Midshipman William Bentley awaits trial on charges of treason - until he is offered the chance to avoid prison by serving as first lieutenant to Richard Kaye, now captain of Will's old ship Biter. Will accepts and begins a harrowing journey to Jamaica, unaware that the woman he loves has been sold as an indentured servant to a depraved Jamaican planter. The brutality of Will's shipboard companions further hardens him to navy life, but nothing can prepare him for the inhumanity that fuels the slave trade.

The Spithead Nymph

Author: Jan Needle

Title: The Spithead Nymph

Series: Sea Officer William Bentley

First Published by: McBooks Press

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Format: PB

Date: 2004

ISBN-10: 1590130774

ISBN-13: 9781590130773

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