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Heart of Oak (Adam Bolitho #4)

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After the war with France has ended in 1818, Captain Adam Bolitho is given command of the newly commissioned frigate Onward and sent to North Africa on a diplomatic mission to accompany the French frigate Nautilus in a show of solidarity. He knows he is lucky—the voyage should be easy; but Adam longs for a chance to marry the beautiful Lowenna and settle down on the Bolith ...more
Hardcover, 272 pages
Published April 1st 2007 by McBooks Press (first published February 6th 2007)
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Typical early 19th century naval adventure from Alexander Kent. Always a good read
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This was better than the last one "Man of War", but shorter. Seems like the author is having a more difficult time coming up with new ideas, but enjoyed it none-the-less.
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