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HMS "Bounty"

Maxwell, John

HMS "Bounty"

by Maxwell, John

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Published by Cape in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fiction in English.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibl.: p.287.

    Statement(by) John Maxwell.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination287p. ;
    Number of Pages287
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22339901M
    ISBN 100224014145
    OCLC/WorldCa3482410

      Eventful History of the Mutiny and Piratical Seizure of H.M.S. Bounty: Its Cause and Consequences, The by Sir John Barrow () (audiobook) The. Category Film & Animation.   James Norman Hall () was an American author best known for the novel Mutiny on the Bounty with co-author Charles Bernard Nordhoff () an English-born American novelist and on the Bounty is the title of the novel by Charles Nordhoff and James Norman Hall, based on the mutiny against Lieutenant William Bligh, commanding officer of the Bounty 5/5(5).

      "The Bounty" could not have been a more enjoyable, and fascinating reading experience. I am still depressed the book is book tells as true a story of the muntiny as one could expect. It was not,of course, like the old "Bounty Trilogy," but it was written as well, and told a wonderful non-fictionl account of the events.5/5(5). Buy a cheap copy of The Mutiny On Board H.M.S. Bounty book. Free shipping over $

    The Eventful History of the Mutiny and Piratical Seizure of HMS Bounty recounts a fascinating piece of history and is a great experience to read. On December 31 , the HMS Bounty, a small sailing vessel embarked from Spithead Harbor, England bound for Tahiti.5/5(2).   HMS Bounty by bryanc - Artesania Latina - Scale Facebook Enjoy a free issue of the Nautical Research Journal The Nautical Research Guild has made the Spring digital edition of the Nautical Research Journal free to everyone during the COVID pandemic.


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Five years later, as she sought to set forth "The True Story of the Mutiny on the Bounty" (the book’s subtitle), she followed in the footsteps of earlier Bounty historians like Richard Hough, whose "Captain Bligh and HMS Bounty book Christian" () first set forth the revisionist thesis that perhaps William Bligh was not such a villain, and Fletcher Cited by: The Mutiny on Board HMS Bounty is about a captain named William Bligh, his crew, and their journey.

The mutiny starts because Christian, one of Bligh's crew, wants power, and the mutiny starts with nothing to stop it. The mutiny leads to Captain Bligh and the people who did not mutiny against him being forced into a small boat, called a launch 4/5(17).

Undoubtedly a worthy accurate account by Lieutenant Bligh of the events surrounding the mutiny on HMS Bounty. Ok its' not a 'boys' adventure' novel, this book is the real thing.

Upon its conclusion one does tend to view the entire mutiny and consequent abandonment at sea as an achievement worthy of the highest acclamation/5(5).

HMS Bounty was under the command of year-old Lieutenant William Bligh, an inexperienced commander who lacked the respect of a crew attracted to the promise of an easy life in a Tahitian paradise.

Fletcher Christian led HMS Bounty book the crew in mutiny against Bligh and after overpowering all resistance, they cast their deposed captain adrift along Brand: Bloomsbury Publishing.

A historic mutiny occurred during his command of HMS Bounty in ; Bligh and his loyal men made a remarkable voyage to Timor, 3, nautical miles (6, km; 4, mi), after being set adrift in the Bounty's launch by the mutineers/5.

The ship is the HMS Bounty, the captain is William Bligh, and their destination is Tahiti. Mutiny on the Bounty is the first novel to explore all the events relating to the Bounty’s voyage, from their long journey across the ocean to their adventures on the island of Tahiti and.

Mutiny on the Bounty (Dover Books on Literature & Drama) Paperback – Ap Granted it's not for everyone, but if you are interested in the story of the HMS Bounty, this is a must read. Read more. 4 people found this helpful. Helpful. Comment Report abuse. Fuller.

out of 5 stars Great adventure story/5(35). The Mutiny on Board HMS Bounty is about a ship-full of men that goes on an adventure. They go to many different islands and deal with many different kinds of people.

But, in the middle of the trip, half of the crew turns against the captian/5. Complete summary of James Norman Hall, Charles Nordhoff's Mutiny on the Bounty. eNotes plot summaries cover all the significant action of Mutiny on the Bounty. The Bounty sets sail in Novemberand its crew is introduced to the reader.

The ship makes calls on several islands during its journey to Tahiti, and, meanwhile, conditions aboard the ship begin to. Mutiny on the Bounty book. Read reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

An action-packed fictional telling of the events on the HMS B 4/5. The crew of the HMS Bounty, led by Fletcher Christian, mutinied in the Friendly Islands in the South Seas, sailing for the Pitcairn Islands on Ap Captain Bligh, captain of The Bounty 5/5.

Mutiny on the Bounty. These pages are from the logbook of the HMS Bounty. The ship's captain, William Bligh, wrote this entry. It tells of how some of his crew, led by Fletcher Christian, took control of the ship. Bligh was allowed to take this journal and some other papers away with him, which is why the document survives today.

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Please practice hand-washing and social distancing, and check out our resources for adapting to these times. Three weeks into a journey from Tahiti to the West Indies, the HMS Bounty is seized in a mutiny led by Fletcher Christian, the master’s mate. Captain William Bligh and 18 of.

The Bounty Trilogy is a book comprising three novels by Charles Nordhoff and James Norman relates events prior to, during and subsequent to the Mutiny on the Bounty.

The three novels, previously published separately, are:— Mutiny on the Bounty, first published ; Men Against the Sea, first published ; Pitcairn's Island, first published Cherished as one of the most thrilling sea adventures ever recorded, Mutiny on the Bounty has sold millions of copies and enthralled generations of readers around the world in the eight decades since its initial publication.

The novel reprises a true story -- the strange, eventful, and tragic voyage of His Majesty's Ship Bounty inwhich culminated in Fletcher Christian's mutiny /5(96). The mutiny on the Royal Navy vessel HMS Bounty occurred in the south Pacific on 28 April Disaffected crewmen, led by Acting Lieutenant Fletcher Christian, seized control of the ship from their captain, Lieutenant William Bligh, and set him and 18 loyalists adrift in the ship's open mutineers variously settled on Tahiti or on Pitcairn Island.

Activities on Board. Our crew offers you a one-life-time experience on the HMS Bounty. Go back to the 17th century and discover how it was on a ship like this. Bounty was an enlarged reconstruction of the original Royal Navy sailing ship HMS in Lunenburg, Nova Scotia inshe sank off the coast of North Carolina during Hurricane Sandy on 29 October The tall ship was often referred to as HMS Bounty, but was not entitled to the use of the prefix "HMS" as she was not commissioned into the Royal : Sunk off the coast of North Carolina during.

The Bounty was commissioned on June 8,and Lieutenant William Bligh was appointed her commander on August (A list of her entire complement appears in the November commentary in Part I). The history of the Bounty is told in detail in Part I of this book.

Buy a cheap copy of The Mutiny on Board HMS Bounty book by William Bligh. Cast out from their ship by Fletcher Christian and his rebel band, William Bligh and eighteen seamen were forced to journey thousands of miles to the nearest port Free shipping over $/5(3).The men of HMS Bounty, sent from England in search of breadfruit two years earlier, were tired, they were sick of Bligh’s tough command style, and mostly, they really, really wanted to go back.