Tom Cringle's Log

Tom Cringle's Log

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by Michael Scott
     
 

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At thirteen, Tom Cringle enters the Royal Navy as a midshipman. Assigned at first to service in home water, Tom is soon transferred to the exotic Caribbean where war, piracy, smuggling, and slave running are the order of the day.See more details below

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At thirteen, Tom Cringle enters the Royal Navy as a midshipman. Assigned at first to service in home water, Tom is soon transferred to the exotic Caribbean where war, piracy, smuggling, and slave running are the order of the day.

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Reader's Digest Books
"One of the most accurate pictures of West Indian life, both afloat and on shore, during the early part of the nineteenth century." (Reader's Digest of Books)
Library Journal
The title character of this 1834 novel is a midshipman serving aboard the HMS Torch. The episodic story follows his adventures both on land and sea. Fans of historical action fiction should find this fun. Copyright 2000 Cahners Business Information.\
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"Said to rank with or surpass . . . Cooper and Marryat."  —The World's Best Books

"One of the most accurate pictures of West Indian life, both afloat and on shore, during the early part of the nineteenth century."  —Reader's Digest of Books

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781590133439
Publisher:
McBooks Press
Publication date:
09/01/1998
Series:
Classics of Naval Fiction
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
512
Sales rank:
1,234,757
File size:
2 MB

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