The Raging of the Sea

Steven Jannaway, the son of war hero Frank Jannaway, joins the Royal Navy as a cadet and struggles up the promotional ladder, moving from the bridge of a destroyer in the Mediterranean to the pilot s cockpit of a carrier borne aircraft flying night patrols over the Malacca Strait Urging him along the way is an admiral s daughter, Julietta, who is the perfect wife for an aSteven Jannaway, the son of war hero Frank Jannaway, joins the Royal Navy as a cadet and struggles up the promotional ladder, moving from the bridge of a destroyer in the Mediterranean to the pilot s cockpit of a carrier borne aircraft flying night patrols over the Malacca Strait Urging him along the way is an admiral s daughter, Julietta, who is the perfect wife for an ambitious young officer But Steven tires of the political infighting and the race for promotion, and whatever success he achieves is not without high emotional cost to him as well as the woman he loves One of the best sea novels to appear in years Publishers Weekly A very fine, compelling, thoughtful novel Cleveland Plain Dealer
The Raging of the Sea Steven Jannaway the son of war hero Frank Jannaway joins the Royal Navy as a cadet and struggles up the promotional ladder moving from the bridge of a destroyer in the Mediterranean to the pilot s

  • Title: The Raging of the Sea
  • Author: Charles Gidley Wheeler
  • ISBN: 9780595363223
  • Page: 326
  • Format: Paperback
  • 1 thought on “The Raging of the Sea”

    1. A young man leaves his mother and disabled brother to embark on a career in the Navy. I thought the story, characters and writing were all excellent. The personal dramas were beautifully developed against the back drop of the unfulfilled early promise of the central character. The changing world and “chance driven” life that most people live was well evoked.If you are over 45 and are wondering where your life went this is probably a good book to have a look at.There were a few plot points th [...]

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