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Old 10-02-2013, 08:44 AM  
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Old 10-02-2013, 08:45 AM   #2
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Old 10-02-2013, 08:45 AM   #3
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Old 10-02-2013, 08:48 AM   #4
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Old 10-02-2013, 08:51 AM   #5
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Loved his earlier, "classic" stuff. The last Clancy I read was "Teeth of the Tiger," and it was awful.

He had become a "brand name," and much like James Michener and James Patterson, I think he wound up sketching broad plot outlines and let co-authors write the books, then he would slap his name at the top and reap the money.
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Old 10-02-2013, 08:52 AM   #6
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Old 10-02-2013, 09:45 AM   #7
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Loved his earlier, "classic" stuff. The last Clancy I read was "Teeth of the Tiger," and it was awful.

He had become a "brand name," and much like James Michener and James Patterson, I think he wound up sketching broad plot outlines and let co-authors write the books, then he would slap his name at the top and reap the money.
Hunt for Red October still my favorite...Think you are correct with your final analysis.
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Old 10-02-2013, 09:49 AM   #8
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Old 10-02-2013, 10:09 AM   #11
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Loved his earlier, "classic" stuff. The last Clancy I read was "Teeth of the Tiger," and it was awful.

He had become a "brand name," and much like James Michener and James Patterson, I think he wound up sketching broad plot outlines and let co-authors write the books, then he would slap his name at the top and reap the money.
I developed a James Patterson "co-author" book into a feature. Total nightmare.
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Old 10-02-2013, 12:11 PM   #15
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