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[[J. Andrew Keith]] was a Traveller author, contributor, and fan.
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* This talented and accomplished [[gentlesophont]] can be found on the [[Wall of Heroes]].
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== Description (Biography) ==
 
'''John Andrew Keith (August 31, 1958 - August 7, 1999)''', with his brother [[William H. Keith, Jr.]], were two of the most prolific writers of the [[Classic Traveller]] era materials.
 
'''John Andrew Keith (August 31, 1958 - August 7, 1999)''', with his brother [[William H. Keith, Jr.]], were two of the most prolific writers of the [[Classic Traveller]] era materials.
  
 
- ''Author, poet, Traveller. We miss you.'' - [http://www.freelancetraveller.com/jakeith/jakeith.html John Andrew Keith Memorial Site] -
 
- ''Author, poet, Traveller. We miss you.'' - [http://www.freelancetraveller.com/jakeith/jakeith.html John Andrew Keith Memorial Site] -
  
==Classic Traveller Books published by GDW==
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===Pen Names===
# [[The Chamax Plague/Horde]] 1981
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From the [http://www.freelancetraveller.com/jakeith/jakeith.html John Andrew Keith Memorial Site] -
# [[Divine Intervention/Night of Conquest]] 1982
 
# [[Murder on Arcturus Station]] 1983
 
# [[Nomads of the World Ocean]] 1983
 
# Alien Module 1 [[Aslan (Alien Module)|Aslan]] 1984
 
 
 
==Books, Supplements, and Folio Adventures==
 
Cargonaut Press, Digest Group Publications, FASA, Gamelords, GDW, Marischal Adventures, and Seeker:
 
  
===GDW===
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::A note regarding pen names in the words of William H. Keith, Jr.:
*[[K'kree (Alien Module)|Alien Module 2: K'Kree]]
 
*[[Vargr (Alien Module)|Alien Module 3: Vargr]]
 
*[[Zhodani (Alien Module)|Alien Module 4: Zhodani]]
 
*[[Droyne (Alien Module)|Alien Module 5: Droyne]]
 
*[[Hivers (Alien Module)|Alien Module 7: Hivers]]
 
*[[The Traveller Adventure]]
 
  
  Merchant Prince: Special Supplement 1
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::"We shared several: Keith William Andrews, Keith Douglass, and H. Jay Riker. Back in the Traveller days, when he was doing a ton of writing for the old Journal of the Traveller's Aid Society, he used several pen names, including Keith Douglass and John Marshall, so it wouldn't look like the journal was entirely an Andrew Keith production."
  Exotic Atmospheres: Special Supplement 2
 
  
===Digest Group Publications===
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=== External Links ===
*[[Grand Census]]
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This person has the following external links available:
*[[Grand Survey]]
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* EXTERNAL LINK: http://www.freelancetraveller.com/jakeith/jakeith.html
*[[World Builders' Handbook]]
 
  
    Alien Realms
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== History & Background (Dossier) ==
    Aliens for Traveller
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This person has been involved with Traveller in the following ways:
    Arctic Environment
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* Author
    Ascent to Anekthor
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* Illustrator
    Beltstrike
 
    Escape
 
    Faldor: World of Adventure
 
    Fate of the Sky Raiders
 
    Flight of the Stag
 
    Harrensa Project
 
    Legend of the Sky Raiders
 
    Letter of Marque
 
    Mountain Environment
 
    Ordeal by Eshaar
 
    Pilot's Guide to the Drexilthar Subsector, A
 
    Rogues in Space: Letter of Marque
 
    Rogues in Space: Scam
 
    Salvage Mission
 
    Starport Planetfall
 
    Startown Liberty
 
    Stazlekh Report, The
 
    Trading Team
 
    Trail of the Sky Raiders
 
    Travellers' Aid Society Alien Encyclopedia
 
    Undersea Environment
 
    Uragyad'n of the Seven Pillars
 
    Wanted: Adventurers
 
  
==Magazine Articles==
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=== Traveller RPG Wiki Participation ===
Challenge, Far and Away, Far Traveller, High Passage, Journal of the Travellers' Aid Society, MegaTraveller Journal, Space Gamer, Traveller Chronicle, and Travellers' Digest:
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This person did elect to participate at the wiki.
  
    Adventures in Traveller: Exploration
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=== Bibliography-Ludography (Published Products) ===
    Adventures in Traveller: Trade and Commerce
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This person has authored, contributed, playtested, or otherwise participated in the publication of the following products:  
    Adventures in Traveller: Wilderness Situations
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{{BookList}}
    Adventurette: Jailbreak
 
    Adventurette: Night Rescue
 
    Adventurette: The Last Bastion
 
    Adventurette: Trial By Justice
 
    Amber Zone: Drannixa Gambit
 
    Amber Zone: Embassy in Arms
 
    Amber Zone: Lockbox
 
    Amber Zone: Raid on Stataorlai
 
    Amber Zone: Royal Hunt
 
    Amber Zone: Small Package
 
    Amber Zone: The Birthday Plot
 
    Amber Zone: Tournament
 
    Amber Zone: Tuktaar Connection
 
    Amber Zone Ventures Afar
 
    Amber Zone: Without a Trace
 
    Awaiting Shipment: Petrochemicals
 
    [[Azun (world)|Azun]] (with [[Marc Miller]])
 
