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Charles Nordhoff (1830-1901) was an American journalist, descriptive and miscellaneous writer. He was born in Erwitte, Germany (Prussia) in 1830, and emigrated to the United States in 1845. He was educated in Cincinnati, and was for nine years at sea, in the navy and merchant service; from 1853 to 1857 in various newspaper offices; was then employed editorially by the Harpers (1861), and for the next ten years on the staff of the New York Evening Post. From 1871 to 1873 Nordhoff traveled in California and visited Hawaii. He then became Washington correspondent of the New York Herald. His most widely known books are Communistic Societies of The United States, and California for Health, Pleasure and Residence. He was a New York journalist for many years. The town of Ojai, California was named for him originally. It was changed due to anti-German sentiment of WWI era. Nordhoff died in California in July, 1901.

He was the father of Walter Nordhoff, author of The Journey of the Flame penned under the name "Antonio de Fierro Blanco".

He was the grandfather of Charles Bernard Nordhoff, co-author of Mutiny on the Bounty.

Nordhoff Street, in the San Fernando Valley of Los Angeles is named in his honor.

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Total Books: 183
Mutiny on the Bounty
2014 - Mutiny on the Bounty (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9781502512017
ISBN-10: 1502512017
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Men Against the Sea
2014 - Men Against the Sea (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781502483843
ISBN-10: 150248384X
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Pitcairn's Island
2014 - Pitcairn's Island (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781502487605
ISBN-10: 1502487608
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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The Bounty trilogy
2014 - The Bounty Trilogy (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781499700800
ISBN-10: 1499700806
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Falcons of France
2011 - Falcons of France (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781447417064
ISBN-10: 1447417062
Genre: Science & Math
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Northern California Oregon and the Sandwich Islands
2010 - Northern California Oregon and the Sandwich Islands (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781148145457
ISBN-10: 1148145451
Genre: Travel
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Faery Lands of the South Seas
2010 - Faery Lands of the South Seas (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781143832895
ISBN-10: 1143832892
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The Communistics Societies of the United States
2010 - The Communistics Societies of the United States (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9781142171841
ISBN-10: 1142171841
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The Lafayette Flying Corps Volume 2
2010 - The Lafayette Flying Corps Volume 2 (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781142313623
ISBN-10: 114231362X
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Peninsular California Some Account of the Climate Soil Productions and Present Condition Chiefly of the Northern Half of Lower California
Northern California Orgon and the Sandwich Island
2010 - Northern California Orgon and the Sandwich Island (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781143042997
ISBN-10: 1143042999
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The Cotton States in the Spring and Summer of 1875
2010 - The Cotton States in the Spring and Summer of 1875 (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9781141802470
ISBN-10: 1141802473
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God and the Future Life The Reasonableness of Christianity
2010 - God and the Future Life the Reasonableness of Christianity (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781141499861
ISBN-10: 114149986X
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The Communistic Societies of the United States From Personal Visit and Observations Including Detailed Accounts of the Economists Zoarites
Nine Years a Sailor Being Sketches of Personal Experience in the United States Naval Service the American and British Merchant Marine and the
The Fledgling
2009 - The Fledgling (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780217673938
ISBN-10: 0217673937
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Stories of the Island World
2009 - Stories of the Island World (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781150783746
ISBN-10: 1150783745
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Seeing the World A Young Sailor's Own Story
2009 - Seeing the World a Young Sailor's Own Story (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781151036568
ISBN-10: 1151036560
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California for Health Pleasure and Residence A Book for Travellers and Settlers
Man-Of-War Life A Boy's Experience in the United States Navy During a Voyage Around the World in a Ship of the Line
2008 - Man-of-war Life [1895] (Hardcover)Paperback
2005 - The Mutiny on the Bounty Trilogy [Bounty Trilogy] (Hardcover)
1993 - American Utopias [American Classics] (Paperback)
1989 - Mutiny on the Bounty [Bounty Trilogy, Bk 1] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
1973 - Botany Bay [New Portway Reprints] (Hardcover)Hardcover
1973 - Pitcairn's Island [Bounty Trilogy, Bk 3] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
Secession Is Rebellion [Notable American Authors] (Other)
The Freedom of South Carolina [Notable American Authors] (Other)
America for Free Working Men [Notable American Authors] (Other)
Politics of Young Americans [Notable American Authors] (Other)
God and the Future Life [Notable American Authors] (Other)Paperback, Hardcover
Men Against the Sea [Vintage Pocket Book, #358] (Paperback)
Men Against the Sea Pitcairn's Island [The Bounty Trilogy Parts 2 and 3] (Audio Cassette)
Motin Del Bounty [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)