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The Sea-Hawk

Rafael Sabatini

Oliver Tressilian, a Cornish gentleman who helped defeat the Spanish Armada, is betrayed by his jealous half-brother. When the ship he is on is captured by the Spanish, he is made a galley slave. Freed from slavery by Barbary pirates, he joins up with them and becomes a follower of Islam and the scourge of European ships. Taking the name "Sakr-el-Bahr," or "The Hawk of the Sea," he swears vengeance against his brother. It is this desire for revenge that brings him back to the British shores where he is a wanted man.

Oliver Tressilian, a Cornish gentleman who helped defeat the Spanish Armada, is betrayed by his jealous half-brother. When the ship he is on is captured by the Spanish, he is made a galley slave. Freed from slavery by Barbary pirates, he joins up with them and becomes a follower of Islam and the scourge of European ships. Taking the name "Sakr-el-Bahr," or "The Hawk of the Sea," he swears vengeance against his brother. It is this desire for revenge that brings him back to the British shores where he is a wanted man.
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Genres:

Fiction

Description:

Oliver Tressilian, a Cornish gentleman who helped defeat the Spanish Armada, is betrayed by his jealous half-brother. When the ship he is on is captured by the Spanish, he is made a galley slave. Freed from slavery by Barbary pirates, he joins up with them and becomes a follower of Islam and the scourge of European ships. Taking the name "Sakr-el-Bahr," or "The Hawk of the Sea," he swears vengeance against his brother. It is this desire for revenge that brings him back to the British shores where he is a wanted man.

Language:

English

Narrators:

John Bolen

Length:

11h 20m


Chapters

Free Sample

05:00

Introduction
Introduction

07:57


Part 1, Chapter 1
Part 1, Chapter 1

19:10


Part 1, Chapter 2
Part 1, Chapter 2

21:30


Part 1, Chapter 3
Part 1, Chapter 3

19:57


Part 1, Chapter 4
Part 1, Chapter 4

19:46


Part 1, Chapter 5
Part 1, Chapter 5

20:14


Part 1, Chapter 6
Part 1, Chapter 6

27:05


Part 1, Chapter 7
Part 1, Chapter 7

13:01


Part 1, Chapter 8
Part 1, Chapter 8

17:13


Part 2, Chapter 1
Part 2, Chapter 1

17:37


Part 2, Chapter 2
Part 2, Chapter 2

35:08


Part 2, Chapter 3
Part 2, Chapter 3

07:34


Part 2, Chapter 4
Part 2, Chapter 4

29:56


Part 2, Chapter 5
Part 2, Chapter 5

15:10


Part 2, Chapter 6
Part 2, Chapter 6

13:44


Part 2, Chapter 7
Part 2, Chapter 7

16:21


Part 2, Chapter 8
Part 2, Chapter 8

20:33


Part 2, Chapter 9
Part 2, Chapter 9

21:32


Part 2, Chapter 10
Part 2, Chapter 10

31:03


Part 2, Chapter 11
Part 2, Chapter 11

35:37


Part 2, Chapter 12
Part 2, Chapter 12

20:31


Part 2, Chapter 13
Part 2, Chapter 13

19:12


Part 2, Chapter 14
Part 2, Chapter 14

19:33


Part 2, Chapter 15
Part 2, Chapter 15

18:45


Part 2, Chapter 16
Part 2, Chapter 16

15:40


Part 2, Chapter 17
Part 2, Chapter 17

08:43


Part 2, Chapter 18
Part 2, Chapter 18

25:48


Part 2, Chapter 19
Part 2, Chapter 19

23:29


Part 2, Chapter 20
Part 2, Chapter 20

12:59


Part 2, Chapter 21
Part 2, Chapter 21

13:39


Part 2, Chapter 22
Part 2, Chapter 22

22:33


Part 2, Chapter 23
Part 2, Chapter 23

12:39


Part 2, Chapter 24
Part 2, Chapter 24

18:20


Part 2, Chapter 25
Part 2, Chapter 25

27:52


Part 2, Chapter 26
Part 2, Chapter 26

10:02


Part 2, Chapter 27
Part 2, Chapter 27

00:32