Lords of the Ocean: An Isaac Biddlecomb Novel (Paperback)

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Lords of the Ocean: An Isaac Biddlecomb Novel By James L. Nelson Cover Image


After ferrying General George Washington's troops across the East River and through the hell known as the Battle of Long Island, Captain Isaac Biddlecomb receives a monumental order. He is to transport to France the most powerful secret weapon in the country's arsenal--scientist, philosopher, and spirit of the enlightenment Dr. Benjamin Franklin.

About the Author

James L. Nelson is the award-winning author of more than twenty works of maritime fiction and history. His books cover the gamut from Vikings to piracy in Colonial America to naval action during the American Revolution and the Civil War. His novel Glory in the Name was the winner of the American Library Association/William Young Boyd Award for Best Military Fiction and his nonfiction George Washington's Secret Navy won the Naval Order's Samuel Eliot Morison Award for Naval Literature. He has lectured all over the country and has appeared on the Discovery Channel, History Channel, and BookTV. He currently lives in Harpswell, Maine, with his former Golden Hinde shipmate and wife, Lisa.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781493057634
ISBN-10: 1493057634
Publisher: McBooks Press
Publication Date: November 1st, 2021
Pages: 368
Language: English