It is 1802 and with peace declared, Aubrey's trade vanishes at a stroke.
Meanwhile, Maturin's career blossoms as an Admiralty spy.
A fateful meeting at a society ball.
Jack and Stephen flee from the bailiffs.
Capture by a French privateer.
Jack is given command of a secret weapon.
Revenge on the French.
Mutiny off the French coast.
Jack runs aground.
Jack turns his back on love.
The Spanish treasure ships.