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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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Charlie Shaw
Mar 02, 2017 Charlie Shaw rated it really liked it
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This book tied up all the loose ends in the story. I'm really sorry that the story is finally told!
J. Douglas
Aug 24, 2015 J. Douglas rated it it was ok
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Having read all the Bolitho novels and at first intrigued with the character, by the time I read this last novel I found I really disliked what he had become: boring, maudlin, and depressing. I thought he should have have resigned his commission after "Honour The Day".
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Mar 07, 2009 R rated it really liked it
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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