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6 edition of The Mutiny on the Bounty found in the catalog.

The Mutiny on the Bounty

by Patrick O"Brien

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  • 3 Currently reading

Published by Walker Books for Young Readers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Oceania,
  • History - General,
  • Children: Grades 1-2,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s 9-12 - History - General,
  • Ocean travel,
  • Mutiny,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction / History / General,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Fiction,
  • 18th century,
  • Bounty Mutiny, 1789,
  • History

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages40
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7877566M
    ISBN 100802795889
    ISBN 109780802795885

    Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for The Mutiny on Board H.M.S. Bounty, by William Bligh and Bounty (Ship) (, Book, Illustrated) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products!   The mutiny on HMS Bounty, in the South Pacific on 28 April , is one of history's great epics - and in the hands of Peter FitzSimons it comes to life as never before. Commissioned by the Royal Navy to collect breadfruit plants from Tahiti and take them to the West Indies, the Bounty's crew found themselves in a tropical paradise/5().

    Mutiny on The Bounty is the thrilling account of the strange, eventful, and tragic voyage of His Majesty's Ship Bounty, which culminated in Fletcher Christian's mutiny against Captain Bligh. The story of the Bounty will be told as long as men sail the sea. This book is more interesting than the near-fictional Mutiny on the Bounty by Nordoff and Hall or any version produced by Hollywood. Add to cart. Categories: Islands, Nautical. Series: Adventure & Exploration - 76 ISBN: Pages: Reviews (0) Reviews.

    Mutiny 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 in The novel tells the story through a fictional first-person narrator by the name of Roger Byam, based on actual crew member Peter Heywood. Byam, although not one of the mutineers, remains with the Bounty. Just before sunrise on the morning of Ap , in the far reaches of the South Pacific. Master's Mate Fletcher Christian and three other men, armed with cutlasses, bayonets and a musket, apprehended Lieutenant William Bligh and placed him and eighteen officers and crewmen in a small boat. This mutiny on board His Majesty's armed transport Bounty impelled every man on a fateful course 4/5(19).


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The Mutiny on the Bounty by Patrick O"Brien Download PDF EPUB FB2

The bestselling author of The Mutiny on the Bounty book Endurance reveals the startling truth behind the legend of the Mutiny on the Bounty, the most famous sea story of all time. More than two centuries have passed since Fletcher Christian mutinied against Lt. Bligh on a small armed transport vessel called by: The mutiny on HMS Bounty, in the South Pacific on 28 Aprilis one of history's great epics - and in the hands of Peter FitzSimons it comes to life as never sioned by the Royal Navy to collect breadfruit plants from Tahiti and take them to the West Indies, the Bounty's crew found themselves in a tropical paradise/5(18).

(The Bounty Trilogy #1) MUTINY ON THE BOUNTY is the thrilling account of the strange, eventful, and tragic voyage of His Majesty's Ship Bounty inwhich culminated in Fletcher Christian's mutiny against Captain Bligh.4/5.

The Mutiny on the Bounty book. Read 10 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Life sailing with the Royal Navy in the 's was particu 4/5. Contents Books About: After the mutiny on the Bounty on 28 Aprilled by Fletcher Christian, Captain William Bligh and 18 others were forced onto a 7-metre-long open boat and cast adrift.

It was the beginning of a day, kilometre journey from Tofua (a. ‘Mutiny on the Bounty’ portrays the fateful voyage of H.M.S bounty from the stories which James Hall and Charles Nordhoff gathered for "Mutiny on the Bounty" one of a trilogy of books.

The Mutiny on the Bounty, Sign up for our newsletter and enter to win the second edition of our book, Atlas Obscura: An Explorer’s Guide to the World’s Hidden Wonders. Mutiny on the HMS Bounty 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.

O'Brien, whose other seafaring books include The Great Ships () and Duel of the Ironclads (), tells of the famous mutiny on the British naval vessel Bounty in Commanded by William Bligh and, under him, Fletcher Christian, the ship sailed from England to Tahiti/5(10).

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.

review: The Mutiny on the Bounty has always been one of my top 5 favorite books and I've read socialogical studies about Pitcairns Island and other odd bits and pieces.

I suppose of the three films made, The Bounty, the last, is the closest to the actual relationship between Bligh and Christian.4/5. Of all his adventures at sea, he singles out the most significant: the mutiny aboard the Bounty. As a result of that mutiny, he was locked in irons, brought back to England, tried by a court-martial, and condemned to die by hanging.

The prologue therefore arouses our curiosity because we are obviously interested in learning how he escaped death. Many years ago, too many to remember, I did read Nordoff and Hall's book Mutiny on the Bounty. I suspect it was when I was in high school. Nordoff and Hall's Mutiny on the Bounty was considered a "boy's" book at that time.

Published in the 30s, their book was the basis of several movies in which William Bligh was portrayed as a bully and a tyrant.4/5. The first, Mutiny on the Bounty, is narrated by Byam, the fictional midshipman played by Franchot Tone in the film; the Bligh of the book is if anything even more monstrous than the Bligh of the film, and the confusion of the mutiny itself - a ten-minute spurt of late-night impulse which had long-lasting effects - better conveyed/5.

This review of The Bounty by Caroline Alexander was first published in The Telegraph in October 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 /5.

Download The Mutiny On Board H.M.S. Bounty PDF Books; Download The Mutiny On Board H.M.S. Bounty PDF Books. William Bligh Septem Saddleback Educational Publ. English - 65 pages - ISBN X - ISBN 4 / 5 by 86 votes.

Not book 4/5(86). Directed by Lewis Milestone, Carol Reed. With Marlon Brando, Trevor Howard, Richard Harris, Hugh Griffith.

InBritish ship Bounty leaves Portsmouth to bring a cargo of bread-fruit from Tahiti but the savage on-board conditions imposed by Captain Bligh trigger a mutiny led by officer Fletcher Christian/10(K). Mutiny on the Bounty: A saga of sex, sedition, mayhem and mutiny, and survival against extraordinary odds A Narrative Of The Mutiny, On Board His Majesty's Ship Bounty; And The Subsequent Voyage Of Part Of The Crew, In The Ship's Boat.

Mutiny on the Bounty (Dover Books on Literature & Drama) by William Bligh. out of 5 stars Roger Byam The fictitious narrative character used by the authors to tell the story of the mutiny on the ically, there was no such person as Byam; he is simply a creation of the authors in order to dramatize the latter portion of the novel.

Mutiny on the Bounty is an "astounding sea tale" (New York Times) that thrills readers young and old with its action-packed account of treachery and survival in the South Pacific. 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 /5(12).

Books with the subject: Bounty Mutiny () Up to 20 books are listed, in descending order of popularity "Bounty" Trilogy: Mutiny on the "Bounty", Men Against the Sea and Pitcairn's Island Charles Nordhoff, James Norman Hall. Info/Buy.

The Bounty: The True Story of the Mutiny on the Bounty Caroline Alexander.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.Free download or read online The Mutiny on the Bounty Trilogy pdf (ePUB) book.

The first edition of the novel was published inand was written by Charles Bernard Nordhoff. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Hardcover format. The main characters of this classics, adventure story are,/5.