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voyage of the Bounty"s launch

William Bligh

voyage of the Bounty"s launch

as related in William Bligh"s despatch to the Admiralty and the journal of John Fryer

by William Bligh

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Published by The Golden cockerel press in [London] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bounty (Ship),
  • Voyages and travels

  • Edition Notes

    Statementwith an introduction by Owen Rutter and wood-engravings by Robert Gibbings.
    ContributionsFryer, John, 1752 or 3-1817., Gibbings, Robert, 1889-1958. illus., Rutter, Owen, 1889-1944.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDU21 .B6
    The Physical Object
    Pagination 86 p., 1l. incl. front.,
    Number of Pages86
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6315895M
    LC Control Number35000613
    OCLC/WorldCa1883201

    Find The Journal Of Bounty's Launch by Bligh, William at Biblio. Uncommonly good collectible and rare books from uncommonly good booksellers. The Journal of Bounty's Launch by William Bligh, A Richard Mansir (Illustrator), Richard Mansir (Illustrator) starting at $ The Journal of Bounty's Launch has 1 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace.

    The mutiny on the Royal Navy vessel HMS Bounty occurred in the south Pacific on 28 April Disaffected crewmen, led by Acting Lieutenant Fletcher Christian, seized control of the ship from their captain, Lieutenant William Bligh, and set him and 18 loyalists adrift in the ship's open mutineers variously settled on Tahiti or on Pitcairn Island.   Three weeks into a journey from Tahiti to the West Indies, the HMS Bounty is seized in a mutiny led by Fletcher Christian, the master’s mate. Captain William Bligh and 18 of .

    The Bligh Notebook 'Rough Account - Lieutenant Wm Bligh's Voyage In the Bounty's Launch From the Ship To Tofua Thence To Timor' 28 April To 14 June With a Draft List Of the Bounty Mutineers. Canberra: National Library of Australia, Facsimile Edition. Number of bound : Bligh, William. The voyage of the Bounty's launch: as related in William Bligh's despatch to the Admiralty and the journal of John Fryer / with an introduction by Owen Rutter and wood-engravings by Robert Gibbings. Creator: Bligh, William, , author. Contributors: Fryer, John, or Gibbings, Robert, , engraver.


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Voyage of the Bountys launch book Voyage of Bounty’s Launch--Text from Mutiny and Romance in the South Seas: A Companion to the Bounty Adventure by Sven Wahlroos.

Used by permission. See Book Recommendations for more information about this book. [List of Loyalists with Bligh in the Bounty's Launch]. The Voyage of the Bounty Launch is a wonderfully descriptive account by John Fryer, Master of the Bounty, of the mutiny and subsequent voyage in the open boat, after being cast adrift with Bligh by Christian and his fellow mutineers.

This beautifully produced limited edition book is a facsimile of the manuscript held in the National Maritime Museum in Greenwich.

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Illustration from a work describing Bligh’s voyage from Coupang to Batavia in Wikimedia. Bligh presented his plan to the men of the launch before embarking for Timor. Bligh took stock of their meager provisions before outlining his plans to the men. “Our stock of provisions consisted of about one hundred and fifty pounds of bread.

Get this from a library. The Bligh notebook: rough account, Lieutenant Wm. Bligh's voyage in the Bounty's launch from the ship to Tofua & from thence to Timor, 28 April to 14 June with a draft list of the Bounty mutineers.

[William Bligh; John Bach] -- This book was fascinating, and very informative. The book gave a detailed account of Lieutent William Bligh's journey to Timor in a. HMS Bounty, also known as HM Armed Vessel Bounty, was a small merchant vessel that the Royal Navy purchased for a botanical mission.

The ship was sent to the Pacific Ocean under the command of William Bligh to acquire breadfruit plants and transport them to the West mission was never completed owing to a mutiny led by acting lieutenant Fletcher : purchased for £1, An absolute necessity for those who want to know the truth about William Bligh, of "Mutiny on the Bounty" fame.

