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By William C. Hammond

Call To Arms is the fourth novel within the award-winning ancient / nautical fiction sequence from William C. Hammond. in addition to the opposite novels within the Cutler relatives Chronicles – such a lot lately for romance of nation and the ability and the honor – it good points the epic saga of the seafaring Cutler kin of Hingham, Massachusetts and an ever increasing solid of characters. between those characters are genuine historic figures together with Capt. Edward Preble, Lt. Stephen Decatur, Lt. Richard Somers, Samuel Coleridge, Bashaw Yusuf Qaramanli, and Adm. Horatio Lord Nelson. Interwoven with those old characters is a fast moving and gripping plot that takes the reader from Java within the Dutch East Indies to New England first and foremost of the 19th century, and directly to Gibraltar, Tripoli, Malta, Sicily, Alexandria and Cairo. ancient occasions depicted within the novel were subjected to excessive examine and feature been vetted through historians.

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