y No Highway single work   novel  
Issue Details: First known date: 1948 1948
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Adaptations

form y No Highway No Highway in the Sky Alec Coppel , United Kingdom (UK) : 20th Century Fox , 1951 6394671 1951 single work film/TV thriller crime

A researcher at the Royal Aircraft Establishment becomes convinced that the 'Reindeer' clas airliners have a fatal flaw that will lead them to crash after a set number of hours.

Notes

  • Epigraph: Lines from John Masefield's 'The Wanderer'.
  • Condensed and translated version published by Reader's Digest of Belgium.
  • Other formats: Also braille and sound recording.

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • London,
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      Heinemann , 1948 .
      Extent: 315p.
      Reprinted: 1964 , 1990 , 1968 , 1976 , 1970
      Note/s:
      • First reviewed in TLS, 4 December 1948.
    • New York (City), New York (State),
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      Ballantine Books , 1948 .
      Extent: 250p.
      Reprinted: 1963
    • New York (City), New York (State),
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      United States of America (USA),
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      William Morrow , 1948 .
      Extent: 346p.
      Note/s:
      • Published 31 August 1948.
    • Melbourne City, Melbourne, Victoria,: Heinemann , 1949 .
      Extent: 314p.
      Reprinted: 1953
    • London,
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      England,
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      The Book Club , 1950 .
      Extent: 314p.
    • New York (City), New York (State),
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      Dell , 1951 .
      Extent: 287p.
      • Publisher: Pan
      London,
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      Pan , 1963 .
      Extent: 280p.
      Reprinted: 1969 , 1979
      ISBN: 0330020722
    • Geneva,
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      Switzerland,
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      Edito-Service , 1970-1979 .
      Extent: 267p.
      Note/s:
      • Distributed by Heron Books.
  • Appears in:
    y A Nevil Shute Omnibus Nevil Shute , London : Heinemann , 1973 Z1423366 1973 selected work novel London : Heinemann , 1973
  • Appears in:
    y A Town Like Alice ; Pied Piper ; The Far Country ; The Chequer Board ; No Highway Nevil Shute , London : Heinemann Octopus Publishing Group , 1976 Z1423345 1976 selected work novel London : Heinemann Octopus Publishing Group , 1976 pg. [735]-924
    • New York (City), New York (State),
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      Charter , 1976 .
      Extent: 271p.
      ISBN: 0441583458
    • Larchmont, New York (State),
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      Queens House , 1977 .
      Extent: 281p.
    • New York (City), New York (State),
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      United States of America (USA),
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      Award Books , 1977 .
      Extent: 271p.
    • Leicester, Leicestershire,
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      England,
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      United Kingdom (UK),
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      Western Europe, Europe,
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      Charnwood , 1985 .
      Extent: 445p.
      ISBN: 0708983049
    • London,
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      England,
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      Mandarin , 1990 .
      Extent: 349p.
      ISBN: 0749304138
    • Port Melbourne, South Melbourne - Port Melbourne area, Melbourne - Inner South, Melbourne, Victoria,: Mandarin , 1991 .
    • London,
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      England,
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      Western Europe, Europe,
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      New York (City), New York (State),
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      House of Stratus , 2000 .
      Extent: 343p.
      ISBN: 1842322737
Alternative title: Mellemlanding
Language: Danish
    • Copenhagen,
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      Denmark,
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      Scandinavia, Western Europe, Europe,
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      Skrifola , 1963 .
      Extent: 210p.
    • Copenhagen,
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      Denmark,
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      Scandinavia, Western Europe, Europe,
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      Lademann , 1973 .
      Extent: 329p.
  • Appears in:
    y Nevil Shute Omnibus Nevil Shute , Baarn : Zuid-Hollandsche U. M. , 1977 Z1423378 1977 selected work novel Baarn : Zuid-Hollandsche U. M. , 1977 pg. 257-479

Works about this Work

Intrigue, Mystery Top Read Keith Tremayne , 1991 single work review
— Appears in: The Saturday Mercury , 6 April 1991; (p. 20)

— Review of No Highway Nevil Shute 1948 single work novel ; Lazarus Morris West 1990 single work novel
Intrigue, Mystery Top Read Keith Tremayne , 1991 single work review
— Appears in: The Saturday Mercury , 6 April 1991; (p. 20)

— Review of No Highway Nevil Shute 1948 single work novel ; Lazarus Morris West 1990 single work novel
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