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Nordhoff, Charles 1887-1947

Overview
Works: 286 works in 1,406 publications in 11 languages and 21,731 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Sea stories  Naval history  History  Drama  Historical fiction  Biographical fiction  Sea fiction  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations 
Roles: Author, Editor, Bibliographic antecedent, Contributor, Conceptor, Creator
Classifications: PS3527.O437, 813.52
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Most widely held works about Charles Nordhoff
 
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Mutiny on the Bounty by Charles Nordhoff( Book )

196 editions published between 1859 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 5,351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A British crew mutinies against the cruel commander of the Bounty in 1787
The Bounty trilogy: comprising the three volumes, "Mutiny on the Bounty," "Men against the sea," & "Pitcairn's island " by Charles Nordhoff( Book )

57 editions published between 1932 and 2014 in English and held by 2,855 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book is a fabulous trilogy of novels. It deals with the two-year voyage of HMS Bounty from england to Tahiti, the captaincy of Captain William Bligh, the mutiny against him and the aftermath
Pitcairn's island by Charles Nordhoff( Book )

74 editions published between 1892 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,778 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Account of the mutineers after they leave Tahiti in 1790 and establish a colony on Pitcairn Island
Men against the sea by Charles Nordhoff( Book )

69 editions published between 1934 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,750 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captain Bligh of the Bounty and the eighteen loyal men who stay with him when the rest of his embittered crew rises in mutiny against Bligh, are cast out to sea
Botany Bay by Charles Nordhoff( Book )

42 editions published between 1941 and 1992 in 4 languages and held by 1,303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Hugh Tallant, highwayman and the infamous penal colony established in Australia in 1788
The hurricane by Charles Nordhoff( Book )

51 editions published between 1900 and 1988 in 3 languages and held by 1,146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A French medical officer describes the events and heroism during a hurricane on a Polynesian island
Falcons of France : a tale of youth and the air by Charles Nordhoff( Book )

41 editions published between 1924 and 2013 in English and held by 637 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a time fantasy set in present day England, John Webster travels from a barn with strange symbols and an unusual cat to a trial 300 years in the past, where he fights to save a young woman sentenced to die for being a witch. While seeking shelter from a sudden rainstorm in an old barn, a young motorcyclist finds himself catapulted into a mid-17th century England troubled by witch hunts
Faery lands of the South seas by James Norman Hall( Book )

20 editions published between 1921 and 2018 in English and held by 580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"... All of the islands described are to be found in the Paumotu, Society, and Hervey groups." -- Preface
No more gas by Charles Nordhoff( Book )

15 editions published between 1940 and 1951 in English and Undetermined and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dark river by Charles Nordhoff( Book )

14 editions published between 1928 and 1964 in English and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romance of a young Englishman and a Tahitian girl
The High Barbaree by Charles Nordhoff( Book )

13 editions published between 1945 and 1960 in English and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of the dream of a young pilot whose plane is wrecked over the Pacific Ocean
The pearl lagoon by Charles Nordhoff( Book )

23 editions published between 1924 and 1962 in English and German and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Men without country by Charles Nordhoff( Book )

6 editions published in 1942 in English and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Lafayette flying corps by James Norman Hall( Book )

2 editions published in 1920 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Bounty trilogy by Charles Nordhoff( Book )

22 editions published between 1932 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An adventure story based on fact concerning a mutiny aboard the Bounty and its aftermath. The three individual books are Mutiny on the Bounty, Men against the Sea, and Pitcairn's Island. These books were originally published in 1932, 1934, and 1934 respectively
Mutiny on the Bounty by Lewis Milestone( Visual )

21 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on true events, tells the story of the 1789 mutiny aboard the British naval ship Bounty in the South Pacific
In Yankee windjammers by Charles Nordhoff( Book )

4 editions published between 1940 and 1943 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mutiny on the Bounty by Frank Lloyd( Visual )

21 editions published between 1932 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A British warship sails from London to the south seas under the command of Captain Bligh, a perfect symbol of vicious naval discipline, accompanied by Christian, as executive officer, and steeped in the tradition of Britain's sea power. The crew, ex-convicts and men from the slums, mutiny and set Bligh and a small group of faithful followers adrift in a small boat to make their epic ocean crossing of thousands of miles. Upon returning to England, Bligh sets out in another boat to scour the seas for the Bounty. Christian burns the Bounty so there will never be discovery of the survivors
The derelict, further adventures of Charles Selden and his native friends in the South Seas by Charles Nordhoff( Book )

10 editions published between 1927 and 1946 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Semi-autobiographical novel of adventure in the South Seas. Tara and crew are taken by a German raider and are marooned on a deserted atoll in the path of a hurricane
Hurrikan : Roman by Charles Nordhoff( Book )

37 editions published between 1930 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Mutiny on the Bounty
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The Bounty trilogy: comprising the three volumes, "Mutiny on the Bounty," "Men against the sea," & "Pitcairn's island "Pitcairn's islandMen against the seaFaery lands of the South seasThe Bounty trilogyMutiny on the BountyIn search of paradise; the Nordhoff-Hall story
Alternative Names
Charles Bernard Nordhoff US-amerikanischer Schriftsteller und Reisender

Charles Nordhoff Amerikaans auteur (1887-1947)

Charles Nordhoff romanziere inglese

Nordhoff, .. 1887-1947

Nordhoff, C.

Nordhoff, C. 1887-1947

Nordhoff, Ch.

Nordhoff, Ch 1887-1947

Nordhoff, Charles

Nordhoff, Charles B.

Nordhoff, Charles B. 1887-1947

Nordhoff, Charles Bernard.

Nordhoff, Charles Bernard 1887-1947

Nordohoffs, Charles B.

Чарльз Нордхофф

נורדהוף, צ'ארלס ברנארד

チャールズ・ノードホフ

ノーダフ, C. B

ノードホフ, チャールズ

查爾斯·諾德霍夫

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