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❮KINDLE❯ ✾ Hell Around the Horn Author Rick Spilman – Tushna-hram.ru Hell Around the Horn is a nautical thriller set in the last days of the great age of sail In 1905 a young ship’s captain and his family set sail on the windjammer Lady Rebecca from Cardiff Wales witKINDLE Hell Around the Horn Author Rick Spilman Tushna hramru Hell Around the Horn is a nautical thriller set in the last days of the great age of sail In 1905 a young ship’s captain and his family set sail on the windjammer Lady Rebecca from Cardiff Wales w

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Cargo catches fire the mate threatens mutiny and one of the crew may be going mad yet the greatest challenge Hell Around Kindle will prove to be surviving the vicious westerly winds and mountainous seas of the worst Cape Horn winter in memory Based on an actual voyage

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Hell Around the HornIt Hell Around the Horn is a nautical thriller set in the last days of the great age of sail In a young ship’s captain and his family set sail on the windjammer Lady Rebecca from Cardiff Wales with a cargo of coal bound for Chile by way of Cape Horn Before they reach the Southern Ocean the

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  • R.E. McDermott

    Download Reader Î Hell Around the Horn Kindle Edition ☆ Rick spilman Hell Around the HornA Ripping Good Yarn from the Waning Days of SailFirst a disclaimer I’ve spent my life around the sea and ships but I’m not a big fan of “sailing fiction” A lot of it in my opinion spends too much time trying to teach the reader about suare rigged sailing and not enough time on the story or character development There are only so many times you can reef the sails without it getting a little oldSpilman avoids that trap and does it skillfully He gives us technical detail enough to satisfy the most ardent sailor but weaves it naturally through the narrative setting the stage but never stealing the show And a very believable and well drawn cast is very much the show a


  • Alaric

    Download Reader Î Hell Around the Horn Kindle Edition ☆ Rick spilman Hell Around the HornRichard Spilman's Hell Around the Horn is set at the turn of the twentieth century in one of the last windjammers to make the perilous passage about Cape Horn It follows the progress of the Lady Rebecca as she takes on cargo and crew at Tiger Bay before setting out for her eventual destination in far away Chile The subseuent story is one of peril and hardship brought about by the atrocious weather conditions and a fair degree of human mischief and is told through the eyes of all on board be they fresh or seasoned hands young bras


  • Joan Druett

    Download Reader Î Hell Around the Horn Kindle Edition ☆ Rick spilman Hell Around the HornRinging with authenticity this nail biter is a tale of battling wind and weather to sail from the Atlantic to the Pacific via the most dreaded landmark in the sailor's lexicon Cape HornStories of sh


  • Andrew

    Download Reader Î Hell Around the Horn Kindle Edition ☆ Rick spilman Hell Around the HornThis turned out to be an excellent read for me which was somewhat a surprise I have not visited this genre for many years but now I'm looking forward to reading like this The story is based in fact both of the characters and the ships Mr Spilman has done a wonderful job of taking the reader to the early twentieth century and into the culture of the sailors of that long ago timeIt's a good introduction for the novice reader in this genre and a thoughtful story for the experienced The writing is done in the style and jargon of the period and thankfully a glossary is provided for those like me that are not familiar with the terminolog


  • Richard Philbrick

    Download Reader Î Hell Around the Horn Kindle Edition ☆ Rick spilman Hell Around the HornActually I give it a half star I've always been attracted to the sea having grown up on Cape Cod and was myself a professional seaman f


  • dennis

    Download Reader Î Hell Around the Horn Kindle Edition ☆ Rick spilman Hell Around the Horn45 stars rounded up great tale of a sea journey from cardiff to chile via cape horn in 1905 the daily life descriptions were interesting shifting to astounding when dealing with the cold wind and waves of the actual point of rounding the cape hint it's not a fast trip based on historical documents which now i need to check out useful bonuses are the glossary and diagram showing the layout of the ship's sails well done i


  • Andy.com

    Download Reader Î Hell Around the Horn Kindle Edition ☆ Rick spilman Hell Around the HornI highly recommend this book it gives a very accurate picture of what life was like on a windjammer Even though it is historical fiction it is based around a real ships logs from that time period Of the men who sailed those ships it is certainly true to say 'they don't make them like that any'


  • Gregory Lamb

    Download Reader Î Hell Around the Horn Kindle Edition ☆ Rick spilman Hell Around the HornSpilman built a story from a collection of well researched authentic experiences For the reader interested in what it must have been like to travel around Cape Horn in the days of sail this is an informative read on parr with Richard Henry Dana and Two Years Before the Mast


  • J.G. Follansbee

    Download Reader Î Hell Around the Horn Kindle Edition ☆ Rick spilman Hell Around the HornThis review originally appeared on Joe Follansbee's blogIn the midst of reading Rick Spilman’s fine first novel Hell Around the Horn I learned that the replica tall ship HMS Bounty was lost on October 29 in Hurricane Sandy along with two of her crew As I read the terror filled scenes of the fictional ship Lady Rebecca struggling against the storms of Cape Horn I considered whether the thoughts of Captain James Barker mirrored those of HMS Bounty’s master Robin Walbridge Barker lives the ideal of perseverance that given enough luck courage and raw will a person or a ship can survive anything If Walbridge believed in the same things something in the euation went terribly wrong for him and his shipSpilman a naval arc


  • V.E. Ulett

    Download Reader Î Hell Around the Horn Kindle Edition ☆ Rick spilman Hell Around the HornIn the early 1900s part owner and merchant captain James Barker contracts to sail a load of coal from Cardiff Wales to Pisagua Chile Aboard the Lady Rebecca a windjammer vessel that was the pinnacle of sailing technology for speed and seaworthiness Captain Barker embarks with nineteen seamen his wife and their young children and his wife’s brother as a second officer Author Spilman offers a realistic story of the challenges of life at sea during the eventful journey of the Lady Rebecca around Cape Horn in one of the worst winters in history The accidents and illness that befall the ship’s people accurately portray the way many seafarers lost their lives than were ever killed in maritime conflictsSpilman follows his adventure set during the last days of sail with a highly interesting narrative of the real personages ships and voyages that inspired his novel A useful glossary of sailing and sea terminology is provided for arm