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Reeman, Douglas

Works: 88 works in 1,165 publications in 9 languages and 26,828 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Sea stories  History  Juvenile works  Naval history  Military history  War stories, English  War stories  Historical fiction 
Roles: Author, Narrator, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PR6068.E35, 823.914
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Publications about Douglas Reeman
Publications by Douglas Reeman
Most widely held works by Douglas Reeman
Badge of glory by Douglas Reeman( Book )
32 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,046 libraries worldwide
Captain Philip Blackwood, serves with the Royal Marines aboard the HMS 'Audacious'. He sees action against West African slavers and against Russians in the Crimea. In between battles he is beset with personal problems and comes up against greedy, glory-seeking superiors
A ship must die by Douglas Reeman( Book )
24 editions published between 1979 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 991 libraries worldwide
In de Tweede Wereldoorlog krijgt de jonge Engelse kapitein van een lichte kruiser opdracht om een zwaarbewapend Duits vrachtschip op te sporen en te vernietigen
The first to land by Douglas Reeman( Book )
22 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in English and Dutch and held by 977 libraries worldwide
Captain David Blackwood is embroiled in the Boxer Rebellion. Ordered to escort a beautiful German countess on a dangerous journey up the Hoshun River, Blackwood sees death and slaughter unlike anything he has known. Finally, standing before the walls of Tientsin, he must hold on against a torrent of frenzied Chinese warriors
Torpedo run by Douglas Reeman( Book )
22 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 972 libraries worldwide
Set in the Black Sea in l943, a flotilla of five British torpedo ships goes to the aid of the Russians in routing a German convoy and its E-boat escort
A prayer for the ship by Douglas Reeman( Book )
41 editions published between 1957 and 2015 in English and Japanese and held by 795 libraries worldwide
"Small, quick-moving torpedo boats played a vital role in protecting the Allied convoys in the English Channel and the North Sea during World War II, and Sub-Lieutenant Clive Royce is newly assigned to MTB 1991, joining a crew already seasoned by death and fear. Now it is up to him to take the place of their dead first lieutenant and earn the respect of his captain and crewmates."--Publisher description
Rendezvous--South Atlantic by Douglas Reeman( Book )
33 editions published between 1972 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 774 libraries worldwide
By 1941, when she became an armed merchant cruiser, the S.S. Benbecula, once a familiar sight, was tired and old. But even she was needed to protect vital sea lanes and her new captain had to transform her into a ship of war
The pride and the anguish by Douglas Reeman( Book )
25 editions published between 1968 and 2016 in English and Dutch and held by 766 libraries worldwide
In three months Singapore surrenders. Through the misery of this bloody campaign, Trewin and his captain make their gunboat a symbol of pride
Strike from the sea by Douglas Reeman( Book )
19 editions published between 1978 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 756 libraries worldwide
Een Engelse onderzeebootkapitein moet tijdens de Tweede Wereldoorlog in de buurt van Singapore een Franse onderzeeboot zien te bemachtigen
Destroyers by Michael Green( Book )
25 editions published between 1974 and 1998 in English and Dutch and held by 746 libraries worldwide
Naval fiction
Surface with daring by Douglas Reeman( Book )
22 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 732 libraries worldwide
In 1944 the commanding officer of a midget submarine undertakes perilous missions to seek out and destroy a German warship and missiles deep within an icy Norwegian fjord
H.M.S. Saracen by Douglas Reeman( Book )
31 editions published between 1965 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 693 libraries worldwide
"Malta 1941. To most people HMS Saracen is just an ugly, obsolete ship with an equally ugly recent history: her last commander is due for court-martial after shelling the troops he was sent to protect. But to Captain Richard Chesnaye she brings back memories--memories of the First World War when he and the old monitor went through the Gallipoli campaign together. It seems that captain and ship are both past their best. But as the war enters a new phase, Chesnaye senses the possibility of a fresh, significant role--for him and the Saracen"--
To risks unknown by Douglas Reeman( Book )
27 editions published between 1969 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 679 libraries worldwide
A commander in the Royal Navy during World War II faces grave danger as the skipper of a battered vessel assigned dangerous duties
The greatest enemy by Douglas Reeman( Book )
21 editions published between 1970 and 2000 in English and Dutch and held by 654 libraries worldwide
A British frigate attempts to forestall the Communist Chinese
In danger's hour by Douglas Reeman( Book )
22 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 613 libraries worldwide
HM Minesweeper Rob Roy in action in the Mediterranean and English Channel during the last half of WW II
The iron pirate by Douglas Reeman( Book )
19 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 603 libraries worldwide
The crack German heavy cruiser Prinz Luitpold had always been lucky in battle. To the beleaguered army on the Baltic coast she was their one remaining symbol of hope. But it is the summer of 1944, and on every front the war is going badly for Germany. When the order comes to leave the Baltic to attack and destroy enemy shipping in the Atlantic, Kapitan zur See Dieter Hechler knows that once out in the vast killing ground it will only be a matter of time before the hunter becomes the hunted
Dust on the sea by Douglas Reeman( Book )
20 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 561 libraries worldwide
1943, and Captain Mike Blackwood, Royal Marine Commando, is a survivor. Young, toughened, and tried in the hellish Burma sun, he labours beneath the weight of tradition and the glorious heritage of his family. When he goes into battle, he must find within himself leadership qualities to survive
Knife edge by Douglas Reeman( Book )
18 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and Dutch and held by 547 libraries worldwide
Lieutenant Ross Blackwood sells his ancestral home after the death of his father, a Lieutenant-Colonel with the Royal Marines, who died while on duty in Cyprus. Despite his grief and disillusionment, Ross continues his military career
Twelve seconds to live by Douglas Reeman( Book )
17 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and Dutch and held by 526 libraries worldwide
Three men work the solitary jobs of handling land and sea mines during World War II
The horizon by Douglas Reeman( Book )
17 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in English and Japanese and held by 499 libraries worldwide
The Royal Marines saga ;#vno. 3# #aAn historical novel.# #aThree generations of Blackwoods have served the Royal Marines with distinction. Now it is the turn of young Jonathan Blackwood to take up arms to defend his country in a conflict that has already embroiled all of Europe: World War 1
Battlecruiser by Douglas Reeman( Book )
16 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 471 libraries worldwide
It's 1943, and the seas are haunted by Hitler's deadly U-boats and cruisers. After the mysterious death of the Reliant's last captain, Guy Sherbrooke is given command of the legendary battlecruiser. A symbol of everything the Royal Navy stands for, the battlecruiser boasts the speed of a destroyer and the firepower of a battleship. Still, the Battle of Jutland has exposed the ships' one fatal flaw: their armor can be pierced by a single enemy shell
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Kent, Alexander

Reeman, Douglas Edward
Reeman, Douglas Edward 1924-
リーマン, ダグラス
English (398)
Dutch (38)
Japanese (12)
French (9)
Swedish (4)
Romanian (2)
Polish (2)
Finnish (2)
Czech (1)
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