Published November 1985
by Carroll & Graf Publishers .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||308|
Atlantic Fury is about the evacuation, done too late in the season, of the island Laerg, which Innes based on Hirta in the St Kilda group of Hebridean outliers (beyond the Outer Hebrides). St Kilda is a bleak inhospitable small group of islands 40 miles west of the Outer Hebrides. Cliffs up to feet high plunge into the surf--these cliffs /5(17). Buy Atlantic Fury by Innes, Hammond (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(15). The NOOK Book (eBook) of the Atlantic Fury by Hammond Innes at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more! but this is the North Atlantic and the seven islands of the Laerg group are a lonely cluster standing on the march of the great depressions that sweep up towards Iceland and the Barents Sea. Excerpted from Atlantic Fury by Brand: Open Road Media. During the war, Iain Ross had been disgraced, and then drowned at sea -- or so his family believed. But a curious mission takes his brother Donald to the Hebrides to meet a Major Braddock, and he finds the man who was once his brother living a new life in a dead man's name. Braddock is running the evacuation of the army base on the remote, gale-swept island of Laerg.4/5(1).
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Genre/Form: War fiction Sea fiction Fiction World literature Mystery fiction: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Innes, Hammond, Atlantic fury. Read "Atlantic Fury" by Hammond Innes available from Rakuten Kobo. Two brothers fight to save a group of soldiers on a rocky island in the Hebrides in this haunting adventure by an “excep /5. The island of Laerg towers over the North Atlantic, a forbidding black rock with cliffs impossible to climb, its farthest heights wreathed in fog. It's an inhospitable place, whose last residents were forcibly evacuated in the s, but Donald Ross, the artist son of an . Editions for Atlantic Fury: (Hardcover published in ), (Kindle Edition published in ), (Paperback published in ),