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Hannay, David 1853-1934

Overview
Works: 58 works in 365 publications in 2 languages and 5,488 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Naval history  Personal narratives  Fiction  Adventure stories 
Roles: Author, Editor, Contributor
Classifications: PR3696, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about David Hannay
 
Most widely held works by David Hannay
Life of Tobias George Smollett by David Hannay( Book )

26 editions published between 1887 and 2010 in English and held by 641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The later Renaissance by David Hannay( Book )

46 editions published between 1898 and 2016 in English and held by 626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diaz by David Hannay( Book )

26 editions published between 1916 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This biography of Porfirio Diaz, the president of Mexico from 1876-1911 and former general in the Mexican army, examines the life and events of this controversial figure in Mexican history his impoverished childhood, his rise to power, and his exile following the Mexican Revolution
Rodney by David Hannay( Book )

27 editions published between 1891 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Originally published in 1891, Rodney is the biography of George Brydges Rodney, the most famous and controversial of the generation of English admirals before Nelson and best known for his commands in the American War of Independence. David Hannay's thorough study traces Rodney's life from his birth through his military exploits during the American Revolution and in the West Indies, even admitting some of the Admiral's shortcomings and self-aggrandizement, which Rodney eventually had to face up to in the Admiralty Court
Life of Frederick Marryat by David Hannay( Book )

20 editions published between 1889 and 2010 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letters written by Sir Samuel Hood (Viscount Hood) in 1781-2-3, illustrated by extracts from logs and public records by Samuel Hood Hood( Book )

18 editions published between 1895 and 1979 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The navy and sea power by David Hannay( Book )

13 editions published between 1900 and 1915 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The great chartered companies by David Hannay( Book )

11 editions published between 1926 and 1990 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Admiral Blake by David Hannay( Book )

14 editions published between 1886 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Admiral Robert Blake (1599 1657) founded British sea power. In this 1886 biography, the distinguished naval historian David Hannay brings to vivid life a career that spanned the English Civil War, the first Anglo-Dutch war, and the struggle against the Barbary pirates
Lecture notes on medical sociology by David Hannay( Book )

6 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Naval courts martial by David Hannay( Book )

19 editions published between 1914 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sea trader, his friends and enemies by David Hannay( Book )

12 editions published between 1912 and 2010 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

English seamen : Howard, Clifford, Hawkins, Drake, Cavendish by Robert Southey( Book )

9 editions published between 1895 and 1897 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Don Emilio Castelar by David Hannay( Book )

11 editions published between 1896 and 2011 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Japhet in search of a father by Frederick Marryat( Book )

4 editions published between 1895 and 1903 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reared as a foundling, and apprenticed to an apothecary, Japhet's good looks and matchless talent for lying carry him through the guises of tramp, mountebank, quack doctor, gentleman-about-town, and finally the only son of a wealthy general. Published in 1836, Captain Marryat's picaresque seventh book was his first landlocked" story
A short history of Austria-Hungary and Poland by Henry Wickham Steed( Book )

7 editions published in 1914 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A short history of the royal navy by David Hannay( Book )

5 editions published between 1912 and 2016 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A short history of the royal navy, 1217-1815 by David Hannay( Book )

11 editions published between 1898 and 1912 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spain by David Hannay( Book )

7 editions published between 1917 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Russells of Birmingham in the French revolution and in America, 1791-1814 by S. H Jeyes( Book )

2 editions published in 1911 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Published just after the author's death, this history is based on the diaries of William Russell (1740-1818), a merchant, Unitarian, and sponsor of the scientist-philosopher Joseph Priestley. William and Martha Russell faced violent mobs and capture by the French, and witnessed the French Revolution and the life of settlers in New England
 
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Life of Frederick Marryat
Alternative Names
David McDowall Hannay British naval historian and writer

David McDowall Hannay Brits journalist (1853-1934)

Hannay, David Rainsford 1853-1934

Languages
English (291)

German (1)

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