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Mutiny on the Spanish Main: HMS Hermione and the Royal Navy's revenge

Mutiny on the Spanish Main: HMS Hermione and the Royal Navy's revenge

by Angus Konstam

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Overview

From renowned author and naval historian Angus Konstam, this is a gripping account of one of the Royal Navy’s bloodiest and most dramatic mutinies.


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781472833792
Publisher: Bloomsbury USA
Publication date: 10/27/2020
Pages: 320
Sales rank: 699,054
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.20(d)

About the Author

Angus Konstam is a well-established historian, and the author of over a hundred books, more than sixty of which are published by Osprey. These include series titles on Nelson and naval warfare, as well as popular books including Hunt the Bismarck and The Pirate World. His naval books by other publishers include Jutland: Twelve Hours to Win the War, The Battle of North Cape, and Sovereigns of the Sea. A former naval officer, maritime archaeologist and museum curator, he is now a full-time author, specialising in maritime and military history. He lives in Orkney, UK.

Table of Contents

List of Illustrations
Maps
Preface

1: The Hermione
2: Crisis in the Caribbean
3: The Seeds of Mutiny
4: The Fortunate Son
5: The Caribbean Honeymoon
6: The Floating Powderkeg
7: Murder in the Night
8: The Evil that Men Do
9: The Spanish Main
10: The Manhunt
11: An International Incident
12: The Surprise
13: The Cutting Out
14: Retribution
Notes
Bibliography
HMS Hermione – Ship's Specifications
Index

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