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Command a king's ship

Author: Alexander Kent
Publisher: Ithaca, N.Y. : McBooks Press, 1998.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Spithead, 1784. His Majesty's Frigate, Undine, sets sail for India and the seas beyond. Europe may be at peace--but in colonial waters the promises of statesmen count for little and the bloody struggle for supremacy still goes on.
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Electronic books
Fiction
Naval history
Sea stories
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Kent, Alexander.
Command a king's ship.
Ithaca, N.Y. : McBooks Press, 1998
(DLC) 98040950
(OCoLC)39930643
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Alexander Kent
ISBN: 9781590133590 1590133595 9781590132708 159013270X
OCLC Number: 434459632
Notes: Originally published: London : Hutchinson, 1973.
Description: 1 online resource (351 pages).
Contents: Front Cover; Front Matter; Copyright; Front Matter; 1 The Admiral's Choice; 2 Free of the Land; 3 A Mixed Gathering; 4 Death of a Ship; 5 The Work of a Demon; 6 Attack Overland; 7 Herrick's Decision; 8 Madras; 9 Gift from a Lady; 10 Another Flag; 11 Luck of the Game; 12 In for a Blow; 13 No Quarter; 14 The Bristol Sailmaker; 15 Face to Face; 16 No Better, No Worse than Most; 17 Close Action; 18 In the King's Name; Epilogue; Back Cover; Spine.
Responsibility: by Alexander Kent.
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Spithead, 1784. His Majesty's Frigate, Undine, sets sail for India and the seas beyond. Europe may be at peace--but in colonial waters the promises of statesmen count for little and the bloody struggle for supremacy still goes on.

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