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Charles Nordhoff (1) (1887–1947)

Forfatter af Mytteri på Bounty

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Charles Nordhoff (1) has been aliased into Charles Bernard Nordhoff.

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Works have been aliased into Charles Bernard Nordhoff.

Mytteri på Bounty (1932) 1,632 eksemplarer
The Bounty Trilogy (1932) 768 eksemplarer
I kamp med havet (1651) 290 eksemplarer
Pitcairn's island (1934) 284 eksemplarer
Falcons of France (1929) 153 eksemplarer
Botany Bay (1656) — Forfatter — 73 eksemplarer
The Pearl Lagoon (1924) 45 eksemplarer
No More Gas (1940) 33 eksemplarer
The Dark River (1938) 29 eksemplarer
The High Barbaree (1945) 21 eksemplarer
Men Without Country (1942) 9 eksemplarer
Pícaro (1924) 3 eksemplarer

Associated Works

Works have been aliased into Charles Bernard Nordhoff.

Passage to Marseille [1944 film] (1944) — Original novel — 25 eksemplarer
High Seas: Stories of Battle and Adventure From the Age of Sail (2002) — Bidragyder — 21 eksemplarer

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Twenty one men were placed in the Bounty's launch following the celebrated mutiny. Lt. Bligh brought all but one of them to Timor island, the closest European colony. This is a novel necessarily kinder to Bligh than the two Hollywood films made in 1935, and 1965. In the opinion of Bligh's biographers, Bligh was a magnificent bad weather sailor, and a very good Navigator, but a very difficult human being to live with. In a rowboat with only seven inches (17.7 cm) of freeboard, it must have been a very difficult 2500 miles. Try "The Bounty" a British/Australian co-production for a better view of Bligh.… (mere)
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DinadansFriend | 5 andre anmeldelser | Mar 5, 2024 |
Great historical fiction about the mutiny on the Bounty in the Tahiti area and William Bligh's long boat voyage of survival. The old copy I read had some great illustrations.
 
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kslade | 12 andre anmeldelser | Dec 8, 2022 |
Pitcairn's Island follows the mutineers of the Bounty as they take refuge on the loneliest island in the Pacific.
In the annals of seafaring there is no more fascinating account of South Seas adventure than Pitcairn's Island. The novel unfolds a tale of desperation, profligacy, and betrayal as it chronicles the fate of Fletcher Christian, his fellow mutineers aboard H.M.S. Bounty, and a handful of Tahitians, who together take refuge on the loneliest island in the Pacific. Living undiscovered for eighteen years, the settlers of Pitcairn establish a primitive but thriving community whose peace is ultimately shattered by a struggle of bitter vengeance.… (mere)
 
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Gmomaj | 7 andre anmeldelser | Jun 14, 2022 |

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