Shores Of Tripoli, The - No Longer Stocked

by James L. Haley
Shores Of Tripoli, The - No Longer Stocked
  • ISBN-13: 9780425278178
  • Author(s): James L. Haley
  • Subject: Historical fiction
  • Publisher: Penguin Random House Group
  • Imprint: Putnam
  • Publication Date: 05-10-2017
  • Format: p/b

Availability: To order

£14.99
Young Bliven Putnam, great-nephew of Revolutionary War hero Israel Putnam, is bound for the Mediterranean and a desperate battle with the pirate ship Tripoli. He later returns under legendary Commodore Edward Preble on the Constitution, and marches across the Libyan desert with General Eaton to assault Derna - discovering the lessons he learns about war, and life, are not what he expected. Rich with historical detail and cracking with high-wire action, The Shores of Tripoli brings this amazing period in American history to life with brilliant clarity.
About the book

Young Bliven Putnam, great-nephew of Revolutionary War hero Israel Putnam, is bound for the Mediterranean and a desperate battle with the pirate ship Tripoli. He later returns under legendary Commodore Edward Preble on the Constitution, and marches across the Libyan desert with General Eaton to assault Derna - discovering the lessons he learns about war, and life, are not what he expected. Rich with historical detail and cracking with high-wire action, The Shores of Tripoli brings this amazing period in American history to life with brilliant clarity.

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