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Men Against the Sea

Charles Nordhoff

Men Against the Sea

One of the Greatest Sea Stories of All Time

by Charles Nordhoff

  • 371 Want to read
  • 32 Currently reading

Published by Amereon Limited .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • Bounty (Ship),
  • Fiction - General,
  • Fiction,
  • Bligh, William,,
  • 1754-1817

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages158
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9855441M
    ISBN 100891905642
    ISBN 109780891905646
    OCLC/WorldCa23360153

    Men Against the Sea. Listen 2 weeks for free! pages. Type E-book. Language English. Categories. Fiction Adventure.   Title of a book, article or other published item (this will display to the public): The Perfect Storm: A True Story of Men against the Sea ISBN of the winning item.

    Men Against the Sea, 1st Printing, Painted Cover. (HRN , with 1/53 date). Story continued from CI # "Mutiny on the Bounty". Following the mutiny, Captain Bligh and eighteen members of his crew are set adrift in an open boat.   Man's struggle against the sea is a theme that has created some of the world's most exciting stories. Now, in the tradition of Moby Dick comes a New York Times best-seller destined to become a modern classic. Written by journalist Sebastian Junger, The Perfect Storm combines an intimate portrait of a small fishing crew with fascinating scientific data about boats and weather Author: Sebastian Junger.

    About this Item: W.W. Norton, nd (), c, 35th printing, boards & cloth w/gilt spine titles, fine w/dj, pp, 8vo, 'A True Story of Men Against the Sea'. Seller Inventory # More information about this seller | Contact this seller   ‎Man’s struggle against the sea is a theme that has created some of the world’s most exciting stories. Now, in the tradition of Moby Dick comes a New York Times best-seller destined to become a modern classic. Written by journalist Sebastian Junger, The Perfect Storm combines an intimate portrait of 4/5(7).


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Men against the Sea was a real adventure story. I've often read about the journey of the "Bounty" but never about the epic journey of the longboat, hopelessly overloaded, skippered by Captain Bligh. He has a fascinating personality and I would have hated to be on the "Bounty" before the by: 3.

Unsurpassed as a gripping tale of historical adventure, Men Against the Sea is the epic account of the eighteen loyal men set adrift on the high seas after the mutiny on the Bounty.

With Captain Bligh at the helm of a foot open launch, the loyal sailors are alone on uncharted waters, struggling to survive on scant rations and taking pains to avoid war canoes and/5.

Unsurpassed as a gripping tale of historical adventure, Men Against the Sea is the epic account of the eighteen loyal men set adrift on the high seas after the mutiny on the Bounty.

With Captain Bligh at the helm of a foot open launch, the loyal sailors are alone on uncharted waters, struggling to survive on scant rations and taking pains to avoid war canoes and inhabited islands under /5(4).

men against the sea To the memory of CAPTAIN JOSIAH MITCHELL of the Clipper Ship "Hornet" who, in the yearafter his vessel had been lost by fire, in Lat.

2° N., ° 10' W., safely carried fourteen of his men, in a small open boat, to the Hawaiian Islands, a distance of miles, after a passage of 43 days and 8 hours. The second book, Men Against the Sea – in which William Bligh plays such an heroic part – is told by the acting surgeon of the Bounty, Thomas Ledward.

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