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by Richard Alexander Hough
Captain Bligh and M. hristian: The Men and the Mutiny. Hough's 'theory' amounts to libel as unsupported 'fact'. I see no reason to go deeper than a glimpse of the daily routine aboard a sea-going sailing ship to find all sorts of reasons why a mutiny could develop.
Captain Bligh and M. Mutiny on the Bounty: A Novel. I doubt that there are more than a few people in a thousand nowadays who could tolerate the conditions in the Royal Navy of the 1780's, much less do so for years at a time. Any one of us now would reach the breaking point long before month 17.
Richard Alexander Hough was a British author and historian specializing in naval history. As a child, he was obsessed with making model warships and collecting information about navies around the world. In 1941, he joined the Royal Air Force and trained at a flying school near Los Angeles. He flew Hurricanes and Typhoons and was wounded in action. After World War II, Hough worked as a part-time de Richard Alexander Hough was a British author and historian specializing in naval history
The Men and the Mutiny, by R Hough, and Pitcairn. If this lengthy effort by Richard Hough had never been written there would be no loss
The Men and the Mutiny, by R Hough, and Pitcairn. Children of Mutiny, by I Ball, revd by A Villiers. If this lengthy effort by Richard Hough had never been written there would be no loss. The story lurches about the Pacific like the maligned little Bounty trying to weather the Horn while the writer libels the un fortunate Bligh and tries his best to scatter nautical lingo through his text. He is careful, but in that business there is no substitute for knowledge. Only Admiral Samuel Eliot Morison passes that test, and he is a sailor. You don't loosen sail: you loose it, throw the gaskets off. The Bounty was a ship, not a brig, which has only two masts.
Richard Alexander Hough (pronounced how; 15 May 1922 – 7 October 1999) was a British author and . Hough won the Daily Express Best Book of the Sea Award in 1972. Captain Bligh and Mr. Christian (1972). The Deadly Freeze (1976).
Richard Alexander Hough (pronounced how; 15 May 1922 – 7 October 1999) was a British author and historian specializing in maritime history. 3 Bibliography as Richard Hough. After leaving school, he joined the Royal Air Force at the beginning of World War II and received his initial flight training at an airfield not far from Hollywood. He later flew Hurricanes and Typhoons. He also wrote under the nom de plume Bruce Carter.
The mutiny on the Bounty has fascinated readers for more than two hundred years, but no. .Captain Bligh's remarkable 3,600-mile voyage to Timor in the ship's open launch is fully described as one of the great feats of navigation.
Captain Bligh's remarkable 3,600-mile voyage to Timor in the ship's open launch is fully described as one of the great feats of navigation OZON. ru 710. Похожие книги
Hardcover with dust jacket.
Hardcover with dust jacket. Hardcover with dust jacket.
Richard Alexander Hough. This was not the end of what was the most serious threat to his authority that Bligh had so far. Стр. 156 I hope you won't insist on it,' Hayward begged. Hallett echoed Hayward's plea. I hope not, si. Christian did not reply. Nor did he look at them. Matthew Thompson, a thin, dark.
Hough's book is an excellent reexamination of the story and of the complex relationship between William Bligh and Fletcher Christian.
He has set down all the aspects of the extraordinary story in a manner that is utterly compelling, and he has brought alive the powerful characters who played out the events.
Captain Bligh & Mr. Christian. the men and the mutiny. by Richard Alexander Hough. Published 1972 by Hutchinson in London.
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