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Innes, Hammond 1913-1998

Works: 372 works in 1,915 publications in 15 languages and 31,214 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Sea stories  Juvenile works  Diary fiction  Adventure stories  Suspense fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor
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 black tide by Hammond Innes( Book )
69 editions published between 1977 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 2,418 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 wreck of the Mary Deare by Hammond Innes( Book )
104 editions published between 1956 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,343 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 )
42 editions published between 1960 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,922 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
High stand by Hammond Innes( Book )
34 editions published between 1849 and 1997 in 4 languages and held by 1,522 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 )
64 editions published between 1962 and 1998 in 5 languages and held by 1,503 libraries worldwide
Adventure about a disaster at sea that results in a court martial
Scandinavia by Hammond Innes( Book )
33 editions published between 1963 and 1971 in 4 languages and held by 1,463 libraries worldwide
A description of the land and people of Scandinavia including their history and their economic and cultural life
The doomed oasis, a novel of Arabia by Hammond Innes( Book )
59 editions published between 1960 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 1,318 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 1,245 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 )
57 editions published between 1973 and 2003 in 6 languages and held by 1,170 libraries worldwide
After losing his fortune, a once successful mining director leaves England to begin again in the rich mining country of Australia
The Strode venturer by Hammond Innes( Book )
55 editions published between 1965 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,153 libraries worldwide
The fortunes of a London shipping firm revolve around a volcanic island south of Ceylon
Medusa by Hammond Innes( Book )
31 editions published between 1988 and 1999 in 9 languages and held by 1,062 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
Solomons seal by Hammond Innes( Book )
27 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,060 libraries worldwide
North Star by Hammond Innes( Book )
38 editions published between 1974 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,025 libraries worldwide
Michael Randall attempts to salvage a widow's wrecked trawler in time for an oil boom
The last voyage : Captain Cook's lost diary by Hammond Innes( Book )
29 editions published between 1978 and 2004 in English and Japanese and held by 1,019 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 )
75 editions published between 1900 and 2002 in 9 languages and held by 971 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 )
21 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 960 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 )
54 editions published between 1950 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 692 libraries worldwide
Een Engelsman raakt nauw betrokken bij allerlei geheimzinnige gebeurtenissen, die zich voordoen na de vlucht van een Tsjechische vriend van achter het IJzeren gordijn naar Italië
Air bridge by Hammond Innes( Book )
48 editions published between 1951 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 630 libraries worldwide
The Berlin airlift supplies background for this story of an attempt to develop a fuel-saving aircraft engine
The White South by Hammond Innes( Book )
76 editions published between 1949 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 578 libraries worldwide
A great whaling factory ship is caught and crushed in the polar ice and the survivors face death on Antartica
Maddon's Rock by Hammond Innes( Book )
60 editions published between 1946 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 491 libraries worldwide
Piracy and adventure on the high seas during the World War
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Hammond, Ralph, 1913-1998

Hammond-Innes, Ralph.
Hammond Innes, Ralph, 1913-
Hammond Innes, Ralph, 1913-1998
Hammond, Ralph.
Innes, Ralph Hammond.
Innes, Ralph Hammond, 1913-
Innes, Ralph Hammond, 1913-1998
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English (817)
Danish (34)
Finnish (32)
German (23)
Spanish (19)
Swedish (17)
French (10)
Polish (10)
Japanese (8)
Dutch (4)
Czech (4)
Italian (3)
Russian (2)
Icelandic (1)
Greek, Modern [1453- ] (1)
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