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Monsarrat, Nicholas 1910-1979

Overview
Works: 322 works in 1,330 publications in 2 languages and 20,215 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  Sea stories  History  Biography  Personal narratives‡vBritish  Adventure stories  Personal narratives‡vEnglish  Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Bibliographic antecedent, Editor
Classifications: PR6005.O4, 823.912
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The cruel sea by Nicholas Monsarrat( Book )
161 editions published between 1940 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 3,689 libraries worldwide
A powerful novel of the North Atlantic in World War II, telling the story of two British ships and their desparate cat-and-mouse game with Nazi U-boats
The kappillan of Malta by Nicholas Monsarrat( Book )
31 editions published between 1973 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,334 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 )
31 editions published between 1956 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,207 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 )
16 editions published between 1968 and 2012 in English and held by 965 libraries worldwide
The sequel to The Tribe That Lost Its Head is a compelling story charting the steady drift of a young African nation towards bankruptcy, chaos and barbarism. On the island of Pharamaul, the new Prime Minister's wealth corrupts him, leaving his nation to spiral towards hellish upheaval and tribal warfare
Castle Garac by Nicholas Monsarrat( Book )
9 editions published between 1955 and 1973 in English and held by 850 libraries worldwide
The master mariner : running proud by Nicholas Monsarrat( Book )
6 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and held by 818 libraries worldwide
The white rajah by Nicholas Monsarrat( Book )
31 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in English and held by 794 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 )
18 editions published between 1962 and 2012 in English and held by 739 libraries worldwide
Modern parable about the end of modern man, who "discovered more than he knew how to use."
Smith and Jones by Nicholas Monsarrat( Book )
24 editions published between 1963 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 643 libraries worldwide
The defection to an opposition government of two homosexual diplomats, as told by the security officer responsible for their actions
The pillow fight by Nicholas Monsarrat( Book )
24 editions published between 1965 and 2011 in English and held by 590 libraries worldwide
Beautiful head of a Johannesburg ad agency tells how she meets and marries a novelist. The novelist tells of their troubled married life after his novel becomes a success
The nylon pirates by Nicholas Monsarrat( Book )
32 editions published between 1960 and 2011 in English and held by 586 libraries worldwide
A gang of crooks preys upon well-heeled passengers aboard a luxury ship - bringing love and tragedy
The story of Esther Costello by Nicholas Monsarrat( Book )
29 editions published between 1953 and 2011 in English and held by 573 libraries worldwide
In a small Irish village, young Esther Costello, victim of a tragic accident that has left her deaf, dumb and blind, is kept barely alive by hardhearted parents. Discovered by a well-meaning American tourist, who is appalled by Esther's shocking condition, she is whisked away to America for treatment. But all the advances of American medicine are unable to bring about a cure and with unceasing devotion, her patron decides to devote her life to Esther's care. But a nationwide campaign to raise public awareness eventually results in donations being diverted to the woman's personal account, and in a harrowing twist to the tale, Esther's faculties are restored, with shocking consequences
The ship that died of shame, and other stories by Nicholas Monsarrat( Book )
16 editions published between 1959 and 1980 in English and held by 553 libraries worldwide
A fair day's work by Nicholas Monsarrat( Book )
20 editions published between 1964 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 511 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 )
17 editions published between 1965 and 2012 in English and held by 494 libraries worldwide
An act of kindness has grave consequences in this heart-rending novel about a young girl, pregnant and abandoned, and the man who helps her. When decent, compassionate Carter takes pity on this young girl, he is quickly drawn into an ordeal beyond his control
The master mariner, book 2 : Darken ship : the unfinished novel by Nicholas Monsarrat( Book )
5 editions published between 1980 and 1981 in English and held by 458 libraries worldwide
The cruel sea by Nicholas Monsarrat( Sound Recording )
19 editions published between 1977 and 1998 in English and held by 277 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
Lord Jim by Joseph Conrad( Book )
7 editions published between 1959 and 1977 in English and held by 264 libraries worldwide
Story of a British sailor haunted by a single youthful act of cowardly betrayal. To the white men in Bombay, Calcutta, and Rangoon, Jim is a man of mystery. To the primitive natives deep in the Malayan jungle, he is a god gifted with supernatural powers. To the beautiful half-caste girl who flees to his hut for protection, he is a lord to be feared and loved
The master mariner by Nicholas Monsarrat( Book )
16 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 261 libraries worldwide
This is Monsarrat's masterpiece, an epic tale of the sea and seafaring from the sixteenth century to the end of the twentieth. Mathew Lawe, a young sailor, is cursed after a spectacular act of cowardice to wander 'the wild waters till all the seas run dry', it is historical fiction beset by real events
H.M. corvette by Nicholas Monsarrat( Book )
15 editions published between 1942 and 1955 in English and Undetermined and held by 239 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Monsarrat, Nicholas 1910-1979
Monsarrat, Nicholas John Turney
Monsarrat, Nicolas 1910-1979
Monserrat, N.
מונסרט, ניקולס 1910-1979
モンサラット, ニコラス
Languages
English (626)
French (1)
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