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A fascinating insight into the world of contemporary piracy and a remarkable man s journey to fight it CITADEL is straight from the pages of a Boy s Own novel but it s worth remembering that it s a true story Jordan Wylie takes us on a journey to places most of us will never see, and thankfully so A riveting tale of swashbuckling, war and banditry on the high seas in the modern era LEVISON WOOD Explorer, Photographer and WriterThe scourge of piracy continues around the globe and this is an action packed account from a man who has been at the sharp end many times ADMIRAL JAMES STAVRIDIS, US Navy Retired NATO Supreme Allied Commander From the streets of Blackpool to the Badlands of the Horn of Africa a compelling, full throttle story of one man s fight against st century piracy TIM MARSHALL International Bestselling AuthorAn inspiring and gritty real life adventure for readers ofSoldier SpyandA Captain s Dutyby Captain Phillips One of the best first hand accounts of fighting piracy off Somalia, from a man who isno stranger to danger Phil Campion Ex SAS, best selling author and Sky News presenterJordan Wylie, a young man from a tough area of Blackpool where kids like him often went off the rails, chose a life in the armyHe saw service in Iraq and learned to cope with the horrors he d witnessed, then suffered an injury that blocked any chance of climbing up the military ladder But an old army colleague suggested he join a security team on a tanker in YemenEx servicemen were offered dazzling salaries and James Bond lifestyles between jobs protecting the super tankers carrying consumer goods to Europe and the US However, for the men tempted to go, the price they paid was the claustrophobia and isolation of life on board and the ever present possibility of death skimming towards them across the vast, lonely blue sea Jordan was one of these menInCitadel, he writes the first account of these dangerous years from someone at the front A young soldier from the backstreets of Blackpool, he was determined to make the most of his life, but unsure of the way forward To his surprise, he found his answers in the perilous waters of Pirate Alley An action packed and fascinating read from a fellow Blackpool lad and good friend highly recommended Brian The Lion Rose, Former WBO Intercontinental British Champion

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