America's Privateer tells the story of Lynx, a ship with two lives that sailed in two different centuries. Mr. Robinson has vividly told the tale of Lynx, both past and present, in "America's Privateer": from it's life in the War of 1812 to the new modern privateer with a new job to do. The Lynx sails up and down America's coasts teaching young people about sailing a privateer and the history of the War of 1812. A respected historian and literary stylist, Mr. Robinson has written an informative and moving "sea yearn for a contemporary audience. This engaging story, accompanied by over 190 photographs, maps, and painting, is for every reader, sailor and landlubber alike.