This is a beautiful book, gilded leather (I think) with ribbon page marker and classic end papers. It reproduces, in print, the notebook that Bligh kept on his famous voyage on "The Launch" after the Mutiny/5(2). The Voyage of the Bounty Launch is a wonderfully descriptive account by John Fryer, Master of the Bounty, of the mutiny and subsequent voyage in the open boat, after being cast adrift with Bligh by Christian and his fellow mutineers.

With a page introductory text. The journal entries alone make for an interesting read, but they are accompanied by Mansir's tiny pen and ink sketches, as well as several pages of full-color illustrations, including detailed illustrations of the launch and its contents, a speculative illustration of the launch as modified by the castaways, and maps of the incredible voyage.

It tells a story that challenges the more commonly known Hollywood depiction and brings to life one of the greatest small boat survival stories in history featuring relics from the voyage and a specially built reproduction of the Bounty launch, giving a very real sense of the situation of the 18 men who sailed it over nautical miles across.

I had so wanted this Voyage to be special for him. Last night upon seeing him brooding, I told him I would stand his Watch and to go below and curl up in his bunke with a saucy book and a tot of : Christopher Buckley. A four-man attempt to recreate Captain William Bligh's epic 4,mile open boat voyage succeeded today.

The team, including gap year student Chris. And the greatest achievement was Bligh's voyage in the ship's launch, and his bringing those who for goal or not throw in their lot with him and were set adrift back to safety. Among them was Hobert Tinkler a boy, officially recorded as an able seaman.

This is his story, close to the known facts, but told an fiction. Vice Admiral of the Blue William Bligh, FRS, RN was an officer of the British Royal Navy and a colonial administrator. A historic mutiny occurred during his command of HMS Bounty in ; Bligh and his loyal men made a remarkable voyage to Timor, 3, nautical miles (6, km; 4, mi), after being set adrift in the Bounty's launch by the mutineers/5(3).

On ApFletcher Christian and his sympathizers took over the ship, casting Bligh and 18 of his loyal supporters adrift in the Bounty's 23' launch. In a remarkable feat of seamanship, Bligh navigated. Directed by Michael Edols.

With Leo McKern. Released in the same year as the Bounty starring Mel Gibson and Anthony Hopkins, this documentary continues to clear the name of the much-maligned Captain Bligh, overthrown by a mutiny in Captain R. Bligh-Ware, several generations removed from his famous ancestor, put together a crew of eight and sailed from Tonga to Fiji, to 7/ Buy Voyage of the "Bounty" Launch Facsimile edition by Fryer, John (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

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Map showing the Bligh's voyage back to England. Map Showing the. This is a book that made me think - and my poor little brain was overwhelmed at times. I am far from being a geek about technology but I fit kind of in the middle between that and technophobe.

This is a detailed book about a lot of technological "what ifs" but the author makes everything in /5. The Bligh Notebook: Rough Account, Lieutenant Wm Bligh's Voyage in the Bounty's Launch from the Ship to Tofua & from Thence to Timor, 28 April to 14 June by John Bligh, John Bach (Editor) starting at $ The Bligh Notebook: Rough Account, Lieutenant Wm Bligh's Voyage in the Bounty's Launch from the Ship to Tofua & from Thence to Timor, 28 April to 14 June has 1 available.

Buy a cheap copy of The Bounty: The True Story of the Mutiny book by Caroline Alexander. Surely this exhaustingly-researched, enthralling and enthusiastically-written tome is the last word on the most famous of all seafaring mutinies, that of shipmate Free shipping over $/5(5).The Voyage of the Bounty's Launch, as related in William Bligh's Despatch to the Admiralty and the Journal of John Fryer.

With an Introduction by Owen Rutter and wood-engravings by Robert Gibbings. (London): The Golden Cockerel Press, Limited edition, no. 14 of copies, folio, 86, (2) pp. Frontispiece and 10 wood engraved illustrations.