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*[http://166.61.234.92/search/a?beach+edward Edward Beach]
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search~S9?/abeach+edward+l/abeach+edward+l/1%2C2%2C5%2CB/exact&FF=abeach+edward+l+edward+latimer+++++1918+++++2002&1%2C4%2C Edward Beach]
*[http://166.61.234.92/search/a?campbell+john+t John T. Campbell]
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:[[wp:Edward L. Beach, Jr.|Beach]] served as Executive Officer of the USS Tirante during World War II, experience which contributed to his best-known novel, ''Run Silent, Run Deep'' from which a film starring Clark Gable was made. His father, [[wp:Edward L. Beach, Sr.|Edward L. Beach, Sr.]] was also an author who wrote non-fiction and young adult novels..
*[http://166.61.234.92/search/a?collenette+eric Eric Collenette]
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*John T. Campbell
*[http://166.61.234.92/search/a?collett+bill Bill Collett]
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*Eric Collenette
*[http://166.61.234.92/search/a?eccles+frank Frank Eccles]
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*Bill Collett
*[http://166.61.234.92/search/a?forester+c+s C.S. Forester]  
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/a?eccles+frank Frank Eccles]
*[http://166.61.234.92/search/a?gidley+charles Charles Gidley]
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/a?forester+c+s C.S. Forester]  
*[http://166.61.234.92/search/a?hennessy+max Max Hennessy]  
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/a?gidley+charles Charles Gidley]
*[http://166.61.234.92/search/a?homewood+harry Harry Homewood]
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/a?hennessy+max Max Hennessy]  
*[http://166.61.234.92/search/a?hough+richard Richard Hough]  
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*Harry Homewood
*[http://166.61.234.92/search/a?kent+alexander Alexander Kent]
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/a?hough+richard Richard Hough]  
*[http://166.61.234.92/search/a?lambdin+dewey Dewey Lambdin]  
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/a?kent+alexander Alexander Kent]
*[http://166.61.234.92/search/a?maynard+kenneth Kenneth Maynard]
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/a?lambdin+dewey Dewey Lambdin]  
*[http://166.61.234.92/search/a?mccutchan+philip Philip McCutchan]  
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*Kenneth Maynard
*[http://166.61.234.92/search/a?mckenna+richard Richard McKenna]
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/a?mccutchan+philip Philip McCutchan]  
*[http://166.61.234.92/search/a?monsarrat+nicholas Nicholas Monsarrat]  
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/a?mckenna+richard Richard McKenna]
*[http://166.61.234.92/search/a?nelson+james+l James L. Nelson]  
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/a?monsarrat+nicholas Nicholas Monsarrat]  
*[http://166.61.234.92/search/a?nordhoff+charles Charles Nordhoff]
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search~S9?/anelson+james+l/anelson+james+l/1%2C3%2C11%2CB/exact&FF=anelson+james+l&1%2C9%2C James L. Nelson]  
:While ''The Bounty Trilogy'' closely follows the facts of the famous [[wp:Mutiny on the Bounty|mutiny]] very closely, the conspiracy, Bligh's incredible open-boat voyage, and the horrible fates of the mutineers form a story as dramatic as anything in naval fiction.
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/a?nordhoff+charles Charles Nordhoff]
*[http://166.61.234.92/search/a?o'brian+patrick Patrick O'Brian]  
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:While ''The Bounty Trilogy'' closely follows the facts of the famous [[wp:Mutiny on the Bounty|mutiny]] very closely, the conspiracy, Bligh's incredible open-boat voyage, and the tragic fate of the mutineers form a story as dramatic as anything in naval fiction.
  C. Northcote Parkinson
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/a?o'brian+patrick Patrick O'Brian]
Dudley Pope  
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:Some readers feel O'Brian's prose echoes Jane Austen's, which is only fitting since she wrote at the time in which his hero, Jack Aubry, lived. The era of the [[wp:Napoleonic_wars#In_fiction|Napoleonic Wars]] is remarkable for the fiction it has inspired.
Douglas Reeman
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/a?parkinson+c+northcote C. Northcote Parkinson]
Victor Suthern  
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/a?pope+dudley Dudley Pope]
John Wingate
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/a?reeman+douglas Douglas Reeman]
Richard Woodman  
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*Victor Suthern
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*John Wingate
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/a?woodman+richard Richard Woodman]
  
 
[[Category:Adult Fiction]]
 
[[Category:Adult Fiction]]

Latest revision as of 00:16, 20 July 2016

Article in Adult Fiction category.


Beach served as Executive Officer of the USS Tirante during World War II, experience which contributed to his best-known novel, Run Silent, Run Deep from which a film starring Clark Gable was made. His father, Edward L. Beach, Sr. was also an author who wrote non-fiction and young adult novels..
While The Bounty Trilogy closely follows the facts of the famous mutiny very closely, the conspiracy, Bligh's incredible open-boat voyage, and the tragic fate of the mutineers form a story as dramatic as anything in naval fiction.
Some readers feel O'Brian's prose echoes Jane Austen's, which is only fitting since she wrote at the time in which his hero, Jack Aubry, lived. The era of the Napoleonic Wars is remarkable for the fiction it has inspired.