For readers of Game of Thrones, Ken Follett, and Clive Cussler:
An epic adventure spanning land and sea...
Time and distance...
Courage, revenge, and everything in between.
saw his father executed in battle. He spent his youth avenging that
death. And now Henry 'Hal' Courtney is a man with a ship – and a family –
of his own.
But fate has not finished with Hal. On a voyage along
the eastern shore of Africa, a powerful enemy abducts his wife, the
fearless warrior Judith… and with her, Hal's unborn child. For Hal, a
man all too familiar with loss, there is only one way forward: He must
track his nemesis across desert and ocean, through the slave markets of
Zanzibar and the dangerous waters of the coast, in pursuit of the woman
he loves, the child he sired, and the glorious destiny that awaits him.
with action and suspense, heroism and heartache, this unforgettable
novel proves once more that Wilbur Smith is the world's greatest