Tom Bowling is a Londoner born into a seafaring family in the Neckinger, a part of Bermondsey allegedly named after the Devil's Neckinger or noose worn by pirates executed there.
He is writing a series of novels about Jean Cotterrel, set at the end of the 18th century at sea, in Britain, in the Channel Islands and in Revolutionary France.
|Series: Jean Cotterrel|
|1794||The Antigallican||Jersey fishing captain, Jean Cotterell is rescued by a French frigate off the Grand Banks of Nova Scotia|
AOS Other Non Fiction
|Pirates and Privateers||This is a lively history of piracy, from ancient times through the Renaissance "privateers" with their Letters of Marque|
|A Brief History of Pirates and Buccaneers||Explores many of the myths and true stories about the notorious outlaws of the oceans|
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