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The Resource A ship for the king, Richard Woodman

A ship for the king, Richard Woodman

Label
A ship for the king
Title
A ship for the king
Statement of responsibility
Richard Woodman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Kit Faulkner is a young vagrant orphan, but his life changes forever when two gentlemen spot his potential and he is taken aboard their merchant ship, the Swallow, to be trained for a life at sea. As he rises through the ranks, he risks all in encounters with pirates and French corsairs. Meanwhile, England edges ever closer to civil war, and very soon Kit must chose which side he will fight for
Member of
Summary
Orphan Kit Faulkner, who was fortunate to be taken aboard a merchant ship and trained to be a sailor, finds himself rising through the ranks, facing challenges of a life at sea, and faced with tough decisions as England edges closer to civil war
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10044070
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Woodman, Richard
Dewey number
823.9/14
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Kit Faulkner naval adventures
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Seafaring life
  • Sailors
  • Great Britain
Target audience
adult
Label
A ship for the king, Richard Woodman
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
218 pages
Isbn
9780727880789
Isbn Type
(cased)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 726821262
  • (OCoLC)726821262
Label
A ship for the king, Richard Woodman
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
218 pages
Isbn
9780727880789
Isbn Type
(cased)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 726821262
  • (OCoLC)726821262

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