March 1811: After two and a half months of precious peace in Cornwall with his beloved mistress, Catherine, Admiral Richard Bolitho must lead the fleet from Plymouth in defense of Empire, and quell the unrest in America. For when diplomacy fails, the cannon will speak.
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Douglas Reeman (Alexander Kent) did convoy duty in the Atlantic, the Arctic and the North Sea. He has written over thirty novels under his own name and more than twenty bestselling historical novels featuring Richard Bolitho under the pseudonym Alexander Kent.Review:
· "Shipwreck, survival... a spirited battle... a splendid yarn." --Times
· "One of our foremost writers of naval fiction." --Sunday Times
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Book Description Heinemann, 1995. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110434001732
Book Description William Heinemann Limited, London, 1995. Dark Blue Cloth. Book Condition: New. Geoffrey Huband (illustrator). First Edition. It is March 1811 and this is the twenty-second Richard Bolitho novel. Book has withdrawn/library stamp on top edge and 3 1/2" dia. stamp on fep. rep has pocket and inside rear board has tape scar where rear panel was taped. Blue boards with gold script on slightly end-bumped spine. Book is tight and square. Unclipped DJ has no library markings and, aside from some very slight edge/shelf wear, is very good+. 246 pp. Bookseller's Inventory # 05639. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Ex-Library. Bookseller Inventory # 000639