"M. Kei has a fine grip on his period and his sailing details, and has produced a book which can stand comparison with C. S. Forester's Hornblower series.
--Speak Its Name
About the Author
M. Kei is a tall ship sailor and award-winning poet who lives on the Eastern Shore of the Chesapeake Bay. He served his apprenticeship aboard a skipjack, one of the last vessels in North America to fish commercially under sail. He currently crews with a tall ship that is a replica of a 17th century vessel and has experienced the perils and pleasures of life with "wooden sail."
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