Mutiny on the Bounty

Mutiny on the Bounty

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by Charles Nordhoff, James Norman Hall, N. C. Wyeth
     
 

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Cherished as one of the most thrilling sea adventures ever recorded, Mutiny on the Bounty has sold millions of copies and enthralled generations of readers around the world in the seven decades since its initial publication. The novel reprises a true story-the strange, eventful, and tragic voyage of His Majesty's Ship Bounty in 1788-1789, which culminated in

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Cherished as one of the most thrilling sea adventures ever recorded, Mutiny on the Bounty has sold millions of copies and enthralled generations of readers around the world in the seven decades since its initial publication. The novel reprises a true story-the strange, eventful, and tragic voyage of His Majesty's Ship Bounty in 1788-1789, which culminated in Fletcher Christian's mutiny against Captain Bligh-and reaches peaks of narrative excitement that mark the book indelibly as a modern classic.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780316611688
Publisher:
Little, Brown and Company
Publication date:
04/11/1989
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
400
Sales rank:
471,526
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.25(h) x 1.00(d)
Lexile:
1080L (what's this?)
Age Range:
16 - 18 Years

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James A. Michener
This vigorous artistic narrative remains incontestably the finest account of the "Bounty" story, and since many others have tried to write of this famous ship, the accomplishment of Nordhoff and Hall is not trivial. A grand book, a great read.

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