'A tremendous piece of dramatic narrative description-as thrilling a yarn as you are likely to pick up-Magnificent' Sunday Times
A sea-story of vivid adventures. In Hazard is set on board the British ship
Archimedes which is bound for the Far East from Norfolk, Virginia, via
the Panama Canal. When the crew suddenly find themselves in the middle
of a violent hurricane, the book becomes an absorbing study of who
different men behave when faced with danger.
“To take the same subject as Conrad in Typhoon would be foolhardy if it were not so triumphantly justified”