WorldCat Identities

Long, William Stuart

Overview
Works: 71 works in 182 publications in 1 language and 4,873 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Historical fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PR6063.A38, 823.914
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Most widely held works about William Stuart Long
 
Most widely held works by William Stuart Long
The settlers by William Stuart Long( Book )

15 editions published between 1980 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 738 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young Naval hero, John Broome, pits his will agaainst a savage world...and joins his future with that of Jenny Taggert to claim a land drenched in blood, in passion, and in dreams
The exiles by William Stuart Long( Book )

11 editions published between 1979 and 2003 in English and held by 586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First of "The Australians" series. Australia is settled by England's convicts. fifteen-year-old Jenny Taggart, convicted of theft, survives amongst hardened crimin- als to become Queen of the Convicts
The adventurers by William Stuart Long( Book )

8 editions published between 1983 and 1992 in English and held by 493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Battered veterans of a devastating European war would come seeking their dreams in Austrailia's sprawling outback and lush valleys...and join men like Justin Broome to wrest control of a nation from the control of corrupt colonial rulers
The Seafarers by William Stuart Long( Book )

12 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1788 they first stepped from their prison ships onto a stunningly beautiful shore. Some were convicts; others were their keepers. But all would become part of an extraordinary undertaking: a heroic triumph of the human spirit... a dramatic struggle over nature's hardships and man's inhumanity... a magnificent victory over a wild, dangerous continent
The explorers by William Stuart Long( Book )

8 editions published between 1982 and 1984 in English and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the birth of a new century, others, such as beautiful Jessica Maclaine, will inherit Jenny Taggert's dream of turning the untamed frontier of New South Wales into a refuge of freedom
The colonists by William Stuart Long( Book )

3 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The goldseekers by William Stuart Long( Book )

4 editions published between 1985 and 1989 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The discovery of gold in the desolate hills and rugged outback lures unscrupulous brigands and courageous pioneers into a land fertile with promise and filled with every excess, every sin
The traitors by William Stuart Long( Book )

2 editions published between 1981 and 1987 in Undetermined and English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A second generation is swept into the turmoil of rebellion as the Broome family and a 16 year old heiress are caught in a struggle for power and land
The gallant by William Stuart Long( Book )

2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Australia- for some, a promised land where courage forged the future from a savage wilderness. For others, a brutal prision where depravity drove even the best men to desperate acts in the name of freedom
The gold seekers by William Stuart Long( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The colonists by William Stuart Long( Book )

2 editions published between 1984 and 1987 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a third generation comes into its own, some, like spoiled Lucy Van Buren, will stop at nothing--even murder-for riches; while others like former highwayman Michael Dean struggle to carry an invincible pioneer spirit into the struggle for a nation's future
The adventurers by William Stuart Long( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Battered veterans of a devastating European war, rebel outcasts too proud to be held in any prison-- for them Australia held no threat, only temptation. For them it was truly the Promised Land. But the serpent had already found a place in Eden. Among those who trekked its sprawling outback and settled its lush valleys were those who existed only to exploit, imprison, and enslave. Pitted against them were passionate women like Katie O'Malley, the beautiful American whose untamable desires would lead her into the dreaming heart of the wilderness... and rugged men like native-born Justin Broome; like Rick Tempest and George De Lancey, who had survived the cruelest battles of the century only to find their struggles had just begun. Cherishing a dream, they were no longer exiles
The imperialists by William Stuart Long( Book )

4 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A new century dawns and new hopes drive the people who proudly call themselves "Austrialian." Young idealist, Tolo Mason will journey into the outback--the far "never-never", the back of beyond--looking for treasures of gold and glory, finding danger in a deseret land where only the mysterious Aborigines survive. Others, like the famous Broome family, will turn to the intrigue of politics, raising new citited and grabbing the raw power to sail north to primative New Guinea, where the can reign as the conquerors, the takers, the Imperialists
The colonists by William Stuart Long( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For three tumultuous generations they had struggled to harness an alien wilderness, to lay the bold foundation for their dreams. But now, just as a radiant future beckons, they are menaced by distant powers hungry to seize what they have so bitterly won. As the new generation comes into its own, some, like Lucy Van Buren, live drugged by lavish splendor. Others, like Michael Dean, carry on the invincible pioneer spirit. And still the newcomers arrive, burning with unbridled passions and dark desires. Men like Robert Willougby, fleeing disgrace, headed for disaster... women like Alice Fairweather, willing to risk everything for a cause. Together, as lovers and enemies, they must battle to forge the glorious destiny that is rightfully theirs
The exiles by William Stuart Long( Book )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They came from England--thieves, felons, murderers, justly and unjustly accused--human cargo destined to hack a life from the harsh Australian wilderness. Packed into the teeming holds of His Majesty's ships, they sailed treacherous seas to the icy desolation of Antarctica, to the South Cape of Tasmania, to Captain Cook's anchorage in Botany Bay. It was a cruel, violent fate for fifteen-year-old Jenny Taggart. Falsely accused of theft, she was torn from her loved ones, a beautiful child among hardened convicts, an innocent in the craft of survival. Betrayed by her beauty, sustained by courage, she would endure to become Queen of the Convicts, target of passion and vengeance in a raw, merciless, land
The colonists by William Stuart Long( Book )

3 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Battle for Lucknow by William Stuart Long( Book )

2 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sailors on horseback by William Stuart Long( Book )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The exiles by Vivian Stuart( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The settlers
Alternative Names

controlled identityMann, Violet Vivian

Long, William S.

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English (81)

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The explorers