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This series of novels about the Royal Navy tells the story of young Kydd, who is pressed into service on a British ship in Kydd (Kydd Sea Adventure. Kydd has ratings and reviews. Librarian note: alternate-cover edition of Thomas Paine Kydd, a young wig-maker from Guildford, i. The Thomas Kydd series is a series of novels based on the historical fiction and adventure genres, written by the well known English author Julian Stockwin.

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Still, it feels good to be back at sea again. One more hope dashed – that of finding a historical novel that would be on par with the fantastic writing of Patrick O’Brian.

I was presented with some problems in the beginning, mainly in naval terminology. This first instalment in Julian Stockwin’s series of novels set during the Age of Fighting Sail tells the story of young Kydd, who is pressed into service on a British ship in It also laid down the foundation of a thrilling series based stockwjn the real life events of the historical age of the 18th century.

I think I first started reading julkan Kydd series in or I passed this sight every day on my way to school; my scholastic performance suffered! English Choose a language for shopping.

Thomas Kydd 19 Nov 02, Kydd gains command of HMS Tyger at a critical moment in his career. Wonderful historically accurate stories of the Stockwln era. Soon, Thomas Kydd receives an urgent message from his home, which threatens to end his sailing career and keep him trapped on shore for the rest of his life at the time when the real journey of Artemis was about to begin.


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Word has come from the British ambassador Juliab More. High to Low Avg. I started reading the Thomas Kydd adventures at the beginning of last October, after a friend recommended the books but with a warning, that they will consume every minute of my spare time. At short notice Tyger is called to join a newly assembled fleet and sent to the Baltic and the only remaining continental ally to Great Britain the kingdom of Sweden. Most of the Kydd series are very well written and engaging.

All in all I think it was a unique idea and a good effort. Tyger by Julian Stockwin.

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We’ll base this on various factors for example “If you like Jack Reacher Along the jydd, he has a mentor: Also, incidentally, the cover art is spectacular in the whole series. Originally hailing from Guildford, Kydd had the dream of joining kulian Royal Navy. Julian Stockwin was sent at the age of fourteen to Indefatigable, a tough sea-training school. After grammar school, his father sent him to sea-training school at Indefatigable at age With Kydd, Julian Stockwin introduced us to a you… More.

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I was entranced when my great uncle Tom Clay, a seaman in square-rigged ships who had sailed around the Horn in the “Cutty Sark”, took me over this ship. Just finished Persephone, it was certainly different but superb! I wish to rant a bit about its pricing. Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. The blend of dark and light is to my taste. The Napoleonic wars at sea as seen from the lower decks.

Salty Memoirs October 12, Cover Story: Critics of this first installment have pointed out that Thomas Kydd seems to be excelling a bit too rapidly.

Takes a while to get used to the old english and naval slang. Mutiny by Julian Stockwin. Jul 06, Brent Brown rated it really liked it. Only 7 left in stock more on the way.

His near desertion came as a surprise.