Alan Villiers

Alan Villiers aboard the ''Grace Harwar'' in 1929 Alan John Villiers (23 September 1903 – 3 March 1982) was an author, adventurer, photographer and mariner.

Born in Melbourne, Australia, Villiers first went to sea at age 15 and sailed on board traditionally rigged vessels, including the full-rigged ship ''Joseph Conrad''. He commanded square-rigged ships for films, including ''Moby Dick'' and ''Billy Budd''. He also commanded the ''Mayflower II'' on its voyage from the United Kingdom to the United States.

Villiers wrote 44 books, and served as the Chairman (1960-70) and President (1970-74) of the Society for Nautical Research, a Trustee of the National Maritime Museum, and Governor of the Cutty Sark Preservation Society. He was awarded the British Distinguished Service Cross as a Commander in the Royal Naval Reserve during the Second World War. Provided by Wikipedia
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by Villiers, Alan John, 1903-
Published 1957
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by Villiers, Alan John, 1903-
Published 1929
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by Villiers, Alan John, 1903-
Published 1963
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by Villiers, Alan John, 1903-
Published 1964
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by Villiers, Alan John, 1903-
Published 1930
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by Villiers, Alan John, 1903-
Published 1933
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by Villiers, Alan John, 1903-
Published 1934
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by Villiers, Alan John, 1903-
Published 1925
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by Villiers, Alan John, 1903-
Published 1951
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by Villiers, Alan John, 1903-
Published 1937
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by Villiers, Alan John, 1903-
Published 1963
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by Villiers, Alan John, 1903-
Published 1931
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by Villiers, Alan John, 1903-
Published 1955
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by Villiers, Alan John, 1903-
Published 1970
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by Villiers, Alan John, 1903-
Published 1962
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