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Press Gang, the (1973) [Novel]
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Series: Fox
Part: 1

Summary (From the publisher):

George Abercrombie Fox.

Born London, 29th September, 1765.

Second child in a family of ten.

Named after his uncle, who was hanged at Tyburn.

Joined navy as 'powder-monkey' in 1775.

Finally gazetted as lieutenant in 1793.

Possessed of enormous talent and courage.

Virtually devoid of noble patronage.

Still a lieutenant in 1800.

There was little peace in England, and none for Fox.

The War at sea - and a man who fought it.

Original title: The Press Gang
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionAdventureMilitary and Naval Adventure
FictionHistoricalEuropean18th Century

Edition #1: Press Gang, the

Press Gang, the (1973)
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Language: English

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Press Gang, the (1974)

Format: Paperback
Place of publication: New York
Publisher: Pinnacle
ISBN: 0523001800
Pages: 157

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Press Gang, the (January 1973)

Format: Paperback
Place of publication: London
Publisher: New English Library
ISBN: 0450013553
Dimensions: 4.3 x 7.1 x 0.3
Pages: 112

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