WorldCat Identities

Heatter, Basil 1918-

Overview
Works: 36 works in 88 publications in 1 language and 1,177 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Detective and mystery fiction  War fiction  Romance fiction 
Roles: Author
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Basil Heatter
The Black Coast; the story of the PT boat by Basil Heatter( Book )

3 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of the patrol-torpedo (P-T) boats and the decisive role they played in World War II
The sea dreamers by Basil Heatter( Book )

3 editions published between 1968 and 1970 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eighty days to Hong Kong by Basil Heatter( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A king in Haiti; the story of Henri Christophe by Basil Heatter( Book )

2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the black man who was born a slave and died King Henri I of Haiti
Against odds by Basil Heatter( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes twelve instances, including Lindbergh's transatlantic flight and the evacuation of the British Army from Dunkirk, in which man has attempted extraordinary feats against great odds
Wreck ashore! by Basil Heatter( Book )

2 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After his father's death fourteen-year-old Matt chooses to accompany his Uncle Nat to the wild and lawless waters of the Florida Keys to search for treasure and scavenge wrecks for cargo. Story transpires in the mid-eighteenth century
The naked island by Basil Heatter( Book )

4 editions published between 1968 and 1971 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The better part of valor by Basil Heatter( Book )

3 editions published between 1964 and 1966 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dim view : a novel by Basil Heatter( Book )

15 editions published between 1946 and 1963 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On leave in Australia from the Pacific campaign, a PT boat skipper falls in love with a barmaid
Virgin Cay : A night out by Basil Heatter( Book )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Virgin Cay: Gus Robinson has lost his boat sunk beneath the waves thirty fathoms down and nearly lost his life as well. But he manages to swim to land at Spanish Cay, and that's how he meets Clare. She offers him her bed, her body, and later offers him the one thing he needs most of all: $20,000 which he can use to buy a new boat. All he has to do to earn enough for a new boat is to commit murder, to kill the one person who stands between Clare and the inheritance she needs to continue to live her extravagant lifestyle
The London gun by Basil Heatter( Book )

5 editions published between 1984 and 1986 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Captain's Lady by Basil Heatter( Book )

5 editions published between 1950 and 1958 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Novel of a discontented war veteran who sets up a charter-boat business in an unfriendly Florida town where he makes friends with a crippled boy, a couple of old soaks and a red-headed girl who is more than friendly
The story of the clipper ship by Basil Heatter( Book )

3 editions published between 1969 and 1996 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of the clipper, from the launching of Donald Mckay's first design in 1846 to the final victory of steam over sail. A portrayal of the era when no man was a real sailor until he had rounded Cape Horn, and when ships raced one another to the Orient to capture the tea trade
The Einstein plot by Basil Heatter( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The trouble with love by Basil Heatter( Book )

4 editions published between 1960 and 1962 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Devlin's triangle by Basil Heatter( Book )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mutilators by Basil Heatter( Book )

3 editions published between 1962 and 1963 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Virgin Cay by Basil Heatter( Book )

3 editions published between 1963 and 1964 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The scarred man by Basil Heatter( Book )

2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Act of violence by Basil Heatter( Book )

3 editions published between 1954 and 1955 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Languages
English (65)