In 1945, the 15-year-old Ronald Morris joined the Mercury, a training ship for boys under the command of C.B.
Fry, the famous cricketer. But his rule was only notional; in reality it was run by his wife.
This is the story of how one extraordinary woman came to rule a ship with a rod of iron.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 171 pages
- Publisher: The History Press Ltd
- Publication Date: 01/01/1980
- Category: Biography: general
- ISBN: 9780750937108
- Paperback from £7.95