This is a thrilling new military adventure for Captain Jack Crossman.Captain 'Fancy Jack' Crossman has been sent to New Zealand, where the Maori Wars are in progress. His remit is to map the bush country and to set up a network of spies. During conflict he finds that the Maori are an honourable and formidable enemy. However, nefarious Europeans are at work, enriching themselves as land agents.Jack becomes entangled with one of these agents, the brother of his lifetime burden Private Harry Wynter, and is in danger of being sucked down into a morass of evil affairs. When the final revelation comes, Jack realises just how heinous these crimes are, and he must hunt down and destroy these monstrous elements...He wrote to Jane, telling her to take a ship out to Australia, and thence to the fartheroff New Zealand shores. Go to Auckland, he wrote, and I will meet you there. The thoughtof being reunited with his beloved Jane after so many years apartanbsp;...
|Author||:||Garry Douglas Kilworth|
|Publisher||:||Hachette UK - 2013-03-21|