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Creator: Elleston Trevor

Elleston Trevor (1920 1995) was a British novelist who wrote under various pseudonyms, including Adam Hall and Simon Rattray.

As Adam Hall he wrote the Quiller espionage novels.

As Simon Rattray he wrote a series of novels featuring Amateur Sleuth Hugo Bishop. (These have also been published under the Adam Hall name in some markets.)

His best-known work as Elleston Trevor is The Flight of the Phoenix, the basis for the 1965 film of the same name. Under the same pen-name he also wrote Squadron Airborne, depicting a week or twonote  in the life of an RAF fighter squadron during the Battle of Britain, The Big Pick-Up, about a squad of British soldiers retreating to Dunkirk in June 1940, and Bury Him Among Kings, a World War I novel about the Sibling Rivalry between two brothers fighting in the trenches.
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alternative title(s): Adam Hall; Elleston Trevor
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