The Fireship

The Fireship

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by C. Northcote Parkinson, Cyril Northcote Parkinson
     
 

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The Nore and Spithead mutinies intervene to upset the course of Delancey's career. He devises an original legal defense in the court martial of a fellow officer accused of murder, and acquits himself well, but falls afoul of the naval establishment and is passed over in the general promotion of all in his rank.See more details below

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The Nore and Spithead mutinies intervene to upset the course of Delancey's career. He devises an original legal defense in the court martial of a fellow officer accused of murder, and acquits himself well, but falls afoul of the naval establishment and is passed over in the general promotion of all in his rank.

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"Authentic naval adventure. . . full of action."  —The Sunday Times of London

"The sharp tang of powder and tar and salty sea along with the boom of the cannon and shouts of men in battle."  —Dallas Morning News

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ISBN-13:
9781590130155
Publisher:
McBooks Press
Publication date:
03/28/2002
Series:
Richard Delancey Series
Pages:
208
Sales rank:
1,446,698
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.56(d)

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