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Illustrated Classic Editions: The Mutiny on Board H.M.S. Bounty
Illustrated Classic Editions The Mutiny on Board HMS Bounty Author:William Bligh In a specially adapted version for young readers by Deborah Kestel. The most famous mutiny in sea history was recorded by Captain William Bligh in his journals. Was he a harsh, cruel sea captain whose discipline and single-minded goal forced his men to mutiny? Or was Fletcher Christian, the lader of the mutineers, selfish and unjustified in taki... more »ng over command of the ship? These are the questions which remain unanswered even today. Travel along on the Bounty and then on the small launch cast adrift into the sea, in one of the most heroic voyages of urvival of all time.« less
Published in 1979. I wonder if they even produce this type of book anymore - a nice little hand sized paperback with some full page black and white illustrations which does a good job of abridging this narrative into an interesting account for older elementary school age.