The first title in the exciting naval trilogy featuring the courageous Kelly Maguire. Midshipman Kelly Maguire has always had a love affair with the sea. And when war clouds gather over Europe, Maguire is put to the test along with the marine might of the Royal Navy. From the Hellish battles of Gallipoli to the barbarous action at Antwerp, Maguire begins to learn the lessons a sailor must face. Glory and danger abound in this sizzling saga of adventure, blood and guts.
Maguire serves on armored cruiser Hugenot, gets torpedoed on Cressy, is captured when his submarine is sunk during Gallipoli, and sees action on destroyer Mordant at Jutland
Author: Max Hennessy
Title: The Lion at Sea
Series: Kelly "Ginger" Maguire trilogy
First Published by: Scribner
Date: December 1977