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Captain "Cracker Jack" Kemball of the tea clipper Erl King races Captain Richards of the Seawitch from Shanghai to London. The wager: his daughter's hand in marriage. While the fastest vessels ever built storm across the oceans, Hannah Kemball, who is aboard Erl King, learns this is a game with no rules, that will be won by murder, mayhem and deceit...


Author: Richard Woodman

Title: Wager

Series: n/a

First Published by: John Murray Publishers Ltd


Format: HC

Date: March 1990

ISBN-10: 0719547849

ISBN-13: 9780719547843




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