Home » The Abel Mutiny by Allen Meece
The Abel Mutiny Allen Meece

The Abel Mutiny

Allen Meece

Published January 22nd 2010
ISBN :
Kindle Edition
112 pages
Enter the sum

 About the Book 

The Kindle version of The Abel Mutiny novel is about a sailor coming of age on board a destroyer at war in the Tonkin Gulf in 1968. He learns that his government is secretly fomenting war with a sovereign nation and he is not allowed to say anythingMoreThe Kindle version of The Abel Mutiny novel is about a sailor coming of age on board a destroyer at war in the Tonkin Gulf in 1968. He learns that his government is secretly fomenting war with a sovereign nation and he is not allowed to say anything about it upon penalty of imprisonment by the Military Code of (In)Justice.He and a few crew members feel trapped by involuntary military servitude but are unable to break out of their moral paralysis until one sailor is sent to the notorious Long Binh Jail, to be broken in spirit.They perform mutiny on a US warship and, following the advice of a chessmaster-member, they take the ship where the Navy cannot go: into the dreaded Tonkin Gulf.