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Pasha (Kydd Sea Adventures)

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Word has come from the British ambassador Arbuthnot that the neutral Turks are being wooed by the French and if the ancient city of Constantinople falls into their hands, Napoleons route to India will be completely unfettered and his plans for world domination a reality. Concerned for his safety, Arbuthnot is demanding a large fleet presence to take him off and bring the Turks to their senses. Braving treacherous currents, unreliable winds, and giant bombards, Thomas Kydd returns to sea and rescues the ambassador, but as Kydd waits for the rest of the expected fleet, the French are able to strengthen the Turkish defenses. Meanwhile Kydds friend and confidential secretary, Nicholas Renzi, has assumed a new and dangerous role that he can never make public. He engineers a coup in the Topkapi Palace that turns the tables on the French but at the cost of both infidel nations being ejected from the Ottoman Empire. When Kydd learns of Renzis incarceration in a Turkish prison, he knows if will take superb seamanship and sheer bravado to free his friend.

About the Author

Julian Stockwin is a retired teacher and educational psychologist, and a former lieutenant commander of the Royal Navy Reserve. He entered the British Navy at age 15 and was eventually named a Member of the British Empire. He is the author of the Kydd Sea Adventures series.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781590136836
Author:
Stockwin, Julian
Publisher:
McBooks Press
Subject:
Popular Fiction - Nautical Fiction
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Cloth
Series:
Kydd Sea Adventures
Publication Date:
20141131
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Language:
English
Pages:
328
Dimensions:
8.75 x 6 in

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