WorldCat Identities

Reeman, Douglas

Overview
Works: 152 works in 1,229 publications in 8 languages and 26,744 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Sea stories  History  Military history  Naval history  War fiction  War stories, English  War stories  Historical fiction 
Roles: Author, Narrator, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PR6068.E35, 823.914
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Douglas Reeman
Badge of glory by Douglas Reeman( Book )

33 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,031 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first in the dramatic and colourful Royal Marines saga opens in 1850, and follows Phillip Blackwood, one member of a large seafaring family, as he takes his ship and crew to the heat of Africa to stamp out slavery
A ship must die by Douglas Reeman( Book )

23 editions published between 1979 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 975 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first to land by Douglas Reeman( Book )

24 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in English and Dutch and held by 972 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

China 1900 - when the Boxer Rebellion erupts into bloody war. True to their motto, the Royal Marines are the first to land - and the last to leave. And again a Blackwood is in command
Torpedo run by Douglas Reeman( Book )

16 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 948 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the Black Sea in l943, a flotilla of five British torpedo ships goes to the aid of the Russians in routing a German convoy and its E-boat escort
A prayer for the ship by Douglas Reeman( Book )

38 editions published between 1957 and 2015 in English and held by 779 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Small, quick-moving torpedo boats played a vital role in protecting the Allied convoys in the English Channel and the North Sea during World War II, and Sub-Lieutenant Clive Royce is newly assigned to MTB 1991, joining a crew already seasoned by death and fear. Now it is up to him to take the place of their dead first lieutenant and earn the respect of his captain and crewmates."--Publisher description
The pride and the anguish by Douglas Reeman( Book )

25 editions published between 1968 and 2016 in English and held by 760 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In three months Singapore surrenders. Through the misery of this bloody campaign, Trewin and his captain make their gunboat a symbol of pride
Rendezvous--South Atlantic by Douglas Reeman( Book )

30 editions published between 1972 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 758 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

By 1941, when she became an armed merchant cruiser, the S.S. Benbecula, once a familiar sight, was tired and old. But even she was needed to protect vital sea lanes and her new captain had to transform her into a ship of war
The destroyers by Douglas Reeman( Book )

25 editions published between 1974 and 1998 in English and held by 743 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Naval fiction
Strike from the sea by Douglas Reeman( Book )

14 editions published between 1978 and 2011 in English and held by 738 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Indo-China 1941, and cruising somewhere off Saigon is the world's largest, most dangerous submarine, the French "Soufriere". The British navy must capture and use her in the defence of Singapore before she is used against them. For Commander Robert Ainslie it is the supreme challenge of his career
Surface with daring by Douglas Reeman( Book )

19 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in English and held by 715 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1944 the commanding officer of a midget submarine undertakes perilous missions to seek out and destroy a German warship and missiles deep within an icy Norwegian fjord
To risks unknown by Douglas Reeman( Book )

24 editions published between 1969 and 2005 in English and held by 665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A commander in the Royal Navy during World War II faces grave danger as the skipper of a battered vessel assigned dangerous duties
The greatest enemy by Douglas Reeman( Book )

20 editions published between 1970 and 2000 in English and held by 646 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A British frigate attempts to forestall the Communist Chinese
In danger's hour by Douglas Reeman( Book )

21 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

HM Minesweeper Rob Roy in action in the Mediterranean and English Channel during the last half of WW II
The iron pirate by Douglas Reeman( Book )

14 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in English and held by 594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The crack German heavy cruiser Prinz Luitpold had always been lucky in battle. When the roder comes to leave the Baltic to attack and destroy enemy shipping in the Atlantic, Kapitan zur See Dieter Hechler knows that once out in the vast killing ground it will only be a matter of time before the hunter becomes the hunted
Path of the storm by Douglas Reeman( Book )

25 editions published between 1900 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dust on the sea by Douglas Reeman( Book )

18 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1943, and Captain Mike Blackwood, Royal Marine Commando, is a survivor. Young, toughened, and tried in the hellish Burma sun, he labours beneath the weight of tradition and the glorious heritage of his family. When he goes into battle, he must find within himself leadership qualities to survive
The horizon by Douglas Reeman( Book )

15 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in English and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Royal Marines were deployed by land and sea throughout the First World war. Captain Blackwood RMA must serve the Corps from Gallipoli to the Western Front, leading raw recruits over the top, despite being haunted by self-doubt and the futility of war
Knife edge by Douglas Reeman( Book )

17 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lieutenant Ross Blackwood sells his ancestral home after the death of his father, a Lieutenant-Colonel with the Royal Marines, who died while on duty in Cyprus. Despite his grief and disillusionment, Ross continues his military career
Twelve seconds to live by Douglas Reeman( Book )

18 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mine is an impartial killer and a lethal challenge to any volunteer in the Special Countermeasures of the Royal Navy. They are brave, lonely men with something to prove - or nothing left to lose - as the gentle whirr of the activated fuse marks possibly the last twelve seconds of their lives
Battlecruiser by Douglas Reeman( Book )

15 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and Polish and held by 458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's 1943, and the seas are haunted by Hitler's deadly U-boats and cruisers. After the mysterious death of the Reliant's last captain, Guy Sherbrooke is given command of the legendary battlecruiser. A symbol of everything the Royal Navy stands for, the battlecruiser boasts the speed of a destroyer and the firepower of a battleship. Still, the Battle of Jutland has exposed the ships' one fatal flaw: their armor can be pierced by a single enemy shell
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identityKent, Alexander

Douglas Reeman britischer Autor

Douglas Reeman Brits schrijver

Douglas Reeman brittisk författare

Douglas Reeman brytyjski pisarz

Douglas Reeman écrivain anglais

Reeman, Douglas Edward

Reeman, Douglas Edward 1924-

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A ship must dieThe first to landTorpedo runA prayer for the shipThe pride and the anguishRendezvous--South AtlanticThe destroyersStrike from the sea