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10 edition of Kydd found in the catalog.

Kydd

a novel

by Julian Stockwin

  • 96 Want to read
  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Scribner in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain,
  • France
    • Subjects:
    • Impressment -- Fiction.,
    • Wigmakers -- Fiction.,
    • Kydd, Thomas (Fictitious character) -- Fiction.,
    • Great Britain -- History, Naval -- 18th century -- Fiction.,
    • France -- History -- Revolution, 1789-1799 -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJulian Stockwin.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR6119.T66 K94 2001
      The Physical Object
      Pagination254 p. ;
      Number of Pages254
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3940698M
      ISBN 100743214587
      LC Control Number2001017026

      Julian Stockwin is the internationally bestselling author of Kydd, Artemis, Seaflower, and Mutiny, the first four novels in the Kydd adventure series. Having joined the Royal Navy at age fifteen, he retired from the Royal Naval Reserve as a lieutenant commander and was Released on: Aug   Thomas Kydd (Book 1) Share your thoughts Complete your review. Tell readers what you thought by rating and reviewing this book. Rate it * You Rated it * 0. 1 Star - I hated it 2 Stars - I didn't like it 3 Stars - It was OK 4 Stars - I liked it 5 Stars - I loved it. Please make sure to choose a rating/5.

      The ship sails immediately and Kydd has to learn the harsh realities of shipboard life fast. Despite all that he goes through in danger of tempest and battle he comes to admire the skills and courage of the seamen - taking up the challenge himself to become a true sailor. Kydd is the first book in the acclaimed series, and is based on real events. Seaflower: A Kydd Novel - Ebook written by Julian Stockwin. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Seaflower: A Kydd Novel/5(5).

      The Thomas Kydd novels are the story of one man's journey from pressed man to Admiral during the Great Age of Fighting Sail. Command: Thrilled at his first command, a little brig sloop called Teazer, Thomas Kydd must race to bring his ship to battle readiness - he is desperately needed to defend Malta against Barbary corsairs, ferocious privateers and the French. Thomas Kydd, a hero of Trafalgar, holds the glory of being Post-Captain of the gun frigate, L'Aurore. A Caribbean posting seems a welcome respite for the war hero, but when more and more merchantmen begin vanishing from the sea, fear starts to spread.


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This book is the first of the series, and therefore the clumsiest. They get better. Actually, they get very good.

Stockwin is the only good successor to O'Brian and Forester. The difference between his series and theirs is the fact that Kydd starts out as the lowest landlubber in the navy, so that as he learns his way around, so do you/5. The Thomas Kydd series is a series of novels based on the historical fiction and adventure genres, written by the well known English author Julian Stockwin.

The series consists of a total of 15 books published between the years Kydd book All the novels of the series Kydd book around the life of the main protagonist Thomas Payne Kydd. Set. The Kydd Series, closely based on real events from history, is the story of one man’s journey from pressed man to Admiral in the Great Age of Fighting are a projected 26 titles in the series.

Although they form a series, each book can be read alone as a complete story. They are available as hardbacks, paperbacks, e-books and audiobooks; a number of titles have been translated into. Kydd: A Novel (Kydd Sea Adventures Book 1) - Kindle edition by Stockwin, Julian.

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Thomas Payne Kydd is the protagonist in a series of action-adventure/nautical historical fiction novels by English novelist Julian Kydd is a young man from Guildford who finds himself aboard the Duke William battleship where he learns to become a soldier and join the Royal Navy.

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Kathy has also discovered a silk scarf in the Grand Bazaar. Since Julian decided to become a writer, the juices of writing are still flowing to date and Julian still belive he still has a lot off. Tom and Kydd and his friend Nicholas Renzi, along with their shipmates, travel a perilous journey on board the frigate Artemis, from a chilling battle with a French frigate in the English Channel, through exotic India and China, to the Great South Sea.

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