The Darkening Sea: (Richard Bolitho: Book 22)

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Returning safely to England after the dramatic capture of Martinque, Vice-Admiral Sir Richard Bolitho finds an all too brief respite from war and politics in the arms of his mistress Catherine Somervell.

But the shadow of a new conflict already darkens the horizon. The old enemy, France, forges an uneasy alliance with America - threatening the safety of British trade routes. Although ordered immediately to the Indian Ocean, for the first time Bolitho's thoughts are not of glory but his own - and the Navy's - past.

Both Nelson and Collingwood died in their country's service. For the navy's newest Admiral, is there life beyond the sea itself?

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Title: Darkening Sea <>Binding: Paperback <>Author: Alexander Kent <>Publisher: ARROW

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'One of our foremost writers of naval fiction' - Sunday Times

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"'Shipwreck, survival - a spirited battle - a splendid yarn' - The Times"

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