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Innes, Hammond 1913-1998

Overview
Works: 272 works in 1,664 publications in 14 languages and 32,981 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Sea stories  Juvenile works  Diary fiction  Suspense fiction  Adventure stories 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction
Classifications: PR6017.N79, 823.912
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Publications about Hammond Innes
Publications by Hammond Innes
Publications by Hammond Innes, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Hammond Innes
 
Most widely held works by Hammond Innes
The wreck of the Mary Deare by Hammond Innes( Book )
52 editions published between 1956 and 2013 in English and held by 2,134 libraries worldwide
Novel of an obsolete ocean freighter, a veteran of both World Wars, and of Gideon Patch, the ship's mate. Published serially as "The Mary Deare."
The conquistadors by Hammond Innes( Book )
47 editions published between 1960 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,875 libraries worldwide
Traces the careers and conquests of Cortez and Pizarro in elaborate, colorful, well-documented detail. The interest and historical value of the book are enhanced by many illustrations, in both color and black and white, including old paintings, drawings and engravings, photographs and maps
Scandinavia by Hammond Innes( Book )
42 editions published between 1963 and 1971 in 5 languages and held by 1,427 libraries worldwide
A description of the land and people of Scandinavia including their history and their economic and cultural life
High stand by Hammond Innes( Book )
16 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,426 libraries worldwide
Tom Halliday, playboy owner of the finest red cedar timber in the world, changes his will and disappears. Philip Redfern, Halliday's English solicitor, investigates the estate
Atlantic fury by Hammond Innes( Book )
38 editions published between 1962 and 1998 in English and held by 1,390 libraries worldwide
Adventure about a disaster at sea that results in a court martial
The black tide by Hammond Innes( Book )
21 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in English and held by 1,315 libraries worldwide
The Petros Jupiter is lying wrecked off the coast of Land's End. The tanker is spewing oil, and it only takes a week before the first oil-soaked birds begin to come ashore. Trevor Rodin's wife believes they have to fight back. She takes matters into her own hands and the result sends Rodin to sea to search for the truth about the wreck of the Petros Jupiter
The doomed oasis, a novel of Arabia by Hammond Innes( Book )
37 editions published between 1960 and 2003 in English and held by 1,208 libraries worldwide
"Quiet Welsh solicitor goest to the Middle East on business and finds himself plunged into the violence and intrigue of a great struggle for oil." (From the book cover)
Levkas man by Hammond Innes( Book )
40 editions published between 1971 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 1,186 libraries worldwide
It was murder that made Paul Van der Voort return to his childhood home in Rotterdam after eight years at sea without once contacting Dr. Pieter Van der Voort, the man who had adopted him when he was ten years old
The golden soak by Hammond Innes( Book )
43 editions published between 1973 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,102 libraries worldwide
After losing his fortune, a once successful mining director leaves England to begin again in the rich mining country of Australia
Campbell's kingdom by Hammond Innes( Book )
62 editions published between 1900 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,085 libraries worldwide
Bruce Wetheral is suddenly told he has not much longer to live. That very day comes news of his grandfather's death in Canada, where the old man has been looking for oil. Bruce is left the property but he is too ill to carry on the search
The Strode venturer by Hammond Innes( Book )
46 editions published between 1965 and 2012 in English and held by 1,069 libraries worldwide
The fortunes of a London shipping firm revolve around a volcanic island south of Ceylon
Solomons seal by Hammond Innes( Book )
28 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,004 libraries worldwide
Set in the South Pacific, this novel deals with revolution and the intrigue centred on a valuable stamp called Solomon's Seal
North Star by Hammond Innes( Book )
42 editions published between 1974 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 979 libraries worldwide
Michael Randall attempts to salvage a widow's wrecked trawler in time for an oil boom
Medusa by Hammond Innes( Book )
18 editions published between 1988 and 1999 in 4 languages and held by 978 libraries worldwide
HMS Medusa is an obsolete frigate with an ill-assorted crew and an insecure captain, yet it is dispatched under secret orders to be a sitting target in one of the most vital ports of the Mediterranean
The big footprints by Hammond Innes( Book )
20 editions published between 1977 and 2005 in English and held by 938 libraries worldwide
In a bullet-scarred game lodge a journalist waits to interview the hunter turned conservationist, Cornelius van Delden. Both men are drawn into a savage confrontation as van Delden tries to prevent his ex-partner slaughtering the last great herd of elephants
The last voyage : Captain Cook's lost diary by Hammond Innes( Book )
12 editions published between 1978 and 2005 in English and held by 926 libraries worldwide
A fictionalized journal covering Captain Cook's journeys for two and a half years from England around the Cape of Good Hope to the South Pacific, then up the coast of America and through the Bering Strait
The land God gave to Cain : a novel of Labrador by Hammond Innes( Book )
47 editions published between 1900 and 1998 in 4 languages and held by 902 libraries worldwide
Adventure and peril in the cold wilderness of Labrador, as two men and a woman search for the possible survivor of a lost geological expedition
Isvik by Hammond Innes( Book )
10 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 879 libraries worldwide
Peter Kettil launches an expedition to recover the ship of a lost glaciologist whose plane went down in the South Atlantic
The angry mountain by Hammond Innes( Book )
53 editions published between 1950 and 2013 in English and Japanese and held by 658 libraries worldwide
Dick is haunted by his wartime memories, a time better forgotten. His past and present merge when he is involved in industrial spying in Eastern Europe. From Czechoslovakia to Southern Italy to the blazing summit of Vesuvius the hunt moves. To his horror he comes face to face with the living ghosts of his past
The Blue Ice by Hammond Innes( Book )
46 editions published between 1948 and 2013 in English and Japanese and held by 654 libraries worldwide
An engineer inspecting scrap metal in a Romanian port becomes involved, unwittingly, in the murder of a secret policeman. A hair-raising escape down the Danube and through the hazards of the Himalayas ensues, before this high-octane action adventure concludes in a underground cave of forgotten treasures
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Hammond, Ralph, 1913-1998

Hammond Innes britischer Autor
Hammond Innes Brits journalist (1913-1998)
Hammond-Innes, Ralph.
Hammond-Innes, Ralph, 1913-
Hammond-Innes, Ralph 1913-1998
Hammond Innes scrittore e giornalista britannico
Hammond, Ralph.
Hammond, Ralph, 1913-
Hammond, Ralph 1913-1998
Innes, Hammond, 1913-)
Innes, Hammond, 1913-1998
Innes, Ralph Hammond.
Innes, Ralph Hammond, 1913-
Innes, Ralph Hammond 1913-1998
Ralph Hammond 1913-1998
Иннес, Хэммонд 1913-
Хэммонд Иннес
イネス, ハモンド
Languages
English (643)
French (18)
Spanish (16)
German (4)
Japanese (4)
Finnish (4)
Italian (3)
Polish (3)
Dutch (2)
Danish (2)
Icelandic (2)
Hebrew (2)
Russian (2)
Norwegian (2)
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