The Resource Rascals in paradise, James A. Michener and A. Grove Day ; introduction by Steve Berry

Rascals in paradise, James A. Michener and A. Grove Day ; introduction by Steve Berry

Label
Rascals in paradise
Title
Rascals in paradise
Statement of responsibility
James A. Michener and A. Grove Day ; introduction by Steve Berry
Creator
Contributor
Writer of introduction
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The fascinating stories of adventurous men who sailed the South Seas Some craved power, some craved peace, others merely surrendered to fate. Sam Comstock -- A sailor crazed by the South Sea Islands and driven to lead the ruthless mutiny. He envisioned himself a magnificent ruler -- but his dream became a nightmare. Will Mariner -- A golden-haired youth whose ship was captured by hostile natives. He was the sole survivor and his charm turned his captor into slaves. Captain Bligh -- Was he the infamous captain of the Bounty, the monster legend had made him. Here is the true story of Captain Bligh. Rascals In Paradise They searched for adventure in the most dazzling places on earth
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
990
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DU4
LC item number
.M53 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Rascals in paradise, James A. Michener and A. Grove Day ; introduction by Steve Berry
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: New York : Random House, 1957
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 351-355) and index
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  • SPLM
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Rascals in paradise : the Globe mutineers -- Charles I, Emperor of Oceania -- Coxinga, Lord of the seas -- Gibson, the King's evil angel -- Bligh, man of mutinies -- Doña Isabel, the lady explorer -- Bully Hayes, South Sea buccaneer -- Louis Becke, adventurer and writer -- Will Mariner, the boy chief of Tonga -- Leeteg, the legend
Control code
ocn909318293
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
Dial Press trade paperback edition.
Extent
xiv, 372 pages
Isbn
9780812986860
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
u1395957
System control number
(OCoLC)909318293

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