The Merchant, the Janissary and the Corsair: A tale of the 16th Century struggle for control of the Mediterranean Sea

The Merchant, the Janissary and the Corsair: A tale of the 16th Century struggle for control of the Mediterranean Sea

by Randall E. Moore

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Overview

An epic tale of a man who was kidnapped as a boy and trained to become an elite fighter for the Ottoman Empire: a Janissary. Because of tumultuous events in his life he finds himself switching sides and once again embraces his Christian name and heritage to become a citizen of the Republic of Venice. He becomes quite wealthy and after rescuing his true love, marries her and starts a family. His newfound prominence demands risk it all for the fate of the Republic. The novel climaxes at the Battle of Lepanto, the greatest sea battle the world had ever seen.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781548803230
Publisher: CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date: 11/18/2017
Pages: 478
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.96(d)

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