc. The trail takes them from Amsterdam Was this review helpful to you?

Bowman and Cecile flee with the gypsies in hot pursuit in their jeep — except Bowman has let its tyres down so it slews across the main road and rolls down the embankment, badly injuring the villains.

Only he — and the doughty doctor he recruits and the pretty woman journalist -can save the President! He persuades her to give him the keys to her car, finds it in the darkened car park, starts it up and roars off to meet her at the back of the hotel, en route running Ferenc over.

Refresh and try again. I have to see it again! Lists with This Book. Watch the Top Trailers of Share this Rating Title: This was my first MacLean. I shall not call a halt to the experiment just yet so will have another crack at a MacLean book later in the year. Quotes from Caravan to Vaccares.