(From the publisher):
Newton Forster is a troubled young man who survives impressment into the Navy, imprisonment in France, and a shipwreck in the West Indies before gaining a post on a British East India Company vessel bound for Asia. Forster faces a thrill a chapter - murder, insanity, pressgangs, prison, pirates, treachery, and romance!
Original title: Newton Forster or The Merchant Service
Genre: Fiction→ Adventure→ Military and Naval Adventure