The Vast Machine
Tense drama aboard a slave ship
Take a voyage to the 18th century, a time when slave ships sailed the seas and danger was all around. Following an attempted slave rebellion, the crew of the Perisher find themselves close to death. The Vast Machine is a thrilling drama that will place you at the heart of the storm. Brace yourself for a wild ride. Not recommended for children under 13.
"…seething with feeling…dark…vivid...the divide between commerce and compassion is made abundantly clear, as is the deserved torment of these sailors, flailing in an inferno of moral retribution."