The Pirates! In an Adventure with Napoleon

The Pirates! In an Adventure with Napoleon

Gideon Defoe


After adventures with Charles Darwin, Captain Ahab, and Karl Marx, The Pirate Captain faces off opposed to his toughest—though no longer his biggest—challenge but: Napoleon Bonaparte.
 
Bruised from a crushing unhappiness on the Pirate of the 12 months Awards, the Pirate Captain comes to a decision that it’s time for a occupation switch. sooner than lengthy, his unswerving workforce, a lot to their dismay, locate themselves en path to St. Helena, a bleak speck of an island one thousand miles from anyplace. however the Captain’s plan for a quiet lifestyles rearing bees is interrupted by way of the coming of one other customer to the island—the lately deposed Napoleon Bonaparte. Is the island’s twenty-eight mile circumference large enough to comprise of history’s maximum egos? Has the Pirate Captain eventually met his fit? And who has the simplest hat?  once more, Gideon Defoe has given us a thrilling, swashbuckling story of lavish tea events, making plans laws, and uncooked political ambition.

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