The Scent of Corruption

The Scent of Corruption Summer the uneasy peace with France is over and Britain has once been plunged into the turmoil of war After a spell on the beach Sir Richard Banks is appointed to HMS Prometheus a seventy fou

  • Title: The Scent of Corruption
  • Author: Alaric Bond
  • ISBN: null
  • Page: 109
  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • Summer, 1803 the uneasy peace with France is over, and Britain has once been plunged into the turmoil of war After a spell on the beach, Sir Richard Banks is appointed to HMS Prometheus, a seventy four gun line of battleship which an eager Admiralty loses no time in ordering to sea The ship is fresh from a major re fit, but Banks has spent the last year with his wiSummer, 1803 the uneasy peace with France is over, and Britain has once been plunged into the turmoil of war After a spell on the beach, Sir Richard Banks is appointed to HMS Prometheus, a seventy four gun line of battleship which an eager Admiralty loses no time in ordering to sea The ship is fresh from a major re fit, but Banks has spent the last year with his wife and young family will he prove himself worthy of such a powerful vessel, and can he rely on his officers to support him With excitement both aboard ship and ashore, gripping sea battles, a daring rescue and intense personal intrigue, The Scent of Corruption is a non stop nautical thriller in the best traditions of the genre.Number seven in the Fighting Sail series.

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    1. Another good read from Alaric BondI am so very pleased I discovered Mr. Bond's "Fighting Sail" series. Suspenseful and intriguing plot lines full of empathetic characters. Vivid and exciting descriptions of naval combat. I can't put these books down.

    2. Alaric Bond continues his “Fighting Sail” series with this excellent novel. He has provided excellent descriptions of naval battles at sea, of privateer actions as well as a number of personal character stories that add to the interest of the book.Captain Sir Richard Banks has taken command of HMS Prometheus, a seventy-four ship of theline fresh out of refit. He has brought along several of his old crew, including First LieutenantCaulfield, Lt. King, Lt. Lewis, Surgeon Manning and a number o [...]

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