Britannia’s Reach (PB) – Historic Naval Fiction

Antoine Vanner has just released the second book in The Dawlish Chronicles, Britannia\’s Reach. It is now available in paperback worldwide.

It\’s November 1879 and on a broad river deep in the heart of South America, a flotilla of paddle steamers thrashes slowly upstream. It is laden with troops, horses and artillery, and intent on conquest and revenge. Ahead lies a commercial empire that was wrested from a British consortium in a bloody revolution. Now the investors are determined to recoup their losses and are funding a vicious war to do so. Nicholas Dawlish, is playing a leading role in the expedition. But as brutal land and river battles mark its progress upriver, and as both sides inflict and endure ever greater suffering, stalemate threatens. And Dawlish finds himself forced to make a terrible ethical choice if he is to return to Britain with some shreds of integrity remaining…

via Britannia’s Reach (PB) – Historic Naval Fiction.

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