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Lord of the Privateers


  • Author: Stephanie Laurens
  • Release Date : 2019-03-11
  • Genre: Historical
  • File Size: 6728127 Bytes


Can true love die? Or, neglected, does it lie dormant until the object of true desire is again within reach? Denied, does passion smolder, like embers waiting for the right conditions to flare into an all-consuming conflagration? #1 New York Times bestselling author Stephanie Laurens delivers the thrilling conclusion to her acclaimed series, THE ADVENTURERS QUARTET, a passionate Regency-era drama played out on the high seas and in the sweltering heat of tropical jungles, ultimately reaching a scintillating climax in the glittering ballrooms of Mayfair.The eldest of the Frobisher brothers and widely known as the lord of the privateers, Royd Frobisher expects to execute the final leg of the rescue mission his brothers have been pursuing. What he does n...

Gather the Shadowmen (The Lords of the Ocean)


  • Author: Mark McMillin
  • Release Date : 2012-08-24
  • Genre: Historical
  • File Size: 10246671 Bytes


Here is a story true based on the real-life, extraordinary exploits of Captain Luke Ryan. It is an epic, little known story of adventure, war, heroism, love, intrigue and betrayal. Ryan, a common smuggler, turned to privateering and ultimately inflicted more damage on the British Navy during America’s War of Independence than his more famous counterpart, John Paul Jones. This brilliant, fearless and flamboyant soldier’s story is told in three books: Gather the Shadowmen (The Lords of the Ocean), Prince of the Atlantic and Napoleon’s Gold.In Gather the Shadowmen, as the brutal war between the American Colonies and Great Britain drags on, a 25 year old Irishman named Luke Ryan is the master of the Black Prince, the fastest ship on the water. Ryan...

Lord of the Privateers
Score: 5
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Lord of the Privateers


  • Author : Stephanie Laurens
  • Publisher : MIRA
  • Release Date : 2019-03-11
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781488052668


Lord of the Privateers Book Description :

Can true love die? Or, neglected, does it lie dormant until the object of true desire is again within reach? Denied, does passion smolder, like embers waiting for the right conditions to flare into an all-consuming conflagration? #1 New York Times bestselling author Stephanie Laurens delivers the thrilling conclusion to her acclaimed series, THE ADVENTURERS QUARTET, a passionate Regency-era drama played out on the high seas and in the sweltering heat of tropical jungles, ultimately reaching a scintillating climax in the glittering ballrooms of Mayfair. The eldest of the Frobisher brothers and widely known as the lord of the privateers, Royd Frobisher expects to execute the final leg of the rescue mission his brothers have been pursuing. What he does ...

The Naval Chronicle  Volume 22  July December 1809

The Naval Chronicle Volume 22 July December 1809


  • Author : James Stanier Clarke
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2010-09-02
  • Genre: History
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781108018616


The Naval Chronicle Volume 22 July December 1809 Book Description :

Volume 22 of the Naval Chronicle (1809) includes reports of the Walcheren Campaign and the Battle of the Basque Roads....

Pirates and Privateers

Pirates and Privateers


  • Author : Joyce Glasner
  • Publisher : James Lorimer & Company
  • Release Date : 2013-03-01
  • Genre: History
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781552779644


Pirates and Privateers Book Description :

Murder, mutiny, and mayhem were the order of the day in the seas off the East Coast during the golden age of sailing. Pillagers and opportunists plied the seas in search of riches in the holds of American ships. And they invariably found what they were looking for......

The Dispatches and Letters of Vice Admiral Lord Viscount Nelson

The Dispatches and Letters of Vice Admiral Lord Viscount Nelson


  • Author : Horatio Nelson
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2011-11-10
  • Genre: History
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781108035460


The Dispatches and Letters of Vice Admiral Lord Viscount Nelson Book Description :

Published between 1844 and 1846, this collection of Nelson's letters documents his career from 1777 to his death in 1805....

A History of American Privateers

A History of American Privateers


  • Author : Edgar Stanton Maclay
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2011-02-03
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781108026284


A History of American Privateers Book Description :

An 1899 account of the role of privateers in winning the American War of Independence and building the American Navy....