Nicholas Montserrat

Nicholas Montserrat

About Nicholas Montserrat

Lieutenant Commander Nicholas John Turney Monsarrat RNVR (22 March 1910--8 August 1979) was a British novelist known today for his sea stories, particularly The Cruel Sea (1951) and Three Corvettes (194245), but perhaps best known internationally for his novels, The Tribe That Lost Its Head and its sequel, Richer Than All His Tribe.

Contributions by Ian Dunster, Rif Winfield, and 68.15.20.63.