By William B. McCloskey
William McCloskey is again and higher than ever in Warriors, the powerful new prequel to Highliners, Breakers, and Raiders. lengthy earlier than Hank Crawford arrived within the waters of Ketchikan, his companions and compatriots have been already in love with its shores.
Following the ultimate, crushing moments of worldwide conflict II, jap officer Kiyoshi Tsurifune, Sergeant Jones Henry, and Resistance fighter Swede Scorden fight to regain normalcy and any touch with the shimmering, fish-filled sea. misplaced honor, fallen pals, their cultural identities long gone within the wake of a nuclear blast—these fishermen-turned-soldiers have far to head until eventually they regain the waters during which they suppose so much at home.
But as each one unearths his method to the bays of Alaska—Jones as fisherman, Swede longing for paintings within the cannery, Kiyoshi an envoy for the japanese trade—things aren’t as gentle as that they had dreamed. a brand new union demands a strike in the course of the top of the salmon season, and costly new engine boats are changing the sails and oars fishermen like Jones Henry have depended on for years. Plus, unhealed wounds make the looming deal among Alaskan fishermen and jap dealers painful for lots of. at the back of each dialog, the query looms: Will those war-torn males ever locate their peace again?
Sweeping and robust, just like the pull of the sea, Warriors is a unique that can’t be placed down and that may by no means be forgotten.
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Warriors: A Novel (Highliners) by William B. McCloskey