Author :: Dewey Lambdin
Series :: Alan Lewrie Naval Adventures
First Published by :: Thomas Dunne Books
Format :: HC
Date :: 30 May 2017
ISBN-10 :: 1250103622
ISBN-13 :: 9781250103628

A Fine RetributionSummer, 1809, and Captain Alan Lewrie, RN, wins fame, glory, and prize-money leading his squadron to victory over four French frigates. Battle damage, though, costs Lewrie his command, ship, and crew. He returns to London a hero, but, as weeks on half-pay turn to months, and no new command is offered, he's forced to lease a house and furnish it, unsure if he will ever go to sea again!

At least Lewrie can have his portrait done by Miss Jessica Chenery, an intriguing young lady he takes for his wife, after seven years as a widower. In the midst of newly wedded bliss, an old friend poses a project for landing battalion-sized raids on enemy coasts. Though he never expects it to amount to anything, since it's too novel, Lewrie soon finds himself assigned to lead the proposed raid. Despite the stumbling blocks thrown in his way by his foes in the Navy, it's failure and ignominy, or shining success to prove himself to be won and rub their noses in it!


Author: Dewey Lambdin

Title: A Fine Retribution

Series: Alan Lewrie Naval Adventures

First Published by: Thomas Dunne Books

Place:

Format: HC

Date: 30 May 2017

ISBN-10: 1250103622

ISBN-13: 9781250103628

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