    Bestiary: Afeahyaltow
 
    Bestiary: Crested Jabberwock
 
    Bestiary: Doyle's Eel
 
    Bestiary: Garhawk
 
    Bestiary: Ice Crawler
 
    Bestiary: Luugir
 
    Boarding Pass: Jalas Glennol
 
    Caledon Highlanders
 
    Care and Feeding of NPCs
 
    Casual Encounter: Emil "Boomer" Brankovich
 
    Casual Encounter: Enli Iddukagan
 
    Casual Encounter: Fast "Johnny" McRae
 
    Casual Encounter: Gamaagin Kaashukiin
 
    Casual Encounter: Glorinna Firella
 
    Casual Encounter: Gunnar Haelvedssen
 
    Casual Encounter: Ramon San Yarvo
 
    Casual Encounter: Ringaal DeAstera
 
    Casual Encounter: Simone Garibaldi
 
    Civilian Striker Weapons
 
    Closest Encounter
 
    Compleat Starport
 
    Computer Implants
 
    Computer Software for High Guard
 
    Contact: Ael Yael
 
    Contact: Aslan
 
    Contact: The Girug'kagh
 
    Contact: Irklan
 
    Contact: The Girug'kagh
 
    Contact: The Virushi
 
    Dev Landrel
 
    Flare Star
 
    Hunting Bugs
 
    I'm a Doctor, Not a. . .
 
    In Transit: Grav Mining Vehicle
 
    In Transit: Orbital Tug
 
    Newcomers, The
 
    Outside the Expanses: Reaver's Deep
 
    Parachutes
 
    Periastron
 
    Pilot's Guide to Ea Subsector
 
    Pilot's Guide to the Caledon Subsector, A
 
    Pilot's Guide to the Scotian Deep Subsector
 
    Planetfall: Supplementary Material for MegaTraveller
 
    Port Authority Handbook: Arrival In-System
 
    Port Authority Handbook: Communications
 
    Port Authority Handbook: Convoys
 
    Port Authority Handbook: Interdicted Planets
 
    Port Authority Handbook: Inward Clearance
 
    Port of Call: Rejhappur
 
    Port of Call: Roakhoi
 
    Reavers' Deep Sector
 
    Referee's Guide to Planet-building, Parts I and II
 
    Religion in the Two Thousand Worlds
 
    Ship's Locker: Flares and Signalling Devices
 
    Ship's Locker: Torches and Welding Equipment
 
    Ship's Locker: Vargr Corsair Bands
 
    Small Cargoes and Special Handling
 
    Small Cargoes: Three for the Road
 
    Small Cargoes: Afeahyakhtow
 
    Small Cargoes: Hkyadwaeh
 
    Storm
 
    Striking it Rich
 
    Temperature in Traveller
 
    Traveller: The Final Frontier
 
    Traveller's Gear: Body Pressure Suit
 
    Travelling Without a Starship
 
    Umpire Strikes Back!, The
 
    Vargr Grav Platforms
 
    Vland!
 
    Wardn
 
    Wardn Enigma
 
    World's of the Imperium: Fisher's World
 
  
==Miscellaneous Traveller Credits==
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== References & Contributions ([[Sources]]) ==
FASA and Seeker:
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{{Intermediate}}
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{{Sources
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|S1= [[Traveller Wiki Editorial Team]]
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|S2= Author & Contributor: Lord (Marquis) and Master of Sophontology [[Maksim-Smelchak]] of the [[Ministry of Science]]
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}}
  
    Adventure Class Ships I - Booklet II
 
    Adventure Class Ships II - Booklet I & II
 
    Aslan Mercenary Ships - Booklet I & II
 
    I.S.C.V. Leander - Booklet (scenarios: The Hostage, Terminal Velocity, and Raider!)
 
    I.S.P.M.V. Fenris - Booklet (scenarios: Boring From Within, Prisoners at Large, and Suprise Reversed)
 
    I.S.P.M.V. Tethys - Booklet (scenarios: Enemy Action, Staff Meeting, and Retreat from Stiara)
 
    Merchant Class Ships - Booklet I & II
 
    Starport Module I: Hotel Complex - Booklet (scenarios: Break-In, The Gamblers, and Hostages)
 
    Z.I.S.M.V. Vlezhdatl - Booklet (scenarios: Boarding Action, Prize Crew, and Escape)
 
    The Port Authority Handbook: Arrival in System - Article in High Passage 3
 
    Most of Far Traveller 1
 
    Most of Far Traveller 2
 
    Worlds of the Imperium (High Passage 5)
 
    The Port Authority Handbook (High Passage 5)
 
  
 
[[Category:Authors|Keith, J.Andrew]]
 
[[Category:Authors|Keith, J.Andrew]]
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Revision as of 12:48, 7 September 2019

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J. Andrew Keith was a Traveller author, contributor, and fan.

Description (Biography)

John Andrew Keith (August 31, 1958 - August 7, 1999), with his brother William H. Keith, Jr., were two of the most prolific writers of the Classic Traveller era materials.

- Author, poet, Traveller. We miss you. - John Andrew Keith Memorial Site -

Pen Names

From the John Andrew Keith Memorial Site -

A note regarding pen names in the words of William H. Keith, Jr.:
"We shared several: Keith William Andrews, Keith Douglass, and H. Jay Riker. Back in the Traveller days, when he was doing a ton of writing for the old Journal of the Traveller's Aid Society, he used several pen names, including Keith Douglass and John Marshall, so it wouldn't look like the journal was entirely an Andrew Keith production."

External Links

This person has the following external links available:

History & Background (Dossier)

This person has been involved with Traveller in the following ways:

  • Author
  • Illustrator

Traveller RPG Wiki Participation

This person did elect to participate at the wiki.

Bibliography-Ludography (Published Products)

This person has authored, contributed, playtested, or otherwise participated in the publication of the following products:

Books by this Author

Alphabetical List


References & Contributions (Sources)

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