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Severin, Timothy

Overview
Works: 217 works in 610 publications in 5 languages and 20,191 library holdings
Genres: History  Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Sources  Biography  Historical fiction 
Roles: Producer, Host, Author of screenplay
Classifications: G470, 823.92
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The Brendan voyage by Timothy Severin ( Book )
54 editions published between 1978 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 1,957 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An account of the 1976 voyage of Tim Severin and his crew from Ireland to North America in a small leather boat
Explorers of the Mississippi by Timothy Severin ( Book )
20 editions published between 1967 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chronicles the explorations of conquistadors, voyageurs, and charlatans who discovered, opened up and exploited the Mississippi River Valley
The Horizon book of vanishing primitive man by Timothy Severin ( Book )
6 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 1,242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Includes chapters on the Ainu, Eskimos and Lapps
In search of Moby Dick : quest for the white whale by Timothy Severin ( Book )
14 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 1,115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Severin sets off to retrace Melville's travels around the South Pacific to discover if the Great White Whale is fact or myth
In search of Genghis Khan by Timothy Severin ( Book )
14 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in English and held by 1,110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In search of Robinson Crusoe by Timothy Severin ( Book )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 1,031 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Severin travels the Pacific and Caribbean investigating stories of survival that made have inspired Defoe to create Robinson Crusoe
The Sindbad voyage by Timothy Severin ( Book )
18 editions published between 1982 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 927 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The African adventure; four hundred years of exploration in the dangerous continent by Timothy Severin ( Book )
2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 679 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The oriental adventure : explorers of the East by Timothy Severin ( Book )
9 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The golden Antilles by Timothy Severin ( Book )
9 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 647 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Odinn's child by Timothy Severin ( Book )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in an ancient Viking world full of brooding Norse mythology and bloodthirsty battles, this is the first volume in an epic historical fiction trilogy
Corsair by Timothy Severin ( Book )
10 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1677. Snatched from an Irish village by Barbary corsairs, seventeen-year-old Hector Lynch is sold at auction in Algiers. He is befriended by fellow captive Dan, a Miskito Indian from the Caribbean. The two friends escape the horrors of the slave barracks, and serve aboard a Turkish ship, which is sunk at sea. By a savage twist of fortune they are condemned to further slavery - when they are chained to the oar bench of a French galley with vagabonds and convicts for company. Hector is driven by the need to find out what happened to his sister, Elizabeth, who was also kidnapped by the corsairs. He learns the chilling truth when he and his colourful band of brothers are shipwrecked off the coast of Morocco
Buccaneer by Timothy Severin ( Book )
13 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The buccaneer Captain John Coxon mistakes Hector Lynch for the nephew of Sir Thomas Lynch, Governor of Jamaica. Hector encourages the error so that his friends Jacques and Dan can go free. Coxon delivers Hector to Sir Henry Morgan, Governor Lynch's adversary. However the deception is revealed, humiliating Coxon who becomes a dangerous enemy to Hector ... Befriended by Jezreel, an ex-prize fighter, Hector is also reunited with Jacques and Dan, and they join the great buccaneer raid and attack Panama. There, embroiled in trouble, they escape to safety, only to return to the West Indies as wanted men. Coxon has turned state's evidence - Hector stands accused of murder and piracy. His survival depends on a young Spanish woman and the secret intelligence he has gained
Sworn brother by Timothy Severin ( Book )
5 editions published in 2005 in English and Russian and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The second volume in the Viking trilogy, an epic historical adventure in a world full of Norse mythology amd muderous feuds
King's man by Timothy Severin ( Book )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Historisk roman
Seeking Robinson Crusoe by Timothy Severin ( Book )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and German and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This work is an exploration in to the legend behind Daniel Defoe's classic novel, citing possible places where this famous character could have been marooned. It examines the claim that Crusoe was based on a real life castaway, Alexander Selkirk. Describing the tropical locals and the practicalities of island life, the text brings the fictional and the factual together, along the way exploding some enduring myths
The Jason voyage : the quest for the Golden Fleece by Timothy Severin ( Book )
10 editions published between 1985 and 1990 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sea robber by Timothy Severin ( Book )
8 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ambushed by sea robbers headed for the South Sea, Hector Lynch, pirate and fugitive, is obliged to navigate their vessel through the stormy seas off Cape Horn. There Hector uncovers the remains of a warship entombed on an ice float, its crew two skeletons - the ship's captain and his dog - both frozen to death. After he's abandoned in Peru, Hector learns that Maria, the woman who stole his heart and saved his life, is now living on the remote Thief Islands. On his epic voyage to reach her, he confronts a Japanese warlord, who submits trespassers on his island to a deadly duel, and a naked Stone Age tribe, who file their teeth to sharp points and sail boats that outpace the fastest galleon
Sea robber : the pirate adventures of Hector Lynch by Timothy Severin ( Book )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tracking Marco Polo by Timothy Severin ( Book )
10 editions published between 1964 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Using the great explorer's journals as a guide, Severin retraces his route from Venice to the Kindu Kush on motorcycle
 
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Alternative Names
Severin, Tim.
Severin, Tim, 1940-
Severin, Timothy, 1940-
Sīfīrīn, Tīm, 1941-
تيم سيفيرين، 1940-
سفرن، تيم، 1940-
سڨرن، تيم
セヴェリン, T
セヴェリン, ティム
Languages
English (294)
German (16)
French (2)
Chinese (1)
Russian (1)
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