A portrait of J. D. Davies

J. D. Davies

J. D. Davies is the prolific author of historical naval adventures. He is also one of the foremost authorities on the seventeenth-century navy, which brings a high level of historical detail to his fiction, namely his Matthew Quinton series. He has written widely on the subject, most recently Kings of the Sea: Charles II, James II and the Royal Navy, and won the Samuel Pepys Award in 2009 with Pepys’s Navy: Ships, Men and Warfare, 1649-1689.

Books by J. D. Davies

Gentleman Captain
Mountain of Gold
Blast that tears the skies
Lion of Midnight
Battle of All The Ages
Rage of Fortune
Deaths Bright Angel
The Devil Upon the Wave
Ensign Royal
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