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Author Alexander, Caroline, 1956-

Title The Bounty : the true story of the mutiny on the Bounty / Caroline Alexander
Published London., [England] : HarperCollins Publishers, [2003]
©2003

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Description [xviii], 491 pages, 40 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Summary Of all the sea tales told down the ages, none has held its mystique so long as the mutiny on board HMS Bounty. Told through the trial of the ten mutineers, this narrative uses the language of the mutineers - rough, salty and piratical - to bring them alive in the text
Analysis Navy personnel
Great Britain
South Pacific Region
Bounty (Ship)
Mutiny
Voyages & shipwrecks (Pacific Ocean) Maritime history
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 449-467
Audience General
Subject Bligh, William, 1754-1817 -- Travel -- Oceania.
Christian, Fletcher, 1764-1793 -- Travel -- Oceania.
Christian, Fletcher, 1764-1793.
Bligh, William, 1754-1817.
Bounty (Ship)
Trials (Mutiny) -- England -- Portsmouth -- History -- 18th century.
Bounty Mutiny, 1789.
Oceania -- Description and travel.
Genre/Form History.
ISBN 0007172834 paperback
0002572214