The Inshore Squadron.
A veteran of naval war himself, Kent has become known for his accurate and thrilling sea tales. In this volume, freshly appointed rear admiral Richard Bolitho assumes command of his own Royal Navy squadron in 1800, only to find he must learn to maneuver not only sea battles and sea weather, but also power politics. Like new. First American Edition, 2nd impression. G. P. Putnam's Sons, NY. 1977. Hb. Dj. USED. $20.00