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by Kent, Alexander.

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TitleThe only victor : Richard Bolitho, book 20
Author / Responsible partyKent, Alexander.
GenreSea stories, Historical fiction.
TopicsSea stories, Historical fiction. Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815 -- Fiction. Great Britain -- History, Naval -- 19th century -- Fiction. Bolitho, Richard (Fictitious character) -- Fiction.
Intended AudienceAdult
PublisherVisAbility Ltd.


February 1806: Vice-Admiral Sir Richard Bolitho carries the news of Trafalgar to southern Africa, where he is to aid British ground forces in any way he can to retake Cape Town from the Dutch. Impatient to be home, Bolitho decides yet again that the boldest measures are best, and proves to the army that brave men do not die in vain.

Additional Information

System control numberS14004
Original Print PublisherLondon : Heinemann, 1990.
Series statementBook 20 of the Richard Bolitho series
Series statement (Book 1 of Series Title)Book 20 of the Richard Bolitho series
NarratorMichael Jayston.
Narrator NameMichael Jayston.
Participant or performer noteMichael Jayston.
Narrators GenderMale narrator