Fitz the Filibuster

Fitz the Filibuster

By (author) 

List price: US$20.98

Currently unavailable

We can notify you when this item is back in stock

Add to wishlist

AbeBooks may have this title (opens in new window).

Try AbeBooks

Description

"[...]Burnett's heart now continued its pulsations in jerks in his excitement lest the schooner should glide by them and leave them behind. It was a near thing, but the lieutenant had taken his measures correctly. He was standing up once again grasping the rudder-lines till almost the last moment, before dropping them and giving two orders, to the coxswain to hook on, and to the crew to follow-unnecessary orders, for every man was on the qui vive, knew his task, and meant to do it in the shortest possible time. And now a peculiar sense of unreality attacked the young midshipman, for in the darkness everything seemed so dream-like and unnatural. It was as if they were rowing with all their might towards a phantom ship, a[...]."show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 332 pages
  • 152.4 x 228.6 x 16mm | 480.81g
  • Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1507673329
  • 9781507673324