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Sackett's land

After discovering six gold Roman coins buried in the mud of the Devil's Dyke, Barnabas Sackett enthusiastically invests in goods that he will offer for trade in America. But Sackett has a powerful enemy: Rupert Genester, nephew of an earl, wants him dead. A battlefield promise made to Sackett's father threatens Genester's inheritance. So on the eve of his departure for America, Sackett is attacked and thrown into the hold of a pirate ship. Genester's orders are for him to disappear into the waters of the Atlantic. But after managing to escape, Sackett makes his way to the Carolina coast. He sees in the raw, abundant land the promise of a bright future. But before that dream can be realized, he must first return to England and discover the secret of his father's legacy. From the Paperback edition.

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  • "During the early-seventeenth-century a spirited and adventurous farmer and hunter leaves his native England to seek his fortune in the new land of America."
  • "Son of a feared fighting man, Barnabas Sackett inherited his father's fiery temper, sense of justice, and warrior skills. Declared an outlaw in his native England, Barnabas set his daring sights on the opportunities of the New World. The ruthless piracy of the open seas and the unknown dangers of the savage American wilderness lay before him. And so did the thrill of discovery and the chance to establish a bold new future, if he survived."
  • "After discovering six gold Roman coins buried in the mud of the Devil's Dyke, Barnabas Sackett enthusiastically invests in goods that he will offer for trade in America. But Sackett has a powerful enemy: Rupert Genester, nephew of an earl, wants him dead. A battlefield promise made to Sackett's father threatens Genester's inheritance. So on the eve of his departure for America, Sackett is attacked and thrown into the hold of a pirate ship. Genester's orders are for him to disappear into the waters of the Atlantic. But after managing to escape, Sackett makes his way to the Carolina coast. He sees in the raw, abundant land the promise of a bright future. But before that dream can be realized, he must first return to England and discover the secret of his father's legacy. From the Paperback edition."@en
  • "Declared an outlaw in his native England, Barnabas Sackett set his sights on the opportunities of the New World. The ruthless piracy of the open seas and the unknown dangers of the savage American wilderness lay before him. And so did the thrill of discovery and the chance to establish a bold new future if he survived."
  • "A long-time drifter, William Tell Sackett hungers for a place to settle down and build a life. His search takes him to a ghost trail that leads to a secluded and very beautiful valley holding a fortune in gold. Meeting Angie Kerry, a woman as courageous and resourceful as she is beautiful, Tell begins to dream of a home in the untamed valley. But, knowing that dangerous men would follow him there looking for gold, Tell is forced to preserve his claim and his life in ways that could drive Angie away forever."
  • "A long-time drifter, William Tell Sackett hungers for a place to settle down and build a life. His search takes him to a ghost trail that leads to a secluded and very beautiful valley holding a fortune in gold. Meeting Angie Kerry, a woman as courageous and resourceful as she is beautiful, Tell begins to dream of a home in the untamed valley. But, knowing that dangerous men would follow him there looking for gold, Tell is forced to preserve his claim and his life in ways that could drive Angie away forever."@en
  • "The adventures of members of the Sackett family in the frontier West."
  • "The adventures of members of the Sackett family in the frontier West."@en
  • "Son of a feared fighting man, Barabas Sachett inherited his father's fiery temper, sense of justice and warrior skills. Declared an outlaw in his native England, Barnabas set his daring sights on the opportunities of the New World."@en
  • "This is the first half of the story of Barnabus, the patriarch of the Sackett clan, and his migration to North America in 1600. His saga begins when he discovers a purse of gold coins in the mud of Devil's Dyke in Finland. On the run from English authorities, he meets and marries Abigail Tempany, the daughter of a sea captain. Nick Bardle, the master of a merchant vessel, the Jolly Jack, is half pirate, ready to take any advantage of any activity promising a profit. He shanghais Barnabus, intending to lose him overboard somewhere en route to the Indies. Barnabus proves too good a seaman to waste, and his murder is delayed too long. He and others escape and travel inland."@en
  • "An adventure set in 17th century England and America. Barnabas Sackett, a young English yeoman with a thirst for adventure, sets out on a trading voyage to the New World and returns triumphant to England, after many perils and hardships, determined to go back to American and make his life there."
  • "Barnabas Sackett flees Elizabethan London, and comes face-to-face with peril in the American wilderness."
  • "During the early seventeenth century, Barnabas Sackett is declared an outlaw in his native England and flees his homeland to seek adventure and fortune in the new land of America.t--Novelist."
  • "Son of a feared fighting man, Barnabas Sackett inherited his father's fiery temper, sense of justice and warrior skills. Declared an outlaw in his native England, Barnabas set his daring sights on the opportunities of the New World. The ruthless piracy of the open seas and the unknown dangers of the savage American wilderness lay before him. And so did the thrill of discovery and the chance to establish a bold new future if he survived."
  • "In the early seventeenth century, English outlaw John Barnabas Sackett leaves his native country to seek adventure and his fortune in the new land of America."
  • "The first of 16 novels chronicling an American family over several generations. British actor John Curless narrates this first volume, as told by Barnabas Sackett, a seventeenth-century farmer in the North Country fens who becomes branded an outlaw and seeks freedom and justice in a new land. Curless brings raw emotion and excitement into a story full of swordplay, intrigue, romance, and high-seas adventure. This unabridged recording is exceptionally good due to Curless's masterful reading and L'Amour's swashbuckling tale of friendship, loyalty and the quest for a better life."@en
  • "An adventure set in 17th century England and America. Barnabas Sackett, a young English yeoman with a thirst for adventure, sets out on a trading voyage to the New World and returns triumphant to England, after many perils and hardships, determined to go back to America and make his life there."
  • "Barnabas Sackett, a small landowner in Elizabethan England, antagonizes the heir to an earldom and is forced to flee his native land for the wilds of the New World."

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  • "Adventure"
  • "Western stories"
  • "Western stories"@en
  • "Western"
  • "Historical fiction"
  • "History"
  • "Electronic books"@en
  • "Large type books"@en
  • "Fiction"@en
  • "Fiction"

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  • "SACKETT'S LAND : WESTERN : WMSRL"
  • "Sackett's land"@en
  • "Sackett's land"
  • "Sacketts Land"
  • "Sackett [dt.] Western-Roman"
  • "Sackett's land / WESTERN"@en
  • "Sackett / WESTERN"@en
  • "Sackett's Land"
  • "Sackett's Land"@en
  • "Sackett's land : a novel"
  • "Sackett's land [large print]"
  • "Sackett's Land ; [a novel]"

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