The Resource A ship for the king, Richard Woodman

A ship for the king, Richard Woodman

Label
A ship for the king
Title
A ship for the king
Statement of responsibility
Richard Woodman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The thrilling maritime adventures of Kit Faulkner begin in a new series set against the backdrop of the English Civil War. Bristol, England, 1618. Kit Faulkner is a young vagrant orphan, but his life changes forever at the age of sixteen when two gentlemen, one a former privateer, Sir Henry Mainwaring, spot his potential and he is taken aboard their merchant ship to be trained for a life at sea. As he rises through the ranks, eventually captaining his own ship, he risks all in encounters with pirates and French corsairs. Meanwhile, England edges ever closer to civil war, and very soon Kit must choose which side he will fight for . .
Member of
Summary
Orphan Kit Faulkner, who was fortunate to be taken aboard a merchant ship and trained to be a sailor, finds himself rising through the ranks, facing challenges of a life at sea, and faced with tough decisions as England edges closer to civil war
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10044070
Cataloging source
Midwest
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
hoopla (Digital media service)
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Woodman, Richard
Dewey number
823.9/14
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Kit Faulkner naval adventure series
Series volume
0001
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  • Seafaring life
  • Sailors
  • Great Britain
Target audience
adult
Label
A ship for the king, Richard Woodman
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
MWT12209904
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781780101446
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12209904
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12209904
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
A ship for the king, Richard Woodman
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
MWT12209904
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781780101446
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12209904
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12209904
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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