Armada

Armada

John Stack


the writer of the Masters of the ocean sequence, is again with a standalone conflict e-book that would blow all others out of the water. 1587. countries are locked in sour clash. One strives for dominance, the opposite for survival. After a long time of non secular strife, Elizabeth sits at the throne of britain. The reformation maintains. Catholic revolts were ruthlessly quashed, and Elizabeth has ordered the execution of her cousin, Mary Queen of Scots. at the continent bloody spiritual wars rage, yet England stands aside, her surrounding seas maintaining her secure from the land armies of her would-be enemies. basically at sea do the English exhibit their the teeth. Sea captains and adventurers, hungry for the spoils of exchange from the Spanish major, on a regular basis assault the gold-laden galleons of Catholic Spain. they're terriers nipping on the ft of war-horses yet their victories disrupt the treasury of Spain, England's maximum hazard, and Elizabeth's refusal to rein in her sea-captains extra antagonises Philip II. Thomas Varian is a captain in Drake's bold army, emerging quick during the ranks. yet he guards a mystery - one for which he could pay along with his lifestyles if chanced on: he's a Catholic. he's approximately to discover his conflicting loyalty to his faith, to his Queen, and to his nation proven lower than the main ambitious of situations: dealing with the potent Armada. Unknown to Varian, he'll even be dealing with his long-estranged father, who's combating at the facet of the Spanish enemy...

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