Ramage at Trafalgar
Ramage, finally reunited with his beloved Sarah, hopes to spend at least a few quiet weeks with her. Instead, he is summoned by Admiral Nelson himself. His orders: Ramage is to join Nelson's fleet blockading the combined French and Spanish navies in the port of Cadiz. But Nelson's plan is not merely to blockade the enemy's fleet. He intends to confront it head-on in the biggest naval battle the world has ever seen.
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Off to Cadiz to spy for Admiral Nelson. On, to Trafalgar where the Calypso, a frigate is supposed to watch and not get involved. Really, remember; this is Ramage. Excellent series, sometimes based ... Read full review
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