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Trew, Antony 1906-

Works: 62 works in 296 publications in 12 languages and 6,285 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  Adventure stories  War stories  Conference papers and proceedings  Suspense fiction  Sea stories 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PR9369.3.T7, 823
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Publications by Antony Trew, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Antony Trew
Sea fever by Antony Trew( Book )
17 editions published between 1980 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 571 libraries worldwide
The story of an epic yacht race, and of the extraordinary relationship between a yachtsman driven by a compulsive obsession to win, and a girl whose presence on board faced him with ruin
Yashimoto's last dive by Antony Trew( Book )
13 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 529 libraries worldwide
Togo Tashimoto, captain of the Japanese submarine I-357, a ruthless disciplinarian steeped in the samurai tradition, & John Barratt, captain of HMS Restless, haunted by his wife's death while a prisoner of the Japanese in Changi Jail, were two very different men whose destinies were linked in a deadly game of hide & seek
The Moonraker mutiny by Antony Trew( Book )
16 editions published between 1972 and 2007 in English and Dutch and held by 503 libraries worldwide
A tired old freighter, the Moonraker, is homeward bound from Freemantle to Mauritius when there is a cyclone warning
Ultimatum by Antony Trew( Book )
15 editions published between 1976 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 489 libraries worldwide
When a group of ultra-militant terrorists, disavowed by Yasir Arafat and the PLO, hijack a nuclear warhead and demand an independent Palestine, the British and United States governments have 72 hours to save the lives of hundreds of thousands of Londoners
Two hours to darkness by Antony Trew( Book )
34 editions published between 1962 and 2007 in 7 languages and held by 488 libraries worldwide
Can one man start a nuclear war? A story about a British submarine and its crew
Kleber's convoy by Antony Trew( Book )
26 editions published between 1973 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 473 libraries worldwide
It was the custom of the German Naval Command in the Second World War to name Allied convoys after the U-Boat commander who made the first sighting report. Kapitanleutnant Johan Kleber sighted convoy JW137, Murmansk bound, as it battered its way through the freezing storms and gloom of an Arctic winter, and so 'Kleber's Convoy' it became. The U-Boat's signals were intercepted by the Admiralty in London and passed back to the commanders of the British escort vessels; notably to the Lieutenant-Commander Redman of the destroyer Vengeful. The name of the U-Boat commander was for him a painful shoc
Bannister's chart by Antony Trew( Book )
10 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 469 libraries worldwide
It seemed to be just another so-called 'adventure cruise' among the tropical islands of the Indian Ocean - the 'adventure' being little more than the delivery of mail and stores by Captain Cassidy's coaster, the Sunglow, the loading of mangrove poles and copra and coping with passengers' complaints about food and ventilation
Death of a supertanker by Antony Trew( Book )
20 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 415 libraries worldwide
Americans choose to live a different lifestyle for 30 days in order to better understand different cultures
Running wild by Antony Trew( Book )
6 editions published between 1982 and 1984 in English and held by 385 libraries worldwide
Two university students, Andre and Pippa, must flee to South Africa when their anti-apartheid activities are discovered. Their dangerous flight is by Andre's father who uses the opportunity to smuggle diamonds out of Africa
The Antonov project by Antony Trew( Book )
9 editions published between 1979 and 1982 in English and Finnish and held by 352 libraries worldwide
The Zhukov briefing by Antony Trew( Book )
6 editions published between 1975 and 1977 in English and held by 203 libraries worldwide
Zhukov, Russia's first nuclear submarine, is rocked by an explosion and limps to the nearest Norwegian shore. The beached submarine attracts intelligence teams from England, America, and France
The chalk circle by Antony Trew( Book )
5 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and held by 178 libraries worldwide
A big-game fishing boat is wrecked off the Mozambique coast. A light aircraft crashes in the bush. Two men and a woman survive and join forces in a fight for their lives - endangered by Rename guerrillas, wild animals, and simmering animosity between the men, fuelled by jealousy and desire ... A familiar voice among the survivors from the wrecked Sunfish alerts Ferreria, their rescuer - triggering haunting memories of humiliation and torture in the infamous Chalk Circle. With the survivors' lives now in his hands, the stage is set for Ferreria's revenge. Old enemies confront each other in the heart of war-torn Mozambique, as political and personal vendettas come to flashpoint
The sea break by Antony Trew( Book )
9 editions published between 1966 and 2012 in English and held by 155 libraries worldwide
Lieutenant Commander Widmark had truly earned his nickname, 'The Butcher', in Mediterranean waters. He derided the Geneva Convention: in his view, war was a bloody business in which those who stopped at nothing would be victorious. And in November 1942 his greatest adventure begins: the organization and execution of a private cutting-out operation, designed - regardless of any consequences - to strike a telling blow for his own side. Widmark plans to seize and sail an 8,000-tonne German vessel, HAGENFELS, from the neutral East African port of Lourento Marques
The white schooner by Antony Trew( Book )
11 editions published between 1969 and 2012 in English and held by 145 libraries worldwide
For nearly a year Charles Black has been stalking his prey and now, on the lovely island of Ibiza, he is very close to his victim. When the lean white schooner Snowgoose sails into the harbour, Black knows it is time to move in for the kill
Smoke Island, a novel by Antony Trew( Book )
9 editions published between 1964 and 1989 in 3 languages and held by 112 libraries worldwide
The adventures of a group of modern masculine and feminine Crusoes who, after a plane crash and agonizing days in a dinghy, reach an uninhabited island
Road to the River by Antony Trew( Book )
5 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and held by 56 libraries worldwide
Towards the tamarind trees by Antony Trew( Book )
3 editions published between 1970 and 1972 in English and held by 48 libraries worldwide
A hunting party in the Rhodesian bush, a dour Scottish prospector and a terrorist from north of the Zambesi move towards an explosive crisis
Sea fever by Antony Trew( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and held by 44 libraries worldwide
Bannister's chart by Antony Trew( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 40 libraries worldwide
It seems to be just another adventure cruise - in truth a dull affair plagued by complaining passengers and cramped quarters. But this is to be a very different cruise from all the others. The tension heightens as the ship changes its course to follow a map - Bannister's chart - in search of long-lost cargoes of gold
Kleber's convoy by Antony Trew( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 1972 and 2002 in English and held by 28 libraries worldwide
German Kapitanleutnant Johan Kleber sights convoy JW137, bound for Murmansk. When the British Admiralty intercepts his report and passes the information to the escort vessels, Lieutenant-Commander Redman is shocked to recognize Kleber's name as the man who saved his life on a Swiss ski slope and with whose sister he had been in love
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Alternative Names
Antony Trew South African writer
トルー, アントニー
トルー, アントニイ
English (185)
Finnish (9)
German (5)
Spanish (5)
French (4)
Dutch (4)
Czech (3)
Danish (2)
Swedish (2)
Japanese (1)
Italian (1)
Norwegian (1)
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