first name of thriller writer maclean?

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  • Alistair Stuart MacLean (Scottish Gaelic Alasdair MacGill-Eain; 21 April 1922 – 2 February 1987) was a 20th-century Scottish novelist who wrote popular thrillers and adventure stories. Many of his novels have been adapted to film most notably The Guns of Navarone (1957) and Ice Station Zebra (1963).