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Rod Whitaker (I) (1931–2005)

In the words of Edward Rochester to Jane Eyre - Whitaker's humble beginnings must have made him -- "tenacious of life." Born to an impoverished family, Whitaker was more Canadian than American since the family moved near Montreal, Canada anticipating a better life during his early years-apparently speaking only French until age nine. Most of his ... See full bio »


(age 74) in England, UK

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 2004 Hot Night in the City (short story - as Trevanian)
 1975 The Eiger Sanction (novel - as Trevanian) / (screenplay)

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Other Works:

"1339 . . . or So: Being an Apology for a Peddler" (novel, written under pseudonym Nicholas Seare) See more »

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Nicholas Seare | Trevanian

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