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From "one of the romance genre's finest talents" (Romantic Times), comes a sweeping Civil War pulse-racer set in the tropical port of Nassau. To avenge her brother's death, a young woman agrees to spy for the North in the Caribbean stronghold of Confederate blockade runners--the most daring of whom is the handsome Englishmen Adrian Cabot. ...more
Mass Market Paperback, 384 pages
Published July 1st 1992 by Fanfare (first published April 1st 1992)
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Marina P
Oct 15, 2019 rated it liked it
Thankfully my edition had a different cover, as I would not have picked this up with a Fabio illustration.

The story, a Yankee heroine who wants to take revenge on the hero, an English Lord, was mildly entertaining. What I did not like at all was the lack of communication between the two. Both had assumptions about each other, both lacked trust. The whole story was rather dreary but intriguing enough to stick to it until the HEA.
Jerry Jares
May 11, 2019 rated it really liked it
With Fabio on the cover, I didn't expect much from this book. I expected style with no substance and I was wrong. Compared to the other Patricia Potter tomes I've read, this takes place on the open seas and near seaports (most of the others are American frontier novels).

The time frame is during my favorite era: during and immediately after the Civil War.

This is a story opens as a tale of revenge. Lauren is alone; her father and brother - both doctors - are dead. The brother, Laurence, was Lauren
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