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Kelsey, Bill

Overview
Works: 117 works in 143 publications in 1 language and 981 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Naval history  History  Sea stories  Biography  Drama  Personal narratives‡vBritish  Historical fiction  Suspense fiction 
Roles: Narrator, Performer, Author
Classifications: PR6011.O56, 823.912
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Publications about Bill Kelsey
Publications by Bill Kelsey
Most widely held works about Bill Kelsey
 
Most widely held works by Bill Kelsey
Ship of the line by C. S Forester( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 1987 and 2000 in English and held by 69 libraries worldwide
The time is May, 1810, deep into the Napoleonic Wars. Hornblower, newly in command of his first ship of the line is on his way to Spain with a ragtag crew. All their seamanship and all of Hornblower's ingenuity are demanded when the Sutherland takes on four French men-of-war
Mr. Midshipman Hornblower by C. S Forester( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 1983 and 2000 in English and held by 67 libraries worldwide
At age seventeen Hornblower sets out as a midshipman
Flying colors by C. S Forester( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 1989 and 2000 in English and held by 59 libraries worldwide
Story finds Capt. Hornblower, his crippled first mate and his servant, all prisoners of the French after losing their ship the Sunderland. The tale lies in their escape from their escort in route to Paris, and recapture of an English vessel
A bundle from Britain by Alistair Horne( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 51 libraries worldwide
The longest day [June 6, 1944] by Cornelius Ryan( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 46 libraries worldwide
Tells the story of the hours that preceded and followed H-hour of D-Day. It is not a military history but the story of people: the men of the Allied forces, the enemy and the civilians caught up in the confusion of battle
Lieutenant Hornblower by C. S Forester( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 1984 and 2000 in English and held by 43 libraries worldwide
Hornblower takes on new duties as a lieutenant, now that his apprenticeship as a midshipman is over, and distinguishes himself with his first command
A bridge too far [the classic history of the greatest battle of World War II] by Cornelius Ryan( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 36 libraries worldwide
The subject is Arnhem, the greatest airborne operation of WWII, the masterstroke by which Field Marshall Montgomery hoped to end the war. But his plan went wrong and ended in bitter defeat for the Allies, a defeat with twice the casualties of D-Day
The anger of Achilles Homer's Iliad by Homer( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 27 libraries worldwide
In this original translation, Robert Graves revives the epic as only he can. He gives us sharp, clear scenes and songs of beautiful, lyrical poetry. He frees the story to entertain us with its wit and humor
Spycatcher by Peter Wright( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1990 in No Linguistic Content and held by 25 libraries worldwide
Wright joined Britain's Secret Service in 1955 as an inventor of gadgets for use in the espionage trade, but became a central figure in efforts to detect and expose Soviet espionage
The lost art of war by Bin Sun( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
This manual from a legendary 4th century B.C. Chinese military strategist discusses the complex principles of organizations, tactical formations, and strategic maneuverings
A history of the American people by Paul Johnson( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
An overview of the people who have had the most influence on the evolution of the United States of America
Herodotus the histories by Herodotus( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
Unabridged
Gallipoli by Alan Moorehead( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 20 libraries worldwide
Gallipoli was the invasion of Turkey by allied forces in WW I. It didn't work. Here's why
With Naval wings by John W. G Wellham( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 17 libraries worldwide
John Wellham, a pilot in the Royal Navy's Fleet Air Arm, flew missions against the Italians in WW II. A great memoir (exciting and humorous)
Empire of the czar by Astolphe Custine( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 17 libraries worldwide
The 19th century Russian travel adventures of the author, a French aristocrat
Life of Napoleon by Arthur Griffiths( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
The last battle the classic history of the battle for Berlin by Cornelius Ryan( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
The classic account of the final offensive against Hitler's Third ReichThe Battle for Berlin was the culminating struggle of World War II in the European theater. The last offensive against Hitler's Third Reich, it devastated one of Europe's historic capitals and marked the final defeat of Nazi Germany. It was also one of the war's bloodiest and most pivotal battles, whose outcome would shape international politics for decades to come
Stonewall a biography by Byron Farwell( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Stonewall Jackson's hidden side ... obsessive, dark, radically different from the legend
The fall of Paris [the siege and the Commune, 1870-71] by Alistair Horne( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
The collapse of France in 1870 had an overwhelming impact -- on Paris, on France and on the open-mouthed world
Prisoners of the Mahdi by Byron Farwell( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
 
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