WorldCat Identities

Warner, Oliver 1903-1976

Overview
Works: 117 works in 868 publications in 7 languages and 16,409 library holdings
Genres: Naval history  Biography  Juvenile works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Contributor, Composer
Classifications: DA87.1.N4, 823.912
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Most widely held works about Oliver Warner
 
Most widely held works by Oliver Warner
Joseph Conrad by Oliver Warner( Book )

101 editions published between 1950 and 1976 in 4 languages and held by 1,518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conrad is a difficult & uneven writer. The author has tried in this book to do no more than indicate some simple lines of approach to his more important novels & stories
Great sea battles by Oliver Warner( Book )

53 editions published between 1963 and 1986 in 6 languages and held by 1,108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Famous and important sea battles of Western History, illustrated by contemporary paintings, etchings, maps, and--beginning with the Monitor and the Merrimac--photographs. Runs from the Battle of Lepanto in 1571, the last major battle in which galleys played a significant role, to Leyte Gulf, where American and Japanese aircraft carriers duked it out near the Philippines in 1944
Captain Cook and the South Pacific by Oliver Warner( Book )

13 editions published between 1963 and 1970 in English and held by 825 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Captain Cook who surveys and charted thousands of miles of islands
The sea and the sword : the Baltic, 1630-1945 by Oliver Warner( Book )

24 editions published between 1964 and 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 770 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Østersøen er en vigtig handelsvej som igennem årene har været årsag til konflikter. Forfatteren begynder sin behandling af Østersøen med Gustav Adolf under Trediveårskrigen 1618-48 og slutter sin gennemgang med Stalins og Ruslands besættelse af de Baltiske lande
Nelson's battles by Oliver Warner( Book )

33 editions published between 1965 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 765 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"[A vivid] re-creation of the battles in which Horatio Nelson established himself as the greatest fighting seaman in British annals. Nelson's entire naval career is described, from 1770, when he first went to sea at the age of 12, to 1805, when he perished as the victor in the greatest triumph ever achieved by the Royal Navy." -- Taken from book jacket flap
John Gay by Oliver Warner( Book )

31 editions published between 1964 and 1971 in 3 languages and held by 748 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

English maritime writing : Hakluyt to Cook by Oliver Warner( Book )

18 editions published in 1958 in English and Undetermined and held by 693 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nelson and the age of fighting sail by Oliver Warner( Book )

16 editions published between 1961 and 1969 in English and held by 689 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Horizon caravel book." A biography of the English naval commander who won control of the seas for England
Victory by Oliver Warner( Book )

6 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 652 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A portrait of Lord Nelson by Oliver Warner( Book )

53 editions published between 1958 and 1987 in 4 languages and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Wilberforce and his times by Oliver Warner( Book )

17 editions published between 1962 and 1974 in English and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Command at sea : great fighting admirals from Hawke to Nimitz by Oliver Warner( Book )

10 editions published in 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trafalgar by Oliver Warner( Book )

29 editions published between 1959 and 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Battle of Trafalgar viewed in perspective of Lord Nelson's personal career, and of the struggle for naval supremacy in the Napoleonic Wars
The Battle of the Nile by Oliver Warner( Book )

18 editions published in 1960 in English and Undetermined and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Account of the decisive sea battle between the forces of Napoleon and the British under Nelson in 1798
Captain Marryat, a rediscovery by Oliver Warner( Book )

22 editions published between 1953 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nelson by Oliver Warner( Book )

12 editions published in 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The British Navy : a concise history by Oliver Warner( Book )

4 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Names and describes the activities of many individuals, usually of flag rank, yet concentrates on naval history from the Tudor years and later
Marshal Mannerheim and the Finns by Oliver Warner( Book )

18 editions published in 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The glorious First of June by Oliver Warner( Book )

10 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Account of the battle between the fleets of England's Lord Howe and Admiral Villaret-Joyeuse of France, June 1, 1794
The life and letters of Vice-Admiral Lord Collingwood by Oliver Warner( Book )

13 editions published in 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Nelson's battles
Alternative Names
Oliver Warner britischer Marinehistoriker

Oliver Warner British naval historian

Oliver Warner Brits militair historicus (-1976)

Warner, O. M. W. 1903-1976

Warner, O. M. W. (Oliver Martin Wilson), 1903-1976

Warner, Oliver 1903-

Warner, Oliver Martin Wilson

Warner, Oliver Martin Wilson 1903-1976

Languages
English (449)

German (7)

French (7)

Dutch (3)

Italian (2)

Spanish (2)

Swedish (1)

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