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At the Point of a Cutlass: The Pirate

Capture, Bold Escape, and Lonely

Exile of Philip Ashton

by Gregory Flemming


ForeEdge Trade Books

Everybody loves pirate stories, and I knew this one was an original as soon as I read the proposal. Greg Flemming spent years researching and writing this story of a young Massachusetts fisherman kidnapped by pirate Edward Low in 1725. The manuscript that became At the Point of a Cutlass was a pleasure to work on, and the book spent six weeks on the Boston Globe bestseller list in the summer of 2014.

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