Alistair Maclean

Alistair Maclean

Born: April 21, 1922

Died: February 2, 1987

Nationality: Scottish

Occupation: Novelist

Biography: Alistair Stuart MacLean was a Scottish novelist who wrote popular thrillers or adventure stories, the best known of which are perhaps The Guns of Navarone, Ice Station Zebra and Where Eagles Dare, all three having been made into successful films. He also wrote two novels under the pseudonym Ian Stuart.