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Reeman, Douglas

Works: 82 works in 1,232 publications in 9 languages and 23,228 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  War fiction  Sea stories  History  Historical fiction  Sea fiction  Naval history  Military history  Action and adventure fiction  War stories 
Roles: Author, Narrator, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PR6068.E35, 823.914
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Publications about Douglas Reeman
Publications by Douglas Reeman
Most widely held works by Douglas Reeman
Badge of glory by Douglas Reeman( Book )
37 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,131 libraries worldwide
As the Age of Sail gives way to the power of steam and battleground muskets yield to sharp-shooting rifles, Captain Philip Blackwood eagerly takes command of his old vessel, the H.M.S. Audacious, in the summer of 1850. Sent out to Africa to eliminate the last strongholds of slavery, then on to the Crimean War, Blackwood and his men battle brutal heat and bitter opposition to uphold the Royal Marines' motto-Per Mare-Per Terram
The first to land by Douglas Reeman( Book )
31 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in English and Dutch and held by 1,043 libraries worldwide
China 1900 - when the Boxer Rebellion erupts into bloody war. True to their motto, the Royal Marines are the first to land - and the last to leave. And again a Blackwood is in command
A ship must die by Douglas Reeman( Book )
28 editions published between 1979 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 934 libraries worldwide
January 1944 in the Indian Ocean, British ships are sinking due to a German armed raider, disguised to deceive unwary merchantmen. In Australia, HMS Andromeda has disengaged from the Nazis, and is now ready to put to sea, to seek and destroy the raider
Torpedo run by Douglas Reeman( Book )
27 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 909 libraries worldwide
Set in the Black Sea in l943, a flotilla of five British torpedo ships goes to the aid of the Russians in routing a German convoy and its E-boat escort
A prayer for the ship by Douglas Reeman( Book )
46 editions published between 1957 and 2015 in English and Japanese and held by 865 libraries worldwide
"Small, quick-moving torpedo boats played a vital role in protecting the Allied convoys in the English Channel and the North Sea during World War II, and Sub-Lieutenant Clive Royce is newly assigned to MTB 1991, joining a crew already seasoned by death and fear. Now it is up to him to take the place of their dead first lieutenant and earn the respect of his captain and crewmates."--Publisher description
The pride and the anguish by Douglas Reeman( Book )
33 editions published between 1968 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 760 libraries worldwide
In three months Singapore surrenders. Through the misery of this bloody campaign, Trewin and his captain make their gunboat a symbol of pride
Rendezvous--South Atlantic by Douglas Reeman( Book )
36 editions published between 1972 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 738 libraries worldwide
In 1941, when she was turned into an armed merchant cruiser, the S.S. Benbecula was already old. Yet even she was needed to protect the vital Atlantic sea lanes.Commander Lindsay, her new captain, had to work desperately to mould the ship's company - raw recruits and old timers - into a fighting force.And better than anyone, Lindsay knew this could be his last command, his last chance
Strike from the sea by Douglas Reeman( Book )
22 editions published between 1978 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 707 libraries worldwide
Indo-China 1941, and cruising somewhere off Saigon is the world's largest, most dangerous submarine, the French "Soufriere". The British navy must capture and use her in the defence of Singapore before she is used against them. For Commander Robert Ainslie it is the supreme challenge of his career
The destroyers by Douglas Reeman( Book )
31 editions published between 1974 and 1998 in English and Dutch and held by 698 libraries worldwide
Naval fiction
Surface with daring by Douglas Reeman( Book )
25 editions published between 1976 and 2015 in English and Dutch and held by 679 libraries worldwide
Hiding, lying in wait on the sea bed, is EX16, one of the most important ships in the Royal Navy. She's not much to look at, and she's only 54 feet long, with no defensive armament. But her four-man crew knows that the outcome of the war could depend on this midget submarine
Dust on the sea by Douglas Reeman( Book )
21 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 664 libraries worldwide
1943, and Captain Mike Blackwood, Royal Marine Commando, is a survivor. Young, toughened, and tried in the hellish Burma sun, he labours beneath the weight of tradition and the glorious heritage of his family. When he goes into battle, he must find within himself leadership qualities to survive
To risks unknown by Douglas Reeman( Book )
31 editions published between 1969 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 635 libraries worldwide
A commander in the Royal Navy during World War II faces grave danger as the skipper of a battered vessel assigned dangerous duties
Knife edge by Douglas Reeman( Book )
22 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and Dutch and held by 633 libraries worldwide
Lieutenant Ross Blackwood sells his ancestral home after the death of his father, a Lieutenant-Colonel with the Royal Marines, who died while on duty in Cyprus. Despite his grief and disillusionment, Ross continues his military career
The greatest enemy by Douglas Reeman( Book )
27 editions published between 1970 and 2015 in English and Dutch and held by 622 libraries worldwide
A British frigate attempts to forestall the Communist Chinese
Battlecruiser by Douglas Reeman( Book )
22 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 605 libraries worldwide
It's 1943, and the seas are haunted by Hitler's deadly U-boats and cruisers. After the mysterious death of the Reliant's last captain, Guy Sherbrooke is given command of the legendary battlecruiser. A symbol of everything the Royal Navy stands for, the battlecruiser boasts the speed of a destroyer and the firepower of a battleship. Still, the Battle of Jutland has exposed the ships' one fatal flaw: their armor can be pierced by a single enemy shell
The horizon by Douglas Reeman( Book )
24 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 603 libraries worldwide
The Royal Marines were deployed by land and sea throughout the First World war. Captain Blackwood RMA must serve the Corps from Gallipoli to the Western Front, leading raw recruits over the top, despite being haunted by self-doubt and the futility of war
Winged escort by Douglas Reeman( Book )
29 editions published between 1975 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 593 libraries worldwide
Tim Rowan, Navy pilot, knew that HMS Growler was a piecemeal ship. With her wooden decks she was expected to perform miracles despite her vulnerability - even onslaughts of invincible Japanese kamikazes
Twelve seconds to live by Douglas Reeman( Book )
21 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and Dutch and held by 583 libraries worldwide
The mine is an impartial killer and a lethal challenge to any volunteer in the Special Countermeasures of the Royal Navy. They are brave, lonely men with something to prove - or nothing left to lose - as the gentle whirr of the activated fuse marks possibly the last twelve seconds of their lives
The iron pirate by Douglas Reeman( Book )
20 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 580 libraries worldwide
Aboard the Kriegsmarine heavy cruiser Prinz Luitpold in action against the Allies in the summer of 1944 as it prowls the Atlantic Ocean
The white guns by Douglas Reeman( Book )
27 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 557 libraries worldwide
It's Spring 1945 and the war has ended in Europe, but the hate and devastation linger on. Lieutenant Vere Marriot of the Royal Navy, and the men of Motor Gunboat 801 are moored in Kiel harbor, witness to the disintegration of the mighty German navy. Where once they fought just to stay alive, Marriot and his men must now learn to accept peace
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Kent, Alexander

Douglas Reeman britischer Autor
Douglas Reeman British author
Douglas Reeman Brits schrijver
Kent, Alexander
Kent, Alexander 1924-...
Reeman, Douglas Edward, 1924-
ケント, アレグザンダー
リーマン, ダグラス
English (476)
Dutch (41)
Japanese (12)
French (11)
Finnish (7)
Swedish (2)
Romanian (2)
Polish (2)
Czech (1)
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