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Stand into Danger By Alexander Kent

Stand into Danger by Alexander Kent

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Summary

A historical sea novel in which Richard Bolitho, newly appointed Third Lieutenant on the 28-gun frigate Destiny, learns to accept his new responsibilities as a King's officer as the company face the hazards of conspiracy, treason and piracy whilst on a secret mission. From the author of ENEMY IN SIGHT.

Stand into Danger Summary

Stand into Danger by Alexander Kent

The year is 1774 and Bolitho is now a newly appointed third lieutenant joining the 28-gun frigate Destiny at Plymouth. It is a far step from midshipman's berth to wardroom - and at a time when most of the fleet is laid up Bolitho is considered fortunate. Bolitho's promotion is tinged by personal sadness, but his new captain soon points out that Bolitho's loyalty is to him, the ship and His Britannic Majesty - in that order. Despatched on a secret mission far south to Rio and then to the Caribbean, Destiny and her company face the hazards of conspiracy, treason and piracy - and, as the little ship sails on, Bolitho has to learn amid broadside battles at sea and the clash of swords in hand-to-hand actions how to accept his new responsibilities as a King's officer

About Alexander Kent

Alexander Kent is the author of twenty-seven acclaimed books featuring Richard Bolitho. Under his own name, Douglas Reeman, and in the course of a career spanning forty-five years, he has written over thirty novels and two non-fiction books.

Additional information

GOR002908804
9780099253808
0099253801
Stand into Danger by Alexander Kent
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Cornerstone
1981-05-11
304
N/A
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