The White Cockade
John Regan Trilogy Book One
By Alexander Cordell
A thrilling historical adventure from the bestselling author of Rape of the Fair Country, first published in 1970 and now available as an eBook
An enthralling story of high adventure, ambush and pursuit, plot and
counterplot during the ill-fated United Irishmen Rebellion of 1798.
When seventeen-year-old John Regan takes on a mission entrusted
to him by his dying father, he rides through an Ireland seething with
danger with more than just his own life in his hands.
The first in a trilogy of books set in 18th century Ireland, from the bestselling
author of Rape of the Fair Country.
Alexander Cordell was born in Ceylon in 1914, was educated mainly in China and joined the army in 1932. After WWII, during which he served in France, he became a civil servant, spending three years in Hong Kong.
He wrote more than thirty novels including the highly acclaimed 'Mortymer Trilogy' - The Rape of the Fair Country, The Hosts of Rebecca and Song of the Earth. He died on 13 November 1997 aged eighty-three
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- Publication date:
07 Aug 2014
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Hodder & Stoughton