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Jack Absolute

  • 320 Pages
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Thomas Dunne Books
Action & Adventure, Historical - General, Fiction / Historical, American Historical Fiction, Fiction, Fiction - Historical, British, Historical fiction, Illuminati, Middle Atlantic S
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9699237M
ISBN 100312358229
ISBN 139780312358228

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So one could say the book was a bit formulaic but Mr. Humphrey's writing is full /5(64). Jack Absolute is the first book in an historical fiction series set during the American revolution that features the swashbuckling rogue hero, Jack Absolute, known as a charming womanizer, cavalry officer and the blood brother of a Mohawk leader.

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The hero Jack Absolute started life as a character in Richard Brinsley Sheridan's play The Rivals, and Humphreys, who once played Jack onstage, transformed him into a swashbuckling soldier and spy in his previous novel, Jack Absolute (), to which the current book is a prequel.

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One of the previous reviewers compared the character of Jack, taken from Sheridan's play THE RIVALS, with the bully Flashman of Hughes's novel TOM BROWN'S SCHOOL DAYS. A new historical adventure series starring the dashing Jack Absolute that has already been called "the finest historical novels since O'Brian." (Good Book Guide UK) In Jack Absolute, the charming lover in Sheridan's comedy The Rivals, is famous throughout London.

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I would have been sad to leave Jack and his world, if I didn’t have ‘The Blooding of Jack Absolute’ waiting to be read, and that should be a treat as it’s a prequel to this book.

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The Jack Absolute book series by C.C. Humphreys includes books Jack Absolute, The Blooding of Jack Absolute, and Absolute Honour. See the complete Jack Absolute series book list in order, box sets or omnibus editions, and companion titles.

Jack Absolute by C. Humphreys,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(). Absolute Honor Book Summary: Returning to England from his tour of duty in America, Jack Absolute hopes to reconnect with his friend's beautiful cousin but finds himself betrayed and wrongfully accused of treason, and his life is further complicated by an assassination attempt on King George and espionage activities within the Jacobite court.

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Jack Absolute. The year is As the war for American independence rages across the sea, London is swept off its feet by Jack Absolute, the dashing rogue in Richard Sheridan's comedy The Rivals. That is, until the real Jack Absolute, former captain of the 16th Light Dragoons, returns after years abroad to discover this slander of his reputation.“Jack Absolute is one of those characters that sticks with you; he is smart, he always seems to find a way out of the worst situations and he has a faithful sidekick.

So one could say the book was a bit formulaic but Mr. Humphrey's writing is full .Description “Jack escapes death more often than James Bond An exciting romp!” – Sunday Telegraph (UK) Blooded on the battlefields of Canada, fresh from a winter spent in a voluptuous widow’s bed, the dashing Jack Absolute has every reason to feel life only gets better when the ship returning him to England captures a rich prize.