White Jacket: Or, The World in a Man-of War (Google eBook)

Front Cover
A.L. Burt, 1892 - Flagellation - 374 pages
0 Reviews
  

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Related books

Selected pages

Contents

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

Popular passages

Page 135 - And as they bound him with thongs, Paul said unto the centurion that stood by, Is it lawful for you to scourge a man that is a Roman, and uncondemned...
Page 374 - Popular Copyright Novels AT MODERATE PRICES Ask Your Dealer for a Complete List of AL Burt Company's Popular Copyright Fiction Destroying Angel, The.
Page 376 - AT MODERATE PRICES Ask Your Dealer for a Complete List of AL Burt Company's Popular Copyright Fiction Empty Pockets.
Page 375 - Athalie. By Robert W. Chambers. At the Mercy of Tiberius. By Augusta Evans Wilson. Auction Block, The. By Rex Beach. Aunt Jane of Kentucky. By Eliza C. Hall. Awakening of Helena Richie. By Margaret Deland. Bab: a Sub-Deb. By Mary Roberts Rinehart. Bambi. By Marjorie Benton Cooke. Barbarians. By Robert W. Chambers'.
Page 374 - For the rest, whatever befall us, let us never train our murderous guns inboard ; let us not mutiny with bloody pikes in our hands. Our Lord High Admiral will yet interpose ; and though long ages should elapse, and leave our wrongs unredressed, yet, shipmates and world-mates!
Page 64 - Hearts of oak are our ships, Jolly Tars are our men, We always are ready : Steady, boys, steady : We'll fight and we'll conquer again and again.
Page 369 - Quicker and quicker I mounted ; till at last I bounded up like a buoy, and my whole head was bathed in the blessed air.
Page 367 - A bloody film was before my eyes, through which, ghost-like, passed and repassed my father, mother, and sisters. An unutterable nausea oppressed me; I was conscious of gasping; there seemed no breath in my body. It was over one hundred feet that I fell — down, down, with lungs collapsed as in death.
Page 279 - An act for establishing articles and orders, for the regulating and better government of his majesty's navy, ships of war, and forces by sea, and not otherwise.
Page 65 - It is a regular tune, with a fine song Composed to it. The words of the chorus, being most artistically arranged, may give some idea of the air: " ' Hearts of oak are our ships, jolly tars are our men, We always are ready, steady, boys, steady, To fight and to conquer, again and again...

References from web pages

White-Jacket
White-Jacket, like the preceding Redburn, was written in a mere two months in a desperate attempt to bring some badly needed cash to the Melville household. ...
www.melville.org/ hmwjack.htm

White-Jacket - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
White-Jacket, or The World in a Man-of-War, usually referred to as White-Jacket, is an 1850 novel by Herman Melville first published in England on January ...
en.wikipedia.org/ wiki/ White-Jacket

Melville White Jacket Essays - Melville's White Jacket as Public ...
custom writing essays custom written essays custom written research papers custom writing term papers Melville White Jacket Essays - Melville's White Jacket ...
www.123helpme.com/ view.asp?id=10677

JSTOR: Melville's Use of a Source for White-Jacket
MELVILLE'S USE OF A SOURCE FOR WHITE.JACKET KEITH HUNTRESS Iowa State College I ANY STUDY of White-Jacket must rely heavily upon the work of Professor cr ...
links.jstor.org/ sici?sici=0002-9831(194503)17%3A1%3C66%3AMUOASF%3E2.0.CO%3B2-%23

"Melville, ‘White-Jacket’ and Military Justice" by Scott Horton ...
The quote for the day is Herman Melville’s discussion of the notion of American Exceptionalism found in White-Jacket. A couple of readers have written ...
harpers.org/ archive/ 2007/ 09/ hbc-90001100

White Jacket by Melville, Herman - Chapter 50
White Jacket by Melville, Herman Chapter 50. ... Literature Post > Melville, Herman > White Jacket > Chapter 50. White Jacket by Melville, Herman - Chapter ...
www.literaturepost.com/ chapter/ 16180.html

White Jacket by Herman Melville: Chapter 88
... Shakespeare · Bible · Quotes · Forums · Search · Books on CD · Subscriber Login · Literature Network » Herman Melville » White Jacket » Chapter 88...
www.online-literature.com/ melville/ white-jacket/ 88/

White-Jacket, Or, the World in a Man-of-War by Herman Melville at ...
White-Jacket, Or, the World in a Man-of-War. ... LXVII. White-Jacket arraigned at the Mast · 281. LXVIII. A Man-of-war Fountain, and other things · 286 ...
www.questia.com/ library/ book/ white-jacket-or-the-world-in-a-man-of-war-by-herman-melville.jsp

White-Jacket (novel by Melville) -- Britannica Online Encyclopedia
Concealing his disappointment at the book's reception, Melville quickly wrote Redburn (1849) and White-Jacket (1850) in the manner expected of him. ...
www.britannica.com/ eb/ topic-642328/ White-Jacket

Melville, Herman : White-Jacket
White-jacket is a sailor on the us frigate Neversink. His nickname derives from a jacket stitched together from leftover scraps of rags. ...
litmed.med.nyu.edu/ Annotation?action=view& annid=276

Bibliographic information