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Drake's Bay

Author: Thomas A Roberts
Publisher: Sag Harbor, NY : The Permanent Press, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English
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The logbooks of the voyage of Sir Francis Drake are the nexus of a contemporary story of greed as violent and conspiratorial as anything in the sixteenth century. As Ethan, a university professor in midlife with doubts about his much younger lover searches for the logs, he also discovers much more about her, his emotionally detached father and the power that historical events have to shape our lives.
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Genre/Form: Mystery fiction
Fiction
Named Person: Francis Drake
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas A Roberts
ISBN: 9781579621971 157962197X
OCLC Number: 436031350
Description: 239 pages ; 23 cm
Responsibility: T.A. Roberts.

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The logbooks of the voyage of Sir Francis Drake are the nexus of a contemporary story of greed as violent and conspiratorial as anything in the sixteenth century. As Ethan, a university professor in midlife with doubts about his much younger lover searches for the logs, he also discovers much more about her, his emotionally detached father and the power that historical events have to shape our lives.

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