Read Seawitch by Alistair MacLean by Alistair MacLean by Alistair MacLean for free with a 30 day free trial. Read eBook on the web, iPad, iPhone and Android. “Here’s the latest spellbinding thriller from Alistair Maclean – about an enormous, sophisticated, moble oil rig called the Seawitch, anchored off the American. Seawitch by Alistair Maclean (). To wincing observers his modus operandi seemed nothing short of Draconian, but Cronkite would.

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Mar 08, Neil Fulwood rated it liked it. Out of the whole seawith, I liked just one such jokey sentence, for its cartoon brio: Sep 25, Tim rated it it was amazing.

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One man knows this: Even if people may get hurt. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Clearly the Seawitcg had set in during the writing of this one. No trivia or quizzes yet.

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Seawitch by Alistair Maclean (1977)

Lists with This Book. Believe it or not, I actually picked up this book because, shortly before seeing it, Alistair MacLean was a question or answer?


Step in two discredited, but obviously superb ex-policemen, who are in love with the two daughters and who come up with a plot to get them back and foil the bad guys. Our hero is beyond skill and beyond reproach. Each week, our editors select the one author and one book they believe to be most worthy of your attention and highlight them in our Pro Connect email alert.

Unlike some later MacLean books this had, as Elvis would say, a little less conversation a little seawitdh action. Aug 02, Nakul Bende rated it really liked it. First edition cover UK. It was OK thriller.

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By clicking on “Submit” you agree that you have read and agree to the Privacy Policy and Terms of Service. Only he — and the doughty doctor he recruits and the pretty woman journalist -can save the President! This seems to involve getting trapped on the oilrig, being shot and easily killing off quite a lot of people.

Seawitch First edition cover Allistair. To wincing observers his modus operandi seemed nothing alixtair of Draconian, but Cronkite would blasphemously brook no interference.


Dec 30, Matthew DeBettencourt rated it really liked it. Cronkite, the Mmaclean Wayne lookalike, listens to these naughty men squabbling then makes them an outrageous offer: All the characters are the biggest, richest, best or most powerful etc in the land.


I don’t particularly like the characters but for me, reading these books isn’t about the characters, it is simply about the action and that is pretty much non-stop all the way. New York Times 23 Oct Simple plot, fast paced and easily readable and predictable: This one is a complete dud.

Dec 20, Astrid rated it liked it. Action, danger, what more can one ask? Apr 09, Michael rated it did not like it.

As in Ice Station Zebra and The Guns of Navarone, MacLean trots out his big hardware for an engineering adventure-spectacular, laistair kind of melodrama he could write with both arms in a cast and his mouth applied to a Cuba libre straw. They were, understandably, not unguarded… p. Oct 06, Srikanth R rated it it was ok. I read lots of MacLean during my teens.