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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His two daughters are beautiful, one a blonde, one a redhead.

Learn how your comment data is processed. So I read it, and I enjoyed it. He possesses the biggest mansion in Florida. This seems to involve getting trapped on the oilrig, being shot and easily killing off quite a aliistair of people.

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Seawitch First edition cover UK. The tale of murder and revenge sfawitch on a remote oil rig, from the acclaimed master of action and suspense.

The bad guys have destruction of epic proportions in mind. Our hero is beyond skill and beyond reproach. That is the way that ten of the biggest oil magnates work. Alistair MacLean brought us a swathe of novels with heroes who go beyond, who dare.

Seawitch by Alistair Maclean (1977)

Mar 18, Ludo Theuns rated it really liked it Shelves: I read lots of MacLean during my teens. Derek is still active and has a blog with a potted biography, some wonderful underwater shots and links to numerous other sites which feature his great photos. The story is fast paced with all of Alistair MacLean intrigues and suspense. So an ok read, but a bit strange – and don’t get me started on the two cardboard cut-out daughters – if anyone in the history of the world had ever spoken or acted as they do, I’d eat my proverbial hat!


The Sea Witch is an oil drilling platform in the North Sea. Sep 27, Glen rated it did not like it. These plots have the tacky predictability of made-for-TV movies, every one of the scenes conforming to your lowest expectations. Believe it or not, I actually picked up this book because, shortly before seeing it, Alistair MacLean was a question or answer? MacLean at the top of his game.

Like most books of this genre, you know 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 macpean or was it written Posted in BooksNovelThriller.

A three legged oil drilling rig owned by a British Lord, 10 of seawicth competitors who wants the lord and his rig destroyed to stabilize oil prices, a villain who will undertake the demolition of the lord and his rig and two ex cops turned private detectives – these are the characters.

Grenades and Schmeiser submachineguns roar back and forth on the concrete rig while rival helicopters and submersibles rattle sabres at each other. Lord Worth, predatory and ruthless, has clawed his way to great wealth. Notify me of new posts via email.


And never read this. Oct aliztair, George K. I will possibly always like MacLean’s novels, simply for the break from reality they provide. Mar 08, Neil Fulwood rated it liked it. To ask other readers questions about Seawitchplease sign up. Pages to import images to Wikidata All stub articles.


The characters are stock, straight from central casting: Again, there are no surprises. Dec 30, Matthew DeBettencourt rated it really liked it. Aug 16, Warwick rated it did not like it. alistzir

John The tale of murder and revenge set on a remote oil rig, from the acclaimed master of action and suspense. Everything sort of comes out ok in the end, although the body count is astronomically high and nuclear weapons are used to get rid of the evidence – so happy ever after!

Oct 06, Srikanth R rated it it was ok. No trivia or quizzes yet. Scoffield was a large, rubicund, smiling man, the easy-going essence of good nature. Behind it all lurks a vague threat that they might stir up such an extreme international incident as to start a major war.

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