Captain"s Blood by William Shatner

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FormatMass Market Paperback
Number of Pages320
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Open LibraryOL7644726M
ISBN 100671021303
ISBN 109780671021306

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He is a great man - a just man, with honor and integrity. Blood was a medical man by vocation who eventually, under desperate circumstances, turned into a pirate - that too a gentleman pirate.

Peter Blood was his full name when he used to practice his medical profession/5. " In all, he produced thirty one novels, eight short story collections, six nonfiction books, numerous uncollected short stories, and a play.

He is best known for his world-wide bestsellers: The Sea Hawk (), Scaramouche (), Captain Blood () and Bellarion the Fortunate ()/5(). The result is Captain Blood is a fair minded leader of brutal pirates intent on ravaging various ships on the oceans. Once again Sabatini entraps the main character via the shadow of his love for a women, Arabella Bishop, who similar for other Sabatini books is created to appear somewhat disingenuous/5(20).

Captain Blood continues his fighting against the Spanish, and in one daring battle, he rescues two people who Captains Blood book been hostages on a Spanish ship.

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Many years later, I did some pirate research that took me back to this novel. As I reread Captain Blood in preparation for writing this article, I realized how much I hadn't understood the first time.

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Captains Blood book Rafael Sabatini () An adventure novel with an unexpected hero, Captain Blood follows the unintended journey of chivalrous and well-educated gentleman Peter Blood, who without much choice was plunged into the world of piracy forcing him to leave his tranquil lifestyle behind. Sabatini first introduced his protagonist in a series of eight short stories published in 5/5(9).

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Captain Blood is an adventure novel by Rafael Sabatini, originally published in It concerns the sharp-witted Dr. Peter Blood, an Irish physician, who is convicted of treason in the aftermath of the Monmouth rebellion inand enslaved on the Caribbean island of Barbados.

Directed by Michael Curtiz. With Errol Flynn, Olivia de Havilland, Lionel Atwill, Basil Rathbone. After being wrongly convicted as a traitor, Peter Blood, an English physician, is sent to exile in the British colonies of the Caribbean, where he becomes a pirate/10(K).

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captain blood by rafael sabatini captain blood his odyssey contents i. the messenger ii. kirke's dragoons iii. the lord chief justice iv. human merchandise v. arabella bishop vi.

plans of escape vii. pirates viii. spaniards ix. the rebels-convict x. don diego xi. filial piety xii/5(31). Buy a cheap copy of Captain Blood: His Odyssey book by Rafael Sabatini. Peter Blood, a physician and English gentleman, turned pirate out of a rankling sense of injustice.

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It concerns the sharp-witted Dr. Peter Blood, an Irish physician, who is convicted of treason in the aftermath of the Monmouth rebellion inand enslaved on the Caribbean island of Barbados. Captain Blood is a American black-and-white swashbuckling pirate film from First National Pictures and Warner Bros.

Pictures, produced by Harry Joe Brown and Gordon Hollingshead (with Hal B. Wallis as executive producer), directed by Michael Curtiz, that stars Errol Flynn, Olivia de Havilland, Basil Rathbone, and Ross by: Erich Wolfgang Korngold.

A chance raid by Spaniards affords Blood his opportunity to escape into a life of piracy and crime upon the high seas. But Blood is a pirate with a sense of honor. How Blood distinguishes himself against his enemies, is the tale in this enjoyable historical adventure.

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Warren Kerrigan. Stills from that movie illustrate this edition of the book. InCaptain Blood was remade, directed by Michael Curtiz, and starred Errol Flynn, Olivia de Havilland, Basil Rathbone, and Ross Alexander.

This movie launched the 5/5(2). Although it is fiction, Captain Blood is based firmly on historical events. The Monmouth Rebellion took place, but it came to an abrupt end with the Battle of Sedgemoor (early July, ), the.

The popularity of the historical novel has waxed and waned since Sir Walter Scott invented it when he published Waverly. InRafael Sabatini published Captain Blood, the tale of a physician sold into slavery who becomes a pirate. The book was so popular, it spawned several sequels and cemented Sabatini’s reputation as a master of the sweeping, romantic historical.

English doctor Peter Blood is wrongly sentenced to slavery to the Caribbean. There he amuses himself with insults at Arabella Bishop, daughter of the brutal plantation owner on whose land Blood and the other slaves toil.

He plans an escape and, now seeking vengeance, forms an alliance with the Machiavellian French buccaneer Captain Levasseur. In his latest exploits, The Chronicles of Captain Blood takes Peter to new adventures with as much excitement and swashbuckling adventure as ever before.

Winning invaluable treasures, rescuing his crew from almost certain death and saving an English settlement are all in a day's work for this remarkable hero of land and sea.

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Thomas Blood was an Irishman, born in County Meath inthe son of a prosperous blacksmith. He came from a good family, his grandfather who lived in Kilnaboy Castle was a Member of Parliament. The English Civil War broke out in and Blood came to England to fight for Charles I, but when it became apparent that Cromwell was going to win.

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Lord Willoughby informs Captain Blood that King James II has been deposed, and that England’s new king, William of Orange, has sent him to offer Blood and his men full pardons if they fight for him in the Royal Navy.

Captain Blood and his men agree, and they engage the French; successfully defending the town.Blood, observinghis pause, added further matter for his consideration.

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