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Captains courageous

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The only one of Kipling's novels to be cast in an American setting, Captains Courageous endures as one of literature's most cherished and memorable sea adventures. Harvey Cheyne, spoiled millionaire's son, tumbles overboard from a luxury liner--only to be rescued by the crew of a Gloucester schooner. Thus begins the boy's second voyage into the rugged rites and ways of sailors. Like all Kipling's masterworks, Captains Courageous is an interweaving of art and moral purpose. Angus Wilson has said that it shows "delicacy of craft and violence of feeling, exactitude and wile impressionism, subtlety and true innocence." A popular favorite since its first publication in 1897, the novel remains a classic story of youthful initiation--and a lively tribute to the author's famous code of bravery, loyalty, and honor among men.
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Full title captains courageous
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subject_facet Adventure stories, Bildungsromans, Boys -- Fiction, Children of the rich -- Fiction, Downloadable audio books, Fishers -- Fiction, Fishers -- Juvenile fiction, Fishers -- New England -- Fiction, Fishing boats -- Fiction, Grand Banks of Newfoundland -- Fiction, Interpersonal relations -- Juvenile fiction, Rescues -- Fiction, Saltwater fishing -- Fiction, Saltwater fishing -- New England -- Fiction, Schooners -- Fiction, Schooners -- New England -- Fiction, Sea stories, Self-perception -- Juvenile fiction, Teenage boys -- Fiction
title_display Captains courageous
title_full Captains Courageous, Captains Courageous [electronic resource] Kipling, Rudyard, 1865-1936., Captains courageous / Rudyard Kipling ; adapted by Malvina Vogel ; illustrated by Ken Landgraf, Captains courageous / Rudyard Kipling ; edited with an introduction and notes by Leonee Ormond, Captains courageous / Rudyard Kipling ; with a new introduction by Marilyn Sides, Captains courageous / Ruyard Kipling ; with an afterword by C.A. Bodelsen, Captains courageous / story by Rudyard Kipling ; adapted by Malvina Vogel ; illustrations by Ken Landgraf, Captains courageous [electronic resource] / Rudyard Kipling
title_short Captains courageous
topic_facet Bildungsromans, Boys, Children of the rich, Classic Literature, Fantasy, Fiction, Fishers, Fishing boats, Interpersonal relations, Rescues, Saltwater fishing, Schooners, Sea stories, Self-perception, Teenage boys, Thriller