WorldCat Identities

Armstrong, Richard 1903-1986

Overview
Works: 68 works in 210 publications in 1 language and 4,081 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  History 
Roles: Compiler, Author of introduction
Classifications: PZ7.A7338, [FIC]
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Richard Armstrong
The early mariners by Richard Armstrong ( Book )
7 editions published between 1967 and 1968 in English and held by 515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The discoverers by Richard Armstrong ( Book )
5 editions published between 1968 and 1969 in English and held by 484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The big sea by Richard Armstrong ( Book )
5 editions published between 1964 and 1965 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Following the time-honored tradition of sea stories, this account of a tense three-day struggle to save a ship (S. S. Kariba) is told in vigorous prose
The mutineers by Richard Armstrong ( Book )
5 editions published between 1968 and 1977 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fifteen boys, headed for rehabilitation and resettlement in Australia learn about social order and responsibility after they hijack their ship and land on a distant island
The merchantmen by Richard Armstrong ( Book )
6 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chronicles the activities of merchant seamen from the 17th to the 20th centuries
Cold hazard by Richard Armstrong ( Book )
6 editions published between 1955 and 1968 in English and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shipmates in the wintry North Atlantic look to an eighteen-year-old boy for survival after their ship founders
The secret sea by Richard Armstrong ( Book )
4 editions published between 1966 and 1976 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Thor Krogan, whose people have long been whalers, is on a modern whaling ship for the first time. He is repelled by the methodical butchery, but nevertheless responds to the mystique of the hunt and comes to understand the fever that drives the expedition to ultimate disaster
Treasure and treasure hunters by Richard Armstrong ( Book )
5 editions published between 1969 and 1971 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ship afire! : a story of adventure at sea by Richard Armstrong ( Book )
5 editions published between 1959 and 1965 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When their tanker "Cape Wrath" caught fire at sea, the sailors brought her into port safely
Themselves alone by Richard Armstrong ( Book )
2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recounts the exploits of such solitary adventurers as Edmund Hillary and Ernest Shackleton and examines their motivations
The albatross by Richard Armstrong ( Book )
2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four boys find a pirate treasure in the Caribbean and in the effort to keep it for themselves become divided by greed and suspicion
Fight for freedom; an adventure of World War II by Richard Armstrong ( Book )
2 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Grace Darling, maid and myth by Richard Armstrong ( Book )
7 editions published in 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sea change by Richard Armstrong ( Book )
14 editions published between 1948 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
One boy's journey to adulthood while at sea and the events surrounding the crew of one particular ship on its voyage from Liverpool to the West Indies and back again. The officers, apprentices and ordinary hands on board a merchant vessel in the 1940s is a story of its day, but the hierarchy of command and the subtleties of working with colleagues and superiors applies just as well to any age
Trial trip by Richard Armstrong ( Book )
3 editions published between 1962 and 1966 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Powered ships by Richard Armstrong ( Book )
4 editions published between 1974 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sabotage at the forge by Richard Armstrong ( Book )
17 editions published between 1945 and 1977 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
No time for tankers by Richard Armstrong ( Book )
9 editions published between 1957 and 1964 in English and Undetermined and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The lost ship : a Caribbean adventure by Richard Armstrong ( Book )
4 editions published between 1956 and 1958 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
2 young apprentices accidently fall overboard from a tanker into the sea and are rescued by the crew of schooner that is engaged in a sinster voyage
Themselves alone: the story of men in empty places by Richard Armstrong ( Book )
1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Renton, Cam, 1903-1986

Armstrong, Ralph Richard.
Armstrong, Ralph Richard, 1903-1986
Renton, Cam.
Languages
English (108)