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More in historical drama. See more. Take, Burn or Destroy. Book 2. Master and Commander Charles Hayden returns in the riveting seafaring adventure by bestselling author S. Thomas Russell. In , the French Revolution rages, and Charles Hayden sets off aboard the HMS Themis with orders to destroy a French frigate and to gather intelligence from a royalist spy. But the enemy is laying in wait—and so begins a dangerous chase out into the Atlantic and into the clutches of a powerful French squadron.
With no chance of fighting their way through, Hayden and his officers are taken prisoner. Shipwrecked in a storm on the French coast and mistaken for a French sea officer, Hayden must attempt a desperate escape to warn the Lords of the Admiralty. Failure will mean the invasion of England—and the guillotine for Hayden. Book 6. The Eleventh Hour. Nick Brown. Syria, AD. Killigrew of the Royal Navy.
Book 1. Epic action and adventure from the glory days of naval power Despite the best efforts of the Royal Navy, transatlantic slavers continue to profit from the illegal trade.
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Lacking funds, an occupation if he leaves naval service, or the evidence of perjury he once held against Captain Ralph Barclay, the brute who pressed he and his friends into the navy, his prospects are not promising. Similar ebooks. In , war still rages in Europe, and the tobacco planters of the Virginia colony's tidewater struggle against shrinking markets and pirates lurking off the coast. But American seafarers have found a new source of wealth: the Indian Ocean and ships carrying fabulous treasure to the great Mogul of India.
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A reformed pirate tries to settle down in colonial Virginia where he finds love--and danger--as he makes enemies and is called to command the colony's guardship. Book 1 of the Brethren of the Coast series.
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