“This action-crammed, historically factual novel . . . is a rousing read,
ably researched by Hoover” Publishers Weekly.
Barbados and Jamaica 1648. The lush and deadly Caribbean paradise, domain of rebels and slaveholders, of bawds and buccaneers. Colonists fight a wishful war for freedom against England.
Idea points: Slavery, slaves, Caribbean, sugar, sugar mill, buccaneers, pirates, Barbados, Jamaica, Spanish Empire, Port Royal, Barbados.