It is two years since Thomas Paine Kydd was spirited away in the night to serve his country aboard the old line-of-battle ship "Duke William." Now, together with his high-born friend Nicholas Renzi and other crew members from the ill-fated Artemis, Tom is a shipwrecked sailor back in the land of his birth.
Caribbean Area -- Fiction.
Great Britain -- History, Naval -- Fiction.
Great Britain. Royal Navy -- Fiction.
Kydd, Thomas (Fictitious character) -- Fiction.
Sailing -- Fiction.
Seafaring life -- History -- 18th century -- Fiction.