Set in 1805 with principal character Bartholomew Hoare RN this is one of a series of 3 novels which are really shore based mystery novels
The second of a series of historical mysteries featuring Batholomeu Hoare, officer in His Majesty's Royal Navy during the reign of George III. Hoare is charged with finding the murderer of his Majesty's captains and uncovers an egregious conspiracy of theft and violence. Resurrected once again is the colorful Miss Jane Austen, as well as other delightful characters also featured in the first novel in this promising new series.
Author: Wilder Perkins
Title: Hoare and the Headless Captains
Series: Bartholomew Hoare
First Published by: St. Martin's Minotaur