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The Voyage of the Destiny
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Arcade Pub
Publication date February 18, 2003
Pages 387
Binding Hardcover
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9781559706469
ISBN-10 1559706465
Dimensions 1.50 by 6.25 by 9.50 in.
Weight 1.55 lbs.
Availability§ Publisher Out of Stock Indefinitely
Original list price $24.95
§As reported by publisher
Summaries and Reviews
Summary
A fascinating fictional portrait of Sir Walter Raleigh follows the soldier, explorer, adventurer, and favorite of Queen Elizabeth of one final quest in search of gold, encountering Spanish forces, mutiny, court intrigue, disease, and pirates along the way and recalling his own storied rise from humble origins to the English court.
Amazon.com description: Product Description: Sir Walter Raleighósoldier, explorer, adventurer, lover of Queen Elizabethóemerges from the pages of history and myth, full-blooded, passionate, and profoundly human. After unjustly languishing for years in the Tower, Raleigh undertakes one final voyage in search of gold. On his doomed quest he contends with Spanish forces, mutiny, pirates, court intrigue, and disease, all under the shadow of the executionerís blade awaiting him back home. Along the way, he also recounts his storied rise from humble origins into the Virgin Queenís favor and courtóand ultimately her bed. This powerful and action-packed novel breathes life into the most dazzling yet most enigmatic of Elizabethans.

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Hardcover
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from Arcade Pub (February 18, 2003)
9781559706469 | details & prices | 387 pages | 6.25 × 9.50 × 1.50 in. | 1.55 lbs | List price $24.95
About: The fictional private journal of Sir Walter Raleigh details his relationship with Queen Elizabeth I, his voyages and explorations, his family and friends, and, above all, the Elizabethan period in which he lived.
Paperback
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from Arcade Pub (April 18, 2011)
9781611452815 | details & prices | 400 pages | List price $23.95
Reprint edition from Arcade Pub (February 12, 2004)
9781559706957 | details & prices | 5.75 × 9.00 × 1.25 in. | 1.12 lbs | List price $13.95
About: A fascinating fictional portrait of Sir Walter Raleigh follows the soldier, explorer, adventurer, and favorite of Queen Elizabeth of one final quest in search of gold, encountering Spanish forces, mutiny, court intrigue, disease, and pirates along the way and recalling his own storied rise from humble origins to the English court.

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