Ramages Prize (The Lord Ramage Novels, #5)

Ramages Prize (The Lord Ramage Novels, #5) The West Indian Bases Are Desperate Post Vessels A Vital Communications Link Between England And The West Indies In The War Against France Are Mysteriously Disappearing And No Packets Have Arrived With Orders In Months Were The Privateers Out In Full Force Again Had Napoleon S Navy A Secret New Weapon Lieutenant Lord Nicholas Ramage Sets Out From Jamaica To Discover What Treachery Is Threatening To Throw The British Navy Into Chaos. They did it They got rid of some of thesilly, yet charming quirks of the series, and I really don t like it Without some of hisoutrageous and over the top aspects Ramage is just another Age of Sail adventure hero I m not giving up on the series yet, but I am a bit disappointed right now Plus, I cannot stop reading now that we re finally leaving Yorke behind He was a good character, but I actually prefer it when Ramage only has himself and his seamen to look to for help.Anyway, l They did it They got rid of some of thesilly, yet charming quirks of the series, and I really don t like it Without some of hisoutrageous and over the top aspects Ramage is just another Age of Sail adventure hero I m not giving up on the series yet, but I am a bit disappointed right now Plus, I
This book begins with an Author s note that this story is based on true events.This story begins with Ramage in Jamaica during hurricane season He receives a letter from Sir Pilcher with an offer On the Jamaica Station promotion is rapid for those who are favored Ramage would never be in Pilcher s favored circle Originally Ramage had come to the Caribbean with secret orders from the First Lord of the Admiralty, and that insured that he would never be one of Pilcher s favorites Ramage had lo This book begins with an Author s note that this story is based on true events.This story begins with Ramage in Jama
This is another excellent novel in the Ramage series by Dudley Pope Although it lacks much in the way of battles at sea, the novelthan makes up for it with treachery, mystery and intrigue.Having lost his brig, HMS Triton, in the previous novel, Lt Ramage finds himself without a command For the past year, the British postal service s postal packets have been disappearing at an increasingly alarming rate, thereby effectively cutting off communications between London and the Caribbean comm This is another excellent novel in the Ramage series by Dudley Pope Although it lacks much in the way of battles at sea, the novelthan makes up for it with treachery, mystery and intrigue.Having lost his brig, HMS Triton, in the previous novel, Lt Ramage finds himself without a command For the past year, the British postal service s postal packets have been disappearing at an increasingly alarming rate, thereby effectively cutting off communications between London and the Caribbean command Although this is attributed to captures by French privateers, the fact of the matter is that far fewer privateers are operating in Caribbean waters Lt Ramage, at the direction of the First Lord of the Admiralty in London with discovering the cause of the missing packets and putting a halt to the losses Together with a handpicked crew from the old Triton along with the master So
Ramages Prize Dudley Pope Ramage is sent to investigate why the mail packets from the West Indies are being lost Not one of popes best Used toswashbuckling adventures than this one Gave it3 stars Rampage is one lucky LieutenantDudley Pope s Ramage boulevard a rollicking good read, but the hero seems to be entirely too lucky by far Every time he is in danger, there is some sort of near miraculous escape. The first of the Ramage books all of which are exciting and well written The Ramage series ranks 3rd with me behind Hornblower and Bolitho for age of sail excitement Ramage is just a little too good and nothing is impossible.. This one was a bit of a mystery story What was happening to the mail packets from England to the Caribbean The French are taking them but the question is how are they being so successful at and that is what Ramage is giving the job of doing I won t say what happens, but will say it was exciting. An interesting look at the wiles of old time seafaring. Enjoyed Ramage takes a voyage in a Post Office Packet to investigate losses to French privateers will he ever get another ship Another good Pope adventure .

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  • Paperback
  • 350 pages
  • Ramages Prize (The Lord Ramage Novels, #5)
  • Dudley Pope
  • English
  • 27 October 2017
  • 0935526803