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Crimson Seas (The HMS Swift Adventures)

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Crimson Seas is the first novel in Derek Gunn's HMS Swift Adventures series.

The year is 1791. It is a time of turbulent and fragile peace between the American Revolution, the looming French Revolution and the threat of Napoleon's growing empire.

Captain Thomas Butler and his crew of the HMS Swift, a Class five Frigate in the service of King George III of England arrive int
Kindle Edition, 308 pages
Published August 21st 2012
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Historical fantasy is something of a niche niche's market. There's some very good examples of the genre such as the Outlander series or Ring of Fire. It's rare you get to see anything which goes head-first into the supernatural, however, and rarer still we see something set during the time period around the Napoleonic Wars. Technically, I should note, the book is set prior to the Napoleonic Wars during the period following the French Revolution but I digress.

The premise is the titular H.M.S Sw
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Derek Gunn is the author of the critically acclaimed bestseller, Vampire Apocalypse: A World Torn Asunder - the eBook alone has had over 100,000 downloads and has been described as “a Summer Blockbuster..” ~Gorezone, “An incredibly original piece of fiction “ ~Horror-Web, and “a terrific tale.” ~Apex Science Fiction and Horror Digest.

Three more books have been published in this series, Descent int
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