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Captain Cain is the commander of the Alerte, a pirate submarine, pursued by the HMS Canvey. It is damaged and sinks in a shallow West African Lagoon where Cain and a select few escape the vessel in diving suits. Arriving ashore they steal a whaling craft from an unsuspecting fisherman and join a Greek Ship heading for Paraguil del Norte wher the pirates become embroiled in a local war.

Captain Cain

A sequel to The Pirate Submarine

Author: Percy F. Westerman

Title: Captain Cain


First Published by: James Nisbet and Co.

Place: London

Format: HC

Date: 1924




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