The Hunt for Red October by Tom Clancy

The Hunt for Red October is Tom Clancy's 1984 debut novel. The story follows a CIA analyst who leads a group of United States Navy officers to take possession of a cutting-edge Soviet nuclear submarine from 26 defecting with her Soviet officers, and the intertwined adventures of Soviet submarine captain Marko Aleksandrovich Ramius and Jack Ryan, a Marine turned CIA analyst. It was loosely inspired by the mutiny on the Soviet frigate Storozhevoy in 1975.

The 1249th greatest fiction book of all time


This book is on the following lists:

  1. - The Great American Read (PBS)

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The Hunt for Red October (A Jack Ryan Novel Book 1) Kindle Edition 10263 2009
The Hunt for Red October: A Novel Hardcover 27125 $15.49 $1.22
The Hunt for Red October (A Jack Ryan Novel) Paperback 198530 $9.93 $1.16 2013
The Hunt for Red October (Jack Ryan Novels) Audio CD 640716 $7.48 $6.92 2015
The Hunt for Red October Mass Market Paperback 1987576 $3.00 $0.10 1992
Patriot Games and the Hunt for Red October Hardcover 17634517 $7.56
Dead or Alive (A Jack Ryan Novel Book 11) Kindle Edition 23182 2011
Dead or Alive Hardcover 121985 $5.94 $0.25 2010
Dead or Alive (A Jack Ryan Novel) Mass Market Paperback 136944 $2.67 $0.10 2012
Dead or Alive (A Jack Ryan Novel) Paperback 352434 $4.94 $0.25 2011
Dead or Alive (Jack Ryan Series) Audio CD 1043027 $4.00 $1.77 2012
The Hunt for Red October (A Jack Ryan Novel) Mass Market Paperback 22335 $5.89 $1.78 2010
Tom Clancy - Collection: The Hunt for Red October & Clear and Present Danger (Jack Ryan Novels) MP3 CD 1132142 $9.53 $10.00 2016
Patriot Games and The Hunt for Red October Hardcover 1210972 $48.27 $1.80 1992
Dead or Alive (Plus Bonus Digital Copy of The Hunt for Red October) (Jack Ryan Series) Audio CD 1735170 $13.67 $1.56 2011
Tom Clancy Collection (Limited Edition): Clear and Present Danger, The Hunt for Red October Audio CD 3971969 $34.00 2010