The final part of Golding's "Sea Trilogy". A decrepit man-of-war is on the last stretch of its voyage to Sydney, blown off course and battered by wind, storm and ice. After a risky operation to reset its foremast with red-hot metal, an unseen fire is smouldering below decks.
Author: William Golding
Title: Fire Down Below
Series: To the Ends of the Earth
First Published by: Farrar, Straus, Giroux