WorldCat Identities

Trew, Antony 1906-

Works: 70 works in 320 publications in 12 languages and 6,607 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
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Antony Trew
Sea fever by Antony Trew( Book )

16 editions published between 1980 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 561 WorldCat member 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
The Moonraker mutiny by Antony Trew( Book )

16 editions published between 1972 and 2007 in English and Dutch and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tired, old freighter is homeward bound, but the calm of the humdrum voyage is shattered by the warning of a cyclone ahead. From that moment on, neither crew member nor reader has time to draw breath, as the panic-stricken crew turn on their captain and abandon ship
Yashimoto's last dive by Antony Trew( Book )

13 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 508 WorldCat member 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
Ultimatum by Antony Trew( Book )

17 editions published between 1976 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 487 WorldCat member 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 )

31 editions published between 1962 and 2007 in 7 languages and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kleber's convoy by Antony Trew( Book )

26 editions published between 1973 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 462 WorldCat member 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 461 WorldCat member 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 )

22 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 401 WorldCat member 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 )

7 editions published between 1982 and 1984 in English and held by 392 WorldCat member 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 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Zhukov briefing by Antony Trew( Book )

6 editions published between 1975 and 1977 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member 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 sea break by Antony Trew( Book )

13 editions published between 1966 and 2012 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lieutenant Commander Widmark had truly earned his nickname 'The Butcher' in mediterranean waters. He derided the Geneva Convention and the pusillanimity that sometimes delayed action against the enemy for diplomatic reasons. In his view war was a rough and bloody business in which those who stopped at nothing would be victorious. This is the exciting story of Widmark's greatest adventure, the organization and execution of a private cutting-out operation designed - regardless of any consequences - to strike a single telling blow for his own side. Widmark plans to seize and sail the 8,000-tonne
The chalk circle by Antony Trew( Book )

5 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member 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 white schooner by Antony Trew( Book )

13 editions published between 1969 and 2012 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member 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
Road to the River by Antony Trew( Book )

8 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Smoke Island, a novel by Antony Trew( Book )

12 editions published between 1964 and 1989 in 4 languages and held by 112 WorldCat member 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
Towards the tamarind trees by Antony Trew( Book )

3 editions published between 1970 and 1972 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member 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( Recording )

6 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bannister's chart by Antony Trew( Recording )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member 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( Recording )

4 editions published between 1972 and 2002 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member 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

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The Moonraker mutinyYashimoto's last diveUltimatumKleber's convoyBannister's chartDeath of a supertankerThe white schoonerSea fever