Author Julian Stockwin has a new novel which is now available for pre-order in the UK in hardcover, Conquest. It is due for release on 9 June 2011. It is due to be released in the US in October 2011
Victory at the Battle of Trafalgar removed the spectre of invasion and England is now free to seek conquests and colonies in the furthest reaches of the world.
Captain Kydd joins an expedition to take Dutch-held Cape Town, a strategic imperative to secure the rich trade-route to India. But even if the British can defeat the enemy and take possession of the capital, there is still more fighting to be done.
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