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De Hartog, Jan 1914-2002

Overview
Works: 428 works in 1,868 publications in 9 languages and 23,475 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Christian fiction  Sea stories  Biography  History  Juvenile works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Personal narratives  Drama 
Roles: Author, Correspondent, Recipient, Bibliographic antecedent, Translator, Compiler, Other, Adapter
Classifications: PR6015.A674, 823.914
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Most widely held works by Jan De Hartog
The captain by Jan De Hartog( Book )

87 editions published between 1955 and 2003 in 5 languages and held by 1,959 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a Hollander, escaped from the Nazis, who becomes captain of a Dutch tug assigned to convoy duty on the perilous Murmansk run. Dangers of the sea are complicated for the captain by an emotional involvement with the widow of his liaison officer and also by a challenge that confronts him as he is revolted by the needless slaughter of war
The peaceable kingdom : an American saga by Jan De Hartog( Book )

22 editions published between 1971 and 1973 in English and held by 1,682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A novel tracing the development of the Quaker movement from Cromwell's England to the New World
The lamb's war by Jan De Hartog( Book )

12 editions published between 1948 and 1983 in English and held by 1,483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[This is] the story of a woman who bicycles her way into a Nazi concentration camp, is saved from death by some Quaker ambulance volunteers and is eventually plunged into a bizarre situation in an isolated Native American village in New Mexico. --John J. Pitt at Amazon.com
Star of Peace : a novel of the sea by Jan De Hartog( Book )

65 editions published between 1943 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 1,238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A Cornelia and Michael Bessie book." Captain Kuiper sails his newly inherited converted freighter to list Uruguay in 1939 with a passenger list of 250 Jews escaping Nazi Germany
The little ark by Jan De Hartog( Book )

40 editions published between 1953 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,092 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of the flooding of the dikes in the Netherlands during 1953
The peculiar people : a novel by Jan De Hartog( Book )

7 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 906 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the 1830s, the Quakers living in the midwest worry about the slaves and the Native Americans in addition to their own difficulties
The Commodore : a novel of the sea by Jan De Hartog( Book )

17 editions published between 1985 and 1998 in 4 languages and held by 873 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this new novel, the same narrator, Martinus Harinxma, who was 30 in The Captain, returns at the age of 70."
The inspector by Jan De Hartog( Book )

53 editions published between 1960 and 1988 in 6 languages and held by 872 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dutch police inspector, shortly after the second World War, dedicates himself to smuggling a young Jewish girl into Palestine. A modern morality tale
The trail of the serpent by Jan De Hartog( Book )

19 editions published between 1983 and 1986 in English and French and held by 866 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In early 1942, when Japanese forces overran the Dutch colonial empire, the stunned colonists of the island of Borneo have only one chance of escape- to reach the sea and hope a friendly passing vessel picks them up
The distant shore : a story of the sea by Jan De Hartog( Book )

7 editions published between 1951 and 1976 in English and held by 823 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dutch seaman becomes captain of British tugboat in World War
The centurion by Jan De Hartog( Book )

3 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 739 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Martin Harinxma brings a new level of understanding to his research on the Roman Empire in Britain when he discovers that his hobby of divining water also allows him to travel back in time
The peaceable kingdom : an American saga by Jan De Hartog( Book )

14 editions published between 1971 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the Quakers starts in Europe: Lancacashire, England, in the summer of 1652 when two horsemen blundered into the quicksands of Morecambe Bay. One of the horsemen was George Fox. The accident was see by Margaret Fell, owner of Swarthmoor Hall. From this meeting grew the Religious Society of Friends, and out of the Quaker history, Jan de Hartog has created this epic novel
The fourposter by Jan De Hartog( Book )

36 editions published between 1947 and 1989 in 3 languages and held by 683 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Olney Theatre, Richard Skinner and Evelyn Freyman present Jessica Tandy and Hume Cronyn in Jan de Hartog's "The Fourposter," directed by Paul Morrison, costumes designed by Lucinda Ballard
The call of the sea, including: The lost sea, The distant shore, and A sailor's life by Jan De Hartog( Book )

13 editions published between 1955 and 1966 in English and held by 607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The hospital by Jan De Hartog( Book )

35 editions published between 1964 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Personal account of conditions in Jefferson Davis Hospital, Houston, Texas, based on experiences of the author and his wife as volunteer workers in 1962
The children; a personal record for the use of adoptive parents by Jan De Hartog( Book )

8 editions published between 1968 and 1969 in English and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The spiral road by Jan De Hartog( Book )

19 editions published between 1957 and 1973 in English and held by 552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Novel relating the present and past of a group of men and women, doctors and missionaries, working in the jungles of Borneo
A cavalcade of sea legends by Michael Brown( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tales and poems from many countries about the sea and sea creatures
The artist by Jan De Hartog( Book )

8 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An old sailor-artist retires to a houseboat on the Seine to paint, only to find that life has gone out of his work - until he befriends a dying dog
Waters of the New World: Houston to Nantucket by Jan De Hartog( Book )

9 editions published between 1961 and 1962 in English and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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De Hartog, Jan

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Eckmar, F. R.

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