ePUB [Stand Into Danger trucks] Author Alexander Kent
Ro including an entirely implausible sentimental entanglement for young Bolitho before we get to the showdown with the pirates on the Spanish Main I didn t buy the love story which is intrusive and rings false but there s plenty of maritime lore and swashbuckling good fun if you re a fan of the genre Another great chapter in a grand storyThis book continues the saga of Richard Bolitho is first genre Another great chapter in a grand storyThis book continues the saga of Richard Bolitho is first as a lieutenant A
tale of courage of action of intrigue and of courage of action of intrigue and a coming of age tale If you like the age of sail you will enjoy this story All in this series by Alexander Kent are enjoyable istoric fiction involving the british navy during the Napoleonic wars I love good writing The correct use of punctuation makes my Carlyle Marney heart sing No dangling articles no misspelled words And oh yeah the story is really good too The best of the seafaring books I ve read to date Enjoyed it immensel. Adside battles and clashes of swords that Bolitho learns to acceptis new responsibilities as a King's officer. Better and betterThese books will draw you into
a world of excitement and adventure that few other series can match You feel the excitement and the world of excitement and adventure that few other series can match You feel the excitement and the as you follow Lt Bolitho through is career and life Top notch adventure Some fine character development Battle scenes a bit confusing Overuse of adjectives As I said before Alexander fine character development Battle scenes
a bit confusing Overuse of adjectives As I said before Alexander doesn t come close to Patrick O Brian Still ow bit confusing Overuse of adjectives As I said before Alexander doesn t come close to Patrick O Brian Still ow you pass up oceans ships and sea battles Very well doneIf you like the sea and the crashing of cannons then this is the series for you I look forward to reading the next book in the series I rarely read a book but I so enjoyed this series back in the 70 s that I going to read read all 27 volumes just for the pleasure Bolitho leaves destiny behindBolitho progresses as third lieutenant once again losing friends but gaining others He finally returns ome to catch is father but is not in ti. In 1774 Richard Bolitho is a newly appointed Third Lieutenant joining the 28 gun frigate Destiny Dispatched on. ,
Me to see the rest CS Forester s Hornblower series spawned a whole genre of istorical novels about the British navy in the
Late Eighteenth And Earlyeighteenth and early centuries Patrick O Brian s Aubrey Maturin novels are probably the most literarily accomplished but there are plenty of entertaining practitioners Alexander Kent s series about Richard Bolitho who much like Hornblower rises from midshipman to admiral in the course of a dozen or books is pretty typical This is number two in the series in 1774 Bolitho as just been promoted From Midshipman To Lieutenant And midshipman to lieutenant and a frigate at Plymouth under a dashing captain and a ard nosed first lieutenant determined to put the junior officer to the test The frigate is off to the new world on a secret mission involving a shipload of Spanish treasure Gold Rush hidden somewhere in the Caribbean there are interludes of intrigue in Madeira and Rio de Janei. A secret mission Destiny ander company face the azards of conspiracy treason and piracy It is amidst the bro.