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Captain in Calico

Author: George MacDonald Fraser
Publisher: London : HarperCollins, 2015.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The first unpublished novel from the historical fiction legend George MacDonald Fraser, featuring the unscrupulous and brilliantly entertaining pirate, Calico Jack Rackham. New Providence, 1720s. When infamous pirate Captain "Calico" Jack Rackham returns from the high seas to ask Governor Woodes Rogers for a royal pardon, the Governor sees his chance to put his own devious plans into action. Print run 30,000.
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Action and adventure fiction
Fiction
Named Person: John Rackam, Captain; Anne Bonny; John Rackam, Captain.; Anne Bonny
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: George MacDonald Fraser
ISBN: 9780008105570 000810557X 0008105596 9780008105594
OCLC Number: 915043934
Notes: Expected date of publication: 2015/09.
Format: Hardcover.
Description: vii, 278 pages : illustrations, map ; 25 cm
Responsibility: George MacDonald Fraser.

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The first unpublished novel from the historical fiction legend, George Macdonald Fraser, featuring the unscrupulous and brilliantly entertaining pirate, Calico Jack Rackham.  Read more...

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`There are enough marvellous Fraser touches to make CAPTAIN IN CALICO a real pleasure' Daily TelegraphPraise for The Flashman Papers:`Politically incorrect, lascivious and fiendishly handsome, Read more...

 
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