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Man of War (Adam Bolitho #3)

3.91 of 5 stars 3.91  ·  rating details  ·  204 ratings  ·  2 reviews
In 1817 every harbor and estuary in Antigua is filled with ghostly ships, superfluous in the aftermath of war. In this uneasy peace, Adam Bolitho is offered the 74-gun Athena, a notoriously "unlucky" ship, and as flag-captain to Vice-Admiral Sir Graham Bethune he once more follows his destiny to the Caribbean.
Paperback, 320 pages
Published September 1st 2004 by McBooks Press (first published December 31st 2002)
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Kent shows a lack of ingenuity with this volume -- more character based and less action. More flashbacks to Sir Richard than new characters, and less of a story line than earlier novels in this series. I considered this one a disappointment.
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a tedious and melancholy novel with constant navel gazing. Hornblower without the style and panache.
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