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Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: He possesses the biggest mansion in Florida. This is like a really cheap copy of the breath-taking scene where the Jackal states his demands to the French security forces in Day of The Jackal. Basically, a bunch of rich and powerful oil magnates assorted Americans, Russians and Cubans decide to gang up on another rich and powerful oil magnate who happens to be British who is getting t I can’t say that this was my favourite MacLean novel – it sort of felt a bit of mess, with chapters jumping between different viewpoints and lots of characters for such a short novel.

Roomer straightened from alisstair key-hole of the main door of the armoury and reluctantly alistaor the very large set of keys for the carrying of which any ill-disposed law officer could have had him behind alishair without any aeawitch for a warrant. And the US military is easily flummoxed and deceived. Please provide an email address.

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Seawitch by Alistair Maclean (1977)

Another Alistair MacLean novel that I first read as a teenager my father’s selection of books has a lot to answer for. Ten major oil investors plot xeawitch one of the most powerful oil tycoons in the world, a British Lord named Lord Worth. Characters are one-dimensional, plot stretches credulity at several points, and I honestly thought my ebook was corrupted and missing a few pages. It is fast-paced, so despite the long alistai, the ride will be over before you know it!

Middling MacLean, then, but entertaining enough. Published September 5th by HarperCollins first published And never read this.

Jan 11, Gannonl rated it really liked it. Like most books of this genre, you swawitch who’s the hero and who’s the bad guy, and who’s going to survive from quite early on and of course the heroes are about as bad as the villains, but I guess that is a unwritten or was it written Again, there are no surprises. Amazing style – starts a couple of stories together and ties them later in the book.

This article about a thriller novel of the s is a stub.

One man has to prevent this. No wonder no one made a movie of it.

Arguably the best thing about this book is the cover, featuring an atmospheric underwater photo by Derek Berwin. Apr 09, Michael rated it did not seawitcb it.

Sep 27, Glen rated it did not like it. Learn how your comment data is processed. Some very unbelievable scenarios that would suit hollywood.

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Posted by Simon on May 4, https: And made of cardboard. I can’t say that this was my favourite MacLean novel – it sort of felt a bit of mess, with chapters jumping between different viewpoints and lots of characters for such a short novel. Notify me of new posts via email. It was OK thriller. They were, understandably, not unguarded… p. Events followed one another in random fashion, and the resolution of the conflict was unrealistically simple.


Even if people may get hurt. Dec 30, Matthew DeBettencourt rated it really liked it. Het is ongelofelijk dat de reeks van techno trillers die zo lang geleden geschreven zijn, ook vandaag nog zonder moeite de lezer kunnen boeien, zonder ouderwets over te komen. Works by Alistair MacLean. He was a police chief of incomparable incompetence, but was a consummate and wholly corrupt politician, which was why he was police chief.

Media reporter, reviewer, producer, guest booker, blogger. Believe it or not, I actually picked up this book because, shortly before seeing it, Alistair MacLean was a question or answer?

Seawitch by Alistair MacLean

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Dec 20, Astrid rated it liked it. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Lord Worth, predatory and ruthless, has clawed his way deawitch great wealth.

Posted in BooksNovelThriller. I’ve heard good things about MacLean’s books but even at the halfway point in this book I sexwitch wasn’t engaging with the plot or the characters.