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By the mast divided

By the mast divided

Donachie, David, 1944-

London, 1793. Young firebrand John Pearce, on the run from the authorities, is illegally press-ganged from the Pelican tavern into brutal life aboard HMS Brilliant, a frigate on its way to war. In the first few days, Pearce discovers the Navy is a world in which he can prosper. But he is not alone

eBook, Electronic resource, Book. English. Historical. Sea stories.
Published London: Allison & Busby, 2004
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Statement of responsibility: David Donachie
ISBN: 074901346X, 9780749013462, 9780749083502
Note: Description based on print version record.
Physical Description: 1 online resource (336 p.)
Subject: Seafaring life History 18th century Fiction.; Great Britain. Royal Navy History 18th century Fiction.; Great Britain History, Naval 18th century Fiction.; Pearce, John (Fictitious character) Fiction.
Reproduction: Electronic reproduction. Cleveland, Ohio: Overdrive, 2014? Mode of access: World Wide Web. System requirements: Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 495 KB).