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The king's privateer: Alan Lewrie Series, Book 4

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A hero in the swashbuckling tradition of Horatio Hornblower, Alan Lewrie stars in a series of thrilling 18th-century naval adventures. Fresh from war in the Americas, young navy veteran Alan Lewrie boards the trading ship Telestro to find out why merchantmen are disappearing in the East Indies. Fine.
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9781556113246
9780449224519
9781429994804
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Full title king s privateer
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display_description The fourth book in the Alan Lewrie series. 1783: His Majesty's secret agent... Back from war in the Americas, young navy veteran Alan Lewrie finds London pure pleasure. Then, at Plymouth he boards the trading ship Telesto to find out why merchantmen are disappearing in the East Indies. Between the pungent shores of Calcutta and teeming Canton, Lewrie—reunited with his scoundrel father—discovers a young French captain, backed by an armada of Mindanaon pirates, on a plundering rampage. While treaties tie the navy's hands, a King's privateer is free to plunge into the fire and blood of a dirty little war on the high South China Sea. Ladies' man, officer, and rogue, Alan Lewrie is the ultimate man of adventure, and Dewey Lambdin writes historical adventure fiction on par with C.S. Forester and Patrick O'Brian. In the worthy tradition of Hornblower, Aubrey, and Maturin, Lewrie's exploits echo with the sounds of crowded ports and the crash of naval warfare.
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series Alan Lewrie naval adventures
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subject_facet Great Britain -- History, Naval -- 18th century -- Fiction
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title_full The King's Privateer Alan Lewrie Series, Book 4, The king's privateer / by Dewey Lambdin
title_short The king's privateer
title_sub Alan Lewrie Series, Book 4
topic_facet Fiction, Historical Fiction, History, Naval, Suspense