HomeGroupsTalkZeitgeist
Hide this

Results from Google Books

Click on a thumbnail to go to Google Books.

The only victor by Alexander Kent
Loading...

The only victor (edition 2000)

by Alexander Kent

MembersReviewsPopularityAverage ratingMentions
153178,096 (3.68)3
Member:joeldinda
Title:The only victor
Authors:Alexander Kent
Info:Ithaca, N.Y. : Distributed to the book trade by LPC Group, 2000.
Collections:Your library, Joel, eBook, Hornblower
Rating:***
Tags:fiction, nautical, nelson's navy, bolitho, royal navy, nautical fiction, ebook, epub, nook

Work details

The Only Victor by Alexander Kent

None

None.

Loading...

Sign up for LibraryThing to find out whether you'll like this book.

No current Talk conversations about this book.

» See also 3 mentions

A Richard Bolitho story, and a sequel to "Honour This Day". Four months after the historic victory at Trafalgar, Vice-Admiral Sir Richard Bolitho drops anchor off the shores of southern Africa. He is brooding over the loss of his old flagship "Hyperion", but a new challenge awaits.
  losloper | Jan 6, 2010 |
no reviews | add a review
You must log in to edit Common Knowledge data.
For more help see the Common Knowledge help page.
Series (with order)
Canonical title
Original title
Alternative titles
Original publication date
People/Characters
Important places
Important events
Related movies
Awards and honors
Epigraph
Dedication
First words
Quotations
Last words
Disambiguation notice
Publisher's editors
Blurbers
Publisher series
Original language

References to this work on external resources.

Wikipedia in English (2)

Book description
Haiku summary

Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0935526749, Paperback)

February 1806: Vice-Admiral Sir Richard Bolitho carries the news of Trafalgar to southern Africa, where he is to aid British ground forces in any way he can to retake Cape Town from the Dutch. Impatient to be home, Bolitho decides yet again that the boldest measures are best, and proves to the army that brave men do not die in vain.

(retrieved from Amazon Mon, 30 Sep 2013 14:05:55 -0400)

(see all 3 descriptions)

1806; Bolitho is sent first to South Africa, where he assists efforts to capture the Dutch colony, then to Denmark, where he fights a battle in the North Sea against a force containing the ship that sank HYPERION in HONOR THIS DAY.

(summary from another edition)

Quick Links

Swap Ebooks Audio
11 wanted3 pay

Popular covers

Rating

Average: (3.68)
0.5
1
1.5
2 1
2.5
3 8
3.5 1
4 5
4.5 2
5 3

Is this you?

Become a LibraryThing Author.

 

Help/FAQs | About | Privacy/Terms | Blog | Contact | LibraryThing.com | APIs | WikiThing | Common Knowledge | Legacy Libraries | Early Reviewers | 92,097,695 books! | Top bar: Always visible