The Sea Hawkby Raphael Sabatini
Author Biography: Rafael Sabatini (1875-1950), of Italian and English parentage
A masterpiece of historical Þctionand a ferociously gripping adventure tale. Oliver Tressilian, a Cornish gentleman who helped defeat the Spanish Armada, is betrayed by his half-brother, throwing him into circumstances where he becomes a Barbary pirate and a follower of Islam.
Author Biography: Rafael Sabatini (1875-1950), of Italian and English parentage, was a prolific and best-selling author. He wrote in English, his adopted language.
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Meet the Author
Rafael Sabatini was an Italian/English writer of novels of romance and adventure.
He is best known for his worldwide best-sellers: The Sea Hawk (1915), a tale of an Elizabethan Englishman among the pirates of the Barbary Coast. Scaramouche (1921), a tale of the French Revolution in which a fugitive hides out in a commedia dell'arte troupe and later becomes a fencing master. Captain Blood (1922), in which the title character is admiral of a fleet of pirate ships. Bellarion the Fortunate (1926), about a cunning young man who finds himself immersed in the politics of fifteenth-century Italy.
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