A voyage back to the seventeenth century and life on dangerous seas. In Tim Severin's fourth Pirate adventure, Privateer, Hector Lynch must escape a desert island and evade treacherous mercenaries to find his wife.
Tim Severin, explorer, filmmaker, and lecturer, has retraced the storied journeys of Saint Brendan the Navigator, Sindbad the Sailor, Jason and the Argonauts, Ulysses, Genghis Khan and Robinson Crusoe. His books about these expeditions are classics of exploration and travel. He made his historical fiction debut with the hugely successful Viking series, followed by the Pirate and Saxon series. This novel returns to the Pirate series, and the world of Hector Lynch. www.timseverin.net