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Hannay, David 1853-1934

Overview
Works: 44 works in 248 publications in 2 languages and 4,991 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Naval history  Fiction  Personal narratives  Adventure stories 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: PR3696, B
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Most widely held works about David Hannay
 
Most widely held works by David Hannay
The later Renaissance by David Hannay( Book )

37 editions published between 1898 and 1973 in English and held by 682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life of Tobias George Smollett by David Hannay( Book )

24 editions published between 1887 and 1973 in English and held by 674 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diaz by David Hannay( Book )

16 editions published between 1916 and 2011 in English and held by 640 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 )

25 editions published between 1891 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 462 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
Naval courts martial by David Hannay( )

10 editions published between 1914 and 2012 in English and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life of Frederick Marryat by David Hannay( Book )

22 editions published between 1889 and 2007 in English and held by 354 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 )

17 editions published between 1895 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Admiral Blake by David Hannay( )

9 editions published between 1886 and 2011 in English and held by 222 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
The navy and sea power by David Hannay( Book )

5 editions published between 1913 and 1915 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The great chartered companies by David Hannay( Book )

3 editions published in 1926 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

6 editions published in 1912 in English and Undetermined and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

6 editions published between 1895 and 1896 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Don Emilio Castelar by David Hannay( Book )

6 editions published in 1896 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A short history of Austria-Hungary and Poland by Henry Wickham Steed( Book )

8 editions published in 1914 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

6 editions published between 1898 and 1912 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

3 editions published between 1895 and 1903 in English and held by 86 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 the royal navy, 1217-1688 by David Hannay( )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beginning with the medieval navy, this popular history traces the rise of British sea power through the time of the Tudors to the Revolution of 1688, when King James II was overthrown. It covers the reign of Elizabeth, the Spanish Armada, the English Civil War, the Dutch Wars, and the Algerine pirates--in an enjoyable yet informative way
Spain by David Hannay( Book )

6 editions published in 1917 in English and Undetermined and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

4 editions published between 1898 and 1909 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ships and men by David Hannay( Book )

2 editions published in 1910 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Hannay, David Rainsford 1853-1934

Languages
English (216)

German (1)

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