Commander Charles Hayden is called upon to captain the HMS Themis. The ship is tasked with escorting valuable supplies to Admiral Hood, who is locked in a bitter fight with the French navy for control of the Mediterranean island of Corsica.
Master and Commander Charles Hayden returns in the riveting new seafaring adventure from the bestselling author. 1794, the height of the French Revolution. Charles sets off aboard an ill-fated ship with orders to destroy a French frigate and to gather intelligence from a royalist spy. But the enemy has been lying in wait for him, and so begins a dangerous chase.