This is Richard Hardin Davis's 1902 work, ''Captain Macklin: His Memoirs''. Upon his return to the US, a young Macklin must decide whether to settle down or continue with a life of adventure and mischief. This interesting, exciting, and often hilarious story is highly recommended for those looking for a thoroughly entertaining read, and it is not to be missed by fans and collectors of Davis's work. Richard Harding Davis (1864 - 1916) was an American journalist and author. Many vintage texts such as this are increasingly scarce and expensive, and it is with this in mind that we are republishing this book now, in an affordable, high-quality, modern edition. It comes complete with a specially commissioned biography of the author.