Tenacious: Thomas Kydd 6

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Hodder & Stoughton, Dec 11, 2009 - Fiction - 300 pages
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Thomas Paine Kydd is in Halifax enjoying the recognition and favour of his fellow officers when Tenacious is summoned to join Horatio Nelson’s taskforce on an urgent reconnaissance mission. Intelligence suggests the French Revolution is about to set the Mediterranean ablaze, but Bonaparte’s fleet is nowhere to be found. Nelson and his ‘Band of Brothers’ begin a desperate search for him.

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User Review  - PallanDavid - LibraryThing

Yet again I have learned about battles of the Napoleonic Wars I never would have known if not for the Stockwin - Kydd books! In the stories of Tenacious, Lt. Thomas Kydd travels the Mediterranean ... Read full review

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User Review  - jamespurcell - LibraryThing

Outstanding entry in an excellent series. Good story telling enriched by sufficient technical details to engage the Age of Fighting Sail aficionados without overwhelming the less inclined. Hero ... Read full review

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About the author (2009)

Julian Stockwin was sent at the age of fourteen to Indefatigable, a tough sea-training school. He joined the Royal Navy at fifteen before transferring to the Royal Australian Navy, where he served for eight years in the Far East, Antarctic waters and the South Seas. He was awarded the MBE and now lives in Devon with his wife Kathy. More information can be found on his website at

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