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Bligh, William 1754-1817

Overview
Works: 713 works in 2,089 publications in 12 languages and 47,250 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Naval history  History  Sea stories  Historical fiction  Biography  Records and correspondence  Biographical fiction  Diaries 
Roles: Author, Other, Cartographer, Honoree
Classifications: DU20, 910.45
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The mutiny on board H.M.S. Bounty by William Bligh( )

15 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in English and held by 760 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Bligh documents a two year journey from Plymouth to Tahiti and back, including a mutiny that found him adrift in an open boat with only two day's rations and 47 days from landfall
A voyage to the South Sea, undertaken by command of His Majesty, for the purpose of conveying the bread-fruit tree to the West Indies in His Majesty's ship the Bounty ... Including an account of the mutiny on board the said ship by William Bligh( Book )

94 editions published between 1790 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 742 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The captain of the Bounty describes the ship's voyage, the mutiny, and his subsequent trip in an open boat
The Mutiny on board H.M.S. Bounty by Deborah Kestel( Book )

15 editions published between 1942 and 2014 in English and held by 718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Captain William Bligh recorded the most famous mutiny in sea history when a group of men, led by Fletcher Christian, forced him from his ship onto a small launch and cast him adrift into the sea. Was Bligh a harsh sea captain whose vicious cruelty forced his men to mutiny? Or was Fletcher Christian greedy for power and unjustified in taking command? Sail with Captain Bligh, on the Bounty and then follow his incredible quest for survival when cast adrift. It's a timeless tale of man's heroic struggle to survive against all odds!" -- Back cover
Return to Tahiti : Bligh's second breadfruit voyage by William Bligh( Book )

10 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A book of the 'Bounty' by William Bligh( Book )

13 editions published between 1938 and 1981 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Bounty mutiny by William Bligh( Book )

47 editions published between 1792 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A compilation of texts and documents related to the 1789 case of mutiny aboard the "Bounty" in which commander William Bligh and eighteen of his loyal crew members were put off the ship by mutineers led by Fletcher Christian
Captain Bligh's second voyage to the South Seas by William Bligh( Book )

5 editions published between 1920 and 2010 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mutiny on board H.M.S. Bounty, 1789 by Bounty (Ship)( Book )

8 editions published between 1961 and 1986 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mutiny on the H.M.S. Bounty by William Bligh( Book )

5 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captain William Bligh recorded the most famous mutiny in sea history when a group of his men forced him from his ship and cast him adrift into the sea. Sail with Captian Bligh, on the Bounty, and then follow his incredible quest for survival when cast adrift
The mutiny on board H.M.S. Bounty by William Bligh( Book )

20 editions published between 1965 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

THE BOUNTY IS WELL OUT TO SEA WHN THE MUTINY BURSTS FORTH LED BY FLETCHER CHRISTIAN. MR. BLIGH AND NINETEEN OF HIS CREW ARE CAST ADRIFT IN AN OPEN BOAT ON A MERCILESS SEA. WITH PROVISIONS LOW AND WEAPONS FEW, DEATH SEEMS INEVITABLE. WITH ONLY A COMPASS AND A QUADRANT, AND WITH AN INFERIOR CREW, WITLLIAM BLIGH STEERS FOR THE NEAREST HAVEN, IN THE DUTCH EAST INDIES- A MERE 3,600 MILES AWAY
Bligh's voyage in the Resource : from Coupang to Batavia together with the log of his subsequent passage to England in the Dutch packet Vlydt and his remarks on Morrison's journal by William Bligh( Book )

7 editions published in 1937 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Printed by Christopher and Anthony Sandford and Owen Rutter at the Golden Cockerel Press & completed on the 20th day of May, 1937 The edition is No 328 of a limited 350 copies printed in Caslon Old Face type on Van Gelder paper "--Colophon
The log of H.M.S. Providence 1791-1793 by Providence (Ship)( Book )

6 editions published in 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The voyage of the Bounty's launch as related in William Bligh's despatch to the Admiralty and the journal of John Fryer by William Bligh( Book )

3 editions published in 1934 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The log of H.M.S. Bounty, 1787-1789 by Bounty (Ship)( Book )

5 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bligh and the Bounty : his narrative of the voyage to Otaheite with an account of the mutiny and of his boat journey to Timor by William Bligh( Book )

8 editions published in 1936 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Entries from the diary of British Royal Navy officer and colonial governor William Bligh recount the infamous events that took place on the HMS Bounty in 1789. Despite his adventurous career under Captain James Cook and Horatio Nelson, British Royal Navy officer and colonial governor William Bligh (1754-1817) is now remembered for his harsh treatment of his crew that triggered their mutiny in 1789, an account that is told in Bligh's own words in this volume. The commander and 18 seamen were set adrift in an open boat and came ashore after sailing 3600 miles, a tale that continues to captivate readers even today
The mutiny on the Bounty by Charles Nordhoff( Book )

19 editions published between 1790 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of the tragic voyage of the British ship to the island of Tahiti
Meuterei auf der Bounty. : Die Piratenjagd der Fregatte Pandora / Aufzeichnungen des George Hamilton [EST: A voyage round the world in His Majesty's frigate Pandora <dt.>] by William Bligh( Book )

3 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in German and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The Mutiny on board H.M.S. Bounty
Alternative Names
Bligh, G. 1754-1817

Bligh, G. (Guillaume), 1754-1817

Bligh, Guillaume 1754-1817

Bligh William

Blight, Guillaume 1754-1817

William Bligh britischer Seeoffizier und Gouverneur von New South Wales

William Bligh Brits ontdekkingsreiziger (1754-1817)

William Bligh brytyjski podróżnik

William Bligh ufficiale britannico

Вільям Блай

Уильям Блай вице-адмирал Королевского флота Великобритании, член Лондонского королевского общества и губернатор колонии

Уилям Блай

Ուիլյամ Բլայ

ויליאם בליי

وليم بلاي، 1754-1817

ويليام بلاي

ویلیام بلای کاشف بریتانیایی

ウィリアム・ブライ

威廉·布莱

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The Mutiny on board H.M.S. BountyReturn to Tahiti : Bligh's second breadfruit voyageThe Bounty mutinyThe mutiny on board H.M.S. BountyMutiny on the BountyThe Bounty trilogy : comprising the three volumes, Mutiny on the Bounty, Men against the sea & Pitcairn's islandThe Bounty : the true story of the mutiny on the Bounty