Monsarrat, Nicholas 1910-1979
Most widely held works about Nicholas Monsarrat
Most widely held works by Nicholas Monsarrat
The cruel sea by Nicholas Monsarrat ( Book )
190 editions published between 1951 and 2009 in 16 languages and held by 2,975 libraries worldwide
This novel follows the lives and deaths of men aboard the Royal Navy Reserve boat Compass Rose during WW II. It is the story of how they fought the ravaging packs of German U-boats and the treachery of the Atlantic.
The kappillan of Malta by Nicholas Monsarrat ( Book )
32 editions published between 1973 and 2001 in 5 languages and held by 1,273 libraries worldwide
Father Salvatore was a simple priest, a kappillan serving the homeless, frightened people who sought shelter from the death that fell from the sky during World War II.
The tribe that lost its head by Nicholas Monsarrat ( Book )
24 editions published between 1956 and 2001 in 5 languages and held by 1,152 libraries worldwide
Novel of a hypothetical British African colony, setting forth the author's views on the racial conflict in Africa.
Richer than all his tribe by Nicholas Monsarrat ( Book )
17 editions published between 1968 and 2001 in English and Danish and held by 983 libraries worldwide
This story of a small inland granted its independence. Lechery and treachery soon replace principles and ideals.
The master mariner : running proud by Nicholas Monsarrat ( Book )
3 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and held by 878 libraries worldwide
Castle Garac by Nicholas Monsarrat ( Book )
9 editions published between 1955 and 1973 in English and held by 862 libraries worldwide
The white rajah by Nicholas Monsarrat ( Book )
31 editions published between 1961 and 2001 in 4 languages and held by 746 libraries worldwide
Shipwrecked in the Java seas, an English buccaneer fights for the hand of the Rajah's daughter.
The time before this by Nicholas Monsarrat ( Book )
16 editions published between 1962 and 2006 in English and Danish and held by 691 libraries worldwide
Only two people believe Grant Shepard's story that he has seen the remains of a long dead civilization in the frozen wilderness of the Canadian Arctic.
Breaking in, breaking out; an autobiography by Nicholas Monsarrat ( Book )
23 editions published between 1966 and 2002 in English and held by 653 libraries worldwide
Monsarrat at sea by Nicholas Monsarrat ( Book )
53 editions published between 1945 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 619 libraries worldwide
The ship that died of shame, and other stories by Nicholas Monsarrat ( Book )
23 editions published between 1959 and 1984 in English and held by 601 libraries worldwide
Smith and Jones by Nicholas Monsarrat ( Book )
27 editions published between 1963 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 531 libraries worldwide
Within the precarious conditions of the Cold War, diplomats Smith and Jones are not to be trusted, but although their files demonstrate evidence of numerous indiscretions and drunkenness, they have friends in high places who ensure that this doesn't count against them, and they are sent across the Iron Curtain. However, when they defect, the threat of absolute treachery means that immediate and effective action has to be taken. At all costs and by whatever means, Smith and Jones must be silenced.
The pillow fight by Nicholas Monsarrat ( Book )
26 editions published between 1965 and 2000 in 4 languages and held by 530 libraries worldwide
When Kate married Jonathon she knew how different they were. She was a beautiful, successful career girl, he a struggling, idealistic writer. But what she didn't know was how much they both would change--and when Kate started questioning her former values, Jonathon was tasting the first corrupting fruits of success ... Against the glamourous jet-set background of South Africa, New York and Barbados, their story is one of conflicting emotions and broken ideals, of passions and infidelities which threaten to shatter a marriage already on shaky ground.
The story of Esther Costello by Nicholas Monsarrat ( Book )
29 editions published between 1953 and 2001 in 6 languages and held by 516 libraries worldwide
Made deaf, dumb and blind after an old gunpowder cache explodes in a cellar, Esther Costello is taken from her Irish village to the U.S.A. by a supposed benefactor. There she at first unknowingly becomes party to fraudulent charity appeals.
The nylon pirates by Nicholas Monsarrat ( Book )
31 editions published between 1960 and 2000 in 4 languages and held by 510 libraries worldwide
A gang of crooks preys upon well-heeled passengers aboard a luxury ship - bringing love and tragedy.
The master mariner, book 2 : Darken ship : the unfinished novel by Nicholas Monsarrat ( Book )
4 editions published between 1980 and 2003 in English and held by 503 libraries worldwide
Sadly, before the author's death in 1979, he had written only one further episode of Matthew Lawe's odyssey in the sequel to Running Proud. But there remained Monsarrat's extensive and colourful outlines of the further journeyings of his hero, which brought him up to modern times and ended Matthew's 400 years of suffering.
A fair day's work by Nicholas Monsarrat ( Book )
16 editions published between 1964 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 434 libraries worldwide
A wildcat strike threatens to delay the sailing of an English ocean liner docked at Liverpool.
Something to hide by Nicholas Monsarrat ( Book )
13 editions published between 1965 and 2000 in English and held by 430 libraries worldwide
The master mariner by Nicholas Monsarrat ( Book )
27 editions published between 1978 and 1990 in 6 languages and held by 262 libraries worldwide
Lord Jim : a tale by Joseph Conrad ( Book )
4 editions published between 1959 and 1977 in English and held by 232 libraries worldwide
Adventure stories Africa Armed Forces--Officers Atlantic Ocean Biography British Canada Children with disabilities Civilization Clergy Cold War (1945-1989) Colonies Defection Diplomats Dominance (Psychology) England--Liverpool English fiction Fiction Great Britain Great Britain.--Royal Navy History Humanitarianism Islands Large type books Malta Malta--Valletta Military campaigns Monsarrat, Nicholas,--1910-1979 North Atlantic Ocean Novelists, English Parables Personal narratives--British Personal narratives--English Political science Politicians Sailors Sea stories Sea stories Sea stories, English Sea stories--Authorship Ship captains Short stories Sieges Slave trade Southeast Asia Storytelling Strikes and lockouts Talking books Voyages and travels World War (1939-1945)
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