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ship that died of shame and other stories.

Nicholas Monsarrat

ship that died of shame and other stories.

by Nicholas Monsarrat

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Published by Pan Books in London .
Written in English


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the ship that died of shame () I've had a good deal to do with ships - too much, maybe - and if there's one thing I know about them, it is that they are not alive. They are made of wood and metal, and nothing else: they don't have souls, they don't have wills of their own, they don't talk back but I'd better start at the beginning.   Crime, mystery, adventure, thrills-all are to be found in this short-story collection commencing with "The Ship That Died of Shame," in which a former navy gunboat is used for smuggling by ex-servicemen down on their luck in postwar society. In "The Reconciliation," a husband employs private detectives but then changes his mind about a divorce once their findings are revealed. In .

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Ship that died of shame and other stories by Nicholas Monsarrat Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Ship That Died of Shame, along with The Cruel Sea, are probably his best known works, but if you want a real story, read "Licensed to Kill" - uncannily like the book "First Blood /5(6).

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The Ship That Died of Shame, along with The Cruel Sea, are probably his best known works, but if you want a real story, read "Licensed to Kill" - uncannily like the book "First Blood", but predates it by several decades/5(6).

The Ship That Died of Shame. This collection of 11 short stories ranges from South Africa to England to Canada. The title story takes us on board a small gunboat with a distinguished WW II record; the shame is that it is being used as a smuggler.

This collection of ship that died of shame and other stories. book short stories ranges from South Africa to England to Canada/5. Crime, Mystery, Adventure, Thrills – all to be found in Nicholas Monsarrat’s short story collection commencing with ‘The Ship that Died of Shame’, where a former Navy gunboat is used for smuggling by ex-servicemen down on their luck in post-war society/5(6).

Cassell & Company, Hardcover. Good/Good. First Edition. pages. Black pictorial dust jacket over blue cl Title: The Ship That Died of Shame & Other Stories Author: Nicholas Monsarrat Format/binding: Hardcover. The Ship That Died Of Shame and Other Stories by Nicholas Monsarrat and a great selection of related books, Dust jacket rubbed.

Some foxing. Good. x 10 short stories such as: The ship that died of shame, where a war time Motor Gun Boat refused to continue smuggling after her decommissioning from the Royal Navy. Originally published as Monsarrat at Sea, this collection contains all his short stories about the sea: HM Corvette, East Coast Corvette, Corvette Command (all publ.

during the war), It Was Cruel, A Ship to Remember (about the sinking of the Lancastria in in which 3, men lost their lives), I Was There, HMS Marlborough Will Enter Harbour, and The Ship That Died of Shame.4/5.

Monsarrat's short-story collections H.M.S. Marlborough Will Enter Harbour (), and The Ship That Died of Shame (, made into a film of the same name), mined the same literary vein, and gained popularity by association with The Cruel en: Marc, Anthony, and Max.

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by Nicholas Monsarrat from Amazon's Fiction Books Store. Everyday low prices on a huge range of new releases and classic fiction/5(3). Fantasy Fiction Short Stories Thriller Crime, mystery, adventure, thrills—all are to be found in this short-story collection commencing with "The Ship That Died of Shame," in which a former navy gunboat is used for smuggling by ex-servicemen down on their luck in postwar society.

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Get this from a library. The ship that died of shame: & other stories. [Nicholas Monsarrat]. The ship that died of shame. --Licenced to kill.

--The man who wanted a mark nine. --The Thousand Islands snatch. --I was there. --The dinner party. --Oh to be in England. --The list. --The reconciliation. --Up the garden path. --Post-script. Series Title: Short story index reprint series. The title story takes us on board a small gunboat with a distinguished WW II record; the shame is that it is being used as a smuggler.

Other stories include "Oh To Be In England," "The Reconciliation," "The List," "The Thousand Islands Snatch," "Up the Garden Path," "The Man Who Wanted a Mark IX," "I Was There," "The Dinner Party," "Licensed to.

Get this from a library. The ship that died of shame and other stories. [Nicholas Monsarrat]. This collection of 11 short stories ranges from South Africa to England to Canada. The title story takes us on board a small gunboat with a distinguished WW II record; the shame is that it is being used as a stories include "Oh To Format: Audio Other (Other-Unabridged, 8 Cassettes).

Interestingly addictive stories. I am not a bookworm or an avid reader, except when it comes to stories about the sea, or navel epics. I was disappointed that the whole book was not a about THE SHIP THAT DIED OF SHAME, but the other short stories were very good and put me in the mind of AESOPS FABLES, but never the less I enjoyed the read.4/5(1).Crime, Mystery, Adventure, Thrills - all to be found in this short story collection commencing with 'The Ship that Died of Shame', where a former Navy gunboat is used for smuggling by ex-servicemen down on their luck in post-war society.

A further nine stories complete a volume which contains many twists and turns and hard hitting drama.Editions for The Ship That Died of Shame: (Paperback published in ), (Kindle Edition published in ), (Hardcover published i.