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Published by Michael O"Mara in London .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

StatementFrank Eccles.
The Physical Object
Pagination298p. ;
Number of Pages298
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17258099M
ISBN 10185479731X
OCLC/WorldCa60115506

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The Mutiny on Board HMS Bounty is about a captain named William Bligh, his crew, and their journey. The mutiny starts because Christian, one of Bligh's crew, wants power, and the mutiny starts with nothing to stop it. The mutiny leads to Captain Bligh and the people who did not mutiny against him being forced into a small boat, called a launch, 4/5(17). Print book: Fiction: EnglishView all editions and formats Summary: Against the background of the mutiny at Spithead and the war with revolutionary France, this action novel evokes life on a Royal Navy ship at a time of extreme crisis. The mutiny run. By. Get weekly book recommendations. Eccles handles historical details with aplomb, but he founders in the deeper waters of big-picture overview and personal relationships. The headlining mutiny is a footnote, the Lawson/Victoria romance strictly dime-store paperback material. The Mutiny on the Bounty Trilogy. The story of the Bounty will be told as long as men sail the sea. The storytelling genius of the authors finds here a canvas filled with color, action and adventure. Readers will realize, as did the authors, that so large a drama could not be confined to the compass of an ordinary book/5.

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This is a classic 5-star sea-saga, a novelized account of a notorious mutiny pitting noble and fair-minded Fletcher Christian against the strict and tyrannical Captain William Bligh/5(96).   In The Mutiny Run (), Frank Eccles does a fine job of building naval adventure around the fleet mutinies of without unduly involving the reader in the mutinies themselves. HMS Adamant (54), with Midshipman John Lawson aboard, is dispatched from Liverpool to blockade singlehandedly the French invasion fleet in Brest while the channel. The impact of this film was overshadowed by that of the MGM version, Mutiny on the Bounty (), based on the popular namesake novel by Charles Nordhoff and James Norman Hall, and starring Charles Laughton and Clark Gable as Bligh and Christian, respectively. The actual mutiny is a surprisingly brief part of the book, and the motivation and characters involved (which I'd have thought is what would make this book) is entirely missing. Naturally the voyage was doomed as soon as they caught (and then fattened up and ate) the albatross. I know my Rime of the Ancient Mariner (thanks Iron Maiden)/5.