WorldCat Identities

Trew, Antony 1906-1996

Works: 72 works in 357 publications in 14 languages and 5,907 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Thrillers (Fiction)  Action and adventure fiction  Psychological fiction  War stories  Adventure stories  Novels  Conference papers and proceedings  Detective and mystery fiction  Sea stories 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PR9369.3.T7, 823
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Antony Trew
Ultimatum by Antony Trew( Book )

17 editions published between 1976 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 551 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
Kleber's convoy by Antony Trew( Book )

29 editions published between 1973 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 533 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
Sea fever by Antony Trew( Book )

18 editions published between 1980 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Martin Savage gave up everything in order to compete in the Tristar, the first single-handed ocean race to be held in the northern winter
The Moonraker mutiny by Antony Trew( Book )

21 editions published between 1972 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tired old freighter, the Moonraker, is homeward bound from Freemantle to Mauritius when there is a cyclone warning
Yashimoto's last dive by Antony Trew( Book )

17 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 462 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
Two hours to darkness by Antony Trew( Book )

33 editions published between 1962 and 2007 in 8 languages and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For most of her crew, the Retaliate's Baltic cruise is a routine one, and her sixteen nuclear missiles no more than a silent threat to the Russians. But the submarine's captain, Commander Shadde, is obsessed with the communist menace, and haunted by the memory of his one act of cowardice. As the submarine approaches the end of her voyage, a letter from his wife threatening divorce pushes Shadde to the brink of madness - in a vessel where nuclear war is just a touch of a button away
Bannister's chart by Antony Trew( Book )

12 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This would be a very different cruise from all the others. A cyclone engulfs the decrepit little coaster and one of the passengers has driven a knife into the jugular vein of another."--Jacket
Death of a supertanker by Antony Trew( Book )

22 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 'Ocean Mammoth' was one of finest 'monster tankers' to take to the sea, but economic shifts meant it was no longer useful, and its 'death' was contrived to look like an accident. But who was responsible would not emerge until the final stages of the Court of Inquiry, in a moment of sudden drama
Running wild by Antony Trew( Book )

10 editions published between 1982 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 355 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 )

11 editions published between 1979 and 1982 in English and Finnish and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sea break by Antony Trew( Book )

14 editions published between 1966 and 2012 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member 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 )

13 editions published between 1969 and 2012 in English and held by 253 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."--Publisher description
The Zhukov briefing by Antony Trew( Book )

10 editions published between 1975 and 1977 in English and Swedish and held by 194 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 chalk circle by Antony Trew( Book )

6 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and held by 151 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
Road to the River by Antony Trew( Book )

8 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and held by 130 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 105 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
Sea fever by Antony Trew( Recording )

7 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Towards the tamarind trees by Antony Trew( Book )

3 editions published between 1970 and 1972 in English and held by 38 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
Bannister's chart by Antony Trew( Recording )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 35 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 23 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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Kleber's convoySea feverThe Moonraker mutinyYashimoto's last diveBannister's chartDeath of a supertankerThe white schoonerSea fever
Alternative Names
Antony Trew South African writer

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