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The price of glory

Author: Seth Hunter; Ulverscroft Foundation.
Publisher: Long Preston : Magna Large Print, 2012, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   book_largeprint : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Captain Nathan Peake survives a ferocious battle on the treacherous seas off Brittany, only to be cast into the even more dangerous waters of post-Revolutionary Paris. There he encounters two of the most beautiful and scandalous courtesans in history - and an ambitious Corsican adventurer otherwise known as Napoleone Buonaparte. Nathan is sent to join another young glory-seeker, Captain Horatio Nelson, in a bid to  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Thrillers (Fiction)
Sea stories
Large type books
Fiction
Naval history
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Seth Hunter; Ulverscroft Foundation.
ISBN: 9780750535434 0750535431
OCLC Number: 776760709
Notes: Published under the auspices of the Ulverscroft Foundation.
Standard print ed. originally published: London : Headline Review, 2010.
Description: 437 pages (large print) : maps ; 24 cm
Responsibility: by Seth Hunter.

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Captain Nathan Peake survives a ferocious battle on the treacherous seas off Brittany, only to be cast into the even more dangerous waters of post-Revolutionary Paris. There he encounters two of the most beautiful and scandalous courtesans in history - and an ambitious Corsican adventurer otherwise known as Napoleone Buonaparte. Nathan is sent to join another young glory-seeker, Captain Horatio Nelson, in a bid to wreck Buonaparte's plans for the invasion of Italy. But Nathan has his own private agenda - to find love amid the chaos of war.

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