The Barbary Pirates
An Ethan Gage AdventureLarge Print - 2010
During Napoleon’s reign, American adventurer Ethan Gage is in a desperate race with the Barbary pirates—and with his nemesis Aurora Somerset—to rediscover and control the mirror of Archimedes, an ancient super-weapon that legend contends burned a Roman fleet. (Historical adventure). Simultaneous.
“William Dietrich is a born stylist, moving characters around on an historical chessboard with the assured hand of a master novelist firing on all cylinders. Ethan Gage is a wiry, battle-scarred hero, with great decency, who rings absolutely true.”
—Steve Berry, New York Times bestselling author of The Jefferson Key
“William Dietrich...should be read by anyone who loves adventure at its grandest, or humor both smart and sharp, or romance with a wild heart.”
—James Rollins, New York Times bestselling author of The Devil Colony
New York Times bestselling author William Dietrich is back with another rollicking adventure in the popular Ethan Gage series, following Napoleon’s Pyramids, The Rosetta Key, and The Dakota Cypher. From the man Library Journal calls “a leader among historical novelists” comes a grand adventure, featuring a hero as memorable as Indiana Jones or George MacDonald Fraser’s Sir Harry Flashman.
During Napoleon's reign, American adventurer Ethan Gage is in a desperate race with the Barbary pirates to rediscover and control the Mirror of Archimedes, an ancient super-weapon that legend contends burned a Roman fleet.