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By Robert N. Macomber

it is the 11th novel within the award-winning Honor sequence of historic maritime fiction. January 1889. German and American naval forces are engaged in an escalating disagreement in Samoa within the South Pacific. Warships are at conflict stations. Naval reinforcements from either international locations are at the method. the clicking in Berlin, Hamburg, Washington, and San Francisco is looking for nationwide honor to be defended. At any minute, open battle may possibly erupt. All it's going to take is one spark. President Grover Cleveland orders Commander Peter Wake, place of work of Naval Intelligence, to clandestinely accomplish one in all issues: both in some way hinder all-out warfare among Germany and the USA, or win it decisively on the outset to avoid strive against from spreading all over the world. bobbing up with an admittedly makeshift plan alongside the way in which, Wake enlists the aid of an not going trio he encounters within the Pacific: a Hawaiian artillery officer, a renegade Methodist minister, and a gorgeous widow. regrettably for Wake—and unbeknownst to him—each of them has his or her personal explanations for heading to Samoa. If he fails, hundreds of thousands the world over will die. it's a predicament correct out of today’s headlines: while do you go the road of civilized habit to in all probability store lives? How do you reside with the implications? Amidst this hassle, Wake comes to a decision to hire a repulsive tactic that leads to horror for a member of his crew, whatever he'll remorse for the remainder of his lifestyles. The intrigue is as lethal because the motion during this novel, which culminates in a single of the main major occasions in Pacific—and American—naval history.

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