He wrote what many consider some of the best “techno-thriller” novels of the 20th Century. Tom Clancy, prolific author of “The Hunt for Red October” and a number of other books has died at the age of 66.
In the early 1960s, director Robert Aldrich came across an outline for a novel by E. M. Nathanson. He tried to buy the rights and failed. MGM successfully bought the rights in 1963. The novel, The Dirty Dozen, was an … Read more