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The Children of the New Forest

Frederick Marryat

Publisher: Good Press

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In 'The Children of the New Forest' by Frederick Marryat, readers are transported back to 17th century England during the English Civil War. The novel follows the adventures of the children of Colonel Beverley, who are orphaned and forced to live in the New Forest to escape their Royalist enemies. Marryat's lyrical prose and vivid descriptions create a compelling narrative that captures the essence of historical fiction. The themes of loyalty, survival, and family bond are central to the story, making it a timeless classic in English literature. The book's rich historical context and well-developed characters provide readers with a glimpse into a tumultuous period in British history. Marryat's writing style is engaging and accessible, making it suitable for readers of all ages. Fans of historical fiction will appreciate the attention to detail and authenticity in 'The Children of the New Forest.' Frederick Marryat's own experiences as a naval officer influenced his writing, adding depth and credibility to the novel's historical accuracy. I highly recommend this book to anyone interested in English history and captivating storytelling.
Available since: 10/04/2023.
Print length: 267 pages.

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