It is two years since Thomas Paine Kydd was spirited away in the night to serve his country aboard the 'Duke William'. Now, with his friend Nicholas Renzi and crew members from the 'Artemis', Tom is a shipwrecked sailor back in the land of his birth.
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A book about the romantic age of sail
- Jean "I am an avid eclectic reader."
Moves right along....plenty of sea action!
The Author comes very close to O'Brien's telling of the nature of Nineteenth Century life aboard a Royal Navy ship. Stockwin actually gives a more complete insight into ship board terms and the duties of ordinary seaman.
- Raymond W. Hill, Jr.