The Gathering Storm (William Rennie, Book 5)

The Gathering Storm (William Rennie, Book 5)

Peter Smalley


Spring 1791 notwithstanding deeply disturbed by means of a negative incident in the course of his earlier fee, James Hayter is however at the verge of taking command of HMS Sloop Eglantine as grasp and Commander while own tragedy shatters his existence. the dual blows persuade Hayter that he's now not healthy to command and he needs to flip his again at the sea ceaselessly. Even the intervention of his good friend and previous captain, William Rennie can't no longer dissuade him from derelicting his responsibility. notwithstanding repenting after all of his selection, Hayter s profession within the military seems to be over until eventually the intervention of an agent, Mr Brough Mappin, operating for Hayter s previous nemesis, the British mystery carrier Fund. Mappin s plan bargains Hayter an opportunity to restore his occupation on a distinct challenge, with the promise of reinstatement within the Royal Naval record if he's winning. however it is usually the only most threatening undertaking of his existence. He needs to sail for France with Rennie in HMS Expedient and there rescue a few folks of curiosity from the grab of the French progressive forces looking for them. What not anyone mentions is that the rescue will carry to endure on Expedient and her group, a strength so fierce and powerful that, if it could actually, it is going to wipe all hint of the incident, Hayter and the send from the reminiscence of everybody excited about the approaching fight.

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