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The Last Ship is an American post-apocalyptic drama television series, based on a novel of the same name by William Brinkley. In May 2013, the cable network TNT placed a 10-episode order for the series. The series premiered on June 22, 2014, at 9:00 p.m. EDT.


  1. "The Last Ship" is a 1988 post-apocalyptic fiction novel written by William Brinkley. A television series based on the novel premiered on June 22, 2014, on TNT.
    • also known as 末世之舟
    • language: English Language
    • genres: Science Fiction, Speculative fiction, Apocalyptic and post-apocalyptic fiction
    • subject: Cold War
    • copyright: 1988-03
    • released in (27 years ago)
  2. "The Last Ship" is an original musical with music and lyrics by Sting and a book by John Logan and Brian Yorkey. Inspired by Sting's own childhood experiences and the shipbuilding industry in Wallsend, Tyne and Wear, the musical premiered in the summer of 2014, at the Bank of America Theatre in Chicago, before moving to the Neil Simon Theatre on Broadway.
  3. "The last ship" is a book by Mary Alice Downie.


  1. "The Last Ship" is the eleventh studio album by English musician Sting, released on 20 September 2013 in Germany, and on 24 September 2013 in the UK and US. The album features guest artists with roots in the northeast of England, including Brian Johnson from AC/DC, Jimmy Nail, The Unthanks, The Wilson Family and Kathryn Tickell. The title is an allusion to the closure of the shipyards in the historic shipbuilding town of Wallsend, where Sting grew up.
    • also known as The Last Ship (Disc 2/2)
    • genres: Jazz, Sea shanty, Celtic music
    • released on
    • award: - World Music Award for World’s Best Album nomination for Sting
  2. "The Last Ship" is a song by Sting.


The Last Ship is a 2014 theater production of the play by John Logan and Brian Yorkey.

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Google previewHistorical Dictionary of the United States Navy (2011)

by Patricia M. Kearns

The Newport News DESTROYERS ° 113 was the last ship of this class.

Google previewLondon Encyclopaedia; Or, Universal Dictionary of Science, Art, Literature and Practical Mechanics (1829)

Comprising a Popular View of the Present State of Knowledge

applied likewise to the last ship of the line, squadron, or division. Reef. Part of a sail from one row of eyeletholes to another. It is applied likewise to a chain of rocks lying near the surface of the water. - Reefing. The operation of reducing a ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia britannica (1910)

a dictionary of arts, sciences, literature and general information by Hugh Chisholm

The last ship that is known to have visited the Norse colony in Greenland returned to Norway in 1410. With no support from home the settlements seem to have decayed rapidly.

Google previewEncyclopaedia Britannica; Or, A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Miscellaneous Literature; Constructed on a Plan, by which the Different Sciences and Arts are Digested Into the Form of Distinct Treatises Or Systems, Comprehending the History, Theory, and Practice, of Each, According to the Latest Discoveries and Improvements... Vol. 1. [-18] (1797)

The centre-column is to fill and stand on, when the first ship of that column, and' the last ship of the lee-column, bear from each other in a line perpendicular to the direction of the wind. See fig. 22. 4! To form the line' on the other tack from the ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of American Literature of the Sea and Great Lakes (2001)

by Jill B. Gidmark

A third novel by Brinkley, The Last Ship (1988), is a masterful tale of suspense set on the last existing U.S. naval vessel after the nuclear war. With echoes of Neville Shute's On the Beach (1957), Brinkley weaves a masterful story of the hopes ...

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